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We watch so you don’t have to! A podcast in which we watch TV and then offer our judgments. From the people who bring you The Incomparable.
240: Doctor Who S10E02 Review: “Smile”
Apr 22 • 44 min
Doctor Who Series 10, Episode 2 - 🙂 The Doctor and Bill just pop out for a moment while the kettle is boiling to explore a future space colony with no people, lots of robots, emojis for communication, and a deadly secret. Did the episode’s scant plot (and…
239: Doctor Who S10E1 Review: “The Pilot”
Apr 16 • 62 min
Doctor Who Series 10, Episode 1 - Doctor Who is back! And we’re here to break down the season premiere, in which we meet Bill Potts, the newest companion. How is her entry into the TARDIS different from other companions? What are the Doctor and Nardole up…
238: Arrow S5E18 Review: “Disbanded”
Mar 31 • 49 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 18 - We’re breaking up the band…so we can get the band back together! Team Speedy Arrowcast is on hand to discuss the varying natures of brotherhood, what exactly it takes to get a room around here, and important parallels between…
237: The Flash S3E18 Review: “Abra Kadabra”
Mar 30 • 35 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 18 - The magic is back on this week’s episode of “The Flash”. At least Moze tries in earnest to convince Tony and Lisa. The episode presented a nice change of pace. Team Flash faced new challenges this week as Abra Kadabra…
236: Arrow S5E17 Review: “Kapiushon”
Mar 24 • 59 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 17 - To Russia, comrades! This week’s flashback-heavy episode follows past Oliver carrying out his vendetta against Kovar, while in the present he is tormented by Prometheus. We discuss the troubling portrayal of torture, the weird…
235: The Flash S3E17 Review: “Duet”
Mar 23 • 40 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 17 - The long awaited musical crossover episode arrives. Lisa, Tony, and special guest Jess Viator discuss musicals, this episode, and the impact on the season as whole. Host Tony Sindelar and Lisa Schmeiser with Jess Viator.
234: Supergirl S2E15 Review: “Exodus”
Mar 20 • 43 min
Supergirl Season 2 Episode 15 - Immigration, deportation, and spaceships! (Edited by Seth Heasley!) Host Trish Matson with Alan Yu.
233: Arrow S5E16 Review: “Checkmate”
Mar 17 • 50 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 16 - Prometheus is officially unmasked this week, and things ratchet up a notch. So, naturally, team Speedy Arrowcast isn’t done with outlandish theories. We don our silk kimono to discuss why you don’t bring the villain’s wife to…
232: The Flash S3E16 Review: “Into the Speed Force”
Mar 16 • 29 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 16 - Away we go to visit “The Speed Force” again with Barry and company. Not pulling any punches, Lisa, Tony and Moze are having a hard time with the trajectory this season. We take a time out to discuss our dreams for the…
231: The Expanse Season 2 Midterm Check-In
Mar 13 • 63 min
The Expanse Season 2, Episodes 3-7 - We’re back with a check-in on the midpoint of season 2 of The Expanse! How did the big climax fit in the middle of a season? What might be coming next? Why are we excited to see Jared Harris? Host Jason Snell with Joe…
230: Supergirl S2E13-14 Reviews: “Mr. & Mrs. Mxyzptlk” and “Homecoming”
Mar 13 • 92 min
Supergirl Season 2 Episodes 13 and 14 - Kltpzyxm! Dean Cain! Two more “Supergirl” episodes are reviewed by our crack panel of listeners. Host Dan Drusch with Jess Viator, Scott Grizzle and Alan Yu.
229: The Flash S3E15 Review: “The Wrath of Savitar”
Mar 9 • 42 min
The Flash, Season 3 Episode 15 - It is time for the big bad Savitar to return to Central City and the team isn’t ready for him. However, it may be a plot problem. And your Flashcast team has a moment of catharsis over what has happened to the Flash team…
228: Arrow S5E15 Review: “Fighting Fire with Fire”
Mar 8 • 61 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 15 - It’s Crackpot Theory week at the Speedy Arrowcast, and at least one of our panelists is buying them in bulk. We discuss supervillain reveals (and the head fakes that keep them fresh), loose plot threads galore, and a truly…
227: The Flash S3E14 Review: “Attack on Central City”
Mar 2 • 52 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 14 - The gang is back and ready to see how Central City did against an army of Super Gorillas. Was this episode a CG love fest or just an Earth-19 Friendship Day? And join us in the after show as we brainstorm our new business…
226: Supergirl S2E11-12 Reviews: “The Martian Chronicles” and “Luthors”
Feb 27 • 14 min
Supergirl Season 2, Episodes 11-12 - White and green martians! Lucy Luthor’s family loyalty, tested! Our all-Incomparable listener panel breaks it all down. Host Trish Matson with Mandy Self and Michael Gabriel.
225: Voltron: Legendary Defender S2 review
Feb 26 • 67 min
Voltron: Legendary Defender Season 2 - The second season of Voltron on Netflix dropped on Netflix in January. Last time around our panel was smitten with the re-envisioning of the ’80s anime adaptation. Are the five robot lions and their fractious pilots…
224: Arrow S5E14 Review: “The Sin-Eater”
Feb 24 • 51 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 14 - This week, a trio of female villains menaces Star City. We discuss important topics like villain nomenclature, taking out the trash with extreme prejudice, and whether or not Oliver Queen’s administration deserves to be…
223: The Flash S3E13 Review: “Attack on Gorilla City”
Feb 23 • 46 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 13 - Your cryptograph invitation has arrived! It is time to finally explore the deep jungle that is Gorilla City. Join us for the monkey business in this first part of the Grodd saga. Host Philip Mozolak and Tony Sindelar with…
222: Supergirl S2E9-10 Review: “Supergirl Lives” and “We Can Be Heroes”
Feb 18 • 42 min
Supergirl Season 2 episodes 9 and 10 - Our listener-staffed Supergirl Supercast returns. Kara goes through a Stargate! Alien intrigue! And Livewire returns. Host Trish Matson and Dan Drusch with Scott Grizzle and Seth Heasley.
221: Arrow S5E13 Review: “Spectre of the Gun”
Feb 17 • 64 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 13 - A very special episode of Arrow calls for a very special guest: with Moltz on guard duty at Lian Yu, we pull in the Flash Flashcast’s Philip Mozolak to discuss the weighty issues of gun control and gun rights, Oliver Queen as…
220: Arrow S5E12 Review: “Bratva”
Feb 10 • 59 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 12 - And it’s back to Russia for the first time in a few years, as Team Arrow tracks down General Walker and his stolen nuclear device. We discuss questionable moral decisions—like dating the reporter covering your…
219: The Flash S3E12 Review: “Untouchable”
Feb 9 • 28 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 12 - The gang is here to discuss the “unnecessary and awesome” things we saw on this week’s “The Flash.” Team Flash is racing against the clock to save Iris from dying via a metahuman’s deadly touch. (Uh, what was that bad…
218: The Expanse S2E1-2 Review: “Safe” and “Doors and Corners”
Feb 4 • 51 min
The Expanse season 2 episodes 1-2 - The Expanse is back and so is our review of the first two episodes of season two! Book comparisons, space politics, and sudden murders! Host Jason Snell with Aleen Simms, Tony Sindelar and Dan Moren.
217: Arrow S5E11 Review: “Second Chances”
Feb 3 • 63 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 11 - How do you solve a problem like finding a new Black Canary? Well, if you’re Team Arrow, a convenient metahuman drops right in your lap. This week, the Speedy Arrowcast gets its own second chance, as we talk about important…
216: The Flash S3E11 Review: “Dead or Alive”
Feb 2 • 38 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 11 - This week Kid Flash finally gets a front-page story thanks to Iris’s “bulletproof” reporting. Cisco goes toe-to-toe with a “collector” from Earth-19 that is returning H.R. Wells to face justice for world-hopping. And even…
215: Supergirl S2E7-8 Reviews: “The Darkest Place” and “Medusa”
Feb 1 • 13 min
Supergirl Season 2, Episodes 7-8 - Our listener-generated “Supergirl” reviews continue with this episode, catching up with “The Darkest Place” and “Medusa” from November. Host Nils the Red with Mandy Self, Trish Matson and Dan Drusch.
214: Arrow S5E10 Review: “Who Are You?”
Jan 27 • 56 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 10 - Team Speedy Arrowcast is shaking off the mothballs this week, returning to combat Prometheus at full strength. Important discussions include the death of poor Detective Whatshisname, our appreciation for the acquired taste…
213: The Flash Review: S3E10 “Borrowing Problems from the Future”
Jan 27 • 50 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 10 - The break is over and it is time to time travel…again. Join Lisa, Tony and Moze for the journey. Barry is tormented by his vision of the future where Iris is murdered by Savitar. When a criminal named Plunder shows up in…
212: Doctor Who review: “The Return of Doctor Mysterio”
Dec 25, 2016 • 40 min
Doctor Who 2016 Christmas Special - After a year’s absence, “Doctor Who” returns with a new Christmas special. This is a very Doctor Who take on superheroes, with fun and farce and baby monitors and brains with eyes along the way. Recorded on Christmas…
211: The Flash S3E7-9 Reviews
Dec 12, 2016 • 60 min
The Flash Season 3, Episodes 7-9 - The Flashcast is back at long last with a look at the final three episodes before the holiday break! Crossovers! Draco Malfoy! And much more. Host Lisa Schmeiser with Tony Sindelar and David J. Loehr.
210: Greetings from the Uncanny Valley: “Westworld” S1E10
Dec 10, 2016 • 52 min
“Westworld” Season 1, Episode 10 - In which Kelly and Don record a quick reaction show moments after the episode ended, only to go most of an hour anyway. You know. Real quick like. Host Kelly Guimont with Don Melton.
209: Greetings from the Uncanny Valley: “Westworld” S1E9
Nov 30, 2016 • 77 min
“Westworld” Season 1, Episode 9 - In which Kelly’s Episode Nine On HBO Theory is exquisitely disproven. Don and Kelly discuss the latest happenings both in the park and in HQ, and ponder What It All Means for the season finale. Host Kelly Guimont with Don…
208: Greetings from the Uncanny Valley: “Westworld” S1E8
Nov 25, 2016 • 91 min
“Westworld” Season 1, Episode 8 - Not a lot happened in an episode where a lot happened! Kelly has a theory about The Magical Ninth Episode On HBO. Don tries to keep the show on track since Kelly forgets to introduce herself after being excited to have a…
207: Supergirl S2E5-6 review: “Crossfire” and “Changing”
Nov 24, 2016 • 47 min
Supergirl season 2 episodes 5-6 - Turn and face the strange! Lots of ch-ch-changes going on in National City. Lisa Schmeiser and our panel of podcast listeners have a recap! Thanks to Seth Hensley for editing. Host Lisa Schmeiser with Dov Frankel, Michael…
206: Supergirl S2E3-4 Review: “Welcome to Earth” and “Visitors”
Nov 19, 2016 • 13 min
Supergirl Season 2 Episodes 3-4 - The Supergirl Supercast returns for a second installment! In these episodes Lynda Carter comes to town, we explore the alien underbelly of National City, and get to know Mon-El a lot better. Plus there are surprise alien…
205: The Flash S3E5 Review: “Shade”
Nov 17, 2016 • 40 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 6 - When Wally starts having dreams about being Kid Flash, Barry realizes he has to tell Wally, Iris and Joe about what happened to Wally in Flashpoint in order to keep him safe. Lisa, Tony and Moze try to make sense on where…
204: Greetings from the Uncanny Valley: “Westworld” S1E6-7
Nov 16, 2016 • 72 min
“Westworld” Season 1, Episodes 6-7 - Kelly and Don return with a breakdown of the two latest mindblowing episodes of HBO’s “Westworld.” Host Kelly Guimont with Don Melton.
203: Greetings from the Uncanny Valley: “Westworld” S1E1-5
Nov 16, 2016 • 84 min
Westworld Season 1, Episodes 1-5 - Greetings from the Uncanny Valley! In this first episode, Kelly and Don bring you theories and speculation from the first half of this “Westworld” season. Host Kelly Guimont with Don Melton.
202: Supergirl S2E1-2 Review: “The Adventures of Supergirl”, “The Last Children of Krypton”
Nov 4, 2016 • 47 min
Supergirl season 2, episodes 1-2 - Lisa Schmeiser is joined by a panel of Incomparable listeners (Ashley Pinder, Dov Frankel, Trish Matson, and Scott Grizzle) to break down the first two episodes of the second season of “Supergirl.” Host Lisa Schmeiser…
201: The Flash S3E5 Review: “Monster”
Nov 3, 2016 • 42 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 5 - Timeline restored! The gang is back and talking “Monster.” Desperate to understand what is happening to her, Caitlin visits her mother, Dr. Tannhauser, a renowned biomedical researcher, in the hopes that her mother can…
200: The Flash: S3E2-4 Reviews
Oct 29, 2016 • 63 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 4 - As your favorite team deals with the wormholes of scheduling, Tony and Moze take on the three most recent episodes of The Flash. Host Tony Sindelar with Philip Mozolak.
199: Arrow S5E3 Review: “A Matter of Trust”
Oct 21, 2016 • 55 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 3 - The new team continues to gel this week, and we discuss SCPD’s training regimen, the state of news networks and journalism in Star City, and an appearance by one of our favorites from seasons gone by. (Spoiler: It’s not Biff.)…
198: Arrow S5E2 Review: “The Recruits”
Oct 14, 2016 • 45 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 2 - The Green Arrow recruits a new team, and team Speedy Arrowcast is on hand to discuss questionable training methods (and their provenance), Oliver’s superpower of changing clothes quickly, and just how long it takes one to…
197: Luke Cage Rewind: Episodes 1-3
Oct 10, 2016 • 69 min
Luke Cage Season 1, Episode 1-3 - The Harlem ruckus has begun and Luke Cage is at the center of it. James, Tony and Moze work on unpacking this Marvel property that so far has not disappointed. Join us as we cover the first three episodes of this powerful…
196: The Flash S3E1 Review: “Flashpoint”
Oct 7, 2016 • 59 min
The Flash Season 3, Episode 1 - Lisa, Tony and Jason are back like they always have been. Nothing has changed right? Barry is living his dream life - his parents are alive, he’s asked Iris West on a date and he can finally be a normal guy as Central City…
195: Arrow S5E1 Review: “Legacy”
Oct 7, 2016 • 55 min
Arrow Season 5, Episode 1 - Unlike our friends in Star City, this team stays together. Team Speedy Arrowcast is back for another season! We have plenty of important topics for discussion in this opener, including things you maybe shouldn’t do as mayor,…
194: “Mr. Robot” Season 2 wrap-up review
Sep 29, 2016 • 83 min
“Mr. Robot” season 2 wrap - We put the rest of the second season of “Mr. Robot” in the ground and review the season as a whole. Host Jason Snell with Philip Mozolak and Dan Moren.
193: Batman University: “Mad Love” with James Thomson
Sep 1, 2016 • 49 min
Batman: “Mad Love” - Tony and James discuss the episode “Mad Love.” Host Tony Sindelar with James Thomson.
192: Preacher Season 1 Rewind
Aug 25, 2016 • 67 min
Preacher Season 1 - Have you heard the good news? James and Moze will tell you about a man from a little town with a big voice. Sit down for a spell as we discuss the first season of Preacher. Host Philip Mozolak and James Thomson.
191: Flashcast Summer Session: Justice League: “A Better World”
Aug 24, 2016 • 33 min
FlashCast Summer Session: Justice League: A Better World - In an alternate reality, a version of the Justice League known as the Justice Lords discovers the League’s world and plot to take it over. Host Lisa Schmeiser and Tony Sindelar with Philip Mozolak.
190: Flashcast Summer Session: Justice League: The Brave and the Bold
Aug 13, 2016 • 35 min
Justice League Season 1, Episodes 11-12 - Central City is under the rule of Grodd, who plans on attacking Gorilla City with missiles. As Flash confronts the maniacal ape the team races to stop the destruction. Next Summer Session will be “Justice League”…
189: Batman University: “Perchance to Dream” with Shannon Sudderth
Aug 11, 2016 • 36 min
Batman: “Perchance to Dream” - Tony and Shannon discuss the episode “Perchance to Dream.” Host Tony Sindelar with Shannon Sudderth.
188: Mr. Robot review: eps2.1-2.3
Aug 10, 2016 • 50 min
Mr. Robot season 2 episodes 2.1 through 2.3 - Jason and Moze get caught up on the whirlwind of events that are the next three hours of “Mr. Robot”, “k3rnel-pan1c”, “init_1”, and “logic-b0mb”. Joanna Wellick’s paralyzing gesture to prove she’s not a…
187: “Stranger Things”: Season 1 review
Aug 6, 2016 • 69 min
The first season of “Stranger Things.” - Grab your Wrist Rockets and toast some Eggos—it’s time to talk Stranger Things! Even though only one of our panel was alive when the show takes place, we talk ’80s influences, our favorite characters, theories…
186: Batman University: “Love is a Croc” with Guy English
Aug 4, 2016 • 38 min
Batman: “Love is a Croc” - Tony and Guy discuss the episode “Love is a Croc.” Host Tony Sindelar with Guy English.
185: Batman University: “Shadow of the Bat” with Aleen Simms
Jul 28, 2016 • 49 min
Batman the Animated Series “Shadow of the Bat” - Tony and Aleen discuss the episode “Shadow of the Bat.” Host Tony Sindelar with Aleen Simms.
184: Batman University: “Feat of Clay” with Joe Rosensteel
Jul 21, 2016 • 63 min
Batman the Animated Series “Feat of Clay” - Tony and Joe discuss the episode “Feat of Clay.” Host Tony Sindelar with Joe Rosensteel.
183: Mr. Robot review: “eps2.0_unm4sk.tc” (part 1 and 2)
Jul 19, 2016 • 48 min
Mr. Robot Season 2, Episode 1 - Mr. Robot is back for a second mind-melting season. This is our take on the two-hour season two premiere. Is Leon real? Is Ray real? Is Ray’s dog real? Is anyone real? Oh yeah, this show is already in our heads. Host Jason…
182: Batman University: “P.O.V.” with Sam Einhorn
Jul 14, 2016 • 34 min
Batman the Animated Series “P.O.V.” - Tony and Sam discuss the episode “P.O.V.” with a lengthy discussion of The Question and Renee Montoya. Host Tony Sindelar with Sam Einhorn.
181: Daredevil Rewind S2E13: “A Cold Day in Hell’s Kitchen”
Jul 13, 2016 • 43 min
Daredevil Season 2, Episode 13 - The finale of Daredevil is here and we give our eulogies to so many dead ninjas. Join us as we look into our crystal ball of predictions for the street level Marvel Universe. Host Philip Mozolak with Jason Snell and James…
180: Voltron: Legendary Defender
Jul 10, 2016 • 69 min
Voltron - Five fearless space explorers vault into the unknown—to review the Netflix/Dreamworks reboot of the ’80s classic anime Americanization, Voltron: Legendary Defender. The producers said they wanted to make the revival better than longtime fans…
179: Batman University: “Showdown” with Jeremy Goldstein
Jul 7, 2016 • 25 min
Batman the Animated Series “Showdown” - Tony and Jeremy talk about “Showdown” featuring Jonah Hex! Host Tony Sindelar with Jeremy Goldstein.
178: Batman University: “Zatanna” with Lisa Schmeiser
Jun 30, 2016 • 44 min
Batman: The Animated Series - “Zatanna” - In the inaugural episode of TeeVee’s coverage of “Batman: The Animated Series,” Tony and Lisa discuss “Zatanna” and other Batman related topics. If you want to subscribe to a feed featuring only this series, it’s…
177: Game of Thrones S6E10 review: “The Winds of Winter”
Jun 27, 2016 • 87 min
Game of Thrones Season 6 finale - It’s here! The season 6 finale. And not much happened, except for a whole bunch of things we’ve been waiting weeks, or years, or the entire show to happen! We break it all down and consider the season as a whole. Host…
176: Flashcast Summer Session: “Flashpoint Paradox”
Jun 25, 2016 • 58 min
The Flashpoint Paradox - As promised, the Flash team brings you the first of our summer sessions. Summer Homework 2: Justice League 14&15 “The Brave and the Bold” Summer Homework 3: Justice League 37-38 “A Better World” Summer Homework 4: Justice League…
175: Game of Thrones S6E9 review: “Battle of the Bastards”
Jun 20, 2016 • 49 min
This year’s version of the one with the big thing! - They fight. Also, some fire-breathing dragons. Host Jason Snell with Monty Ashley and Brian Hamilton.
174: Game of Thrones S6E8 review: “No One”
Jun 13, 2016 • 54 min
A girl is Season 6, Episode 8 - Season six keeps barreling ahead, and in this episode we visit Braavos for a resolution of the House of Black & White storyline, a reintroduction to the Brotherhood Without Banners, some drinking and comedy in Mereen, a…
173: Daredevil Rewind: Season 2, Episodes 10-12
Jun 12, 2016 • 62 min
Daredevil Rewind Season 2, Episodes 10-12 - This episode brings Tony Sindelar to the kitchen to converse frankly about what has happened to this season of “Daredevil.” We all agree ninjas are awesome. However, is there a point of diminishing returns…
172: Game of Thrones S6E7 review: “The Broken Man”
Jun 6, 2016 • 60 min
Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 7 - This week the story continues to hurtle forward, with a shocking reveal in a cold open and a visit from Septon Ian McShane. Plus Jon Snow and his band of advisers embark on their goodwill tour of the north. And Yara…
171: Game of Thrones S6E6 Review: “Blood of My Blood”
May 30, 2016 • 43 min
Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 6 - “Game of Thrones” pushes characters out of their comfort zones in this episode, as Arya decides whether she really wants to be an assassin, Samwell decides whether his father is even worth appeasing, and Tommen…
170: The Flash S2E23 Review: “The Race Of His Life”
May 28, 2016 • 65 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 23 - The finale is here and Barry vows to stop Zoom after learning Zoom’s true plans. Join us as we reveal our thoughts on this packed episode and the season as a whole. Plus, we offer our crystal-ball predictions. Want a way…
169: Arrow S4E23 Review: “Schism”
May 27, 2016 • 63 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 23 - Another season in the bag. Just like our panelists. As we wrap up the Oliver vs. Damien Darhk grudge match, we discuss untimely Ghost attacks, anticlimactic punch ups, and just how much we are going to miss the sparkling joy…
168: Game of Thrones S6E5 Review: “Door”
May 23, 2016 • 56 min
Game of Thrones season 6, episode 5 - Another huge episode of “Game of Thrones” features doors being closed and opened, women getting down to business and speaking truth to their former protectors, the origin story of both the White Walkers and Hodor, and…
167: Daredevil Rewind: Season 2, Episode 7-9
May 21, 2016 • 52 min
Daredevil Season 2, Episodes 7-9 - The courtroom action drama that just won’t quit with special investigator James Thomson. In this episode we cover “Semper Fidelis,” “Guilty as Sin” and “Seven Minutes in Heaven.” NINJAS! Host Philip Mozolak with James…
166: Arrow S4E22 Review: “Lost in the Flood”
May 20, 2016 • 49 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 22 - Family drama rules the roost this week, with a Smoak-Kuttler reunion and Oliver trying to rescue Thea. We discuss the limitation of suburban subdevelopment sets, why supervillains should really just kill people when they have…
165: The Flash S2E22 Review: “Invincible”
May 19, 2016 • 43 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 22 - After Zoom unleashes an army of Earth-2 meta-humans on Central City, Barry is shaken when he sees their leader is the Black Canary’s Earth-2 doppelganger, the Black Siren. Meanwhile, Wally takes to the streets to help The…
164: Game of Thrones S6E4 review: “Book of the Stranger”
May 16, 2016 • 62 min
Game of Thrones season 6, episode 4 - A family reunion! Diplomatic compromises! Ramsay eating an apple! Special guest Aleen Simms joins Brian to recap this week’s “Game of Thrones.” What is the High Sparrow’s long game? Why can’t the show runners stop…
163: The Flash S2E21 Review: “The Runaway Dinosaur”
May 14, 2016 • 45 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 21 - Surprise! We’re back early with our review of this special episode. With Barry gone, the team must figure out a way to handle the return of an old enemy: Girder. Realizing the zombified Girder is retracing his steps from…
162: Arrow S4E21 Review: “Monument Point”
May 13, 2016 • 58 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 21 - This week, we grit our teeth and let the hand-wavey technology do its thing, discuss whether you really need to run for mayor to get access to City Hall, and discuss exactly whether our favorite (possibly?) departed political…
161: Arrow S4E20 Review: “Genesis”
May 9, 2016 • 49 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 20 - Everybody gets the weekend off (including us)! We discuss Thea’s unwise relationship with Totally Not Evil Alex, Dig and Lyla’s choice of mobile homes, and Oliver’s latest Defense against the Dark Arts teacher. We also try to…
160: Game of Thrones S6E3 review: “Oathbreaker”
May 9, 2016 • 56 min
Game of Thrones season 6 episode 3 - Life after death! Action flashbacks! Surprising returns of characters not seen for years! And Varys waving a very large fan. Jason and Monty are back to break down everything in this week’s “Game of Thrones.” Host…
159: Daredevil Rewind: Season 2, Episodes 4-6
May 7, 2016 • 55 min
Daredevil Season 2, Episode 4-6 - Back from working hard on simultaneous adventures and work, Moze and Don wrap their hands for a three round fight in the kitchen. This episode covers a crucial triptych arch in the Daredevil saga. Host Philip Mozolak and…
158: The Flash S2E19-20 Review: “Back to Normal” and “Rupture”
May 7, 2016 • 45 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 19-20 - Barry still has no speed and feels incomplete. Zoom arrives back on Earth 1 intent on taking over Central City. Barry and Wells come up with a plan to stop Zoom once and for all, but it’s extremely dangerous. Unsure if…
157: Game of Thrones S6E2 Review: “Home”
May 2, 2016 • 64 min
Here’s Johnny! - We know it’s a shocker, but he’s back! We refer, of course, to Bran Stark, who is warging and time-warping from a deep hole, right next to Hodor. Also we break down who’s in charge in King’s Landing, Mereen, Braavos, Winterfell, the Iron…
156: Arrow S4E19 Review: “Canary Cry”
Apr 29, 2016 • 34 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 19 - Don’t blame yourself this week—that’s left to our characters. Laurel Lance may not live on, but there’s still a Black Canary out and about. We discuss how an ace high school student can tinker with Cisco’s tech, the chances of…
155: Game of Thrones S6E1 Review: “The Red Woman”
Apr 25, 2016 • 59 min
Game of Thrones season 6 premiere - “Game of Thrones” is back with another scene-setting premiere episode. Featuring eight different locations, this is not an episode with any narrative momentum, but it does remind you about all of the pieces on the board…
154: The Flash S2E17-18 Review: “Flash Back” and “Versus Zoom”
Apr 23, 2016 • 46 min
The Flash Season 2, Episodes 17-18 - Two Flashcasts in one! After the shocking revelation that Zoom is Jay Garrick, Barry is more determined than ever to get back to Earth-2 to stop Zoom forever. Then in “Versus Zoom,” Barry believes he is fast enough to…
153: Arrow S4E18 Review: “Eleven-Fifty-Nine”
Apr 14, 2016 • 51 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 18 - Better late than never. (Or perhaps, given this episode, better late than…”the late.”) We discuss poor idol labeling, the impossibility of searching prison book carts, and the questionable obtuseness of certain hospital staff.…
152: Daredevil Rewind S2E3: “New York’s Finest”
Apr 9, 2016 • 28 min
Daredevil Season 2, Episode 3 - Trapped face-to-face with the Punisher, Daredevil wrestles with the morality of vigilante justice. Meanwhile, Foggy and Karen work to save the firm. James, Jason and Moze try out their best legal Kung Fu to break down this…
151: Daredevil S2E2 Rewind: “Dogs to a Gunfight”
Apr 3, 2016 • 39 min
Daredevil Season 2, Episode 2 - Join us a we sweep up some broken glass, because it looks like no one else in this episode will. As Murdock recovers from an attack, Foggy and Karen fight to protect their new client from both the law and the Kitchen’s…
150: Arrow S4E17 Review: “Beacon of Hope”
Mar 31, 2016 • 54 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 17 - Bee-ware the bee puns on this week’s episode! It’s a week of adult discussions, pop culture references, and you know what, just all out fun. We talk questionable lair security, how to explain your decommissioned lair to your…
149: Arrow S4E16 Review: “Broken Hearts”
Mar 29, 2016 • 44 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 16 - After a slightly longer than expected hiatus, Team Speedy Arrowcast is back! Issues this week include the driving of artificial wedges between characters, the return of a meh antagonist, and the fly-by-night justice system of…
148: Daredevil S2E1 Rewind: “Bang”
Mar 28, 2016 • 55 min
Daredevil Season 2, Episode 1 - Happy St. Matty’s Day! Daredevil is back with a “Bang!” Join us in our discussion and breakdown of the Man Without Fear this season. Host Philip Mozolak with Don Melton and James Thomson.
147: The Flash S2E16 review: “Trajectory”
Mar 26, 2016 • 35 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 16 - The gang is back from hiatus! Having arrived in town intent on creating maximum chaos, Trajectory’s antics are misinterpreted as having been perpetrated by The Flash himself. Barry must quickly uncover the mystery of the…
146: Arrow S4E15 Review: “Taken”
Feb 27, 2016 • 44 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 15 - Throw another superhero on the barbecue! Mari McCabe, aka Vixen, makes her live-action debut, and we discuss how our favorite team should know that secrets are bad, our befuddlement over the peculiar geography of the DC…
145: The Flash S2E15 review: “King Shark”
Feb 26, 2016 • 44 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 15 - Who’s the big fish with the shredded pants that make the fans crazy? King Shark! And in another slightly interesting development, Zoom takes off his mask—which presents more questions than answers. Special Guest David J.…
144: Arrow S4E14 Review: “Code of Silence”
Feb 19, 2016 • 49 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 14 - It’s a sad day for the Speedy Arrowcast team, as they mourn the dear, departed—well, we’ll get there. Thea and Lance reinforce bad Ollie behavior, we speculate about the nature of “precision demolition,” and Team Arrow sure…
143: The Flash S2E14 review: “Escape from Earth-2”
Feb 19, 2016 • 42 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 14 - Lisa returns from Earth-2 to join Moze and Tony! Now the team races to find Zoom’s lair and asks for help from the most unexpected source. Meanwhile, back on Earth-1, Caitlin rushes to perfect Velocity 9 so that Jay can…
142: Legends of Tomorrow: Failure Analysis
Feb 17, 2016 • 57 min
Legends of Tomorrow season 1, episodes 3-4 - So we’re breaking up with “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow.” At least for now. In this final scheduled episode we discuss the problems with the show and why we’ll keep watching it, but probably while we’re also…
141: The Flash S2E12-E13 review: “Fast Lane” and “Welcome to Earth 2”
Feb 14, 2016 • 57 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 12-13 - Here comes another double dose of double episodes like a Doppelgänger do. Tony and Moze explore the Tarpit of Central City briefly, then make a jump on the speed cannon to welcome Earth 2 with open arms with an armful…
140: Arrow S4E13 Review: “Sins of the Father”
Feb 12, 2016 • 55 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 13 - In our latest episode, sponsored by the League of Assassins, there’s a power struggle brewing between Nyssa and Merlyn and our heroes are caught in the (literal) crossfire. We discuss Charlotte Ross’s killer scene, the League…
139: The Expanse S1E9-10 Review: “Critical Mass” and “Leviathan Wakes”
Feb 9, 2016 • 58 min
The Expanse Season 1, Episodes 9 -10 - The first season of “The Expanse” wraps up with an exciting conclusion! Except for some of the parts that were less exciting. We render our final verdict and look ahead to season two. Host Jason Snell with Aleen…
138: Arrow S4E12 Review: “Unchained”
Feb 5, 2016 • 56 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 12 - This episode is more overstuffed than the biggest Thanksgiving leftover sandwich you can imagine, and if you were hoping we could take that metaphor a little further, well, tune in. We also discuss Arrow’s technology Z team,…
137: Legends of Tomorrow S1E2 review: “Pilot, part 2”
Feb 3, 2016 • 57 min
Legends of Tomorrow S1E2 - Our all-star group of TeeVee panelists breaks down the second part of the “Legends of Tomorrow” pilot. A predicted death occurs! A Cheech & Chong movie almost breaks out! And what is Rip Hunter doing off-screen? Host Lisa…
136: Arrow S4E11 Review: “A.W.O.L.”
Jan 31, 2016 • 39 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 11 - Nothing better than a Diggle-centric episode, ‘cause a Diggle-centric episode got plenty of Diggle. In this case, two Diggles (but no Biff). This week we discuss the legacy of Amanda Waller, relatively smart villains of the…
135: The Expanse: S1E5-8 review
Jan 30, 2016 • 74 min
The Expanse season 1, episodes 5-8 - We’re back with a review of episodes 5-8 of “The Expanse,” leading up to the two-hour finale. From Earth to Ceres to the Rocinante, we’ve got our take on the misadventures of Holden and crew, Miller’s laconic…
134: The Flash S2E11 review: “Reverse Flash Returns”
Jan 29, 2016 • 35 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 11 - The man in the yellow suit makes his return to Central City, but how is Eobard Thawne even alive after being wiped from history?! Tony and Moze try to unravel a thick yellow thread. Host Tony Sindelar with Philip Mozolak.
133: Legends of Tomorrow S1E1 review: “Pilot, part 1”
Jan 23, 2016 • 43 min
Legends of Tomorrow season 1 episode 1 - What happens when a group of superheroes finally get together? This all-star podcast, of course. We discuss Rip Hunter, Dr. Stein’s roofie, and Captain and Tenille on this premiere edition of this legendary…
132: The Flash S2E10 review: “Potential Energy”
Jan 22, 2016 • 37 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 10 - Break time is over, and it’s time to get back to work! Now that they’ve grown closer, Barry considers telling Patty that he is The Flash. Meanwhile, Joe and Iris try to get to know Wally, and the team hunts down a…
131: Arrow S4E10 Review: “Blood Debt”
Jan 22, 2016 • 47 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 10 - Thanks to their bulletproof limousine, the Speedy Arrowcast crew is back with the midseason premiere. This week we discuss boneheaded superhero plans, going off the rails, and of course an update to our perennial favorite:…
130: The Expanse: S1E2-4 review
Dec 31, 2015 • 76 min
The Expanse season 1 episodes 2-4 - Our panel reconvenes to discuss the three most recent episodes of SyFy’s “The Expanse.” How’s the pacing? What’s the deal with the CGI animals and shots that go through air vents? And how does the show portray the…
129: Doctor Who review: “The Husbands of River Song”
Dec 25, 2015 • 43 min
Doctor Who 2015 Christmas Special - River Song returns, and this time gets to match wits with Peter Capaldi’s Doctor. Was this one of the most fun episodes of “Doctor Who” in ages, or is that the egg nog talking? In our sixth straight Christmas Night…
128: Jessica Jones Rewind: Episodes 9-13
Dec 17, 2015 • 78 min
Jessica Jones Season 1, Episodes 9-13 - Join us as we talk about the final five episodes of the first season of Jessica Jones! Killgrave takes over, the pacing gets weird and all hope seems lost. Host Aleen Simms with Justin Michael, Mikah Sargent and…
127: The Flash S2E9 review: “Running to Stand Still”
Dec 12, 2015 • 45 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 9 - When the Weather Wizard returns to break Leonard Snart and The Trickster out of Iron Heights, Barry must stop these rogues from taking over Central City during Christmas. Meanwhile, Joe and Iris meet Wally West at last!…
126: Arrow S4E9 Review: “Dark Waters”
Dec 11, 2015 • 57 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 9 - The Speedy Arrowcast is glad to be back to Star City business this week. Dan, Guy, and John discuss cage safety procedures, how not to propose to your girlfriend, and exactly how approval ratings work when you’re running…
125: Jessica Jones Rewind: Episodes 5-8
Dec 9, 2015 • 75 min
Jessica Jones Season 1, Episodes 5-8 - We’re here to talk about episodes 5-8 of Netflix’s “Jessica Jones”! We discuss the depth and breadth of Killgrave’s powers (and creepiness), talk about foiled kidnapping attempts, and speculate as to why Jeri and…
124: The Expanse S1E1 review: “Dulcinea”
Dec 9, 2015 • 79 min
The Expanse season 1 expectations - We discuss the first episode of “The Expanse,” which has premiered online and arrives on Syfy Dec. 14. In the first section of the show we discuss the first episode and some of our expectations as readers of the books…
123: Doctor Who S9E12 review: “Hell Bent”
Dec 5, 2015 • 84 min
Doctor Who series 9 finale - We’re back with the final Doctor Who Flashcast of the season! Everything we’ve been building to for the last 11 weeks has led to this. The Doctor has a bone to pick with the Time Lords. Who is the Hybrid? Familiar diners with…
122: Arrow S4E8 review: “Legends of Yesterday”
Dec 4, 2015 • 66 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 8 - Crossover week continues as special guests Jason Snell and Tony Sindelar join Guy and John for a discussion of part two of this week’s Flash-Arrow crossover event. How much do we not like Hawkguy? Are the Egyptian flashbacks…
121: The Flash S2E8 review: “Legends of Today”
Dec 4, 2015 • 60 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 8 - It’s crossover time! We welcome special guest Dan Moren from the Speedy Arrowcast as we cover the first part of this week’s Flash-Arrow crossover. Vandal Savage arrives in Central City and sets his sights on Kendra! Team…
120: Jessica Jones Rewind: Episodes 1-4
Dec 1, 2015 • 72 min
Jessica Jones Season 1, Episodes 1-4 - Our (large) panel is here to talk about the first four episodes of Netflix’s “Jessica Jones”! We discuss how it’s going so far, the show’s representation of women, Kilgrave’s name (how obvious!), and the sex scenes.…
119: Doctor Who S9E11 review: “Heaven Sent”
Nov 28, 2015 • 47 min
Doctor Who Season 9, Episode 11 - One night only! Peter Capaldi in the one-man show, “Doctor Who.” We break down part one of the season finale. Host Jason Snell with Philip Mozolak.
118: Doctor Who S9E10 Review: “Face the Raven”
Nov 21, 2015 • 56 min
Doctor Who Season 9, Episode 10 - Jason is joined by Chip Sudderth of the Two-Minute Time Lord podcast to discuss the dramatic (some might say traumatic) events of the latest episode of “Doctor Who.” Ashildr, Riggsy, hidden aliens, London urban fantasy,…
117: The Flash S2E7 review: “Gorilla Warfare”
Nov 21, 2015 • 43 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 7 - Grodd returns to Central City and kidnaps Caitlin. Barry and team race to find her before it’s too late. Meanwhile, Cisco plans his first date with the new barista at Jitters, Kendra Saunders, and Patty begins to suspect…
116: Arrow S4E7 Review: “Brotherhood”
Nov 20, 2015 • 65 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 7 - Join Dan, Guy, and John as they discuss the latest episode of Arrow, and such riveting topics as controlling people with evil macaroni and cheese, Data & Geordi doing science, and, of course, the flashback adventures of Biff…
115: Arrow S4E6 Review: “Lost Souls”
Nov 15, 2015 • 47 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 6 - Special guest star Philip Mozolak joins Guy and Dan to talk about the re-embiggening of Ray Palmer, industrial espionage, low-paying security guard gigs, magical mysticism, and of course one of the most badass women in the…
114: Doctor Who S9E9: “Sleep No More”
Nov 14, 2015 • 47 min
Doctor Who Season 9, Episode 9 - You shouldn’t listen to this podcast. We found this conversation about this week’s “Doctor Who” episode, “Sleep No More,” and present it as it was recorded. Your expectations will be undermined. The plot twists might be…
113: The Flash S2E6 review: “Enter Zoom”
Nov 14, 2015 • 51 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 6 - After recent events, Barry decides it’s time to confront Zoom and comes up with a dangerous plan. Caitlin sides with Jay, and deems it too dangerous for Barry to engage with the speed demon. However, Iris shows her support…
112: Doctor Who S9E8 review: “The Zygon Inversion”
Nov 7, 2015 • 43 min
Doctor Who season 9 episode 8 - This week’s “Doctor Who” culminates a plot not just from last week, but from the 50th anniversary episode, “Day of the Doctor.” Still, the most important thing in it may be Peter Capaldi’s one-man show, which doubles as a…
111: Arrow S4E5 Review: “Haunted”
Nov 6, 2015 • 55 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 5 - Who do you call when you absolutely, positively need to resurrect a character for an upcoming spinoff? Why, a chain-smoking master of the dark arts who himself has been resurrected from a dead TV series! Meanwhile, we vote for…
110: The Flash S2E5 review: “The Darkness and the Light”
Nov 6, 2015 • 44 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 5 - Barry learns a new breacher, Dr. Light, has come through the portal and sets off to capture her. Jay tells Barry that Dr. Light was not a threat on Earth-2 and that Barry can reason with her. However, during a fight with…
109: Doctor Who S9E7 review: “The Zygon Invasion”
Nov 1, 2015 • 57 min
Doctor Who series 9, episode 7 - Last seen in the 50th anniversay special, the Zygons return to duplicate people and invade the earth! Osgood and UNIT return! More sonic sunglasses and electric guitar! Dramatic invasions of Fakeistan and New Mexico!…
108: Arrow S4E4 Review: “Beyond Redemption”
Oct 30, 2015 • 51 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 4 - We have some concerns about the handling of finances in Star City, a new lair is located in some questionable real estate, and where do you keep your feral, back-from-the-dead sister if not in your apartment building’s…
107: The Flash S2E4 review: “The Fury of Firestorm”
Oct 30, 2015 • 40 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 4 - Barry and the team look for another Firestorm match for Dr. Stein. When the team meets Jefferson “Jax” Jackson, Caitlin has her reservations about whether Jax is the right match for Dr. Stein. Iris surprises Joe, while…
106: Doctor Who S9E6 review: “The Woman Who Lived”
Oct 25, 2015 • 46 min
Doctor Who series 9, episode 5 - Eyes of Hades, cowardly lions, and a familiar but enigmatic character named… me? The second of this bifurcated two-parter finds the Doctor teaming up with the Viking girl he made immortal and raises some interesting…
105: The Flash S2E3 review: “A Family of Rogues”
Oct 23, 2015 • 48 min
The Flash Season 2. Episode 3 - Now that Barry’s resolved his own family issues, it’s time for him to play super therapist to the super criminal family, the Snarts. Host Lisa Schmeiser with Philip Mozolak and Tony Sindelar.
104: Arrow S4E3 Review: “Restoration”
Oct 23, 2015 • 47 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 3 - This week it’s all about mending Dig and Ollie’s bromance, questioning Felicity’s machine gun discipline, and wondering what it is about hot tubs that makes everybody go feral. To subscribe to all our Arrow-related content,…
103: Doctor Who S9E5 review: “The Girl Who Died”
Oct 17, 2015 • 39 min
Doctor Who series 9, episode 5 - Enough TARDIS shenanigans! This episode is all about the Doctor and Clara saving a village of Vikings from an invading hoarde of… space vikings? Plus lots of interesting talk of immortality, identity, and responsibility,…
102: The Flash S2E2 review: “Flash of Two Worlds”
Oct 17, 2015 • 44 min
The Flash Season 2, Episode 2 - Trust is the theme of this week’s episode of “The Flash.” Barry must learn to trust his team at S.T.A.R. Labs, including the Earth-2 hero Jay Garrick. Trust us—your Flash Flashcast team has this episode covered. Host Lisa…
101: Arrow S4E2 Review: “The Candidate”
Oct 16, 2015 • 47 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 2 - We delve into politics in episode 2, and Dan, John, and Guy say hello (and goodbye?) to Jeri Ryan, consider Felicity’s handwaving management style, and wonder who the hell is this ray-of-sunshine Ollie? To subscribe to all our…
100: Doctor Who S9E4 review: “Before the Flood”
Oct 10, 2015 • 55 min
Doctor Who series 9 episode 4 - The Doctor’s a ghost, but how did he get that way? Alien undertakers, deposed tyrants with insidious plans, time paradoxes, and Beethoven! Also, what did the Doctor know and when did he know it? Jason break it all down with…
99: The Flash S2E1 review: “The Man Who Saved Central City”
Oct 9, 2015 • 39 min
The Flash, Season 2 Episode 1 - Season two is here and the gang is back together! (On the show and on the Flash Flashcast!) Join us as we celebrate Flash Day and look at where this season may be headed. Host Lisa Schmeiser with Tony Sindelar and Philip…
98: Arrow S4E1 Review: “Green Arrow”
Oct 8, 2015 • 42 min
Arrow Season 4, Episode 1 - It’s the season 4 premiere of Arrow and everything’s exciting and new and different! Dan, John, and Guy are back to talk about fancy new outfits (and monikers), a brand new big baddy, and a lighter, more fun tone. To subscribe…
97: Doctor Who S9E3 review: “Under the Lake”
Oct 4, 2015 • 35 min
Doctor Who series 9 episode 3 - An underwater base, a flooded village, an abandoned spaceship, mysterious symbols, and an alien ghost? All in a day’s work for the Doctor and Clara. Join us as we break down “Under the Lake” and look ahead to next week’s…
96: Doctor Who S9E2 review: “The Witch’s Familiar”
Sep 27, 2015 • 46 min
Doctor Who series 9, episode 2 - This week we follow Clara and Missy through the sewers of Skaro and take stock of the Doctor and Davros and their long, meaningful conversations—punctuated by joyrides in Davros’s cool chair. Want only The Incomparable…
95: Doctor Who S9E1 review: “The Magician’s Apprentice”
Sep 19, 2015 • 52 min
Doctor Who series 9, episode 1 - We’re back with a new weekly look at this season of “Doctor Who” with a larger-than-usual panel. Join us as we travel to the farthest Ood-infested regions of space—but watch out for snakes! Look, it’s more trickery from…
94: The Flash S1E7-9 review: “Power Outage” / “Flash vs. Arrow” / “The Man in the Yellow Suit”
Aug 31, 2015 • 63 min
The Flash Season 1, Episodes 7-9 - At long last your Flashcast team finishes its first-season review and is ready for season two. Join us for this power-packed three episode recap! (These shows originally led to the mid-season finale.) Thank you to all…
93: True Detective S2E8 review: “Omega Station”
Aug 15, 2015 • 58 min
True Detective Season 2, Episode 8 - Here we are at the end of the line, the Omega Station. We had high hopes, but this was a rough road. If you loved this season and even this episode, listen to how most people saw it. Thank you to all those who stuck…
92: The Flash S1E5-6 review: “Plastique” and “The Flash is Born”
Aug 10, 2015 • 46 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 5-6 - Continuing our first-season flashbacks! After a bomb goes off downtown, the army, led by General Eiling, rolls in and takes over the case. Suspicious arises at S.T.A.R. Labs. Barry Allen is eager to make a name for…
91: True Detective S2E7 Review: “Black Maps and Motel Rooms”
Aug 4, 2015 • 77 min
True Detective Season 2, Episode 7 - Did you see this in the rearview? The penultimate episode of “True Detective” season two was a treat. Evidence is coming together, and one person was shot dead. Open the notepad and lick your pencil—it’s time for work.…
90: True Detective S2E6 Review: “Church in Ruins” 
Jul 28, 2015 • 86 min
True Detective Episode 6, Season 2 - This week things get serious, so the precinct has called in famous loose cannon Capt. Don Melton to assist in the investigation. Folks, this episode has the most action we have seen all season—but is it enough to…
89: The Flash S1E3-4 review: “Things You Can’t Outrun” and “Going Rogue”
Jul 24, 2015 • 60 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 3-4 - In our retro-review of the early episodes of season 1, we continue to follow the mysterious “streak” as he learns what a hero needs to know and meets archvillain Captain Cold, who makes his presence felt in Central City.…
88: True Detective S2E5 Review: “Other Lives”
Jul 21, 2015 • 62 min
​True Detective, Episode 5, Season 2 - Welcome to Vinci, 66 days later. What has changed besides shaved flavor savers? Let us punch in and take a look at the “width” of this flaccid reset. Host Philip Mozolak and Brian Hamilton.
87: The Flash S1E1-2 review: “Pilot” and “The Fastest Man Alive”
Jul 15, 2015 • 56 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 1-2 - Hey, the Flashcast band is back! It is time for the summer backfill, starting with the first two episodes. Join us as we take a look back in time in a run up to season 2! Host Lisa Schmeiser with Tony Sindelar and Philip…
86: True Detective S2E4 review: “Down Will Come” ​
Jul 14, 2015 • 65 min
​True Detective, Season 2, Episode 4 - This episode may leave us feeling like we are just punching the time clock, but there is hope. Sgt. Mozolak makes a bold prediction against police policy. Agent Hamilton puts his career on the line to assist in this…
85: Daredevil Rewind: The Finale
Jul 14, 2015 • 92 min
Daredevil Episode 13 - In this last episode we stand along the rooftops of Hell’s Kitchen and reflect upon episode 13, simply titled “Daredevil.” Jason Snell drops into the fray to finalize and put the Devil to bed. Thank you to all of the Rewind guests…
84: True Detective S2E3 Review: “Maybe Tomorrow” 
Jul 7, 2015 • 69 min
True Detective, Episode 3, Season 2 - The most rubber-bullet-splashed episode so far this season. Many events and investigations are laid out on our evidence board, leaving much to unpack. Is it too much? Are we just punching the time clock for an early…
83: True Detective S2E2 Review: “Night Finds You”
Jun 30, 2015 • 57 min
True Detective, Episode 2, Season 2 - Our flawed heroes return to show us the burdened agenda each carries into the night. Are any of them heroes? What happens in sound-baffled rooms in Hollywood? When the crow comes to visit, he never leaves empty…
82: True Detective S2E1 Review: “The Western Book of the Dead”
Jun 28, 2015 • 52 min
True Detective Season 2, Episode 1 - California Noir is the new modality for season two of “True Detective.” Strap on your badges and sheath your knife and join Special Agent Hamilton and Desk Sergent Mozolak in their investigation of the “True Detective”…
81: Game of Thrones S5E10 review: “Mother’s Mercy”
Jun 15, 2015 • 72 min
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 10 - It’s the season finale of “Game of Thrones!” So of course, nothing much happens in this episode. Except for suicides, zombie zingers, off-screen massacres, admissions of magic murder, death by long fall, death by…
80: Game of Thrones S5E9 review: “The Dance of Dragons”
Jun 7, 2015 • 35 min
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 9 - Monty and Brian review the penultimate episode of season five. How does this episode fit between the huge events of last week and the final climax of the season? Join us as we break it down. Host Monty Ashley with…
79: Game of Thrones S5E8 review: “Hardhome”
Jun 1, 2015 • 49 min
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 8 - Winter is here! We review this week’s epic “Game of Thrones” episode, which took us by surprise by featuring the season’s budget-busting set piece an episode earlier than usual. Monty and Jason break it all down, from…
78: The Flash S1E23 review: “Fast Enough”
May 25, 2015 • 74 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 23 - It’s time for the first season finale! Your humble Flashcast hosts navigate wormholes of emotion and are left with many questions that only a scientician could answer. Our last run though Central City until the fall—faster…
77: Game of Thrones S5E7 review: “The Gift”
May 25, 2015 • 91 min
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 7 - This week’s episode of “Game of Thrones” wasn’t as grim as last week’s, but we still have issues, and they’re all in this plus-sized episode. First, we take up the larger discussion of the rape at the end of last…
76: Daredevil Rewind: Episodes 10-12
May 19, 2015 • 136 min
Daredevil Season 1, Episodes 10-12 - In this episode we try to encapsulate the meatiest portion of the Daredevil series, “Murdock vs. Nelson”, “The Path Of The Righteous” and finally “The Ones We Leave Behind”. Two new tenants in Hell’s Kitchen have…
75: Game of Thrones S5E6 review: “Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken”
May 18, 2015 • 44 min
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 6 - Westeros got even darker and bleaker than usual this week. But Monty and Jason soldier on, unbowed and unbent but maybe a little bit broken. We take stock of our two pairs of road-buddy movie adventurers, ponder why…
74: The Flash S1E22 recap: “Rogue Air”
May 15, 2015 • 53 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 22 - What is the outcome when you flip morals to enlist a Prison Breaker? How do you turn off a particle accelerator filled with Metahumans? It may seem impossible, but it’s pretty much usual on our weekly jog. This is the…
73: Arrow S3E23 Review: “My Name Is Oliver Queen”
May 15, 2015 • 66 min
Arrow Season 3, Episode 23 - As season 3 draws to a close, Dan, John, and Guy reunite to discuss Ra’s al-Ghul’s ineffectual management of the League of Assassins, anticlimactic battle scenes, and the hopes and dreams for season 4. To subscribe to all our…
72: Game of Thrones S5E5 review: “Kill the Boy”
May 11, 2015 • 47 min
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 5 - In this “north by northeast” episode, everything happens at Winterfell, The Wall, and in the east. We focus in on Jon and his big leadership decisions, the Boltons and one awkward dinner at Winterfell, Dany and her…
71: The Flash S1E21 review: “Grodd Lives”
May 11, 2015 • 44 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 21 - This is Tony’s dream episode… featuring the one and only Gorilla Grodd. We also see a new balance in characters as Iris is brought into the fold, exerting herself as a woman to be noticed. Join us for our weekly run…
70: Arrow S3E22 Review: “This Is Your Sword”
May 8, 2015 • 64 min
Arrow Season 3, Episode 22 - The whole gang gets a group rate to go to Nanda Parbat, Ollie doesn’t get the chance to use his “island” excuse, and the whole season comes to a head with a marriage and perhaps multiple deaths. Dan and Guy discuss the…
69: Daredevil Rewind: Episodes 7-9
May 5, 2015 • 100 min
Daredevil Season 1, Episodes 7-9 - Sweet Mrs Cardenas brings Hell’s Kitchen back into chaos. That might be pushing the truth. However, there were ninjas, lonely breakfasts, bloody hammers and a man called Stick. Those kinds of things Bring Guy, Merlin and…
68: Game of Thrones S5E4 review: “Sons of the Harpy”
May 3, 2015 • 45 min
“Game of Thrones” Season 5, Episode 4 - Brian and Jason meet in person and watch an episode, and are joined in commentary by Dan Moren and Tony Sindelar! Lots of stories about Rhaegar Targaryen in this episode, and Jason and Dan share one of the most…
67: Arrow S3E21 Review: “Al Sah-him”
May 2, 2015 • 53 min
Arrow Season 3, Episode 21 - It’s just an ordinary run of the mill bad-guy-of-the-week for Team Arrow…only this bad guy used to be their best friend. John and Dan discuss Thea’s ascension to the team, Lyla being a badass, and more. Plus, a special guest…
66: The Flash S1E20 review: “The Trap”
May 1, 2015 • 39 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 20 - Join the gang as we pick up where we left off, in the no-longer-secret Time Vault at the heart of S.T.A.R. Labs. We end with all secrets—okay, most secrets—revealed in Eobard’s master plan. Lisa, Tony and Moze try to make…
65: Arrow S3E19-20 Review: “Broken Arrow,” “The Fallen”
Apr 29, 2015 • 59 min
Arrow Season 3, Episode 19-20 - It’s a Starling City doubleheader this week! Returning after a bit of a hiatus, Guy, John, and Dan are back to discuss major deaths, romantic entanglements, and fledgling superheroes! All that and more as the ball gets…
64: Daredevil Rewind: Episodes 4-6
Apr 28, 2015 • 80 min
Daredevil Season 1, Episodes 4-6 - In this episode we crest violent bloodshed and flow with universe building. Characters are further fleshed out as the tides begin to rise again. Merlin “The Hammer” Mann and Dan “The Anvil” Moren bring their pipes to…
63: Game of Thrones S5E3 review: “High Sparrow”
Apr 27, 2015 • 65 min
“Game of Thrones” Season 5, Episode 3 - This week, themes of religion dominated “Game of Thrones”, along with a bunch of clever transitions between different viewpoints. Plus, mad scientists—or is it mad maesters? Beheadings! Daenerys’s unique crossover…
62: The Flash S1E19 review: “Who is Harrison Wells?”
Apr 24, 2015 • 50 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 19 - Lisa, Tony and Moze find Cisco and Joe traveling to Starling City to find proof of Wells’ mischief. Meanwhile Barry, Eddie, and Caitlin fight off a shape-shifting metahuman, the Everyman. Want to subscribe to everything we…
61: Game of Thrones S5E2 review: “The House of Black and White”
Apr 19, 2015 • 50 min
‘Game of Thrones” Season 5, Episode 2 - Monty and Brian break down the latest episode of “Game of Thrones.” Was there really that much black and white? Is it really even a house? Why is Tyrion still sulking? Also, Monty reveals his big theory about what…
60: Daredevil Rewind: Episodes 1-3
Apr 17, 2015 • 82 min
Daredevil Season 1, Episodes 1-3 - Out of the ashes of Ben Affleck’s curse, Charlie Cox stars as Matt Murdock in the Netflix series “Daredevil.” These streaming series have a flaw—the temptation to ingest and forget. Guy English, Chip Sudderth and Philip…
59: The Flash S1E18 review: “All-Star Team Up”
Apr 17, 2015 • 33 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 18 - Lisa, Tony and Moze recap and question what happens in this week’s episode of “The Flash,” as Ray Palmer Felicity Smoak “get buzzy” up in Central City to deliver a stinger of a CW team-up. Host Lisa Schmeiser with Tony…
58: Game of Thrones S5E1 review: “The Wars to Come”
Apr 13, 2015 • 48 min
‘Game of Thrones” Season 5, Episode 1 - We’re back! Our “Game of Thrones” coverage returns for a second season, as Jason and Monty break down the season five premiere. Daenerys has dragon problems. Jon’s virginity is creepily questioned! Marjorie plays…
57: The Flash S1E17 Review: “Tricksters” 
Apr 3, 2015 • 44 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 17 - Join Lisa, Tony and Moze as they vibrate into the air and pass through solid plots. A new trickster by the name of Axel Walker comes to town. Add in a Flashback to drop yet another twist into the story of Eobard Thawne and…
56: Arrow S3E18 Review: “Public Enemy”
Apr 3, 2015 • 42 min
Arrow Season 3, Episode 18 - Quentin Lance is angry, oh so angry this week. On the Speedy Arrowcast, we cover Starling’s favorite cop’s mood swings, Roy’s classy bedroom moves, and weak twin sister flashbacks. Oh, and Ray Palmer gets shot through the…
55: Arrow S3E17 Review: “Suicidal Tendencies”
Mar 28, 2015 • 59 min
Arrow Season 3, Episode 17 - The Suicide Squad rides again! This week on the Speedy Arrowcast, we all offer our praise for a recurring villain/antagonist, a heaping helping of Diggle love, and of course, a fight between Arrow and a Supersuit that turns…
54: The Flash S1E16 Review: “Rogue Time”
Mar 28, 2015 • 42 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 16 - Mirrors and mirages show just how fragile time can be in this episode. Barry decides to make a few tweaks to his timeline against the better wishes of his Doctor. Alternate futures also mean alternate guests, as Moze is…
53: Arrow S3E16 Review: “The Offer”
Mar 22, 2015 • 67 min
Arrow Season 3, Episode 16 - After three weeks off, Team Speedy Arrowcast has returned! This week, we discuss the right way to handle job interviews with deranged semi-immortal assassins, father issues galore, and getting from point A to point B. To…
52: The Flash S1E15 Review: “Out of Time”
Mar 21, 2015 • 46 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 15 - Barry now holds the future under his feet. Join us as we recap this finale-like episode. Lisa, Tony and Moze discuss the details and speculate on how time travel will change everything we know. To subscribe to all our…
51: Arrow S3E15 Review: “Nanda Parbat”
Feb 27, 2015 • 57 min
Arrow Season 3, Episode 15 - This week, Dan, John, and Guy discuss insane job offers, Oliver’s disconnection from Team Arrow, The Atom taking flight, and, of course, our deep and abiding love for the best member of this superhero crew: John Diggle. To…
50: Arrow S3E14 Review: “The Return”
Feb 23, 2015 • 43 min
Arrow Season 3, Episode 14 - The Speedy Arrowcast returns with a review of…The Return. Dan Moren, John Moltz, and Guy English talk past Oliver and present Oliver flip-flopping locations, the return of a very special villain, and yet another secret…
49: The Flash S1E14 Review: “Fallout”
Feb 21, 2015 • 41 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 14 - “Fallout” picks up where we left off, with The Flash and Dr. Snow trying to outrun a nuclear blast spitting out the Firestorm. After homecomings, Iris begins digging up the dirt on S.T.A.R. Labs. Join us on this exciting…
48: The Flash S1E13 Review: “The Nuclear Man”
Feb 13, 2015 • 45 min
The Flash Season1, Episode 13 - Barry struggled to vibrate things in a not-too-fast way with Linda, the Lab rats get hot an bothered with Firestorm’s composition and Joe & Sisco use the power of a mirror to sleuth out the Perp(s) at Barry’s Mom’s murder.…
47: Arrow S3E13 Review: “Canaries”
Feb 13, 2015 • 40 min
Arrow Season 3, Episode 13 - On this inaugural episode of the Speedy Arrowcast—see what we did there?—host Dan Moren is joined by fellow Starling City aficionados John Moltz and Guy English to talk about the Canary vs. Canary throwdown, Oliver’s place on…
46: The Flash S1E12 Review: “Crazy for You”
Feb 7, 2015 • 48 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 12 - Peek-a-Boo! Lisa, Tony and Moze see you. Love stories, karaoke and conspiracies abound in this episode… or do they? We also discuss the eleph—er, gorilla in the room and ask the hard question, “Is this really the Flash’s…
45: The Flash S1E11 review: “The Sound and the Fury”
Jan 31, 2015 • 34 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 11 - Oh Barry Boy, the pipes—and the Piper—are calling! The Pied Piper’s sound gauntlets are thumping bass in the Flash’s face. Join the Lisa “The Vocabulator,” Moze “The Matter Eater,” and Tony “The Re-Educator” in this sound…
44: The Flash S1E10 review: “Revenge of the Rogues”
Jan 23, 2015 • 43 min
The Flash Season 1, Episode 10 - Put on your red tights and lace up for a run with the Flash! Lisa, Tony and Moze run hot and cold and figure out where Barry Allen and Team Flash may be speeding to this season. Want to subscribe to everything we say about…
43: Doctor Who review: “Last Christmas”
Dec 26, 2014 • 40 min
Doctor Who - Merry Christmas! If you’ve been bad, someone will put a Dream Crab in your stocking. We break down Peter Capaldi and Nick Frost’s confrontation as The Doctor and Santa Claus. Also, what does this episode mean for Clara? Host Jason Snell with…
42: Sons of Anarchy finale review: “Papa’s Goods”
Dec 14, 2014 • 83 min
Sons of Anarchy Season 7, Episode 13 - Here we are at the end of the final ride, and what a road has been traversed. Join us for this close-out to an epic series. Thanks for joining us this year for “Sons of Anarchy,” “Doctor Who,” and “Game of Thrones.”…
41: Sons of Anarchy S7E12 Recap: “Red Rose”
Dec 5, 2014 • 60 min
Sons of Anarchy Season 7, Episode 12 - Recapping FX’s “Sons of Anarchy,” Lisa Schmeiser and Philip Mozolak & Tony Sindelar take metaphors to a new level as they wax and wane to the finale. Want to subscribe only to our “Sons of Anarchy” episodes in your…
40: Sons of Anarchy S7E11 review: “Suits and Woe”
Nov 23, 2014 • 46 min
Sons of Anarchy Season 7, Episode 11 - SAMCRO rides getting ever closer to the finale. Lisa, Moze and Tony find more answers than questions as the season hits the holiday stretch. Want to subscribe only to our “Sons of Anarchy” episodes in your podcast…
39: Sons of Anarchy S7E10 review: “Faith & Despondency”
Nov 14, 2014 • 64 min
​Sons of Anarchy Season 7, Episode 10 - The worm has turned for Lisa, Moze and Tony. Join them as they express pure eye popping excitement over this episode of the men of mayhem. Want to subscribe only to our “Sons of Anarchy” episodes in your podcast…
38: Sons of Anarchy S7E9 review: “What a Piece of Work Is Man”
Nov 9, 2014 • 61 min
Sons of Anarchy Season 7, Episode 9 - Lisa, Moze and Tony finally feel like this season just turned a much needed corner. They remember Bobby moments from seasons past. Note Philip’s audio is a bit echoed for the first 5 minutes. Want to subscribe only…
37: Doctor Who S8E12 review: “Death in Heaven”
Nov 8, 2014 • 69 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 12 - Well, here we are at the end of the “Doctor Who” season. In this finale we got a lot of technical and plot stuff that doesn’t survive a whole lot of logic, but the emotional and character beats are truthful and the…
36: Doctor Who S8E11 review: “Dark Water”
Nov 1, 2014 • 52 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 11 - It’s here! Part one of the season finale! And “Dark Water” combined a very familiar format with some major surprises. What is the fate of Danny Pink? Who is Missy? What happens when Clara steals the Doctor’s keys and cuts…
35: Sons of Anarchy S7E8 review: “The Separation of Crows”
Oct 31, 2014 • 76 min
Sons of Anarchy Season 7, Episode 7 - Recapping FX’s “Sons of Anarchy,” Lisa Schmeiser, Philip Mozolak and now joining the MC Tony Sindelar! Pop your clutch for a dissection of the midpoint of the final ride. Want to subscribe only to our “Sons of…
34: Doctor Who S8E10 review: “In the Forest of the Night”
Oct 25, 2014 • 52 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 10 - The forest is deep and dark and full of wolves. Join Jason and Glenn to talk about Frank Cottrell-Boyce’s first “Doctor Who” story. If there’s no Lorax, who will speak for the trees? We talk about the Doctor’s…
33: Sons of Anarchy S7E7 review: “Greensleeves”
Oct 25, 2014 • 54 min
Sons of Anarchy Season 7, Episode 7 - Lisa Schmeiser and Philip Mozolak discuss what a kindergartner does with the knowledge that grandma killed his mom. How much green is in your sleeves? Join us in the sidecar as we keep traversing the final ride. Want…
32: Doctor Who S8E9 review: “Flatline”
Oct 18, 2014 • 30 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 9 - It’s bigger on the inside, now more than ever! It’s time to talk about “Flatline,” an episode that starts out like it’s going to be funny and ends up being anything but. Will Clara’s lies catch up with her? What does the…
31: Sons of Anarchy S7E6 review: “Smoke ‘Em If You Got ‘Em”
Oct 18, 2014 • 49 min
Sons of Anarchy Season 7, Episode 6 - As we ride into episode six—what seems to be the most exciting thus far—Lisa and Moze try to be positive. It didn’t happen. Hop into the sidecar and find out why. Want to subscribe only to our “Sons of Anarchy”…
30: Doctor Who S8E8 review: “Mummy on the Orient Express”
Oct 11, 2014 • 33 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 8 - Live from Montreal, Canada, Dan Moren and Jason Snell watch an episode of “Doctor Who” and then talk about it! Clara’s unique relationship with the Doctor combines with an interesting (if familiar) “Doctor Who” plot. We…
29: Sons of Anarchy S7E5 recap: “Some Strange Eruption”
Oct 11, 2014 • 48 min
Sons of Anarchy Season 7, Episode 5 - Lisa & Moze recap the “Strange Eruption” inside of Charming. We span car crashes, the usual lies and KungFu fighting on the side streets of Stockton. Want to subscribe only to our Sons of Anarchy episodes in your…
28: Doctor Who S8E7 review: “Kill the Moon”
Oct 5, 2014 • 46 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 7 - What has the moon ever done to you? We discuss this week’s “Doctor Who” adventure, the insanely titled “Kill the Moon.” Is this original or more of a pastiche? The unexpected Courtney Woods story continues! Polka dots! And…
27: Sons of Anarchy S7E3-4: “Playing With Monsters”/”Poor Little Lambs”
Oct 3, 2014 • 61 min
Sons of Anarchy Season 7, Episodes 3-4 - Double Shots! Lisa and Moze tread the last of the sluggish “Sons of Anarchy” episodes (hopefully) and discover something new. Could it be love in Charming or just people talking to themselves? Let’s peel back the…
26: Doctor Who S8E6 review: “The Caretaker”
Sep 27, 2014 • 34 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 6 - The Doctor takes a job at Coal Hill School in order to stop a clicky-clacky robot who wants to shoot people full of laser beams. But that’s really beside the point in an episode that’s all about dialogue, character, and…
25: Doctor Who S8E5 review: “Time Heist”
Sep 20, 2014 • 33 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 5 - Four people, no memories, and the biggest bank in the galaxy. What could go wrong? To break down Doctor Who’s latest episode, “Time Heist,” we’ve assembled a crack team of experts, each with their own special abilities.…
24: Sons of Anarchy S7E2 review: “Toil and Till”
Sep 20, 2014 • 31 min
Sons of Anarchy Season 7, Episode 2 - We examine what may have been the slowest episode of SOA to date. Exactly how many people do you have to kill before you qualify as a mass murderer? Is it the number of people or is it the time period in which you do…
23: Doctor Who S8E4 review: “Listen”
Sep 14, 2014 • 33 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 4 - Don’t blink! Don’t breathe! But do listen to this episode, where we break down Steven Moffat’s “Listen,” a standalone episode with some surprising connections to Doctor Who history. We identify a possible theme for this…
22: Sons of Anarchy S7E1 review: “Black Widower”
Sep 11, 2014 • 28 min
Sons of Anarchy Season 9, Episode 1 - Recapping FX’s “Sons of Anarchy,” Lisa Schmeiser and Philip Mozolak ride into the season premiere episode to find out what havoc the MC has been through the last 10 days. Want to subscribe only to our “Sons of…
21: Doctor Who S8E3 review: “Robot of Sherwood”
Sep 6, 2014 • 42 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 3 - The Doctor finally meets Robin Hood, and refuses to acknowledge his existence! What does this say about the Doctor’s view of himself and his own story? We talk about Mark Gatiss’s “Robot of Sherwood.” Yet another fantastic…
20: Doctor Who S8E2 review: “Into the Dalek”
Aug 30, 2014 • 46 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 2 - Warm up your shrink ray and join us as we journey inside a Dalek! Jason is joined by our very own Glasgow Correspondent, James Thomson, to analyze this week’s Dalek-themed episode. Soldiers named Pink and Blue! Is the…
19: Doctor Who S8E1 review: “Deep Breath”
Aug 24, 2014 • 48 min
Doctor Who Series 8, Episode 1 - We kick off our weekly look at this season of Doctor Who with a larger-than-usual panel for this larger-than-usual episode. Praise for Peter Capaldi! Condemnation for the clockwork droids plot and the extremely weird skin…
18: Game of Thrones S4E10 review: “The Children”
Jun 16, 2014 • 77 min
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 10 - Happy Father’s Day, Tywin Lannister! Erstwhile co-host Brian Hamilton joins Monty and Jason to talk about this final episode of “Game of Thrones” season 4, where there are a whole lot of familial relationships to…
17: Game of Thrones S4E9 review: “The Watchers on the Wall”
Jun 9, 2014 • 36 min
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 9 - This week, one setting! One massive battle! Death, blood, giants, snow, wildings, and Jon Snow! Monty and Jason talk about the failed institution of the Night’s Watch, which seems odd since many of them were very…
16: Game of Thrones S4E8 review: “The Mountain and the Viper”
Jun 2, 2014 • 35 min
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 8 - There’s a lot of hopping around in this episode, but with a couple of possible exceptions, it’s all good. In the far east, a eunuch and a topless handmaiden meet creepy, and a really old pardon causes serious problems…
15: Game of Thrones S4E7 review: “Mockingbird”
May 19, 2014 • 37 min
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 7 - This episode feels more like the regular episodes of past seasons — neither a full-blown “event” episode, nor a pure “table setting” episode. Instead, we get lots of great scenes with great sets of characters,…
14: Game of Thrones S4E6 review: “The Laws of Gods and Men”
May 12, 2014 • 25 min
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 6 - Courtroom drama comes to Westeros, as Daenerys issues decrees in Meereen and Tyrion’s regicide trial begins. There are some brief detours to Braavos for Bank Loan Drama and the Dreadfort for Failed Rescue Drama, but…
13: Game of Thrones S4E5 review: “First of His Name”
May 5, 2014 • 26 min
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 5 - Jon nearly meets up with Bran! Daenerys strongly considers coming to Westeros before deciding to stay in Meereen! Most of the other people never even come close to seeing each other, but it’s still more crossover than…
12: Game of Thrones S4E4 review: “Oathkeeper”
Apr 28, 2014 • 32 min
Game of Thrones Season 4 Episode 4 - This episode of “Game of Thrones” had it all: prisons, swords, white walkers, and people drinking from skulls. That’s all of the things, right? Monty Ashley and Brian Hamilton break down the fourth episode of season…
11: Game of Thrones S4E3 review: “Breaker of Chains”
Apr 21, 2014 • 25 min
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 3 - After the shocking death scenes of last week, this week “Game of Thrones” settled down a bit. Monty Ashley and Jason Snell talk you through episode three, including Stannis Baratheon’s nifty table and the cold cunning…
10: Game of Thrones S4E2: “The Lion and the Rose”
Apr 14, 2014 • 29 min
Game of Thrones season 4, episode 2 - Monty Ashley and Jason Snell talk about episode two of “Game of Thrones” season 4. Let’s be honest, there’s only one scene here that everyone will be talking about after viewing: The scene where Melisandre talks to…
9: Tim Goodman on Stephen Colbert
Apr 10, 2014 • 23 min
CBS hires Stephen Colbert - The Hollywood Reporter’s Tim Goodman joins Jason Snell to talk about CBS hiring Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman on “Late Show.” Read Tim’s analysis, Why Stephen Colbert Is the Perfect David Letterman Replacement.…
8: Game of Thrones S4E1: “Two Swords”
Apr 7, 2014 • 36 min
Game of Thrones season 4, episode 1 - Monty Ashley and Jason Snell talk about the “Game of Thrones” season 4 premiere. We count swords, praise Natalie Dormer, and generally try to remember exactly who is who and what they’re doing now that we’re back at…
7: We’ll Costas This
Apr 3, 2014 • 49 min
David Letterman retires. - We react to David Letterman announcing his retirement and speculate about where late-night comedy goes from here. Also, why are we all wearing togas? Host Jason Snell with Andy Ihnatko and David J. Loehr.
6: The Oscars
Feb 26, 2007 • 34 min
The 2007 Academy Awards. - Dissecting the Oscars with Philip Michaels, Lisa Schmeiser, and Jason Snell. Our podcast doesn’t run as long as the Oscarcast, but it’ll feel like it! Host Jason Snell with Lisa Schmeiser and Philip Michaels.
5: The Autumn Wind is a Raider
Jan 31, 2007 • 24 min
Super Bowl XLI. - It’s Super Bowl week, and Vidiots Jason Snell and Philip Michaels are here to talk about NFL Network, NFL Films, Super Bowl commercials, and the question of what show best fits in the post-Super Bowl time slot. Oh, and the autumn wind is…
4: Playing With My Wii
Nov 26, 2006 • 40 min
Steve’s new Wii and the 2006 fall season. - And we’re back with another podcast. This one features incisive analysis of Nintendo’s new Wii console from Steve Lutz, as well as a roundtable discussion of the aftermath of the new fall season from Jason…
3: Michael J. Nelson
Oct 4, 2006 • 27 min
Steve interviews Michael J. Nelson. - The prodigal podcast returns, featuring Vidiot Steve Lutz’s exclusive interview with Michael J. Nelson, formerly of Mystery Science Theater 3000 and now of RiffTrax. (Steve wrote about RiffTrax on TeeVee in August.)…
2: TeeVee Podcast 2
Aug 27, 2006 • 31 min
Steve Lutz on the merits of watching and skipping commercials; Six Angry Vidiots discuss the Emmys, the new fall season, TV on DVD, “Rescue Me,” “The Amazing Race,” and… Angela Lansbury? Host Jason Snell with Steve Lutz, Ben Boychuk, Greg Knauss, Philip…
1: TeeVee Podcast Pilot
Jul 30, 2006 • 36 min
Miami Vice, Steve Carell, and more. - Let the bandwidth charges begin! TeeVee’s inaugural podcast is just as shaky and uncomfortable as any pilot episode. It stars Philip Michaels, Lisa Schmeiser, and Jason Snell — one of whom will likely be replaced by…