In this week’s episode, we talk about gritty television reboots. We discuss some of the upcoming shows that have been announced, some current shows, possible ways to grit-ify some of our favorite childhood shows, and past TV series who appeared wholesome but possibly had some dark and gritty undertones. We also discuss a possible link between societal strife and the TV shows we watched growing up and how media may or not be good for us.
175 – Old Dogs, New Tricks
Apologies... This episode gets real heavy, real quick. But, you know, dark times bring about dark discussions. This episode Jimmy, Jason, and Jessica discuss Old age, Death, Terrorism, and Disability. Other topics include Dogs vs Cats, The Merits of Scary Movies, Television, Nightmares, Murder, Writing, and so much more.
147 – Quit Talkin’ Split
In this week's episode, Jimmy, Jason, and Jessica gather to have a discussion. This week's topics include: Jessica's recent trip; Movies like Snowden (2016), Bridget Jones's Baby (2016), Suicide Squad (2016), Logan (2017), The Taken Series, Nerve (2016); This year's Razzie Nominations, Star Trek, Star Wars, Fan Cut Movies, The current state of Horror movies, School, Split personalities, The new Netflix series "A Series of Unfortunate Events", and lastly they comment on Trump's immigration policies.
138 – Hats and Kool-Aid
Jimmy, Jason, Jessica and David are back to discuss anything and everything that pops into their heads. This week they begin their discussion with Key and Peele's newer projects Don't Think Twice and Get Out. Next we get David's opinion on Doctor Strange. Jimmy gives a spoiler-free review of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Next, they discuss the new trailer for Netflix's Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events. We then attempt to discuss the themes of the new movie Arrival without spoiling it to David. Next, we discuss the upcoming December movies including Rogue One, Passengers, The Space Between us, Why Him?, Assassin's Creed, and Resident Evil: The Final Chapter. Lastly, we discuss Thanksgiving, Dogs and Cats, and our Nanowrimo updates.
132 – Cereal Killer
Sorry about the hiatus - but we're back! In this week's episode Jimmy, Jason, and Jessica discuss Donald Trump, the creepy clown epidemic, the supernatural, and lastly we discuss some classic Halloween movies.
57 – Let’s Get Wasted!
Don’t worry… This isn’t a dream… Two episodes of Thinking Outside the Pod in one week! For this special episode, Jimmy sat down with Steve Kasan, part of the team entered in the 2015 CineCoup Film Accelerator Challenge. Their project is a stoner-geek-zombie-action-comedy-horror film entitled Wasted. Steve Kasan discusses the inspiration and concepts behind the film … Continue reading 57 – Let’s Get Wasted!
31 – Jack Thomas Smith
In this weeks episode, the guys (minus Fisher) interview feature film writer, producer, and director – Jack Thomas Smith. They discuss his background, some of his favorite writers and directors, how they’ve influenced his films, his past and future projects, but mainly we explore his newest film, Infliction. No major spoilers…