The First Rule of Fight Club – Episode 35

In this episode of Watch.Read.Listen., we join Project Mayhem and breakdown the differences and similarities between Chuck Palahniuk’s breakthrough novel Fight Club, and the 1999 adaptation by directed by David Fincher. Are people missing the overall message of both? We also examine how we feel both work within the medium they are presented in. This…

At Midnight, All the Agents – Episode 34

In this episode of Watch.Read.Listen., we discuss Alan Moore’s groundbreaking comic Watchmen along with Zack Snyder’s film adaptation. Throughout the discussion, we refer to KaptainKristian’s video “Watchmen – Adapting the Undadaptable” and nerdwriter1’s “Batman v Superman: The Fundamental Flaw”, as well as “Why It Has to be the Squid” by Scott from GeekNights. This Week: Duane: More of…

You Stole My Story – Episode 33

In this episode of Watch.Read.Listen., we discuss Stephen King’s novella “Secret Window, Secret Garden” and David Koepp’s adaptation Secret Window (2004) starring Johnny Depp. In our This Week segment: Duane – Metroid Metal; Alice Isn’t Dead and Within the Wires (from the folks at Welcome to Night Vale); As the Story Grows – interview with Mark…

What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stranger – Episode 32

In this episode of Watch.Read.Listen., we discuss Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Trilogy: Batman Begins (2005), The Dark Knight (2008), and The Dark Knight Rises (2012). In the discussion we also compare Nolan’s treatment with those of other directors, especially Tim Burton, Joel Schumacher, and Zack Snyder. This Week: Duane – podcasts: Mythgard Academy series on…