Episode 61 – There is No Spoon…’Cause It’s a Spork

Download Episode!A little late, but here is the second half of Duane and David’s The Matrix Trilogy talk as they dive into the sequels 2003’s The Matrix Reloaded, and 2003’s (see what I did there) The Matrix Revolutions. Hope you guys enjoy! And don’t forget to give us a rating on iTunes if you enjoy…

Episode 60 – Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out of The Matrix

Download Episode!On the first part of our dive into The Matrix Franchise, Duane and David talk about what made the original 1999 film an important milestone in Sci-Fi cinema, they also touch on what they like about the multi-story film The Animatrix, and how it helps flesh out the world The Wachowski’s set up. They…

Consent and Freedom – Ghost in the Shell (2017)

When writing this about an hour after seeing Ghost in the Shell for the first time, I debated where to go with this article. For much of the critical world and movie fandom, GitS is notable for the casting of Scarlett Johansson as the Major, who is decidedly less Japanese than the character’s original name —…

Episode 59 – The Black Shakes

Download Episode!Duane and David start down the cyberpunk rabbit hole with a look at William Gibson’s original 1981 short story Johnny Mnemonic, and the 1995 adaptation by the author himself. What stand’s out from what Gibson originally wrote to the his own process of taking his work and applying it to the big screen? We…