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Episode 394: What We Do in the Shadows Review (S4) -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Disney live-action adaptation Pinocchio! Pat shares his thoughts on the new film Fall. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the recent D23 event). The Nerds then review the new season of the FX series What We Do in the Shadows! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite Halloween tradition?

Timestamps:

What We Are Into: 10:20-32:01

Nerd News: 32:01-57:07

What We Do in the Shadows: 57:07-1:22

Nerd Favorite: 1:22-1:28

Direct download: What_We_Do_in_the_Shadows_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 6:14am CDT

Episode 393: Nerdy Bucket List - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Brad Pitt film Bullet Train. Pat shares his thoughts on the new Idris Elba film Beast. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the Creative Arts Emmy Awards). The Nerds then shares their "Nerdy Bucket Lists." They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite Idris Elba film?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 8:14-27:53

Nerd News: 27:53-32:30

Nerdy Bucket List: 32:30-1:03

Nerd Favorite: 1:03-1:07

Direct download: Nerdy_Bucket_List.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 10:27am CDT

Episode 392: The Invitation Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new film Adopting Audrey. Pat shares his thoughts on the new George Miller film Three Thousand Years of Longing. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the House of the Dragon renewal). The Nerds then review the new horror film The Invitation. They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...fictional house you'd like to live in?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 10:21-29:18

Nerd News: 29:18-44:45

The Invitation Review: 44:45-1:14

Nerd Favorite: 1:14-1:18

Direct download: The_Invitation_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 12:03pm CDT

Episode 391: The Sandman Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the Disney Plus "series," I am Groot. Pat shares his thoughts on the new horror film Orphan First Kill. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the Wednesday trailer). The Nerds then review the new Netflix series The Sandman. They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...horror film that should have a sequel?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 6:30-26:06

Nerd News: 26:06-38:15

The Sandman Review: 38:15-1:13

Nerd Favorite: 1:13-1:16 

Direct download: The_Sandman_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 6:35pm CDT

Episode 390: Prey Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new film Not Okay. Pat shares his thoughts on the new Netflix docu-series Trainwreck: Woodstock 99. Tyler leads the discussion on the latest "Nerd News" (including the Batgirl controversy). The Nerds then review the new Predator film Prey. They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...who would you like to see fight a predator?

 

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 13:52-37:04

Nerd News: 37:04-40:16

Prey Review: 40:16-1:11

Nerd Favorite: 1:11-1:13

Direct download: Prey_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 5:15pm CDT

Episode 389: Top 5 Needle Drops in Film - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new season of Solar Opposites. Pat shares his thoughts on the B.J. Novak film Vengeance. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the Batgirl cancellation). The Nerds then give their "Top 5 Needle Drops in Film" lists. They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite concert you attended?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 5:55-26:01

Nerd News: 26:01-36:27

Top 5: 36:27-1:04

Nerd Favorite: 1:04-1:13

Direct download: Top_5_Needle_Drops_in_Film.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 12:11pm CDT

Episode 388: Nope Review -- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Netflix film The Gray Man. Pat shares his thoughts on the Netflix series Resident Evil. Tyler leads the discussion on the latest "Nerd News" (including all of the major SDCC announcements). The Nerds then review the new Jordan Peele film Nope. They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...hardest you have laughed in a movie theatre?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 7:50-25:59

Nerd News: 25:59-48:00

Nope Review: 48:00-1:13

Nerd Favorite: 1:13-1:16

Direct download: Nope_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 8:31am CDT

Episode 387: The Boys Season 3 Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new MCU series Ms. Marvel. Pat shares his thoughts on the new true crime documentary Girl in the Picture. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including rumors about the upcoming San Diego Comic-Con). The Nerds then review the latest season (season 3) of the Amazon series The Boys. They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...where does season 3 of The Boys rank?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 6:11-25:04

Nerd News: 25:04-35:57

The Boys Season 3 Review: 35:57-1:05

Nerd Favorite: 1:05-1:08

Direct download: The_Boys_Season_3_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 11:43pm CDT

Episode 386: Thor Love and Thunder Review- Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new horror film The Summoned. Pat shares his thoughts on the new season of the Netflix series The Umbrella Academy. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including a breakdown of the new The Munsters (2022) trailer). The Nerds then review the new MCU film Thor Love and Thunder. They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite" that has a visual ad.

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 7:13-33:03

Nerd News: 33:03-42:45

Thor Love and Thunder Review: 42:45-1:13

Nerd Favorite: 1:13-1:22

Direct download: Thor_Love_and_Thunder_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 3:48pm CDT

Episode 385: Stranger Things Season 2 (Volume 2) Review - Tyler starts the episode by discussing the new Hulu film The Princess. Pat shares his thoughts on the new horror film The Black Phone. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including a discussion of the rumored Daredevil return). The Nerds then review the new volume of Stranger Things Season 4. They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...what star rating would you give season 4 as a whole?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 7:01-27:18

Nerd News: 27:18-37:16

Stranger Things Season 4 Review: 37:16-59:47

Nerd Favorite: 59:47-1:02

Direct download: Stranger_Things_S4_Vol_2_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 7:02pm CDT

Episode 384: Obi-Wan Kenobi Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Michael Bay film Ambulance! Pat shares his thoughts on the Netflix film The Man from Toronto. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including the Hocus Pocus 2 trailer). The Nerds then review the much-anticipated Star Wars series Obi-Wan Kenobi! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite Michael Bay film?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 6:18-26:19

Nerd News: 26:19-36:17

Obi-Wan Kenobi Review: 36:17-1:07

Nerd Favorite: 1:07-1:09

Direct download: Obi-Wan_Kenobi_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 3:39pm CDT

Episode 383: Lightyear Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Netflix film Spiderhead. Pat shares his thoughts on the new video game TMNT: Shredder's Revenge. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest "Nerd News" (including a discussion of the possible Star Wars Fallen Order tv series). The Nerds then review the new Disney Pixar film Lightyear. They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...where does Lightyear rank in terms of Pixar's filmography?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 5:35-27:04

Nerd News: 27:04-41:41

Lightyear Review: 41:41-1:12

Nerd Favorite: 1:12-1:17

Direct download: Lightyear_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 6:48pm CDT

Episode 382: Jurassic World Dominion Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new film Dinner in America. Pat shares his thoughts on the new "horror" film Watcher. Tyler leads the discussion on the latest "Nerd News" (including a discussion of Joker sequel). The Nerd then review the new Jurassic World film Jurassic World Dominion! They end the episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...Jurassic Park/World film rankings?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 10:46-29:22

Nerd News: 29:22-40:02

Jurassic World Dominion Review: 40:02-1:06

Nerd Favorite: 1:06-1:09

Direct download: Jurassic_World_Dominion_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 4:31pm CDT

Episode 381: Stranger Things Season 4 Review (Part 1) - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new film After Yang. Pat shares his thoughts on the new Netflix series The G Word. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including a discussion of the Prey trailer). The Nerds then review the new "season" of the Netflix series Stranger Things (Season 4)! They end the episode with a Nerd Favorite...where does S4 rank among all of the Stranger Things seasons?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 6:50-22:43

Nerd News: 22:43-37:35

Stranger Things Season 4 Review: 37:35-1:07

Nerd Favorite: 1:07-1:10

Direct download: Stranger_Things_S4_Review_Part_1.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 11:36am CDT

Episode 380: The Bob's Burgers Movie Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Apple TV Plus series Severance. Pat shares his thoughts on the new Tom Cruise film Top Gun Maverick. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including a discussion of the Andor trailer). The Nerds then review the new adult animation film The Bob's Burgers Movie. The end the episode with a Nerd Favorite...favorite adult animation series of all-time?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 7:37-24:35

Nerd News: 24:35-34:05

Bob's Burgers Review: 34:05-52:50

Nerd Favorite: 52:50-54:00

Direct download: Episode_380.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 11:40am CDT

Episode 379: Men Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new Disney Plus film Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers. Pat shares his thoughts on the Paramount Plus series Halo. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including the new Thor Love and Thunder trailer). The Nerds then review the new Alex Garland film Men. They end this episode with a "Nerd Favorite"...favorite director of "weird" films?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 9:35-25:05

Nerd News: 25:05-31:45

Men Review: 31:45-52:13

Nerd Favorite: 52:13-57:28

Direct download: Men_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 2:59pm CDT

Episode 378: Moon Knight Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new dark comedy On the Count of Three. Pat shares his thoughts on the new Stephen King remake Firestarter. Tyler leads the discussion on the latest Nerd News (including the She Hulk trailer). The Nerds then review the MCU series Moon Knight! They end the episode with a Nerd Favorite -- where does Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness and Moon Knight rank in the MCU?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 4:18-27:30

Nerd News: 27:30-37:15

Moon Knight Review: 37:15-1:02

Nerd Favorite: 1:02-1:06

Direct download: Episode_378.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 11:53am CDT

Episode 377: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing his thoughts on the Foo Fighters horror film (you read that right) Studio 666! Pat take a page out of Tyler's playbook and shares his thoughts on a few things; including Space Force (season 2). Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including the new Avatar: The Way of the Water trailer). The Nerds then review the latest MCU film Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness! They finish off the episode with a Nerd Favorite...favorite Easter Egg from the new Doctor Strange film?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 5:20-29:00

Nerd News: 29:00-44:00

Doctor Strange Review: 44:00-1:25
**SPOILERS: 1:13-1:25**

Nerd Favorite: 1:25-1:28

Direct download: Doctor_Strange_in_the_Multiverse_of_Madness_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 1:57pm CDT

Episode 376: Our Favorite Collectables - Tyler starts the episode by briefly discussing several things (including Pam and Tommy). Pat shares his thoughts on the new Sonic film Sonic the Hedgehog 2. Tyler leads the discussion on the latest Nerd News (including possible The Batman sequel). The Nerds then consider their favorite collectables. They end the episode with a Nerd Favorite...which live-action Batman would win in a fight?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 8:15-30:18

Nerd News: 30:18-39:15

Favorite Collectables: 39:15-1:25

Nerd Favorite: 1:25-1:29

Direct download: Favorite_Collectables.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 1:43pm CDT

Episode 375: The Northman Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the HBO Max series Our Flag Means Death. Pat shares his thoughts on the new Nic Cage film The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including the Across the Spider-verse delay). The Nerds then review the new Robert Eggers film The Northman. They end this episode with a Nerd Favorite...favorite film bromance?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 4:10-21:14

Nerd News: 21:14-29:34

The Northman Review: 29:34-52:10

Nerd Favorite: 52:10-55:20

Direct download: The_Northman_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 1:26pm CDT

Episode 374: The Secrets of Dumbledore Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the Hulu exclusive film Fresh. Pat raves about his experience watching the new A24 film Everything Everywhere All at Once.  Tyler then leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including a discussion of the Thor: Love and Thunder trailer). Unfortunately, Tyler couldn't see the new Fantastic Beasts film, so Pat leads the discussion of Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore. They end the episode with a Nerd Favorite (kinda)...fictional character that you see yourself in?

Timestamps:

What We are Into: 6:47-22:56

Nerd News: 22:56-31:44

Secrets of Dumbledore Review: 31:44-55:40

Nerd Favorite: 55:40-59:00

Direct download: Episode_374.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 9:06am CDT

Episode 373: We're Back - Morbius Review: Tyler starts off the episode with discussing his thoughts on the new horror film You Are Not My Mother! Pat also reviews a new horror film; X! Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including the Chris Rock/Will Smith Oscars controversy).  The Nerds then review the new Sony, MCU film; Morbius.  They end the episode with a Nerd Favorite...holy grail comic book?

Timestamps:

-What We are Into: 5:14-18:40

-Nerd News:18:40-32:44

-Morbius Review: 32:44-1:00
**SPOILERS: 54:45-1:00**

-Nerd Favorite:1:00-1:06

Direct download: Morbius_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 3:06pm CDT

Episode 372: Old Man Weekly - Turning Red Review: Tyler starts off the episode with discussing his thoughts on the new season of HBO's The Righteous Gemstones! Pat then shares his first impressions of the new From Software video game Elden Ring! Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including the Obi-Wan Kenobi trailer).  The Nerds then review the new Disney Pixar film   Turning Red.  They end the episode with a Nerd Favorite...favorite film meal?

Timestamps:

-What We are Into: 6:16-30:15

-Nerd News: 30:15-39:47

-Turning Red Review: 39:47-1:01

-Nerd Favorite: 1:01-1:05

Direct download: Turning_Red_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 9:10am CDT

Episode 371: Curveball | The Batman Review - Since the Nerds had to skip last week's episode they doubled up on Peacemaker since that would have been last week's main topic. Tyler then leads the discussion on this week's "Nerd News" (including the Justified mini-series). They also review the new Matt Reeves film The Batman! They end the episode with a Nerd Favorite...favorite episode of Peacemaker?

Timestamps:

-What We are Into: 6:25-23:22

-Nerd News: 23:22-30:59

-The Batman Review: 30:59-1:04

-Nerd Favorite: 1:04-1:07

Direct download: The_Batman_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 1:58pm CDT

Episode 370: Things Got Weird | Uncharted Review - Tyler starts off the episode by discussing the new horror sequel Texas Chainsaw Massacre! Pat shares his thoughts on the new werewolf film The Cursed.  Tyler leads the discussion on the latest Nerd News (including Kraven the Hunter).  The Nerds then review the new video game film adaptation Uncharted! They end the episode with a Nerd Favorite (not really)...mythical creature who'd like to ride?

Timestamps:

-What We are Into: 11:05-30:00

-Nerd News: 30:00-39:46

-Uncharted Review: 39:46-1:00

-Nerd Favorite: 1:00-1:03

Direct download: Uncharted_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 4:09pm CDT

Episode 369: Fantasy Fulfillment | Book of Boba Fett Review: Tyler starts off by discussing the new Showtime series Yellowjackets. Pat shares his thoughts on the Amazon film Being the Ricardos.  Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including the Rings of Power trailer).  The Nerds then share their thoughts on the new Star Wars, Disney Plus series Book of Boba Fett!  They end this episode with a Nerd Favorite...favorite Super Bowl commercial!

Timestamps:

-What We are Into: 5:30-23:43

-Nerd News: 23:43-41:35

-Boba Fett Review: 41:35-1:09

-Nerd Favorite: 1:09-1:12

Direct download: Book_of_Boba_Fett_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 4:25pm CDT

Episode 368: #Content | Moonfall Review: Tyler starts off by discussing the new Jackass film Jackass Forever. Pat shares his thoughts on the Netflix series Murderville. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including the Oscar nominations). The Nerds then share their thoughts on the new Roland Emmerich film Moonfall! They end this episode with a Nerd Favorite...favorite Roland Emmerich film!

Timestamps:

-What We are Into: 4:29-25:30

-Nerd News: 25:30-38:46

-Moonfall Review: 38:46-58:33

-Nerd Favorite: 58:33-1:03

Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 1:01pm CDT

Episode 367: The Netflix You're Looking For: Tyler starts off by discussing the Kristen Bell, Netflix series The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window.  Pat share his thoughts on the Netflix series Archive 81.  Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including the Halo series trailer).  The Nerds then share their thoughts on the new Kevin James, Netflix film Home Team!  They end this episode with a Nerd Favorite...favorite football film!

Timestamps:

-What We are Into: 4:58-22:15

-Nerd News: 22:15-32:21

-Home Team Review: 32:21-57:21

-Nerd Favorite: 57:21-1:01

Direct download: Home_Team_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 10:41am CDT

Episode 366: Made up Movie Name: Tyler starts off the episode by discussing his thoughts on the new film See for Me.  Pat shares his thoughts on the new Paul Thomas Anderson film Licorice Pizza.  Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including a discussion regarding the The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power teaser).  The Nerd then move on to drafting their 2022 Rotten Tomatoes Film Draft!  They end the episode with a Nerd Favorite...favorite tv theme song?

Timestamps:

-What We are Into: 6:48-21:31

-Nerd News: 21:31-29:17

-Rotten Tomatoes Film Draft: 29:17-1:07

-Nerd Favorite: 1:07-1:11

Draft Film List:

The Batman
March 4, 2022

Turning Red
March 11, 2022

Sonic the Hedgehog 2
April 8, 2022

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore
April 15, 2022

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
May 6, 2022

DC League of Super-Pets
May 20, 2022

The Bob’s Burgers Movie
May 27, 2022

Jurassic World: Dominion
June 10, 2022

Lightyear
June 17, 2022

Thor: Love And Thunder
July 8, 2022

Nope
July 22, 2022

Black Adam
July 29, 2022

Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse (Part One)
October 7, 2022

Halloween Ends
October 14, 2022

The Flash
November 4, 2022

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
November 11, 2022

Avatar 2
December 16, 2022

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom
December 16, 2022

Direct download: Episode_366.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 1:51pm CDT

Episode 365: Cavalier Energy: Tyler starts the episode by discussing the new "season" of Dexter New Blood. Pat then discusses his thoughts on the new Netflix film Don't Look Up. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including a discussion of the Moon Knight trailer). The Nerds then discuss their thoughts on Scream (2022)! They end the episode with a Nerd Favorite...favorite Easter Egg from Scream?

Timestamps:

-What We are Into: 5:50-27:25

-Nerd News: 27:25-38:00

-Scream Review: 38:00-1:06
**SPOILERS: 59:25-1:06**

-Nerd Favorite: 1:06-1:09

Direct download: Scream_Review.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 11:34am CDT

The Nerds skip their usual segments and jump straight into their "Top 10 Films of the Year!" They cap off the episode with their least favorite film of the year.

Timestamps:

Top 10: 11:17-1:29

Nerd (Least) Favorite: 1:29-1:34

Direct download: Top_10_Favorite_Films_of_2021.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 7:28am CDT

Ridin' Solo (Bonus Episode): Top 5 Video Games of 2021 - In this bonus episode, Pat discusses his favorite video games of the past year!

Direct download: Top_5_Video_Games_of_2021.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 1:47pm CDT

Episode 363: The Summer of Batman: Tyler starts the episode by discussing the new season of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Pat then discusses his thoughts on the new Netflix series Anxious People. Tyler leads the discussion of the latest Nerd News (including a discussion of the Morbius delay). The Nerds then recap their 2021 "Nerd Year's Resolutions" and make new resolutions for 2022! They end the episode with a Nerd Favorite (not really)...most anticipated 2022 film?

Timestamps:

-What We’re Into: 4:30-20:51

-Nerd News: 20:40-27:41

-NYRs: 27:41-1:21

-Nerd Favorite: 1:21-1:25

Direct download: Nerd_Years_Resolutions_2022.mp3
Category:Pop Culture -- posted at: 10:14am CDT

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