Avengers: Endgame

Episode 033: Avengers: Endgame review - WITH SPOILERS

What else could we talk about for our latest podcast but Avengers: Endgame? The blockbuster spectacle is taking over the world and vacuuming up all of our moviegoing money!

Our discussion gets into MAJOR SPOILERS, recapping what we loved (and maybe nitpicked) from the movie we’ve all been waiting for. So if you haven’t yet seen Endgame, you may want to hold off on listening until then. But please come back and listen to our review! Compare your reactions to ours!

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SHOW NOTES

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1:00 - The quickly discarded plan to review Endgame right after seeing it

7:54 - The massive amounts of money and box office records Endgame is generating

12:49 - Our Avengers: Endgame discussion begins - SPOILER ALERT

— How many times did you yell out? Did you cry?

— Were you surprised at how little some characters were used?

— What did you expect going in? Which heroes were going to die?

— Did you get your perfect ending?

— Who was Endgame’s unsung hero?

— What is the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s future?

— Where will Spider-Man: Far From Home fit in?

1:03:40 - What we’re enjoying this week

Ian: Flash Gordon serials on Turner Classic Movies

Chris: DC Universe’s massive digital comic book archive

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Episode 031: We saw everything! Shazam, The Highwaymen, The Twilight Zone - Oh, my!

Shazam! On the latest Amusement Park Podcast, we review DC's new superhero flick. Does it keep the fun train rolling? While waiting for Avengers: Endgame tickets (not really), we also talk about Netflix's The Highwaymen and the Twilight Zone reboot.

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Show Notes

0:51 - The national (and personal) struggle to buy advance Avengers: Endgame tickets

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38:40 - The Highwaymen review

53:30 - Reviewing The Twilight Zone reboot

1:10:50 - What we’re enjoying this week

Ian: Batman 80th and The Matrix 20th anniversaries

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Episode 030: Avengers: Endgame Madness! Plus, James Gunn is back and Triple Frontier

And we're back after a one-week break! On the latest Amusement Park Podcast, we look at the final Avengers: Endgame trailer for clues, react to Disney re-hiring James Gunn for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, review Netflix's Triple Frontier, and wonder if "streaming fatigue" is real.

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SHOW NOTES

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2:15 - Breaking down the final Avengers: Endgame trailer

Highlights from final Avengers: Endgame trailer - Blasts from the past, new haircuts, Quantum suits, and Captain Marvel

18:22 - Reaction to Disney re-hiring James Gunn to direct Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

28:24 - Review of Triple Frontier

Quick Hits

46:22 - Ezra Miller writing new Flash script (with Grant Morrison), wants darker direction for movie

'Flash' Shocker: Ezra Miller Writing Script in Bid to Stay On as Star 

50:51 - Netflix launching new interactive series, You vs. Wild, with Bear Grylls

52:28 - Streaming providers facing “subscription fatigue” from customers

‘Subscription Fatigue’: Nearly Half of U.S. Consumers Frustrated by Streaming Explosion, Study Finds

How to live your best streaming life - and for less than $100 per month

58:35 - What we’re enjoying this week

Ian: The Expendable Opinion Podcast

Chris: The Widow on Amazon

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Episode 025: Avengers Goes Dark, Hanna Grabs Our Attention, and We Catch Up with GoT

Episode 25! Or XXV, as the Super Bowl would do it. We react to the Avengers: Endgame and Toy Story 4 Super Bowl teasers, review Amazon's Hanna pilot, look back at Game of Thrones Season 1, rant about Riverdale, and do some quick hits.

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SHOW NOTES

0:21 - Quick thoughts on Super Bowl snacks, halftime show and commercials

5:12 - Reaction to Avengers: Endgame Super Bowl teaser

13:37 - Toy Story 4 teaser and Super Bowl trailers we wanted to see

Netflix Says US Streaming Is Down 32 Percent vs Super Bowl LIII

20:53 - Reviewing Amazon’s Hanna pilot

Original Hanna movie trailer (2011)

34:42 - Retro review of Game of Thrones, Season 1, leading up to Season 8 premiere

43:20 - Chris is fed up with Riverdale, Season 3

49:01 - Quick Hits, including CBS All Access’ Twilight Zone, Disney+ and New Mutants

Disney expects to take a $150 million hit as it cuts ties with Netflix — and that's OK

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Ian: New Daredevil #1

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Episode 021: Getting pumped for 2019! Marvel, DC, Comics, TV and Movies - Oh, My!

Avengers, Star Wars, Game of Thrones, DC Universe! On the latest Amusement Park Podcast, we each pick 10 things we're most excited for in 2019. Also, thoughts on the Golden Globes and what we're enjoying this week.

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Show Notes

2:06 - What we’re looking forward to in 2019, No. 10 through 6

19:21 - What we’re looking forward to in 2019, No. 5 through 1

48:24 - Bohemian Rhapsody’s surprise Golden Globe Awards win

51:51 - What we’re enjoying this week

Ian: Cartoonist Kayfabe with Ed Piskor and Jim Rugg

Chris: The President is Missing by Bill Clinton and James Patterson

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Episode 016: Avengers Endgame

Will an “Avengers 4” trailer disrupt the space-time continuum on the latest Amusement Park Podcast? We discuss the Captain Marvel trailer, review Fantastic Beasts, lament Netflix canceling Daredevil, catch up on DC superhero TV, and share what we’re enjoying this week.

SHOW NOTES:

01:45 - Would fans really be upset if the title for “Avengers 4” wasn’t in the trailer?

05:15 - Future Chris and Future Ian interrupt for a reaction to the Avengers: Endgame trailer

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26:42 - Reaction to the Captain Marvel trailer

37:24 - Chris isn’t excited about SHAZAM!

46:40 - Fantastic Beasts review

1:10:34 - Season 5 of The Flash so far

1:18:01 - Season 7 of Arrow, eight episodes in

1:25:10 - Catching up on DC Universe’s Titans

1:31:44 - What we’re enjoying this week

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