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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 024: The Batman, Reign of the Supermen, plus a Punisher Recap

Affleck's leaving, but we're still here! On the latest Amusement Park Podcast, we react to news on the new Batman film and recasting Bruce Wayne. We also review the full Season 2 of The Punisher and the animated Reign of the Supermen movie, and share what we're enjoying this week.

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SHOW NOTES

3:08 - Reaction to Batman movie news, Bruce Wayne being recast

New Batman movie scheduled for June 2021, won't involve Ben Affleck

Armie Hammer Talks His Unseen Batman From Justice League Mortal

The Surprisingly Long History of 'DC Super Pets'

22:17 - Thoughts on the Birds of Prey teaser

26:33 - Reign of the Supermen review

42:30 - Reviewing The Punisher, Season 2; 3 Likes and Dislikes each

1:04:10 - What we’re enjoying this week

Chris: Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes

Ian: New York Times crossword app

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Episode 019: Best and Worst of 2018

It’s our final show of 2018, so we’re picking our Best and Worst of the year! Movies, TV, music, books, etc. We also react to the Titans season finale and review some movies, including Chris’s thoughts on Aquaman. Happy New Year!

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Show Notes

6:23 - Chris’s reaction to Aquaman

14:30 - Ian’s review of Bumblebee

20:15 - Titans season finale review

Titans Boss Confirms Our Theory About That Batty Season 1 Finale [TV Line]

BTS look at the Caped Crusader [Reddit]

5 Titans Guaranteed To Be Featured In Season 2 (And 5 We Hope To See) [Screen Rant]

38:15 - Our best and worst movies of 2018

Episode 003: Puppets Gone Wild

44:53 - Most surprising movies of 2018

47:48 - Best and worst TV picks for 2018

53:06 - Chris’s biggest surprise for 2018; Ian’s best and worst music

58:58 - What we’re enjoying this week

Ian: Alex Ross feature on CBS This Morning

Chris: Company training videos on YouTube

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Episode 018: Aquaman Love

On the latest Amusement Park Podcast, we review Aquaman! Did Jason Momoa sink or swim? We also discuss Mortal Engines' disastrous box office, the new MoviePass plans that may pull Chris back in and what we're enjoying this week.

Show Notes

3:22 - Review of Aquaman after early Amazon Prime screening

Aquaman makes a splash with exotic visuals and Jason Momoa’s charm

25:50 - Mortal Engines bombs. Where did it all go wrong?

38:55 - MoviePass announces new plans; Chris is tempted to re-subscribe

51:48 - What we’re enjoying this week

Chris: Live From New York by James Andrew Miller and Tom Shales

Ian: Superman: The Movie 40th anniversary

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Special Edition: DC Universe early access!

The DC Universe streaming service surprised fans by launching a couple days early! (Original launch was set for Saturday, Sept. 15 - “Batman Day.”) Chris and Ian browse through the app and share their initial thoughts about which features look most exciting.

Chris is eager to dive into the “Death of Superman” story arc and then watch the new animated film.

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Ian’s looking to relive his childhood by watching Super Friends.

What content on DC Universe are you most excited about on launch? Old TV shows? The DC animated films? Cartoon series like Batman: The Animated Series and Justice League Unlimited? Or how about so many of the comic books upon which this entire venture was built, many of which include classic stories like The Dark Knight Returns?

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Episode 005: Jason Statham is My Man Crush

We've survived to five! This week on The Amusement Park Podcast, Chris Cox and Ian Casselberry discuss Henry Cavill's reported break-up with Warner Brothers over Superman, Entertainment Weekly's Captain Marvel cover story, and Season 2 of Netflix's Iron Fist.

SHOW NOTES:

3:55 - Henry Cavill reportedly won’t be playing Superman in any more DC movies

— How Hollywood tries to turn any actor into superhero shape:

The Last, Disposable Action Hero - New York Times

27:02 - Entertainment Weekly’s Captain Marvel cover story

36:18 - Reviewing Season 2 of Netflix’s Iron Fist

** Spoiler warning 40:40 to 47:26 **

Iron Fist Season 2 Is Strong and Has a Finale You Absolutely Must See - io9

51:05 - The Oscars postponing its “Most Popular Film” award

58:03 - What we're enjoying this week

Chris: Batman - The Killing Joke by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland

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Ian: Fantastic Four #1, 2 by Dan Slott and Sara Pichelli

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