Anime Adaptations: Why Do They Fail?

"I'm glad I don't have a lesser sphincter…"

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This week on the show, we talk good and bad cancellations, some more “Dune” casting news, and a bunch of shit we watched before discussing why anime adaptations usually stink. Enjoy!

News

0:02:29 Captain Marvel projections and trolls
0:06:10 Punisher and Jessica Jones cancelled
0:08:33 Counterpart cancelled
0:14:23 Jack Ryan renewed for third season
0:16:40 Fraiser revival in the works
0:19:58 Loki's Quantum Leap
0:22:38 Star Wars' forced hug
0:25:37 Jared Leto Joker cancelled
0:26:18 Jason Mamosa and Brolin join Dune
0:28:17 Zachary Levi's dismay over Thor franchise
0:30:16 The Oscars backdown...again

Shit We Watched

0:34:31 Cold Pursuit
0:38:37 Rough Night
0:43:52 Free Solo
0:50:26 The Umbrella Academy
0:54:26 The Wandering Earth
1:00:27 Burning

Topic

1:04:44 Anime Adaptations: Why Do They Fail?

Bad Trailers = Bad Buzz

"It sounds like the music doesn't even want to be there…"

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This week on the show, we start with some news on the Oscars before getting into “Shit We Watched.” We then discuss the latest trailers for “Pet Sematary”, “Aladdin”, and “Child’s Play”, which are all being shit on pretty heavily by everyone who has seen them. Enjoy!

News


0:01:28 The Oscars still suck
0:06:52 Aquaman spinoff swims free
0:08:34 Deadpool remains rated R
0:09:57 Jared Leto stares at his phone
0:12:03 Power Rangers Reboot
0:16:55 Lego Movie 2 Box Office
0:18:03 R-rated Marvel Cartoons

Shit We Watched

0:21:47 Kingdom
0:27:52 Punisher season 2
0:32:08 True Detective Season 3
0:34:03 Russian Doll
0:37:16 Ted Bundy Tapes

Topic

0:42:30 Movies with bad buzz before release

Film Adaptations: What Deserves Another Shot?

“Look at all the Jews he saved…”

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This week on the show we discuss a ton of news, including Liam Neeson’s hunting for a “black bastard” years ago. We then get into a few things we each watched, before discussing which adaptations deserve another shot, featuring DBZ, “1984”, “The Dark Tower”, and “The Time Machine”. Enjoy!

News


0:00:54 Liam Neeson was… “Taken”… by racism?
0:07:56 Bill Maher is still a douche
0:15:54 "The Big Game" review and trailers
0:29:54 Taika won't do Guardians 3, still talking with Marvel?
0:34:50 X-Men Movies in pre-production cancelled
0:36:30 Ben Affleck is out as Batman
0:37:55 Stephen King loves “The Stand”
0:42:35 Denise Villanueve the “Dune” remake

Shit We Watched

0:47:03 How to Train Your Dragon 1 & 2
0:49:38 Happy Death Day
0:51:45 Punisher S2 cont'd
0:55:06 Mississippi Grind
0:58:02 Across the Universe
1:01:43 The Hole in the Ground
1:05:14 Destroyer

Topic

1:07:21 Adaptations That Deserve Another Shot

Bored and Annoyed with Interviews: Kennedy J. Baruch

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This week, on a very special episode, we talked to the writer/director of the hit short “Zelda” film “Escape” about his new project, “Princess in Another Castle”.

Be sure to visit Kennedy on Twitter, YouTube, and IG @BaruchFilms!

News


0:00:51 Upgrade Director to make Invisible Man Remake
0:03:58 Rated R Black Widow?
0:05:01 Tom and Jerry Live Action Concept Art
0:06:25 Kevin Hart Monopoly Movie
0:07:55 DC focusing on solo films

Shit We Watched

0:09:28 The Fyre Festival
0:11:16 Kimmy Schmidt final season
0:14:44 Good Time
0:16:15 Punisher Season 2
0:19:21 Abducted in Plain Sight (mild spoilers)
0:24:08 Spider-Man PS4 (Game Review)
0:27:55 Serenity
0:34:31 Stan and Ollie
0:38:32 Resident Evil 2 Remake (Game Review)

Interview

0:42:34 Interview with Kennedy J. Baruch

Oscar Nominations: Did the academy get it right?

"Professor X told me to start a school for little kids I can touch..."

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This week we start with a bunch of prequel/sequel news (again), and discuss the new allegations against Bryan Singer, before getting into a bunch of shit we watched this week (we both finally watched “Gotti”), and then discussing our topic of the week: The Oscars.

Enjoy!

News


0:00:42 Baldwin and Cavill back to M:I
0:02:27 James Gandolfini's son in Sopranos prequel
0:03:24 Original Ghostbusters sequel
0:07:26 Bumblebee sequel
0:09:45 John Wick 3 trailer
0:13:10 Bryan Singer allegations

Shit We Watched

0:20:06 The Office Final 2 Seasons
0:24:42 R. Kelly cont'd
0:27:49 Kim's Convenience
0:28:59 Dragon Ball Super: Broly
0:33:14 I am Wrath
0:38:12 Destination Wedding
0:41:31 Gotti

Weekly Topic

0:53:25 The Oscars