This week on The Collider Podcast, we're talking about Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising and The Nice Guys. We discuss comedy sequels, while Neighbors 2 is the rare comedy sequel that works, what it takes for comedy sequel to work, the noir influences of The Nice Guys, the work of director/co-writer Shane Black, and much more. As usual, we finish up with our recommendations.
This week on The Collider Podcast, we talk about some recent news stories including Shane Black gender-swapping the Iron Man 3 villain at the studio's request, fans still being upset over an all-female Ghostbusters, DC's proposed Harley Quinn movie, the DC management shakeup, Black Panther casting, Godzilla 2 losing director Gareth Edwards, and Adam's visit to the set of Assassin's Creed.
This week on The Collider Podcast, we're talking Captain America: Civil War. We discuss the film's strengths, weaknesses, how it fits into the larger scheme of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, how it relates to other 2016 superhero movies (bonus points if you guess how long it takes us to mention Batman v Superman), and much more.
This week on The Collider Podcast, we're joined by TV editor Allison Keene because we are all about TV this week. On this episode, we discuss (in this order): American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson, Fargo, American Horror Story, FX comedies, Game of Thrones, Silicon Valley, Veep, Girls, Vinyl, The Night Manager, Better Call Saul, Preacher, Jessica Jones, Daredevil, the Punisher spinoff series, The Flash, Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow, and Containment. We also finish up with our recommendations.