Interviews

DORKING OUT – Special Bulletin: The Comic-Con Trailers Edition

Dorking Out Show | © 2016 Chris Smith/Sonia Mansfield

Hey there, dorks. What do you call it when there’s a bunch of trailers together? A herd? A gaggle? A murder? Anyway, a bunch of new trailers that were unveiled at Comic-Con last week. We could wait until next week’s episode to talk about them, so we have a very special episode of Dorking Out for you. We’re calling it Dorking Out: Special Bulletin. AssignmentX’s own associate editor Peter Brown joins us, and we talk about a lot of great trailers from JUSTICE LEAGUE and WONDER WOMAN to FX’s series LEGION and KING ARTHUR, which for some reason leads to a […]Read On »

COMMENTS (1)

DORKING OUT – Episode 5: The Star Trekking Across The Universe Edition

Dorking Out Show | © 2016 Chris Smith/Sonia Mansfield

Hey there, dorks! In this week’s episode, we live long and prosper by reviewing STAR TREK BEYOND with one of the biggest STAR TREK dorks in the galaxy, Jeff Bond. Bond worked on “Star Trek: The Original Series Complete Soundtrack,” and played Dr. Leonard H. ‘Bones’ McCoy on the late, great “Star Trek: New Voyages.” We also review the new Netflix original series, STRANGER THINGS and we rundown our favorite headlines to come out of last week’s Comic-Con. For links to all the headlines we discussed plus the other interesting pop culture headlines that grabbed our attention this week, sign up for our newsletter. We […]Read On »

COMMENTS (0)

Movie Review: STAR TREK BEYOND

STAR TREK BEYOND | © 2016 Paramount

Stars: John Cho, Simon Pegg, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, Anton Yelchin, Sofia Boutella, Idris Elba Writers: Simon Pegg & Doug Jung, based on STAR TREK created by Gene Roddenberry Director: Justin Lin Distributor: Paramount Release Date: July 22, 2016 STAR TREK BEYOND is one of those franchise movies that is so completely bound to its specific film universe that it feels kind of like a big, long episode of a TV series. Except it doesn’t feel like a big, long episode of any of the TV iterations of STAR TREK, originally created by Gene Roddenberry, that […]Read On »

COMMENTS (0)

LONGMIRE: Lou Diamond Phillips works the West – exclusive interview

Longmire | © 2016 Netflix

Lou Diamond Phillips shot to movie stardom playing real-life Fifties pop star Ritchie Valens in 1987’s LA BAMBA. Since then, he’s worked continuously in film (YOUNG GUNS, THE 33), stage (earning a Tony nomination for his portrayal of the King of Siam in the Broadway revival of THE KING AND I) and television (most recently, an arc on BLINDSPOT). For the past four years, Phillips has played Henry Standing Bear on LONGMIRE. Based on a series of novels by Craig Johnson, LONGMIRE is a contemporary Western procedural, centering on Walt Longmire (Robert Taylor), sheriff of Absaroka County, Wyoming. Henry is […]Read On »

COMMENTS (3)

DORKING OUT – Episode 4: The Bustin’ Makes Us Feel Good Edition

Dorking Out Show | © 2016 Chris Smith/Sonia Mansfield

Hey there, dorks. We review the new “Ghostbusters,” and reveal whether our childhoods have been ruined. Plus, Chris gushes about the book, “The Fifty-Year Mission: The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History Of Star Trek: The First 25 Years.” One of Chris and Sonia’s oldest friends, Aaron Rice, also known as Dorking Out’s senior youth correspondent, stops by and explains Pokemon Go, because kids these days, amirite? All of that, plus our favorite headlines of the week, including the Emmy nominations and “Die Hard” director John McTiernan weird anti-Captain America rant. For links to all the headlines we discussed plus the […]Read On »

COMMENTS (0)

POP SHOW PODCAST – Episode 27: POKEMON GO and SHARKNADO 4

POP SHOW PODCAST | © 2016 AssignmentX

Welcome to another edition of the POP SHOW PODCAST starring Anthony C. Ferrante. This week chat about a whole host of topics such the Pokemon Go craze, GHOSTBUSTERS movie, Donald Trump, Scott Baio and the Republican National Convention and of course Anthony’s upcoming SyFy movie SHARKNADO: THE FOURTH AWAKENS, which debuts on July 31. This week Anthony (@acferrante) is joined by Ryan Mitchelle, Chris Smith (@JettJergens) and myself (@PeterBrownAX), although I’m late because of a near drug overdose or something. At least that’s what I’m saying so deal with it. So sit back and have a listen to the fun. Listen and Subscribe […]Read On »

COMMENTS (0)

MR. ROBOT: Christian Slater hacks the planet – interview

Christian Slater as Mr. Robot in MR. ROBOT | © 2016 Nadav Kander/USA Network

Christian Slater has won both a Golden Globe and a Satellite Award for his work in the title role of MR. ROBOT. In the first season of USA Network’s series – just nominated for six Emmy Awards, including outstanding dramatic series – created by Sam Esmail (who also directed all of Season 2), Mr. Robot at first appears to be the mysterious founder of F*Society. Mr. Robot recruits Rami Malek’s character Elliot Alderson, an isolated computer genius, to his cause of cyber warfare against giant corporations. However, by the end of Season 1, we and Elliot learn that Mr. Robot […]Read On »

COMMENTS (0)

DORKING OUT SHOW – Episode 3: The Captain Kirk vs. Jesus Christ Edition

Dorking Out Show | © 2016 Chris Smith/Sonia Mansfield

Hey there, dorks! Welcome to episode 3 of “Dorking Out With Chris and Sonia,” a podcast for people who like to dork out about stories and the stories in pop culture that we love – including movies and TV, books and podcasts and pretty much everything else. This week we are talking about the state of prestige TV plus a review of HBO’s “The Night Of.” In our returning segment, “You’re Dead To Me,” Chris directs his rage at 1997’s “Batman & Robin.” Plus, we want to know why filmmakers and film studios feel the need to spoil their own movies with trailers that reveal […]Read On »

COMMENTS (0)

POP SHOW PODCAST – Episode 26: Interview with SHARKNADO 4 star Caroline Williams

POP SHOW PODCAST | © 2016 AssignmentX

Welcome back to the POP SHOW PODCAST starring Anthony C. Ferrante. This week we are joined by Caroline Williams star of THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 2 and who makes a cameo appearance in the upcoming SyFy movie SHARKNADO: THE FOURTH AWAKENS, debuting on July 31. Not only do we get great insight into CHAINSAW but we also get a behind-the-scenes perspective on SHARKNADO 4 as well as the lingering impact of CHAINSAW 2 on horror films. Eventually we also get around to chatting about the initial reviews of the new GHOSTBUSTERS movie, a gay Sulu in STAR TREK: BEYOND and […]Read On »

COMMENTS (0)

DORKING OUT SHOW – Episode 2: The ‘America Fock Yeah’ Edition

Dorking Out Show | © 2016 Chris Smith/Sonia Mansfield

Hey there, dorks. Welcome to episode 2 of Dorking Out With Chris and Sonia. This week, inspired by the Fourth of July, we share their favorite movies about America. We don’t want to spoil the podcast by revealing our picks here, buuuuut … “Independence Day” is not on the list. Plus, in honor of director Steven Spielberg’s new movie, “The BFG,” we share our favorite and least favorite Spielberg movies. Chris also has a short review “The BFG.” We introduce our new segment, “You’re Dead To Me,” in which we talk about a movie, TV show, book or anything else that we really hate. This […]Read On »

COMMENTS (0)
Increase your website traffic with Attracta.com
bottom round