Five friends having the same kind of irreverent conversations about movies, TV, and pop culture that we would normally have at a bar. Instead, we do it sitting around a microphone.

Recovering from the Christmas holiday and sipping on some homemade eggnog, the guys (sans Kyle) reflect on the best video games, TV shows and films of the year, while Brent reviews PASSENGERS and ASSASSIN'S CREED. 

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There's no "Luke Comma Leia" here, but the Force is strong with this episode, as we get in-depth (and then some) with a spoiler-heavy discussion of ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY. 

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It's a trailer-heavy week as the guys check out new looks at GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL.2, TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT, WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES and SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING. Also, updates on the big news from PlayStation Experience, and reviews of WATCH DOGS 2 and FINAL FANTASY XV.

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We're back from the Thanksgiving holiday for a Rumchata-laden episode featuring a look at new trailers for EMERALD CITY and SILENCE, along with first impressions of FINAL FANTASY XV and a review of PS4's DARKSIDERS: WARMASTERED EDITION.

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This week, Brent and Kyle review THE EDGE OF SEVENTEEN and FANTASTIC BEASTS, while Surly encounters an A24 film that he doesn't love unequivocally. Also, clips from Brent's trip to the MOANA press conference with Dwayne Johnson and Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Kyle chats with VIKINGS star Katheryn Winnick.

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With half the crew missing this week, Surly and Kyle are joined by Paige to discuss ARRIVAL, HELL OR HIGH WATER and the first look at VALERIAN.

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This week, we're going inter-dimensional with our review of DOCTOR STRANGE, while Surly and Brent also chat about the latest from A24 Films, MOONLIGHT. 

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Surly celebrated his birthday a bit too hard, so we've got an extra-grouchy podcast crew this week to talk about the new season of BLACK MIRROR. Also, Brent gives his first impressions on the new indie comedy EDGE OF SEVENTEEN. 

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The Halloween theme lives on, and once again Surly is forcing the rest of us to sit through a BLADE film. At least this one has Ryan Reynolds - join us as we drive into BLADE: TRINITY!

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This week, the October theme continues as we discuss Guillermo del Toro's BLADE II, while Kyle weighs in on Oasis documentary SUPERSONIC and Brent reviews THE ACCOUNTANT.

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It's our 200th episode, and Kyle isn't here! But that's okay - the rest of us are dissecting the 1998 film BLADE and how it stacks up against the modern comic book blockbuster.

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This week, the gang reviews Sundance hit OPERATION AVALANCE while Brent chats with the film's writer, director and star, Matt Johnson. 

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This week, the guys check out the first trailer for PASSENGERS, Brent reviews THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN, and Kyle and Paige offer up their opinions on some of the fall TV season premieres.

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This week, Brent and Alan review BLAIR WITCH, Surly weighs in on Season 2 of DOCUMENTARY NOW, and the guys discuss the bizarre internet controversy surrounding the KICKS trailer. 

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This week, Surly talks about Werner Herzog's latest documentary, Brent and Alyssa review Clint Eastwood's SULLY, and the gang checks out new trailers for GOLD, FREE FIRE and LIVE BY NIGHT. 

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This week, the gang checks out a slew of new trailers (including the latest Nicolas Cage offering) and gives their first impressions of Donald Glover's ATLANTA, while Brent and Alyssa review THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS and THE BIRTH OF A NATION. 

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This week, the guys review DON'T BREATHE and HANDS OF STONE, and hypothesize about a massive drug empire controlled by a former television actress.

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Kyle is out this week, leaving the rest of the guys to talk about WAR DOGS, KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS and the pilot episode for Amazon's reboot of THE TICK.

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This week, Kyle talks FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS while Brent, Chris and Alyssa attend a SAUSAGE PARTY. Also, thoughts on the new ROGUE ONE trailer and early impressions of NO MAN'S SKY. 

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Recorded live from Kyle's hotel room at San Diego Comic-Con, after a long evening of drinking and partying. Special guests: Paige Wilson, Bart Cassida and Andrew Kahl. 

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Brent is on vacation, Alan is back from Germany and Kyle is in the hosting chair this week to lead the crew as they talk about SUICIDE SQUAD, the first season of PREACHER, and initial impressions of BATMAN: THE TELLTALE SERIES. 

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As a monsoon threatens to hit Echo Base, the gang discusses their thoughts on the animated adaptation of BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE while Brent and Kyle (and their wives) recap this year's Comic-Con adventures.

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Brent and Kyle are at Comic-Con and Alan is in Germany, so Chris and Surly are joined by a pair of special guests (including Nick the Couch Ginger) to discuss STAR TREK BEYOND and Netflix's STRANGER THINGS.

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The guys sit down for an in-depth discussion of the GHOSTBUSTERS reboot, while Brent and Kyle take on BATMAN v SUPERMAN: ULTIMATE EDITION.

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Chris is out sick this week, but we're carrying on in his absence! Brent talks CAPTAIN FANTASTIC and HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE, and Kyle gives his first impressions of upcoming Netflix series STRANGER THINGS.

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It's a busy week, with reviews of THE BFG, LEGEND OF TARZAN, THE SHALLOWS and INDEPENDENCE DAY: RESURGENCE, plus Kyle's thoughts on the latest installment of the LEGO STAR WARS videogame series. 

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We've got a full house this week as we review SWISS ARMY MAN, THE NEON DEMON and FREE STATE OF JONES, and talk about all the latest news from ROGUE ONE and JUSTICE LEAGUE.

Direct download: 185_-_Save_the_Bison.mp3
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With Brent out of commission, Kyle takes over hosting duties to lead the team on a discussion about all the news from this year's E3, along with a review of Pixar's FINDING DORY.

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The guys are joined by a very special guest to discuss the long-awaited big screen adaptation of WARCRAFT. Who will prevail?

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Alan and Surly weigh in with their thoughts on THE NICE GUYS, while Kyle takes on for the team with his review of ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS and Chris offers a second opinion on X-MEN: APOCALYPSE.

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In this episode, the guys check out new trailers for GHOSTBUSTERS and TMNT 2, Brent weighs in with brief reviews of THE NICE GUYS and NEIGHBORS 2, and the gang follows up with final thoughts for UNCHARTED 4. 

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This week, the guys take a look at the trailers for ASSASSIN'S CREED, HELL OR HIGH WATER and DON'T BREATHE, talk about their initial impressions of UNCHARTED 4, and find religion - sort of - with a review of the PREACHER pilot.

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CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR is at the top of the box office, and the whole gang is here to weigh in on their thoughts on the latest superhero smackdown.

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Surly and Kyle are out this week, so Alyssa returns to the couch to relate her experiences viewing PURPLE RAIN for the first time, and discuss her impromptu trip with Brent to see HAMILTON on Broadway. Also, discussions of the latest trailers for THE NICE GUYS, KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS and X-MEN: APOCALYPSE.

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Surly and Brent review Jeremy Saulnier's GREEN ROOM, and Alyssa chimes in about ELVIS AND NIXON and THE HUNTSMAN: WINTER'S WAR. Also, new trailers for THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN, JASON BOURNE and THE FOUNDER.

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The gang is all here! Brent reviews THE JUNGLE BOOK and HIGH-RISE, while Kyle gives his thoughts on JUSTICE LEAGUE VS TEEN TITANS and weighs in on his experiences with PlayStation Vue. Plus, new looks at SUICIDE SQUAD, FANTASTIC BEASTS and DOCTOR STRANGE.

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With Brent and Kyle at the Phoenix Film Festival, Surly steps into the hosting chair to lead Alan and Chris on a discussion about new trailers for SWISS ARMY MAN and ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY, as well as the season finale of Hulu's 11.22.63.

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Independent filmmakers Paul Osborne and Scott Storm join Brent and Kyle for a special live edition of the Drinks and Discourse podcast, recorded at the 2016 Phoenix Film Festival.

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This week, Brent reviews I SAW THE LIGHT, while Kyle and the rest of the gang discuss the incredible STAR WARS: REBELS season finale. Also, new trailers for HIGH RISE and THE JUNGLE BOOK, and an extended look at FINAL FANTASY XV.

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It's been nearly three years since we first heard about BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE, and now that it's finally here, was it worth the hype? Depends on who you ask - join us for a lengthy, spoiler-filled discussion on the latest big-screen superhero smackdown.

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It's a very trailer-centric episode this week, as the guys check out the newest looks at CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE, THE LEGEND OF TARZAN, MISS PEREGRINE, X-MEN: APOCALYPSE and more! Also, Kyle weighs in on the latest installment of the DIVERGENT franchise with his review of ALLEGIANT.

Direct download: 171_-_Trailers_and_Abs.mp3
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Brent is out this week to cover the SXSW Film Festival, so Kyle is in the hosting chair to lead the team as they discuss the new trailers for POP STAR and CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR, as well as a review of Dan Trachtenberg's 10 CLOVERFIELD LANE (note: Spoilers from 59:48 - 120:57).

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Kyle is out sick this week, so Alyssa is joining the show to talk about ZOOTOPIA, HAMILTON, and the 2016 Oscar winners (and losers) - along with the very first look at the GHOSTBUSTERS reboot.

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With Brent away at Disneyland (of course), Surly is in the hosting chair this week - which is a nice consolation for the fact that he and Alan were forced to see GODS OF EGYPT. Check out their review, as well as the gang's thoughts on the upcoming R-rated cut of BATMAN v SUPERMAN, and Kyle's first impressions of DAREDEVIL's second season.

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We've got new trailers for PEE-WEE's BIG HOLIDAY and the second season of DAREDEVIL to talk about, along with Kyle and Surly's thoughts on the series finale of GRAVITY FALLS and some more in-depth discussion about FIREWATCH.

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DEADPOOL has arrived, and the guys are weighing in with their opinions of the long-awaited feature film, while Kyle chats with Colossus mo-cap actor Greg LaSalle. Also, reviews of ZOOLANDER 2 and THE WITCH, along with more of Surly's thoughts on FIREWATCH.

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Lots of movies to talk about this week, including SLEIGHT, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES, and HAIL CAESAR, along with first impressions of EDDIE THE EAGLE and DEADPOOL. Also, Surly and Alan weigh in on their latest addiction, THE WITNESS.

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Brent is back from Park City to talk about his first trip to the Sundance Film Festival, while the rest of the guys discuss their thoughts - good and bad - on the long-awaited revival of THE X-FILES.

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With Brent out of town for the Sundance Film Festival, Kyle leads Chris and Surly in a discussion about the first official trailer for SUICIDE SQUAD, and a review of DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW and the return of THE X-FILES. Also, Kyle weighs on in the latest YA franchise to get the big-screen treatment with a quick review of THE 5TH WAVE.

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The Oscar nominations have arrived, and the gang engages in a lengthy discussion about which films are overrated and overlooked. Also, a quick rundown of the Razzie nominations, and a look at the trailers for 10 CLOVERFIELD LANE, GREEN ROOM and THE WITCH. 

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Kyle is back this week with his own "Best of 2015" list, and the guys talk about what they're looking forward to in the year to come.

Direct download: 161_-_Here_Comes_2016.mp3
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Kyle is out sick this week, but the rest of the gang is here to talk (and in some cases, argue) about their favorite movies, television shows, and video games of 2015 - along with some of the year's biggest disappointments.

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The Christmas holiday is over, and the guys are getting together to talk about THE HATEFUL EIGHT, THE REVENANT, JOY and THE BIG SHORT. Also, thoughts on the latest trailers for DEADPOOL and FIFTY SHADES OF BLACK.

Direct download: 159_-_Trademark_It.mp3
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