Monday, January 9, 2017

Podcast 162: Flight of the Nanu-gator


Disney movies! Instead of Star Trek, we're takin' a break and talkin' three live-action Disney movies -- The World's Greatest Athlete, The Island at the Top of the World and Flight of the Navigator.

Lemme use this text space to mention a few things I forgot to mention. Jane tells Nanu to put his hands around her head for kissing and that's the wrong place! According to Watts in Some Kind of Wonderful, "it doesn't depend -- they go on her hips." I've always abided by this rule.

Sorry about constantly saying "Island on Top of the World" rather than the proper "Island AT THE Top of the World."

Podcast breakdown:
0:00 -- nuqneH
3:24 -- The World's Greatest Athlete
26:06 -- The Island at the Top of the World
42:17:37 -- Flight of the Navigator
1.21:23 -- Awards and rankings
1.52:31 -- Next movie podcast planning
1.59:54 -- A touch of Rogue One
2.12:37 -- Qapla' and outtakes

Click here for at least one list of "weird Disney movies" that features The Island at the Top of the World!

Click here for the "I Get Around" shred video!

Remember to rate and comment on iTunes!

Remember to join the Facebook page!

Comment on anything we've said or anything we will say. jrwatchesstartrek@gmail.com.

This episode is dedicated in loving memory to Carrie Fisher (1956-2016) and also Leopold.

Direct MP3 Download
iTunes Subscription
RSS Feed







Sunday, December 18, 2016

Podcast 161: The Dreaded Rear Admiral


So here's our live commentary for Star Trek Beyond. We babble on for a bit, but if you wanna start right with the movie, that starts right at the 4:00 mark.

Remember to watch The World's Greatest AthleteThe Island at the Top of the World, and Flight of the Navigator for next time.

Click here for that "Dreaded Rear Admiral" reference!

Click here for the nog recipe (just switch out the light cream for half and half instead (or a third and a third and a third if you can find it))!

Remember to rate and comment on iTunes!

Remember to join the Facebook page!

Comment on anything we've said or anything we will say. jrwatchesstartrek@gmail.com.

This episode is dedicated in loving memory to Leonard and Anton.

Direct MP3 Download
iTunes Subscription
RSS Feed







Saturday, December 10, 2016

Podcast 160: "It's Been a Long Time, But My Time Is Finally Beard"


End of ENT. End of an era. We talk Christmas plans and the last two Enterprise episodes before spending over an hour(!) on various awards and rankings. Take a load off, grab some nog, and fill your ears with our terrible 64k low-quality voices.

Podcast breakdown:
0:00 -- nuqneH, Star Trek: Discovery, Christmas plans
9:52 -- Viewer mail
35:06 -- "Terra Prime"
48:37 -- "These Are the Voyages..."
1.03:56 -- Mailbag awards
1.08:31 -- Podcast awards and rankings
1.14:59 -- Arc discussion
1.17:31 -- Season awards
1.28:52 -- Season rankings
1.38:22 -- Series awards
1.54:21 -- Series rankings
2.19:39 -- Next episode predictions
2.32:48 -- Qapla' and outtakes

Hey FYI, next time we're hitting a commentary track of Star Trek Beyond and the time after that we're gonna do a movie podcast where we'll discuss the live-action Disney films The World's Greatest AthleteThe Island at the Top of the World, and Flight of the Navigator. After THAT we're hitting Star Trek: The Animated Series.

Remember to rate and comment on iTunes!

Remember to join the Facebook page!

Comment on anything we've said or anything we will say. jrwatchesstartrek@gmail.com.

This episode is dedicated in loving memory to Kellie Waymire again (1967-2003).

Direct MP3 Download
iTunes Subscription
RSS Feed







Sunday, October 30, 2016

Podcast 159: Halloween Haircuts



We start with four more Enterprise eps including the famous mirror not-so-crossover saga. Bad moods and dress-up time perfect for Halloween. Stick around, because we really finalize the upcoming next movie podcast. The real treat may be the outtake. It's way off-topic, but real fun for the season -- a lengthy discussion of the best (and worst) songs of Halloween we've compiled over the years.

Podcast breakdown:
0:00 -- nuqneH, a little bit of Halloween
4:17 -- "Bound"
25:34 -- "In a Mirror, Darkly"
38:30 -- "In a Mirror, Darkly: Part 2"
55:34 -- "Demons"
1.07:57 -- Awards and rankings
1.21:29 -- Next episode predictions
1.28:07 -- Plan for live-action Disney movie podcast
1.37:24 -- Qapla' and outtakes (Possibly the longest outtake yet with our in-depth Halloween song rankings)

Hey here's this year's Halloween song lineup!
1. Stranger Things Theme - Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein
2. Goodnight Moon - Shivaree
3. In Love With a Monster - Fifth Harmony
4. Ghost Girl - Split Enz
5. The Zombie Song - Stephanie Mabey
6. Deception - Crux Shadows
7. Written in Blood - She Wants Revenge
8. Atmosphere - Joy Division
9. Murder - New Order
10. Nocturnal Me - Echo and the Bunnymen
11. Ghost - Depeche Mode
12. Howl - Florence + the Machine
13. The Man Next Door - The Paragons
14. Clowns of Death - Oingo Boingo
15. Ghostcity - Thomas Azier
16. Lucretia, My Reflection - Sisters of Mercy
17. The Last Beat of My Heart - Siouxsie and the Banshees
18 - Kraid's Lair (Metroid) - Luminist

Remember to rate and comment on iTunes!

Remember to join the Facebook page!

Comment on anything we've said or anything we will say. jrwatchesstartrek@gmail.com.

This episode is dedicated in loving memory to Mirror Universe Jonathan Archer 2112-2155).

Direct MP3 Download
iTunes Subscription
RSS Feed







Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Podcast 158: The Bare Ridge Project



Recorded on the 50th anniversary of Star Trek!

Four Episodes from season 4 of Enterprise. Some about droney Romulans. Some about ridgeless Klingons. Also vampire movie talk. Also J.R. goes off on how Frankenstein movies should be. That's what we got this time.

Podcast breakdown:
0:00 -- nuqneH, a little bit of anticipation for Star Trek: Discovery and our own viewing of Star Trek: The Animated Series
6:54 -- "United"
24:18 -- "The Aenar"
38:47 -- "Affliction"
54:18 -- "Divergence"
1.14:49 -- Awards and rankings
1.24:56 -- Next episode predictions
1.38:45 -- Top 5 vampire movies
2.05:09 -- Qapla' and outtakes (Salt Lake Comic Con and some TV)

Click here to view the trailer for What We Do in the Shadows!

Click here to view the video that J.R. had Jon watch at the beginning of the podcast in the hopes that Star Trek: The Animated Series is similar!

Click here for that Incredible Journey Far Side cartoon!

Remember to rate and comment on iTunes!

Remember to join the Facebook page!

Comment on anything we've said or anything we will say. jrwatchesstartrek@gmail.com.

This episode is dedicated in loving memory to James Avery (1945-2013).

Direct MP3 Download
iTunes Subscription
RSS Feed



Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Podcast 157: Stranger Street Sings and Beyond



Hey gang. We suppose that since a new Star Trek movie came out last month, we may as well talk about it. But wait! There's more! We end a three-episode arc of Enterprise and begin another three-episode arc (with two one-offs in the middle). Series end in sight! All this and talk of the acclaimed Netflix series Stranger Things along with the best Dublin throwback 80s movie ever, Sing Street? You betcha.

Podcast breakdown:
0:00 -- nuqneH and Star Trek Beyond
46:15 -- "Kir'Shara"
58:30 -- "Daedalus"
1.03:34 -- "Observer Effect"
1.15:10 -- "Babel One"
1.31:35 -- Awards and rankings
1.43:39 -- Stranger Things
2.03:11 -- Sing Street
2.13:42 -- Final viewer mail and next episode predictions
2.27:58 -- Qapla' and outtakes (more viewer mail)

Click here to hear "Atmosphere" by Joy Division!

Click here to hear "Nocturnal Me" by Echo and the Bunnymen!

Click here to hear "The Riddle of the Model" by Sing Street!

Remember to rate and comment on iTunes!

Remember to join the Facebook page!

Comment on anything we've said or anything we will say. jrwatchesstartrek@gmail.com.

This episode is dedicated in loving memory to Anton Yelchin (1989-2016).

Direct MP3 Download
iTunes Subscription
RSS Feed