Episode 164 – Logan’s Run

February 14, 2013

Approach and identify. Click to download Logan's Run podcast

Dan Depeuter’s back to dip into THE DEVIL’S BUCKET LIST of classic nerd culture films at least one of us has miraculously never seen. This week we take a run at one of Jakob’s childhood favourites, the 1976 sci-fi spectacular: Logan’s Run.

1976 was an amazing year for special effects.

The overwhelming Box.

In other news, Mandi doesn’t believe “Ever been to sea, Billy?” originated with this commercial.

Charlie Chan: Racist or race-est?


Episode 163 – Planet of the Apes

February 4, 2013

click to download Planet of the Apes podcast

Perhaps the definitive example of a nerd hurdle is one of those old Sci-Fi classics you know you should see but it just looks so crappy you avoid it for years. Such as the original 1968 version of Planet of the Apes, a movie so many have seen, heard and spoken evil about that you’ve avoided it. That is, until your friend Dan DePeuter (of the oft-mentioned DePeuter School of Overacting) comes to town and demands you see, hear and speak about it.


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