149 episodes

Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Croft's wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed?

We have the answers if you're curious...

Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life...

Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while questions like these go unanswered.

Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle where they compare, contrast and insult each other with their takes for your listening pleasure. They'll either insert themselves into a story and see how they fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see if they hold up. As a bonus you'll get access and interviews to the Canadian film industry and listen to their reel talks about their favorites moments, scenes and stories.

Wanna know who you’re listening to?

Micheal Petrow: 90's/Early 2000's ..actually just everything.
Martin Navarro: Sci fi/Fantasy/Animation
Jimmy Skinner: Horror and B Movies
Rob Strachan: Contemporary, Classic , Blockbuster
Ian Bawa: Short, Independent, Contemporary and Arthouse
Mark Cowell: Blockbuster, Popcorn Movies
Charles Fernandes : Marvel and DC. Superhero and Comic book

Tune Thursday for a new episode and if there’s something you wanna hear beaten to death send us an email thereeldebaters@gmail.com

THE REEL DEBATERS PODCAST The Reel Debaters Podcast

    • TV & Film
    • 4.9 • 19 Ratings

Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Croft's wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed?

We have the answers if you're curious...

Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life...

Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while questions like these go unanswered.

Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle where they compare, contrast and insult each other with their takes for your listening pleasure. They'll either insert themselves into a story and see how they fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see if they hold up. As a bonus you'll get access and interviews to the Canadian film industry and listen to their reel talks about their favorites moments, scenes and stories.

Wanna know who you’re listening to?

Micheal Petrow: 90's/Early 2000's ..actually just everything.
Martin Navarro: Sci fi/Fantasy/Animation
Jimmy Skinner: Horror and B Movies
Rob Strachan: Contemporary, Classic , Blockbuster
Ian Bawa: Short, Independent, Contemporary and Arthouse
Mark Cowell: Blockbuster, Popcorn Movies
Charles Fernandes : Marvel and DC. Superhero and Comic book

Tune Thursday for a new episode and if there’s something you wanna hear beaten to death send us an email thereeldebaters@gmail.com

    #149 "Nine million terrorists in the world and I gotta kill one with feet smaller than my sister."

    #149 "Nine million terrorists in the world and I gotta kill one with feet smaller than my sister."

    This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal, Rob and Mark review of more Moonknight, Annie, yes that Annie, Severance , a Wes Anderson film festival, Joe Vs Carol with discussion topics on Method Acting, After Scool TV, a Bruce Willis moment, Obi Wan and lots more!

    Thank you to everyone who came out to our debut performance at the Handsome Daughter, the gift certificates do not expire!

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    Cast & Crew

    - Executive Producer, Editor, Mixer Captain of the USS Debater Micheal Petrow

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Commander Martin Navarro

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Lieutenant Commander Jimmy Skinner

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer Pop Culture Officer Mark Cowell

    -Co-Host/Co-Producer Visual Arts Officer Rob Strachan

    -Co-Host and Nerd/Geekdom Officer Charles Fernandes

    -Co-Host and Entertainment Officer Ian Bawa

    -Co-Host and Live Show Moderator Emily Clarke

    - Art by Aaron Doel and Micheal Petrow

    About Us

    Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Crofts wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed? We have the answers if you're curious... Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while these and more questions like them continue to go unanswered. Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle with a variety of patented and proven formats where we compare, contrast and insult each other with our takes for your listening pleasure. We’ll either insert ourselves into the movie or tv show and see how we fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see how they hold water and as a bonus give you access and interviews in the North American Film Industry

    • 2 hrs 20 min
    #148 "I Put On An Ice Pack Before I Do My Stomach Crunches"

    #148 "I Put On An Ice Pack Before I Do My Stomach Crunches"

    This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal, Emily and her Husband and special guest Dan Bond comes on the show to review Moonfall, Moonknight, The Bubble and topics featuring "Short Ass Movies" , Monologues, Subtitles, The Star Wars Kid and going viral and is their too much Star Trek on tv right now?

    Housekeeping

    Live from the Handsome Daughter this weekend in Wininipeg, MB. Live debate, trivia and prizes and all the mass-debation you can handle. Doors at 7pm, Show goes on at 8pm, Tickets 10.00 at the door only. See you there Winnipeg!

    Have you heard about our Prop Shop? This is our merch stand that has 3 different logos to choose from and a plethora of items to put them on. Skateboards, sweaters and sacks all quality made by Threadless.com. Click on the link below to know more!

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    Cast & Crew

    - Executive Producer, Editor, Mixer Captain of the USS Debater Micheal Petrow

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Commander Martin Navarro

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Lieutenant Commander Jimmy Skinner

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer Pop Culture Officer Mark Cowell

    -Co-Host/Co-Producer Visual Arts Officer Rob Strachan

    -Co-Host and Nerd/Geekdom Officer Charles Fernandes

    -Co-Host and Entertainment Officer Ian Bawa

    -Co-Host and Live Show Moderator Emily Clarke

    - Art by Aaron Doel and Micheal Petrow

    About Us

    Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Crofts wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed? We have the answers if you're curious... Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while these and more questions like them continue to go unanswered. Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle with a variety of patented and proven formats where we compare, contrast and insult each other with our takes for your listening pleasure. We’ll either insert ourselves into the movie or tv show and see how we fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see how they hold water and as a bonus give you access and interviews in the North American Film Industry

    • 2 hrs
    #147 Special Features #12 Cam Patterson and Dale Penner

    #147 Special Features #12 Cam Patterson and Dale Penner

    This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal sits down with returning guest Cam Patterson to talk about his new short film "Antibody" with sound mixer Dale Penner and starring Canadian actor Darcy Fehr.

    Housekeeping

    Have you heard about our Prop Shop? This is our merch stand that has 3 different logos to choose from and a plethora of items to put them on. Skateboards, sweaters and sacks all quality made by Threadless.com. Click on the link below to know more!

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    Donate to the cause

    Cast & Crew

    - Executive Producer, Editor, Mixer Captain of the USS Debater Micheal Petrow

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Commander Martin Navarro

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Lieutenant Commander Jimmy Skinner

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer Pop Culture Officer Mark Cowell

    -Co-Host/Co-Producer Visual Arts Officer Rob Strachan

    -Co-Host and Nerd/Geekdom Officer Charles Fernandes

    -Co-Host and Entertainment Officer Ian Bawa

    -Co-Host and Live Show Moderator Emily Clarke

    - Art by Aaron Doel and Micheal Petrow

    About Us

    Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Crofts wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed? We have the answers if you're curious... Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while these and more questions like them continue to go unanswered. Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle with a variety of patented and proven formats where we compare, contrast and insult each other with our takes for your listening pleasure. We’ll either insert ourselves into the movie or tv show and see how we fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see how they hold water and as a bonus give you access and interviews in the North American Film Industry

    • 1 hr 42 min
    #146 “I believe our adventure through time has taken a most serious turn"

    #146 “I believe our adventure through time has taken a most serious turn"

    This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal, Martin, Jimmy and Charles take you back in time where they debate who can bring you the best history report by using Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure with reviews and rewatch's on Dune, Ultimatum: Marry or Move On, The Last Dual and Big Brother

    Live from the Handsome Daughter on May 14th in Winnipeg, MB. Live recording, trivia, prize giveaways and a live debate that you can take part in. Tickets at the door, 10.00. Doors open at 7, show starts at 8. See you there!!!

    Housekeeping

    Have you heard about our Prop Shop? This is our merch stand that has 3 different logos to choose from and a plethora of items to put them on. Skateboards, sweaters and sacks all quality made by Threadless.com. Click on the link below to know more!

    Find Us Online

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    Facebook

    Instagram

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    Merch

    Donate to the cause

    Cast & Crew

    - Executive Producer, Editor, Mixer Captain of the USS Debater Micheal Petrow

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Commander Martin Navarro

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Lieutenant Commander Jimmy Skinner

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer Pop Culture Officer Mark Cowell

    -Co-Host/Co-Producer Visual Arts Officer Rob Strachan

    -Co-Host and Nerd/Geekdom Officer Charles Fernandes

    -Co-Host and Entertainment Officer Ian Bawa

    -Co-Host and Live Show Moderator Emily Clarke

    - Art by Aaron Doel and Micheal Petrow

    About Us

    Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Crofts wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed? We have the answers if you're curious... Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while these and more questions like them continue to go unanswered. Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle with a variety of patented and proven formats where we compare, contrast and insult each other with our takes for your listening pleasure. We’ll either insert ourselves into the movie or tv show and see how we fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see how they hold water and as a bonus give you access and interviews in the North American Film Industry

    • 1 hr 54 min
    #145 The Return of The Couch Potato

    #145 The Return of The Couch Potato

    This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal Petrow brings back Brett McGarry and Jeff Braun from The Couch Potatoes to deep dive on their watches lists, find out which movie best suits who they are at different points in their lives, production urban myths, triggering tv and lots more

    May 14th, Live from the Handsome Daughter in Winnipeg Manitoba. Come down for movie trivia, a live debate and prizes with your favorite local cinefiles. Doors open at 7pm, Show starts at 8pm, tickets are at the door 10.00 and your in!

    Housekeeping

    Have you heard about our Prop Shop? This is our merch stand that has 3 different logos to choose from and a plethora of items to put them on. Skateboards, sweaters and sacks all quality made by Threadless.com. Click on the link below to know more!

    Find Us Online

    Twitter

    Facebook

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    Merch

    Donate to the cause

    Cast & Crew

    - Executive Producer, Editor, Mixer Captain of the USS Debater Micheal Petrow

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Commander Martin Navarro

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Lieutenant Commander Jimmy Skinner

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer Pop Culture Officer Mark Cowell

    -Co-Host/Co-Producer Visual Arts Officer Rob Strachan

    -Co-Host and Nerd/Geekdom Officer Charles Fernandes

    -Co-Host and Entertainment Officer Ian Bawa

    -Co-Host and Live Show Moderator Emily Clarke

    - Art by Aaron Doel and Micheal Petrow

    About Us

    Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Crofts wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed? We have the answers if you're curious... Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while these and more questions like them continue to go unanswered. Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle with a variety of patented and proven formats where we compare, contrast and insult each other with our takes for your listening pleasure. We’ll either insert ourselves into the movie or tv show and see how we fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see how they hold water and as a bonus give you access and interviews in the North American Film Industry

    • 2 hrs 13 min
    #144 Special Features #11 Aaron Johnston

    #144 Special Features #11 Aaron Johnston

    This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal talks to Props Master Aaron Johnston about working in Manitoba, coming from a family of filmmakers, set decorating and his work on The Porter, Ice Road, Nobody and lots more.

    Join us live from The Handsome Daughter May 14th for a live recording, movie trivia, prize giveaways and a live debate. Doors at 7pm, Show starts at *pm. Tickets are 10.00. Come and mass debate with us live!

    Housekeeping

    Have you heard about our Prop Shop? This is our merch stand that has 3 different logos to choose from and a plethora of items to put them on. Skateboards, sweaters and sacks all quality made by Threadless.com. Click on the link below to know more!

    Find Us Online

    Twitter

    Facebook

    Instagram

    Tik Tok

    Merch

    Donate to the cause

    Cast & Crew

    - Executive Producer, Editor, Mixer Captain of the USS Debater Micheal Petrow

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Commander Martin Navarro

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Lieutenant Commander Jimmy Skinner

    - Co-Host/Co-Producer Pop Culture Officer Mark Cowell

    -Co-Host/Co-Producer Visual Arts Officer Rob Strachan

    -Co-Host and Nerd/Geekdom Officer Charles Fernandes

    -Co-Host and Entertainment Officer Ian Bawa

    -Co-Host and Live Show Moderator Emily Clarke

    - Art by Aaron Doel and Micheal Petrow

    About Us

    Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Crofts wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed? We have the answers if you're curious... Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while these and more questions like them continue to go unanswered. Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle with a variety of patented and proven formats where we compare, contrast and insult each other with our takes for your listening pleasure. We’ll either insert ourselves into the movie or tv show and see how we fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see how they hold water and as a bonus give you access and interviews in the North American Film Industry

    • 2 hrs 5 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

NamelessBond ,

They talk about stuff!

They will tickle your ear holes with words from nerdom geekdom and films. And I just heard an episode with a British guy on it he sounded dreamy!!

Beaverjuk ,

Good thought provoking Podcast on Movies

I really enjoy the debate questions they come with each week.
I also really enjoy their opening conversation where they talk about what they have seen recently.

Denzel LeBlanc ,

Amazing movie podcast

These guys are knowledgeable and make great content for the podcast and movie world!

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