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Journey Through Sci-Fi is a movie discussion podcast that covers Sci-Fi movies both old and new. Each week your hosts James and Matt explore the world of Science Fiction by discussing and comparing different films from the genre.

Journey Through Sci-Fi James Payne

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    • 4.8, 18 Ratings

Journey Through Sci-Fi is a movie discussion podcast that covers Sci-Fi movies both old and new. Each week your hosts James and Matt explore the world of Science Fiction by discussing and comparing different films from the genre.

    Time Travel E02: Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989) & A Connecticut Yankee (1931)

    Time Travel E02: Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989) & A Connecticut Yankee (1931)

    "Time flies when you're having fun" James & Matt explore the theme of time travel tourism by looking at one the earliest depictions of time travel 'A Connecticut Yankee (1931)' and the iconic childhood favourite 'Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989)'

    | A Connecticut Yankee at 03:30 | Bill & Ted at 28:00 |

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Time Travel E01: Introduction

    Time Travel E01: Introduction

    Welcome back to the Journey Through Sci-Fi podcast. James and Matt return to wax lyrical about science fiction cinema and begin their journey through time travel.

    In this episode they discuss how time travel became such a popular sub genre and provide a sneak peek of some of the films they will be covering this series on the show. 

    • 33 min
    Space EP13: Conclusion

    Space EP13: Conclusion

    In the final episode of their journey through space in scifi cinema, James and Matt discuss what they have learnt during the series and host the Journey Through Sci-Fi awards show. Categories include Most Innovative Space Travel, Best Space Discovery and Hero Of Exploration. They also give a rundown of some of the space films they didn't get a chance to to discuss during the series. 

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Space E12: Star Trek Special

    Space E12: Star Trek Special

    As they draw closer to the end of their series on space James and Matt revisit the Star Trek universe to talk warp drives and wormholes.

    Episodes Discussed
    The Next Generation: S01E05 - Where No One Has Gone Before 
    Voyager: S02E15 - Threshold 
    Voyager: S05E01 - Night 
    Deep Space Nine: S01E01-02 - Emissary parts 1 & 2 

    • 54 min
    DEVS - Episodes 7 & 8

    DEVS - Episodes 7 & 8

    James and Matt discuss the final two episodes of Alex Garland's Sci-Fi TV show Devs and it's shocking conclusion. Join them as they examine the shows finale, it's science fiction themes and run through some of their previous predictions.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Existential Crisis

    Existential Crisis

    This week James and Matt take a at trip into the bleak abyss of space as they discuss two films focused on existential crises. Join them as they take a look at Scandinavian sci-fi Aniara (2018) and Claire Denis' father and daughter space tale High Life (2018).

    | Aniara at 02:04 | High Life 39:16 | 

    • 1 hr 8 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

Billy Mill Roundabout ,

More, please!

Excellent podcast. Really likeable hosts.

Gemma256 ,

Great podcast!

Fantastic podcast. Great listen and lots of interesting themes and films discussed! Can’t wait for the new series

GScifilover ,

Great podcast

Great podcast, I am looking forward to more!

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