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Hosted by two New Zealanders, Half Measures is your weekly 'what to watch' podcast. New episode every Friday. halfmeasurespodcast.com

Half Measures Podcast Daniel Whiting & Paul Knauer

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Hosted by two New Zealanders, Half Measures is your weekly 'what to watch' podcast. New episode every Friday. halfmeasurespodcast.com

    069 - Some stories start at the beginning. Ours begins here.

    069 - Some stories start at the beginning. Ours begins here.

    Join us for another week of laughter, TV shows, streaming, movies and all things entertainment.

    THIS WEEK WE'RE TALKING:

    Movies


    Infinity Chamber (2016)
    The Lady Vanishes (1938) 

    TV Shows


    Sweet Tooth 
    Loki (S1E6)
    Breeders (S2) - Full season review
    Star Wars: The Bad Batch (S1E7)
    The Handmaid's Tale (S4E9)
    Fear the Walking Dead (S6E16) - Season finale  

    Our movie of the week is the 2020 Drama / Horror / Mystery - Relic. Staring Robyn Nevin, Emily Mortimer & Bella Heathcote. Directed by Natalie James. 

    And finally our Peak Performance nominations are in for Colin Firth.

    Come and have a listen.

    EPISODE TITLE

    This weeks episode title is dedicated James Brolin as the 'Narrator' in Sweet Tooth - Filmed right here in little ole New Zealand. It's a wholesome little show you can watch on Netflix today. 

    RUNNING ORDER


    02m13s | What we've been watching
    19m21s | Star Wars: The Bad Batch (S1E7)
    26m36s | Fear the Walking Dead (S6E16) (Season Finale) 
    39m38s | The Handmaid's Tale (S4E9)
    53m16s | Breeders (S2 Full Review)
    01h03m11s | Movie of the week: Relic
    01h09m33s | News
    01h16m51s | Mailbag
    01h19m49s| Peak Performance: Colin Firth

    GET IN TOUCH


    Support us on Patreon
    Follow us on Instagram
    Tweet us @HalfMeasuresPod
    Talk to us on Discord
    Follow us on Facebook
    Visit our website halfmeasurespodcast.com

    This episode of Half Measures is brought to you by Mission Log Podcast & the Roddenberry Podcast Network.

    • 1 hr 24 min
    068 - Normal is the cruelest insult of them all

    068 - Normal is the cruelest insult of them all

    Join us for another week of laughter, TV shows, streaming, movies and all things entertainment.

    THIS WEEK WE'RE TALKING:

    Movies


    Cruella 
    The Conjuring 
    Two Distant Strangers

    TV Shows


    Castlevania (S1) 
    Master of None (S3)
    Mare of Easttown (Limited Series) 
    Star Wars: The Bad Batch (S1E6)
    Fear the Walking Dead (S6E15)
    The Handmaid's Tale (S4E8)

    We also review the 2020 action adventure - Mulan. Staring, Yifei Liu, Donnie Yen, Gong Li, Jet Li, Jason Scott Lee, Yoson An, Tzi Ma, Rosalind Chao and Pei-Pei Cheng. Directed by Niki Carro.

    And finally our Peak Performance nominations are in for Dustin Hoffman.

    Come and have a listen.

    EPISODE TITLE

    This weeks episode title is dedicated to John McCrea and his portrayal of Artie in Disney's latest action adventure 'Cruella' - Artie brings some strong David Bowie vibes to his role and a line that cuts straight to the core of his character - "Normal is the cruelest insult of them all", we couldn't agree more Artie! 

    RUNNING ORDER


    02m59s | What we've been watching
    23m08s | Master of None (S3) 
    32m48s | Mere of Easttown (Limited Series) 
    41m53s | Star Wars: The Bad Batch (S1E6)
    52m28s | Fear the Walking Dead (S6E15)
    01h00m42s | The Handmaid's Tale (S4E8)
    01h15m02s | Movie of the week: Mulan
    01h23m04s | News
    01h29m08s | Mailbag
    01h30m54s | Peak Performance: Dustin Hoffman

    GET IN TOUCH


    Support us on Patreon
    Follow us on Instagram
    Tweet us @HalfMeasuresPod
    Talk to us on Discord
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    Visit our website halfmeasurespodcast.com

    This episode of Half Measures is brought to you by Mission Log Podcast & the This episode of Half Measures is brought to you by Time Travelling TeamP

    • 1 hr 35 min
    067 - Pivot

    067 - Pivot

    Join us for another week of laughter, TV shows, streaming, movies and all things entertainment.

    THIS WEEK WE'RE TALKING:

    Movies


    A Quiet Place Part II 
    Predator 

    TV Shows


    Star Wars: The Bad Batch (S1E5)
    The Handmaid's Tale (S4E6)
    Mare of Easttown (Limited Series) 
    Master of None (S3) 
    Righteous Gemstones  

    We also review Friends: The Reunion. Staring, Jennifer Aniston, Courtney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry & David Schwimmer. Directed by Ben Winston.

    And finally our Peak Performance nominations are in for Emily Blunt.

    Come and have a listen.

    EPISODE TITLE

    This weeks episode title is dedicated David Schwimmer as Ross in 'Friends'. The particular episode in reference is 'The One with the Cop', Season 5, Episode 6. Ross, Rachel and Chandler attempt to move a couch up some stairs with some very intense pivot instructions. 

    RUNNING ORDER


    02m11s | What we've been watching
    21m32s | Star Wars: The Bad Batch (S1E5)
    29m58s | The Handmaid's Tale (S4E6)
    38m09s | Movie of the week: Friends: The Reunion
    53m55s | News
    57m24s | Mailbag
    58m51s | Peak Performance: Emily Blunt 

    GET IN TOUCH


    Support us on Patreon
    Follow us on Instagram
    Tweet us @HalfMeasuresPod
    Talk to us on Discord
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    This episode of Half Measures is brought to you by Mission Log Podcast & the Roddenberry Podcast Network.

    • 1 hr 5 min
    066 - It's a goddamn zombie tiger, that's crossing the line!

    066 - It's a goddamn zombie tiger, that's crossing the line!

    Join us for another week of laughter, TV shows, streaming, movies and all things entertainment.

    THIS WEEK WE'RE TALKING:

    Movies


    Zack Snyder's - Army of the Dead 

    TV Shows


    Full season review of Mayans M.C. (S3) 
    Star Wars: The Bad Batch (S1E4)
    Fear the Walking Dead (S6E14)
    The Handmaid's Tale (S4E6)

    We also review the 2021 crime drama - The Woman in the Window. Staring, Amy Adams, Gary Oldman, Anthony Mackie, Fred Hechinger, Julianne Moore and Wyatt Russell. Directed by Joe Wright.

    And finally our Peak Performance nominations are in for Morgan Freeman.

    Come and have a listen.

    EPISODE TITLE

    This weeks episode title is dedicated to Zack Snyders latest zombie / heist flick on Netflix. And yes, they have a zombie tiger. 

    RUNNING ORDER


    02m34s | What we've been watching
    11m10s | Star Wars: The Bad Batch (S1E4)
    19m09s | Fear the Walking Dead (S6E14)
    28m28s | The Handmaid's Tale (S4E6)
    37m32s | Movie of the week: The Woman in the Window
    44m43s | News
    50m29s | Mailbag
    53m46s | Peak Performance: Morgan Freeman

    GET IN TOUCH


    Support us on Patreon
    Follow us on Instagram
    Tweet us @HalfMeasuresPod
    Talk to us on Discord
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    Visit our website halfmeasurespodcast.com

    This episode of Half Measures is brought to you by Mission Log Podcast & the This episode of Half Measures is brought to you by Time Travelling TeamP

    • 59 min
    065 - Operation Lighthouse

    065 - Operation Lighthouse

    Join us for another week of laughter, TV shows, streaming, movies and all things entertainment.

    THIS WEEK WE'RE TALKING:

    Movies


    1917
    Tangent Room

    TV Shows


    Star Wars: The Bad Batch (S1E3)
    Fear the Walking Dead (S6E13)
    The Handmaid's Tale (S4E5)
    Full season review of Line of Duty (S6)

    We also review the 2020 drama - Nomadland. Staring, Frances McDormand, David Strathairn and Linda. Directed by Chloé Zhao.

    And finally our Peak Performance nominations are in for John Goodman.

    Come and have a listen.

    EPISODE TITLE

    This weeks episode title is dedicated to the hard working men and woman of AC-12 in Line of Duty

    RUNNING ORDER


    04m48s | What we've been watching
    15m03s | Star Wars: The Bad Batch (S1E3)
    21m08s | Fear the Walking Dead (S6E13)
    27m57s | The Handmaid's Tale (S4E5)
    39m19s | Line of Duty - Season 6 Review
    57m06s | Movie of the week: Nomadland
    01h05m18s | News
    01h12m29s | Mailbag
    01h15m18s | Peak Performance: John Goodman

    GET IN TOUCH


    Support us on Patreon
    Follow us on Instagram
    Tweet us @HalfMeasuresPod
    Talk to us on Discord
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    Visit our website halfmeasurespodcast.com

    This episode of Half Measures is brought to you by Mission Log Podcast & the Roddenberry Podcast Network.

    • 1 hr 21 min
    064 - The rug really tied the room together!

    064 - The rug really tied the room together!

    Join us for another week of laughter, TV shows, streaming, movies and all things entertainment.

    THIS WEEK

    We're talking The Big Lebowski, One Hour Photo, The Handmaid's Tale (S4:E4), Star Wars: The Bad Batch (E2), Fear the Walking Dead (S6B:E12) and so much more.

    We also review the 2021 action, adventure movie - Without Remorse. Staring, Michael B. Jordan, Jodie Turner-Smith, Jamie Bell and Guy Pearce. Directed by Stefano Sollima.

    And finally our Peak Performance nominations are in for the Jack Nicholson.

    Come and have a listen.

    EPISODE TITLE

    This weeks episode title is dedicated to the Coen Brothers, Jeff Bridges, John Goodman and everyone who brought us the 1998 movie The Big Lebowski.

    RUNNING ORDER


    07m11s | What we've been watching
    19m41s | Star Wars: The Bad Batch - Ep 2
    26m10s | Fear the Walking Dead - Season 6B, Ep 12
    36m11s | The Handmaid's Tale - Season 4, Ep 4
    44m46s | Movie of the week: Without Remorse 
    52m52s | News
    57m27s | Mailbag
    59m37s | Peak Performance: Jack Nicholson

    GET IN TOUCH


    Support us on Patreon
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    Tweet us @HalfMeasuresPod
    Talk to us on Discord
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    Visit our website halfmeasurespodcast.com

    This episode of Half Measures is brought to you by Mission Log Podcast & the This episode of Half Measures is brought to you by Time Travelling TeamP

    • 1 hr 8 min

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