103 episodes

Each week, geek out with Victorino Matus, Jonathan V. Last, and Sonny Bunch for a podcast about movies and pop culture. The guys behind the Substandard are back and worse than ever.

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    • TV & Film
    • 4.9 • 908 Ratings

Each week, geek out with Victorino Matus, Jonathan V. Last, and Sonny Bunch for a podcast about movies and pop culture. The guys behind the Substandard are back and worse than ever.

    'Shang-Chi' and the Legend of the Ten Rings

    'Shang-Chi' and the Legend of the Ten Rings

    On this week's episode, Sonny struggles to hold it together. JVL's kid learns the truth about baseball. Vic does some composting! And the gang talks about the new MCU flick Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. Lots to discuss!

    • 1 hr 1 min
    'Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal, and Greed'

    'Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal, and Greed'

    This week Sonny's getting upset! A big poop. Adventures in class with Vic. And an in-depth discussion of the truly terrible new documentary on Netflix about Bob Ross. Why does this exist? What does it say about us that we've made it a hit? And a Val Kilmer draft results update!

    • 1 hr 1 min
    'Reminiscence' and 'Paw Patrol'

    'Reminiscence' and 'Paw Patrol'

    On this week's episode Sonny fixes something. Vic puts something in his mouth. The guys review Reminiscence (in theaters and on HBO Max). And Sonny and JVL took their kids to see Paw Patrol (which is also streaming on Paramount Plus). How are the pups of Adventure Bay saving movie theaters?

    • 1 hr 6 min
    'Val'

    'Val'

    On this week's episode, Vic has a recycling problem. And a water problem. And a storefront problem. Lotta worries on Vic's mind. And the gang discusses the new documentary Val on Amazon Prime, a poignant look at the actor's career that uses footage he himself shot for decades as the backbone of the story. Make sure to check back on Monday for our special bonus episode: a Val Kilmer draft! 

    • 1 hr 4 min
    'The Suicide Squad'

    'The Suicide Squad'

    This week on the show, there's some big 4K news. The guys discuss which animals they could beat up. Something called 1010 WINS exists? And The Suicide Squad is out now on HBO Max and in theaters. 

    • 1 hr 7 min
    'Jungle Cruise'

    'Jungle Cruise'

    Special guest Ryan Kinney of the SSEU podcast joins Sonny and JVL to talk about poop knives, Legos, and Jungle Cruise. Truly a wealth of topics to discuss!

    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
908 Ratings

908 Ratings

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Boys will be boys but, Beacon boys will be gentleman!

Best Catholic podcast around (Sorry Bishop Barron)

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A joy to listen to! Pop culture review at its finest!

These guys are hilarious and have intelligent takes about the latest in film and television. Light hearted way to enjoy an afternoon. Great banter, they seem like true friends and I love how in depth they go in their exploration of their topics! Listener for life!

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