33 episodes

Hosts Carl Wonders and Thad Hait discuss movies in and around the James Bond franchise, as well as anything else that pops into their heads.

Licence to Spiel Carl Wonders and Thad Hait

    • TV & Film

Hosts Carl Wonders and Thad Hait discuss movies in and around the James Bond franchise, as well as anything else that pops into their heads.

    Way To Go There, Norway

    Way To Go There, Norway

    This episode, we talk about Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999), a film that is absolutely hilarious if you are a thirteen-year-old boy. Sadly, Thad and (especially) Carl are much older...

    • 50 min
    Chekhov’s Penis Pump

    Chekhov’s Penis Pump

    Groovy baby! Join us (briefly) in 1960s En-ga-land as we talk about Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997).  It's a film that has certainly dated since it came out but is one we still enjoyed. 

    • 48 min
    The Matlock Cinematic Universe

    The Matlock Cinematic Universe

    In this episode, we watched 1996's Spy Hard, so you don't have to. While occasionally funny, this movie mostly made us question its casting choices, acting choices, and random non sequitur movie references. We also make a comment that you would only ever hear on this podcast.

    • 54 min
    When Fandoms Collide

    When Fandoms Collide

    Normally we have to go out of our way to find opportunities to talk about Star Trek in our Bond podcast. This week though, we are talking about the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode "Our Man Bashir." So if you thought we've gotten overly nerdy before...
     
    Embarrassing correction: Carl erroneously referred to the episode of TOS where Kirk is possessed by Sargon as "Yesterday is Tomorrow," which isn't even an episode of Star Trek. There IS an episode called "Tomorrow is Yesterday" but that's not the right episode title either. The correct title is "Return to Tomorrow." Carl is hereby docked 5 Geek Cred Points.

    • 57 min
    Kevin Costner Is Not In This Movie

    Kevin Costner Is Not In This Movie

    Remember when James Cameron made movies you wanted to see? We leave the world of James Bond for the first time to talk about True Lies (1994), a movie we feel safe in predicting will be more fun than Avatar 17.

    • 1 hr 16 min
    I Don’t Understand This At All!

    I Don’t Understand This At All!

    The year 1967 saw two James Bond films hit theaters. One involved a plot to steal space capsules from a secret volcano lair and yet was somehow the less insane of the two. Sadly, we watched Casino Royale (1967) this week instead.

    • 1 hr 1 min

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