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Join world travelers, nerds and best friends Chris and Taylor as they discuss all things pop culture, entertainment and nerdom. Embrace your inner nerd and know your potential. And maybe one day they'll find a proper title.

The Potential Podcast‪!‬ Chris Duir & Taylor Sokol

    • TV & Film
    • 5.0 • 20 Ratings

Join world travelers, nerds and best friends Chris and Taylor as they discuss all things pop culture, entertainment and nerdom. Embrace your inner nerd and know your potential. And maybe one day they'll find a proper title.

    The Ultimate Hunter - Predator

    The Ultimate Hunter - Predator

    35 years ago "Predator" debuted on the big screen, launching a brand new threat with its badass alien trophy hunter claiming victims left and right. The film launched a franchise with sequels, spin offs, comics, video games and tie-ins with the "Alien" franchise. Chris and Taylor talk about their favorite moments, the highs and lows for the franchise and what the future looks like for the Predator.

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Potential Pick - Prey Spoiler Review

    Potential Pick - Prey Spoiler Review

    Spoiler Warning! Chris and Taylor review the new sci-fi action film "Prey" written by Patrick Aison and directed by Dan Trachtenberg. Set in the Northern Great Plains in 1719, a young Comanche warrior named Naru protects her tribe from a highly evolved alien who hunts humans for sport. The film stars Amber Midthunder, Dakota Beavers, Dane DiLiegro, Michelle Thrush, Stormee Kipp, Julian Black Antelope and Bennett Taylor.

    • 19 min
    Potential Pick - Bullet Train

    Potential Pick - Bullet Train

    Chris and Taylor review the new action comedy film "Bullet Train" written by Zak Olkewicz and directed by David Leitch. A former assassin boards a Japanese bullet train to recover a brief case but is pursued by several enemies. The film stars Brad Pitt, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Brian Tyree Henry, Joey King, Andrew Koji, Hiroyuki Sanada, Benito A. Martínez Ocasio, Sandra Bullock and Michael Shannon.

    • 12 min
    Potential Pick - Nope Spoiler Review

    Potential Pick - Nope Spoiler Review

    Spoiler Warning! Chris and Taylor review the new sci-fi horror film written, directed and co-produced by Jordan Peele. Two ranch-owning siblings, a tech salesman and a renowned cinematographer attempt to capture and sell video evidence of a UFO. The film stars Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer, Brandon Perea, Michael Wincott, Steven Yuen, Wrenn Schmidt and Keith David.

    • 18 min
    Potential Pick - The Gray Man

    Potential Pick - The Gray Man

    Chris and Taylor review the new action thriller film "The Gray Man" written by Joe Russo, Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely and directed by the Russo brothers. The film focuses on CIA agent Court Gentry, who is on the run from sadistic mercenary Lloyd Hanson upon discovering corrupt secrets about his superior. The film stars Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, Regé-Jean Page, Jessica Henwick, Wagner Moura, Julia Butters, Alfre Woodard and Billy Bob Thorton.

    • 7 min
    Surf, Sun and Summer Fun!

    Surf, Sun and Summer Fun!

    Chris and Taylor take a vacation from entertainment to discuss the potential of the summer season! Discussing their favorite summer trips, traditions and the best ways to relax, take a dip and soak up this fun episode...plus they finally get around to answering the guest questions themselves.

    • 1 hr 2 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
20 Ratings

20 Ratings

Lisap ,

Awesome!

These 2 are so fun to listen to. It’s like having your friends over and hanging out. Makes for an easy long drive!

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Morning Radio Show

I WANT to have a long commute so I can listen to these two discuss my favorite shows & movies! Love the quirkiness & I’m a big fan of the review episodes - especially everything Marvel. I’m ready to hear them review the upcoming MCU pieces in the works! Can’t wait.

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More Walken PLS

I came for the fun and smooth pop culture discussions and I stayed for the fun and wacky ads they make up. Always fun to listen to

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