15 episodes

A look at Hollywood's obsession with remakes, reboots, sequels, and prequels.

Was That Really Necessary? Zach Buehl, Paul Aubuchon

    • TV & Film
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A look at Hollywood's obsession with remakes, reboots, sequels, and prequels.

    15 - To Catch a Predator(s)

    15 - To Catch a Predator(s)

    What happens when you take an endlessly quotable 80s action flick and try to reboot it into a slick, 2000s action film? Well, we've actually asked that multiple times on this show, but this time it's an action sci-fi epic: PREDATOR! We'll talk about unnecessary bicep shots, Topher Grace, not having time to bleed, and Danny Trejo's many cinematic deaths. So why don't you just have a seat right there for us and listen in!

    • 1 hr 9 min
    14 - A New Dawn, A New Dead

    14 - A New Dawn, A New Dead

    Who remembers that Zack Snyder once made a movie that James Gunn wrote before either of them were famous? We sure as shit do!Who remembers when George Romero made a worthwhile ...of the Dead movie? We do! Join us as we take a journey into what happens if malls were abandoned, everyone stayed in their homes while gun-toting crazies roamed freely, and a crazy disease threatened to infect everyo... Wait, why does that all seem so familiar right now?

    • 56 min
    13 - I Broke My Point

    13 - I Broke My Point

    Surfers were all the rage in the early 1990s. At least, that's what it feels like. Join us as we watch a pre-total insanity Gary Busey yell at Dr. Cox, then think about how far Delroy Lindo has fallen to be associated with the heated mess of extreme sports and Robin Hood-ing that is the Point Break of the new generation. Did we love either of them? "Love" may be a strong word...

    • 59 min
    12 - Dead or Alive, You're Listening to Me

    12 - Dead or Alive, You're Listening to Me

    Robert Oliver Copington was a mild-mannered police officer that is about to have a no-good, very-bad day indeed! But fear not, for he is our savior, risen to avenge the people of Detroit, henceforth known as Robocop!Okay, that's not exactly it, but as far as the remake was concerned, it may as well have been. Come with us as we do bad Dutch accents, talk about Jesus, and hear why Paul likes Sam Jackson unfiltered! We're talking Robocop and it's... a thing.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    11 - Not Even Supposed To Be Here Today

    11 - Not Even Supposed To Be Here Today

    I assure you, we're still doing podcasts.Holy crap, remember when Kevin Smith made a sequel to Clerks? Yeah, we mostly didn't either, but just for you guys we took a look at it and here we are! Join us in the View Askewniverse as we talk about Dante, Randal, Jay & Silent Bob, and all the milkmaids you could ever dream of!

    • 52 min
    10 - Die the Hardest

    10 - Die the Hardest

    Remember when Bruce Willis cared about his roles? Remember when Justin Long was cool? Neither do we, but we took a look at Die Hard and Live Free or Die Hard for this one, give a listen!

    • 54 min

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