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Weekend Geek Update Spotlight Edition

Weekend Geek Update Spotlight Edition

November 29, 2022

From the Colorado Festival of Horror, Smurf gets to talk about one of his favorite horror films with someone who played a big part creating the effects and props in Maximum Overdrive. Dean Gates fills us in on some of the behind the scene moments to this and so many other classic horror films that he’s worked on. A true master of horror and more as Dean talks about getting his start, how it grew and evolved into a career that took him to the stars and back. Relive some childhood moments and more for your Weekend Geek Update Spotlight Edition.   

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Weekend Geek Update

Weekend Geek Update

November 22, 2022

#Podcast #WGU the latest in #Geeknews and #Popculture sponsored by Siouxsiequeue's https://siouxsiequeues.com/  & Mythica presented by Action Line Studios www.Actionlinestudios.com.

Smurf is here to fill you in on some of the latest news from around the geekverse that have caught his eye as he catches up on shows and movies. Starting with reactions to Black Panther and thoughts surrounding Marvel Phase 4. Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special hits Disney Plus this week but you can get the soundtrack starting tomorrow.

Walking Dead is over but not done, Star Girl, Superman and Lois season 3, and DC Comics looking at yet another reboot. A legend is soon to retire from acting. A live action Dragons Lair is ready to go but will Netflix have the courage to see it through. Indiana Jones 5 is pulling out all the stops for Harrisons last outing, and Smurf talks the new Golden Age of Horror with his take on the current genre and will it soon be the new box office dominator. All of this and more for your Weekend Geek Update!

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Spotlight Interview

Spotlight Interview

November 15, 2022

From the Colorado Festival of Horror, Smurf gets to talk with a legend that has done it all, G. Larry Butler.  Larry talks about his adventures in front of and behind the camera, being a writer, actor, and some of the amazing characters he’s portrayed. Join the party for all of this and more for your Weekend Geek Update Spotlight Edition.

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Nerds That Know

Nerds That Know

November 14, 2022

henry cavill officially leaving the witcher and everyone throwing a hissy about it

 
james gunn taking over dc films and how wb is doing something positive hopefully
 
aquaman vs lobo and how jason momoa needs a good replacement if it ever could happen
 
christopher lloyd potentially returning to back to the future and potential for the series soon
 
house of dragons how the season went and what could happen in the future of the series and franchise overall
 
teen titans new season started and it's worth the time investment
 
Andor season so far and how slow doesn't need to be boring if you give it agency and interesting stones on the path
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Weekend Geek Update

Weekend Geek Update

November 8, 2022

#Podcast #WGU the latest in #Geeknews and #Popculture sponsored by Siouxsiequeue's https://siouxsiequeues.com/  & Mythica presented by Action Line Studios www.Actionlinestudios.com.

Smurfs, Suzi, and Vadim return to the studio to fill you in on some of the latest news from around the geekverse. Starting with more Conlife stories from NY, a few food events and Suzi hosting her own open house here at the studio in December. The two also answer some fan mail with a great question regarding movies and reactions to Sandman season 2.

Star Wars talk with reactions to Andor, Tales of the Jedi and a theory about Moff Gideon. Black Adam is out, and did we just see the greatest moment on the red carpet from one of the cast members? James Gunn is running the DCU now, but does that mean the Snyderverse should have a second chance and what should we expect? Witcher, Doctor Who, Game of Thrones, Carnival Row, and a trailer for Christmas Story 2 that will be releasing on HBO Max next week. All of this and more for your Weekend Geek Update!

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Weekend Geek Update Spotlight Interview

Weekend Geek Update Spotlight Interview

November 1, 2022

From the Colorado Festival of Horror, Smurf sits down with the incredibly talented Sheri Davis. It’s a party in the making as the two talk horror, some of Sheri’s projects, and the day in the life of the next generation of scream queens. Sheri talks about shifting roles from acting to producing and to writer as she explores her passion for the industry. All of this and more topped off with some fashion appreciation from Smurf for your Weekend Geek Update Spotlight Edition.

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Weekend Geek Update

Weekend Geek Update

October 25, 2022

#Podcast #WGU the latest in #Geeknews and #Popculture sponsored by Siouxsiequeue's https://siouxsiequeues.com/  & Mythica presented by Action Line Studios www.Actionlinestudios.com.

Smurfs is back in the studio after an extended road trip of conventions but is ready to give you his reactions and take on things going on in the world of geek. Some thoughts on Lord of the Rings, She Hulk deserved better, and is that who we thought it was going to be in Deadpool 3. Someone else is not ready to give up being a character as they put the cape back on, a legend leaves a role and geeks around the world cry.

We get Yaddle in the new Tales of the Jedi premiering tomorrow on Disney Plus and you will never guess who is voicing the character. Doctor Who Power of the Doctor reactions and thoughts about the episode as we say goodbye and hello with a twist to the new Doctor. Smurf gives us his take on the latest Marvel endeavor Werewolf by Night, is it all he wanted, or did it get left in the dark? All of this and more for your Weekend Geek Update!  

 

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Spotlight Interview Lynn Lowry

Spotlight Interview Lynn Lowry

October 11, 2022

As we get closer and closer to Halloween it puts me in the mood for a good slasher flick. So how about an interview with one of the Queens of the slasher films from the Colorado Festival of Horror as Smurf talks with the stunning legend Lynn Lowry for today’s Weekend Geek Update.

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Spotlight Interview

Spotlight Interview

October 4, 2022

From the Colorado Festival of Horror, Smurf sits down with the crew from Blind and Pretty Boy Sarah French, Jed Rowen, and Joe Knetter. It’s dive into the styles of horror; how Pretty Boy separates itself from Blind making it something more than your typical sequel. Some fun behind the scenes stories, latest projects coming up and so much more, all topped off with a request from Smurf for your Weekend Geek Update Spotlight Edition.

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Spotlight Interview Teriffier

Spotlight Interview Teriffier

September 27, 2022

You might have heard about this little horror film that is grabbing the attention of fans around the world. The sequel is about to hit 800+ theaters nationwide titled Terrifier 2.

Smurf talks with the talented team of Damion Leone & David Howard Thornton behind the attention grabbing clown with a hacksaw Terrifier. The story behind Art the Clown, horror ideas and what goes into a proper murder, all of this and more from the Colorado Festival of Horror.  

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