We Bought a Pod Episode 27: I Think We’re Alone Now

Welcome to another episode of We Bought a Pod! This week AJ talks with new We Bought a Blog contributor Ryan Alexander about horror on TV and film. We discuss the return of “Ash Vs. Evil Dead,” “The Ritual,” “Get Out,” and the upcoming “The Strangers: Prey at Night,” releasing March 9th. Times below! 00-19:35…

Aaron’s Top 10 Movies of 2017

Hellllllllo and welcome to We Bought a Blog! I’m Aaron and I am going to be doing a quick year-in-review for you guys! Before we get to the list I do want to make some things clear. 1) There are still some big movies I haven’t seen from 2017 mainly Lady Bird and Three Billboards…

Review: ‘Annihilation’ Shines Bright

When new directors are coming off highly celebrated films, it’s often tough to follow up with something as insightful. When that first film is “Ex Machina,” a film that was interested small questions like artificial intelligence and what it means to be a human, that follow-up is even more difficult. Yet that is what  Alex Garland was tasked…

Film Review: ‘Black Panther’ is the Triumph of the MCU

The first time I watched a film in the MCU, I was in a dollar theater in Sarasota. I had heard “Iron Man” was great, exciting, and something new. To be honest, I straight up did not care. To my knowledge, “Iron Man” was a kind of boring song by Black Sabbath. In 2008, if the…

Celebrating 10 Years of MCU Films

Hello everyone! With the release of “Black Panther” we’ve received our last cinematic trip into the MCU as it is about to turn 10 years old. We’re going to break down some hot takes about the world that Marvel’s created, give some retrospective reviews, and break down why it has become one of the most important…

We Bought a Pod Episode 25 – Paul v Aaron: The DC Showdown.

Welcome Back! We’ve got a hot one for ya today with special guest Paul! We discuss Justice League and whether or not it is actually a film people can watch with their eyeballs (the answer might surprise you!!!) We also do a rapid fire of listener questions so make sure you stick to the end.

We Bought a Pod Episode 24: Christmas and Fish People

Hello again! We’re back with more hot takes on Christmas movies, “The Shape of Water,” and predict the Golden Globes before they air on January 7th. Get your picks for your office pools here (at least about the film side). 00-15:30 – Christmas Movies (Namely “It’s a Wonderful Life” and “Die Hard”) 15:30-40:00 – “The…

We Bought a Pod Episode 23: Trouble in Gotham

Hello all, Welcome back to another episode of We Bought a Pod! We’ve held off on our feelings about “Justice League,” but the wait will go on no longer. I’ll be straight with you, we’re not particularly big fans of the flick, so if you want to jump ahead and skip our devilish hate, by…

We Bought a Pod Episode 22: Rebel Scum

Welcome to our extra long Star Wars: The Last Jedi episode! We are on board for this movie so get ready to hear us gush and gush. But we also have qualms so don’t worry we won’t be overly easy on it (I think). The whole podcast is just Star Wars, so don’t worry about…

Trailer Talks – Ready Player One

So the Ready Player One trailer dropped this weekend and boy am I uneasy about it. Part of me worries that this will be one of Spielberg’s worst outings to date and the trailers so far haven’t convinced me otherwise. I want to breakdown the trailer and discuss what I liked and what has me…

We Bought a Pod Episode 21: A Drive Through Ragnarok

Welcome back to We Bought a Pod! This week Aaron and I give our takes on “Thor Ragnarok,” “Baby Driver,” and what films to watch for during Thanksgiving and the Holidays. It’s almost Oscar time! “Thor: Ragnarok”: 00-23:20 “Baby Driver”:  23:25-37:30 Oscar Player Preview – “Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri,” “Lady Bird,” “The Shape…