Riders To The Stars | Episode 365

Jim reflects on a 1954 Sci-Fi that had a large impact on him as a young Monster Kid. The film was the 2nd entry into Ivan Tors’ O.S.I. Trilogy -“Riders To The Stars,” starring Richard Carlson (who also directed), William Lundigan, Martha Hyer, Herbert Marshall, Robert Karnes, James Best and


The 42cast Episode 182: Deus Ant Machina

Marvel seems to be getting bigger and bigger all the time. Recently, though, they’ve reversed course and brought us their tiniest tale of all. It’s a story with small stakes that’s about coming together as a family, commumication, and weird hobbies. Of course we are talking about Ant Man and

Race With The Devil | Episode 354

Jim reflects back on a 1975 horror film that has developed quite a cult following over the years, “Race With The Devil,” starring Warren Oates, Peter Fonda, Loretta Switt, Lara Parker and R.G. Armstrong. Two couples on a camping vacation witness the murder of a young woman during a satanic

What’s ahead for Star Wars after all those Celebration surprises?

This week, I was already planning to write a post about Star Wars, reflecting on my thoughts on this season of The Mandalorian and where I thought the show was heading in the future. However, thanks to all the surprising news that came out of the recent Star Wars Celebration

Movie review:  Operation Fortune: Ruse de Guerre

Picture this:  You’re sitting at home at 8 o’clock on a Friday night. You’re too tired from the week to leave the house but you’re not ready to go to bed. Turning on the TV, you begin to scroll through Netflix, and a movie you’ve never seen before pops up.

Monkeeing Around – Annie Maynard and the Young Generation – Episode 23

This week we’re MONKEEING AROUND with Annie Maynard to discuss the young generation of Monkees fans! What is it about about the Monkees that continues to draw young people half a century later? Monkeeing Around is a part of the ESO Podcast Network, Executive Producer Mike Faber.

Multiversity 101

The 42cast Episode 174: Multiversity 101

It seems like you can’t throw an infinity of rocks without hitting a movie, TV show, or book that uses the concept of the multiverse. In this episode we delve deep into the concept of a multiverse. We discuss the various types of multiverse utilized in fiction and get a

Growing pains? Checking in on our favorite franchises

There’s been a special tradition missing from my holiday season schedule the last couple of years: going to the theater to watch a new Star Wars movie. I’d gotten used to the release of a new Star Wars movie every year around Christmastime, and for whatever reason, I felt the

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Timestamp #267: The Zygon Invasion & The Zygon Inversion

Doctor Who: The Zygon Invasion Doctor Who: The Zygon Inversion (2 episodes, s09e07-08, 2015) Best. Speech. Ever. The Zygon Invasion Once upon a time, there were three Doctors, two Osgoods, and one treaty. Those two Osgoods represent Operation Double, the peace treaty with the Zygons. Twenty million Zygons have asylum

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Timestamp #266: The Girl Who Died & The Woman Who Lived

Doctor Who: The Girl Who Died Doctor Who: The Woman Who Lived (2 episodes, s09e05-06, 2015) Who really wants to live forever? The Girl Who Died Clara is floating in space. She is stranded while the Doctor deals with an attack by the Velosians and something is crawling around in

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Timestamp #265: Under the Lake & Before the Flood

Doctor Who: Under the Lake Doctor Who: Before the Flood (2 episodes, s09e03-04, 2015) A creepy twisty time travel tale. Under the Lake In the year 2119, Captain Jonathan Moran records a private journal entry. He is the leader of an underwater mining facility in Caithness, Scotland known as the

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