Thursday, October 31, 2013

Media Montage 22: Wes Craven's Shocker!

Bruce and Larry take a closer look at Agent Skinner himself, Mitch Pileggi, as an electrically charged serial killer in Wes Craven's 'Shocker', from 1989. Yikes!

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Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Coming Soon: Shocker!

Just in time for Halloween, the Media Montage Podcast will take a horrifying look at SHOCKER!


Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Media Montage 21: Conspiratainment

In this episode Larry and Bruce discuss the concept of 'conspiratainment', or conspiracy as entertainment. Is it all just crazy, nutbar rambling or do conspiracy theories have value in and of themselves? We try to figure it out while traveling down the rabbit-hole.

Here are some gateways down the rabbit hole. Reader BEWARE!

Rumor Mill News
David Icke

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Media Montage 19: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Bruce and Larry discuss Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., the spin-off television series for Marvel's Cinematic Universe. Do we love it? Hate it? Is Agent Coulson the Original Human Torch? Do we even talk about Skye?

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Media Montage 18: Maximum Overdrive

Bruce and Larry discuss Stephen King's directorial debut from 1986, the sci-fi/horror schlockfest Maximum Overdrive. It asks the musical question, 'Who made who?' when machines come to life and attack humanity!
Watch AC/DC's video for Who Made Who. Here is the original trailer for Maximum Overdrive with Stephen King:

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Media Montage 17: Dick Briefer's Frankenstein

Bruce and Larry discuss Dick Briefer's Golden Age Frankenstein comics. Humor and horror mix and merge in wonderful, fantastical, hilarious short comics tales featuring vampires, mummies, mutants and more!


Thursday, October 3, 2013

Media Montage 16: Simulation Theory

Do we live in the Matrix, or a video game, or some elaborate version of the Sims? Larry and Bruce discuss the weird implications of Simulation Theory, the notion that the world we experience is a large scale computer simulation. Nick Bostrom's Essay that popularized the recent explorations of Simulation Theory.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Media Montage 15: The Outer Limits - OBIT

This week Bruce and Larry discuss OBIT, the Outer Limits episode that originally aired 11/4/63, but seems ripped from today's headlines. Somebody is watching you!

Watch OBIT via Hulu: