Category: Movies and TV

GE54: Designated Survivor Totoro

Designated Survivor is an interesting new TV show that posits “What happens if the US government is obliterated?”  Based on an actual procedure of keeping one cabinet member away to act as the designated survivor.  The show dives into this premise with action and a bit of political drama.  Think… Read More»

GE50: 5 Star Wars Fatherhood Examples

  Star Wars has some interesting examples of good and bad fathers.  Since Jonathan and his wife are expecting their first child he thought it a good idea to look to Star Wars to see what kind of father he should be. Please note that this episode contains SPOILERS and… Read More»

GE46: 5 Life Lessons from Kevin Smith’s Clerks

The black and white indie film, Clerks, by Kevin Smith has much to teach us.  We share five life lessons we can all learn from the film. Never seen the film?  BUY the Clerks 15 anniversary edition for just $6 on Amazon.

GE43: Optimus Prime Dies

OOPS! Looks like we forgot the spoiler alert. Well, it should be no surprise to any ’80s Kids out there that in 1986’s classic film Transformers: The Movie that Autobot leader, Optimus Prime, dies at the hands of the evil Megatron who leads the Decepticons. This episode explains the importance… Read More»

GE42: Top 5 Kevin Smith Films Part 1

New Jersey native Kevin Smith debuted as a director when his film Clerks was snatched up at the Sundance Film Festival. The black and white movie was filmed for under $30,000. This episode lists our top 5 of the films set in the View Askewniverse, which runs parallel to and… Read More»