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Aug 23, 2019

This week’s episode serves as both a prolegomenon to our imminent Hollywood Studios Year By Year series and as a wistful look back to Dave’s teen years, when he picked up Ethan Mordden’s freewheeling speed date with Old Hollywood History and discovered a new way to split the difference between Adornian culture...


Aug 16, 2019

Welcome to our brand-new movie podcast!

In this episode, Elise Moore and David Fiore ramble on about their respective lives cinematic and present impressionistic lists of their characteristic enthusiasms. Last, but not least, we sketch out the shape of ‘casts to come.

Among the topics covered here:  our not being a...


Aug 13, 2019

Elise and Dave take a moment to salute the great Ernie Colón (1931 – 2019) before segueing into conversation with a pair of intriguing interlocutors. On the docket: some behind the scenes dope on the everlovin’ Spider-Buggy, “The Male Feminist Gaze”, My Chemical Romance, Peter Milligan, Herman Melville’s...


Aug 8, 2019

All good relapses must come to an end – and this is ours! Elise and Dave examine the books that bequeathed a thousand clone tales to the 1990s. Does the original story justify all that agony? Whaddyou think, Tiger? Stay tuned for twin epilogues, soap opera meta theory, Dave’s customary swipe at Marvels, a lot of...


Aug 2, 2019

In our podcast’s sole foray into the world of mid-70s Marvel Giant-Size comics, our beleaguered spider-buddy battles Lizards and Man-Things and unbearable sci-fi relationship pressures. Also: wouldja believe, the Recession? With Great Responsibility, comes… a great desire to run away to Florida. Then, in Amazing...