Ka-Pow the Pop Cultured Podcast #139 Episode CXXXIX: Don’t @ Me

22Feb

Ka-Pow the Pop Cultured Podcast is back, and we're jumping the gun on what is sure to be an entire year of Star Wars rumors, hyperbole and hype.  We're also simultaneously streaming two off-kilter superhero stories, prepping for the Oscars, trying not to cry during a wholesome documentary and spotlighting one of the biggest movie stars of our lifetimes, Bruce Willis.

Length - 01:28:12

Language - PG-13.  (Contains mild adult language.)

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0:04:08 - STAR WARS NEWS

Anticipating Episode IX's title reveal, wondering about the future impact of recent fan backlash, the results of our Star Wars vs Avengers poll and the announcement of Triple Force Friday.

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0:26:08 - CROSSING THE STREAMS

The premier of "Doom Patrol" on the DC Universe app, first impressions of the offbeat superheroes of "Umbrella Academy," the twisty, time-travely "Russian Doll," Netflix bandersnatches its viewers choices and a new comedy special from Ray Romano.

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0:48:18 - MOVIE NEWS

"Won't You Be My Neighbor?" documentary debuts on PBS and HBO, the Oscars keep stumbling over their own feet, the absurd horror film "Slaxx," a potential scary spin-off of "Aquaman," a remake of the foreign film "Force Majeure" and a spoiler-free review of "Glass."

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1:08:09 - ONE JOB

Yippee ki yay, Mr. Falcon... it's time to decide Bruce Willis' most essential performance.