Ka-Pow the Pop Cultured Podcast #164 Spider-Man Far From Home

22Jul

Recorded the weekend of this year's Comic-Con International, Ka-Pow the Pop Cultured Podcast has a deluge of breaking news to wade through.  We start with the highlights from the publishing side of things, then dive into movies, our impressions of some brand new trailers and full reviews of "Toy Story 4" and "Spider-Man: Far From Home."  We also have all the details you need to know about Marietta's upcoming River City Comic Arts Festival, so give us a listen.  It's the least you could do!

Length - 01:23:25

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

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0:05:03 - COMIC BOOK NEWS

The big headlines coming out of San Diego Comic Con, lots of endings in the comic world as Vertigo is shuttered, a horror imprint at DC for Joe Hill, Alan Moore retires with the final issue of "League of Extraordinary Gentlemen," the end of an era with the cancellation of "MAD Magazine" and a bombshell surprise finale for "The Walking Dead" series.

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0:22:40 - MOVIE NEWS

The conclusion of the Poobah's Top 100 movie countdown, our impressions of the family favorite franchise finale "Toy Story 4," comic con trailers for "Top Gun: Maverick," "It Chapter 2," "Terminator: Dark Fate," "Jay and Silent Bob Reboot" & "Cats," breaking news for Marvel's Phase Four film and TV schedule and CNN's weekly documentary "The Movies."

1:00:15 - SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME

Our SPOILER-filled critique of the Wall Crawler's latest cinematic adventure.