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The Fourth Wall Comics Podcast Episode 82

We discuss how Millar and McNiven’s Nemesis reminds us of Fight Club, Suicide Club, and of course…The Baby-Sitters Club.

the list:
INDIES
[01:18] Nemesis #1
[12:30] Shuddertown #1
[17:37] Supergod #3
[24:09] FVZA #3

MAINSTREAM
[33:01] Uncanny X-Men #522
[39:32] New Avengers #63
[43:17] Thor #608
[50:03] Avengers – The Initiative 34
[54:17] Green Lantern #52

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Fourth Wall Weekly #34 – Media

MEDIA

DVD
In DVD This Week (01:31):

MAJOR RELEASES

  • The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian [with review]

  • Step Brothers [with review]

  • Wanted [with review]

  • X-Files: I Want To Believe [with review]

ALSO RELEASED THIS WEEK

  • FROST/NIXON: THE ORIGINAL WATERGATE INTERVIEWS

TV on DVD

  • SNL 4th Season

  • Metalocalypse Season 2

NEW ON BLU-RAY

  • Shawshank Redemption Blu-Ray

  • The Original The Day The Earth Stood Still Blu-Ray

  • Austin Powers Collection Blu-Ray

  • Casablanca Blu-Ray

  • Home Alone Blu-Ray

  • La Femme Nikita Blu-Ray

  • Sin City Blu-Ray

  • 12 Monkeys Blu-Ray

Next Week on DVD (14:57):

  • THE DARK KNIGHT

  • HORTON HEARS A WHO!

  • MAN ON WIRE

  • THE WIRE: THE COMPLETE SERIES

  • DEADWOOD: THE COMPLETE SERIES

  • SIN CITY Blu-Ray

  • DUMB AND DUMBER Blu-Ray

  • THE MASK Blu-Ray

  • SUPER TROOPERS Blu-Ray

  • I AM LEGEND Blu-Ray Collector’s Edition

  • FROM DUSK TIL DAWN Blu-Ray

GAMES

This Week’s New Releases (20:55):

  • Prince of Persia PS3 X360

  • Grand Theft Auto IV PC

  • Kingdom Hearts Re: Chain of Memories PS2

  • Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon X360

  • Dragon Ball Z: Infinite World PS2

Next Week

  • Prince of Persia PC

  • Sonic Unleashed PS3

FILM

In Theaters This Week (26:25):

  • Punisher: War Zone [with review]

  • Cadillac Records

  • Extreme Movie

In Limited Release

  • Frost/Nixon

  • Nobel Son

Coming Soon To A Theater Near You (36:08):

  • The Day the Earth Stood Still

  • Nothing Like the Holidays

  • Guerrilla (Che)

  • Gran Torino

Movie News (39:27):

  • Dragonball’s new name

  • Aliens 5 news

  • The Dark Knight re-released in theaters and IMAX January 23rd

  • Heath Ledger wins Australian Award for his performance in Dark Knight

  • Adventures in Babysitting remake

  • Twilight director fired

  • Watchmen music news

  • Torso news

  • Mickey Rourke not interested in Sin City 2

  • David Fincher comedy?

TV

The News (54:43):

  • SAG Strike?

  • “Lost” will try new story formats, but flashforwards and flashbacks will remain

  • “Battlestar Galactica” prequel “Caprica” is a go

  • “Pushing Daisies” creator Bryan Fuller is signing a two-year deal with NBC Universal

Quick Mentions:

  • After initially ordering a full season, NBC has decided to pull the plug on Knight Rider with four shows to go.

  • William Petersen’s “CSI” exit date is set for Jan. 15

  • “The Office” earns post-Super Bowl slot

Next Week Reviews of :

  • Leverage

  • House of Saddam Parts I – II

Mark Millar and Tony Harris Interview

FOURTH WALL EXCLUSIVE! MARK MILLAR AND TONY HARRIS INTERVIEW!

Fourth Wall member, Freddie recently got the chance to interview comic book writer Mark Millar (Wanted, Kick-Ass, Civil War, The Ultimates, Marvel 1985, War Heroes) and Comic Artist Tony Harris (Ex Machina, Starman, War Heroes) during their WAR HEROES: TOUR OF DUTY nationwide book tour which made a stop at Lonestar Comics – Dallas, TX where Fred caught up with the talented duo.

Mark Millar and Tony Harris Interview

Many, many thanks to Mark Millar and Tony Harris for taking time and talking with Freddie. Thanks as well to Lone Star Comics in Dallas.

To find out more about Mark Millar check out his website www.millarworld.tv

Fourth Wall Weekly #11 – Media

MEDIA

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‘Til TV picks up steam we’re sticking with this format. Also, no games this week. Sorry, we weren’t in a playful mood…

DVD

Spotlight Release:
[1:16] Futurama: The Beast With A Billion Backs

Major Releases:
[10:04] Charlie Bartlett
[13:51] Definitely, Maybe

Other Mentions:
[18:50] The Hammer
[20:09] Noriko’s Dinner Table
[25:38] In Bruges

FILM

Wanted:
[29:43] Art reviews the movie and Fred reviews the comic.

Movie News:
[46:18] Peter Berg news

TV

[46:52] The Middleman – Episodes 1 & 2

QUICK REVIEW: “Lost” writer Javier Grillo-Marxuach adaptation of his Viper Comics creation, The Middleman show you what happens when you combine the The Tick with Men In Black.

Check it out either Mondays at 10 p.m. on ABC Family or anytime at ABC Family.go.com

[53:16] Suggestive (and legal) TV Viewing online including Newsradio on Hulu and Twin Peaks on Fancast.

[56:33] Wrap up includes the mention of the Battlestar Podcasts for the last two episodes of the year up on iTunes and Scifi.com

Fourth Wall Weekly #11 – Comic Books

Fourth Wall Weekly #11

June 29th, 2008

COMICS

The boys review what’s currently on their respective pull lists.

Mainstream Weekly:

  • Final Crisis #2 (0:40)
  • Green Lantern #32 (14:44)
  • Gotham After Midnight #2 (20:39)
  • Batman Confidential #18 (29:01)
  • Captain America #39 (31:15)
  • Mythos – Captain America (37:15)
  • Hulk #4 (40:29)
  • Thunderbolts #121 (42:02)
  • Marvel 1985 #2 (48:29)

On The Invasion Front:

  • New Avengers #42 & Mighty Avengers #15 (55:43)
  • Avengers: The Initiative #14 (1:04:24)
  • Secret Invasion: Runaways/Young Avengers #1 (1:07:07)

Across the Ultimate Universe:

  • Ultimate Spider-Man #123 (1:09:14)
  • Ultimates v3 #4 (1:14:45)

Freddie’s Super Random Kick-Ass Indie Selection Section (working title):

  • No Hero #0 (1:21:03)
  • Gantz (1:27:37)

Trade Show:

  • Walking Dead TP Vol 08 Made To Suffer (1:29:09)
  • Wanted (just a tease, ’til the media review) (1:32:39)

Fourth Wall Weekly #9 – Comics

COMICS

On The Top of the Stack:

  • Skarr: Son of Hulk # 1 [0:32]
  • Action Comics #866 [5:28]
  • Green Lantern Corps #25 [12:10]
  • Eternals #1 [16:31]
  • Doktor Sleepless #7 [19:16]
  • Angel: After The Fall #8 [23:37]
  • Invincible #50 [27:58]

This Week In Comic News:

  • Ocean being written by new scriber Ryan Condal. [34:12]
  • Red sold to Summit Entertainment [35:21]
  • Wanted for Dummies [36:34]
  • Venom’s Return in Ultimate Spider-Man #123 [39:40]