In light of the recent box office bomb, Ben-Hur, we take a look at the best and worst remakes ever. We also give our take on a cult classic that we feel is ripe for a remake, The Last Starfighter. Check out our brand new Tumblr account for our full plots at chewonthispodcast.
What do Empire Strikes Back, Blade Runner and Revenge of the Nerds have in common? Find out in our Top 10 Most Influential 80’s Movies.
**SPOILERS** We review the final Harry Potter story. Is the play as good as the novels?
**SPOILERS** Are the critics right? Is Suicide Squad that bad? Also, we address the controversy between DC fans and Rotten Tomatoes.
We visit the Mecca of Star Wars collectibles, Rancho Obi-Wan and nerd out as expected. Afterwards, the man himself, Steve Sansweet sits down with us to discuss why he tends to chase after the Star Wars food merchandise more, his new Cantina project and we present Steve and Anne Neumann (Rancho’s VP, General Manager) some gifts.
BJ gives his non-spoiler review of Jason Bourne while I try not to think about Matt Damon in Team America. Also we have a SPOILERific review of the highly anticipated adaptation of Alan Moore’s The Killing Joke.