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Join Nic Cage and JCVD enthusiasts Rob, Simon and James as they dig into a vault of underrated movies from yesteryear to see if they are rightly shunned to the bargain buckets of Asda, or whether they do indeed deserve reconsideration. To qualify the week's film must either be classed as Rotten on RottenTomatoes.com, or officially be a box office bomb. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
 
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Do You Expect Us To Talk? ends its Austin Powers retrospective with Goldmember. With Dr Evil behind bars, a new villain on the scene who’s kidnaped Austin Powers’ father. Going back to the 70’s, Austin must rescue his dad Nigel from the Dutch Goldmember with the help of FBI agent Foxxy Cleopatra. Meanwhile, Dr Evil plots his escape and hopefully ge…
 
We’re back after a short hiatus, so grab a camcorder, your hiking gear and let’s venture into the woods for Bobcat Goldthwaite’s found footage Bigfoot picture, Willow Creek (2013). Join us as we take a deep dive into Bigfoot mythology and discuss varied topics such as the size of Bigfoot’s manhood, inter species trade unions and plan FYR’s trip to …
 
Do You Expect Us To Talk? returns.. again after a brief absence. Sorry about the wait, but ya know… free. We come back to Austin Powers with the second instalment. Following the events of Austin’s Honeymoon when his wife Venessa turns out to be a fembot, Dr Evil returns. This time, he plans a wave of distraction with a laser on the moon, right afte…
 
Deepest, bluest our hats are like a shark's fin! Which can mean only one thing, it’s time to give 1999’s Deep Blue Sea the FYR treatment. Get yourself a wet suit and dive in as we discuss smart sharks, hilarious shark based homicide and the greatest movie tie in song of all time. We also flash through what we've watched this week including Netflix'…
 
We conclude listener request month - The Reigny / Rainy Season - with the dragon apocalypse picture, Reign of Fire (2002). Keep one eye on the sky and join us as we discuss Star Wars AM Dram, interchangeable NU Metal bands and wildly misleading movie posters. Got a movie you think deserves reconsideration? Give us a shout on Twitter @FYRFilmPod or …
 
It’s the rainy (reigny) season on FYR. In association with Michael Douglas, we’re off to Japan for the first instalment of our listener request month, Ridley Scott’s, Black Rain (1989). Throw on your leather jacket and join us as we chat culture clashes, Michael Douglas’ penchant for playing dirtbags named Nick and the most incredibly niche Home Al…
 
Do You Expect Us To Talk? returns to review a new series… well, sort of. We return to the spy genre as it lampoons itself with Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, as Mike Myers plays a swinging British spy from the 60’s who is frozen in time until 1990s, then reanimated to take on his arch nemesis Dr Evil. Join us in our reviewmentary, as …
 
Quack! Quack! The boys are back to discuss 1992’s heartwarming sporting comedy, The Mighty Ducks (1992). Strap on your hockey pads and join the boys for a full on nostalgia fest in which they discuss coaching heroes & villains, sporting triumph and the benefits of community service. Got a movie you think deserves reconsideration? Give us a shout on…
 
Do You Expect Us To Talk? is back the the fourth and last of the Lethal Weapon movies. This time, they are both too old for this shit. Taking on issues of modern day slavery, Riggs and Murtaugh and the rest of the gang (now including Chris Rock) take on the Triads as Murtaugh hides away illegal immigrants as rumours fly that he’s on the take. If th…
 
Do You Expect Us To Talk? is back with the third instalment of the Lethal Weapon series. This time, Riggs and Murtaugh are de-promoted to street duty after an incident with a bomb inside a building. When they stumble on robbers pretending to be cash carriers, the arrest involves internal affairs and an ex cop selling guns and ammo on the black mark…
 
Do You Expect Us To Talk? returns with the first follow up to Lethal Weapon with the imaginary titled… err.. Lethal Weapon 2. Riggs and Murtaugh are on the case of drug smugglers from South Africa, using their diplomatic immunity as a cover. Meanwhile, the duo have been given a witness protection assignment of protecting a money launderer Leo Getz,…
 
This week, JCVD is back on the pod as we dissect 1994’s time travel romp, Timecop. Join us as we dig into the minutia of time travelling law enforcement, scrapping in your gruds and wonder why The Red Shoe Diaries Cinematic Universe (RSDCU) never took off. Got a movie you think deserves reconsideration? Give us a shout on Twitter @FYRFilmPod or if …
 
Do You Expect Us To Talk? returns with a new series to take on. This time, we review probably the most popular buddy cop franchise, Lethal Weapon. Starring Mel Gibson as a suicidal cop who is teamed up with an older cop on the verge of retirement. While investigating a young girl’s apparent suicide, as Riggs and Murtaugh clash personalities, the du…
 
Do You Expect Us to Talk? returns after longer than anticipated (Thank you for waiting), to finish our Planet of the Apes series. Caesar is in conflict with a rogue U.S. military faction known as Alpha-Omega. When Caesar’s family is attacked, his tribe needs to find a new home, while he seeks revenge on the Colonel who led the attack. Join Becca, D…
 
This week we travel to the not too distant future for 1997’s Gattaca. Starring Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman & Jude Law. Join us for a wide ranging discussion where we bemoan the state of online film discourse, chat movie dystopias and discover that Gattaca is actually part of the high school curriculum. Got a movie you think deserves reconsideration? G…
 
This week we’re off to lovely New Jersey / Zealand for some spooky shenanigans in the Peter Jackson's The Frighteners (1996). Join us as we explore ectoplasmic degradation, two foot useless studio execs and the explain the Busey family lineage to Rob. Got a movie you think deserves reconsideration? Give us a shout on Twitter @FYRFilmPod or if you l…
 
This week the guys discuss pod favourite, Sly Stallone’s final (?) outing as the titular Vietnam vet in, Rambo: Last Blood (2019). Join us for bloody septuagenarian vengeance, extreme clavicle trauma and lots of lovely, lovely dressage. Got a movie you think deserves reconsideration? Give us a shout on Twitter @FYRFilmPod or if you like what you he…
 
Do You Expect Us to Talk? returns in this new year to finish off the Planet of the Apes series with the second of the recent trilogy. Dawn. It’s set ten years after the events of Rise and sees most of the human population wiped out while Caesar has formed a new society and family in the woods. When a group of humans clash with the apes, sparks are …
 
Fight! It’s 2021 and we’re back with a bang/kick for schlock auteur Paul W.S. Anderson’s, Mortal Kombat (1995). Join us as we talk cinematic dust ups, banging techno tunes and devastating shots to the knackers. Got a movie you think deserves reconsideration? Give us a shout on Twitter @FYRFilmPod or if you like what you hear and fancy being a total…
 
Merry Christmas Everyone. It’s January, the festive season has come and gone, but seeing as Christmas has been cancelled (in the UK anyway) , here’s our 2020 Christmas episode. Sorry for the delay but this year it’s Chris’s choice and it’s the Arnie Classic Jingle All The Way. Arnold Schwarzenegger plays a workaholic dad who forgot to buy his son a…
 
We made it! Join us we wave 2020 a not so fond farewell, get our quiz on (badly) and look forward to what will hopefully be a much better year for everyone. Got a movie you think deserves reconsideration? Give us a shout on Twitter @FYRFilmPod or if you like what you hear and fancy being a total legend, drop us a 5-Star review along with your pick.…
 
Do You Expect Us To Talk returns with the recent incarnation of The Planet oft he Apes series. Rise is set in modern day as scientists attempt to create a cure for Alzheimer’s disease using apes as test subjects. When pharmaceutical chemist Will Rodman’s key subject is shot after a rampage, he’s left with her son (Caesar) who he takes home. As Caes…
 
It’s Turbo time! On this festive edition we revisit the Arnold Schwarzenegger Christmas ‘classic’ Jingle All The Way. Join us for merriment and rampant materialism as we reindeer punch our way to a Happy Christmas. Got a movie you think deserves reconsideration? Give us a shout on Twitter @FYRFilmPod or if you like what you hear and fancy being a t…
 
Do You Expect Us To Talk? returns with our 200th episode and one of our shortest to boot. Tim Burton’s remake left us struggling to remember the plot – if there was one. Staring Marky Mark as the astronaut who follows to reclaim his monkey and finds himself on a mysterious planet rules by apes. Beyond that, we struggle to give you a better synopsis…
 
This week we’re off to Tinseltown for the RDJ starring, Shane Black directed, meta noir, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005). Join us as we talk Hollywood parties, celebrity lookalikes and urine splashed corpses. Got a movie you think deserves reconsideration? Give us a shout on Twitter @FYRFilmPod or if you like what you hear and fancy being a total legend…
 
It’s time for a wistful stroll through the annals of history as we take in the real life story of The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The Bigfoot (2018). Join us as we discuss grossly misleading titles, a doomed wartime romance and finally find the answer to the age-old question; does Bigfoot sh*t in the woods? Got a movie you think deserves reconsi…
 
Do You Expect Us To Talk? returns with the final chapter of the original run of the Planet of the Apes films. Battle follows Caesar, as he creates a new society while trying to cultivate peace between the apes and remaining humans. As hostility rises between gorillas and humans, Caesar searches for archived footage of Cornelius and Zira within the …
 
Hang on to your throats because we’re heading to the Double Deuce for the Patrick Swayze, bouncing bonanza, Road House (1989). Join us as we wade our way through copious bar room brawls, gratuitous nudity and hairspray - so much hairspray. Got a movie you think deserves reconsideration? Give us a shout on the ol' Twitters @FYRFilmPod or if you like…
 
Grab your backpacks, hair straighteners and debilitating teenage anxiety as we head back to 00’s high school, for the Diablo Cody penned horror comedy, Jennifer’s Body (2009). Join us as we cringe at 00’s Emo tunes, marvel at punted orderlies & once again rally against the American pronunciation of the name Craig. Got a movie you think deserves rec…
 
Set in 1991 (in the not too-distant future at the time of release), cats and dogs have died-off leaving apes to become pets for humans. Eventually, becoming slaves, the child of the two speaking apes from the future is in hiding. When his owner and only friend is brought in for questioning to protect his identity, Caesar goes into hiding amongst th…
 
Pack up your silver bullets, garlic sprays & samurai swords for a night on the town with The Daywalker, as we sink our teeth into Stephen Norrington's 1998 comic-book adaptation of Marvel's Blade. Join us as we discuss our favourite club scenes in movies, question Blade's contentious treatment of women and children, and fall face first into Curtis'…
 
Do You Expect Us To Talk returns with the third film of the planet of the apes series. Escape finds Zira and Cornelius arrive back on earth in modern day, encountering celebrity status as a new wonder. However, while holding back the truth, they find themselves not seeming a threat to humanity, knowing whats to come. Meanwhile, Zira finds herself p…
 
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