It’s commentary time for Do You Expect Us To Talk? as we transition into another franchise. These commentaries a regular stop gap to revisit Bond and since its been a while, Dave chose one of our favourites, Casino Royale. The starting point to our current Bond was a reset for the franchise as Daniel Craig gives a blistering debut.
Sit back and listen as Becca, Dave and Chris discuss why Little Britain isn’t talked about any more, not Edward Norton, the interest in looking at dead bodies, Michael G Wilsons cameos, differences in airline versions and Judi Dench’s chest.
Cinematronix podcast is back for its annual summer review as Dave Bond from Do You Expect Us To Talk? returns to reflect on this year’s summers movies…. before we hit June. Starting with a series we’ve just finished with the Marvel movies Captain Marvel and Avengers Endgame to John Wick Chapter 3, Godzilla King of the Monsters, RocketMan, Fighting with my Family, Shazam, Hellboy and Alita Battle Angel. Stay tuned for Vol 2 where we’ll cover Toy Story 4, Lion King, Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, Hobbs and Shaw, Dark Phoenix and Spider-Man: Far From Home.
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Do You Expect Us To Talk? has reached its endgame as we rank the Marvel cinematic universe. The third time we have recorded a rankings episode in a epic three hour rundown all Marvel movies in order of preference.
Join Becca, Dave and Chris as we shock and offend fans and each other over where these movies fall in each of our rankings. Expect upset and controversy… and the odd crude joke.
Do you expect us to talk? begins to wrap up it’s Marvel series with a commentary of Black Panther. As with most of our commentary tracks, Becca, Dave and Chris mostly talk about everything else but the film itself. However, we delve into why Peter Sellers is not in this, the similarities of the first act and a Bond film, T’Challa explaining the ending of Blade 2 to Erik Killmonger, the disappointing lack of female nudity and how your wife can end conflicts by being in a mood.
Do you expect us to talk? is at Endgame now. After 10 years, Marvel has finally reached the huge landmark in what is an end of one era and the start of a new one. After Thanos wiped out half the universes population, the rest of the Avengers seek out revenge. However, when a possible solution arises that could reverse the damage caused, The Avengers must risk everything one more time. One thing is sure, there’ll be tears by the end.
Join Becca, Dave and Chris as we discuss, the laws of time travel, Austin Powers, perfect endings, fat shaming, who has mayo on hot dogs, new Hulk and Dave has a better theory for an ending than the Russos.
Do You Expect Us To Talk? returns with Marvel’s first Female lead movie, Captain Marvel. Following Kree soldier Vers who has the power on photon blasts from her fists, is struggling with her memories. In conflict with the Skrulls, Vers finds herself on Earth where it seems evidence of a former life.
Join Becca, Dave and Chris as we discuss who is Carol Danvers, what makes a film a hit, social media, was the cat all that, Ben Mendelson doing something different, Nick Fury now a man with no secrets, Blockbusters video, Dave touching old ladies, and the sounds of the ’90s.
Do You Expect Us To Talk follows Marvel as it goes back down to size with Ant-Man and the Wasp. Two years after Civil War, Scott Lang is on house arrest after his involvement with the Avengers. His actions also made Hope and Hank fugitives as they continue to work on recovering Janet van Dyne from the quantum realm. When Scott gains a connection with Janet after his experience in from the first film, Hope and Hank seek his help while a quantumly unstable Ghost figure after the same tech.
Join Becca, Dave and Chris as we discuss is Michelle Pfeiffer wasted, Paul Rudd never ages, how well everything is screwed down in the miniature lab, we get indignant about the inconsistent, totally fictional science, plumbing foundations, kid actors being good for a change and world’s best grandma.
Do You Expect Us To Talk? enters the last leg before we reach the Endgame with Avengers Infinity War. Thanos finally makes his arrival to collect all six infinity stones. With the plan to bring balance to the universe with a single click. It must take the fractured Avengers with the help of The Guardians of the Galaxy and a few new recruits, to stop him. Can they do it? Well I guess we’ll have to wait and s……….
Join Becca, Dave and Chris and we discuss Thor Ragnarok almost being irrelevant, is Infinity War overstuffed, Quill always fucking up, does Thanos’ plan make sense, Continuity Voldemort, Video Game Lady and the Cave Troll from Fellowship of the Ring, the real reason why Clint is back in the next film and who’d eat a deep fried kebab?
Do You Expect Us To Talk? continues with one of its biggest hits to date, Black Panther. Introducing Wakanda, a highly advanced African country blessed with Vibranium from a meteorite, is hidden away from the world. T’Challa is the newly appointed King following the death of his father, taking on the role of Wakanda’s protector, the Black Panther. T’Challa tracks black-market arms dealer Ulysses Klaue, wanted for stealing Vibranium technology. Unbeknownst to him, Klaue is working with Erik Killmonger, who is connected with T’Challa’s late father’s past that could jeopardise Wakanda’s and the worlds way of life.
Join Becca, Dave and Chris as we talk about Peter Sissons in The Pink Panther, how Chris doesn’t listen, the magic of Vibranium Becca tries not to mispronounce names and Tom Selleck’s moustache.
Do You Expect Us To Talk? continues with Marvel returning to Thor in his third instalment. Thor returns to Asgard to find Loki sitting in Odin’s throne. Attempting to restore everything to how things were, Thor quickly discovers that cannot be when Hela, God of Death arrives to claim the throne. Thor must return home and save his people and stop Hela from conquering the galaxy with the help of an old green friend.
Join Becca, Dave and Chris as we discuss Odin’s parenting skills, swooning over Chris Hemsworth, Dave gets kinkier over Blanchett, every part of the film is a comedic setup, who’s Des and who’s Troy and of course… cheesy peas.