The Top 10 Geek Movies from the 80s - Inspired by Ready Player One - The Story Geeks Hash It Out

March 29, 2018

Daryl and Jay count down the Best 80s Geek Movies! With Ready Player One coming out this week, we dive into the geek movies made in the 1980s to determine which 80s geek movies are truly the best. What are your favorite geek movies from the 1980s? Let us know in the comments or send us an email with your Top 10 Geek Movies from the 1980s!

Also, what were the WORST 80s geek movies? Check out our special Patron-only release here: https://www.patreon.com/thestorygeeks

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Inspired by Ready Player One: Steven Spielberg’s Most ICONIC Geek Films - The Story Geeks Hash It Out

March 22, 2018

Ready Player One is almost out in theaters (as of the date this was written). Inspired by that film (and book), Daryl, Jay, and Sandra Dimas (from the 28:19 Show) are joined by The Story Geeks Community on YouTube LIVE to rank order the most ICONIC geek films directed by Steven Spielberg. What film gets the top spot so far? And will Ready Player One be able to make it into the Top 5? Listen in to hear what The Story Geeks have to think abou it!

Also, this (listen to the VERY end of the podcast): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=itzaF8ctR2M

To find out what Jay, Daryl, and Sandra's FAVORITE geek films from Steven Spielberg are, check out our Patreon content here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/top-5-steven-17039393

 

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LUKE SKYWALKER’S JOURNEY - Paul F. Verhoeven, Blue Milk, & Baby Hitler - The Story Geeks Dig Deeper

March 15, 2018

Paul Verhoeven (author, comedian, and podcaster at 28 Plays Later) and Dale Wentland (from Network 1901) join Daryl and Jay to dig deeper into Luke Skywalker's character journey! From Tatooine to Ahch-To, we take a look at all the things that make Luke who he is. Does his character journey work? Is this the Luke Skywalker we need to see in The Last Jedi? We take a closer look!

Check out Paul's article on IGN on this same topic: Opinion: In Defense of Luke Skywalker

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Check Out Our Other Podcasts About Star Wars:

  1. The Last Jedi - Teaser Trailer Reaction: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-the-last-jedi-how-darth-hermit-kills-rey/
  2. Star Wars - Episode 1: The Phantom Menace (Part 1):https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-the-phantom-menace-part-1-are-midi-chlorians-bantha-poodoo/
  3. Star Wars - Episode 1: The Phantom Menace (Part 2):https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-the-phantom-menace-part-2-the-true-nature-of-the-force-is-confusing/
  4. Star Wars - Episode 2: Attack of the Clones (Part 1): https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-attack-of-the-clones-part-1-how-sifo-dyas-screws-the-galaxy/
  5. Star Wars - Episode 2: Attack of the Clones (Part 2): https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-attack-of-the-clones-part-2-how-anakin-is-driven-to-the-dark-side/
  6. Star Wars - Episode 3: Revenge of the Sith (Part 1): http://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-revenge-of-the-sith-part-1-legends-vs-canon/
  7. Star Wars - Episode 3: Revenge of the Sith (Part 2): http://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-revenge-of-the-sith-part-2-are-the-jedi-truly-good-are-the-sith-truly-evil/
  8. Star Wars - Prequels Trilogy Re-Cap: http://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-prequel-trilogy-wrap-up-jar-jar-hate-deceitful-marketing-more-star-wars/
  9. Star Wars - Rogue One (Part 1): https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-rogue-one-part-1-fangirling-all-the-feels-and-filling-plot-holes/
  10. Star Wars - Rogue One (Part 2): https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-rogue-one-part-2-krennic-is-the-employee-of-the-month/
  11. Star Wars - A New Hope (Part 1): https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-a-new-hope-part-1/
  12. Star Wars - A New Hope (Part 2): https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/star-wars-a-new-hope-part-2/
  13. Star Wars - The Empire Strikes Back (Part 1): https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/the-empire-strikes-back-part-1-is-the-battle-of-hoth-the-best-battle-in-star-wars-deeper-dive/
  14. Star Wars - The Empire Strikes Back (Part 2): http://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/the-empire-strikes-back-part-2-the-big-reveal-deeper-dive/
  15. The Phantom Menace - The Story Geeks Make It Better: http://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/the-phantom-menace-no-midi-chlorians-kill-watto-no-babysitter-romance-make-it-better/
  16. Return of the Jedi - Luke as a Gray Jedi - The Story Geeks Dig Deeper: http://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/return-of-the-jedi-luke-as-a-gray-jedi-the-story-geeks-dig-deeper/
  17. The Spirituality of Star Wars - Ep. 1: "An Energy Field...": http://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/the-spirituality-of-star-wars-ep-1-an-energy-field-the-story-geeks-dig-deeper/
  18. Star Wars - The Last Jedi - The Story Geeks Hash It Out: http://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/the-last-jedi-battle-royale-does-it-suck-or-is-it-awesome-the-story-geeks-hash-it-out/
  19. Star Wars - The Force Awakens (Part 1) - The Story Geeks Dig Deeper: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/the-force-awakens-why-it-had-to-be-derivative-the-story-geeks-dig-deeper/
  20. Star Wars - The Force Awakens (Part 2) - The Story Geeks Dig Deeper: http://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/the-force-awakens-part-2-what-does-seduced-by-the-light-mean-the-story-geeks-dig-deeper/

 

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LOGAN - Improving an Oscar-Nominated Geek Film - The Story Geeks Make It Better

March 8, 2018

Logan has been nominated for best adapted screenplay (for this year's Academy Awards--so by the time you listen to this, you'll know whether or not it won!). We love it when geek films get the recognition they deserve. But, could Logan be better? We think so! This week, Daryl and Jay are joined by Justin Weaver to come up with ways to make Logan better!

Also, check out Jay's YouTube video: 2 Reasons Logan Does NOT Deserve an Oscar!

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Check Out Our Other Recent Marvel/MCU Podcasts:

  1. Iron Man: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/iron-man-the-beginning-of-the-mcu/
  2. Guardians of the Galaxy: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/guardians-of-the-galaxy-what’s-your-personal-awesome-mix/
  3. Doctor Strange: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/marvels-doctor-strange-your-identity-matters/
  4. Captain America: Civil War: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/captain-america-civil-war-are-you-team-cap-or-team-stark/
  5. Get Ready for Black Panther: http://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/black-panther-from-captain-america-civil-war-get-ready-for-black-panther-the-story-geeks-dig-deeper/
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MAN OF STEEL - It’s 80% Awesome. - The Story Geeks Make It Better

March 1, 2018

Man of Steel has amazing moments. But, it also has some troubling aspects to it. Daryl and Jay love Man of Steel, but they'd also like to change a few things to Make It Better!

Want MORE exclusive content where we discuss how to make Man of Steel better? Support us on Patreon: www.thestorygeeks.com (It's brand new! Be one of the FIRST to subscribe!)

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DC Movies We've Covered on This Podcast:

  1. Man of Steel: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/superman-man-of-steel-is-zach-snyder-telling-the-truth-reclamation-society-podcast-1/
  2. Batman Begins: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/we-need-the-message-behind-batman-begins-right-now-fear-corruption-and-justice/
  3. The Dark Knight: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/the-dark-knight-is-the-joker-an-atheist/
  4. The Dark Knight Rises: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/the-dark-knight-rises-1489308636/
  5. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/batman-v-superman-the-worst-batman-of-all-time/
  6. Watchmen: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/watchmen-everyones-a-jerk-and-were-all-doomed/
  7. Suicide Squad: https://reclamationsociety.podbean.com/e/suicide-squad-heroes-villains-and-jared-letos-joker/

What comic book movie do you want us to discuss next? Shoot us an email or leave us a comment!

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