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The Fan Bros Show: The Does Man Of Steel Stink & The RIP James Gandolfini Episode

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This week we discuss the tragic passing of James Gandolfini, plus do the stupid plot points in Man Of Steel bring it down to the level where it stinks or just smells bad. We also review “The Last Of Us”, Benhameen vents his rage at Brian Michael Bendis over Age Of Ultron, and we list our Top Five Superhero Movies ever.

TIME CODE

INTRO – 3:00 – Introduction discussion of the new FanBros.Com website

3:01 – 11:00 – Discussion of the premier of True Blood. Spoilers for the show

11:01 – 20:00 – Breakdown of “The Last Of Us”. No Spoilers

20:01 – 39:00 – Review of Man Of Steel. SPOILERS

39:01 – 48:00 – Discussion on the Top Five Superhero Movies ever

48:01 – 53:10 – Breakdown of Jay-Z’s recent Samsung deal

53:11 – 1:04:00 – Comics I Copped Breakdown of the final issue of Age Of Ultron. Spoilers for this stupid series

1:04:01 – 1:09:00 – Chico’s Netflix Pic Of The Week

1:09:00 – END The Passing of James Gandolfini and his legacy in film and television. RIP.

  • Show rec: Les Revenants “The Returned”. French zombies who still have comprehension, who have sex and kids. Weird and intertwined. It comes on Channel 4 in France, but it can be found on http://www.primewire.ag.

    • Jamie Righetti

      a buddy of mine has been raving about this to me for weeks – planning to check it out tomorrow, it sounds really interesting. thanks for the link!

  • yoBrazil

    my top 5 comic book movies:

    1. dark knight
    2. spiderman 2
    3. avengers
    4. 300
    5. v for vendetta

  • love the show, gang! sorry it took me so long to board the ship, but i am here now.

    i agree with you about the summer being a slow time for new shows. instead of suffering through True Blood, why not go back and review some old shows? would love to hear what you guys think about a show like The Shield or maybe Justified. Just an idea.

    while i was watching The Venture Bros, one of the ‘bumps’ said about Man of Steel “The longest episode of Dragonball Z we have ever seen” and that was pretty accurate. i liked the movie and agree with most of your points (i liked the fight at the end, did not think it dragged one) but i don’t think that there was any way that this flick would live up to the anticipation. it was like the Matrix sequels.. you were excited when the sequels were announced, but when you got ’em… pretty wak. But loved the fact that you brought up that Superman killed before with the Superman 2 mention. All the folks complaining about the ending to Man of Steel seem to have selective memory.

    Top 5 Superhero Films: Spider-Man 2, The Dark Knight, The Avengers, X-Men 2, Iron Man.

    I too was disappointed with Age of Ultron. It started with promise and just ended up just being another hand in my pocket taking my money and giving nothing back. Considering that comics (Marvel and DC) live for their ‘events’ now, if this is the crap i can expect, time to move on to Dark Horse.

    thanks for the show guys.

    • DJ BenHaMeen

      You are very welcome thanks for the thought out response. I really need to see Man Of Steel again because I feel like I would like it more the second time.

      Age of Ultron will haunt me forever.

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