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RevCast

Commentary, criticism and comedy about movies, TV and all corners of geeky genres and culture. A sci-fi convention in your pocket.

Jul 27, 2010

Although he looks only half his age, Pac-Man is 30 years old this year.  Join Deanna Toxopeus, Gary Mitchell and Scott Duschene as they look at Pac-Man's impact on video games and the greater North American culture.  They will discuss the rise and fall of the video arcade and how you young pups have it so easy today. ...


Jul 19, 2010

How does genre fiction deal with getting older?  Is sci-fi more accepting of old folks?  Does fantasy deal fairly with aging?  RevCast regulars, Deanna Toxopeus, Gary Mitchell and Scott Duschene discuss all this, including mentions of where it is done well and how it could be done better.  Plus there is the week in...


Jul 10, 2010

Deanna Toxopeus forces the completely unreluctant Gary Mitchell and Scott Duschene to look at the genre movie offerings for July.  The summer is heating up, and so are the movie offerings.  But is there anything beyond air conditioning and high-priced movie snacks to tempt the Geek audience into the theatre?  They also...


Jul 4, 2010

Deanna Toxopeus, Gary Mitchell and Scott Duschene decide if it's safe to go back in the water given that it is the 35th anniversary of the first summer blockbuster, Jaws.  They discuss actors, plot, director and the infamous problems that plagued the production.  And while there are some significant digressionsm the...