Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #397: Legacy And Loss

*Spoiler Alert* The citizens of Wakanda are dealing with the aftermath of losing King T'Challa, but in the middle of their grieving a new adversary arrives in the form of Namor. Can Shuri, along with newcomer Riri Williams, protect Wakanda and its people from this underwater threat, while the rest of the world is also homing in trying to get their hands on vibranium? Join us as we reemerge from our Thanksgiving food naps to review "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever" along with fandom news and your feedback.

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NEWS

Supernatural Actor Nicki Aycox Dead at 47

Power Ranger legend, Jason David Frank, passes away at age 49

Bob Chapek leaves as Disney CEO, Bob Iger returns

PopCon announcements:

PopCon Louisville (June 16-18)

PopCon Indianapolis (August 25-27): Patrick Warburton, James Marsters

Millie Gibson is the new Doctor Who companion, Ruby Sunday

A Diamond Doctor Who Audio Special!

Holly on Next Stop Everywhere, A Doctor Who podcast

Gold Standard The Oscars Podcast: The Silence of the Lambs

 

RESOURCES

RTD on why David Tennant wasn’t seen in Jodie Whittaker’s clothes

How WAKANDA FOREVER Sets Up AVENGERS: SECRET WARS

 

 

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #396: Tag, You're It

 

The end of the 13th Doctor is here, but before she regenerates she must face off against some of her greatest foes and gain some wisdom from some very familiar faces. Join us in the TARDIS for two reviews: Jodie Whittaker and Chris Chibnall's farewell episode, "The Power of the Doctor". Then, our non-spoiler review of the latest anthology from Pencil Tip Publishing, Temporal Logbook III: Changed Lives, includes stories from our friends Shaun Collins and Russell McGee. Plus we've got fandom news and quite a bit of your feedback.

 

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NEWS

Batman Voice Actor Kevin Conroy Dead at 66 After Cancer Battle

GalaxyCon Columbus: Vincent D'Onofrio

Gold Standard The Oscars Podcast Ep #63: Dances With Wolves

Gold Standard The Oscars Podcast, Patreon, November 2022: Funny Girl

Rachel on Drunk Cinema: UHF 


RESOURCES

Temporal Logbook III: Changed Lives

 

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #395: Let's Get Weird

 

He's arguably the most famous accordion player in an extremely specific genre of music and the soundtrack to several generations. It's time for us to don our Hawaiian shirts and take a look at the life and career of Weird Al Yankovic. We discuss his extensive music and acting catalog and our thoughts about "Weird: The Al Yankovic Story". Plus Rachel includes some amusing anecdotes including how she once asked Al to her high school prom, along with a later time she met Al that left her literally speechless. Finally, we don't have much in the way of news this week, but we do have your feedback.

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NEWS

Rachel on Next Stop Everywhere The Doctor Who Podcast: “Mummy on the Orient Express” commentary

 

RESOURCES

Weird Al Yankovic - 1979- My Bologna

“Weird Al” Yankovic - Another One Rides the Bus (The Tomorrow Show with Tom Snyder)


"Weird Al" Yankovic Reveals the Truth About His Relationship with Madonna (Extended) | Tonight Show

Top 10 Celeb Reactions to Weird Al Songs

What Weird: The Al Yankovic Story Actually Got Right About The True Story

How Daniel Radcliffe Gets ‘Weird’ in ‘The Al Yankovic Story’ | Anatomy of a Scene

Weird Al Yankovic: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert From The Archives 

 

Thursday, November 3, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #394: Only Podcasts In The Building

When there's a murder to solve, there's only one thing to do....grab your friends and start podcasting! As we finish the spooky season, we finally dive into the happenings at the Arconia with "Only Murders In The Building". Don't worry if you aren't caught up, we won't spoil who done it. Plus we've some fandom news, your feedback, and some housekeeping.

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NEWS

James Gunn, Peter Safran to Lead DC Film, TV and Animation Division

Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special trailer

Doctor Who is moving to Disney+

Book club updates

Gold Standard The Oscars Podcast #62: Driving Miss Daisy

RESOURCES

Only Murders in the Building, Ending Explained - Stop the Generational “Wars”

Top 10 Things You Missed in Only Murders in the Building Season 2

The True Story Behind Only Murders In The Building

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #393: Spirits of Love

We return to the realm that is Studio Ghibli, this time with the film that many consider one of the best of all time, Spirited Away. But don't worry, unlike taking gifts from No-Face, listening to this episode won't leave you indebted and at risk of being eaten. Plus we've got some news and your feedback.

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NEWS

Lexington Comic Con guest announcements: Anson Mount, Sam Raimi, Alan Tudyk, Steve Burns

Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania trailer

The Crown S5 trailer

 

RESOURCES

15 Fascinating Facts About Spirited Away

Shinto Perspectives in Miyazaki's Anime Film "Spirited Away"

Under the Spell of ‘Spirited Away’

Beyond Wonderland: 'Spirited Away' Explores The Significance Of Dreams In The Real World

My Love Letter To Cosplay | Adam Savage

Friday, October 21, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #392: It's Not Easy Being Green

Life can be complicated enough when you are a single, 30-something attorney. It can be even harder when you also happen to be a green 6-foot-7-inch superpowered Hulk. This week we take a look at She-Hulk: Attorney At Law and the introduction of Bruce Banner's quirky cousin, Jennifer Walters. Plus we have news, some housekeeping, and your feedback. 

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NEWS

Robbie Coltrane, actor who played the beloved Hagrid in the Harry Potter films, dies at 72

Angela Lansbury, a beloved star of the screen and stage, has died at 96

Convention updates:

Rachel at Starbase Indy 2022

Rosario Dawson at GalaxyCon Columbus

Gold Standard The Oscars Podcast #61: Rain Man

Gold Standard The Oscars Podcast Patreon exclusive, October 2022: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #391: Ohana Means Family

Time to catch some choice waves as we celebrate 20 years since the release of the Disney animated film 'Lilo & Stitch'. We'll cover Stitch's origins going back almost 40 years and how classic Disney films influenced the film's distinct look. Plus Chrissy is back with her recap of Salt Lake Fan X, and we have news and your feedback. Mahalo to our 'Ohana! 

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NEWS

The 13th Doctor’s final adventure, Power of the Doctor, October 23

NYCC announcements

-The Super Mario Bros Movie trailer 

-Good Omens 2 coming Summer 2023

-Marvel

Temporal Logbook III

DC Terrors Through Time


RESOURCES

Lilo & Stitch is a weird movie | Video essay

How Nani gave up everything for Lilo

Why did Mertle bully Lilo?

The history of Lilo & Stitch

Lilo & Stitch 20 Years Later: How The Disney Film Authentically Captured Hawaiian Culture With Tia Carrere’s Help