Episode 37 – ‘Ant-Man’ vs. the Marvel Movie Menace

It’s official: Ant-Man isn’t a gigantic failure! With tangents and drunken ramblings abound, The Cinematic Tangent breaks down Paul Rudd’s brave foray into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But will the shadow of Disney smush the clever satire at the heart of this comic book epic? Can Rudd’s charms break through the layer of Avengers 3 ads that seem to stifle everything? Tune-in to find out!

Episode 34 – The Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase 2

The Cinematic Tangent breaks down Avengers: Age of Ultron and the second wave of the Marvel Cinematic Universe… while mostly sober this time.

Episode 18 – ‘Guardians’, ‘Apes’, and Aesthetics

I am Groot! The Cinematic Tangent agrees, Guardians of the Galaxy is the greatest Marvel Studios film to date. Plus, how the hell did Dawn of the Planet of the Apes end up being so fantastic? There’s also some talk about film philosophy and aesthetics – what happened to the movie magic we experienced when we were kids?

Episode 14 – ‘Captain America 2’, ‘Avengers 2’, and Marvel’s Round 2

Brad and Chad talk Captain America: The Winter Soldier, comic book films, and superhero movies in general. Brad feels vindicated when he learns that his co-host may have finally had enough of the Marvel movie formula. Is Avengers 2 destined to be average? Will Guardians of the Galaxy be out of this world? Tune-in and let’s discuss the future of the comic book movie.

Episode 3 – ‘Thor: The Dark World’

Thor: The Dark World. Comic Movies, Fox’s own Avengers universe, and why does Brad hate the Lord of the Rings so much?