The first in another magnificent two-parter has the gang sit down after a fairly low key week and remember David Letterman's legacy as he signs off for the final time. The gang swap stories about their memories of late night talk show hosts gone by and look towards the current generation of talk show hosts and the upcoming debut of Stephen Colbert as the new host of the Late Show. Sam talks catching a special screening of his favorite cinematic musical The Blues Brothers and the gang touches on some of their favorite John Landis films. But stay tuned because next week we talk more TV...

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Geek Out Commentary: The Lost World - Jurassic Park

The countdown to Jurassic World continues with Spielberg's sequel to his own blockbuster, Jurassic Park! The prehistoric sequel has taken a fair amount of flak over the years in comparison to its predecessor but the Geek Out gang still dig the flick quite a bit! Listen for behind the scenes info, the many types of Vince Vaughn, and a debate on the somewhat controversial ending in San Diego! Get your safari hat and bongo drums ready, because this is one big high-adventure experience!

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Since the third episode of this show, we've been teasing and building anticipation of the newest Mad Max film, even recording a commentary trilogy in preparation of the film. 42 episodes later, we've all seen Mad Max: Fury Road and, boy, do we have a lot to say about it. Also, we talk about CBS' Supergirl and Legends of Tomorrow which just had their first official trailers released! All this and Chris has seen Pitch Perfect 2! Covering the whole spectrum of pop culture this week, gang.

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Geek Out Commentary: Jurassic Park

The countdown to Jurassic World begins here! Up until the release of Titanic, Jurassic Park was the highest grossing film of ALL TIME at the box office and certainly figured prominently into the gang's childhoods. Listen as Josh recounts watching the film with his too-young little sister in theaters! Listen as Sam geeks out over the first PG-13 film he ever owned! Listen as Chris ponders over the impossible landscape of the T-Rex paddock! Welcome to Jurassic Park!

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After the super-sized fun of last week, the gang takes the opportunity this week go more laidback and relaxed. Chris and Sam talk about catching a special screening of Big Trouble in Little China leading to the gang sharing their favorite John Carpenter films. Jake recalls the first time he ever crossed paths with Sam and their initial efforts to create a podcast. Josh leads the gang in a discussion about recent TV news from the renewal of Agents of SHIELD to the cancellation of Constantine. Lean back and relax with the gang this week, folks.

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Geek Out Commentary: Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome

The countdown to Mad Max: Fury Road ends this week with the gang delving into the finale of the Mad Max trilogy with Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome! This film is often regarded as the black sheep of the franchise but is it really that bad? Listen as the gang decides for themselves! With appearances and music by Tina Turner, pointless fight scenes, a dude with vaulted shoulders, and at least one cool action sequence, this commentary closes out Mad Max...for now...

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In this super-sized special episode, the gang sits down and talks with Richard C. Meyer, a former combat vet that has since made good moonlighting as a comic book creator. The boys talk to him about his latest project, Jawbreakers, a creator-owned book currently on Kickstarter, his influences and mission statement on the new book and about some of comic book career including his Korean War tale, Chosin: Hold the Line. The trio also geeks out with Richard over Avengers: Age of Ultron and some of the shows and movies he's currently been enjoying. From there, Josh rejoins the gang to discuss Age of Ultron, Sam talks his weekend, and Jake recounts his madcap introduction to The Fast and the Furious franchise. Double the fun, this week, folks.

Here's a link to Richard's Kickstarter!

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Geek Out Commentary: Mad Max 2 - The Road Warrior

Far and away considered the pinnacle of the Mad Max franchise, Mad Max 2 (Originally released in the United States as The Road Warrior) is what propelled Mel Gibson into undisputed international superstardom. Listen as the boys delve into one of the greatest action films to come out of the 80s and the one that seems to most inform the upcoming Mad Max: Fury Road. Watch along as Max takes on Lord Humungus and teams up with the boomerang wielding Feral Kid. And listen as they reveal what connection this flick has with James Bond!

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