Ep. 127 – Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes – 30th Aug. 2015

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The game reviews make a triumphant return this week as Shane, Terry and Ben review Gears of War: Ultimate Edition. Does the game hold up well after nine years? They also discuss the 2015 Oscar nominee Foxcatcher.

In the second segment, Shane is joined by the Animazing Jason Mirah to discuss the 2005 film Brick, written and directed by Rian Johnson, and Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes, which Shane has finally played.

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02:46 – Foxcatcher
26:46 – Gears of War: Ultimate Edition
51:14 – Brick
01:07:57 – Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of Hitman: Agent 47, We Are Your Friends, Passion and much more!

Ep. 126 – Southpaw, Irrational Man, Milk – 22nd Aug. 2015

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It’s ‘The Shane & Ben Show‘ this week as the dynamic duo tackle a bunch of great movies. Shane kicks it off with his thoughts on Safety Not Guaranteed, Colin Trevorrow’s directorial debut, before the both of them discuss Woody Allen’s latest, Irrational Man. And in the second segment they visit of Pile of Shame film in 2008’s Milk before closing the show with their feature review of Southpaw with Jake Gyllenhaal and Rachel McAdams.

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02:14 – Safety Not Guaranteed
09:58 – Irrational Man
37:26 – Milk
53:54 – FEATURE REVIEW: Southpaw

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of Foxcatcher and Gears of War: Ultimate Edition.

Ep. 125 – The Man From U.N.C.L.E., The Adjustment Bureau, Magic Duels: Origins – 18th Aug. 2015

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Shane, Ben and Terry bring it hard and fast this week smashing out reviews on Woody Allen’s Melinda & Melinda, Steven Spielberg’s Schindler’s List and Magic Duels: Origins. The boys also discuss the lack of local cooperative play in Halo 5: Guardians. And to wrap it up, they revisit 2011’s The Adjustment Bureau and review this week’s feature film: The Man From U.N.C.L.E.

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02:00 – Melinda & Melinda
06:35 – Schindler’s List
20:50 – Magic Duels: Origins
24:11 – Awesome Headlines
37:15 – The Adjustment Bureau
50:44 – FEATURED REVIEW: The Man From U.N.C.L.E.

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of

Batman: Arkham Knight SPOILER-CAST

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With Batman: Arkham Knight being out for more than six weeks now, Shane, Jason M and Luke took the opportunity to give their final thoughts on the game and discuss all the spoiler-ific story elements of Rocksteady’s final chapter in the trilogy. You’ve been warned; SPOILERS AHEAD!

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01:23 – Final Review Discussion (SPOILER-FREE)
11:27 – Spoiler Talk on the story (SPOILER-FULL)

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of The Man from U.N.C.L.E., The Adjustment Bureau, This War Of Mine and much more!

Ep. 124 – Fantastic 4, Gamescom 2015, Halo Wars 2 – 8th Aug. 2015

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The action continues this week as Shane, Ben, Terry and Jason M review the rebooted Fantastic 4, starring fan favourite Miles Teller. They also revisit Mission Impossible III and talk about all the big reveals from Gamescom 2015, before wrapping it up with another series of Survival of The Nerdiest and VS!

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02:36 – Mission Impossible III
15:12 – Gamescom 2015
38:43 – FEATURED REVIEW: Fantastic 4
01:04:04 – Survival of The Nerdiest
01:23:19 – VS.

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of The Man from U.N.C.L.E., Trainwreck and much more!

Ep. 123 – Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, Magicka 2, Self/Less – 2nd Aug. 2015

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Join us for another fun episode as Shane, Terry and Ben get their action-hats on! In the first segment they review Ryan Reynolds in the sci-fi dramatic mystery Self/Less and they also discuss the action-RPG Magicka 2. And in the second segment they review Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation before Shane wraps things up with his thoughts on Chris Evans’ directorial debut Before We Go.

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01:46 – Self/Less
28:42 – Magicka 2
38:45 – FEATURED REVIEW: Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation
01:05:57 – Before We Go

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of Fantastic 4, Schindler’s List, Melinda & Melinda and Anything Else, plus our discussion on all of the news out of Gamescom 2015.

Ep. 122 – Mr. Holmes, Don Jon, Paper Towns – 27th Jul. 2015

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It’s another FILM-tastic episode as Shane, Ben and Terry review a bunch of movies this week. Things kick off with the latest romantic mystery drama Paper Towns, then Shane and Terry discuss watching Joseph Gordon-Levitt play a pro addict in Don Jon. Shane also reviews Woody Allen’s Match Point and the guys wrap things up with their review of Ian McKellan in Mr. Holmes.

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02:12 – Paper Towns
14:56 – Don Jon
22:54 – Awesome Headlines
27:45 – Match Point
36:27 – FEATURE REVIEW: Mr. Holmes

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, Self/Less, Magicka 2, The Adjustment Bureau and This War of Mine.

Ep. 121 – Ant-Man, Magic Mike XXL, Children of Men – 19th Jul. 2015

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It’s an episode of wildly different films this week! Shane, Jason and Ben kick things off with their review of 2006’s phenomenal Children of Men and Woody Allen’s Scoop, starring Scarlett Johansson and Hugh Jackman. And in the second segment, Shane does his best to defend Magic Mike XXL against some strong preconceptions before the guys wrap it up with their review of Marvel’s Ant-Man; it might not be as positive as you think.

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02:49 – Children of Men
22:03 – Scoop
28:05 – Awesome Headlines
34:23 – Magic Mike XXL
48:52 – FEATURE REVIEW: Ant-Man

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of Mr. Holmes, Paper Towns, Match Point, The Adjustment Bureau and Foxcatcher.

Ep. 120 – Ex Machina, Inside Out, Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade – 11th Jul. 2015

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Movies dominate The Rundown this week as Shane, Ben and Terry review nothing but films! Terry catches us up on his thoughts on Pixar’s Inside Out. Shane watches the next Woody Allen film on his list and os gives his review of 2007’s Cassandra’s Dream. He has also finally watched all of the Indy films and so the guys discuss Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade.
And then they wrap it all up with their review of Alex Garland’s sic-fi dramatic thriller Ex Machina, starring Domhnall Gleeson and Oscar Isaac.

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02:35 – Inside Out
08:49 – Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade
16:26 – Cassandra’s Dream
24:08 – Awesome Headlines
35:32 – FEATURE REVIEW: Ex Machina

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of Marvel’s Ant-Man, Paper Towns, Children of Men, Scoop and Match Point.

Ep. 119 – Terminator: Genisys, The Elder Scrolls Online, A Most Violent Year – 7th Jul. 2015

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Shane, Jason H, Ben and Terry are reunited around the mics once more to review Terminator: Genisys, the latest film in the iconic blockbuster franchise. Jason tells tale of his adventures from Tamriel in The Elder Scrolls Online, the guys also check out J.C. Chandor’s 2014 film A Most Violent Year and they wrap it all up with some Survival of The Nerdiest and VS.

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01:55 – A Most Violent Year
17:44 – Terminator Genisys
38:36 – The Elder Scrolls Online
55:05 – Survival of The Nerdiest
01:11:03 – VS.

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of the new sci-fi film Ex Machina, Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade, Woody Allen’s Cassandra’s Dream and Scoop.