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SoS Spotlight Ep 01: Christy Carlson Romano | PODCAST

PODCAST | Each week we'll spotlight one of our tremendous celebrity guests in a stand alone video and podcast. We'll also dig into the vault to bring you interviews with folks who haven't yet been on the show! This week: KIm Possible's Christy Carlson Romano Click here to check out our new sponsor: Jolly Jane Kickstarter! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/bigcity/jolly-jane-1-created-by-russ-rollins-and-jeff-kauf?ref=1oyegt   Click here to check out our new sponsor: Jolly Jane Kickstarter! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/bigcity/jolly-jane-1-created-by-russ-rollins-and-jeff-kauf?ref=1oyegt Download our Podcast: iTunes iHeart Radio Soundcloud Spreaker Stitcher Google [...]

September 24th, 2018|

Ep 136 Captain Marvel Trailer Truth or Trash, Fall DC Preview, Christy Romano Interview

PODCAST | Is the Captain Marvel Trailer: Truth or Trash? We give you OUR take on the explosive new entry to the Marvel Universe. (Did she just punch an old lady??) PLUS: Who's the most powerful hero in the DC Universe? We pit the CW shows against each other (Legends too) in a series of contests to determine a winnah as we preview the Fall DC lineup AND: We welcome Christy Carlson Romano on to talk growing up a child [...]

September 21st, 2018|

Ep 135: Quesada vs Comicsgate, Iron Fist Season 2

PODCAST | #Comicsgate heats up as Marvel E-I-C Joe Quesada engages directly with the fans on Twitter. Did his intervention pay off? PLUS: Iron Fist Season 2 Is Here! We break down the new season 2 with its Emmy-nominated composer Robert Lydecker and explore how he got into working on TV shows, Films and Video Games like Designated Survivor, Avengers Age of Ultron and More! FINALLY: Henry Cavill is OUT as Superman as we go spinning the racks! Segment 1 [...]

September 13th, 2018|

Ep 134: Captain Marvel & Comicsgate Break The Internet

PODCAST | Captain Marvelous? Brie Larson gives fans a taste of the new Marvel movie in the new issue of Entertainment Weekly, but where’s the trailer? PLUS: #Comicsgate reaches a fever pitch and AlternaComics makes a NIKE-esque decision. Is the Indy-Publisher sunk or is this over-reaction theater? FINALLY: We welcome Sequart’s Rich Handley in our “Sire Spotlight” Segment 1 Michael and Hassan begin tonight’s show by reacting to the developments in comics over the Labor Day weekend. They evaluate the [...]

September 7th, 2018|

Ep 133: The Top Cartoons, Movies, TV Shows We Want To Reboot … and De-Boot!

PODCAST | With reboots being all the rage these days we give you our “Properties We Need Rebooted” vs “Those That Should Be De-Booted“ We dive into the Amazing Disgrace: A 'Spider-Man' Comic Features Reference to Anti-Mormon Book... PLUS: Guardians 3 Suspended Indefinitely – What's the Future Of This Marvel Franchise... AND: We welcome Charon Comics’ Fred Packard and Joshua Valliere to close out our “Summer Spotlight” Segment 1: Recent Spiderman comic contains anti mormon symbol, Should a symbol like [...]

August 31st, 2018|

Ep 132: BLADE: A Retro-Review with Comics Legend Paul Levitz

PODCAST | Twenty years ago this week BLADE hit theaters and changed EVERYTHING for comic book movies. We take a look back at the groundbreaking film and answer the questsion: Does it still hold up after all these years? PLUS: Industry legend Paul Levitz joins us IN STUDIO to chat about Blade, his 30 year career and latest graphic novel “Brooklyn Blood” Segment 1: The crew start out discussing Blade, What were the expectations for Blade?, Gene Colan and Neal [...]

August 23rd, 2018|

SoS Ep 131: Avengers: Infinity War Blu-Ray Discoveries, Source Point Press

PODCAST | We review the Avengers: Infinity War Blu Ray: Everything we learned the second time around and everything we know about Avengers 4 so far! And who was the badder villain: Thanos or Heath Ledger's Joker? PLUS: We welcome Source Point Press’ Kasey Pierce as she talks about the new her sci-fi book “Norah.” Segment 1:   Michael and his co-host, Hassan is going to take about Avengers 4: Infinity War Blu Ray. Micahel and Hassan is talking about Avengers [...]

August 17th, 2018|

SoS 130: Mission Impossible: Fallout vs the Marvel Universe, Vault Comics Spotlight

We debate: Mission Impossible: Fallout vs the top Superhero Franchises in theaters today! Who comes out on top? And is Ethan Hunt just #Batman without a costume? PLUS: We welcome Adrian Wassel, E-I-C of Vault Comics onto the show to talk about their exciting new comics as part of our Summer Comics Spotlight! Segment 1: Michael and Hassan discuss movies coming out, Michael shares his thoughts after seeing Mission Impossible: Fallout, Is Mission Impossible a superhero movie franchise or an [...]

August 9th, 2018|

SoS 129: Venom Trailer Takes A Bite Out of Critics, Marvel/Fox Wishlist

It’s official! Disney and Fox have agreed to the merger which means X-Men andFantastic Four are coming home! Where does this leave X-Men: Dark Phoenix, X-Force, Legion and what can fans look forward to? PLUS: We review the new Venom trailer. Will the Movie Be Vicious Or Vile? Darren Sanchez from Marvel Comics is in studio as Michael’s guest co-host! This week, Michael welcomes a guest co-host, Darren Sanchez! Segment 1: Michael explains Hassan’s absence, The guys talk Venom trailer, Tom Hardy’s acting style, Will Venom surprise people with how good it is?, Darren breaks down [...]

August 3rd, 2018|

SoS Ep 128: SDCC 2018 – Did DC Win The Weekend?

It’s our post-ComicCon Recap! Aquaman! Glass! Shazam! Wonder Woman! Which trailer had you buzzing? Which panel stole the show? Which celeb appearance left you breathless? Hear our FIRST HAND account of the show (including closing the bar with Aleks Paunovic of Van Helsing!) PLUS: James Gunn Firing: Was it justified amd where does that leave Guardians of the Galaxy 3? Segment 1: Michael’s first hand account about his comic con trip, Michael shares his experience navigating comic con and the [...]

July 26th, 2018|

SoS Ep 127: The She-Ra Controversy Explained, SDCC 2018 & Jose Holder

PODCAST | The She-Ra Controversy: Is this Thundercats all over again? PLUS: SDCC Preview Special! What’s the most controversial panel this weekend? And we welcome Filmmaker and artist Jose Holder to talk Netflix, Assassin’s Creed and Red Ruby. Segment #1: Michael and Hassan talk about the new graphics and they preview the show’s topics of San Diego Comic Con and this week’s host Jose Holder. Michael leads into the She-Ra controversy, in the upcoming Netflix remake.  They poke a lot [...]

July 20th, 2018|

SoS Ep 126: Ant-Man & Wasp Review and Dynamite Comics’ Joe Rybandt

PODCAST | Our Ant-Man & Wasp Review with stunt driver Leesha Davis. She gives us her first hand account of working on the latest Marvel hit and her near death experience as a stunt woman! PLUS: Dynamite Entertainment’s Joseph Rybandt shares the SDCC exclusives as we begin our countdown to the MECCA of ComicCons! Segment #1: Michael opens the show previewing this week’s discussion focusing on Ant-man and the Wasp. They open the discussion with the vast majority of fans [...]

July 13th, 2018|

SoS 125: Westworld and Luke Cage Season 2 Reviews

PODCAST | Westworld and Luke Cage Season 2 Reviews and the Top 10 Marvel Netflix Moments All Time! PLUS: We answer your burning Westworld finale questions including “What the heck just happened?” and “What the heck am I watching?” Segment #1: Hassan starts off the show by giving his take on people stretching a plot line. With many superhero movies today the plotline is so vague, and you cant tell stories that way.  The guys then go on to discuss [...]

June 29th, 2018|

SoS Ep 124: Chris Hardwick Fallout, X-Men Retro Review

PODCAST | Him too? We discuss the fallout from the Chris Hardwick allegations and break down what’s next for the Talking Dead celeb and MeToo movement in Pop Culture. PLUS: We welcome the hosts of the ‘Oh Sith’ podcast on for a Retro Review of the first X-Men Franchise: Does it still hold up after all these years? Segment #1: Michael and Hassan start off the show by informing the audience about who Chris Hardwick is and the details of [...]

June 22nd, 2018|

SoS Ep 123: Predictions For Ant-Man, Venom & Aquaman In 5 Words Or Less

PODCAST | We predict the second half of 2018 Comic Book Films in 5 Words or less including Aquaman, Venom and Ant-Man! PLUS: Aquaman director thinks his film is ‘Extraordinary’, don’t count on that Disney/Fox Merger just yet and we welcome Legion M – the world’s first ever FAN owned entertainment company! Segment 1: Michael starts off the show by introducing their new sponsor. Michael gives breaking news regarding the director of Aquaman claiming that the movie will be a [...]

June 14th, 2018|

SoS Ep 122: 2018 Comic Book Movie Mid-Year Report Cards

 PODCAST | Black Panther or Infinity War? Deadpool or SOLO? We grade the 2018 Comic Book Films to date as our fans share THEIR first half report cards during the live feed. PLUS: Who’s to blame for the SOLO bomb? Kelly Marie Tran leaves social media and artist Dan Leister talks Metal Ice Cream! Segment 1: Michael and Hassan talk about Solo: A Star Wars Story losing more than $50,000,000 at the box office, Is Solo bombing a chink [...]

June 7th, 2018|

SoS Ep 121: Is Solo Just So-So?

PODCAST | SOLO races into theaters and reviews say GOOD not GREAT. Is this a problem for Disney Star Wars? We give you OUR take on the film and the future of the franchise. Segment 1: Michael and Hassan begin this segment by giving a spoiler-filled review of Solo. Hassan feels that the Disney anthology movies, or one-offs, are more genuine than the episodic movies because they manage to capture the zeitgeist of Stars Wars, whereas the episodic movies do [...]

June 1st, 2018|

SoS Ep 120: Deadpool 2 Review, Camoes & Easter Eggs with Dirk Manning

PODCAST | Did Deadpool 2 live up to the hype? We give you our review of the 'Merc with a Mouth’ and let you in on any cameos and Easter Eggs you may have missed! PLUS: We welcome master comics networker Dirk Manning to the show to talk Deadpool, the ComicCon bubble, indie comics and Kickstarter! Segment 1:   Michael and Hassan begin by giving a spoiler-filled review of Deadpool 2. Hassan enjoyed Deadpool 2, but doesn’t know if he’ll [...]

May 25th, 2018|

SoS Ep 119: Talking ComicsGate, Deadpool 2 & Comic Book School​ with Buddy Scalera​ – Oh My!

We preview Deadpool 2 with former Deadpool writer Buddy Scalera and discuss his popular panel and online series Comic Book School. Oh and we discuss a little something called #ComicsGate... it was nice knowing you! Segment 1: Michael and Hassan discuss big movies that released in 2018, Summary of comics gate and discuss the controversy and scandal surrounding it, Critics reception of Deadpool 1 and 2, Discussion about the harassment of female creators in the comics industry, “Social media is [...]

May 18th, 2018|

SoS Deadpool 2 Podcast Special Featuring Co-Creator Fabian Nicieza

Deadpool 2 is hitting theaters May 18th and we've got your insider info covered as we interview co-creator Fabian Nicieza. What storylines will they pull from for the film? What about Josh Brolin's role as Cable? And is Deadpool simply a Deathstroke knock-off? Fabian dishes on all! Download our Podcast: iTunes iHeart Radio Soundcloud Spreaker Stitcher Google Play Or check out the show any podcasting app for your iOS or Android phone. Just search "Secrets of the Sire" or "Host [...]

May 11th, 2018|

SoS Ep 118: Avengers Infinity War – History or Hype

Did Avengers Infinity War live up to the hype? And whose fantasy death team scored the most W’s? We give you our review of the biggest Marvel movie in history!   Segment 1: Michael and Hassan reveal their takes on Avengers: Infinity War, Death of Spiderman and Black Panther, Reaction from noncom book fans, How does Infinity War compare to other Marvel movies, Was Infinity War action heavy rather than story heavy?, Michael:“It’s a simple movie”, How Infinity War is [...]

May 4th, 2018|

SoS Ep 117: Avengers Infinity War Death Fantasy Draft

5 podcasters...39 Avengers Characters... 1 of the biggest movie events of all time ...as many deaths as we can draft in one hour! Who lives? Who dies? We give you OUR take in our Avengers Infinity War FANTASY DEATH DRAFT with special guests Derek Becker from Comic Pros and Cons, Bevin from Adultish and Casey Stroz from Bad Coyote Funky. Pick the most deaths in the new film and your team wins. Join us won't you? Segment 1: Michael Hassan [...]

April 27th, 2018|

SoS Ep 116: Marvel Infinity War Predictions Sure To Go WRONG!

To Infinity War and Beyond! We give you FACTS (guesswork) and KEEN INSIGHT (we know nothing) and SPOILERS (we read the comic) into Marvel's biggest release to date. Join us for our Marvel Infinity War Predictions sure to go WRONG! Segment 1: 2 week Infinity War Extravaganza will feature Infinity War predictions – Fan predictions- Fantasy death pool, Fan shout outs, Hassan condemns the concept of predicting, What are the Burning questions about Infinity War?, Who will die in the [...]

April 20th, 2018|

SoS Ep 115: True Blood’s Kristina Anapau Talks ‘Kuleana’ , SOLO Trailer Review

True Blood’s Kristina Anapau returns to talk about her new movie ‘KULEANA’ PLUS: Did the new SOLO Trailer just save Star Wars? “I’ve got a great feeling about this...” Segment 1: Star Wars Solo Trailer, Rogue 1, Kristina Anapau from True Blood, Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover, The Last Jedi, Is such a great trailer setting up for a let down of a movie?, Hassan: “Last Jedi is just not a good film, it’s not a good story. I don’t think [...]

April 12th, 2018|

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