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So Trevor and Gabbie have cooked up a special treat for you this week. Or maybe they just were too lazy to actually watch any movies, who knows?

Instead of the usual movie and bottom 100 movie format, this week is dedicated to what makes a movie worth watching and what makes us want to claw our eyes out. It's not quite the usual fare, but we think you will enjoy it nonetheless. 

Direct download: Episode_51_-_Talking_About_Movies.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:00am EDT

It's Failing Grade's 50th episode! Trevor and Gabbie needed a gift to celebrate this momentous occasion so they figured they would make a trip to the Chopping Mall. This cheesy 80s horror flick has boobs, killbots and even an appearance from Dick Miller! What more could you want?

After that it's time to for a class in Bottom 100 films. This week we have Dr. Boll's 2005 film Alone in the Dark. It has none of the elements that Chopping Mall had. But it does have a bland story and confusing editing so that's something right?  

Direct download: Episode_50_-_Chopping_Mall.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30pm EDT

It was the best of low-budget sci-fi films, it was the worst of low-budget sci-fi films. That's what is in store for Trevor this week. First up is the very funny and all-around awesome Canadian action sci-fi comedy Dark Rising 2: Summer Strikes Back

But then it's time for the uninspired, poorly made and flat out boring sci-fi film from the IMDB Bottom 100 list, Laserblast. It is much less fun.

So join Trevor as he goes on his epic science fiction journey. May the force (to endure Laserblast) be with you!

Direct download: Episode_49_-_Dark_Rising_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:00am EDT

Sometimes things that seem awesome today don't seem so awesome tomorrow. This week's episode highlights that fact as Gabbie and Trevor talk about one of Gabbie's favorite movies, Soul Survivors. Just how well does this tale of car accidents, ghosts, random cultists and strange visions hold up? If you aren't sure, you can just go back to the start of this paragraph.

Then for #76 on the bottom 100 list, we have a movie from 1991 starring the timeless artist, Vanilla Ice. That's right, it's Cool As Ice. The movie is every bit as terrible and as amazing as you might expect. 

We then close out a show taking a look back at our first 25 bottom 100 movies - which movies did we kinda like, what ones were the most fun and which ones made us want to gouge our eyes out with rusty spoons? Some of the answers may surprise you!

PS - Long time listeners may recall that Trevor already tackled Cool as Ice way back in episode 16. But new listeners may want to check that episode out after this one just to get a full picture of just how bizarre Cool as Ice really is.

Direct download: Episode_48_-_Soul_Survivors.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:00am EDT

We are doing things a little differently this week. Instead of our usual underrated movie and bottom 100 movie format, this week's episode is devoted to an in-depth discussion of FanExpo Canada's 2012 event that took place from August 23rd through 26th.

The discussion includes Reviews on the Run, Lost Girl, Continuum, Frankenweenie, Kate Mulgrew, Norman Reedus, John Barrowman, John Carpenter, Christopher Lloyd, Billy West, some nifty items and a hell of a lot more! 

Direct download: Episode_47_-_FanExpo_2012.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:00am EDT

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