This Week’s MPN Podcast: Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Review; “The Peripheral” and “1899”, overhyped or worth it?

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In this week’s episode News Media Play podcast, hosts Charles Parkman and Charlie Shawley run through lightning-fast reviews of shows they’ve watched. First of all Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special reviewed by John Latcham MPN. Charles shares his thoughts on this, as well as a quick recap of the Marvel Phase 4 series of movies and shows, as this special wraps up the series. He also gives his predictions of what to expect in the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3James Gunn’s final film from Marvel director before devoting himself full-time to directing the DC franchise at Warner Bros.

After that, Charlie updates listeners on his progress on his Amazon Prime series, The Peripheral, as well as Netflix’s new cerebral drama, 1899. The former proved to be a good new sci-fi series, but the latter, according to Charlie, got off to a rocky start.

at checkout Black Panther: Wakanda Forever unsurprisingly, it still took first place over the long Thanksgiving weekend. Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery debuted on a limited number of screens but didn’t create much of a splash. The hosts, who are both big fans of the original, expect it to do well on Netflix when it makes its streaming debut in late December. But a huge force is looming on the box office horizon Avatar: The Way of Water. There’s little doubt it will dominate ticket sales when it finally drops; the question is exactly how much.

Finally, the hosts cover an article reporting that Amazon has ordered a mini-series covering the recent collapse of the FTX cryptocurrency exchange produced by the Russo Brothers. Charlie follows this particular tech sector closely and provides some context for the crash and the tendency for studios to create mini-series about the equally spectacular explosions of tech companies like Uber, WeWork and Theranos.

https://www.mediaplaynews.com/this-weeks-mpn-podcast-guardians-of-the-galaxy-holiday-special-reviews-the-peripheral-and-1899-overhyped-or-worth-it/ This Week’s MPN Podcast: Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Review; “The Peripheral” and “1899”, overhyped or worth it?

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