Tag: movies

August 13, 2012 No comments exist

Mike is back this week for episode 72 of SSWL and not only does he have some sexy news right at the top of the show, but he also has a stunning revelation of who he really is. After that? A little more Brodie/Quint style shenanigans and then we actually get down to brass tax (What the fuck does that even mean?). Here is what we covered on this week’s show:

MOVIES
News – Joss Whedon coming back to write and direct Avengers 2
Trailer – Zero Dark Thirty
Trailer – Trouble With The Curve
Trailer – Liberal Arts
Trailer – This is 40

FLIX WE PIX
Bryce – Heartbreakers
Mike – Family Guy

TECH
Review – Slices for Twitter

VIDEO GAMES
News – Metal Gear Solid HD Collection goes downloadable piece by piece at the end of August
News – A little talk about Netflix for kids
News – Impossible Games rises from the ashes of 38 Studios closure
News – Jet Set Radio comes back in September for 10 bucks
News – If you missed Double Fine Adventure on Kickstarter, you can still pre-order it  and get some of the perks
Trailer – GRID 2 (official announcement)

August 7, 2012 No comments exist

In this week’s episode of SSWL, Mike leaves us to join a Divinyls cover band. Meanwhile, back at SSWL HQ Bryce and Rick are trying to solve the mystery of Clue…who did it and with what weapon? But after hours of drinks and hassling the sketch artist to make a caricature of us on dune buggies, we decided to record an episode. Here is what we covered:

MOVIES
News – Jimmy Fallon might host Oscars?!
Trailer – The Day
Trailer – Paranormal Activity 4

TECH
Review – Apple new OS X Mountain Lion

FLIX WE PIX
Bryce – Chasing Amy
Rick – 30 for 30: Four Days in October

VIDEO GAMES
News – WWE 13 not coming to handhelds or PC
News – Payday: The Heist DLC hitting next week
News – Grand Theft Auto 5 viral marketing kicks off
Trailer – Race Driver/Grid franchises coming back. . .together (mike is very excite)
Trailer – Need For Speed: Most Wanted

 

August 1, 2012 No comments exist

Here it is, a groove slightly transformed…well, not really. But it is another week and that means a new rant filled ramble-fest of a show that we like to call Some Shit We Like. Here is what we covered in episode 70:

MOVIES
Trailer – Silent Hill: Revelation 3D
Short Film – Dirty Laundry
News – A new Friday is in development and everyone is coming back…AND YOU KNOW THIS, MAN

FLIX WE PIX
Bryce – Born To Controversy: The Roddy Piper Story
Rick – Captain America: The First Avenger
Mike – The Karate Kid and The Bad News Bears (Original now on Netflix)

VIDEO GAMES
News – Grand Theft Auto III out on the PSN as a PS2 classic this week for $10
News – Sleeping Dogs developer walkthrough and dig deeper with Giantbomb.com’s quick look
News – Hideo Kojima to showcase Fox Engine on Aug. 30th.
News – Gaming documentary Critical Path looks very interesting and here’s the trailer

 

July 24, 2012 No comments exist

This week on SSWL we are once again joined by Ryan O’Leary to review The Dark Knight Rises and while that happens Mike and Bryce tag out so as not to have it spoiled for them. Aside from that, we have our usual chatter about the things that caught our interest this week. Here is what went down on episode 69 of Some Shit We Like:

MOVIES
Trailer – The Man of Steel
Review – The Dark Knight Rises

FLIX WE PIX
Bryce – Breaking Bad
Rick – The Faculty
Mike – Scary Movie

VIDEO GAMES
News – Rock Band Blitz release date, price tag, and track list
News – Nintendo offering extra coins for digital purchase of New Super Mario Bros. 2
News – Need for Speed: Most Wanted limited edition and pre-order bonuses detailed
News – Silent Hill getting haunted maze treatment at Universal Studios this year
Demo Talk – Quantum Conundrum
Early Impressions – Resistance: Burning Skies

July 9, 2012 No comments exist

This week not only do we have our regular ass craziness, but we also have some special guests. We are joined by Ryan O’Leary and Craig Kelly to review The Amazing Spider-Man as well as talk about Ryan’s project The Backseat. If you would like to help us support Ryan and his project please donate to his Kickstarter. For $1 you get access to behind the scenes video blogs during the production of the film. . .ONE buck! You can’t beat that. Here is everything else we covered:

 

MOVIES
Trailer – RoboCop (viral marketing video)
Review – Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
Review – Ted
Review – The Amazing Spider-Man

TECH
News – Samsung Galaxy S III exploding. . .not quite

FLIX WE PIX
Mike – RoboCop
Rick – Transformers: Dark of the Moon

VIDEO GAMES
News – Sony buys cloud gaming service Gaikai
News – LittleBigPlanet Karting beta details
News – Activision has it’s own Walking Dead games coming
News – Telltale Games The Walking Dead getting box product and a second season
Back-log Review – Midnight Club Los Angeles: Complete Edition