Article

JEAN-LUC PICARD IS BACK!!

Do you seek Jamaharon? Star Trek: The Next Generation was transformational for Patrick Stewart. A classical actor used to thread the boards of the Royal Shakespeare Company, Sir Stewart wasn’t seeing the on-set banter with a good eye until he finally softened a bit and he remains deeply grateful for Read more…

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Article

MARVEL STUDIOS YOUTUBE FESTIVAL

Quite awesome of those guys to plan a marathon of all 20 Marvel Cinematic Universe films soon, all in IMAX movie theatres. Do you know what is quite cool too? Being able to binge watch all of those films… without moving from your sofa, and legally. That’s what the MARVEL STUDIOS Read more…

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Festival

#EDFRINGE2018 – PART 1

“The Edinburgh Festival Fringe (often referred to as simply The Fringe) is the world’s largest arts festival, which in 2017 spanned 25 days and featured 53,232 performances of 3,398 shows in 300 venues. Established in 1947 as an alternative to the Edinburgh International Festival, it takes place annually in Edinburgh, Read more…

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Questionnaire

MILK IN A WINEGLASS QUESTIONNAIRE

At the end of the nineteenth century, when Proust was still in his teens, he answered a questionnaire in an English-language confession album belonging to his friend Antoinette, daughter of future French President Félix Faure, titled “An Album to Record Thoughts, Feelings, etc.” At that time, it was popular among English families to Read more…

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Misc

NOT YOUR FRIENDLY NEIGHBOURHOOD SUPERHEROES!

Quirky Superheroes You Need To Know About Once upon a time, there were “so bad it’s bad” superhero movies, mostly made so the studios could keep the rights purchased from comic book publishers; like The Fantastic 4. In those terrible times, outside of the big two – MARVEL Comics and Detective Read more…

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External

BRAND NEW – OFFICIAL TRAILER – GLASS (2019)

Did you watch M. Night Shyamalan’s SPLIT in 2016? Did you watch UNBREAKABLE 16 years earlier? The trailer for a brand new crossover film named GLASS has been released 4 hours ago, what do you think? I really liked UNBREAKABLE, the right amount of originality with an excellent treatment on the superhero subject, way before Read more…

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Magic

MINDS – Family Reunion

I’ve been thinking long and hard about… what makes a convention unique. It took me some time to get into the convention circuit and it took me some time to decide to mingle with members of the community at large. 1996, Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin’s autobiography fell into my hands. 2012, first Read more…

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Game

DETROIT: BECOME HUMAN 100 % FLOWCHARTS

CHAPTER 01 – CONNOR – THE HOSTAGE CHAPTER 02 – COMING SOON CHAPTER 03 – MARKUS – SHADES OF COLOR CHAPTER 04 – KARA – A NEW HOME CHAPTER 05 – MARKUS – THE PAINTER CHAPTER 06 – CONNOR – PARTNERS CHAPTER 07 – KARA – STORMY NIGHT CHAPTER 08 – MARKUS – Read more…

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Oscars

032.0 – COCO (2017)

 Today, our third episode in Oscars 2018 season, ‘Coco’. Touching on Mexican culture, family, Allo Allo‘s stereotypical French accents and even more unrelated things. New segment, Into the Vault; into Yann’s Vault today, Dead Poets Society. Listen on Apple Podcasts: http://miawg.uk/COCOap You can now vote for our show in the Podcast Awards: Read more…

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Questionnaire

015.1 – RANT #3 & QUESTIONNAIRE #1

Wherein you can find some ranting about bad behaviour in cinemas again and where Elle Watson’s takes the Milk In A Wineglass questionnaire. The best way to support us is on Patreon: http://patreon.goodbadstandardpodcast.com Listen on Apple Podcasts: http://miawg.uk/RANT3QUEST1ap Please take a moment to review our show on iTunes, means a lot: http://miawg.uk/ReviewOurShow Read more…

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Questionnaire

015.2 – MIAWG QUESTIONNAIRE #0

We take the Milk In A Wineglass Questionnaire! (Based on Marcel Proust, Bernard Pivot and James Lipton.) What is your favorite word? What is your least favorite word? What turns you on creatively, spiritually or emotionally? What turns you off? What is your favorite curse word? What sound or noise Read more…

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Review @ 400

Taxi Driver (1976) – Martin Scorsese

“All my life needed was a sense of someplace to go. I don’t believe that one should devote his life to morbid self-attention. I believe that someone should become a person like other people.” In the words of screenwriter Paul Schrader, narrated by Robert de Niro’s Travis Bickle in Martin Read more…

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Review @ 400

The Graduate (1967) – Mike Nichols

‘The Graduate’ (1967) directed by Mike Nichols; boy meets older woman who knows exactly what she wants, then boy falls in love with woman’s daughter who does not have any idea what she wants. This loss of innocence tale has three very distinct chapters focusing on the journey of Benjamin Read more…

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