Marvel

  • Ghost Stories: Pitching an MCU Disney+ Series

    Ant-Man and the Wasp was the Marvel Cinematic Universe at its most vapid. It was a fun chase movie with a few good gags and a lightning fast pace that didn’t delve into its characters to any substantial degree and, apart from a few lines setting up the temporal...
  • Geek Out Weakly 9 – 2021 and the Future of Cinema

    Ben and Aadil chat about the second round of film delays due to the pandemic, and the move of some studios to forego theatres entirely. We discuss how we think that will affect the already tentpole based industry and where it might go from here. The episode rounds out...
  • Geek Out Weakly 8 – WandaVision

    This week Ben and Aadil chat about the first two episodes of the genre-bending new Marvel series WandaVision. We talk about our history with black and white American sitcoms, our thoughts on the series and hopes/theories on what is to come. Our theme song is by captiveportalmusic, used under...
  • Geek Out Weakly 5 – The New Mutants

    Join Ben and Aadil this week as they discuss and dissect Fox’s final X-Men movie The New Mutants. They get into the history of the production, the story, the cast and where they think the budget was spent. They also have ideas of what may have made for a...
  • Geek Out Weakly 2 – Spider-man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Aadil and Ben gush over the wonderful Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse. We discuss the writing, setting, characters, and of course the amazing art and sound design. Geek Out Weakly is recorded live on twitch every Monday at midday GMT. Theme song by captiveportalmusic, under the CC ShareAlike license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/)....
  • The MCU has a Nick Fury Problem

    Nick Fury used to be a man with a purpose. Starting way back with his first brief appearance over a decade ago at the end of Iron Man, Fury’s goal was to bring superheroes together to form the Avengers. 4 years later he succeeded and, well, he’s not done...
  • Adam’s Top 10 of the Decade

    As we say hello to the 2020’s I thought I’d share some of my best moments of the decade. A lot has happened, there’s been plenty of ups and downs but across the things covered by Out of Lives most of it was good. Well, most of what I...
  • Ranking Every MCU Movie (Including Spider-Man: Far From Home)

    With the release of Avengers: Endgame, the first saga of the Marvel Cinematic Universe – ‘The Infinity Saga’ – was completed. But that ending certainly didn’t last long with Spider-Man: Far From Home hitting the big screen just two months later. Far From Home closes out the MCU’s third phase...
  • Ranking Every Marvel Cinematic Universe Movie (Including Avengers Endgame)

    With the recent release of Avengers: Endgame, the first saga of the Marvel Cinematic Universe – ‘The Infinity Saga’ – is complete. 22 films over 11 years is an unprecedented feat, even more so when you consider not one of them is bad. There are certainly bad moments and...