Episode 148

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12th May 2022

#148 "I Put On An Ice Pack Before I Do My Stomach Crunches" A Reel Talk On Short Movies, Monologues and Subtitles

This week on The Reel Debaters Micheal, Emily and her Husband and special guest Dan Bond comes on the show to review Moonfall, Moonknight, The Bubble and topics featuring "Short Ass Movies" , Monologues, Subtitles, The Star Wars Kid and going viral and is their too much Star Trek on tv right now?

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- Executive Producer, Editor, Mixer Captain of the USS Debater Micheal Petrow 

- Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Commander Martin Navarro

- Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Lieutenant Commander Jimmy Skinner 

- Co-Host/Co-Producer Pop Culture Officer Mark Cowell 

 -Co-Host/Co-Producer Visual Arts Officer Rob Strachan 

  -Co-Host and Nerd/Geekdom Officer Charles Fernandes 

 -Co-Host and Entertainment Officer Ian Bawa

 -Co-Host and Live Show Moderator Emily Clarke

- Art by Aaron Doel and Micheal Petrow

About Us

Could James Bond be a Chef? Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant? What would Indiana Jones and Lara Crofts wedding look like? Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed? We have the answers if you're curious... Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life Micheal Petrow and Martin Navarro with their best good friends have gone too many sleepless nights while these and more questions like them continue to go unanswered. Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle with a variety of patented and proven formats where we compare, contrast and insult each other with our takes for your listening pleasure. We’ll either insert ourselves into the movie or tv show and see how we fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios and see how they hold water and as a bonus give you access and interviews in the North American Film Industry

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About the Podcast

The Reel Debaters Podcast
Where The "Art" Of Cinema Meets The Power Of Debate
Based in the heartbeat of Canada (Winnipeg, Manitoba) with a booming film industry, The Reel Debaters Podcast is a motley crew of film-obsessed nerds and selected colleagues that sit down each episode and use one of their many patented formats to compare, contrast, and insult each other for your cinematic amusements with situational debates created from their favorite films and shows

Example:
Could James Bond be a Chef?
Should The Ghostbusters have their own restaurant?
What would Indiana Jones and Lara Croft's wedding look like?
Maybe you wanna find out if Conan The Barbarian could teach Sex Ed?

You get the picture.

At The Reel Debaters, we have all your film needs covered, arguing the best releases big and small, and reassessing great films of the past. In between debates, you can also listen to The Reel Talk Sessions where we trade stories, behind-the-scenes knowledge, and thoughts on the world of pop culture AND our bonus content with Special Features, our industry interview series

Welcome to Where The "Art" Of Cinema Meets The Power Of Debate.
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Meet your cast:

Micheal Petrow Film And Entertainment Sales/Executive Producer/Host

Martin Navarro Comedian/Host

Jimmy Skinner Comedian/Host

Rob Strachan Home Theatre Expert/Host

Ian Bawa Filmmaker/Host

Mark Cowell String Bean Comics Co-Owner/Host

Charles Fernandes The Nerdgasm Show/Host

Emily Clark Dodge baller/Host



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Recorded at Sick Bad Panda Studios
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Micheal Petrow

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Alias: Petrow, petro points, Petro

Genres: Sci Fi, Dramedy, Biographical, Horror, Thriller and everything else you can think of.
Tropes: Meet Cutes and a hero’s journey, super hero entrance
Favorite actors: Cate Blanchett, Kate Winslet, Sandra Bullock, Leonardo DiCaprio , Christian Bale and Brad Pitt

Guilty pleasures: The O.C, Cheeseburgers in the movie theater
Must see: I Melt With You, Wristcutters: A love Story, Exit Through The Gift Shop
Best childhood classic: Return to Oz

Favorite directors: Christopher Nolan, David Fincher, Tim Burton and GDT
Worst movie ever: Freddy Got Fingered
Favorite TV show: LOST, Westworld, Severance, Succession, Barry

Top 5 tv show characters: Hank Moody, Don Draper, HOUSE, Elaine Bennes
Best pets from tv: Brian Griffin , Vincent ( LOST )
Movie snacks: Cheeseburgers, Popcorn , Peanut Butter M and M’s

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Emily Clark

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Name: Emily
Genres: horror, sci-fi, musical/ theatrical, comedy
Tropes: having sex means you die

Favourite actors: give me the unknown
Guilty pleasures: reality tv, F1 racing.
Must see: The Menu

Best childhood classic: Now and Then
Favourite directors: Cohen Brothers
Worst movie ever: Matrix Reloaded

Favourite TV show: Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Top 5 tv show characters: Captain Holt, Spike, Emily Gilmore, Winston Bishop, Linda Belcher
Best pets from tv: Dino

Movie snacks: popcorn with salt and vinegar seasoning
Characters I admire: Willow Rosenberg, Andi Anderson, Elle Woods, Steve Harrington, Agent Scully

Best independent movie: primer
Movie crush: Flynn Ryder, Jack Dawson, Johnny Castle
Without movies or tv I would: read more

Martin Navarro

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Charles Fernandes

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Name: Charles “Jedi” Fernandes

Genres: Comedy, Kung Fu, Sci-Fi, Superhero, Horror

Tropes: “Juliet is the sun!” says Romeo. This is a trope.

Favorite actors: Robin Williams, Judy Greer, Sam Rockwell, Christina Ricci

Guilty pleasures: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie and first 3 seasons, Hell’s Kitchen.

Must see: Dumb and Dumber, Old Boy

Best childhood classic: Back to the Future

Favorite directors: David Fincher, Taika Waititi, Steven Spielberg, Mike Judge, Spike Lee

Worst movie ever: Jupiter Ascending

Favorite TV show: It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Rescue Me, Stranger Things

Top 5 tv show characters:
Charlie Kelly/Greenman
Tony Soprano
Connie the Hormone Monstress
Gob Bluth
Larry David

Best pets from tv: ALF, Lassie, Santa’s Little Helper

Movie snacks: Popcorn, Sweet Tarts, Sour Jollyranchers, good ol’ greasy Hot Dog and/or Cheeseburger

Characters I admire: Joey Tribbiani, Marty McFly, Peter Parker, Ace Ventura

Best independent movie: Little Miss Sunshine, Swiss Army Man

Movie crush: Emma Stone Without movies or tv I would: probably be living in a van DOWN BY THE RIVER!