Chin Stroker VS Punter

de Michael J. Parks

Irreverent and Irrelevant Film talk out of England

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Bonus Episode with returning guest Patricia Tallman (Night of the Living Dead, Babylon 5, Star Trek)

por Michael J. Parks

In this bonus ep, Mike is thrilled to have another catch-up with friend of the show Patricia Tallman.

Pat is an actress, stunt performer, writer, events organiser, business owner and bon vivant extraordinaire. Pat and Mike discuss her career including her 45-year friendship with Tom Savini, running a geeky tourism company during a pandemic, conventions, Night of the Living Dead, Babylon 5 and her incredible career (including over 50 episodes of Star Trek and work on Jurassic Park and The Long Kiss Goodnight).

Find out more about Pat’s hangout with Tom Savini (The Maestro starring Tom Savini! June 19th at 10am PDT ONLINE) as well as her other online events HERE and you can buy her book HERE

440: The Keep (1983), The Story of Top of the Pops, The Fourth War, Like Father Like Son, Maniac Cop 2, Star Trek: First Contact, The Wolf of Snow Hollow, Lethal Weapon 2, The Gorgon and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

This week we take a whistle-stop tour of the frankly insanely diverse stuff we have recently watched, including The Keep (1983), The Story of Top of the Pops, The Fourth War, Like Father Like Son, Maniac Cop 2, Star Trek: First Contact, The Wolf of Snow Hollow, Lethal Weapon 2, The Gorgon and MORE

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Bonus Episode with guest Sherilyn Fenn (Twin Peaks)

por Michael J. Parks

Long time listeners will know that here on Chin Stroker VS Punter we are big fans of David Lynch and Mark Frosts Twin Peaks. Central to the show was iconic presence of actress Sherilyn Fenn and we are very lucky to be joined by her for this bonus episode.

Sherilyn is a legendary figure, from early cult classics like The Wraith and Two Moon Junction, to classics like Wild at Heart, Ruby, Of Mice and Men, Boxing Helena, via her bravura
performance in the Elizabeth Taylor story and of course memorable TV turns in Shameless and of course as the iconic Audrey Horne in Twin Peaks.

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439: Maniac Cop, Hardcore Henry, The Night of Shadows, Flatliners, Insert Coin and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

On this weeks episode of Chin Stroker VS Punter we cover:  Insert Coin, The Harmony Game, Blood Relatives, Hardcore Henry, Maniac Cop, Jaws, The Night of Shadows: Between Yin and Yang, Lawrence of Arabia, Flatliners, Love & Monsters, In Search of Darkness 2 (Paul's take), Tarzan: The Man Behind the Legend, Lance,  Chasing the Moon and MORE

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Bonus Episode: A Conversation with Rebel Force Radio's Jimmy Mac

por Michael J. Parks

In this bonus episode Mike from speaks to Jimmy "Mac" McInerney.

 
Jimmy is a Chicago-based podcaster and radio professional. He is the producer and co-host of RebelForce Radio, Star Wars Rebels: Declassified, Star Wars Influences, Star Wars Oxygen, and the owner of ShotGlass Digital. He co-hosted the Star Wars Celebration Anaheim Behind-The-Scenes Stage in 2015, produced the radio dramas Star Wars: Smuggler's Gambit and Star Wars: Smuggler's Bounty, and has contributed to several issues of Star Wars Insider.
 
This interview was originally released as a video as part of the FAN/CREATOR series of videos, podcasts and articles over at http://wearepodsyndicate.com/ where we celebrate the positive face of fandom with conversations with 'fandom creators' who have turned their hobby into works in their own right.
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Find Jimmy's show HERE: http://www.rebelforceradio.com/
 
 

438: Mortal Kombat (2021) Conan The Barbarian, Conan the Destroyer, The Thing, Night of Creeps and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

After last weeks off-topic ep, we clear the decks with a discussion of what we have been consuming recently including: Wandavision (Paul's take), Conan The Barbarian, Conan the Destroyer, The 1980's, The Thing (1982), Mortal Kombat (2021), Night of the Creeps, Cold War in Cinema, Good Night and Good Luck, The Two Escobars, The Best that Never Was, In Search of Darkness 2, Goodnight and Good Luck.

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437: Topic - Cinemas Post-Covid

por Michael J. Parks

This week we decide to return to an older format with a 'topic' ep. We discuss our hopes and expectations about what the post-covid world will mean for the theatrical cinema-going experience.

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436: Nobody, Smokin Aces, The Last Dance, On Moonlight Bay, Watergate and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

On this week's show Mike get's excited about his recent projector purchase, and he an Paul dig into: Nobody, Smokin Aces, The Last Dance, On Moonlight Bay, Bad Boys for Life (Paul's Take), Watergate and MORE

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435: The Snyderverse DC Trilogy, Raya & The Last Dragon, Godzilla VS Kong, Last Blockbuster, The Goldbergs, The Falcon & the Winter Soldier and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

We don't mess about this week as we discuss a tonne of stuff including:

The Snyderverse DC Trilogy, Raya & The Last Dragon, Godzilla VS Kong, Last Blockbuster, The Goldbergs, The Falcon & the Winter Soldier, Invincible, That Thing You Do, Playing With Power The Nintendo Story, Pacific Rim: The Black.

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434: X-Men, X2, Office Space, The A-Team, The Directors, Wonder Woman 84, Man of Steel and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

This week we cover a load of varied stuff we have been watching including: X-Men, X2, Office Space, The A-Team, The Directors, Wonder Woman 84, Man of Steel and MORE

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433: Monster Hunter, The Real Right Stuff, Framing Britney Spears, United We Fan, The Great Escape, Willy's Wonderland, Tremors: Shrieker Island and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

This week we cover: Monster Hunter, The Real Right Stuff, Framing Britney Spears, United We Fan, The Wrecking Crew, Live and Let Die, The Man With the Golden Gun, The Great Escape, Teddy Pendergrass: If You Don't Know Me By Now, Willy's Wonderland and Tremors: Shrieker Island.

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Bonus Episode: A Conversation with Jamie Benning (Filmumentaries)

por Michael J. Parks

Mike from Chin Stroker VS Punter speaks to Jamie Benning, the director, producer and editor of Star Wars Begins, Building Empire, Returning to Jedi, Raiding the Lost Ark and Inside Jaws; documentary repurposings of your favourite blockbusters.This interview is part of the FAN/CREATOR series of videos, podcasts and articles over at http://wearepodsyndicate.com/​ where we celebrate the positive face of fandom with conversations with ‘fandom creators’ who have turned their hobby into works in their own right.

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Should be a new regular ep of CvsP next week (Paul is sick).

432: The Karate Kid trilogy, Queen: The Days of Our Lives, Justice League Dark: Apokolips, Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy and LISTENER QUESTIONS

por Michael J. Parks

Apologies for the rough sound this week's. Paul had a problem with his mic and had to improvise. Should be all good for next time.

We chat about Paul's experience with Crunchyroll, Queen: The Days of Our Lives, Justice League Dark: Apokolips, Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy, The Karate Kid trilogy and get to a load of listener questions.

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431: Watchmen (season 1), Fargo (season 4), Boss Level, Ted Lasso, 3.10 to Yuma, Inside LLewyn Davis, Love and Monsters, Marvel 616, 30 Coins and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

We fly through a metric butt-tonne of stuff we have been watching recently and banter over Watchmen (season 1), Fargo (season 4), Boss Level, Ted Lasso, 3.10 to Yuma, Inside LLewyn Davis, Love and Monsters, Marvel 616, 30 Coins and MORE

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430: Cocoon, The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart, Hammer Horrors, Cocoon The Return, Seven Ages of Elvis, Batman & Robin (Mike's take)

por Michael J. Parks

This week we usher in the new year with a bunch of music documentaries as well as Mike's take on the Cocoon series, some early Hammer Horrors and 1997's Batman and Robin and Paul delves into the world of DC and Marvel's animated adaptations. 

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429: Clash of the Titans, our favourite Xmas movie memories, The Bible: In The Beginning, Rockfield: the Studio on the Farm, Mission Impossible, Spontaneous, The Mandalorian Season 2 and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

It's Christmas Eve so join us for a chat about our favourite Christmas Movie memories as well as discussions around Clash of the Titans, The Bible: In The Beginning, Mandalorian Season 2, Rockfield: the Studio on the Farm, Mission Impossible, Spontaneous and MORE

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428: Greenland, Tenet, Freaky, Zappa, Star Wars and MCU announcements, Final Destination and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

It's classic fare this week as Paul and Mike bantz their way through discussion of: Greenland, Christmas Movies, Zappa, Eat that Question, From Straight to Bizarre, Star Wars and MCU announcements, VHS Revolution, Hollywood: Singing and Dancing, Freaky, Tenet, Animaniacs, Final Destination and MORE

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427: Our Top 15 Film & TV Franchises

por Michael J. Parks

This week we get into a nice meaty topic and discuss our top 15(ish) film and TV franchises. Listen to us talk about a bewildering amount of series and fail at basic mathematics. 

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Bonus Episode: A Conversation with Evan Evagora (Star Trek Picard)

por Michael J. Parks

It was a thrill to hang-out with the very talented and likable Evan Evagora, better know as the sword-wielding Romulan Elnor on Star Trek: Picard. We discuss everything from the casting process, first day at work jitters, working with Jonathan Frakes and Jeri Ryan, to the upcoming season 2 filming and being a new Star Trek icon during a pandemic. 

A video version of this interview will be showing up on the Podsyndicate Youtube Channel soon.

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426: The Friday the 13th series, Truth Seekers, The Go-Go's, Swingers, In Search of Darkness and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

This week Paul laments the UK's return to lockdown (and its potential effect on the release of the new Xbox of course) as well as spirited talk about: The Friday the 13th series, The Go-Go's, Truth Seekers, Bruce Springsteen's Letter to You, In Search of Darkness, Back to the Future trilogy, Swingers, The Mummy (1959)

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425: Thunderball, You Only Live Twice, On Her Majesties Secret Service and Diamonds are Forever, Truman Show, Spider-Man 2002, District 9 & MORE,

por Michael J. Parks

This week Paul regales us with his experiences playing Zelda Breath of Life, and Mike get's into his recent Bond-athon with Thunderball, You Only Live Twice, On Her Majesties Secret Service and Diamonds are Forever. We also chat Spider-Man (2002), District 9, The Truman Show, White Riot and Jamie Benning's Filmumentaries 

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424: 42nd Street, The Hunt For Red October, Tales of the Unexpected and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

Mike and Paul catch up on what they have been watching including: Star Trek The Motion Picture (Mike's take), Long Kiss Goodnight (Paul's take), 42nd Street, IT Chapter 2 (Mike's take), The Hunt For Red October, Sky Arts: Discovering, Tales of the Unexpected, A Wilderness of Error, 

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423: The Fugitive, The Sons of Katie Elder, The Long Kiss Goodnight, Coma, Des, When Worlds Collide, Searching for Sugarman, Star Trek: The Motion Picture, The Girl with all the Gifts and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

This week we catch up on our viewing from the last few weeks including:

The Girl with all the Gifts, The Fugitive, The Sons of Katie Elder, The Long Kiss Goodnight, Coma, Des, When Worlds Collide, Searching for Sugarman, Star Trek: The Motion Picture and Soul America

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422: Bill & Ted Face The Music, Batman: Hush, Undisputed 2, The Blues Brothers, Cloak and Dagger & MORE

por Michael J. Parks

Good long show this week including discussions around: the passing of Chadwick Boseman, Batman: Hush, The Muppets Now, Code 8, Pariah-The Life & Death of Sonny Liston, Cloak and Dagger, Village of the Damned, Undisputed 2, Happy Happy Joy Joy: The Ren and Stimpy Story, Predator 2 (Mike's take), The Blues Brothers, Jack Ryan Shadow Recruit, Bill & Ted Face The Music, Red Dwarf - The First Three Million Years.

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421: Listener questions, High Score, The Batman trailer, DC Fandome Event, Transformers: War For Cybertron, Soylent Green and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

Bit of poutpourri this week as we catch up on some of Paul's recent watches as well as taking some listener questions; Smoke and Mirrors - The Art of Tom Savini, High Score, our top fight scenes, The Batman trailer, DC Fandome Event, our fave westerns, Transformers: War For Cybertron, Soylent Green, our favourite series finales and Paul makes a TERRIBLE CONFESSION.

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Bonus Episode With Guest Donald P. Bellisario

por Michael J. Parks

Long time listeners will know that we are big fans of the work of American producer, screenwriter, show-runner and ubiquitous figure in television for over 40 years Donald P. Bellisario. With a
body of work that includes Kojak, Battlestar Galactica, Quincy ME and creating iconic franchises including Magnum PI, Tales of the Gold Monkey, Airwolf, Quantum Leap, JAG and NCIS amongst
many others, it is an honour to welcome Mr Donald P Bellisario for a chat with Mike about his career.

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Bonus Ep: The Rewatch Project: Agents of SHIELD - Season One Ep One

por Michael J. Parks

Mike (AKA Chinstroker from Chin Stroker VS Punter ) and Hannah (aka Mrs. Chinstroker) introduce the first episode of The Rewatch Project.

In these bonus episodes on the CvsP feed, Hannah and Mike will do full rewatches of their favourite shows including a contextualising introduction, and then an immediate reaction to that week's ep. Reactions will be split into non-spoiler (for those watching along for the first time) and spoiler (where we discuss how the episode fits in to the show's larger mythology).

First up is a favourite of ours, the underrated Marvel's Agents of SHIELD. So watch-along and enjoy, or relive this fun show as we cover all seven seasons.

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420: Star Trek: Lower Decks, The Jack Ryan Movies, The Goldbergs, Community, Atlanta, Agents of SHIELD series finale and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

We fit a lot in this week with reviews and chat about Star Trek: Lower Decks, The Jack Ryan Movies, The Goldbergs, Community, Atlanta, Agents of SHIELD series finale, Split Second, The Great Buster, Razorback, The Battered Bastards of Baseball, and even a little video game talk,

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419: Deep Blue Sea 3, Underwater, They Live, Return of the King, Pearl Jam 20, Three Identical Strangers, Predator

por Michael J. Parks

This week we catch up on our recent viewing including: Deep Blue Sea 3, Underwater, They Live, Return of the King, Pearl Jam 20, Three Identical Strangers, Predator,

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Sh#tstorm 2020: Dispatch from Casa Chinstroker #6 (Bonus Ep)

por Michael J. Parks

Well it looks like #shitstorm 2020 is coming to a middle, so we check in with Mike and Mrs Chinstroker and catch up on the post-lockdown entertainment including:

Disney Gallery, Tom Cruise, Guy Richie, our kids viewing habits, Agents of SHIELD, the films of Tony Scott, we also take some questions.

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418: Chronicles of Riddick, High Fidelity, The Show Must Go On, First Blood 1 & 2 and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

This week we chat about Paul's bargain blu-ray hunting, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Paul's Star Trek movie rewatches, The Chronicles of Riddick, Ant-Man and the Wasp, Captain Marvel, High Fidelity, The Show Must Go On, sporting anime, First Blood 1 & 2 and MORE

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417: Close Encounters, Jaws, Die Hard 4, Alita Battle Angel, Tightrope, Hangar 18 and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

We  debut Paul's fancy new microphone and put it to good use by catching up on some pretty varied recent watches including: When My Father Was Away on Business, Close Encounters, Jaws, Scoob, Tightrope, Hangar 18, Alita Battle Angel, Die Hard 4, Genesis - Together and Apart, Meatloaf - In and Out of Hell and MORE

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Bonus Episode- A Conversation with Mark Frost

por Michael J. Parks

Long time listeners will know that we have made reference to and provided coverage of the influential, surreal mystery series 'Twin Peaks'. We have already done an overview of the show, had Michael J Anderson on to discuss his career and contributions, but this is the biggie: this week Mike sits down for a chat with co-creator of Twin Peaks, Mark Frost.

416: The films of Guy Richie, Gilda, Da 5 Bloods, Evolution, Stargate, Jerry Maguire and MORE

por Michael J. Parks

BIG range of topics covered this week including: Jerry Maguire, Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch, Rock N Rolla, Sherlock Holmes, The Gentlemen, Stargate, Da 5 Bloods, Unstoppable, Gilda, Evolution and MORE

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Bonus Episode: A Conversation with Babylon 5's Mira Furlan (June 2020)

por Michael J. Parks

Listeners will know what big fans we are here at Chin Stroker VS Punter of 90's sci-fi epic Babylon 5. Central to this is the wonderful performance from Croatian actress Mira Furlan. Mira joins Mike for an interview about her career and her incredible life story as well as a lot of Babylon 5 talk.

Mira has also featured in a recurring role in JJ Abram's Lost and Oscar Nominated When My Father Was Away on Business.

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