Nerds Before Birds

Nerds Before Birds

Each week 3 nerds review, rank, discuss (fight) over all things film and pop culture. Does it SOAR like an Eagle or is it simply Flipping the Bird!... Show More

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This week on the show we are taking a look at the Netflix film, Code 8. We're also very excited to welcome screenwriter Chris Pare to the show, who chats with Dean and Jason about his experience working on Code 8. Code 8 stars Robbie Amell, Stephen Amell, Sung Kand and Kari Matchett. For more Nerds Before Birds visit: nerdsbeforebirds.com Got questions or a story for the Nerds! We'll answer on our next Birdsnest Podca...
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May 23, 2020 89 min
This week on the show we are taking a look at The Gentlemen. Guy Ritchie the director of Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch and RocknRolla, is back to form with brilliant alliteration, constant poetic expletives, crazy mayhem and cockney accents. Sure it’s full of constant exposition but it is brilliant exposition. The Gentlemen stars Matthew McConaughey, Charlie Hunnam, Michelle Dockery, Jeremy Strong, Lyne Renee, Colin...
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May 16, 2020 69 min
This week on the show we take a look at the new Netflix, film directed by Sam Hargrave, Extraction starring Chris Hemsworth. We also breakdown how some of the action was filmed and continue our trend of mispronouncing names. Extraction is written by Joe Russo and stars Chris Hemsworth, Golshifteh Farahani, Rudhraksh Jaiswal, Randeep Hooda, Neha Mahajan, Pankaj Tripathi, Sam Hargrave and David Harbour. For more Nerds Before Bird...
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May 9, 2020 112 min
This week on the show we take a look at the new film, from Pixar, Onward directed by Dan Scanlan. We also discuss if cars have souls and whether or not Pixar hate their audience. We are also joined by Tim Andrews the accomplished animator and creator of the animated series Nurry Brothers Adventure World. For more info on Nurry Bros check out the links below: www.nurrybros.com facebook.com/nurrybros/ Onward stars Tom Holland, ...
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May 2, 2020 90 min
This week on the show we take a look a the new Vin Diesel super hero action romp that is Bloodshot that is supposed to kick start the valiant cinematic universe. Will it soar like an eagle or simply flip the bird? Bloodshot stars Vin Diesel, Eiza González, Sam Heughan, Toby Kebbell, Tallulah Riley, Lamourne Morris and Guy Pearce. For more Nerds Before Birds visit: nerdsbeforebirds.com/ Got questions or a story for the Nerds! W...
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April 24, 2020 83 min
In this episode, to celebrate Anzac day, we take a look at the 2019 Film Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan directed by Kriv Stenders. We discuss how close to reality this retelling is as well as which Australian actor appeared on which Aussie soap opera in their younger years. Danger Close stars Travis Fimmel, Daniel Webber, Richard Roxburgh, Nicholas Hamilton, Matt Doran and Anthony Hayes. For more Nerds Before Birds visit:...
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April 18, 2020 86 min
In this episode of the show we take a look at Jumanji: The Next Level directed by Jake Kasdan. We talk about the opportunities for a sequel and what might happen next. We also discuss Danny DeVito’s likelihood of ending up in jail after the credits roll. Jumanji: The Next Level stars Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillian, Jack Black, Danny DeVito, Danny Glover, Awkwafina, Nick Jonas, Colin Hanks and Rory MaCann. For more Ner...
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April 11, 2020 81 min
This week on the show we talk all about the Oscar Nominated film Jojo Rabbit directed by Taika Waititi and starring Roman Griffith Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell, Rebel Wilson, Alfie Allen and Stephen Merchant. We also accost you dear listener with our own terrible German accents. You are welcome. For more Nerds Before Birds visit: nerdsbeforebirds.com/ Got questions or a story for the Nerds! We'l...
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April 4, 2020 68 min
This week on the show we take a look at the newest film by Rian Johnson, Knives Out. Knives Out stars Daniel Craig, Chirs Evans, Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Cutris, Michael Shannon, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, LaKeith Stanfield, Christopher Plummer, Jaeden Martell and Katherine Langford. For more Nerds Before Birds visit: nerdsbeforebirds.com/ Got questions or a story for the Nerds! We'll answer on our next Birdsnest Podcast.
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March 21, 2020 66 min
This week we take a look at, the 5th film collaboration between Peter Berg and Mark Wahlberg, the new Netflix film Spenser Confidential. Spenser Confidential stars Mark Wahlberg, Winston Duke, Alan Arkin, Illiza Shlesinger, Bokeem Woodbine and Michael Gaston. For more Nerds Before Birds visit: nerdsbeforebirds.com/ Got questions or a story for the Nerds! We'll answer on our next Birdsnest Podcast.
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March 14, 2020 93 min
This week on the show to celebrate the release of Part 2 we take a look at the original film, where a family is terrorised by giant alien ear monsters..... shhh don't make a sound it's "A Quiet Place". We discuss the noises that would get us killed in this post apocalyptic landscape and how shopping for toilet paper in Australia at the moment is probably more deadly. A Quiet Place stars John Krasinski, Emily Blun...
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March 7, 2020 85 min
In honor of the new Pokemon movie on Netflix Pokemon: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution, the Nerds look at another great Pokemon movie where Mewtwo did some damage, Detective Pikachu. Will it soar like a Zapdos of will it flip the bird like Team Rocket? Tune in a find out. Side note, how good is Bulbasaur.
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February 29, 2020 97 min
This week on the show we are talking about the Oscar winning best film Parasite. If you are new to the show welcome. Those that are regular listeners we apologise for the delay of this episode but unfortunately the delay was due to… well a parasite. Dean also exposes his underlying prejudice against subtitles making it impossible for him to view a film. Parasite is directed by Bong Joon Ho and stars Kang-ho Song, Sun-kyun Lee, Ye...
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February 15, 2020 74 min
In episode 86 of the show we take a look at the new film Birds of Prey and the fantabulous emancipation of One Harley Quinn or Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey as it is now known. We discuss whether the poor box office is a reflection of the poor quality of the film? Birds of Prey stars Margot Robbie, Rosie Perez, Mary Elizabeth Windstead, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Ewan McGregor, Ella Jay Basco, Chris Messina, Ali Wong and David Ury. For m...
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February 8, 2020 89 min
To celebrate the release of Birds of Prey the Nerds catch up on a movie that you all thought we missed. Well firstly thats rude, how dare you. Secondly we are doing it so relax. This week, its the Joker! For more Nerds Before Birds visit: nerdsbeforebirds.com/ Got questions or a story for the Nerds! We'll answer on our next Birdsnest Podcast.
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February 1, 2020 74 min
This week on the show we take a look at the newest film by Michael Bay 6 Underground starring Ryan Reynolds. Is this the worst Michael Bay movie or is it the best? We also discuss the hearing and seeing impairment of the goons in the film For more Nerds Before Birds visit: nerdsbeforebirds.com/ Got questions or a story for the Nerds! We'll answer on our next Birdsnest Podcast.
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January 25, 2020 89 min
This week on the show Dean returns! We also take a look at the new film, directed by Sam Mendes, 1917. We also fight over the pronunciation of George Mackay and deep dive into the technical aspects of cinematographer Roger Deakins complete one shot. For more Nerds Before Birds visit: nerdsbeforebirds.com/ Got questions or a story for the Nerds! We'll answer on our next Birdsnest Podcast.
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January 18, 2020 72 min
On our first episode for 2020, we are joined once again by Mr AnArcade aka Liam as we break down the first season The Witcher. We also discuss some of the theories and book spoilers for where the series could go so be warned MANY SPOILERS AHEAD. Also on the spoiler front we talk briefly about the Colin Trevorrow leaked script for Episode 9 and the differences that eventually led to The Rise of Skywalker but lets be honest you’v...
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This is it. This is what the last 2 months have been about. The Nerds talk about Star Wars Episode 9. Will this saga ending film soar like the Millennium Falcon or will it flip the bird, like Kathleen Kennedy has done to the whole franchise? Listen and find out. *SPOILERS* Does it Soar like an Eagle or Simply Flip the Bird? Got questions or a story for the Nerds! We'll answer on our next Birdsnest Podcast.
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December 14, 2019 93 min
This week on the show. We wash the bad taste of Star Wars Cringe Month out of our mouths with the new live action series The Mandalorian. We also welcome our guest, Liam, Mr An Arcade himself. For more of Liam and Paul check out Content Pending: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjur-IoELdt9qPC8-A1Nbxg Got questions or a story for the Nerds! We'll answer on our next Birdsnest Podcast.
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