The Bottom Shelf

The Bottom Shelf

How do you know if infamously terrible movies are truly terrible if you’ve never seen them? We are taking on the task to discover how terrible they are for you.

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December 27, 2023 58 mins
In the aftermath of the Los Angeles Battle, Jonathan Liebesman brought forth "Wrath of the Titans." Critics saw it as a genesis and catastrophe of his carrier but is it really that bad? Is it better than what the critics say? Or does it truly belong on... the bottom shelf?   Connect with John: https://linktr.ee/johnharju  Connect with Branson EMAIL: branson.boykin@gmail.com Solid Houe Podcast: https://solidhousemedia.podbean.co...
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After the failure of "The Incredible Hulk," Louis Leterrier tried to bring some classic titans back to the silver screen with his 2010 remake, "Clash of The Titans." The film left critic scratching their heads. But is it better than the critics say? Or does it truly belong on... the bottom shelf? Connect with John: https://linktr.ee/johnharju  Connect with Branson EMAIL: branson.boykin@gmail.com Solid Houe Podcast: https://solid...
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November 29, 2023 72 mins
In 1994, Steve Wang brought forth the sequel to the Americanized Tokusatsu, Guyver: Dark Hero, to life in a direct-to-video format. While it was more critically successful than "The Guyver" (1991), critics still didn't care for it. Join the crew of the Bottom Shelf as they strive to discover the truth behind this film. Is it better than what critics say? Or does it truly belong... on the bottom shelf? Connect with John: https://li...
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September 20, 2023 60 mins
In 1991, Screaming Mad George brought the Japanese based anime, Guyver to American cinema. critics felt like the script and filming was Screaming Mad and rated it as a complete flop. Is it as bad as critics say? Or does it truly belong on, The Bottom Shelf.       Connect with John: https://linktr.ee/johnharju  Connect with Branson EMAIL: branson.boykin@gmail.com Solid Houe Podcast: https://solidhousemedia.podbean.com/  B’s VI...
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August 16, 2023 121 mins
In 1992 the world was introduced to Rocky, Colt, and TumTum. The 3 Ninja heroes that captured the hearts of a generation. However, according to critics, it's a terrible movie. But is it? Francisco Ruiz and Paul J. Powers of Retro Rewind Podcast join the crew to find out if "3 Ninjas" truly belongs on... The Bottom Shelf.   Learn more about Retro Rewind Podcast: https://retrorewindpodcast.com/  Check out Paul J. Powers: http://pa...
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July 31, 2023 76 mins
In 1989, Eric Roberts and Phillip Rhee took to the silver screen to inspire a generation with a martial arts film. The critics say that it was a failure, but there is a generation that says that it truly was, The Best of the Best? Is it better than what the critics say? Or does it honestly belong on, The Bottom Shelf?   Connect with John: https://linktr.ee/johnharju  Connect with Branson EMAIL: branson.boykin@gmail.com Solid Ho...
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July 2, 2023 23 mins
The Bottom Shelf is part of the Geek Devotions Network, a network of podcasts that are devoted to letting people know that they are loved. Starting July 7th, Geek Devotions is doing what we call, Operation 501. This is a fundraiser where we are attempting to raise the funds to get Geek Devotions an official Nonprofit status. In this special audio John and Dallas talk about how The Bottom Shelf become part of Geek Devotions and how ...
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June 28, 2023 79 mins
In 1993, Ernie Reyes Sr. and Jr. waxed up their surf boards and exposed the world the a hidden secret... Ninjas... can... surf... well sort of. This Neal Israel family comedy was considered a box office flop, but does this more rad than what the critics say? Or will it wipe out as a total Barney on... The Bottom Shelf. Connect with John: https://linktr.ee/johnharju  Connect with Branson EMAIL: branson.boykin@gmail.com B’s VIEWS...
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May 11, 2023 92 mins
In 1996, before entering the Danger Zone on The Titanic... Billy Zane put on a mask and purple tights to fight evil in a Crime Story spanning from jungle adventure to the streets of New York... He became.... THE PHANTOM... This pulp action hero movie wasn't received well by critics. But is it better than what the critics say? Or does it truly belong on... The Bottom Shelf? Connect with John: https://linktr.ee/johnharju  Connect w...
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It would appear that in 2005, Gerry Lively passed his constitution roll and managed to produce yet another Dungeons and Dragons Movie... But does this sequel make it's saving throws? Or does it belong on The Bottom Shelf? Website: https://thebottomshelf.blubrry.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheBottomShelfPodcast The Bottom Shelf is a Geek Devotions Production. For more information about Geek Devotions, visit https://gee...
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March 22, 2023 63 mins
In the year 2000, Jeremy Irons tried to take over the world with 2000's Dungeons and Dragons. The box office rolled a crit 1 and died... but can it get a saving through with a nat 20? Or does it truly belong on The Bottom Shelf?
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March 17, 2023 71 mins
Last year, the crew of The Bottom Shelf took on the horrifying task of reviewing 1993's Leprechaun... Today they must take the next step and review it's sequel.... Leprechaun 2! Do they give this horror comedy the green light? Or does it bleed red as it lands on The Bottom Shelf? Website: https://thebottomshelf.blubrry.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheBottomShelfPodcast The Bottom Shelf is a Geek Devotions Production. F...
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February 22, 2023 63 mins
In 2014 Elijah Wood left the shire and went to work at a local School... but discovered the dangers of cooties... This was generally reconized as a bad idea, especially by film critics. But is it better than what critics say? Or does it belong on The Bottom Shelf? Interested in more Gundam Discussions? Check out our sister podcast "The Gundam Watch" - https://thegundamwatch.wordpress.com/  Website: https://thebottomshelf.blubrry....
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February 8, 2023 74 mins
In 2002, Milla Jovovich played a character that was looking for a "MULTIPASS" out of a very scary situation. Some suggest she should have found a multipass out of Resident Evil all together. But is it better than the critics say or does it truly belong on "The Bottom Shelf?" Interested in more Gundam Discussions? Check out our sister podcast "The Gundam Watch" - https://thegundamwatch.wordpress.com/  Website: https://thebottomshe...
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December 21, 2022 69 mins
In 1999, Sunrise put together a multimedia event meant to celebrate 20 years of the franchise, Mobile Suit Gundam. Part of this celebrations a live action movie called, "G-Saviour." Was this live action Space epic the saviour to live action adaptations? Or does it truly belong on The Bottom Shelf? Join the team as they find out. Interested in more Gundam Discussions? Check out our sister podcast "The Gundam Watch" - https://thegun...
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December 7, 2022 75 mins
In 1989 Stuart Gordon had a dream of giant robots fighting amid a cold war era. Critically it failed… but is it better than what the critics say? Or does it truly belong on, The Bottom Shelf? Website: https://thebottomshelf.blubrry.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheBottomShelfPodcast Connect with Kevin: FACEBOOK : https://www.facebook.com/thedappermanreviews INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/thedappermanreviews YOUTU...
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November 30, 2022 71 mins
In 1994 Jean-Claude Van Damme stepped on to a set that some say he was missing in action more than the last action hero they needed. But there was no retreat and no surrender when it came to completing Raul Julia's final film, Street Fighter. Is the film better than what the critics say? Or does it truly belong on... The Bottom Shelf? Website: https://thebottomshelf.blubrry.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheBottomShelfPod...
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This is a very somber bonus episode featuring a cross post of the podcast Comm Talk by Geek Devotions. Join us as Dallas discusses the loss of actor Jason David Frank as well as the topics of depression and suicide. Suicide and Crisis Lifeline: Call 988 or visit https://988lifeline.org/ Further discussion on Mental Health and Suicide from the Geek Devotions Website: Comm Talk 048: When Is It Time to Get Professional Help For Depre...
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November 17, 2022 68 mins
In 1993, Bob Hoskins and John Leguizamo took up the mantle of Mario Mario and Luigi Mario. Critically this movie failed. Some would say it's an insult to childhood joy. Join the crew of The Bottom Shelf are joined by special guest Jonathan Gilbert to ask, "Is Super Mario Bros better than what the critics say? Or does it truly belong on... The Bottom Shelf" Website: https://thebottomshelf.blubrry.net Facebook: https://www.facebook...
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October 26, 2022 74 mins
In  2019 Jim Jarmusch put out a music video to Sturgill Simpson's "The Dead Don't Die." Wait... that's not right... OH no he put out a movie called The Dead Don't Die and critics were dying for it to end. Join the crew of The Bottom Shelf as they ask the question, "Is the Dead Don't Die better than critics say? Or does it truly belong, on the bottom shelf?" Website: https://thebottomshelf.blubrry.net Facebook: https://www.faceb...
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