"Much Ado About Nothing" — WTL7033
January 24, 2014•95 min
On this episode, we take a break from Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., and take a look at another Joss Whedon/Clark Gregg collaboration -- Much Ado About Nothing! NEWS No news this week. Next week? A couple metric tons of it! MAIN DISCUSION * Our first romantic comedy! * William Shakespeare -- comic book writer? * The origins of this movie -- Joss Whedon parties featuring cheese, drink, and Shakespeare! * What 80's sitcom child star is in both Much Ado and The Avengers? * The advantages of black and white * Are you pretentious when you use the word "pretentious"? * Ben stops Daniel from ad libbing a plot description * Couple #1: Benedick and Beatrice -- Alexis Dinisof and Amy Acker. Which one steals the show? * Couple #2: Claudio and Hero -- Fran Kranz and Jillian Morgese. Which one is the break out star? * Couple #3: Don John and Don Pedro -- Sean Maher and Reed Diamond. Brothers! * Agent Coulson! How does Clark Gregg do? Does he give a "level seven" performance? * Couple #4: Dogberry and Verges -- Nathan Fillion and Tom Lenk. How does Mr. Fillion rank in this cast? * So, is this a movie we recommend? LISTENER FEEDBACK Next week, lots of listener feedback -- and there can be more if you send it!