March 24th, 2021 | 48 mins 43 secs
avengers, disney, falcon, marvel, mcu, winter soldier
Mad Unreal is back! This week we’re discussing the premiere of Marvel Studio’s The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, and doing it in the way that only we can. Join us as we examine the Falcon’s emerging storyline and ask: can Sam Wilson become the second Black MCU hero whose motivations are not based solely on the needs and desires of his white counterparts?
December 21st, 2020 | 3 hrs 5 mins
ashoka tano, baby yoda, boba fett, disney, fennec shand, grogu, lucasfilm, mandalorian
What better way to end the year than with a Mad Unreal “double-issue” episode?!? Join us as we dedicate a very special ep to Season 2 of The Mandalorian. We give our Mad Thoughts on each of the season’s 8 new chapters, PLUS we introduce our exclusive Mando rating system! How did we feel about the introduction of so many new characters? What did we think about the personal journey of Din Djarin? How will the story of the Mandalorian and Grogu play out in Season 3?? Get ready for a Star Wars discussion like no other as Mad Unreal dives into the second season of The Mandalorian.
November 18th, 2020 | 1 hr 15 mins
daredevil, disney, lucasfilm, mandalorian, mcu, netflix, star wars
Now that Disney Plus has announced the WandaVision premiere date, a new era of storytelling for the Marvel Cinematic Universe is set to begin. But can Marvel Studios emulate the streaming success of Lucasfilm's Star Wars content? Have the stakes changed for the MCU shows because of the pandemic? And is there any chance they’ll bring back Charlie Cox’s Daredevil?! Join us as we explore this topic, plus give our thoughts on recent episodes of The Mandalorian.
October 7th, 2020 | 1 hr 53 mins
disney, mandalorian, preview, star wars
No Time To Die. Dune. Wonder Woman 84. Black Widow. The Eternals. Falcon And The Winter Soldier. The Batman. Etc. In an age of pushed back release dates and disappointment, Season 2 of Star Wars’ The Mandalorian is a lone ray of anticipation and excitement for "Unreal" fans everywhere. To celebrate the return of the show that is our only hope, Mad Unreal previews the new season by giving love to Season 1 and offering our thoughts and predictions for Season 2!
July 31st, 2020 | 52 mins 39 secs
bond, dc, disney, mcu, netflix, star wars
After last year’s epic MCU climax, we were all eager to dive into the next era of superhero storytelling. But will the long pause of 2020 be the beginning of the end for the golden age of superhero cinema? Will franchises like Marvel, DC, James Bond, and Star Wars migrate an increasing amount of their stories to streaming platforms? And what could this mean for the future of BIPOC projects? Join Arthur and Isaac on a new episode of Mad Unreal!
January 1st, 2020 | 1 hr 49 mins
disney, lucasfilm, mandalorian, starwars
Start your 2020 with MAD #StarWars. On Part I of this special two-part episode we dive into #TheRiseOfSkywalker & discuss the future of the film franchise! On Part II, we explore Season 1 of #TheMandalorian & breakdown the layered storytelling, unforgettable characters, and overall impact of the first live-action #StarWars TV show!
September 25th, 2019 | 1 hr 15 mins
disney, marvel, mcu, sony, spider-man
Arthur and Isaac are back for round 2 of Mad Unreal! This week we’re focusing on the split between #MarvelStudios and #Sony over #SpiderMan. How will this affect the rest of the #MCU? And most importantly, does this news threaten the future of #MilesMorales?
September 20th, 2019 | 1 hr 22 mins
comics, disney, joker, star wars
On this incredible first episode, Arthur Turnbull and Isaac Perry go hard on the upcoming #Joker movie and question whether or not we need an “arthouse” film to justify the comic book movie genre.