It’s Good, Except It Sucks is a movie by movie – and television series by television series – hurtle through the Marvel Cinematic Universe, hosted by Tim Worthington with a series of superpowered guests.
This time we’re taking a look at Iron Man 3 from 2013, and joining Tim to for a chat about Tony Stark’s battle against a terrorist who can’t do broadcast intrusions properly and about fifteen thousand other things at the same time is Phil Catterall, co-host of the Don’t Let’s Chart podcast. What will they find to say about Guy Pearce playing a Guy Pearce Villain, Osama Bin Laden’s Max Headroom Mask, and the mysterious secret identity of ‘Stewart Lee Kid’, and what does any of this have to do with who would win out of Iron Patriot and Squirrel Girl? Get listening and find out!
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Phil also appeared on It’s Good, Except It Sucks to talk about the original Iron Man, which you can find here. Phil later returned to talk about the Inhumans television series, which you can find here, and stood in as host to chat to Tim about Ant-Man And The Wasp, which you can find here.
Phil has made several appearances on Tim’s nostalgia podcast Looks Unfamiliar; you can hear him talking about some overlooked radio comedy Christmas Specials including On The Hour, The Chris Morris Music Show and Lee And Herring here.
Some Unspoken Thing is a huge feature on the sheer brilliance of Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2; you can find it here.
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