It’s Good, Except It Sucks: Thor: The Dark World

Thor: The Dark World (2013) - hear Tim Worthington and Paul Abbott talking about it in It's Good, Except It Sucks.


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 it’s Thor: The Dark World from 2013, and joining Tim to talk about the Asgardians’ battle against some falling shoes is musician and podcaster Paul Abbott. What will they find to say about Christopher Eccleston’s mastery of disguise, Roy from The IT Crowd falling victim to his own catchphrase, and ITV News being presented by the cast of My Two Dads, and what does any of this have to do with Phil Coulson’s career options as a rubber-faced funnyman?

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Further Listening

Paul has been a guest on Tim’s other podcast Looks Unfamiliar – talking about The Compleat BeatlesZeeb And The Martians, Crab E. Crab, Rock Lords: Narlies, the Commodore Plus/4 and The Late Night Funster Show – which you can find here.

You can find the edition of It’s Good, Except It Sucks with Vikki Gregorich on Thor here, and the first part of David Smith on Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. here.

Further Reading

Some Unspoken Thing is a huge feature on the sheer brilliance of Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2; you can find it here.

It's Good, Except It Sucks: a movie by movie - and television series by television series - hurtle through the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

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