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 Captain America: The Winter Soldier from 2014, and joining Tim to talk about Black Widow adopting the cunning disguise of ‘a hoodie’ to fight an old computer is writer Stephen O’Brien. What will they find to say about The Robert Redford Seal Of Approval, the warning signs of a potential kick-off in a lift and whether the late seventies Captain America films were preferable to a blank screen, and what does any of this have to do with realising Alan Dale’s in a film before Alan Dale does? Get listening and find out!
You can follow Stephen on Twitter at @stephenobrien.
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You can find much more about my love of the less critically lauded corners of cinema, from Michael Caine and Elvis Presley movies to creaky old sci-fi and ‘Video Nasties’, in my book Can’t Help Thinking About Me, a collection of columns and features with a personal twist. Can’t Help Thinking About Me is available in paperback here or from the Kindle Store here.
You can find the edition of It’s Good, Except It Sucks with Melanie Williams on Captain America: The First Avenger here.
Stephen has also appeared on Tim’s other podcast Looks Unfamiliar; you can hear the full show 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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