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 Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse from 2018, and joining Tim to talk about how many Peter Parkers it’s possible to get in the same place at the same time (especially if some of them are women) is quiz expert David Smith. What will they find to say about ‘Peter Parker Fatigue’, Prowler and Plunderer’s tailor cutting corners and whether hotdogs should have a backstory, and what does any of this have to do with Weird Al Yankovic being inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame? Get listening and find out!
You can follow David on Twitter at @DVDSmith.
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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.
David has also appeared on Tim’s nostalgia podcast Looks Unfamiliar – talking about Earthworm Jim, Torin’s Passage, Bandslam, City Bomber, Little Clowns Of Happytown, Sonic Mountain Quest and Real Robots – which you can find 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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