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Area 51 Live On Location - 261

Area 51 Live On Location - 261

September 22, 2019

The raid on Area 51 took place this weekend and the Rusted Robot Podcast was live on location to bring you all of the details! We go inside the gates to get you, our loyal listeners, all of the classified information.

Batman Day is September 21st. We have some Batman stories to share with all of you.

Steel City Nerd Con is coming next weekend. Shawn and Robin will be in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario to take part in the event. Come join them at the Bushplane Heritage Museum.

Rambo Last Blood. Is this Rambo's final mission? Shawn has seen the film and he is not certain that there will be no more Rambo stories. Was it a good film? No. Was it entertaining? Yes.

Star Trek Discovery wins its first Emmy Award. We have those details, and the information regarding its recent wins at the Saturn Awards.

Robert Downey Jr. is coming back to the MCU. He is set to play Tony Stark/Iron Man in the upcoming Black Widow origin film.

Battlestar Galactica is coming back to TV screens. NBC's new streaming service, Peacock, is looking to tell more stories in the BSG universe.

DCTV is coming back. We talk about the crossover event, Batwoman and the end of Arrow.

Star Trek Picard could start filming season 2 as early as March 2020.

Raising Dion trailer. Netflix has a new superhero show coming this fall.

Hell On Wheels was an amazing series on AMC. Shawn has finished watching it and gives his take.

All Elite Wrestling will be debuting a new show in 10 days. Robin is excited.

Aron Eisenberg 1969 - 2019. We play a YouTube tribute from TriAngulum Audio Studios

This week's podcast promo: Geekly Oddcast

Horror Films & Night Terrors

Horror Films & Night Terrors

September 15, 2019

In depth look at horror films.

This week's podcast will discuss Timmins' Night Terrors Film Fest, the best horror films of the year, Paul's top 10 science fiction films, some TV and more.

Devil's Revenge trailer. William Shatner and Jeri Ryan star in this direct to video film. It looks bad. It looks cheesy. We will watch it on a lazy Sunday afternoon.

TV show discussion. Robin finally got around to watching Dark Matter on Netflix, and he gives us his opinion. Eddie tells us a bit about season 3 of Glow.

It Chapter 2 is now in the theatre. Eddie has seen it. He gives us his breakdown, opinion and a rating.

Our UK Correspondant Paul (Firbob) Wright hits us with his top 10 favourite sci fi films of all time.

Eddie fills us in on the best horror films of the year. He gives us his top 5 favourite classic horror films. And he tells us all about the Night Terrors Film Fest being held this October here in Timmins.

We have the cast details for the upcoming Suicide Squad film.

RIP Eddie Money 1949 - 2019

This week's podcast promo: Watchathon of Rassilon

Joker, DragonCon, Toys, Dinosaurs and Mead - 259

Joker, DragonCon, Toys, Dinosaurs and Mead - 259

September 8, 2019

DragonCon 2019 wrap-up, movie trailers, toys, time travel and drinks!

This week we discuss Shawn's travel to Atlanta for DragonCon 2019. As we talk about the week's geeky topics, we throw in several DragonCon anecdotes. We talk about the panels and the people at this year's convention.

Terminator Dark Fate released a trailer and we discuss all the relevant details. We relate this film to those that have come before it. Are we excited? What are we most looking forward to? Is Linda Hamilton still hot?

Joker. The last trailer is here. We give the film a solid discussion.

Top 10 movie feedback. Mike from the Gatecast podcast (@jarrak on Twitter) responds to last week's episode with his own favourite films.

Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy have a new limited run comic book series. Kitty from Jump City Comics gives us all the details.

Season 3 of The Toys That Made Us is coming soon to Netflix. We have the release date and details on the upcoming episodes.

Other random items on this episode include BH90210, Another Life, The Matrix 4, and the Johns of action films. We have our answers to the time travel scenario that Josh posited in our recent hypothetical. And we discuss bees, weddings, the origin of the honeymoon, sweet tea and mead.

This week's podcast promos: Thundertalk, and Double Edged Double Bill

Shawn’s Top 10 Science Fiction Movies - 258

Shawn’s Top 10 Science Fiction Movies - 258

September 1, 2019

The best science fiction films according to host Shawn!

The only criteria for this list: the movies have to have been produced before the year 2000 so as to have achieved some sort of classic status. We do discuss some recent films in our honourable mention category.

Sit back and relax as Shawn tells you why these films are his favourites.

This week's podcast promo: Metal Geeks