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The Popcorn Bucket Podcast

The Popcorn Bucket Podcast

By Ben and Rob

Hello and welcome to The Popcorn Bucket Podcast with Ben and Rob. Each week we will talk about at a film series (Franchise Fatigue?), film news (Pick ‘N Mix), or each put a standalone film on a given topic against each other (One Shot).
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One Shot: Feel Good Movies (Part Two)

The Popcorn Bucket PodcastJan 13, 2022

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Pick N Mix : Loki Season 2

Pick N Mix : Loki Season 2

Hello and welcome to a format free Pick N Mix episode, this time all about the God of Mischief and his recently completed second series. This episode, your anything but low-key hosts timeslip in Loki Season 2 and have a good ol' chinwag about the goodness to be found within. They also chat up a storm about Marvel in general as well as The Marvels in particular. What brave pioneers they are. Please rate and review on your podcast app of choice, and share on your social network of choice. We are on Instagram and Threads @popcornbucketpod, and on X @popcornbucketpd. With thanks as always to Lawrence Owen of Longcat Media for the theme music

Nov 17, 202344:51
Franchise Fatigue?: Zombieland

Franchise Fatigue?: Zombieland

Hello and welcome to this zanily zombi-riffic Franchise Fatigue? episode of The Popcorn Bucket Podcast! This time, your favourite shamblebois, ColumBen and Little Rob, tackle 2009's Zombieland and its sequel, Zombieland: Double Tap. Expect chat about forgotten ticks, crashing celebrity mansions, confectionery trucks full of rare reptiles and some other zombie-related waffle.


Please follow us on: Instagram @popcornbucketpod, Twitter @popcornbucketpd, GoodPods @PopcornBucket or visit us at: www.thepopcornbucket.com

Nov 10, 202301:05:08
Pick N Mix: October 2023 - Film News, Trailers, and Chat

Pick N Mix: October 2023 - Film News, Trailers, and Chat

Hello and welcome to a slightly delayed look back at October 2023 from The Popcorn Bucket Podcast.

We talk trailers, we talk delays, we talk intermissions, and we talk about swiftly completing a video game, and Swift as well.

Please rate and review on your podcast app of choice, and share on your social network of choice. We are on Instagram and Threads @popcornbucketpod, and on Twitter @popcornbucketpd.

With thanks as always to Lawrence Owen of Longcat Media for the theme music.
Nov 03, 202356:09
One Shot! : Horror Films Part II
Oct 31, 202348:52
Franchise Fatigue? Fear Street Trilogy

Franchise Fatigue? Fear Street Trilogy

Hello and welcome to another ‘Franchise Fatigue?’ episode of The Popcorn Bucket Podcast. This time we are taking three spooky trips to Fear Street, as we look at Netflix’s trilogy based on the R L Stine series. Expect terrible accents (sorry), terrific bakery puns, and a story about being in fear of a different street entirely.

Please rate and review on your podcast app of choice, and share on your social network of choice. We are on Instagram and Threads @popcornbucketpod, and on Twitter @popcornbucketpd.

With thanks as always to Lawrence Owen of Longcat Media for the theme music.
Oct 25, 202301:07:11
Pick N Mix : Star Wars: Ahsoka

Pick N Mix : Star Wars: Ahsoka

Hello and welcome to a format free Pick N Mix episode, this time all about the recently completed series Ahsoka

This episode, your motherflippin' Starbois chat about the latest entry in the Star Wars canon. Expect talk of Jizz (with a capital "J"), the probability of no-one being able to fill the boots (or cloak) of Ray Stevenson and a visit to the wretched hive of scum and villainy that is r/saltierthancrait.

Please rate and review on your podcast app of choice, and share on your social network of choice. We are on Instagram and Threads
@popcornbucketpod, and on X @popcornbucketpd.

With thanks as always to Lawrence Owen of Longcat Media for the theme music
Oct 19, 202357:37
Franchise Fatigue? Trainspotting & T2: Trainspotting
Oct 10, 202301:05:41
Pick N Mix : September 2023 - Film News, Trailers, and Opinions

Pick N Mix : September 2023 - Film News, Trailers, and Opinions

Hello and welcome to our monthly Pick N Mix episode, this time all about the month historians will refer back to as "September 2023"

This episode, your favourite members of the Shelf Preservation Society talk about everything from creators, court cases and controversies to calamitous content and cute cats. Plus, we have the usual trailer talk and some spicy Reccobendations. Join us, won't you?

Please rate and review on your podcast app of choice, and share on your social network of choice. We are on Instagram and Threads
@popcornbucketpod, and on X (but still Twitter, really) @popcornbucketpd.

With thanks as always to Lawrence Owen of Longcat Media for the theme music
Oct 05, 202350:16
One Shot! : "Classics"
Sep 28, 202301:00:39
Franchise Fatigue? Jurassic World
Sep 14, 202301:49:06
Franchise Fatigue? Jurassic Park Part One (1993-2001)
Sep 07, 202301:38:17
Pick N Mix : August 2023 - Film News, Trailers, and Opinions
Sep 01, 202359:21
One Shot: Movies with a Twist
Aug 22, 202301:01:19
Franchise Fatigue?: John Wick
Aug 10, 202301:29:34
Pick ‘n Mix: July 2023 - Film News, Trailers, and Opinions

Pick ‘n Mix: July 2023 - Film News, Trailers, and Opinions

Hello and welcome as we say goodbye to another month of 2023, and this time it was July.

We start off quite fruity, remain cantankerous, once again get stressed over streaming, and have a passionate plea for physical media.

Please rate and review on your podcast app of choice, and share on your social network of choice. We are on Instagram and Threads @popcornbucketpod, and on Twitter @popcornbucketpd.

With thanks as always to Lawrence Owen of Longcat Media for the theme music.
Aug 01, 202353:59
Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One (Franchise Fatigue?)

Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One (Franchise Fatigue?)

Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to listen to the third part of our Mission: Impossible episodes, as we look at the latest release, Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One. There are masks, stunts, cars, and steps, and this marks the first time we have returned to a ranking, to see where this fits in with the other films in the franchise.

Please rate and review on your podcast app of choice, and share on your social network of choice. We are on Instagram and Threads @popcornbucketpod, and on Twitter @popcornbucketpd.

With thanks as always to Lawrence Owen of Longcat Media for the theme music.
Jul 25, 202301:05:29
One Shot! : Driving Movies
Jul 13, 202301:18:04
Pick ‘N Mix: June 2023 - Trailers, News, & Chat
Jul 05, 202301:00:18
Franchise Fatigue? Batman : Part Four (Batman: The Movie, Batman: Mask of the Phantasm and The Lego Batman Movie)
Jun 29, 202301:16:51
Franchise Fatigue? Batman : Part Three (Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and The Batman)
Jun 20, 202301:20:41
Franchise Fatigue? Batman : Part Two (2005-2012)
Jun 13, 202301:43:47
Pick ‘n Mix: May 2023 - News, Trailers, & Opinions
Jun 06, 202301:12:44
Franchise Fatigue? Batman : Part One (1989-1997)
May 31, 202301:48:32
One Shot! : 2013 films
May 23, 202358:27
Franchise Fatigue? Fantastic Beasts (Harry Potter and the Wizarding World Part 5)
May 08, 202301:41:20
Pick N Mix : April 2023
May 02, 202343:18
One Shot! : Weather Movies
Apr 19, 202301:15:46
Franchise Fatigue? Harry Potter Part 4
Apr 11, 202301:22:27
Pick N Mix : March 2023
Apr 04, 202348:12
One Shot! : Bruce Willis
Mar 28, 202301:21:00
Franchise Fatigue? Harry Potter Part 3
Mar 14, 202301:21:37
Pick N Mix : February 2023
Mar 07, 202301:03:58
His Dark Materials (A Robservation Special)
Mar 04, 202332:42
One Shot! : Box Office Bombs
Feb 28, 202301:16:36
Franchise Fatigue? Harry Potter Part 2
Feb 15, 202301:14:11
Pick N Mix : January 2023
Feb 09, 202301:03:12
Franchise Fatigue? Harry Potter Part 1
Jan 31, 202301:19:51
One Shot: Feel Good Films (2023 Edition)
Jan 24, 202348:58
Pick ‘N Mix: 2023 - A Look and See
Jan 17, 202339:35
Pick N' Mix: A Cultural Review of 2022
Jan 13, 202301:40:33
One Shot! Christmas Films (2022 Edition)
Dec 21, 202201:05:05
Franchise Fatigue? Jump Street

Franchise Fatigue? Jump Street

Hello and welcome to this Franchise Fatigue?episode! This week we jump around, go undercover, and look at 21 & 22 Jump Street (but not the many, many sequels), by way of chicken salad and craft shops. Please rate us on your podcast app of choice, and please follow us on Instagram @popcornbucketpod, on Twitter @popcornbucketpd, or on www.popcorn bucket.com. Email us at podcast@popcornbucket.com. With thanks as always to Laurence Owen of longcatmedia.com for the theme music.
Dec 13, 202201:09:51
Pick N Mix: Black Panther Wakanda Forever
Dec 06, 202248:36
Pick N Mix : November 2022
Nov 30, 202235:46
One Shot! : Time Travel Movies
Nov 23, 202250:54
Franchise Fatigue? Kenneth Branagh’s Agatha Christie’s Hercule Poirot Cinematic Universe
Nov 15, 202201:11:16
Pick N Mix : October 2022
Nov 08, 202257:27
Pick ‘N Mix: She Hulk
Nov 01, 202243:17
One Shot! : Horror Movies
Oct 25, 202201:00:49
Franchise Fatigue? Goosebumps
Oct 18, 202258:11