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Episode 44- The Avengers: Age of Ultron

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The chicks are back and this time they talk about the highly anticipated sequel to The AvengersThe Avengers: Age of Ultron. Listen and find out if they liked it, what they maybe didn’t like about it (caution: there are some spoilers) and other general thoughts.

Btw guys, Across the Universe Podcast turned 2 last week! We thank everyone who has supported us by either listening to the show, coming on it, commenting or by helpful suggestions. We couldn’t have done it without you guys 😀

Structure:
00:00 – 03:52 – Chick-chatter
03:52 – 04:28 – Trailer
04:28 – 17:42 – Interesting Movie of the Fortnight
17:42 – 46:31 – Main discussion on Age of Ultron
46:31 – 50:07 – Plugs and Goodbyes

Songs:
Avengers Assemble!, Screen Team
Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron Music Video Parody, Studio C feat. Peter Hollens
Across The Universe, Cyndi Lauper

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What did you think about The Avengers: Age of Ultron? Did you like it more than the first one? Did you find it sexist? Did you ogle at Chris Evans in that tight t-shirt (we know you did)?

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Episode 28: Once Upon a Dream

once-upon-a-dreamWith more and more goblins, elves and witches inheriting our silver screens every year, fairy tales have cemented their status as one of the big trends of this decade. In this episode, we adapt and cast 3 Yet More or Less Unadapted (Fairy) Tales to film! We also go back to playing a fresh round of FMK – Disney royalties edition.

Structure:
00:00 – Chick-Chatter
03:21 – Trailers
04:07 – Interesting Movies of the Fortnight
13:31 – General Discussion Intro
18:52 – Disney/ Common Fairy Tales
37:46 – Tales From Our Own Countries
59:56 – Fuck, Mary, Kill
1:08:04 – Plugs and Goodbyes

Music:
Once Upon a Dream (by Lana Del Rey)
Today Was a Fairy Tale (by Taylor Swift)
Across the Universe (by Beady Eye)

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Our episodes are free to download and listen on iTunes and Stitcher; all our previous episodes are available here — so scroll through the archive and have fun!

What fairy tale adaptations are you excited for? Do you agree with our casting choices?

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Episode 26: Scary Monsters (and super creeps!)

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Make sure you listen to this episode at night and with the lights out, for in the 26th Episode of the Across the Universe Podcast we chicks discuss three Monster Movies, celebrating the release of Godzilla. They are The Host (2006), Cat People (1942), and The Blob (1958) – none of which we’ve seen before. So grab your teddy bear real tight, because it’s going to be scream!

Structure:
00:00- Chick-chatter
02:35- Trailers
03:10- Interesting Movie of the Fortnight
11:13- Introduction to the General Discussion
12:38- The Chicks discuss The Host (2006)
23:00- The Chicks discuss Cat People (1942)
32:39- The Chicks discuss The Blob (1958)
43:08- Plugs and Goodbyes

Music:
Scary Monsters (by David Bowie)
Godzilla (by Blue Oyster Cult)
Across the Universe (by Beady Eye)

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What’s you favourite Monster Movie of All-Time?

Episode 25: Movies People Hate That We Love (Guest Eps)

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For our 25th episode we share three movies that everyone seems to hate, but which we secretly love. Special guest Cherokee joins us, from London!

Structure
00:21- Chick-chatter
03:28- Trailer
04:05- Guest questionnaire
14:03- The chicks and Cherokee list their favourite films that are hated by most people
1:05:24- Plugs and Goodbyes

Music
Guest’s choice- Comeupoutdawahta (by Gmcfosho)
Mamma Mia! (by Meryl Streep)
Across The Universe (by Rufus Wainwright)

Episode 24: Captain America, Winter Soldier

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The Cap is back and the chicks chime in with their opinion on the 2nd solo outing of the first avenger. We also talk about our interesting movies of the fortnight and introduce a new, “highly intellectual” and fun game.

Structure
00:00 – 03:24: Chick-chatter
03:24 – 03:55: Trailer
03:55 – 17:03: Interesting Movie of the Fortnight
17:03 – 55:40: Main discussion on Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
55:40 – 1:10:35: Fuck, Marry, Kill: Superhero edition
1:10:35 – 1:16:27: Plugs and Goodbyes

Music
Star Spangled Man (by David Zippel and Alan Menken)
Trouble Man (by Marvin Gaye)
Across The Universe (by Rufus Wainwright)