Aliens Episode 127: Queen Takes Bishop
December 11, 2017
Today John and Jason talk a bit about Alien 3, a bit more about Hicks, and a lot about visual effects.
Aliens Episode 126: Swift Ascension
December 10, 2017
Jason Heck joins John again as they talk about mushroom clouds, double endings, and James Cameron's eye for detail.
Aliens Episode 125: Can I Borrow a Feeling?
December 7, 2017
Scott and Chrysanthe join John one last time to talk about explosions, classical influences on the Aliens score, and a tried and true screenwriting formula.
Aliens Episode 124: The Coiled Cord
December 6, 2017
John welcomes Scott and Chrysanthe back to talk about perspectives on different eras of special effects, whether Bishop's big return works in the narrative, and we wonder about an oddly placed cord.
Aliens Episode 123: The Head Cock
December 5, 2017
Scott and Chrysanthe join John again to discuss translucent teeth, titling heads, and missing dropships.
Aliens Episode 122: Thigh Master
December 4, 2017
Scott and Chrysanthe join John again to talk about slasher movie similarities, theme park possibilities, and Newt's inner thigh strength.
Aliens Episode 121: Belching Fire
December 3, 2017
This week John is joined again by Scott Carelli of Dueling Genre Productions and musician/composer Chrysanthe Tan to talk more about reckless Ripley, shedding the egg sack, and comparisons between Jerry Goldsmith and James Horner.
Aliens Episode 120: Rage Murder Ripley
November 30, 2017
George joins John one last time to talk about rage killing, ammo, and grenade belts.
Aliens Episode 119: Rancho Relaxo
November 29, 2017
John and George discuss the pros and cons of Ripley's big cathartic flamethrower tantrum.