A Very English Episode – The Crown / A Very English Scandal

Join us across the pond for a very English episode! We start off chatting about the Netflix phenomenon The Crown, comparing the new cast to their predecessors, discussing the historical accuracy, and trying to figure out why Americans love the Royal Family so much. Then, still in the UK, we review A Very English Scandal,Continue reading “A Very English Episode – The Crown / A Very English Scandal”

Mini Queek – Interview with Daniel Errico, creator of The Bravest Knight

Earlier this year we discussed Hulu’s LGBTQ-inclusive kids show The Bravest Knight, written and created by Daniel Errico. We were thrilled when Daniel then reached out to tell us that he heard the episode, and we jumped at the opportunity to chat with him! For more on Daniel and a free collection of his awesomeContinue reading “Mini Queek – Interview with Daniel Errico, creator of The Bravest Knight”

Practical Pokémon – Pokémon Sword & Shield / Practical Magic

Pokémon is the world’s most profitable entertainment franchise, with more than two decades of trading cards, manga, TV shows and movies stoking the flames of fandom. At its core is a series of games so iconic that when its latest installment, Pokémon Sword and Shield, broke slightly from the mold, it generated fire and furyContinue reading “Practical Pokémon – Pokémon Sword & Shield / Practical Magic”

Mini Queek – Disney+

Disney owns almost everything we love, so it was only a matter of time before they took over streaming too. In this Mini Queek we talk about Disney+, the blockbuster streaming service that’s banking on nostalgia, the buying power of kids, and a smattering of original content to drive the world’s greatest media empire intoContinue reading “Mini Queek – Disney+”

To Bong Joon-ho, Thanks for Everything! The Queeks – Rainbow Road to the Oscars / To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar

Follow us down the Rainbow Road to the Oscars as we watch three early contenders for the gold: Jojo Rabbit, The Lighthouse, and Parasite. Then turn your attention to ’90s cult classic To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar, an American comedy/drama about three drag queens on a road trip through the US…sound familiar?Continue reading “To Bong Joon-ho, Thanks for Everything! The Queeks – Rainbow Road to the Oscars / To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar”

Night Queen – Night Man / The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

The Marvel Cinematic Universe nearly dominates the superhero movie/TV landscape today, but in 1997 things were a bit…more terrible. This week, we dive deep into the Marvel vault, and watch the ’90s superhero series Night Man, featuring such guest stars as Little Richard, Jerry Springer, and future President of the United States Donald J. Trump.Continue reading “Night Queen – Night Man / The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert”

Halloween Queektacular – A Nightmare on Elm Street 2 / Thir13en Ghosts & The Thing

A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge is considered by some to be the gayest horror movie ever made, and some are pretty spot on. The movie treats us to a menagerie of homoerotic imagery, and delves into psychological horror when it comes to tormenting its star. Then we shift gears and watch eachContinue reading “Halloween Queektacular – A Nightmare on Elm Street 2 / Thir13en Ghosts & The Thing”

The Gayest Doctor – Doctor Who: City of Death / The Bravest Knight

With a back-catalogue spanning more than half a century, and 14 actors playing the same character, there’s a lot to cover when it comes to Doctor Who. This week we discuss 1979’s City of Death, a series of episodes from the tenure of the beloved Fourth Doctor, Tom Baker.   Back in the present, weContinue reading “The Gayest Doctor – Doctor Who: City of Death / The Bravest Knight”

The Joker and The Judy – Joker / Judy

Controversial. Ultra-violent. At risk of inciting incels. We’re talking of course about Judy, the Judy Garland biopic. Kidding, it’s Joker! We give our thoughts on the DC villain’s first solo film and Joaquin Phoenix’s stellar performance. Then we actually talk about Judy, starring a career-best Renée Zellweger as the troubled star.   Be sure toContinue reading “The Joker and The Judy – Joker / Judy”

Mini Queek – Chuck E. Queek

Being a geek means being obsessed with things, even if those things are obscure, absurd, or downright abominable. In this miniqueek we dive deep into the unexpectedly extensive world of Chuck E. Cheese lore, talking through the chain’s history, the strange fate of its oldest animatronics, and which members of Munch’s Make Believe Band weContinue reading “Mini Queek – Chuck E. Queek”