Aquaqueek – Aquaman / Wig

We swore we’d get around to watching Aquaman eventually, and now we’re making good on that. Then, continuing in this fishy theme, we close out the episode by discussing the new documentary Wig, covering the history of New York’s influential Wigstock festival.   If you like what you’re hearing, be sure to leave us aContinue reading “Aquaqueek – Aquaman / Wig”

The Queek Crystal – Dark Crystal/Rent

In a time when everything is being rebooted, it’s easy to feel cynical about a Netflix series based on a cult classic puppet masterpiece like The Dark Crystal. But damn if they didn’t totally nail it! We give our thoughts on The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, gape at the technological advancements since the original,Continue reading “The Queek Crystal – Dark Crystal/Rent”

71st Primetime Queeks Emmy Wrap-Up

The purple carpet may be rolled up in storage until next year, but the Queeks are still here to talk about the Emmys! This week we take a look at the winners, the losers, the fashion, and the questionable decisions made in the 2019 Emmy Awards. Did Game of Thrones deserve to win? Was VeepContinue reading “71st Primetime Queeks Emmy Wrap-Up”

71st Primetime Queeks Emmy Pre-Show

It’s the (second) biggest night in Hollywood, and the Queeks are stoked! This week, we run through the nominees and give our official predictions for the Emmy Awards, broadcasting Sunday, September 22. If you’re betting on winners, we think you’ll want to hear our predictions first. Show Notes Chapters [00:00] Intro to the Emmys [05:20]Continue reading “71st Primetime Queeks Emmy Pre-Show”

The Spider-Man Spectacular – Song of Spider-Man / Turn Off the Dark

Spideyfreude (noun): enjoyment obtained from the troubles of the Broadway musical Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark.    According to the musical’s co-writer, Glen Berger, this is what drove audiences to see his show. It’s also what drove us to read his book Song of Spider-Man, and then watch a bootleg recording of the musical. JoinContinue reading “The Spider-Man Spectacular – Song of Spider-Man / Turn Off the Dark”

Agents of Q.U.E.E.K. – Agents of SHIELD / Love, Simon

After 6 seasons, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. somehow continues to raise the stakes, and the Queeks are HERE for it. Cody and Ben discuss the latest season of the MCU’s longest running show, before switching gears and discussing the gay teen rom-com Love, Simon. Show Notes Chapters [00:00] Intro to Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. [04:18] Meet theContinue reading “Agents of Q.U.E.E.K. – Agents of SHIELD / Love, Simon”

Watchers on the (Stone)Wall – Game of Thrones / Stonewall

It seems like everyone watched the finale of Game of Thrones, but one of our Queeks (Ben) was not caught up. After binge watching the entire series, he and our other Queek (Cody) lend their unique perspectives on the landmark TV event. Then we travel back in time to Pride Month 2019, when the QueeksContinue reading “Watchers on the (Stone)Wall – Game of Thrones / Stonewall”

The Gays – The Boys / Ellen

Join the Queeks (Cody & Ben) as they discuss Amazon’s new original series The Boys, a show that looks at a world where superheroes are everywhere and can do pretty much anything they want. Then, we take a look back at the famously controversial coming out episode of Ellen Degeneres’s ’90s sitcom and how it changedContinue reading “The Gays – The Boys / Ellen”

Rocketqueek – E3 / Rocketman

This week, the Queeks (Cody & Ben) look back at the biggest announcements coming out of the E3 gaming expo earlier this summer. Then they switch gears and discuss Rocketman, the Elton John biopic. Show Notes Chapters [00:00] Intro to the E3 [03:53] Where’s Sony? [07:03] “Notoriously Awkward and Horrifying Press Conferences” [10:47] Cloud Gaming [16:41]Continue reading “Rocketqueek – E3 / Rocketman”

Dragzilla: Queen of the Monsters – Godzilla (2019) / Drag Race Season 1 II

Two queer geeks (Cody & Ben) talk about the latest Hollywood-made Godzilla movie, Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Then they finally get around to finishing Season 1 of RuPaul’s Drag Race. Show Notes Chapters [00:00] Intro/Happy (Late) Pride [01:54] King of the MonsterVerse [09:31] A History of Godzilla [17:13] Godzilla: King of the Monsters Review [25:47]Continue reading “Dragzilla: Queen of the Monsters – Godzilla (2019) / Drag Race Season 1 II”