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”

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”

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”

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”

Spider-Man: Far From Homo – Spider-Man: Far From Home / Paris Is Burning [Spoilers]

Show Notes Chapters [00:00] Intros [00:48] MCU Up-To-Now [02:43] In-depth analysis of Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man 3 [06:58] Rumours (Ben correctly predicts the Sony-MCU split) [07:45] The movie as a sequel [10:15] Introducing…Mysterio! [18:30] The movie as a finale [19:50] Spidey’s other friends and foes [26:40] What will happen to the gang next time? [35:00] WhyContinue reading “Spider-Man: Far From Homo – Spider-Man: Far From Home / Paris Is Burning [Spoilers]”

The Category Is: DAZZLER! – Dark Phoenix / Pose [Spoilers]

Show Notes Chapters [00:00] Intro to Dark Phoenix [04:41] Captain Marvel, Skrulls, and Namor the Submariner [09:26] Are the Bad Reviews Accurate? [12:48] “Totally Unlike the X-Men” [16:16] Jean, Phoenix, Dark Phoenix [20:48] What Stakes? [23:37] The Things We Did Like…Kind Of [26:18] DAZZLER [28:26] Magneto’s Team: Both Whack and Weak [31:17] Is This theContinue reading “The Category Is: DAZZLER! – Dark Phoenix / Pose [Spoilers]”

Detective Queekachu – Detective Pikachu / Drag Race: Season 1

Show Notes Chapters [00:00] Intro to Detective Pikachu, Starring Danny DeVito [03:14] Who is This Movie For? [07:22] Rita Ora & Cyndi Lauper [09:50] The Torterra Disaster [13:04] Bill Nighy & Ryan Reynolds [15:44] Lucy the Love Interest [18:42] CGI vs. Costuming [21:07] Horse Doping, Dog Fighting, or The Flintstones? [25:44] The Sequel/Other Video GameContinue reading “Detective Queekachu – Detective Pikachu / Drag Race: Season 1”

Queeks Assemble! – Avengers: Endgame/Queer Eye original series [Spoilers]

Show Notes Chapters [00:00] Intro [01:12] Avengers: Endgame Overview [05:49] The Captain Marvel Connection [08:22] Time Travelling the MCU [12:59] The MVP(s)/Regarding That Fat Suit [19:35] The End/Saying Goodbye [22:20] Coming Soon: Far From Home, Black Widow, and The Young Avengers? [28:04] The Next Big Bad: Galactus vs. Doctor Doom [30:18] Intro to Queer Eye [35:16] 2003: Queer Eye for the Straight Guy InContinue reading “Queeks Assemble! – Avengers: Endgame/Queer Eye original series [Spoilers]”