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”

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 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”

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]”