Derry Queeks – The Toys that Made Us / Derry Girls

Like every other kid on Earth, we loved toys growing up, so Netflix’s The Toys That Made Us was, well, made for us. The series covers the biggest toy franchises of the past 100 years, and to supplement we’ve provided insight on a few of our own favorite toys. Then, we take a wee tripContinue reading “Derry Queeks – The Toys that Made Us / Derry Girls”

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 – 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+”

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”

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 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”

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”