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”

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”

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”

Stranger Queeks – Stranger Things / Special

Two queer geeks (Cody & Ben) share their thoughts on season 3 of Stranger Things. Then they finally get around to watching Special, the Netflix miniseries about a gay man with cerebral palsy. We say “finally” but the show was just released this year so we’re actually pretty ahead, OK? Just cut us a break.Continue reading “Stranger Queeks – Stranger Things / Special”

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]”