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Episode 85 – Holiday Hijinks Part 2

Welcome back everyone and we hope you are all having a happy holidays! The boys are back for their FINAL episode of the year and they hope you’ve all kept up with the ‘8 days of Christmas’ list! On this episode they discuss and review the top 4 movies on the list starting with ‘The Santa Clause‘ @ (0:06:10), and then ‘ELF‘ @ (0:23:18) immediately after. They finish the episode with an long discussion on the top 2 movies ‘Home Alone‘ and ‘Home Alone 2: Lost In New York‘ @ (0:38:40). Join them for all that and much more COUCH POTATO SCORES (1-10 scale): The Santa Clause: Rom – 8, Angelo – 8, Gab – 7 ELF: Rom – 8, Angelo – 9, Gab – 9 Home Alone 2: Lost In New York: Rom – 10, Angelo – 10, Gab – 7 Home Alone: Rom – 10, Angelo – 10, Gab – 6 You can also stream the episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or iHeart Radio.

The 8 Days of Christmas

This year the boys at the 17 Waverly Podcast have decided to give you all a list of our favorite holiday movies leading up to Christmas. Unfortunately, while it would normally be a list of 25 or even 12 movies, the boys procrastinated FAR too much and the list had to be reduced to the best 8 movies. To come up with the final list, we asked them to each provide a list of their top 15 holiday movies, ranked from best to worst. All 3 lists were then carefully and meticulously merged with each other to create the final 8 movies. While we are giving you the final list, we would like to also give the readers an opportunity to peak into the heads of the pod members by showing their original lists as well. Enjoy! The final list as seen above is: 1 Home Alone 2 Home Alone 2 3 Elf 4 Santa Clause 5 Christmas Vacation 6 Family Stone 7 Grinch Stole Xmas (1967 OR 2000) 8 Batman Returns Below, you will …

Episode 84 – Holiday Hijinks Part 1

It’s beginning to look a lot like… POD time! Welcome back everyone for the first of this years holiday hijinks episodes! The boys are on the couch counting down their “EIGHT days til Christmas” movie list! Much like they did during the Halloween season, they wanted to give you all a list of MUST WATCH holiday movies for you to start ASAP! They start by reviewing #8 ‘Batman Returns‘ @ (0:03:45), then #7 ‘How The Grinch Stole Christmas‘ (1967 or 2000) @ (0:23:50), #6 ‘The Family Stone‘ @ (0:42:10), and finally, #5 ‘Christmas Vacation‘ @ (01:00:50). They then end the episode discussing the possible shake up of the movie industry by one company choosing to make their 2021 slate of movies available to stream AND theaters @ (01:10:35). Make sure to tune in next week too for the rest of the list, including their top 4 holidays movies of all time! COUCH POTATO SCORES (1-10 scale): Batman Returns (1992): Rom – 8, Angelo – 8, Gab – 9 How The Grinch Stole Christmas (1967): Rom – 6, …

Episode 83 – Couch Runners 2020

The year is 2020. The world is under a once in a century global pandemic, “Covid-19” a.k.a. the “Coronavirus”, and all feels lost and full of despair. Little did people know though, that there were 3 men, sitting on a couch, recording a podcast, that could possible change the world for the better. Welcome everyone for this week’s dystopian future episode of the 17 Waverly pod! Today we review 3 special, future related movies, starting with ‘Blade Runner’ (1982) @ (0:06:35), ‘Blade Runner 2049’ (2017) @ (0:42:45), and finally ‘Idiocracy (2006) @ (0:00:00). So, if you value your future, come join us for all that and much more!  COUCH POTATO SCORES (1-10 scale): Blade Runner (1982): Rom – 9, Angelo – 7, Gab – 7 Blade Runner 2049 (2017): Rom – 7, Angelo – 5, Gab – 4 Idiocracy (2006): Rom – 6, Angelo – 6, Gab – 6 You can also stream the episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, or Google Podcasts.

17 Waverly Podcast – Comic Couch – Ep 7

We are back for another episode of Comic Couch! Though we had a different idea for this week’s episode, a certain Disney Investor Day went down and we just have to talk about it. Join us for a special one hour episode as we break down announcements from Marvel and Lucas Film; The multiverse trilogy, new Disney+ series announcements, the growing Star Wars Universe, and what these new projects could mean for the future.

17 Waverly Podcast – Comic Couch – Ep 6

Welcome back to the Comic Couch! This week we’re diving into our review of the Mandalorian Chapter 13: The Jedi. Join us on the couch as we break down Rosario Dawson’s debut as Ahsoka Tano, lightsaber lore, and discuss what might be our favorite episode of the season so far. We also wanted to make sure we gave our two-cents on the reveal of Hailee Steinfeld’s Kate Bishop, and the rumored John Boyega DCEU talks; Jason Todd?

Episode 82 – Royally Flushed

Welcome one and all, whether you are commoner or sovereign, we hope you brought your finest tunics and tiaras as the fine gentlemen of the 17 Waverly Podcast are back for a very royal episode. This week’s pageantry is focused on everything that is noble and monarchical, starting with a review of season 4 of ‘The Crown’ @ (0:06:30). We then give a full review of probably one of the hottest shows of the year ‘Queen’s Gambit’ @ (0:44:45) and we end the show with a review of the 2001 film ‘Princess Diaries’ @ (01:04:00). Grab some tea and scones and join us for all that and much more! COUCH POTATO SCORES (1-10 scale): The Crown (Season 4): Rom – 9, Angelo – N/A, Gab – 9 Queen’s Gambit: Rom – 9, Angelo – 9, Gab – 8 Princess Diaries (2001): Rom – 3, Angelo – 7, Gab – 9 Listen here: You can also stream the episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, or Google Podcasts.

17 Waverly Podcast – Comic Couch – Ep 5

What is happening on the set of  Disney’s ‘The Mandalorian’? What do the couch boys think is going to happen the rest of the season? Which new characters will we see that are tied to the Star Wars universe that we know? Who is getting cut from HBO Max #SnyderCut Justice League movie? Will HBO Max have success with ‘Wonder Woman: 1984’ release? Was last weeks Undertaker match his actual last ride? All these questions are answered and more on this weeks comic couch! 

Episode 81 – Movies That Cook

Happy Thanksgiving to all our family and friends of the show that are celebrating! Welcome to this week’s family, fun, and more importantly FOOD filled episode of the 17 Waverly Podcast. Since a big part of the Thanksgiving holiday is eating a ridiculous amount of food, we decided to review movies that give us all the BEST of cuisine. We first review ‘Chef’ (2014) @ (0:05:45), then ‘Big Night’ (1996) @ (0:34:50), and finally ‘Tortilla Soup’ (2001) @ (0:59:35). Come spend some time with us for all that and much more! COUCH POTATO SCORES (1-10 scale): Chef (2014): Rom – 10, Angelo – 8, Gab – 9 Big Night (1996): Rom – 9, Angelo – 8, Gab – 9 Tortilla Soup (2001): Rom – 7, Angelo – 7, Gab – 7 Listen here: You can also stream the episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, or Google Podcasts.