All posts filed under: Season 9

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.

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.

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.

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.

Episode 80 – Gamers Unite

Welcome back folks for this weeks action packed episode of the 17 Waverly Podcast. This week we decided that the recent releases of new video game consoles was a good enough reason to watch movies dedicated to video games. We start the episode with short tribute to the late Alex Trebek, followed by reviews of ‘Resident Evil’ (2002) @ (0:08:45), ‘Sonic The Hedgehog’ (2020) @ (0:23:00), and finally ‘Super Mario Brothers’ (1993) @ (0:42:30). Join us on the couch for all that and much more! COUCH POTATO SCORES (1-10 scale): Resident Evil (2002): Rom – 1, Angelo – 3, Gab – 1 Sonic The Hedgehog (2020): Rom – 7, Angelo – 6, Gab – 9 Super Mario Brothers (1993): Rom – 3, Angelo – 7, Gab – 4 Listen here: You can also stream the episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, or Google Podcasts.