Fathers’ Day – Dare Daniel Podcast Episode 69 “You mirth machine, you.” This week, Daniel and Corky revive their long-running Lowell Ganz vs. Babaloo Mandel feud by reviewing the wretched Fathers’ Day. A film so sloppy that it was released on Mother’s Day weekend, Fathers’ Day bottoms even the […]
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Dolittle (2020) – Dare Daniel Podcast Episode 68 “Teamwork makes the dream work!” In this week’s episode, Daniel and Corky get their Barry-berries caught in the gears of the robotic Dolittle. This 2020 box office bomb stars dozens of insufferable CGI creatures and an even more insufferable Robert […]
Backdraft 2 – Dare Daniel Podcast Episode 67 “McCaffrey’s not here to make friends, make family, or make the country any better.” Personality void Joe Anderson heads this unnecessary and empty straight-to-streaming sequel. He plays scion Sean McCaffrey, a fire-splaining arson investigator with visible stink lines and a […]
Krull – Dare Daniel Podcast Episode 66 “It’s not the Glaive, it’s you.” Is it a heroic fantasy or a science-fiction swashbuckler? Or is it just a bald-faced Star Wars knockoff with touches of Lord of the RIngs and Excalibur? In this coffee-addled podcast episode, Daniel and Corky confront […]
Street Fighter (1994) – Dare Daniel Podcast Episode 65 “Good morning, Shadaloo!” Daniel and Corky travel to Shadaloo for this week’s episode, as they review Jean-Claude Van Damme in Street Fighter. Adapted from the CapCom video game, Street Fighter offers all the visual and narrative coherence you would expect from […]
Destination Wedding – Dare Daniel Podcast Episode 64 This week, Daniel and Corky remember the days when you could still travel to destinations by reviewing Keanu Reeves and Winona Ryder in Destination Wedding. After remaining cooped up for months, the Dare Daniel hosts are ready for a fight. […]