What is ‘Star Trek Discovery: The Butcher’s Knife Cares Not for the Lamb’s Cry’

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Star Trek has always been a fairly episodic experience; even Deep Space Nine which upped the whole epic story thing to try and compete with B5 was a fairly stand alone experience. But this a new Star Trek for a new generation, with swearing and sex and thus we’re pretty much just trying to wrap up half a dozen things from the last three episodes in this weeks…………………

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What is ‘Wonder Woman’ (2011 Pilot)?

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When Zack Snyder saw DC’s two biggest names going at it for no desernable reason, leaving a bloody trail of bodies in each other wakes and screaming the name Martha randomly, even he knew he needed something to patch the movie together and that was a job for Wonder Woman. Soon to be the first major blockbuster female led superhero movie, not counting all the other ones we’ve had; where she dates Captain Kirk and visits World War 1. Will it be any good? I don’t know I haven’t seen it, yet. But going off all the other female led superhero movies, probably not. Still this isn’t the first stab at bringing the golden eagle chested heroine back after Lynda Carters defining role. For there was also……………………..

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What is ‘Heat Vision and Jack’?

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We’ve had pilots from Ron Weasley, Doctor Who and ever Shaggy but this could be hard to ever top for most star power in an unpicked up t.v pilot. In the distant year of 1999 we have Jack Black then and up and coming comedian, relativly unknown outside of the comedy circtui butonly a year away till “High Fidelity”, Owen Wilson a bit part actor from a number of projects but only a year away from “Shanghai Noon”, Ben Stiller one time t.v actor, one time Emmy winner and only a year away from “Meet the Parents” and Dan Harmon a guy known for singing about masturbation  and yet only ten years away from Community, I know that seems like a relatively long amount of time but the show’s just that good and no I haven’t seen Rick and Morty yet. All of them got together for a television pilot called ………………………….

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What is ‘Three Men in a Boat’?

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With Top Gear now signed up for perhaps the least popular streaming service online and considering some have ended up signing with Yahoo that’s saying something. So the question is will the three grumpy old boys work well under new management and more importantly will anyone follow them over? Until then the question is where else can we find three grumpy, old, slightly sexist, men who should know better as they travel across the country bickering, arguing and complaining in the pursuit of entertainment. Well here’s an idea.

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