Fanbase Feature: 20th Anniversary Retrospective on ‘Unbreakable’ (2000)

As a special feature of The Fanbase Weekly podcast, the Fanbase Feature focuses on and celebrates a specific element of geek culture.


In this Fanbase Feature, Fanbase Press co-founders Barbra and Bryant Dillon and special guests Phillip Kelly (writer, filmmaker, and Fanbase Press Contributor), Justin Peniston (writer - Hunter Black and Fanbase Press Contributor), and D.J. Kirkbride (writer - Amelia Cole, Once and Future Queen) participate in a thorough retrospective discussion regarding Unbreakable (2000) in light of the film's 20th anniversary, with topics including the film's deconstruction of the superhero genre, the theme of finding one's place in the world, the film's relation to the comic book medium, and more. (Beware: SPOILERS for Unbreakable abound in this panel discussion!)



Cast members
: Phillip Kelly (writer, filmmaker, and Fanbase Press Contributor), Justin Peniston (writer - Hunter Black and Fanbase Press Contributor), and D.J. Kirkbride (writer - Amelia Cole, Once and Future Queen), Barbra Dillon (Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief), and Bryant Dillon (Fanbase Press President, writer of Identity Thief, Something Animal)


This episode's sponsor: This episode of The Fanbase Weekly Podcast is sponsored by Bubbles and Things Soaps. Bubbles and Things Soaps is a family-owned small batch soap company fueled by a love of toy collecting, all things geeky, and safe, fun, bath products. They uphold a promise to keep their products detergent, phthalate, paraben, and sulfate free. From their artisan line of bars and scrubs to their fandom and geeky themed soaps, Bubbles and Things Soaps wants the best for you and your family as much as they demand it for their own. Ultimately, they hope that their products put a smile on your face and bring you or someone you love a bit of bath time joy. More information may be found at www.bubblesandthingssoaps.com, as well as on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Plus, Fanbase Press readers can enjoy a 10% discount through November 15th using the coupon code, FANBASE10.


 






The Fanbase Weekly
Theme Song Written and Performed by
: Adam WarRock

The Fanbase Weekly Theme Song Produced by: Mikal kHill

Episode Photo by: Bryant Dillon


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