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, Avengers Assemble), and Chris Thorne (sketch card artist – The Walking Dead, Star Wars) participate in a thorough retrospective discussion regarding Total Recall (1990) in light of the film’s 30th anniversary, with topics including the film’s tone and themes, the performances of the cast, the uber-violence present in the film and the criticism it received, and more. (Beware: SPOILERS for Total Recall abound in this panel discussion!)
Cast members: Phillip Kelly (writer, filmmaker, and Fanbase Press Contributor), Justin Peniston (writer – Hunter Black, Avengers Assemble), and Chris Thorne (sketch card artist – The Walking Dead, Star Wars), Barbra Dillon (Fanbase Press Editor-in-Chief), and Bryant Dillon (Fanbase Press President, writer of Identity Thief, Something Animal)
This month’s sponsor: All episodes of The Fanbase Weekly Podcast this month are sponsored by Immortal Studios, which is an original content studio with a modern and elevated take on the ancient Chinese martial arts-fantasy genre. The company was founded on a commitment to share empowering and transformational stories to define a new heroes journey where everyone is the one. More information about the company and their work may be found at immortal-studios.com, as well as on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
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