On this special holiday episode of The First Run, Chris and Matt discuss the all new, all different, and potentially amazing animated feature, ‘Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse’. Could the story of Miles Morales’ Spider-Man be the best super hero film of 2018? After the always relatively entertaining Blu-Ray & DVD Picks, featuring the Straight to DVD and Streaming Picks of the Week, Chris has to leave. Thankfully, a special guest steps in to pick up the slack. Then it’s on to everyone’s favorite SILF as Kurt Russell portrays Santa Claus in Netflix’s ‘The Christmas Chronicles’. Can a couple kids help Santa save Christmas after basically causing the problem in the first place? And how many references to war and criminals can one holiday movie contain? Finally Matt and our super secret guest play a rousing game of TFR Libs featuring such incredibly interesting fill-in-the-blank scenarios like Disney “live action” remakes of classic animated films is _______________. And more! It’s a super holiday spectacular!
00:00-14:04: Intro/Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse
14:05-17:07: Blu-Ray & DVD Picks
17:08-24:43: The Christmas Chronicles
24:44-41:20: TFR Libs
41:21-43:02: Wrap Up
Theme music provided by Jamal Malachi Ford-Bey