This week on The First Run, Chris and Matt discuss the latest entry from the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the return of Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly in ‘Ant-Man And The Wasp’. As the rest of the MCU was off fighting Thanes, what were Hawkeye, Ant-Man, The Wasp, and Luis doing? Well, we’ll have to wait on Hawkeye, but now we know what was up with the rest. Bill Foster (“Goliath”) is introduced along with our villain, Ghost. Is ‘Ant-Man And The Wasp’ the palette cleanser we’ve all needed after the events of ‘Avengers: Infinity War’? Can our intrepid heroes rescue Janet Van Dyne from the quantum realm? Will Michael Peña steal the show again? Then it’s a review of the latest film in the ‘Purge’ series, the prequel, ‘The First Purge. There’s the always reliable rundown of the big releases on Blu-Ray & DVD, featuring the Straight to DVD and Streaming Picks of the Week. Then with all the news the hosts revisit the Lounge to discuss Henry Cavill, the Blomkamp Robocop sequel, ScarJo, and that big Star Wars announcement. It’s big extra large sized show just waiting for your to enjoy!
- 00:00-22:05: Intro/Ant-Man & The Wasp
- 22:06-29:24: Blu-Ray & DVD Picks
- 29:25-38:48: The First Purge
- 38:49-1:10:53: The Lounge
- 1:10:54-1:13:26: Wrap Up
Theme music by Jamal Malachi Ford-Bey
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