Blade Licking Thieves Podcast #37 – Blade of the Immortal

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Download Link – Episode 37: Blade of the Immortal

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We review Takashi Miike’s 100th film, Blade of the Immortal (2017), a bloody, over the top, chambara romp, starring Takuya Kimura, Hana Sugisaki, and Sota Fukushi, based on the manga by Hiroaki Samura.

What We’ve Been Watching + News (00:00)

Review (40:05)

Twitter Questions (1:41:35)

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Blade Licking Thieves Podcast #36: Jackie Chan’s Who Am I?

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Download Link – Episode 36: Who Am I?

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Today, the crew reviews Jackie Chan’s Who Am I?, his last film with Golden Harvest and nearly his last film ever after a few of these stunts – plus Major 2nd for the 3 Minute Rule!

What We’ve Been Watching (00:00)

Listener Mail (45:45)

News (49:32)

Review (57:34)

Twitter Questions (2:07:08)

Three Minute Rule (2:14:08)

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Blade Licking Thieves Podcast #35: One-Armed Swordsman

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Download Link – Episode 35: One-Armed Swordsman

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Our Shaw Brothers training regimen continues with the bloody saga of Fang Cheng aka the One-Armed Swordsman (1967), a seminal work of wuxia film-making from prolific director Chang Cheh.

What We’ve Been Watching (00:00)

Listener Mail (39:12)

News (49:53)

Review (1:08:35)

Three Minute Rule (2:13:01)

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Blade Licking Thieves #34: Mazinkaiser

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Download Link – Episode 34: Mazinkaiser

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After a bit of a hiatus, the BLT crew is finally back on the couch with our review of Mazinkaiser, a 2001 OVA follow up to Go Nagai’s popular Mazinger super robot series that Turbo Smasher Punches its way into our hearts.

Review (40:07)

Twitter Questions (1:51:03)

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Blade Licking Thieves Spotlight #6: Cosplay with Diana and Emma

 

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We had originally planned to have a review episode out today, but fate intervened and we lost some crucial audio; thankfully, Grant’s been busy as ever, so to tide you over, here’s our latest Spotlight episode in which Grant talks Cosplay with special guests Diana   and Emma   + answers to all of your twitter questions.

Here’s the Rupaul post by Emma’s friend regarding the things drag Qqueens and cosplayers can learn from each other: https://www.therobotsvoice.com/2015/05/10_things_cosplayers_can_learn_from_rupauls_drag_r.php

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Blade Licking Thieves Spotlight #5: Days of Fandom Past with Dave Merrill

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Today, Grant and Zen are joined by special guest Dave Merrill (aka @terebifunhouse) author of the most excellent Let’s Anime blog for a chat about anime fandom of yesteryear.  We cover everything from clubs and cons, to zines, classic shows, and your twitter questions.  Enjoy!

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Blade Licking Thieves Podcast #33: Devilman Crybaby / Godzilla: Monster Planet

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Download Link – Episode 33: Devilman Crybaby / Godzilla: Monster Planet

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It’s a Netflix Double Feature, as the Blade Licking Thieves review Devilman Crybaby AND Godzilla: Monster Planet – in one episode!

Devilman Crybaby Review (00:00) ; Twitter Questions (1:20:24)

Godzilla: Monster Planet Review (1:26:24) ; Twitter Questions (2:02:20)

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