They Warned Us!

9 EpisodesProduced by Lerron Wright and Rafael Reyes

a podcast where we talk about films, their motifs, cultural impact, and to what degree these movies represent our values and identities as People of Color. Cover art photo provided by rawpixel on Unsplash: https://unsplash.com/@rawpixel

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Man-Boy vs. Fan-Boy discuss films that lead up to Avengers: Engame

April 26th, 2019

46:46

Lerron Wright and RJ Reyes discuss their favorite Marvel films that lead up to Avengers: Endgame.  Listen to our podcast to hear which parts of Marvel films were most pivotal to them, as well as talk about what they …

Episode 8: I'll be back! T2 and the Erasure of Blackness: Part Deux

January 23rd, 2019

49:14

In Episode 8 of They Warned Us! we will be reviewing Terminator 2, the 1991 blockbuster hit by Arnold Schwarzenegger.  This is part 2 of a 2 part …

Episode 7: I'll be back! T2 and the Erasure of Blackness: Part I

January 10th, 2019

46:53

In Episode 7 of They Warned Us! we will be reviewing Terminator 2, the 1991 blockbuster hit by Arnold Schwarzenegger.  This is part 1 of a 2 part …

Episode 6: Have you Forgotten? Total Recall!

January 5th, 2019

1:13:07

In Episode 6 of They Warned Us! we are talking about the 1990 film Total Recall.  In its early reception it pushed the envelope on special effects and CGI.  However, what about the values it was trying to portray …

Episode 5: Put on Your Running Shoes, It's Time for the Running Man!

December 28th, 2018

1:07:17

In this episode of They Warned Us! we look at Arnold Schwarzenegger's The Running Man!  In 2017, after a worldwide economic collapse, the United …

Episode 4: Put On Your Helmets Everyone, It's Rollerball!

December 22nd, 2018

1:00:45

The year is 2018 in a futuristic society where corporations have replaced countries. A violent futuristic game known as Rollerball is the …

Episode 3 - They Gotta Have It! Soylent Green

November 13th, 2018

1:31:29

In this episode of They Warned Us! we look at the 1973 post-apocalyptic sci-fi thriller Soylent Green, which will wrap up our Heston Trifecta. What makes this film so compelling are the themes the film touches upon:

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Episode 2: Omega Man!

November 5th, 2018

47:21

In this podcast we discuss The Omega Man! a film that speaks about what happens when the earth has gone through, not only nuclear disaster, but chemical warfare. It struggles with the desires of maintaining the …

Episode 1: Introduction and Planet of the Apes!

October 25th, 2018

58:51

On our first episode, we briefly introduce why we are engaging dystopian films. We follow this by talking about and critiquing the 1968 film Planet …

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