S1E2 - Mortal Kombat (1995)
In our second episode of Season 1, the team fights their way through Outworld's best in Mortal Kombat.
- 1:05 The Tutorial (our 60 second plot summary)
- 2:10 Our familiarity with the Mortal Kombat series
- 4:10 The opening of the film
- 9:10 We discuss the movie's set budgets and tie this movie to Reboot and Dinosaur
- 13:00 Travis makes his case for the "good part" of this movie
- 19:50 We were very confused about the rules of the tournament and the film cannon
- 24:50 We toast the Liu Kang vs. Reptile fight
- 28:40 The end of the movie
- 30:45 MinMax - the segment where we cover the pros and cons of this film
- 36:45 Critical Hits (our review of Metacritic user reviews)
- 41:10 Before we close, we play a game of Real of Fake with the MK Universe!
- 45:00 Should this movie be cut or seen?
- 47:15 Show close and our "quote of the show"
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Music (used under Creative Commmons): "Introduction" by Lifeformed | Intro Voiceover by DJ Stormageddon