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Sep 18, 2016

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Hosted by Remi Lavictoire, Jonathan Colbon and Kyran Mountain.

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This week on The Sci-Fi Movie Podcast, Jonathan, Rem and Kyran present the final episode of The Sci-Fi Movie Podcast!


Movie News:

Jonathan: 'Godzilla Resurgence' Becomes Biggest Live-Action Film of Year

Kyran: Death on the set of Blade Runner 2

Rem: IBM’s computer Watson creates a trailer for new movie ‘Morgan’


Movies to see:

Jonathan: About Time (2013)

Rem: Westworld (1973)

Kyran: Zathura (2005)


Movies To Avoid:

Rem: Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)

Kyran: Zathura (2005)

Jonathan: Battlefield Earth (2000)


Top Five List of Essential Sci-Fi Movies

Listener picks
1. Blade Runner
2. The Matrix
3. Star Wars 5: Empire Strikes Back
4. Star Wars IV: A New Hope
5. Aliens

Honourable Mentions:
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
Enemy Mine
Forbidden Planet
The Day The Earth Stood Still
The Terminator
X-Men 3: The Last Stand

Combined Host Top 5 List (Rem, Jonathan, Kyran)
1. Star Wars IV: A New Hope
2. Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
3. 2001: A Space Odyssey
4. The Martian
5. Blade Runner

Rem's picks:
1. 2001: A Space Odyssey
2. Blade Runner
3. The Matrix
4. War Of The Worlds
5. The Day The Earth Stood Still

Honourable Mentions:
The Terminator
Star Wars IV: A New Hope

Jonathan's picks:
1. Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
2. Star Wars IV: A New Hope
3. Inception
4. The Iron Giant
5. Serenity

Honourable Mentions:
Galaxy Quest
Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back
District 9

Kyran's picks
1. The Martian
2. Star Wars Series
3. Back To The Future
4. Edge Of Tomorrow
5. Minority Report

Honourable Mentions:
The Last Starfighter
Ender's Game


Big thanks to Ian Fults, our co host partner from the very beginning.

Thanks some of our previous guests, and Ian, Bonnie and Tim, and everyone else who joined us:
Trevor Laboucane, Judy Marston, Jaime Pahal, Jason Cabassi, Kevin Bachelder, Cris Nicols, Cecile Korst, Josh Readon, Rob Cesternino, Nick Miller, Wayne Henderson, Robin Ess, Tony, Mr. Blahg, Dallas Ross, Scott Hertzog, Christina Smith, Andrew Jackson, Elizabeth Round, Pi’ilani and her daughter Kanoi, Daniel McIntyre, Jen Briney, Seth Heasley, Brian Campbell, Doug Ferguson, Roger Cousineau

We’ll leave the Podcast in iTunes and the Website will be online for the next 6 months.

Listener Feedback

Wayne Henderson
I'm sorry to hear about the end of the SFMP, Rem. I sure have enjoyed listening to it, over the years!
Top 5 Essential SF movies:
3. Star Wars - A New Hope.
4. Star Wars - Empire Strikes Back.
2. The Matrix.
1. Blade Runner.
5. Alien.

Bonnie Beyea

Cathy Oliver
I'm sad to hear this Rem. I may not have participated but that is only because it isn't my genre of movie. You know I support you always and hope whatever you have in store keeps you happy!

Rena Lavictoire
You must be on your way to another form of sharing yourself...I hear Skype works really well on Sundays

Jeff Ritchot
Sorry to hear bud you and Jonathan are extremely talented and very entertaining to listen to can't wait to support your next adventure cheers man!

David Oliver
Sorry to hear its the end Rem. ' Here are my picks for the essential Sci-Fi movies. 1-Blade Runner, 2-The Matrix 3-The 5th Element 4-Serenity 5-Silent Running (Yes, Im that old)

Oscar Esquivel
2-original 3 star wars
4-john Carter (i know, I know)
5-edge of tommorow

Hans-Kristian Moslund
Amazing journey for you guys, what an effort and pleasure for the fans. You have followed me in many hours of driving and house cleaning, and it will never be the same agin. Rem and Jonathan - you are the best !! - and you absolutely have made a difference for me !! Thank you - thank you - thank you !!!.

Mark Des Cotes
Thanks for the ride guys. My top 5 would be, in reverse order.
5 - Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
4 - The Matrix
3 - Ghostbusters (The Original)
2 - Back To The Future
1 - Star Wars A New Hope

Stefan Kanzok
I can only echo everyone else here. More of a passive listener but I enjoyed every episode immensely. You always made me feel like being one at the same table discussing the movies we love. You will be sorely missed. THANK YOU!! My top 5 essential Sci-fi movies would be 1. Serenity, 2. The Empire strikes back, 3. The Matrix, 4. The Martian, 5. Star Trek (2009). Thanks again and all the best to you!!!

Kelly A. Beam
Sorry to hear that you're ending the podcast. It's been great listening to you guys. It's probably too late for this, but here are my top 5 (in no particular order):

Star Wars (A New Hope)
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
Jurassic Park
The Matrix

Chuck Moore
No! Don't go!

Andrew Lantz

Steve Ferguson
So sorry to hear your podcasting adventure is coming to an end. I'd like to personally thank you for your recommendations, your commentary, and the hours of entertainment I've had listening to you. Good fortune and much love to whatever you gents wind up pursuing!

Now on to my top five list...

5) Back to the Future.
4) Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
3) Star Trek II - The Wrath of Khan
2) Star Wars Episode 5 - The Empire Strikes Back
1) Blade Runner: The Final Cut

Ton de Witte
Well all good things must come to an end still a pity I loved listening.
5 the Matrix
4 blade runner
3 gattaca
2 the day the earth stood still
1 forbidden planet

Not necessarily in this order these movies have influenced other movies or were very original and they made an impression on me.

Jeff Pierce
Awwww man..... sorry to hear this. but really enjoyed everything you guys have done. thanks for the fun. all the best

Jennifer Robertson
Such a shame. I will miss you guys and I wish you all the luck for the future.

Jennifer Robertson
Insert "Wilhelm Scream" here

Shawn Smalldridge
Thanks for all the great shows guys!

Matt Young
Nooooooooooooo, just found you guys when you joined Podcastica. Really sorry to hear that it's ending now. Live long and prosper, where you're going, you won't need roads.... it's a trap!

David Zapanta
Well, damn. You will be missed. Thanks for making my commute more bearable. Much luck to all of you in your future endeavors...!

Now, as for my Top 5 Essential Sci-Fi Movies, here they are in no particular order:...See More

Scott Chappel
Spent many hours listening as I traveled for work. 1-The Matrix, 2-Blade Runner, 3- Empire Strikes Back, 4-Inception and 5- Wrath of Khan. You will be missed.

Bair Innokentev
I wish all the best for Rem, Jonathan, Kyran and Ian, your show was truly a masterpiece from start to finish!
As for Top 5 Movies, I would like to list the following:
- The Terminator
- Robocop
- Minority Report
- Inception
- Disctrict 9

Honorable mentions:
- Men In Black
- Galaxy Quest (I have to admit, I still haven't seen Wrath of Khan, but until that, Galaxy Quest is the best Star Trek movie for me)

Michael Simshauser
Ok, my top five for the last episode: 1) Alien, 2) 2001, 3) Sleeper, 4) The Day the Earth Stood Still & 5) The Last Starfighter

Graeme McKenzie
Did you run of movies? Good luck in the future guys

Lisa Lyons
NOOOOOOO!!!!!!!! The top 5 of David and Lisa Lyons... 1: Aliens 2: Star Wars Empire Strikes Back 3: Star Trek Wrath of Khan 4: The Martian 5: District 9 - Guys, we just want to thank you for so many thought-provoking discussions, and a wonderful series of podcasts. I'm honestly going to miss your presence in the car on the way to and from work; and hope that whatever you end up doing works out well for you all!

Hans-Kristian Moslund
top 5: 1. Blade Runner, 2. The Matrix 3 : Edge Of Tomorrow 4. Aliens 5: Star Wars.
will miss you guys - thanks for the great work - it made a difference

Liz Irwin
I'm so sad to see you guys go. Honestly one of my favorite all time podcasts.
1. Dune

I can't narrow it down after that...but man, I'm so sad!!

Jamie Piper
No way ! So sad . Love your podcast.What about Earth Girls are Easy ?

Scott Buchanan
Star Wars (the original, still the best. And yes I know I'm showing my age)
Blade Runner
The Empire strikes back (running theme here)
Star Trek the Undiscovered Country
X-men Days of future past (it's borderline close enough for me)
Thank you for the excellent work these past 140 episodes

Sooz Lee Ean Beecham
Nooo! Why?! One of my favourite podcasts, listen to it while I'm commuting all the time, will be missed!

John Sheehy
All the best, and congratulations on an excellent podcast series that will be missed
1. X-Men 3: The Last Stand
2. Star Trek 2: Wrath of Khan
3. Star Wars 5: Empire Strikes Back
4. Aliens
5. Terminator 2: Judgement

"Holding a Mirror Up to Society"
1. District 9
2. Robot & Frank
3. Cube
4. Ex-Machina
5. Gattaca

Doug Ferguson
Man, I'm going to miss this show. You guys helped me become a better podcaster myself. Plus HOURS and HOURS of entertainment and opinions. What a good run. Your show will be missed.
Only 5 of the top Sci-fi movies?? Yikes!
In no particular order...
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Children of Men
Terminator 2: Judgement Day
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Pi'ilani Req
I'm so sad that you're going dark. But, I have a list of five sci Fi movies I need to watch now 😊


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