Join the Defenders as they talk about Frank Miller’s Daredevil: The Man Without Fear! In 1980, Frank Miller got to draw Roger McKenzie’s interpretation of the Daredevil origin and eventually he took over as lead writer for an epic run on the series. In 1993, Frank returned to give his own take on the “unfortunate” beginnings of Matt Murdock, a young man without fear. And this week, the classic miniseries is examined and cross-examined by The Defenders and special guest Killian! We hope you enjoy the show. We also recommend Dave’s Daredevil Podcast episodes 10-14 for more on this miniseries! And make sure to come back next week as we begin our weekly look at the Daredevil series on Netflix! It’s almost here!!! Excelsior!
Join the Defenders as they talk 2003’s Daredevil the Director’s Cut! In 2003, after the success of X-Men and Spider-Man, Daredevil finally got his shot at the cinemas. It was a big success financially but critical reception was mixed to poor. A year later, we got a Director’s Cut which added nearly 30 minutes and Coolio. Did more of this movie make it palatable or did writer/director Mark Steven Johnson bite off more than he could chew? And how much comedy can be mined from a character whose last name sounds like a delicious snack? The Defenders call Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner to the stand! Join us next week for a look at Frank Miller/John Romita Jr’s “Daredevil: The Man Without Fear”! And then the following week, Daredevil premieres on Netflix! Excelsior!
Join us as we talk about Daredevil and the Kingpin’s first live-action appearance with guest Vickey Tree from Geek Syndicate in her first live-action podcast appearance! Is this 1989 TV movie so terrible that it’s found guilty or is nostalgia and campiness enough to get an acquittal from The Defenders? Excelsior!