Can you imagine having done something that changes how to live so much that you'd have to start considering hiring a bodyguard?
Inspired by 1992's "The Bodyguard", The Reel Debaters look at movie history's guardians and leave safety at the door in the weeks episode.
Premise: Come up with a unique backstory and situation as to why you would need the services of a bodyguard. Pick any character that you deem fit and argue why that character would make a great agent of protection in your situation.
Rules: No super powers, one bodyguard only, no enhancements
Points are awarded based on the 3 above categories so bring your A game.
In the living room this week is Mark Cowell, Chris Stanton, Micheal Petrow and special guest Denzel Leblanc from Wesley Studios Podcast.
Trailer of the week: New Mutants (April 2020)
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Cast & Crew
**Casting has changed over the years, current enrollment in the debater-verse can be seen below***
- Executive Producer, Editor, Mixer Captain of the USS Debater Micheal Petrow Genres: 90's/Early 2000's ..Actually just everything.
- Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Commander Martin Navarro. Genres: Sci fi/Fantasy/Animation
- Co-Host/Co-Producer and Comedian Lieutenant Commander Jimmy Skinner Genres: Horror and B Movies
- Co-Host/Co-Producer Pop Culture Officer Mark Cowell Genres: Blockbuster, Popcorn Movies
-Co-Host/Co-Producer Visual Arts Officer Rob Strachan Genres: Contemporary, Classic, and Blockbuster
-Co-Host and Nerd/Geekdom Officer Charles Fernandes Genres: Marvel and DC. Superhero and Comic book
-Co-Host and Entertainment Officer Ian Bawa Genres: Short, Independent, Contemporary and Art-house
-Co-Host And Female First Officer Emily Clarke Genres: Strong Female lead, Marvel and DC, Contemporary and blockbuster
-Art by Aaron Doel and
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Welcome to The Reel Debaters, where real life meets reel life...
Each week you’ll hear 4 debaters sit down as they come up with a new tussle where they compare, contrast and insult each other with their takes for your listening pleasure. They'll either insert themselves into a story or see how they fare or bring the characters into real life scenarios that make less than no sense. As a bonus you'll get access from within the film industry and listen to "reel talks" about our favorite moments, scenes and stories.
Tune Thursday for a new episode and if there’s something you wanna hear beaten to death send us an email firstname.lastname@example.org