On Episode 240, Doug and Dirty A discuss the start of Marvel’s Phase 5, Ant-Man & The Wasp: Quantumania! (still hate that title) Is it the next explosive chapter in the Marvel saga or does it just fizzle out?

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The Summer Movie Season is upon us! The party gets started, as usual, with the MCU and this year’s entry is Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness! What did Doug and Dirty A think of this latest flick in the MCU?

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On Episode 198 of The Hodgepodge Podcast, Doug and Dirty A welcome back friend of the show Matt King to discuss Spider-Man: Far From Home! Clearly, this was recorded prior to Marvel Studios’ big Phase 4 reveal at San Diego Comic Con, so laugh at some of their incorrect predictions. As usual, MAJOR SPOILERS throughout. Continue reading


Introducing: The Crossover Podcast!

Because one podcast isn’t enough for Doug, he has teamed up with friend of the Hodgepodge Podcast Matt King for the Crossover Podcast! The Crossover is a superhero-movie-centric podcast which will feature some comic book talk as well. If you enjoy the Hodgepodge, you’ll enjoy Crossover! Head on over to their Facebook and YouTube pages – the first episode is already up!

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/crossoverpodcast

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8BuSEyi8fIQV9V6rTZ241A

Episode 66: Spider Man Comes Home feat. Special Guest: Matt King


ONE person isn’t happy about the news.

In Episode 66, Doug and Dirty A welcome back friend of the show Matt King to FINALLY discuss the big Spider-Man to the Marvel Cinematic Universe news. This news was very close to Matt’s heart and he may or may not have cried several times throughout the recording. Take a listen and judge for yourself! Continue reading

Episode 64: Jupiter Confusing with Special Guest: Matt King


Doug ponders the mysteries of Jupiter Ascending

When Doug and Dirty A checked out Jupiter Ascending on a free screening, they were joined by friend of the show, author Matt King, so it made perfect sense to have Matt swing by and discuss the Wachowskis’ latest…uh…”film.” Then, as is usually the case when Matt stops by, the discussion turns to comic book movie and TV news. Please keep in mind that this episode was recorded PRIOR to the big Spider-Man news that broke this week, but we’ll be visiting that topic in Episode 66 next week. Take a listen! Continue reading

Avengers 2 Dream Scene


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Doug‘s been thinking about Avengers: Age of Ultron – a lot. Head over to his author page to see what scene he would add to the upcoming sequel. If you’re a Marvel fan, you won’t be disappointed! Continue reading

Episode 45: Guardians of the Galaxy with guest: Matt King

GOTG_Payoff_1-Sht_v4b_LgIn Episode 45, Doug and Dirty A are joined once again by author Matt King. This time, the trio tackles Marvel’s latest hit, Guardians of the Galaxy, while also taking the time to rundown the highlights of San Diego Comic Con. Take a listen!

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