Episode 80: ‘Game of Thrones,’ Sam Humphries, ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’

‘Game of Thrones’ continues to thrill audiences since it has departed from the books, ‘Battle of Bastards’ delivered every moment fans deserved. Now, how does David Benioff follow up an almost flawless episode and close out the season with ‘The Winds of Winter.’ EJ and will breakdown ‘Battle of Bastards’ and look to the future.

DC Comics writer Sam Humphries called the Monkeys Fighting Robots Hotline to discuss his latest project ‘Green Lantern,’ possible Justice League crossover, and will we see Simon Baz punch Donald Trump.

20th Century Fox did not schedule a press screening for ‘Independence Day: Resurgence.’ Is this a new trend for film studios to combat negative reviews. Matt and EJ analyze the relationships between movie critics and film studios.

Strap yourself in buckaroo! Episode 80 of the Monkeys Fighting Robots podcast is here.

1:38 – ‘Game of Thrones’

18:40 – Sam Humphries Interview

30:39 – ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’

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Never heard of Matt Sardo?
For starters, he made the Kessel Run in less than 11 parsecs. Prior to that, he gave Doc Brown the idea for the flux capacitor and led the Resistance to victory over SkyNet – all while sipping a finely crafted IPA. As a radio host, he’s interviewed celebrities, athletes and everyone in between. He’s covered everything from the Super Bowl to Comic-Con.

Who is EJ Moreno?
Is he a trained physician? No. Is he a former Miss Universe contestant? Possibly. But what we know for sure is he’s a writer, filmmaker, and pop culture enthusiast. Since film school, EJ has written & directed several short films. He’s used his passion of filmmaking to become a movie critic for MonkeysFightingRobots.com.

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Matthew Sardo
Matthew Sardo
As the founder of Monkeys Fighting Robots, I'm currently training for my next job as an astronaut cowboy. Reformed hockey goon, comic book store owner, video store clerk, an extra in 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon,' 'Welcome Back Freshman,' and for one special day, I was a Ghostbuster.