Beer With Geeks
About the Show
A podcast hosted by two guys who grew up as geeks in the 1990s. Each week, they cover a whole range of geeky topics over a couple of beers.
Episode 187: Santa Jelly
December 15th, 2017
36 mins 38 secs
bernard the elf, buddy the elf, charlie brown, frosty the snowman, heat miser, kevin mcalister, rudolph the red nosed reindeer, santa claus, scrooge, snoopy, the grinch, winter warlock, yukon cornelius
Frank and Tim are celebrating the holidays by putting everyone's favorite Christmas characters in an arena and letting them duke it out. Can Santa beat Yukon Cornelius? You'll just have to listen and find out. Cheers!
Episode 186: Cheesy F.D.R.
December 8th, 2017
56 mins 2 secs
george m cohan, grand old flag, james cagney, michael curtiz, over there, suicide squadcast, yankee doodle dandy
Frank is joined by Scott from the Suicide Squadcast Network to geek out on one of Hollywood's greatest musicals: Yankee Doodle Dandy. This is a bit of a trip in the wayback machine, but well worth a listen. Cheers!
Episode 185: I’m a Doctor, Not the Riddler
December 1st, 2017
30 mins 17 secs
indiana jones, indiana jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull, indiana jones and the last crusade, indiana jones and the temple of doom, james kirk, nero, raiders of the lost ark, romulans, star trek
Tim and Frank enjoy a little thought experiment: what if Indiana Jones was the captain of the Starship Enterprise? In this "Character for Character" episode, we see what would happen if Indy took the place of Captain James T. Kirk.
Episode 184: Fratboy of the Sea
November 24th, 2017
58 mins 24 secs
aquaman, batman, cyborg, deathstroke, justice league, lex luthor, parademons, steppenwolf, superman, the flash, wonder woman
Tim and Frank are joined by friend of the show Damon to break down their experience FINALLY seeing the long-awaited "Justice League!" Cheers!
Episode 183: Jaw-rassic Park
November 17th, 2017
36 mins 47 secs
betty white, bill pullman, brendan gleeson, bridget fonda, john ottoman, lake placid, oliver platt
Tim gives Frank homework: watch David E. Kelley's 1999 thriller "Lake Placid" and try to have a conversation about it. This might just be the most conflicting episode yet of "Let Me Tell You Why It's Wonderful." Cheers!
Episode 182: Hela Good Movie
November 10th, 2017
47 mins 56 secs
chris hemsworth, thor ragnarok
Frank and Tim are talking Thor: Ragnarok this week! They find that squeezing this movie into just one episode is like keeping Loki away from mischief: hard to do. Cheers!
Episode 181: Ceti-ing You Up
November 3rd, 2017
1 hr 59 mins
captain james kirk, deforest kelley, genesis, james horner, leonard nimoy, nicholas meyer, ricardo montalban, spock, star trek, william shatner, wrath of khan
It’s finally here! Frank and Tim’s long-awaited movie commentary for Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan has finally arrived. Set your phasers to stun and get ready to enjoy some Romulan Ale. Cheers!
Episode 180: A-maze-ing
October 27th, 2017
39 mins 52 secs
beer with geeks, jack nicholson, jack torrance, shelley duvall, stanley kubrick, stephen king
Frank and Tim have a spoOoOoky time talking about Stanley Kubrick's 1980 thriller "The Shining" on this Halloween exSCAREvaganza!
Episode 179: LEGO Did It Better
October 20th, 2017
39 mins 57 secs
bruce boxleitner, daft punk, jeff bridges, tron legacy
Frank and Tim return with TRON: Legacy, the latest in their ongoing series "Let Me Tell You Why It's Wonderful." Some surprising developments pop up, and you won't want to miss them.
Episode 178: Effortlessly Awesome
October 13th, 2017
53 mins 4 secs
batfleck, batman, ben affleck, cyborg, finn, gal gadot, justice league, luke skywalker, poe dameron, rey, star wars, superman, the flash, the last jedi, wonder woman
Frank and Tim are covering two mega trailers this week! The Justice League trailer and Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer BOTH dropped in the same weekend, so the guys have lots to cover.
Episode 177: What The Hell, Ridley Scott?
October 6th, 2017
41 mins 12 secs
blade runner, blade runner 2049, blade runner the final cut, daryl hannah, deckard, edward james olmos, harrison ford, ridley scott, rutger hauer, ryan gosling, sean young
Frank and Tim talk "Blade Runner: The Final Cut" as well as a tangent about the state of visual effects in modern film. All to celebrate "Blade Runner 2049."
Episode 176: Exclamation Grunts
September 29th, 2017
32 mins 38 secs
2000 ad, i am the law, i knew you'd say that, judge dredd, karl urban, rob schneider, sylvester stallone
Tim and Frank are back with another "Let Me Tell You Why It's Wonderful". This time, Frank does his homework and reports back on 1995's "Judge Dredd".
Episode 175: Buildings Roman But Not
September 22nd, 2017
38 mins 34 secs
clerks, indie films, narragansett, sam adams, samuel adams, the big sick
Frank and Tim just saw "The Big Sick" so they're all about indie films right now.
Episode 174: What The R2-Bleep2, Star Wars?!
September 15th, 2017
36 mins 10 secs
book of henry, colin trevorrow, gareth edwards, jj abrams, jurassic world, kathleen kennedy, michael arndt, rian johnson, safety not guaranteed, star trek, star trek into darkness, star wars
Tim and Frank try to keep track of the revolving door of Star Wars writers and directors, following the news that J.J. Abrams will direct Star Wars Episode IX in place of Colin Trevorrow.
Episode 173: Zeus Makes the Sign of the Z
September 8th, 2017
33 mins 26 secs
avenger, batman, beer, beer with geeks, fantasy, geeks, justice league, sci-fi, spider-man, star trek, star wars, superheroes, superman, yoda, zeus, zorro
It's Frank's turn to challenge Tim to a geeky game of "Would You Rather" this week. Cheers!