Hi, We're Mary & Blake

NERDS
PODCASTERS
BLOGGERS

HI! WE'RE MARY & BLAKE

NERDS | PODCASTERS BLOGGERS

The best entertainment community for nerds everywhere.
Unlock bonus episodes and premium content.

Our Podcasts

Our Latest Podcast Episodes

The Potterverse: Chapter 1 – The Riddle House | The Goblet Of Fire

The Potterverse Hosts Mary & Blake discuss chapter 1 of Harry Potter and The Goblet Of Fire - The Riddle House. We chat the mirroring affect of communal punishment, if this chapter is the turning point in the series, and Horcrux Juice...

Read More

This Is Us Too: 5.14 – The Music And The Mirror

This Is Us Too Hosts Mary & Blake chat about This Is Us episode 5.14 -"The Music And The Mirror". Mary chats about the experience she's had with businesses closing in the pandemic, we discuss the contrasting relationship dynamics in the Big Three, and Mary has a mini concert with K-Ci and JoJo...

Read More

Outlander Cast: Clanlands: Chapter 15 + 16 — The Journey Ahead + Men In Kilts The TV Show | Review & Analysis

Outlander Cast Hosts Mary & Blake discuss Clanlands: Chapter 15 +16  - The Journey Ahead + Men In Kilts The TV Show. In this episode, we chat about how the end of this book is a final goodbye kiss to its readers, how the book language differs from the show, and why Mary almost threw hands with our neighbor!

Read More

The Potterverse: Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban | A Film Review

The Potterverse Hosts Mary & Blake give a full review on Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban film... We chat the thematic differences between film and book, changing the visual language of the franchise, we dive VERY deep in this eclectic film score, and talk about how exposition almost breaks and saves this film at the same time...

Read More

Outlander Cast: Clanlands: Chapter 14 – The Great Escape | Review & Analysis

Outlander Cast Hosts Mary & Blake discuss Clanlands: Chapter 14 - The Great Escape. In this episode, we chat about the slight whiplash, getting to know a little more history about Rob Roy, and why Mary needs a can of Perrier Air like in Spaceballs...

Read More

#NERDCLAN Preview: The Potterverse: Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban | Film Commentary Track

NOTE* This is a short preview of the commentary track for The Prisoner Of Azkaban which appears at JoinTheNerdClan.com Mary and Blake provide a live-time commentary track for Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban film. In this track we discuss the time motif, the drastic change in visual language, how exposition is used to the story's advantage in this...

Read More

Our Latest Blog Posts

The Handmaid’s Tale: Nightshade – Episode 4.02 | The Legend Spreads

Let's chat The Handmaid's Tale episode 4.02 - "Nightshade".  A example of when a person starts to buy into their own myth a little too much...

Read More

The Handmaid’s Tale: Pigs – Episode 4.01 (Season 4 Premiere) | Boy, That Escalated Quickly

Let's chat The Handmaid's Tale season 4 premiere, episode 4.01 - "Pigs".  A story that wants to explore the differences (an occasional similarities) between justice and revenge.

Read More

The Falcon And The Winter Soldier: 1.06 – One People, One World (FINALE) | Expect The Worst. Hope For The Best

The Falcon And The Winter Soldier season finale, episode 1.06 - "One People, One World", is an example of MCU storytelling at it's finest. But, also, it's very worst. 

Read More

The Falcon And The Winter Soldier: 1.05 – Truth | Breaking Stasis

The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, episode 1.05 "Truth", starts with a bang and takes a methodical step back from the action to allow our heroes the chance to break free from the various truths that keep them in stasis.

Read More

The Falcon And The Winter Soldier: 1.04 – The Whole World Is Watching | Confronting Trauma

The Falcon and The Winter Soldier episode 1.04 "The Whole World Is Watching" brings back some much needed nuance to it's characters and proves that our heroes need to be inherently hopeful.

Read More

The Falcon And The Winter Soldier: 1.03 – The Power Broker | John Wick Lite

The Falcon And The Winter Soldier: episode 1.03 - Power Broker is an example of a story allowing it's plot to inform it's characters as opposed to it's characters informing it's plot and that is a major problem. 

Read More