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February 21, 2015  

In this episode of Spiraken Movie Review, Michael returns to Help Xan review a truly absurd 80's horror comedy. So sit back and relax as they review The Chiodo Brother's, "Killer Klowns From Outer Space" directed by Stephen Chiodo and starring Grant Cramer, Suzanne Snyder, John Allen Nelson, Michael Siegal, Peter Licassi, John Vernon & Royal Dano.

Killer Klowns From Outer Space

Besides comparing this movie to the Blob, our hosts discuss the great special effects, the upcoming sequel and why we love Royal Dano.


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Konnichiwa Mina,

Welcome to our first episode of Spiraken's Anime Corner. So to celebrate, Xan is joined by our newest cohost Michael to review some great new anime. So to start off right, our intrepid hosts get to witness judgement done in a unique way, so pull up a bar stool as they review Studio Madhouse's newest supernatural series"Death Parade"

Death Parade
Besides our discussion of the first three episodes of this new series, we discuss anime cred,why roulette wheels have to be circle, and why big red buttons are so cliche. Hope you enjoy

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In this episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan is joined by Drew, a newcomer to www.spiraken.com. So to celebrate, our intrepid hosts go a little creepy as they review two horror manga. So hide under the covers and be prepared to freak out as they review "Ajin: Demi Human" by Gamon Sakurai and "Hideout" by Kakizaki Masasumi



Our Hosts also discuss Drew's blog at musiccitycomics.blogspot.com, different comic based properties and how hideout could be made into a great live action movie Hope you enjoy

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January 31, 2015  

In this episode of Spiraken Movie Review, Xan is joined by Lu and his wife Liz as they review a 80's fantasy story that we all know and love. So sit back and relax as they review 1987's, "The Princess Bride" directed by Rob Reiner and starring Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Chris Sarandon, Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn, Andre The Giant, Billy Crystal, Carol Kane, and Peter Falk

The Princess Bride

Note, we recorded this before the new year, so there are a few out of date statements. I do apologize for the lateness but Life happens. Anyway,While we review this nostalgic film, there is also discussion about Andre The Giant's wrestling career, why recasting a modern day remake with the cast of "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" would be hilarious and why "Haywire the Series" is an awesome Post Apocalyptic revenant series. Also stay tuned til after the ending credits for an interesting stinger about japanese culture (NSFW) and the best scenes of the film performed by several talented voice actors.


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January 21, 2015  

Welcome to a new year. In this great episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan covers old ground as he reviews the manga adaptation of that great anime "Kill La Kill"

Kill La Kill

Besides referencing Supplimental Ep X, Xan talks about the art style and what he hopes for the manga. Hope you enjoy

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