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Max Fleischer's Superman - Terror on the Midway

Apocalypse Video

It’s the end of an era as the Apocalypse Video Krypto-Cast tackles the ninth and final installment of the Fleischer produced Superman shorts: Terror on the Midway! I’m your host, Dave, and joining me as we watch a blatant King Kong rip-off is lord of the wasteland, Immortan Hoof!Listen as we discuss what a great night it is for a murder (...or fire, or something); we stare into the abyss that are the creepy doll eyes of Metropolis’ children; and finally, the Fleischer’s give everyone what they really wanted as they depart the series: close-ups of Superman’s ass.Be sure to rate, review and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. You can also Follow Us on Twitter or Like Us on Facebook. The Krypto-Cast will return with...The Japoteurs. (Sigh...thanks a lot, 1940s racism.)

11mins

28 Feb 2020

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Max Fleischer's Superman - Volcano

Apocalypse Video

Hey, folks! It’s Dave, your trusty cinephile friend from Sector 2. While we air out the store to ensure a pleasant smelling experience to our customers (see Episode 31) we figured what better time to release another installment of the seventeen part series: The Krypto-Cast!Listen as we begin the descent into the dregs of the Fleischer era Superman shorts; Lois’ inexplicable hatred for Clark gets worse; and finally, Immortan Hoof calls out the dubious morals of Lois Lane (wink, wink).Be sure to rate, review and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. You can also Follow Us on Twitter or Like Us on Facebook. The Krypto-Cast will return with...Terror on the Midway.

10mins

14 Feb 2020

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Max Fleischer's Superman - Electric Earthquake

Apocalypse Video

This looks like a job...for the Krypto-Cast! I'm your host, David Snider, and joining me again as we look at the seventh chapter of the Max Fleischer Superman shorts is warlord and fan of cartoons, Immortan Hoof.Listen as we discuss why every villain lair must have a torture chair; we find out ♪ who lives in a teapot under the sea ♪; and finally, we witness the beginning of Superman phoning it in as he lifelessly delivers his most famous one liner.Be sure to rate, review and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. You can also Follow Us on Twitter or Like Us on Facebook.The Krypto-Cast will return with...Volcano.

10mins

24 Jan 2020

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Max Fleischer's Superman - The Magnetic Telescope

Apocalypse Video

Greetings, wastelanders. This is your trusty host of Apocalypse Video, David Snider. After the tragic events of the last episode (mainly, the disappointing conclusion to the Star Wars series), the crew at Apocalypse Video have decided to take a little time off to recuperate. But don’t worry, we’re not leaving you high and dry. Before leaving to Bartertown to drown our sorrows away with atomic beer, I asked Chad to auto-broadcast the latest installment of our seventeen part series, The Krypto-Cast!Listen as we discuss how Baldness equals Evil; we balk at the excessive force of the Metropolis Police Department; and finally, Lois exhibits her dumbest behavior yet as she continues to have a death wish.Be sure to rate, review and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. You can also Follow Us on Twitter or Like Us on Facebook.This is David Snider from Sector 2 wishing you a Happy New Year. And be safe out there, folks. Atomic beer is potent stuff. Celebrate responsibly!

11mins

31 Dec 2019

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Max Fleischer's Superman - The Bulleteers

Apocalypse Video

Eat your heart out Rocketeer, because the Apocalypse Video Krypto-Cast is back with its fifth installment: The Bulleteers! I'm your host, David Snider, and back with me again as we learn how cool guns are is the Ruler of the Wasteland and a hardcore cartoon junkie, Immortan Hoof.Listen as we discuss how every building in Metropolis is apparently filled with explosives; Monty Python makes an unexpected cameo; and finally, the cartoon tries, and fails, to convince us that Superman is defeated by some falling rubble.Be sure to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. You can also Follow Us on Twitter or Like us on Facebook!The Krypto-Cast will return with: The Magnetic Telescope.

10mins

20 Nov 2019

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Max Fleischer's Superman - The Arctic Giant

Apocalypse Video

The Krypto-Cast lives on! And this time, we have an episode 65 million years in the making… I’m your host, David Snider, and joining me again for the third chapter of our Max Fleischer Superman series is Ruler of the Wasteland, The Ayatollah of Rock-n-Rolla, and a gifted mathematician – excuse me, a chaotician: Immortan Hoof. Listen as we discuss the real villain of The Arctic Giant; we learn that old ice ages quicker than new ice; and finally, we marvel at the excellent hand-eye coordination of The Man of Steel. Be sure to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. You can also Follow us on Twitter or Like Us on Facebook! The Krypto Cast will return with: The Bulleteers.

13mins

28 Oct 2019

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Max Fleischer's Superman - Billion Dollar Limited

Apocalypse Video

With Chad's terrifying robotic uprising now behind us, things are finally starting to get back to normal at Apocalypse Video, and with that, comes the return of the 17 part series detailing the entirety of the Max Fleischer Superman shorts - The Krypto Cast!I'm your host, David Snider, and joining me again as we tackle the third chapter in the Fleischer series is Ruler of the Wasteland and Uber Fan of everything Cartoon, Immortan Hoof.Listen as we discuss the first in what will be the unfortunate downward trend in the Superman shorts; we find out that Lois "loves her AK!"; and finally, we learn how NOT to plot a train heist, as we are witness to some of the dumbest train robbers ever committed to screen.Be sure to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. You can also Follow Us on Twitter or Like Us on Facebook.The Krypto Cast will return with: The Arctic Giant

13mins

10 Oct 2019

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Max Fleischer's Superman - The Mechanical Monsters

Apocalypse Video

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's...The Krypto-Cast!!I'm your host, David Snider, and joining me again as we continue our discussion on the Max Fleischer Superman shorts of the early 1940's is Ruler of the Wasteland (and a big fan of all things animated), Immortan Hoof!Listen as we discuss how cool guns are in this series; we wonder why the villain wears a tuxedo; and finally, we tackle the age old debate of Superman's costume and it's seemingly supernatural properties.If you like what you're hearing, be sure to rate, review, and subscribe! You can also Follow us on Twitter or Like Us on Facebook!The Apocalypse Video Krypto-Cast will return with: Billion Dollar Limited!

20mins

10 Sep 2019

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Max Fleischer's Superman - The Mad Scientist

Apocalypse Video

It had to happen sooner or later... After more than a month of broadcasting out into the wasteland, we have finally aroused the attention of Immortan Hoof himself. Thankfully, the ruler of the wasteland has a soft spot for cartoons, and Apocalypse Video's selection of animation is vast.I'm your host, David Snider, and joining me as we strike up a deal that will hopefully not get worse all the time is the Ruler of the Wasteland; the Ayatollah of Rock n' Rolla; Immortan Hoof!Listen as we discuss the long reaching impact of the Max Fleischer Superman series on animation; we marvel at Superman's complete disregard for due process; and finally, we wonder if a certain bird will return for vengeance on the Man of Steel later in the series.As always, please rate, review, and subscribe, whether you're listening in a fallout shelter, deserted ruin, or on the toilet. You can also Follow us on Twitter or Like us on Facebook!The Apocalypse Video Krypto-Cast will return with: The Mechanical Monsters!

37mins

30 Aug 2019