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Usual Rejects

From LIVE SOLD OUT Shows all over NYC, The Usual Rejects bring parodies of your favorite blockbuster films to life. This podcast takes that same irreverent sense of humor and applies it to film, tv, comic books, theater, and video games. Stay tuned as we bring a special version of our live shows to the podcast along with some very special guests.

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Episode 03: FIRE ALARMS

Dunkin has officially changed their name and things will never be the same. Join us in this dirty filthy city for an in depth discussion of would you rather, special Jamie Kennedy edition. We talk about Dr. Prison, the sure fire sequel to the Mask, Jim Carrey’s wonderful year. Don’t miss info on the new Will Smith Genie from Aladdin, the Disney Plus Marvel shows, and Matthew McConaughey selling you a car. Remember that monkey doesn’t need to be cgi. And we ponder if Will Smith believes in Will Smith anymore. Stay tuned for a thrilling dangerous conclusion.

1hr 1min

26 Feb 2019

Rank #1

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Episode 12: SPOILER-FILLED DEADPOOL 2 MINI EPISODE

SPOILER ALERT!!!!DO NOT LISTEN TO THIS IF YOU HAVE NOT SEEN DEADPOOL 2The boys take a crack at reviewing Deadpool 2! A brilliant marketing campaign but can the film itself stand up to scrutiny? And join us for a sing-a-long!

24mins

2 Jun 2018

Rank #2

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Episode 15: BLOOD MONEY

Middle-aged Spiderman has more in common with the guys as they discuss aspects of aging. Glasses! We catch up on everything since the JOKER. Did Deven just say 'Walking Phoenix?' Awards season is quickly approaching and they discuss possible contenders and past winners. Kirk cannot drop the Shape Of Water winning best picture. Greg needs conflict with his Mr. Rogers films. Adam Driver walking out on an interview - should actors watch their own films? The Irishman: 3.5 hours of glowing blue eyes. An honest review of Scorsese's cinematic feat and the problems of older actors playing younger. We learn that if you want to sell tickets, get Hugh Jackman. TV Recommendations: Watchmen and the Mandalorian. The guys discuss New Year's Resolutions, except Greg. Santa Con comes with the best audition excuse ever.

1hr 4mins

4 Jan 2020

Rank #3

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Episode 01: IF I WAS A TRICERATOPS

Hold on to your hats because the boys cover a lot of ground as we welcome you to season 3! Discussing online dating, Taco Bell Cantina, and what exactly is in Mountain Dew? Who eats beets? CATS! and how Greg is attracted to the cats from the musical. Uncut Gems is here and Deven will NEVER see it. Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker with no spoilers. However, Kirk does express his issues with the broken rules of the Star Wars Universe. Deven switches gears and discusses 1917, Knives Out, Hustlers, and other movies up for awards this season. Ghostbusters: Stranger Things Edition, Top Gun: Maverick, and Tenet are all coming. Special guest David Rey

1hr 9mins

21 Jan 2020

Rank #4

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Episode 21: DROP KICKED YOUR JACKET: WEBSTER'S GONE

The show turns of legal age with our 21st Episode and boy is it a doozy. Travel down the minds of 3 depraved individuals as they recount movies and TV shows from 10 years ago like I Am Legend and Smallville. The Joker Movie, Shazam, Aquaman are coming. Mr. Rogers made Deven cry. The boys convince Kirk that he is in fact hated by multiple people. The movie Black Dog finally is dissected. And last but certainly not least, is a singalong of TV theme songs from the 80's and 90's like you've never been subjected to before.

1hr 8mins

4 Sep 2018

Rank #5

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Episode 20: BLADDER CONTROL AT THE MOVIES

20 episodes in and we have matured to discussing peeing during the movies. Kirk raves about Mission: Impossible Fallout. Movie Pass is crashing and burning. Greg didn't dig Jurassic World Scary Spooky Dino-Mansion. Slender Man is coming. James Gunn got fired. Readings from the Second Civil War.

1hr 7mins

26 Aug 2018

Rank #6

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Episode 02: DUMPSTER FIRE EMOJI

The Rejects ward off a heckling audience member. Deven reviews Glass and does a breakdown of M. Night Shyamalan’s career. The boys create their own version of What Men Want. Discussing the Bird Box challenge, the new Ghostbusters and a full Oscars breakdown.

1hr 10mins

5 Feb 2019

Rank #7

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Episode 14: Jerry Seinfeld's Riding In Cars With Boys

The lost art of production company identifiers. John Lovits and his sad life. The guys listen in to Disney's special good night call from Spiderman. Racist brief SNL cast members who are still unapologetically racist. An exploration into the many theme songs of the Cosby Show. Ad Astra and Once Upon A Time In Hollywood reviewed. Deven regales us with the worst theater experience while watching IT at the Orpheum. The problems with IT are discussed and just who is that hypochondriac guy? Kirk teases the next Rejects show. A short in memorium.

1hr 5mins

11 Oct 2019

Rank #8

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Episode 15: GARBAGE PEOPLE MEET THE WEINER BROS

Won’t You Be My Neighbor, the Mr. Rogers documentary forces Greg to confront the dark corners of his soul. A movie mashup scene of Mighty Ducks and Glengarry Glen Ross is performed. The fear of hair loss is analyzed while Kirk tries to convince Deven to use Rogaine on his facial hair. The boys discuss the trolls who went after Star Wars actress Kellie Marie Tran on social media. Kirk recaps info left out of the Variety article on Lethal Weapon. Greg teaches us about Neil Armstrong and the Ryan Gosling film First Man. White Castle introduces veggie sliders. Jim Carrey returns in Showtime series Kidding.

1hr 18mins

13 Jun 2018

Rank #9

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Episode 13: WHATEVER HAPPENED TO DISABILITY?

The Variety bombshell article drops and Kirk tries to wrap up his investigation of Clayne Crawford’s firing from the Lethal Weapon TV series. A scene from Brendan Fraser’s The Mummy is performed. Greg hops over people being arrested on the street. The boys try to solve the homeless crisis. Deven likes to ride the escalator.

1hr 20mins

5 Jun 2018

Rank #10

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Episode 22: QUOTH THE MAN WITH ONE EYE

The boys attempt to start a t-shirt business. The Captain Marvel trailer drops. Fox is still trying to sell the idea of Sean William Scott on Lethal Weapon. The Dad from Alf hits hard times. Greg reveals his secret Instagram account. Kirk gushes over Springsteen on Broadway. Exploring the worlds of binge watching and the philosophy of True Detective.

1hr 2mins

2 Oct 2018

Rank #11

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Episode 07: THREE SEASHELLS

The boys perform a scene with a special look into the future of toilet paper from Demolition Man while reminiscing about the first time they saw nudity. Kirk gets serious about the importance of Donald Glover’s music video This Is America and the meteoric talent of Zazie Beetz. Iceman performs a fly by. Deven gives a full rundown of Shane Black’s screenwriting history and an update on the new Predator movie. A Quiet Place is reviewed. Greg won’t be dining at the movie theater any time soon. Deven attempts to grow a mustache.

1hr 6mins

11 May 2018

Rank #12

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Episode 04: WE'RE IN DELAWARE

A Eulogy. Recap the Oscars. Rob Lowe sings with Snow White. A recap of Rob Lowe’s career. Remembering the SNL Movies. An exclusive debut of the PENNY WORTH TV series! The boys pitch their new butler show idea. Captain Marvel arrives with both eye Nick.

1hr 6mins

28 Mar 2019

Rank #13

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Episode 29: PLEASANT COWBOY NIGHTS

SORRY FOR THE DELAY. Red Dead Redemption fulfills Greg’s life goals. Spoiler alert: he isn’t playing the missions because he’s afraid of death. Sony Pictures decides to steal our ideas for Middle Aged Spider-man with Into the Spiderverse. The boys discuss whether they should have kids and the impending holiday stress. The Avengers: Endgame and Lion King trailers drop.

1hr 8mins

9 Jan 2019

Rank #14

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Episode 13: YOU HAD ME AT SOLAR SYSTEM

In this episode Kirk reveals how he revels in movies being booed at Film Festivals. Upcoming movies are discussed and whether or not they'll be seen. The New Joker movie with Joaquin Phoenix and how it may be a rip off of Taxi Driver. Why is Jared Leto still allowed to make movies? A Breakdown of the Sony/Spiderman/Disney/MCU drama. There is a battle against electricity. Greg has many secrets. The Hawekeye app being righteously taken down by trolls. Should they revisit White Castle?

1hr

24 Sep 2019

Rank #15

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Episode 02: Quarantine Edition- Live to Tape

Greg ruminates on the uncertainty of the current viral situation and what this will mean for our future. Deven relocates to the street. The current state of entertainment. How will this change the future of movies and other forms of entertainment? A quick run down of films that are out and now on-demand: The Tiger King*, Onward, The Way Back, The Invisible Man. The tone-deaf “Imagine video” is discussed. Kirk’s dreams of Disneyland and Star Wars were crushed by the virus. Greg has been riding out this Stay-At-Home with The Wonder Years. The number of postponed films pile up. Riddles for Deven! Gordon Ramsey is clearly a favorite among the Rejects. What are you watching during this Stay-At-Home? What is on your list? Final thoughts: Birds of Prey, the animated Harley Quinn show, DC has given up on the cinematic universe, the upcoming Batman. Stay safe everyone.

1hr 18mins

7 Apr 2020

Rank #16

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Episode 12: FRIENDS DON'T GODZILLA

The boys decide the Top 5 People we should clone. Einstein returns as a VIP Influencer. Personal revelations. Steve Winwood can save us all. Remembering Darkman. Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, Yesterday, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Toy Story 4 reviewed. The trailers for Top Gun: Maverick, and Zombieland: Double Tap. A breakdown of the Cats trailer. Marvel Phase 4 breakdown.

1hr 19mins

23 Aug 2019

Rank #17

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Episode 08: SPOILER-FILLED AVENGERS:INFINITY WAR MINI SHOW

DO NOT LISTEN TO THIS IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR. Thanos has arrived! It only took 20 films but we are here. The boys discuss the mysteries of the film and try and predict the future. Take a trip down Marvel memory lane to arrive at the biggest film of all time!

27mins

11 May 2018

Rank #18

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Episode 09: FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION, MARTIN RIGGS (DEAD WIFE)

Clayne Crawford is out as Martin Riggs in the Lethal Weapon TV series.  The boys take action and put Kirk’s hat in the ring for the role. A scene that was in the original Lethal Weapon script but cut from the film is performed.  Deven coaches Kirk’s audition.  A twist of fate with breaking news throws a wrench in the plan.  Also, Deadpool 2 and Cobra Kai get a shout out.

1hr 12mins

14 May 2018

Rank #19

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Episode 17: Live From Cradle-Con: JURASSIC WORLD: PLANET OF THE DINOSAURS, YOU KNOW LIKE PLANET OF THE APES (BLUE SPEAKS)

The Usual Rejects Podcast panel in front of a LIVE audience from the Main Stage at Cradle-Con. We grab an audience member and perform a scene from Back to the Future 2. The movie Tag is reviewed. Kirk pitches his idea for the next Jurassic World movie. The boys discuss train sets.

31mins

28 Jun 2018

Rank #20