Author Archives: Glenn Walker

The Sacred Scrolls – Your Key to the Planet of the Apes Comics

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I am a child of the 1970s, and like owning a vinyl copy of Frampton Comes Alive!, an Evel Knievel stunt set, and a Farrah Fawcett poster – being a fan of Planet of the Apes was mandatory. I love the Planet of the Apes, and so did everyone my age. Imagine the thrill for a comics geek like me when I found out about Planet of the Apes comic books. Now there’s a book from Sequart that examines those comics, meet me after the jump when I take a look at The Sacred Scrolls: Comics on the Planet of the Apes.

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The GAR! Podcast: Nerd Thinking

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Biff Bam Pop! presents The GAR! Podcast, the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for your mind, a nerd exploration of a nerd world, coming to you from across the vastness of suburban New Jersey via Skype. This week, we’re talking about nerds, potato chips, cruises, and beer, along with all the usual stuff. See and hear more after the jump.

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Avengers Assemble S01 E02: The Avengers Protocol, Part 2

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Sometimes things get lost in the shuffle and fall through the cracks. While it’s true I’ve reviewed most of the two seasons of the “Marvel’s Avengers Assemble” animated series at Biff Bam Pop!, I haven’t done them all. Here, we set the wayback machine for the second episode, and the conclusion of “The Avengers Protocol” story, after the jump.

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Biff Bam Pop! Remembers Wes Craven

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Here at Biff Bam Pop! we cover all aspects of pop culture – film, television, comics, music, even podcasts – but we have a very special place in our hearts here for horror, and this weekend, we lost one of the giants of the genre, filmmaker Wes Craven. You can read editor-in-chief Andy Burns’ brief memorial here, but if you’ll follow us after the jump, you can read the thoughts of other staffers and contributors to the site. Rest in peace, Wes Craven.

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The GAR! Podcast: Man and Machine

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Biff Bam Pop! presents The GAR! Podcast, the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for your mind, a nerd exploration of a nerd world, coming to you from across the vastness of suburban New Jersey via Skype. This week, we’re talking about artificial intelligence, Ashley Madison, and Mr. T, along with all the usual stuff. See and hear more after the jump.

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Straight Outta Compton Rules: Biff Bam Pop’s Weekend Box Office Wrap-Up Report

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Our Box Office Predictions from a few days back suggested a fairly quiet weekend for the end of the summer and the close of August. Still there was competition for the top spot. Would Sinister 2 or American Ultra be able to topple previous weeks’ frontrunners Straight Outta Compton and Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation? Meet me after the jump for the numbers!

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Trailer Time: The Hateful Eight

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Whether you spell it The H8ful Eight or The Hateful 8, or more traditionally, there is no doubt that Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight is one of the most anticipated motion pictures in recent memory. Despite the stops and starts in production and the script being leaked to the internet along the way, a Christmas Day release is planned. Meet me after the jump for the first trailer to The Hateful Eight.

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The GAR! Podcast: Fantastic Four!

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Biff Bam Pop! presents The GAR! Podcast, the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for your mind, a nerd exploration of a nerd world, coming to you from across the vastness of suburban New Jersey via Skype. This week, we’re talking about the new Fantastic Four movie, isn’t that enough? See and hear more after the jump.

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Saving Solanda – The New Novel from Marie Gilbert

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You see the work of Marie Gilbert here at Biff Bam Pop! every week. Our Steampunk Granny, zombie expert, and senior writer regularly reviews the cool stuff here, episode by episode recaps of “The Walking Dead,” “Defiance,” “Orphan Black,” among others, and soon “Fear the Walking Dead.” Her interviews and ghost investigations are always top notch. Marie rocks, and we love her, but now we have an extra special reason to be proud of her – she’s not just a published author, but this past week she has released her second novel, the next in the Roof Oasis series. Meet me after the jump and I’ll tell you all about Saving Solanda.

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The GAR! Podcast: Ronda Rousey and Rowdy Roddy Piper

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Biff Bam Pop! presents The GAR! Podcast, the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for your mind, a nerd exploration of a nerd world, coming to you from across the vastness of suburban New Jersey via Skype. This week, we’re talking about Rowdy Roddy Piper and Ronda Rousey, and why Ray thinks writing memoria of wrestlers is dangerous business, along with all the usual stuff. See and hear more after the jump.

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