The Polymath Roundtable

The Polymath Roundtable

By Father Polymath
A weekly podcast discussing culture and entertainment media from a Christian perspective. Books, games, movies, and music are all on the roundtable.
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Kids Show Monsters: Pokemon vs. Trollhunters ~ Episode 13

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Kids Show Monsters: Pokemon vs. Trollhunters ~ Episode 13
Kids show monsters, do we go with the classic Pokemon that has swept the world over the last 24 years, or do we go with Guillermo Del Toro, the master of the monster? Listen in to find out! For more information or to contact the show with your suggestions, go to www.polymathroundtable.com. 
23:41
January 13, 2020
The Politics of SciFi Tech - Episode 12
Did you know that the science in Sci-Fi is related in a lot of ways to the politics of the show or movie? We take a look at how Star Trek, Star Wars, and The Expanse all stack their politics and technical decks. No spoilers! I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request.
25:55
December 27, 2019
The Mandalorian and Disney Plus!
We are Spoiler Free talking about The Mandalorian and Disney Plus! Quick answer, I love it! Plus a discount code for our sponsor, Craftsmancrate.com! Listen all the way through to get a discount code! I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request.
25:28
December 9, 2019
The Battle of Midway and its Trailers - Episode 10
Double digit episodes! I saw Midway just a few hours before this goes live, and I really enjoyed it. We talk about the movie in detail, I also spend a few minutes talking about all the upcoming movies that I saw trailers for in the theater. I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request.
21:02
November 18, 2019
Episode 9: Minecraft Past and Future
Minecraft is bringing a bunch of HUGE changes this next year, and its going to be a wild ride! We also meet our first special guest here to talk about all the big changes to the Nether and the new blocks coming! I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
25:08
November 4, 2019
The Dark Themes of Night
What does Stranger Things, DC movies, and Cop Dramas all have in common? Lets talk about the dark themes of media and the problems thereof. I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
22:41
October 28, 2019
NCIS versus Blue Bloods ~ Episode 7
Today we talk two of my favorite cop dramas, NCIS with the amazing Gibbs and Blue Bloods with the one and only Tom Selleck. TL;DL, NCIS 3.5-4 shields due to bloody content, Blue Bloods 5 shields due to amazing characters and representation of Christians. I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
22:24
October 5, 2019
Apex Legends and Titanfall 2 Review! ~ Episode 6
Today we look at Respawn Entertainment's games Apex Legends and Titanfall 2, as well as a quick look at a couple of upcoming movie trailers! I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
21:41
September 23, 2019
Lawrence of Arabia and Epic Film Pacing
Today we talk the classic epic film Lawrence of Arabia and how longer movies make for better pacing! I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
19:22
September 13, 2019
A Panel of Magic 4 Ways ~ Episode 4
Lets talk magic in books, and how it affects their worlds! Dresden Files, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Narnia are at bat today! I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
23:37
August 30, 2019
Fast and Furious Hobbs and Shaw - Polymath Roundtable Episode 3
Review for the new Fast and Furious movie! TL;DL Cursing and crass jokes but tons of fun! I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
21:48
August 22, 2019
Netflix Originals and the Nostalgia Pit
Topics on the Docket: Netflix Original Saint Seiya and the Knights of the Zodiac, the dangers of nostalgia and why we need to look closely at what media we consume. Also my first book review! I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request.   Music: https://www.purple-planet.com 
22:28
August 11, 2019
The Polymath Roundtable Episode 1: Spiderman Far From Home & Shazam
Topics on the Docket: Spiderman Far From Home, Shazam, and Cafe Du Monde coffee! We also discuss the power and the danger of stereotypes in film. I am Father Polymath, thanks for listening, if you want to hear something on the show, go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX to enter your request. Music: https://www.purple-planet.com
17:10
August 4, 2019
Welcome to the Polymath Roundtable
Welcome one and all to the Polymath Roundtable! In this podcast we will be looking at media from a Christian perspective, and all kinds of media at that. Books, Games, Movies, and more, coming soon from the Polymath Roundtable. I am your host, Father Polymath. If you have a piece of media you would like me to review and take a look at, just follow the link below to send in your suggestions. I look forward to hearing all of your suggestions.  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QNFY2DX Music: https://www.purple-planet.com 
01:36
July 24, 2019