Blue Beetle’s Box Office Struggle Raises Concerns

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In Ep. 578, Nick and I discuss Blue Beetle’s lackluster box office debut, Disney diving into AI with a dedicated task force, the disqualifications at the Pokemon World Championships, and more!

Time Stamps:

0:00:14 Introducing the Reasons I’m Broke podcast with Daniel and Nick
0:00:58 Fallout from Pokemon World Championships: Use of Hacked Pokemon
0:05:40 IDW’s Creator-Owned Comics Line Facing Cancellation
0:10:24 Ambitious Ideas for Combining Comics and Coffee Industry
0:12:03 Disappointing Experience at the Mall
0:12:55 Frustration with complicated drink orders
0:16:24 Disney’s use of AI in theme parks and entertainment
0:20:14 Disney+ tackling password sharing and price hikes
0:24:23 Rise in Physical Sales due to Content Removals
0:24:47 Streaming Services Crack Down on Password Sharing
0:33:28 Universal’s Fast X likely to go to Netflix eventually
0:34:24 The Fast and Furious Franchise: From Cars to Space
0:37:33 Zachary Levi Criticizes Hollywood’s “Garbage” Movies
0:42:44 Desperate Plea for Support for Shazam
0:52:34 Characters in Comics: Blue Beetle and Hawkman
1:01:43 Perceptions of Reality and Watching Suspenseful Movies
1:03:10 Christian Bale’s Extreme Commitment to Method Acting
1:06:28 Dream Hangouts: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jason Sudeikis, and more
1:11:22 Mixed feelings about the movie’s ideas and execution
1:15:11 Dreaming of Meeting Kevin Smith and Matt Damon

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The Reasons I'm Broke has been putting out episodes since September 2012 every week covering news and reviews ranging from comics, movies, TV, video games and more! Since then, we've gained the greatest of listeners, have been nominated for the 2017 and 2018 Podcast Awards, and we WON in 2019 under Games & Hobbies.