2019 Movies We Can't Wait to See Most

You already know that Star Wars Episode IX is coming to close out the Skywalker saga in all its Chiastic glory. But if you're on the lookout for the other must-see movies of 2019, you're in luck. The Ricks are here with a complete rundown on the 10 coming attractions they can't wait to see most this year. And some might surprise you.

3 Different Movies Featuring Captain Marvel?
Did you know that one Captain Marvel movie opens March 5, followed by a different Captain Marvel movie exactly one month later, on April 5? It's true. Plus, Captain Marvel joins the battle in Avengers: Endgame just three weeks later, on April 26. There's a twist in all this that you'll just have to hear for yourself.

IN THIS EPISODE

⚡️ SHAZAM (at :51)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGaDAz7EjQM

🧟‍♂️ Zombieland 2 (at 2:48)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=1YlwQouA-yc

🕶 Men in Black International (at 4:23)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=BV-WEb2oxLk

🧞‍♂️ Aladdin (at 5:59)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=lD-NcoXJbsU

🍦Frozen 2 (at 6:27)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=eSLe4HuKuK0

🃏Joker (at 6:40)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=8BR8_Q5c98s

🕷Spider-Man: Far From Home (at 7:57)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=DYYtuKyMtY8

🤖Unnamed Terminator Project (at 9:16)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=IHRe-LwrLPo

🐶Pet Cemetery (at 9:45)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=zK0LNzU2TQI

Ⓧ X-Men: Dark Phoenix (at 10:23)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=QWbMckU3AOQ

✴️ Captain Marvel (at 11:33)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=WIbe-PmR5vk

🦸🏻‍♂️ Avengers: Endgame (at 11:55)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=ee1172yeqyE

🦖 Godzilla: King of the Monsters (at 15:28)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=wVDtmouV9kM

Also mentioned:

👾New Mutants
www.youtube.com/watch?v=bu9e410C__I

🚀 Star Wars Episode IX: Echoes of the Jedi
www.youtube.com/watch?v=x5IZXxiEO4A

👑 Kingsmen 3
www.youtube.com/watch?v=3zGYPEx8yU0

PLUS:

🍔 BK launches the follow up to #EatLikeAndy, and it tastes like chicken (at 16:52)

🤗 81% of marketers say they'll be competing on this in 2019, according to Gartner (at 18:36)

🖲 Social video results in this, according to Inc. (at 19:49)

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Best Social Media Campaigns 2018

All-New: From KFC, to Domino's to Kellogg's and more, the Rick & Rick Awards continue as the Ricks count down the Top 3 Social Media Campaigns 2018.

In This Episode:

🛡 Rick Gets Overprotective

🍗 KFC: Royal FCK-Up (at 1:30)

🍕 Dominos: Pothole Fixer (at 3:45)

🥞 Kellogg's: Eggo/Stranger Things (at 7:12)

🚫 March for Our Lives: Vicious Cycle (at 9:05) 

🍲 KFC: 11 Herbs & Spices (at 11:10)

🤫 Rick Does ASMR for Team Toronto (at 14:00) (Approx. 15:35)

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2018 Best Mobile Marketing Campaigns (Podcast Ep 208)

Burger King, Nike, ESPN and more. See what makes a winner most, as the 2nd Annual Rick and Rick Awards continue with Best Mobile Marketing 2018.

Winners include:

💥  Brand Reborn: "Player Unknown: Battlegrounds" took its rapidly shrinking world by storm to become the #1 mobile game of 2018 (at 2:02)

 

🍔 Trolling Mickey D's: BK's #WhopperDetour offered 1-cent Whoppers if you're within 600-feet of a McDonalds location—generating 1 million downloads in its first 36 hours (at 4:30)

 

👟 NIKE AR Shopping: Nike launches its "Kyrie 4 Red Carpet Edition" sneaker with a test of Facebook Messenger's AR feature (at 10:25)   Learn more here >>

 

🏀    iPhone Interrupted: ESPN scores with this test promotion for its coverage of the NBA finals that made use of iPhone's AirDrop feature to freak people out (at 7:02)  Learn more here >>

 

🏃‍♀️ 'Legend' is Born: Adidas "Here to Create Legend" created on-the-fly, personalized videos for all 200,000 runners in the Boston Marathon, complete with their personal stats—and has them ready to view and share within just a few hours (at 13:40)

 

 

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Best Adverpranks 2018 (Ep 207)

The Rick and Rick Awards continue with our top three picks each for the best adverpranks of 2018. Call them adverpranks, prankvertisements, branded stunts or whatever phrase you want to describe pranks, often captured in hidden-camera videos, that brands produce in order to drive home a point by pulling a fast one on unsuspecting consumers.

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This year's winners include:

 

Students Pull Off a Reverse Prank on McDonald's (at 1:00)

 

 

Dunkin': Foolin' Foodies (at 2:40)

 

 

Diesel: Go for the Fake (at 4:15)

 

 

Range Rover Evoque: Speed Bump (at 7:28)

 

 

WestJet: Uniting Through Traditions (at 10:10)

 

 

Burger King: Whopper Neutrality (at 13:18 )

 

 

 

 

 

 


Rick & Rick Review 'Aquaman' (Ep 206)

🍿 DC's "Aquaman" has already made more than a $600 million splash at the global box office, on its way to what is looking like a possible $1 billion run before all is said and done.

So it only seems fit that the Ricks would weigh in what sinks, what swims, and WTF is up with the bongo-playing Octopus, the Julie Andrews-voiced monster, and a whole lot more.

It's a rip-roaring Rick and Rick review you definitely don't want to miss. But fair warning: Major spoilers ahead.

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Best AR/VR Marketing Campaigns 2018 (Ep 205)

It's awards season here at Rick and Rick, and this is the first of a series of special episodes where the Ricks count down the year's bests in a whole host of marketing channels. We're talking mobile marketing, digital outdoor, augmented reality, viral videos, branded games and a whole lot more.

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In Part 1: The Best Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Marketing in 2018. That's right—it’s a roundup of each of our top 3 favorite initiatives in AR and VR from the marketing year that was, including:

 

🖼 #3: VR: Musée de l’Orangerie: 'Claude Monet: The Water Lily Obsession' (Rick W)/At 3:38

Wins best use of VR in a museum exhibit

 

👨‍🚀     #3: VR: National Geographic 'One Strange Rock': 'Astronaut Reality Helmet' (Rick M)/At 5:23

Wins best experiential promotion involving space helmets


 

😎 #2: Oculus Go VR Hardware (Rick W)/At 7:50

Wins for best VR enablement technology

 

⚽️     #2: VISA FIFA Football Shooting Experience (Rick M)/At 10:56

Wins best use of Live AR involving a swift kick to the balls

 

🏊‍♀️    #1: National Geographic: AR Issue (Rick W)/At 14:25

Wins for best use of AR in print

👟    #1: NIKE: REACTLAND (Rick M)/At 17:05

Wins for best use of Live AR/Gamification to get off your ass and go for a run

 


Avengers Endgame, Whopper Detour, 5 Top SEO Trends & More (Ep 204)

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IN THIS EPISODE:

 

💥 'Avengers Endgame' Trailer Teases Stark, Rogers, Romanov & Lang (at 1:52)



 

🕷 'Venom' Packs a Big Bite Overseas (at 3:17)



 

🎨       Pantone's 2019 'Color of the Year': 'Salmon' by Another Name (at 7:40)



 

🍔       'Whopper Detour' Trolls Mickey D's (at 10:03)



 

👠      'Palessi': Payless Pop-Up Pulls a Fast One on Shoppers (at 11:29)



 

🚙       Jeep Gets in Touch with Your Inner 'Gladiator' (at 14:08)



 

🎅🏼       Holiday PSA Review: Red Cross Santa on LSD (at 17:03)



 

📺      What Medium Rules Holiday Ad Spend (By a Lot) (at 19:44)

 

🔍       Top 5 SEO Trends to Matter Most in 2019 (at 22:21)

 


Rick & Rick Remember Stan Lee

💥 Despite the fact that they'd discussed this eventuality in their season one review of "Ant-man and the Wasp," word that Stan Lee had passed away November 12 still hit the Ricks hard.

Also unexpected: The outpouring of love and appreciation from some of Hollywood's biggest names for an icon who entertained and inspired generations of fans.

In this quick-take episode recorded just hours after the news broke, Rick and Rick talk about the legacy of a larger-than-life figure who shaped the world of comic books—and redefined pop culture—in a remarkable career that spanned seven decades.

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Rick & Rick's Post-Halloween Special (Ep 202)

The Ricks review October's surprise hit "Halloween," starring Jamie Lee Curtis. Plus: See what happens when AI brainstorms Halloween costumes, how Deep Fakes can become a true nightmare, and a whole lot more. Full episode breakdown below.

(approx. 22-min, 55-sec)

IN THIS EPISODE:

🎃 The Ricks' Go-To Halloween Getups /at :30

👕 Rick Out in a Crowd: The secret to scoring a limited-edition 'RICKHEAD' t-shirt /at 2:15

💩 Inside Poop: The cheeky song that'll have you scrubbing your hands for days /at 3:17

🍿 'Halloween' Treat? The Ricks review this fall's slashiest hit /at 7:00

🌠 Star-Crossed: Just another Jamie Lee sighting /at 11:35

🙀 'American' Horror Story: The movie that had one young Rick running for the exits /12:13

👺   Scream Me Up, Scotty: Why William Shatner's all up in Michael Myers' face /at 13:06

👿     Season of the S'witch: The 'Halloween' franchise that almost was /at 13:42

💥   The Virgin Laurie: Is there a hidden message in the original 'Halloween'? /at 15:11

⁉️    Loaded Questions: AI-generated Halloween costumes, 'Deep Fakes' & more /at 16:28

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All-New: Rick & Rick Season 2 Premiere (Podcast Ep 201)

On the ‘Rick & Rick Rule the World’ Season 2 Premiere:

🐽 Are Muppets Asexual? Did Anybody Tell Ms. Piggie?

🎃 2018’s Top Halloween Costumes & Stats

🍔 McDonald’s Goes All Banksy on Us

👍🏻 Why Brands Should Take Side—or Not

Plus: ‘Loaded Questions' & More!

(Approx. 25 min) (For US audiences; SoundCloud uses Cookies)

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