Dr. Arnold Blumberg

Marvel Movie Minute Season Five • Captain America: The First Avenger • Minute 30

CATFA 030: He’s Gone Full Baby-Man!

September 9, 2022

In this minute of Joe Johnston’s 2011 film ‘Captain America: The First Avenger,’ Schmidt reveals he’s given the order to take out Erskine, then asks for Zola’s opinion on the portrait. And we head to Brooklyn to find Steve and Agent Carter in a car where Steve points out all the places he’s been beat up.

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Marvel Movie Minute Season Five • Captain America: The First Avenger • Minute 29

CATFA 029: Red All Over

September 8, 2022

In this minute of Joe Johnston’s 2011 film ‘Captain America: The First Avenger,’ Dr. Zola interrupts Schmidt’s portrait session to discuss the discovery of Dr. Erskine’s whereabouts.

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Marvel Movie Minute Season Five • Captain America: The First Avenger • Minute 28

CATFA 028: And YOU Get a Bottle of Schnapps!

September 7, 2022

In this minute of Joe Johnston’s 2011 film ‘Captain America: The First Avenger,’ Dr. Erskine finally wraps up his monologue to Steve, asking him to always stay a good man. They toast and Erskine drinks all the Schnapps, then we transition via Wagner back to the Alps.

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Marvel Movie Minute Season Five • Captain America: The First Avenger • Minute 27

CATFA 027: A Modern Fairy Tale About the Guy Who Went Wrong

September 6, 2022

In this minute of Joe Johnston’s 2011 film ‘Captain America: The First Avenger,’ Dr. Erskine continues his Schmidt backstory montage, explaining how he used the serum before it was ready as well as the… other… effects. He then finally answers Steve’s question about why he was chosen. Or, at least, partially.

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Marvel Movie Minute Season Five • Captain America: The First Avenger • Minute 26

CATFA 026: We Need a Schmidt-age!

September 5, 2022

In this minute of Joe Johnston’s 2011 film ‘Captain America: The First Avenger,’ Dr. Erskine continues his roundabout answer to Steve’s question, giving him Schmidt’s backstory. We learn Schmidt and Hitler are fascinated by occult powers and myths.

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Marvel Movie Minute Season Four: Thor • Minute 100

Thor 100: How Does Thor’s Hammering Wake Odin?

February 18, 2022

In this minute of Kenneth Branagh’s 2011 film ‘Thor,’ Thor takes back Mjølnir to destroy Bifrost. Loki tries to stop him but Thor’s too strong and the bridge breaks, obliterating Heimdall’s Observatory. Dr. Arnold Blumberg closes out his week with us.

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Marvel Movie Minute Season Four: Thor • Minute 99

Thor 099: How Great is Thor’s Hammer Move Here?

February 17, 2022

In this minute of Kenneth Branagh’s 2011 film ‘Thor,’ Loki tricks Thor by duplicating himself dozens of times so Thor stops him by laying Mjølnir on his chest. But how will Thor stop the out-of-control Observatory? Dr. Arnold Blumberg joins us.

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Marvel Movie Minute Season Four: Thor • Minute 98

Thor 098: Where Did Loki Learn to Fight Like This?

February 16, 2022

In this minute of Kenneth Branagh’s 2011 film ‘Thor,’ Thor and Loki fight until Thor knocks them both out of the Observatory where Loki nearly falls off the bridge. Dr. Arnold Blumberg joins us for this minute.

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Marvel Movie Minute Season Four: Thor • Minute 97

Thor 097: How Real Is Loki’s Threat to Go After Jane?

February 15, 2022

In this minute of Kenneth Branagh’s 2011 film ‘Thor,’ Thor and Loki argue about the logic of Loki’s plan and Loki threatens Jane to provoke his brother. Dr. Arnold Blumberg joins us.

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Marvel Movie Minute Season Four: Thor • Minute 96

Thor 096: How Does Loki Freeze the Bifrost Energy?

February 14, 2022

In this minute of Kenneth Branagh’s 2011 film ‘Thor,’ Loki freezes the Bifrost energy to destroy Jotunheim then he and Thor square off. Dr. Arnold Blumberg, publisher, author, educator, pop culture & comics historian, and friendly neighborhood zombie expert, joins us today and all week.

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