Rich and Jay Talk About The Boys

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Rich and Jay sit down to give their general thoughts on the Amazon series The Boys, a superhero story for people that are sick of superheroes.


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Aug 11, 2019

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연설자유 12 hours ago
She got hit by "a train" - oh, I see what they did there.
jeffnewmanactor 15 hours ago
Rich! I'm a huge fan of the Preacher comics as well (they got me back into comics after a long absence) but I have to tell you the AMC show is the REAL DEAL. It may be the best adaptation from panel to screen ever made. I may be just another mentally maladjusted mutant RLM fan, but I really think season one (at the very least) is well worth a watch. Keep up the great work! You guys are by far my favorite channel on USvid.
Joe Pagram
Joe Pagram 19 hours ago
This show is brilliantly dark
Lee 20 hours ago
Has anyone informed Jay and Rich that Amazon renewed The Boys before it aired?
Flavius Retea
Flavius Retea 21 hour ago
Preacher is actually great!
Skeletal33 22 hours ago
GREAT GREAT show. Nothing like it
thoughfully lost
great show but i thought preacher was dope
Count Zero
Count Zero Day ago
Nobody recommends Preacher? I f´cking do!
Nick Ryan
Nick Ryan Day ago
Jay thinks drug addiction is funny. My entire family died of marijuana use you insensitive prick!
M S2
M S2 Day ago
A good show but again not the most faithful adaptation. I get it, the comic is hard core but that ending. Ugh. I felt like I was watching Dallas or Dynasty with the stupid emotionally driven cliffhanger ending. That kind of ruins Butchers character.
karthikarn Day ago
Please review Sacred Games on Netflix.
Motivation Exceeds Me
Bones' Kiwi accent comes through so hard it just sounds like a kiwi trying to do a British accent. But I'm guessing the States can't tell.
Witherlych Batraghor
Garth Anus.
quexalcoatl somnium
That's totally Rich's basement apartment.
Tumbles Day ago
Man I don't know if you guys read but you gotta check out Worm, it's available to read free online
Catseman Day ago
The PReacher show is kind of better than the comic tbh
earlallison Day ago
Meh. Some of the books were semi-interesting, but it's Ennis' usual "I hate superheroes and the stranglehold they have on comics" with a heaping helping of "Hard men making hard choices." The books went on too long, guess we'll see how the show goes.
Keepper Day ago
Talk about Cobra Kai you hack frauds!
Strike Day ago
It is amazing that superhero Rich Evans managed to take some time out of his schedule to converse with the mortals about a superhero show
light saberAddiCt
Out of all of Snyder's screw ups in the DC movies, I actually had no problem with Superman killing Zod. He was given a choice, let Zod kill a family, or end him. Seriously, WTF would you have done? I hate to say it, but Man of Steel was the only decent movie he did in the DC, and that is saying very little. Snyder is an overrated director, and I think it is hilarious that everyone hated him, hated what he was doing to DC, then when he leaves, acts as though his cut would have been great. Hypocrite anyone?
Mike Miller
Mike Miller Day ago
Really, that's when you decide to put the spoilers warning in?!?
PCGamer688 2 days ago
Ya'll should watch Preacher. Its fucking phenomenal
Game Warrior
Game Warrior 2 days ago
Preacher is a good show
Chris Storrer
Chris Storrer 2 days ago
I feel like Watchmen covered all this territory already.
Watchmen and Boys have some crossover, like "fucked up versions of heroes from DC or Marvel", shocking violence and very dark humor, but the similarities end there, really.
Ryan McWhinnie
Except The Boys is actually good
Forkez 2 days ago
Preacher was pretty good. Though I didn't read the original comic.
Tom Birmingham
Tom Birmingham 2 days ago
i recommend Preacher to everyone and I think the readdaption is great. It's like a 10 inch dick, you gotta see it to believe it.
Anthony Lawson
Anthony Lawson 2 days ago
You are so wrong Rich. Preacher goes there...I can't believe the things they actually keep from the comic. It is not a direct translation...but it 100% keeps the essence of the comic.
VolV8 6 hours ago
Dinosaur eating it's own shit...
infant jones
infant jones Day ago
fighting over the genesis capsule that was previously up the ass of the man who's exploded body is currently being mud wrestled in was definitely Going The Lengths
Levi Johnson
Levi Johnson Day ago
Can confirm. The first season is a slow build-up and a bit tame, also set before the series until the finale, but once season 2 starts they’re nearly adapting the comics 1:1. The lack of discourse around the show works completely in its favour; if they can get away with a Jesus sex scene they can get away with anything
Matthew Blom
Matthew Blom 2 days ago
Homelander is the best superhero (villain) since The Comedian. Antony Starr needs an Emmy. He is one of the best psychopaths on film.
jcardboard 19 hours ago
Yep. The last episode in particular he made my skin crawl. It's like Norman Bates with superpowers.
Steve Walker
Steve Walker 2 days ago
How about the anti-religious speech in episode 5? And Amazon turning off comments because their blatant bigotry via heavy-handed exposition was earning them 1 star reviews? The characters might as well turn to the camera and say "We interrupt this show to bring you opinions from the writers, on how much they hate religion." Telling people how much you hate religious groups is so woke. So progressive.
Teras_Kasi 2 days ago
You sure it's Garth Ennis and not just the writers?
Carl Manvers
Carl Manvers 2 days ago
Might have been nicer if they'd closer to the source material. But ok. It was a bit too current year.
A Diversion
A Diversion 2 days ago
Just wanted to let you guys know that I simply love what you're doing. Watching your reviews of films I've watched gives me sometimes better insight into them. Watching reviews of things I haven't watched might either make me wanna watch them or just at least be aware of what that thing is about. I've learned so much from this channel and after years of following you I still look forward to every new video!
durban73 37nabrud
I watch Preacher and I mostly love it. The first season is too slow but the rest is great. I recommend it all the time and no one takes me up on it.
TechMetalRules 2 days ago
Second season was greenlit before the first even aired.
Silverbreaker 2 days ago
dark noir is a clone of homelander who rescued butcher - later he will kill homelander and than butcher will kill dark noir with the drug, before dark noir will kill the president. butcher will than kill the whole boys-crew and andy will kill butcher in the end, before butcher can detonate his anti-hero-virus. read the comic
Rowan Atkinson
Rowan Atkinson 2 days ago
Having tried the comic run and bouncing off hard (seriously this series is downright wholesome in comparison) I gotta say I was pleasantly surprised by this show.
Rowan Atkinson
Rowan Atkinson 2 days ago
"The whole show goes so much darker than I expected!" Yeah don't read the comic run. It's downright gratuitous.
T.J.Ball. 2 days ago
Preacher the show is great. Seriously
I don't really think it ended on a cliffhanger. They answer enough questions to be satisfying. You find out what happened to Butchers wife and it wraps up the thread with Starlight and Hugh's drama. It leaves enough to go on next season with the Deep and Supervillians. I don't really see why anyone would be disappointed with this ending. Had it ended when he pulled the C4 trigger then I'd say it was a cliffhanger.
Giovanni Ahrcherii
Not to be "that guy" but isn't the point of the comicbook villains who have a powerset that mirrors the main protagonist to show what happens when those abilities are in the hands of the corrupt & the incompetant? It stuns me Reverse Flash has never vaporized anyone like A-Train did. It's usually just a lot of bloodless but still unsettling methods.
A Syme
A Syme 2 days ago
Zack Snyder obviously wanted to do Miracleman - but tried to apply that character to superman. And it was... weird.
Justin 3 days ago
15:15 Did Jay just describe an 8 hour season of Television as like "a short movie"??
Ethan Brown
Ethan Brown Day ago
He meant each episode goofy
Springfield IL Uketopians
"The Boys" is like "The Tick" as interpreted by Bukowski.
Alex Ander
Alex Ander 3 days ago
You guys in the comments are the real heroes!
Michael Smith
Michael Smith 3 days ago
The show was good but had a number of flaws that dragged it down for me.
Robby Millsap
Robby Millsap 3 days ago
Jay math: "There are 8 episodes, an hour each, it's like a short movie."
A Ham
A Ham 9 hours ago
@NerdyTurd307 No, I think he's just waggling his patrish cred around. "Oh yeah I watch Andy Warhol's "Empire" at least twice a year and catch something new every time."
NerdyTurd307 Day ago
I think Jay meant each episode is a short movie, not the entire season.
Franco Baggage
Franco Baggage 3 days ago
Rich and Jay sit down to give their general thoughts on the Amazon series The Boys, a superhero story for people that are sick of superheroes.
Neil Herceg
Neil Herceg 3 days ago
Okay I'm not sure if I can watch this without mr. Plinkett
Apoptosis Jones
Apoptosis Jones 3 days ago
They slaughtered other Ennis comics. I don't know if I should care. I read the boys, I think that's enough.
The Nihilist Geek
In the comicbook, the plane was the one that was going to hit the twin towers
Chad Adams
Chad Adams 3 days ago
if you're gonna do a comic book adaption do Doom Patrol, much better show than the boys.
Rainbow Factory
Rainbow Factory 3 days ago
I'm fatigued over your superhero fatigue. Comes up every time... blaaaaaarg.
Yeah honestly, I'm fatigued from garbage movies like Batman V Superman or The Last Jedi. I don't care what genre or franchise, if is great I'm not fatigued.
Dasveiner 3 days ago
Black Void Hell
Black Void Hell 3 days ago
15:54 rich saying it's great after Jay just said many of children got murdered is the funniest shit ever lol
Iroga 3 days ago
Is Rich and Jay talks about replacing Rich and Jay?
Sweet Bro
Sweet Bro 3 days ago
I can assure you, Black Noir has much more to do later in.
Horacio A. Baca Amenábar
Bring Mike back, you couple of sidekicks! Not you, Rich. You are great.
Aemon Warrick
Aemon Warrick 4 days ago
I watched it and it was amazing, thanks RLM.
MuphynToy 4 days ago
If you liked this series, you should check out the reckoners book series. Same idea and it's one of my favorite book series by Brandon Sanderson
Kevin Harris
Kevin Harris 4 days ago
The comics are 100 times worse as far as being vile. IMO the TV show while I enjoyed was really watered down. You guys really should look at the comic and then compare.
Freedomsaver 4 days ago
Thanks for making this video. Watched 1 minute... then watched Season 1 of The Boys... and then the rest. :) Great recommendation!
Archi Teuthis
Archi Teuthis 4 days ago
I'm still waiting for a live-action adaptation of _Marshall Law_
anthos332 4 days ago
Done with Marvel as well but nah... this show was a waste of time :/ The comics way different I guess so I'll give that a go.
Doğukan Doğkan
Doğukan Doğkan 4 days ago
if you guys are interested in another "fucked up Superman" story, you should definitely check out Irredeemable.
I liked IRREDEEMABLE. but i wish it had stayed an evil Superman story instead of veering off into weird sub plots
Pink Hoodie
Pink Hoodie 4 days ago
Jay looks like Zack Snyder But I’m just here for Rich and his laugh
Null 4 days ago
When the superheros have evil karma
TheGobberShop 4 days ago
Slow show but the lil satire moments make it all worth it
Ben Erban
Ben Erban 4 days ago
1:22 that title is actually a reference to the 1980 book "A Confederacy of Dunces" by John Kennedy Toole, who tragically committed suicide after consuming far too much superhero content.
Brabo Choke
Brabo Choke 4 days ago
“Several kids die in this show.” “Great!”
borna1231 5 days ago
You guys should reaaaaally watch The Preacher. Especially Jay, I think that show is right up his alley.
MarvelDcImage 5 days ago
SPOILER ALERT..........................................................................The Amazon series is a rarity in that it is an adoption that is actually superior to the source material. The comicbook version of Homelander was not a rapist but rather was framed for rape by his evil clone to drive Homelander crazy and other comicbook like silly twists like that but the Amazon version of events seems much more realistic and scary. I highly recommended and I am someone who has become jaded to movie adoptions of comics.
Chris Prestipino
Chris Prestipino 5 days ago
Wtf are you clowns on about, how the fuck was Superman an evil monster in Snyder’s films? Snyder simply asked the question, what would happen if you picked up a character like Superman out of the comics and put him in our world, the politics, the fear, reverence etc all super valid and interesting questions. Also, as for Superman not being the medium to tell that type of story, have you heard of Injustice, one of the most intriguing and successful iterations of the rogue Superman story? Christ almighty how do you have an audience?
Lol triggered
Chris Prestipino
Chris Prestipino 5 days ago
Zach Snyder didn’t “try” anything, to this day no one but Nolan and Mangold have achieved what he has with MOS and BvS, and even he stands alone in how he did it.
Sure Jan
Joel dahl
Joel dahl 5 days ago
8h=short movie.
Lol welcome to the new world...
TetrisClock 5 days ago
Can we get a re:View of They Live?
Cassius Quinn
Cassius Quinn 5 days ago
Homelamder was an amazing villain and without him the show would have been just meh
Maxisamo1 5 days ago
You guys should have talked about how even the antagonists are somewhat sympathetic. I don't think there's a single character in more than one episode that you can't feel at least a LITTLE bad for.
Maxisamo1 5 days ago
I lost my fucking shit at the Facebook Live scene
Kyle 5 days ago
I was going to pass on this series, mainly because I'm sick to death of SuperHero crap. The Boys was great. Thanks for the review. Rich was right. Just watch it.
Daniel Bray
Daniel Bray 5 days ago
Wt actual f. A 24 minute ad?
Put Your Quarter Up Gaming
Talk about Rem Lezar so we can get Rich to quote the line “Part of the joy that I get from this boy”, and then lick his lips, as if he could help it. Like next video unless you hackfrauds have anything better to do
Myrth1 5 days ago
A good show, but I still regret binging on it. It's like taking a shower with tar instead of water. Maybe it's not so much down-beating in smaller doses
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