Battle Royale April 18, 2018

An entire classroom of Japanese middle school students wake to find themselves kidnapped and forced into a twisted game where only the last kid left alive will be sent back home. But this isn’t the work of some mad man. No, this is an official government-sanctioned game of death aimed at controlling the country’s out-of-control […]

Happy Hunting April 16, 2018

Happy Hunting features Martin Dingle Wall as Warren Novak, a criminal on the run stopping over in a remote border town before he hopes to disappear into Mexico forever. But just when it seems he’s left all his troubles behind, the psychotic locals make Warren one of several targets in their twisted annual hunting game. […]

The Belko Experiment April 2, 2018

In an office building located in some remote corner of Columbia, a group of 80 Americans suddenly find themselves under lockdown and presented with a simple task: kill any two of their coworkers, or face the consequences…in The Belko Experiment. SURROGATE FILMMAKING Written by James Gunn and directed by Greg McLean, The Belko Experiment is […]

Boys in the Trees March 29, 2018

Toby Wallace and Gulliver McGrath are Corey and Jonah, former friends turned total strangers thanks to the drama of adolescence and the politics of high school. But now its Halloween of their senior year, and tonight they’re going for one last trip to Hell and back…in Boys in the Trees. FOOT IN THE MOUTH Boys […]

Pacific Rim March 22, 2018

When giant monsters from another dimension pop out of a hole in the middle of the Pacific, humanity finds itself on the brink of extinction. But just when it seems all hope is lost, mankind finds itself united in this fight against a common, alien foe. And the fighting is being done with a bunch […]

Pan’s Labyrinth March 21, 2018

Pan’s Labyrinth features Ivana Baquero as Ofelia, a young girl living in post-Civil War Spain. And when Ofelia’s mother remarries a military officer, the two travel to the countryside where her new stepfather is currently assigned to hunt down a group of rebels. But as her new stepfather’s violent crusade tears their family apart, Ofelia […]

The Shape of Water March 19, 2018

A top secret government facility. A pretty, mute janitor. And the mysterious merman who proves to be more than just a kindred spirit. All of this and more comes together for one the most beautiful, dark fairy tales you’ll ever see…in The Shape of Water. UNIVERSAL BY WAY OF DISNEY Directed and co-written by Guillermo del […]

Annihilation March 8, 2018

A strange, unexplained light only known as “The Shimmer” has swallowed a small corner of the United States, spreading slowly each day, threatening to engulf the entire country and beyond. And after her husband disappears inside The Shimmer while on exploratory mission for the army only to suddenly return home one year later with a […]

Fullmetal Alchemist March 4, 2018

When their mother suddenly passes away, two young brothers attempt and fail to resurrect her using the power of alchemy. Now left horrifically disfigured and scarred, the two begin their search for the legendary Philosopher’s Stone in the hope of obtaining the power they need to make things right…in Fullmetal Alchemist. FULLMETAL, HALF-BAKED Directed by […]

The Untimely Death of Nature Documentarian Biff Wellington by Way of Chicken Salad Sandwich February 28, 2018

A post shared by Steve Arviso (@amoralcrackpot) on Feb 28, 2018 at 2:20pm PST Today’s edition of A Complete Waste of Time is not only absurd but a testament to the fragility of life. Because I can be deep and artsy when I want to be. RIP, our dear, sweet Biff. Get the latest micro-sketches by […]

A Message from the White House February 27, 2018

A post shared by Steve Arviso (@amoralcrackpot) on Feb 27, 2018 at 3:03pm PST We here at A Complete Waste of Time are taking a brief break from the absurd to bring you an important message from the White House. Get the latest micro-sketches by following me on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook! MUSIC CREDITS “NewsSting” by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed […]

The Society for the Proliferation of Morse Code February 26, 2018

A post shared by Steve Arviso (@amoralcrackpot) on Feb 26, 2018 at 3:06pm PST Turn up the volume and embrace the absurd. It’s time for another episode of A Complete Waste of Time. Today, we get a friendly message from The Society for the Proliferation of Morse Code. Get the latest micro-sketches by following me […]

Brand New Day February 23, 2018

A post shared by Steve Arviso (@amoralcrackpot) on Feb 23, 2018 at 7:50pm PST It’s Friday. We don’t work on Friday. Though we do enjoy speaking of ourselves in the third-person here on, A Complete Waste of Time. But we do have this little video to help us–and you–properly greet yet another beautiful, brand new day. […]

Make It Quick (Alan Wrench) February 22, 2018

A post shared by Steve Arviso (@amoralcrackpot) on Feb 22, 2018 at 3:40pm PST A Complete Waste Of Time presents: Make It Quick, a quick audio comedy sketch written, voiced, and produced by me, Steve Arviso. Get the latest micro-sketches by following me on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook! SFX CREDITS “Car Driving Away” by Daniel Simion (via soundbible.com) […]

On the Hour (7pm) February 21, 2018

A post shared by Steve Arviso (@amoralcrackpot) on Feb 21, 2018 at 1:37pm PST Embrace the absurd with another edition of A Complete Waste of Time, the only comedy podcast (segment) that believes in truth in advertising. Written, voiced, and produced by me, Steve Arviso. Today we tune in to On the Hour, with Ulysses Scrimshaw. […]

The Last Word (w/ Finnegan Haberdasher) February 20, 2018

A post shared by Steve Arviso (@amoralcrackpot) on Feb 20, 2018 at 3:26pm PST It’s time to embrace the absurd with another edition of A Complete Waste Of Time, audio sketch comedy written, voiced, and produced by me, Steve Arviso. Today we tune in to The Last Word, with Finnegan Haberdasher. Get the latest micro-sketches by following […]

On Our Program Today (Hector’s) February 19, 2018

A post shared by Steve Arviso (@amoralcrackpot) on Feb 19, 2018 at 2:40pm PST It’s time to embrace the absurd with another episode of A Complete Waste Of Time, audio sketch comedy written, voiced, and produced by me, Steve Arviso! Get the latest micro-sketches by following me on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook! MUSIC CREDITS “Street […]

The Emoji Movie February 19, 2018

When a malfunctioning emoji by the name of Gene is threatened with deletion, he’ll venture off into the unknown in the hope of getting himself reprogrammed…in The Emoji Movie. THIS SPACE FOR SALE Directed and co-written by Tony Leonidas, the plain truth about The Emoji Movie is that it is one of the most cynical […]

Imagine Batman with Mouse Ears February 17, 2018

You know what’s weird to me, as a lifelong comicbook fan?   All things considered, DC’s superheroes are more in line with Disney than Marvel. Like Disney’s various works, they exist (and even manage to thrive) in this more idyllic, outdated bubble of storytelling and character work. Stories and conflicts are often distinct in their […]

Black Panther February 16, 2018

In the follow-up to Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War, Black Panther sees the return of Chadwick Boseman’s T’Challa, the newly crowned king of the highly advanced–and equally isolated–African nation of Wakanda. But as T’Challa struggles with the loss of his father and his new role as a king, Michael B. Jordan’s Eric Killmonger is looking […]