Movie Podcast Weekly Ep. 215: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016) and The Edge of Seventeen (2016) and Bleed for This (2016) and Shut In (2016) and The Monster (2016)

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Episode 215

Six years in the making… For longtime listeners who date back to our previous podcast, Considering the Sequels, the raging debate over the science of “Airport ’77” is put to rest. In Episode 215 of Movie Podcast Weekly, Jason, Karl and Ryan are joined by “a guy named Sandy,” as well as special guest, experimental physicist THE BRAIN (of The Sci-Fi Podcast). The Brain settles the debate, once and for all, and he does it with convincing authority.

Also in this episode, we bring you five Feature Reviews of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and The Edge of Seventeen and Bleed for This and Shut In and The Monster. Join us. You’ll like it! Continue reading

Participate in Our Top 10 Best Movies of 2016 Episode and You Could Win a $50 Amazon Gift Card, a $25 Amazon Gift Card or Ryan’s No. 1 Movie of 2016!

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Preface:
For those who love movies, there’s nothing so valuable or as anticipated as a year’s Top 10 Best Movies list. Even cinephiles who find list-making to be arbitrary or problematic can’t help but take notice of the flurry of Best Of submissions that flood the Internet in December and January.

At the end of each year, Movie Podcast Weekly (and separately, Horror Movie Podcast) assembles a Top 10 Best Movies of the Year list, where each host reveals his selections for the very best cinema of the past 12 months.

But something we love to do is to incorporate another Top 10 list that’s a collective consensus of our listenership’s favorite films of the year! Continue reading

Movie Podcast Weekly Ep. 214: Arrival (2016)

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Episode 214

By way of “innerduction,” welcome to the arrival of Movie Podcast Weekly, Episode 214. In this spicy and feisty installment, you’ll hear your favorite movie podcast hosts fight over a number of sacred cows. We bring you Feature Review of 2016’s highly celebrated new science fiction film, Arrival! And to help us with this important mission, we welcome two of the esteemed hosts of The Sci-Fi Podcast, STATION and her husband and co-pilot, Mattroid. Your intrepid MPW hosts also bicker a great deal about the proper pronunciation of “AT-ATs” and nearly come to blows over Harry Potter and other subjects that will probably irritate our listeners. So, join us! Continue reading

Movie Podcast Weekly Ep. 213: Doctor Strange (2016) and Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

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Episode 213

Strange things are happening this week on Movie Podcast Weekly, Episode 213… Andy and Karl are no-shows, but Jason and Ryan welcome special guest William Rowan Jr. (of The Sci-Fi Podcast). We bring you two Feature Reviews of Doctor Strange and Hacksaw Ridge. Weirdly, we lost the first half of the recording of this episode, so Jason had to re-record the Mini Reviews again. But don’t worry, the second half of the show and the Feature Reviews with William Rowan Jr. were preserved, so join us!

If you’re new to our show… Movie Podcast Weekly typically features four hosts — Jason, Andy, Karl and Geek Cast Ry — along with frequent guests. We give you our verdicts on at least one new movie release from the current year that’s currently playing in theaters, as well as several mini reviews of whatever we’ve been watching lately. New episodes release every single week! Continue reading

Movie Podcast Weekly Ep. 212: Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016) and Inferno (2016), Et Al., and Spoiler Culture and Disney’s Live-Action Remakes

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Episode 212

Spoiler alert! Episode 212 of Movie Podcast Weekly is a big show because we’ve combined two weeks into one! We bring you five Feature Reviews of Jack Reacher: Never Go Back and Inferno and Keeping Up With the Joneses and Ouija: Origin of Evil and Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. We have no Andy this week, but we do bring you rousing discussions about Spoiler Culture and about Disney’s Live-Action Remakes. Join us!

If you’re new to our show… Movie Podcast Weekly typically features four hosts — Jason, Andy, Karl and Geek Cast Ry — along with frequent guests. We give you our verdicts on at least one new movie release from the current year that’s currently playing in theaters, as well as several mini reviews of whatever we’ve been watching lately. New episodes release every single week … well, pretty much! Continue reading