In Episode 046 of Movie Podcast Weekly, you get more than two hours of movie podcasting magic, three new release Feature Reviews and your four original hosts — sans guests. We bring you an in-depth examination of “Elysium,” and Josh covers “We’re the Millers” and “In a World…” for us. And of course, we also bring you some Mini Reviews and our Specialty Genre Recommendation Segments. Also in this episode, you’ll hear a surprising amount of discussion about elementary education and Nicolas Cage…
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SHOW NOTES — with Time Stamps!
( 00:00:00 ) I. Intro
( 00:00:40 ) II. Jason’s announcements
– Congrats to Dave Becker on his 3-year anniversary of DVD Infatuation.com
– Jason’s own mother finally becomes a listener of MPW…
– Karl’s comments on our voices
– Jason announces his new podcast: THE DONUT SHOW
III. Mini Reviews:
( 00:07:03 ) Josh: The Green Hornet, Bridesmaids
( 00:17:18 ) Jason: Mud, Lord of War
( 00:34:02 ) Andy: Jack Reacher; Breaking Bad, first half of Season 5; Silver Linings Playbook
( 00:36:39 ) Karl: The Wolverine, Brief mention of Into the White, and the book “The Film Club”
( 00:55:25 ) IV. Review of “We’re the Millers”
Ratings and Recommendations for WE’RE THE MILLERS
Josh = 7.5 ( Rental )
( 01:07:21 ) V. Review of “Elysium”
Ratings and Recommendations for ELYSIUM
Jason = 8 ( Theater / Buy it! )
Karl = 6.5 ( Rental )
Andy = 6.5 ( Rental )
Josh = 7 ( Theater / Rental )
( 01:42:56 ) VI. Review of “In a World…”
Ratings and Recommendations for IN A WORLD…
Josh = 8 ( Buy it! )
V. Specialty Recommendation Segments
( 01:49:13 ) ANDY’S ABSURD ASSOCIATIONS: Another PSA on Properly Managing Your Netflix Queue
Double-check the year of release! Case in point: The Uninvited (1983)
( 01:53:40 ) ROBOTIC ROMANCES WITH KARL HUDDLESTON:
Sci-Fi: Capricorn One (1977) and Karl’s remembrance of the late Karen Black
( 01:57:43 ) JOSHUA LIGAIRI’S CONTINUING EDUCATION:
Documentary: If a Tree Falls… (2011)
( 02:00:54 ) JAY OF THE DEAD’S CREEPS AND CRIME:
Horror: The Ruins (2008)
( 02:05:26 ) V. Wrap-Up
NEXT WEEK’S MOVIES: Kick-Ass 2 and Into the White with a surprise special guest!
Links for this episode:
Funny stuff Jason recommends:
Best Scenes From “The Wicker Man” (Spoilers!)
Funny stuff that Josh recommends:
“In a World” trailer for: Jerry Seinfeld’s “Comedian”
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