“Green Room” is the movie to beat thus far in 2016. In Episode 188 of Movie Podcast Weekly, Jason and Andy proudly review director Jeremy Saulnier’s excellent follow-up to “Blue Ruin,” so listen to this show for our spoiler-free Feature Review of Green Room, as well as Karl and Jason’s review of Keanu. And though Ryan isn’t in attendance on this episode, we still bring you our 2016 Summer Blockbuster Preview!
If you’re new to our show… Movie Podcast Weekly typically features four hosts — Jason, Andy, Karl and Ryan. 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!
— No Ryan this week.
[ 0:01:14 ] II. Mini Reviews
Karl: Walmart’s $7.88 Blu-rays: World War Z, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Earthquake (1974),
Andy: Dark City (not yet); Tribute to BBC documentaries: Planet Earth, Life, The Blue Planet; Minions, True Detective Seasons 1 and 2; The Man in the High Castle; Spectre
Jason: The status of “Desierto”
III. New in Theaters This Past Weekend:
Ratchet & Clank
The Family Fang
Papa Hemingway in Cuba
A Beautiful Planet
The Man Who Knew Infinity
FEATURE REVIEWS HAVE TIME STAMPS:
[ 0:31:33 ] IV. Feature Review: GREEN ROOM (2016)
Jason = 9.5 ( Must-See / Theater / Buy it! )
Andy = 9.5 ( Theater / Buy it! )
[ 0:56:22 ] V. Feature Review: KEANU (2016)
Jason = 7 ( Strong Rental )
Karl = 7.5 ( Strong Rental )
[ 1:07:44 ] VI. Main Event: 2016 SUMMER BLOCKBUSTER PREVIEW
— Tell us what you’re looking forward to in the comments!
VII. Wrap-Up / Plugs / Ending
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— Karl on the forthcoming ultra-high definition Blu-ray players: The Martian, Oppo
COMING UP ON MPW NEXT WEEK:
Episode 189 where we’ll be reviewing “Captain America: Civil War” and The Dark Knight trilogy, CTS Podcast-style… Join us!
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