We came back for more, and it seems, you have, too. This is Movie Podcast Weekly, Episode 202, where we’re happy to bring you six Feature Reviews of Blood Father and Anthropoid and Pete’s Dragon and Batman: The Killing Joke and Florence Foster Jenkins and Edge of Winter. We’re happy you decided to join us, because we’ve actually got a few 9-rated movies here for you. So, according to your hosts on MPW, there are some great flicks right now in theaters or streaming online! Join us to learn more.
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!
— The loss of Kenny Baker (R2D2)
— Listener feedback from MPW Ep. 200
— The Wire, Blade Runner
— Dwayne Johnson and Vin Diesel hostilities
[ 0:27:34 ] II. Mini Reviews
Karl: Good site for reviewing TVs: Rtings.com, Jack Taylor (TV show), Stranger Things
Jason: Touching the Void, Silver Linings Playbook
Ryan: Play: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Part 1, Shameless (TV show), “Lowlights” from the RIO Olympics 2016, Backdraft
Andy: The Big Short, Mississippi Grind, No Country for Old Men, Jim Gaffigan: Obsessed
III. New in Theaters This Past Weekend (Aug. 12, 2016):
Florence Foster Jenkins
Hell or High Water
FEATURE REVIEWS HAVE TIME STAMPS:
[ 0:56:33 ] IV. Feature Review: BLOOD FATHER (2016)
Jason = 9 ( Theater / Buy it! )
Andy = 8 ( Theater / Rental )
Note from Jason: “Blood Father” is now streaming on Amazon, and it is worth it!
[ 1:04:52 ] V. Feature Review: ANTHROPOID (2016)
Karl = 9 ( Theater / Buy it! )
[ 1:09:54 ] VI. Feature Review: PETE’S DRAGON (2016)
Jason = 4.5 ( Avoid for adults; Redbox Rental for your kids )
[ 1:15:57 ] VII. Feature Review: FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS (2016)
Karl = 9 ( Rental )
[ 1:23:03 ] VIII. Feature Review: BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE (2016)
Jason = 7 ( Rental )
Ryan = 6.5 ( Rental )
But Ryan says this is better: Batman: The Killing Joke – YouTube
[ 1:29:11 ] IX. Feature Review: EDGE OF WINTER (2016)
Jason = 8 ( Strong Rental )
X. Wrap-Up / Plugs / Ending
COMING UP ON MPW NEXT WEEK:
Episode 203 where we’ll be reviewing “Ben-Hur,” “Kubo and the Two Strings,” “Hell or High Water” and “War Dogs.” Join us!
LINKS FOR THIS EPISODE:
— MPN Meetup (THIS IS HAPPENING!) — Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 in Indiana. See the comments below for details!
We’ll be seeing “Blair Witch” together in the afternoon. Then we’ll continue our festivities here below:
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