Movie Podcast Weekly Ep. 020: Side Effects (2013)

In addition to reviewing Steven Soderbergh’s new film, “Side Effects,” your hosts of Movie Podcast Weekly have incorporated new recommendation segments, where each host specializes in one or two genres, and we give you movie recommendations from those genres!

I. Intro
II. Mini Reviews
Karl: Bullet to the Head, Stand Up Guys, Saturday Night Fever and Karl’s cost-effective TV plan
Jason: Stand Up Guys, Seven Psychopaths, The Snowtown Murders, Lovely Molly, V/H/S
Andy: Savages, Chain Letter, The Way
Josh: An Honest Liar, (The Lords of Salem trailer), Looper, Witness, Fat Kid Rules the World, High Lane

III. Feature review of “Side Effects”
Ratings and Recommendations for SIDE EFFECTS
Jason = 4.5 ( Avoid )
Andy = 4.5 ( Avoid )
Karl = 7.5 ( Rental )

IV. Genre Recommendation Segments

ANDY’S ABSURD ASSOCIATIONS: Movies That You Want to Be Able to Talk About That Suck But Make You Feel Like a Film Person:
1. Doctor Zhivago (1965)
2. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
3. Citizen Kane (1941)

Documentary: The Imposter (2012)
Classic: Rio Bravo (1959)

Horror: Home Movie (2008)

Sci-Fi: Silent Running (1972)

V. Wrap-Up

NEXT WEEK’S MOVIE: A Good Day to Die Hard with special guest Joel Robertson

This episode is dedicated to Caidy Min. Movie Podcast Weekly loves Asians — especially Koreans.

Links for this episode:

Don’t forget to watch Josh’s documentary “Cleanflix,” which is currently streaming on Netflix Watch Instantly.

Midnight Corey’s The Electric Chair (horror movie audio and video podcast)

Boss Butcher’s Terror Troop Podcast

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Special thanks goes out to singer-songwriter Frederick Ingram and the voice talents of Midnight Corey Graham from The Electric Chair Podcast, Willis Wheeler from the Terror Troop Podcast and Mr. Ron Baird for their help with our recommendation segment intros.

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