In Episode 110 of Movie Podcast Weekly, we bring you three of this year’s most anticipated and highest-rated Feature Reviews for Nightcrawler and Whiplash and Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance). Of one of these movies, you’ll hear Josh say:
“This is going to be a classic film. And this is going to be a movie that’s remembered for generations.” —Joshua Ligairi
Jason, Andy and Josh also bring you Mini Reviews, with an in-depth discussion about the pros and cons of revisiting our most beloved TV series. You don’t want to miss this one! If you like what you hear, leave us a review in iTunes or leave a donation through our PayPal buttons or both! Above all, subscribe for free in iTunes.
If you’re new to our show… Movie Podcast Weekly typically features three hosts — Jason, Josh, and Andy — 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 or on VOD, as well as several mini reviews of whatever we’ve been watching lately. And we usually provide specialized genre recommendations. New episodes release every single Tuesday. Join us!
II. Mini Reviews
Josh: Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, The Conspiracy, Dawn of the Dead (2004), The Burbs, Nightmare Factory, That Guy … Who Was in That Thing
Jason: Revisiting The Sopranos and other favorite TV series, Deterrence
Andy: Surf’s Up
III. What’s New in Theaters This Past Weekend
— Before I Go to Sleep
— ABCs of Death 2 [ Limited ]
— Goodbye to Language 3D [ Limited ]
— Horns [ Limited ]
— The Great Invisible [ Limited ]
— Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show [ Limited ]
— Magical Universe [ Limited ]
— God the Father [ Limited ]
— Saw (2004) – [ Re-release ]
FEATURE REVIEWS HAVE TIME STAMPS:
[ 0:59:13 ] IV. Feature Review: BIRDMAN OR (THE UNEXPECTED VIRTUE OF IGNORANCE) (2014)
Josh = 10 ( Theater / Buy it! / Masterpiece! )
[ 1:14:53 ] V. Feature Review: NIGHTCRAWLER (2014)
Jason = 9 ( Theater / Buy it! )
Andy = 10 ( Theater / Buy it! )
Josh = 10 ( Theater / Buy it! )
[ 1:47:25 ] VI. Feature Review: WHIPLASH (2014)
Josh = 9 ( Theater / Buy it! )
VII. Miscellany and Other Movie News
— “Rosewater” trailer
— Vance’s hilarious comment
— The death of camera assistant Sarah Jones during the filming of the Gregg Allman biopic “Midnight Rider”
VIII. Wrap-Up / Plugs / Ending
— Special thanks to Juan for his recurring donation
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INTERSTELLAR and HORNS and BIG HERO 6. Join us Tuesday!
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