Paul Thomas Anderson’s Phantom Thread (2018) has been nominated for six Academy Awards, including Best Picture. In Episode 276 of Movie Podcast Weekly, we welcome back special guest Chase Harrison of The Reel to Reel Blog. Chase brings us his review of Phantom Thread. We also have two other Feature Reviews: The Commuter (2018) and Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018). We’re also happy to welcome back MPW host emeritus, Joshua Ligairi of Horror Movie Podcast. Josh brings us some Sundance Film Festival 2018 coverage. Join us!
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!
— Welcome back special guests Joshua Ligairi and Chase Harrison
[ 0:02:18 ] II. Sundance Film Festival 2018 coverage by Joshua Ligairi
Hereditary, Sorry to Bother You, I Think We’re Alone Now, Three Identical Strangers, Science Fair, Believer
[ 0:13:25 ] III. MPW’s Thoughts on the 90th Academy Awards Nominations
[ 0:32:31 ] IV. Mini Reviews
Josh: Ferdinand, Jurassic Park, Space Camp
Karl: It (2017), Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Den of Thieves, Bad Day for the Cut
Chase: The Abyss, Ocean’s Eleven, Ocean’s Twelve, Ocean’s Thirteen, Wastelander (will Feature Review in the next episode)
Jason: Considering the Cinema, Episode 002; Sneaky Pete Season 1, Ep. 001; The End of the F***ing World
Ryan: Waco (mini series)
Andy: Independence Day: Resurgence
V. New in Theaters This Past Weekend [ Friday, January 26, 2018 ]:
Maze Runner: The Death Cure
Please Stand By
Have a Nice Day
FEATURE REVIEWS HAVE TIME STAMPS:
[ 1:03:49 ] VI. Feature Review: MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE (2018)
Karl = 7.5 ( Theater / Rental )
[ 1:07:51 ] VII. Feature Review: PHANTOM THREAD (2018)
Chase = 9 ( Theater / Buy it! )
[ 1:17:52 ] VIII. Feature Review: THE COMMUTER (2018)
Ryan = 6 ( Watch it on TBS or USA with commercials )
IX. Wrap-Up / Plugs / Ending
COMING UP ON MPW NEXT WEEK:
Episode 277 where we’ll be reviewing “Winchester” and “The Cloverfield Paradox” and “Wastelander.” Join us!
LINKS FOR THIS EPISODE:
Check out Chase’s movie site: The Reel to Reel Blog
Hear Josh named as one of the Top 5 Up-and-Coming Directors on The Film Vault Podcast!
Josh covers streaming movies on: Movie Stream Cast
Hear Josh on The SciFi Podcast
Hear Josh on Horror Movie Podcast
E-mail us: MoviePodcastWeekly@gmail.com.
Leave us a voicemail: (801) 382-8789.
Follow MPW on Twitter: @MovieCastWeekly
Leave a comment in the show notes for this episode.
Ryan’s new Facebook page
Ryan’s New Facebook Page
Ry’s flagship show: Geek Cast Live Podcast
DONATE here to facilitate the creation of more Geek content!
Blog: Geek Cast Live
Web site: Geek Harder.com
Jason recommends supporting: Operation Underground Railroad
If you’re a Horror fan, listen to Jason and Josh on HORROR MOVIE PODCAST
If you like Movie Podcast Weekly, please subscribe and leave us a review in iTunes. If you want to support the show, we have PayPal buttons in our right-hand sidebar where you can make a one-time donation or you can become a recurring donor for just $2 per month. (Every little bit helps!)
Thanks for listening, and join us again next week for Movie Podcast Weekly.