Movie Podcast Weekly Ep. 241: Alien: Covenant (2017) and a Rant About Pre-Movie Trailers

Episode 241

We’re gonna need a bigger spaceship… Welcome to Movie Podcast Weekly, Episode 241, where we bring you our Feature Review of Alien: Covenant (2017)! And then for those who have already seen the movie, we provide a SPOILER SECTION for this movie. But don’t worry: We’ll give you plenty of notice before we reveal any spoilers. This episode also contains a heated rant about the number of trailers that precede movie screenings. Get ready for a lot of [MEEPs]!

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! Continue reading

Movie Podcast Weekly Ep. 238: The Circle (2017)

Episode 238

Movie Podcast Weekly is watching you… Thank you for staying “plugged in” to our little circle of jerks. tee he. This is Episode 238, the show where we bring you our Feature Review of The Circle (2017), starring Tom Hanks and Emma Watson. Also in this episode, Andy finally catches up with “Arrival,” and he launches into another in-depth review of the logistics surrounding its premise. We provide a spoiler warning before moving into revealing discussion. Karl also tells us a story where he was a hero! And Ryan gives us a hilarious recounting of the Fyre Festival farce (and he provides a very interesting conspiracy theory)! You’ve already joined us! Keep doing it.

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! Continue reading

Special Features 001: 15 Movies That Even You Cinephiles Probably Haven’t Seen (But Should)

Movie Podcast Network Special Features 001

On behalf of our MOVIE PODCAST NETWORK, Movie Podcast Weekly would like to present our first SPECIAL FEATURES bonus episode for your listening pleasure. Here are the only three things you need to know:

1. Movie Podcast Weekly will continue to be a FREE podcast (and it always will be).

2. You can also subscribe FREE to our Movie Podcast Network feed, which provides short audio teasers of every new episode released across the Network.

**3. If you like this Special Features episode, then you can subscribe for a small fee to our MONTHLY Special Features BONUS releases through our Patreon page. (Although this first episode is censored for content, the Special Features feed will be explicit.)

To promote Movie Podcast Network and our new Special Features feed, we have released this first episode for free across the entire Network. But rest assured, all your favorite MPN podcasts will resume their regular releases of their episodes immediately. Thanks for listening. Continue reading

Movie Podcast Weekly Ep. 234: Ghost in the Shell (2017) and CHiPs (2017) and The Shack (2017)

Episode 234

Though Jason is merely a ghost in a shell, we’re starting to ramp up to full speed again here on Movie Podcast Weekly, Episode 234, where your four favorite hosts bring you three Feature Reviews of Ghost in the Shell and The Shack and an actual, for real review this time of CHiPs (Karl saw it). In this episode you’ll hear a pretty good debate about animated feature film storytelling and a decent debate about the possible underwhelming nature of “Ghost in the Shell.” 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! Continue reading

Participate in Our Top 10 Best Movies of 2016 Episode and You Could Win a $50 Amazon Gift Card, a $25 Amazon Gift Card or Ryan’s No. 1 Movie of 2016!

Top 10 of 2016 blog

Preface:
For those who love movies, there’s nothing so valuable or as anticipated as a year’s Top 10 Best Movies list. Even cinephiles who find list-making to be arbitrary or problematic can’t help but take notice of the flurry of Best Of submissions that flood the Internet in December and January.

At the end of each year, Movie Podcast Weekly (and separately, Horror Movie Podcast) assembles a Top 10 Best Movies of the Year list, where each host reveals his selections for the very best cinema of the past 12 months.

But something we love to do is to incorporate another Top 10 list that’s a collective consensus of our listenership’s favorite films of the year! Continue reading