Episode #180 – “The Hateful 8” & “The Revenant”

Two of the most anticipated films of the year, reviewed here in one major episode! We saw both “The Hateful Eight” and “The Revenant” and neither of them were really “feel-good” movies. But hey, that doesn’t mean they’re not excellent ones, right!? Tune-in to hear our in-depth reviews!

00:00 – Main review of “The Hateful 8”

25:00 – Spoilers for “The Hateful 8”

37:13 – Main review of “The Revenant”

52:41 – Spoilers for “The Revenant”

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Episode #179 – “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

We’ve got a special “Star Wars” episode for you! Friend of the show and co-creator of BOOM! Big Pants Phil Dunphy joins us to talk all things “The Force Awakens”! We go in-depth, like really in-depth on this one…so buckle in!

00:00 – Main review of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

35:15 – Spoilers for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

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Episode #178 – “Creed”

Ding ding ding! It’s time for another ROCKY movie! Although, this one is unlike we’ve ever seen before. The Italian Stallion is no longer center stage…no, this time Apollo Creed’s son is in the ring. Does “Creed” bring the “Rocky” franchise to a whole new audience or does it hit the canvas hard and not get back up? Tune in to find out! We also discuss what we’ve been watching, including “While We’re Young” and “Jessica Jones” and move on to talk about the debut trailer of “Captain America: Civil War”.

00:00 – What we’ve been watching

12:28 – Discussing the “Captain America: Civil War” trailer

18:40 – Main review of “Creed”

32:07 – Spoilers for “Creed”

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Episode #177 – “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2”

It’s the end of the “Hunger Games” saga! Four films, a whole lotta death, and a pesky love triangle. It all comes to a climactic end in “Mockingjay Part 2”. Tune in as we dissect every piece of this final story, including just how damn good Donald Sutherland is. We also discuss what we’ve been watching, including “Master of None” and “The Man in the High Castle” and move on to talk about all the movie-related Black Friday deals we’re interested (and not-so-interested) in!

00:00 – What we’ve been watching

12:07 – Black Friday

20:00 – Main review of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2”

33:25 – Spoilers for “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2”

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Episode #176 – “Dope”

We didn’t want to see any of the new releases this week, so we fired up the Blu-Ray players and watched “Dope”! A coming-of-age tale set in a rough neighborhood filled with gangs and drugs. Can the three main geeks in the story make it out alive? We also discuss what we’ve been watching, including “Me, Earl, and the Dying Girl” and “Deadwood” and move on to talk about the new name for the new “Alien” movie that is actually a sequel to “Prometheus”.

00:00 – What we’ve been watching

10:37 – Discussing “Alien: Covenant”

18:15 – Main review of “Dope”

30:10 – Spoilers for “Dope”

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Episode #175 – “Spectre”

Oh boy, here we go! The 24th James Bond film, “Spectre”, has arrived! Daniel Craig is back for his fourth outing as 007 and he’s brought along a title that diehard Bond fans know all too well. Does the resurrection of the infamous SPECTRE group make for a compelling film in 2015? Tune in to find out!

00:00 – Main review of “Spectre”

20:50 – Spoilers for “Spectre”

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Episode #174 – “Bridge of Spies”

Spielberg! Hanks! Spies! What could go wrong? Turns out, what could actually happen? Two of Hollywood’s biggest players getting together for a Cold War thriller. But just how thrilling is it? We break it all down in this episode…tune in!

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Episode #173 – “Steve Jobs”

This is not the Steve Jobs movie with Ashton Kutcher. No, this is the other¬†one we were hearing about after the untimely death of the Apple CEO…the one that would treat us to all sorts of witty Aaron Sorkin back-and-forth. Now that it’s here, with Michael Fassbender, how does it fair? Is it more iPhone than Newton? Tune in to find out! We also talk about what we’ve been watching, including “Mazerunner – The Scorch Trials”, “Quantico”, “Blood & Oil”, and “The Muppets” and then move on to talk about the new “Die Hard” film!

00:00 – What we’ve been watching

13:52 – Discussing the new “Die Hard” movie announcement

19:07 – Main review of “Steve Jobs”

36:00 – Spoilers for Steve Jobs

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Episode #172 – “The Martian”

We finally have a movie about Mars that isn’t awful! “The Martian” has been described as “Gravity” meets “Cast Away”, but is it more than that? Well, there’s no huge Fed-Ex plug like in that Tom Hanks flick, but NASA sure does play a huge part! Tune in as we go in-depth on Matt Damon’s latest film!

00:00 – Main review of “The Martian”

24:28 – Spoilers for “The Martian”

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Episode #171 – “Sicario”

“Sicario” has gone wide and we’ve got a review for you to check out! Emily Blunt kicks major ass and Benecio Del Toro is mysteriously wonderful. This film is full of twists and turns right to the very end, definitely worth checking out!

00:00 – Main review of “Sicario”

19:33 – Spoilers for “Sicario”

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