Alita: Battle Angel – A deactivated female cyborg is revived, but cannot remember anything of her past life and goes on a quest to find out who she is.
Happy Death Day 2U – Tree Gelbman discovers that dying over and over was surprisingly easier than the dangers that lie ahead.
Isn’t It Romantic – A young woman disenchanted with love mysteriously finds herself trapped inside a romantic comedy.
Harold and Maude – Young, rich, and obsessed with death, Harold finds himself changed forever when he meets lively septuagenarian Maude at a funeral.
Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure – Two seemingly dumb teens set off on a quest to prepare the ultimate historical presentation with the help of a time machine.
The Burbs – An overstressed suburbanite and his fellow neighbors are convinced that the new family on the block are part of a murderous Satanic cult.
True Believer – A cynical former civil liberties attorney now reduced to “specializing” in defending drug dealers becomes transformed by an eight-year-old murder case.
The Mighty Quinn – When police officer Xavier Quinn’s childhood friend, Maubee, becomes associated with murder and a briefcase full of ten thousand dollar bills, The Mighty Quinn must clear his name. Or try to catch him, which could be even trickier.
Next Week: How to Train Your Dragon, Fighting With My Family. Undisputed Classic – The Wrestler
Child’s Play RIP Albert Finney Tommy Wiseau’s SHark Attack
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part – It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: Lego Duplo invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild.
What Men Want – A woman is boxed out by the male sports agents in her profession, but gains an unexpected edge over them when she develops the ability to hear men’s thoughts.
Cold Pursuit – A snowplow driver seeks revenge against the drug dealers he thinks killed his son. Based on the 2014 Norwegian film ‘In Order of Disappearance’.
The Prodigy – A mother concerned about her young son’s disturbing behavior thinks something supernatural may be affecting him.
The Velvet Buzzsaw – After a series of paintings by an unknown artist are discovered, a supernatural force enacts revenge on those who have allowed their greed to get in the way of art.
A Boy and His Dog – A young man and his telepathic dog wander a post-apocalyptic wasteland.
Cousins – Two couples go to a mutual friend’s wedding and end up swapping partners.
The Fly II – The almost-human son of “Brundlefly” searches for a cure to his mutated genes while being monitored by a nefarious corporation that wishes to continue his father’s experiments.
Tap – Just released from prison, Max Washington must decide which of his previous professions to return to: burglar or tap dancer.
Next Week: Isn’t It Romantic, Alita: Battle Angel, Happy Death Day 2U. Undisputed Classic: Harold & Maude
Avengers: Endgame Captain Marvel Hobbs & Shaw Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Toy Story 4
Miss Bala – Gloria finds a power she never knew she had when she is drawn into a dangerous world of cross-border crime. Surviving will require all of her cunning, inventiveness, and strength. Based on the Spanish-language film.
Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened – An exclusive behind the scenes look at the infamous unraveling of the Fyre music festival.
Hold the Dark – After the deaths of three children suspected to be killed by wolves, writer Russell Core is hired by the parents of a missing six-year-old boy to track down and locate their son in the Alaskan wilderness.
The House That Jack Built – The story follows Jack, a highly intelligent serial killer, over the course of twelve years, and depicts the murders that really develop his inner madman.
Y Tu Mama Tambien – In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.
Her Alibi – A writer of BAD detective novels is in full writers’ block. He pretends to be the alibi of a beautiful woman who was arrested for murder at first thinking her innocent, but as she shows more and more interesting abilities (such as knife throwing) he begins to doubt his first assessment. He is still falling for her, but more and more nervous as time passes, and there are more close calls with death on his part.
Kinjite – A brutal Los Angeles police Lt. is determined to bust up an organization that forces underage girls into prostitution.
Who’s Harry Crumb? – Harry Crumb is a bumbling and inept private investigator who is hired to solve the kidnapping of a young heiress which he’s not expected to solve because his employer is the mastermind behind the kidnapping.
Next Week: Cold Pursuit, Lego Movie 2, The Prodigy, What Men Want, Undisputed Classic A Boy & His Dog
Drugs as a Weapon Against Us – Evidence supports that the CIA manipulated musicians and activists to promote drugs for social control, particularly regarding the Civil Rights and anti-war movements. Some musicians that resisted these manipulations were killed.
Dry Blood – In a rural mountain town, an unstable drug addict must unravel a surreal murder mystery as he’s terrorized by malevolent ghosts, a deranged sheriff, and the frightening hallucinations from his withdrawal.
Serenity – The mysterious past of a fishing boat captain comes back to haunt him, when his ex-wife tracks him down with a desperate plea for help, ensnaring his life in a new reality that may not be all that it seems.
Serenity – The crew of the ship Serenity try to evade an assassin sent to recapture one of their members who is telepathic.
Three Fugitives – A reformed bank robber is taken hostage by a desperate man during a bank hold up, but is forced to go on the run with his captor when they’re both mistakenly thought to be in cahoots.
Physical Evidence – A police officer suspended and now accused of murder is forced to join forces with his court-appointed attorney to assemble the pieces of a deadly puzzle to find the missing link before time runs out.
Parents – A young boy living in 1950s suburbia suspects his parents are cannibalistic murderers.
No Retreat, No Surrender 2 – In this sequel, Scott Wylde, an American kickboxer, must go to Cambodia to rescue his Vietnamese girlfriend from Russian and Vietnamese troops.
Cohen and Tate – When a little boy witnesses a mob hit, he is kidnapped by two professional assassins who are not what they seem.
Felix the Cat- The Movie (Animated) – In another dimension, the villainous scientist Duke of Zill, with the help of his mechanical, geometric army, takes over the Land of Oriana, prompting Felix the Cat to save its princess and restore order once again.
Next Week: Miss Bala, Streaming Challenge and our classic is Y Tu Mama Tambien
Bigger – The inspirational tale of the grandfathers of fitness as we now know it, Joe and Ben Weider. Facing anti-Semitism and extreme poverty, the brothers beat all odds to build an empire and inspire future generations.
Glass – Security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities.
Unbreakable – A man learns something extraordinary about himself after a devastating accident.
Top Five – Clones
Next Week: The Kid Who Would Be King, Serenity. Undisputed Classic – Serenity
The Upside – A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy man with quadriplegia and an unemployed man with a criminal record who’s hired to help him.
A Dog’s Way Home – A dog travels 400 miles in search of her owner.
Replicas – A scientist becomes obsessed with bringing back his family members who died in a traffic accident.
If Beale Street Could Talk – A woman in Harlem embraces her pregnancy while she and her family struggle to prove her fiancé innocent of a crime.
Clones – A scientist discovers a plot to clone other scientists so the government can control the weather.
Top Five – Oops we forgot to do it
DeepStar Six – The crew of an experimental underwater nuclear base are forced to struggle for their lives when their explorations disturb a creature who threatens to destroy their base.
Gleaming the Cube – Brian’s adopted brother is killed when he discovers that the shop he works in sends weapons to Vietnam instead of medications. To the police it looks like suicide, but Brian knows better so he skates off to investigate the murder himself.
The January Man – Nick and Frank Starkey were both policemen. A scandal forced Nick to leave the force, now a serial killer has driven the police to take him back.
The Experts – Travis and Wendell are kidnapped while on their way to opening a nightclub in rural Nebraska. The KGB spy Cameron Smith takes them to the U.S.S.R. instead with the intention of teaching KGB agents to be hip like Americans.
Next Week: Glass, our Undisputed Classic is Unbreakable and just for fun Supervan
Escape Room – Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.
Bird Box – Five years after an ominous unseen presence drives most of society to suicide, a mother and her two children make a desperate bid to reach safety.
Roma – A story that chronicles a year in the life of a middle-class family’s maid in Mexico City in the early 1970s.
Outlaw King – A true David vs. Goliath story of how the 14th century Scottish ‘Outlaw King’ Robert the Bruce used cunning and bravery to defeat the much larger and better equipped occupying English army.
Suspiria – A darkness swirls at the center of a world-renowned dance company, one that will engulf the artistic director, an ambitious young dancer, and a grieving psychotherapist. Some will succumb to the nightmare. Others will finally wake up.
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat for all realities.
Nothing This Week
Movie Fight: What are You Most Looking Forward to in 2019
Stranded – A young woman and her grandmother living in an isolated farmhouse are kidnapped by aliens.
Doin’ Time On Planet Earth – Through a series of extraordinary circumstances, an eccentric teenager believes he may be the alien prince of a distant planet, ready to lead his brethren home.
The Girl in a Swing – A London art broker goes to Copenhagen where he requires the services of a secretary fluent in Danish, English, and German. He falls deeply in love with the woman, despite the fact that he knows virtually nothing about her.
Deep Space – An American satellite with a new biological weapon gets out of control and crashes onto US territory. A slimy monster emerges and manages to escape, killing everyone who crosses his path.
Born To Race – A race-car driver falls in love with a beautiful Italian automobile engineer who is travelling the NASCAR circuit to sell her controversial engine technology.
Sticky Fingers – Two girls try hard to find job as musicians. One of them play the cello and the other the violin. They have very little money, even to pay the rent. One day a friend (who is a drug dealer) ask them to keep a bag for some days.
Never Say Die – A couple end up running for their lives from South African hit-men and the Police.
Aquaman – Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and be a hero to the world.
Bumlebee – On the run in the year of 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken.
Holmes & Watson – A humorous take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic mysteries featuring Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson.
Vice – The story of Dick Cheney, an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider, who quietly wielded immense power as Vice President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today.
Mary Queen of Scots – Mary Stuart’s attempt to overthrow her cousin Elizabeth I, Queen of England, finds her condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.
The Favourite – In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.
Welcome to Marwen – In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.
Vox Lux – An unusual set of circumstances brings unexpected success to a pop star.
Mary Poppins Returns – Decades after her original visit, the magical nanny returns to help the Banks siblings and Michael’s children through a difficult time in their lives.
Mary Poppins – In turn of the century London, a magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.
Movie Fight: Sequel that’s better than the original
Working Girl – When a secretary’s idea is stolen by her boss, she seizes an opportunity to steal it back by pretending she has her boss’ job.
Beaches – A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.
Dangerous Liaisons – A scheming widow and her manipulative ex-lover make a bet regarding the corruption of a recently married woman.
Pelle the Conqueror – The end of the 19th century. A boat filled with Swedish emigrants comes to the Danish island of Bornholm. Among them are Lasse and his son Pelle who move to Denmark to find work. They find employment at a large farm, but are treated as the lowest form of life. Pelle starts to speak Danish but is still harassed as a foreigner. But none of them wants to give up their dream of finding a better life than the life they left in Sweden.
The Accidental Tourist – An emotionally distant writer of travel guides must carry on with his life after his son is killed and his marriage crumbles.
Hellraiser II: Hellbound – Kirsty is brought to an institution after the death of her family, where the occult-obsessive head resurrects Julia and unleashes the Cenobites once again.
The Girl in a Swing – A London art broker goes to Copenhagen where he requires the services of a secretary fluent in Danish, English, and German. He falls deeply in love with the woman, despite the fact that he knows virtually nothing about her. She insists on not being married in a church, and after they are married, some bad things from her past begin surfacing in subtly supernatural ways, and he must find the best way to deal with them without destroying their relationship.
Next Week: Escape Room, Streaming Challenge, Top Five Movies You’re Looking Forward to in 2019.
Josh spent weeks putting together this episode on time travel. Attached is a photo of his notes. This was a passion project for him and of course we can’t help but belittle him along the way. Thanks Josh for being a good sport!!!
Back to the Future, Bill and Ted, Interstellar, Event Horizon, Star Trek, Donnie Darko, 12 Monkeys, X-Men, Avengers, Hot Tub Time Machine, Deadpool 2, About Time, Safety Not Guaranteed, Groundhog Day…and many more