Glass vs Unbreakable vs Split

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John Wick 3
High Life
Ghostbusters

New Movies


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.

Undisputed Classic

Unbreakable – A man learns something extraordinary about himself after a devastating accident.

Top Five – Clones

1989

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Next Week: The Kid Who Would Be King, Serenity. Undisputed Classic – Serenity

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If Beale Street Could Talk One of the Best Movies of the Year & Clones

Coming Attractions/News:

Velvet Buzzsaw
Lords of Chaos
Spider-Man

New Movies


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.

Undisputed Classic

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

1989

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

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Bird Box, Blue Box & Naked Ninjas

Coming Attractions/News:

Happy Death Day 2U
Teen Spirit

New Movies


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.

Undisputed Classic

Nothing This Week

Movie Fight: What are You Most Looking Forward to in 2019

1988

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.

Next Week: A Dog’s Way Home, Replicas, The Upside

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2018/1988 Year in Review

On this episode we talk about our favorite movies of 2018 and 1988. 

Some of the movies discussed:

Hereditary

Bull Durham

A Star is Born

Blackkklansman

Creed II

First Reformed

If Beale Street Could Talk

Rain Man

Black Panther

Ralph Breaks the Internet

A Simple Favor

Annihilation

Big

Who Framed Roger Rabbit

The Last Temptation of Christ

Die Hard

Scrooged

The Naked Gun

And So Many More

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Aquaman, Bumblebee & Mary Poppins Returns Are All Good

Coming Attractions/News:

US

New Movies


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.

Undisputed Classic

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

1988

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.

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Time Travel Bonus 2

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

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Time Travel Bonus 1

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

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12 Hours of Journey

Coming Attractions/News:

Nothing

New Movies


Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – Miles Morales becomes the Spider-Man of his reality and crosses paths with his counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat to all reality.

The Mule – A 90-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran is caught transporting $3 million worth of cocaine through Michigan for a Mexican drug cartel.

Mortal Engines – In a post-apocalyptic world where cities ride on wheels and consume each other to survive, two people meet in London and try to stop a conspiracy.

Undisputed Classic

Lord of the Rings: Return of the King – Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron’s army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.

Recast It: Lord of the RIngs: Return of the King

1988

Rain Man – Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt’s father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels – Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000 first.

Torch Song Trilogy – Tony Award-winning actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein re-creates his role as the unsinkable Arnold Beckoff in this film adaptation of the smash Broadway play TORCH SONG TRILOGY.

I’m Gonna Git You Sucka – In this parody of blaxploitation movies, a black hero wannabe reunites former black heroes from the 70s to help him get revenge on Mr. Big.

The Courier – When a courier at the D-Day Courier Service mistakenly finds a pile of money in his regular delivery, he does some digging only to discover that the messenger company is a front for a drug ring. A reformed drug user himself, he sets out to crack the lethal ring.

Next Week: Mary Poppins 2, Aquaman, Bumble Bee, Second Act, Welcome to Marwen.

Undisputed Classic – Mary Poppins


Recast IT: Sequels better than the original

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Arnold’s O Face

Coming Attractions/News:

Captain Marvel
Avengers: Endgame

New Movies


Free Solo – Follow Alex Honnold as he becomes the first person to ever free solo climb Yosemite’s 3,000ft high El Capitan Wall. With no ropes or safety gear, he completed arguably the greatest feat in rock climbing history.

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs – An anthology film comprised of six stories, each dealing with a different aspect of life in the Old West.

Undisputed Classic

No Country For Old Men – Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande.

Movie Fights: Best Coen Brothers Film

1988

Twins – A physically perfect but innocent man goes in search of his long-lost twin brother, who is short, a womanizer, and small-time crook.


Mississippi Burning – Two F.B.I. Agents, with wildly different styles, arrive in Mississippi to investigate the disappearance of some civil rights activists.

My Stepmother Is An Alien – An alien is sent on a secret mission to Earth, where she appears as a gorgeous, attractive, and single lady. Her mission is to make contact with a rather nerdy young scientist, who’s quite overwhelmed by her attentions, and isn’t aware of the connection between her arrival and his work.

Watchers (): A boy takes in a stray dog, later discovering that it is an ultra-intelligent runaway being stalked by a dangerous creature from the same genetic research lab.

Next Week: Once Upon a Deadpool, Mortal Engines, The Mule, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Undisputed Classic – Lord of the Rings: Return of the King


Recast IT: The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

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Six Degrees of Jeff Bagwell

New Movies

Boy Erased – The son of a Baptist preacher is forced to participate in a church-supported gay conversion program after being forcibly outed to his parents.

Mirai – A young boy encounters a magical garden which enables him to travel through time and meet his relatives from different eras, with guidance by his younger sister from the future.

The Possession of Hannah Grace – When a cop who is just out of rehab takes the graveyard shift in a city hospital morgue, she faces a series of bizarre, violent events caused by an evil entity in one of the corpses.

Undisputed Classic

The Last Exorcism – A troubled evangelical minister agrees to let his last exorcism be filmed by a documentary crew.

Movie Fights: The Last Exorcism vs The Exorcist

1988

The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad – Incompetent police detective Frank Drebin must foil an attempt to assassinate Queen Elizabeth II.

Tequila Sunrise – A former L.A. drug dealer tries to go straight but his past and his underworld connections bring him into the focus of the DEA, the Mexican feds and the Mexican drug cartels.

Talk Radio – A rude, contemptuous talk show host becomes overwhelmed by the hatred that surrounds his program just before it goes national.

Next Week: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
Undisputed Classic – No Country for Old Men

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