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Episode 155 – Creed

This week the film nerds take on the champ! We discuss the entire Rocky franchise, concluding with a full review of Creed! Show Notes: Cold Open: On Tom Hanks and SuperHeroHype Intro (0:02:30) Rocky Series Retrospective: Rocky (1976) (0:06:25) Rocky II (1979) (0:10:54) Rocky

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Episode 152 – Spectre

Does the latest James Bond film hit the mark or is he just a Spectre of his former self? Find out on this week’s episode! We also talk about what we’ve been watching including The Peanuts Movie, Master of None, and Ash vs. Evil Dead! Show

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Episode 150 – The Last Witch Hunter

This magical episode needn’t be burned at the stake — we’re reviewing The Last Witch Hunter! We also talk about Vin Diesel, xXx, Vinbook, and Star Wars! Show Notes: Cold Open: The Dulcet Tones of Vin Diesel Introduction & More on Vin

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Episode 149 – Crimson Peak

Is Crimson Peak ghastly in a good way or ghastly in a bad way? Find out on this week’s episode! We also talk about the latest trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, some listener feedback, and movies that we followed from

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Episode 148 – Sicario

Does Denis Villeneuve keep us on the edge of our seats with his latest, Sicario? Or would we rather find ourselves watching Benicio in The Wolfman (2010)? We also talk about what we think it would take to get the public back into

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Episode 146 – Key Frames: The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)

The first series of “Key Frames” comes to a close with Alex’s pick of The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou! We also talk about our favorite music performances by a character in a movie. Show Notes: “Cold Open” Introduction (0:03:48) Favorite

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Episode 145 – Key Frames: Day for Night (1973)

Our month-long feature “Key Frames” continues with Nick taking us to film school as we discuss François Truffaut’s Day for Night! We also talk about directors who cast themselves in movies and whether or not we like it. Show Notes: Introduction Fall

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Episode 144 – Key Frames: The Legend of Drunken Master (1994)

We’re continuing our month-long feature “Key Frames” where we discuss movies that were and are key in our love of film. Tim’s pick is this week and it’s the The Legend of Drunken Master! We also talk about our favorite fight

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Fight the Franchise 03 – Sleepaway Camp

The first single-part Fight the Franchise! For this episode Willie, Tim, and Nicki spent their nights with the Sleepaway Camp series so they can tell you all about it! Show Notes: Introduction Films: Sleepaway Camp (1983) (0:06:30) Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers (1988) (0:31:46)

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Episode 143 – Key Frames: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)

This week we begin our month-long feature “Key Frames” where we discuss movies that were and are key in our love of film. Willie’s pick is this week and it’s the 1990s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! We also talk about other

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