Episode 222: Godzilla vs. Kong

GODZILLA vs. KONGGodzilla vs. Kong is smashing box office records for the pandemic era, and we’re here some thoughts on the monster smash-a-thon! Plus: Netflix forks out for Knives Out, a new release date for the new Indiana Jones, remembering the ArcLight, and more! You can listen at Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, Spotify, and everywhere else you meet your podcast needs! As we always ask, please hit up our Facebook page or e-mail moviefilmpodcast@gmail.com to let us know how we’re doing!

Episode 221: The Space Jam & Suicide Squad Trailers

Screen Shot 2021-04-09 at 11.18.13 PMThe first trailers for Space Jam: A New Legacy and The Suicide Squad are here, and we have thoughts on our first looks at the Warner Bros. releases. Plus: The Mighty Ducks return, the future of Zack Snyder’s DC movie universe, and more! Hear it all at Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, Spotify, and everywhere else you meet your podcast needs! As we always ask, please hit up our Facebook page or e-mail moviefilmpodcast@gmail.com to let us know how we’re doing!

The MovieFilm Commentary Track: King Kong ’76

Screen Shot 2021-03-31 at 11.03.10 PMTo celebrate this week’s arrival of Godzilla vs. Kong in theaters and streaming, we recorded a commentary track for 1976’s controversial King Kong remake (which turns 45 this year), produced by Dino De Laurentiis. We go over the project’s troubled production history and its aftermath, and just generally have fun taking in a big budget spectacle from a bygone era. Either listen separately or watch along with us, but either way, we hope you’ll go bananas! Check it outat Apple PodcastsStitcheriHeartRadioSpotify, and everywhere else you meet your podcast needs! Like always, please hit “like“ on our Facebook page or e-mail moviefilmpodcast@gmail.com to let us know how we’re doing!

Nostalgia Theater: Douglas Goldstein on Robot Chicken and Devil May Care

GoldsteinAfter a pandemic-induced layover, the Nostalgia Theater show is back! For his return engagement, Zaki chats with Douglas Goldstein (Robot Chicken) about his work on Wizard and ToyFare magazines in the ’90s, how ROBOT CHICKEN became the groundbreaking smash we know and love, and his new SyFy animated series DEVIL MAY CARE. Plus: What it was like recording voiceover with George Lucas! It’s a fun hour of nostalgia that’ll give you the warm fuzzies and make you laugh a lot.

Episode 220: Zack Snyder’s Justice League

ZSJLAfter years of clamor and questioning, Zack Snyder’s Justice League is here! And after watching all four hours of the HBO Max exclusive recut of the DC superhero epic, we have some thoughts and reactions! But that’s not the only superhero game in town! We also have our quick takes on the Disney+ debut of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier! Here all that, plus much more, at Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, and Spotify! As we always ask, please hit up our Facebook page or e-mail moviefilmpodcast@gmail.com to let us know how we’re doing!

The MovieFilm Commentary Track: Superman II

Screen Shot 2021-03-16 at 9.18.55 PMForty years ago, we believed a man could fly…again. With this year marking the 40th anniversary of Superman II and this week marking the release of Zack Snyder’s Justice League, the MovieFilm boys thought this was a perfect time to take a look back at the Man of Steel’s second big budget movie outing and the ways it foreshadowed what would happen with Justice League several decades later. Listen in as we watch the theatrical cut of Superman II while discussing the additions and subtractions from the Richard Donner cut, all while soaking in Chris Reeve’s second go at the cape-and-tights, and just generally soaking in the nostalgia of an era where a major metropolitan city getting utterly demolished was just good, clean fun. Hear it at Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, and Spotify! As we always ask, please hit up our Facebook page or e-mail moviefilmpodcast@gmail.com to let us know how we’re doing!

Episode 219: Coming 2 America / WandaVision Wrap

coming-2-americaWandaVision has wrapped, and the MovieFilm boys have thoughts on the first Marvel Studios TV series now that it’s out in its entirety. Also, Coming 2 America is sequelizing the legendary Eddie Murphy comedy, and we discuss whether 33 years may have been too long to follow up with Prince Akeem and company. Plus: Space Jam 2 controversies! The Simpsons keep going! The Last Action Hero gets redeemed! Listen to it all at Apple PodcastsStitcheriHeartRadio, and Spotify! As we always ask, please hit up our Facebook page or e-mail moviefilmpodcast@gmail.com to let us know how we’re doing!

The MovieFilm Commentary Track: Tremors

Tremors02It’s Tremors time! For our second commentary track of 2021, the MovieFilm boys hope in their pickup and head to Perfection. Either listen separately or watch along as we delve into the cult horror classic — which just celebrated its 31st anniversary — starring Kevin Bacon and Fred Ward. We delve into the film’s journey to the screen, examine its story mechanics, and just generally have a good time revisiting a longtime favorite that continues to offer lots of screams and lots of laughs. Give it a listen via Apple PodcastsStitcheriHeartRadio, and Spotify! As we always ask, please hit up our Facebook page or e-mail moviefilmpodcast@gmail.com to let us know how we’re doing!

Episode 218: Superman and Lois and Barb and Star and Judas and the Black Messiah

Judas-and-the-Black-MessiahLots of new releases this week, as Brian offers quick reactions to Judas and the Black Messiah and Barb and Star, and Zaki offers thoughts on the new TV series Superman & Lois on the CW and Peacock’s Punky Brewster reboot. Also: Reactions to the new trailers for the Mortal Kombat reboot and Disney’s Cruella, thoughts on Joss Whedon’s troubling past and Brett Ratner’s comeback plans, and much more! Hear it all at Apple PodcastsStitcheriHeartRadio, and Spotify! As we always ask, please hit up our Facebook page or e-mail moviefilmpodcast@gmail.com to let us know how we’re doing!

Episode 217: WandaVision Too

be5dd11c662e7d7a6963a5c6254b24b07b-wandavision-5-recap.rhorizontal.w700WandaVision continues to work its magic on Disney+, and the MovieFilm boys are here with speculations and explanations. In addition: Zack Snyder’s Justice League gets a runtime and a rating, Donald Trump quits Hollywood, and Wall Street’s latest boondoggle is big screen bound! Also: Remembering Christopher Plummer, Cloris Leachman, Hal Holbrook, and Dustin Diamond! Listen to it Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, and Spotify! As we always ask, please hit up our Facebook page or e-mail moviefilmpodcast@gmail.com to let us know how we’re doing!