Episode 169 – The Big Short, Demolition, The Jungle Book (2016); review: Black Mass

Black Mass (Warner Bros.)
Black Mass (Warner Bros.)

In this episode, we watch the trailer for The Big Short starring Brad Pitt, Christian Bale, and Ryan Gosling (and Cody tries to explain economics to Dustin). We also watch trailers for Demolition with Jake Gyllenhaal and the new live action version The Jungle Book. Plus we review Black Mass starring Johnny Depp and talk about What We’re Watching.

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CORRECTION: In this episode, Cody uses the term “collateralization”  when discussing investments in subprime home mortgages in the early-to-mid-2000s. What he meant to say was “securitization.” He regrets the error.

What We’re Watching…

– Cody: Narcos
– Dustin: Doctor Who – Season 9 (BBC America
– Andy: Metal Gear Solid V (official website)

Full trailers…

The Big Short (Paramount) — in theaters December 23, 2015

Demolition (Fox Searchlight) — in theaters April 8, 2016

The Jungle Book (Walt Disney Pictures) — in theaters April 15, 2016

Episode 145 – Mad Max: Fury Road, Southpaw, While We’re Young; review: Into the Woods

In this episode, the craziness continues as we watch the most recent trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road. We also check out the trailers for Jake Gyllenhaal in the boxing drama Southpaw and the Ben Stiller-Noah Baumbach collaboration While We’re Young. We also review Into the Woods on home video and share What We’re Watching.

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What We’re Watching…

– Cody: It Follows (now in limited release)
– Dustin: Derek (finale special) 
– Andy: Tangled  / Vertigo  / Parenthood  

Full trailers…

Mad Max: Fury Road (Warner Bros.) — in theaters May 15, 2015

Southpaw (The Weinstein Company) — in theaters July 24, 2015

While We’re Young (A24) — now in limited release

Episode 126 – Furious 7, In the Heart of the Sea, Horrible Bosses 2; review: Nightcrawler

In this episode, we watch trailers for Furious 7, Chris Hemsworth in the Ron Howard directed In the Heart of the Sea, and comedy sequel Horrible Bosses 2. Plus we review Nightcrawler starring Jake Gyllenhaal in an antihero role and talk about other movies and TV shows featuring antiheroes. All that plus What We’re Watching.

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What We’re Watching…

– Cody: It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia – Season 9  
– Dustin: Total Recall (1990)  
– Andy: Twin Peaks  

Full trailers…

Furious 7 (Universal Pictures) — in theaters April 3, 2015

In the Heart of the Sea (Warner Bros. Pictures) — in theaters March 13, 2015

Horrible Bosses 2 (Warner Bros. Pictures) — in theaters November 26, 2014

Episode 116 – Rosewater, Nightcrawler, Field of Lost Shoes; review: Ghostbusters turns 30

Who you gonna call? Cody and Andy! Dustin is out sick, but we review the trailer for Jon Stewart’s directorial debut Rosewater, skinny Jake Gyllenhaal in Nightcrawler, and the Civil War (family?) film Field of Lost Shoes. We also look back at Ghostbusters for its 30th anniversary and at SNL.

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What We’re Watching…

– Cody: Only Lovers Left Alive, Blue Ruin
– Andy: Broadchurch

Full trailers…

Rosewater (Open Road Films) — in theaters November 7, 2014

Nightcrawler (Open Road Films) — in theaters October 31, 2014

Field of Lost Shoes (Bosch Media) — in theaters September 26, 2014

Episode 108 – Exodus: Gods and Kings, Fury, St. Vincent; review: Enemy; TammyWatch 2014 recap

So…our friendly little wager about the opening box office for Tammy didn’t go so well…like, really not very well at all…we’ll review.  Also, trailers for Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods and Kings, Brad Pitt in the WWII drama Fury, and Bill Murray in comedy St. Vincent. Plus we review Enemy starring Jake Gyllenhaal in a dual role, and we talk about What We’re Watching.

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What We’re Watching…

– Andy: Wayne’s World   / Zoolander   / Bridesmaids  / Admission 
– Dustin: Before the Dawn (short film prequel series for Dawn of the Planet of the ApesYouTube – FREE)
– Cody: 22 Jump Street (now in theaters) / Eastbound & Down, Season 4 (HBOGO)

Full trailers…

Exodus: Gods and Kings (20th Century Fox) — in theaters December 12, 2014

Fury (Sony Pictures) — in theaters November 14, 2014

St. Vincent (The Weinstein Company) — in theaters October 24, 2014