Episode 85 - Game of Thrones (Season 4), Veronica Mars, 3 Days to Kill, review: The Wolf of Wall Street, Dustin finally sees Raging BullPlay Now | Play in Popup | Download (585)
In this packed episode, we start off with the news that Paramount Pictures has become the first major movie studio to stop distributing movies on film, plus Quentin Tarantino’s decision to shelve his newest film project because of a script leak. We also watch trailers for Season 4 of Game of Thrones, the movie adaptation of Veronica Mars, and the Kevin Costner action film 3 Days to Kill. We review Martin Scorsese’s Best Picture nominee The Wolf of Wall Street, plus Dustin finally sees Scorsese’s Raging Bull. All that, plus What We’re Watching.
In this episode we watch the latest trailer for Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street, plus one for Paul Walker in Hours and Josh Brolin and Kate Winslet in Labor Day. Plus we review The Way, Way Back–new on DVD, Blu-Ray and VOD–and talk about other coming of age films, and we share what we’re watching.
Picks of the Week…
– Andy: Twelve Angry Men
– Cody: Brooklyn Nine-Nine – Tuesdays on FOX /
– Dustin: Doctor Who: “The Day of the Doctor” (50th Anniversary Special) – Saturday, November 23 on BBC America / Monday, November 25 in theaters (info)
The Wolf of Wall Street (Paramount Pictures) — in theaters December 25, 2013
Hours (Pantelion Films) — in theaters December 13, 2013
Labor Day (Paramount Pictures) — in theaters January 31, 2014
This…is…a podcast! In this episode we’re watching trailers for Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street, the 300 sequel 300: Rise of an Empire, and a film based on the Tony Award winning play August: Osage County. We also review Man of Steel (this one gets interesting), and talk about the future of going to the movies ($100 for a movie ticket?).
Our Man of Steel review is spoiler-free as usual in this episode. If you want to hear to an extended review with spoilers, listen to Episode 55.5.
0:00 – 1:15 Welcome
1:15 – 8:19 The future of going to the movies
8:19 – 14:46 Trailer #1: The Wolf of Wall Street
14:46 – 25:32 review: Man of Steel
25:32 – 31:04 Trailer #2: 300: Rise of an Empire
31:04 – 38:21 Picks of the Week…
– Cody: Before Midnight (now in theaters)
– Dustin: This is the End (now in theaters)
– Andy: Trek Nation
40:31- end Trailer #3: August: Osage County
The Wolf of Wall Street (Paramount Pictures) — in theaters November 15, 2013
300: Rise of an Empire (Warner Bros.) — in theaters March 7, 2014
August: Osage County (The Weinstein) — in theaters November 8, 2013 December 25, 2013 (The Weinstein Company shifted the release date to Christmas Day after we recorded this episode)
Glad tidings! In this episode we watch trailers for the Tom Cruise sci-fi actioner Oblivion, the new Superman film Man of Steel, and the all-star crime drama Gangster Squad. We also review the Martin Scorsese film Hugo (now available on Netflix), and BK and Cody talk about Brad Pitt’s Killing Them Softly. Plus we offer up our guilty pleasure picks of the week!
0:00 – 7:05 Trailer #1: Oblivion
7:05 – 14:51 Review: Hugo
14:51 – 23:42 BK on Killing Them Softly
23:42 – 30:24 Trailer #2: Man of Steel
30:24 – 39:34 Picks of the Week…
– Andy: Shark Tank (YouTube)
– Dustin: Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog
– Cody: Gossip Girl (series finale Monday, December 17)
39:34 – end Trailer #3: Gangster Squad
Oblivion (Universal Pictures) — in theaters April 19, 2013
Man of Steel (Warner Bros.) — in theaters June 14, 2013
Gangster Squad (Warner Bros.) — in theaters January 11, 2013