May 14, 2015

Whiplash

Doug and Mike convene to go over Whiplash, the 2014 Best Picture nominee. They talk about the movie's awesome performances, what it's actually saying about greatness, and their opinion's of the film's script.

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Mar 5, 2015

Horns

Doug and Ellie finally record a new episode on the recent Daniel Radcliffe film Horns. They talk about getting a kick out of the film's plot, the way it dances between fun and heavy, some aspects they'd change and whether or not they like it when a film has nothing to say.

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Jan 28, 2015

Gone Girl

Doug is joined by Mike this episode to discuss Gone Girl. Having both read the book as well, Mike and Doug compare the two, talk about the story's unique place in current society, and praise David Ficher's casting choices before finishing the episode with some personal stories about the shooting of the film.

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Sep 10, 2014

Guardians of the Galaxy

Doug and Shawn are roused to get back to work thanks to Guardians of the Galaxy. They discuss the characters, the wild tone, and even share a few criticisms (because, hey, nobody's perfect).

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Mar 20, 2014

Her/Best Picture Nominees

It's an Oscars episode! The duo meet mainly to discuss Her's use of technology and humane representation of love, followed by a brief "Lightning Round" where Doug (and sometimes Shawn) give 30-seconds-or-less reviews of the other eight Best Picture nominees.

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Feb 20, 2014

The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo

Finally! Doug and Shawn reunite to hit a David Fincher film they missed, the American remake of The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. They discuss the film's structure, it's juggling of multiple characters, and the film's brutality.

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Nov 14, 2013

Thor: The Dark World

Doug rounds up a super crew of friends to talk about Thor: The Dark World. These four (4!) guys talk about the film's humor, how boring they find the character of Jane Foster, all the ways that Darcy is not Jane Foster, and touch upon the success of the film's villain.

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Aug 24, 2013

Doug Movie News Round-Up: August 23rd

Wassup errybody.

I apologize for writing that. I suck at beginning articles.

Anyway, I had intended to write a weekly column talking about a handful of news stories from the movie world. So I wrote one. Then…well, I went to Wizard World Comic Con, had a blast, and didn’t make time to write. Then I went back to school, and didn’t have time to write. Luckily, I only found six stories I wanted to comment on! With the exception of a certain Bat-related bit of news, because I have like, 20 paragraphs to write on that subject. But in the meantime, here’s what grabbed my eye from the last couple of weeks.


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Jul 4, 2013

Man of Steel

Doug is joined by his friends Mike and Joe to talk about the recently released Superman film Man of Steel. The triad discuss the film's themes, their stance on the ending, and how it stacks up with other superhero films.

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Jun 6, 2013

The Cabin in the Woods

Doug and Shawn finally get back to business, inviting Dolph over to talk about The Cabin in the Woods. They discuss it's deconstruction of the horror genre, what's on Sitterson's white board, their reading of the film, and who they root for when watching it.

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