In this week's episode David, John and Kyle discuss Spike Lee prematurely announcing the big winner at the Cannes Film Festival (2:05), Netflix's new expansion into video games (7:00) and how AI voice technology was used in the Anthony Bourdain documentary Roadrunner (15:00). Next we review the film Space Jam: A New Legacy starring LeBron James (22:55). Finally, we review the series premiere of Apple TV+'s Schmigadoon (47:05)!
Thursday, July 22, 2021
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
In this week's special episode David and Kyle react to the 2021 Emmy nominations! After discussing overall nomination stats (2:40), we discuss all the surprises and snubs from the drama series (7:55), comedy series (22:20) and limited series (39:50) categories. The 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards will take place on September 19th on CBS & Paramount+.
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
In this week's special episode David, John and Kyle discuss and break down the 1971 musical fantasy film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory in celebration of the film's 50th anniversary.
We break down the film scene by scene, discuss our favorite moments and discuss some behind the scene facts. Directed by Mel Stuart and based on the Roald Dahl novel, the film was released June 30th 1971 by Paramount Pictures and stars Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson and Peter Ostrum.
Thursday, June 24, 2021
In this week's episode David, John and Kyle discuss the mysterious test email sent out by HBO Max (1:25), Steven Spielberg's Netflix deal (10:50) and the NFT auction of Charlie Bit My Finger (16:30). We also review the series premiere of Apple TV+'s Physical (23:25) and the season two premiere episodes of FXX's Dave (34:35). Finally, we give quick check-ins to what we each host has been individually watching and playing recently including Bo Burnham: Inside and Luca (48:15).
Thursday, June 17, 2021
In this week's episode David, John and Kyle discuss a controversial newspaper advertisement for the series Sweet Tooth (1:25), possible real-life punishments inspired by Black Mirror (7:20), the latest streaming data (12:20) and the launch of a Netflix store (15:40). We also review the series premiere of the latest Marvel series Loki (24:55). Finally, we discuss the new musical film In the Heights (37:40) and the troubling box office numbers surrounding the film (51:10).
Wednesday, June 9, 2021
In this week's episode David, John and Kyle discuss Amazon's agreement to acquire MGM and what this may mean for franchises like James Bond (1:35). We also discuss the new logo for Warner Bros. Discovery (14:00) and how the theater chain AMC is thanking new investors that have caused their stock to skyrocket (19:00). Next, we review the series premiere of Apple TV+'s Lisey's Story (26:15) and the finale of HBO's Mare of Easttown (38:35). Finally, we give quick check-ins to what we each host has been individually watching and playing recently including A Quiet Place Part II (50:15).
Thursday, May 27, 2021
In this week's special episode David, John and Kyle preview the summer movie season by holding our first ever movie auction! Each host will "bid" on their most anticipated summer releases and whoever has the highest bid will have that film join their roster. Each host has $1000 to spend and each host needs three films. Let the game begin!
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