Year 1 is in the books! Listen in as Chet and Rodney tell the untold truth of the fiasco that was the Rob Burnett interview. Also, they guys recap all of the movies and many guests from the past year. Make sure you stick around for the end because there is a MAJOR announcement that will impact the future of the show!
In this very special episode, the guys interview Patrick Brice, Director and Co-Star of "Creep" which also stars Mark Duplass. Creep is the "Movie Night Pick of the Week" but it almost never happened! Listen in about how not only Creep, but 2016 Best Picture Winner "Moonlight" share roots in a quickly forgotten horror movie about a killer pig, and how Patrick's involvement spurred him on to success.
Drama - R - 2014
Starring: John Boyega, Rotimi, Glen Plummer
Director: Mailk Vitthal
Where to Find It: Netflix (Netflix Original)
Want to hear Rodney and Chet talk about drugs? Surprisingly yes, right?
In this episode, the guys take on Imperial Dreams, a Netflix Original that is worth your Movie Night! Also in this episode, a "Movie to Avoid", Rodney plays "Name-That-Drug", and we talk through the topic of "Movies with actors/actresses from the new Star Wars films."
2006 - R - Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Starring: Christian Bale, Hugh Jackman, Michael Caine, Scarlett Johannson
Director: Christopher Nolan
Where to Find: Netflix
A movie that's hard to talk about it without spoiling it! We tell you our thoughts as to why The Prestige is the Movie Night pick of the week, but we mix in a lot of other things as well. Conversations about magicians, Rodney's high school reunion, Bale vs Jackman, 2006: a year in review, and movies with insane twists.
Just curious....Has Rodney seen Twilight?
2014 - R - Suspense, Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Starring: Ethan Hawke, Sarah Snook, Noah Taylor
Director: Michael and Peter Spierig
Where to Find? Amazon Prime
In this episode the guys discuss a GREAT Amazon Prime find, Predestination. Ethan Hawke anchors this "time travel" movie that has multiple twists that are sure to leave you thinking long after you watch. He's joined by Sarah Snook who plays both a man and a woman in this and does a phenomenal job. Also, the guys talk about a "Movie to Avoid" and the question, "Would you rather talk to your past self or future self?"
Let us know what you think!
In today's show, we talk about Hollywood's top stars! ...no wait, that's not true. At one point it might have seemed like they were big stars, but those days are long gone. In the episode, we reminisce about their stardom, talk about where it all went wrong and assign a percentage chance of them resurging as celebrities.
Below is the list - let us know your thoughts:
10. Taylor Lautner - Twilight
9. Alicia Silverstone - Clueless
8. Ellen Page - Juno
7. Jason Biggs - American Pie
6. Josh Hartnett - Lucky Number Slevin
5. Lindsay Lohan - Mean Girls
4. Hayden Christiansen - Star Wars
3. Brendan Fraser - The Mummy
2. Jon Heder - Napoleon Dynamite
1. Mark Hamill - Star Wars
Chet with 2 embarrassing stories, zombie ants, lots and lots of "candy" talk, a movie to avoid, and of course a Movie Night pick of the week.
2016 - R - Suspense, Drama, Horror
Starring: Glenn Close, Gemma Arterton, Paddy Considine, Semiia Nuanu
Director: Colm McCarthy
Where To Find: Amazon Prime
In this episode the guys talk through The Girl With All the Gifts (Free on Amazon Prime), a zombie movie for those who are sick of zombie movies. Also, zombie ants? Chet being a mess, and favorite/least favorite candy for Halloween!
2016 - PG - Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Starring: Ginnfer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba
Director: Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Jared Bush
The guys take on their first "Family Movie" based on the recommendation of a listener. Zootopia is one of the better animated films from the last two years and a lot of fun to talk through! Chet and Rodney also take personality quizzes to see what animals they would be.
As always, join the conversation. This week is "What is Your Favorite Family Film of the Last 5 Years?"
2017 - R - Horror, Mystery, Comedy
Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford
Director: Jordan Peele
In this jam-packed episode, the guys discuss the 2017 movie event, Get Out, as well as a "movie to avoid", and the topic "Favorite Psychological Thriller." However, this episode my remain memorable for the game Rodney put together for Chet's birthday. Rodney connected with several of the listeners as well as former guests of the show to surprise Chet with birthday wishes. From Checked Out in Jersey, Take Too, Zeng This, and Ivey, many loyal listeners joined in along with former guests like Tony Germanario, Deron Generally, Kacey Spivey, and even Rob Burnett!
In this episode there are not 1 but 2 guests! Right before we jumped on the phone with Charles Hood (Director of Night Owls) he told us that Seth Goldsmith was also available for the interview. What transpired was a conversation about "the creative process" held between 2 pairs of friends who love movies and have a blast talking about them!