Filmspotting

#833: A Clockwork Orange at 50 / Roadrunner / As Tears Go By (Wong Kar Wai #1)

Hinzugefügt: 16. Juli 2021

With its provocative mix of giddy, nihilistic violence, social satire, and formal audaciousness, A CLOCKWORK ORANGE has been a cinephile rite of passage for decades. For their Sacred Cow revisit,...

#832: Black Widow / Summer of Soul / No Sudden Move / Zola

Hinzugefügt: 9. Juli 2021

Marvel's BLACK WIDOW returns the MCU to theaters for the first time since 2019, but despite the more than capable cast and some provocative ideas, Adam and Josh agree that director Cate Shortland...

FS Revisited: Raiders of the Lost Ark / Top 5 Films of 1981

Hinzugefügt: 2. Juli 2021

Back in September 2012, RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK was back in theaters for a limited IMAX run on the heels of its 30th anniversary. Adam and Josh took the opportunity to give the film the Sacred Cow...

#831: F9 / Top 5 Fast & Furious Moments

Hinzugefügt: 25. Juni 2021

For one of their patented "still processing" reviews, Adam and Josh go from screening to studio to discuss F9. But all Adam has is questions; namely, are the F&F movies not only critic-proof but...

#830: Pixar's Luca / 7 From '76 Awards / The Sparks Brothers

Hinzugefügt: 18. Juni 2021 - Durchschnittliche Bewertung: 3

While Pixar's latest brazenly evokes the settings and stories of earlier animated classics like Disney's "The Little Mermaid," Pixar's own "Finding Nemo" and Hayao Miyazaki's "Ponyo" and "Porco...

#829: In The Heights / Car Wash (7 From '76)

Hinzugefügt: 11. Juni 2021

When reviews started trickling in for IN THE HEIGHTS earlier this year, anticipation for the already much-hyped adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning musical started to reach a feverish...

#828: Undine / Harlan County U.S.A. (7 From '76)

Hinzugefügt: 4. Juni 2021

Director Christian Petzold ("Phoenix," "Transit") returns with UNDINE, a romance haunted by German history and politics–and loosely inspired by a European fairy tale. Stars Paula Beer and Franz...

#827: A Quiet Place Part II / Top 5 Quiet Scenes

Hinzugefügt: 28. Mai 2021

Back in 2018, John Krasinksi's "A Quiet Place" was a novelty: the rare box office hit that didn't belong to an existing franchise or property. Fast forward to 2021 and "A Quiet Place" has itself...

#827: A Quiet Place Part II / Top 5 Quiet Scenes

Hinzugefügt: 28. Mai 2021

Back in 2018, John Krasinksi's "A Quiet Place" was a novelty: the rare box office hit that didn't belong to an existing franchise or property. Fast forward to 2021 and "A Quiet Place" has itself...

#826: Summer Movie Preview / Shiva Baby / "The Savages" ('40s Noir Awards)

Hinzugefügt: 21. Mai 2021

Yes, this summer promises pleasures like the return of the MCU, a new Lin-Manuel Miranda musical, and Dev Patel in David Lowery's "The Green Knight"; but, in their SUMMER MOVIE PREVIEW, Adam and...

#825: The Underground Railroad / White Heat ('40s Noir #6)

Hinzugefügt: 14. Mai 2021

Historically set but featuring flourishes of magical realism, Barry Jenkins's adaptation of Colson Whitehead's THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD is not quite what it first appears to be. All ten parts come...

#824: Top 5 '70s Movie Moms / Wrath of Man / News From Home (7 From '76)

Hinzugefügt: 7. Mai 2021

Sandwiched between the '60s sexual revolution and the reactionary conservatism of the '80s, the '70s was an anxious decade, and as that anxiety played out on movie screens, it did not spare...

#823: Together Together / Oscars / The Lady From Shanghai ('40s Noir #5)

Hinzugefügt: 30. April 2021

It's a pair of uneasy couples on this week's show: first up, comedian Patti Harrison as a 20-something surrogate mom to Ed Helms's single 40-something dad in Nikole Beckwith's TOGETHER TOGETHER;...

#822: Oscars Special with Michael Phillips

Hinzugefügt: 16. April 2021

Will Oscar night 2021 see Chloé Zhao crowned Best Director for "Nomadland"? Does anyone have a chance against the late Chadwick Boseman for Best Actor? And what about the Best Actress race? Will...

#821: Rocky (7 From '76) / Detour ('40s Noir #4) / '80s Madness Champ

Hinzugefügt: 9. April 2021

Whatever backlash ROCKY has received over the years for beating out the likes of "Taxi Driver," "All The President's Men" and "Network" for the 1977 Best Picture Oscar, it has largely faded as...

#820: Godzilla ('54) vs. Kong ('33)

Hinzugefügt: 2. April 2021

With the new "Godzilla vs. Kong" bringing some much-needed spectacle to long-suffering theatre chains, Adam and Josh take the opportunity to settle the question of which classic monster movie has...

#820: Godzilla ('54) vs. Kong ('33)

Hinzugefügt: 2. April 2021

With the new "Godzilla vs. Kong" bringing some much-needed spectacle to long-suffering theatre chains, Adam and Josh take the opportunity to settle the question of which classic monster movie has...

#819: Oscars Homework (Pieces of a Woman / U.S. vs Billie Holiday / My Octopus Teacher)

Hinzugefügt: 26. März 2021

Adam and Josh skipped the harrowing PIECES OF A WOMAN last fall in the lead-up to end-of-year awards, but with star Vanessa Kirby nabbing an Oscar nomination last week, they couldn't put it off any...

#819: Oscars Homework (Pieces of a Woman / U.S. vs Billie Holiday / My Octopus Teacher)

Hinzugefügt: 26. März 2021

Adam and Josh skipped the harrowing PIECES OF A WOMAN last fall in the lead-up to end-of-year awards, but with star Vanessa Kirby nabbing an Oscar nomination last week, they couldn't put it off any...

#818: Network (7 From '76) / Oscar Nominations / Laura ('40s Noir #3)

Hinzugefügt: 19. März 2021

A primal scream from the post-Watergate American malaise, NETWORK is a movie entirely of its time that manages to speak directly to ours. Adam and Josh continue their 7 From '76—Best Year Ever...