Next Week's Film To Watch: Running Scared

Three passionate Uptown, NYC friends who love and enjoy movies break down their favorite films from current releases to older classics. No film is off-limits, no matter how obscure. Every week we announce a new film and give you a week to watch it...then we talk about it. This is our contribution to film appreciation.

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024: The Marriott

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  • 024: The Marriott

    This week's episode is The Art of Organized Noize! We jump into our hip-hop bag and discuss whether Organized Noize get their just due, did Interscope help them, are they owed anything by Outkast and what led to their fall. We also go off on a Roc-a-fella tangent because, why not right? Click here to get a free audiobook and support the show!

  • 023: The Gem Episode

    500 Days of Summer! This week we dive deep into the gem pool to take an unexpected male perspective on the relations between JGL and Zoey. Inbetween dropping the relationship knowledge, we talk mixed signals, love at first sight, societal pressure, what happens to 'the spot' after the breakup, and the music. Click here to get a free audiobook and support the show!

  • 022: Dead Pool - Pool Harder

    The Deadpool Episode! This week we talk the new Deadpool release, Ryan Reynolds, its refreshing take on comic book films, Rated R status, Brian Tallerico's review and managing expectations. Click here to get a free audiobook and support the show!

  • 021: The Middleman

    Up this week, Layer Cake! The under-the-radar Daniel Craig film that showed us his James Bond chops! We talk the opening monologue, its cult classic status, the personal struggle of Daniel Craig's character and the idea of the unconventional hero. As always Jeff goes on a tangent about colors, and then Eddy B debates the necessity of the ending scene. Click here to get a free audiobook and support the show!

  • 020: Spit On Your Grave

    Shotgun Stories! This episode we talk about title expectations, what it means for people to change, our theory to Son's shotgun scars, and Jeff tries to link Shotgun Stories to Romeo & Juliet (what?). Click here to get a free audiobook and support the show!

  • 019: About The Mony

    Up this week is Midnight Cowboy! We talk briefly about New York dreaming & southern hospitality before breaking down Ebert's review of the film. Did we get enough of Joe Buck's past? Did they take the genius out of Warhol? Is Jeff Walt Disney?

  • 018: Liberty & All That

    This week we watched Brian De Palma's Blow Out! The generally slept on stylistic and suspenseful Travolta film. We talk life vs media, the portrayal of 'Merica, Jack Terry's motivation, whether De Palma is a misogynist, and we black out in introspection a couple of times. Don't feed Carlos after midnight. Click here to get a free audiobook and support the show!

  • 017: Mambo Italiano

    What a movie! This week we watched Big Night, the foodie's dream and tale of two immigrant brothers trying to make it in America. We talk the American Dream, Drive, Ambition, Compromising your craft, and of course, the relationship between Secondo and the women of the film. Click here to get a free audiobook and support the show!

  • 016: Culture Vulture

    This week we watch the Hip Hop documentary, Fresh Dressed! We talk the entrepreneurial spirit of Hip Hop, the power of promotion, responsibility of celebrity, cultural appropriation and the culture vultures. Eddy B tries his hardest to land a thrift shop endorsement deal and Jeff lets down his designer community by forgetting Barbara Kruger's name. Click here to get a free audiobook and support the show!

  • 015: We Are All Savages

    THE REVENANT!!! We nerd out on this one and talk lighting, cinematography, cultural representation and of course the mandatory Oscar conversation. Is this movie better than The Hateful Eight? Will Leo get his Oscar? Find out next time on Dragonball Z. Click here to get a free audiobook and support the show!

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