The Next Reel Film Podcast
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Is it obvious right out of the gate that Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor would make a great comedy duo? How are the thrills versus the laughs? Are there too many tropes used throughout this film? Tune in to this week’s show to get these answers and more.
Ticket prices stink, plus, what the heck is RPX-Dolby-Cinema-XXTreme? RIP Syd Mead. Plus a list of great movie car conversions and some new horror trailers for 2020!
Who is this Colin Higgins fellow and why are we talking about him? How resonant is Harold and Maude still? Are jokes about suicide okay in a context like this? Tune in to this week’s show to get these answers and more!
We’re doing it. We’ve put together our top 25 films of the last decade. But not just for the show… we’ve put together the top 25 films of the last decade each.
How funny are Steve Martin and Lily Tomlin together? Is this the start of more mature Martin comedy films? How well do they follow the rules they establish regarding body cohabitation… and does it matter? Tune in to this week’s show to get these answers and more!
What a brilliant end to a decade! We’re wrapping it up with the ultimate film in the Skywalker Saga from that Star Wars galaxy far, far away. How do the filmmakers hold up to the weight of an entire world of expectations for this film? Be with us now. Feel the force of the The Film Board’s Year End episode.
Be prepared to drop $300 for the full Skywalker Saga 4k. Porsche has a ship in the movie. Wakanda dropped as US free trade partner. Cats reviews are amazing. Plus a list of great movie dog fetches.
Does this sad sack turn for Steve Martin work? How depressing can Charles Grodin get before he’s not funny anymore? How much work did Neil Simon have to do to adapt the original book? Tune in to this week’s show to get these answers and more!
For the last Trailer Rewind of the decade we wanted to bring you something fun to watch with friends. Or is it? Does a holiday setting make a film a holiday film? Is there such a thing as a zombie holiday film? In a genre that’s on its 3rd wave of popularity is it possible to create a fresh take?
Andy says you should check out Stephen Tobolowsky’s Birthday Party. People are upset about award nominations. Pee-wee is coming around the block again. We do some re-ranking and Steve has seen the movies this time.
CJ and Jordan take over the feed to launch their cavalcade of Star Wars this week with their review of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Do Reiner and Martin make another hit or flop? How funny is this parody/homage of mad scientist films? Does Kathleen Turner handle comedy well? Tune in to this week’s show to get these answers and more!
Star Wars vs Marvel vs DC: Most Money Grossing Movies 1977–2019. An argument has erupted in which some argue there is too much film in Scorsese’s films. Steve catches Viridiana. Andy catches Mr. Rogers. We do some re-ranking and deliver a list of nine solid black and white films!
Can Steve Martin act opposite Humphrey Bogart? Does it work to intercut old films noir? Does the comedy kill the tone? Tune in to this week’s show to get answers to these questions and more!
Some rants about ‘The Irishman’ and +11 Pacino. Andy and his Frozen conundrum. Steve is upset about Xfinity inviting E.T. to the house to watch some TV. Apple did one too. Netflix does the movies that made us.