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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST: ANARCHY (w/Charley Rivkin) – “Sex Tape”, “Planes: Fire & Rescue” & “The Purge: Anarchy”

Showcast Episode 59: "The Purge: Anarchy", "Sex Tape" & "Planes: Fire & Rescue" get a full once-over with special guest Charley Rivkin, director of the documentary "House of a Lifetime". Plus, a look at a straight-to-video "Purge" film and The Movie Guys get "Transformers"' back in a fired-up edition of "What Did You See This More »

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DAWN OF THE MOVIE SHOWCAST (w/Ithamar Enriquez) – “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”

Showcast Episode 58: Only one major new release gets previewed ("Dawn of the Planet of the Apes"), leaving plenty of time for The Movie Guys to chat up their guest, actor/comedian Ithamar Enriquez. Plus, Halfway Through the Year in Review and a simian behavior expert panel. More »

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THE GREATEST MOVIES OF ALL TIME, PART TWO – HORROR

The title says it all. Part two of The Movie Guys “Best of All Time” series looks at the greatest horror movies per year for the last forty or so years. More »

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WORTH REVIVING – “BECKET”

Movie Guy Ray Schillaci fires up his new column, "Worth Reviving", which looks at films that get lost in the shuffle of over-hyped Hollywood offerings. This edition gives the once-over to the 12-Oscar-nominated "Becket", with Peter O'Toole & Richard Burton. More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “IT’S PRONOUNCED COE-VEN, MAN” (w/Mark Borchardt) – “Tammy”, “Deliver Us From Evil” & “Earth to Echo”

Showcast Episode 57: "American Movie" subject and overall symbiotic being of the universe Mark Borchardt joins The Movie Guys for great movie talk and a chat about his latest projects. Plus, three new movies vie for a second place finish to "Transformers: Age of Extinction" ("Tammy", "Deliver Us From Evil" & "Earth to Echo") and More »

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DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING – CHEAP THRILLS

There is so much wrong going on in “Cheap Thrills,” but none of it is the acting, writing or production. More »

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THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT

I'm never one to seek out the work of children in movies. But something's happened in the last five years or so...there's a consistency in the air that has me hopeful. More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “FULL WAHLBERG” (w/Jill Benjamin) – “Transformers: Age of Extinction” & “Snowpiercer”

Showcast Episode 56: It's summer, so it must be time for another Transformers movie. The Movie Guys look at "Transformers: Age of Extinction" and "Snowpiercer" with special guest Jill Benjamin. Plus, they fire up the Transformers sequel title generator and everyone wonders why no one's making a bigger deal about "They Came Together". More »

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THE GREATEST MOVIES OF ALL TIME, PART ONE – COMEDIES

The title says it all. Part one of The Movie Guys "Best of All Time" series looks at the greatest comedy films per year for the last forty or so years. More »

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THINK LIKE THE MOVIE SHOWCAST TOO (w/Andy Cobb & Maribeth Monroe) – “Jersey Boys”, “The Rover” & “Think Like A Man Too”

Showcast Episode 55: This week's new movies couldn't be more different as a sequel ("Think Like a Man Too"), a Broadway adaptation ("Jersey Boys") and an Australian indie film ("The Rover") get the business from The Movie Guys, with help from Andy Cobb and Maribeth Monroe. Plus, a look at other singer and rock group's More »

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HOW TO TRAIN THE MOVIE SHOWCAST…IF YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN (w/Andrew DeWitt) – “22 Jump Street” & “How To Train Your Dragon 2″

Showcast Episode 54: Do you like The Movie Showcast, but always wanted it to be filthier? This episode is for you, as stand-up comic and improviser Andrew DeWitt joins The Movie Guys to cover "22 Jump Street", "How to Train Your Dragon 2" and eating ass. Also, a look at the show's new sponsor, Movie More »

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MOVIE REVIEW – EDGE OF TOMORROW

This is a well-tuned machine that provides a fun trip to the movies that can be enjoyed by just about anyone young and old. More »

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MOVIE REVIEW – THE FAULT IN OUR STARS

Hollywood makes quick work of cannibalizing sister medias in order to shorten the costly creative process. More »

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SHORT FILM REVIEW – E.M.M.A.

When shorts are in the hands of seasoned and learned professionals, they can be a great encompassing example of artistic capability. Such is the case with "E.M.M.A." by Stephen Herman at Broken Box Inc. More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “THE HORROR…” (w/Ray Schillaci) – “Edge of Tomorrow” & “The Fault in Our Stars”

Showcast Episode 53: "Edge of Tomorrow" and "The Fault in Our Stars" get the full movie preview treatment from The Move Guys with guest host Justin Bowler. Plus, a look at movie news and a first for the Showcast - in depth talk about horror movies with special guest Ray Schillaci. More »

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MOVIE REVIEW – THE BIG ASK

Characters make you laugh and cry and laugh again. And in the middle of it all is a very compelling and touching story about friendship. More »

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A MILLION WAYS TO DIE ON THE MOVIE SHOWCAST (w/Tony Sam & Ron Babcock) – “Maleficent” & “A Million Ways to Die in the West”

Showcast Episode 52: L.A. movie theaters, Tom Cruise man-crushing, "Jaws" imitators, game shows and future Disney villain movies are just a few of the tangents The Movie Guys go off on with guests Tony Sam and Ron Babcock in studio to preview "Maleficent" and "A Million Ways to Die in the West". Plus, an "Indie More »

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST: ANARCHY (w/Charley Rivkin) – “Sex Tape”, “Planes: Fire & Rescue” & “The Purge: Anarchy”

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST ANARCHY - featured

Showcast Episode 59: “The Purge: Anarchy”, “Sex Tape” & “Planes: Fire & Rescue” get a full once-over with special guest Charley Rivkin, director of the documentary “House of a Lifetime”. Plus, a look at a straight-to-video “Purge” film and The Movie Guys get “Transformers”‘ back in a fired-up edition of “What Did You See This Week?”.

DAWN OF THE MOVIE SHOWCAST (w/Ithamar Enriquez) – “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”

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Showcast Episode 58: Only one major new release gets previewed (“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”), leaving plenty of time for The Movie Guys to chat up their guest, actor/comedian Ithamar Enriquez. Plus, Halfway Through the Year in Review and a simian behavior expert panel.

THE GREATEST MOVIES OF ALL TIME, PART TWO – HORROR

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The title says it all. Part two of The Movie Guys “Best of All Time” series looks at the greatest horror movies per year for the last forty or so years.

NEW MOVIE TRAILERS – 7/8/14

The InterviewNew movie trailers include “Birdman”, “Dear White People”, “The Drop”, “Dumb and Dumber To”, “The Equalizer”, “Exodus: Gods and Kings”, “Fury”, “Guardians of the Galaxy”, “Horrible Bosses 2″, “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1″, “The Interview”, “The Judge”, “Magic in the Moonlight”, “Paddington”, “The Zero Theorem”

WORTH REVIVING – “BECKET”

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Movie Guy Ray Schillaci fires up his new column, “Worth Reviving”, which looks at films that get lost in the shuffle of over-hyped Hollywood offerings. This edition gives the once-over to the 12-Oscar-nominated “Becket”, with Peter O’Toole & Richard Burton.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “IT’S PRONOUNCED COE-VEN, MAN” (w/Mark Borchardt) – “Tammy”, “Deliver Us From Evil” & “Earth to Echo”

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Showcast Episode 57: “American Movie” subject and overall symbiotic being of the universe Mark Borchardt joins The Movie Guys for great movie talk and a chat about his latest projects. Plus, three new movies vie for a second place finish to “Transformers: Age of Extinction” (“Tammy”, “Deliver Us From Evil” & “Earth to Echo”) and they all get the once-over with Board Op Jaimie sitting in.

DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING – CHEAP THRILLS

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There is so much wrong going on in “Cheap Thrills,” but none of it is the acting, writing or production.

THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT

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I’m never one to seek out the work of children in movies. But something’s happened in the last five years or so…there’s a consistency in the air that has me hopeful.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “FULL WAHLBERG” (w/Jill Benjamin) – “Transformers: Age of Extinction” & “Snowpiercer”

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Showcast Episode 56: It’s summer, so it must be time for another Transformers movie. The Movie Guys look at “Transformers: Age of Extinction” and “Snowpiercer” with special guest Jill Benjamin. Plus, they fire up the Transformers sequel title generator and everyone wonders why no one’s making a bigger deal about “They Came Together”.

THE GREATEST MOVIES OF ALL TIME, PART ONE – COMEDIES

TGMOAT comedies - featured

The title says it all. Part one of The Movie Guys “Best of All Time” series looks at the greatest comedy films per year for the last forty or so years.

THINK LIKE THE MOVIE SHOWCAST TOO (w/Andy Cobb & Maribeth Monroe) – “Jersey Boys”, “The Rover” & “Think Like A Man Too”

THINK LIKE THE MOVIE SHOWCAST TOO - featured

Showcast Episode 55: This week’s new movies couldn’t be more different as a sequel (“Think Like a Man Too”), a Broadway adaptation (“Jersey Boys”) and an Australian indie film (“The Rover”) get the business from The Movie Guys, with help from Andy Cobb and Maribeth Monroe. Plus, a look at other singer and rock group’s potential translations to a Broadway show.

HOW TO TRAIN THE MOVIE SHOWCAST…IF YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN (w/Andrew DeWitt) – “22 Jump Street” & “How To Train Your Dragon 2″

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Showcast Episode 54: Do you like The Movie Showcast, but always wanted it to be filthier? This episode is for you, as stand-up comic and improviser Andrew DeWitt joins The Movie Guys to cover “22 Jump Street”, “How to Train Your Dragon 2″ and eating ass. Also, a look at the show’s new sponsor, Movie University.

MOVIE REVIEW – EDGE OF TOMORROW

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This is a well-tuned machine that provides a fun trip to the movies that can be enjoyed by just about anyone young and old.

MOVIE REVIEW – THE FAULT IN OUR STARS

The Fault in Our Stars

Hollywood makes quick work of cannibalizing sister medias in order to shorten the costly creative process.

THE LATEST – GHOSTBUSTERS, THE TERMINATOR & HARRY POTTER – 6/10/14

The Latest - 061014Movie news from The Movie Guys includes the Dawns of both Justice and “Gotham”, “Ghostbusters” 30th anniversary begins and a Harry Potter reunion.

SHORT FILM REVIEW – E.M.M.A.

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When shorts are in the hands of seasoned and learned professionals, they can be a great encompassing example of artistic capability. Such is the case with “E.M.M.A.” by Stephen Herman at Broken Box Inc.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “THE HORROR…” (w/Ray Schillaci) – “Edge of Tomorrow” & “The Fault in Our Stars”

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Showcast Episode 53: “Edge of Tomorrow” and “The Fault in Our Stars” get the full movie preview treatment from The Move Guys with guest host Justin Bowler. Plus, a look at movie news and a first for the Showcast – in depth talk about horror movies with special guest Ray Schillaci.

MOVIE REVIEW – THE BIG ASK

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Characters make you laugh and cry and laugh again. And in the middle of it all is a very compelling and touching story about friendship.

A MILLION WAYS TO DIE ON THE MOVIE SHOWCAST (w/Tony Sam & Ron Babcock) – “Maleficent” & “A Million Ways to Die in the West”

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Showcast Episode 52: L.A. movie theaters, Tom Cruise man-crushing, “Jaws” imitators, game shows and future Disney villain movies are just a few of the tangents The Movie Guys go off on with guests Tony Sam and Ron Babcock in studio to preview “Maleficent” and “A Million Ways to Die in the West”. Plus, an “Indie Round-Up” and great film talk with resident independent film reviewer Justin Bowler.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST ORIGINS: FIRST CLASS (w/Thomas Beatty & David Krumholtz) – “X-Men: Days of Future Past” & “Blended”

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Showcast Episode 51: “The Big Ask” is available this week on VOD and plays in Los Angeles starting May 30th, and director Thomas Beatty and one of the film’s stars, David Krumholtz, join The Movie Guys in studio for great movie talk, plus previews of “X-Men: Days of Future Past” and, if time remaining, “Blended”. Also, what can only be described as a “Who’s on First?” take on “X-Men” movie titles.

DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING – BIG BAD WOLVES

Big Bad Wolves

The filmmakers have not opted for the straight forward horrific narrative, but tease us with twisted dark humor that makes us chuckle and gasp at the same time.

NEW MOVIE TRAILERS – 5/21/14

Guardians of the GalaxyNew movie trailers include “Cinderella”, “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”, “Get On Up”, “Gone Girl”, “Guardians of the Galaxy”, “Home’, “Interstellar”, “Jersey Boys”, “The Maze Runner”, “Peanuts”, “Rage”, “Tammy”, “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” and “Transformers: Age of Extinction”

GODZILLA VS. THE MOVIE SHOWCAST (w/MC of The Hater Nation) – “Godzilla” & “Million Dollar Arm”

GODZILLA VS THE MOVIE SHOWCAST

Showcast Episode 50: Two great guests stop by The Admiral’s Club – MC from The Hater Nation podcast talks movies with us the whole show, and vocal coach to the stars, Chet Loudly, stops by to discuss his work with Godzilla over the years. This week: previews of “Godzilla” and “Million Dollar Arm” and a look at bad black movies.

MOVIE REVIEW – NEIGHBORS

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“Neighbors”, the newest Seth Rogen vehicle starring Seth Rogen as Seth Rogen, is a crude college(ish) comedy with enough dick jokes to make “The Wolf of Wall Street” look like “Bears”.

THEATER REVIEW – TASTE

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Going in, I was entertained with the fact that one of my favorite cult horror film directors, Stuart Gordon (“Re-Animator,” “From Beyond”) had directed a play involving two men who agree on a very strange arrangement. One will kill, cook and eat the other.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “THE BARINHOLTZ PROJECT” (w/Ike Barinholtz) – “Neighbors”, “Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return” & “Mom’s Night Out”

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Showcast Episode 49: Ike Barinholtz, currently seen in “Neighbors”, stops by The Admiral’s Club to HOLD COURT, in a high-energy freakshow of a Showcast that includes previews of “Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return”, “Mom’s Night Out” and, of course, “Neighbors”. Plus, we hold another Seth Rogen love-fest and play a round of “That’s Right!” with Bryan Adams’ career.

MOVIE REVIEW – BACKMASK

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A careful blend of humor and horror is what made the “Nightmare on Elm Street” and “Scream” franchises so successful, and “Backmask” has captured that lightning in a bottle.

SHORT FILM SHOWCASE – HORROR

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Justin Bowler reviews two indie horror shorts screened at The Phoenix Film Festival’s International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival

WAY TO WRAP THINGS UP

Captain Phillips

The end of a movie is a coveted experience.

SHORT FILM REVIEW – THE CARRIAGE OR: DRACULA & MY MOTHER

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I love shorts and indies because they are willing to try new things. The vision of the filmmaker is often refreshing and innovative. That is exactly the way I would describe Ben Gordon’s short film: refreshing and innovative.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST WITH SPECIAL GUEST HARRISON FORD (w/Ross Marquand) – “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″, “Walk of Shame”

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Showcast Episode 48: It’s a star-studded episode of The Movie Showcast, as Harrison Ford, Jack Nicholson, Al Pacino, Brad Pitt, John Malkovich and more stop by The Admiral’s Club thanks to special guest and celebrity impressionist Ross Marquand. Plus, summer kicks off with previews of “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ and “Walk of Shame”, and The Movie Guys attempt to acquire superpowers by way of Peter Parker-esque animal bites.

FILMMAKER INTERVIEWS – PHOENIX FILM FESTIVAL – PT. 2

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More filmmaker interviews from Phoenix Film Festival, including horror film legend Dee Wallace and Oscar-nominated screenwriter Steven Knight.

FILMMAKER INTERVIEWS – PHOENIX FILM FESTIVAL – PT. 1

CHARLES PETERSON & CHRIS WILEMBRECHT

Filmmaker interviews (including directors, actors, composers, producers and more) live from The Party Pavilion at The 2014 Phoenix Film Festival.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “WE RETRACT THIS EPISODE” (w/Alex Albrecht) – “The Other Woman”, “Brick Mansions” & “The Quiet Ones”

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Showcast Episode 47: It’s a party as TV and internet personality Alex Albrecht joins The Movie Guys for previews of “The Other Woman”, “Brick Mansions” & “The Quiet Ones”. Also, more regret as we go over show retractions, plus a look at what moments cause a story to be “inspired by actual events”, and bad impersonations all around as Karen covers celebrity birthdays.

MOVIE REVIEW – LOCKE

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Movie Guy Justin Bowler reviews “Locke”, which was the opening night film at The Phoenix Film Festival.

DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING MOVIE REVIEW – CUJO

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My 16-­year ­old niece (who, I will be the first to admit, is smarter than the average teenager, but yet still representative of her age group) and her friends can tell you that a scary dog is referred to as Cujo. But they have no idea why.

MOVIE REVIEW – ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE

Only Lovers Left Alive

I’ve never seen a vampire resemble what I would actually imagine a person with all the time in the world would resemble until I saw this movie.

THE LATEST – CHEECH & CHONG, KEY & PEELE & FAVOR – 4/21/14

The Latest - 4/21/14Movie news from The Movie Guys includes a new Cheech & Chong film, tons of superhero movie updates and your “Favor” call to action!

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “SCREAMING NEIGHBOR CHAOS PROFANITY SEQUEL” (w/Tim Jennings) – “Transcendence”, “A Haunted House 2″ & “DisneyNature Bears”

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST - SCREAMING NEIGHBOR CHAOS PROFANITY SEQUEL

Showcast Episode 46: “Transcendence”, “A Haunted House 2″ and “DisneyNature Bears” get thorough previews to prep you for your weekend, with the help of TheSoupTV.com’s Tim Jennings, this week’s special guest. Plus, rapid-fire versions of “What Did you See This Week?” and Karen’s Birthdays.

REPORTING FROM THE PHOENIX FILM FESTIVAL

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The Phoenix Film Festival is well on its way to becoming one of the more important film festivals in the world.