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I MISS GENE HACKMAN

Gene Hackman had an extraordinary ability to be in a wide variety of films and be authentic in each of them. I ALWAYS bought him. And it seems he's going to stay retired... More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “PLOT LIBS” (w/Audrey Kearns) – “The Equalizer” & “The Boxtrolls”

Showcast Episode 68: The Movie Guys get geeked up with GeekGirlAuthority.com's Audrey Kearns in studio as this week's guest to kick around "The Equalizer" and "The Boxtrolls". There's also a set visit to "Space Command", a game of Mad Libs to generate a plot to rival "The Boxtrolls", plus movie news, reviews, a look More »

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MOVIE REVIEW – BOYHOOD

I’m probably late to the game, but that does not prevent me from singing the praises of the best film (so far) of 2014. More »

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MOVIE REVIEW – LIFE’S A BREEZE

Overall, this Irish indie film is charming and full of love. If you enjoyed "The Full Monty" and "Waking Ned Devine", then this is one to find and enjoy. More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “BASED ON A BOOK WEEK” (w/Pat Finn) – “A Walk Among the Tombstones”, “The Maze Runner” & “This is Where I Leave You”

Showcast Episode 67: How funny is Pat Finn? The film & TV actor and improv expert joins The Movie Guys to talk "Seinfeld", his favorite movie of all time and more. Plus, former guest John Rocha sits in to co-host, previewing "This is Where I Leave You", "The Maze Runner" and "A Walk Among More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST, BROUGHT TO YOU BY LOCK-TITE (w/Pete Gardner) – “No Good Deed” & “Dolphin Tale 2″

Showcast Episode 66: The extremely cast-able and likable Pete Gardner joins The Movie Guys for previews of "No Good Deed" and "Dolphin Tale 2", while sharing stories from the sets of "Evan Almighty", "Transformers" and more. Plus, a much-need profile of prisoner transfer security with our other special guest Sven S'cure. More »

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INDIE REPORT – HELLO FOREVER

"Hello Forever" is an ambitious and subtle undertaking by filmmaker Peter R. Kirk. More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “FROM THE ARCHIVES – 1994″ (w/Vinnie Donadio) – “Forrest Gump”

Showcast Episode 66: With "Forrest Gump" the only big theater release this week, The Movie Guys dip into their archives and bring you a Showcast episode from July 6, 1994, when "Gump" was originally released. Jaimie sits in for part one of the show, and special guest Vinnie Donadio joins in part two to talk More »

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SHORT FILM REVIEW – MORDRAUD

"Mordraud" is a fantastic little short. By “Fantastic”, I mean Extraordinary. By “Little”, I mean Epic. By “Short”, I mean under 23 minutes. More »

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MAY THE FORCE OF 3D BE AVOIDED

Studios and theater chains are in cahoots to wrangle the public into paying more and practically forcing them to accept 3D. More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “LOCAL ESPIONAGE” (w/Caitlin Keats & Sarah Butler) – “The November Man” & “As Above, So Below”

Showcast Episode 65: Actresses Sarah Butler and Caitlin Keats stop by The Admiral's Club to talk movies and their new film "Treachery", plus Board Op Jaimie joins in for previews of what's new in theaters, including "As Above, So Below". And "The November Man" prompts an exclusive interview with an honest-to-goddamn-goodness SPY, risking outing his More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “WELL, SUMMER’S OVER…” (w/Jennifer Blanc-Biehn & Mick Foley) – “If I Stay”, “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For” & “When the Game Stands Tall”

Showcast Episode 64: From the set of "Hellevator Man", Paul & Karen talk to producer Jennifer Blanc-Biehn and WWE legend and Hall of Famer Mick Foley about their upcoming film anthology. And back in The Admiral's Club, "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For", "If I Stay" and "When the Game Stands Tall" get More »

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UWE BOLL – THE TMG INTERVIEW

Uwe Boll has a body of work as director, producer and writer, spanning over twenty years, but is also known for being one hell of an eclectic personality, and his strong opinions showed up when we asked him about the state of showbiz and his place in it. More »

The Exorcist

HORROR’S THREAT

Movie Guy Ray Schillaci looks at the current state of horror films - is creativity still alive? Can they be profitable? These questions and more get answered with commentary by director Mike Flanagan ("Oculus"), director Marcus Nispel ("Friday the 13th" (2009)) and more. More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST IN SUITS (w/Frank Woodward) – “The Expendables 3″, “The Giver” & “Let’s Be Cops”

Showcast Episode 63: Retractions lead an all-new Showcast, as The Movie Guys redo their final words about Robin Williams. Plus, previews of three new films, including "The Expendables 3", "The Giver" and "Let's Be Cops". Then, "Men in Suits" director Frank H. Woodward sits in to talk about his self-proclaimed "geek-centric" films. More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “THE MOVIE CREW” (w/Lew Temple) – “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”, “Step Up: All In” & “Into the Storm”

Showcast Episode 62: Lew Temple, star of "The Walking Dead" and the films "Unstoppable" and "Lawless" proves to be one of The Movie Guys' best guests with first-rate filmmaking stories and a great sense of humor. Plus, disaster movie auditions and previews of "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", "Step Up: All In", "Into the Storm" and, More »

Under the Skin

DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING – UNDER THE SKIN

Sounds interesting, cool, unique and it is all downhill after the first ten exhaustive minutes. More »

I MISS GENE HACKMAN

Gene Hackman - Young Frankenstein

Gene Hackman had an extraordinary ability to be in a wide variety of films and be authentic in each of them. I ALWAYS bought him. And it seems he’s going to stay retired…

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “PLOT LIBS” (w/Audrey Kearns) – “The Equalizer” & “The Boxtrolls”

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Showcast Episode 68: The Movie Guys get geeked up with GeekGirlAuthority.com’s Audrey Kearns in studio as this week’s guest to kick around “The Equalizer” and “The Boxtrolls”. There’s also a set visit to “Space Command”, a game of Mad Libs to generate a plot to rival “The Boxtrolls”, plus movie news, reviews, a look inside The Movie Guys Time Capsule and celebrity birthdays.

MOVIE REVIEW – BOYHOOD

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I’m probably late to the game, but that does not prevent me from singing the praises of the best film (so far) of 2014.

MOVIE REVIEW – LIFE’S A BREEZE

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Overall, this Irish indie film is charming and full of love. If you enjoyed “The Full Monty” and “Waking Ned Devine”, then this is one to find and enjoy.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “BASED ON A BOOK WEEK” (w/Pat Finn) – “A Walk Among the Tombstones”, “The Maze Runner” & “This is Where I Leave You”

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Showcast Episode 67: How funny is Pat Finn? The film & TV actor and improv expert joins The Movie Guys to talk “Seinfeld”, his favorite movie of all time and more. Plus, former guest John Rocha sits in to co-host, previewing “This is Where I Leave You”, “The Maze Runner” and “A Walk Among the Tombstones”, featuring the classic bit “Liam Neeson Orders a Pizza”.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST, BROUGHT TO YOU BY LOCK-TITE (w/Pete Gardner) – “No Good Deed” & “Dolphin Tale 2″

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Showcast Episode 66: The extremely cast-able and likable Pete Gardner joins The Movie Guys for previews of “No Good Deed” and “Dolphin Tale 2″, while sharing stories from the sets of “Evan Almighty”, “Transformers” and more. Plus, a much-need profile of prisoner transfer security with our other special guest Sven S’cure.

INDIE REPORT – HELLO FOREVER

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“Hello Forever” is an ambitious and subtle undertaking by filmmaker Peter R. Kirk.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “FROM THE ARCHIVES – 1994″ (w/Vinnie Donadio) – “Forrest Gump”

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Showcast Episode 66: With “Forrest Gump” the only big theater release this week, The Movie Guys dip into their archives and bring you a Showcast episode from July 6, 1994, when “Gump” was originally released. Jaimie sits in for part one of the show, and special guest Vinnie Donadio joins in part two to talk the 10th anniversary of “Ghostbusters”.

SHORT FILM REVIEW – MORDRAUD

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“Mordraud” is a fantastic little short. By “Fantastic”, I mean Extraordinary. By “Little”, I mean Epic. By “Short”, I mean under 23 minutes.

NEW MOVIE TRAILERS – 8/30/14

50shadesofgreyNew movie trailers include “Fifty Shades of Grey”, “Foxcatcher”, “The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies”, “The Imitation Game”, “Kirk Cameron’s Saving Christmas”, “Left Behind”, “Mad Max: Fury Road”, “Mortdecai”, “The Rewrite”, “Seventh Son”, “Tusk” & “Wild”

MAY THE FORCE OF 3D BE AVOIDED

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Studios and theater chains are in cahoots to wrangle the public into paying more and practically forcing them to accept 3D.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “LOCAL ESPIONAGE” (w/Caitlin Keats & Sarah Butler) – “The November Man” & “As Above, So Below”

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST LOCAL ESPIONAGE - featured

Showcast Episode 65: Actresses Sarah Butler and Caitlin Keats stop by The Admiral’s Club to talk movies and their new film “Treachery”, plus Board Op Jaimie joins in for previews of what’s new in theaters, including “As Above, So Below”. And “The November Man” prompts an exclusive interview with an honest-to-goddamn-goodness SPY, risking outing his identity to give The Movie Guys the lowdown on the real-life spy world.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “WELL, SUMMER’S OVER…” (w/Jennifer Blanc-Biehn & Mick Foley) – “If I Stay”, “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For” & “When the Game Stands Tall”

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Showcast Episode 64: From the set of “Hellevator Man”, Paul & Karen talk to producer Jennifer Blanc-Biehn and WWE legend and Hall of Famer Mick Foley about their upcoming film anthology. And back in The Admiral’s Club, “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For”, “If I Stay” and “When the Game Stands Tall” get thorough previews and The Movie Guys score a rare interview with God.

UWE BOLL – THE TMG INTERVIEW

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Uwe Boll has a body of work as director, producer and writer, spanning over twenty years, but is also known for being one hell of an eclectic personality, and his strong opinions showed up when we asked him about the state of showbiz and his place in it.

THE LATEST – SUPERHEROES, TARANTINO & PIXAR – 8/22/14

THE LATEST - 082214Movie news from The Movie Guys includes the return of Universal monsters, new images from “Batman Vs. Superman” and “Star Wars – Episode VII”, a Tarantino death montage and more.

HORROR’S THREAT

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Movie Guy Ray Schillaci looks at the current state of horror films – is creativity still alive? Can they be profitable? These questions and more get answered with commentary by director Mike Flanagan (“Oculus”), director Marcus Nispel (“Friday the 13th” (2009)) and more.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST IN SUITS (w/Frank Woodward) – “The Expendables 3″, “The Giver” & “Let’s Be Cops”

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Showcast Episode 63: Retractions lead an all-new Showcast, as The Movie Guys redo their final words about Robin Williams. Plus, previews of three new films, including “The Expendables 3″, “The Giver” and “Let’s Be Cops”. Then, “Men in Suits” director Frank H. Woodward sits in to talk about his self-proclaimed “geek-centric” films.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “THE MOVIE CREW” (w/Lew Temple) – “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”, “Step Up: All In” & “Into the Storm”

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Showcast Episode 62: Lew Temple, star of “The Walking Dead” and the films “Unstoppable” and “Lawless” proves to be one of The Movie Guys’ best guests with first-rate filmmaking stories and a great sense of humor. Plus, disaster movie auditions and previews of “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”, “Step Up: All In”, “Into the Storm” and, if time remaining, “The Hundred-Foot Journey”.

DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING – UNDER THE SKIN

Under the Skin

Sounds interesting, cool, unique and it is all downhill after the first ten exhaustive minutes.

REPORTING FROM THE FLOOR OF COMIC-CON 2014

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Paul Preston & Justin Bowler recall their exploits from Comic-Con in San Diego, a magical land where, for everything you plan, there are ten things that are equally awesome that you are missing out on.

TO & FROM MOVIE REVIEW – “TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION”

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The Movie Guys send partners in crime from The Hater Nation Radio Show & Podcast, MC, BA and Ali, to a screening of “Transformers: Age of Extinction”. They record their thoughts going to and from the movie. Will MC & Ali give extensive thoughts on their show that week? Hell yes! Will BA even see it? Hell no!

MOVIE REVIEW – GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

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James Gunn not only got it right, but he’s possibly pulled off the best Marvel movie yet.

MARVEL’S THE MOVIE SHOWCAST (w/John DiDomenico) – “Guardians of the Galaxy” & “Get On Up”

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Showcast Episode 61: This show is jam-packed, and can only be described with bullet points:
• Paul returns from Comic-Con, bringing interviews with Robert Picardo (“Star Trek: Voyager”), Mira Furlan (“Lost”) and “Space Command” writer/director Mark Zicree in tow.
• Impressionist and comedian John DiDomenico sits in the whole show.
• Previews of “Guardians of the Galaxy” and “Get On Up”
• The triumphant return of Karen’s Birthday’s as Karen is back from two months out of town, delivering rapid-fire reviews of what she saw while she was gone.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “IT’S MAGIC” (w/David Minkin) – “Lucy”, “Hercules” & “And So it Goes”

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Showcast Episode 60: Just in time for Woody Allen’s “Magic in the Moonlight”, magician David Minkin joins The Movie Guys in studio to talk movies and blow our minds with a couple of tricks. Plus, previews of “Hercules”, “And So It Goes” and “Lucy” with guest co-host, and “Mom On Movies” podcaster Mike J. Nichols, who brings more “Star Wars” archives to the show.

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

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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

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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”

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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

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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.