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THE MOVIE GUYS: THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – PART 1 (w/Tim Fox) – “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1″

Showcast Episode 76: Celebrate the first ever Y.A.-lympics as young future teens from "The Hunger Games", "The Maze Runner", "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones", "Divergent", "The Giver" and even "Beautiful Creatures" run for their lives and kill each other. Sketch comedy group Scotch Moses co-founder Tim Fox joins The Movie Guys for this special More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “STAY ON TARGET…” (w/Jon Weinberg) – “Foxcatcher”, “Rosewater”, “Dumb and Dumber To” and “Beyond the Lights”

Showcast Episode 75: Holiday movie season and awards season collide with four new releases - "Dumb and Dumber To", "Beyond the Lights", "Foxcatcher" & "Rosewater". The Movie Guys preview them all with guest Jon Weinberg, along with chat about his film-in-progress "Funeral Day" and a thorough ripping of Q&As at Los Angeles movie screenings, ALL More »

The Lookalike

MOVIE REVIEW – THE LOOKALIKE

Thirty minutes into the film I actually said out loud “I love this film and I love everyone in it!” More »

Stretch

DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING – STRETCH

Joe Carnahan’s finest film. A biting satire of everything wrong with L.A. and its ugly underbelly. More »

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THE MOVIE GUYS LIVE FROM THE LOOKALIKE PREMIERE

Movie Guy Justin Bowler hits the red carpet to chat about "The Lookalike" and play a little "Who do you look like?" with the cast and filmmakers. More »

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THE MOVIE MCCONAUGHSHOWCAST (w/Brian Shortall) – “Interstellar” & “Big Hero 6″

Showcast Episode 74: All you can ask of anyone who visits The Admiral's Club is that they be funny and tell great stories, and this week's special guest Brian Shortall does both! He joins The Movie Guys to talk "Big Hero 6" and "Interstellar" and jump in on a round of "McConaughey Role or Lincoln More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “SATURDAY MORNING” (w/Kate Elliott) – “Nightcrawler”

Showcast Episode 73: A rare Saturday morning taping of The Movie Showcast sees vlogger and YouTuber Kate Elliott join The Movie Guys in studio for talk about Halloween weekend's lone major new release, "Nightcrawler". Plus, some YouTube Movie Reviews, Karen's Birthdays and a trip inside The Movie Guys' Time Capsule. More »

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INDIE REPORT – IRA AND ALLISON’S MURDER MYSTERY

This independent film utilizes an incredible amount of ingenuity and the outcome is a whirling ride in the vein of a live murder mystery stage show. More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “BILL MURRAY CAN CRASH HERE” (w/Shulie Cowen) – “Ouija”, “John Wick” & “St. Vincent”

Showcast Episode 72: It's a Bill Murray love fest as The Movie Guys preview "St. Vincent" and "John Wick" with special guest Shulie Cowen. Plus, a preview of "Ouija", including a special look at the trailers for other board game adaptations coming out in 2015. More »

Witching and Bitching

DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING – WITCHING AND BITCHING

“Witching and Bitching” comes to us just in time for Halloween. It starts off small and frenetic, and soon becomes giant in scope in its visual flair and hyperkinetic style. More »

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INDIE REPORT – DEVIL’S MILE

"Devil’s Mile" is inventive, well-crafted and innovative (unlike the idiots who are running the PC game platform, Steam (by the Valve Corporation)). More »

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THE MOVIE GUYS’ ANNUAL PLEDGE DRIVE (w/Laura Krafft) – “Fury”, “Birdman”, “The Book of Life”, “The Best of Me”, “Kill the Messenger” and “Men, Women and Children”

Showcast Episode 71: During their annual pledge drive, The Movie Guys go for a World Record number of movies previewed on a Showcast recorded in a studio in Burbank on a Wednesday night - SIX ("Fury", "The Book of Life", "Men, Women and Children", "Birdman", "Kill the Messenger" and "The Best of Me"). Plus, More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “EVERYTHING IS ANNOYING ME NOW” (w/Tracey Birdsall & Neil Johnson)- “The Judge”, “Dracula Untold” & “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day”

Showcast Episode 70: "Dracula Untold", "The Judge" and "Alexander and the Terrible Title" get the preview treatment, including a look at future villain origin story films, how to add fake Mumford & Sons to your movie trailer, and a look at updating a story from 1972. Then actress Tracey Birdsall joins The Movie Guys to More »

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WORTH REVIVING – “THE NINTH CONFIGURATION”

“The Ninth Configuration” suffered the fate of being too high-minded for its time. But for those deep thinkers who were open to its philosophical and metaphysical musings and its search for a higher being, the pay off was a remarkable experience. More »

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THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “WHAT COULD POSSIBLY GO RIGHT?” (w/Matt Craig) – “Gone Girl” & “Annabelle”

Showcast Episode 69: Emmy-nominated comic writer and actor Matt Craig joins The Movie Guys for previews of "Gone Girl" and "Annabelle". Plus, there's a not-at-all-creepy gift exchange and lively rounds of "What Did you See This Week?", 5 Questions and Karen's Birthdays. More »

Motivational Growth

DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING – MOTIVATIONAL GROWTH

The ride genuinely makes you uncomfortable from turn to turn but elates you in between. More »

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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 »

THE MOVIE GUYS: THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – PART 1 (w/Tim Fox) – “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1″

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Showcast Episode 76: Celebrate the first ever Y.A.-lympics as young future teens from “The Hunger Games”, “The Maze Runner”, “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones”, “Divergent”, “The Giver” and even “Beautiful Creatures” run for their lives and kill each other. Sketch comedy group Scotch Moses co-founder Tim Fox joins The Movie Guys for this special show. Also, movie news and talk of the latest “Hunger Games” movie, “Mockingjay – Part 1″.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “STAY ON TARGET…” (w/Jon Weinberg) – “Foxcatcher”, “Rosewater”, “Dumb and Dumber To” and “Beyond the Lights”

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Showcast Episode 75: Holiday movie season and awards season collide with four new releases – “Dumb and Dumber To”, “Beyond the Lights”, “Foxcatcher” & “Rosewater”. The Movie Guys preview them all with guest Jon Weinberg, along with chat about his film-in-progress “Funeral Day” and a thorough ripping of Q&As at Los Angeles movie screenings, ALL while your hosts try desperately to stay focused…!

MOVIE REVIEW – THE LOOKALIKE

The Lookalike

Thirty minutes into the film I actually said out loud “I love this film and I love everyone in it!”

DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING – STRETCH

Stretch

Joe Carnahan’s finest film. A biting satire of everything wrong with L.A. and its ugly underbelly.

THE MOVIE GUYS LIVE FROM THE LOOKALIKE PREMIERE

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Movie Guy Justin Bowler hits the red carpet to chat about “The Lookalike” and play a little “Who do you look like?” with the cast and filmmakers.

THE MOVIE MCCONAUGHSHOWCAST (w/Brian Shortall) – “Interstellar” & “Big Hero 6″

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Showcast Episode 74: All you can ask of anyone who visits The Admiral’s Club is that they be funny and tell great stories, and this week’s special guest Brian Shortall does both! He joins The Movie Guys to talk “Big Hero 6″ and “Interstellar” and jump in on a round of “McConaughey Role or Lincoln Commercial”.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “SATURDAY MORNING” (w/Kate Elliott) – “Nightcrawler”

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Showcast Episode 73: A rare Saturday morning taping of The Movie Showcast sees vlogger and YouTuber Kate Elliott join The Movie Guys in studio for talk about Halloween weekend’s lone major new release, “Nightcrawler”. Plus, some YouTube Movie Reviews, Karen’s Birthdays and a trip inside The Movie Guys’ Time Capsule.

INDIE REPORT – IRA AND ALLISON’S MURDER MYSTERY

Ira and Allison's Murder Mystery

This independent film utilizes an incredible amount of ingenuity and the outcome is a whirling ride in the vein of a live murder mystery stage show.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “BILL MURRAY CAN CRASH HERE” (w/Shulie Cowen) – “Ouija”, “John Wick” & “St. Vincent”

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST BILL MURRAY CAN CRASH HERE

Showcast Episode 72: It’s a Bill Murray love fest as The Movie Guys preview “St. Vincent” and “John Wick” with special guest Shulie Cowen. Plus, a preview of “Ouija”, including a special look at the trailers for other board game adaptations coming out in 2015.

DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING – WITCHING AND BITCHING

Witching and Bitching

“Witching and Bitching” comes to us just in time for Halloween. It starts off small and frenetic, and soon becomes giant in scope in its visual flair and hyperkinetic style.

INDIE REPORT – DEVIL’S MILE

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“Devil’s Mile” is inventive, well-crafted and innovative (unlike the idiots who are running the PC game platform, Steam (by the Valve Corporation)).

THE MOVIE GUYS’ ANNUAL PLEDGE DRIVE (w/Laura Krafft) – “Fury”, “Birdman”, “The Book of Life”, “The Best of Me”, “Kill the Messenger” and “Men, Women and Children”

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Showcast Episode 71: During their annual pledge drive, The Movie Guys go for a World Record number of movies previewed on a Showcast recorded in a studio in Burbank on a Wednesday night – SIX (“Fury”, “The Book of Life”, “Men, Women and Children”, “Birdman”, “Kill the Messenger” and “The Best of Me”). Plus, comedienne and Emmy-winning writer Laura Krafft sits in the whole show!

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “EVERYTHING IS ANNOYING ME NOW” (w/Tracey Birdsall & Neil Johnson)- “The Judge”, “Dracula Untold” & “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day”

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Showcast Episode 70: “Dracula Untold”, “The Judge” and “Alexander and the Terrible Title” get the preview treatment, including a look at future villain origin story films, how to add fake Mumford & Sons to your movie trailer, and a look at updating a story from 1972. Then actress Tracey Birdsall joins The Movie Guys to talk about her new movie “Dawn of the Crescent Moon”, and our guest brought a guest! Director Neil Johnson (“Starship Rising”) also sits in the second half of the show.

WORTH REVIVING – “THE NINTH CONFIGURATION”

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“The Ninth Configuration” suffered the fate of being too high-minded for its time. But for those deep thinkers who were open to its philosophical and metaphysical musings and its search for a higher being, the pay off was a remarkable experience.

THE MOVIE SHOWCAST – “WHAT COULD POSSIBLY GO RIGHT?” (w/Matt Craig) – “Gone Girl” & “Annabelle”

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Showcast Episode 69: Emmy-nominated comic writer and actor Matt Craig joins The Movie Guys for previews of “Gone Girl” and “Annabelle”. Plus, there’s a not-at-all-creepy gift exchange and lively rounds of “What Did you See This Week?”, 5 Questions and Karen’s Birthdays.

DVD, BLU-RAY & STREAMING – MOTIVATIONAL GROWTH

Motivational Growth

The ride genuinely makes you uncomfortable from turn to turn but elates you in between.

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”

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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.