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#660: The Last Jedi / Call Me By Your Name

Dodany: 15 grudnia 2017

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If 2015’s “The Force Awakens” was an explicit attempt to resurrect the rousing adventure and sly humor of the original Star Wars, then it was reasonable to assume that the latest installment in the...

#659: Top 5 Best Worst Movies / The Disaster Artist / The Shape of Water

Dodany: 8 grudnia 2017

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It’s not easy to make a good movie - never mind a great one. But it may be even harder to make a truly terrible movie. 2003’s "The Room" is one such terrible movie that is so bad that it's become...

#658: Top 5 Movie Years / There Will Be Blood / Coco / Mudbound

Dodany: 1 grudnia 2017

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Great movie years usually come down to a memorable Best Picture matchup. In 1939, it was "Gone With the Wind" versus "The Wizard of Oz." In '94, "Pulp Fiction" versus Forrest Gump." And a decade...

#658: Top 5 Movie Years / There Will Be Blood / Coco / Mudbound

Dodany: 1 grudnia 2017

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Great movie years usually come down to a memorable Best Picture matchup. In 1939, it was "Gone With the Wind" versus "The Wizard of Oz." In '94, "Pulp Fiction" versus Forrest Gump." And a decade...

Revisiting The Force Awakens / Rian Johnson

Dodany: 24 listopada 2017

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Back in December 2015, Adam and Josh weren't even allowed to share the location of their "Force Awakens" screening. Stakes were high. Their review - posted just minutes after the critic's embargo...

#657: Lady Bird / Justice League / Top 5 Female-Directed Debuts

Dodany: 17 listopada 2017

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Back in 2010, actress Greta Gerwig was the loopy, optimistic lifeforce in Noah Baumbach’s otherwise bitter and cynical “Greenberg.” She went on to co-write and star in a pair of Baumbach films...

#656: Wonderstruck / Killing of a Sacred Deer / Faces Places

Dodany: 10 listopada 2017

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With a deluge of great stuff heading to theaters over the next couple of weeks, Adam and Josh devote this week’s show to the latest from three great directors: Todd Haynes ("Carol," "Far From...

#655: Thor: Ragnarok / Top 5 Superhero Costumes

Dodany: 3 listopada 2017

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With new superhero movies making their way to screens every couple of months, less devoted fans of the genre start to look for a more compelling reason to check out the latest installment. Like...

#654: Night Of The Living Dead (1968) / Top 5 Horror Debuts

Dodany: 27 października 2017

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In 1968, a Pittsburgh-based TV commercial director scrounged together a hundred thousand bucks and shot a quickie horror film that went on to gross $30 million over nearly five decades of...

#653: The Meyerowitz Stories / Top 5 Noah Baumbach Characters

Dodany: 20 października 2017

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The characters in writer/director Noah Baumbach’s films are neurotic, hyper-articulate and often have unresolved issues with their dads. It’s true of movies like "The Squid and the Whale" and...

#652: The Florida Project / Sean Baker

Dodany: 13 października 2017

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One of the surprising success stories of 2015 was “Tangerine,” an indie shot on iPhones about a pair of transgender prostitutes who spend their Christmas Eve tracking down a disloyal pimp. Directed...

Blade Runner 2049

Dodany: 4 października 2017

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Thirty-five years after the original “Blade Runner” brought its influential tech-noir vision of the future to movie screens, the highly anticipated sequel has finally arrived. Michael Phillips...

#651: American Made / Top 5 Tom Cruise Performances

Dodany: 29 września 2017

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Tom Cruise has been cranking out high-profile motion pictures at the rate of one a year for over three decades now. In his latest, AMERICAN MADE, he plays an ‘80s-era pilot who ends up working for...

#651: American Made / Top 5 Tom Cruise Performances

Dodany: 29 września 2017

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Tom Cruise has been cranking out high-profile motion pictures at the rate of one a year for over three decades now. In his latest, AMERICAN MADE, he plays an ‘80s-era pilot who ends up working for...

#650: Kingsman: The Golden Circle / Kogonada

Dodany: 22 września 2017

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In 2015, the comic book adaptation “Kingsman: The Secret Service” opened to divisive - but mostly favorable - reviews. Some critics appreciated the movie’s hyper-violent reimagining of a Bond-esque...

New Argentine Cinema #5 - Wild Tales

Dodany: 20 września 2017

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Damian Szifron's 2015 Oscar nominee "Wild Tales" proves to be a perfect - and entertaining - bookend to a marathon that started with Mariano Llinas' 2008 film "Extraordinary Stories." Though very...

#649: mother! / Top 5 Aronofsky Scenes / Kogonada's FS Five

Dodany: 15 września 2017

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Since his startling 1998 debut "Pi," Darren Aronofsky has used his intense, visceral style to tell stories about damaged and obsessive characters. Even his foray into big-budget filmmaking was no...

New Argentine Cinema #4 - The Headless Woman

Dodany: 13 września 2017

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In the spirit of Bunuel's surrealist critiques of the bourgeoisie, Lucrecia Martel's 2008 film continues her own indictment of Argentina's upper class with the story of a woman who may or may not...

#648: It (2017) / Top 5 Stephen King Scares

Dodany: 6 września 2017

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Stephen King’s first book - “Carrie” - came out in 1974. Brian DePalma's film followed two years later. Then came Kubrick's "The Shining" in '80. Since then, there’s hardly been a year without a...

#648: It (2017) / Top 5 Stephen King Scares

Dodany: 6 września 2017

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Stephen King’s first book - “Carrie” - came out in 1974. Brian DePalma's film followed two years later. Then came Kubrick's "The Shining" in '80. Since then, there’s hardly been a year without a...