Ben Wheatley is back in fine form after his brief detour remaking obscure Hitchcock movies!
A new action movie from the guy who did Hardcore Henry? Sure! From a script by the guy who wrote John Wick? Of course! With Better Call Saul star Bob Odenkirk as an action hero? And it’s not even a comedy? How is that going to work?
We choose our picks for this years Oscars, but we don’t limit ourselves to the nominees. So many overlooked movies, so little time…
Tom Chick and Kelly Wand finally see Nomadland and they both agree that it’s no Monster Hunter.
It’s the best videogame adaptation since Sonic the Hedgehog!
We finally watch a Universal Soldier movie. One of us even watches several of them! So why would we start here? What makes this one special?
Tom Chick and Kelly Wand welcome Bruce Geryk for a discussion of this zombie apocalypse movie with a Native American twist. With Geryk’s help, we even figure out the title.
Tony Carnevale joins Tom and Kelly to talk about Netflix’s answer to closed theaters: a summer blockbuster-ish release starring a Marvel level celebrity and a whole lot of fancy action choreography.
Next: Blood Quantum
Instead of saddling you with this white elephant, we should have done a podcast on Always Shine, director Sophia Takal’s previous movie. But we couldn’t very well leave a Kellywand synopsis lying on the ground.
And ten years later, we’re not sure if this is a good-bye or the next step. It feels odd either way. But we figured it was better than just leaving everything hanging.
We’re not going away, but we are going to be on hiatus for a bit.
Kellywand did it.
Next: Black Christmas
Cover your ears for this month’s high-pitched 3×3 for the sounds of distress, terror, and surprise. But first, we’ve seen some movies!
Annabelle Comes Home at 1:26, Instant Family at 5:35, and The Irishman at 11:27. The screaming starts at 22:02.
Up next: Knives Out
At last, a movie that answers the question, “How can we make Sweden seem scary?”
Next: the screams 3×3
There’s a character in this movie named Rose the Hat. That tells you everything you need to know about Doctor Sleep.