This week we’re reviewing Twilight: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 and we’ve brought a Twilight fan aboard for fair representation, we take a quick look at the upcoming December 2nd releases (Shame, Sleeping Beauty), as well as what’s catching our eye on television this week.

We also look at the most recent film & TV news (what’s new for The Rock, Scorsese and Chris Evans; A Munsters reboot; is Hugh Grant calling for an uprising?; we look at the newest trailers for Gone, Rampart and The Hunger Games; and more). Scott does his best to ‘Stump the HO’ before we take a quick trailer break. After the break, we discuss this week’s DVD / Blu Ray Releases, and guest host Amber gives us her Flashback DVD of the Week. As always, be sure to stick through the closing song for our own version of outtakes. A very fun episode in spite of a slow news / release week. Subscribe via itunes, Google Reader or standard RSS feed; give us a Thumbs UP! on your Stitcher Radio

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For this special edition of The Hollywood Outsider, Aaron sits down for an exclusive interview with renowned author, playwright, actor and Hollywood acting coach, Chambers Stevens. Chambers has coached some of the most influential young actors of their respective generations and is now in the process of spreading the word of Sandcastle Publishing’s Chambie Awards, which Sandcastle named in honor of Chambers himself. An interesting interview with a very interesting man about his experiences and his craft. The Chambie Awards are an event honoring the very best in young actors of both Television & Film and has been gaining in popularity since 2005. With focused nominations in both Television & Film, the Chambie Awards are attempting to reward excellent work by young actors in that medium. You can find more information at ChambieAwards.com and here on Facebook as well. 

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This week we’re reviewing Immortals, taking a look at the upcoming November 23rd releases (Arthur Christmas, A Dangerous Method, Hugo and The Muppets), as well as what’s catching our eye on television this week. We also look at the most recent film & TV news (what’s new for Tim Burton & Kristen Stewart; a Dr. Who film?; is Brad Pitt retiring; new Friday and Star Trek flicks; Prime Suspect and Community in danger; and more). Aaron does his best to ‘Stump the HO’ before we take a quick trailer break. After the break, we discuss this week’s From the Outside In Thanksgiving holiday topic. We wrap up the show with new DVD / Blu Ray Releases (Super 8, Spy Kids 4, Conan the Barbarian, Carjacked and Meet the Browns), and Brian’s Flashback DVD of the Week. As always, be sure to stick through the closing song for our own version of outtakes. Please subscribe and also email us with your suggestions, thoughts or film flashbacks of your own. Be sure to come back next week

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This week we’re reviewing Tower Heist and taking a look at upcoming Nov. 18th releases (The Descendants, Happy Feet 2 and of course, Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 1). Before we get to those: Brian, Justin & Aaron take a look at the most recent film and TV news (where IS Waldo; what’s up with the new Bond film; 300 Part 2?; what the hell was Brett Ratner thinking; A Hannibal TV series?; 24: India; and much more). Justin does his best to ‘Stump the HO’ before we take a quick trailer break. After the break, we discuss this week’s From the Outside In topic: ‘What’s Catching Our Eye From the Fall Season’. We wrap up the show with new DVD / Blu Ray Releases and Aaron’s Flashback DVD of the week. As always, be sure to stick through the closing song for our own version of outtakes. Please subscribe and also email us with your suggestions, thoughts or film flashbacks of your own. 

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This week we’re reviewing In Time, taking a look at the upcoming Nov. 9th release J. Edgar and the Nov. 11th releases Immortals, Jack & Jill and 11-11-11, as well as what’s catching our eye on television this week. Before we get to those: Brian, Justin & Aaron take a look at the most recent film and TV news (sad news with Expendables 2; how much does a movie ticket cost now; who did J.K. Rowling say she thought about knocking off in the Deathly Hollows; is Eddie Murphy trying to be funny again; happenings with a Kung Fu remake, Riddick and a possible Beetlejuice sequel, looks at a couple of new trailers…and more). Brian does his best to ‘Stump the HO’ before we take a quick trailer break. After the break, we discuss this week’s From the Outside In listener suggested topic: ‘What Low Budget Films Could Have Been A Hit With A Bigger Budget’. We wrap up the show with new DVD / Blu Ray Releases (The Change-Up, 13, Harry Potter & the DH Part 2 among them), ou [...]

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It’s lucky Episode 13 of The Hollywood Outsider and this week we’re reviewing Paranormal Activity 3, taking a look at the upcoming Nov. 4th releases (A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas, Tower Heist, Killing Bono and The Son of No One) and what’s catching our eye on television this week.

Before we get to those we take a look at the most recent film and TV news (are The Stand, Akira and Battlestar Galactica getting big screen treatments, what’s next for the Wachowski’s, is Milla Jovovich crazy, where is Captain America 2 going to be set, are the Punisher & Dark Tower heading to TV, the newest trailers…and more). Aaron does his best to ‘Stump the HO’ before we take a quick trailer break. After the break, Justin, Brian & Aaron discuss this week’s From the Outside In listener suggested topic: ‘Movies or Series That Deserve Another Film’. 

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On Episode 12 of The Hollywood Outsider, we look at the most recent film & TV news; including Taken 2 gets its plot, what we thought of The Walking Dead premiere, what’s going on with the Twilight Zone, Lone Ranger and Transformer films, what Downey, Jr. had to say about Mel Gibson, as well as the most recent trailers (American Pie Reunion, This Means War and London Boulevard). Brian & Justin take another look at ‘Real Steel’ and Justin suffers alone through ‘Dream House’ before we take a quick look at the box office. Oct 28 New Releases Rum Diary, In Time, Puss in Boots and Anonymous are explored before ‘Stump the HO’ and a trailer break. After the break, Aaron, Scott, Brian & Justin get to ‘From the Outside In’, where this week we introduce our first listener suggested topic: ‘Scene’s / Cliché’s That pull us out of a movie’. 

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This week, on Episode 11 of The Hollywood Outsider, we look at the most recent film & TV news; including casting news as Robert Downey Jr eyes another franchise, ESPN saying goodbye to Hank Williams due to his offhanded comments, Netflix ditching Qwikster, A Zorro reboot, as well as the most recent trailers (The Raven, Young Adult and, of course, The Avengers). Aaron reviews ‘Real Steel’ before a quick Box Office recap. Aaron, Justin, Brian and Guest Host Amanda also take a look at next weeks releases – Paranormal Activity 3, The Three Musketeers, Johnny English Reborn & The Mighty Macs. After Brian attempts to ‘Stump the HO’ and a trailer break, we get to our ‘From the Outside In’ topic where this week we complete our Halloween Trilogy with ‘Slasher Flicks’ and why do people love to watch others get theirs. 

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Welcome to Episode 10 of The Hollywood Outsider. On this week’s show, we discuss some of the most recent film & TV news; including a fond farewell to an industry pioneer, a resurrection of Arrested Development and The Twilight Zone, DiCaprio’s inner Bourne, what show was the first cancelled from this fall season and finally look at the newest trailers to hit the web and if those films look worth your time (Man On A Ledge, War Horse, Contraband and Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close). Brian & Aaron review ‘Drive’…with extreme opposite viewpoints, and guest host Dustin Baker joins us with his review of ‘Munger Road’. We gloss over a quick Box Office recap & update on current releases

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It is Episode 9 of The Hollywood Outsider and we are finally starting our decent into Halloween. It might be early, but there is plenty to talk about. This week we look at some of the newer films and trailers coming out, news (including what Sony is doing to theaters in regards to 3D, sequel tidbits including a new Shining book and Wanted film) before reviewing ‘A Dolphin’s Tale’ and discussing next week’s coming releases (Real Steel, Ides of March, Intruders and that unnecessary sequel Human Centipede 2). Justin throws a more accessible, yet still curveball, with ‘Stump The HO’ before a quick trailer break. After break this week on From the Outside In, this week we get into Halloween mode by looking at ‘Supernatural Horror’ and why people love vampires, ghosts, demons and werewolves. We round out the episode with New Blu Ray / DVD releases followed by our horror-centric Picks of the Week and, as always, be sure to stick their our close out song for our own ver [...]

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