One of our most popular topics is our Movie Battle Royale. Eight great movies walk into the ring, eight favorites or classics. We then begin the process of voting for the best of the best, until we are left with one. Final. Champion. The greatest film of that genre in the known HO universe.

This time, we’re storming the beaches of Hollywood to identify the Greatest War Movie. What film about war spoke to us all the most? Could it be the heartbreak of Tom Hanks in Saving Private Ryan? How about the brutal tragedy in Platoon? Perhaps we’ll get a bit more classical with The Longest Day? But you can never rule out the power of Shakespeare in Henry V. This week, all bets are off and the battle is on as we settle this debate once and for all.

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Lately, many of our favorite childhood animated classics have been reimagined as grittier and more adult live-action films to great success. With this latest trend, we decided to dive into why studios are doing this, as well as we reimagine our own childhood favorite as a more mature movie.   

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Suicide Squad is the latest movie from the DC Comics universe, this time centering around Amanda Waller (Viola Davis), a ruthless government operative who decides to use some of the worst villains in the DC universe as a covert team to take on meta-humans. The Comic Book Expendables consists of Harley Quinn, (Margot Robbie), Deadshot (Will Smith), Captain Boomerang (Jai Courtney), Diablo (Jay Hernandez, and also along for the ride are Killer Croc, Katana, Slipknot, and Joel Kinnaman’s Rick Flag leads the team as they race to try to bring down Enchantress (Cara Delevingne) before she destroys the world. Let's also not count out the Joker (Jared Leto) as a disruptive member of the chaos as the story plays out. 

Suicide Squad has finally released and opinions are all over the place. So kick back and listen as we dive into DC's latest film. What we thought of every character and the actors playing them, the story, and DC's direction overall. 

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After 5 years of podcasting about movies and television, it is time to celebrate all of the memories and good times we've had doing it. From the why we do this show and our families behind the scenes, to what we've learned about each other and movies or TV shows, and even where we want to go in the future. We also discuss and offer a fond farewell as a regular host to a founding member of The HO. Take a listen to an extended but heartfelt thank you to our listeners over our 5 year anniversary. 

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

 

  • (0:00 – 21:49) Opening | Why we keep coming back to do The HO, and why our families deal with it
  • (21:50 – 1:23:03) What has changed over the last 5 years, movies and TV shows the show has brought us to, what we REALLY think of each other and our taste in film
  • (1:23:04 – 1:59:53) Favorite clips and bits from the past 5 years, Brian’s Big Question, Closing Brian’s Trailer Park, Recasting Star Wars
  • (1:59:54 – 2:40:50) What we won’t miss about Brian, Listener emails for Brian, Brian’s Greatest Hits
  • (2:40:51 – 3:03:42) Goodbye To Brian
  • Purchase Justin’s ‘Fragile’
  • Email us your thoughts on the episode, answer our ‘What’s This Movie?’, or suggest a topic to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com or leave us a message at 818-814-6246.
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The 2016 San Diego Comic-Con has come to a close, and that means it is time to dive into the biggest news and trailers released at this year’s convention. From Marvel’s Doctor Strange to Walking Dead’s Season 7 reveal to Prison Break’s return to Wonder Woman’s trailer and finally – the reveal of Justice League!

That’s not all, though. We also have reviews of Lights Out, Batman: The Killing Joke and Ghost Team, as well as discussing upcoming releases including Bad Moms, Jason Bourne and, of course, Suicide Squad.   

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Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 07:20) Opening | Purchase Justin’s ‘Fragile’
  • (07:21 – 28:34) Scott’s Panel – Marvel Films (Doctor Strange, Guardians of the Galaxy 2, Spider-Man: Homecoming), Fallout TV series
  • (28:35 – 39:10) Brian’s Panel – Walking Dead Season 7, Kong: Skull Island, King Arthur
  • (39:11 – 51:16) Aaron’s Panel – 24: Legacy, Prison Break, Marvel Television (Luke Cage, Iron Fist, The Defenders, Daredevil gets Season 3)
  • (51:17 – 1:07:02) Justin’s Panel – DC Television (Flash, Arrow, Supergirl), DC Films Justice League, Wonder Woman and Suicide Squad
  • (1:07:03 – 1:26:36) What’s This Movie? | Spoiler-Free Reviews of Lights Out, Batman: The Killing Joke and Ghost Team  | New Releases: Jason Bourne, Bad Moms, Suicide Squad
  • (1:26:37 – 1:33:42) Emails | Closing

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Star Trek Beyond has finally released to theaters, and now Justin, Scott and Aaron are here to discuss the entirety of Kirk and Spock's latest adventures on the 50th Anniversary of the series. 

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What is the singular best year for movies? Do you think you know? Is it subjective or definitive? We debate this very concept this week as we dive into what year has delivered the best crop of films in history   

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Ghostbusters has officially hit movie screens for a 2016 reboot directed by Paul Feig and starring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones. Listen as we dive into every aspect of the reboot and what we REALLY thought about the reinvention of a cinema classic, the characters, and especially the internet controversy. We ain't 'fraid of no ghost!

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How many times have we been enjoying a movie or a television series, when something insane happens that glues us to the screen…only to then realize we’ve been duped by yet another useless dream sequence? This week, we’re putting the issue of if we really need dream sequences to bed.

That’s not all. Also this week, Aaron recounts his recent media visit at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center and the very real potential for an eventual visit to Mars, we craft our own perfect Ghostbusters team, and close the show with a very personal announcement from one of our founding members.   

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Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 31:35) Our visit with NASA | Movie and TV News: It is now a Federal crime to share your Netflix password, Battlefield goes from game consoles to TV screens, advocates are calling for the removal of guns from movie posters
  • (31:36 – 53:04) From The Outside In Topic: Do we really need dream sequences?  | Listener topic comments
  • (53:05 – 1:17:04) What’s This Movie? | Spoiler-Free Reviews of The Secret Life of Pets and The BFG | New Releases: Ghostbusters and The Infiltrator | Our Perfect Ghostbusters Team | Listen to our Ghostbusters Edition of Remake This Movie RIGHT
  • (1:17:05 – 1:44:25) Recommendations and Outrage | Brian’s Announcement | Closing

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Listen as we discuss Can TV and Movie Cops do that, the Romantic Movie Survival Guide, When Movie Sequels Go Wrong, and What Is The Perfect Heist Team. This week is the Best of HO 2016 Volume 1. 

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 22:25) What Is The Perfect Heist Team
  • (22:26 – 47:01) The Romantic Movie Survival Guide
  • (47:02 – 1:44:27) Can TV and Movie Cops Do That?
  • (1:44:28 – 2:12:07) When Movie Sequels Go Wrong

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3rd Street Blackout follows Negin Farsad and Jeremy Redleaf as Mina and Rudy, a modern couple caught in a New York City blackout right at the cusp of the first test to their relationship. Co-starring Ed Weeks and Janeane Garofalo, the quirky indie comedy is now on VOD and digital services.

Take as listen as Aaron sits down with the multitaskers of 3rd Street Blackout, actors/writers/directors Negin Farsad and Jeremy Redleaf

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A hook is described as the nucleus of both a film and its screenplay. It is what grabs the viewer's attention, preferably in the first 5–10 minutes, as a reader might expect to find a literary hook in the first chapter of a novel. For this episode, we discuss our favorite movie or television hooks, and why they appeal to us.  

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Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 21:31) Movie and TV News: the Academy strives for diversity, Daniel Craig and Halle Berry team up, fan films are in the headlines, and much more
  • (21:32 – 1:06:29) From The Outside In Topic: The Best Hooks In Film and Television  | Listener topic comments
  • (1:06:30 – 1:52:12) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of The Shallows, The Fundamentals of Caring, and Independence Day: Resurgence | New Releases: The Purge: Election Year, The BFG, Mike and Dave’s Wedding Dates, and Tarzan | Stump The HO
  • (1:52:13 – 2:01:25) Emails | Closing | Outtakes

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Game of Thrones has concluded its sixth season on HBO and we are here yet again to break down this season in all of its glory. From a Three-Eyed Raven to Westeros to Meereen to Winterfell and everywhere in between, these are the many faced gods of podcast recaps you're looking for. 

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One of our most popular topics is our Movie Battle Royale. Eight great movies walk into the ring, eight favorites or classics. We then begin the process of voting for what is the best of the best, until we are left with one. Final. Champion. The greatest film of that genre in the known HO universe.

This week, we tackle Alien Invasion movies. Those films that trigger some of our worse fears, that aliens are coming to Earth…and they are not here for peace. What could the greatest invasion film be? Could it be Independence Day, maybe Pacific Rim, how about Men in Black or War of the Worlds? This week, all bets are off as we settle this debate once and for all.  

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 40:19) Movie and TV News: Eli Roth locks up two more films, Justice League begins a goodwill tour, Will Smith says marketing as we know it is over, TV shows are ending for fans in creative ways, and much more
  • (40:20 – 1:36:33) From The Outside In Topic: The Alien Invasion Movie Battle Royale  | Listener topic comments
  • (1:36:34 – 1:59:36) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of Finding Dory, Clown, Central Intelligence, and Intruder | New Releases: Independence Day: Resurgence, Neon Demon, Free State of Jones and The Shallows
  • (1:59:37 – 2:05:35) Recommendations | Closing
  • Email us your thoughts on the episode, answer our ‘What’s This Movie?’, or suggest a topic to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com or leave us a message at 818-814-6246.
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With all of the negativity flooding our TV these days, we thought it would be refreshing to look to inspiration for the podcast this week. Specifically, characters in film and television who have inspired us, whether directly or indirectly. It’s an upbeat topic with more than a few surprises.

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Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 29:27) Movie and TV News: Beverly Hills Cop 4 is a go, Robert DeNiro keeps forgetting he’s a good actor, nostalgia overload hits as several films reach anniversaries, Jack Reacher: Never Look Back gets a teaser, and much more
  • (29:28 – 1:01:36) From The Outside In Topic: Inspirational Film and Television Characters  | Listener topic comments
  • (1:01:37 – 1:38:18) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of Cell, Now You See Me Too and Warcraft | New Releases: Finding Dory and Central Intelligence | Name That Sequel
  • (1:38:19 – 1:59:08) Emails | Closing

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What is it about haunted houses that terrify us to the very core? Is it the idea that something has taken up residence in our home and we are powerless to stop it? Or is that we just shake in our boots at the thought of ghosts in general?

We take haunted houses to task on this week’s episode for all the years of torture, getting down to the spine-tingling truth of it all. We also share our thoughts on what is the most horrifying house in the supernatural cinematic universe.

 

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 42:20) Movie and TV News: Pacific Rim 2 and Stephen King’s IT get casting updates, Mandrake the Magician is heading to the big screen, outrage over the handicapped and X-Men billboards, and much more
  • (42:21 – 1:17:09) From The Outside In Topic: Why do we love movies about haunted houses and which one is the scariest?| Listener topic comments
  • (1:17:10 – 1:50:06) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of Me Before You, High Rise and The Conjuring 2 | New Releases: Now You See Me 2 and Warcraft | Flashback and Recommendations
  • (1:50:07 – 2:01:37) Emails | Closing | Outtakes

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X-Men: Apocalypse begins in 3600 BC, as En Sabah Nur (Apocalypse, as we come to know him) is attempting to move his consciousness and powers to a new body, one that possesses the power of rapid healing, so that it can be added to his collection of abilities. While this happens he is to be protected by his four greatest warriors who unfortunately fail, but not before the transition is complete just as the ceremony chamber collapses into the earth. After a few thousand years, stupid men dig him up and unleash upon Earth...well, the Apocalypse. One which only our beloved gaggle of X-Men can help avert.

This special episode of The Hollywood Outsider podcast is dedicated to Bryan Singer's fourth and latest go-round at mutant history as he takes on his most challenging film and foe yet. Where does it end up in the lexicon of Marvel's X-Men films? Did it deserve the critical lashing many have given it? Is Apocalypse everything it could have been? We discuss this film in detail, both spoiler-free and aplenty, so don't miss our X-Men: Apocalypse Reactions Podcast.

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Over the course of cinema history, there have been more than a few missteps in terms of casting. Whether it’s a starring or supporting role, which actor plays the part is almost as integral to a film’s success as the story or the special effects. It only takes one bad choice to completely derail a film.

This week we take a look at the worst of the worst in movie casting mistakes. From Anakin Skywalker to Genghis Khan, we run the gamut on the bad decisions Hollywood sometimes forces on us as we each pick our 3 worst movie casting decisions.

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 42:20) Movie and TV News: John Carpenter returns to Halloween, Daniel Craig hates money, DC Films finally listens to fans, and much more
  • (42:21 – 1:17:36) From The Outside In Topic: What has been the worst casting in film?  | Listener topic comments
  • (1:17:37 – 1:45:23) What’s This Movie? | New Releases: Alice Through the Looking Glass and X-Men: Apocalypse | Home Video and VOD | Movie Innuendo
  • (1:45:24 – 1:54:09) Emails | Closing | Outtakes
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Every summer, millions of us flock to the theaters to experience 'something'. What are we looking for exactly, and why does it seem like summer is the optimal season for the most entertaining films of the year? Is that even still the case?

On this episode of The HO, we discuss what it is we love about the summer movie season - is it the crowd, or the special effects, or is it just the overall experience? Not only that, what is OUR absolutely perfect summer movie?

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 15:56) Movie and TV News: Han Solo and Zorro get facelifts, what do people need to do when hitting theaters this summer?
  • (15:57 – 59:53) From The Outside In Topic: What makes for the Perfect Summer Movie?  | Listener topic comments
  • (59:54 – 1:20:54) What’s This Movie? | New Releases: Angry Birds, The Nice Guys, Neighbors 2 | Home Video and VOD | Recasting The Classics - Scream
  • (1:20:55 – 1:24:55) Emails | Closing | Outtakes
  • Email us your thoughts on the episode, answer our ‘What’s This Movie?’, or suggest a topic to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com or leave us a message at 818-814-6246.
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For this special episode, we dive head-first into the world of Marvel's Captain America: Civil War! From the heart of Queens to deep in Wakanda, we discuss every aspect of the film, including directors Joe and Anthony Russo, as well as both new and reimagined characters like Spider-Man and Black Panther. There is much to discuss, so join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Captain America: Civil War - Our initial spoiler-free review, followed by in-depth, spoiler-filled discussion
  • Team Points-of-View: Our interpretations of both Captain America and Iron Man's conflict, as well as where our allegiances lie
  • What we thought of new or expanded characters: Spider-Man, Black Panther, and Zemo
  • What was great about the film, as well as what simply did not work for us
  • Favorite scenes, moments, lines, and even hero from the film
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Aaron sat down to talk with director Fernando Lebrija on his new film, Sundown. What went into the production, why he chose to film a teen sex comedy in the heart of Mexico, and some fun behind-the-scenes details. Find out more information on Sundown by visiting SundownMovie.com

High school seniors Logan and Blake prepare for an EPIC Spring Break as they travel to the beautiful and exotic Mexican beach resort of Puerto Vallarta hoping to hook up with their high school crushes. Surrounded by hot girls in teeny bikinis, the guys are truly in heaven. After meeting at a club, Logan falls for a mysterious local beauty named Gaby but then realizes the next morning, when his grandfather’s Rolex watch is missing, that she was after more than just his heart. Things go from bad to worse when the guys discover that the valuable family heirloom is now in the hands of a gangster who demands to be paid triple the watch’s value before returning it. And that's just the beginning...  

Starring 

Devon Werkheiser - Logan Hoagland

Sean Marquette - Blake Madden

Camilla Belle - Gaby/Jessica

Silverio Palacios - Chuy

Jordi MollaDorian - Igor Kaganovich

Teri Hatcher - Mom

John Michael Higgins- Dad

Sara Paxton - Lina Parish

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We all love movies and television, and some of us take it further than is humanly possible as we obsessively collect every possible item that bares our favorite movie or its logo on it. Why do we obsessively collect so much and, more importantly, what are our favorite collectibles?

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 26:02) Movie and TV News: Space Jam: Jam Harder, Jack Ryan and Punisher gets new TV versions, Tomb Raider gets a new Lara Croft and more | The trailer for Bad Moms
  • (26:03 – 56:24) From The Outside In Topic: Why do we collect movie memorabilia and what are our personal favorites  | Listener topic comments

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Do you remember that song from that one movie? The one that came on the radio as soon as you left the theater, causing you to crank the dial all the way up, drop the windows down and scream out of your window in the vicinity of random strangers?

THAT’S the song we’re talking about this week, as we dive into what we consider to be the greatest original film song of all-time. Is it Purple Rain? Maybe Danger Zone? How about Goldfinger?

Grab that broom handle and bring your vocal stylings along for a trip down memory lane as we determine our personal favorites and even whip up a movie soundtrack of our lives.

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 27:40) Movie and TV News: Criterion goes to streaming, Borderlands gets a its own movie, Sherlock Holmes finally movies forward, Disney plans a live-action slate of their own animated classics and more | The trailer for Jason Bourne
  • (27:41 – 1:22:03) From The Outside In Topic: What are the best original movie songs and what is the soundtrack of our lives?  | Listener topic comments
  • (1:22:03 – 1:43:54) What’s This Movie? | New Releases: Keanu, Mother’s Day, Ratchet and Clank | Home Video and VOD | Summer Movies
  • (1:43:44 – 1:52:42) Emails | Closing | Outtakes

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Don’t you love it when you are watching your favorite television show, and your favorite character gets him or herself into a predicament that you just know they will wiggle themselves out of…and then they DIE?!

Oh, we’ve all been there. The RAGE that seeps through your pores, the visceral reaction to the fact that a character you have spent tens of hours becoming attached to has just been forever ripped away from your heart.

Is it fair? Is it right? Most importantly, is television getting carried away with it?

This is our topic this week as we discuss TV’s recent obsession with constantly knocking off beloved characters. Not only are they killing too many, a bunch of them KEEP COMING BACK!

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 25:18) Movie and TV News: AMC theaters backs down, Mel Gibson and Kurt Russell reunite, Willem Dafoe joins Justice League and much more | Trailers for The Girl on the Train and The Magnificent Seven
  • (25:19 – 1:03:57) From The Outside In Topic: Is TV getting carried away with killing main characters?  | Listener topic comments
  • (1:03:58 – 1:32:26) What’s This Movie? | Spoiler-Free Review of The Jungle Book | New Releases: The Huntsman: Winter’s War and Elvis and Nixon 
  • (1:32:27 – 1:46:25) Emails | Closing | Outtakes

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The horror anthology, Holidays, has recently released on VOD and in this special episode, Aaron sits down with Producer / Director Adam Mortimer and Star Jocelin Donahue to discuss their new film.

HOLIDAYS is an anthology feature film that puts a uniquely dark and original spin on some of the most iconic and beloved holidays of all time by challenging our folklore, traditions and assumptions.

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Disney has been the crown jewel of animation for decades, providing family after family with countless hours of laughter, heart, and joy. Beginning with Snow White, Walt Disney began a legacy that remains unrivaled, and this week, The Hollywood Outsider celebrates his legacy.

This week’s topic brings back one of our most popular segments: The Movie Battle Royale! 8 movies enter our cinematic ring of fire, and only can leave the Champion of the HO Universe. This time, we took on an impossible task and broke down our all-time favorite Disney animated classics to eight final films, and only the classic hand-drawn animation are allowed this week.

Will it be Beauty and the Beast? Cinderella? The Lion King? Aladdin? Bambi? Only one film will survive this edition of The Movie Battle Royale!

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 42:31) Movie and TV News: Big developments on Fast 8, Spider-Man, Batman, Men in Black, reboots for Charlie’s Angels and Scooby-Doo and more | Trailers for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and Doctor Strange
  • (42:32 – 1:36:47) From The Outside In Topic: Disney Animated Classics Movie Battle Royale  | Listener topic comments
  • (1:36:48 – 1:53:10) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of The Boss, Holidays and Hardcore Henry | New Releases: The Jungle Book, Criminal, Barbershop: The Final Cut 
  • (1:53:11 – 2:05:05) Emails | Closing | Outtakes

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Who hasn’t been sitting around bored one day and planned out a heist? Come on! Everyone wishes they could be a part of a heist, but then the thought of spending a bit too much time behind bars catches up to us and we settle for watching them on television or in movies.

Well, this week, we’re doing it! Each host is compiling their perfect heist team to steal a priceless object from another. The rules are simple: You get any 6 characters from TV or film, but they cannot be superheroes or super-powered. Who has the best team when all the glass is shattered? Time to find out!

Stick around after our normal show of news, reviews, and heists – as we will discuss the most recent season of The Walking Dead. Did Rick make some bad choices? What is up with Carol? Who is ‘Negan’? Finally, what did we think of THAT ending?!  

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 25:18) Movie and TV News: Disney goes for a live-action spin-off of Snow White, Jim Parsons tries to be a movie star, Charlize Theron makes a crazy claim, remakes and more
  • (25:19 – 1:01:02) From The Outside In Topic: Planning a heist with the perfect team  | Listener topic comments
  • (1:01:03 – 1:30:02) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of Demolition and Everybody Wants Some!! | New Releases: The Boss, Before I Wake and Hardcore Henry 
  • (1:30:03 – 1:41:31) Emails | Closing
  • (1:41:33 – 2:30:32) The Walking Dead Season 6 Reactions Cast

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It seems like things keep going darker these days, and even Disney animated films like Zootopia are tackling harsh topics like diversity. Meanwhile Star Wars, Marvel and DC pump out numerous films that the entire family goes to where there is constant wanton destruction.

That brings us to our topic – What constitutes a family film in 2016?

When you take the kids, mom, grandma, whomever – What does family film even mean in the modern day? Is it relegated to films of yesterday like Old Yeller, or is it anything the entire family can enjoy, regardless of topic or rating? We dive into this and it spurs a spirited discussion on films in general.

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 26:08) Movie and TV News: Late VHS rentals land a guy in the slammer, Hollywood takes on Georgia, Jonah Hill and Emma Stone team up with Netflix, and much more
  • (26:09 – 55:37) From The Outside In Topic: What defines a family film in 2016  | Listener topic comments
  • (55:38 – 1:16:32) What’s This Movie? | Review of Sing Street | New Releases: God’s Not Dead 2 
  • (1:16:33 – 1:34:22) Emails | Closing | Our thoughts on Daredevil Season 2

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Bruce Wayne has been personally affected by the effects of Man of Steel, so much so that he worries about Superman's legacy on our planet. As he grows increasingly leery of Superman's role on Earth as an almost God-like figure, he decides to take matters into his own hands, showing a God what it feels like to be a man. At the same time, Lex Luthor has burst on the scene with a mysterious agenda that will affect both of our heroes. 

For this special bonus episode of The Hollywood Outsider, we dive head-first into the world of Batman v Superman. From the rooftops of Gotham to the streets of Metroplis to the slow-motion of Zack Snyder, we discuss every aspect of the film, including where we think the series should go from here. There is much to discuss, so join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

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The South by Southwest Festival is one of the largest of its kind in the world. Every year, thousands of fans arrive in Downtown Austin, TX to partake in a couple of weeks of great music, technology, and film. For this special episode of The Hollywood Outsider, we take you deep into the heart of the film festival portion, and even deeper into the films themselves.

There are well over 100 films, documentaries, and shorts at SXSW and - while we can't see them all - we have a nice sample of what came out of this year's stellar lineup of independent films. 17 movies and TV shows are on the docket, and we review them all...with more than a couple surprises. 

So sit back and relax. You're about to experience South by Southwest from the comfort of your own chair. 

The films discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie Podcast:

Beware the Slenderman: On May 31st 2014, in the woods outside Waukesha, Wisconsin, two 12-year-old girls stabbed their classmate 19 times. This is a documentary covering those events and the evolution of Slenderman.

Black: A 15-year-old girl in a black gang in Brussels must choose between loyalty and love when she falls for a Moroccan boy from a rival gang. Keenly aware of the consequences of getting involved with someone from another gang, they begin to imagine a different life for themselves when things go wrong. It's in this criminal milieu that directing duo Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah set Black, a pulse-pounding contemporary take on Shakespearean tragedy Romeo & Juliet.

The Trust: Nic Cage and Elijah Wood play a pair of cops investigating a drug invasion stumble upon a mysterious bank vault.

American Fable: When 11-year-old Gitty discovers that her beloved father is hiding a wealthy man in her family's silo in order to save their struggling farm, she is forced to choose between saving the man's life or protecting her family from the consequences of their actions. AMERICAN FABLE is a fairytale thriller set in the 1980s rural Midwest about a courageous girl living in a dark - sometimes magical - world.

Claire In Motion: Claire (Betsy Brandt) is sure of herself, her work and family, until - like a bad dream - her husband disappears, leaving a trail of puzzling secrets that shatter her certainty.

And Punching The Clown: Hapless satirical songwriter Henry Phillips is lured to LA when a veteran TV producer decides to make a show about the life of a loser.

Miss Stevens: A comedy focused on a teacher who chaperones a group of high schoolers to a state drama competition.

I Am Not A Serial Killer: In a small Midwestern town, a troubled teen with homicidal tendencies must hunt down and destroy a supernatural killer whilst keeping his own inner demons at bay.

Demolition: Jake Gyllenhaal stars as a successful investment banker struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash.

In A Valley Of Violence: A revenge Western film set in the 1890s, where a stranger (Ethan Hawke) arrives in a small town seeking vengeance for his murdered friend.

Don’t Breathe: A group of teens break into a blind man's (Stephen Lang) home thinking they'll get away with the perfect crime. They're wrong.

Secrets of the Force Awakens: An inside look at the making of the movie Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015), featuring footage and exclusive interviews with the actors and filmmakers.

The Waiting: A pair of high school kids try to trick an elderly neighbor (James Caan) into thinking his house is haunted.

Before The Sun Explodes: After his wife kicks him out, an anxious comedian is lured in by an intriguing woman with a stalker.

Preacher: After a supernatural event at his church a preacher enlists the help of a vampire to find God.

Outcast: A young man searches for answers as to why he's been suffering from supernatural possessions his entire life.

Everybody Wants Some: A group of college baseball players navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood.

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Crazy is one of the hardest words to define, mostly because it means so many different things to so many people. What unnerves one of us might not even bother another, while society might consider a certain behavior insane while we completely understand it. So what IS crazy to us?

When it comes to movies and television, there are numerous characters to consider and we could honestly spend hours just on this one topic. Instead, this episode we discuss what WE consider to be crazy behavior, and what kinds of behavior truly gets under our skin unlike any other.

We conclude this topic by picking the one character in allllllll of TV and film that we consider to be the craziest crazy of all the crazies. That one character who still haunts us to this very day.

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 41:45) Movie and TV News: Harrison Ford and Steven Spielberg don the hats one last time for Indiana Jones 5, Heat prequel, Hollywood prepares a possible option for new releases at home, and much more | Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children and Ben-Hur trailers
  • (41:46 – 1:19:55) From The Outside In Topic: Who is the craziest crazy of all the crazies?  | Listener topic comments
  • (1:19:56 – 1:36:45) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of 10 Cloverfield Lane | New Releases: Allegiant, Miracles From Heaven and Midnight Special 
  • (1:36:46 – 1:54:15) Emails | Closing | Pick The Hollywood Outsider Theme
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What are the best and worst television universes to live in? We discuss the world of TV and where we would really want to live. As well as reviews of Whiskey Tango Foxtrot and London Has Fallen, movie news and much more.

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Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 29:21) Movie and TV News: JK Simmons switches sides, Bruce Willis has a Death Wish, Men In Black and 23 Jump Street unite, Venom is alive, and much more | the Ghostbusters trailer
  • (29:32 – 1:13:10) From The Outside In Topic: What is the Best and Worst Television Universe to live in?  | Listener topic comments
  • (1:13:11 – 1:40:43) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of Whiskey Tango Foxtrot and London Has Fallen | Upcoming Attractions: The Young Messiah, 10 Cloverfield Lane, and The Brothers Grimsby | VOD and Blu-Ray Releases
  • (1:40:44 – 1:52:42) Emails | Closing | Outtakes

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We’ve all been there. You walk out of the theater, pumped and excited from the movie you just sat through. You go on with your life until, suddenly, BAM! A sequel is announced. A continuation of this world or character that you loved is coming back to a theater near you. So you grab your closest friends, you psych yourself up and get ready for what is surely the greatest motion picture in the history of cinema!

And then it’s not.

That’s right, on this week’s podcast, we’re discussing when movie sequels go wrong. When that next chapter in your favorite film franchise forgets its roots or fans and turns into something dreadful. When you say ‘Bad Sequel’, so many films come to mind: Batman and Robin, Speed 2, Jaws 2, Indiana Jones and the Crystal Skull, The Phantom Menace, and the list goes on and on.

What were our worst personal experiences because of bad sequels? What sequels ruined entire franchises for us? Most importantly: What are the absolute WORST movie sequels?

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 19:07) Movie and TV News: Stephen King confirms Dark Tower casting, Miles Teller and Josh Brolin want to be firefighters, Oscar winners, and much more
  • (19:08 – 1:05:29) From The Outside In Topic: When Movie Sequels Go Wrong  | Listener topic comments
  • (1:05:30 – 1:26:06) What’s This Movie? | Upcoming Attractions: Zootopia, London Has Fallen, Whiskey Tango Foxtrot | VOD and Blu-Ray Releases
  • (1:26:07 – 1:59:58) Emails | Closing | Thoughts On And How To Improve The Oscars
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What are we up to? About 412 comic book superhero origin films? It sure feels like it. Every other month, it seems we are treated to another fanciful tale of some down-on-their-luck do-gooder, who randomly stumbles upon a radiated spider or blueprints to a super-suit, and BAM! Now we have us a superhero!

With so many films on this topic, the question must be asked: Which one is The Best? Of every movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, DC Comics, or other publisher – which movie rises above all of their foes to become the greatest origin story for a superhero throughout the history of time itself?!

Thankfully, The Hollywood Outsider has heard your cries for a ruling on this topic. Therefore, for this episode of our podcast, we have setup yet another Movie Battle Royale. This time, 8 movies enter the ring, but only ONE will be crowned the Champion of the HOverse. Could it be the original Superman? Maybe Batman Begins or Spider-Man? What if we just went crazy and proclaimed Hellboy or Spawn the winner? There is only want way to find out, you’re not going to want to miss this podcast!

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

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The X-Files limited event series has concluded, so what did we think? Listen as we discuss each episode, what we thought of where the show and the characters left off, and especially: What did we think of THAT finale?!

The Truth Is In Here. 

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Police Officers, Federal Agents, Air Marshals – Television and Film are stuffed to the gills with lawmen doing all measures of things in the name of Justice. We have all watched a TV series or a movie and thought – Can a cop REALLY do that? Can they really search a criminal’s car without good reason? Can a Fed claim jurisdiction over a local Sheriff? Most importantly – Can a cop shoot a guy one day and be back on the street the very next day without even filing a report?!

These questions and more are about to finally be laid to rest as we bring in a special guest this week with over 20 years of experience in Law Enforcement to settle these debates once and for all!

Not only do we handle that topic, some upcoming releases, AND discuss some movie and TV news – Stick with us until the very end for our in-depth reactions to the latest Marvel juggernaut: Deadpool. What did we think of the ‘Merc With A Mouth’? Did he live up to lofty expectations? Has the world gone mad for a madman? Will we get an R-rated Wolverine movie because of all of this?

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 57:35) From The Outside In Topic: The Romantic Movie Survival Guide – DO’s and DON’T’s of romantic films  | Listener topic comments
  • (57:36 – 1:25:14) What’s This Movie? | Movie and TV news such as Transformers are now spinning off, will studios misunderstand the point of Deadpool’s success, why are we getting teaser trailers for trailers now, and much more | Upcoming Attractions: Race, Risen and The Witch | Emails
  • (1:25:15 – 2:13:15) Deadpool Reactions Cast
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It’s February, so it must be time for a little romance, right? But if you’re like us, you’re sick and tired of Hollywood churning out movies with the exact same cliches over and over and over again. So this week, we decided to focus on romance at the movies, specifically – This is our Romantic Movie Survival Guide!

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Movie parodies and spoofs have been around since Mel Brook perfected the formula in the 70's. From Blazing Saddles to Young Frankenstein to Airplane and on and on. But over the last 10-15 years, the genre has slide into the abyss. Which begs the question: Are movie parodies dead? 

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider as we discuss this and so much more.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (34:10 – 56:54) From The Outside In Topic: Are movie parodies dead?  | Listener topic comments
  • (0:00 – 34:09) Movie and TV News: A Titanic issue is finally resolved, movies are getting remade as TV series, Stephen King’s thoughts on writers adapting their work, trailers for Green Room and Alice In Wonderland: Through The Looking Glass, and much more
  • (56:55 – 1:27:59) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of The Challenger, The Finest Hours, and Room | Upcoming Attractions: The Choice, Hail Caesar, Pride, Prejudice and Zombies | VOD and Blu-Ray Releases
  • (1:28:00 – 1:49:15) Emails | Closing | Outtakes
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The Challenger, now on VOD and DVD, tells the story of Jaden, a down-on-his-luck man looking to find his way in the world. He turns to a boxing trainer, played by Michael Clarke Duncan in his last role, to teach him how to be both the boxer and man he believes he can be.

Kent Moran directed and stars in the film, and here he sits down with Aaron to discuss his film, what it was like writing and directing, as well as working with Duncan. 

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Are you ready to rummmmmmmmmmmmmmble?! We are, and this week we try a new topic with our Movie Battle Royale!

What is a Movie Battle Royale? It’s the Ultimate Fighting Championship of filmdom. It’s the Heavyweight Title Fight in boxing. THIS is the Movie Super Bowl! 8 movies enter our ring, each favorites of our four hosts, and only one film will emerge as the Champion. This week’s inaugural genre is Martial Arts Films. These are not necessarily the greatest artistic accomplishments of all-time, but they ARE our favorites. So sit back in your personal dojo as we wax on and on about what the greatest martial arts films of all time are, and eventually we will arrive at a winner – The HO Movie Champion of the World!

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (25:45 – 1:08:10) From The Outside In Topic: Movie Battle Royale: Martial Arts Films  | Listener topic comments
  • (0:00 – 25:44) Movie and TV News: Fast 8 is going to Iceland, Birth of a Nation sells for $17.5 million, new TV versions of 24: Legacy, Underworld, and The Exorcist, Labyrinth and Mummy remakes, and much more
  • (1:08:11 – 1:38:49) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of The 5th Wave, Dirty Grandpa, Legends of Tomorrow, and The Magicians | Upcoming Attractions: Kung-Fu Panda, The Finest Hours, Fifty Shades of Black | VOD and Blu-Ray Releases
  • (1:38:50 – 1:56:15) Emails | Closing | Outtakes
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The X-Files has returned to our television screens after over a decade away, so what did we think of Mulder and Scully's long-awaited return? In this special episode of The Hollywood Outsider, we begin with what we loved about the original, ground-breaking series - including favorite episodes, why David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson are perfect partners, and what got us hooked to begin with. Then we merge naturally to this latest telling of our favorite paranormal supercops and where Chris Carter decided to take the story this time, especially that HUGE twist on the original's lore. 

The Truth Is In Here. 

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Our topic this week: With all of the controversy this year, is it time to fix The Oscars?

The Oscars have always been the premiere awards event, the best of the best, the most prestigious award in entertainment is The Academy Award. This year’s nominees have arrived not with excitement and elation, but with vitriol and controversy. For the 2nd year in a row, not a single actor of color was nominated for an acting award. But is that because of blatant racism, like many involved with the #OscarsSoWhite movement claim, or is it simply because those were the best performances of the year? We take a look at this divisive topic, in our own special way.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 25:54) Movie and TV News: Do we need more origin stories from aging heroes, Laurel and Hardy get a biography, Star Wars gets a release date shift, and much more | Trailer discussion on Suicide Squad, Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising and 10 Cloverfield Lane
  • (25:55 – 1:28:56) From The Outside In Topic: Is it time to fix the Oscars? | Listener topic comments
  • (1:28:57 – 1:53:08) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of Ride Along 2, Naz and Maalik, The X-Files Premiere and 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi | Upcoming Attractions The 5th Wave, The Boy and Dirty Grandpa | VOD and Blu-Ray Releases
  • (1:53:09 – 2:03:15) Emails | Closing
  • (2:03:16 – 2:11:51) Goodbye, Alan Rickman
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Naz and Maalik is the story of two Muslim black youths who also happen to be closeted gay men, and whose antics have drawn the attention of a local FBI agent. The film unfolds casually as we follow Naz and Maalik and learn the pieces of their story as we go.

The film takes a very simple approach to a complicated subject, instead of hammering you over the head with a myriad of social issues, director Jay Dockendorf lets the film play out naturally over the course of an entire day. There are no dire moments of senseless violence or sudden acts of heinous hatred – this is a film meant to leave you with your own thoughts on the story.

The film is available Jan 26th on VOD and DVD. Listen now to our interview with Jay Dockendorf. 

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The Oscars! The Golden Globes! The Spirit Awards! The HO Awards?

That's right, it's OUR time! Every year we sit through awards ceremony after awards ceremony, honoring the same 8 movies or TV shows that are deemed 'worthy' of the attention. What don't you find? Dinosaurs. Star Wars. Stunts. Superheroes. Movie lines. We love independent films just as much as we love blockbusters, therefore the time is long overdue to reflect on the BEST in ALL cinema and television this past year, not just what the elite deem approved for consumption. Not only do we share our personal picks, we share our listener picks for the Top TV Shows and Films of 2015!

This is not classy enough for the Oscars. We are not drunk enough for the Golden Globes. And we aren't smart enough for the Spirits.

THIS is the 5th Annual HO Awards! 

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Want to follow along? Here are this year's categories, so grab a pen and let's see your picks in the comments!

TV

Awards (Includes cable, streaming, etc. Just has to be shows with a new season this past year):

  •       ‘The Breaking Bad’ - What show that no one is talking about do you think is the next MUST SEE show?
  •       ‘The Jim Parsons’ - Who was your favorite lead on TV? 
  •       ‘The Jack Bauer’ - Who was the biggest badass on TV? 
  •       ‘The Law and Order Special Needs Kids Award’ - What show, love it or not, needs to die? 
  •        TV's Three: Our Top 3 Television shows of 2015

 

Movies

  1. In Memoriam: What celebrity passing impacted you the most?
  2. Best / Worst Movie Theater Experiences?
  3. Franchises That Need To Die?

 

Awards (Includes VOD, as long as the film released in 2015)

  •       ‘I WANT MY TEN DOLLARS!’ - Worst movie
  •       ‘Play It Again, Sam’ - Best Line
  •       ‘Die Hard In A Plane, Train, or Automobile’ - Best use of a worn out movie cliché or plot
  •       ‘That’s So Fast & So Furious’ - The Best Physical Effect or Stunt
  •       ‘The Pixar’ - Best Use of CGI
  •       ‘The Jar Jar’ - Worst stunt or CGI
  •       ‘The Pratt’ - Who was your favorite lead last year?
  •       ‘The Cage. The Nic Cage’ - Which actor needs to hit the job fair?
  •       ‘The Han Solo’ - Best Badass
  •       The Coherence Award – Best Film Find of 2015
  •       The Best and Worst Trailer
  •        The Fantastic Five - What are our Top 5 films of 2015?

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2016 upcoming movie releases are the topic this week as we look at as many films as we can, big and small, for this new year. Batman v Superman, Captain America Civil War, Star Wars Rogue One, The Girl On The Train, Star Trek Beyond, The Jungle Book, Passengers, and many more! Grab a pen and paper, we're helping you plan an entire year of cinematic adventures during our 2016 Movie Release Extravaganza!

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For this special end of year episode, we offer our 5 most popular topics of 2015: Car chases, bad movie theater experiences, technology vs the man, our horror movie survival guide, and the best British films. This is the Best of The Hollywood Outsider 2015!

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens has finally arrived and the galaxy has exploded with excitement! Well over a decade has passed since we have been treated with a new Star Wars film, so of course we each have our own expectations for J.J. Abrams' new take on George Lucas' science-fiction opus. 

What did we love about the new film? Was there too much nostalgia? Do we like the new direction J.J. and company have taken, or were we expecting something else? May the force be with us as we discuss the film at length - including our thoughts on the new cast of characters Kylo Ren, Rey, Finn, and of course BB-8! It's all here in our special, dedicated episode to the most anticipated film of the year - Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens - A spoiler-heavy discussion of the new film, including all of the new and returning characters, plot lines, surprises, and even our thoughts on the crowds in attendance on opening night. A very fun and insightful episode for any Star Wars fan. 
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Our topic this week: What have we learned from movies and television this year?

As we close the books on 2015, what have we learned? Are franchises declining? Are special effect peaking? Will Miles Teller or Jai Courtney ever ‘happen’? All of this and more on this episode as we discuss this past year and the trends we loved and hated about it. Here endeth the lesson.

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Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 35:49) Movie and TV News: A G.I. Joe shared universe, Kiefer Sutherland returns to TV, with Netflix and Hulu do we even need cable anymore, and much more | Trailer discussion on Star Trek: Beyond, Independence Day: Resurgence, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2, X-Men Apocalypse, and The Legend of Tarzan
  • (35:50 – 1:14:50) From The Outside In Topic: What have   | Listener topic comments
  • (1:114:51 – 1:40:29) What’s This Movie? | Upcoming Attractions Concussion, Daddy’s Home, Joy, Point Break, and The Hateful Eight | VOD and Blu-Ray Releases | Recasting the Classics – Heat
  • (1:40:30 – 1:53:30) Emails | Closing | Outtakes
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Tis the season...for the 2nd Annual Christmas Special! Last year we gave our best at a Christmas special, and the response from those of you listening was a resounding 'DO IT AGAIN', so here we are to do it again! Aaron, Justin, Brian and Scott sit down for a tasty helping of nog, stoke the fire, and discuss Christmas films, specials, and even talk a little about their own personal Christmas traditions. A fun, sweet, and oddly deep episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this special Christmas-themed, super-sized episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • What constitutes a Christmas film?
  • What film starts off your Christmas season?
  • Let's craft our own perfect Christmas movie
  • What are your favorite films or TV specials we have to watch each year?
  • What is missing from Christmas these days?
  • A special poem performed live
  • Our personal traditions and stories from Christmases past
  • Listener suggested topics
  • Much, much more!
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Our topic this week: When is it time to admit our favorite films don’t hold up, and we are just blinded by nostalgia? SO many of our favorite films are having pinnacle anniversaries, but are they really as good as we remember them? Or are we all just wearing rose-colored glasses? We discuss this, as well as some of our favorites that both do and do not stand the test of time.

Stay after the normal episode as discuss The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 and the series as a whole, now that it has wrapped up.

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Our topic this week revolves around dead or tired film franchises. Creed is hitting theaters, and it takes the son of a major character, as well as Rocky himself, and reinvigorates a franchise. If we could reinvent one, using any secondary or unseen character we wanted, how would we do it?  

Stay after the normal episode as we take a moment to give our thanks.

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Aaron sits down with the director of the new horror-comedy, The Funhouse Massacre, Andy Palmer. They discuss the making of the film, practical vs. digital effects, hiring veterans like Jere Burns and Robert Englund, and much more. 

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This week we look at our most anticipated upcoming films from the holiday season. Yes, there is more coming out besides Star Wars and The Hateful Eight, so we discuss what other films we’re excited for. Also, with The Hunger Games coming to an end, we discuss why this series has been such a huge success and if they should continue the series in another form.

Stay after the normal episode for our Spectre reaction discussion.

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Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 35:27) Movie and TV News: Activision is taking Call of Duty to theaters, Bong Joon-Ho is working with Netflix, genre television fails with networks, and much more | Trailers for Warcraft and London Has Fallen
  • (35:28 – 1:13:21) From The Outside In Topic: The Hunger Games comes to an end | What movies are we most looking forward to this holiday season? | Listener topic comments
  • (1:13:22 – 1:28:41) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of Peanuts, Kilo Two Bravo, and Spectre | Box Office | Upcoming Attractions  | VOD and Blu-Ray Releases
  • (1:28:42 – 2:06:10) Emails | Closing | Spectre Reaction Discussion
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Aaron sits down with Kilo Two Bravo director, Paul Katis. They discuss the making of the film, the harrowing story behind it, and what it is like to craft a film based on such a tragically true story. 

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With Spectre hitting theaters, we decided to take a look at James Bond and other spy films. Why do we love these movies about government superheroes so much? Is it the charm? Is it the gadgets? The license to do whatever you want whenever you want? We discuss this, as well as determine who our favorite all-time spies are. So join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider

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We tackle our listener questions this week as we hit a trifecta of topics!

First up - What books do we still wish would desperately be turned into films? Every book you can imagine has been adapted, yet there are always a few we're still waiting on.

Next up - Comedy pairings. There are so many pairings in film and television, actors grouped together in order to make us laugh hysterically...in theory. So, who are the BEST comedy pairings? We tackle this enormous topic, and also offer our picks for the worst comedy teams.

Lastly - Origin stories. They're everywhere. Not only are they everywhere, they're happening for characters whose origins we already know full and well. What is the obsession with origin stories in Hollywood? Does every character need his motivations explained?

Of course we have news, reviews, and even more – So join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider!

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 22:45) Movie and TV News: The Raid falls apart, Indiana Jones and Ash vs Evil Dead get some positive news, and much more
  • (24:46 – 1:09:00) From The Outside In Topic: Listener Picks – Books to films, origins stories, and comedy teams | Listener topic comments
  • (1:09:01 – 1:36:15) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of Last Witch Hunter, Supergirl, Bone Tomahawk, and Paranormal Activity: Ghost Dimension | Box Office
  • (1:36:16 – 1:52:05) Upcoming attractions: Burnt, Our Brand is Crisis, and Scout’s Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse | VOD and Blu-Ray Releases
  • (1:52:06 – 1:59:48) Emails | Closing
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Our topic this week: The HO Guide To Surviving Horror Movies

We’re just as sick of characters doing stupid things in horror movies as you are, so we decided to compile a list of all of the Do’s and Don’t’s of horror flicks. For every DON’T do that we scream at the screen, we’re offering the correct solution of what to DO! It’s time movie characters learned the errors of their ways, and we’re here to teach them!

Of course we have news, reviews, and even more – So join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider!

 

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 21:23) Movie and TV News: The latest Star Wars trailer causes a ruckus, Netflix becomes the Make-A-Wish foundation for geeks everywhere, Paranormal Activity is ticking theater owners off, and much more
  • (21:24 – 52:35) From The Outside In Topic: Our HOrror Movie Survival Guide – The DO’s and Don’t’s of horror movies | Listener topic comments
  • (52:36 – 1:05:07) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of Crimson Peak and Bridge of Spies | Box Office
  • (1:05:08 – 1:31:08) Upcoming attractions: Jen and the Holograms, Last Witch Hunter, Paranormal Activity: Ghost Dimension, and Rock the Kasbah | VOD and Blu-Ray Releases | Scott’s Connections
  • (1:31:09 – 1:42:58) Emails | Closing
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Listen as we interview actor Kevin Sizemore about his new film, Woodlawn, life as an actor, faith based films, and much more. A very insightful interview with a talented and generous actor. 

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Our topic this week: Back to the Future and Movies – 30 Years Later.

October symbolizes the ‘future’ in Marty McFly’s timeline (specifically October 21st), so we decided to reflect back on that classic film, why the Back to the Future series has endured for so long, and even reminisce on where we thought we would all be in 2015.

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Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 23:34) Movie and TV News: The Kingsman and Mad Max sequel news, Expendables 4 is a go, Marvel and Fox announced a partnership, and much more | Hail, Caesar! Trailer
  • (23:35 – 1:03:48) From The Outside In Topic: Back to the Future and Movies – 30 Years Later | Listener topic comments
  • (1:03:49 – 1:14:28) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of The Final Girls | Box Office
  • (1:14:29 – 1:36:48) Upcoming attractions: Bridge of Spies, Crimson Peak, Goosebumps, and Woodlawn | VOD and Blu-Ray Releases | TV Premieres
  • (1:36:49 – 1:36:50) Emails | Closing | Outtakes
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Our topic this week: Ghost Movies – Why do we love them? Supernatural films are everywhere, and people just love them. From Paranormal Activity, to The Ring, to The Conjuring, to Poltergeist – Audiences love movies centered around ghosts…but why?

We discuss the obsession with ghostly films and why we continue to pay to see the same stories over and over. We also discuss do we actually believe in the supernatural ghouls, or do we think it is all make believe?

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Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 24:10) Movie and TV News: A-Team, MacGyver and Lethal Weapon get TV shows, Terminator gets readjusted, Lionsgate wants a Cabin in the Woods sequel, and much more
  • (24:11 – 1:03:13) From The Outside In Topic: Why do we love ghost movies? | Listener topic comments
  • (1:03:14 – 1:23:40) What’s This Movie? | Reviews of The Martian, Sicario, Blood, Sweat and Beer, and A Christmas Horror Story | Box Office
  • (1:23:41 – 1:47:10) Upcoming attractions: Pan, The Walk, 99 Homes | VOD and Blu-Ray Releases | TV Premieres
  • (1:47:11 – 1:59:25) Emails | Closing
  • (1:59:26 – 2:07:52) Neil deGrasse Tyson Interview
  • (2:07:53 – 2:19:16) Fear the Walking Dead Season Discussion
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For this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie Podcast, we discuss two completely different listener topics:

First up – What are some of our favorite badly translated movie titles? When American films travel abroad, they are often retitled, and sometimes those titles are just a wee bit different than you would think. We discuss some of the most hysterical that we’ve found.

Next up is digital vs. physical media. Many people feel very strongly about this topic, one way or the other. There are those who prefer to build a Blu-ray or DVD collection of enormous proportions, while there are others who prefer to have everything via iTunes or Flixster. We discuss the pros and cons of this debate, as well as some of our listener’s thoughts.

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider!

 

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 31:06) Movie and TV News: Pacific Rim 2 looks to have drowned, Fast and Furious and Men in Black get new trilogies, Matt Damon won’t shut up, Death Note gets an unusual star, and much more | What’s This Movie
  • (31:07 – 1:10:54) From The Outside In Topic: We have two listener suggested topics this week: What are the best badly translated movie titles, AND we discuss the never-ending debate on physical vs. digital media | Listener topic comments
  • (1:10:55 – 1:37:59) Reviews of Everest, The Hive, The Green Inferno, and Gravy | Box Office | Upcoming attractions: The Martian and Sicario
  • (1:38:00 – 1:53:26) Emails | Closing | Outtakes
  • Email us your thoughts on the episode, answer our ‘What’s This Movie?’, or suggest a topic to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com or leave us a message at 818-814-6246.
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The Walking Dead Season 6 is about to begin, so now it is time for our annual recap of our favorite events and moments from this past season. From Terminus, to the Church, to the Hospital, and all the way to Alexandria: This special episode of The Hollywood Outsider Podcast has it covered!

Listen now as Brian leads Aaron and Scott down those lonely Georgia roads to potential salvation. 

Here is a list of what we also discuss on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Rick's evolution as a character
  • Carol's terminator tendencies and baking skills
  • Porch D**k
  • Which characters deserve to lead this season
  • Which characters need to go
  • The tragedies, the deaths, and all bumps along the way

*Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

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John Depew is unlike many filmmakers, as he was already an accomplished businessman when he decided to finally follow his dream and become an actor. After years of successful and award-winning work – including 2 EMACT awards for his theater work – John decided to go all-in and open his own production company, Wild Beagle Productions, as well he began directing his own films.

With Lazarus Rising, John Depew throws his talents behind an action-thriller revolving around a team of assassins. Listen as Aaron sits down with John for an exclusive interview to discuss Lazarus Rising, what it takes to make an independent film, how he manages to round up quality actors on a smaller budget, and much more.

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Our topic for this week: What are our worst movie theater experiences? Loud kids? Inappropriate language? Streakers? We take the topic head on as we reflect back on what has disrupted our movie-going experiences the most, as well as some of our listener's thoughts.

We also discuss this weekend's releases, review Black Mass and Maze Runner: Scorch Trials, the latest movie and TV news, and we end this show with our exclusive interview with Count Dracula. Yes, you read that right.

Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

 

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 40:35) Movie and TV News: Hart to Hart goes gay, new TV series based on Taken, Jack Ryan, The Mist, and much more | Trailers for The Jungle Book and The Big Short | Recasting Seven
  • (40:36 – 1:10:49) From The Outside In Topic: What are our worst movie theater experiences? | Listener topic comments
  • (1:10:50 – 1:20:43) What’s This Movie? | Box Office | Reviews of Black Mass and The Maze Runner: Scorch Trials
  • (1:20:44 – 1:39:59) Upcoming attractions: The Green Inferno, The Intern, Hotel Transylvania 2 | Interview with Dracula himself
  • (1:40:00 – 1:50:56) Emails | Closing | Outtakes
  • Email us your thoughts on the episode, answer our ‘What’s This Movie?’, or suggest a topic to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com or leave us a message at 818-814-6246.
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Universal's "The Mummy" is a property that has been around for decades. Long before Brendan Fraser and Rachel Weisz awoke him, Boris Karloff played the slow walking stalker with a love grudge. Now the time has come to remake this classic movie monster yet again, but how in the world should it be done? 

Join us for this episode as we take The Mummy head-on! Do we continue the rollicking adventure that was the 1999 Mummy, or do go more horror, like the classic 1932 version? Join Aaron, Brian, and Amanda as they piece together their perfect version of a modern day Mummy movie. Be sure to stay through to the end, when we deliver our movie to YOU in movie trailer form, it's a great one. 

Listen to our latest episode and find out where we took "The Mummy", because we’re about to Remake This Movie RIGHT!

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Aaron - The Hollywood Outsider | The Blacklist Exposed
Brian Williams - The Hollywood Outsider
Wayne Henderson - Media Voice-Overs | Voice-Over Journey Podcast | Packers Fan Podcast | Under the Dome Radio
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Our topic for this week: Fall Television – What are we most looking forward to? With summer films firmly in the rear view mirror, it is time to look at the upcoming TV series season where most networks finally debut their expected hits. New shows, returning favorites, and even which show we would most like to see canceled – Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 25:51) Movie and TV News: Ronda Rousey gets her own Road HouseJeepers Creepers returns, King Kong vs. Godzilla, and much more | Trailer for Krampus
  • (25:52 – 38:01) Upcoming releases Captive, Black Mass, Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials | Box Office
  • (38:02 – 49:50) What’s This Movie? | Spoiler-Free Review of The Visit
  • (49:51 – 1:52:52) From The Outside In Topic: Fall TV – Most anticipated new and returning show, most wished to be canceled.
  • (1:52:53 – 1:59:44) Emails | Closing | Outtakes
  • Email us your thoughts on the episode, answer our ‘What’s This Movie?’, or suggest a topic to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com or leave us a message at 818-814-6246.
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The time has come! Our 4th Annual Summer Movie HO Awards have arrived! Where did the summer end up for us overall, as well as versus last year? What was lacking? What did we learn? After we ponder these topics, it’s time for the awards!

Now, you know we cannot do our awards like everyone else, that’s just not how we do things. So get ready for what REALLY mattered this summer: Most memorable scene, best action scene, best thrill, The Darwin Award for most idiotic character, biggest badass, best movie line, and much more. All of those categories are then capped off by our picks for Most Disappointing, Worst, and (finally) our Top 3 movies of the summer. We conclude the awards by listing our compiled listener picks for the top 3 films of the summer.

This is one of our favorite episodes to record of the year, and this time is no different. (Be sure to read Aaron’s article on the Top 7 things he learned this summer) After the fun, be sure to stay after the credits to hear our team’s sentimental goodbye to horror legend, Wes Craven.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

 

  • (0:00 – 17:32) Our overall thoughts on the movies of Sumer 2015 | Versus last year, what was lacking, what did we learn? | Top 10 Box Office
  • (17:33 – 1:31:43) The 2015 Summer Movie HO Awards
  • (1:31:44 – 1:46:29) Goodbye, Wes Craven
  • Email us your thoughts on the episode, answer our ‘What’s This Movie?’, or suggest a topic to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com or leave us a message at 818-814-6246.
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Our topic for this week: Zorro is getting a reboot, but instead of the old west, it will be set in post-apocalyptic times. Taking that concept and expanding it, which characters would we like to see rebooted in a different time and/or setting, and how would we do it? Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

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This is it! An episode four years in the making - Episode 200 of The Hollywood Outsider Movie & TV Podcast! Aaron, Brian, Justin and Scott all gather for a fun trip down memory lane as we discuss listener questions, voice mails, and much more on this special (and extended) episode of The HO!

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • How movie-going has changed and our favorite experiences
  • Movies we've changed our minds about over the years, both good and bad
  • Which film or TV characters would we be?
  • Who is the easiest to get along with on the show, and who is the biggest pain in the ass?
  • What goes into make a podcast successful?
  • A collection of each host's best outtakes and bits
  • Listener emails, voice mails, and much more!
  • Email us your thoughts on the episode, answer our ‘What’s This Movie?’, or suggest a topic to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com or leave us a message at 818-814-6246.
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Aaron interviews Sinister 2 director Ciaran Foy on shooting those kill films, the test screening process, why they chose this story direction for the sequel, and what does horror mean to him. 

A very intriguing interview with a director on the rise. If you're a fan of Sinister, horror, or simply the directing process - This is an interview for you. 

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Our topic for this week: Villains with sympathetic motives. When is a villain, not really a villain? Perhaps he was forced into this life of crime against his will, or in the course of pursuing a noble endeavor? We discuss this topic as well who are favorite relatable villains are. Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

Other Great HO Episodes
Ep 198 | TV Shows Canceled Too Soon | Mission Impossible 5
Wargames | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
Ep 197 | What Are The Best British Films?
Ep 196 | Movie and TV Technology | Marvel's Ant-Man
Jumanji | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
Ep 195 | Political Correctness In Entertainment
Gremlins | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
Ep 193 | The Inside Out of Directing
Weird Science | Remake This Movie RIGHT!

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Listen to our engaging interview with Saw director Darren Lynn Bousman on getting his start in filmmaking, his work on the Saw franchise, turning failures around in Hollywood, and his latest attempt to reinvigorate movie-going with Alleluia! The Devil's Carnival. An intriguing and in-depth interview with a talented artist.

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Our topic for this week: Television shows that were canceled too soon. Which of the numerous TV shows that left us are the ones that still haunting us long after we should have moved on? We discuss that, as well as which TV shows that are still on the air, SHOULD be canceled. 

Stick around as after our normal episode, we are going to discuss Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation in detail, especially Tom Cruise and his gorgeous mane of hair. A very fun and entertaining episode of The HO! Listen now and be sure to email your thoughts through the contact link below.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 29:11) Movie and TV News: Shaft refuses to shut our mouths as we clamor for yet another remake of the suave detective, Ronda Rousey is pulling an Eminem and portraying herself on the big screen, Game of Thrones will be on HBO forever, and much more
  • (29:12 – 46:30) Upcoming releases Fantastic Four, The Gift and Ricki and the Flash | Box Office
  • (46:31 – 56:40) What’s This Movie? | Spoiler-Free Reviews of Vacation and Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation
  • (56:41 – 1:39:04) From the Outside In Topic: TV Shows Canceled Too Soon | Emails
  • (1:39:05 – 2:07:18) Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation Reaction Cast
  • We are closing in on our 200th Episode! Want to be included? Email us your thoughts or favorite memories of the show to 200@TheHollywoodOutsider.com OR leave a message for our hosts at 818-814-6246
  • Sign up for our Fantasy Movie League! FantasyMovieLeague.com, look for 'The Hollywood Outsider' and use the password 'buypopcorn'. A new game every week throughout summer!
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Other Great HO Episodes
Wargames | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
Ep 197 | What Are The Best British Films?
Ep 196 | Movie and TV Technology | Marvel's Ant-Man
Jumanji | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
Ep 195 | Political Correctness In Entertainment
Gremlins | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
Ep 193 | The Inside Out of Directing
Weird Science | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
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Our topic for this week: What are the best British movies? That’s right – we’re discussing the Brits and their contributions to film this week, as one of our listeners requested we nail down what, exactly, are the cream of the crop. Join in on our conversation and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 34:12) Movie and TV News: Jurassic World 2, The Rock is making a Baywatch movie, studios are going after MovieTube for piracy, Bryan Singer teases a Fantastic Four / X-Men crossover, and much more | Trailers for Mississippi Grind and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2
  • (34:13 – 49:45) Upcoming releases Vacation and Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation | Box Office
  • (49:46 – 1:14:20) What’s This Movie? | Spoiler-Free Reviews of Mr. Holmes, Pixels, and Southpaw | Scott’s DVDs | The HO Off
  • (1:14:21 – 1:44:38) From the Outside In Topic: What are the best British films?
  • (1:44:39 – 1:56:25) Emails | Closing | Outtakes
  • We are closing in on our 200th Episode! Want to be included? Email us your thoughts or favorite memories of the show to 200@TheHollywoodOutsider.com OR leave a message for our hosts at 818-814-6246
  • Sign up for our Fantasy Movie League! FantasyMovieLeague.com, look for 'The Hollywood Outsider' and use the password 'buypopcorn'. A new game every week throughout summer!
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Other Great HO Episodes
Ep 196 | Movie and TV Technology | Marvel's Ant-Man
Jumanji | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
Ep 195 | Political Correctness In Entertainment
Gremlins | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
Ep 193 | The Inside Out of Directing
Weird Science | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
Ep 192 | Movie Dads and Jurassic World Reaction Cast
Ep 191 | Movie Trailer Lies!
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Our topic for this week: What film or television technology, that you never believed a possibility, has become a reality? Also, what technologies did you believe would become a reality only to still have us waiting? An interesting discussion on a listener suggested topic.

After our normal show, listen as we discuss Marvel’s Ant-Man and Phase 2 in detail. What did we really think? Where is Phase 3 going? Are we all still on board? Join in on our discussion and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 22:16) Movie and TV News: Wreck-It Ralph gets a sequel, Xena returns, and more | The Revenant trailer
  • (22:17 – 38:35) Upcoming releases Paper Towns, Pixels, Southpaw | Box Office
  • (38:36 – 49:34) What’s This Movie? | Spoiler-Free Reviews of Ant-Man and Trainwreck
  • (49:35 – 1:17:00) From the Outside In Topic: Movie and TV Technology Brought To Life | Emails | Closing
  • (1:17:01 – 1:53:40) Marvel’s Ant-Man and Phase 2 Reaction Cast
  • We are closing in on our 200th Episode! Want to be included? Email us your thoughts or favorite memories of the show to 200@TheHollywoodOutsider.com OR leave a message for our hosts at 818-814-6246
  • Sign up for our Fantasy Movie League! FantasyMovieLeague.com, look for 'The Hollywood Outsider' and use the password 'buypopcorn'. A new game every week throughout summer!
  • Email us your thoughts on the episode, answer our ‘What’s This Movie?’, or suggest a topic to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com
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Our topic for this week: Good movies with bad casts, and bad movies with good casts. Does the cast make the movie? Does the movie make the cast? An interesting discussion on a listener suggested topic.

We also look at some of the reveals and excitement from this year’s San Diego Comic-Con – The largest convention for popular entertainment in the world. Star Wars, Evil Dead, Batman v Superman, pilot screenings (Supergirl, Lucifer, Minority Report among others)…and so much more!

Join in on our discussion and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 25:50) Upcoming Releases: Ant-Man and Trainwreck | Reviews: Minions, The Gallows, and Slow West
  • (25:51 – 1:09:27) From the Outside In Topic: Good movies with bad casts, and bad movies with good casts

Comic-Con discussion:

  • (1:09:28 – 1:24:31) Scott’s Panel – Shannara Chronicles, Warcraft, Supergirl pilot
  • (1:24:32 – 1:42:56) Brian’s Panel – Batman v Superman, Green Lantern Corps, Walking Dead, Into the Badlands, Heroes Reborn, Containment
  • (1:42:57 – 1:56:50) Justin’s Panel – Star Wars, Suicide Squad, Blindspot
  • (1:56:51 – 2:09:28) Aaron’s Panel – The Hateful Eight, Ash vs Evil Dead, Deadpool, Joss Whedon, Lucifer pilot, Minority Report / Damien sneak
  • (2:09:29 – 2:22:11) Closing thoughts | Who ‘won’ Comic-Con 2015?
  • We are closing in on our 200th Episode! Want to be included? Email us your thoughts or favorite memories of the show to 200@TheHollywoodOutsider.com OR leave a message for our hosts at 818-814-6246
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Our topic for this week: Is Political Correctness ruining entertainment?

We tackle a topic on many minds these days: Is PC-minded thinking affecting entertainment? Are we as a society getting too offended? Join in on our discussion and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

After our normal show, Kevin Bachelder joins us for a reaction cast on the latest trip to Skynet, Terminator Genisys!

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • (0:00 – 23:14) Movie and TV News: Spider-Man has its cast, Dustin Hoffman has bold words on the film industry, Hello Kitty and Monopoly are heading to the big screen, and more
  • (23:15 – 37:26) Upcoming releases The Gallows, Minions, and Self/Less | Box Office
  • (37:27 – 48:57) What’s This Movie? | Spoiler-Free Reviews of Magic Mike XXL and Terminator Genisys | Scott’s DVDs
  • (48:58 – 1:17:53) From the Outside In Topic: Is Political Correctness ruining entertainment? | Emails | Closing
  • (1:17:54 – 1:56:26) Terminator Genisys Reaction Cast
  • Thanks to Kevin Bachelder for joining us. Be sure to follow his work on TuningIntoSciFiTV.com or Arrow Squad
  • We are closing in on our 200th Episode! Want to be included? Email us your thoughts or favorite memories of the show to 200@TheHollywoodOutsider.com OR leave a message for our hosts at 818-814-6246
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Other Great HO Episodes
Gremlins | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
Ep 193 | The Inside Out of Directing
Weird Science | Remake This Movie RIGHT!
Ep 192 | Movie Dads and Jurassic World Reaction Cast
Ep 191 | Movie Trailer Lies!
Ep 190 | Procedural vs Serialized Television
Tomorrowland Reaction Cast
Ep 189 | Living In A Fantasy Movie World
Mad Max: Fury Road Reaction Cast
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"Remake This Movie RIGHT!" is a bi-weekly podcast where we take a classic film that is actively being remade by Hollywood studio execs, and craft our own version of how a modern retelling should go. Does the story need updating? Should characters or motives be tweaked? Do we need more muppets? We take all factors into account, concoct our film, and then offer a Final Pitch to you in movie trailer form. By the end of each episode, we will Remake This Movie RIGHT!

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Our topic for this week is Directors. Specifically, who are the most overrated and underrated directors working today? Those that are appreciated, why do we appreciate them? Is it framing? Style? Those that are overrated, why don’t they work for us? Join in on our discussion and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

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Other Great HO Episodes
Ep 192 | Movie Dads and Jurassic World Reaction Cast
Ep 191 | Movie Trailer Lies!
Ep 190 | Procedural vs Serialized Television
Tomorrowland Reaction Cast
Ep 189 | Living In A Fantasy Movie World
Mad Max: Fury Road Reaction Cast
Ep 188 | The Movie Marketing Machine
Ep 187 | TV Moms and Avengers: Age of Ultron
Ep 186 | 2015 Summer Movie Preview
Kevin Pollak | Director of Misery Loves Comedy
Ep 185 | These Movies Are Not Art
Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Ep_193_The_Inside_Out_of_Directing.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 8:52pm PDT
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What makes a great movie dad?

Movie Dads is our topic this week, as we dive into what makes a great movie dad? Is a great dad a protector, a nurturer, or all of the above? We discuss this, as well as our picks for most and least favorite movie dads.

Then be sure to stick around as we jump into Colin Trevorrow’s attempt to rejuvenate the Jurassic Park franchise with Jurassic World. Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard star as two park staff fighting to fend off an attack on Isla Nublar by the newly modified Indominus Rex. Does the movie work? Were we happy to return to the island? Where does the film sit in relation to the other Jurassic Park films? Join in on our discussion and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

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Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 9:41pm PDT
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 Why do movie trailers lie to us?

We recently discussed marketing in today’s films. As that was a very wide-ranging conversation, one of our listeners – John - asked us to elaborate on movie trailers themselves. Specifically, those trailers that painted an awful film as brilliance or made a great film look like hot, sticky garbage. As we discuss movie trailers and the lies they tell, we also focus on those trailers that duped us personally. Join in on the discussion and listen to the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

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Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 9:07pm PDT
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What is better storytelling in telvision: Procedurals or Serialized?

Television has continued to evolve, as we as a culture have. Where we once sat together every night as a complete family unit, only watching whatever safe TV show was on one of our 3 channels, we now have THOUSANDS of options every night on hundreds of network, cable, and streaming channels. As television has evolved, so has how it is told. One of our listeners, Rex, recently asked us to discuss the differences between procedural and serialized television. Specifically, what are the positives and negatives to both? As we dive into it, we also discuss our favorites in both and what makes them so exceptional in this regard. Join in on the discussion and listen to this very topic on the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Also discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Our topic this week: Procedural vs Serialized Television
  • Upcoming releases including Entourage, Insidious Chapter 3, and Spy
  • Spoiler-free reviews of Spy and San Andreas
  • The latest in Movie and TV News including: The League of Extraordinary Gentleman and CHiPS are getting reboots, Tron 3 is dead, Jonny Quest is coming to the big screen, Full House is not quite full enough, and much more
  • Be sure to listen to our recent special episodes: Tomorrowland Reaction Cast and Mad Max: Fury Road Reaction Cast
  • Want to be included in the upcoming 200th Episode? Email us your favorite memories of the show to 200@TheHollywoodOutsider.com OR leave a message for our hosts at 818-814-6246
  • Remember to sign up for our Fantasy Movie League! FantasyMovieLeague.com, look for 'The Hollywood Outsider' and use the password 'buypopcorn'
  • Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group
Time Segment
0 Opening | Movie and TV News
22:53 Brian's Trailer Park
31:55 Justin's Upcoming Attractions
45:14 What's This Movie | Reviews | Scott's DVDs
1:10:26 From The Outside In Topic
1:42:29 Emails | Outtakes

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Other Great HO Episodes
Tomorrowland Reaction Cast
Ep 189 | Living In A Fantasy Movie World
Mad Max: Fury Road Reaction Cast
Ep 188 | The Movie Marketing Machine
Ep 187 | TV Moms and Avengers: Age of Ultron
Ep 186 | 2015 Summer Movie Preview
Kevin Pollak | Director of Misery Loves Comedy
Ep 185 | These Movies Are Not Art
Ep 184 | Lost Souls and Furious 7
Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin | Producers of Mythica
The Walking Dead Seaon 5 Spoilercast
Ep 183 | The Most Important TV Show Ever
Inside SXSW 2015

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“Tomorrowland” follows Casey (Britt Robertson), a teen prodigy with a NASA engineer dad and an abundance of curiosity. After a random encounter with a mysterious pin that seems to transport her to a magical world, Casey sets off to find a former boy-genius inventor Frank (George Clooney), who could possibly help her solve this elusive enigma. They set off on a journey of dire circumstances, yet also one of hope.

For this special episode of The Hollywood Outsider, Aaron is joined by Troy Heinritz (The Blacklist ExposedUnder the Dome Radio) to discuss the film in detail. From their initial, spoiler-free, thoughts to their more detailed reactions to director Brad Bird's bold new world.

Will families enjoy this? Did the minimal exposure to the actual film through marketing ultimately help or hurt the film? What did we think of Robertson, Clooney, and Hugh Laurie? Does the world electrify us in the way that Walt Disney and his films have so often managed to pull off? Most importantly - What are the critics missing on this one?

All this, and much more, is discussed on this special episode. Tomorrowland is an explosion of imagination that reminds us of early Spielberg. Whether you enjoyed the film, disliked it, or maybe even are still debating seeing it - this discussion is for you!

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This is a film we enjoyed quite a bit, and therefore want to share our experiences with you. Feel differently? Let us know by emailing us at feedback@TheHollywoodOutsider.com

Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Tomorrowland.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 5:02am PDT

What movie fantasy world do you want to live in?

Tomorrowland revolves a young girl who stumbles into a futuristic world. From Oz until now, we’ve always dreamed of living in a different world. A better world, with better people, better air, better room service – whatever the reason, people love this element of film and television. What makes a strong fantasy world vs. one we would never want to set foot on? What are our personal favorite worlds? Join in on the discussion and listen to this very topic on the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Also discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

Time Segment
0 Opening | Movie and TV News
35:15 Justin's Upcoming Attractions
54:57 What's This Movie | Reviews | Scott's DVDs
1:20:25 From The Outside In Topic
1:42:45 Emails | Outtakes

Listen and Subscribe for FREE to a new episode every Thursday of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast at:

  

Other Great HO Episodes
Mad Max: Fury Road Reaction Cast
Ep 188 | The Movie Marketing Machine
Ep 187 | TV Moms and Avengers: Age of Ultron
Ep 186 | 2015 Summer Movie Preview
Kevin Pollak | Director of Misery Loves Comedy
Ep 185 | These Movies Are Not Art
Ep 184 | Lost Souls and Furious 7
Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin | Producers of Mythica
The Walking Dead Seaon 5 Spoilercast
Ep 183 | The Most Important TV Show Ever
Inside SXSW 2015
Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Ep_189_Living_In_A_Movie_Fantasy_World.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 8:48pm PDT

Mad Max: Fury Road is director George Miller's return to the world he created in 1979 when Mel Gibson first burst onto the scene. This time, Tom Hardy steps into Max's boots in a tale of an estranged cult follower (Charlize Theron) attempting to break the concubines of Immortan Joe (Hugh Keyes-Byrne) free. What follows is the very definition of a non-stop action opus! 

For this special episode of The Hollywood Outsider Podcast, Aaron and Scott discuss their reactions to what many are calling the masterpiece of the summer. Does it live up to the hype? Are people once again blind to the truth? Or could this be the bombastic thrill we've been waiting for? Take a listen and find out!

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Other Great HO Episodes
Ep 187 | TV Moms and Avengers: Age of Ultron
Ep 186 | 2015 Summer Movie Preview
Kevin Pollak | Director of Misery Loves Comedy
Ep 185 | These Movies Are Not Art
Ep 184 | Lost Souls and Furious 7
Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin | Producers of Mythica
The Walking Dead Seaon 5 Spoilercast
Ep 183 | The Most Important TV Show Ever
Inside SXSW 2015

Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Mad_Max_Fury_Road.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 9:09pm PDT

Movie marketing has changed exponentially over the last decade or two. Where a good film trailer used to just give you an idea of what a movie is about, now you can often time have an entire movie spoiled for you by the studios themselves before you even buy a ticket! Is this a good practice, or just a necessary one? Join in on the discussion and listen to this very topic on the latest episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Also discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Our topic this week: Movie marketing today and the films that surprised us.
  • Upcoming releases including Mad Max Fury Road and Pitch Perfect 2
  • Spoiler-free reviews of Maggie, Hot Pursuit, and Wayward Pines
  • The latest in Movie and TV News including: Captain America Civil War gets even bigger, The Howling gets a remake, the ladies take their shot at a sex comedy, many TV shows have been canceled, and much more
  • The new redband trailer for Vacation
  • *Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group
Time Segment
0 Opening | Movie and TV News
32:01 Brian's Trailer Park | Upcoming Attractions
47:30 What's This Movie | Reviews | Scott's DVDs
1:05:37 From The Outside In Topic
1:51:43 Emails | Outtakes

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Other Great HO Episodes
Ep 187 | TV Moms and Avengers: Age of Ultron
Ep 186 | 2015 Summer Movie Preview
Kevin Pollak | Director of Misery Loves Comedy
Ep 185 | These Movies Are Not Art
Ep 184 | Lost Souls and Furious 7
Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin | Producers of Mythica
The Walking Dead Seaon 5 Spoilercast
Ep 183 | The Most Important TV Show Ever
Inside SXSW 2015

Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Ep_188_The_Movie_Marketing_Machine.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 9:20pm PDT

With Mother's Day approaching, what better time to look back at some of television's most prominent moms. From Mrs. Cleaver to the modern day, we discuss the best and the worst in what TV nurturing has to offer. 

Also this week, The Avengers 2: Age of Ultron has destroyed theaters nationwide. Therefore, it is now time to dissect what works and what doesn't work in Joss Whedon's latest foray into avenging. Did we buy the love story? Did Hawkeye need more story? How was Ultron as the villain? All this and more during our spoilercast at the end of the show. 

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Our topic this week: TV Moms
  • Upcoming releases including Hot Pursuit and Maggie
  • Spoiler-free reviews of The Avengers: Age of Ultron
  • The latest in Movie and TV News including:  Josh Trank goes the way of the Jedi, Will Poulter as Pennywise, Death Note lands a director, horror remakes we're looking forward to, and much more
  • Stay tuned through to the end for our Avengers 2: Age of Ultron Spoilercast
  • *Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group
Time Segment
0 Opening | Movie and TV News
29:08 Justin's Upcoming Attractions
40:31 What's This Movie | Reviews | Scott's DVDs
49:53 From The Outside In Topic
1:21:00 The Avengers 2: Age of Ultron Spoilercast

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Other Great HO Episodes
Ep 186 | 2015 Summer Movie Preview
Kevin Pollak | Director of Misery Loves Comedy
Ep 185 | These Movies Are Not Art
Ep 184 | Lost Souls and Furious 7
Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin | Producers of Mythica
The Walking Dead Seaon 5 Spoilercast
Ep 183 | The Most Important TV Show Ever
Inside SXSW 2015
Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Ep_187_TV_Moms_and_Avengers_Age_of_Ultron.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 8:58pm PDT

Time for our annual look at the films coming out Summer 2015! From May 1st - Aug 31st, we're looking at them all! Not just Avengers 2 and Mad Max, but also films like Mr. Holmes and The Gift. Sequels to Terminator, Jurassic Park, Insidious, Pitch Perfect, Ted, and Mission Impossible. New properties like Ant-Man, Inside Out, San Andreas, and much more. Listen to our latest episode as we try to hit them all!

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Summer 2015 Releases (full dates and titles are listed below)
  • Our most and least anticipated of this year's crop of films
  • Summer movie expectations
  • 2015 vs 2014: Improvement or a slide back?
  • Listener choices for the Top 3 most anticipated releases this summer
  • Our review of The Age of Adaline
  • *Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

2015 Summer Movie Release Dates

*Click on the month for more information via IMDB

Release Date Titles
5/1 Avengers: Age of Ultron
5/8 Hot Pursuit
5/15 Mad Max: Fury Road, Pitch Perfect 2
5/22 Poltergeist, Tomorrowland
5/29 Aloha, San Andreas
6/5 Entourage (6/3), Spy, Insidious Chapter 3
6/12 Jurassic World, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
6/19 Inside Out, Dope
6/26 Max, The Outskirts, Ted 2, Batkid Begins
7/1 Terminator Genisys, Magic Mike XXL
7/10 Minions, The Gallows, Self/Less
7/17 Ant-Man, Trainwreck, Mr Holmes
7/24 Paper Towns, Pixels, Southpaw
7/31 The Gift, Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, Vacation
8/7 Fantastic Four, Masterminds, Ricki and the Flash
8/14 The Man from U.N.C.L.E., Straight Outta Compton, Underdogs
8/21 Criminal, Me Before You, Sinister 2
8/28 Regression, Hitman: Agent 47

Listen and Subscribe for FREE to a new episode every Tuesday of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast at:

  

Other Great HO Episodes
Kevin Pollak | Director of Misery Loves Comedy
Ep 185 | These Movies Are Not Art
Ep 184 | Lost Souls and Furious 7
Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin | Producers of Mythica
The Walking Dead Seaon 5 Spoilercast
Ep 183 | The Most Important TV Show Ever
Inside SXSW 2015
Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Ep_186_2015_Summer_Movie_Preview.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 8:49pm PDT

Scott and Aaron introduce our Live episode of The Hollywood Outsider, which we recently conducted at the New Media Expo in Las Vegas, NV. Joined by Aaron's The Blacklist Exposed co-host, Troy Heinritz, they discuss TV mythologies, summer blockbusters and much more. Also this episode, Scott and Aaron review Misery Loves Comedy and Adult Beginners, as well as discuss their thoughts on the new Batman v Superman and Star Wars trailers.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Television mythologies
  • Summer Blockbusters
  • Spoiler-free reviews of Misery Loves Comedy, Ex Machina, and Adult Beginners
  • Trailers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
  • *Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

Listen and Subscribe for FREE to a new episode every Thursday of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast at:

  

Other Great HO Episodes
Kevin Pollak | Director of Misery Loves Comedy
Ep 185 | These Movies Are Not Art
Ep 184 | Lost Souls and Furious 7
Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin | Producers of Mythica
The Walking Dead Seaon 5 Spoilercast
Ep 183 | The Most Important TV Show Ever
Inside SXSW 2015
Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Live_From_New_Media_Expo.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 8:38pm PDT

For this special interview, Aaron sat down to talk to the director of the new documentary, “Misery Loves Comedy“, Kevin Pollak. Yes, THAT Kevin Pollak. You know the famous actor and comedian from classics such as “A Few Good Men” and “The Usual Suspects”, as well as his numerous other film and television credits, or possibly you know him from his own “Chat Show”, where Kevin speaks with other famous, creative talents.

For our conversation, Kevin is here to discuss his new film, “Misery Loves Comedy”. What is his “Misery” about? Here is the official synopsis:

Jimmy Fallon, Tom Hanks, Amy Schumer, Jim Gaffigan, Judd Apatow, Lisa Kudrow, Larry David, and Jon Favreau are among over 60 famous funny people featured in this hilarious twist on the age-old truth: misery loves company. In-depth, candid interviews with some of the most revered comedy greats who each share their unique path and a life devoted to making strangers laugh.

With arresting anecdotes and insights from the comedy underbelly that reveal a performer’s deep desire to connect with audiences, Kevin Pollak’s MISERY LOVES COMEDY is the definitive master class on the art of humor that details a comedian’s rare ability to help us understand life as only they can.

That is the official description. What we will tell you is that this is the closest we have ever been to truly understanding what makes a comic, a comic. Why would anyone want to spend every day of their lives trying to make someone else laugh? Were they always a comedian, or were they simply masking their pain? Finally, does a person have to be miserable, to be truly funny? This film answers all of those questions.

Kevin and Aaron discuss “Misery Loves Comedy” in detail. From why Kevin wanted to make a film on such a personal topic, to some of the creative directions he chose for the film, and even how he managed to snag every high-profile comedian for the film! The film itself is a wonderfully insightful exploration into the psyche of a comedian. Of many comedians, in fact.weI highly recommend checking the film out, which is available now on iTunes and On Demand, and is releasing to theaters beginning April 24th.

A charming guy and a brilliant talent, it was a pleasure to talk to Kevin about “Misery Loves Comedy”, and we hope you guys enjoy the interview as much as we did.

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Direct download: Interview_with_Kevin_Pollak_Director_Misery_Loves_Comedy.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 5:35pm PDT

Sometimes a film is more than a film. Other times a movie is simply something meant to cause you and your friends to laugh and scream. And then there are those films that make no sense, that somehow think they are smarter than everyone else, and some yahoo slaps the tag of 'Art' on them. We discuss these 'art' films this week, those movies people consistently remind you that you, in fact, 'do not get it'.

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Our topic this week: Movies that are so confounding they are labeled as 'Art'
  • Upcoming releases including Child 44, Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2, Unfriended, and Monkey Kingdom
  • Spoiler-free reviews of Unfriended and Daredevil
  • The latest in Movie and TV News including:  Need for Speed gets a sequel, The Haunted Mansion gets a reboot, Rocky Horror Picture Show gets a new coat of lipstick, and much more
  • *Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

Time Segment
0 Opening | Movie and TV News
27:04 Brian's Trailer Park
31:32 Justin's Upcoming Attractions
47:30 What's This Movie | Reviews | Scott's DVDs
1:01:18 From The Outside In Topic
1:29:18 Emails

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Other Great HO Episodes
Ep 184 | Lost Souls and Furious 7
Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin | Producers of Mythica
The Walking Dead Seaon 5 Spoilercast
Ep 183 | The Most Important TV Show Ever
Game of Thrones Season 4 Recap
Ep 182 | We All Love A Car Chase
Ep 181 | The HOs Go To Jail
Inside SXSW 2015
Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Ep_185_These_Movies_Are_Not_Art.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 3:00pm PDT

With Paul Walker's passing triggering a necessary change in the Fast and Furious franchise, we decided to take a look at the phenomenon of a TV or film series having to decide on recasting a character. Sometimes it is due to loss, but many other times it is due to an actor's ego or selfish needs. So when an actor departs, how do you know when it should be recast versus just letting the character go?

Discussed on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Our topic this week: When a prominent actor leaves a film or television series, should they be replaced?
  • Upcoming releases including The Longest Ride and Ex Machina
  • Spoiler-free reviews of Ex Machina and Furious 7
  • The latest in Movie and TV News including:  The Muppets are coming back to TV, Machete gets a part 3, Play-Doh: The Movie, Disney decides to remake EVERYTHING, Deadpool gets a rating, and much more
  • Stay tuned through to the end for our Furious 7 Spoilercast
  • *Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

 

Time Segment
0 Opening | Movie and TV News
23:46 Justin's Upcoming Attractions
37:48 What's This Movie | Reviews | Scott's DVDs
50:18 From The Outside In Topic
1:15:20 Emails
1:25:46 Furious 7 Spoilercast

Listen and Subscribe for FREE to a new episode every Thursday of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast at:

  

Other Great HO Episodes
Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin | Producers of Mythica
The Walking Dead Seaon 5 Spoilercast
Ep 183 | The Most Important TV Show Ever
Game of Thrones Season 4 Recap
Ep 182 | We All Love A Car Chase
Ep 181 | The HOs Go To Jail
Inside SXSW 2015
Bryan Coyne | Director of Infernal
Ep 180 | Everyone Gets A Cinematic Universe
Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Ep_184_Lost_Souls_and_Furious_7.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 4:56pm PDT

 Inspired by her Wizard mentor Gojun (Kevin Sorbo), Marek (Melanie Stone) escapes indentured servitude and overcomes physical limitations to hone her own mysterious powers. When the beautiful Priestess Teela falls victim to a massive Ogre, Marek rallies a misfit team of adventurers, including Thane the Warrior and Dagen the Thief, to join her in a fight to save her sister and their Legacy.

For our exclusive interview with Mythica producers and creators, Jason Faller and Kynan Griffin (Arrowstorm Entertainment), Aaron sits down to have a spoiler-free discussion on all aspects of the film. Fan expectations, the stigma of independent fantasy films, crafting a bold tale, filming 3 stories back-to-back, and how they came to find their home at ConTV.com - It's all here! So kick back, grab your pint of ale, and enjoy our interview with Jason and Kynan. 

Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Mythica_Interview.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 5:33am PDT

The Walking Dead Season 5 has concluded, so now it is time for our annual recap of our favorite events and moments from this past season. From Terminus, to the Church, to the Hospital, and all the way to Alexandria: This special episode of The Hollywood Outsider Podcast has it covered!

Listen now as Brian leads Aaron and Scott down those lonely Georgia roads to potential salvation. 

Here is a list of what we also discuss on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Rick's evolution as a character
  • Carol's terminator tendencies and baking skills
  • Porch D**k
  • Which characters deserve to lead this season
  • Which characters need to go
  • The tragedies, the deaths, and all bumps along the way

*Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

Direct download: The_Walking_Dead_Season_5_Spoilercast.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 4:22pm PDT

What makes a television show important? A lot of TV is interesting, revolutionary, exciting - but how much of it is truly important? Is it just something that sparks a conversation? Or does it need to change the very foundation of belief? We discuss this very topic on this episode of The HO.

Here is a list of what we also discuss on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Our topic this week: What makes a television show important? Also, what is the most important TV show of all time?
  • Spoiler-free reviews of Get Hard, It Follows, and Man from Reno
  • Trailers for Spectre and Maggie
  • The latest in Movie and TV News including: Wolverine is hanging up his claws, Star Wars and Star Trek are both getting news shows, Ready Player One finally gets a legendary director, and much more

*Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Ep_183_The_Most_Important_TV_Show_Ever.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 9:11pm PDT

HBO's Game of Thrones Season 5 premieres on April 10th. As tradition on The Hollywood Outsider, we love the show enough to release an entire season recap to help catch each of you back up with all of the events in Westeros. Venturing from The Wall, to Across the Narrow Seas and even spending much time in King's Landing: we discuss all of the major storylines in this in-depth recap episode that should inform and please any and all Game of Thrones fans!

*Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

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Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Game_of_Thrones_Season_4_Recap.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 4:49am PDT

Why do we love car chases? With Furious 7 about to blow into theaters, The HO pit crew take a look at some of the more infamous car chases and discuss why we love them so much. Are we just little kids dreaming big? Do we all want to be rebels? Take a listen and decide for yourself.

Here is a list of what we also discuss on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Our topic this week: Car Chases - Why do we love them?
  • Upcoming releases: Furious 7
  • Spoiler-free reviews of Insurgent
  • Trailers for Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation and No Escape
  • The latest in Movie and TV News including: X-Files returns, Fraggle Rock gets a movie, Avengers is in good hands, and much more.

*Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

 

Time Segment
0 Opening | Movie and TV News
23:47 Brian's Trailer Park
35:41 Justin's Upcoming Attractions
45:17 What's This Movie | Reviews | Scott's DVDs
1:05:17 From The Outside In Topic
1:44:11 Emails | Outtakes

Listen and Subscribe for FREE to a new episode every Thursday of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast at:

  

Other Great HO Episodes
Ep 180 | Everyone Gets A Cinematic Universe
Ep 179 | Nostalgia - Have We Gone Too Far?
Ep 178 | Technology vs. The Man
Ep 177 | 50 Shades of Hos
Ep 176 | The Oscar Bait and Switch
Ep 175 | Romance Gone Wrong
Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Ep_182_We_All_Love_A_Car_Chase.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 4:31am PDT

This special episode of The Hollywood Outsider is about one thing: The South By Southwest Festival (SXSW)! One of the largest festivals in the country recently occurred in Austin, TX, which covers a wide variety of film, music and interactive media infor. For this special episode of The Hollywood Outsider, we have the inside look at what the SXSW festival is, what all the hype is about, and especially: The Movies! Spy, The Boy, Ex Machina, and many other films we will discuss on this episode, as well as you will get an insiders take from our own adventures deep in the heart of Texas. 

Here is a list of what we also discuss on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • The SXSW film festival: What is it and how does it work?
  • Details on the films shown at 2015's SXSW festival
  • Detailed reviews of numerous film screened during the festival including: Spy, The Boy, Ex Machina, Quitters, Ava's Possessions, Unfriended, and many more. 

*Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

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Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_SXSW_2015.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 6:52pm PDT

In the Bryan Coyne's new film Infernal, out in theaters and VOD April 10th, Nathan (Andy Ostroff) and Sophia (Heather Adair) are a newlywed couple, both looking forward to a bright future. Not long after matrimony, Sophia becomes pregnant and ushers the pair’s first child into the world, Imogene. It soon becomes apparent that Imogene (Alyssa Koerner) is exhibiting strange and dangerous behavior, leaving the new parents floundering in their attempt to find answers. When Imogene’s actions become destructive, it becomes clear that forces beyond the natural world are at work, and that something – or SOMEONE – is pulling the strings. In this horrifying thrill ride the bonds of family are frayed, sides are taken and the terrifying events culminate in a shocking finale, all seen through the eyes of a terrified father.

For this exclusive interview with director Bryan Coyne, Aaron sits down to have a spoiler-free discussion on the film. The conversation evolves to topics including the found-footage shooting style, the state of horror today, and much more. Join us for a riveting interview with a filmmaker on the move. Listen now to our exclusive interview with Infernal director, Bryan Coyne.

Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

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What is our obsession with the penal system? For decades, we have been running to theaters or watching TV shows centered around life in prison. Why? Shouldn’t we be doing everything we can to avoid anything to do with lockup? Instead, we constantly seek to follow both the despicable and the innocent as they descend into purgatory. We discuss why we love jail in film and TV this week, as well as which characters we would want by our side should the law not go our way. Listen as we discuss this and much more on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider.

Here is a list of what we also discuss on this episode of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast:

  • Our topic this week: Prison in Film and TV: Why do we love lockup?
  • Upcoming releases: Get Hard and Home
  • Spoiler-free reviews of Cinderella and The Jinx
  • Trailers for Pixels and Insidious 3
  • The latest in Movie and TV News including: Star Wars finally gives us some details, Friday the 13th is going to TV, Disney bans smoking, and more
  • Vote for us for The Podcast Awards

*Email us your thoughts on the episode to feedback@thehollywoodoutsider.com and be sure to join our Facebook Group

Time Segment
0 Opening | Movie and TV News
30:41 Brian's Trailer Park
42:38 Justin's Upcoming Attractions
58:59 What's This Movie | Reviews | Scott's DVDs
1:19:00 From The Outside In Topic
1:47:22 Emails | Outtakes

Listen and Subscribe for FREE to a new episode every Thursday of The Hollywood Outsider Movie and TV Podcast at:

  

Other Great HO Episodes
Ep 180 | Everyone Gets A Cinematic Universe
Ep 179 | Nostalgia - Have We Gone Too Far?
Ep 178 | Technology vs. The Man
Ep 177 | 50 Shades of Hos
Ep 176 | The Oscar Bait and Switch
Ep 175 | Romance Gone Wrong
Direct download: The_Hollywood_Outsider_Ep_181_The_HOs_Go_To_Jail.mp3
Category:Movie Podcast -- posted at: 8:45pm PDT