For our 50th episode we took a look at religion’s role in cinema. We covered God on Trial, The Passion of the Christ, Rosemary’s Baby, Ben-Hur, The Mist and several more movies. Not to mention, we also discussed recent religious releases Noah, God’s Not Dead and Heaven is For Real.
For this week’s Potpourri section, we debated the merit in watching leaked Godzilla footage, analyzed Aaron Sorkin’s apology for The Newsroom and, finally, we discussed the failures of The Raid 2.
Thank you for downloading our 50th episode! We’ve got some great stuff planned for our next 50. And the 50 after that.
Delighted by this body swap slasher comedy. Vince Vaughn has a lot of fun in the role and Kathryn Newton does really great work playing a deranged serial killer. The comedy is fun and doesn't overshadow some inventive (and delightfully ridiculous) kills throughout it.Fun movie.Full review: https://obsessiveviewer.com/2021/07/26/freaky-2020/
Unfortunately, the uptick in violence is the only part of Old that feels as though it isn’t taken out of the same bag of tricks Shyamalan has been playing with for the last couple decades. One of the most frustrating and confusing dips back into that well is Shyamalan’s continued depiction of mental illness as a catalyst for villainy. The Visit had depiction […]
Wrapped up the story nicely, although the first hour or so was a little hit and miss. Really liked what Netflix did with this trilogy and I really hope there's more to come. Gruesome horror fun.Full review here: https://obsessiveviewer.com/2021/07/17/fear-street-part-three-1666-2021/
I seem to like this a little less each time I revisit it. I'm just not a Star Wars guy. Its biggest strength is the action and adventure side of the movie. But a good amount of the more banter-y dialogue just feels goofy, your worshipfulness. Also, semi-unrelated, but I think anyone who gives a pass to all the retcons and inconsistencies throughout the […]