Category Archives: Mike White

The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 336 – WandaVision – Guest: Dustin Mattingly of As Good As It Gets

OV336 – WandaVision – Guest: Dustin Mattingly of As Good As It Gets The Obsessive Viewer – Weekly Movie/TV Review & Discussion Podcast

In this episode, Mike and I welcome Mike’s band mate, and creative life partner, Dustin Mattingly onto the show to discuss the new MCU show on Disney+, WandaVision.

This week’s stinger comes from our Patreon-exclusive recording: 116 – OV B-Roll – “Sitcoms We Want to Live In” – Mike Gets Vaccinated, Girl Meets World, Taxi, and Afterlife TV – Mar 11, 2021

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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 332 – 2020 Year in Review – Best Movies of the Year and Viewing Stats

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OV332 – 2020 Year in Review – Best Movies of the Year and Viewing Stats

2020 is finally over and we’re here with The Obsessive Viewer’s 2020 Year in Review episode! It’s our annual episode where Tiny, Mike, and myself share our movie viewing stats for the year and our top ten favorite movies lists. So join us as we bid adieu to the shit storm that was 2020 and hope for a better 2021.

This week’s stinger comes from our Patreon-exclusive recording: 107 – OV B-Roll – “Wedgie Having, Candy-Free Nose Pickers” – VR Troopers, NYE 2020, New Line Etiquette, and Our Life Narrators – Jan 21, 2020

Runtime: 3:09:34

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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 329 – The Friday the 13th Franchise (1980-2009)

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OV329 – The Friday the 13th Franchise (1980-2009)

In honor of Mike’s birthday coinciding with Friday the 13th, he and I cracked open the new Scream Factory Friday the 13th blu-ray collection and shared our thoughts on the franchise title by title.

This week’s stinger comes from our Patreon-exclusive recording: 098 – OV B-Roll – “The Erosion of Truth” – Liberal Patreon Tiers, Mike’s Band’s Patreon, The Haunting of Bly Manor – Nov 9, 2020

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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 320 – Relic (2020) and The Rental (2020) – Mike’s Post-Surgery Viewing, Friday the 13th Blu-Ray Announcement, and Horror Conventions in a Pandemic

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OV320 – Relic (2020) and The Rental (2020) – Mike’s Post-Surgery Viewing, Friday the 13th Blu-Ray Announcement, and Horror Conventions in a Pandemic

This week, Mike joins me to review IFC Midnight’s new releases Relic and The Rental. We also chat about Mike’s recovery from nose surgery, the newly announced Scream Factory Friday the 13th Blu-ray collection, and the ill-advised Days of the Dead convention.

This week’s stinger comes from our Patreon-exclusive recording: 085 – OV B-Roll – “The Other Other C Word” – Internet Arguments, Spanish Love Songs, Ignorance, Complicity, and Aliens – July 15, 2020

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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 317 – Becky (2020) & Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street – Schitt’s Creek, Kim’s Convenience, and Scott Pilgrim

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OV317 – Becky (2020) & Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street – Schitt’s Creek, Kim’s Convenience, and Scott Pilgrim

This week, Mike joins me to review the new thriller on VOD, Becky and the Shudder exclusive documentary Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street.

This week’s stinger comes from our Patreon-exclusive recording: 070 – OV B-Roll – “Goopy Lovefest” – Behind the Podcast Curtains, Dream Me-Time Double Features, That 70’s Show, Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist – June 11, 2020

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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 286 – Franchise Fatigue and Extended Conversation – Child’s Play (2019), Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Tenebrae (1981), and Mike’s Son’s First Theater Experience (Featuring: Mike White)

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OV286 – Franchise Fatigue and Extended Conversation – Child’s Play (2019), Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Tenebrae (1981), and Mike’s Son’s First Theater Experience (Featuring: Mike White)

In this laid back, extended conversation episode, Mike and I cover a wide range of topics including his son’s first movie theater experience, the ridiculous Twitter meltdown of @RareHorror, life in the streaming era, and more. We also review the new Child’s Play and briefly discuss Tenebrae and Godzilla: King of the Monsters.

This week’s stinger comes from our Patreon-exclusive recording: 036 – OV B-Roll – “List Anxiety vs Spoiler Culture” – Half-Asleep Alexa Story, 6 Years of Podcasting, and Digital vs Physical Tease – July 2, 2019

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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 267 – Bonus Ep – Escape Room, Mike’s 400th Movie Night, and Random Thoughts on Film Criticism

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OV267 – Bonus Ep – Escape Room, Mike’s 400th Movie Night, and Random Thoughts on Film Criticism

In this bonus episode, Mike and I review the new horror/thriller movie, Escape Room. We also talk about Mike’s latest milestone in his long-running Movie Night tradition, amateur film criticism, and then we end the episode with a bunch of tangents.

This week’s stinger comes from our Patreon-exclusive recording: 013 – OV B-Roll – Mike’s DVD Trunk, Buying Physical vs Digital, The Current Era of Video Renting, and “Mike Watched Adult Movies as a Kid” – Jan 5, 2019

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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 266 – 2018 Year in Review – Best and Worst Movies of the Year and Viewing Stats

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OV266 – 2018 Year in Review – Best and Worst Movies of the Year and Viewing Stats

Happy 2019 and welcome to The Obsessive Viewer’s 2018 Year in Review episode! It’s our annual episode where Tiny, Mike, and myself share our movie viewing stats for the year, our top ten favorite movies list, and otherwise just nerd out about our year in movies and life! So buckle in and prepare yourself for the episode we always looking forward to and enjoy!

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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 262 – Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – The Mule, Cam, Cheap Thrills, Silent Night Deadly Night, and Mandy (Patreon Selection)

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OV262 – Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – The Mule, Cam, Cheap Thrills, Silent Night Deadly Night, and Mandy (Patreon Selection)

This week, Mike and I review Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse and Mandy (as a special Patreon Review). We also discuss A-List and Letterboxd (as per usual), and Mike’s Ten Years of Shock list. For potpourri, we rapid-fire talk Creed II, Hereditary, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, Cam, Silent Night Deadly Night, The Mule, and Cheap Thrills.

This week’s stinger comes from our Patreon-exclusive recording: 009 – OV B-Roll – Mike’s Process, The Favourite Isn’t Really On Our Radar, Ralph Breaks the Internet, The Christmas Chronicles, yes and “Matt Has Little to No Improv Skills” – Dec 17, 2018

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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 220 – Logan Lucky – Annabelle Creation, Atypical, Brooklyn Nine Nine, Terry O’Quinn Joins Castle Rock, and Black Mirror Teaser

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OV220 – Logan Lucky – Annabelle Creation, Atypical, Brooklyn Nine Nine, Terry O’Quinn Joins Castle Rock, and Black Mirror Teaser

This week Tiny and I review the new Steven Soderbergh redneck heist movie Logan Lucky. We also discuss the latest Castle Rock casting news, Black Mirror’s teaser trailer, the Netflix show Atypical, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Mike also calls in with his mini-review of Annabelle Creation!
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The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 218 – The Dark Tower – Review 2 of 2 with Spoilers (Guest: Robert Fekkes with a special appearance by Mike White)

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OV218 – The Dark Tower – Review 2 of 2 with Spoilers (Guest: Robert Fekkes with a special appearance by Mike White)

At long last, The Dark Tower was finally released in theaters. Tiny and I saw it together and then I saw it with our friend Tony Troxell from Geeking in Indiana. In this episode I talk to frequent guest Robert Fekkes about the movie and got Mike to submit a Pine Tree Perfume segment reviewing it as well! (Note: Our review with Tony Troxell can be found in the previous episode.) Continue reading

The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 204 – Netflix Picks (Victoria & In the Loop) – The Bye Bye Man, Hidden Figures, The People v. OJ Simpson, The Abyss in HD, and Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

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OV204 – Netflix Picks (Victoria & In the Loop) – The Bye Bye Man, Hidden Figures, The People v. OJ Simpson, The Abyss in HD, and Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

Recorded 2/7/17 – This week, Tiny and I chose random titles from each other’s queues. For Tiny, I chose Victoria and Tiny chose In the Loop for me. We discuss the movies and also receive another Pine Tree Perfume check-in from Mike, who shares his disdain for The Bye Bye Man. And, for Potpourri, we talk about The Abyss, Hidden Figures, The People v. OJ Simpson, and Whiskey Tango Foxtrot. Continue reading

The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 165 – Netflix Picks (Wayne’s World, Prince of Pennsylvania, Autism in Love) – FilmStruck, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, The Big Short, The Jungle Book, and The Huntsman: Winter’s War

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OV165 – Netflix Picks (Wayne’s World, Prince of Pennsylvania, Autism in Love) – FilmStruck, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, The Big Short, The Jungle Book, and The Huntsman: Winter’s War

This week, Matt and Tiny review the random titles streaming on their Netflix Queues (assigned in OV163). Tiny discusses his feelings toward ESPN’s 30 for 30 doc, The Prince of Pennsylvania, while Matt fills a gap with a first-ish viewing of Wayne’s World and the heartbreaking and heartwarming documentary Autism in Love. Then, Mike’s call-in segment gets an official title and theme music as he calls in his thoughts on The Huntsman: Winter’s War. Finally, for potpourri, Tiny reviews Adam McKay’s The Big Short, and Matt shares his thoughts on Jon Favreau’s The Jungle Book and season 2 of Netflix original series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Continue reading

The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 162 – TV One Season Wonders – The Jungle Book (2016), Rogue One and Doctor Strange trailers, Spider-Man: Homecoming, and Ben Affleck Directing Batman

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OV162 – TV One Season Wonders – The Jungle Book (2016), Rogue One and Doctor Strange trailers, Spider-Man: Homecoming, and Ben Affleck Directing Batman

This week Tiny and I discuss a rundown of some recent movie news and trailers before we share some of our favorite TV show “one season wonders”, those television series that never found their audience and ended up cancelled after one season. Shows discussed include Firefly, Freaks and Geeks, Studio 60, Andy Richter Controls the Universe and more. We also get a call-in from Mike with his review of The Jungle Book! Continue reading

The Obsessive Viewer Podcast – Ep 61 – Obsessive Viewer One Year Anniversary Special

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OV61 – Obsessive Viewer One Year Anniversary Special

The guys reflect on the first year of The Obsessive Viewer Podcast. They share NEVER BEFORE HEARD behind the scenes stories about the making of the podcast and the trials and tribulations the trio faced in the first year.

How was Matt able to buy all the equipment at once? Want to hear about how Matt got dumped in the middle of recording? How did Mike join the show? What did we do when Tiny’s audio messed up in one episode? Secrets will be revealed, questions will be answered!

Runtime: 1:09:15

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