Ed Watched: Paths of Glory X-Men: Days of Future Past Rogue Cut Bob Watched: Brooklyn The Big Short Straight Outta Compton We also discuss what films we think are going to win the Oscars.
This weeks episode we talk about a few films Stand By Me (1986) Steve Jobs (2015) Trumbo (2015) The Documentary about Trumbo (2007) Finally we talk about Room Plus we talk about what makes a film a perfect 10 in our ratings.
On this podcast we talk about the following: Berlin Film Festival The Finest Hours Men at Lunch Spotlight Straight Out of Compton Brooklyn Carol Deadpool
Well finished Brooklyn as part of my quest to watch all of the nominees for best picture. It was nice. The acting was good. Saoirse Ronan was very good in the lead role. Domhnall Gleeson shows he is fantastic in everything he’s in. It looked pretty. the story was simple and truthfully not aimed at […]
Watched Straight Outta Compton. Really good biographical drama on the forming of N.W.A. Everything was really good, acting, script and cinematography. I can see why supporters of this movie would be mad that Bridge of Spies was nominated and not only was Compton not but there were two open spaces. This isn’t a best picture […]
Watched The Finest Hours. Good basic story that is based on a true rescue but I feel the parts they changed are the weakest parts. Film basically starts as two separate stories, Men on Ship story and Chris Pine’s character dealing with his GF/Boss at Coast Guard. Once Chris Pine goes to rescue people on […]
Movies talked about in this episode November Man Bob Survivor Bob Smokin’ Aces 2 Michael Parks is who we are talking about. Bob Spotlight Ed The Station Agent Bob M Bob Ed Spectre Bob Ed Sky Fall Bob Ed Casino Royale Quantum of Solace Bridge of Spies Ed No Country For Old Men
Finished Bridge of Spies, nominated for Best Picture. Solid story based on true events. About the trade that brought back Gary Powers the pilot shot down over the Soviet Union. Tom Hanks stars in this “Based on true events” story and he is his usual good self. I get why Mark Rylance was nominated for […]
Just finished Spotlight. Powerful movie….difficult subject. The movie itself reminded me a lot of All The Presidents Men. If you liked that you will like this. High level acting from everyone. If there was a problem with the story is that the scope was large enough that it was hard keeping track of everyone involved. […]
This is the first of hopefully many more podcasts with Bob and Ed talking about movies. – The Great Alone – Feb 9th Showing at AMC Orange 30 – TheGreatAlone.com