Aug 282015
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #166

Yes, people have actually named their kids “Anakin”. So … they want their kids to grow up to be a dark lord who slaughters children younglings? Really? Some people apparently need to stop breeding. Anyway, I’m back with some new gear, Fantastic Four is a fantastic flop with fantastic rumors, Disney’s D23 expo releases lots of movie […]

Aug 082015
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #165

  Yay! I missed putting up info for #164. This is not surprising at this point. :/ In this episode The Fantastic Four blame game has started with Josh Trank implying that Fox is responsible for its failure, Sony’s upcoming lineup isn’t inspiring, Monty Python and the Holy Grail is coming back to theaters, Ready Player One […]

Jul 052015
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #163

I skipped another one. You can always get the show notes on widescreen.org anyway. As much as I would love to go over how stupid America has become with political correctness, I try not to get political in this podcast unless it involves politics as it affects us as consumers; so I will only say that […]

Jun 052015
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #161

As much as I love film for its ubiquity, permanence (when stored properly), and overall quality, it’s not a miracle drug. One cinematographer acts like it is and then has the misfortune of bringing video games into the argument. Oh, dear. That’s a bad idea when I’m around. Now you know my rant for this […]

May 212015
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #160

Yep. I skipped another one. I’m kind of stupid that way. Those of you who consider every, little thing about a movie you haven’t seen yet to be a “spoiler” probably won’t like this episode because I rail into that attitude pretty hard — and, yes, I talk about a scene in an unreleased movie. […]

The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #158

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Apr 122015
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #158

Terminator Genisys has jumped the shark and the movie isn’t even out yet. I explain why in the show, but I just can’t imagine how anyone thought this new plot line was a good thing. It’s really bizarre, and I fear that the reboot is doomed before it even starts. Show notes: – A new, […]

The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #157

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Apr 052015
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Podcast #157

I did. I skipped another one. I’m kind of an idiot that way. NOW AVAILABLE THROUGH TUNEIN RADIO !       Show Notes: – FCC filing shows that new Roku players are forthcoming (Update since show: They’re here! More in the next show.) – Samsung’s latest flagship TV to start at $6,500 – That Michael […]

The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Postcast #155

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Mar 102015
 
The Widescreen.org Movie and Media Postcast #155

Yes, I skipped a few episodes here. Sorry about that; however, you should be checking out my official podcast site or subscribing through iTunes anyway. (I’m working on adding more streaming options for those who don’t like or can’t run iTunes.) Also, I’ve decided that I’m going to start posting show notes here as well as on widescreen.org […]

Leonard Nimoy (1931-2015)

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Feb 272015
 
Leonard Nimoy (1931-2015)

A very special part of both my childhood and adult life is gone. This time, however, there is no Genesis planet to bring him back. Requiescat in pace, Mister Nimoy. You will be sorely missed.