Alex and Phil are feeling pretty homey for this week’s episode.
We review a depressing movie and then change to a happier tone as we invite on a special guest to discuss the Oscars.
It’s nostalgia week on the Film Misery podcast!
Includes a discussion of Alexander Payne’s movies and the decline of the print media industry.
Review of ‘J. Edgar,’ discussion of the Oscar host debacle, interview with Hollywood producer Jim Burke.
Review of ‘Martha Marcy May Marlene,’ thoughts on Brett Ratner Oscar controversy, and a tough top 5 list.
Adoration for Almodovar with ‘The Skin I Live In,’ stories about falling asleep during movies, and how to film an action movie with ‘Hanna.’
Double review of ‘The Thing,’ feedback on Betrayal Movies list, and discussion about falling asleep in the theatre.
This week Alex and Phil try not to betray one another’s trust as they discuss The Ides of March and the top 5 betrayal movies.
Full reviews of ’50/50′ and ‘The Last Man on Earth’, Poll results about Brad Pitt’s Oscar chances…
Review of ‘Moneyball’, poll results about best young actor of 2011, and review of ‘Straw Dogs’…
Review of ‘Drive’, discussion on Steven Soderbergh’s canon, listener feedback, and interview with Martin Sheen and Emilio Estevez on ‘The Way.’
Review of ‘Contagion, Most Anticipated Movies Final Poll, Review of Stanley Kubrick’s ‘The Killing,’ plus recommendations and the usual…
Review of ‘Bellflower,’ Most Anticipated Fall Movies poll results, discussion on Eddie Murphy hosting the Oscars, ‘Back to the Future’ power laces, and more!
Review of ‘Our Idiot Brother,’ Anne Hathaway Poll Results, Top 5 Most Anticipated Movies of the Fall/Winter of 2011.
Review of ‘One Day’, Listener Feedback on the Best Summer Blockbuster, and review of ‘The Purple Rose of Cairo’.
Review of ’30 Minutes or Less’,
Review of ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes’, Listener Feedback on Steve Carell’s Best Performance, Dual Review of ‘Terri’ and ‘Another Earth’.
Review of ‘Crazy, Stupid Love,’ Phil talks about Comic-Con, Alex interviews Brit Marling and Mike Cahill of ‘Another Earth’.
Davin Lacksonen guest co-hosts for our discussion about Errol Morris and Harry Potter.