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Autumn Sonata

June 27, 2019

Was it worth the wait to finally get Ingrid and Ingmar together? Does the film hold up as Ingrid’s last theatrical film? How is it possible it didn’t start on the stage? Tune in to this week’s show to get these answers and more.

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The Film Board

Yesterday

July 2, 2019

There have been some great British music biopics in the last year. They tend to garner some criticism for the way that history is manipulated to make movie drama. Also each one handles the original artists’ music in different ways. This month, Danny Boyle’s “Yesterday” was released in theaters and it shares with us the joy and the experience of The Beatles’ music by imagining a world where they didn’t exist.

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Trailer Rewind

Jonathan

June 18, 2019

If your birthday is in June, you’re a Gemini. As a special treat for our Gemini listeners we are talking about twins this month. Ansel Elgort plays both John and Jonathan in this under the radar film from first time director Bill Oliver.

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Marvel Movie Minute

IM126: Avenger Initiative

By Pete Wright | July 1, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and guest Alex Robinson from Star Wars Minute talk about Nick Fury’s surprise appearance, Robert Downey Jr.’s initial thoughts on the scene, and Edgar Wright’s suggestion to Jon Favreau that led to a franchise expectation

IM125: Ratio of Table Ladies

By Pete Wright | June 28, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and guest Tommy Handsome from TNR’s Film Board and the What’s That Smell? Podcast talk about Robert Downey Jr.’s suits, Scarlet Letters title work, and mystery song cues

IM124: The ‘Name That Least Sounds Like a Name’ Name

By Pete Wright | June 27, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and guest Tommy Handsome from TNR’s Film Board and the What’s That Smell? Podcast talk about the sweatshop mentality of some effects studios, the animating career of Samati Boonchitsitsak, and the mysterious Grantland Gears

IM123: An Ironic Newt

By Pete Wright | June 26, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and guest Tommy Handsome from TNR’s Film Board and the What’s That Smell? Podcast talk about the ever popular Tony’s Food Service, what’s involved in the Greens department, and where animals were in this film

IM122: March of the Propmakers

By Pete Wright | June 25, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and guest Tommy Handsome from TNR’s Film Board and the What’s That Smell? Podcast talk about Adi Granov yet again, Avi Arad’s assistant, and the importance of the illustrators

IM121: Clippy

By Pete Wright | June 24, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and guest Tommy Handsome from TNR’s Film Board and the What’s That Smell? Podcast talk about the credits; look at the Petes, Andys and Toms in the film; and dig into the career of Cricket Sloat

IM120: A Shoutout to Elijah Samuel Quesada

By Pete Wright | June 21, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest Nick Exposito from Fantasy Flix League talk about Kent Seki and the impressive HUD work, Jeff Bridges’ longtime team of doubles, and Shane Mahan and the team behind the incredible physical suit effects

IM119: Nerdspeak

By Pete Wright | June 20, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest Nick Exposito from Fantasy Flix League talk about the credit animation sequence, bust out some SHIELD acronyms, and bid adieu to our top-billed actors

IM118: I Am Iron Man

By Pete Wright | June 19, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest Nick Exposito from Fantasy Flix League talk about breaking comic book history, Black Sabbath’s Iron Man, and Kevin Feige’s rise in the Marvel ranks

IM117: Snarky With Intent

By Pete Wright | June 18, 2019

in which Andy, Pete, and our guest Nick Exposito from Fantasy Flix League talk about Christine Everhart’s stoic stance, Tony’s ‘fantastic’ reaction to her, and Rhodey’s frustration with dealing with Tony yet again

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