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The 2015 Pony Prize Is Announced!

As the year draws to a close, it’s time to pick our Pony Prize winner! If you’re unaware, the Pony Prize is the BIG annual prize awarded to one of our winners from the weekly Instagram #GuessTheMovie challenge. We’ll be announcing the winner during the last episode of the year – our Christmas episode in…

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TNR 2016 Watchlist Now Available!

It’s our favorite time of year around these parts. We’ve dug into our massive list of movies and whittled down the set for 2016. We’ve got some comedy. Some classics. Some more Mamet. Some illness. Some Samurai. All of it leading up to a series we’ve been talking about for years: The Godfather. So get…

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Ben Lott catches up, writes with news from the frontier

The following is a message we received from listener Ben Lott. Ben is the man behind the Blott Score, and after months of silence, he wrote this week to explain his absence with statistics. We’ve posted Ben’s letter here with permission, because he’s awesome. Well, it took me just over 14 months but I’ve finally done…

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Fury: A Tale of Hawks and Doves in World War II

I love Flickchart.com (Who doesn’t love Flickchart?) One of the fun side project hobby things I’ve been doing since I was invited to join the Gang of Thugs is reviewing old The Next Reel podcasts and viewing the subject movies when/if I haven’t seen them. I’ve been doing it because I like the show and I like…

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Introducing the #TommyOscar

Most incredible thanks to our resident celebrity artist Joel Harris for this rendering of the soon-to-be-real #TommyOscar. It’s seriously amazing. And when I say “soon-to-be-real,” I mean, “as-soon-as-someone-can-make-it-a-reality-for-me.” Seriously, anyone know how to take this and make real medal? Make daddy happy…  Want to know where this comes from? Check out our Film Board ep…

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Tommy Handsome’s Rules of Cinematic Robotics

Hi friends!  It’s your ol’ pal Tommy Handsome!  You know, from the Internet where you get your porn! On the latest episode of The Film Board podcast (THE AVENGER PEOPLE: AGENTS OF MR. ULTRON-MAN), I briefly brought up what I like to call my Rules Of Cinematic Robotics. And I thought I might expound upon it a bit,…

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THE PONY PRIZE!!!

As followers of the podcast undoubtedly know, we’ve been touting the #PonyPrize for well over a year now as the grand prize for our weekly Instagram #GuessTheMovie challenge. Each week, we post images from a film and anyone can try to guess what the movie is. The first person to get it right is entered…

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There’s no auto-tune for a bad script

Note: The title was provided by the very talented, and mysterious Steven Smart. Last week a fan edit of Star Wars Episodes I – III titled Star Wars: Turn to the Dark Side (episode 3.1) was leaked online. The copyright gremlins have since then worked tirelessly and it has been taken down. While this edit…

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Trailer Rewind – Jobs

Jobs – Pete’s pick for July 12, 2013 – episode 90 Midnight Run $2.99 Pete said: Now that the trailer has settled on me, I think I’m more excited about this movie than I I was. Andy said: I am going to have a hard time not comparing it with Pirates of Silicon Valley. When…

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