On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases Draft Day and Rio 2, new Blu-rays The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and Grudge Match, and more.
On the Marquee highlights the week’s movie releases—both in theaters and on DVD and Blu-ray. It airs on WCBE every Sunday morning at 9:01.
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John and Johnny pay homage to the great cinema composer, Ennio Morricone (The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, et al.)
John and Linda try to be reverential about this epic tale of the great shipwright.
A fine work of comic-book nostalgia.
It's not porn; it just looks like it.
Nymphomaniac: Vol. 1
Director: Lars von Trier (Run Lola Run)
Screenplay: von Trier
Cast: Charlotte Gainsbourg (Melancholia), Stellan Skarsgard (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo)
Runtime: 118 min.
by John DeSando
Noah is awash in over-the-top drama but still entertaining for this time of dead-zone movie year.
John and Jess chat about the new young adult thriller, Divergent.
On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases Sabotage and Noah, new Blu-rays The Wolf of Wall Street and Delivery Man, and more.
John, Johnny, and Chris are, well, breathless about Gateway Film Center's next cinema classic, Breathless (1960), on Sunday, April 6, with optional brunch in the Torpedo Room at noon and the movie at 2 pm.
Good old-fashioned young-adult storytelling.
On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases Muppets Most Wanted and Divergent, new Blu-rays Frozen and American Hustle, and more.
John and Helmut are pleased with Wes Anderson's The Grand Budapest Hotel.
It's Wes Grand.
John and Hope try to find virtue in this Fast and Furious/Cannonball Run knockoff called Need for Speed.
It's among the best out there at a bad time of year for movies.
Formulaic video-game adaptation.
Need for Speed
Director: Scott Waugh (Act of Valor)
Screenplay: George Gatins
Cast: Aaron Paul (The Last House on the Left), Dominic Cooper (My Week with Marilyn)
Runtime: 130 min.
“Those who wage war against me, shall perish. I will find strength, find guidance, and I will triumph.” Tobey Marshal (Aaron Paul)
On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases Need for Speed and The Single Moms Club, new Blu-rays Homefront and Inside Llewyn Davis, and more.
John and Johnny assess the work of the late Philip Seymour Hoffman.
A memorable coming-of-age tale set in exotic Mongolia.
John and Mark wonder at the later-career heroics of Liam Neeson in his recent actioner, Non-Stop.