On this first Criterion-Centric "Double Episode" Brian first sits down with his wife Lisa to discuss Martin Scorsese's THE AGE OF INNOCENCE and the pairing they suggest with it (PHANTOM THREAD) - this is followed by a solo 'episode' with Brian talking about Leo McCarey's THE AWFUL TRUTH with Cary Grant and Irene Dunne and his pairing of Hitchcock's MR. AND MRS. SMITH.
On this episode, John Cribbs (of The PinkSmoke.com) returns to talk more Joe Dante with THE BURBS - in a lovely new collector's edition from Shout Factory Select!
For this bonus episode, Brian runs through a stack of 90s films from Kino Lorber Studio Classics, including some films from Touchstone, Hollywood Pictures and more. Films like CROSSING THE BRIDGE, INDIAN SUMMER, CAMP NOWHERE, STRAIGHT TALK, MY FATHER THE HERO, CADILLAC MAN, BIG BUSINESS and SCENES FROM A MALL.
On this episode, Brian takes a look at yet another cool box set from Indicator. This one is their second volume of Hammer films and includes the thrillers THE SNORKEL, NEVER TAKES SWEETS FROM A STRANGER, THE FULL TREATMENT and CASH ON DEMAND.
On this episode, Brian charges into some more horror-y titles like DRAG ME TO HELL (Scream Factory), THE EYES OF LAURA MARS (Indicator), GATE II (Scream Factory), GAMES (Scream Factory), THE NIGHT WALKER (Scream Factory), KILL...BABY, KILL! (Kino Lorber) & THE DIABOLICAL DR. Z (Redemption).
On this episode, Brian is joined by returning guest Rob Hunter to discuss Four 2017 releases from the Olive Signature line: A NEW LEAF, LETTER FROM AN UNKNOWN WOMAN, OPERATION PETTICOAT and FATHER GOOSE.
On this episode, Brian looks for the first time at three discs from the Australian Umbrella Entertainment Label - SILVER BULLET, DARK AGE and FAIR GAME.
Stephanie Crawford (of The Screamcast) returns to discuss a couple more gems - the unassailable cult classic ROCKULA (starring SUMMER SCHOOL's Dean Cameron in the titular role) from Scream Factory and the trouble production turned interesting sequel LEATHERFACE: THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE III from Warner Archive.
This week, Brian goes back to the Twilight Time well to cover their recent releases of BOB & CAROL & TED & ALICE, THE HOSPITAL, DRAGONWYCK, FOREVER AMBER and THE L-SHAPED ROOM.
On this episode, Brian's Wife Lisa returns to talk about two disparate classics - THE BREAKFAST CLUB and NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - both of which have recently gotten fancy releases from the Criterion Collection.
On this bonus episode, Brian takes a look at the first three titles in the recent MVD Rewind Collection line - D.O.A: A RITE OF PASSAGE, ATTACK OF THE KILLER TOMATOES and BLACK EAGLE.
Brian's daughter Raven returns once more to talk about four animation Blu-rays: BATMAN: GOTHAM BY GASLIGHT, FLIGHT OF DRAGONS, TEEN TITANS Season One and THE PINK PANTHER CARTOON COLLECTION Vol.1.
On this bonus episode, Brian delves into four excellent new releases from Indicator in the UK - CHARLEY VARRICK, BLUE COLLAR, THE BORDER and THE FORTUNE.
On this episode, Brian is joined by John Cribbs (head writer and co-founder of The Pink Smoke) to talk about their mutual love of MATINEE (via the recent Shout Select Blu-ray) and Joe Dante in general.
Brian is joined by special guest Stephanie Crawford (making her first appearance on the show) of the ScreamCast to discuss two films that aren't really connected at all (but a lot of fun to talk about) in HELL NIGHT (Scream Factory) and RAPPIN' (Shout Factory).
On this week's show, Brian runs through a handful of action- related movies on Blu-rays ranging from MACON COUNTY LINE (Shout Select), HOOPER (WB), The Payback Triple Feature (WHITE LINE FEVER, SILENT RAGE & BLIND FURY)(Mill Creek) and THE TAKING OF BEVERLY HILLS (Kino Lorber Studio Classics)
On this episode, Rob Hunter (Film School Rejects) returns to discuss three Blu-rays from AGFA: THE VIOLENT YEARS, THE SWORD AND THE CLAW and BAT PUSSY.
On this episode, Brian talks us through a small stack of recent-ish Criterion Blu-rays including ELECTION, JABBERWOCKY, HOPSCOTCH and LE SAMOURAI.
On this episode, Brian throws together a pile of cop movies on Blu-ray from various labels - including: BRANNIGAN! (Kino Lorber), MCQ (WB), SHAKEDOWN (Shout Factory), LAST OF THE FINEST (Kino Lorber), CODE OF SILENCE (Kino Lorber), and STONE COLD DEAD (Kino Lorber).
Kicking off what will hopefully be an annual tradition, this episode finds Brian running down a list of five of his favorite "Film Discoveries" from 2017 that he came to on Blu-ray. Brian is joined by guest Patrick Bromley (of the F This Movie! website and podcast as well as the Daily Dead podcast The Corpse Club) to see what he came across for the first time on disc throughout last year.
For this special bonus episode, Brian goes through 15 of his favorite Blu-rays that hit shelves in 2017!
On this episode, Brian returns to Indicator territory with their 3rd Ray Harryhausen Boxset - this one including MYSTERIOUS ISLAND, JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS and FIRST MEN IN THE MOON. More Harryhausen on Blu-ray is always a good thing.
On this very special episode, Brian is joined by his Pure Cinema Podcast partner Elric Kane to discuss Toshio Matsumoto's FUNERAL PARADE OF ROSES - now on Blu-ray from Cinelicious Pics. This episode also features a special bonus interview with restoration artist Craig Rogers who has worked on several Cinelicious releases including BELLADONNA OF SADNESS and PRIVATE PROPERTY (both great Blu-rays).
Brian's daughter Raven returns on this episode to talk about an odd bunch of movies including THE INCREDIBLE SHRINKING WOMAN (Shout Factory), GIDGET (Twilight Time), ROCK-A-DOODLE (Olive) and DESPICABLE ME 3 (Universal). Lots of goofiness!