Ep. 08 – Watchmen

This movie is dense! How does this divisive film compare to its graphic novel source material? Kristel and Jason dig deep and shed some light on this 2009 flick.

Ep. 07 – Constantine

Kristel joins the show to talk about the 2005 film, CONSTANTINE. How does it hold up when looking at it almost 15 years later?

Ep. 06 – Review: The Shape of Water and the King Kong Conundrum

This week Jason takes a moment to review the new film by acclaimed director Guillermo del Toro. The Shape of Water is a new fantasy/drama and in this spoiler-free review, we talk about where it succeeded, where it tripped up, and how it relates to the King Kong movies.

Ep. 05 – Gunfighter Nation with Alex Cox

This week we welcome famed indie filmmaker Alex Cox to talk about his experiences both in front and behind the camera, as well as learning a bit about the production of his new feature length western, TOMBSTONE RASHOMON.

Ep. 04 – Sympathetic Villains

This week Jason sits down with Kate and Adam to bicker about their personal picks for 3 villains that they feel they could sympathize with on some level. Do you agree with their choices? Who would you pick?

Smash Cut #5 – The Disney Monopoly

The Disney Monopoly If you know your Hollywood studio history, you are aware of the incredible influence that Disney has had with regard to how we experience movies – and honestly, it shouldn’t come as any surprise even if you know nothing about the history. They revolutionized the merchandising model, have continued influence on copyright…

Smash Cut #4 – CGI: Curse or Gift?

CGI: Curse or Gift? In the world of filmmaking there is a saying that typically is reserved for times when the production crew is feeling dismissive about something they’re shooting – either because they can’t figure it out or don’t think it will matter in the final cut. “Fix it in post.” Usually said jokingly…