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Nov 30, 2018

Jay (@DietJay) and Ed (@eddietunes) discuss The 15:17 To Paris, a well-intentioned experiment that tried (and failed) to turn five minutes of action into an hour and a half of compelling cinema, and simultaneously try to figure out when Clint Eastwood stopped caring about making good movies.


Nov 26, 2018

On a very special episode of Blockbusting, Jay (@DietJay) talks to Alex (@HooperHairPuff) about why he likes Waterworld: the post-apocalyptic Kevin Costner movie that is one of Hollywood's most expensive mistakes ever made, one of Dennis Hopper's most batshit insane roles, and the inspiration for the coolest stunt show...


Nov 23, 2018

Jay (@DietJay) and Christian (@spicer) talk about how much they hated The Mummy. No, not the 1932 original, or the one with Brendan Fraser in it. The 2017 one, where Universal Pictures tried to trick the world into getting on board with another shared cinematic universe and Tom Cruise dreaming about banging a mummy was...


Nov 19, 2018

Jay (@DietJay) and Mike (@unfunnymike) discuss Die Hard, an all-time classic of action filmmaking that Mike and Jay disagree on the actual quality of while agreeing that it is absolutely NOT a Christmas movie. So just shut up about it already and stick to your Rankin-Bass claymation specials while we dissect everything...


Nov 16, 2018

Jay (@DietJay) and Megan (@MeganHoliday) talk about Oscar winner Suicide Squad, one of the biggest disasters in modern filmmaking and a movie that treats its characters like Hot Topic merchandise and treats its audience like idiots.