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Jan 28, 2019

Jay (@DietJay) and Jayson (@theteeb) discuss M. Night Shyamalan's latest disaster, Glass, and try to make sense of not only his wildly uneven career, but also of the myriad missteps that led to a completely underwhelming conclusion to an otherwise solid trilogy. And we swear it's not just his weird cameo.


Jan 25, 2019

Jay (@DietJay) welcomes Zane (@ZaneHelberg) back into the studio to discuss 2018's Mandy, the wild revenge movie that's a pinnacle of arthouse horror filmmaking, features a gloriously gory dream role for Nicolas Cage, and was a pure nightmare for Zane, who hated pretty much every single minute of the flick. 


Jan 21, 2019

Jay (@DietJay) and Quincy (@LLQJ206) discuss Hereditary, Jay's favorite movie of 2018 and a movie Quincy thought was too slow and confusing for its own good. Join these two as they try to figure out one central question: can a movie with a bunch of good parts still wind up being a bad movie? (And why the hell isn't...


Jan 18, 2019

Jay (@DietJay) and Luke (@LukeDoesStuff) discuss Alfonso Cuarón's opus Roma, a film that Jay thought was a fantastic homage to old-school filmmaking and that Luke thought was trying way too hard to prove that it was a cool arthouse movie. Listen to them debate the merits and pitfalls of one of 2018's most...


Jan 14, 2019

Jay (@DietJay) and Sean (@seanoconnory) discuss Inside Out, a Pixar classic and one of the saddest kids movies you'll ever watch. While it was critically acclaimed and Oscar-nominated, Sean's not buying the hype -- and he even cried while watching the movie! Clearly we have a lot to argue about when it comes to...