Doug Reviews: The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)

After last year’s weird, but hilarious comedy, The Lobster, Director Yorgos Lanthimos is back with a weird thriller/horror film, The Killing of a Sacred Deer. Does this film deliver or does it just confuse? Continue reading

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Doug Reviews: Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

Based on the novel by Agatha Christie and directed by star Kenneth Branagh, Murder on the Orient Express assembles a stellar cast to re-tell the classic tale. However, does the story work as well for modern audiences or is it too much of a throwback for them to care? Continue reading

Doug Reviews: Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Despite what Marvel’s producers may have you believe, there is most certainly a hierarchy to the Avengers roster. At the top, there are Captain America and Iron Man—number one and number two really depend on who has a movie out at the moment—and way below them is Thor. Now, that’s not entirely the character’s fault. His films have been sub-par with inconsistent writing throughout. Is the third time the charm with Thor: Ragnarok? Continue reading

EPISODE 157: BLADE RUNNER

On Episode 157 of The Hodgepodge Podcast, Doug and Dirty A discuss both 1982’s Blade Runner and its new sequel, Blade Runner 2049! You can also follow along as they journey through the interwebs to get tickets for Star Wars: The Last Jedi!  Continue reading

Doug Reviews: Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

35 years ago, Blade Runner hit theaters and became a cult hit later on video after failing at the box office. In the process, it became one of the most influential science fiction films of all time. Now, Director Denis Villeneuve along with original Screenwriter Hampton Fancher, (as well as co-writer Michael Green), present Blade Runner 2049, a sequel that takes place 30 years later. Does 2049 live up to the first film’s legacy or does it find a way to surpass it? Continue reading

EPISODE 156: SEPTEMBER MOVIE ROUND-UP!

After a quick hiatus, Doug and Dirty A are back to give the lowdown on a bunch of September movie releases! Films covered include:

American Assassin

American Made

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Mother!

Battle of the Sexes

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