Matt, Ashley, and occasional guests podcasting our thoughts and opinions on films both new and classic.
The Mitchells vs the Machines
The Mitchell family are on a cross country road trip to take daughter Katie to film school, when an evil AI unleashes an army of robots upon the world. It's up to the Mitchells to save humanity. Ryan joins us to review this delightful new animated movie.
Ed Helms and Patti Harrison star as a single man who wants a kid, and the woman who agrees to be the surrogate of his unborn child. Ashley & Matt discuss this unusual romcom-style movie, written & directed by Nikole Beckwith.
Mortal Kombat (2021)
Matt & Ashley review the new fantasy/action movie based on the 1990s martial arts video game.
Denise Gough and Sebastian Stan star as two ex-pats who meet in Greece, engage in a dysfunctional relationship, and copulate A LOT. Ashley & Matt discuss this interesting and frustrating film.
Criterion: Secrets & Lies
Secrets & Lies is one of director Mike Leigh's best movies. It deftly tackles issues of family, adoption, class and race. Brenda Blethyn and Marianne Jean-Baptiste received Oscar nominations for their performances. Ashley & Matt discuss this 1996 film as part of the latest edition of our Criterion Collection series.
Our review this week is the new thriller, The Courier, starring Benedict Cumberbatch. Matt & Ashley discuss this cold war spy drama in our latest episode.