Welcome to Back To The Blockbuster (@back_to_the_blockbuster) & we will be partnering with @playlyststudio to bring you some of our opinions & insights in the world of entertainment, film, television, & pop culture. It's all going to be light & fun & we'll definitely be reaching out to special guests so we can mix things up a bit with their opinions as well.
Episode 48 - Hellraiser - 35th Anniversary
In this special episode, Gaius of Back To The Blockbuster looks back at 1987’s horror classic, Hellraiser, for its 35th anniversary. Gaius goes into some of the production history of films while also discussing when he discovered it and explaining why the film continues to stand as a true staple of the horror genre 35 years after its release.
Episode 47 - D23 Expo Reveals
Episode 47 - D23 Expo Reveals
In our newest episode, we’re back after a week off and we dig into some of the bigger reveals from last weeks D23 Expo, including new trailers from upcoming Disney movie releases, Star Wars, and Marvel. Did it live up to everyone’s expectations? Let’s Find Out!
Episode 45 - Has DC Films Found Their Kevin Feige & Don’t Worry Darling Drama Escalates
In this week’s episode we discuss DC Films possibly finding their Kevin Feige and what that might mean for the future of their film slate. We also dive into the growing drama surrounding Don’t Worry Darling, including Shia LaBeouf coming out against Olivia Wilde’s claims that he was fired from the film. Lastly we get into the current slow state of the fall box office and talk why studios decided to not release much product for most of September.
Episode 44 - Jack’s Deep Dive - Man on Fire
Jack gets his chance to choose his film for his first deep dive and he goes with 2004’s Man on Fire, starring Denzel Washington and Dakota Fanning. We go into the plot and making of the film, detailing is cinematography, direction, and acting. We also dive into why the film wasn’t a big hit with critics but a hit with the general moviegoing public. Also, at the top of the episode, we talk about the premiere numbers for the Game of Thrones prequel series House of The Dragon, we also talk She-Hulk, Ryan Gosling joining Margot Robbie in the Ocean’s 11 prequel and Ferrie Bueller’s Day Off getting a spinoff!
Episode 43 - Ezra Miller Apology & Chris Pratt/Bryce Dallas Howard Pay Gap For Jurassic World
In this week’s episode we’re getting into the Ezra Miller apology as they finally address they have “complex mental issues” they’re now getting help for. We also dive into the Chris Pratt & Bryce Dallas Howard pay gap for Jurassic World as well She-Hulk: Attorney At Law first reactions and more!
Episode 42 - Batgirl Scrapped & Warner Bros Discovery 10 Year DC Plan
This week the team is diving into the controversial decision to scrap the Batgirl movie and the Warner Bros Discovery 10 Year plan for DC Films. We also talk about Joker 2 getting a release date as well as our reactions to the Predator prequel film, Prey.
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Love the chemistry between the hosts. Great topics, love the analysis on movie news.
Two thumbs up!
Great show with a wonderful chemistry between the hosts! I like the quests, the anniversary shows, as well as, the deep dives! Keep up the good work. I look forward to the episodes each week.