The podcast form of 90.7 WKKL FM’s long running weekly Midday Movie Madness show. Movie, Dvds, Hollywood news, movie history and lots more!
January 29, 2023 News and Flashback Fun mini episode
On today News and Flashback Fun mini episode we say goodbye to the screenwriter who brought the story of Remember the Titans ( as well as 2002’s Ali and 2019’s Harriet ) to the big screen. Gollum voice: great newes my preeeeeccccilus lord of the rings fans, the trilogy is coming to netflix this Wednesdays! Regular voice: praise the Greek gods- the Disney+ Percy Jackson and the Olympians series has found its Zeus and Posiden . Plus in honor of Christian bale’s 49th birthday tomorrow I have a requested look back at three of his films .( sorry folks it’s not Newsies or the Dark Knight Trilogy- I did those films last year)?
January 26, 2023 Midday Movie Madness Weekly Weekend Warrior
On today’s Weekly Weekend Warrior, reigning box office champion ( and newly announced Best Picture nominee) Avatar : The away Of Water swam past the $600 million domestic mark and the $2 billion world wide mark. And the nominees are… I have the entire list of every film competing in the March 12, 2023 Academy Awards And speaking of the Oscars I begin the yearly Best Picture Spotlight Feature with The Banshees of Inisherin. Plus whaaaat? Disney’s Coco is becoming a stage play?
January 24, 2023 News and Flashback Fun mini episode
On this week’s news and Flashback Fun podcast mini episode, get your Oscar predictions going cause the nominees have been announced. (it’s going to be an interesting Best Picture fight ) . Alas Disneyworld’s Splash Mountain went into the brier patch Sunday. ..Buzz aldrin got married on his 93rd birthday. Plus I go back in time to three musicals for flashback fun .. including a certain animated comedy fantasy with songs by lin-Manuel-Miranda that people have been belting out since November 2021.( fake. Cough: Encanto). Sorry I have some dust in my throat.
Breaking January 20, 2023 news - RIP David Crosby and Cobra Kai is ending?
On todays breaking news I say goodbye to the legendary singer David Crosby who sadly went up to that stage in the sky yesterday , regal cinema is pulling the plug on 39 locations and sorry to tell you this Cobra Kai fans but the dojo will will closing forever after the future sixth season. A John Williams documentary is in the works. Plus grab your light-cycles Tron fans cause Tron 3 is moving forward
January 19, 2023 Midday Movie Madness Weekly Weekend Warrior
On today’s episode, reigning box office champion Avatar: The Way of Water managed to topple Spider-Man: No Way Home as the sixth highest grossing movie in history.. with no signs of slowing down . Rejoice Mighty Morphin Power Rangers fans -we have a date, trailer and a plot for the upcoming 30th anniversary special coming to Netflix in April. Channing Tatum’s planning a Ghost remake - yes really!. and (Bad scottish accent) Gasp! I have shocking news for ye Outlander fans- tha famous Stars Romantic historical drama tis ending with season 8
January 18, 2023 News and Flashback Fun mini episode
On today’s News and Flashback Fun podcast mini episode Director Antione Fuqua is helming a Michael Jackson biopic that will be starting production Im this year and Chucky May want to watch his back… M3GAN is official coming back for a sequel.. but not until January 17 2025 . Whaaat? Channing Tatum is rebooting the 1900 romantic drama classic Ghost? ( yes really ..I honestly didn’t see that coming..) plus in honor of Winnie The Pooh Day ( aka author A.A Milne’s birthday ) I go back in time to when moviegoers were first introduced to eeyore, owl, piglet, rabbit , manga, roo and “most of all Winnie the Pooh
Winnie the Pooh
Winnie the Pooh
Tubby little cubby all stuffed with fluff
He's Winnie the Pooh
Winnie the Pooh
Willy nilly silly old bear”