345 episodes

Join hosts Matt, Tiny, and Mike as they talk about their love of movies and television. Each episode covers a specific topic (be it genre, trope, movie or show) and then ends with a "Potpourri" section where the hosts discuss what they've been watching lately or are looking forward to watching in the future.

Past topics include Nickelodeon in the 90s, Notable Movie Theater Experiences, TV One Season Wonders, TV Dads, War Movies, Car Movies, and Teen Coming of Age Movies. The hosts also do occasional retrospective episodes that have covered the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe, the career of Adam Sandler, and the entire Halloween film franchise, to name a few.

The podcast also features occasional interview episodes and live recorded episodes from Indianapolis conventions like Indy PopCon, and Starbase Indy. The podcast also hosts a live event every October in Indianapolis celebrating the horror genre and local filmmakers called Shocktober in Irvington.

The Obsessive Viewer - Weekly Movie/TV Review & Discussion Podcast Obsessive Viewer Podcasts

    • TV & Film
    • 4.7 • 51 Ratings

Join hosts Matt, Tiny, and Mike as they talk about their love of movies and television. Each episode covers a specific topic (be it genre, trope, movie or show) and then ends with a "Potpourri" section where the hosts discuss what they've been watching lately or are looking forward to watching in the future.

Past topics include Nickelodeon in the 90s, Notable Movie Theater Experiences, TV One Season Wonders, TV Dads, War Movies, Car Movies, and Teen Coming of Age Movies. The hosts also do occasional retrospective episodes that have covered the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe, the career of Adam Sandler, and the entire Halloween film franchise, to name a few.

The podcast also features occasional interview episodes and live recorded episodes from Indianapolis conventions like Indy PopCon, and Starbase Indy. The podcast also hosts a live event every October in Indianapolis celebrating the horror genre and local filmmakers called Shocktober in Irvington.

    OV345 - A Quiet Place Part II (2021) & Cruella (2021) - Indy Film Fest 2021, Inspector Ike, All Alone in April, The Catch, and Ben’s First Press Screening

    OV345 - A Quiet Place Part II (2021) & Cruella (2021) - Indy Film Fest 2021, Inspector Ike, All Alone in April, The Catch, and Ben’s First Press Screening

    In this episode, Ben and I review A Quiet Place Part II and Cruella. We also talk about Ben’s first press screening experience and our thoughts on this year’s Indy Film Fest.

    Timestamps

    Show Start - 00:35
    Ben’s First Press Screening - 06:15

    A Quiet Place Part II - 19:55

    Non-Spoiler - 24:52
    Spoiler - 39:32

    Cruella - 56:50

    Non-Spoiler - 1:03:30
    Spoiler - 1:16:28

    Indy Film Fest 2021 - 1:29:45

    Episode Homepage: http://www.obsessiveviewer.com/OV345

    • 1 hr 55 min
    OV344 - Extended Potpourri - Mike's Kickstarter, Nomadland, Nobody, Together Together, Venom 2 Trailer, Spiral: From the Book of Saw, The Conjuring 3

    OV344 - Extended Potpourri - Mike's Kickstarter, Nomadland, Nobody, Together Together, Venom 2 Trailer, Spiral: From the Book of Saw, The Conjuring 3

    In this episode, Mike and I catch up and share stories about returning to the theater post vaccine, as well as our thoughts on Nomadland, and Together Together. We also discuss trailers for Spiral: From the Book of Saw, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It, and Venom: Let There Be Carnage.

    Episode Homepage: http://www.obsessiveviewer.com/OV344

    • 1 hr 45 min
    OV343 - Ebert's Great Movies Part 8 - The Circus (1928), The Searchers (1956), and Paths of Glory (1957) - The Last Dance, Small Axe, and Indy Film Fest 2021: Welcome to Monterey (2021), and Comedy Shorts Block

    OV343 - Ebert's Great Movies Part 8 - The Circus (1928), The Searchers (1956), and Paths of Glory (1957) - The Last Dance, Small Axe, and Indy Film Fest 2021: Welcome to Monterey (2021), and Comedy Shorts Block

    In this episode, Ben, Tiny, and I continue our series reviewing the films from Roger Ebert’s Great Movies list. In this edition, we cover Charlie Chaplin’s The Circus, John Ford’s The Searchers, and Stanley Kubrick’s Paths of Glory.

    Episode Homepage: http://www.obsessiveviewer.com/OV343

    • 2 hr 19 min
    OV342 - Bonus Ep - Mortal Kombat (2021)

    OV342 - Bonus Ep - Mortal Kombat (2021)

    In this “parking lot special” bonus episode, Tiny and I record our immediate thoughts on the new Mortal Kombat movie moments after seeing it together in the theater after a stretch of 491 days of not seeing a movie in the theater together.

    Episode Homepage: http://www.obsessiveviewer.com/OV342

    • 32 min
    OV341 - Q: Into the Storm (2021) - Shang-Chi Trailer, Voyagers, Infinite Train, Invincible, Promising Young Woman, and Matt Returns to the Theater

    OV341 - Q: Into the Storm (2021) - Shang-Chi Trailer, Voyagers, Infinite Train, Invincible, Promising Young Woman, and Matt Returns to the Theater

    In this episode, Tiny, Ben, and I review Q: Into the Storm. We also discuss the new Shang-Chi trailer, my return to the movie theater, and round out the episode with a potpourri section in which we talk about Voyagers, Promising Young Woman, Infinite Train, and Invincible.

    Episode Homepage: http://www.obsessiveviewer.com/OV341

    • 2 hr 4 min
    OV340 - Godzilla vs Kong (2021) & Shiva Baby (2021) - The Father (2020), The Little Things (2021), and Superstore

    OV340 - Godzilla vs Kong (2021) & Shiva Baby (2021) - The Father (2020), The Little Things (2021), and Superstore

    In this episode, Tiny, Ben, and I review Shiva Baby and Godzilla vs Kong. We also discuss the big Knives Out sequel news and round out the episode with a potpourri section in which we talk about The Father, The Little Things, and Superstore.
    Timestamps
    Show Start - 00:35 Knives Out sequel news - 05:05  Shiva Baby (Non-Spoiler) - 14:46 Godzilla vs Kong
    Exclusive Interview - 39:34 Non-Spoiler Review - 48:45 Spoiler Review - 1:20:45 Potpourri
    Ben: The Father (2020) - 1:41:32 Tiny: The Little Things (2021) - 1:47:07 Matt: Superstore - 1:53:06  Closing the Ep - 1:57:20 Patreon Clip - 1:59:09 Pre-Recorded Outro - 2:00:00  Related Links
    Matt's Appearance on The Outer Limits Podcast 'Knives Out' Sequels: The Whodunit Behind Netflix's $469M Power Play - THR  Buy an Obsessive Viewer Mask Help Support the Podcast Archive: Ben Sears Archive: Matt Hurt Official OV Merch: Our TeePublic Store Ben Sears Photography  Obsessive Viewer - The homepage for all the things we do. Facebook - @ObsessiveViewer - @ObsessiveTiny - @IAmMikeWhite - @nerdster330 - @burger_lurker Obsessive Viewer Presents: Anthology - Matt’s solo podcast exploring science fiction anthology storytelling in television’s first golden age starting with The Twilight Zone. Apple Podcasts - Google Podcasts - Stitcher - Twitter Obsessive Viewer Presents: Tower Junkies - Our spinoff podcast dedicated to Stephen King’s magnum opus, The Dark Tower and related topics. Apple Podcasts - Google Podcasts - Stitcher - Twitter Loudlike “Mistakes We Must Make” EP on iTunes - Our theme song is “An Eclipse of Events.” Grab Loudlike’s EP and hear the full version of our theme. Patreon: As Good As It Gets– Mike’s band’s patreon inspired by the old Fan Club Memberships from the 80s and 90s. That’s My Brudda with Mike & Kevin– Mike and his brother’s YouTube channel for their home movie video podcast all about nostalgia and the 80s and 90s.
    Episode Homepage: http://www.obsessiveviewer.com/OV340

    • 2 hr 2 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
51 Ratings

51 Ratings

Robert Garder ,

Favorite Podcast

I found this podcast through Matt's other podcast Anthology and instantly fell in love. I even went back and listened to the previous 200+ episodes. Matt, Tiny, and Mike are great guys who you would want to be friends with and hang out with. Matt is pretty great interacting with his listeners and makes you feel apart of a community. Glad i found this podcast a couple years ago, only wish i found it sooner!

CombatPandaBear ,

Great podcast

Matt does a great job of breaking down movies and tv shows with his co-host Tiny. They’re pretty funny and their guest talkers bring a nice new view to the podcast. Should definitely listen.

Danns42 ,

Great podcast

I really enjoy this podcast. They give honest feedback about the films that they watch. They also spend a great deal of time describing how they choose and track films. It is well worth a listen.

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