Cinephellas Podcast – Episode 155 (Down with the Phellas)

The CinePhellas are back for 2023! The first episode of the new year, on Episode 155 of the Cinephellas Podcast, the ‘Phellas discuss…
• Who We’d Cast in James Gunn’s DCEU
• Creed 3 & Remembering Boxing Movies

• Favorite/Best Cartoon Intros

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Review – Mayfair Witches – Episodes 1+2 (2023)

A young neurosurgeon discovers that she is the unlikely heir to a family of witches in the AMC adaptation of Anne Rice’s Mayfair Witches. Check out our review of the first two episodes of the series, with new episodes releasing Sundays on AMC+.

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“Follows a neurosurgeon who discovers she is the unlikely heir to a family of witches. She must contend with a sinister presence that has haunted her family for generations.”

Review – Hunters Season 2 : Episode 1 (2023)

The hunt for high-ranking Nazi officials and Adolf Hitler himself continues overseas in the second season of Prime Video’s Hunters. Check out our review of the first episode of the new season, now streaming in its entirety on Prime Video!

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“In 1977, in New York City, a troubled young Jewish man bent on revenge is taken in by a secret group of Nazi hunters fighting a clandestine war against the cabal of high-ranking Nazi officials in hiding who work to create the Fourth Reich.”

Review – Yellowstone : Season 5 Part 1 (2022)

John Dutton becomes the governor of Montana in the fifth season of Yellowstone. We review the first half of the season and talk about the impact of the show and the great writing from creator Taylor Sheridan.

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“Kevin Costner has traded in his cowboy boots to become governor of Montana, and his children will remain at his side as they battle new villains to uphold their legacy over the Yellowstone ranch”

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Review – The Santa Clauses : Episodes 1 + 2

Tim Allen returns to the iconic role of Scott Calvin/Santa Claus in the new Disney+ series ‘The Santa Clauses.’ We’ll be back to review the entire season. New episodes are released every Wednesday on the streaming platform. Happy Holidays! 🎅🎄

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“Scott Calvin is about to turn 65 and, realizing he can’t be Santa forever, sets out to find a suitable replacement Santa while preparing his family for a new adventure in life south of the pole.”

Review – A Christmas Story Christmas (2022)

Adult Ralphie returns to his childhood home on Cleveland Street after his father’s passing and sets out to give his family a magical Christmas in his father’s memory. Get in the spirit with us as we review A Christmas Story Christmas, now streaming on HBO Max.

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“Follows the now-adult Ralphie as he returns to the house on Cleveland Street to give his kids a magical Christmas like the one he had as a child, reconnecting with childhood friends, and reconciling the passing of his Old Man.”

Review – The Brothers Grimm (2005)

Kevin Muller reviews the 2005 film The Brothers Grimm starring Heath Ledger and Matt Damon.

One of the benefits of the streaming platform model is that companies like Netflix give their artists room to breathe and flesh out their creative vision. It took Martin Scorsese years to bring his 2019 film The Irishman to the big screen, since no one wanted to fund his vision. If he can’t dodge the interference of the studio, can you imagine how hard it is for a mid-level film maker to get through? There are countless stories of directors and the studio heads coming to blows, both figuratively and literally. Terry Gilliam, one of the most bizarre, but interesting, directors to be around in the system for over 30 years, faced many of these challenges when making his 2005 comedic fantasy, The Brothers Grimm.

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Review – The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power – Episode 1 (2022)

Travel back to Middle Earth with Logan and Henry for their review of The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power, now streaming every Friday on Prime Video.

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“Epic drama set thousands of years before the events of J.R.R. Tolkien’s ‘The Hobbit’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings’ follows an ensemble cast of characters, both familiar and new, as they confront the long-feared re-emergence of evil to Middle-earth.”