Tag: Ethan Hawke

Episode 176: The Magnificent Seven Review

by on Sep.17, 2016, under Podcasts

This week Iain and Gavin Printgot to watch Antoine Fuqua’s (Training Day, Olympus Has Fallen, The Equalizer) remake of  The Magnificent Seven starring  Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, Vincent D’Onofrio, Byung-hun Lee, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Martin Sensmeier, Matt Bomer, Haley Bennett, Peter Sarsgaard and Luke Grimes (phew!)

No spoilers this week, instead we discuss how the new film stacks up on it’s own, how it compares to the John Sturges original ,Fawn over Chris Pratt and puzzle over where exactly Yul Brynner was from, in the movie and real life.

Let us know what YOU think over on twitter at @mcyapandfries, on Facebook or by emailing us here at [email protected] or using the Contact Us form!

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Not taken…but shaken…

by on Feb.03, 2015, under Podcasts

predestination.mondoposter_largeOn this week’s review-heavy podcast we discuss A Walk Amongst the Tombstones starring Liam Neeson, the much fêted Birdman with Michael Keaton, 1980’s crime drama A Most Violent Year with Oscar Isaac and Jessica Chastain, Michael Mann’s hacker thriller Blackhat and in a time travelling double bill,the Michael Bay produced, found footage time travel movie  Project Almanac and Predestination starring Ethan Hawke!

As we recorded this before the Super Bowl we don’t  cover the super Bowl trailers in this week’s show.  Next time baby!

As usual here are the links to all the trailers and cool stuff we talked about on the show

 

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Leon Tan Returns!

by on Oct.04, 2014, under Podcasts

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Yet another bad ass John Wick poster

This week we once again joined by Leon Tan of Dragonslate Media and Imaginex Studios for his Hollywood insider perspective as well as an exclusive review of Nicolas Cage’s Outcast, which was recently pulled from cinemas just hours before release in China. Iain also reviews Disney’s Maleficent and new releases Annabelle  and Dracula Untold. Gavin doesn’t have anything to review as he was busy FINALLY catching up on Game of Thrones Heres the show notes:

 

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SUCK IT HATERS!

by on Aug.29, 2013, under Podcasts

Suck it.

A lot has happened in the world of comic book films since the last podcast, not least being the casting of Ben Affleck as Batman in the sequel to Man of Steel!

We discuss our reaction to this news, as well as the rest of the internet’s, in this week’s cast, as well as more casting rumours and leaked footage from Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, a heap of trailers for new Young Adult adventures following on from the success of the Hunger Games, listener emails and reviews of ElyysiumMagic Magic, and Pom Poko.

As usual all the trailers and items discussed the podcast are listed below for you delectation, enjoy!

 

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