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The Film Stage Show Ep. 147 – Ant-Man

Written by Brian Roan, July 20, 2015 at 12:53 pm 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Danny King, Bill Graham and I discuss binge-watching when it comes to True Detective, and more. Then we have a feature discussion of Marvel’s latest blockbuster Ant-Man. We also discuss the forthcoming slate of Blu-rays.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 147 – Ant-Man

0:00 – 07:04 – Introductions and Binge Watching
07:05 – 42:09 – Ant-Man Review
42:10 – 1:00:02 – Ant-Man Spoilers
1:00:03 – 1:04:56 – Forthcoming Blu-rays

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 146 – Eden

Written by Brian Roan, July 14, 2015 at 2:42 pm 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Amanda Waltz, Nick Newman and I discuss the closing of The Dissolve and what it means for the state of film criticism. Perhaps fittingly we then dive into a full review of Mia Hansen-Løve‘s DJ odyssey Eden (see our review, interviews, and more). We also discuss the forthcoming slate of Blu-rays.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 146 – Eden

0:00 – 02:48 – Introductions
02:49 – 10:19 – The Dissolve Closes and the State of Film Criticism
10:20 – 59:13 – Eden Review
59:14 – 1:10:48 – Forthcoming Blu-rays

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 145 – Inside Out

Written by Brian Roan, June 22, 2015 at 11:45 am 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Amanda Waltz and I are joined by Bill Graham to briefly discuss the short film Lava before diving into a full review of Pete Docter‘s latest animation Inside Out.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 145 – Inside Out

0:00 – 02:26 – Introductions
02:27 – 10:26 – Lava Review
10:27 – 41:10 – Inside Out Review
41:11 – 1:11:30 – Inside Out Spoilers

Bonus: Go behind-the-scenes of the making of the film.

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 144 – Jurassic World

Written by Brian Roan, June 16, 2015 at 11:30 am 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Amanda Waltz, and I are joined by Bill Graham to briefly discuss the Jurassic Park franchise before diving into a full review of Colin Trevorrow‘s record-setting blockbuster Jurassic World.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 144 – Jurassic World

0:00 – 04:57 – Introductions
04:58 – 20:20 – The Jurassic Films
20:21 – 58:33 – Jurassic World Review
58:34 – 1:44:46 – Jurassic World Spoilers

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 143 – Results

Written by Brian Roan, June 8, 2015 at 11:47 am 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Danny King, Amanda Waltz, and I briefly revisit our discussion of Brad Bird‘s Tomorrowland, which is now in wide release, before diving into a full review of Andrew Bujalski‘s Results, now available to stream and in limited theatrical release. Lastly, we discuss what we watched in the last week.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 143 – Results

0:00 – 07:03 – Introductions
07:04 – 39:13 – Results Review
39:14 – 53:59 – Results Spoilers
54:00 – 1:05:58 – What We Watched

What We Watched

Spy
Polytechnique (Stream on Amazon)
Liberal Arts (Stream on Netflix)
Blue Velvet (Stream on Netflix)

Bonus: Watch Bujalski analyze a scene below.

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 142 – Slow West and Tomorrowland

Written by Brian Roan, June 4, 2015 at 12:18 pm 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Danny King, Nick Newman, and I briefly discuss Brad Bird‘s Tomorrowland, which is now in wide release, before diving into the Michael Fassbender-led Slow West, now available to stream and in limited theatrical release. Lastly, we discuss the weekend ahead in cinema.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 142 – Slow West and Tomorrowland

0:00 – 03:22 – Introductions
03:23 – 07:38 – Tomorrowland Review
07:39 – 29:03 – Slow West Review
29:04 – 43:25 – Slow West Spoilers
43:26 – 52:06 – The Week Ahead

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 141 – Mad Max: Fury Road

Written by Brian Roan, May 18, 2015 at 11:52 am 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Amanda Waltz and I are joined by fellow TFS’er Bill Graham to discuss a trio of films. First up, we talk the Arnold Schwarzenegger zombie drama Maggie, then the HBO documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck. Following that we dive into our feature review of George Miller‘s Mad Max: Fury Road.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 141 – Mad Max: Fury Road

0:00 – 08:42 – Introductions
08:43 – 24:01 – Maggie
24:02 – 31:52 – Maggie Review
31:53 – 49:09 – Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck Review
49:10 – 1:32:47 – Mad Max: Fury Road Review
01:32:48 – 01:58:40 – Mad Max: Fury Road Spoilers

Bonus: Watch a recent discussion with George Miller.

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 140 – Avengers: Age of Ultron

Written by Brian Roan, May 4, 2015 at 11:30 am 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Amanda Waltz and I are joined by Dan Gvozden to discuss the mega-blockbuster that is Avengers: Age of Ultron as well as what it is like to sit through a 27-hour Marvel marathon. After that, we take a look at the films arriving on home video in the coming week and what we plan to discuss next.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 140 – Avengers: Age of Ultron

0:00 – 07:10 – Introductions
07:11 – 16:02 – Marvel Marathon
16:03 – 51:23 – Avengers: Age of Ultron Review
51:22 – 1:19:29 – Avengers: Age of Ultron Spoilers
1:19:30 – 1:28:16 – Coming Soon

Bonus: Listen to Joss Whedon discuss Avengers: Age of Ultron in-depth with Empire below.

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 139 – Ex Machina

Written by Brian Roan, April 27, 2015 at 12:13 pm 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Danny King, Amanda Waltz, and I discuss Alex Garland‘s sci-fi feature Ex Machina, which is currently in wide release. After that, we take a look at the films coming to theaters and home video in the coming week, as well as an odd Ray Liotta commercial.

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M4A:  The Film Stage Show Ep. 139 – Ex Machina

0:00 – 06:03 – Introductions
06:04 – 39:18 – Ex Machina Review
39:19 – 1:03:38 – Ex Machina Spoilers
1:03:39 – 1:07:28 – Coming Soon
1:07:29 – 1:17:24 – Ray Liotta‘s 1800 Commercial

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 138 – Clouds of Sils Maria

Written by Brian Roan, April 20, 2015 at 1:08 pm 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Danny King, Amanda Waltz, and I are joined by Nick Newman to discuss listener feedback before diving into a feature review of Olivier AssayasClouds of Sils Maria, which is currently in limited release. After that, we take a look at the films coming to theaters and home video in the coming week.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 138 – Clouds of Sils Maria

0:00 – 01:54 – Introductions
01:55 – 09:32 – Listener Feedback
09:33 – 51:29 – Clouds of Sils Maria Review
51:30 – 1:10:34 – Clouds of Sils Maria Spoilers
1:10:35 – 1:20:02 – Coming Soon

Bonus: See Assayas discuss a scene from the film below.

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