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The Film Stage Show Ep. 175 – Hail, Caesar!

Written by Brian Roan, February 9, 2016 at 12:23 pm 

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Welcome, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Show! This week, I’m joined by Jordan Raup and Bill Graham to discuss the Coens‘ latest feature, the 1950’s-set Hollywood comedy Hail, Caesar!, which is now out in wide release.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 175 – Hail, Caesar!

0:00 – 1:42 – Introduction

1:43 – 28:16 – Hail, Caesar! Discussion

28:17 – 47:12 – Hail, Caesar! Spoilers

Bonus: Watch a recent 25-minute talk with the Coens.

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 174 – 2016 Sundance Film Festival Wrap-Up

Written by Brian Roan, February 3, 2016 at 1:59 pm 

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Welcome, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Show! This week, we wrap up our experience at 2016 Sundance Film Festival through the eyes of Jordan Raup, Dan Mecca, John Fink, and Dan Schindel. They count down their personal favorites, discuss other highlights, trends, and more. One can see all of our reviews from the festival here.

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MP3: The Film Stage Show Ep. 174 – 2016 Sundance Film Festival Wrap-Up

0:00 – 53:57 – 2016 Sundance Film Festival Wrap-Up

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 173 – Top 10 Films of 2015

Written by Brian Roan, January 13, 2016 at 12:09 pm 

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Welcome, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Show! This week, Amanda Waltz, Nick Newman, and I hash out our personal top 10 films of 2015, along with some fun asides thrown into the mix. Be sure to let us know what you most enjoyed last year by commenting below.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 173 – Top 10 Films of 2015

0:00 – 1:20:20 – Our Top 10 Films of 2015

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 172 – The Revenant

Written by Brian Roan, January 12, 2016 at 3:15 pm 

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Welcome, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Show! This week, Amanda Waltz, Bill Graham, Dan Mecca, and I discuss Alejandro González Iñárritu‘s drama The Revenant, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy, which is now in wide release.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 172 – The Revenant

0:00 – 03:15 – Introductions

03:16 – 55:08 – The Revenant Review

55:09 – 1:12:40 – The Revenant Spoilers

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 171 – The Big Short

Written by Brian Roan, January 11, 2016 at 2:00 pm 

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Welcome, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Show! This week, Jordan Raup, Bill Graham, and I discuss Adam McKay‘s comedy/tragedy The Big Short, featuring Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Brad Pitt, and Ryan Gosling, which is now in wide release.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 171 – The Big Short

0:00 – 42:12 – The Big Short Review

Bonus: See Adam McKay‘s recent conversation with Bob Balaban.

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 170 – Carol

Written by Brian Roan, January 8, 2016 at 12:58 pm 

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Welcome, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Show! This week, Jordan Raup, Bill Graham, and I discuss Todd Haynes‘ drama Carol, starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara, which expands to over 500 theaters this weekend.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 170 – Carol

0:00 – 34:38 – Introductions and Carol Review

34:39 – 56:30 – Carol Spoilers

Bonus: See Todd Haynes‘ conversation with Charlie Rose.

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 169 – The Hateful Eight

Written by Brian Roan, January 4, 2016 at 10:31 am 

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Welcome, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Show! This week, Amanda Waltz, Nick Newman, Bill Graham, and I head to the snowy west with a discussion of Quentin Tarantino‘s latest film The Hateful Eight, which is now in wide release.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 169 – The Hateful Eight

0:00 – 05:43 – Introductions

5:44 – 47:06 – The Hateful Eight Review

47:07 – 1:32:46 –The Hateful Eight Spoilers

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 168 – Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Written by Brian Roan, December 18, 2015 at 9:56 am 

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Welcome, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Show! This week, Amanda Waltz, Nick Newman, and I travel to a galaxy far, far away to bring you our review of perhaps the year’s most anticipated film, Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Spoilers are kept to a minimum, and we do have a snap-judgement section before the review proper, so fear not: this is a safe space with plenty of warning before we get into the plot.

So have a listen, and be sure to tweet or e-mail us your thoughts both on the film itself and where you think the saga will go from here.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 168 – Star Wars: The Force Awakens

0:00 – 06:14 – Introductions

06:15 – 10:51 – Favorite Stars Wars Thing

10:52 – 35:12 – Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review

35:13 – 1:29:26 – Star Wars: The Force Awakens Spoilers

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 167 – Bone Tomahawk and Krampus

Written by Brian Roan, December 9, 2015 at 11:34 am 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Bill Graham, Amanda Waltz, and I open with a brief talk about The Leftovers before discussing Michael Dougherty‘s holiday horror comedy Krampus as well as the Kurt Russell-led western Bone Tomahawk.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 167 – Bone Tomahawk and Krampus

0:00 – 06:14 – Introductions
6:15 – 36:59 – Krampus review
37:00 – 45:41 – Krampus spoilers
45:42 – 1:10:31 – Bone Tomahawk review
1:10:32 – 1:32:54 – Bone Tomahawk spoilers

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The Film Stage Show Ep. 166 – Creed and The Good Dinosaur

Written by Brian Roan, December 2, 2015 at 11:26 am 

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Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Nick Newman, Bill Graham, Amanda Waltz, and I discuss Ryan Coogler‘s Rocky feature Creed as well as Pixar’s latest animation, The Good Dinosaur.

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M4A: The Film Stage Show Ep. 166 – Creed and The Good Dinosaur

0:00 – 03:51 – Introductions
3:52 – 45:20 – Creed review
45:21 – 53:41 – Creed spoilers
53:42 – 1:19:10 – The Good Dinosaur review
1:19:11 – 1:30:08 – The Good Dinosaur spoilers

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