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The Media Play News Podcast

Dec 7, 2022

This episode could have been 4 hours long. The show winds the clock forwards and backwards, looking ahead to December’s most anticipated movies and streaming shows, and looking backwards to some of the most popular shows of the year. Sandwiched between those segments are wrap-up thoughts on both The Peripheral and

Nov 30, 2022

It’s a review roundtable week: Charles brings in his thoughts on the Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special and Charlie updates the show on his progress through The Peripheral (pretty good) and 1899 (imagine if Lost happened on the Titanic). Glass Onion debuted in theaters for a limited Thanksgiving weekend run and...

Nov 23, 2022

We have a new show format! Charles covers the original comic’s influences for Black Panther: Wakanda Forever and Charlie gives a teaser for the sci-fi show The Peripheral. Following that, Peacemaker gets a physical release next week and James Cameron wildly throws expletives around in an interview about Avatar 2

Nov 16, 2022

33 years after Weird Al Yankovic’s cult movie UHF comes his biopic-parody movie “Weird: The Al Yankovic Story.” We review this movie and then a 1960s romcom starring Elvis. Surprised? Turns out Elvis had a prolific acting career as Blue Hawaii was his 8th film (and most lucrative up to that point). Black Panther:...

Nov 9, 2022

Black Adam still tops the box office for its third consecutive weekend, but is sure to surrender the crown next weekend when Wakanda Forever debuts. We cover the minimalist movie Fall and a trio of 40s film noir movies from the ongoing Dark Side of Cinema collection.


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