By Kempenaar & Larsen, WBEZ
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Weekly film podcast/WBEZ radio show from Chicago featuring in-depth reviews, top 5 lists and interviews. Hosted by Adam Kempenaar and Josh Larsen.
||#544: Dope / Manglehorn / Top 5 Films of 1994 (Revisited)||DOPE was a hit with audiences at this year's Sundance Film Festival... Adam and Josh, not so much. Plus, a few thoughts on David Gordon Green's latest starring Al Pacino, MANGLEHORN... and grab your box of chocolates, some hakuna matata and a little hope||26 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#543: Inside Out / Top 5 Actor-Director Pairs||Pixar has made heroes out of mute robots, anxious clown fish, a foodie rat and an irritable 80 year-old man. For their next mission, they go outside... in. Is the new INSIDE OUT a return to form for the once peerless animation studio? Josh and guest host||19 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#542: Jurassic World / Spy / Top 5 Movie Locations We Wish We Could Visit (Revisited)||It's been a couple decades since Steven Spielberg first choppered us to Isla Nublar, but Jurassic Park... is back open for business. The long-awaited fourth Jurassic installment comes along just in time for all hell to break loose. Josh and Adam review JU||11 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#541: Say Anything... / Aloha / Top 5 Movies of 1989 (Revisited)||Hawaii - the setting for Cameron Crowe’s ALOHA - is about 2,600 miles away from Seattle, which is the setting of his directorial debut, SAY ANYTHING... Is that also about how far apart the two films are in terms of quality? Josh and Adam answer that que||4 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#540: Tomorrowland / Top 5 Streaming Sci-Fi Movies||Director Brad Bird has given us an Iron Giant, a Mr. and Mrs. Incredible, and a Rat Chef… what awaits in TOMORROWLAND? Subbing in for Josh and Adam, Screencrush's Matt Singer and Buzzfeed's Alison Willmore – also the hosts of Filmspotting: SVU – rev||28 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#539: Mad Max: Fury Road / Pitch Perfect 2 / Top 5 Car Scenes||The last time we saw “Mad” Max Rockatansky, he was played by Mel Gibson and battling a spectacularly-coiffed Tina Turner. Max is back with Tom Hardy as the new road warrior. "Relatively Rational" Adam and "Mildly Miffed" Josh review MAD MAX: FURY ROAD||22 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#538: Top 5 Movie Posters / Slow West||A Grand Jury Prize winner at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, SLOW WEST has a lot to recommend: it’s beautifully shot, is occasionally darkly funny, and its star just might be the best actor in the business. Josh and Adam review Michael Fassbender'||15 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#537: Avengers: Age of Ultron / 2015 Summer Movie Preview||Tasha Robinson (The Dissolve) sits in for Adam this week, playing the brilliant and quick-witted Tony Stark to Josh's earnest do-gooder Steve Rogers. The dynamic duo – not to be confused with that Dynamic Duo – review AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON and share||7 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#536: Reservoir Dogs (Sacred Cow) / Top 5 Films of 1992||When RESERVOIR DOGS came out in 1992, Josh and Adam were movie geek teenagers – bound by their DNA to love it. But does Quentin Tarantino's debut hold up more than 20 years later? It's another Filmspotting Sacred Cow review... Plus, the Top 5 Films of 1||1 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#535: Ex Machina / Top 5 Movie Houses||Hop aboard the Filmspotting double decker bus for a tour of the movies' most famous and beloved homes... beloved by the hosts, anyway. Inspired by their review of Alex Garland's directing debut EX MACHINA, Josh and Adam share their Top 5 Movie Houses. Plu||23 4 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#534: While We're Young / Top 5 Midlife Crisis Movies||With Adam and Josh trading in their sensible family sedans for a pair of matching convertibles, their wives suggested they reveal their Top 5 Midlife Crisis Movies. Plus, a review of Noah Baumbach's latest, WHILE WE'RE YOUNG, a conversation with Steve Pro||16 4 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#533: Furious 7 / Top 5 Fast & Furious Moments||Having gone from Furious novices to completists in the past couple of weeks, Josh and Adam are all revved up to discuss the latest installment, FURIOUS 7, and share their Top 5 Fast & Furious Moments. Plus, the Filmspotting Madness championship round matc||9 4 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||#531: The Breakfast Club / Top 5 Films of 1985||If Josh is "The Brain," what does that make Adam – Vice Principal Vernon? Filmspotting commemorates the 30th anniversary of John Hughes' classic THE BREAKFAST CLUB with a Sacred Cow discussion. Plus, the Elite Eight of Filmspotting Madness is revealed,||26 3 2015||Free||View In iTunes|