Reel Ripe & Reel Rotten
By The Pensky File
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This podcast takes a look at the highs and lows of your favorite Hollywood artists! Each month, Wes and Clay will use Rotten Tomatoes to determine the best and worst film in one individuals filmography. Then you can listen along as they try to figure out what went right and what went wrong!
||ExplicitSteven Spielberg – E.T. (98%)||Hook might have been excessive and over the top, but it also might have been an attempt to recapture the feeling of E.T.? We discuss the 98% film and try to figure out where the love comes from, and if… Continue Reading →||3/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSteven Spielberg – Hook (29%)||Steven Spielberg is the highest grossing Hollywood director of all time, and is considered to be one of the greatest filmmakers that the world has ever seen. But even still, he did make “Hook” which is at 29% on Rotten… Continue Reading →||2/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTom Cruise – Risky Business (96%)||Risky Business launched Cruise’s career, and it also ended its directors! A 96% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes, Risky Business features Cruise as a high school senior who learns some hard lessons about life and prostitution while trying to get… Con||2/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTom Cruise – Cocktail (5%)||The power running, intensely emoting, Xenu worshipping Tom Cruise is the next subject of Reel Ripe & Reel Rotten! In this episode we start at the bottom with Cocktail, a 1988 film that currently sits at 5% on Rotten Tomatoes.… Continue Reading →||1/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitRidley Scott – A Good Year (25%)||A Good Year is a perfect example of a director taking on a genre that they are ill suited to handle. A romantic comedy that features very little romance and almost no comedy, A Good Year has Russell Crowe playing… Continue Reading →||1/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitRidley Scott – Alien (97%)||Famed director Ridley Scott is this month’s focus, and we kick things off with the modern classic, “Alien”, which is currently at 97% on RottenTomatoes! When the crew of a towing spaceship intercepts a message from a nearby planetoid,||12/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDecember 2017||After covering Patrick Stewart last month, it’s time for Clay and Wes to discuss a director! We put the selection up to a vote on Patreon.com, and this short episode will let you know which director we’ll be covering, and… Continue Reading →||12/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPatrick Stewart – Christmas Eve (0%)||After discussing Stewart’s nuanced performance in “Logan”, Clay and I discuss a holiday movie that has no nuance whatsoever. It’s 2015’s “Christmas Eve“! The film may list Patrick Stewart as the lead role, but it’s actually an ensemble p||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPatrick Stewart – Logan (93%)||“Logan” is a 2017 superhero film that features Patrick Stewart as Charles Xavier (the 7th time he’s played that character), the leader of the mutant group called the X-Men. Set in the near future, “Logan” is a genre defying story… Continue R||11/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitReel Ripe & Reel Rotten: Introduction||This podcast takes a look at the highs and lows of your favorite Hollywood artists! Each month, Wes and Clay will use Rotten Tomatoes to determine the best and worst film in one individuals filmography. Then you can listen along… Continue Reading →||11/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|