Movieha - Omaha’s Movie Podcast (May 6)

Episode 2 - Giggle fits and battling Badlanders

Welcome back!

If you're one of the folks who have been kind enough to give our teeny-tiny little ole podcast a chance, thanks so much. The response to the first episode was really great, and we hope to keep you coming back for more. In this week's episode, Matt has an epic giggle fit, I yell way too loud in at least 3 spots, and we battle over whether Badlanders is a terrible movie or whether Badlanders is a wonderfully terrible movie. Enough reading, give the play button a click and meet me on the other side for some of the interactive elements from this week's episode.

Box Office Haikus

As promised, here are this week's box office predictions, in haiku style!

1.) Thor - $68 million
My love of Norse gods
is eclipsed by just one thing:
Natalie Portman.

2.) Fast 5 - $39 million
How fast is too fast?
When are things too furious?
Only The Rock knows...

3.) Something Borrowed - $13 million
A disclaimer lie!
A little more than "something"
was borrowed for this.

4.) Jumping the Broom - $12 million
A clever title
but I'd rather jump the shark
all things considered.

5.) Rio - $10 million
I don't like toucans.
It started out with Fruit Loops
and got worse from there.

Another Earth Trailer

If you're ready to see why I'm right to have been so indignant with Matt Lockwood's incessant chortling over what is clearly a heartfelt and dang good looking flick, please click play below and be mortified at the indignity that my co-host's snickering represented.

Marwencol Trailer

This is our Netflix Roulette pick of the week, and I have a feeling we may have struck gold on this one. It looks really haunting and yet whimsical, the type of documentary that just gets my engine revving. What? My engine runs on quality cinema, not $4 gas.

Okay gang, that's it for this week. Thanks again for all your support! We wouldn't be soldiering on without you. Please sign up for our RSS feed HERE, download our podcasts and rave about us in the comments section of iTunes HERE, follow us on Twitter HERE, and become a fan of us on Facebook HERE! And as always, email any comments, concerns, and offers for full and gratuitous sponsorship to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). We're still holding out hope that our Rogue Brewery sponsorship is forthcoming, as a sixer of Dead Guy ale is killed each week in the filming of this podcast. See you next week!

posted at 02:18 am
on Sunday, May 08th, 2011

COMMENTS

(We're testing Disqus commenting (finally!); please let us know if you have trouble.)

comments powered by Disqus

 

« Previous Page


Cutting Room for August 15

For years, one rivalry has dwarfed all others. No, it’s not The Chicago Bears and The Green Bay Packers or Right and Left Twix. It’s “readers” versus “watchers,” as in those who (gasp) read books and...

more »


Movieha! Omaha’s Favorite Movie Podcast

On Your Radar: Keeper of Lost Causes

Netflix Roulette:Captain Harlock

Please sign up for our RSS feed HERE, download our podcasts and rave about us in the comments section of iTunes HERE,...

more »


Cutting Room for August 8

The inexplicable success of the most nonsensical pop culture franchise in history continues. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was a big, fat stinkin’ hit, kowabunga-ing to more than $65 million opening...

more »


Movieha! Omaha’s Favorite Movie Podcast

On Your Radar: Kung Fu Jungle

Netflix Roulette:Particle Fever

Please sign up for our RSS feed HERE, download our podcasts and rave about us in the comments section of iTunes HERE, follow us on...

more »


Cutting Room for August 1

Listen up! Or I suppose I should say escucha! The fourth biennial Cinemateca lineup has been announced. Once again, Film Streams and the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Office on Latino/Latin...

more »







Advanced Search