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Welcome to Commentary Club! Join Jim and Teresa as they talk over various movies and bits of cult TV. So take your seat, make yourself comfy as we do commentaries for all kinds of films, the classic, the cult and the crap!

Welcome to Commentary Club! Join Jim and Teresa as they talk over various movies and bits of cult TV. So take your seat, make yourself comfy as we do commentaries for all kinds of films, the classic, the cult and the crap!

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United Kingdom

Description:

Welcome to Commentary Club! Join Jim and Teresa as they talk over various movies and bits of cult TV. So take your seat, make yourself comfy as we do commentaries for all kinds of films, the classic, the cult and the crap!

Twitter:

@Hypnogoria

Language:

English

Contact:

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Episodes

COMMENTARY CLUB 044 - Starcrash (corrected version)

3/2/2021
In this episode we look at one of the legendary bad films - Italian Star Wars knock-off Starcrash (1979)! Is it really as bad as folks claim? What was the late great Christopher Plummer doing in there? Is that really an early sighting of the Hoff? At any rate, it does have Caroline Munroe in a space bikini! So join us in a voyage to the haunted stars and Time will flow once more and everything will explode! NOTE - this a corrected version of this episode!

Duration:01:41:37

COMMENTARY CLUB 044 - Starcrash

3/1/2021
In this episode we look at one of the legendary bad films - Italian Star Wars knock-off Starcrash (1979)! Is it really as bad as folks claim? What was the late great Christopher Plummer doing in there? Is that really an early sighting of the Hoff? At any rate, it does have Caroline Munroe in a space bikini! So join us in a voyage to the haunted stars and Time will flow once more and everything will explode!

Duration:01:41:36

COMMENTARY CLUB - Minisode 024 - Blackadder II - Head

2/23/2021
In this episode we find Lord Blackadder being given the job of overseeing the execution of traitors at the Tower of London. However his plans to get *ahem* ahead go awry...

Duration:00:30:54

COMMENTARY CLUB - St Valentines Day Special 2021 - My Bloody Valentine

2/12/2021
It's Valentine's Day once again, and so in the spirit of St. Skeletor, we proudly present another massively inappropriate movie and revisit that seminal slasher from 1981 My Bloody Valentine

Duration:01:39:35

COMMENTARY CLUB - Minisode 023 - Blackadder II - Bells

2/9/2021
In a new mini season of our stay in, stay safe comedy podcasts, we look at the first episode of Blackadder II, in which we catch up with Blackadder, Percy and Baldrick in Tudor times, where merry England is ruled by Queen Elizabeth I (played Miranda Richardson),aided by her stalwart advisor Lord Melchett (Stephen Fry) and long-serving Nursie (Patsy Byrne). In this episode, romance is in the air and we have a guest appearance from the late great Rik Mayall as Lord Flashheart!

Duration:00:37:44

COMMENTARY CLUB 043 - Clue

2/3/2021
This time round we are looking at cult favourite Clue from 1985 - the first movie based on a board game! Featuring an all-star cast including Tim Curry, Eileen Brennan, Christopher Lloyd, Michael McKean, Madeline Kahn, Martin Mull and Leslie Anne Warren.

Duration:01:44:50

COMMENTARY CLUB 042 - Jack the Giant Killer

1/18/2021
In this podcast we go back to 1962 for a classic fantasy adventure Jack the Giant Killer! A magical tale based on British folklore starring Kerwin Matthews and Torin Thatcher, directed Nathan Juran, and with creature FX by Jim Danforth.

Duration:01:44:30

COMMENTARY CLUB CHRISTMAS SPECIAL 2020 - Scrooged

12/16/2020
For our Christmas special this year we have a real classic - the celebrated comedy take on A Christmas Carol starring Bill Murray and Karen Allen - Scrooged (1988)!

Duration:01:52:46

COMMENTARY CLUB 041 - Unholy Night

12/9/2020
In this show we are venturing in the worrying world of low budget Christmas horror, with Canadian anthology Unholy Night (2018) will festive frights ensure or just Yuletide yawns?

Duration:01:33:09

COMMENTARY CLUB - Minisode 022 - Blackadders Christmas Carol

12/3/2020
We have a festive visit to Mr Ebenezer Blackadder for Blackadder's Christmas Carol! First aired back on 23rd December 1988, this classic Yuletide comedy special features an all-star cast which includes Rowan Atkinson, Tony Robinson, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Robbie Coltrane, Miranda Richardson, Miriam Margolyes, and Jim Broadbent!

Duration:00:50:24

COMMENTARY CLUB 040 - The Nightmare Before Christmas

11/25/2020
'Twas a long time ago, longer now than it seems, in a place that perhaps you've seen in your dreams.... Yes, it's cult film time again, in this podcast we go back to 1993 for the cult classic The Nightmare Before Christmas, written by Tim Burton, directed by Henry Selick and featuring music by Danny Elfman!

Duration:01:28:08

COMMENTARY CLUB - Minisode 021 - The Storyteller - The Greek Myths Part II

11/17/2020
In this minisode we return to the Jim Henson's The Storyteller to look at the final two episodes from the little known second season. Here we have two classic tales of heroes versus famous monsters - Theseus and the Minotaur and Perseus and the Gorgons!

Duration:00:57:26

COMMENTARY CLUB 039 - The African Queen

11/13/2020
Join us on an epic adventure across Africa with some Hollywood's brightest stars as we revisit a true classic - The African Queen (1951) starring Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn and directed by John Huston.

Duration:01:55:38

COMENTARY CLUB HALLOWEEN SPECIAL 2020 - Halloween (1978)

10/31/2020
This year, for the spookiest night of the year, we are revisiting John Carpenter's classic horror movie - Halloween (1978) - the film that brought us the Shape, AKA Michael Myers!

Duration:01:40:17

COMMENTARY CLUB 038 - Zombeavers

10/22/2020
It's crap film time again, and we have a movie about undead wildlife - Zombeavers (2014)! Yes, a film about zombie beavers... Does hilarity ensue?

Duration:01:24:45

COMMENTARY CLUB MINISODES 20 - The Storyteller - The Greek Myths Part I

10/2/2020
In this minisode we return to the Jim Henson's The Storyteller to look at two episodes from the little known second season. In this series, Michael Gambon takes on the mantle of the Storyteller to recount tales from Greek myth. And in this episode, we watch the story of Daedalus and Icarus, and the legend of Orpheus.

Duration:00:58:18

COMMENTARY CLUB 037 - Westworld

9/3/2020
In this episode we take a trip to Delos for the holiday of the future! Yes, we are revisiting Michael Crichton's first tale of a futuristic theme park gone bad Westworld - the seminal science fiction meets Western movie starring Yul Brynner as the unstoppable android Gunslinger!

Duration:01:39:51

COMMENTARY CLUB 036 - The Quatermass Xperiment (1955)

8/17/2020
For our classic movie this time we are watching a hugely important film, a massive influence on modern science fiction and the grandfather of Hammer horror - yes, it's The Quatermass Xperiment (AKA The Creeping Unknown in the US) from 1955.

Duration:01:35:06

COMMENTARY CLUB 035 - Enter the Dragon

8/5/2020
As a tribute to the late great John Saxon we settle to watch one of his most celebrated movies - the martial arts classic Enter the Dragon (1973), in which Mr Saxon, an actual real-life black belt, co-starred with the legendary Bruce Lee!

Duration:01:55:28

COMMENTARY CLUB 034 - Attack of the Killer Tomatoes

7/13/2020
In this show we take a look at one of the most infamous rubbish films of all time Attack of the Killer Tomatoes (1978). Is this a terrible movie made by morons or actually an ahead-of-its-time spoof?

Duration:01:33:47