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A weekly podcast looking at the best and worst films of all-time, as voted for by IMDB users. New episodes typically on a Saturday, 6pm GMT.

A weekly podcast looking at the best and worst films of all-time, as voted for by IMDB users. New episodes typically on a Saturday, 6pm GMT.
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Ireland

Description:

A weekly podcast looking at the best and worst films of all-time, as voted for by IMDB users. New episodes typically on a Saturday, 6pm GMT.

Twitter:

@thetwofifty

Language:

English


Episodes

159. Gone With the Wind - Winter of '39 (#165)

12/6/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, The 250 is a fortnightly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released Saturdays at 6pm GMT. So this week, Victor Fleming, George Cukor and Sam Wood's Gone With the Wind. A tale of revolution, romance and redemption set against the backdrop of the Civil War, Gone With the Wind remains one of the most sweeping epics ever produced by the studio system. The...

Duration:02:26:44

158. The Wizard of Oz - w/ The Movie Palace - Winter of '39 (#--)

11/29/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, The 250 is a fortnightly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released Saturdays at 6pm GMT. This week, a special crossover episode with The Movie Palace Podcast, a film podcast hosted by Carl Sweeney taking a look at the classics of Hollywood's golden age. Carl suggested a crossover episode taking a look at the list, and particularly some of the classic movies...

Duration:02:13:43

157. Ford v. Ferrari (Le Mans '66) - This Just In (#156)

11/24/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This time, James Mangold's Ford v. Ferrari. In response to the worst sales slump in American history, the Ford Motor Company embraces a radical idea: it will build a car to beat Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. However, in order to do that, it needs to recruit...

Duration:01:53:54

156. House of Dead (-#8)

11/15/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guests Ethan Shattock and Gerard Rooney from Disconnected Talk, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. This time, Uwe Boll’s House of the Dead. In this adaptation of the beloved arcade shooter game, a rave on a remote island goes horribly wrong. A small group of friends arrive late to the party of a lifetime, only to find it has...

Duration:01:45:03

155. The 250 Anniversary Special 2019

11/8/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. This week, to mark the podcast's three-year anniversary and passing the one-hundred-and-fifty-episode threshold, we decided to bring back as many of the guests from the third year as possible. So, joining Andrew and Darren on this podcast are: Andy Hazell, who recorded Twin Peaks: The Return and Mary and Max Tony...

Duration:02:56:17

154. Exorcist II: The Heretic - Halloween 2019 (-#94)

11/1/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with Doctor Bernice Murphy and Phil Bagnall, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. This time, a Halloween treat. John Boorman's Exorcist II: The Heretic. At time of recording, it was ranked 94th on the list of the worst movies of all time on the Internet Movie Database.

Duration:01:47:31

153. The Exorcist - Halloween 2019 (#--)

10/25/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with Doctor Bernice Murphy, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. This time, a Halloween treat. William Friedkin's The Exorcist. At time of recording, it was not ranked the list of the best movies of all time on the Internet Movie Database.

Duration:01:41:51

152. Capernaum - This Just In (#118)

10/18/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guests Jay Coyle and Ronan Doyle, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This week, Nadine Labaki's Capernaum. In a Lebanese court room, a young boy takes his parents to court. He accuses them of a horrendous crime, blaming them for giving him life. As Zain reflects on a...

Duration:01:41:23

151. Fight Club - Summer of '99 (#10)

10/11/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guests Charlene Lydon and Alex Towers, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This time, continuing our Summer of ’99 season, David Fincher’s Fight Club. 1999 was a great year for movies, with a host of massively successful (and cult) hits that would define cinema for a next...

Duration:02:30:04

150. Joker - This Just In (#9)

10/5/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guest Jenn Gannon, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This week, Todd Phillips' Joker. In eighties Gotham, a failed clown descends into madness as the city breaks down around him. Garbage builds up in the streets as violence lurks in the alleyways. What kind of a man can...

Duration:02:11:32

149. American Beauty - Summer of '99 (#73)

9/27/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guest Charlene Lydon, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This time, continuing our Summer of '99 season, Sam Mendes’ American Beauty. 1999 was a great year for movies, with a host of massively successful (and cult) hits that would define cinema for a next generation: Being...

Duration:01:57:46

148. The Sixth Sense - Summer of '99 (#157)

9/20/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guest Joe Griffin, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This time, continuing our Summer of '99 season, M. Night Shyamalan’s The Sixth Sense. 1999 was a great year for movies, with a host of massively successful (and cult) hits that would define cinema for a next generation:...

Duration:01:53:50

147. The Matrix - Summer of '99 (#18)

9/13/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guests Grace Duffy and Alex Towers, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This time, continuing our Summer of '99 season, Lana and Lilly Wachowski’s The Matrix. 1999 was a great year for movies, with a host of massively successful (and cult) hits that would define cinema for...

Duration:02:18:21

146. Baby Geniuses - Summer of '99 (-#23)

9/6/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guest Luke Dunne, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This time, continuing our Summer of '99 season, Bob Clark’s Baby Geniuses. 1999 was a great year for movies, with a host of massively successful (and cult) hits that would define cinema for a next generation. It was also...

Duration:01:41:06

145. Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels - Summer of '99 (#137)

8/30/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guests Babu Patel and David Singleton, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This time, continuing our Summer of '99 season, Guy Ritchie’s Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels. 1999 was a great year for movies, with a host of massively successful (and cult) hits that would...

Duration:01:58:06

144. La Vita è Bella (Life is Beautiful) - Summer of '99 (#26)

8/23/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guests Ethan Shattock and Gerard Rooney from Disconnected Talk, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This time, continuing our Summer of '99 season, Roberto Benigni’s La Vita è Bella. 1999 was a great year for movies, with a host of massively successful (and cult) hits that...

Duration:01:54:13

143. Once Upon Time... in Hollywood - This Just In (#127)

8/17/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guest Phil Bagnall, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This time, Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood. It's February 1969. Everything is changing. Hollywood itself seems to be facing an inevitable collision with the turmoil that has engulfed the rest of...

Duration:02:35:22

142. American History X - Summer of '99 (#34)

8/9/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and this week with special guest Charlene Lydon, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. New episodes are released every Saturday at 6pm GMT. This time, kicking off our Summer of '99 season, Toby Kaye’s American History X. 1999 was a great year for movies, with a host of massively successful (and cult) hits that would define cinema for a next generation:...

Duration:02:42:34

141. Escape Plan 2: Hades - This Just In (-#100)

8/2/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and with special guests Babu Patel and Giovanna Rampazzo, This Just In is a subset of The 250 podcast, looking at notable new arrivals on the list of the 100 worst movies of all-time, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. This time, Steven C. Miller's Escape Plan 2: Hades. At time of recording, it was ranked 100th on the list of the worst movies of all time on the Internet Movie Database.

Duration:01:43:33

140. Sanjuro - This Just In (#--)

7/26/2019
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Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, and with special guest Chris Lavery, This Just In is a subset of The 250 podcast, looking at notable new arrivals on the list of the 250 best movies of all-time, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. This time, Akira Kurusawa's Sanjuro. At time of recording, it was not ranked on the list of the best movies of all time on the Internet Movie Database.

Duration:01:22:54