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A weekly movie-related podcast hosted by Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell.

A weekly movie-related podcast hosted by Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell.
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New York, NY

Description:

A weekly movie-related podcast hosted by Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell.

Twitter:

@ErikDavis

Language:

English

Contact:

866-857-5191


Episodes

Here's Everything You Need to Know About Netflix's New Marvel Superhero Shows

11/7/2013
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On this special episode of the Fancast movies podcast, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell are joined by Marvel expert John Gholson (@gholson) to dissect the monster news that Disney/Marvel have teamed with Netflix on four new live-action solo superhero shows and then one Avengers-like mini-series called The Defenders. What should you expect and when? The guys have all your answers. You can also subscribe to this podcast on iTunes here -->...

Duration:00:15:55

'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Buzz, Plus: Why 'Ender's Game' Is One of the Best YA Adaptations Yet

10/31/2013
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On this week's Fancast movies podcast, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell talk about Halloween costumes and that new 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' trailer. Also: What's the buzz on this week's new releases, and why 'Ender's Game' might just be one of the best YA adaptations yet. (This Week's Fancast Drinking Game: Take a shot every time Erik's phone rings.) For more, subscribe to this podcast on iTunes right here --> https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/fancast-a-movies-podcast/id688929983

Duration:00:20:40

'Thor: The Dark World' Buzz, 'Avatar' Sequel News, the Scariest Horror of 2013 and More

10/24/2013
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On this week's Fancast movies podcast, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell deliver the early verdict on 'Thor: The Dark World.' Also on today's show: Big 'Avatar' sequel news, the scariest horror movie of 2013 and everything you need to know about this week's new releases, 'Bad Grandpa' and 'The Counselor'. For more, subscribe to this podcast on iTunes here --> https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/fancast-a-movies-podcast/id688929983

Duration:00:21:07

Major 'Fifty Shades of Grey' News, The Best Horror Remakes and More

10/17/2013
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On this week's Fancast movies podcast, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell bring you up to date on some major 'Fifty Shades of Grey' news. Also: The guys throw out their favorite horror remakes and dish on all the buzz surrounding 'Carrie,' 'Escape Plan' and the rest of the week's new releases. For more, subscribe to this podcast on iTunes here --> https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/fancast-a-movies-podcast/id688929983?mt=2&ign-mpt=uo%3D2

Duration:00:25:19

Quentin Tarantino's Favorite Movies of 2013, Plus Buzz on 'Captain Phillips' and 'Machete Kills'

10/9/2013
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On this week's Fancast movies podcast, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell talk about life post-Gravity, including Quentin Tarantino's somewhat bizarre list of his favorite movies of 2013, as well as our thoughts on this week's new releases, 'Captain Phillips' and 'Machete Kills.' For more podcasts, subscribe here --> https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/fancast-a-movies-podcast/id688929983?mt=2&ign-mpt=uo%3D2

Duration:01:33:59

Why 'Gravity' Is Destined to Become One of Your Most Memorable Moviegoing Experiences

10/3/2013
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On this week's Fancast movies podcast, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell pour all sorts of love on top of 'Gravity', explaining why you need to see the film on the biggest screen possible. Erik and Sean also get a little personal as they talk about their top three most memorable moviegoing experiences. Subscribe to more episodes of the Fancast movies podcast on iTunes here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/fancast-a-movies-podcast/id688929983?mt=2&ign-mpt=uo%3D2

Duration:01:33:45

The Five Fantastic Fest Movies You Have to See

9/27/2013
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On this special episode of the Fancast Movies Podcast, Erik Davis is joined by Alicia Malone to talk all about the insanity of Fantastic Fest, while also recommending five movies that are definitely worth watching

Duration:01:26:54

Huge 'Thor 2' News, Plus: How 'Star Wars' is Following in Marvel's Footsteps

9/18/2013
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On this week's Fancast movies podcast, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell talk about some 'Thor: The Dark World' news that's making its way around, as well as how Star Wars may be taking a page out of Marvel's playbook while they gear up for new sequels beginning in 2015. You can also find this podcast on Fandango, Movies.com and iTunes, for your listening pleasure.

Duration:00:24:54

Our Favorite Big (and Small) Movies from This Year's Toronto International Film Festival

9/12/2013
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On this episode of the Fancast movies podcast, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell each choose one big film and one smaller film to recommend as they wrap up another fantastic year at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival. You can check out lots more of their festival coverage right here: http://www.movies.com/movie-news/toronto-international-film-festival-archive

Duration:00:29:35

Live from Toronto: Is 'August: Osage County' The One to Beat for Oscar's Best Picture?

9/9/2013
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On this special episode of the Fancast podcast live from the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell discuss 'August: Osage County,' a dysfunctional family drama (itself based on a Pulitzer Prize-winning play) that may just be this year's lead contender for the Best Picture Oscar. Let us explain why...

Duration:00:19:00

Live from Toronto: Our Most Memorable Moments from This Year's Fest

9/9/2013
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On this special episode of the Fancast podcast live from the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell are joined by the lovely and talented Alicia Malone (of Malone's Movie Minute) to talk about our most memorable moments from this year's festival. From the big premieres to the wacky celebrity encounters, it's been a wild year here in Toronto. Let us take you through it all...

Duration:00:18:01

Live from Toronto: Here's What We Thought of 'Can a Song Save Your Life?' and 'Philomena'

9/8/2013
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On this special episode of the Fancast, Fandango's Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell report live from the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival with reactions to two Weinstein Co. movies: 'Can a Song Save Your Life?,' starring Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo and Adam Levine, and 'Philomena,' starring Judi Dench and Steve Coogan. We also touch briefly on 'The F Word' and 'The Double,' as well as go over some memorable celebrity encounters we've had while here.

Duration:00:10:44

Live from Toronto: Our First Thoughts on 'Gravity,' 'Dallas Buyers Club' and '12 Years a Slave'

9/7/2013
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On this special episode of the Fancast podcast, Fandango's Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell report live from the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival with early word on what are sure to be three major awards contenders: Gravity, Dallas Buyers Club and 12 Years a Slave.

Duration:00:18:06

Live from Toronto: First Reactions to 'Prisoners,' 'The Fifth Estate,' 'Labor Day,' and 'Blue is the Warmest Color'

9/6/2013
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On this special episode of the Fancast, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell report live from the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival with reactions to the first couple of days of movies.

Duration:00:19:45

Everything We Know About the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Movie

9/3/2013
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On today's Fancast podcast, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell reveal everything they know about this 'Fifty Shades of Grey' movie, due out next year, including their thoughts on what's turning out to be some very controversial casting decisions.

Duration:01:20:00

The Six Fall Movies You Really Need to See

8/29/2013
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On this week's podcast, Fandango's Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell preview the upcoming fall season of movies by selecting six films you're definitely going to want to keep an eye on. Also: Stick around for Sean's review of the One Direction concert movie.

Duration:00:25:32

Is Ben Affleck The Right Man to Play Batman?

8/23/2013
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On this special roundtable podcast, Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell are joined by comics expert John Gholson to dissect this week's big news that Ben Affleck is going to play Batman in the Man of Steel sequel due out in 2015. Good idea? Bad idea? We weigh in with our thoughts.

Duration:00:19:57

The Best and Worst of the 2013 Summer Movie Season

8/21/2013
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On this week's podcast, Fandango's Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell recap the 2013 summer movie season, giving you their picks for best movie, worst movie, biggest star, breakout performance and more.

Duration:00:25:32

Is 'The Butler' This Year's First Oscar Contender? Plus: Does 'Kick-Ass 2' Kick Ass?

8/14/2013
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On this week's podcast, Fandango's Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell discuss Lee Daniel's 'The Butler' and whether it is indeed our first true Oscar contender of the year. We also spit out the buzz on 'Kick-Ass 2', tell you what 'Paranoia' is and recommend two smaller movies that you definitely must see.

Duration:00:23:23

Will Big 'Star Wars' News Hit This Weekend? Plus: Buzz on All the New Releases

8/8/2013
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On this week's podcast, Fandango's Erik Davis and Sean O'Connell tell you all about Disney's D23 conference, along with what sort of news may come from it. Will there be a big 'Star Wars' announcement? Marvel? Pixar? Also, we go through this weekend's four new wide releases and let you know what the buzz is on all of them.

Duration:00:28:46