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A producer, a film critic, and a humorist meet weekly to make sense of the world of cinema as we know it today. From the biggest blockbusters, to the most dumbfounding flops, the streaming wars and more, Mad About Movies keeps your movie itch scratched without taking this whole thing too seriously. They’re just movies, y’all. Remember to follow @MadAboutMovies Want more MAM? Become a VIP and get tons more Mad About Movies @ madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

A producer, a film critic, and a humorist meet weekly to make sense of the world of cinema as we know it today. From the biggest blockbusters, to the most dumbfounding flops, the streaming wars and more, Mad About Movies keeps your movie itch scratched without taking this whole thing too seriously. They’re just movies, y’all. Remember to follow @MadAboutMovies Want more MAM? Become a VIP and get tons more Mad About Movies @ madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Location:

Dallas, TX

Networks:

Wondery

Description:

A producer, a film critic, and a humorist meet weekly to make sense of the world of cinema as we know it today. From the biggest blockbusters, to the most dumbfounding flops, the streaming wars and more, Mad About Movies keeps your movie itch scratched without taking this whole thing too seriously. They’re just movies, y’all. Remember to follow @MadAboutMovies Want more MAM? Become a VIP and get tons more Mad About Movies @ madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Twitter:

@mam_podcast

Language:

English


Episodes

Movie News Roundup: Space Jam 2, Knives Out sequels, Gundam live-action & more

4/13/2021
It's time to round up some movie news topics and discuss them at length for our News Roundup edition of MAM. This week, we dive into the trailer for Space Jam: A New Legacy, the details of the Knives Out sequels coming to Netflix, the announcement of a live-action Gundam movie and more.

Duration:00:42:46

Godzilla vs. Kong

4/7/2021
We’ve been waiting for the arrival of Godzilla vs. Kong for what seems like not very long. But are we able to finally sit back and put our critic glasses away and enjoy a big dumb blockbuster? And do we want any more MonsterVerse? We’ve got over an hour to talk it out on the latest MAM. This week’s Throwback is Moneyball! Subscribe and get the ep at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:01:14:19

1st Annual Oscars Re-Do: 2012/2013

3/31/2021
We're starting an annual tradition here on MAM as we go back to the first year of the podcast and re-do the Oscars. Did the Academy get it right back then? What should the awards be now? Join us an our VIPs as we nominate and vote on a new alternate dimension version of the 2013 Oscars honoring the best films of 2012. Want to become a VIP? Get in at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:01:22:09

VIP Preview! Zack Snyder's Justice League

3/24/2021
It's our longest episode in the history of MAM. Nearly three hours long. Batman Shane joins the show to break down the Snyder Cut scene-by-scene. What will the consensus be? Enjoy the whole conversation exclusively at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip - and be sure to let us know what you think in our Discord!

Duration:00:27:25

Raya and the Last Dragon

3/17/2021
We were all supposed to experience Disney's 'Raya and the Last Dragon' in theaters in 2020. But now we're here, having watched it via streaming or otherwise, to review it with friend of the show Ariel Rada as we debate the future of Disney Animation and the place 'Raya' will have in the zeitgeist. Want more MAM? Or our Snyder Cut episode? Become a VIP at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:00:53:31

Movie News Roundup: 2021 Oscar Nominations

3/16/2021
The Oscars are coming late this year. But did the Academy at least get the nominees right? We're bringing you our raw thoughts on the nominees, plus some Weekly Recommends on this Movie News Roundup edition of MAM. Sign up for the VIP at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:00:59:22

Rants & Raves: WandaVision

3/10/2021
Marvel Studios has released their first official series via Disney+. So do we like it, or are simply indifferent? We've got over an hour of WandaVision talk for you on deck as we attempt to find out what this all means for the MCU going forward. Get in on the conversation on Discord at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:01:24:25

American Treasure Ceremony - February 2021

3/4/2021
Which American Treasure™ candidates could be bestowed with the coveted flag-lined denim vest this time? We're bringing forth 3 nominees for the February 2021 class of ATs. Who will make the cut? Want to nominate your own AT candidate? You can do so at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:00:19:53

Movie News Roundup: 2021 Golden Globes & Paramount+ announcement

3/2/2021
What were the big takeaways from this year's "remote" Golden Globes? And is Paramount+ worth a shot? We're bringing you a Movie News Roundup edition of MAM as we recap the Globes and more! Be sure to become a VIP over at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:00:49:51

VIP Preview! The Office (Season 2)

2/27/2021
From 'The Dundies' to 'Performance Review' to the infamous 'Booze Cruise,' season 2 is really when The Office became The Office. Join us for our season 2 discussion of our Office Retrospective as we review each and every season of the show in 2021. Hear the full episode: https://www.patreon.com/posts/48090543

Duration:00:11:39

Judas and the Black Messiah

2/22/2021
The polar vortex has passed and our power has been restored so we’re back to talking about movies and we begin where we left off with our favorite actors list, as several entries pop up in ‘Judas & the Black Messiah.’ Does this movie deserve some awards recognition this year, or is it simply more ‘Oscar Bait?’ We’re reviewing it all on this week’s episode and bringing you a fresh dose of Weekly Recommends. This week in the VIP - Coming to America (Throwback) and The Office (Season 2) Sign...

Duration:01:06:30

Episode 700: Our Top 10 Favorite Actors!

2/9/2021
Hard to believe we've recorded 700 episode of Mad About Movies! Thank you all for listening and for supporting along the way. To celebrate, we've got nearly 2 hours of podcast for you as we reveal our 10 favorite actors currently. Don't worry, our 10 favorite actresses will be episode 750! Become a VIP at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip for more episodes!

Duration:01:55:36

The Little Things

2/4/2021
Our Discord could not stop talking about 'The Little Things' which stars THREE Oscar winning actors. Does it live up to their potential, or did director John Lee Hancock get in the way? We're bringing you an impromptu review of The Little Things so if you'd like to be a part of our Discord as well and maybe suggest a movie, join at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:00:43:57

Ask Me Anything preview - directors, disappointing adaptations & more

2/1/2021
What directors would we want to see in a different era? Which movies that were adapted from books disappointed us the most? What would we do if we opened our own theater? Every month in the VIP we answer questions from listeners in a mega-sized AMA episode. Heres a preview of some of the crazy stuff we're doing on Patreon...but stay tuned to the end for Weekly Recommends! Sign up for the VIP at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:00:32:09

Outside the Wire

1/26/2021
Netflix has already started their year with a high budget sci-fi action movie. Are they starting on a high note or not? We're talking all things Outside the Wire on this main feed MAM! Want video versions of our pods? Subscribe at madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:00:53:29

American Treasure Ceremony - January 2021

1/25/2021
Something we're bringing back big in 2021 is our patent-pending American Treasures! Which nominees will make the cut this week, and will anyone be walking away with a coveted denim vest? See the full list of American Treasures on our website! Want more MAM? Our VIP Club includes bonus eps, AMAs, Discord access and more. madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:00:23:03

Movie News Roundup: Netflix release schedule, Deadpool 3, Godzilla vs. Kong & more

1/21/2021
Time to round up some movie news here on MAM! Netflix has released their 2021 schedule. What does it tell us about the future of the company? What will Deadpool 3 look like? We might finally have an answer, and Godzilla vs. Kong arrives sooner than expected. Make sure you become a VIP so you get Discord access and never miss an ep! madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:00:48:56

Rants & Raves: Best & Worst of 2020

1/19/2021
The time has come to finish up the weird year in film that was 2020. For the first hour, we're recapping our worst of the year lists, then onto the best movies of the year for the 2nd hour. Enjoy, and let's get excited for 2021 officially, y'all!

Duration:01:45:14

VIP Preview! The Office (Season 1)

1/18/2021
We're discussing every single season of The Office in the VIP! Head over to madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip to sign up and get them all throughout the year.

Duration:00:11:01

Minari

1/15/2021
It's our last review before we reveal our lists! We're welcoming back friend of the show Ariel from Geek 101 to discuss A24's 'Minari' and putting a nice little bow on the year in movies. Don't forget, our Office retrospective has just started! madaboutmoviespodcast.com/vip

Duration:00:54:22