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The Hollywood Outsider is a weekly entertainment podcast where we discuss specific topics in film and TV, review current movies, interview independent filmmakers, and put our own spin on movies and television. Winner at the 2017 Podcast Awards for Best TV & Film. Subscribe & listen to a new HO every week!

The Hollywood Outsider is a weekly entertainment podcast where we discuss specific topics in film and TV, review current movies, interview independent filmmakers, and put our own spin on movies and television. Winner at the 2017 Podcast Awards for Best TV & Film. Subscribe & listen to a new HO every week!

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The Hollywood Outsider is a weekly entertainment podcast where we discuss specific topics in film and TV, review current movies, interview independent filmmakers, and put our own spin on movies and television. Winner at the 2017 Podcast Awards for Best TV & Film. Subscribe & listen to a new HO every week!

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@H_Outsider

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English


Episodes

Summer Movie Preview 2021

5/12/2021
What summer movies are you most looking forward to? On this episode of The Hollywood Outsider podcast, 2021 has finally arrived at the greatest point of every cinephile’s annual indulgence, the Summer movie season! But with so many films coming out at this time, how is any self-respecting fan supposed to know what to see when there are so many options available? We’re here to help with our 2021 Summer Movie Preview! We discuss each month in detail; every major release, as well as our picks...

Duration:01:24:37

The Movies That Made Us Love Movies

5/5/2021
What are the movies that made you love movies? On this episode of The Hollywood Outsider podcast, we're discussing what movies overwhelmingly sparked our love for film before the age of 18. These films primarily influenced our appreciation for film, meaning these are our personal bedrock for our fandom or even obsession. They could be classics or ones that resonated with us for any given reason. These are the movies that made us love movies Also on this episode: upcoming releases, weekly...

Duration:01:57:25

Oscars 2021 | The 93rd Academy Awards Winners and Wrap-Up

4/27/2021
What did you think of the 93rd Annual Academy Awards? For this special Oscars 2021 wrap-up, Aaron and Amanda discuss the events, speeches, and winners of the 93rd Annual Academy Awards. The Academy Awards (“Oscars”) are the most prestigious awards in filmmaking and showcase some of the greatest talent and work in motion pictures for that running year. The nominees and winners are selected by majority vote from members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Ballots are cast by...

Duration:01:15:10

Mortal Kombat (2021) | The Falcon and the Winter Soldier

4/24/2021
What did you think of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier or Mortal Kombat? On this episode of The Hollywood Outsider podcast, we launch into our spoiler-filled reviews of the 2021 reboot of a video game classic, Mortal Kombat, as well as discuss the latest Marvel series from Disney+, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. If you have not seen either, be wary of spoilers. Discussed on this episode (0:00 – 33:20)(33:21 – 1:19:34)Patreon.com/ TheHollywoodOutsiderFacebook Group Do your shopping...

Duration:01:19:33

Beautiful Moments in Film, Classic Corner with Rio Bravo, Wildcat

4/21/2021
What do you consider the most beautiful moment in film? On this episode, we are discussing the most beautiful moments in film. Think about moments in movies that have really moved you, impacted you, or affected you in a positive way. Not necessarily beautiful cinematography, but more about the context of the scene or the dialogue which spoke to you in a beautiful way. Also on this episode: Classic Corner returns with a look at the John Wayne film Rio Bravo to determine if it truly is a...

Duration:01:25:51

Iconic Television Episodes

4/14/2021
What is the most iconic episode of television? Iconic is typically defined as widely recognized and well-established. Iconic episodes of television though are far and few between, because typically a series can only have one that would be called iconic, and how few episodes of any TV show are actually iconic? On this episode we discuss the very nature of reaching iconic status, as well as what episodes we would define as iconic. Sure, the usual suspects arrive in the form of Lost or Game of...

Duration:01:19:12

Godzilla vs Kong Spoilercast

4/5/2021
Ancient enemies, together again to have a straight up wrestling match on land and sea, the only cage match we needed to see this year, and the movie that might have just saved movie theaters. So strap in to your HEAVs and get ready to talk about Godzilla vs. Kong, it’s time to save MOTHRA! Find more info at https://www.thehollywoodoutsider.com/ Patreon.com/ TheHollywoodOutsiderFacebook Group Do your shopping via our Amazon Link!

Duration:01:22:39

Lone Wolf Assassin Movies, Invincible, Nobody, Seaspiracy

3/31/2021
Who is your favorite lone wolf assassin in film and why do we love these movies so much? Lone wolf assassin movies a.k.a. movies where one person (man or woman) is either exacting revenge by slaughtering evil doers in fantastic ways, or just does it because they are damn good at it. John Wick is the most tossed about example but really think on this: for examples, the 80s had Commando, Chuck Norris’ An Eye for an Eye, the 70s had Death Wish, also films like The Bourne Identity, Kill Bill,...

Duration:01:06:38

SXSW 2021 | The Films of South by Southwest

3/24/2021
The South by Southwest Festival is one of the largest of its kind in the world. Every year, thousands of fans arrive in downtown Austin, TX to partake in a couple of weeks of great music, technology, and film. For this special episode of The Hollywood Outsider, we take you along for our annual deep dive into the heart of the film festival portion, and even further into the films themselves. Over the course of several days, the 2021 SXSW Film Festival screened over numerous features, many...

Duration:02:27:45

Zack Snyder's Justice League Reactions Podcast

3/20/2021
With Zack Snyder's Justice League released to the world, what do you think of his vision? Determined to ensure Superman's ultimate sacrifice was not in vain, Bruce Wayne aligns forces with Diana Prince with plans to recruit a team of metahumans to protect the world from an approaching threat of catastrophic proportions. In HBO Max's Zack Snyder's Justice League, Darkseid arrives, Steppenwolf has a whole new look, Cyborg and Flash both have an actual backstory, and we’ve got over 3 hours of...

Duration:01:30:31

Oscars 2021 - The 93rd Academy Awards Nominees

3/15/2021
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was founded in 1927 and is the world's preeminent movie-related organization, comprising more than 9,000 accomplished individuals working in cinema. The Academy Awards "recognize and uphold excellence in the motion picture arts and sciences, inspire imagination, and connect the world through the medium of motion pictures". Winners for the 93rd Oscars will be announced during the live, in-person event on April 25, 2021 at 7 p.m. CST. On this...

Duration:01:04:15

TV Doctor Battle Royale, Coming 2 America, Boss Level, Chaos Walking

3/10/2021
Which TV Doctor is the Best? And Doctor Who doesn't count... This month marks the anniversary of what became a national lockdown, a time when our first responders gained a much deserved renewed focus. Doctors in particular were on the front lines helping us all as the crisis took on a fever pitch. On this episode of The Hollywood Outsider podcast, we are celebrating these medical heroes by talking about our favorite TV medical doctors in one of our most beloved podcast segments: the Battle...

Duration:01:57:05

WandaVision AfterHO | Episode 9: The Series Finale

3/7/2021
In this episode of WandaVision AfterHO, we're talking about episode 9 "The Series Finale", where the events of WandaVision come to a head, and the destinies of all who took part are determined. Wanda faces a final showdown against the person who has infiltrated her creation, while Monica and Jimmy fight to protect her as the series closes and Wanda's illusions begin to unravel.

Duration:01:21:32

Bad Boys | Bad Movie Night Patreon Sneak Peak

3/3/2021
This is an episode of our Patreon Exclusive podcast, Bad Movie Night, where we discuss a film critics or audiences failed to love, but we felt was not such a bad movie. This episode centers around the Will Smith / Martin Lawrence / Michael Bay opus, Bad Boys! You can support The Hollywood Outsider at https://www.patreon.com/thehollywoodoutsider

Duration:00:46:14

WandaVision AfterHO | Episode 8: Previously On...

3/1/2021
In this episode of WandaVision AfterHO, we're talking about episode 8 "Previously On...", where Wanda embarks on a troubling journey revisiting her past for insight into her present and future.

Duration:00:49:19

Golden Globes 2021

3/1/2021
On this special episode, Aaron discusses the winners of the 2021 Golden Globes, which were announced on Sunday, February 28, 2021 on NBC. The Golden Globes are prestigious accolades given to honorees for their excellence in television and film, both domestic and internationally, on behalf of the members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

Duration:00:25:41

Great Movie Plots Gone Wrong, Cherry, The Vigil, I Care A Lot

2/24/2021
Great movie plots gone wrong: those films with such a fantastic concept flawed execution On this episode of The Hollywood Outsider podcast, we're talking about great movie plots that went wrong. These are ones we thought were great in concept, but the execution - whether it be in production or performances - made us a sad panda. We're looking at you, Star Wars prequels, X-Men: The Last Stand, and Lady in the Water to name a few. We discuss our favorite examples of a wasted opportunity,...

Duration:01:38:21

WandaVision AfterHO | Episode 7: Breaking the Fourth Wall

2/22/2021
In this episode of WandaVision AfterHO, we are discussing "Breaking the Fourth Wall" where Monica plots her return, Wanda navigates unsettling complications, and Vision forms a new alliance.

Duration:00:39:05

Does Entertainment Have a "Cancel Culture" or Image Problem?

2/17/2021
Where do you stand on "cancel culture" in entertainment? Is it holding celebrities accountable or are we too quick to jump? On this episode of The Hollywood Outsider podcast, we're talking about the daily news section called "cancel culture" and whether entertainment has a cancel culture or image problem. To define cancel culture, cancel culture (or call-out culture) is a modern form of ostracism in which someone is thrust out of social or professional circles - either online on social...

Duration:01:28:56

WandaVision AfterHO | Episode 6: All-New Halloween Spooktacular!

2/15/2021
On this episode of WandaVision AfterHO, we are discussing episode 6 "All-New Halloween Spooktacular", when disturbances on Halloween separate Wanda from Vision, who looks into anomalous activity in Westview. The theories we present are based on Marvel comics connections we identify, outside of just Scarlet Witch and The Vision, as we know this will connect to Doctor Strange. Each week, we will dissect the true possibilities. Patreon supporters will receive early access at...

Duration:00:40:31