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Long time friends Daniel & Dean get together every Monday to breakdown one movie from the IMDB Top 250, giving their own history with the film, their ratings, rankings and any general banter along the way. Along with any listener reviews, the guys also briefly discuss any other films they've watched that week. So come along and join the journey!

Long time friends Daniel & Dean get together every Monday to breakdown one movie from the IMDB Top 250, giving their own history with the film, their ratings, rankings and any general banter along the way. Along with any listener reviews, the guys also briefly discuss any other films they've watched that week. So come along and join the journey!
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Long time friends Daniel & Dean get together every Monday to breakdown one movie from the IMDB Top 250, giving their own history with the film, their ratings, rankings and any general banter along the way. Along with any listener reviews, the guys also briefly discuss any other films they've watched that week. So come along and join the journey!

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Episodes

#28 - Pod v Pod V (w/ Draft: Courtroom Dramas/Review: Won't You Be My Neighbor?)

9/17/2018
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We're back this week for another battle in 'Pod v Pod V' where we have Gidgit VonLaRue from The Retro Cinema Podcast come in and take us on in our usual quizzes, including a patron selected movie draft on 'Courtroom Dramas'. A tonne of fun! We then go through the responses to the previous Question of the week 'What is the most overrated film on the Top 250 list?', and we take a look at the results of the previous round of matches in our 'Best Director Tournament. We then take some time to...

Duration:01:16:49

#27 - Toy Story (w/ Our Top 5 Pixar Films)

9/10/2018
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It's time to venture into the world of Pixar! And what better place to start than the beginning with 1995's Toy Story. Listen along as we learn one of Daniel's favourite words, Dean finds many ways to say the word binoculars, and we both discuss the differences between a gas station and a petrol station. As well as the breakdown, we also find out the results of last episodes Pod v Pod IV and the latest matches in our Best Director Tournament. We then give our 'Top 5 Pixar Films' So come on...

Duration:01:14:31

#26 - Pod v Pod IV (w/ The Meg)

8/27/2018
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We're back this week for another battle in 'Pod V Pod IV' where we have Sam & Stacey from the Movie Review In 20 Q's podcast step up and take us on in our usual quizzes, including a movie draft on 'Two Word Films'. You don't want to miss this one! We then go through the responses to the previous Question of the week 'What film from the top 250 are you most ashamed you haven't seen?', and we take a look at the results of the previous round of matches in our 'Best Director Tournament. We...

Duration:01:06:59

#25 - Donnie Darko (w/ Our Top 5 Films Of 2001)

8/20/2018
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Take off that stupid bunny suit and put your best man suit on as we get into one of our longest breakdowns yet, 2001's Donnie Darko! Listen on as Daniel reminisces on his own sleepwalking story, Dean tells everyone to 'Chut Up!', and we both end up debating about the presence of a higher power. As well as the breakdown, we also find out the result of last episodes Pod v Pod III, have a quick chat about the new 'Best Popular Picture' award added to the Oscars, we look at our next set of...

Duration:01:41:56

#24 - Pod V Pod III (w/ Mission Impossible: Fallout)

8/13/2018
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WE HAVE A MASSIVE ANNOUNCEMENT!!!! THE IMDB JOURNEY PODCAST IS NOW ON PATREON!! As you know, we LOVE talking about movies, and we want to be able to do more of that more often. We also want to create even more of an interactive listener environment too, and get our audience involved. That's why we're offering more content and interaction. We would also like to increase our production values and quality, so we hope that these extra incentives we are offering are worth the little bit of...

Duration:01:18:17

#23 - Some Like It Hot (w/ Our Best Director Tournament)

8/3/2018
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Put on your fancy shoes and stir up a cocktail because we're joining a 50's 'female' band! That's right in this episode we're breaking down the Billy Wilder classic 'Some Like It Hot' Starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis & Jack Lemmon. Join us as Daniel gives his best 1920's gangster impersonation, Dean gives his differing thoughts on Marilyn Monroe, and we both argue about 'conveniences'. As well as the breakdown, we also answer some questions that you the listeners sent in, we find out...

Duration:01:17:02

#22 - Our Top 5 Films Of 2018 So Far (w/ Pod v Pod II)

7/30/2018
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What? No movie breakdown this week? Listen on to hear our reasons! We start off this weeks episode with our latest 'Pod V Pod' where we have TJ & Serenity from the 'Movies With The Mrs.' podcast join us to battle in a variety of games, including a movie draft on 'Live Action Disney Films'. An absolute blast had by all! We then sit down and discuss what else we've been watching this week, including the biography documentary 'Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind' and the latest Jason Reitman...

Duration:01:26:48

#21 - Saving Private Ryan (w/ Pod V Pod I)

7/23/2018
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It's time for a more serious talk this week as we breakdown Steven Spielberg's War epic 'Saving Private Ryan', while dropping in bits of classic lighthearted humour along the way. Join us as Daniel offers up a piece of gum, Dean offers his review on the TV show 'Cheers', and both of us get a little deep. As well as the breakdown, we also introduce a new segment called 'Pod V Pod' where we take on some of your other favourite podcasts in a variety of movie games.This week we have Billy &...

Duration:02:35:23

#20 - Logan (w/ Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom)

7/14/2018
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We're crossing the border from the East to the West this episode as we breakdown the latest X-Men film 'Logan'. Hugh Jackman's final outing as the titular character, does this movie do the character justice? You'll have to listen on as Dean creates a new hashtag, Daniel offers his 'professional' medical opinion, and we both argue about X-24. As well as the breakdown, we also answer some listener questions, have another battle in a movie quiz and find out the results of the last movie draft...

Duration:02:14:56

#19 - Yojimbo (w/ Incredibles 2)

6/26/2018
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Sharpen your blades because we travelling east for this episode! That's right, we've got our first Akira Kurosawa film to breakdown, and it's his 1961 film Yojimbo, which was heavily influenced by American Westerns, and also inspired that very same genre after its release. Join us as Dean explains what gruel is, Daniel gets infatuated with an eyebrow, and we both get into an argument about whether this film can be classified as a comedy. As well as the breakdown, we also answer some...

Duration:02:26:53

#18 - Mega Movie Draft: Films That Should Be In The Top 250

6/11/2018
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What?! No movie breakdown this week? Fear not faithful listener, for while we take this week off of our regular content, we present to you our 'Mega Movie Draft'! 10 films each, drafting 'Movies That Should Be In The Top 250' These are our personal favourite films that for some crazy reason, aren't in the IMDB Top 250 list, and therefore void of our intense breakdown. Some you might love, some you might hate. Others you may not of seen (And the rest you haven't even heard of), but one thing...

Duration:00:40:01

#17 - Paths Of Glory (w/ Solo: A Star Wars Story)

6/4/2018
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We've ticked off a bunch off big time directors so far. Hitchcock, Chaplin, Tarantino, Nolan. Now it's time to add one of the biggest, if not THE biggest: Stanley Kubrick. So where are we starting? Why not his earliest work on the list 'Paths Of Glory'. Join us as Dean can't tell the difference between a cottage and a castle, Daniel has an unpopular favorite scene, and we both have a discussion over the difference between 'Villainous' and 'Villainess'. As well as the breakdown, we also have...

Duration:01:58:28

#16 - The Wizard Of Oz (w/ Deadpool 2)

5/21/2018
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Our journey has finally taken us down the Yellow Brick Road as in this episode of the podcast we are breaking down 1939's "The Wizard Of Oz'. Join us as Dean forgets the characters names, Daniel offers up a like for like comparison that may have you laughing like the witch, and we both lament about how awful Glinda is. As well as the breakdown, we also have a another crack at a movie quiz and find out the results of last weeks movie draft on 'Movies that are 90 minutes or less' (As well as...

Duration:01:45:35

#15 - City Lights (w/ Pacific Rim: Uprising)

5/14/2018
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Well, you'd figure that a movie with a short run time would end up with a shorter than usual podcast, and you're right! On this episode we breakdown the 1931 Charlie Chaplin classic, City Lights. Along the way you will hear Daniel get concerned about a particular drunken character, which prompts Dean to reminisce on his own drunken days of youth, and we both get into an insightful conversation about the waste piles of certain animals. As well as the breakdown, we also have a go at another...

Duration:01:21:26

#14 - La La Land (w/ Blockers)

5/7/2018
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There's no mistake this time! The movie we are breaking down this week is 'La La Land', the 2016 musical starring Emma Stone & Ryan Gosling. How does this shape up against one of it influences, 'Singin' In The Rain?' We'll find out as Dean learns his fractions, Daniel seems to have a thing for Morena Baccarin, and we both test out the pipes and get our singing voice on. As well as the breakdown, we also have a go at another movie quiz, find out the results of last weeks movie draft on MCU...

Duration:01:48:41

#13 - Ben-Hur (w/ Avengers: Infinity War & A Quiet Place)

5/1/2018
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Episode 13! Or if we're going by Roman numerals, XIII! It actually makes sense to use Roman numerals this time as in this episode we breakdown the 1959 biblical epic 'Ben-Hur'. With a whopping 3 and a half hour run time, Can this film maintain our focus and enjoyment from beginning to end? Listen along as Dean explains the process of auto-erotic asphyxiation, Daniel explains the best uses for honey and vinegar, and we get into a feud about the differences between 'favourite' and 'best'. As...

Duration:01:55:05

#12 - A Beautiful Mind (w/ Red Sparrow)

4/23/2018
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We're in double digits! You know what that means: 10 down, 240 to go! It's funny that we mention numbers, since on this weeks episode we breakdown The Best Picture Winner 'A Beautiful Mind', the film about famous mathematician John Nash. Join us on our journey as Dean can't tell the difference between the names Alice and Alicia, Daniel tries to get some input from our new friend, and both of us can't tell at points if we're talking about 'A Beautiful Mind' or 'In The Bedroom' Make sure to...

Duration:01:45:22

#11 - No Country For Old Men (w/ Ready Player One)

4/16/2018
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Episode 11! To everyone who thought we wouldn't get this far we say to you: 'You don't know what your talking about'. Which makes perfect sense we are breaking down The Coen Brothers Best Picture Winner 'No Country For Old Men.' Journey along as we hear Dean call out Sheriff Bell on his claim to be humourous, Daniel learns the difference between a bolt gun and a shotgun, and we end up in an argument that can only be solved by you, the listeners. We also see the results from our 'March...

Duration:01:38:57

#10 - Your Name (w/ The Commuter)

4/9/2018
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As we head into out tenth episode, we delve into our first animated film, but not one you would think of straight away. It's the anime 'Your Name.', from director Makoto Shinkai that quickly became the highest grossing anime of all time. If you listened to our 'Top 10 Films of 2017' podcast (https://www.spreaker.com/user/10206914/bonus-ep-1-our-top-ten-films-of-2017_1) you will know that we both ranked this quite high for the year (Maybe even the highest you could.) But will our opinions...

Duration:01:34:15

#9 - Singin' In The Rain (w/ Black Panther & Annihilation)

3/30/2018
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So what do you do when you haven't put out a podcast in a while? You unleash the biggest one you've done so far! That's right we're back at full capacity (well, sort of) to bring you our breakdown of the musical classic, Singin' In The Rain. We hear Dean's soothing rendition of the iconic song, Daniel learns different ways to say 'Premiere', and everyone has to put up with random bursts of coughing. And if that isn't enough, we decide to do a giant movie dump on you listeners, and talk...

Duration:02:25:23