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Episode 67 - THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS (1991)

7/5/2018
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Also discussed: Logan Lucky (2017), Superbad (2007), Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol (2011), Mindhunter (2017). We're back for another episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape!!! This week, it's the movie that ruined Chianti for wine lovers the world over, it's THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS!! There's a reason this film is regarded as one of the all time greats. Stellar performances, meticulous direction, sharp screenwriting, and some of the most heart-pumping horror sequences ever put on film....

Duration:01:49:17

Episode 66 - ROBOCOP (1987)

6/30/2018
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Also discussed: Score: A Film Music Documentary (2016), Push (2009), Krull (1983). Welcome back to a very exciting episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape!!! This week, we're looking at one of our all-time favourites, a film that has helped shape our taste in movies since that first fateful day we laid eyes on it, through the crack of the living room door while we were pretending to be asleep... it's ROBOCOP! We love this movie, and so should you. We talk ultra-violence and social satire, we...

Duration:01:46:37

Episode 65 - WILD WILD WEST (1999)

6/23/2018
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Also discussed: The Florida Project (2017), Spielberg (2017), Dunkirk (2017), Bad Boys (1995). What have we got ourselves into?!?! This week on Nic, Tys and Videotape, we're discussing a film that epitomises the idea of the 'soulless Hollywood blockbuster', the 1999 action-comedy(?), WILD WILD WEST! Spoiler alert: turns out we don't like this movie. It gets pretty rough, so if you're a fan of Wild Wild West, this probably isn't the podcast for you... everyone else? GET ON BOARD! ALSO,...

Duration:01:47:45

Episode 64 - MAN ON FIRE (2004) plus SO MANY TRAILERS

6/15/2018
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Also discussed: John Wick (2014), Safe House (2012). This week on Nic, Tys and Videotape, we're discussing a movie that has barely been thought of since its 2004 release, the Tony Scott directed, revenge epic, MAN ON FIRE! We're really hitting a niche market this week guys, BUT, if you've ever stumbled across this one while surfing your Netflix cue, or somehow actually saw this in a theatre (?!?!?), you'll know there's plenty to chew on in this ridiculously long and surprisingly complex...

Duration:01:55:16

Episode 63 - OCEAN'S ELEVEN (2001)

6/7/2018
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Also discussed: My Friend Dahmer (2017), Pan's Labyrinth (2006), Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989), O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000). Here we are again friends, time for another episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape!! This week, we discuss one of the most effortlessly rewatchable films of all time, the super-slick, enviably 'cool', and only-a-little-bit dated, OCEAN'S ELEVEN!! We talk great dialogue, terrible accents, great story-structure, terrible frosted tips, and try to make heads...

Duration:01:51:12

Episode 62 - MICHAEL JACKSON'S MOONWALKER (1988)

5/31/2018
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Also discussed: SOLO: A Star Wars Story (2018), Deadpool 2 (2018), Kubo and the Two Strings (2016), Poetic Justice (1993). Are you ready ladies and gentlemen, for a very special episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape?? This week, it's definitely not pretty, but we manage to stumble our way through a rambling and barely insightful discussion of the 1988 music-video-compilation/gangster-drama/fever-induced-nightmare that is MOONWALKER!! If you ever wanted to hear Nic and Tys at their most...

Duration:01:57:10

Episode 61 - Gone In 60 Seconds (2000)

5/24/2018
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Also discussed: The Dark Tower (2017), Jane Got A Gun (2015), Inside Man (2006), Dredd (2012), The Alienist (2018). It's time again for another episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape! This week, we're taking a look at the movie that did for car thieves what The Fast and The Furious did for... car thieves, also... it's GONE IN 60 SECONDS!! We talk terrible early 2000's hairstyles, the ever-evolving career of Nic Cage, how nonsense words like Sway, Sphinx and Memphis can every possibly be taken...

Duration:01:50:30

Episode 60 - THE BODYGUARD (1992)

5/10/2018
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Also discussed: Cobra Kai (2018), The Simpsons Movie (2017), Waterworld (1995). We're back to our regularly scheduled programming this week on Nic, Tys and Videotape, and what better way to get back into the swing of things than to spend some time with the Queen of the Night herself, as we chat the box-office juggernaut of 1992, THE BODYGUARD!! We've got a lead performance from the great K-Cost (sporting a garbage haircut), a screenplay from Lawrence Kasdan, direction from a personal fav...

Duration:01:49:49

Episode 59 - FAVOURITE MOVIES OF 2007 - "We Rank Stuff" Vol #4

5/3/2018
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Also discussed: Just the 2007 stuff this week... Trust us, we talk about enough movies to fill the episode! Welcome back to another very special episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape, as we return to a series that we like to pull out every now and then when we can't think of anything else to talk about, 'WE RANK STUFF'! This week, it's another Top 10 from a year that we pick at random, and so we present to you our FAVOURITE MOVIES OF 2007. Talk about content! We've got so much of it! Some...

Duration:02:30:10

Episode 58 - Avengers: Infinity War (Review AND spoiler discussion)

4/26/2018
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Also discussed: Josie and the Pussycats (2001), Seven Psychopaths (2012). Welcome to a very special episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape. After 10 years of speculating and obsessing over every easter egg and post-credits sequence we could get our hands on, it's finally here. Thanos is no longer that silly purple looking dude in the floating chair, he's the real deal and he means business... It's AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR, and we're having a SPOILER-FREE chat where you can hear our initial...

Duration:01:48:45

Episode 57 - MERMAIDS (1990) - "It's On My List" Vol #3

4/19/2018
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Also discussed: Justice League (2017), High Noon (1952), Free Fire (2016), Beyond Skyline (2017), Little Shop of Horrors (1986). Ladies and gentlemen we welcome you to another episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape. This week we bring you "It's On My List" Vol #3, the segment that allows us to discuss those particular films that somehow everyone has seen... except for us! In this episode, it's the coming-of-age-in-the-60's romantic drama from 1990, MERMAIDS!! We may be late to the party, but...

Duration:01:53:03

Episode 56 - THE DEVIL'S ADVOCATE

4/12/2018
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Also discussed: The Witch (2015), Wish Upon (2017), Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), The Toys That Made Us (2017-), Elysium (2013). We're back again for another exciting episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape. This week we're taking a trip back to 1997, to a time when Keanu Reeves still thought he could do accents and Al Pacino was seeing just how bonkers he could go before someone told him to chill. We'll be telling you all about our 'special places' as we discuss THE DEVIL'S...

Duration:01:49:40

Episode 55 - ALIEN

4/4/2018
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Also discussed: Black Panther (2018), Ready Player One (2018), 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016), Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991). Welcome to another exciting episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape. This week, we're looking at an absolute classic of genre cinema, a film that has inspired countless imitations and even a whole stack of its own sequels and spin-offs. It's 1979's ALIEN, and while we don't say anything that hasn't already been said better many times before, we do have an...

Duration:01:47:41

Episode 54 - MAILBAG SPECIAL Vol #1

3/22/2018
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Also discussed: Just a whole bucket load of movies. Welcome to a very special episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape! Today we're dedicating almost an entire episode to YOU, our wonderful listeners, as we answer your questions that have been emailed and tweeted from as far back as last October! In the end, because we talk nonsense, we only had time for three letters, but we get the chance to talk hangover movies, our favourites action titles of the 80's and 90's, and annoying child actors. We...

Duration:01:48:36

Episode 53 - ROLE MODELS

3/15/2018
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Also discussed: Annihilation (2018), Spiderman: Homecoming - SPOILERS! (2017), Goon: Last of the Enforcers (2017), Bone Tomahawk (2015). Guys, this is an unmissable episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape. If you're clamouring to hear two dudes ramble their way through an unfocused and inessential discussion of a mid-naughties, raunchy yet heartfelt comedy... boy have we got you covered!!! That's right, we're talking ROLE MODELS, and when we're not being distracted by the biological make-up of...

Duration:01:44:10

Episode 52 - OSCAR EXTRAVAGANZA 2018

3/7/2018
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We've been reading the blogs, watching the precursors, analysing the stats, and processing every bit of backlash over the past 6 months, and now we're finally here. Happy OSCARS day, NT&V family!!! We're breaking down all our favourite moments, the awards that surprised (spoiler... there weren't many), the jokes that landed, and the presenters that won us over. We also make our way through most of the Best Picture nominees and give our two cents or whether or not they deserved to win...

Duration:01:42:15

Episode 51 - Man of Steel - "We Are Groot" Vol #3

2/22/2018
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Also discussed: Lady Bird (2017), The Void (2016), American Fable (2016), The Gift (2015), The Fountain (2006), Behind The Candelabra (2013). Happy 51st episode Nic, Tys and Videotape!! This week, as we celebrate reaching the first of what will hopefully be many milestones at NT&V HQ, we're turning our attention to our favourite character in popular fiction, the man who has made a career out of wearing his underwear on the outside of his pants (also... being the greatest superhero of all...

Duration:02:07:28

Episode 50 - 10 Things I Hate About You (Special guest Kyahl Anderson)

2/14/2018
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Also discussed: Arrival (2016), When We First Met (2018), Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012), Poster: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016). We have a very special guest joining us this week on Nic, Tys and Videotape, actor, director, producer and all-round nice guy KYAHL ANDERSON! We welcome Kyahl to NT&V HQ for the first of hopefully many discussions, and this week we're heading back to the grand old year of 1999, a year that saw a 17 year old Tys crushing hard on Alex Mack and growing his...

Duration:01:55:30

Episode 49 - Most Anticipated Movies of 2018

2/7/2018
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Also discussed: Geostorm (2017), The Keepers (2017), My All-American (2015). Here we are again, listeners! It's that most wonderful time of year on Nic, Tys and Videotape, that time when every movie coming out this year might still become an "all-timer" and we've yet to be crushed by the disappointment of not having our own expectations met. It really is glorious, and so bask in that gloriousness with us, as we discuss our MOST ANTICIPATED MOVIES OF 2018!! We go month by month and talk...

Duration:02:18:27

Episode 48 - 2017 Wrap Up & Favourite Movie Moments of the Year

1/30/2018
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Welcome to 2018 you crazy cats!!! Nic, Tys and Videotape is back, baby! We're still living in the past as we discuss everything 2017 including memorable movie moments, most disappointing films of the year, exciting new discoveries, and finally, our FAVOURITE (I repeat... favourite... best has nothing to do with it) movies of last year. No doubt our choices will cause reactions ranging from mild confusion to infuriation, only made worse by our constant apologies for not being able to see...

Duration:02:11:02