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Reels of Justice

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We put movies on trial.

We put movies on trial.

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United States

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We put movies on trial.

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English


Episodes

ROJ-204: “The People vs. Spider-Man 3” with Nathaniel Jonsson

7/7/2022
We have a great responsibility this week, but not much power, when Nathaniel Jonsson (“At The Devils Ball Podcast”) web-slings into the court to defend 2007’s “Spider-Man 3.” *** Prosecutor: Big Ben Haslar. Defense: Nathaniel Jonsson. Judge: The Honorable Dylan J. Schlender. Jurors: Maynard Bangs, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Dylan J. Schlender. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:03:22

ROJ-203: “The People vs. The Spy Who Loved Me” with Frieda Toth

6/30/2022
Nobody does it better than author Frieda Toth (“James Bond, Route 9 and Me”) when she sets her sights on the 1977 film adaptation of 007’s “The Spy Who Loved Me.” *** Prosecutor: Frieda Toth. Defense: Dylan J. Schlender. Judge: The Honorable Maynard Bangs. Jurors: Big Ben Haslar, Maynard Bangs, Ryan Luis Rodriguez. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:03:06

ROJ-202: “The People vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III” with Graham Skipper

6/23/2022
This week, the court gets totally tubular when Graham Skipper (“VFW”) defends 1993’s time traveling family feature, “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III.” *** Prosecutor: Maynard Bangs. Defense: Graham Skipper. Judge: The Honorable Ryan Luis Rodriguez. Jurors: Dylan J. Schlender, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Big Ben Haslar. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:00:58:08

ROJ-201: “Death on the Nile (1978) vs. Death on the Nile (2022)” with Jeremy Black

6/16/2022
We start Season Three off right when Jeremy Black helps us pit the 1978 adaptation of Agatha Christie’s “Death on the Nile” against its 2022 counterpart. *** “Death on the Nile (1978)”: Dylan J. Schlender. “Death on the Nile (2022)”: Jeremy Black. Judge: The Honorable Big Ben Haslar. Jurors: Maynard Bangs, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Big Ben Haslar. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:06:47

ROJ-153: “The People vs. Barb Wire” with Yvonne Freese and Conor McGiffin

6/9/2022
This week, on a very special Season Finale of the Reels of Justice, Yvonne Freese and Conor McGiffin (“Mystery Science Theater 3000”) call each other Babe repeatedly as they debate the merits of the 1996 Pamela Anderson vehicle “Barb Wire.” *** Prosecutor: Conor McGiffin. Defense: Yvonne Freese. Judge: The Honorable Maynard Bangs. Jurors: Big Ben Haslar, Dylan J. Schlender, Ryan Luis Rodriguez. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:09:34

ROJ-152: “The People vs. Octopussy” with Matt Sherman

6/2/2022
This week, our court proceedings hit an all time high when Matt Sherman (“James Bond Fan Events”) defends 007’s 1983 feature, “Octopussy.” *** Prosecutor: Maynard Bangs. Defense: Matt Sherman. Judge: The Honorable Ryan Luis Rodriguez. Jurors: Dylan J. Schlender, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Big Ben Haslar. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:05:20

ROJ-151: “The People vs. Halloween Kills” with Movies After Work

5/26/2022
On this week’s episode, Evil may or may not Die Tonight when Thomas Greene (‘Movies After Work’ Podcast) joins the court to serve as a guest juror as we prosecute the 2021 slasher film “Halloween Kills.” *** Prosecutor: Big Ben Haslar. Defense: Maynard Bangs. Judge: The Honorable Ryan Luis Rodriguez. Jurors: Thomas Greene, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Dylan J. Schlender. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:00:44

ROJ-150: “The People vs. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” with Simon Majumdar

5/19/2022
We seek the Question this week when Simon Majumdar (“Food Network’s Tournament of Champions”/”Eat My Globe” Podcast) besmirches the 2005 film adaptation of Douglas Adams’ “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.” *** Prosecutor: Simon Majumdar. Defense: Ryan Luis Rodriguez. Judge: The Honorable Dylan J. Schlender. Jurors: Big Ben Haslar, Dylan J. Schlender, Robb Maynard. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:00:55:16

ROJ-149: “The People vs. Constantine” with Dwight Hurst

5/12/2022
This week, Dwight Hurst (“Broken Brain” Podcast) walks through the fires of Hell to defend the 2005 Keanu Reeves film, “Constantine.” *** Prosecutor: Big Ben Haslar. Defense: Dwight Hurst. Judge: The Honorable Maynard Bangs. Jurors: Dylan J. Schlender, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Maynard Bangs. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:05:36

ROJ-148: “The People vs. Se7en” with Kelsey Ann Brady and Emily Marsh

5/5/2022
On this week’s episode, we find out what’s in the box when Kelsey Ann Brady and Emily Marsh (“Mystery Science Theater 3000”) become Wrath and arbitrate the 1995 David Fincher film, “Se7en.” *** Prosecutor: Kelsey Ann Brady. Defense: Emily Marsh. Judge: The Honorable Dylan J. Schlender. Jurors: Big Ben Haslar, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Robb Maynard. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:00:59:48

ROJ-147: “Shrek 2 vs. Paddington 2” with Jeremy Black

4/28/2022
We once again prove that family films bring out the worst in us when Professor Jeremy Black re-joins the court to pit the 2004 comedy “Shrek 2” against another all-ages sequel, 2017’s “Paddington 2.” *** “Shrek 2:” Jeremy Black. “Paddington 2:” Ryan Luis Rodriguez. Judge: The Honorable Dylan J. Schlender. Jurors: Robb Maynard, Big Ben Haslar, Dylan J. Schlender. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:00:59:26

ROJ-146: “The People vs. Glen or Glenda” with Trace Beaulieu

4/21/2022
On the 100th episode of the Reels of Justice, Trace Beaulieu (“The Mads Are Back, Mystery Science Theater 3000”) pulls the strings to defend Ed Wood’s 1953 magnum opus, “Glen or Glenda.” *** Prosecutor: Maynard Bangs. Defense: Trace Beaulieu. Judge: The Honorable Big Ben Haslar. Jurors: Dylan J. Schlender, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Big Ben Haslar. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:00:53:05

ROJ-145: “The People vs. Hudson Hawk” with Kevin Smith

4/14/2022
In the courtroom this week, Kevin Smith (“Suns and Shadows-Cast”) sings slightly off-key as he defends Bruce Willis’s 1991 action comedy “Hudson Hawk.” *** Prosecutor: Dylan J. Schlender. Defense: Kevin Smith. Judge: The Honorable Ryan Luis Rodriguez. Jurors: Big Ben Haslar, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Robb Maynard. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:00:58:28

ROJ-144: “The People vs. Dune (2021)” with Isaac Arthur

4/7/2022
We have wormsign in the courtroom this week when Isaac Arthur (“Science and Futurism”) defends the 2021 science fiction epic, “Dune.” *** Prosecutor: Dylan J. Schlender. Defense: Isaac Arthur. Judge: The Honorable Big Ben Haslar. Jurors: Big Ben Haslar, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Robb Maynard. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:00:16

ROJ-143: “Toy Story 2 vs. Toy Story 4” with Bouncin’ Bobby LePire

3/31/2022
Battlelines are drawn in the courtroom this week when Bouncin’ Bobby LePire (Film Threat) joins us to pit Pixar’s “Toy Story 2” against “Toy Story 4” in a winner-takes-all, no-holds-barred fight to the death. *** “Toy Story 2”: Ryan Luis Rodriguez. “Toy Story 4”: Bouncin’ Bobby LePire. Judge: The Honorable Big Ben Haslar. Jurors: Dylan J. Schlender, Maynard Bangs, Big Ben Haslar. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:04:59

ROJ-142: “The People vs. Alien 3: The Assembly Cut” with Case Aiken

3/24/2022
In the courtroom this week, no one can hear you scream when Case Aiken (“Another Pass” Podcast) defends the 2003 extended “Assembly Cut” of the 1992 sci-fi horror film, “Alien 3.” *** Prosecutor: Maynard Bangs. Defense: Case Aiken. Judge: The Honorable Dylan J. Schlender. Jurors: Big Ben Haslar, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Dylan J. Schlender. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden. *** Here is the link to Case’s Indiegogo, “Farragut Forward: A Star...

Duration:01:03:06

ROJ-141: “The People vs. Baghead” with Jeremy Bates

3/17/2022
This week, author Jeremy Bates (“World’s Scariest Places” series) takes refuge in the courtroom to defend the 2008 mumblecore horror film, “Baghead.” *** Prosecutor: Dylan J. Schlender. Defense: Jeremy Bates. Judge: The Honorable Maynard Bangs. Jurors: Big Ben Haslar, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Robb Maynard. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:01:34

ROJ-140: “The People vs. Planet of the Apes (2001)” with Ron McAdams

3/10/2022
The courtroom becomes a madhouse (a madhouse!) this week when Ron McAdams (“Under Three Moons”) defends Tim Burton’s 2001 remake of “Planet of the Apes.” *** Prosecutor: Maynard Bangs. Defense: Ron McAdams. Judge: The Honorable Ryan Luis Rodriguez. Jurors: Dylan J. Schlender, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Big Ben Haslar. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:05:02

ROJ-139: “The People vs. Star Trek: The Motion Picture” with Scott Weitz

3/3/2022
On this week’s episode, the courtroom boldly goes basically where it went last week when Scott Weitz (“Dread of Night Radio Theater”) defends the 1979 sci-fi film, “Star Trek: The Motion Picture.” *** Prosecutor: Big Ben Haslar. Defense: Scott Weitz. Judge: The Honorable Dylan J. Schlender. Jurors: Robb Maynard, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Dylan J. Schlender. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:01:03:56

ROJ-138: “The People vs. Star Trek: Insurrection” with Joshua Weilerstein

2/24/2022
This week, conductor Joshua Weilerstein (“Sticky Notes” Podcast) beams into the courtroom and sets his phasers to fun when he prosecutes the 1998 sci-fi film, “Star Trek: Insurrection.” *** Prosecutor: Joshua Weilerstein. Defense: Dylan J. Schlender. Judge: The Honorable Big Ben Haslar. Jurors: Big Ben Haslar, Ryan Luis Rodriguez, Robb Maynard. *** Advisory: Silvana Carranza. Prologue: Kirk R. Thatcher. Original Theme: WT Golden.

Duration:00:59:58