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Welcome to Whiskey and Popcorn! A podcast dedicated to all things film. We review the latest films coming to theaters, discuss movie trends, and occasionally have a drink while doing so. Kaely and Tuesday are your hosts.

Welcome to Whiskey and Popcorn! A podcast dedicated to all things film. We review the latest films coming to theaters, discuss movie trends, and occasionally have a drink while doing so. Kaely and Tuesday are your hosts.
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Welcome to Whiskey and Popcorn! A podcast dedicated to all things film. We review the latest films coming to theaters, discuss movie trends, and occasionally have a drink while doing so. Kaely and Tuesday are your hosts.

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English


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'A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood' is just what we need right now

11/27/2019
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Last year we got an intimate look into Fred Roger's life in Won't You Be My Neighbor? This year, Tom Hanks zips up the iconic sweater as Mr. Rogers in A Beautiful Day in the Neighbor. The story follows the interactions between Mr. Rogers and journalist Lloyd Vogel (Matthew Rhys) as he endeavors to write a profile on the children's show host. What we see is a biopic that is as stunning as it is touching. Hanks masterfully fills Fred's shoes and Rhys' performance is heartfelt. We highly...

Duration:00:13:32

'Ford v Ferrari' is fun, fast, and fantasic

11/19/2019
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The best films are the ones that you have zero expectations for and then you leave thoroughly surprised and entertained. That was "Ford v Ferrari" for us. As two women who know nothing about cars, we loved this film. Take a listen to hear why. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for Whiskey and Popcorn! Find out more at https://whiskeyandpopcorn.pinecast.co

Duration:00:12:34

'Terminator: Dark Fate' is unsatisfying for fans

11/13/2019
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Terminator: Dark Fate is full of the action we crave but the reboot leaves us fans in a bitter place. We have mixed feelings about this film. Action fan, Kathy Ritchie joins host Kaely Monahan to dissect the latest Terminator movie. Do note that there are spoilers in this review. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for Whiskey and Popcorn! Find out more at...

Duration:00:22:10

'Doctor Sleep' is a snore

11/12/2019
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Doctor Sleep picks up with Danny Torrence years after the events at the Overlook Hotel. Still traumatized, Dan struggles with alcoholism and is searching for peace. But the past comes back to haunt him when he meets teenager, Abra who gives off an incredible "shine." Together they fight the cult members who tried to feed off of those who shine in order to gain immortality. Despite the star-packed cast, Doctor Sleep left us scratching our heads more than satisfied. Never miss a review by...

Duration:00:19:43

'Midway' is everything 'Pearl Harbor' strove for and missed

11/11/2019
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Roland Emmerich's "Midway" is a sprawling epic of a war film that highlights this decisive battle in the Pacific. Fast-paced, thrilling, and illuminating, "Midway" is everything "Pearl Harbor" tried to be and missed. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for Whiskey and Popcorn! Find out more at https://whiskeyandpopcorn.pinecast.co

Duration:00:14:54

'Harriet' gives Tubman 'superpowers' and cheapens her story

11/8/2019
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'Harriet' attempts to tell the whole life of Harriet Tubman in the span of two hours to mediocre success. The theatrical Harriet has "superpowers" and loses momentum as it tries to inject action while condensing her incredible story. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for Whiskey and Popcorn! Find out more at https://whiskeyandpopcorn.pinecast.co

Duration:00:12:15

Poking fun at Nazis isn't new, but 'Jojo Rabbit' is still fresh

11/4/2019
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From Charlie Chaplin's The Great Dictator to Mel Brooks' The Producers, we have been fed a parade of the absurd when it comes to Nazis and their ideals. Now Taika Waititi can add his name to the list of directors who take a swipe at Germany's greatest shame. In Jojo Rabbit we experience the waning days of World War 2 through the eyes of a dedicated Hilter-fan, 10-year-old Jojo. A staunch believer in das Führer to the point of imagining Hitler as his imaginary friend, Jojo aims to be the best...

Duration:00:15:04

Interview with Scottsdale International Film Festival

10/25/2019
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The Scottsdale International Film Festival is one of our favorite local festivals here in the Valley. This year, the festival continues to grow with screenings at three locations, Opening the festival is the anticipated "Marriage Story." With 10 days of films from all over the globe we're excited to see what's in store. Kaely and Tuesday caught up with the festivals executive director, Amy Ettinger to hear what the 2019 season has in store. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're on...

Duration:00:09:22

Sensational! 'Parasite' is why we go see movies

10/20/2019
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Darkly humorous with a biting edge, Bong Joon Ho's 'Parasite' is a masterpiece of storytelling. Greed, classicsm, and horror are wrapped in a hysterical package that will leave you in stitches. Fans of Bong's work won't be disappointed. Make sure you don't miss this movie! Never miss a review by subscribing. We're on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, and right here on Soundcloud. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for...

Duration:00:14:40

The City of Mesa welcomes its first film festival

10/18/2019
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The City of Mesa is getting its first film festival. And as a native who grew up in the largest Phoenix suburb, I have to say...it’s about time!! The man behind it is Indian Antao. He also started the Mesa Music Festival. Hailing from New Jersey, he fell in love with Arizona after visiting during the Super Bowl in 2015. Host Kaely Monahan caught up with him at the lounge in the Delta Hotel in downtown Mesa to find out how the inaugural Mesa International Film Festival came to be. Never miss...

Duration:00:10:33

The City of Mesa welcomes its first film festival

10/18/2019
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The City of Mesa is getting its first film festival. And as a native who grew up in the largest Phoenix suburb, I have to say...it’s about time!! The man behind it is Indian Antao. He also started the Mesa Music Festival. Hailing from New Jersey, he fell in love with Arizona after visiting during the Super Bowl in 2015. Host Kaely Monahan caught up with him at the lounge in the Delta Hotel in downtown Mesa to find out how the inaugural Mesa International Film Festival came to be. Never miss...

Duration:00:10:33

A solid performance but 'Joker' leaves us uneasy

10/16/2019
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Joaquin Phoenix delivers a demanding performance you can't take your eyes off of. But a solid performance doesn't hold this film up. We have mixed feelings on this one. Take a listen to hear why. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, and right here on Soundcloud. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for Whiskey and Popcorn!

Duration:00:19:02

A solid performance but 'Joker' leaves us uneasy

10/16/2019
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Joaquin Phoenix delivers a demanding performance you can't take your eyes off of. But a solid performance doesn't hold this film up. We have mixed feelings on this one. Take a listen to hear why. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, and right here on Soundcloud. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for Whiskey and Popcorn!

Duration:00:19:02

'Judy' is a heart breaking marvel

10/11/2019
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Renée Zellweger delivers a truly spectacular performance in 'Judy.' The story is tragic, the music heart-rending. There are no warm fuzzies in this film. Hear why this film is one to watch. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, and right here on Soundcloud. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for Whiskey and Popcorn!

Duration:00:19:34

'Judy' is a heart breaking marvel

10/11/2019
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Renée Zellweger delivers a truly spectacular performance in 'Judy.' The story is tragic, the music heart-rending. There are no warm fuzzies in this film. Hear why this film is one to watch. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, and right here on Soundcloud. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for Whiskey and Popcorn!

Duration:00:19:34

'Downton Abbey' movie keeps the spirit of the show

9/23/2019
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Nearly four years after the final episode of "Downton Abbey" aired, we return to the home of the Crawley's. Fans of the show will be delighted to know that the creator Julian Fellowes helmed the movie. It fits seamlessly into the Downton narrative. For the film, the Crawley's are faced with what the future of Downtown will look alike. Add to that a surprise visit by the king and queen. The old world clashes with the modern in an elegant and engaging story that is well worth watching. Never...

Duration:00:15:51

'Downton Abbey' movie keeps the spirit of the show

9/23/2019
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Nearly four years after the final episode of "Downton Abbey" aired, we return to the home of the Crawley's. Fans of the show will be delighted to know that the creator Julian Fellowes helmed the movie. It fits seamlessly into the Downton narrative. For the film, the Crawley's are faced with what the future of Downtown will look alike. Add to that a surprise visit by the king and queen. The old world clashes with the modern in an elegant and engaging story that is well worth watching. Never...

Duration:00:15:51

Casting is Nailed in Horror Sequel "It Chapter Two"

9/8/2019
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Pennywise (Bill Skarsgård) is back in the second half of Stephen King's It. 27 years later and the Loser's Club is back in Derry, Maine on a mission to end Pennywise forever. Special guest: Amanda Luberto. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, and right here on Soundcloud. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for Whiskey and Popcorn!

Duration:00:22:59

Casting is Nailed in Horror Sequel "It Chapter Two"

9/8/2019
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Pennywise (Bill Skarsgård) is back in the second half of Stephen King's It. 27 years later and the Loser's Club is back in Derry, Maine on a mission to end Pennywise forever. Special guest: Amanda Luberto. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, and right here on Soundcloud. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for Whiskey and Popcorn!

Duration:00:22:59

Where'd the plot go, 'Bernadette'?

9/4/2019
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Adapted from the bestseller, "Where'd You Go, Bernadette?" the film meanders along without earning the emotional payout. The film's saving grace is Cate Blanchett. Take a listen to hear why we're ho-hum on this book-to-film adaptation. Never miss a review by subscribing. We're on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, and right here on Soundcloud. We're also at WhiskeyandPopcorn.org. And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Search for Whiskey and Popcorn!

Duration:00:21:54