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Take Back "Movie Night" You spend 115 hours every year JUST LOOKING for a movie to watch. We are here to help with that.

Take Back "Movie Night" You spend 115 hours every year JUST LOOKING for a movie to watch. We are here to help with that.
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Take Back "Movie Night" You spend 115 hours every year JUST LOOKING for a movie to watch. We are here to help with that.






Predestination / Would You Rather Meet Your Past or Future Self?

Just curious....Has Rodney seen Twilight? 2014 - R - Suspense, Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi Starring: Ethan Hawke, Sarah Snook, Noah Taylor Director: Michael and Peter Spierig Where to Find? Amazon Prime In this episode the guys discuss a GREAT Amazon Prime find, Predestination. Ethan Hawke anchors this "time travel" movie that has multiple twists that are sure to leave you thinking long after you watch. He's joined by Sarah Snook who plays both a man and a woman in this and does a phenomenal...

Duration: 00:30:26

Top 10 Faded Movie Stars w Lyndon Wells / Chet & Rodney Play the Mr. and Mrs. Game

In today's show, we talk about Hollywood's top stars! wait, that's not true. At one point it might have seemed like they were big stars, but those days are long gone. In the episode, we reminisce about their stardom, talk about where it all went wrong and assign a percentage chance of them resurging as celebrities. Below is the list - let us know your thoughts: 10. Taylor Lautner - Twilight 9. Alicia Silverstone - Clueless 8. Ellen Page - Juno 7. Jason...

Duration: 00:58:38

The Girl With All the Gifts / Zombie Ants / Chet Is a Mess / Halloween Candy

Chet with 2 embarrassing stories, zombie ants, lots and lots of "candy" talk, a movie to avoid, and of course a Movie Night pick of the week. 2016 - R - Suspense, Drama, Horror Starring: Glenn Close, Gemma Arterton, Paddy Considine, Semiia Nuanu Director: Colm McCarthy Where To Find: Amazon Prime In this episode the guys talk through The Girl With All the Gifts (Free on Amazon Prime), a zombie movie for those who are sick of zombie movies. Also, zombie ants? Chet being a mess, and...

Duration: 00:39:58

Zootopia / Subliminal Ads / Animal Personality Quiz

2016 - PG - Animation, Adventure, Comedy Starring: Ginnfer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba Director: Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Jared Bush The guys take on their first "Family Movie" based on the recommendation of a listener. Zootopia is one of the better animated films from the last two years and a lot of fun to talk through! Chet and Rodney also take personality quizzes to see what animals they would be. As always, join the conversation. This week is "What is Your Favorite Family Film...

Duration: 00:40:32

Get Out / Psychological Thrillers / The Greatest, Most Amazing Birthday Surprise for Chet

2017 - R - Horror, Mystery, Comedy Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford Director: Jordan Peele In this jam-packed episode, the guys discuss the 2017 movie event, Get Out, as well as a "movie to avoid", and the topic "Favorite Psychological Thriller." However, this episode my remain memorable for the game Rodney put together for Chet's birthday. Rodney connected with several of the listeners as well as former guests of the show to surprise Chet with birthday wishes....

Duration: 00:46:26

Charles Hood/Seth Goldsmith - Director and Co-Writers of Night Owls

In this episode there are not 1 but 2 guests! Right before we jumped on the phone with Charles Hood (Director of Night Owls) he told us that Seth Goldsmith was also available for the interview. What transpired was a conversation about "the creative process" held between 2 pairs of friends who love movies and have a blast talking about them!

Duration: 00:37:39

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World / Chet & Rodney Take A Zombie Survival Quiz

2012 - R - Comedy, Drama, Adventure Starring: Steve Carrell, Keira Knightley Director: Lorene Scafaria Ready for a comedy-drama seeping with dark humor? This Movie Night pick by Chet and Rodney is a satire of what the world would be like if we knew for sure that it was ending in 3 weeks. Also, the guys take a Zombie Apocalypse survival quiz in real time on the episode! Of course they also deliver a "Movie to Avoid" and writer from Slant Magazine makes the mistake of providing their contact...

Duration: 00:43:33

3 Romantic Movies / A 12 Year Prank / Rodney vs The Flies

In this episode Chet and Rodney discuss 3 Romantic movies that they feel are a bit under the radar. Those are The Breakup (2006), Across the Universe (2007), and What If (2013). They also get listener feedback on the question, "What Is YOUR Favorite Romantic Movie?" PLUS a story of a 12 year long prank Chet has been pulling and an impromptu discussion on why we are drawn to Romantic movies in general.

Duration: 00:35:17

Ep. 50 feat. Tony Germanario - Writer/Director of "Bad Frank"

Episode 50?? Crazy. Our friend Lyndon Wells from is back to take part in a very special episode where we get to interview Tony Germanario, the Writer/Director of "Bad Frank" starring Kevin Interdonato, Amanda Clayton and Tom Sizemore. Listen in as the guys ask Tony all about the creative process, working with Tom Sizemore, and the craziness of directing on the tightest of budgets. Be sure to check out Bad Frank which you can find at Red Box and (soon) on Amazon Prime. You...

Duration: 00:46:10

"Night Owls" / Most Underrated Movies / Bird Name or Band Name?

2015 - R - Comedy, Drama Starring: Adam Pally, Rosa Salazar Director: Charles Hood Where to Find: Netflix If this episode doesn't sell you on the value of Down The Hall Podcast then I don't know what will! Netflix gem you probably have never heard of? Yup. A different movie we tell you to avoid? You got it. A segment where Rodney hears a name and has to guess if it's a bird or a band? OF COURSE! Jump on in and save yourself some time searching for a movie to watch this week! Also, the...

Duration: 00:37:16

"Man Up" and Nightmare Stories About Blind Dates

(2015) - R - Comedy, Drama, Romance Where to Find It: Amazon Rental $2.99 Starring: Lake Bell, Simon Pegg Director: Ben Palmer In this episode, the guys talk "Man Up" as being the Movie Night pick for the week. A Romantic Comedy with a great story. The guys also talk about a "Movie to Avoid" as well as asking the listeners about "Blind Date Stories." Additionally this week Chet sets up yet another new game for Rodney to play where only you, the listener, actually wins.

Duration: 00:31:45

"Up In The Air", Travel Stories, and Movie or Band Name?

(2009) - R - Drama, Romance Where to Find It: Amazon Prime Starring: George Clooney, Vera Farmiga, Anna Kendrick, Jason Bateman Director: Jason Reitman Rodney and Chet take a look back at a Best Picture Nominee from 2009 as this week's Movie Night pick! It's available on Amazon Prime for free (with membership) and is ABSOLUTELY WORTH YOUR TIME! What an incredible movie! It explores the landscape of the Recession and is carried by a great cast. A drama, romance with great humor. Also in...

Duration: 00:41:23

"Sicario" and Hollywood Power Couples

(2015) - R - Drama, Action Starring: Emily Blunt, Josh Brolin, Benecio Del Toro Director: Dennis Villeneuve In this episode the guys Take Back Movie Night with Sicario and ask the question, What is Your Favorite Hollywood Power Couple? Also, listen as they discuss a "Movie to Avoid" as well as the return of "Who Wins in a Fight?" Why We Recommend It: Sicario gives a fresh take on the familiar story of drug wars with the Cartel. A movie that keeps you guessing portrayed by a phenomenal cast.

Duration: 00:35:38

"Sleepwalk With Me" & Sleepwalking Stories

(2012) - PG-13 - Comedy, True Story Starring: Mike Birbiglia, Ira Glass, Lauren Ambrose, Director: Mike Birbiglia, Seth Barish Rodney recommended this one to Chet during the interview with Kurt Braunohler of The Big Sick and Chet agreed, this is a GREAT #MovieNight pick! Mike Birbiglia narrates the story of how his career in comedy took off, how it affected his relationships, and also how a chronic sleepwalking problem became scarier and scarier. This is a quick one and it's on Netflix so...

Duration: 00:39:18

"Big Eyes" & the Listeners Suggestions for #MovieNight

(2014) - PG-13 - Biography, Crime, Drama Starring: Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz Director: Tim Burton Ready for another #MovieNight pick? Check out this episode where we explain why Big Eyes is a great pick for this week. We also hear from the listeners on what movies THEY think are good for #MovieNight. Also, Chet sets up the second installment of "Movie or Metal?" where Rodney hears a name and has to determine if it's a low-budget horror movie or a heavy metal band!

Duration: 00:38:36

Nightcrawler & "Favorite Jake Gyllenhaal Movies"

(2014) - R - Thriller, Crime, Drama Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Bill Paxton, Rene Russo, Riz Ahmed Director: Dan Gilroy This week's "Movie Night" is Nightcrawler, a memorable one for sure! The guys also discuss Jake Gyllenhaal as an actor and talk about whether or not Swiss Army Man is a "movie to avoid." Also, who wins in a fight? Danielle Radcliffe or Elijah Wood? Join the conversation! What is YOUR favorite Jake Gyllenhaal film?

Duration: 00:46:24

Kurt Braunohler from "The Big Sick"

In this episode, we get the chance to talk to Kurt Braunohler from "The Big Sick" who talks about his career and what it was like to star in an early "Best Picture" contender. In addition to talking about his career, Kurt also talks about why it is that comedians seem to stick together and how he landed his role in "The Big Sick". He also gives a definitive answer to the age old question: "Which podcast is better: This American Life or Down the Hall." The answer: Down the Hall...obviously.

Duration: 00:28:46

The One I Love

(2014) - Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi - R Starring: Mark Duplass, Elizabeth Moss, Ted Danson Director: Charlie McDowell This week the guys have an Amazon Prime find for you and your Movie Night. "The One I Love" is a trippy, mess-with-your-mind type of film that you are sure to remember long after seeing it. A simple cast with a simple premise but one that will get you thinking and talking about it for days. Also, the listeners answer the question, "What are your favorite psychological mystery...

Duration: 00:36:36

"Ex Machina" and movies about Artificial Intelligence

(2014) - Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi - R Starring: Alicia Vikander, Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac Directed by: Alex Garland This week the guys are back to save your Movie Night with Ex Machina. Also, updates from the road trip to Jersey where Chet and Rodney sat in with the guys from Checked Out in Jersey and got to meet Mark, a fan of the show. The guys talk through other movies about Artificial Intelligence and debate who would win in a fight between Dwayne Johnson and Jason Momoa. Join the...

Duration: 00:37:06

Stand Up Comedians Turned Actors and "The Big Sick"

(2017) - Comedy, Drama - R Starring: Jumail Nunjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly HUnter, Ray Romano, Bo Burnham, Aidy Bryant, Kurt Braunohler Director: Michael Showalter In this episode the guys discuss the Oscar worthy film The Big Sick. Also, what are your favorite stand up comedians who became actors? And of course, who would win in a fight between Chris Pine and Ryan Reynolds?

Duration: 00:30:40

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