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Episode 42 - RENT (Plus THOR RAGNAROK)

Also discussed: Thor: Ragnarok (2017) SPOILERS 27:18 - 44:45, Underworld: Blood Wars (2016), Sisters (2015), Moonlight (2016). We're back from our week off here at Nic, Tys and Videotape HQ, and now that we're refreshed and recharged, we've decided it's time to get a little theatrical around these parts. It's our first musical, and what better way to warm up the pipes than by discussing the 2005 film adaptation of the worldwide mega-hit musical, RENT! How does a movie about rebellion and...

Duration: 01:57:10

Episode 41 - JERRY MAGUIRE

Also discussed: Born To Be Blue (2015), Room (2015), BASEketball (1998). Nic, Tys and Videotape HQ we're returning to our regularly scheduled programming (that is until we start our Christmas Countdown episodes!!). And to return us to the land of the living, we're looking at one of the all-time feel good romantic drama/comedies, JERRY MAGUIRE!! Aside from the fact that we finally get to hear THAT Springsteen song in context, we also explore the star-power of Tom Cruise, the extremely odd...

Duration: 01:56:09

Spook-isode 40 - DON'T BREATHE

Also discussed: Slaughterhouse Rock (1988), Looney Tunes Golden Collection (2003-2008), Tales From The Crypt (1989-1996), The Final Destination series (2000-2011), The Visit (2015). Nic, Tys and Videotape is back ladies and gentlemen, with our last SPOOK-ISODE of 2017!! To wrap up the month of October we're looking at one of the most critically and commercially successful horror movies of the last few years, the aptly titled DON'T BREATHE. Tune in as we chat about a movie that we seem to...

Duration: 01:43:59

Spook-isode 39 - THE FOG (1980 & 2005) "Everything Old Is New Again" Vol #2

Also discussed: The Babysitter (2017), The Big Sick (2017), 30 Days of Night (2007), The Human Centipede 2 (2011). It's that time again for another SPOOK-ISODE of Nic, Tys and Videotape!! This week, we're talking TWO films, as we bring you Vol #2 of "Everything Old Is New Again", our special series that looks at remakes and the original that inspired it. And for our special October SPOOK-ISODE edition, we're tackling the John Carpenter directed classic THE FOG from 1980, and the 2005...

Duration: 02:13:07

Spook-isode 38 - FRIDAY THE 13TH (1980)

Also discussed: Don't Kill It (2016), Mother (2017), Little Evil (2017), The Evil Dead (1981), Scream 4 (2011). Welcome back to another very special SPOOK-ISODE of Nic, Tys and Videotape!! This week, we're celebrating a very spooky and creepy date, a date that this year, happens to be occurring during the most ghoulish month of them all, October! That's right! Today is FRIDAY the 13th!! And to celebrate, we're looking at the classic horror film that will forever send a chill down the...

Duration: 01:46:59

Spook-isode 37 - "It's On My List!" Vol #3 - Hellraiser (Special guest Nicole Kiely)

Also discussed: Daylight (1996), Jennifer's Body (2009), Stranger Things (2016), It Follows (2014). IT'S OCTOBER!!!!! Which means one thing to us here at Nic, Tys and Videotape HQ.... Spook-isodes. All month long we're gonna be talking scary movies, and to kick us off we've got a very special volume of our regular segment "It's On My List", where we look at the films we really should have seen by now but somehow haven't. And which gruesome and ghoulish classic horror film slipped passed...

Duration: 01:46:49

Episode 36 - Can't Hardly Wait

Also discussed: A Dangerous Place (1994), Gifted (2017), Moana (2016), The Babadook (2014). Yes, it's that time again listeners, time for another episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape!! This week, we douse ourselves in Lynx Africa and travel back to 1998 to party like there's no tomorrow. That's right... we're talking CAN'T HARDLY WAIT! Boy is this a conversation. Turns out, people maybe weren't too nice back in ol' 98. But, if you can look past all the racism and misogyny, there's plenty of...

Duration: 01:40:00

Episode 35 - Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

Also discussed: The Dead Lands (2014), Game of Thrones: Season 7 - NO SPOILERS (2017), The Defenders (2017), The Interview (2014), Buried (2010). Hey there, Nic, Tys and Videotape listeners!! This week, with the news breaking of Linda Hamilton, Arnold Schwarzenegger and James Cameron returning to the Terminator franchise, (this news actually broke AFTER we recorded... we're kinda psychic apparently) we figured there was no better time to go back to the dark days of the early 'naughties...

Duration: 01:53:20

Episode 34 - "We Rank Stuff" Vol #3 - Favourite Movies of 2004

Also discussed: The Trip (2010), King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017). 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'! And this week, we're continuing our quest to name our favourite films of every year we have (as in Nic and Tys... not like the collective "we"...) been on the planet by ranking our FAVOURITE MOVIES OF...

Duration: 02:27:08

Episode 33 - Looper

Also discussed: IT (2017), Salvador (1986), Brick (2005), The Faculty (1998). It's time for another episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape!! This week, we're trying not to get too caught up in time-travel paradoxes as we discuss the 2012 sci-fi head scratcher, LOOPER! We've got Bruce Willis. We've got JGL kinda looking like Bruce Willis. We've got a weird kid that can make you explode just by thinking about it. It's a recipe for success! And do you love intelligent discussions about the...

Duration: 02:08:10

Episode 32 - "It's On My List!" Vol #2 - St. Elmo's Fire

Also discussed: Shrek (2001), The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016), A Walk Among The Tombstones (2014), Hasan Minaj: Homecoming King (2017). Welcome back gentle listeners, to another episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape!! It's volume #2 of "It's On My List!", a series that lets us have a chat about movies we really should have already seen by now, and this week we're taking a look at the John Hughes wanna-be, outright ridiculous 80's "drama", St. Elmo's Fire!! Tune as we discuss this group of...

Duration: 01:53:27

Episode 31 - WALL-E (PLUS War For The Planet Of The Apes)

Also discussed: War For the Planet of the Apes (2017), The Beguiled (2017), Michael Jackson's Journey From Motown to Off The Wall (2016), Rick and Morty (2013 - ). It's time for another very special episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape! Today, we're getting in touch with the dorky kids that live beneath our tough grown-up manly exterior to talk just one of the films that make up the long list of PIXAR masterpieces, WALL-E!! It's all about fat-future-adult-babies, not very good musicals made...

Duration: 01:57:55

Episode 30 - War Of The Worlds (PLUS Movie and T.V. Presidents!)

Also discussed: Mission: Impossible (1996), White Girl (2016), Gone Baby Gone (2007), Escape Plan (2013). Well here we are ladies and gentlemen for another episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape! This week we're chatting about the incomparable Steven Spielberg and his alien invasion epic, CLOSE ENCOU.... no wait, not that one, the other one... WAR OF THE WORLDS!! We talk turning humans into dust, people behaving like awful human beings, and Tim Robbins and his crazy face, while also mildly...

Duration: 01:53:36

Episode 29 - "We Are Groot" Vol #2 - The Incredible Hulk

Also discussed: I Don't Feel At Home In This World Anymore (2017), The West Wing (1999-2006), Enemy At The Gates (2001), Stand By Me (1986). It's time for another episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape! This week, we bring you We Are Groot Vol #2, our series of episodes that let us geek out over our favourite genre of film, Superhero Movies!!! And this time we're talking a look at The Incredible Hulk, the second attempt to bring everybody's favourite giant green rage-monster to the big-screen!...

Duration: 01:36:56

Episode 28 - Edward Scissorhands (plus Wonder Woman)

Also discussed: Wonder Woman (2017) SPOILERS!!! 27:20 - 40:50, Terminator: Genisys (2015), The Untouchables (1987), An American Werewolf In London (1981). We're back again with another episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape! This week, we take a look the Tim Burton film that will tell you everything you need to know about Tim Burton films, EDWARD SCISSORHANDS! Quirky characters? CHECK! Outcast protagonist? CHECK! Kooky architecture/costumes/make-up? Check, check CHECK!! And you better believe...

Duration: 01:51:39

Episode 27 - Speed AND Comic Con 2017

Also discussed: Dunkirk (2017), Uncle (2012), Jessica Jones/Luke Cage/Iron Fist (2015-2017), Get Shorty (1995). Welcome again to Nic, Tys and Videotape, and talk about cramming a whole bunch of stuff into one episode!!! We had planned to run an episode dedicated to one of the great 90's action films, SPEED, but we couldn't simply ignore all the amazing things coming out of San Diego Comic Con, so while we still had an excellent chat about The Bus That Couldn't Slow Down, we also spent...

Duration: 01:53:27

Episode 26 - 'By Request' Vol #1 - Pump Up The Volume

Also discussed: The Great Wall (2016), Bad 25 (2012), Horns (2013), Her (2013). Here we are again, listeners!!! But this isn't just any episode, for we've listened to the cries of the people, and decided it's time to answer the call. It's Nic, Tys and Videotape, BY REQUEST! And the first film to be the subject of this ongoing series is none other than the teen-angst explosion that is PUMP UP THE VOLUME!!! While many of you are probably scratching your heads thinking... "what?"... those of...

Duration: 01:51:19

Episode 25 - Labyrinth

Also discussed: So many movies.... all the movies. NIC IS BACK!!!! That's right listeners, Nic has made his triumphant return to Nic, Tyson and Videotape HQ!!! And to celebrate this momentous occasion we've decided to reach down deep into our childhood to talk the 1986 family-friendly fantasy flick, (so much alliteration) LABYRINTH!!! Tune in as we talk puppets, magic dancing, and Bowie's junk, and also develop elaborate fan-theories that potentially make the film way better (probably...

Duration: 01:49:09

Episode 24 - 'We Rank Stuff' Vol #2 - TOP 5 films of Leonardo DiCaprio (Special guest Katie Weston)

Also discussed: Arrival (2016) SPOILERS FROM 22:50-29:15, Spiderman: Homecoming (2017), The Majestic (2001), Schindler's List (1993). Yes folks we're back for another episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape! After the success of our first episode of "We Rank Stuff', we've decided to jump straight into vol #2, and while Nic enjoys his last week in babyland, Tys is joined by the effervescent Katie Weston to talk our TOP 5 Leonardo DiCaprio films!! Listen as Tys and Katie try (and fail) to not...

Duration: 02:13:32

Episode 23 - 'We Rank Stuff' Vol #1 - Favourite movies of 1999 (Special guest Jemima Bucknell)

Welcome to a very special episode of Nic, Tys and Videotape, as we take a break from our regularly scheduled programming to bring you the first episode of "We Rank Stuff', a series that let's us put together lists on whatever movie related topic we feel like, beginning this week with our Favourite Movies of 1999!! And while Nic is still busy being the 'World's Best Papa', Tys is once again joined by his great friend and podcast extraordinaire, Jemima Bucknell!! So tune in as we give our...

Duration: 02:07:45

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