Forrest Gump - Ep 50 -The Awesome Movie Podcast

January 11th, 2015

It's Episode 50!   YAY!    It's also likely to be the last episode ever.   YAY?   For this one Jason, Eric and Jenn get into Forrest Gump since Shep was sick and couldn't make it.    They get into the movie, Tom Hanks, lots of Disney stuff and generally spend a lot of time jabbering on like a monkey in a tree.   They've also decided to end the show.   The reality is everyone's lives have moved on and they want a break.   Jason is getting married soon, Eric's wife graduates nursing school about the same time, Shep's tired and wants to move on.   In all seriousness we can't thank everyone enough who listed to us.   From our good episodes to our crappy ones.    That anyone wanted to listen to us at all is astounding.    From the bottom of our hearts, thank you so much for your time.   It means a lot to us.

Ghostbusters - Ep 49 - The Awesome Movie Podcast

December 28th, 2014

Who you gonna call?   That's right, Ghostbusters!   The 1984 comedy/horror classic starring Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray, Harold Ramis, Ernie Hudson and Sigourney Weaver.    The guys, and girl get into the movie and talk about their love, or lack of love for it and just all things busting ghosts.   That's pretty much about it.  Hope you enjoy!

Ratatouille - Ep 48 - The Awesome Movie Podcast

December 14th, 2014

This time around it's the Pixar film Ratatouille.    The second Brad Bird directed film starring Patton Oswalt.   Jenn is back with the guys again and they get into the movie as well as many things Pixar, Disney and animated in general.    Jason's new puppy also makes his podcast debut.    Lots of fun was had and we hope you enjoy.

Wreck-It Ralph - Ep 47 - The Awesome Movie Podcast

November 30th, 2014

Episode 47 time is the Disney animated movie Wreck-It Ralph.   This 2012 movie stars John C Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Jack McBrayer and Jane Lynch.  The guys get into the movie and talk a lot about the arcade culture in the 80s going into the 90s and how much nostalgia this film has packed into it.   They also try to figure out all the various video game cameo's and how surprisingly dark and touching this movie is.   Many may just ignore it because it's a Disney animated film but there's some real heart and substance to this movie.    It's worth a viewing if you've never seen it.    Hope you enjoy.

The Evil Dead - Ep 46 - The Awesome Movie Podcast

November 16th, 2014

It's episode 46 time!    Now it's the horror classic The Evil Dead written and directed by Sam Raimi and starring the chin himself, Bruce Campbell.    The guys get into the movie and talk about it's cult following, the start of both Sam and Bruce's acting lives and how the whole Evil Dead series itself has helped influence many a person.   It's also a horror movie that Eric actually kinda likes.    We hope you enjoy!

Tron - Ep 45 - The Awesome Movie Podcast

November 2nd, 2014

This time around it's Tron.  The 1982 Sci Fi classic starring Jeff Bridges, Bruce Boxleitner, David Warner and Cindy Morgan.   They get into this movie and talk a lot about it's impact on movie making, the world of Tron/Tron Legacy/Tron Uprising and basically how much of the computer lingo used is still relevant and correct over 30 years later.    It also happens to be one of Eric's favorite movies of all time.   We hope you enjoy.

Jurassic Park - Ep 44 - The Awesome Movie Podcast

October 19th, 2014

For episode 44 it's the mega hit Jurassic Park.     This 1993 Steven Speilberg film starring Sam Neil, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum and Sir Richard Attenborough is one of the biggest films of all time and a huge personal favorite of Jason.    The guys get into the film and spend more time on what annoys them, like the magical flying T-Rex, electrical rooms that are damn near impossible to get to and how sparring no expense really means cutting a lot of corners.    Over all they have a good time with this and we hope you enjoy.   If you'd like to give us reviews on iTunes that would be great to.  

Leon: The Professional - Ep 43 - The Awesome Movie Podcast

October 5th, 2014

This time around it's the underground indie hit Leon: The Professional.  This 1994 Crime/Drama/Thriller was the stage the launched the career of Natalie Portman and also starred Jean Reno and Gary Oldman.    The guys are back to being a 3some for this episode and they delve into the movie.   There's a few off track moments dealing with The 5th Element and Simon Pegg/Nick Frost action figures.    Other then that they have some fun with this.    We hope you enjoy and if you'd like to give us a review on iTunes, that would be stellar.

The Princess Bride - Ep 42 - The Awesome Movie Podcast

September 21st, 2014

It's the start of a new era with TAMP.  Brad might have moved onto bigger and better things but the guys soldier on in his absence as they are joined by a new voice, Jenn.    This time around they get into the comedy classic The Princess Bride.   The 1987 film starring Cary Elwes, Andre the Giant, Mandy Patinkin and introduction Robin Wright.     They spend a lot of time talking about the funny lines and scenes but also get into a discussion about if this is a RomCom or not.   Overall is a high energy episode so we hope you enjoy.

Monty Python and the Holy Grail - Ep 41 - The Awesome Movie Podcast

September 7th, 2014

This time around it's the cult comedy classic Monty Python and the Holy Grail.    Jason is missing this week so the 3 who are there get into the movie and other topics dealing with Monty Python as a whole.    It also looks like this might be Brad's final episode with the guys but the future is never set is stone.  Hope you enjoy.

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