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71: Five Completely Different Versions of ‘A Christmas Carol’

Posted: December 3, 2014 at 4:11 pm   /   Film, Local, Reel Spoilers

This week we put you in the holiday spirit with a special episode dedicated to the story that started it all…A Christmas Carol. Ok, ok…the other story that started it all. Originally published in 1843, A Christmas Carol is considered to have popularized many of our holiday traditions such as family gatherings, using the phrase […]

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70: ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1’ Starring Jennifer Lawrence

Posted: November 26, 2014 at 11:40 am   /   Film, Local, Reel Spoilers

America’s love affair with archery continues as Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 takes over theaters. Or is it America’s love affair with dystopian futures? Or it could be that America just loves a good ol’ fashion cash grab as Hollywood once again opts to adapt the weakest book in a series into multiple films. Either […]

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Movie Review: “Walking Man” – St. Louis International Film Festival Selection

Posted: November 17, 2014 at 11:42 pm   /   Local, Movie Reviews

After a Missouri high school loses three students to suicide in seven weeks, a father and son walk 200 miles across the state to find an answer to Missouri’s rural suicide epidemic. Both men suffer from bipolar disorder, sharing their struggles with strangers and each other for the first time. We’re about halfway through the […]

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69: Jon Stewart’s ‘Rosewater’ and ‘Dumb and Dumber To’

Posted: November 17, 2014 at 5:39 pm   /   Film, Local, Reel Spoilers

We’re joined in the War Room this week by JC Corcoran. The legendary St. Louis radio personality stops by to give us his take on Jon Stewart’s directorial debut Rosewater. And along the way we also learn that JC has perhaps and even greater love for tangents than the we do. We also kinda/sorta talk […]

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Movie Review: ‘Dumb and Dumber To’ Starring Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels

Posted: November 14, 2014 at 12:07 pm   /   Film, Local, Reviews

Twenty years after one of the most ridiculous, yet humorous comedies I have ever seen, the Farrelly Brothers decided to resurrect Lloyd and Harry. I do not have much good to say about Dumb and Dumber To. It’s as bad as I expected, and maybe just a bit worse. Before I go into why the film […]

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68: ‘Interstellar’ Starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway

Posted: November 13, 2014 at 10:24 am   /   Film, Local, Reel Spoilers

Jim Batts from WeAreMovieGeeks.com joins us in the war room this week as dissect Interstellar. Christopher Nolan shoots Matthew McConaughey into space in this ambitious epic full of black holes, worm holes and, um… plot holes. You also get your requisite box office report from Kevin, plus we tackle Big Hero 6. It’s an IMAX sized […]

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YO GABBA GABBA! Returns to the Fox Theatre for MUSIC IS AWESOME! Interview with Creator Christian Jacobs

Posted: November 7, 2014 at 10:35 am   /   Featured, Live Theater, Local, St. Louis Events

Yo Gabba Gabba! Live! returns to the Fabulous Fox Theatre on Wednesday, November 12 with the new Music is Awesome! tour. Tickets start at $30.50 and are on sale now at Metrotix (buy tickets here or call 314-534-1111), or in person at the Fabulous Fox Box Office. If you and your kids watch Yo Gabba […]

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HORRIBLE BOSSES 2 Opens November 26! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: November 4, 2014 at 4:44 pm   /   Local, Movie Screenings

Enter for your chance to receive a pass for two to a special advance screening! Fed up with answering to higher-ups, Nick (Bateman), Dale (Day) and Kurt (Sudeikis) decide to become their own bosses by launching their own business in “Horrible Bosses 2.” But a slick investor soon pulls the rug out from under them. […]

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DUMB AND DUMBER TO Opens November 19! Enter to Win Passes to the St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: November 4, 2014 at 4:44 pm   /   Local, Movie Screenings

Enter for your chance to receive a pass for two to a special advance screening! Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels reprise their signature roles as Lloyd and Harry in the sequel to the smash hit that took the physical comedy and kicked it in the nuts: Dumb and Dumber To. The original film’s directors, Peter […]

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67: ‘Nightcrawler’ Starring Jake Gyllenhaal w/ Bonus ‘Before I Go To Sleep’

Posted: November 3, 2014 at 4:49 pm   /   Film, Local, Reel Spoilers

Man, you guys sure must have done some trick and/or treating this weekend because you sure as hell didn’t go to the movies. The combined box office take for the top two films wouldn’t cover the catering budget on an Avengers movie. (But, in all fairness, there’s a lot of carbo-loading going on there.) Anyway, […]

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