Posts tagged The Coen Brothers

Arnold’s O Face

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Coming Attractions/News:

Captain Marvel
Avengers: Endgame

New Movies


Free Solo – Follow Alex Honnold as he becomes the first person to ever free solo climb Yosemite’s 3,000ft high El Capitan Wall. With no ropes or safety gear, he completed arguably the greatest feat in rock climbing history.

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs – An anthology film comprised of six stories, each dealing with a different aspect of life in the Old West.

Undisputed Classic

No Country For Old Men – Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande.

Movie Fights: Best Coen Brothers Film

1988

Twins – A physically perfect but innocent man goes in search of his long-lost twin brother, who is short, a womanizer, and small-time crook.


Mississippi Burning – Two F.B.I. Agents, with wildly different styles, arrive in Mississippi to investigate the disappearance of some civil rights activists.

My Stepmother Is An Alien – An alien is sent on a secret mission to Earth, where she appears as a gorgeous, attractive, and single lady. Her mission is to make contact with a rather nerdy young scientist, who’s quite overwhelmed by her attentions, and isn’t aware of the connection between her arrival and his work.

Watchers (): A boy takes in a stray dog, later discovering that it is an ultra-intelligent runaway being stalked by a dangerous creature from the same genetic research lab.

Next Week: Once Upon a Deadpool, Mortal Engines, The Mule, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Undisputed Classic – Lord of the Rings: Return of the King


Recast IT: The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

Lady Bird

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Coming Attractions/News:

Deadpool 2 – Teaser
Peter Rabbit – Trailer
The Mercy – Trailer

New Movies

Coco – Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family’s ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to work out the mystery. (96% ROTTEN TOMATOES)
https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/coco_2017

Roman J. Israel, Esq – Denzel Washington stars as Roman Israel, a driven, idealistic defense attorney who, through a tumultuous series of events, finds himself in a crisis that leads to extreme action. (54% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/roman_j_israel_esq

Lady Bird – The adventures of a young woman living in Northern California for a year. (100% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/lady_bird

Undisputed Classic

Barton Fink – A renowned New York playwright is enticed to California to write for the movies and discovers the hellish truth of Hollywood. (91% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/barton_fink

Top Five: Cast of Three Men and a Baby

1987

Three Men and a Baby – Three bachelors find themselves forced to take care of a baby left by one of the guys’ girlfriends. (74% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/three_men_and_a_baby

Planes, Trains and Automobile – A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving with an obnoxious slob of a shower curtain ring salesman as his only companion. (92% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/planes_trains_and_automobiles

Jigsaw the Father Figure

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Coming Attractions/News:

Phantom Thread – Trailer
Den of Thieves – Trailer
Jouney’s End – Trailer
Ticket Surge Pricing

New Movies

Thank You For Your Service – A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they’ve left the battlefield. (78% ROTTEN TOMATOES)
https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/thank_you_for_your_service_2017

Suburbicon – A home invasion rattles a quiet family town. (27% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/suburbicon

Jigsaw – Bodies are turning up around the city, each having met a uniquely gruesome demise. As the investigation proceeds, evidence points to one suspect: John Kramer, the man known as Jigsaw, who has been dead for ten years. (38% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/jigsaw_2017

Undisputed Classic

Saw – Two strangers, who awaken in a room with no recollection of how they got there, soon discover they’re pawns in a deadly game perpetrated by a notorious serial killer. (49% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/saw

Top Five: George Clooney Movies

1987

Amazing Grace and Chuck – A little league player named Chuck refuses to ever pitch again until nuclear weapons are disarmed. Basketball star “Amazing Grace” Smith follows the boy’s example, and starts a trend. (29% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/amazing_grace_and_chuck

Sammy and Rose Get Laid – Sammy and Rosie are an unconventional middle-class London married couple. They live in the midst of inner-city chaos, surround themselves with intellectual street people, and sleep with everybody – except each other! Things become interesting when Sammy’s father, Raffi, who is a former Indian government minister, comes to London for a visit. Sammy, Rosie, and Raffi try to find meaning through their lives and loves. (N/A% ROTTEN TOMATOES)

Gaby: A True Story – The life of Gaby Brimmer, a girl physically handicapped, who finally gets her goals of study and triumph. (N/A% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/gaby_a_true_story

Fatal Beauty – Rita Rizzoli is a narcotics police officer with a plethora of disguises. When a drug shipment is hijacked, the thieves don’t know that the drug is unusually pure and packs of “Fatal Beauty” begin turning up next to too many dead bodies. Mike Marshak works for the original owner of the drugs and tries to tell himself that since he does not handle the drugs, he is “clean”. Mike becomes Rita’s constant companion as the drug hijackers (who are nearly psychotic and very well armed) are hunted, while more and more bodies continue to turn up. (23% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/fatal_beauty

The Hidden – Law abiding people suddenly become violent criminals. A cop and an FBI agent race for answers in this sci-fi thriller. (78% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/hidden

The Atomic Blonde Emoji

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Coming Attractions/News:

The Disaster Artist – Trailer
IT Trailer – Trailer
Suburbicon – Trailer
The Vault – Trailer

New Movies

The Emoji Movie – Gene, a multi-expressional emoji, sets out on a journey to become a normal emoji. (8% ROTTEN TOMATOES)
https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/the_emoji_movie

Atomic Blonde- An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents. (75% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/atomic_blonde_2017

Undisputed Classic

Monster – Based on the life of Aileen Wuornos, a Daytona Beach prostitute who became a serial killer. (82% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/1128647_monster

Top Five: Emojis and or Care Bears

1987

The Lost Boys – After moving to a new town, two brothers discover that the area is a haven for vampires. (72% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/lost_boys

The Living Daylights – James Bond is living on the edge to stop an evil arms dealer from starting another world war. Bond crosses all seven continents in order to stop the evil Whitaker and General Koskov. (70% ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/living_daylights

Care Bears Adventure in Wonderland – The Care Bears and Alice set out to stop an evil wizard from taking over Wonderland. (N/A ROTTEN TOMATOES) https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/care_bears_adventure_in_wonderland

Hail, The Coen Brothers!

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Welcome to this weeks episode of the I Hate Critics Podcast. This week we had three new movies. There was The Choice which I think is based on a Nicolas Sparks book but I could be mistaken…I wasn’t paying attention. Then there was Pride & Prejudice & Zombies. Finally The Coen Brothers are back with another gem Hail, Caesar!

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Our Top Five this week is 40 year old movies because Sean just turned 40. Some of the movies turning 40 include Rocky, Taxi Driver, Network, All the President’s Men, Carrie, Marathon Man, Bad News Bears, The Outlaw Josey Wales and more.

Our Undisputed Classic is Raising Arizona

In 1986 F/X and Hannah and Her Sisters Came Out.

Trailers

Jason Bourne
X-Men Apocalypse
Captain America: Civil War
Independence Day: Resurgence
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
Deadpool
10 Cloverfield Lane
Secret Life of Pets
God’s of Egypt
Eddie the Eagle
The Jungle Book
Miles Ahead
Green Room

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