On the newest episode of Outside the Envelope, Brian and Rick take a bite out of World War Z, which was predicted to be the worst film of June.
Also discussed, Lost, The Newsroom, Spring Breakers, and Under the Dome.
Welcome to the latest update of Outside the Envelope, now with a new co-host and a sheen of new content to enhance your listening experience. Dan Gvozden of Grind My Reels takes a permanent seat next to Rick and Brian to talk about Beautiful Creatures, the young adult supernatural romance that maybe – just maybe – won a few Outside the Envelope hearts.
Also discussed: The Walking Dead, The Americans, Flowers of War, and The Impostor.
Now it is time for the predicted best film of September – Looper, by Rian Johnson. Rick and I are joined by Joanna Chlebus from Reel Feminist and Filmoria to talk about this mind-bending sci-fi thriller from the mind being Brick and Brothers Bloom.
Also discussed: Being Human, Tyrannosaur, and How I Met Your Mother.
0:00 – 9:31: Introductions and recently watched.
9:31 – 16:02: Looper Review
16:02 – 1:09:59: Spoilers and Closing Remarks
It’s a bit late in coming, but it is worth the wait! Kai from Man, I Love Films and Sam Fragoso from Duke and the Movies join Brian to talk about the final film in Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight trilogy: The Dark Knight Rises.
Also discussed, The League, Stalag 17, and Batman Begins, as well as the hilarious movie podcast How Did This Get Made?
Welcome to a special episode of Outside the Envelope. This episode marks the beginning of a cross-pollination between OtE and two fantastic podcasts, The (Title Pending) Movie Podcast and The Matineecast. We’ll be going through the entirety of Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight trilogy one podcast at a time, beginning with Batman Begins right here on OtE.
In addition to reviewing that film, guests Daniel Fogarty and Ryan McNeil join Brian in talking about the BBC series Sherlock, the FX series Louie, and The Debt.
00:00 – 12:24: Introductions and Literal Last Watches
12:24 – 31:08: Review of Batman Begins
31:08 – 67:36 – Spoilers for Batman Begins and Closing Remarks
Also discussed: Alien 3, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Box of Moon Light, and Psych.
00:00 – 13:11 — Introductions and Literal Last Watches
13:11 – 31:09 — Prometheus Spoiler Free Review
31:09 – 01:00:37 — Prometheus Spoiler Discussion and Goodbyes
Scott’s Mendelson’s piece on Prometheus and Big Idea movies: Bad films have good ideas too. Or why Prometheus shouldn’t get a token pass for its ‘big ideas’.