The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #88: The Crying Game (1992)

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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #88: The Crying Game (1992)

This episode, Doug and Jerry jump the pond for an early St. Patrick’s Day look around Northern Ireland and London to play The Crying Game, Neil Jordan’s 1992 film that is quite remarkable, despite its being the butt of many a joke when it came out. #podcast #TheCryingGame #IRA #London #England #Ireland #NeilJordan #StephenRea #ForrestWhittaker […]

| March 10, 2019
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Captain Marvel (2019)

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Captain Marvel (2019)

If there is any one element that has kept the Marvel Cinematic Universe constantly inventive and entertaining over the past 10 years it is that the films, for the most part, have been relatively simple.  Not simple-minded, just unburdened – the plots are thin enough that they get out of the character’s way.  This has […]

| March 7, 2019
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #86: Do the Right Thing (1989)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #86: Do the Right Thing (1989)

This episode, Doug and Jerry pay tribute to Black History Month by honoring one of the great films of a great director, Spike Lee’s Do The Right Thing, now celebrating it’s 30th anniversary. Turn on your box fan and your boom box, doctor, it’s going to be a scorcher! #podbaydoorspodcast #SpikeLee #DotheRightThing #1989 #FightthePower #PublicEnemy […]

| February 25, 2019
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The Best Picture Nominees: Vice

The Best Picture Nominees: Vice

The 91st Annual Academy Awards arrive tomorrow.  Let’s take a look at the last of this year’s Best Picture nominees. So, here’s a question that’s probably not all that hard-hitting.  Would you be surprised by a story about two men who form a personal and professional bond with the intension of spending the next decade […]

| February 23, 2019
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The Best Picture Nominees: A Star is Born

The Best Picture Nominees: A Star is Born

The 91st Annual Academy Awards are just 5 days away and celebrate I am taking a look at all eight of the year’s selections for Best Picture nominees.  Are they any good?  Let’s take a look: I have to admit that my expectations ran hot and cold with the prospect of a fourth – FOURTH!! […]

| February 21, 2019
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The Best Picture Nominees: Roma

The Best Picture Nominees: Roma

The 91st Annual Academy Awards are just 5 days away and to celebrate I am taking a look at all eight of the year’s selections in the Best Picture nominees.  Are they any good?  Let’s take a look. For the connoisseur of the cinema there are few things more exciting than a director who explores […]

| February 19, 2019
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #85: Midnight Cowboy (1969)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #85: Midnight Cowboy (1969)

This episode, everybody’s talkin’ at Jerry and Doug but they can’t hear a word they’re saying. That’s right: the groundbreaking Midnight Cowboy from 1969 is up for discussion on The Pod Bay Doors, so put on your boots and fringe jacket and make sure you get the money up front. #podbaydoorspodcast #podcast #film #films #cinema #cinemas #movie #movies #MidnightCowboy #AcademyAwards #JonVoight #DustinHoffman #SylviaMiles #NewYork #Brooklyn #Manhattan #BestPicture #oscars #academyawards #film #movies […]

| February 18, 2019
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The Wife (2019)

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The Wife (2019)

For more than 30 years Joan been behind her husband at every turn.  She fusses about minor details, about when it is time to eat, when it is time for his medication, where his glasses are and what the doctor said about stretching his legs.  Yet, she doesn’t go about these things in the manner […]

| February 17, 2019
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