He’s not just a doctor, he’s strange. He’s Doctor Strange. At first he does a lot of doctor-ing, then he does a whole bunch of strange-ing. Tom and Dave review Marvel’s latest superhero film (that’s Doctor Strange) along with a bunch of a movie news. Also: 13th.
Jack Reacher reaches forward for his first sequel, Jack Reacher: Never Go Back. Meanwhile, Dave reaches back a month to review the Blair Witch sequel/re-make and reaches back a couple of weeks to talk about Louis Theroux’s My Scientology Movie. Tom reaches so far back he breaks his spine reviewing A Face In The Crowd while also reaching in to the last week for a bit of film news.
THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN. Tom’s baby has arrived and Dave’s back from holiday so it’s movie time again. Feature review of Oliver Stone’s Snowden plus news plus a trademark lightning round consisting of: Flesh and Blood, Ministry of Fear, Shotgun Stories, Our Kind of Traitor, Weiner, Popstar, Three and Half Minutes Ten Bullets, Jennifer’s Body, Brokeback Mountain, A Beautiful Mind, The Cook The Thief His Wife and Her Lover, Dracula: Dead and Loving It, Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny, Wayne’s World 2, The Truman Show, From Dusk Till Dawn aaand Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back.
Tom Hanks flies an Airbus into our hearts this week as ‘Sully’ sticks the landing. Clint Eastwood has some a-plane-ing to do as he stretches a 3 minute flight into a 90 minute movie. We also look at one-take-wonder ‘Victoria’, ‘Sisters’ and browse the in-flight magazine for some film news.
Sex, chaos, Tom Hiddleston BBQ-ing a cute dog: High-Rise has it all. Ben Wheatley films the un-film-able novel and we talk about it. Plus some other recent films: War Dogs, Money Monster, Everybody Wants Some, Bad Neighbours 2, The Boss, The Intern.
You know how Toy Story was great and all but you were always like ‘I wish there were more obscene sex jokes’. Well, your twisted prayers have been answered with the Seth Rogen/Evan Goldberg joint Sausage Party. Plus some news and stuff.
Suicide Squad arrived this week under an avalanche of expectations. Can it rise above the toxic reception of Batman v Superman? Can it live up to the year-long hype machine that’s been dropping trailers like so many fresh beats? Can we finally stop hearing about Jared Leto’s ‘edgy’ (dickish) behaviour on set? Find out here!