Episode 160 – Mind-Blowing Sci-Fi Lo-Fi

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr160.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 44:50 — 61.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS….. This episode has a list of 7 mind-blowing films that Jim swears will make your head explode like Scanners at a picnic.  Garrett discusses “Tooken” and other parody films. What is Daddy/Daughter Action films?  Is it a …

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D.C. Shorts: Showcase 6 – Slightly Sexy With a Side of Swag

Showcase 6: Slightly Sexy September 14, 2016 Yesterday evening was Movie Brain Rot’s first foray into the D.C. Shorts Film Festival & Screenplay Competition.  E Street Cinema is the main venue for the film festival, and we have always wanted to check out this nifty theatre known for playing foreign and independent films. The late …

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Here Come the Shorts: Showcasing the D.C. Shorts Film Festival & Screenplay Competition

It’s that time of year.  Among the many fall festivities Washingtonians look forward to is the award-winning D. C. Shorts Film Festival and Screenplay Competition.  Now in its 13th year, the festival will run from September 8-18 at various venues around the District, including Landmark E Street Cinema. Screening the best in short film cinema, …

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Episode 159 – Preview – Suicide Squad & Rocketeer 2

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr159.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 30:00 — 27.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS… The Suicide Squad has been a throwaway Comic Book title for the DC universe since the 80s, but that fits the villains who live in those books. It is no small feat turning ridiculous characters such as …

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Episode 158 – With Brian Lonano

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr158.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:53 — 48.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS—– We have another interesting guest on the show. Brian Lonano joins us hot off of his festival tour of his newest short film “Gwilliam” to talk about film festivals, crowd sourcing, genre-niche programing and his upcoming project …

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Episode 157 – With Ivan Djurovic

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr157.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 46:28 — 42.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS— Usually, Garrett and I sit in on the podcast and complain about what is wrong with film, but that day is not today.  Instead we are giving you a conversation with a writer, producer, actor and oh, …

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Episode 156 – Zoombies

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr156.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 43:35 — 39.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS—–  When the writer from Asylum sends you a copy of his movie about zoo animals infected with a zombie virus and picking off college interns, you watch that movie.  Do you want to hear about raged-filled giraffes …

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Episode 155 – Rated R Super Hero Movies

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr155.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 38:37 — 35.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS ___  Deadpool is crushing at the box office and turning studio executives heads. Can rated “R” super hero films be coming, and if they do, which ones actually deserve it?   Follow us on Twitter @Moviebrainrot

Episode 154 – The Witch or Satanic Uprising

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr154.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 24:07 — 22.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS___   In a very brief episode, Garrett & Jim talk about the new horror film from Robert Eggers, “The Witch.”  Find out why the producers at A24 pushed for a thumbs up from the Satanic Temple. Follow us …

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Films Without Filters S1E03 – Fright Night (1985)

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/FWFS01E03.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 31:13 — 28.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWelcome to the experiment. During this 10-part podcast, Jim and Jen team up to dissect different films from another era to see how they hold up in the world we live in today.  At one time, they were …

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Episode 153 – KYLO REN WILL AVENGE VADER

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr153.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:01:49 — 56.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIt is official.  Like the rest of the universe, we have advance tickets for Star Wars The Force Awakens.  We talk about the trailer, our anticipation, and what will be our middle-aged Star Wars plans. We also discuss …

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Films Without Filters S1E02 – Silence of the Lambs (1991)

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/FWFS01E02.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 34:16 — 31.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWelcome to the experiment. During this 10-part podcast, Jim and Jen team up to dissect different films from another era to see how they hold up in the world we live in today.  At one time, they were …

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Films Without Filters S1E01 – Welcome to the Show

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/FWFS01E01.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:26 — 12.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Welcome to the experiment. During this 10-part podcast, Jim and Jen team up to dissect different films from another era to see how they hold up in the world we live in today.  At one time, they …

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Episode 152 – Attica: The Films of 1975

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr152.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:12:32 — 66.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS  Jim DeSantis is joined by film critic, Cameron Meier to discuss the importance of American Cinema in the 1970s.  After a 35mm print screening of “Dog Day Afternoon,” Jim and Cameron go down the rabbit hole of …

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Episode 151 – MAD MAX FURY ROAD

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr151.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:03:03 — 57.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS….We are talking about Mad Max Fury Road for an entire hour. In this episode we talk about Immortan Joe, The Bullet Farm, Gasland, Mad Max, Furiosa, Rictus Erectus and Nux.  If you know what those words are, …

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Killer Picks 2 “When Animals Attack”

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/kp2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:00 — 9.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSKiller Picks are approved Movie Brain Rot films that have a common link to provide you with a great double feature.  Both flicks picked for this episode have giant animals that attack people.   Tobe Hooper’s “Eaten Alive” …

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Episode 150 – Drug-Inspired Fetus Flick

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr150.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:48 — 32.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSSometimes we just shoot the shit. We have a lot crammed into such a short episode.  We talk Killer Mermaid Movies, I, Frankenstein , The Colony, And Josh Martin’s “Uncomfortable Brunch.”  Yes, Josh thought it would be a …

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Episode 149 – 2014 Movie List to 2015 Movie Lust

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr149.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:41 — 49.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSJoin the dynamic duo once again for some more rants on Movie and Pop Culture.   What have you seen in 2014 and what do you want to see in 2015.     Follow us on Twitter @Moviebrainrot

Episode 148 – Sony Hacks Reveal Bigger Problems

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr148.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:22 — 48.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS…A rant, by Jim DeSantis. The SONY hack has been fodder from entertainment industry, but the wound cuts deeper than that.  However after the dust clears, we are left with the plans from SONY in 2015.  I have …

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Happy Thanksgiving – Good Table Manners

Let’s not forget the little things this Thanksgiving like future versions of yourself coming back to tell you not chew with your mouth open. Here is a video from the vault from Coronet Instructional Films teaching kids “Good Table Manners.” Please refrain from screaming at Chuck. Enjoy! Follow us on Twitter @Moviebrainrot  

Episode 147 – Misjudged Movies

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr147.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:00:37 — 55.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWe are talking Liam Neeson, Keanu Reeves, Demon flicks and the differences between Lobo the Bounty Hunter from the 80s and the sad, excuse for a badass Lobo DC is handing off to us now. Oh, and did …

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Episode 146 – Sounds To Make You Shriek

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr146.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 54:50 — 50.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSKids, don’t pass on this episode of Movie Brain Rot. We examine the Halloween records that you grew up on that feature chains rattling, werewolf howls and ghost stories. Scare your friends and keep your enemies closer.  It …

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Episode 145 – A Sinful Dwarf Is Full Of Sin

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr145.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 54:06 — 49.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWho is the next to die on “The Walking Dead”? We have an odds on favorite to bite the big one. We also explore the 1973 Norwegian dwarfsploitation film, “The Sinful Dwarf,” talk about Gordon and Bullock’s relationship …

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Episode 144 – Acting Roles Of A Lifetime, Almost

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr144.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:16:47 — 70.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS— Imagine a world where Neil Diamond played the role of Superman, Robin Williams was a 90s-version  X-men’s Wolverine and Kurt Russell played a more subdued Han Solo in Star Wars. That world was almost a reality. Join …

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Episode 143 – People Under the Stairs

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr143.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:49 — 47.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS—— In 1991, Wes Craven taught us it is not okay to kidnap kids, feed them human remains and then hunt them in the walls of their own house.  We just needed the kid from the Mighty Ducks …

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Episode 142 – Shirley Jones Ate My Neighbor

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr142.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:03:48 — 58.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS…At Times, I do not know if The Asylum company loves us or hates us. We do not hate your crap fest. We inject it into our blood stream like a junky. Yes, you do not make quality …

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Episode 141 – Ghoulies III: Ghoulies Go To College

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr141.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:28 — 49.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS….if someone may ask you to watch “Ghoulies III: Ghoulies Go to College” you say, Yes!  It is a cross between “Animal House” and “Gremlins” and is a wonderful piece of crap. We also fin time to talk …

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Episode 140 – Movie Body Counts

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr140.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 58:15 — 53.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWho has killed the most people on screen? Is it Stallone with his survival knife or is it Arnold with his bare hands? We explore the culture of “How many villains can an actor kill in a 90-minute …

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Episode 139 – Harrison Ford Is Pissed And We Love It

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr139.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:01:57 — 56.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS……. Garrett Joins Jim to ramble about all things geek like the new Flash series on the CW, Godzilla, Bronx 1990, Constatine on NBC and still find time to dissect why an angry Harrison Ford is better than …

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Spider-Man – The Mark of The Man-Wolf

Do you remember the days of Power Records? I do. You put the record on and when you hear the beep, you turn the page.   Here is my favorite comic book/record as a kid.   Spiderman vs. Man-Wolf.  Someone was nice enough to put the entire record and each page on Youtube. Spider-Man – The Mark …

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Star Wars May The 4Th Be With You

In honor of Star Wars day,  I have compiled some interesting tidbits.  Let’s take a look at what was, what could have been and what should never have happened. ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— 1) The Kurt Russell Audition When Star Wars was casting, everyone came out of the wood work to audition.  This included Disney’s hot ticket, Kurt …

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Episode 138 – Kids Who Chased Robots and Aliens

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr138.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 45:32 — 41.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS—– From Rom the Space Knight to Alien action figures, Tom joins the podcast once again to talk about toys we wanted as kids, and the ones we went after as adults.  Does anyone else care about this …

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Santa Claus (vs the Devil) – 1959 Mexico

If you want to see traditional holiday fare, look elsewhere. If you want see a trippy escape to the North Pole where a Mexican Santa is pitted against the forces of evil including the Devil himself, hit the play button immediately. High up in the North Pole, Santa checks on the good boys and girls …

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Episode 119 – Failed TV Replacements

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr119.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:23 — 46.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSHow can we explain an episode of Movie Brain Rot that includes Oliver from the Brady Bunch and the subtle differences between Mr. Furley and the Ropers? Wait, we just did. Also listen to a review on the …

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Episode 118 – Six Overlooked Horror Movies

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/mbr118.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 47:45 — 43.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSOn this pre-Halloween show, we spend time discussing Horror Television dramas and the growth of the genre from the screen to your living room. Of course, we have some recommendations for the gore cinephile.  Here are six horror …

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Trailer Reel 1

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Bill Hinzman – Zombie, Ghoul, & Friend.

Bill Hinzman passed away today. He was best known as the iconic image of George Romero’s classic zombie in Night of the Living Dead.  As he chases Barbara, played by Judith O’Dea, through a cemetery, little did he know that he would be the model for all slow-moving zombie movies from that moment on. Bill …

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Recorded Live (1975) 8 mins

Does anyone remember the days of HBO when they did not have enough content to fill between movies.  This short film was created in 1975, but it made its way on HBO in the early 80s. This is from the writer of the film, “Tremors.” Plot: The movie involves a man who attends a job …

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Bonus ep 1 – Brian Blessed – Off (2009)

http://moviebrainrot.com/podcast/bonusbrianblessed.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:28 — 5.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn 2009, the Movie Brain Rot team sat in a hotel room and did their best (or worst) impersonations of Brian Blessed as Prince Vultan in Flash Gordon (1980) – for which he is frequently remembered for the …

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