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Weekly Recap: Spiral, Army of the Dead, Profile, Oxygen & More!

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So now we can say Summer Movie Season is here. This week features the release of films starring Chris Rock ( Spiral: From the Book of Saw ), Angelina Jolie ( Those Who Wish Me Dead ) , and Amy Adams ( The Woman in the Window)  in theaters and on streaming services, as well as Zack Snyder's  big-budget action-zombie film, Army of the Dead . Given the coming weeks, it seems like things are closer to coming back to normal as far as big movie releases .  Plus, lots of smaller releases are out there, including a computer screen-based thriller ( Profile ), a space survival film ( Oxygen ), a darkly comedic revenge film with Mads Mikkelsen ( Riders of Justice ) , and an intense arthouse thriller ( The Killing of Two Lovers ). There's plenty more to check out too, and I have reviews for them all. Also, d on't miss the podcasts from this week, including our thoughts on Wrath of Man . Finally, check out my various essays, lists, and new trailers to dig into as well. Enjoy, stay

Out Now 450: Wrath of Man

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This week's  Out Now with Aaron and Abe features plenty of macho . Aaron and Abe are joined by Alan Aguilera to discuss Wrath of Man , the reunion film for director Guy Ritchie and star Jason Statham . Listen in to hear everyone’s thoughts on this gritty crime thriller, and what came out of this re-teaming. Tune in for Out Now Quickies™ ( 6:17 ), Trailer Talk for Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard ( 18:27 ), the main review ( 23:34 ), Games ( 1:01:16 ), and Out Now Feedback ( 1:10:05 ). So now, if you've got an hour or so to kill... You can also find links to the episode at AudioBoom or Spotify . Subscribe via iTunes HERE

Weekly Recap: Wrath of Man, The Water Man, Clancy's Man & More!

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Normally this week would be the kick-off to Summer movie season, but things are obviously different. So while we wait for the first true Summer blockbuster (next week's Spiral...?) , we get a gritty Jason Statham film, Wrath of Man .  Plus, lots of smaller releases are out there, and I have a review for one of them - The Water Man , David Oyelowo's directorial debut, which is a nice little movie for everyone. I have reviews for all these recent releases. There's plenty more to check out too.  Don't miss the podcasts from this week, including our thoughts on Without Remorse and The Mitchells vs. The Machines . Finally, check out my various essays, lists, and new trailers to dig into as well. Enjoy, stay safe out there, and thanks for reading! New Movie Reviews: (All Reviews Are Linked) ​ Wrath of Man -  Guy Ritchie and Jason Statham together again for their darkest feature -  In Theaters The Water Man -  A well-done fantasy drama for all audien

Out Now 449: Without Remorse & The Mitchells vs. The Machines

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This week's  Out Now with Aaron and Abe features no covert ops, just a lot of laughs and robots . Aaron and Abe are joined by Slash Film’s Brad Oman and LaPorte’s very own Ben Konowitz to discuss Tom Clancy’s Without Remorse and The Mitchells vs. The Machines . Listen in to hear everyone’s thoughts on Michael B. Jordan’s potential franchise starter, and what talent producers Phil Lord and Chris Miller tapped into for a new animated flick. Tune in for Out Now Quickies™ ( 5:10 ), Trailer Talk for Army of the Dead ( 14:00 ), the main reviews ( 20:37 ) and ( 44:38 ), Games ( 1:10:20 ), and Out Now Feedback ( 1:26:57 ). So now, if you've got an hour or so to kill... You can also find links to the episode at AudioBoom or Spotify . Subscribe via iTunes HERE

Weekly Recap: Without Remorse, Mitchells, Oscars, Mortal Kombat & More!

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There are a couple of notable releases this week. Michael B. Jordan gets a franchise starter with Tom Clancy's Without Remorse . The comedic forces behind The Lego Movie now have the hilarious  Mitchells vs. The Machines . Plus, a few smaller character comedies ( Together Together, The Outside Story ) are worthwhile as well. I have reviews for all, plus my latest article for Variety, which goes over the five most brutal fights from Mortal Kombat with the film's stunt coordinator. There's plenty more to check out too.  Don't miss the podcasts from this week, including our takes on the Oscars, as well as our Mortal Kombat review episode. I'm also still covering Invincible , and have reviews for every episode so far, including this week's finale (posting Friday morning). Finally, check out my various essays, lists, and new trailers to dig into as well. Enjoy, stay safe out there, and thanks for reading! New Movie Reviews: (All Reviews Are Linked

Out Now 448: Mortal Kombat

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This week's  Out Now with Aaron and Abe is a flawless victory of a conversation . Aaron and Abe are joined by DLC’s Christian Spicer and Deep Blue Sea megafan Mark Hofmeyer to discuss 2021’s Mortal Kombat . Listen in to hear everyone’s thoughts on whether or not this film does justice to the game it’s inspired by, let alone if it does anything for a world full of geek-friendly film and TV adaptations. Tune in for Out Now Quickies™ ( 7:42 ), Trailer Talk for Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings ( 19:43 ), the main review ( 27:55 ), Games ( 1:21:13 ), Out Now Feedback ( 1:30:50 ). So now, if you've got an hour or so to kill... You can also find links to the episode at AudioBoom or Spotify . Subscribe via iTunes HERE

Out Now Bonus: 93rd Academy Awards Results Special

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This special  Out Now with Aaron and Abe  bonus episode is putting in thoughts on the 93 rd Academy Award results as well as the show itself. Aaron and Abe are joined by Mark Hobin and the lovely Ana Bosch , to go over the results of this 2021’s delayed Oscar ceremony. With the competition having ended, it’s time to go over who won, what films won what awards, thoughts on any surprises that occurred, as well as the ceremony itself, given the unique nature of this year’s event, let alone the wild ending. Regardless of how everything played out, there’s plenty of other fun conversations to make this another fun way to wrap up this year’s celebration of cinema in regards to Hollywood’s biggest night. You can also find links to the episode at AudioBoom or Spotify . Subscribe via iTunes HERE

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