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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

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