Month: June 2016

2016 Movie-A-Day #181: Closer to the Moon



A Romanian police officer teams up with a small crew of old friends from the World War II Jewish Resistance to pull off a heist by convincing everyone at the scene of the crime that they are only filming a movie.


The Screen Watchers Guild Podcast #234: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows



No Strictly News this week, we will be back for some news on July 4th. While the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie produced by Michael Bay wasn’t good by any stretch of the imagination, we didn’t actively hate it as much as, say, something like the Transformers series. The second film, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows is better, but is it good? Tune in, Screen Watchers and see, or hear, or… whatever.

00:00:00 Intro
00:00:44 Film Discussion
00:23:07 Final Rating
00:25:28 Film Recommendations
00:27:27 Spoiler Talk

2016 Movie-A-Day #178: The Fear of 13



The Fear of 13 is a 2015 British documentary film. It tells the story of Nick Yarris, who was convicted of murder and spent 21 years on Death Row in Pennsylvania.

2016 Movie-A-Day #175: Rock the Kasbah



A down-on-his-luck music manager discovers a teenage girl with an extraordinary voice while on a music tour in Afghanistan and takes her to Kabul to compete on the popular television show, Afghan Star.

2016 Movie-A-Day #173: Faults



A renowned authority (Leland Orser) on mind control encounters a formidable challenge when he is hired to deprogram a strong-willed cultist (Mary Elizabeth Winstead).