It's alive! The Unenthusiastic Critic's 2019 Halloween Movie Marathon gets underway with a classic creature double-feature from the golden age of the Universal movie monsters.
ON GOLDEN POND (1981)
"It's like a Hallmark card with loons on it." The Unenthusiastic Critic is heading into summer with Katherine Hepburn and Henry Fonda.
RETURN OF THE JEDI (1983)
Fear leads to anger, and anger leads to hate, as The Unenthusiastic Critic searches her feelings about 1983's Return of the Jedi and the Star Wars films in general.
DAWN OF THE DEAD (1978 & 2004)
It's a creature double-feature this week, as we devour George Romero's 1978 zombie classic and Zack Snyder's 2004 remake.
MAMMA MIA! (2008)
In a winner-takes-it-all Mother's Day episode, Michael is taking a chance on Mamma Mia!, and Nakea couldn't escape if she wanted to.
BETTER OFF DEAD (1985)
This week we're watching Savage Steve Holland's cult teen comedy, and The Unenthusiastic Critic wants her two dollars.
Rock us, Amadeus! On this week's podcast, we're composing ourselves for Milos Forman's Oscar-winning tale of music, madness, and murder.
2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY (1968)
The Unenthusiastic Critic is opening the podcast doors for Kubrick's sci-fi masterpiece, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this month.
ROCKY (1976) & ROCKY IV (1985)
The Unenthusiastic Critic is like Ivan Drago: whatever she hits, she destroys. This week, she's lacing up her gloves for a marquee matchup: 1976's Rocky and 1985's Rocky IV.
MONTY PYTHON'S LIFE OF BRIAN (1979)
This Easter, we put The Unenthusiastic Critic in the comfy chair, and had her look at the bright side of life.
SAVING PRIVATE RYAN (1998)
This week, we're hitting the beach for Steven Spielberg's homage to the Greatest Generation.
HOOSIERS (1986) & ABOVE THE RIM (1994)
In a March Madness tournament for the ages, Michael and Nakea watch two of the greatest basketball movies of all time.
It seems The Unenthusiastic Critic may be the only woman alive that 007 can't seduce.
This week Nakea is opening Pandora's box, and sitting down for her first viewing of James Cameron's $3 billion blockbuster. Also: Oscars talk!
2018 OSCAR PICKS AND PREDICTIONS
My choices for who will win, who should win, and who must not be allowed to win at the 90th Annual Academy Awards.
THE GODFATHER (1972)
We're going to the mattresses—and hitting the vino—for Nakea's first viewing of Francis Ford Coppola's Oscar-winning classic.