Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

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Jerome and Brian are back to examine the final part of the Lord of the Rings trilogy. They the mostly good and some shakiness surrounding the ending. Brian also learns about the real meaning of taking an animal to a farm. Continue reading Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Lord of the Ring: The Return of the King

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The Movie: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

One Sentence Plot Summary: Hobbits and men save Middle Earth, and Peter Jackson can’t decide on an ending. Continue reading Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Lord of the Ring: The Return of the King

Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

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The Movie: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

One Sentence Plot Summary: The Fellowship, down two individuals, is split into three different stories, with the biggest one leading to a major battle that is the alpha and envy of all future battle sequences. Continue reading Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

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Jerome and Brian reflect on one of the biggest and best action sequences ever rendered on film as they discuss Helm’s Deep. They also discuss whether Gollum still holds up. It’s a look back at the middle portion of the epic Middle Earth trilogy. Continue reading Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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The Movie: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

One Sentence Plot Summary: Various species team up to try and destroy a ring and end up doing a lot of walking before splitting. Continue reading Jerome’s 100 Favorite Movies Ever: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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Jerome and Brian are back! They are no longer discussing superhero movies but looking back at various genres and franchises now.

On this first episode, they go back to one of the most important movie franchises, a trilogy of movies shot all at the same time. On this episode, it starts with the forming of the Fellowship. Get your walking shoes on as we return to Middle Earth. Continue reading Pantheon Plus: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

Secret Agent Men – Episode 3: Mission: Impossible II

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Ben Phillips & Matt Waters are sick to death of Oscar contenders so have decided to get their spy on instead, examining how the Mission: Impossible, Bourne and James Bond franchises have danced around each other over the years.

Backflip Kick on down as your utterly delirious hosts do their best to make sense of this towering monument to insanity. Everybody’s wearing masks and they all hate the only woman in the movie. Literally. Continue reading Secret Agent Men – Episode 3: Mission: Impossible II

The Hobbit (1966)

Director: Gene Deitch
Runtime: 12 minutes

William L. Snyder, an American producer, obtained the film rights to J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit and set out to make a feature-length version of the film with the director, Gene Deitch. That project fell through, and this twelve-minute, animated film was produced instead in order to retain the filmmaking rights to the property. As a result, the very first film adaptation of this famous piece of literature is a quite cheap-looking, cartoon (without real animation) that obviously greatly condenses Tolkien’s story. Oddly enough, the cheapness actually works in the film’s favor. Continue reading The Hobbit (1966)