Posts Tagged ‘movies’

Movie of the Year: 1999 – The Blair Witch Project

Movie of the Year 1999: The Blair Witch Project The Taste Buds discuss 1999’s The Blair Witch Project, a lighthearted romp through the woods a Maryland, which brings a crew of filmmakers together in ways they never would have imagined. The panelists discuss what made the film such a cultural, critical, and financial success, and they…

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PopFilter Versus: 2014 Discoveries

Every year brings to light new actors, singers, comedians, movies, TV shows, comic books, and video games that take us completely off guard. In this week’s Versus, Mike and Ryan rattle off their top 5 Discoveries of 2014 spraying to all fields of pop culture. See if anything you’ve discovered makes the cut!   Email…

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TRAILER TRASH

TRAILER TRASH In which we review the films opening this weekend, just based on the trailer, to 100 percent accuracy. THE MAZE RUNNER AKA: Hunger Games: Puzzle Edition REVIEW: Studios are quickly running out of original ideas for films (starting 100 years ago). The new, hot formula seems to be: Kids + Death + X…

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PopFilter Versus: New Fall Movies

Last week was TV shows, now it’s time for movies. PopFilter Versus New Fall Movies is where the three friends discuss the films their most excited about, and whittle it down to a single film that YourPopFilter, as an entity, is pumped to watch. As with all episodes where decisions are made, there’s alighting and…

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Popfilter’s Foriegn Flick of the Week

Greece’s Dogtooth   A few years ago, an art exhibit in Brooklyn featured painting of a black Virgin Mary splattered with elephant feces.  Not surprisingly, this got people talking. Soon enough there was a nationwide debate about what art is suppose to be and, since the exhibit received government money, whether the taxpayers should subsidize “offensive” art.…

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Popfilter’s Foriegn Flick of the Week

In  which Stephanie Reviews a Film from Notmerica Japan’s My Neighbor Totoro or “The Anti Disney-Princess Fantasy Movie somehow still brought to you by Disney”   Okay, that retitle is a little misleading. My Neighbor Totoro is a film by legendary animator and director Hayao Miyazaki (Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away) and released in 1988. It…

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PopFilter Podcast Best of the Year! (So Far!(pt 2))

That’s right, Filterinos! Here’s the second half of the thing you heard earlier! And this time, less farting and burping!! Email us to get your opinion on the show: contact@yourpopfilter.com Or call and leave a voicemail: 1-562 DRDJ POP   Review us on iTunes!   Follow us on Twitter and Facebook.   Want to record your own podcast? Check…

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PopFilter Podcast Best of the Year! (So Far!)

That’s right, Filterinos! The year is over halfway over and the friends want you to know the best that pop culture has given us this year. Enjoy part one, where the friends discuss the best in movies, tv and music! They also fart and burp and make fun of each other!! Email us to get…

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Popfilter’s Foreign Flick of the Week

In  which Stephanie Reviews a Film from Notmerica Sweden’s Let the Right One In Let the Right One In came out in 2008 and directed by Tomas Alfredson. It is the story of a lonely boy named Oskar who befriends a strange girl who moves in next door named Eli. There is something a little…

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PopFilter’s Foreign Flick of the Week

In  which Stephanie Reviews a Film from Notmerica Mexico’s Y Tu Mamá También (WARNING: THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS SPOILERS ALMOST IMMEDIATELY) When I started telling people I was writing an article on this movie, their reactions ranged from, “Wow, that’s a really great movie!” to “Hey! That was the first movie I ever jacked off to.”…

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