Posts Tagged ‘Nutflex’

Nutflex 033- Sing Street

NUTFLEX 033- Sing Street This week Josh, Kay, and Ryan chat about the delightful 2016 film Sing Street from director John Carney. The story of a poor Irish boy who has big dreams of being a rock star and can’t wait to escape to the big city, but first he must navigate the complicated relationships…

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Nutflex 031-My Golden Days

Nutflex 031-My Golden Days From the mind of Arnaud Desplechin, comes My Golden Days, and a lot of French names the Taste Buds struggle to wrap their lips around. A tale of a self-absorbed young man becoming a self-absorbed older man, the film is one at least 4 of the panelists can relate to. Will…

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Nutflex 030 – The Sting

Nutflex 030 – The Sting On this week’s Nutflex, the Taste Buds take on the 70’s smash The Sting. Looking back on it, was The Sting an inexplicable box office hit that just happened to come out at the right time, or is it the perfect blend of prestige and popcorn, deserving a spot on the Ultimate Netflix Queue? Tune…

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SUPER HERO HOUR HOUR 11/11/16- ARROW

Arrow is the grandaddy of all shows, and this grandaddy dog still knows new tricks. Do those tricks sometimes make no sense and are hodgepodge thrown together mishmash? Sure!  But there’s so much charisma and character work, and the flashbacks are actually fun again! Ollie’s new team learns about his murdery past and they take…

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Nutflex 027 – Look Who’s Back

Nutflex 027 – Look Who’s Back This week Kay, Jason, Josh, and Ryan say hi Hitler! They discuss the 2015 German comedy Look Who’s Back, currently streaming on Netflix. What if Hitler mysteriously woke up in modern day Berlin? Obviously hilarity would ensue, right? Well, you’ll have to listen to the gang try and figure out…

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Nutflex 026 – Mountains May Depart

Nutflex 026 – Mountains May Depart After placing Italian, Spanish, Persian, Thai, French, Norwegian, and German language films on the list, the Taste Buds decide to see if a Chinese language movie has what it takes. The movie in question is 2016’s Mountains May Depart, currently streaming on Netflix. The foursome battle it out to see…

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Nutflex 024 – Bring it On

Nutflex 024 – Bring It On   People like to go nuts about all the wacky hijinks and stupid lingo Pitch Perfect gave us, but before we dove into that subculture, pre-Ant Man Peyton Reed gave us a cheerific attempt at showing the world the seedy and not so seedy underbelly of high school cheerleading. Torrance has…

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Nutflex 022 – Valhalla Rising

Nutflex 022 – Valhalla Rising picture courtesy of www.medievalists.net   Before Driver and The Neon Demon, Nicolas Winding Refn ran around making crazy movies about crazy dudes dudin’ it up. Valhalla Rising is just one of those movies, telling the story of one of those tough guy Vikings named One-Eye. The movie has gods (probably), demons (why not?), and monsters (actually, not really),…

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Nutflex 021 – Best of 2015 Flashback

Fall is officially here, which means that it’s movies that win awards season! For the next few months, your local theater will be inundated with historical dramas, stories of triumph over adversity, underdog tales, pictures of race and sexuality and otherness taking the main stage, and Tom Hanks. With the glut of 2016 Oscar-bait upon…

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Nutflex 019 – The Little Prince

Nutflex 019 – The Little Prince It wasn’t good enough for Paramount, but it was good enough for Netflix, so it’s good enough for us! Ladies and gentlemen, PopFilter proudly presents the Nutflex take on the The Little Prince! Allegedly based on an allegedly classic children’s book, The Little Prince combines paper mache animation with CG animation and real-ass philosophy. Will…

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