Tuesday, May 11, 2010

New Website!

It's time to say goodbye to the blog page, and go visit our brand new website at www.matineeidles.com

Sunday, May 9, 2010

Episode 21 - Kick-Ass

In this episode Alec, Joey, Matt, and Vern sit down for probably the most heated discussion since the "True Romance" episode to talk about Matthew Vaughn's 2010 film "Kick-Ass". Everything is discussed from Creator Rights, Early 90's Image comics, the entertainment vs. substance debate, the awesomeness of Nic Cage, the comic industry vs. the movie industry, the awesomeness of John Romita Jr., and just about anything else you can think of. We also discuss the movie too if you are intrested in that. Also, stick around for the announcement of the next 4 Matinee Idles roundtrable discussion picks. Enjoy!


Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Episode 20 - Jaws

In this episode Alec, Joey, Matt, and Vern are joined by Christopher Neseman (of 11 O'Clock Comics and Around Comics) to talk about the 1975 Steven Spielberg directed classic "Jaws". Mayhem ensues! Listen in to hear everything discussed from the actors, various interpretations, the age of the Kintner mother, the logic behind Jaws 4, and just about anything else related to the movie. So grab a bow-legged woman, a bucket of chum, and enjoy!


Monday, April 12, 2010

Episode 19 - More Trailer Talk!

In this episode Joey, Matt, and Vern discuss some recent trailers, and veer off on just as many tangents as usual including the Matinee Idles drinking game, Jean Claude Van Damme's career choices, Iron Man 2, and Wall Street 2. Enjoy!

trailers discussed:

Four Lions (11:29)
Get Him To The Greek (18:27)
The Greatest (23:52)
Holy Rollers (28:57)
The Joneses (34:25)
The Mechanic (40:25)
Predators (47:40)
Scott Pilgrim vs. The World (55:06)
Solitary Man (1:00:06)
Tron Legacy (1:06:04)

Adam WarRock - I Gotta Believe! (The Scott Pilgrim Recap)
beats by Slum Village

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Thursday, April 8, 2010

Next Selection Announcement

Matt Burden announces what our next club selection is going to be, and who our special guest is going to be.


Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Episode 18 - Broken Flowers

In this episode Alec, Joey, and Vern take a look at Jim Jarmusch's 2005 film "Broken Flowers" starring the one and only Bill Murray. The hosts take a more free-form approach to this one but still disucss everything from the script, actors, directorial style, and even art-house cinema in general. Enjoy!


Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Matinee Idles Extra - Dogtown and Z-Boys

In this edition of Matinee Idles Extra, Matt Burden looks back at Stacy Peralta's 2001 critically acclaimed documentary "Dogtown and Z-Boys".

Suicidal Tendencies - Go Skate! (Possessed To Skate '97)