Comedy Film Nerds
Movie reviews by stand-up comics and filmmakers Graham Elwood and Chris Mancini
info_outline Ep 463 - Hellboy - Mike Siegel 04/16/2019
Ep 463 - Hellboy - Mike Siegel *FILMS DISCUSSED: SHAZAM, HELLBOY, UNICORN STORE, STARSHIP TROOPERS TRAITOR OF MARS, RISE OF SKYWALKER, THE PROFESSOR* Chris and Graham welcome back Mike Siegel. Mike talks about the travel tales podcast and why Hellboy was all over the place. Chris liked Shazam. Graham had fun with Unicorn Store. New Star Wars trailer looks good. Unlike The Professor. #teakarma
info_outline Ep 462 - Shazam - Kim Iversen 04/09/2019
Ep 462 - Shazam - Kim Iversen *FILMS DISCUSSED: SHAZAM, PET SEMETARY, BLACKWAY, JOKER, MY SPY* Chris, and Graham welcome Kim Iversen into the ATC studio. Kim and Graham both liked Shazam. Kim and Chris both disliked Pet Semetary. Graham found Blackway to be ridiculous. All three are not sure about Joker trailer. My Spy Trailer looks silly. An episode that is more dangerous than Blackway!
info_outline Ep 461 - Dumbo - Emma Tammi 04/02/2019
Ep 461 - Dumbo - Emma Tammi *FILMS DISCUSSED: DUMBO, THE HIGHWAYMEN, THE WIND, THE BEACH BUM, DEADWOOD* Graham and Chris welcome filmmaker Emma Tammi. Chris was disappointed with Dumbo. Graham liked The Highwaymen. Emma talks about directing the Wind. Emma and Graham are excited for The Beach Bum while Chris is not! Better than prairie demons!
info_outline Ep 460 - US - Rick Overton 03/26/2019
Ep 460 - US - Rick Overton *FILMS DISCUSSED: US, THE MIAMI SHOWBAND MASSACRE, AQUAMAN, STAN AND OLLIE, SECOND ACT* Chris and Graham welcome Rick Overton back into the NERD GARAGE! All three liked US. Miami Showband Massacre is a good doc according to Graham. Sean Connery gives some advice. VOD/DVD is a wide range of sorcery. This ep is when you know you love vaudeville.
info_outline Ep 459 - Captain Marvel - Heather Dowling & Michelle Barton 03/19/2019
Ep 459 - Captain Marvel - Heather Dowling & Michelle Barton *FILMS DISCUSSED: CAPTAIN MARVEL, CAPTIVE STATE, TRIPLE FRONTIER, AVENGERS ENDGAME, FROZEN 2* Graham and Chris welcome first-time guests, Heather Dowling, and Michelle Barton. They talk about their crowd-funding project "Down The Middle." Everyone was let down by Captain Marvel. Michelle and Heather did not like Captive State. Chris was miffed at Tripple Frontier. New Avengers and Frozen Trailers look good! This episode in the mung fruit of podcasts!
info_outline Ep 457 - Fighting With My Family - April Wolfe 03/06/2019
Ep 457 - Fighting With My Family - April Wolfe *FILMS DISCUSSED: FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY, CAPTAIN MARVEL, PADDLETON, THE KING, GRETA, HELLBOY, ROCKETMAN* Chris and Graham welcome April Wolfe from Max Fun. Graham liked Fighting With My Family. April Enjoyed Captain Marvel. Chris was surprised by Paddleton. Graham found The King to be a very interesting Elvis Doc. April thought Greta was just ok. Some good films coming up on demand and in theaters. Join us!
info_outline Ep 454 - Cold Pursuit - Jay Kogen 02/12/2019
Ep 454 - Cold Pursuit - Jay Kogen *FILMS DISCUSSED: COLD PURSUIT, TWO KILLINGS OF SAM COOKE, GREEN BOOK, VICE, ALADDIN, PET SEMETARY* Graham and Chris welcome Jay Kogen onto the show. Chris and Graham thought Cold Pursuit went off the rails. Graham liked Sam Cooke more after watching the doc. Chris and Jay were both disappointed in Green Book and Vice. An episode full of frumphering.
info_outline Ep 453 - Can You Ever Forgive Me? - Ricky Carmona 02/05/2019
Ep 453 - Can You Ever Forgive Me? - Ricky Carmona *FILMS DISCUSSED: BLAKKKLANSMAN, CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME, POLAR, IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK, THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD, TOY STORY 4, AVENGERS: ENDGAME* Chris and Graham welcome Ricky Carmona from the Who Shot Ya? Podcast. Chris liked Blackkklansman. Graham thinks Can You Ever Forgive Me is Oscar worthy. Chris hated Polar. Ricky liked If Beale Street Could Talk but felt it was a little long. Graham wants everyone to see They Shall Not Grow Old. Good Superbowl Trailers! Ramping up to the Oscars!
info_outline Ep 452 - Glass - Justin Wood 01/29/2019
Ep 452 - Glass - Justin Wood *FILMS DISCUSSED: GLASS, SPLIT, THE FAVOURITE, the MID 90'S, ICARUS, EXTREMELY WICKED, AMONG THE SHADOWS* Chris and Graham welcome Justin Wood to the show. Graham liked Glass and Split. Chris didn't get the hype of The Favourite. Justin liked Mid 90's. Graham was amazed at Icarus.
info_outline Ep 451 - Vice 01/22/2019
Ep 451 - Vice *FILMS DISCUSSED: VICE, MARY POPPINS RETURNS, BEAUTIFUL BOY, EIGHTH GRADE, JOHN WICK 3, MISS BALA* Chris and Graham talk about flying to Japan for Tea and suicide. Graham liked Vice but it's not Best Picture. Chris and family enjoyed Mary Poppins. Graham found Beautiful Boy to be a wonderful film. Chris and his 13-year-old child liked Eighth Grade. John Wick is back to settle some scores as is Miss Bala. #skypecago
info_outline Ep 450 - Destroyer 01/15/2019
Ep 450 - Destroyer *FILMS DISCUSSED: DESTROYER, YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE, SERENITY, SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME* Chris, Graham and Aaron are here in the rain at ATC. Graham thought Destroyer missed the mark. Chris and Graham split over You Were Never Really Here. Nobody thinks Serenity looks good. New Spider-Man trailer is amazing. Only one good DVD but Glass is in theaters this week!
info_outline Ep 449 - Aquaman - Freddy Wong and Matt Arnold 01/09/2019
Ep 449 - Aquaman - Freddy Wong and Matt Arnold *FILMS DISCUSSED: AQUAMAN, BIRDBOX, ROMA, WHAT MEN WANT, US* Graham and Chris welcome Freddie Wong and Matt Arnold from The Storybreak podcast. Chris had fun at Aquaman. Graham was the only one who liked Birdbox. Everyone agrees that Roma is one of the best pictures of the year. An episode that is like a dog in the next room.
info_outline Spoiler Ep 89 - Spiderman: Into The Spiderverse - Ron Placone 12/20/2018
Spoiler Ep 89 - Spiderman: Into The Spiderverse - Ron Placone *SPOILER ALERT! KEY ELEMENTS OF FILM WILL BE DISCUSSED, INCLUDING ENDING* Ron Placone joins Chris and Graham to talk about the new Spider-Man animated film.
info_outline Ep 446 - Spiderman: Into The Spiderverse - Marc Guggenheim 12/18/2018
Ep 446 - Spiderman: Into The Spiderverse - Marc Guggenheim *FILMS DISCUSSED: SPIDER-MAN INTO THE SPIDERVERSE, WHO KILLED JAM MASTER JAY?, THE CHRISTMAS CHRONICLES, ROMA, THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD* Marc Guggenheim is back to talk Spider-Man, TV shows and more! Chris liked Into The Spiderverse, as did Graham until it gave him a headache. Who Killed Jam Master J is a good Netflix doc. Chris was surprised that he liked Christmas Chronicles. Roma and They Shall Not Be Forgotten look good!
info_outline Ep 445 - Bumblebee - Sam Tripoli 12/12/2018
Ep 445 - Bumblebee - Sam Tripoli *FILMS DISCUSSED: WIDOWS, BUMBLEBEE, CHASING TRANE, AVENGERS: ENDGAME, COLD PURSUIT* Chris and Graham welcome back Sam Tripoli to talk films. Graham liked Widows. Chris was Surprised at liking Bumblebee. The John Coltrane doc was good and Sam talks about how good the Netflix docs are. Avengers trailer looks fantastic! And Cold Pursuit is an Icy taken.
info_outline Ep 444 - Creed II 12/04/2018
Ep 444 - Creed II *FILMS DISCUSSED, CREED II, THE DISCOVERY, POKEMON DETECTIVE PIKACHU, CAPTAIN MARVEL* Chris and Graham are here talking Rocky films and more. Chris really liked Creed II, and they discussed all the Rocky films. Graham was amazed at Netflix film, The Discovery. Pokemon trailer actually looks good. the second. Captain Marvel trailer makes it even better. Slow week for DVD and VOD. Oscar films are starting to pop up to get to the theaters!
info_outline Ep 443 - Ralph Breaks The Internet - Stefanie Wilder-Taylor 11/27/2018
Ep 443 - Ralph Breaks The Internet - Stefanie Wilder-Taylor *FILMS DISCUSSED: RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET, INSTANT FAMILY, GREEN BOOK, THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS, GEORGE HARRISON: LIVING IN THE MATERIAL WORLD, ONCE UPON A DEADPOOL, THE LION KING* Stefanie Wilder-Taylor joins Chris and Graham in the ATC HQ. Chris thought Ralph was all over the place. Stefanie was pleasantly surprised by Instant Family. Graham thinks Green Book is Oscar worthy. Chris was let down by Buster Scruggs. George Harrison doc was great in Graham's eyes. Deadpool PG-13 trailer is hilarious. New Lion King looks promising. This episode is #notmytorture
info_outline Ep 442 - Overlord - Henry Phillips 11/15/2018
Ep 442 - Overlord - Henry Phillips *FILMS DISCUSSED: OVERLORD, MID90S, BOY ERASED, TRICKY DICK AND THE MAN IN BLACK, ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE, STAN AND OLLIE* Chris and Graham welcome back, Henry Phillips. Chris and Graham both liked Overlord. Henry was pleasantly surprised by Mid90s. Chris liked Nicole Kidman in Boy Erased. Graham found a good doc in Tricky Dick and The Man In Black. Anna and The Apocalypse look like fun! Stan and Ollie might get some Oscar gold. This episode will clear out your sinuses.
info_outline Spoiler Ep 87 - Bohemian Rhapsody - Grant Lyon 11/08/2018
Spoiler Ep 87 - Bohemian Rhapsody - Grant Lyon *SPOILER ALERT! KEY ELEMENTS OF FILM ARE DISCUSSED INCLUDING ENDING* Grant Lyon, from the film Killer Kate, goes deep about Bohemian Rhapsody with Chris, Graham and mega Queen fan, Aaron.