Comedy Film Nerds
Movie reviews by stand-up comics and filmmakers Graham Elwood and Chris Mancini
info_outline Ep 471 - Dark Phoenix - Cole Stratton 06/10/2019
Ep 471 - Dark Phoenix - Cole Stratton *FILMS DISCUSSED: DARK PHOENIX, LATE NIGHT, FORD V FERRARI, AD ASTRA* Graham and Chris welcome first-time guest Cole Stratton. All three liked Dark Phoenix. Cole enjoyed Late Night. Ford V Ferrari looks interesting. Ad Astra left the panel confused. Thank you for listening.
info_outline Ep 470 - Rocketman - Chris Gore 06/04/2019
Ep 470 - Rocketman - Chris Gore *FILMS DISCUSSED: ROCKET MAN, GODZILLA, RAMBO: LAST BLOOD, THE KITCHEN* Chris and Graham welcome back Chris Gore from Film Threat. All three guys liked Rocket Man. Godzilla: King Of The Monsters was all the popcorn fun they thought. Rambo trailer looks silly but a good time. The Kitchen trailer makes gun loving look easy. An episode is the Toho of podcasts.
info_outline Ep 469 - Booksmart - Daniel Van Kirk 05/29/2019
Ep 469 - Booksmart - Daniel Van Kirk *FILMS DISCUSSED: BRIGHTBURN, BOOKSMART, RIM OF THE WORLD, PUMP, TERMINATOR DARK FATE, ANNABELLE COMES HOME* Dan Van Kirk is back to talk films with two old nerds. Dan and Chris were let down by Brightburn. Graham had fun watching Booksmart. Rim of the World gave Chris a premise hangover. Graham liked the doc Pump, even with some disclaimers. This episode is better than seeing Graveyard Abortion live!
info_outline Ep 468 - John Wick 3: Parabellum - Tom Merritt 05/21/2019
Ep 468 - John Wick 3: Parabellum - Tom Merritt *Films discussed: John Wick 3, Rocket Man, See You Yesterday, Angel Has Fallen, Maleficent* Tom Merritt is back! Chris liked John Wick 3 but found it got a little old. Tom had fun with Rocket Man. Graham was happy with See You Yesterday. Angel Has Fallen looks ridiculous as does Maleficent 2. This episode was rescued by a time traveler.
info_outline Ep 467 - Tolkien - Lesley Wolff 05/14/2019
Ep 467 - Tolkien - Lesley Wolff *FILMS DISCUSSED: TOLKIEN, UGLY DOLLS, LET THEM PLAY, POKEMON DETECTIVE PIKACHU, THE HUSTLE, IT CHAPTER 2* Chris and Graham welcome first-time guest Leslie Wolf. Chris was not happy with Tolkien. Leslie and her daughter loved Ugly Dolls. Graham wants everyone to see the baseball doc Let Them Play. Chris was surprised at how he liked Pokemon. Trailer for It 2 is creepy!
info_outline Ep 466 - Knock Down The House - Jackie Kashian 05/07/2019
Ep 466 - Knock Down The House - Jackie Kashian This episode does contain Avengers: Endgame Spoilers. *Films Discussed: Knock Down the House, Unicorn Store, Avengers End Game, Spiderman* Chris and Graham welcome Jackie Kashian to talk Marvel and more! Chris and Graham both like Knock Down the House. Chris didn't like Unicorn Store as much as Graham. Jackie gives her take on End Game and the MCU. Good Spiderman trailer!
info_outline Ep 465 - Avengers: Endgame - No Spoilers 04/30/2019
Ep 465 - Avengers: Endgame - No Spoilers *FILMS DISCUSSED: AVENGERS ENDGAME, DEVIL AT THE CROSSROADS, GAME OF THRONES, BRIGHTBURN, GEMINI MAN* Chris, Graham, and Aaron talk about Endgame. They all liked it and want to see it again. Graham liked the Robert Johnson doc, Devil At The Crossroads. Chris and Aaron liked the latest GOT ep even though it was darkly lit. The Brightburn trailer looks cool. Unlike Gemini Man. Travel through time and get this episode along with some infinity stones.
info_outline Ep 464 - Queen Of The Desert - Ethan Edenburg & Eric Jackowitz 04/23/2019
Ep 464 - Queen Of The Desert - Ethan Edenburg & Eric Jackowitz *FILMS DISCUSSED: QUEEN OF THE DESERT, HIGH LIFE, HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 3, HOBBS AND SHAW, CHILD'S PLAY* Chris and Graham welcome first-time guests, Ethan Edenburg and Eric Jackowitz. Graham gives some bath tips from Queen of The Desert. Eric did not like High Life. Chris liked Dragon 3 more than 2. Graham saw a doc about the Flint Water Crisis but wants to talk about it later. An episode for morning radio. #pluto #kidmaning
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!