The story of Texas electrician Ron Woodroof and his battle with the medical establishment and pharmaceutical companies after being diagnosed as HIV-positive in 1986, and his search for alternative treatments that helped established a way in which fellow HIV-positive people could join for access to his supplies. Written by Focus Features
The last two years of Princess Diana’s life: her campaign against land mines and her relationship with surgeon Dr Hasnat Khan.
Release Date: September 20, 2013
Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel
Writer: Stephen Jeffreys (screenplay)
A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
The Great Gatsby
**Special Note** This movie holds some sentimental value for me since this is the one where Maverick (The Awesome Movie Podcast), Melissa, and myself talked about doing these reviews for people. So we come full circle five months later. If you wish you can read my review of the movie here.
Run Time: 143 min
Rating: PG – 13
Director: Baz Luhrmann
A trio of bodybuilders in Florida get caught up in an extortion ring and a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong.
Run Time: 129 min
Director: Michael Bay
Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Anthony Mackie, Tony Shalhoub, Ed Harris, Rob Corddry
A gut-wrenching, non-stop roller coaster ride through the hellish underbelly of inner-city America. A birthday celebration at an upscale restaurant sets in motion events that bring Sissy, her brother, Mikey, and friends, Kenny and Barbie, face to face with the macabre world of the Boneboys. Inspired by Jonathan Swift’s cannibalistic tale A Modest Proposal, the Boneboys are international predators who deal in human flesh – dead or alive. Their hunting grounds are the cities of the world
In a future world people are divided into factions based on personality, a teenager is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers a conspiracy to destroy all Divergents, her life is threatened.
SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! E-Roc, Joberwacki and Shep talk about the newly released (as of this recording) movie The World’s End. They will spoil parts of this. If you don’t want to be spoiled. Don’t listen. Delete it or ignore it. Whatever you choose. Just don’t blame us if you get spoiled. We warn you here and at the start of the podcast. The guys just give a quick up or down on the movie and their initial impressions. They do talk some plot points and a few specific things but for the most part they don’t get into much detail.
For episode 14 the guys get into the 80’s classic The Lost Boys. The 1987 film starring Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Haim, Corey Feldman and Jason Patric. They get into the usual stuff with the show including how perfect the music is for the movie, the sax guy and how great he was, how cheesy parts of the flick are and just how much fun they all had watching it. There’s even a jab or two aimed at twilight. They get into the Pickening and other movies at the end and fun was had by all. Hope you enjoy.