Summer Movie Trailers 2016

It’s Summer Movie season again.

We take a close look at the trailers for the upcoming Summer movies and discuss what is working and what is not (from the creative side and the research side).  Why does Drew love Tarzan so much? Can Spielberg and Disney go wrong? We cover it all and pull no punches.

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Coachella: Has It Jumped The Shark?

Let’s talk Coachella. How did it get here? What is it all about? Should you go? Fortunately Dan has been for the last 5 years (VIP, of course) so he can tell us everything we need to know. TIP: it’s not about the headliners.

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Best Baseball Movies. Difficulty: No Kevin Costner

Talking Baseball Movies. But to challenge ourselves Kevin Costner movies cannot be included (so no For Love of the Game). We each pick our top five of all time. Added bonus: Drew shares stories from his years working for the Dodgers. How did he help get Tommy Lasorda kicked out of a game?

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If We Had Oscar Votes – 2016

It’s Oscar season. We take a look at the important categories and decide who we would vote for if we only had the chance. Is it finally Leo’s turn? What was really the best picture of the year? (Ever notice no one calls them “pictures” anymore?) We even talk about the leading candidate for next year’s best picture.

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Super Bowl 50 Commercials

We take a quick look and the best, worst and strangest commercials from Super Bowl 50 with a mini-podcast.

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Best in Entertainment – 2015

We pick our best of the year is music, video games, TV and movies.

Will Drew bring up Star Wars again? How great is Rob Lowe? What is the funnest song about addiction? Will the great run of TV continue? Why do video game now hate WWII? Relive the best of 2015 in entertainment.

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Oscar Season Trailers 2015

It’s Oscar Movie Season again.

We look at the trailers for the upcoming Oscar-bait movies and discuss what is working and what is not (from the creative side and the research side). We’ve got Keaton, Cranston, Blanchett, Hardy, Bale, Carrel, Gosling, Pitt, Lawrence, Cooper, De Niro, Russell, Jackson, Goggins, Roth, Dern and DiCaprio.

We cover it all and pull no punches.

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Best Film Scores NOT by John Williams

It’s time to talk about the music of movies. But to make it challenging, John Williams’ scores are not allowed.

Dan and Drew bring their different perspectives to their top 5 lists. Will your favorites be among them?

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Sports & Streaming – What’s Next?

We’ve talked a lot about streaming’s impact on how people watch TV and movies. What will it do for sports?

Can we finally cut the cord? Are the Clippers on the cutting edge? Will this really make things better for sports fans?

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Music Streaming Services – Saving or Killing Music?

With players like Spotify, Pandora, Rhapsody and now Apple Music, we decided it’s time to take a look at the impact of music streaming services.

Are they good for the consumer? Are they good for the artists? Is it a viable business model? And most importantly, is Taylor Swift right?

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