Articles written by: Jeff Bayer

Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 281: ‘Steve Jobs,’ ‘Crimson Peak,’ ‘Goosebumps,’ ’99 Homes,’ ‘Experimenter,’ ‘Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead’

0:00 – New theme song (by Greg Whitehead) reflects Jeff’s return to Portland; Eric got a cat 5:05 – “Steve Jobs” review 14:55 – “Crimson Peak” review 22:35 – “Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon” review (from Sundance) 24:15 – “Experimenter” review (from Sundance) 27:10 – Jeff finds something to be annoyed about 27:50 – “Goosebumps” […]

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Aladdin: Diamond Edition (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital HD)

Blu-ray Review Aladdin Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker Cast: Scott Weinger, Robin Williams, Linda Larkin, Gilbert Gottfried Running Time: 1 hr 30 mins Rating: G Due Out: October 13, 2015 PLOT: A street urchin (Weinger) falls for a beautiful princess (Larkin). He then uses a genie’s (Williams) magic power to make himself a prince in order to marry her. […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 280: ‘The Walk,’ ‘Goodnight Mommy,’ the remake game

0:00 – Hello! Jeff is on his way back home to Portland 3:10 – “The Walk” review 11:50 – Some movies we didn’t see, like “Pan” 13:00 – “Goodnight Mommy” review 18:00 – QOTW (remakes you’d be OK with if they were guaranteed to be good); at 26:30, Eric relates an anecdote of white-collar crime 29:10 – A round of […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 279: Fantastic Fest 2015, ‘The Martian’

0:00 – It’s the last day of Fantastic Fest, and we saw a lot of movies 2:10 – “The Martian” review 10:50 – Fantastic Fest reviews, starting with “The Keeping Room” 14:00 – “Anomalisa” 18:25 – “Men and Chicken” 22:20 – “Green Room” 28:20 – “April and the Extraordinary World” 31:45 – “Lovemilla” 34:30 – “High-Rise” 38:40 – “Der Bunker” […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 278: ‘Stonewall,’ ‘Sicario,’ ‘Hotel Transylvania 2,’ Fantastic Fest

0:00-5:20 – We’re in Austin just as Fantastic Fest is about to begin; all around us chaos reigns; Scott Weinberg, the Loki of Fantastic Fest, is within the range of our microphone 5:20 – “Stonewall” review (Snider only) 11:10 – “Sicario” review (Snider only) 14:50 – “Hotel Transylvania 2″ review (Snider only) 17:50 – QOTW (old/young duos who should make […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 277: ‘The Scorch Trials,’ ‘Everest,’ ‘Black Mass,’ ‘Sleeping with Other People,’ ‘Pawn Sacrifice’

0:00 – Introduction; this is Jeff’s last San Diego show; our theme song is almost obsolete; Portland will soon be destroyed anyway 4:50 – “Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials” review 13:20 – “Everest” review 25:30 – “Black Mass” review 32:20 – “Sleeping with Other People” review 40:40 – “Pawn Sacrifice” review (Snider only) 44:15 – QOTW (man vs. nature stories) […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 276: ‘The Visit,’ ‘Seven Chinese Brothers,’ Pitch Me

0:00-2:45 – We say hello, and Eric negs Jeff’s improv attempts 2:45-4:45 – The movies we didn’t see 4:45-17:00 – “The Visit” review 17:00-19:20 – “Seven Chinese Brothers” review (Bayer only) 19:20-29:50 – QOTW (favorite Wes Craven moments), ending with Jeff realizing how he has traumatized Dylan 29:50-39:00 – A round of Pitch Me 39:00-41:00 – The end of the […]

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Fantastic Fest Final Films Announced: ‘Anomalisa,’ ‘Son of Saul,’ ‘Tale of Tales’ and More

Fantastic Fest Final Films Announced: ‘Anomalisa,’ ‘Son of Saul,’ ‘Tale of Tales’ and More

Austin, TX – Wednesday, September 9, 2015 – Fantastic Fest announces its final wave of highly anticipated features and epic events for the annual celebration of all things genre. With  signature smackdown Fantastic Debates and Comedy Central’s The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, this year’s Fantastic Fest promises more thrills than ever before as it rages through Austin from September 24 – October […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 275: ‘Learning to Drive,’ ‘The Transporter Refueled,’ ‘A Walk in the Woods,’ ‘Digging for Fire,’ ‘Cop Car,’ ‘Mistress America,’ a new game

0:00-3:30 – Hello there; Eric made a mistake on last week’s show 3:30-10:25 – “Learning to Drive” review 10:25-16:50 – “The Transporter Refueled” review (Bayer only) 16:50-18:25 – We’re going to replay our reviews of some Sundance movies that are now open 18:25-21:30 – “A Walk in the Woods” review 21:30-27:30 – “Digging for Fire” review 27:30-31:55 – “Cop Car” […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 275: ‘Learning to Drive,’ ‘The Transporter Refueled,’ ‘A Walk in the Woods,’ ‘Digging for Fire,’ ‘Cop Car,’ ‘Mistress America,’ a new game

0:00-3:30 – Hello there; Eric made a mistake on last week’s show 3:30-10:25 – “Learning to Drive” review 10:25-16:50 – “The Transporter Refueled” review (Bayer only) 16:50-18:25 – We’re going to replay our reviews of some Sundance movies that are now open 18:25-21:30 – “A Walk in the Woods” review 21:30-27:30 – “Digging for Fire” review 27:30-31:55 – “Cop Car” […]

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