Articles written by: Jeff Bayer

Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 319: ‘Lights Out,’ ‘Ice Age: Collision Course,’ ‘Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie,’ our 1,000th review

0:00 – Hello; a call for new, shorter theme songs 5:05 – They only screened “Star Trek Beyond” in New York and L.A., and we don’t live either of those places 6:40 – “Ice Age: Collision Course” review (Snider only) 12:20 – “Lights Out” review 19:35 – We celebrate our 1,000th review with a new searchable database! (Mark from Winnipeg […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 318: ‘Ghostbusters,’ ‘The Infiltrator,’ ‘Captain Fantastic,’ ‘Hunt for the Wilderpeople’

0:00 – Hello, it was Jeff’s 40th birthday on Thursday 2:35 – “Ghostbusters” review 20:50 – “The Infiltrator” review 27:55 – “Captain Fantastic” review 38:10 – “Hunt for the Wilderpeople” review 43:35 – QOTW (best fictional cities to live in, with much discussion of the benefits of Metropolis and Emerald City) 1:00:10 – Summer Box Office Massacre update, an update […]

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Green Room [Blu-ray + Digital HD]

Blu-ray Review Green Room Directed by: Jeremy Saulnier Cast: Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots, Patrick Stewart, Macon Blair Running Time: 1 hr 35 mins Rating: R Due Out: July 12, 2016 PLOT: (courtesy of Lionsgate) After witnessing a shocking crime, a young rock band is unexpectedly thrust into a life-or-death battle to escape the clutches of a diabolical club owner (Stewart) […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 317: ‘Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates,’ ‘The Secret Life of Pets,’ ‘Swiss Army Man,’ Interquel

0:00 – Intro, iTunes review 4:45 – “Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates” review 13:05 – “The Secret Life of Pets” review 22:00 – “Swiss Army Man” review 29:10 – QOTW (wedding stories) 40:00 – We’ve added a perk for Patreon patrons 41:20 – A round of Interquel, which we erroneously call Character Casserole the whole time because we’re idiots […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 316: ‘The BFG,’ ‘The Legend of Tarzan,’ ‘The Purge: Election Year,’ ‘Independence Day: Resurgence,’ ‘The Neon Demon’

0:00 – Intro; iTunes review; Dogcat smokes crack 3:05 – “The BFG” review 11:15 – “The Legend of Tarzan” review 20:00 – “The Purge: Election Year” review (Snider only) 27:25 – “Independence Day: Resurgence” review 38:00 – “The Neon Demon” review (Snider only) 42:30 – QOTW (favorite Spielberg moments) 51:50 – Next week’s QOTW, and some wedding talk 53:30 – […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 315: ‘The Shallows,’ ‘Free State of Jones,’ ‘De Palma’

0:00 – Hello, Jeff’s in a mood, iTunes review 2:20 – “Independence Day: Resurgence” wasn’t screened for critics in the U.S. 4:50 – “Free State of Jones” review 14:15 – “The Shallows” review (Snider only), ending with shark anecdotes 19:20 – “De Palma” review (Snider only) 22:20 – QOTW (movies from 1996 that should get sequels) 33:25 – Summer Box […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 314: ‘Finding Dory,’ ‘Central Intelligence,’ ‘Tickled,’ ‘Genius’

0:00 – Hello, an iTunes review, a bit of show history 4:20 – “Finding Dory” review 13:50 – “Central Intelligence” review 22:25 – “Tickled” review 31:30 – “Genius” review 39:35 – QOTW (best movie deaths) 49:20 – Summer Box Office Challenge update 50:20 – Recap and goodbye QOTW: In honor of “Independence Day: Resurgence,” what other movie from 1996 should […]

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London Has Fallen — Blu-ray DVD review

Blu-ray Review London Has Fallen Directed by: Babak Najafi Cast: Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman Running Time: 1 hr 39 mins Rating: R Due Out: June 14, 2016 PLOT: (courtesy Universal Pictures Home Entertainment) Devastation of a world capital and a revenge plan against an American president fuel the high-octane London Has Fallen, coming to Digital HD on May […]

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Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider, Episode 313: ‘The Conjuring 2,’ ‘Now You See Me 2,’ ‘Warcraft’

0:00 – Hello, iTunes review, a poor memory of history 3:30 – “The Conjuring 2” review 17:15 – “Now You See Me 2” review 27:20 – “Warcraft” review 42:05 – QOTW (your top movie character crushes) 55:20 – Jeff hijacks the show to mention that he’s turning 40 next month 56:00 – Summer Box Office Challenge update 1:00:00 – Recap, […]

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Zootopia (BD/DVD/Digital HD) [Blu-ray]

Blu-ray Review Zootopia Directed by: Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Jared Bush Cast: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba Running Time: 1 hr 48 mins Rating: PG Due Out: June 7, 2016 PLOT (courtesy of Disney Home Entertainment): Directed by Byron Howard (“Tangled,” “Bolt”) and Rich Moore (“Wreck-It Ralph,” “The Simpsons”) and produced by Clark Spencer (“Wreck-It-Ralph,” “Lilo & Stitch”), the […]

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