Jim Napier
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Jim Napier

Jim has been a self-proclaimed super geek ever since he got his first computer all the way back in 1992– and he has been ‘plugged in’ ever since. Fed by a steady diet of movies as a kid, he has expanded to new platforms to fuel his inner geek! Movies continue to feed Jim’s creative side, while technology is constantly changing and creating new toys that woo and draw him in!

The Big Lebowski Dude Abides Podcast
Podcasts

Listen in as we talk about Dave’s love of bowling and some funny bowling stories. Episode 18: Here are some funny bowling fails from Youtube. Listen, Rate/Review, Repeat: Apple Podcasts – https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-dude-abides-podcast/id1529813432… Anchor – https://anchor.fm/dudeabidespod Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/show/1loGVh8wtckGkji5hCbZNk… Google Podcasts – https://google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8zMTQzYzZkOC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw==…

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MoviesNews

I am so excited about this news. Not because I am hopeful that Phil Nobile will admit that Iced Pop-Tarts are the best. Jokes aside, if the quality of the magazine will match up to Fangoria, then Fangoria Studios will kick all kinds of ass. Keep reading to check out

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Movie ReviewMovies

Listen in as Jim reviews Hunted, a gruesome new take on Red Riding Hood. Gruesome is the only word I have been able to think about since watching Hunted. Hunted is an original film from Shudder. This past year has been amazing for Shudder Originals. My wife is not a

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Love and Monsters Movie Review
Movie ReviewMovies

Listen to our review of Love and Monsters. Monsters, Romance, Action, and a Dog. You can never go wrong with that combo. Synopsis: Dylan O’Brien stars in this wildly imaginative, post-apocalyptic adventure that’s filled with LOVE AND MONSTERS. Celebrate the release with two all-new deleted scenes below! Seven years after the Monsterpocalypse, Joel

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GearTechnology

I know you come to our site for movie reviews, but today I’m sharing my thoughts on the best minimalist iPhone case on the market. The Totallee cases are super thin, but give you just the right amount protection. Watch my review above and check out some pics and the

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MoviesPodcasts

In this week’s episode, Dave and Jim discuss the insanity going on in this country and attempt to find some humor. We discuss the funny No-Fly List videos and talk about of love of Planes, Trains, and Automobiles. Listen to the episode: Watch one of our favorite video compilations of

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MoviesPodcasts

Listen in as Jim reviews GREENLAND starring Gerard Butler and Morena Baccarin. Do you think that this disaster flick matches up to other end of the world movies? Synopsis: A family fights for survival as a planet-killing comet races to Earth. John Garrity (Gerard Butler), his estranged wife Allison (Morena

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MoviesPodcasts

Happy New Year from The Dude! Dave and I took off last week for a much deserved holiday, but we’re back better than ever. In this episode, we talk about the state of the movie theater industry, films that The Dude is looking forward to most in 2021. Check out

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MoviesMusic

GRAMMY-nominated musician and composer, Edy Lan, has a very long resume, to say the least. When looking at his film credits, one thing that is apparent, he thrives scoring films in the sci-fi, thriller realm.  When speaking to him further, it’s no surprise that shows like The Twilight Zone, Lost

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Movie ReviewMovies

I had the chance to review Promising Young Woman by director Emerald Fennell. The film stars Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham, Alison Brie, Connie Britton, Adam Brody, Jennifer Coolidge, Laverne Cox, Max Greenfield, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Chris Lowell, Sam Richardson, Molly Shannon, Clancy Brown. Promising Young Woman is a film that will

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Podcasts

In this week’s episode, we discuss the second-best movie from the Coen Brothers and The Dude’s Favorite Rap Artist. This week we took a poll on our Twitter @DudeAbidesPod asking our fans which rap artist The Dude would listen to from the following list: RUN-DMC Beastie Boys Slick Rick NWA

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MoviesTrailers

Universal Pictures just released a Red Band trailer for Ilya Naishuller‘s latest film Nobody. The cast includes Bob Odenkirk, Connie Nielsen, RZA, Aleksey Serebryakov, and Christopher Lloyd. Synopsis: Emmy winner Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul, The Post, Nebraska) stars as Hutch Mansell, an underestimated and overlooked dad and husband, taking

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InterviewsMoviesMusic

Swedish filmmaker Joachim Hedén‘s Breaking Surface premiered at the virtual Nightstream Film Festival in October to positive reviews, the thriller is now being released digitally on December 15th. “A few days after Christmas, half-sisters Ida and Tuva set out on a winter dive in a remote part of the Norwegian

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Podcasts

In this week’s short episode we talk about one of the most memorable characters from The Big Lebowski, Flea. We talk about Flea’s career of playing interesting characters in movies and discuss some of our favorites. We also cover the death of The Dude’s car and how Dave almost killed

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Blu-ray and DVDMovie ReviewMovies

I had the chance to check out Train to Busan: Peninsula a few months back. The film Peninsula is a truly amazing sequel. It does a nice job of world-building much like George Romero did with his zombie classics. The sequel is much like Empire Strikes Back, which is a

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Podcasts

This is the season to cook more food than is necessary, overeat, and then regret it the next day. Dave and Jim talk about their favorite and least favorite foods, Thanksgiving traditions, and a few funny stories related to food. That’s right. I am referring to the Hashbrown Lasanga and

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