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Jim Napier

Movies. Pizza. Lebowski.

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Watch the Red Band trailer for The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard. Synopsis: The world’s most lethal odd couple – the bodyguard Michael Bryce (Ryan Reynolds) and hitman Darius Kincaid (Samuel L. Jackson) – are back on another life-threatening mission. Still unlicensed and under scrutiny, Bryce is forced into action by Darius’s

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We often speak about geek culture as a niche, but over the last couple of decades, it has edged its way into the mainstream. This certainly can be seen to have positive and negative results. The overwhelming opinion is that it can only be a good thing that these ideas,

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Check out the awesome trailer for The Green Knight. Written and directed by David Lowery, the epic film stars Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton, Sarita Choudhury, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie, Barry Keoghan and Ralph Ineson. Synopsis: An epic fantasy adventure based on the timeless Arthurian legend, THE GREEN KNIGHT

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Riders of Justice blends comedy with action for the perfect treat of a film. Written and Directed by Anders Thomas Jensen, the film stars Mads Mikkelsen, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Andrea Heick Gadeberg, Lars Brygmann, Nicolas Bro, Gustav Lindh, and Roland Møller. I went into this movie completely blind aside from knowing

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Threshold is one of best examples guerrilla filming that I’ve seen in a long time. Case and point the sticker bombing of the Saturn sedan. The only reason I knew it was a Saturn is the body style and front end. I could talk about my love of cars, but

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Silo is a great example of a film that takes audiences on a rollercoaster of emotions. Watching the film pulled at my heartstrings. Having grown up in the Midwest, I can relate to the farm life portrayed in the film. I went to school with many farmers and silos were

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Kung Fu, redemption, honor, and a nice bit of comedy and humanity is what gives The Paper Tigers the heart of a great film. I watched Kung Fu Theater every weekend on Sunday. Sometimes my dad would join me which made it even more special. I’ve been a fan of

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Amazon Prime has released the first look teaser trailer for The Tomorrow War. The film stars Chris Pratt, Yvonne Strahovski, J.K. Simmons, Betty Gilpin, Sam Richardson, Edwin Hodge, Jasmine Mathews, Ryan Kiera Armstrong, and Keith Powers. Synopsis: In The Tomorrow War, the world is stunned when a group of time

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Check out the teaser trailer and poster for Werewolves Within. The film is based on the virtual reality video game by Ubisoft. Written by Mishna Wolff and directed by Josh Ruben, Werewolves Within stars Sam Richardson, Milana Vayntrub, George Basil, Sarah Burns, Michael Chernus, Catherine Curtain, Wayne Duvall, Harvey Guillén,

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I laughed out loud and cringed from the gore equally throughout the film. Travis Stevens continues to captivate and supply massive amounts of blood. Written and Directed by Travis Stevens, the film stars Barbara Crampton, Larry Fessenden, Bonnie Aarons, Sarah Lind, Phillip Jack Brooks, Robert Rusler, Mark Kelly, and Jay

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PodcastsThe Dude Abides Podcast

In this episode, we talk about The Last Blockbuster and the closing of movie theaters like the Arclight and other independent movie theaters. As movie lovers, it is like our sacred homes are being crushed right before our eyes. Listen in as we talk about the importance of video rental

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Honeydew is one of the most unnerving film I’ve watched lately. Not necessarily because of reasons you might expect. The film is written and directed by Devereux Milburn (shorts “Stayed For” and “Wade”) and stars Sawyer Spielberg in his feature acting debut, Malin Barr (Skyscraper, First Love, CBS’s “Bull”), and

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WellGo USA has released the first trailer for The Paper Tigers, a martial arts comedy. The film is written and directed by Tran Quoc Bao and stars Alain Uy (True Detective), Ron Yuan (Mulan), Mykel Shannon Jenkins (Undisputed III), Matthew Page (“Enter the Dojo” – Master Ken), Andy Le (Shang-Chi

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Check out the first trailer for Silo from Oscilloscope Laboratories. Synopsis: Disaster strikes when teenage Cody becomes the victim of a grain entrapment accident. Family, neighbors, and first responders must put aside their differences to rescue him from drowning in the 50-foot tall silo where corn quickly turns to quicksand.

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MoviesPodcastsThe Dude Abides Podcast

Movies are an important part of my life. Through therapy, I realize that mental health is something I’m going to have to work on for the rest of my life. I had to take a break from the podcast to deal with some mental health issues and have had a

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Witness Infection arrives on VOD today. I had the chance to watch this zombie comedy from filmmaking team Carlos Alazraqui and Jill-Michele Melean and director Andy Palmer. Witness Infection cast includes co-writer Jill-Michele Melean (“MadTV”, White/Latina), Robert Belushi (“How I Met Your Mother”, Sorority Row), Bret Ernst (“Cobra Kai”), Erinn Hayes

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