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Jim Napier

Movies. Pizza. Lebowski.

Movie ReviewSundance Film Festival

Director Ben Wheatley brings his unique type of horror film to the screen with In The Earth. This is definitely not a film for everyone, especially now with the Pandemic still lingering. It is amazing to think that this was filmed after the Pandemic. Add the virus storyline, and you

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With an overabundance of content being released on a weekly basis, it’s hard to know what to watch these days. Netflix might seem like the obvious choice for many, with hits such as Bird Box, Bright, and The Old Guard, but other distributors such as Gravitas Ventures and IFC Films

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The Wanting Mare Movie Review
Movie ReviewMovies

The desolation of the universe in which the film takes place and the raw emotions of a love story is what captivated me about The Wanting Mare. I was intrigued by the fantasy concept of the film but was blown away by the story and the characters. The story will

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PodcastsThe Dude Abides Podcast

In this week’s episode, we talk about two great movies, Duel and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. The Super Bowl is this weekend, and Dave’s favorite team is playing, so listen in as we reveal who WILL win the Super Bowl this year. Listen to Episode 19 of The

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Movies

Sundance’s Short Films category is very crowded. So many wonderful films that evoke every form of emotion in such a short amount of time. I thoroughly enjoyed each of the shorts in this section, but am going to focus my reviews on the following films. White Wedding, The Affected, Raspberry,

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The Big Lebowski Dude Abides Podcast
PodcastsThe Dude Abides Podcast

Listen in as we talk about Dave’s love of bowling and some funny bowling stories. Episode 18: Follow the podcast – twitter.com/dudeabidespod Support Us – paypal.me/dudeabidespod Like us on Facebook – facebook.com/dudeabidespod. 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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MoviesPodcastsThe Dude Abides Podcast

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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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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MoviesPodcastsThe Dude Abides Podcast

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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PodcastsThe Dude Abides Podcast

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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