Category: Comedy

Movie Review – Branden Chowen on Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Title: Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Director: Taika Waititi Runtime: 130 minutes — I never try to hide my admiration for superhero films. Whether it’s Marvel or DC, I almost always have fun with them. If there was one character I had to point out as having the weakest films, though – or the ones I’ve enjoyed…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 109 – The Corman/Poe Cycle- The Raven (1963)

Welcome to episode 109 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Marc and Branden continue the Corman/Poe Cycle, looking at the fifth film that Roger Corman adapted from Edgar Allan Poe’s poem, The Raven from 1963. They also move on to round thirty-nine of the Besting the Backlog Challenge, discussing Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest…


Movie Review – Chris Ranson on Presidents Day (2017)

Title: Presidents Day (2017) Director: David Zuckerman Runtime: 76 minutes — A group of awful teenagers go to a cabin in the woods to celebrate President’s Day. There, they unknowingly summon the corpses of the former presidents, and have to resurrect John Wilkes Booth to help kill the undead. Presidents Day opens with some of…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 87 – The PaxCast – Weird Science (1985)

Welcome to the 87th episode of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today Branden and Marc honor the late, great Bill Paxton by transforming the podcast into The PaxCast. This week, The PaxCast reviews Weird Science (1985). They also move on to round twenty-three of the Besting the Backlog Challenge, which is all Alfred Hitchcock themed. Have no…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 86 – Scream Factory Arc – Cherry Falls (2000)

Welcome to the 86th episode of The Cinefessions Podcast! This week, Branden, and Marc finish the Scream Factory Arc with a review of Cherry Falls (2000). They also announce the next podcast arc, and move on to round twenty-two of the Besting the Backlog Challenge. Have no fear, Ashe will return to the show in…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 85 – Scream Factory Arc – The Garbage Pail Kids Movie (1987)

Welcome to the 85th episode of The Cinefessions Podcast! This week, Branden, and Marc continue the Scream Factory Arc with a review of The Garbage Pail Kids Movie (1987). Ashe will return to the show in just a few weeks time! Visit Scream Factory to purchase this title, and more! Do you want to be…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 64 – Rob Zombie Retrospective – The Haunted World of El Superbeasto (2009)

Welcome to episode 64 of The Cinefessions Podcast! This week, Ashe has the week off, but Branden and Marc continue the seven-episode Rob Zombie Retrospective Arc with a review of The Haunted World of El Superbeasto from 2009. There is also an ongoing contest to win Sex World on Blu-ray, and a brand new segment…