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May 15, 2015

Five GIFs You’ll Need After Seeing Mad Max: Fury Road

S.E. Shepherd 8:00am May 15, 2015 5/15/15 Comments Disabled

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It’s finally here, folks. What is likely to be the best movie of the summer — Mad Max: Fury Road — debuts today. And if you thought this remake/reboot/re-whatever couldn’t hold a candle to the original, then you are in for a giant kick in the face. Fury Road currently boasts an out-of-this-world 99% on…

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April 29, 2015

Funkhouser Conversations: What Will Be the Worst Movies of the Summer?

S.E. Shepherd 8:00pm April 29, 2015 4/29/15

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  This week, the Funkhouser crew is tackling the big pop-culture questions that need to be answered. Today, Josh Juckett and S.E. Shepherd look ahead to predict which big-budget movies will crash and burn this summer.  Josh Juckett: So S.E., it’s almost summer movie season and I’m pretty pumped for Avengers 2 and Jurassic World.  Enough…

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April 24, 2015

We Eat Food: Funkhouser Reviews Sprite Lebron’s Mix

S.E. Shepherd 8:44am April 24, 2015 4/24/15 Comments Disabled

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If you thought LeBron James was just an amazing basketball player cursed with the receding hairline of a middle-aged accountant, you’re wrong. So wrong. LeBron also happens to be a connoisseur of carbonated beverages — a sommelier of soda, so to speak — or at least that’s what the makers of Sprite would have you…

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April 9, 2015

Here’s Your First Look at True Detective Season 2

S.E. Shepherd 1:50pm April 9, 2015 4/9/15 Comments Disabled

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It’s been a long time coming, but HBO just released the first official teaser for the second season of True Detective. Gone are Woody Harrelson, Matthew McConaughey, and the supernatural overtones of the first season. In their place we have Colin Farrell (and that mustache!), Taylor Kitsch, Rachel McAdams, and Vince Vaughn in full-on serious…

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March 13, 2015

“Blood, Death, Boobs:” Game of Thrones Cast Sums Up Show in 30 Seconds

S.E. Shepherd 8:00am March 13, 2015 3/13/15 Comments Disabled

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The fifth season of Game of Thrones, HBO’s thinly-disguised Dungeons & Dragons rip-off (just kidding!), premieres April 12. That means it’s time for everyone who watches the show in real time to start trying to remember what the hell is going on with each of the its 7,000 characters, while people who refuse to consume…

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March 6, 2015

The Five Worst Movies to Watch While You’re Snowed In

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If you live anywhere near Kentucky, odds are you’re up to your gonads in snow today. While this is just the region’s second big snow storm this winter, it’s enough to make you long for the warmer climate of more desirable locales like the middle of Death Valley or the surface of the sun. As…

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February 20, 2015

Life Doesn’t Give You Bumpers: Boyhood Reviewed

S.E. Shepherd 8:00am February 20, 2015 2/20/15 Comments Disabled

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By now, the story behind the making of Boyhood, director Richard Linklater’s ode to growing up in America, is cemented in filmmaking lore. Linklater, employing a cast of mostly unknown actors, filmed the drama in spurts over the course of 12 years between 2002 and 2014. Anchored by solid Hollywood vets Ethan Hawke and Patricia…

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February 13, 2015

Getting to the Bottom of the Funniest SNL-Related Story Ever Told

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The funniest SNL-related story ever told involves Christopher Hewett, the star of the 1980s sitcom Mr. Belvedere, and it doesn’t have anything to do with this hilariously dark sketch that aired in 1992 during SNL‘s seventeenth season: While that sketch contains quite a few SNL “bests” — Adam Sandler, Chris Farley, Phil Hartman and Tom…

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February 6, 2015

It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia Delivers a Perfect Homage to True Detective

S.E. Shepherd 9:42am February 6, 2015 2/6/15 Comments Disabled

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A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about emergence of Wednesday night as the broiest night on television, thanks in no small part to the ongoing adventures of The Gang from It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Now in its tenth season, there is no denying that Mac, Dee, Charlie, Dennis and Frank are the grizzled…

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January 30, 2015

Predestination: A Time-Travel Thriller with Training Wheels

S.E. Shepherd 8:00am January 30, 2015 1/30/15 Comments Disabled

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Predestination has everything you’re looking for in a good time travel movie: a world-weary protagonist determined to do whatever it takes to set things right, scenes revisited multiple times from varying points of view, a horrible disfiguration, a couple of truly great WTF moments, and a nonlinear narrative that’s almost confusing enough to demand repeat viewing…

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