Lunchtime Movie Critics
By Wayne and Nancy
Lunchtime Movie CriticsJul 09, 2020
In this episode Nancy and Wayne discuss a little known classic film called Possums, starring Mac Davis, Cynthia Sykes, and Greg Coolidge. The film follows the story of a small town's high school football team that finds itself cancelled after a 13 year losing streak. The team's announcer finds a fun way to keep the spirit of high school football alive in their small town, which leads to some unexpected antics and results.
Zorro: The Gay Blade
In this episode, Wayne and Nancy talk about a classic from 1981, Zorro: The Gay Blade, starring George Hamilton. This movie is zany and full of laughs but listen carefully or you might miss an amazing zinger!
Wayne and Nancy found two absolutely perfect Christmas movies for their loyal fans! Join them as they discuss the finer points of this Sasquatch fueled romp that is only loosely based around Christmas.
You can be a part of the show!
Did you know that if you have seen the film we are going to discuss or if you watch it before we record our next episode, you can join in on the fun too? Well, you can! Simply go to www.lunchtimemoviecritics.com, click on the menu in the top right corner, and click on "Leave us a voice message". It will take you to a page where you can record a voice message for us up to 60 seconds. Use it to let us know what you loved or hated about the film, favorite scene, or whatever. If we receive it before we record the next episode we will include your voice message in the episode. Sounds fun, right? Our next episode is Pottersville, starring Michael Shannon, Judy Greer, Ian McShane, and Ron Perlman and it's available to stream on Netflix, so what are you waiting for? Watch it and leave us a message! :)
Paul Blart: Mall Cop
As a special Thanksgiving treat, Wayne and Nancy watched Paul Blart: Mall Cop. What does this have to do with Thanksgiving you ask? Some of the movie's events take place on Black Friday! What's more Thanksgiving-esque than that? Please tune in to see what Wayne and Nancy thought about this flick and to find out what they have in mind for a special Christmas episode next month!
The Monster Squad
With Halloween soon upon us, this episode is dedicated to one of Wayne's favorite childhood movies, The Monster Squad. Join Wayne and Nancy as they talk about what makes this such an awfully great film filled with all of our favorite classic movie monsters including Dracula, Wolfman, Mummy, Frankenstein's monster, and Swamp Thing.
Once Upon A Time
Wayne and Nancy use their lunch break to talk about the 1944 Cary Grant classic, Once Upon A Time. This film will delight audiences with its whimsy, over-top-acting, music loving insects, and animation. If you are a fan of Sing!, A Christmas Carol, or Cary Grant films, check out Once Upon A Time! As of this recording, Once Upon A Time was available on Amazon Prime Video.
Six String Samurai
On today's episode Wayne and Nancy use their lunchtime from work to talk about the 1998 film Six String Samurai starring Jeffrey Falcon. Tune in now to find out what we thought of this cinematic gem.