Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Mamo #315: Nuance

In which discussion ranges from the TIFF Midnight Madness and Vanguard announcements, to the super-overloaded Hollywood slate for 2015, to 3-D and the lack of proper conversation about it, to (once again) the end of movies as we know it, to whether or not we should just do this show on Vine. Mamo!

Monday, July 22, 2013

Mamo #314: Superbat

Comic Con is behind us and so are the big guns of the summer of 2013. What does the Batman/Superman announcement say about the health of Warner Brothers and their DC comics franchise? Nothing good, says we...

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Mamo / Cinecast Super Ticket Episode 1 - There's Definitely a Shoe Motif

Wonder twin powers, ACTIVATE! It’s been demanded for hours and now it’s finally here: a collaboration between the Mamo Matts and The Cinecast featuring Matt “the pot shot” Gamble of Where the Long Tail Ends. Three quarters of the way through summer blockbuster season, culminating in a Guillermo del Toro monster mash ‘em up seemed like an appropriate time to get this party started. Besides Pacific Rim, we naturally evolve into talking about the concept of the Super Ticket, racism at the box office, will Hollywood finally fuck off, Spider-Man 4(!?) and the secession of Texas joining forces with Quebec to start a new world order. This is an historic moment; enjoy it!

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Mamo #312: The Train Job

The summer of 2013 has revealed what will doubtless be recorded as its all-time mega-bomb: Disney's The Lone Ranger, which might be the nail in the coffin of the Western, 2-D, and Johnny Depp himself. Special guest star Ryan McNeil joins us for a gab session about what went wrong and why.