Growing Up, by Reed Lackey

20 Jan

For about six months now, I’ve been trying to figure out what the big deal is about Boyhood. I had heard about the inventive filmmaking technique (segments filmed once a year for twelve years so that the actors age with the story), and that concept thrilled and fascinated me. I’ve enjoyed most of director Richard Linklater’s other works– particularly his Before trilogy of movies with Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy– and the initial critical praise was overwhelmingly positive.


Episode 122: with special guest Corbin Bernsen

14 Jan


In this episode, Tyler and Josh are joined by actor/director Corbin Bernsen to discuss his faith, career, and the state of Christian film.

Tyler in Miami!

10 Jan


Minisode 55: Dances with Wolves

8 Jan


In this minisode, Tyler and Josh discuss Kevin Costner’s Dances with Wolves, the Best Picture of 1990.

Minisode 54: The Silence of the Lambs

2 Jan


In this minisode, Tyler and Josh discuss the 1991 Best Picture, The Silence of the Lambs.

Happy 2015!

1 Jan

As is my custom, on the first of every year, I put together a list of movies that are now ten years old. At first, it came from a place of, “Hey, can you believe these movies are this old now?!” As time has gone on, though, I find myself using movies as a sort of touchstone for where I was in my life at that time, both as a moviegoer and as a person.


Minisode 53: Home Redux

24 Dec

ventura church

In this minisode, Tyler tells a story about visiting his old church in Ventura.

Episode 121: Exodus: Gods and Kings

19 Dec


In this episode, Tyler and Josh discuss Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods and Kings and David Lean’s Lawrence of Arabia.

00:00:44- Intro, “The Year of the Christian Film”
00:09:23- Exodus: Gods and Kings
01:04:40- Lawrence of Arabia
01:17:45- Episode wrap-up

Josh on WTF Are You Watching?

17 Dec

Santa Claus Conquers the Martians

Josh was recently a guest on the WTF Are You Watching? podcast to discuss Santa Claus Conquers the Martians.


Episode 120: Saving Christmas

12 Dec


In this episode, Tyler and Josh are joined by Nathan Potter to discuss Darren Doane’s Saving Christmas and Bill Melendez’ A Charlie Brown Christmas.

00:00:50- Intro, Miami Meet-up, Nathan Potter
00:04:10- Saving Christmas
01:39:35- A Charlie Brown Christmas
01:55:50- Episode wrap-up