The Fear of God: May

14 Mar

In this episode, Reed and Nathan discuss Lucky McKee’s May.

The MTOL Kickstarter!

13 Mar

Tyler has just launched a new Kickstarter campaign in order to help finance the publishing of his first book, Worth Watching, which would feature several of his notable reviews and essays! Every little bit helps, so please check out the Kickstarter and pledge what you can!

King of the Wild Frontier, by Bob Connally

12 Mar

As film lovers we watch different movies for different reasons. Sometimes we need to laugh, sometimes we want to be challenged intellectually; sometimes we’re looking for something with strong emotional resonance. And sometimes we want to see a gigantic gorilla smash things. If you like movies where gigantic gorillas smash things (and why on earth wouldn’t you?) then Kong: Skull Island delivers what you’re looking for in spades.


Thimblerig’s Ark: A Thief in the Night

11 Mar

In this episode, Nate discusses Donald W. Thompson’s A Thief in the Night.

Minisode 100: Moonlight

9 Mar

Tyler and Josh discuss Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight, the Best Picture of 2016.

The Fear of God: Bride of Frankenstein

7 Mar

In this episode, Reed and Nathan discuss James Whale’s Bride of Frankenstein.

Racial Tension, by Bob Connally

5 Mar

For five seasons, Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key tackled any and all topics on their sketch comedy series Key & Peele. Over those 55 episodes, their love and encyclopedic knowledge of film- particularly horror movies- came through in several sketches, so it’s hardly surprising that Peele’s directorial debut is a horror film. What is surprising is that he displays a command and confidence that belies the fact that it is his directorial debut.


Thimblerig’s Ark: God’s Not Dead

2 Mar

In this episode, Nate discusses Harold Cronk’s hit film God’s Not Dead.

Episode 184: A Face in the Crowd

2 Mar

In this episode, Tyler is joined by Jeff Newburg to discuss Elia Kazan’s A Face in the Crowd, and a lot of politics.

Thimblerig’s Ark: Introduction

1 Mar

In this episode, Nate Fleming discusses his new podcast, Thimblerig’s Ark.