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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Johnny Depp briefly escapes movie jail to commit The Crimes of Grindelwald in the second Fantastic Beasts adventure. Can the infamous wizard convince his fellow magic users to attack Muggles in Paris before the prophecy of WWII is fulfilled? Or will nebbish animal collector Eddie Redmayne, his loves Zoe Kravitz and Katherine Waterson, and an army of aurors stave off war by locating powerful circus freak Ezra Miller?  Find out which side of the battle line Brock, Stuart and Arnie take when you Donate for a fantastic Platinum podcast series this Spring.

Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Sega’s speedy mascot races back to movie theaters to offer an encore helping of attitude in Sonic The Hedgehog 2. This time the video game icon not only battles Jim Carrey’s mechanical contraptions and manic comic timing, but the oversized fists of new nemesis Knuckles (voiced by Idris Elba).  Are James Marsden’s days of being a helicopter parent over now that flying fox Tails is ready to lift the hedgehog to the next level?  Find out if this sequel receives any Blue Justice from the podcast hosts when you listen to the latest Now Playing Arcade installment.

Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them {For Annual Subscribers}

Eddie Redmayne goes looking for wild things in the urban jungle of 1920s New York as he writes future Hogwarts textbook Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them. But will the animal wrangler spend his American vacation in jail after Yank Aurers accuse him of unleashing the supernatural force destroying the city?  And has Colin Farrell found the next Harry Potter in a family of No-Maj zealots, or is Ezra Miller a flash in the pan celebrity?  Donate for Platinum Level and learn if Brock, Arnie, or Stuart use the belt on this Wizarding World spin-off.    

  

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Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them

Eddie Redmayne goes looking for wild things in the urban jungle of 1920s New York as he writes future Hogwarts textbook Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them. But will the animal wrangler spend his American vacation in jail after Yank Aurers accuse him of unleashing the supernatural force destroying the city?  And has Colin Farrell found the next Harry Potter in a family of No-Maj zealots, or is Ezra Miller a flash in the pan celebrity?  Donate for Platinum Level and learn if Brock, Arnie, or Stuart use the belt on this Wizarding World spin-off.    

Morbius

Oscar-winning joker Jared Leto sinks his teeth into another comic book villain role as Morbius, a hematologist who turns into a “living vampire” after tinkering with bat DNA.  Can blood brother Matt Smith (Dr. Who) convince the superpowered physician to turn his back on humanity, and join him on a New York bender biting babes and breaking things?  Or will the good doctor accept Michael Keaton’s offer to take down Spider-Man in some future sequel instead? Find out how much the latest Marvel movie sucks for Arnie, Jakob, and Stuart when you Listen Now.    

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 {For Annual Subscribers}

The end is near for Harry Potter as the boy wizard and his Hogwarts classmates face off with Voldemort and his Death Eaters in The Deathly Hallows Part 2.  Will the surviving members of the Order of the Phoenix find the last Horcruxes before the Dark Lord turns his Elder Wand on them?  The conclusion takes viewers to the dragon-guarded vaults of goblin bank Gringotts, the flaming treasures inside the Room of Requirement, and an epic Forbidden Forest showdown. Brock, Stuart, and Arnie pity the living who don’t get to hear this Gold Level finale. Donate Now!          

 

Note: This podcast is available to annual subscribers to Now Playing Podcast

You can also get this podcast through the Now Playing Spring 2022 Donation Drive or individually for a small donation.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2

The end is near for Harry Potter as the boy wizard and his Hogwarts classmates face off with Voldemort and his Death Eaters in The Deathly Hallows Part 2.  Will the surviving members of the Order of the Phoenix find the last Horcruxes before the Dark Lord turns his Elder Wand on them?  The conclusion takes viewers to the dragon-guarded vaults of goblin bank Gringotts, the flaming treasures inside the Room of Requirement, and an epic Forbidden Forest showdown. Brock, Stuart, and Arnie pity the living who don’t get to hear this Gold Level finale. Donate Now!          

Dead Trigger

Dolph Lungren trains young gamers to become masters of a zombie universe in Dead Trigger, the 2017 film adaptation of a popular first-person shooter made for smartphones.  Can a Disney star, an MMA fighter, and the no-longer-little rapper Lil’ Romeo blast their way to Terminal City, and rescue the scientist who can cure the outbreak? Or will Cyglobe CEO (and soap star) Tamara Braun whack them for posing a threat to her gun sales?  Help Justin, Arnie, and Stuart answer the call for another trying video game movie when you Listen Now!      

Parasite {For Annual Subscribers}

It’s Oscar Sunday, and Jakob, Stuart, and Arnie are celebrating with a review of Parasite - the most shocking Best Picture winner of the last decade!  Writer/director Bong Joon Ho (Snowpiercer) exposes the dark side of Korea’s class system with the story of a family of social climbers who con a wealthy clan into opening up their doors and wallets to them.  But more than riches and ram-don await the Kims once they worm their way inside the concrete walls of this house of secrets. Become a March Patron and you won’t have to live without this podcast.        

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 {For Annual Subscribers}

Lord Voldemort (Ralph Fiennes) has delivered Hogwarts to Severus Snape (Alan Rickman), so Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, and Ron Weasley leave school to hunt for Horcruxes in Part 1 of their final screen adventure.  Will the trio unlock the secrets of immortality by locating three legendary talismans known as the Deathly Hallows?  And has muckraker Rita Skeeter uncovered any skeletons in Dumbledore’s closet with her latest tell-all?  Find out if this seventh movie leaves a Dark Mark on Brock, Arnie, or Stuart when you Donate for Gold Level.

 

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