Spoiler Room gets under Scarlett Johansson’s Skin

Last week, I joined Cole and Mark in discussing Under the Skin,  starring Scarlett Johansson.  What did we find interesting about this film?  Did we appreciate the film's nudity?  And what did it all mean to us? Find our thoughts at The Spoiler Room.  You can find The Spoiler Room and our discussion of Under the [...]

Spoiler Room – Ghost in the Shell (1995)

On March 29th, I joined Mark "the Movieman" on his Spoiler Room Podcast to discuss 1995's Ghost in the Shell.  The crew cover many outstanding aspects of this anime classic that you don't want to miss. You can find our discussion of Ghost in the Shell at Special Mark Productions. Please note that it is created [...]

Spoiler Room – Fortress (1992)

On January 18, I participated in the Spoiler Room Podcast’s discussion on the 1992 sci-fi prison film Fortress starring Christopher Lambert, Loryn Locklin, and Kurtwood Smith. You can find our discussion of Fortress at Special Mark Productions. Please note that it is created for mature audiences and (as the title suggestions) contains spoilers.  The Spoiler Room Podcast [...]

Spoiler Room – Fantastic Planet (1973)

On March 22, I participated in podcast for Fantastic Planet, directed by Rene Laloux.  The story is about a distant future where humans are taken by an alien species called the Draags and treated like pets or pests. Listen as we explore the life of Terr and look at all the things that make this bizarre [...]

Spoiler Room – The Running Man (1987)

The year is 2017 and the United States of America is now a militarized police state after sealing off its borders.  The general population is kept pacified and entertained with over-the-top, sadistic television programming like “The Running Man”, where convicts are pitted against gladiators for a chance at freedom. Action star Arnold Schwarzenegger stars in [...]

Spoiler Room – Shrek The Third (2007)

The Spoiler Room Podcast is running a special series of podcasts this year, called "Third Time's A Charm", looking at the third movie in a film series.  I recently took part in their discussion on Dreamworks' Shrek the Third (2007) to explore its messages of fatherhood and fitting in. Check out the podcast at http://www.specialmarkproductions.com/shrekthird.html. And don't [...]