Ep102: The Best and Worst Movies of 2016 (So Far)

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So we did talk about The Light Between Oceans and Morgan and even Southside with You this week on the Now Conspiring podcast, but not as featured reviews.  No, we spent a good amount of time looking back on the year as a part of a whole before we move into the fall season. And we want all of you to judge which one of us “wins” the debate.

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Who do you think had the best pick for Best and Worst movies? It’s between CJ, Will, Kayla, and Jon.

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How ‘Stranger Things’ Ended up Becoming the Best Movie of the Summer

And it’s not even a movie, technically.

The Zootopia Episode

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This week on the Now Conspiring podcast, we review Zootopia and chat about our favorite modern Disney movies. We also dish on the new Ghostbusters trailer, the new Finding Dory trailer, and how film critics get a bad rap.

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: What is the best recent Disney movie (starting with Meet the Robinsons)?

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Review: ‘Zootopia’ Is a Preachy Comedy, But Not In a Bad Way

Unlike the scores of other animated movies starring talking animals with clothes, Zootopia opens with a lengthy explanation for why the creatures of their world are “evolved” enough to stand upright and build cities. And it’s at this point that the predator vs. prey racial dynamics are introduced, setting the tone for

‘The Hateful Eight’ Review; Our Favorite Quentin Tarantino Movies

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This week on Now Conspiring, we have a full cast (plus a special surprise guest) on deck to have a full discussion about The Hateful Eight, without getting into any spoilers.

By popular demand, we’ve added Show Notes below so you can keep track of our segments and jump around to your heart’s desire.

In our main segment, we discuss our favorite Tarantino movies, and then ask you all…

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: What is your favorite Quentin Tarantino movie?

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What’s Your Most Anticipated 2016 Movie?

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This week on the podcast, we discuss our most anticipated movies of 2016. From Pixar and comic books to wizards and french cartoons, we discuss which films are on track to become new favorites.

We also briefly discuss our favorite movies of 2015 to kickoff the show (and there are some surprises, for sure). Feel free to add your favorite 2015 movie to the comments below.

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Which 2016 movies are you looking forward to the most?

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Snarcasm: The ‘Star Wars’ Prequels Were The Best Movies All Along

Snarcasm is a weekly series where I encounter and try to understand the worst articles on the Internet. This week, I take on my fellow millennials who’ll say anything for a click.  OK, we already talked about Star Wars a few weeks ago, but that was more about Piers Morgan and how irrelevant