Pokémon Detective Pikachu – Popcorn Not Included

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It’s the classic story of a boy and his sleuthing electric mouse! And also a girl and her extremely delicate psychic duck.

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Pokémon Detective Pikachu

Directed by: Rob Letterman
Produced by: Mary Parent, Cale Boyter, Hidenaga Katakami, Don McGowan
Written by: Dan Hernandez, Benji Samit, Rob Letterman, Derek Connolly
Cinematography: John Mathieson
Edited by: Mark Sanger, James Thomas
Music by: Henry Jackman
Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Suki Waterhouse, Omar Chaparro, Chris Greere, Ken Watanabe, Bill Nighy
Distributed by: Warner Bros.

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – Popcorn Not Included

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We’re back for another year at Hogwarts filled with flying cars, spiders, and frozen people. Oh my.

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Directed by: Chris Columbus
Produced by: David Heyman
Written by: Steve Kloves
Cinematography: Roger Pratt
Edited by: Peter Honess
Music by: John Williams
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Kenneth Branagh, John Cleese, Robbie Coltrane, Warwick Davis, Richard Griffiths, Richard Harris, Jason Isaacs, Alan Rickman, Fiona Shaw, Maggie Smith, Julie Walters
Distributed by: Warner Brothers Pictures

Avengers: Endgame – Popcorn Not Included

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Avengers: Endgame finishes the story begun in last year’s Infinity War and represents the culmination of all the stories begun 11 years ago with Iron Man. We were surprised how much we liked Infinity War. How does the direct sequel fare?

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Avengers: Endgame

Directed by: Anthony Russo & Joe Russo
Produced by: Kevin Feige
Written by: Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely
Cinematography: Trent Opaloch
Edited by: Jeffrey Ford & Matthew Schmidt
Music by: Alan Silvestri
Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Danai Gurira, Bradley Cooper, Josh Brolin
Studio: Marvel Studios
Distributed by: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone – Popcorn Not Included

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We embark on a journey through the Harry Potter film series which Maggie grew up with but Matt has never seen (nor has he read the books).

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

Directed by: Chris Columbus
Produced by: David Heyman
Written by: Steve Kloves
Cinematography: John Seale
Edited by: Richard Francis-Bruce
Music by: John Williams
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, John Cleese, Robbie Coltrane, Richard Griffiths, Richard Harris, Ian Hart, John Hurt, Alan Rickman, Fiona Shaw, Maggie Smith
Distributed by: Warner Brothers Pictures

Favorite Movies – The Prestige – Popcorn Not Included

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Our favorite movies series continues with Matt’s favorite film: The Prestige.

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The Prestige

Directed by: Christopher Nolan
Produced by: Emma Thomas, Aaron Ryder, Christopher Nolan
Written by: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan
Cinematography: Wally Pfister
Edited by: Lee Smith
Music by: David Julyan
Starring: Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Scarlett Johansson, Rebecca Hall, Andy Serkis, David Bowie
Production Company: Syncopy
Distributed by: Warner Brothers

Captain Marvel – Popcorn Not Included

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It’s another one of them Marvel movies and this time they even put the company name in the title. That’s brand synergy.

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Captain Marvel

Directed by: Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck
Produced by: Kevin Feige
Written by: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck, and Geneva Robertson-Dworet
Edited by: Elliot Graham & Debbie Berman
Music by: Pinar Toprak
Starring: Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Annette Bening, Clark Gregg, Jude Law
Production Company: Marvel Studios
Distributed by: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

Favorite Movies: Forrest Gump – Popcorn Not Included

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We’re starting a sub-series where we cover our favorite movies. Technically we already began this with The LEGO Movie episode (one of Matt’s favorites). Now join us for a discussion of Maggie’s favorite film: the 1994 classic Forrest Gump – which Matt had never seen before!

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Forrest Gump

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis
Produced by: Wendy Finerman, Steve Tisch, Steve Starkey
Written by: Eric Roth
Based on: Forrest Gump by Winston Groom
Edited by: Arthur Schmidt
Music by: Alan Silvestri
Starring: Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson, Sally Field
Production Company: Wendy Finerman Productions
Distributed by: Paramount Pictures