Category: Movies

GRITTY THE POOH: Who exactly was ‘Christopher Robin’ made for?

You may not have asked for a gritty interpretation of the Winnie the Pooh franchise, but you’ve got it in ‘Cristopher Robin’ — a movie that BRUNCH is somewhat split on. We’ve got yet another unexpected MoviePass update. Is Zac Efron’s brother hotter than Zac Efron? Let’s discuss. — Get a four-week trial of Stamps.com […]

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MISSION IMPOSSIBLE 2: 2 GOOD 2 BE JAMIE DORNAN

The Bad Boys absolutely love Mission Impossible 2. DJ is won over by Jamie Dornan’s performance before learning that Jamie Dornan was not in the film. — Get your free home try-on kit from Warby Parker: www.warbyparker.com/brunch Get a four-week trial of Stamps.com using offer code ‘BRUNCH’ Support the show on Patreon & get secret […]

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MAMMA MIA 2: We freaked it!

It’s finally here! ‘Mamma Mia 2’ (starring Lily James and Amanda Seinfeld) has arrived in theaters, and MY GOODNESS IT’S INCREDIBLE! We review & discuss the delightful sequel, plus hit on some new music and Jimmy Garoppolo going on a date with a porn star. — Support the show on Patreon: www.patreon.com/listentobrunch Get a trial month […]

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EAT IT, FATTY! Reviewing ‘Sicario 2’ and discussing Big Dick Energy

Pete follows through on his promise and comes back from Aruba as (still) a blonde. The boys see ‘Sicario 2’ and have differing opinions of it, though neither is wildly impressed. At the request of listeners, the topic of “big dick energy” is regretfully discussed. Five Guys treats its customers like absolute animals. — Get […]

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TAG IS…RIDICULOUS! ‘Tag’ is a fun movie that very much goes off the rails

Some wedding & chicken fingers talk precedes our review of ‘Tag,’ a very fun movie that goes off the rails and to some very uncomfortable places. (Non spoiler review starts at 20:15, spoilers come at 46:25.) Also, we discuss Kyrie Irving’s new song, which is hot hot heat. — WE HAVE NEW SECRET MERCH Support […]

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LAUNDRY TIPS AND IBIZA TRIPS! Reviewing the Netflix comedy ‘Ibiza’

Stop washing your jeans, and get them tailored while you’re at it. Do people wear clothes straight out of the dirty laundry? We watched My Big Fat Spanish Bachelorette Work Trip (aka ‘Ibiza’ on Netflix) and had very different opinions on it. — Subscribe/Review Support the show on Patreon: www.patreon.com/listentobrunch

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BRUNCH 2018 Oscars Best Picture reviews

The Oscars are this weekend. Have you seen every Best Picture nominee? We have, and we reviewed/graded them all with  mini-podcasts. You can find them all below. Call Me By Your Name DJ: 7.5/10 Pete: 7.8/10 Darkest Hour DJ: 5.5/10 Pete: 4.85/10 Dunkirk DJ: 7.4/10 Pete: 7.75/10 Get Out DJ: 10/10 Pete: 9.3/10 Lady Bird […]

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BRUNCH’s 2018 Oscars preview/predictions

Oscar SZN, folks. It’s time to dive into each of the major categories and make our picks and predictions. Not only did we make selections for nominees we think will win, we also highlighted who/what we think should win and why. In addition, we picked our favorite non-nominee (snubs) in five categories. Our best friend […]

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REVIEW: ‘Lady Bird’

It’s Oscars season and we’re reviewing the Academy’s big category picks. ‘Lady Bird’ (starring Saoirse Ronan and Laurie Metcalf) is directed by Greta Gerwig and has nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress (Ronan), Best Supporting Actress (Metcalf), and Best Original Screenplay. Synopsis: “An outspoken teen must navigate a loving but turbulent relationship with her […]

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Review: ‘Phantom Thread’

It’s Oscars season and we’re reviewing the Academy’s big category picks. ‘Phantom Thread’ (starring Daniel Day-Lewis and Vicky Krieps) is directed by Paul Thomas Anderson and has nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor (Lewis), Best Supporting Actress (Lesley Manville) and more. Synopsis: “Set in the glamour of 1950’s post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds […]

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