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'22 Jump Street' - Back to School Review (Again)
July 22, 2014 08:25 PM PDT
This week everyone's favourite duo reviews everyone's second favourite duo as Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum return in 22 Jump Street. After last year's success these two detectives have graduated from high school, moved across the road and are ready to tackle college.
On the podcast we discuss the Screen Verdict album, meta on meta on meta, what 'converted' Matt, how cool Matt is on campus, discuss a Happy Days reboot, and plan our attack on Spring Break.
We give our Screen Verdict rating for the film and in Housekeeping Matt shares his review of last week's wedding, and reveals what stolen prizes he brought back for our #WeddingSwag competition.
For all our reviews and competitions you can Like us at - https://www.facebook.com/ScreenVerdictPodcast'Game of Thrones' - Season 4 Review
July 15, 2014 08:06 PM PDT
(Insert humming of theme tune here) On our of biggest podcasts of the year, Screen Verdict reviews the sensation that is Game of Thrones.
Matt and Jonathan discuss the key players, all the big moves, and the watercooler moments. We share our opinion on who played the game well and make some predictions for Season 5.
Some topics include a GoT clip show presented through dwarf theatre, who we'd like to follow on Twitter, and douchey things to say to people before they die.
For all our reviews and competitions you can Like us at - https://www.facebook.com/ScreenVerdictPodcastHBO Comedy Showdown Round 2 - 'Veep' vs 'Silicon Valley'
July 02, 2014 05:52 PM PDT
As the reigning champion of Screen Verdict's HBO Comedy Showdown, we decided to pair it up against the up and coming challenger in Silicon Valley.
We discuss the latest season of each show including topics on Frank Underwood in the world of Veep and whether we would take Richard's $10 million deal. We then give our Screen Verdict ratings to determine this round's winner.
Lastly in Housekeeping Matt tells us about his dash for a wedding and throws himself in front of a bus before Jonathan could throw him under it.
For all our reviews and competitions you can Like us at - https://www.facebook.com/ScreenVerdictPodcast'The Walking Dead' - Season 4 Part Two Review
June 16, 2014 07:52 PM PDT
This week on the podcast Screen Verdict attempts to bring back AMC's The Walking Dead from the dead with this not so timely review.
Matt and Jonathan address the rumour's regarding Screen Verdict's future after Jonathan's move to the US and point to the viral hit that is Screen Verdict's forthcoming merchandise.
We discuss all the key moments from the Amazing Race-style season of the Walking Dead. We play one of our favourite games in Screw, Marry, Kill, Matt shows himself to be a better detective than anyone on the show and Jonathan ranks the characters by the size of their balls.
Lastly we give our Screen Verdict rating and keep you up to date in everyone's favourite segment Housekeeping.
June 06, 2014 11:00 PM PDT
In this week's mini-cast Screen Verdict gives their live reaction and commentary to the final scene of this epic episode of Game of Thrones.
Tune in to hear our thoughts on this water-cooler scene and what we think means for the characters involved and the fight for the throne this season.
May 16, 2014 10:33 PM PDT
This week Screen Verdict is excited to review the latest comedy caper from Wes Anderson. With his follow up to the Screen Verdict award winning film Moonrise Kingdom, Matt and Jonathan have high expectations.
Along the way Matt and Jonathan discuss the ethnicity of F. Murray Abraham, Nazi's love of artwork, sex with senior citizens, lessons from Wes Anderson and Matt gets snarky with Jonathan.
Lastly we give our Screen Verdict rating and in Housekeeping we discuss some celebrity news relevant to our lives and share an interview with Boardwalk Empire's Jack Huston.
April 28, 2014 11:01 PM PDT
In our highest stakes podcast yet the Screen Verdict team, inspired by HBO's True Detective, attempts to solve our very own cold case from the 90s.
On a seemingly normal day in Matt's Year 6 class, Mr Bligh's cookies went missing from his briefcase. They were never recovered.
15 years later Matt and Jonathan reopen the case by cold calling and interrogating any known suspects and witnesses, including the victim Mr Bligh himself.
The case unravels mysteries, lies, accusations and political intrigue that take Screen Verdict right to the heart of the cookie mystery. But do they solve the case?
April 20, 2014 08:19 PM PDT
(Podcast contains Spoilers) This week Screen Verdict reviews the latest season of HBO's Girls. In order to better our understanding of the show we are joined by an actual girl in Jonathan's girlfriend Bonnie.
Matt, Bonnie and Jonathan discuss all of our favourite moments and try to decide who is the worst person on the show. We also tease the potential Screen Verdict on Ice.
Lastly we give the season our Screen Verdict ratings and in Housekeeping touch on the new host for The Late Show.
April 13, 2014 06:24 AM PDT
This week Screen Verdict has a special treat for all our Game of Thrones fans. Matt and Jonathan line up episode one of the latest season and give our play-by-commentary and reactions to the episode so you can listen along in real time.
Why wait 6 months for the DVD (or more likely Blu-Ray) Commentary when you can listen to the Screen Verdict commentary right now?
We discuss all our favourite characters such as Tyrion, Daenaerys and Arya as well as some new introductions to the cast. Follow along as we see the board set up for all the big plays in this season of Game of Thrones.
April 05, 2014 12:57 AM PDT
This week Screen Verdict reviews the latest adventure from George Clooney and friends as we talk about the monumental effort to retrieve stolen artwork in The Monuments Men.
On the podcast we talk about Clooney as a director, how important we believed the artwork to be, which of the team duos we most resembled and what are the modern day artworks that we would need to protect in WW3.
Lastly we give our Screen Verdict rating we talk about the Oscars, have a classic film debate and pay respect to a much admired artist that recently passed away.
Movies, TV or just pop culture; Jonathan and Matt have opinions and they aren't afraid to give them.
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