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The Spotlight: Actor Phil Burke

Episode 251 we talk to Actor Phil Burke best known for his role as Irish immigrant Mickey McGinnes on the AMC television series, Hell on Wheels about what he has been up to after the show 7/2/18

Hosts
Kinte @KinteF https://twitter.com/KinteF
J Corina Francis @FollowingBliss1 https://twitter.com/FollowingBliss1
Yardley @militant_marker https://twitter.com/militant_marker

Guest: Phil Burke @philburkeninja https://twitter.com/philburkeninja

https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2007230/?ref_=nmbio_bio_nm

Phil Burke attended the American Academy Of Dramatic Arts in New York, on a Board of Trustees Scholarship. He graduated with an Associates Degree in Fine Arts in 2003. Burke continued his acting training at various performing workshops and studios throughout New York. On stage, Phil Burke holds a noticeable list of leading-roles to his credit while holding mixed work in leading and supporting roles on the screen. Burke’s screen debut was in 2005 and since that year, he has performed in various films and on numerous television series. Notable television series of the latter 2000s include The Good Wife (2009) and Hell on Wheels (2011) on which he held a recurring role. Burke’s film work includes the direct-to-video, horror film Zombie Town (2007), then, direct-to-video Sci-Fi adventure thriller 100 Million BC (2008) and then a romantic comedy film short Mike and Lucy (2008).

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Cinema du Fromage: Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)

Episode 10: We look at 1972’s film “Conquest of the Planet of the Apes” which stars Roddy McDowall and Ricardo Montalbanand is Directed by J. Lee Thompson. Our special guest panelist is Joshua Chitty. 6/28/18

Hosts KingPengvin aka Terry Anstey @Kingpengvin https://twitter.com/Kingpengvin J Corina Francis @FollowingBliss1 https://twitter.com/FollowingBliss1 http://criticallaughs.com/
Kinte @KinteF https://twitter.com/KinteF

https://www.facebook.com/CinemaduFromage/

Previous: Episode 9. The Warriors (1979)
Next: Episode 11. Burnt Offerings 1976

Special Guest: Joshua Chitty @SemiCoreJosh https://twitter.com/SemiCoreJosh

 

 

 

Movies Make the Meal: “Conquest of the Planet of the Apes”

Movie Score Talley: 97 97 is 60.625% cheese rating

KingPengvin 27
1) production quality 7

2) story 6

3) acting 6

4)overall entertainment value 8

Kinte 21
1) production quality 5

2) story 4

3) acting 5

4)overall entertainment value 7

J Corina Francis 23
1) production quality 6

2) story 4

3) acting 5

4)overall entertainment value 8

Joshua Chitty 26
1) production quality 7

2) story 6

3) acting 7

4)overall entertainment value 6

Conquest of the Planet of the Apes
PG 1972 ‧ Cult film/Action ‧ 1h 28m

In this third sequel to “Planet of the Apes,” the apes turn the tables on the human Earth population when they lead a revolt against their cruel masters in the distant year of 1990. By doing this it creates the time loop that leads to the first film. “Conquest of the Planet of the Apes” is cinematically etched in broad, brash strokes slashing social satire and science fiction suspense with large-scale spectacle.

Release date: June 30, 1972 (USA)
Director: J. Lee Thompson
Based on: Characters created; by Pierre Boulle
Film series: Planet of the Apes
Box office: 9.7 million USD

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The Spotlight: Actor Sean Cameron Michael

Episode 250 we talk to Actor Sean Cameron Michael who played Richard Guthrie on the Starz Pirate drama “Black Sails” about what he has been up to after the show 6/22/18

Hosts
Kinte @KinteF https://twitter.com/KinteF
J Corina Francis @FollowingBliss1 https://twitter.com/FollowingBliss1
Yardley @militant_marker https://twitter.com/militant_marker

Guest: Sean Cameron Michael @seancmichael https://twitter.com/seancmichael

Sean Cameron Michael is a South African actor, writer and singer. A native English speaker, he is also fluent in Afrikaans. https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0584206/

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Cinema du Fromage: The Return of the Living Dead (1985)

Episode 8: We look at 1985’s film “The Return of the Living Dead” which stars James Karen and Thom Mathews and is Directed by Dan O’Bannon. Our special guest panelist is film podcaster Yardley 6/14/18

Hosts KingPengvin aka Terry Anstey @Kingpengvin https://twitter.com/Kingpengvin J Corina Francis @FollowingBliss1 https://twitter.com/FollowingBliss1 http://criticallaughs.com/
Kinte @KinteF https://twitter.com/KinteF

https://www.facebook.com/CinemaduFromage/

Previous: Episode 7. The Omega Man (1971)
Next: Episode 9. The Warriors (1979)

Special Guest: Yardley @militant_marker https://twitter.com/militant_marker

Movies Make the Meal: Return of the Living Dead: Tar Man Hot Chocolate

Movie Score Talley: 115
71.875% cheese rating

KingPengvin:28
1) production quality 7

2) story 6

3) acting 6

4)overall entertainment value 9

Kinte: 31
1) production quality 8

2) story 7

3) acting 7

4)overall entertainment value 9

J Corina Francis: 27
1) production quality 8

2) story 6

3) acting 5

4)overall entertainment value 10

Yardley: 29
1) production quality 8

2) story 5

3) acting 6

4)overall entertainment value 10

The Return of the Living Dead
R 1985 ‧ Fantasy/Cult film ‧ 1h 31m

When foreman Frank (James Karen) shows new employee Freddy (Thom Mathews) a secret military experiment in a supply warehouse, the two klutzes accidentally release a gas that reanimates corpses into flesh-eating zombies. As the epidemic spreads throughout Louisville, Ky., and the creatures satisfy th… MORE
Release date: August 16, 1985 (USA)
Director: Dan O’Bannon
Budget: 4 million USD
Box office: 14.2 million USD

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Black Sails: Series Retrospective part 3 – Thomas Hamilton · Pastor Lambrick · Richard Guthrie

In this episode we take a look back at the Starz pirate series Black Sails. This time we focus on the characters Thomas Hamilton · Pastor Lambrick · Richard Guthrie as voted by the fans. Podcast air date 6/12/18 episode 50 http://black-sails.wikia.com/wiki/Black_Sails_Wiki

Lord Thomas Hamilton is an English nobleman, and the former husband of Miranda Barlow. His freethinking ideas of pardoning pirates to restore Nassau to English governance horrified those in power. It is revealed that he was also the lover of James Flint. http://black-sails.wikia.com/wiki/Thomas_Hamilton

Lambrick is a pastor and the head of the local church in Nassau. He is openly against piracy, and anybody who supports them, including Richard Guthrie and his daughter. He awaits the day the Royal Navy comes and cleans the island, and believes his flock will be safe, as they are good with God. http://black-sails.wikia.com/wiki/Lambrick

Richard Guthrie was a smuggler and the richest black-marketeer in the Bahamas. Because of this, he had become a powerful and dangerous man. http://black-sails.wikia.com/wiki/Richard_Guthrie

Hosts
Kinte @KinteF https://twitter.com/KinteF
Yardley @militant_marker https://twitter.com/militant_marker
J Corina Francis @FollowingBliss1 https://twitter.com/FollowingBliss1http://criticallaughs.com/
Olaf @OlafBarbosa https://twitter.com/OlafBarbosa

Podcast Social Media:
@TalkingSails https://twitter.com/TalkingSails
https://www.facebook.com/talkingblacksails

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Cinema du Fromage: Season 2 Premier The Omega Man (1971)

Episode 7: Season 2 starts off with a look at 1971’s film “The Omega Man” which stars Charlton Heston and Rosalind Cash and is Directed by Boris Sagal. Our special guest panelist is Author/ Machinima film maker Matthew Hahn aka Grouchobeer 6/7/18

Hosts KingPengvin aka Terry Anstey @Kingpengvin https://twitter.com/Kingpengvin

J Corina Francis @FollowingBliss1 https://twitter.com/FollowingBliss1 http://criticallaughs.com/
Kinte @KinteF https://twitter.com/KinteF

https://www.facebook.com/CinemaduFromage/

Previous: Episode 6. “Wild in the Streets” (1968) 8/2/15
Next: Episode 8. The Return of the Living Dead (1985)

Special Guest: Matthew Hahn aka Grouchobeer

Movies Make the MealOmega Man Twist and Serum

Movie Score Talley:

Movie Score Talley: 91 56.875% cheese rating 

KingPengvin 26
1) production quality 5

2) story 5

3) acting 8

4)overall entertainment value 8

Kinte 24
1) production quality 6

2) story 5

3) acting 6

4)overall entertainment value 7

J Corina Francis 25
1) production quality 6

2) story 7

3) acting 5

4)overall entertainment value 7

Matthew Hahn 16
1) production quality 8

2) story 1

3) acting 5

4)overall entertainment value 2

The Omega Man
PG 1971 ‧ Film adaptation/Blaxploitation ‧ 1h 38m

Due to an experimental vaccine, Doctor Robert Neville is the only survivor of an apocalyptic war, with the exception of a few hundred deformed, nocturnal people who are also homicidal maniacs. They blame science and technology for their condition and they see Neville, as the last symbol of science, therefore he must die. Neville, uses everything at his disposal in an attempt to survive.
Release date: August 1, 1971 (USA)
Director: Boris Sagal
Story by: Richard Matheson
Adapted from: I Am Legend
Screenplay: Richard Matheson, John William Corrington, Joyce Hooper Corrington

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The Spotlight: Meosha Bean “Real Life” & “Solo”

Episode 249 we talk to Actress/film maker Meosha Bean about her new project Real Life” 6/5/18

Hosts
Kinte @KinteF https://twitter.com/KinteF
J Corina Francis @FollowingBliss1 https://twitter.com/FollowingBliss1

Guest Meosha Bean @MVB_films https://twitter.com/MVB_films

https://www.imdb.com/name/nm3345660/?ref_=nmbio_bio_nm

Meosha Bean is a award winning actress, filmmaker. Voted best upcoming director in 2012 at the New Jersey film festival.Started filming and acting since age of 7 years old. After attending acting and modeling school She then went to do feature films, music videos and promotional work.

Owner of M.V.B Films which was established in 2003. Her projects includes Dark Rises (2013) that has all star cast. Miss Pepper short film (2013), that has gained almost 30,000 views in 1 week upon release. She has a great presence on youtube since 2006. She has a youtube channel views of 3,367,865 views.15,000 subscribers.

Too Close To Home her (2013) documentary project. That is based on true events, which is available on amazon. Has worked with many people in the business and indie talents. Among them she worked with the legendary pro boxer Roy Jones Jr, legend in the game singer Keyshia Cole, Designer and artist Ron Bass who has made clothes worn by Beyonce and Jay Z. Music sensation Chris Brown. The king of rock Billy Idol and many more.

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Black Sails: Series Retrospective part 2 – Charles Vane

In this episode we take a look back at the Starz pirate series Black Sails. This time we focus on the character Charles Vane as voted by the fans. Podcast air date 5/29/18 episode 49

Previous: Black Sails: Series Retrospective Part 1 Flint’s Arc Episode 48

Hosts
Kinte @KinteF https://twitter.com/KinteF
Yardley @militant_marker https://twitter.com/militant_marker
J Corina Francis @FollowingBliss1 https://twitter.com/FollowingBliss1http://criticallaughs.com/
Olaf @OlafBarbosa https://twitter.com/OlafBarbosa

Podcast Social Media:
@TalkingSails https://twitter.com/TalkingSails
https://www.facebook.com/talkingblacksails

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