3 movie ideas & a draft of the casts – The Reel Big Show Studios


Which actors & actresses would you draft for the perfect movie?

In this special edition of The Reel Big Show, Michael had the idea for the gang to choose a movie concept and then they would cast it, ala snake draft!

Here’s a few teasers, but you’ll have to listen to get the details!

  • Movie A: The Dear Johns – Four guys get dumped by their wives on the same day
  • Movie B: The Master Plan – Action/adventure/drama escape movie set during World War II
  • Movie C: 1940s era big band club comedy with a crime element


So which cast goes with which movie?

  • Cast #1: William H. Macy, Paul Giamatti, John C. Reilly, Michael Pena, Judy Greer, Billy Murray
  • Cast #2: Julianne Moore, Alexander Skarsgard, Adrien Brody, Jon Hamm, Patton Oswalt, Zoe Saldana
  • Cast #3: Matthew McConaughey, Oscar Isaac, Dylan O’Brien, Idris Elba, Michael Fassbender, Tom Hiddleston

This Week On The Reel Big Show – Disney Remakes with Special Guest Maymay of I’m A Storm Trooper


This week we have a special guest from I’M A STORMTROOPER, Maymay, who gives us her thoughts on the latest Disney movie Cinderella, as well as other Disney remakes. Check out her written review here.

On the show we discuss the latest news on Jungle Book and Dumbo.

What animated Disney movie would you make?

In Case You Missed It: News of the Week 3.7.15

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HBO GO Expiring – 3/15/15: Here Are 5 To Catch Before It’s Too Late

Tanks, Diaries, Fire, Cons & Secrets: 5 New Movies on Netflix

Buzzard04In Theaters

10 years Later… ‘WTC View’ is being released on iTunes. Liz interviews Director Brian Sloan and star Michael Urie

3 Movies For the Price of 1: The Animal Trilogy: ‘Buzzard,’ ‘Ape,’ ‘Coyote’ at BAM

Want to Attend Marvel’s ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Premiere with Robert Downey Jr?

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Orphan Black Season Three Trailer is Here!

Community Season 6 Trailer is Here and It’s Spectacular

Are The Expendables Headed to TV?

NBC Releases Summer Premiere Dates Including Hannibal!

Jada Pinkett Smith Not Returning for Season 2 of ‘Gotham’

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The Ultimate Marvel Marathon is Coming to Theaters!

Jeremy Renner and Amy Adams to Star in Sci-Fi Film ‘Story of Your Life’

‘Imitation Game’ Producer Takes on Roger Clemon’s Biopic ‘The Rocket’

Rumor: Drew Goddard Writing and Directing New Spider-Man Movie

First Look at Oliver Stone’s ‘Snowden’

Walt Disney Animation Studios Reveals ‘Zootopia’ Concept Art

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Saturn Awards Nominations Have Been Announced!

‘Independence Day 2′ Finds It’s Lead and Adds A Familiar Face!

RIP Albert Maysles

Disney’s Upcoming ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Adaptation Has Found its Beast..and Gaston!

‘Wolverine 3′ Will Shoot Early Next Year

‘Toy Story 4′ Won’t Continue Story from ‘Toy Story 3′, says Pixar president

Indy Film Fest Fave ‘Ben’s at Home’ is Getting a Web Series…Hell Yes

Our First Look at Jared Leto’s Transformation into The Joker!

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The New Trailer for ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ is Here! Oh..and Our First Look at Vision!

The International Trailer for ‘Dark Places’ Starring Charlize Theron has Arrived!

Extended First Look at ‘Furious 7′ Has Been Released!

Potential Description of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Teaser Trailer 2!

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Michael’s Review: ‘Chappie’- This Robot Story Doesn’t Compute

Jeremy’s Review: Riley Stearns’ ‘Faults’ Gives a Killer Twist on Cult Life

What the hell is ‘BUZZARD’?! It’s only the best thing ever – Liz chats with Writer/Director Joel Potrykus

Post-Oscar Rants & Raves on The Reel Big Show

Liz’s Review: ‘X/Y’ and why we’re not all fine.

Liz’s Review: ‘OCTOBER GALE’ is a quiet storm

50 Snowy Movies for a Cold Weekend – The Reel Big Show


It’s hard to keep track of all the movies we talked about in this episode. It was so much fun to think of them! Below you’ll find them all. Please let us know in the comments what your favorite snow movie is!
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This Week on The Reel Big Show – Careers of Past Oscar Winners Who Win an Award & Disappear


This week Michael, Melissa and Brad discuss the careers of actors and actresses who win at Oscar time then the drop out of sight. Cuba Gooding Jr, Halle Berry & more Read More →

Golden Globe Predictions this week on The Reel Big Show!



Michael, Melissa and Brad give their thoughts on the nominees. Throughout the podcast, Michael threw out some very interesting questions. To give you a taste, below are some of them!

Click here to vote for your predictions of the Golden Globes!
Enter for a chance to win a prize pack!
We’ll choose a random winner from all the entries.

And don’t forget to follow along with the discussion LIVE on Twitter with #RNDGlobes!

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The Reel Big Show – Special Wedding Episode – Congrats Michael!


This week the group pays special tribute to the institution of marriage in honor of Michael’s upcoming nuptials.

The groom (Michael) with Brad, Liz and Melissa talk about dramas, comedies and guilty pleasures. Here’s a sample of the movies mentioned:  Read More →

The Reel Big Show – Anniversary Episode! Movie News, Rants & More!


Oh, how time flies! It’s been a year now that Michael and his cast of characters have been talking shop with reviews, interviews and movie news.

This week, Jeremy and Melissa join Michael in a relaxed, yet spirited discussion of some note-worthy movie news. Enjoy!


The Reel Big Show – Interview: Jonathan English, Director Of ‘Ironclad: Battle For Blood’ & Topic: Best Female Sci-Fi Characters


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In this week’s episode, Michael interviews the director of Ironclad: Battle For Blood (on VOD today and in theaters July 25th), Jonathan English and leads a discussion on female sci-fi characters in TV and film. Guests: Brad Slaton & Melissa Hanson

SYNOPSIS: Steel yourself for another brutal battle, as one of the few survivors of the Great Siege of Rochester Castle fights to protect his family’s estate from fierce Celtic raiders. With a new battleground and a new enemy, IRONCLAD: BATTLE FOR BLOOD delivers the same ferocious, adrenaline-filled action that defined IRONCLAD. Tom Austen (“The Borgias”) and Michelle Fairley (“Game of Thrones”) star in this exciting new adventure from the director, writers and producers of the original IRONCLAD. Read More →