This week on the Chicago based podcast An Hour With Your Ex we take a ride in the elevator with a special guest. Chicago actor and comedian Dylan James Hackworth picked the Nicolas Winding Refn film Drive from 2011. It's An Hour With Your Ex and guest. Only the show is about 90 minutes this week and we're married. But other than that it's a pretty accurate title.
February 27th, 2015
February 19th, 2015
Mel is joined by Pride and Podcast co-hosts Rachel Grandi and Jessica Kent to discuss Linda Berdoll's "steamy sequel" to Pride and Prejudice. Turns out - Mr. Darcy is not. That. Innocent. Did the ladies make it all the way through Berdoll's British-by-way-of-Texas "Victorian" pose? They needed a lot of wine to try.
February 9th, 2015
There is a brand new Doctor Who and a Christmas special so you know we needed to do an episode. Brandon Curtis from Brojackson.com stops by to chat with us over skype. We talk about Clara, the new doctor, life under the Moffat regime, and more. We exist in every timeline. Especially ones with Nick Frost.
January 16th, 2015
You ever dream that PT Anderson made a movie based on a Thomas Pynchon novel? Me too Doc, me too. It's Inherent Vice. A story about private eyes, southern California, the 60's, the 70's, the difference, corruption, idealism, and drugs, a fair amount of drugs, and Can. We ramble for about an hour and then at the end talk about our friend Jason Chin who passed away. Thanks for listening. Our next show will be Boogie Nights.
January 8th, 2015
This show we watched the Netflix original series Bojack Horseman. A show about a horse, depression, comedy, friendship, guilt, and the ultimate question "Are you a good person?" If you haven't watched the show yet please go out of your way to do so. Then listen to our show so you can argue with us after the fact. Next show is the new PTA film based on the Pynchon novel Inherent Vice.
December 20th, 2014
This is a very special holiday episode of the An Hour With Your Ex Podcast. We recorded a running commentary for the Richard Curtis film 2003 film Love Actually. We will give you instructions when to sync up. Or download the show and let us sooth you through your holiday travel. A cavalcade of stars are in this holiday classic. Is it a holiday classic? We debate that and more. Thanks for listening to show this year.
December 10th, 2014
This show we go to the rosetta stone of western holiday traditions Charles Dickens "A Christmas Carol." We invited the two Davids from The Blurry Photos Podcast to join us. We talk about the origins of the story, our favorite adaptations, who needs a little of the spirit, and class war. Light up a yule log and join us.
December 4th, 2014
This episode of An Hour With Your Ex dives deep into the world of Hallmark holiday movies. Co-host Mel Evans is addicted to the things and makes Mark watch. Please read Mel's article about them on BroJackson and follow along at home. We talk about Superman, 90210, depressed Santa, and CATS!
November 26th, 2014
Join us for a taxi ride across L.A. with former Chicago resident and current Los Angeles based comedian Barry Hite. We talk about hating Tom Cruise, dudes that love Michael Mann, and how many movies Jada Smith has ruined. It's Michael Mann's 2004 film "Collateral" on this episode of An Hour With Your Ex.
November 16th, 2014
An Hour With Your Ex gets a new "After Dark" spin-off with Pride and Podcasts: "Death Comes to Pemberly." Mel Evans is joined by Rachel Grandi and Jessica Kent to talk about PBS's airing of the BBC Christmas mini-series. Join the ladies as they drink wine, mull over historical inaccuracies and the ruin of beloved characters, and have mixed feelings about gratuitous sex scenes.
November 2nd, 2014
An Hour With Your Ex After Dark! Mark and friends talk about the WWE, Hell in a Cell, The WWE Network, New Japan, NXT, and more! Guest include Chicago comedian Mel Evans (who may also be my regular co-host), BroJackson.com writer Robert Rich, and from Chicago's The Second City and iO Kevin Sciretta. It's a 130 minute Broadway/Triple Threat/Battle Royal/Podmania of Pain.
October 31st, 2014
We wrap up an eventful October with Tim Burton's "Sleepy Hollow" from 1999. Johnny Depp and half of the best actors in England pay homage to Hammer Studios with this twist on the Irving Washington short story. We also touch on the Disney film "The Adventures of Ichabod."
October 23rd, 2014
We hit 100! It's our first episode post wedding and to celebrate we take it back to where it all began. The first movie we saw on our first date "The Skin I Live In." Antonio Banderas stars in a Pedro Almodovar film about gender, murder, suicide, body horror, and all sorts of fun first date stuff. Find out how it all began.
October 8th, 2014
We tell the other side of the story this show. Back in episode 52 of the show we both read Gillian Flynn's novel "Gone Girl." This show we went to see the 2014 David Fincher adaptation starring Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike. We take some questions and try and work out if why people compare David Fincher to Alfred Hitchcock.
October 3rd, 2014
It's October! This show we watched the Universal Studios classic "The Bride of Frankenstein." We talk about James Whale, Boris Karloff, Mary Shelly, Young Frankenstein, monsters, and more. Please join us for the rest of our Halloween Spooktacular throughout October. Also episode 100 - The Wedding Episode???????
September 19th, 2014
Special guest Griffin Eckstein had the pick this show. We watched Jean-Luc Godard's Pierrot le Fou (1965). Griffin talks about his love of french new wave film and where to get started. We talk about what we think the film is about, why french new wave is so much fun, what directors to watch, and more. Two more episodes till our 100th episode wedding spectacular.
August 21st, 2014
It's An Hour with Your Ex: After Dark. Mel Evans is away so Mark has his buddies Daniel Strauss from The Second City Chicago and Robert Rich from Bro Jackson over to talk wrestling. We talk Summerslam, BORK, John Cena, why we all love Dean Ambrose, and a little New Japan G1 Climax. Mel assures me she is starting her own show soon...
August 21st, 2014
Special guest Ben Seeder visits us all the way from Los Angeles. Ben had the pick and wanted to watch Tony Curtis and Burt Lancaster in "The Sweet Smell of Success". Directed by "The Ladykillers" director Alexander Mackendrick and written by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman. An incredible score by Elmer Bernstein. Go out of your to watch this movie.
August 14th, 2014
This week on the show we watch "After the Thin Man" the 1936 sequel to "The Thin Man". Mel Evans and Mark Colomb talk about William Powell, Mryna Loy, Jimmy Stewart, and of course Asta. We also talk about our growing love of TCM and the twitter account @NextOnTCM and how we've fallen in love with older films.
August 6th, 2014
This week WE ARE GROOT. An Hour with Your Ex is talking about Guardians of the Galaxy the new film from Marvel Studios. Chicago comedian Kellen Terrett @drterrett joins us to talk Chris Pratt, comic books, Celestials, continuity, and GROOT. Mel Evans and Mark Colomb are the hosts.
July 24th, 2014
An Hour with Your Ex vs. Scott Pilgrim vs. The World vs. Your Questions. How awesome is Edgar Wright? How bad is Ramona and Mary Elizabeth Winstead? Movie talk, video game talk, and a whole lot of evil exes. We also get into Bryan Lee O'Malley's new book 'Seconds'. Next show is "Raiders of the Lost Ark'. CANADA.
July 24th, 2014
When in doubt? Spinoffs. An Hour with Your Ex After Dark: Triple Threat. The second episode. Chicago comedian and previous guest Daniel Strauss and Bro Jackson writer Robert Rich join Mark to talk wrestling. WWE, Weight Classes, The Shield, getting arrested on TV, and more. All the wrestling talk you didn't know you wanted.
July 17th, 2014
This week we went to Chicago's Music Box Theater to see "Lawrence of Arabia" in 70mm. Mark's brother Jon Colomb joins Mel and Mark to talk about the movie. David Lean, Peter O'Toole, Omar Sharif, intermissions, 70mm, the score, the script, T.E. Lawrence, and more. This epic film gets an epic discussion.
July 14th, 2014
"Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" - this week An Hour With Your Ex is. Mel Evans and Mark Colomb talk about the 1966 Mike Nichols film. There is a little yelling. Some swearing. Mix yourself a drink and listen.
July 3rd, 2014
When in doubt? Spinoffs. An Hour with Your Ex After Dark: Triple Threat. Chicago comedian and previous guest Daniel Strauss and Bro Jackson writer Robert Rich join Mark to talk wrestling. WWE, Stardust, Emma's sticky fingers, New Japan, Ricochet, and more. The plan is hopefully to do this following monthly WWE PPV's.
June 24th, 2014
Game of Thrones Pun! That's right folks we head back to our roots. It's the fourth season you watched with your parents HBO Go password. I mean, you set it up for them. It's only fair that you get to use it for free. Anyhow. We talk about the sexual politics of Kings Landing, how to chain your dragon, and if Kit is a dumb dumb. Thanks for listening. Please leave a review on iTunes. It really helps.
June 18th, 2014
An Hour with Your Ex is the official podcast of fawning over Robert Zemeckis' 1988 masterpiece "Who Framed Roger Rabbit". For more please head over to The Dissolve to read their movie of the week feature that inspired us to do the show. We talk about Dean Cundey and Richard Williams. Thanks for listening. Follow us on twitter and like us on facebook.
June 8th, 2014
Mad Men Season Seven Part One. David Kallison joins us from BroJackson.com and The A.V. Club. We go character by character and do our best to make sense of one of our favorite shows. Follow David on twitter @davidkallison and read him at BroJackson and The Onion A.V. Club.
June 4th, 2014
This week on An Hour With Your Ex we talk Orphan Black. Series One and a touch of Series Two. Who's your favorite clone? Tatiana Maslany is incredible. You have to watch this show!
May 29th, 2014
This week An Hour With Your Ex juggles multiple timelines and multiple X-Men. It's X-Men: Days of Future Past on the show this week. Lots of questions and discussion of X-Men, X-Women, The Band X, and of course THIS WEEK IN FARTS. Email the show with your FARTS OF THE WEEK theexhour (at) gmail, like the show on facebook, or tweet us your #FartsoftheWeek @ExHourPodcast
April 9th, 2014
We break (the walls dowwwwwwnnnn) down the WWE Universe this episode. Wrestlemania 30, The Streak, Raw, WWE, Daniel Bryan, The Wyatts - are all discussed in (great) length. Chicago comedian Daniel Strauss danielstrauss.com stops by to help us out. Tons of questions and comments.
March 19th, 2014
New show with new guests. Irene Marquette and Linus Lee join us to break down HBO's True Detective. Irene speaks about the symbols and the links to historical genre fiction that Nick Pizzalatto. Linus grew up in Louisiana and speaks to how good or bad a job Cary Fukunaga did in capturing the landscapes.
March 12th, 2014
We saga continues. Godfather Part Two. Is it better than the first film? Is Robert De Niro a better Vito than Marlon Brando? What happened to Al Pacino? All that and more this show. Next show? True Detective.
An Hour with Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb. The Godfather was written and directed by Francis Ford Coppola base on characters created by Mario Puzo. This last bit is SEO.
February 6th, 2014
Episode 82: Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather. Based on the Mario Puzo book. We talk about the movie, the book, the acting, our Godfathers. Tons of bad impressions. Robert Evans. What more do you want? Next show we are talking about American Hustle.
February 3rd, 2014
This show we are all about Moffat. First up we talk about Dr. Who's 50th and The Christmas Special and Regeneration. Then Series Three of Sherlock. We talk about it all. There are some written pieces and then we answer your questions. Next show "The Godfather".
December 13th, 2013
Is there a better Christmas movie than Die Hard? Is there a better movie than Die Hard? We continue An Hour With Your Ex-Mas with Bruce Willis, John McTiernan, and Steven de Souza's Die Hard. We talk about perfection and answer a ton of your questions. Next week we find out if there was a Miracle on 34th Street. An Hour with Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb. Yippie Ki Yay podcast listener.
December 10th, 2013
Is "An Hour with Your Ex-Mas" and you know what that means. We are watching a ton of Christmas movies. This show Mel Evans and Mark Colomb watched National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation. An Hour with Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb. #FreeChevy
October 30th, 2013
This week we put our hands on our hips and make you a man with our Rocky Horror Picture Show audio commentary. We talked for over 90 minutes, answered questions, and Mel sung. All in all a fun one. Sync it up to the movie and enjoy the show by RKOOOOOOOOO. Next week we enter "The Matrix". An Hour with Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
October 24th, 2013
Tobe Hooper or was it Steven Spielberg's 1982 calssic Poltergeist is here this week. Will we be cursed? Who knows? Next week join us for our live Rocky Horror Picture Show…show? An Hour With Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb. THIS PODCAST IS CLEAN.
October 17th, 2013
Do you still believe? We sure do. The Lost Boys (1987) is Mel's pick this week. We talk about vampires, Tim Capello, Joel Schumacher, and more. Poltergeist is next week's pick. An Hour with Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
October 9th, 2013
This week on An Hour With Your Ex podcast Mel Evans and Mark Colomb discuss William Friedkin's 1973 horror classic "The Exorcist." Is it the scariest movie of all time? Are we the best lightly listened to podcast in Chicago? Who can say? Thanks for listening. Next week we head to the beach for "The Lost Boys."
October 4th, 2013
This week on An Hour with Your Ex Mel and Mark talk about Carrie, Brian DePalma, and Stephen King. Mark said the wrong director of the Carrie remake. It's Kimberly Pierce. Next week is The Exorcist. An Hour with Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast. We get stuff wrong sometime. Thanks for listening.
September 27th, 2013
This week Mel Evans and Mark Colomb chat about "Citizen Kane". Is it the best movie ever? Has it been discussed enough? Next week An Hour with Your Ex starts our Halloween Spooktacular with "Carrie". An Hour with Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast.
September 19th, 2013
Mark and Mel are back. Sorry. We are talking about "Orange is the New Black" "Broadchurch" "Breaking Bad" and "Bob's Burgers". Next week is Citizen Kane. Thanks for sticking with us. An Hour with your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
August 5th, 2013
This week we shoot our way through the Michael Mann 1995 Pacino and De Niro movie Heat. We talk heists and answer your questions. An Hour with Your Ex is hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb
July 29th, 2013
This week we beat "The Heat" and talk about female led films. What did we think of the summer hit from Paul Feig, Sandra Bullock, and Melissa McCarthy? We answer your questions. An Hour with your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
July 8th, 2013
This week on the An Hour with Your Ex Podcast we watched AMC's Mad Men. We talk about season six and our overall feelings on the show. The podcast is by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
July 2nd, 2013
We are three for three. This week An Hour with Your Ex heads back to Westeros. We spoil the heck out of season three of Game of Thrones and then talk about the idea of spoilers. Rate us on iTunes. Please? An Hour With Your Ex is a Chicago based show hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
June 17th, 2013
This week the An Hour with Your Ex Podcast takes to the sky with "The Man of Steel." Does Zack Snyder's new take on the oldest super hero hold up? Listen and find out. Next show we head to Westoros again and talk about Game of Thrones Season 3. The show is hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
June 11th, 2013
On this episode of An Hour with Your Ex we get locked upstairs with "Flowers in the Attic". It's a film and a book written by VC Andrews. We are talking about the film but some book talk does occur. Next week Mel Evans and Mark Colomb see if a man can fly again in "Man of Steel"
June 3rd, 2013
We break the first rule and talk about Fight Club. The David Fincher film from 1999. Who is Tyler Durden what is Ed Norton crying about and what are the rules for An Hour With Your Ex? All that and more. Please rate us on iTunes. An Hour with Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
May 13th, 2013
This week on An Hour With Your Ex podcast Mel Evans and Mark Colomb watched and read The Great Gatsby. Did we hate F. Scott Fitzgerald's book and love Baz Lurhmann's film or was it the other way round? Listen and find out. Next week we are watching Fight Club. Subscribe on iTunes and rate the show.
May 9th, 2013
This week on An Hour With Your Ex podcast Mel Evans and Mark Colomb try to get a set of steak knives. We watched the 1992 film based on the David Mamet play Glengarry Glen Ross. We also answered your questions and wrote our own version of a David Mamet scene. Lots of swearing ensued. Next week is The Great Gatsby.
April 24th, 2013
This week on An Hour with Your Ex podcast Mel Evans and Mark Colomb talk about the HBO series Girls. It's season two. What does Lena Dunham have in store for us? Listen and find out. We also talk about OCD. Next week it's Glen Gary Glen Ross.
April 17th, 2013
It's a brand new episode of the An Hour With Your Ex podcast. This week Mel Evans and Mark Colomb are talking about the Jonathan Demme movie "Silence of the Lambs." We also answer your questions and talk serial killers. Enjoy this one with some fava beans and a nice bottle of squirt.
April 4th, 2013
This week on An Hour With Your Ex Mel Evans and Mark Colomb talk about Tim Burton's Ed Wood. More importantly we talk about the passing of a Chicago icon Roger Ebert. Thanks for listening to the show. Next week in honor of Roger Ebert we are watching Casablanca.
March 27th, 2013
This week gain both Sense and Sensibility. That's right. Time for more Jane Austen this time from Emma Thompson and Ang Lee from 1995. Lots of questions from you the listener. Please rate the show on iTunes and send us your questions on Facebook. Next week we are talking TIm Burton's Ed Wood.
March 20th, 2013
This week on The An Hour with Your Ex podcast Mel Evans and Mark Colomb watched Annie Hall. Mel gets pretty mad about Woody Allen but we both agree that we like Diane Keaton. Next week on the show we are talking about Sense and Sensibility
March 13th, 2013
We watched the Netflix series House of Cards starring Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright. Directed by David Fincher and the guy that made all those bad Batman movies where they had nipples. We talked about villains and answered your questions. Next week we are watching Annie Hall. An Hour With Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
March 6th, 2013
This week on the An Hour with Your Ex podcast Mark makes Mel dress up like an old girlfriend of his. We discuss Alfred Hitchcock's Vertigo. Is Jimmy Stewart crazy? Is Kim Novak a great actress? How cool is Midge? We also talk about obsession and answer your questions. Next week it's House of Cards.
March 2nd, 2013
Boy meets Girl and then they disagree for 90 minutes or so? I don't buy it. We did have some audio issues this week and the show sounds a little weird and the ending was cut off. Some of us is better than nothing, right? Vertigo is next and will be out Mo
February 12th, 2013
To celebrate Valentine's Day Mel and Mark watched Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. Jim Carrey, Michele Gondry, Charlie Kaufman, and Kate Winslet take us through the mind. We discuss Memory and answer your questions. An Hour with your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
January 29th, 2013
This week on the podcast Mel Evans and Mark Colomb were joined by special guest little Jeff Murdoch. We talked about the Showtime series Homeland starring Claire Danes and Damian Lewis. Boy howdy we didn't like this show. Lots of questions. An Hour With Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
January 21st, 2013
We both read bestseller Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn this week on the podcast. We discuss Amazing Amy and Nasty Nick. Oh boy. An Hour with Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mark Colomb and Mel Evans. Next week we are discussing Showtime's Homeland Season One.
January 15th, 2013
It's a special birthday episode of An Hour with Your Ex podcast. This week Mel Evans and Mark Colomb watched Quentin Tarantino's masterpiece Pulp Fiction. The show may be a little different this week, maybe? Just be cool everybody. Next week we are talking about the book Gone Girl.
January 8th, 2013
This week on the An Hour with Your Ex podcast Mel Evans and Mark Colomb watched the Coen Brothers masterpiece Fargo. We talk about the midwest and how much we like everything about this movie. Next week we are watching Pulp Fiction for a special birthday show. Leave comments and questions on your facebook page. Thanks for listening.
January 1st, 2013
It's a new year and a new show. Frank Capra's It's A Wonderful Life. It's Mel's favorite movie and one of Jimmy Stewart's best performances. An Hour With Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
December 21st, 2012
We continue our winter wonderland with a viewing of Bill Murray's Scrooged. Directed by Richard Donner. Written by Michael O'Donoghue and Mitch Glazer. We also talk about the enduring legacy of A Christmas Carol. One more holiday show left. Next up we are talking about It's A Wonderful Life. An Hour with Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
December 18th, 2012
This week on An Hour With Your Ex podcast Mel Evans and Mark Colomb talk about the Bing Crosby classic White Christmas. We talk Rosemary Clooney, Irving Berlin, and Danny Kaye. Next week on the podcast we are talking Scrooged with Bill Murray.
December 4th, 2012
This week on An Hour With Your Podcast Mel Evans and Mark Colomb talk about Tim Burton's Nightmare Before Christmas. Does it hold up? Also does your job define who you are? Next week we are watching White Christmas. Send your questions in on our Facebook page.
November 26th, 2012
This week on the An Hour With Your Ex Podcast Mel Evans and Mark Colomb talk about the ITV 's Downton Abbey Series Three. We also discuss progress and answer your questions. Next week we talk The Nightmare Before Christmas.
November 13th, 2012
This week Mel and Mark watched the 1991 film JFK. We talk about the film and the politics behind it. We also speak about conspiracy theories. Next week we return to Downton Abbey. Thanks for listening.
November 6th, 2012
This week Mel and Mark watched the new Disney Film Wreck It Ralph, Mark made Mel play video games, and we talked about validation. Next week we are watching JFK and talking about Conspiracy Theories. An Hour with Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb.
October 31st, 2012
This week Mel and Mark talk about John Carpenter's Halloween and Trick or Treating. It's spooky. An Hour With Your Ex is a Chicago based podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb
October 23rd, 2012
This week Mel and Mark talk about Psycho and Hitchcock. Next week Halloween. An Hour With Your Ex is a Chicago based interview podcast hosted by Mel Evans and Mark Colomb. Mel is really smart and Mark does bad impressions.
October 17th, 2012
This week on An Hour With Your Ex Podcast Mel and Mark watch An American Werewolf in London. We answer your questions and get off on a long Stephen King conversation. Next week is Psycho.
October 9th, 2012
This week on the An Hour With Your Ex podcast Mel Evans and Mark Colomb talk about the 1993 Disney Film Hocus Pocus, Bette Midler, SJP, Thora Birch, and more. It's a weekly Chicago based interview show.
October 2nd, 2012
This week The An Hour With Your Ex Podcast begins it's month of monsters with Shaun of the Dead. We also talk about zombie outbreaks. Mel Evans and Mark Colomb are the hosts.
September 25th, 2012
This week Mel Evans and Mark Colomb return to Downton Abbey for series three. An The An Hour With Your Ex Podcast we talk about the ITV show Downton Abbey Series Three Parts One and Two. We also talk about having an advocate. Next week is Evil Dead Two: Dead By Dawn.
September 18th, 2012
This week we talk about Dr. Who. We tackle the 11th Doctor Matt Smith and show runner Steven Moffat. If you are new to Who or a fan for the last fifty years you should listen. Next week on the An Hour With Your Ex Podcast we will be talking Downton Abbey Series Three.
September 12th, 2012
This week Mel Evans and Mark Colomb discuss Tony Scott and Quentin Tarantino's film True Romance. We also talk about film violence. Next week we tackle the Matt Smith and Steven Moffat episodes of Dr. Who.
August 21st, 2012
Mel Evans and Mark Colomb sort out why Colin Firth likes swimming and the difference between a harpsichord and a pianoforte. We talk the BBC's Pride and Prejudice this week. Next week it's a Tony Scott tribute with True Romance.
August 9th, 2012
Mel Evans and Mark Colomb talk about The Dark Knight Rises and Trilogies. Next week is Pride and Prejudice.
July 18th, 2012
Mel Evans and Mark Colomb talk about Kenneth Branagh's adaptation of William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing. Next week we tackle Dark Knight Rises.
July 5th, 2012
We talk Jaws, Summer, and The 4th of July this week. Is it the best movie ever made? Maybe but it's certainly one of our best podcasts.
June 26th, 2012
Mel and Mark talk about the new Pixar film Brave and the idea of Fate. Next week it's time for Jaws.
June 21st, 2012
This week Mel and Mark talk about Prometheus and Prequels. Next week we tackle Brave.
June 13th, 2012
This week we tackle the modern classic (?) The Notebook. We talk about love and god. Things get heavy. Next week we talk Prometheus.
June 6th, 2012
Mel and Mark talk about Kubrick's 2001 this week. We also discuss SPACE. Next week is The Notebook.
May 30th, 2012
We talk about the e-book sensation 50 Shades of Grey on the show this week. We also tackle fan fiction. Next week is Kubrick's 2001.
May 22nd, 2012
We talk about the 1991 film Point Break and the idea of Thrill Seeking. Next week we talk about 50 Shades of Grey.
May 15th, 2012
This week we discuss Lena Dunham's HBO series Girls. Lots of opinions and occasional yelling. Next week we discuss Point Break, because it's POINT BREAK.
May 8th, 2012
We talk about Marvel's The Avengers this week. We also discuss why people like summer movies. Next week we talk The HBO series Girls. Email the show firstname.lastname@example.org
May 1st, 2012
Mel and Mark watched James Cameron's Titanic in 3D. We talked about dying and answered a few questions. Next week we talk about Marvel's The Avengers. Email questions and comments to email@example.com
April 19th, 2012
Mel and Mark watched Gavin O'Conner's 2011 Film Warrior this week. Listen to our audio cage fight over this film. Next week we watch Titanic in 3D. email questions, MFK, and comments to firstname.lastname@example.org
April 11th, 2012
Mel and Mark return. This week we talk about both the book and the film The Hunger Games. We also discuss the nature of adaptation. Email your comments to email@example.com and we will read it on the show. Next week we discuss Warrior starring Tom Hardy, Nick Nolte, and Joel Edgerton.
February 27th, 2012
This week Mel and Mark read a book. The Marriage Plot won a Pulitzer Prize. Find out if it earns the vaunted Exxie.
February 20th, 2012
Mel and Mark end their discussion of series two. We tackle Downton Abbey's Christmas Special. Love, Loss, Presents, and Chaste Dancing. Thanks for sticking with us.
February 13th, 2012
Mel and Mark tackle the second half of Downton Abbey series two. We take the full hour to break it down. Mark makes a strong corollary between The Crowleys and The Kardashians. Next week we talk about the Christmas Special. This episode was recorded at sea (yep really).
February 9th, 2012
We talk Sherlock series two with our buddy Jeff Murdoch. We recorded this episode outside of the studio. The format and audio quality will return in a few weeks. Thanks folks.
November 29th, 2011
We talk about the 1987 Holiday film. Our topic this week is Travel. There is discussion of a monkey co-host.
November 22nd, 2011
We watched Love Actually this week. Downton will return in the future. Questions from "The Basic Eight". Next week we are watching "Planes, Trains, and Automobiles"
November 15th, 2011
We discuss Zodiac (2007) and the idea of obsession. Next week we finish up Downton Abbey Series Two. Email questions and MFK to firstname.lastname@example.org
November 8th, 2011
We discuss Dirty Dancing and the idea of courage. Lots of emails this week. Thanks everybody. Next week is David Fincher's Zodiac.
November 1st, 2011
We discuss Kubrick's The Shining and ghosts. Happy Halloween everybody. Next week is Dirty Dancing. Email questions to email@example.com
October 25th, 2011
Mel and Mark talk about Sense and Sensibility (2008) and the topic of truth. Next week we are talking about The Shinning. Email the show firstname.lastname@example.org
October 17th, 2011
Mark made Mel watch Ridely Scott's Alien. We talk about birth. Mel's written piece is the best thing we have had on the show. Next week we talk Sense and Sensibility. Email us email@example.com
October 11th, 2011
Mel and Mark talk about the first four episodes of Series Two of Downton Abbey. Our written pieces cover TV series and second seasons. We yell at each other for awhile. Next week we talk Alien. Email us firstname.lastname@example.org with any MFK and please rate the show on iTunes.
October 4th, 2011
We finish our look at Star Wars with a discusion of the finest of all the films. Our written pieces cover sad endings. We take your questions, mfk, and comments. Email us email@example.com
September 27th, 2011
Mel and Mark discuss the first Star Wars film. The topic this week is nostalgia. As always the music is provided by Thea Lux. Next week we talk Empire Strikes Back. Email and questions or comments to firstname.lastname@example.org
September 19th, 2011
Mel Evans and Mark Colomb talk about the HBO series Game of Thrones. Written pieces this week cover legacy. Tell a friend and make sure to subscribe on iTunes. Thanks.
September 12th, 2011
Mel and Mark talk about Conan The Barbarian. Our topic this week is revenge. Next week we talk about Game of Thrones.
September 6th, 2011
Mel and Mark talk about Snapped on the Oxygen Network. Our written pieces this week deal with the differences between being heart broken and being crazy. Kara Jakubec joins us to talk in the second half of the show. Next week we talk about Conan and Revenge. Subscribe on iTunes and please tell a friend.
August 15th, 2011
Mel Evans and Mark Colomb watched Goldfinger and Casino Royale this week. We discuss women in Bond movies, a good action movie, and if Bond wears a condom. Our written piece this week deals with misogyny. We play MFK with various Bond characters and actors. Next week we watch "Snapped". Email your questions to email@example.com and subscribe on iTunes.
August 8th, 2011
Mel and Mark discuss Mel's pick this week, Downton Abbey. It's our first show. We take emails and play MFK with several prominent English actors. Our written topic this week is on obligation. Email us your questions firstname.lastname@example.org Next week we talk about Bond, James Bond. Thanks for listening.