Logan Lucky review (Five Minutes in the Film Room transcript)

Logan Lucky

The transcript for my review of Logan Lucky, which aired on Episode 82 of The Bridge.

Here is the transcript for my review of Logan Lucky, which aired Sept. 6 on Episode 82 of The Bridge.

On Episode 82, you can also hear my good friend John Lund interview Ian St. Clair, a Denver Broncos columnist for Mile High Report and co-host of the Mile High Report Radio podcast.

The Bridge is broadcast as a one-hour radio show every Wednesday night at 7 ET on Sports Radio America. After the live broadcast, the show is released as a podcast on iTunes and at lundinbridge.com on Friday. You can listen to the live show every Wednesday on Sports Radio America here or through the TuneIn app. Continue reading

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Wind River review (Five Minutes in the Film Room transcript)

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The transcript for my review of Wind River, which aired on Episode 81 of The Bridge.

Here is the transcript for my review of Wind River, which aired Aug. 30 on Episode 81 of The Bridge, during the segment called “Five Minutes in the Film Room.”

On Episode 81, you can also hear my good friend John Lund interview Gar Ryness, who you most likely know as “Batting Stance Guy.”

The Bridge is broadcast as a one-hour radio show every Wednesday night at 7 ET on Sports Radio America. After the live broadcast, the show is released as a podcast on iTunes and at lundinbridge.com on Friday. You can listen to the live show every Wednesday on Sports Radio America here or through the TuneIn app. Continue reading

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Spider-Man: Homecoming review (Five Minutes in the Film Room transcript)

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The transcript for my Spider-Man: Homecoming review, which aired on Episode 80 of The Bridge.

Here is the transcript for my review of Spider-Man: Homecoming, which aired Aug. 23 on Episode 80 of The Bridge, during the segment called “Five Minutes in the Film Room.”

On Episode 80, you can also hear my good friend John Lund interview Mike Oz, a baseball writer for Yahoo Sports and editor for the Big League Stew blog.

The Bridge is broadcast as a one-hour radio show every Wednesday night at 7 ET on Sports Radio America. After the live broadcast, the show is released as a podcast on iTunes and at lundinbridge.com on Friday. You can listen to the live show every Wednesday on Sports Radio America here or through the TuneIn app. Continue reading

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Something subtle

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Jeremy Renner gives a phenomenal performance in the indie film Wind River.

Jeremy Renner gave the best performance of his career in the recently released Wind River. I’m not going to guarantee that he will be one of the five nominees for best actor come Oscar season, but he’ll definitely deserve a look. Renner has had a strong career with some hits and misses. None of the misses were his fault, because he always brings it. He’s earned two Oscar nominations for The Hurt Locker (best actor) and The Town (best supporting actor). So how was he able to once again blow me away with his performance? He didn’t have a powerful monologue; he didn’t scream while saliva shot out of his mouth and mucus ran down his face; he didn’t perfectly execute a portrayal of a famous or infamous person in history. No, it was much more subtle. Continue reading

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Detroit review (Five Minutes in the Film Room transcript)

DETROIT

The transcript for my Detroit review, which aired Aug. 16 on Episode 79 of The Bridge.

Here is the transcript for my review of Detroit, which aired Aug. 16 on Episode 79 of The Bridge. during the segment called “Five Minutes in the Film Room.”

The Bridge is broadcast as a one-hour radio show every Wednesday night at 7 ET on Sports Radio America. After the live broadcast, the show is released as a podcast on iTunes and at lundinbridge.com on Friday. You can listen to the live show every Wednesday on Sports Radio America here or through the TuneIn app. Continue reading

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The best and worst of the summer

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Wonder Woman made the most money at the domestic box this summer, but where does it rank among the best movies of the four-month season?

Usually I see more films during the summer, but this season I only got to the theater 11 times (12 if you count seeing Dunkirk twice). This year I more so sat back waiting for word of mouth and critic reviews to weed out most of the crap. I’ve gotta say, I had a pleasant experience this summer, much better than the past two years. Although the blockbusters stretch into March now, even February, the official summer movie season runs from May through August so you won’t see Fate of the Furious in here. Also, if a movie does not appear on this list that had a wide release from May through August, it means I haven’t seen it yet. Not that I don’t want to see it, I just haven’t gotten there. Let’s rank the films of the summer that I’ve seen starting with the worst. Continue reading

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Atomic Blonde review (Five Minutes in the Film Room transcript)

ATOMICBLONDE

The transcript for my Atomic Blonde review, which aired Aug. 9 on Episode 78 of The Bridge.

Here is the transcript for my review of Atomic Blonde, which aired Aug. 9 on Episode 78 of The Bridge. As you may know, I teamed up with my good friend, John Lund, to do movie reviews for his sports radio show, The Bridgein a segment called “Five Minutes in the Film Room.” I’m going to put all of my transcripts on this blog about a week after the show airs as a way to archive them in print and, if you missed the show, give you a review of the film. My rating system is sports related to fit with the theme of the show, so you won’t have the traditional star rating. But I’ll always be clear how I felt about the film.

The Bridge is broadcast as a one-hour radio show every Wednesday night at 7 ET on Sports Radio America. After the live broadcast, the show is released as a podcast on iTunes and at lundinbridge.com on Friday. You can listen to the live show every Wednesday on Sports Radio America here or through the TuneIn app. Continue reading

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