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FWOAC 153: 2017 Film Wishes | Moana | Into the Inferno

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FWOAC paddles beyond the reef to sail the Polynesian seas of Disney's Moana. Kicking things off Jacob and Pat ask Santa to grant their wishes for the films of 2017 and closing the show we once again talk Werner Herzog, discussing his latest film, Into the Inferno.

FWOAC 152: Allied | Incorporated | 2016 Cine Gifts

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FWOAC wanders through the moroccan desert to review Allied. To start the show we run through our 2016 suggestions for holiday cinema gifts. On the back end we review SyFy's latest series debut, Incorporated.

Can't wait through a podcast for gift ideas? Well a list is waiting for you just below.

FWOAC 151: Doctor Strange | Arrival

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FWOAC traverses the multiverse to review Dr. Strange. Starting the show we discuss TCM and Criterion's new streaming service FilmStruck. Following the Dr. Strange review we return to the multiplex and review sci-fi darling Arrival.

FWOAC 150: Jack Reacher Never Go Back | Shudder

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FWOAC celebrates its sesquicentennial episode with a review of Jack Reacher: Never Go Back. Kicking things off we go old school with a news roundup and later we close out the show discussing the horror films only streaming service Shudder.

FWOAC 149: Phantasm Ravager | Time Travel Cast 2016

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FWOAC does the causality dance reviewing Phantasm Ravager as well as a slew of new time travel properties. We discuss NBC's Timeless, CW's Frequency, Netflix's Arq, and the film Synchronicity.

FWOAC 148: Magnificent Seven | Luke Cage | WestWorld

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FWOAC travels to the old west, Harlem, and the Future old West reviewing WestWorld, Magnificent Seven and Luke Cage.

FWOAC 147: Blair Witch franchise | Snowden & CitizenFour

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FWOAC heads into the woods and nearly falls to a mythical witch only to be saved by a clandestine government organization reviewing the Blair Witch franchise, followed by a discussion of Snowden & CitizenFour. Plus we close out one of the best months of the year, Stathember breaking down The Italian Job and Death Race.

FWOAC 146: Dont Breathe | Mechanic 1 & 2

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FWOAC braves a long night in a quiet place reviewing Don't Breathe. First things first we review a fresh crop of Amazon Pilots including The Tick, I Love Dick, and Jean-Claude Van Johnson. But the real star of the show is the kick off of Stathember 2016 discussing Mechanic and the newly released Mechanic: Resurrection.

FWOAC 145: Lo and Behold | Kubo | 2016 Golden ACs

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FWOAC falls deep into the Herzogian nightmares of Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World. After we close out the Summer of Herzog, Jacob and Pat discuss Kubo and the Two Strings. Closing out of the show we decide the 2016 winners of the Golden AC awards.

FWOAC 144: Suicide Squad | Happy People

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FWOAC makes a deal with a half dozen devils and reviews Suicide Squad. Kicking things off we talk Will Smith's career and closing everything out we continue the Summer of Herzog with a review of Happy People: A Year in the Tiaga.

FWOAC 143: Jason Bourne | Star Trek Beyond

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FWOAC kicks butt across the galaxy with a double feature review. Starting the show we go rapid fire franchise flashback on the Bourne series concluding with a discussion of Jason Bourne. Next we assemble a starfleet worthy crew of trekkies to review Star Trek Beyond with special guests from the Hi-Fi Sci-Fi Podcast. Last we discuss Werner Herzog's recount of working with Klaus Kinski, My Best Fiend.

FWOAC 142: Ghostbusters | Fitzcarraldo

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FWOAC battles the ghost riddle cinemas of America to review Paul Feig's Ghostbusters. Kicking things off we talk movie tie-ins and gender flipping films. Plus we continue our summer of Herzog with a triple viewing of Fitzcarraldo, Burden of Dreams, and Werner Herzog eats his Shoe.

FWOAC 141: Summer So Far | Nosferatu The Vampire Read

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FWOAC sits down with a cool one to talk about the summer thus far. But first! Cinematic All stars 2016! Plus, we continue our Summer of Herzog.

FWOAC- When The King Held Court

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While Jacob is off galavanting around the American Southwest producing a film, please enjoy this FWOAC Special Presentation whereJacob invited the filmmakers of the ESPN 30 for 30 short "When the King Held Court" to have a conversation with his class. If you have 8m30s you MUST watch this incredible short doc on Elvis Presley's love for racquetball. Here's where to find it: http://espn.go.com/30for30/film?page=whenkingheldcourt.


FWOAC 140: Captain America: Civil War | Aguirre: The Wrath of God

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FWOAC has bad blood reviewing Captain America: Civil War. Keeping it taut, following the review we start our Summer of Herzog, discussing Aguirre: The Wrath of God. And for those who can't get enough of Shields, Caps, and Super suits we have another post credit spoiler section.

FWOAC 139: Keanu | Fargo & Kumiko

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FWOAC can't get over a kitty reviewing Keanu. Kicking the show off we discuss summer 2016 films. CLosing things out we discuss two films that have an odd connection: Fargo and Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter.

FWOAC 138: Jungle Book | Highlander: Endgame & The Source

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FWOAC braves the untamed wilderness reviewing The Jungle Book. Starting the show we talk gimmicks and Hardcore Henry. After the review Jacob and Pat close out the Highlander Franchise Flashback with discussing Endgame and The Source.

FWOAC 137: Batman vs Superman | Highlander 3 & Series

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FWOAC wades the surprise close waters of Gotham and Metropolis to review Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Following the review we continue our Highlander Franchise Flashback discussing Highlander: the Series and Highlander: The Final Dimension. Before all that, we use the Supergirl-Flash crossover to talk on the practice.

FWOAC 136: Daredevil Season 2 | Highlander

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FWOAC battles the dark of night to review Daredevil season 2. Starting the show we discuss Netflix original properties. Closing the show we continue our Franchise Flashback with Highlander 2.

FWOAC 135.5: 10 Cloverfield Lane

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FWOAC pulls a J.J. Abrams surprise and releases our review of 10 Cloverfield Lane early!

FWOAC Sword 135: Crouching Tiger 2 | Highlander

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FWOAC embraces the Iron Way and reviews Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Sword of Destiny. Kicking things off we talk Days of Oscar Future, sharing our way too early picks for Oscars 2017. And we embark on a new Franchise Flashback discussing the first installment in the Highlander saga.

FWOAC 134: Deadpool | 1953 FWOSCAR revisit

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FWOAC dons a mask and cracks some jokes in a review of Deadpool. Starting the show we end of Short Month/Short Story feature with a discussion of Re-Animator and the short story that inspired it. Plus we dive into an annual favorite discussing Oscars past, this year examining the best pics of the 1953 Academy Awards.

FWOAC 133: Hail, Caesar! | FWOAC Reads: Stagecoach

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FWOAC tip toes through the treacherous golden era hollywood hills to review Hail, Caesar! But before we talk Coens, we discuss Superbowl movie trailers and our personal memories of films that first teased film goers during the biggest game of the year. And after a long hiatus Jacob and Pat pick up a book and discuss the differences and similarities between the John Ford classic Stagecoach and its short story source material "Stage to Lordsburg."

FWOAC 132: PEAKtv - January 2016

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FWOAC rots its brain by reviewing 18 new television shows, including:  The Shannara ChroniclesShadowhuntersThe MagiciansBeowulfMercy StreetWar & PieceLegends of TomorrowLuciferSecond ChanceColonyThe X-FilesIdiotsitterAngie TribecaTeachersBasketsBillionsDark NetLondon Spy.

FWOAC 131: The Hateful 8 | The Revenant

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FWOAC braves the cold TWICE to review The Hateful 8 and The Revenant, but before our double review we share our 2015 Cinematic Resolutions and Wishes.