Favorite Films of 2018 Countdown – Cult Following Episode #95

Favorite Films of 2018 Countdown – Cult Following Episode #95

In this episode of Cult Following, we have Victor, Kirby, Joshua and Adam join us for an epic 3-hour mega-episode where each of us breakdown our Top 5 favorite films of the year. More »

FILM REVIEW: VELVET BUZZSAW aims for style over substance in would-be art world satire meets horror mash-up

FILM REVIEW: VELVET BUZZSAW aims for style over substance in would-be art world satire meets horror mash-up

There’s no question that writer/director Dan Gilroy has a gift for building suspense and crafting compelling characters. 2014’s Nightcrawler More »

FILM REVIEW: The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part is a rare sequel that improves on its original

FILM REVIEW: The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part is a rare sequel that improves on its original

If you would’ve told me back in 2014 that one of the year’s best films would be a licensed animated cartoon based on LEGO construction block toys of most people’s youth, it would’ve been a hard sell ... More »

FILM REVIEW: ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ is a Cyberpunk Techno-Marvel with Real Heart

FILM REVIEW: ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ is a Cyberpunk Techno-Marvel with Real Heart

Alita: Battle Angel’ does something remarkable. It is an eye-popping showcase for cutting-edge special effects without falling into the trap of dodgy writing and sub-par acting. More »

FILM REVIEW: FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY wrestles with heart and determination in finding how far you’ll fight for your dream

FILM REVIEW: FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY wrestles with heart and determination in finding how far you’ll fight for your dream

There’s a certain love affair that filmmakers have with the concept of pro-wrestling; this passion play of competition that shares much in common with the catharsis of Greek theater More »

PODCAST: Our Favorite Films of 1988: The Year in Film – Cult Following Xtra #2

PODCAST: Our Favorite Films of 1988: The Year in Film – Cult Following Xtra #2

The Cult Following Crew is back with another bonus episode of Cult Following Xtra before we tape Cult Following Episode #96. In this episode of Xtra, we discuss our favorite films from 1988 as we close off 2018 More »

PODCAST: Beards On Breen #1 – Double Down (2005) Spoilercast

PODCAST: Beards On Breen #1 – Double Down (2005) Spoilercast

Adam Rutkowski & Joshua T. Ruth sat down and watched Neil Breen\'s 2005 film debut DOUBLE DOWN. They discuss what they experienced. More »

 

PODCAST: Beards On Breen #2 – I AM HERE…. NOW (2009) SPOILERCAST

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Part 2 of 5 into the Breeniverse. This Neil Breen film features a robotic zombie alien Jesus figure who crashes to Earth to exact vengeance on corrupt politicians, gang members and lawyers who are forcing eco-conscious single mothers to leave

PODCAST: Beards On Breen #1 – Double Down (2005) Spoilercast

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Adam Rutkowski & Joshua T. Ruth sat down and watched Neil Breen’s 2005 film debut DOUBLE DOWN. They discuss what they experienced. Join Adam and Joshua and occasional guest hosts in this special Cult Following limited series exploring the film

PODCAST: Our Favorite Films of 1988: The Year in Film – Cult Following Xtra #2

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The Cult Following Crew is back with another bonus episode of Cult Following Xtra before we tape Cult Following Episode #96. In this episode of Xtra, we discuss our favorite films from 1988 as we close off 2018 and many

FILM REVIEW: FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY wrestles with heart and determination in finding how far you’ll fight for your dream

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There’s a certain love affair that filmmakers have with the concept of pro-wrestling; this passion play of competition that shares much in common with the catharsis of Greek theater by way of the unending battles of principle found in a

FILM REVIEW: ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ is a Cyberpunk Techno-Marvel with Real Heart

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‘Alita: Battle Angel’ does something remarkable. It is an eye-popping showcase for cutting-edge special effects without falling into the trap of dodgy writing and sub-par acting. Its biggest success however is finally showing the powerful potential of Anime and Manga being

FILM REVIEW: The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part is a rare sequel that improves on its original

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If you would’ve told me back in 2014 that one of the year’s best films would be a licensed animated cartoon based on LEGO construction block toys of most people’s youth, it would’ve been a hard sell. Licensed animated films

FILM REVIEW: VELVET BUZZSAW aims for style over substance in would-be art world satire meets horror mash-up

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There’s no question that writer/director Dan Gilroy has a gift for building suspense and crafting compelling characters. 2014’s Nightcrawler, a tale of a would-be camera-man selling videos of car crashes and mayhem to a struggling local news team, blurred the

Favorite Films of 2018 Countdown – Cult Following #95

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In this episode of Cult Following, we have Victor, Kirby, Joshua and Adam join us for an epic 3-hour mega-episode where each of us breakdown our Top 5 favorite films of the year. Listen as we agonize breaking down the

REVIEW: ‘Bumblebee’ is a Nostalgia-Fueled Delight

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‘Bumblebee’ has succeeded in delivering such a well-realized and satisfying Transformers film that it’s mind-boggling it took six movies to get here. This is not only the best film in the franchise, it’s one of the most joyous film experiences

2018 Holiday & Awards Season Film Reviews and Recap – Cult Following #94

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It’s the thick of the Holiday film season spotlighting several new tentpole franchises and the streaming services are throwing out their big winter picks. Join us this episode as the gang spotlights several awards-season and holiday season must-sees. We have

Fall Movie Season & Black Friday Blu/4K Gift Guide Recap – Cult Following #93

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In this episode of Cult Following, the gang does a deep dive on the current fall season, with reviews of Netflix’s Cam. Ralph Breaks The Internet, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, The Girl in the Spider’s Web, Roma, Suspiria,

Deep Dive: Suspiria: 1977 vs. 2018 – Cult Following Podcast Xtra #1

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In this special bonus episode of Cult Following, join Victor Moreno and Adam Rutkowski as they chat about Luca Guadagnino’s remake of Suspiria in a deep dive and compare it to the Dario Argento 1977 original. Plus, the 2 discuss