Real Fans 4 Real Movies (RF4RM) Podcast

Everyone is talking about Seth Rogan and James Franco's The Interview so the Real Fans thought they would chime in too. Andy and Jamie discuss all the media hoopla around this controversial new comedy and review the film itself. Andy also takes a few minutes to share his quick review of the new Disney musical Into the Woods.

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Category:Movies -- posted at: 11:44am PDT

The final battle for the Lonely Mountain has begun and Andy, Leroy, Roman, and Michael are here to celebrate and dissect Peter Jackson's final film in his Middle Earth saga. They also chime in on the trailer for Taken 3 and share their (and your) favorite films in the Lord of the Rings/The Hobbit series.

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On this episode, Andy is joined by Michael Lyons and Scott Hopkins to recommend and celebrate more of their favorite animated holiday specials including Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol, Yogi Bear's All-Star Comedy Christmas Caper, A Garfield Christmas Special, and A Charlie Brown Christmas. We hope it puts you in a yuletide mood. Merry Christmas Real Fans!

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On this episode, Andy is joined by Leroy and Paul Shirey from to discuss the trailer for Arnold Schwarzenegger's return to the Terminator franchise in Terminator Genisys. They then examine the new Ridley Scott biblical epic Exodus: Gods and Kings starring Christian Bale and Joel Edgerton.

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Andy is joined by Michael Lyons and Scott Hopkins and they turn the clock back to 1985 and look at the cult Christmas classic Santa Claus: The Movie. Dudley Moore at Patch the elf, John Lithgow's scenery-chewing villain BZ, McDonald's, and Sheena Easton, they cover all the 80's goodness of this forgotten holiday film. Merry Christmas from the Real Fans!

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The Real Fans finally get around to roundtabling Christopher Nolan's new sci-fi epic Interstellar (better late than never). They also geek out over dinos, Starlord, motorcycles, and velociraptors in the new trailer for the latest Jurassic Park film, Jurassic World!

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We have gotten our first official look of Star Wars: The Force Awakens and the Real Fans are here to dissect it. Andy is joined by Jamie, Leroy and special guests Wesley Davenport and Scott Hopkins to look at all 88 seconds of footage in geeky detail. Then they finish up by reading your thoughts on it. The Force has returned.

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This week, Andy is joined by Roman and special guest Samantha Bell to discuss Katniss Everdeen's latest adventure in the Hunger Games saga: Mockingjay, Part 1. We also read your, the listeners, reviews of this latest installment in the series.

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The Real Fans return to celebrate Baymax, Hiro, and the gang in the latest Disney animated hit, Big Hero 6! They also discuss the final trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies and recommend some recent animated films like Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole, The Secret World of Arietty, and Meet the Robinsons.

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The Real Fans sit down to marvel (get it?) over Marvel's Phase 3 slate of films and discuss the new trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron. Then Andy and Leroy review the Keanu Reeves sleeper John Wick.

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The Real Fans are back! This week, they're taking a look at Ben Affleck and Madea in David Fincher's Gone Girl. They also discuss Robert Downey Jr. costarring in Captain America 3, the upcoming slate of DC Comics movies from Warner Bros., and recommend some horror films in time for Halloween.

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After the success of last year's Halloween Special Special, Michael and Scott are back to join Andy in recommending and discussing some Halloween movies that are fun for the whole family including Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein, Hocus Pocus, and ParaNorman. Let the haunting season begin!

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It's been 30 years since the Ghostbusters hit the big screen and the Real Fans are taking a look back at it, one of the most quotable comedies of all time. They also chat about Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson playing Black Adam in Shazam and the possibility of Joaquin Phoenix becoming Dr. Strange.

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The summer of 2014 has officially ended so the Real Fans take a look back at the season's best and worst movies. They also grade themselves on the box office predictions they made in Episode #42, the Summer Movie Preview. 

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The Real Fans are back with a look at Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For. They also review the new trailers for Annabelle and Amityville: The Awakening and look back at the original Sin City.

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The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are back on the big screen and Andy, Leroy, and Roman are joined by special guest Kevin Vincent to examine their latest cinematic outing. Turtle Power!

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The Guardians of the Galaxy have landed and the RF4RM A-holes (Andy, Roman, and Jamie) are here to dissect this cosmic film from Marvel Studios. They then recommend some other films based on obscure comic books.

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San Diego Comic-Con 2014 may be over but Andy is here to report back on all the excitement and great stuff shared at the event including Batman v. Superman, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Ant-Man, Wonder Woman, and more! As a bonus, Leroy and Roman take the bullet again and check out Dwayne Johnson as Hercules.

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Join the Real Fans as we celebrate our 50th episode by looking at the trailers for David Fincher's Gone Girl and Ridley Scott's Exodus: Gods and Kings. We then examine the new film Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and finish up by counting down the top 10 moments from our first 50 episodes!

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If you enjoyed Leroy's rant about Transformers: Age of Extinction on episode #49, here is the complete, uncensored version. Warning: much anger and profanity ensue. NSFW.

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RF4RM is back with a super catch-up episode! Andy, Jamie, Roman, and Leroy give their thoughts on How To Train Your Dragon 2, 22 Jump Street, and Transformers: Age of Extinction. Then they go totally 80's with a retro roundtable of the animated Transformers: The Movie from 1986!

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Real Fans Andy, Leroy, and Jamie celebrate the 30th anniversary of Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom by looking back at Indy's iconic second adventure. But first, they review the new Tom Cruise sci-fi film Edge of Tomorrow.

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Angelina Jolie is back on the big screen as Maleficent and Andy, Leroy, Roman, and Scott are in attendance to celebrate. They also discuss the recent news at Marvel Studios around Edgar Wright leaving the director's chair of Ant-Man and the recent casting of Thanos.

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After much discussion, Brian Singer's X-Men: Days of Future Past has finally hit theaters. How did it fare with the Real Fans? Join Andy, Leroy, and Jeff as they break it down in detail. They also take a look at the trailers for Boyhood and Kingsman: The Secret Service.

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Andy is joined by Godzilla superfans Jamie and Marc to take an in-depth look at the big guy's return to cinemas. They also examine the new trailer for Christopher Nolan's Interstellar.

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We have finally gotten the first photo of Ben Affleck as Batman alongside the Batmobile from Batman vs. Superman! Jamie and Andy, the two biggest Bat-freak Real Fans, take the time react and geek out.

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The summer movie season is officially in swing with the release of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and the Real Fans are there to look at the good and bad of the movie in suitably geeky fashion.

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Join the Real Fans as they run down to the big movies of the summer of 2014. Hear their box office predictions and find out how they did last year!

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The Real Fans are back to celebrate The First Avenger's triumphant return to the screen in Captain America: The Winter Soldier! They also chime in on the new trailers for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and X-Men: Days of Future Past.

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The long-awaited episode is finally here as the Real Fans look back at and celebrate Alfred Hitchcock's terriifying masterpiece, Psycho, before recommending some other brilliant Hitchcock films.

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The Real Fans are back to celebrate the Muppets' return to the big screen in "Muppets Most Wanted" and then look back at some of their favorite Muppet movies.

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Category:Movies -- posted at: 11:07pm PDT

Join the Real Fans as they attempt to predict the big winners of the 86th Academy Awards. They also chime in on the casting of Fantastic Four reboot, the trailer for the Batman documentary "Legends of the Knight", and the new trailer for Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy".

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The Real Fans celebrate the brilliance of The LEGO Movie before looking back at 1987's RoboCop and discussing the new 2014 remake.

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This week, the Real Fans discuss the surprising casting of Lex Luthor and Alfred in Batman vs. Superman, the first look at the new Ninja Turtles, the recent pics of X-Men: Days of Future Past and the Super Bowl trailers for Transformers: Age of Extinction, The Amazing Spider-man 2, and Captain America: The Winter Soldier. They then wrap up with a tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman.

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In honor of the Super Bowl, the Real Fans celebrate their favorite football films! They also discuss the latest news around Marvel's Ant-Man and the trailers for The Raid 2 and Draft Day.

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This week, the Real Fans discuss the recent delay of Batman vs. Superman as well as their most anticipated movies of 2014.

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Andy, Roman, Jamie, and Leroy look back and share each of their top 5 films of 2013.

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The Real Fans kick off the new year by looking back at some of their least favorite movies of 2013.

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