Monthly Archives March 2018

CINEPUNX Episode 78: HOWARD THE DUCK and TEMPLE OF DOOM Discussion with Director Liam O’Donnell (BEYOND SKYLINE)

HERE WE GO HERE WE GO HERE WE GO It finally HAPPENED! Yes, I partly mean we finally have TWO EPISODES OF CINEPUNX OUT IN ONE MONTH!! However, what I really mean is that we finally have director LIAM O’DONNELL, my dopple ganger and director of Beyond Skyline on the show! On this episode Liam joins us to talk a little bit about the maing of Beyond Skyline, and then to discuss two films that shaped our childhoods: Howard the Duck and Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.   The opening song is from the industrial group 3TEETH who, it
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THE MANDATE Episode 18: Battling Some Kaiju with Pacific Rim Uprising

Hello, fine people from the interwebs! This newest edition of The Mandate is a first for me as I have not one but TWO guests on the episode. Returning is The Mandate OG and one half of the Cinepunx overlords, Mr. Joshua Alvarez and he brought with him, the JNCO Jesus himself, Bruce Park. For those who are unaware, Josh and Bruce-Step are members of the short-lived Philadelphia Hardcore band, Only Glory. For this outing, we checked out the sequel to Guillermo Del Toro’s 2013 blockbuster, Pacific Rim, in the cleverly titled Pacific Rim Uprising. Look these films aren’t meant to
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HORROR BUSINESS Episode 40: Horror Business Goes Squatchin’ (NIGHT OF THE DEMON & SHRIEK OF THE MUTILATED)

Greetings, and welcome back to Horror Business, we have one awesome episode in store for you guys. On this episode we’re discussing The Night Of The Demon and Shriek Of The Mutilated First and foremost we want to give a shoutout to our sponsors over at Lehigh Valley Apparel Creations, the premiere screen-printing company of the Lehigh Valley. Chris Reject and his merry band of miscreants are ready to work with you to bring to life your vision of a t-shirt for your business, band, project, or whatever else it is you need represented by a shirt, sweater, pin, or
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Black Sun Dispatches Episode 22: The Last Storm

Welcome to the city beneath the black sun. Lost in a dark world, surrounded by an endless desert filled with countless threats, the citizens still standing are forced to make a life for themselves in a strange and hostile land where terror and wonder wait behind every corner. The winter has stretched on for so long that it can be hard to fathom the spring as anything more than a bitter dream. Yet for all that, the city beneath the black sun is nearly there. One final storm gathers on the horizon, one final bombard of ice and snow and
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GOT ME A MOVIE Episode 10: Art School Punishment in Suburbia

Hello friends, and welcome to the Spring Semester of Got Me A Movie! Andrew and Elbee are hittin’ the books as they discuss two school-related films: 2006’s Art School Confidential and 2000’s Crime + Punishment In Suburbia. First up is Art School Confidential, adapted from the work of underground comic artist Daniel Clowes. In this section of the show, the hosts talk about their experiences with Clowes’ art and comic books in general; Elbee brings up how she can’t really read comics very well, and Andrew speaks about his influences as an illustrator himself. Later, Elbee shares a brief history
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Black Sun Dispatches Episode 21: The Avalanche

Welcome to the city beneath the black sun. Lost in a dark world, surrounded by an endless desert filled with countless threats, the citizens still standing are forced to make a life for themselves in a strange and hostile land where terror and wonder wait behind every corner. Within the city beneath the black sun, there is one person with as many secrets as the city itself. Her name is Cassandra, and she has long patrolled the city armed with a sickle blade and wearing her red hood. She has become a figure of both adulation and consternation for those
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CINEPUNX Episode 77: DARK CITY at 20 or LIAM TRIES TO ALIENATE OUR ENTIRE AUDIENCE

GREETINGS CINEMA-PUNKERS AND WELCOME TO ANOTHER DARK AND IMPOSING EPISODE!!! On this, our triumphant return to the realm of podcasting we tackle Dark City,  a film from the director of  The Crow! YEAH! OK LOOK, I need to immediately apologize to all of your. The first reason is that this episode is a bit low energy because I have been sick and exhausted lately, and so this was my general demeanor during the recording   Not exactly the dynamic presence you have come to love and expect! Second, we recorded this before I had a chance to check out the response
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