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CINEPUNX Episode 75: Max and Joey talk Norm Macdonald (DIRTY WORK and SCREWED)

LISTEN HERE YOU JAGS, WHAT WE GOT HERE IS ANOTHER IMPRESSIVE EPISODE OF CINEPUNX! On this year end conversation (which occurred in 2017 btw) we sat down with Joey Breeding and Max Davis to talk about some of our favorites from 2017 and to have a dive into the film work of Norm Macdonald. You may know Joey from shows and the internet, and Max has been in some terrible bands and also wrote briefly for this very website ! Our front end on this episode is a little stacked, and not only with our PATENTED and TRADEMARKED exclusive feature, WACK AND
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CINEPUNX Episode 74: Discussing FASCINATION (79) With Samm Deighan

WELCOME TO ANOTHER HAUNTING AND PHANTASMAGORICAL EPISODE OF CINEPUNX!! On this amazing episode we spend some much needed time with WRITER, EDITOR, PODCASTER, FRIEND, AND RETURN GUEST SAMM DEIGHAN!! Some places you can find Samm are DIABOLIQUE DAUGHTERS OF DARKNESS  and most importantly (ie: buy it) LOST GIRLS: THE PHANTASMAGORICAL CINEMA OF JEAN ROLLIN  On this episode we discuss the work of Jean Rollin, much misunderstood French director, with a special focus on his classic film FASCINATION. Do we solve the puzzles of his mysterious cinematic style? Not so much, but we have a fun and engaging conversation that I
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CINEPUNX Episode 73: Taking a GIRLS TRIP with Tony Rettman

THEM PUNX ARE BACK IN TOWN!! This is a very SPECIAL EPISODE of Cinepunx, and by “special” we mean incomplete. NOT BECAUSE OUR GUEST, TONY RETTMAN, AUTHOR AND PUNK EXPERT IS NOT AMAZING! Dude rules. No, it is ’cause our beloved Joshua Alavarez could not join us. DO NOT FRET! Friend of the show, booker, artist, and MAN ABOUT TOWN, Evan Vellela, was available to stand in. Granted, I talk a LOT so I did most of the talking, but it was still cool. Hey, we forgot to take pictures so here are some older pictures with Tony in them
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CINEPUNX Episode 72: “Oh, My, Miike!” THE HAPPINESS OF THE KATAKURIS and BLADE OF THE IMMORTAL

HEY HEY CINEMA-PUNKERS, AND WELCOME TO A SCATOLOGICALLY GOOD EPISODE OF CINEPUNX!! On this, our most recent effort after an all too long hiatus, we jump in to a realm of film we are only slightly familiar with, the works of Japanese director Takashi Miike. We focus this episode of two films, one older and one new, THE HAPPINESS OF THE KATAKURIS and BLADE OF THE IMMORTAL. More importantly, Josh and I are finally reunited, and most of the episode is about our friend love for each other, so if you you don’t dig on that, back out now. We
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CINEPUNX Episode 71: Grady Hendrix talks PAPERBACKS FROM HELL

AHOY THERE PUNX OF YON CINEMA! Hey friends, and welcome to a brand spanking new Cinepunx episode. On this unique episode we sat down with Grady Hendrix!   We spent most of the episode discussing his new book PAPERBACKS FROM HELL! Of course, by “we” I don’t mean Josh and I because, unfortunately, Josh could not join us! No worries, CINEPUNX veterans Evan Vellela and Joseph Gervasi were able to sit in and make the episode awesome. Not much to talk about here, not only is the episode self explanatory I also recorded an introduction to cover stuff I forgot like
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CINEPUNX Episode 70: Rob Skvarla Talks Psuedo-Documentaries (MONDO CANE, THE CHARIOTS OF THE GODS, THE LATE GREAT PLANET EARTH)

HELLO THERE CITIZENS, ARE YOU READY FOR ANOTHER DIRE YET ENTERTAINING TRANSMISSION FROM PLANET CINEPUNX? That works, right? Hey friends, we return to you with another dynamic episode, filled with thrills and chills and…spills? This time for episode 70 we welcomed Rob Skvarla, writer/programmer/cineaste/unrepentant Goth Sad BOY! I am so fat in that last picture, holy shit. Rob brought a topic to us which we would NEVER have chosen on our own but relates to his own research in gradschool, that is Psuedo-Documentaries. The three Rob chose for us relate, in his telling, directly to the later films of the
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CINEPUNX Episode 69: Talking Demonic Possession with Josh Agran (THE EXORCIST, BEYOND DARKNESS, SHOCK!)

THE POWER OF PUNX COMPELS YOU! THE POWER OF PUNX COMPELS YOU! Welcome my devious little demon spawn to another hellish episode of CINEPUNX! On this episode we sat down with Josh Agran of many bands including PAINT IT BLACK and KNIVES OUT, and also of friendship! Josh had a simple request, for us to discuss some Possession themed films. So we dove into the true paradigmatic film of the type, The Exorcist which was Josh’s choice because he has better taste than we do. Josh Alvarez and I chose Beyond Darkness and Shock! Both interesting films in there own way, but
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CINEPUNX Episode 68: Walter Hill Discussion (THE DRIVER, STREETS OF FIRE)

THE FOLLOWING IS A PUNK ROCK FABLE, BECAUSE WE RESPECT SOMEONE WHO IS GOOD AT CASTING, AND WE ARE VERY GOOD AT CASTING! That’s right my little latex wearing lovelies welcome to episode 68 of CINEPUNX, in which we take a tour through two films by the under rated director Walter Hill: The Driver and Streets of Fire! As usual, big thanks to LEHIGH VALLEY APPAREL CREATIONS for their generous sponsorship, and for bringing you this lovely episode. As discussed on the episode, I am damn tired y’all. My job is in the hectic season before students get here and
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CINEPUNX Episode 67: Talking Fellini with Heidi Saman (NAMOUR)

THE PUNX ARE BACK! On this intellectually engaging and yet totally tubular episode we discuss three films by Federico Fellini     La Strada, Nights of Cabiria, and La Dolce Vita Our guest is Philadelphia based Writer, Director, Producer HEIDI SAMAN! We spend some time talking to Heidi about her stellar film, Namour which is currently available on Netflix! We do our usual WACK AND ON TRACK gimmick, and then jump into it discussing these films. Joash and I were relatively ignorant about Fellini, and this discussion represents some of that but also got into some cool ideas as well.   Our
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CINEPUNX Episode 66: Talking Coens with Jasmin Carroll (Amalgam Comics)

HERE IT IS, A PODCAST, SLIGHTLY TRANSFORMED! JUST A LITTLE ESCAPE FROM THE “NORM”! Welcome friends to another exciting episode of Cinepunx! On this very special episode we welcome great friend of the show Jasmin Carroll of Amalgam Comics & Coffee  We talked about three films by the amazing Coen Brothers: Miller’s Crossing, The Man Who Wasn’t There, and Inside LLewyn Davis As usual, big thanks to the folks at LEHIGH VALLEY APPAREL CREATIONS, seriously folks, get your shit screen printed there so they keep sponsoring us! Jasmin is great, the conversation went really well, our first song is THE
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