That Thing You Do (1996)

It’s the 25th anniversary of That Thing You Do! It’s a whirlwind movie about the rise and fall of a fake 1950s pop band that popped right out of the Beatles mold. A bunch of young 90s names including Liv Tyler, Steve Zahn, Tom Everett Scott, and Charlize Theron are all wrangled by a very serious, but likeable Tom Hanks. We both love this movie and it’s a ton of fun so check out the podcast.

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The Rock (1996) – Sequel Pitch

It’s fair to say that The Rock is a great action movie.  That’s why we decided that our first rewrite should be a sequel rather than a true remake of the original film.  Trust us, it’s better this way.  Though maybe don’t trust us too much because the sequel we came up with is called The Clock… and that’s probably the smartest thing about it.

The Rock (1996)

Welcome to The Rock, and welcome to the first review of Super Serious Film Fest’s “Season of the Cage”.  Released in 1996, this modern classic stands as one of Nic Cage’s, as well as Michael Bay’s, finest action movies.  It’s not quite the level of Caginess you’re probably looking for but the Season of the Cage is just warming up.  Join us next week for The Weather Man.

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Jingle All The Way (1996)

A.Ron and Jim take in a Schwarzenegger film that we don’t have that much experience with, 1996’s Jingle All The Way, as the Bald Move Bad Ass Christmas continues.   What on the surface is a light hearted tale with decent to good performances hides a deeper, darker secret that exposes everything wrong with the increasing consumer…