December 21, 2012

Ep. 51 - Classic Tale New Format

In the 51st episode of Top 5 Film your hosts welcome Steve Zaragoza from Source Fed on the show to talk all about Peter Jackson's latest entry into the Middle Earth realm, "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey". The first of three more films highlighting J.R.R. Tolkien's beloved work. To coincide with The Hobbit being the first major motion picture to be released in 48 frames per second the group each list the top five ways they'd like to see High Frame Rate (HFR) utilized in the future. Much like PJ's films the boys make this an extended conversation, enjoy.

December 06, 2012

November 13, 2012

November 06, 2012

October 24, 2012

October 17, 2012

September 18, 2012

September 10, 2012

August 14, 2012

Ep. 43 - Movie Road Trips, Vacations, and Locations

In our 43rd episode we welcome back guest Jay Hawkinson to talk movie road trips, vacations, and locations. The episode was inspired by a road trip Trevor Schoenfeld took with his family while on vacation in Oregon to visit Astoria, the town where "The Goonies," "Short Circuit," "Kindergarten Cop," and other movies were filmed. Jay joins the discussion with his thoughts on a recent visit to the Stanley Hotel, which inspired Stephen King's novel The Shining. Tying into the vacation/road trip discussion, the group breaks down their Top 5 Vacation/Road Trip Movies.

July 25, 2012

Ep. 42 - Under Nolan's Cowl and Beyond

In the 42nd episode Jonathan Chang and Trevor Schoenfeld welcome First Showing creator Alex Billington on the show to discuss Christopher Nolan's now completed Dark Knight trilogy. The group breaks down their Top 5 wishlist for what Warner Brothers could do next with the caped crusader. As usual, major spoilers are discussed throughout the episode.

July 10, 2012

June 29, 2012

Ep. 39 - Studio Ghibli, Disney-Pixar, Brave, and Top 5 Animated Heroines Pt.1

In our 39th episode we welcome back Sam Smith on the show to talk about the Studio Ghibli retrospective that has been touring the United States, Disney/Pixar's latest "Brave," and our Top 5 Animated Heroines. With so much to talk about this episode will be broken into two parts. The first focusing on Studio Ghibli, Disney-Pixar, and Brave. The second part (episode 40) will feature a lengthy discussion on the groups Top 5 Animated Heroines.

June 14, 2012

Ep. 38 - Prometheus & Top 5 Spaceships

In the 38th episode we welcome esteemed film critic Scott E. Weinberg of and on to the show to talk Ridley Scott's "Prometheus". The group talks at length about all of the theories, questions, and criticisms about the latest scifi as well as breaking down our Top 5 Spaceships from science fiction and horror movies. As with most of our episodes, there are spoilers within, listen at your own caution...

May 29, 2012

May 12, 2012

April 20, 2012

Ep. 35 - Spoilers in the Woods

In the 35th episode Jonathan Chang and Trevor Schoenfeld welcome back guest Jen Yamato of Movie|Line to talk "The Cabin in the Woods". Being that 'Cabin' has had something of a controversial marketing campaign with spoilers revealed in the trailers and tv spots, we felt it a good time to dig right in and talk in depth about spoilers and how they effect the audience. While talking spoilers we decided to break down the Top 5 Movies You Should Never Spoil. Lastly, this episode contains major spoilers for "The Cabin in the Woods" and it is recommended that you see the movie before listening. You have been warned...

April 04, 2012

March 23, 2012

March 09, 2012

February 09, 2012

Ep. 31 - Sundance 2012

In our 31st episode Jonathan Chang and Trevor Schoenfeld welcome back regular guest Germain Lussier of /Film to break down his Top 5 films from Sundance Film Festival 2012. Along with talking Germain's Top 5 from Park City he also covers a huge swath of quality films (and a few stinkers) screened at the ever popular film festival.

February 02, 2012

Ep. 30 - Top 5 Friday the 13th Kills and The Grey

In our 30th episode Jonathan Chang and Trevor Schoenfeld welcome Ryan Turek back on the show to talk a recent Friday the 13th double feature hosted by Creature Features and Shock Till You Drop. Including talking in general about the Friday the 13th franchise and its impact on the horror genre, we break down our Top 5 Friday the 13th kills across the twelve movies. We also talk about Joe Carnahan's latest directorial effort "The Grey."

January 22, 2012

January 12, 2012