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The FadCast is the podcast representing Film Fad (filmfad.com). Every week we cover current events and elaborate upon film history and fads and trends associated with a particular film or film genre.
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Jan 17, 2017

FadCast Ep. 124 | Films About Overcoming Disability Ft. 'Apple Of My Eye' Actress Lindsay Lamb

Episode Summary:

[This week on the FadCast, we are joined by "Apple Of My Eye" actress Lindsay Lamb to talk about films that focus on overcoming disabilities. From "Finding Dory" to the Marvel on Netflix front-runner "Daredevil," we discuss film and television properties that revolve around characters who overcome their disabilities. Lindsay details her experience becoming an on-screen braille tutor, drawing inspiration from the real-life people the characters are based on, and so much more. We also talk about Lindsay's humble beginnings as a super heroine and her dreams of joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But first, Lindsay joins us for a sensory deprived scene read from the Al Pacino classic "Scent Of A Woman".

Before that, we briefly discuss Tom Hardy Wants To Play James Bond If Christopher Nolan Directs and Margot Robbie Is A Spot On Tonya Harding In "I, Tonya" for our SPEED ROUND!

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 124

Ryan: With our special celebrity guest, "Apple Of My Eye" actress, Lindsay Lamb

Pooya: Today we’ll talk about overcoming the odds...

Ryan: as we discuss movies and Television shows that center around characters living with disabilities.

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - Tom Hardy Wants To Play James Bond If Christopher Nolan Directs and Margot Robbie Is A Spot On Tonya Harding In "I, Tonya" (3min)

Script Read - "Scent Of A Woman" ft. Lindsay Lamb as Donna, Ryan as Slade and Pooya as Charlie and the Narrator. (4min)

Main Topic - Films About Overcoming Disability ft. Lindsay Lamb (34min)

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Jan 10, 2017

FadCast Ep. 123 | Golden Globes Best, Worst & Most Controversial Moments

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, we revisit the 2017 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards talking the best, the worst and the most controversial moments of the night. From the night's champion "La La Land" to the infamous Ryan Reynolds/Andrew Garfield "Kiss", We discuss the big winners of the evening, who we think got snubbed, funniest moments, some serious presenter gaffs, and implications of the awards on streaming media?! But first, we do a scene reading from last year's big Golden Globe Winner, 'The Revenant."

Before that, we briefly discuss Zoe Saldana Confirms Gamora Is In ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ and John Constantine Is Back As Matt Ryan Gets CW Seed Series for our SPEED ROUND!

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 123.

Ryan: With our special guest, JD the Mime!

Pooya: Today we’ll re-live the 74th annual Golden Globes...

Ryan: as we talk big winners, big losers and our favorite awkward moments.

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - Zoe Saldana Confirms Gamora Is In ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ and John Constantine Is Back As Matt Ryan Gets CW Seed Series (3min)

Script Read - "The Revenant" ft. Ryan as Bridger, Henry, Fitzgerald and Other Assorted Characters; Pooya as Pig and the Narrator. (5min)

Main Topic - Predicting The Best & Worst Films Of 2017 ft. Eric (45min)

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Jan 3, 2017

FadCast Ep. 122 | Predicting The Best & Worst Films Of 2017 ft. Eric

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, FilmFad.com writer Eric stops by as we dive into the 2017 film slate and give our predictions for the best and worst films of the year. We jog through the list of sequels, prequels and reboots, but first, Eric joins us for a scene reading from "John Wick" in anticipation of the upcoming Keanu Reeves helmed sequel "John Wick: Chapter 2."

Before that, we briefly discuss... ‘Wonder Woman’ Second International Trailer Shows More Themyscira and Derek’s Top 10 Best Movies of 2016 for our SPEED ROUND! 

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 122

Ryan: With our special guest, fellow FilmFad.com writer, Eric

Pooya: Today we say look to the future at the 2017 film slate

Ryan: as we make our picks of what will boom and what will bust at the box office

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started…

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - ‘Wonder Woman’ Second International Trailer Shows More Themyscira and Derek’s Top 10 Best Movies of 2016 (2min)

Script Read - "John WIck" ft. Eric as Yosef, Pooya as Vigo and Narrator. (3min)

Main Topic - Predicting The Best & Worst Films Of 2017 ft. Eric (30min)

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Dec 28, 2016

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, FilmFad.com writer Eric stops in to run through the painfully long list of fallen actors in 2016. We briefly remember our favorite moments, quotes and quirks of everyone from Carrie Fisher ("Star Wars") to Alan Rickman ("Die Hard"). But first, Eric joins us for a scene reading from "Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back" in memory of the late Princess Leia Organa.

Before that, we briefly discuss... Home Alone: Why Kevin’s Dad DEFINITELY Did NOT Pay For Their Paris Vacation and The Top 4 Maybe/Maybe Not Christmas Movies for our SPEED ROUND! 

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 121

Ryan: With our special guest, fellow FilmFad.com writer, Eric

Pooya: Today we say Rest In Peace to 2016

Ryan: as we remember the painfully long list of Hollywood’s Fallen Greats

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started… 

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - Home Alone: Why Kevin’s Dad DEFINITELY Did NOT Pay For Their Paris Vacation and The Top 4 Maybe/Maybe Not Christmas Movies (2min)

Script Read - "Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back" ft. Eric as Princess Leia, Ryan as Han Solo and Pooya as Threepio and Narrator. (3min)

Main Topic - R.I.P. 2016 - Remembering Carrie Fisher and Other Fallen Actors (29min)

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Dec 20, 2016

FadCast Ep. 120 | Films That Hit Rock Bottom ft. "All We Had" Actress Eve Lindley

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, actress Eve Lindley stops by to talk films about hitting rock bottom and Katie Holmes' directorial debut "All We Had."  Eve talks about how she got into acting in the first place, coming from a very theatrical family, what it's like playing a victim of sexual assault and the fine line that filmmakers walk.

Before that, we briefly discuss... New Action-Packed ‘John Wick: Chapter 2’ Trailer Takes Keanu Reeves Abroad and ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Teaser Trailer Premieres Showing Ryan Gosling In Full Trench Coat for our SPEED ROUND!

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 120

Ryan: With our special celebrity guest, from “All We Had” actresses Eve Lindley

Pooya: Today we’ll explore the emotional recesses of the human condition...

Ryan: as we talk indie films that show what it’s like to hit rock bottom

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - New Action-Packed ‘John Wick: Chapter 2’ Trailer Takes Keanu Reeves Abroad and ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Teaser Trailer Premieres Showing Ryan Gosling In Full Trench Coat (2min)

Main Topic - Indie Films About Hitting Rock Bottom ft. "All We Had" Actress Eve Lindley (23min)

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Dec 13, 2016

FadCast Ep. 119 | Demonic Possession Films ft. 'The Possession Experiment' Writer Mary Dixon

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, writer/executive producer Mary Dixon swings by to talk demonic possession films and her feature "The Possession Experiment."  Mary explains why comedy can help horror films reach more audiences and advice to fledgling writers on how to prepare a script to keep a low budget and much more.

Before that, Mary joins us for a scene read from The Wayan's terrifyingly funny 2001 horror-spoof "Scary Movie 2." But first, we briefly ponder... Review: Katie Holmes Hits Rock Bottom For ‘All We Had’ and 2017 Golden Globe Nominations Announced With ‘La La Land’ Leading The Pack for our SPEED ROUND!

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 119.

Ryan: With our special celebrity guest, “The Possession Experiment” writer/executive producer, Mary Dixon!

Pooya: Today we’ll embody the fine line between fear and darkly funny...

Ryan: as we talk Horror Films that revolve around demonic possession.

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - Does “Transformers: The Last Knight” Trailer Show Evil Optimus Prime? and Trailer: ‘The Circle’ Puts Tom Hanks And Emma Watson In A Social Media, Illuminati Type Thriller (2min)

Script Read - "Scary Movie 2" ft. Mary Dixon as Mother & Demonic Voice, Ryan as Father McFeely and Pooya as Father Harris & the Narrator (3min)

Main Topic - Demonic Possession Films ft. 'The Possession Experiment' Writer Mary Dixon (30min)

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Dec 6, 2016

fadcast 118 matthew ross frank and lola michael shannon

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, writer/director Matthew Ross drops in to talk twisted romance films and his upcoming feature "Frank & Lola." Ross tells us what it's like meeting "Frank & Lola:" lead actor Michael Shannon, and where he lands on a scale from friendly to Zodd. We also talk how to accurately depict a five-star Las Vegas kitchen in action and shooting in busy and big-budget cities like Las Vegas and Paris on a budget.

Before that, Matthew joins us for a scene read from Quentin Tarantino's "True Romance." But first, we briefly ponder... Does “Transformers: The Last Knight” Trailer Show Evil Optimus Prime? and Trailer: ‘The Circle’ Puts Tom Hanks And Emma Watson In A Social Media, Illuminati Type Thriller for our SPEED ROUND! 

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 118

Ryan: With special guest, writer/director of the critically acclaimed “Frank & Lola,” Matthew Ross

Pooya: Today we’ll get romantic in an offbeat way

Ryan: as we discuss Frank & Lola and other films exploring the darker side of love

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - Does “Transformers: The Last Knight” Trailer Show Evil Optimus Prime? and Trailer: ‘The Circle’ Puts Tom Hanks And Emma Watson In A Social Media, Illuminati Type Thriller (2min)

Script Read - "True Romance" ft. Matthew Ross as Clarence, Ryan as Elvis Presley and Pooya as the Narrator (3min)

Main Topic - Twisted Romance Films ft. "Frank & Lola" writer/director Matthew Ross (30min)

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Nov 29, 2016

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Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, leading voice actress Kari Wahlgren stops in to talk Voice Acting: 101 from anime to cartoons like "Rick and Morty" to video games like "Final Fantasy XV." We run through Kari's impressive catalogue of accomplishments touching on projects like "Samurai Champloo" and what it's like being DC animation's go-to voice for call girls.

Before that, Kari joins us for a scene read from one of Kari's "SUPER" recent animated DC films, "Justice League vs Teen Titans." But first, we briefly talk  “Star Trek: Discovery” Casts Michelle Yeoh & Franchise’s First Gay Character and ‘Jason Bourne’ Sequel Possibilities Leave Little Room For ‘Bourne Legacy’ Continuation for our SPEED ROUND!

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 117

Ryan: With our special celebrity guest, leading voice actress, Kari Wahlgren

Pooya: Today we’ll step in the booth talking voicing superheroes to video games

Ryan: as we talk the how this super woman fits into the world of voice acting

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started…

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - “Star Trek: Discovery” Casts Michelle Yeoh & Franchise’s First Gay Character and ‘Jason Bourne’ Sequel Possibilities Leave Little Room For ‘Bourne Legacy’ Continuation (2min)

Script Read - "Justice League vs Teen Titans" ft. Kari Wahlgren as Starfire, Ryan as Damian Wayne and Pooya as the Narrator (3min)

Main Topic - Voice Acting 101 w/ Kari Wahlgren (30min)

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Nov 22, 2016

fadcast 116 andrey ivchenko action films foreign villains

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, Actor Andrey Ivchenko ("Transporter: The Series") drops in to talk the American action films with foreign villains. We also discuss his role as Red Erik alongside Vin Diesel in upcoming blockbuster "xXx: Return of Xander Cage" and some of the INSANE action sequences from the film that would land any lesser man in an early grave!

Before we explode into our main topic we briefly talk about how ‘Stargate’ Reboot Cancelled With ‘Independence Day Resurgence’ Possibly To Blame and tease the Top 10 Actors Who’ve Played Multiple Comic Book Characters. But first, Andrey joins us for a script reading from the first precursor to his upcoming Diesel helmed action blockbuster "xXx."

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 116

Ryan: The villainous Red Erik from the upcoming "xXx: Return of Xander Cage," Andrey Ivchenko

Pooya: Today we’ll expand our culture talking action films with a foreign presence

Ryan: as we discuss unbelievable heroes, outlandish villains, and death-defying moments

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - ‘Stargate’ Reboot Cancelled With ‘Independence Day Resurgence’ Possibly To Blame and Top 10 Actors Who’ve Played Multiple Comic Book Characters (2min)

Script Read - "xXx" ft. Andrey Ivchenko as Slovo, Ryan as Xander and Pooya as the Narrator (3min)

Main Topic - Action Films w/ Foreign Villains (30min)

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Nov 16, 2016

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Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, Actor/Writer/Director/Producer Michael Nardelli ("Circle") returns to talk the Tech-Based Horror Genre. We discuss his upcoming Digital Horror Series "Dark/Web" as well as other notable films within the genre from "Scream" to "Unfriended."

We briefly depart from the gruesomely digital discussion to talk about Nardelli's upcoming Hallmark channel film, "Christmas In Homestead."

Before that, we talk about how Marvel And Fox Actually Worked Together For ‘Deadpool’ And ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ and the new R-Rated ‘Justice League Dark’ Trailer Is Out, And It’s AMAZING! for our SPEED ROUND. But first, Michael joins us for a script reading from the horror classic "Scream." 

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 115

Ryan: With our special celebrity guest, writer/producer of Digital Horror Series "Dark/Web,” Michael Nardelli

Pooya: Today we’ll dial in to the fears spun from an increasingly interconnected high-speed world

Ryan: as we talk Horror projects that revolve around technology

Pooya: What’s you’re favorite scary movie? You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started…

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - Marvel And Fox Actually Worked Together For ‘Deadpool’ And ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ and the new R-Rated ‘Justice League Dark’ Trailer Is Out, And It’s AMAZING! (2min)

Script Read - "SCREAM" ft. Michael Nardelli as The Man, Ryan as Casey and and Pooya as the Narrator (5min).

Main Topic - Technology Based Horror Films  (41min)

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Nov 9, 2016

FadCast Ep. 114 | 'Trolls' and 'Hunt For The Wilderpeople' ft. Rhys Darby

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, Actor/Comedian Rhys Darby ("Flight Of The Conchords" and "Yes Man") from "Trolls" and "Hunt For The Wilderpeople" to talk films set in the great outdoors. Rhys gives us a behind the scenes look at big-budget voice acting, the music advice he gave to Justin Timberlake and what his life would be like if it wasn't for acting (and his wife). Before we hike into our main topic we talk Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ Season 2 Adds Sean Astin And Paul Reiser & Eddie Redmayne Could Have Been Kylo Ren In ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ for our SPEED ROUND, and Rhys joins us to reenact a scene from his upcoming independent film "Hunt For The Wilderpeople."

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast episode 114

Ryan: With our special celebrity guest, from the upcoming “Trolls" and “Hunt For The Wilderpeople,” Rhys Darby

Pooya: Today we’ll discuss films in the wild touching upon some of Rhys’ more recent and upcoming films...

Ryan: Spliced with a few films related to the topic...

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events -  Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ Season 2 Adds Sean Astin And Paul Reiser & Eddie Redmayne Could Have Been Kylo Ren In ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ (2min)

Script Read - "Hunt For The Wilderpeople" ft. Rhys Darby as Psycho Sam, Ryan as Ricky and Government Official, and Pooya as Hec and the Narrator (5min).

Main Topic - Wilderness Films  (30min)

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Oct 31, 2016

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, "Another WolfCop" writer/director Lowell Dean joins us to speak about staple Halloween movies and his upcoming "Dirtier and Harrier" sequel. But first we talk Tom Hardy Joins Josh Trank’s Al Capone Film and Uwe Boll Angrily Announces His Retirement for our SPEED ROUND and Lowell participates in our terrifying "A Nightmare On Elm Street" script read. 

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 113

Ryan: With our special celebrity guest, writer/director of "WolfCop" and The Upcoming "Another WolfCop," Lowell Dean

Pooya: Today we’ll revel in the fear of innocence celebrating a Holiday drenched in blood and guts

Ryan: as we talk staple Halloween movies that scare and prepare us for the spookiest time of year

Pooya: muhahaha, You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started… if you dare

(Intro Music break)

Current Events -  Tom Hardy Joins Josh Trank’s Al Capone Film and Uwe Boll Angrily Announces His Retirement  (2min)

Script Read - "A Nightmare On Elm Street" ft.  Lowell Dean as Nancy, Ryan as Glenn and with Narration by Pooya (4min).

Main Topic - Staple Halloween Movies  (39min)

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Oct 25, 2016

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Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, "Stan Against Evil" star Janet Varney joins us to discuss some key horror comedies. But first we talk trouble for "Deadpool 2" to our Top 6 most brutal Eric Andre show moments and Janet joins us for a brilliant script reading of "Shaun of the Dead."

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 112

Ryan: With our special guest, from “Stan Against Evil," Janet Varney

Pooya: Today we’ll talk Undead Horror Comedy movies

Ryan: as we raise our boom sticks, board up pubs and Stan[d] against Evil

Pooya: oh yeah, You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - Tim Miller Exits “Deadpool 2” Over Ryan Reynolds Creative Differences & Top 6 Times Eric Andre Destroys His Guest... And It's Hilarious(3min)

Script Read - "Shaun of the Dead" (4min).

Main Topic - Horror Comedy Movies and Undead Fun!  (30min)

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Oct 19, 2016

Rob Huebel I Love You Man FadCast

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, Rob Huebel joins us to discuss his film "Miss Stevens" and other indie dramadies. Recounting his lustrous career in acting, directing, writing, and more, we dive into his passions in the indie realm. He gives us the details on "Miss Stevens," gives his opinion on MTV based on his show "Human Giant," and reveals some hilarious moments behind-the-scenes in some of his iconic roles. How did you like the show? Which is YOUR favorite episode to date? We want to know YOUR opinion, so tell us in the comment section below.

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 111 Ryan: With our special guest, Actor/Writer/Director and co-star of “Miss Stevens,” Rob Huebel Pooya: Today we’ll talk indie films that fall into the realm of drama and comedy Ryan: as we discuss the love of these passion projects, including Rob Huebel’s role in “Miss Stevens” Pooya: oh yeah, You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break) Current Events - Anna Kendrick's as Robin in Ben Affleck's "The Batman" & Leonardo DiCaprio behind a "Captain Planet" movie(3min)

Script Read - "I Love You Man" (3min).

Main Topic - Indie Dramedies and the passion behind them!  (27min)

 

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Oct 11, 2016

Almost Famous Ordinary World Lee Kirk

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, Writer/Director Lee Kirk joins us to discuss his film "Ordinary World" and other movies that rock. From his most recent film starring Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong to inspirations like "Inside Llewyn Davis" and "8 Mile," we go into detail about the outcome of music and film colliding. But First, Lee joins us for a script reading of "Almost Famous" and before that we talk the hot news that came from New York Comic Con for our Speed Round.

How did you like the show? Which is YOUR favorite episode to date? We want to know YOUR opinion, so tell us in the comment section below.

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 110
Ryan: With our special guest, Writer/Director of "Ordinary World," Lee Kirk Pooya: Today we’ll talk movies that ROCK
Ryan: as we discuss films that center around ROCK AND ROLL!
Pooya: oh yeah, You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - Wonder Woman 77 Animated Film Adaptation & New York Comic Con Interviews(3min) Script Read - "Almost Famous" (3min). Main Topic - Movies that ROCK!  (23min)

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Oct 4, 2016

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Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, Brotastic Nerd and local Caped Crusader of Cosplay Keith joins us to talk the past present and future of team-based Superhero movies. From the adoptive home dynamic of X-Men, to the family feel of 'Fantastic Four' to the unlikely team ups of 'the Avengers,'  'Guardians of the Galaxy,' and the forthcoming 'Justice League' we pit team versus team to see what makes these superheroes cinematically stick together. But First, Keith joins us for a very "HOT" script reading of 'Fantastic Four' and before that we talk the latest details surrounding Netflix's 'Punisher' and 'Iron Fist' for our Speed Round. 

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 109

Ryan: With our special guest, Brotastic Nerd, Keith

Pooya: Today we’ll talk Superhero team movies

Ryan: as we discuss everything from the family dynamic of Fantastic Four to the unlikely team ups of the 'Avengers' and 'Justice League'

Pooya: oh yeah, You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - Marvel’s ‘Iron Fist’ Sets March Netflix Release Date w/ First Look Photo & Teaser & Jon Bernthal's Punisher is CONFIRMED to Make a Comeback. (3min)

Script Read - 'Fantastic Four' (3min)

Main Topic - Superhero Team Movies: Past, Present & Future  (33min)

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Sep 27, 2016

FadCast 108 Black Sheep Chris Farley

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, we talk films centered around politics and election fraud. Pooya and Ryan do a hilarious script read from the film "Black Sheep" starring Chris Farley and David Spade to kick things off. Then they dive into some films that raise the political eyebrow when it comes to conspiracy!

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 108

Ryan: With our special guest, our own silent master debater, JD the Mime

Pooya: Today we’ll get politically incorrect talking about films with political corruption

Ryan: as we discuss movies centered around fraudulent activity surrounding elected officials

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events -  Martin Scorsese’s "Silence" Lands Oscar-Season Release Date and Christopher Sabat does his favorite Dragonball Z voices!(2min)

Script Read - "Black Sheep" (7min).

Main Topic - Films about Election Fraud" (25min)

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Sep 20, 2016

FadCast Ep. 107 | Kid Friendly Adult Humor Films ft. Stephen Kramer Glickman

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, we are joined by one of the stars of the upcoming film "Storks," Stephen Kramer Glickman! Stephen helps us to identify animated films that appeal to both children and adults in reference to his similarly humored film "Storks" which releases this Friday. We also partake in a reading from "The Lego Movie" as an example of a film that all ages seem to love. How did you like the show? Which is YOUR favorite episode to date? We want to know YOUR opinion, so tell us in the comment section below.

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 107

Ryan: With our special celebrity guest, voice actor for the upcoming “Storks,” Stephen Kramer Glickman

Pooya: Today we’ll get juvenile talking about a particular segment animated films

Ryan: as we discuss cinematic animation that appeals to both children and adults

Pooya: You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events -  'Max Rose' Review & Trailer for "Passengers" starring Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt (2min)

Script Read - "The Lego Movie" (7min).

Main Topic - Universally loved animated films and "Storks" (35min)

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Sep 14, 2016

FadCast Ep. 106 | What Ever Happened To The Summer Blockbuster?

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, we are joined by long time friend of the show and small time black market Italian deli meat peddler JD the Mime to talk Late Summer Blockbuster gold to garbage. We discuss the spinoff, sequel and reboot saturated summer film slate as we run through a chronology of the sunny season's TOP hits and misses. But first,  we do a cold script reading of select scenes from super villain-fueled hero flick, 'Suicide Squad.'

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 106

Ryan: With our special guest, A Regular Chatterbox, JD the Mime

Pooya: Today we’ll say sayonara to the sunshine of summer

Ryan: as we talk the end of summer blockbuster season

Pooya: Oh yeah now, You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events -  Wizard World Comic Con Richmond Recap & Bill Burr Brings Politically Incorrect Laughs To Richmond (2min)

Script Read - 'Suicide Squad' (5min).

Main Topic - Late Summer Blockbusters (25min)

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Sep 7, 2016

FadCast Ep. 105 | Date Movies & Technology ft. Gabriela Lopez

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, 'The 5th Wave’ and the upcoming ’Browsing Effect’ actress Gabriela Lopez joins us to discuss modern date movies and technology. We get in depth talking sex robots, the rise of matchmaking technology such as online dating sites and apps like tinder, and their overall impact on date movies. But before we go steady with our main topic, Gabriela joins us in a script reading from off-beat cellphone love story, 'Her.'

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 105

Ryan: With our special celebrity guest, 'The 5th Wave' & 'Browsing Effect' Actress, Gabriela Lopez

Pooya: Today we’ll swipe to the right talking offbeat movies about modern dating

Ryan: as we discuss online dating/technology and dating in film

Pooya: Indeed, You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - ‘Spider-Man Homecoming’ Set Photos Reveal Shocker And More & Angela Lansbury Rumored to Join HBO's hit 'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Cast (2min)

Script Read - 'Her' ft. Gabriela Lopez as Theodore, Ryan as Samantha and Pooya as Alien Child and Narrator (8min).

Main Topic - Date Movies & Technology (50min)

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Aug 30, 2016

FadCast Ep. 104 | Remembering Gene Wilder: ‘Willy Wonka’ to ‘Young Frankenstein’

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast we are joined by major Gene Wilder freak who doesn't speak, JD the Mime, to eulogize the successful and inspiring career of the recently passed comic genius. We discuss everything from Wilder's beginnings with Mel Brooks from 'The Producers' to 'Young Frankenstein,' his on-screen chemistry with funnyman Richard Pryor and his decision to leave Hollywood. We further salute the legendary kind-soul with a script read from Sidney Poitier's 1980's classic-hit, 'Stir Crazy.' 

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 104

Ryan: With our special guest, The quiet riot, JD the Mime

Pooya: Today we’ll celebrate the comedic genius of Hollywood Legend, Gene Wilder

Ryan: as we honor the memory of the late film icon by reminiscing over his equally iconic roles

Pooya: It’s true, You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - Did Ben Affleck Just Reveal Deathstroke As The Batman Movie Villain? and Remembering Comic Legend Gene Wilder. (~2min)

Script Read - 'Stir Crazy' ft. Pooya as Skip, Nancy and the Cab Driver and Ryan as Harry and the Passenger, with Narration also by Ryan. (~8min)

Main Topic - Remembering Gene Wilder (~31min)

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Aug 23, 2016

fadcast, 103, eric, indie, death, reservoir-dogs

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, FilmFad's own Staff Writer Eric stops by to talk about the State of Independent Films and their IMPENDING DOOM?! Things kick off as Eric shares his recent film making experiences, with a recap of his team's rise to the top-10 list of a local 48 Hour Film Festival. From there we try and define what it means to be an Indie film, discuss the rise of Corporate Cinema and talk the few beacons of hope looming in the horizon of indie filmmaking. Before that Ryan and Pooya recap ‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2’ Concept Art Reveals Alien Space Battle and Halle Berry Goes Hard In Soccer Mom Meets Taken ‘Kidnap’ Trailer for the SPEED ROUND and Eric joins us as we re-enact the famous "Tip Scene" from Quentin Tarantino's indie classic, 'Reservoir Dogs.'

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 103

Ryan: With our special guest, FilmFad staff writer, Eric

Pooya: Today we’ll talk about the state of Independent Films and their impending doom

Ryan: as we discuss the role of Indies within the growing conglomerate of corporate cinema

Pooya: Word Up, You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - ‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2’ Concept Art Reveals Alien Space Battle and Halle Berry Goes Hard In Soccer Mom Meets Taken ‘Kidnap’ Trailer (2min)

Script Read - 'Reservoir Dogs' ft. Eric as Joe & Mr. Blue, Pooya as Mr. White, Mr. Blonde, Mr. Brown and Nice Guy Eddie and Ryan as Mr. Pink and Mr. Orange w/ Narration also by Ryan. (5min)

Main Topic - The Death of the Independent Film?! (38min)

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Aug 16, 2016

fadcast 102 emily feminism versus sexism in film

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, Ryan's Life Boss and Expert on the female perspective, Emily, brings the controversy for a discussion pitting feminism versus sexism within the film medium. We explore audience perception of female characters in recent releases like 'Suicide Squad,' the upcoming 'Wonder Woman' and 'Ghostbusters' and then diving into the past for 'Thelma and Louise,' 'Star Wars' and 'Game of Thrones.' Before that we sprint through FilmFad.com's Exclusive: ‘Wolfcop’ Creator Lowell Dean Teases Sequel’s New Holiday Theme And Shares New Set Photos! and Cable Casting Rumors for 'Deadpool 2' for "the Speed Round!" But first, to kick off the episode, Emily joins Pooya and Ryan for a counter-perspective with a script read taken from AMC's 'Mad Men.' 

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 102

Ryan: With our special celebrity guest, my Life Boss, Emily

Pooya: Today we’ll get controversial pitting feminism against sexism in film

Ryan: As we discuss how the recent roles of leading ladies in Hollywood are being received by both audiences and critics

Pooya:  Yes ma'am! You’ll hear all that, and more, so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events -  Exclusive: ‘Wolfcop’ Creator Lowell Dean Teases Sequel’s New Holiday Theme And Shares New Set Photos! and Cable Casting Rumors for 'Deadpool 2' (2min)

Script Read - 'Mad Men’ Script Read ft. Emily as Peggy Olson, Pooya as Don Draper and Ryan as Pete. Narration also by Ryan. (3min)

Main Topic - Feminism Vs Sexism in Film (50min)

Episode Breakdown

00:00 - 01:08 | Intro

01:08 - 02:58 | Speed Round

02:59 - 05:49 | 'Mad Men’ Script Read

05:50 - 07:08 | Feminism Vs Sexism in Film - Main Topic Intro

07:10 - 22:56 | 'Suicide Squad' (Harley Quinn, Enchantress, Amanda Waller)

22:57 - 31:34 | 'Wonder Woman'

31:35 - 34:45 | 'Thelma and Louise'

34:46 - 38:58 | 'Ghostbusters'

39:00 - 48:19 | 'Star Wars'

48:20 - 56:45 | 'Game of Thrones'

56:46 - 58:21 | Feminism Vs Sexism in Film - Closing Remarks

58:22 - 59:18 | Outro

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Aug 9, 2016

fadcast 101 - lowell dean - wolfcop 2 - antihero

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast,writer and director of hairy cult-hit 'Wolfcop' and the upcoming 'Wolfcop 2,' Lowell Dean swings by to pit super heroes versus anti-heros. Together they plot a Venn Diagram of justice, starting with the recent R-rated blockbuster hit 'Deadpool,' moving to the evolution of  Wolverine on the big-screen and onto howling at the moon about the upcoming 'Wolfcop 2' and how Lou Garou could too be an Antihero! But first, we sprint through a trailer recap for the latest addition to the Netflix lineup talking Luke Cage and weigh anchor on the latest trailer for Christopher Nolan's 'Dunkirk.' We also get foul-mouthed for a script read of 'Deadpool' featuring Canada's own Lowell Dean as the mouthy-mercenary lead, Pooya as Colossus, Negasonic Teenage Warhead, Angel Dust, Francis and Bob and Narration by Ryan.

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 101

Ryan: With our special celebrity guest, writer/director of WolfCop and The Upcoming WolfCop 2, Lowell Dean

Pooya: Today we’ll talk about the Bad Boys who are Oh, So Good with cinematic Anti-Heros

Ryan: as we discuss the rising trend of superheroes with attitude that are busting the box-office

Pooya: oh yeah, You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - Sweet Christmas! New Netflix Trailer Hints ‘Luke Cage’ Origin  & Trailer For Christopher Nolan’s ‘Dunkirk’ Premieres (3min)

Script Read - 'Deadpool' featuring Canada's own Lowell Dean as the mouthy-mercenary lead, Pooya as Colossus, Negasonic Teenage Warhead, Angel Dust, Francis and Bob and Narration by Ryan (6min)

Main Topic - The Superhero Versus The Antihero (45min)

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Aug 2, 2016

fadcast 100 harry potter films the cursed child

Episode Summary:

This week on the FadCast, Birthday girl and Co-Owner of both Bella Books & Super Lamp Shades, Blair joins the special live 100th episode event at O'Connor Brewing Company to celebrate Harry Potter's birthday. From his inception in children's literature to his ascension to the big screen medium, we talk all the best and worst moments of the famed boy wizard and what his future may hold in store with 'The Cursed Child.' We also have a narration-rich script read from 'Harry Potter: Order of the Phoenix' ft. Blair, but things really get magical when we turn to the crowd to ask for their best 'Harry Potter' themed pick-up lines and sex-talk! Before that, Ryan speeds through his thoughts on the upcoming 'Bad Santa 2' as Pooya quickly teases Matt's review of the woman-on-Wallstreet film 'Equity.'

Episode Breakdown:

Pooya: You are listening to FilmFad.com’s FadCast Episode 100

Ryan: With our special guest, co-owner of Super Lamp Shades and Bella Books, Blair

Pooya: Today we’ll talk muggles and wand cast magic

Ryan: as we discuss the beloved boy wizard talking Harry Potter A-Z

Pooya:  oh yeah, You’ll hear all that and more so let’s get started!

(Intro Music break)

Current Events - ‘Bad Santa 2’ Images Reveal Details About Upcoming Sequel & Review: ‘Equity’ Holds Honesty and Realism (3min)

Script Read - 'Harry Potter: Order of the Phoenix' ft. Blair as Bellatrix, Ryan as Harry Potter and Pooya as Dumbledore and the Narrator. (6min)

Main Topic - 'Harry Potter' Films & The Cursed Child Influence  (33min)

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