Talking Stars Podcast S01 E23: ‘Leonardo DiCaprio’

Leonardo DiCaprio is one of the most recognizable faces in film. In this episode, we cover a few of his films and have some discussion about his work. The panel of blog film critics is as follows: Audrey – 1001 Movies and Beyond Mike Sales – Midlands Movies Kira – Film and Television 101 Darren – … Continue reading “Talking Stars Podcast S01 E23: ‘Leonardo DiCaprio’”

leonardo-dicaprio-east-los-angeles-oscarLeonardo DiCaprio is one of the most recognizable faces in film. In this episode, we cover a few of his films and have some discussion about his work.


The panel of blog film critics is as follows:
Audrey – 1001 Movies and Beyond
Mike Sales – Midlands Movies
Kira – Film and Television 101
Darren – Movie Reviews 101
(Damien was away this episode)

FIlms discussed:
The Man in the Iron Mask
Catch Me If You Can
The Departed
Django Unchained

Also Some Tarantino

If you have something you’d like to add about Leo DiCaprio, or if you’d like to be a guest on our show, please contact us by email or leave us a comment!

Talking Stars Podcast S01 E22: ‘Matthew McConaughey’

In this episode we talk about the films of a famous actor whose career spans from courtroom epics like A Time to Kill to sci-fi blockbusters like Contact as well as epic historical dramas like Amistad. That’s only naming 3. Yes, Matthew McConaughey is just that versatile. We discuss these and more of his films in this … Continue reading “Talking Stars Podcast S01 E22: ‘Matthew McConaughey’”

matthew_mcconaughey_governors_awardsIn this episode we talk about the films of a famous actor whose career spans from courtroom epics like A Time to Kill to sci-fi blockbusters like Contact as well as epic historical dramas like Amistad. That’s only naming 3. Yes, Matthew McConaughey is just that versatile. We discuss these and more of his films in this episode.

Our blog film critics for this panel are:

Damien – Riley on Film
Darren – Movie Reviews 101
Kira – Film and Television 101

Talking Stars Podcast: ‘Horror Remakes’

This is from my podcast, Talking Stars. I recorded with my blog film critic friends this morning. It’s a horror theme for the month. You can listen to the episode in the player below, just scroll down.
halloween2007Today we discussed “Horror Remakes.”

We are:

If you enjoy this episode, let us know. If you’d like to be a guest on the podcast, let us know that as well. We are actively seeking blog film critics, actors, directors and movie cast members to appear on the show.

Please enjoy our spooky Halloween music intro to the episode >:-)

Posted first at Talking Stars

Talking Stars Podcast: ‘Guess Who – Character Edition’

This podcast appeared first on Talking Stars where I am a co-host.

guesswhoPodcast Show Notes:
Darren leads us in a trivia game about characters and actors in movies. This was our first try at this. It went very well and we think we can do it better next time where some of the questions possibly could be answerable by Damien ;) At the end we all share a film we’ve seen recently (no spoilers).
Members of the panel are:

Round 1
Michael Keaton, Bradley Cooper, Jack Black, Tom Hiddleston, Robin Williams

Round 2
Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, Harrison Ford, Oscar Isaacs, Clive Owen

Care to be a guest on Talking Stars? Leave us a comment or another form of contact and we will get back to you. Contact Damien at rileycentral@gmail.com or anyone else on the cast.

Podcast ‘Talking Stars Episode Two – 1980s Steven Spielberg’ I am co-Host

Show description by Darren Lucas of Movie Reviews 101: “Talking Stars is a new show Damien Riley and Myself are working on, this is the second episode where we talk about the films of Steven Spielberg from the 1980s.” We hope you like it!

indysnakeI have enjoyed recording the first few episodes of ‘Talking Stars’ with Darren Lucas. Every time we record one, I get a college education on what works and what I can do better in podcasting. I hope you enjoy our 2nd podcast in this season (S01 E02) where Darren and I discuss Spielberg Movies of the 1980s.

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