Cinephile Reborn #4 – Magnolia Revisited

Fred returns to “Magnolia” and reconsiders his profane, two-word review

Fred didn’t like “Magnolia.” In fact, he hated it. This made Tyler crazy. How could this MASTERPIECE not be appreciated by the typically level-headed Mr. McNeill? Now, 15 years after its release, Fred and Tyler reexamine Paul Thomas Anderson’s sprawling drama.

Magnolia poster

Cinephile Reborn #3 – Remembering Robin Williams

Fred and Tyler grew up on the movies of Robin Williams. “Aladdin” and “Mrs. Doubtfire” came at the perfect time for two young, impressionable cinephiles. Now they discuss the late actor’s best and most memorable work, as well as some of the lesser known but great performances. No, we’re not talking about “RV.”

Robin Williams as Mork

Cinephile Reborn #2 – Fred hunts the ‘Wolf of Wall Street’

Cinephile Reborn #2 – Fred hunts the ‘Wolf of Wall Street’

Fred doesn’t see many movies these days, something that will change thanks to the Cinephile Reborn podcast and the insistence of his good pal Tyler. Luckily, Fred caught up with Tyler’s favorite movie of 2013, Martin Scorsese’s “The Wolf of Wall Street.” Fred and Tyler discuss the film and where it falls in Scorsese’s filmography.

 

Cinephile Reborn Episode #1 – Fred’s Movie Origin Story

Cinephile Reborn Episode #1 – Fred’s Movie Origin Story

Cinephile Reborn – Re-Igniting the passion for movies

Fred McNeill loves movies. Just maybe not as much as he once did. As he got older, life got in the way. Time for watching movies was limited, and Fred missed out on some of the decade’s most fascinating cinema.

Now Fred is back in the zone, with the help of his childhood friend and Northwest Podcast’s movie maniac Tyler Wilson. In this inaugural episode, Fred and Tyler discuss the origins of Fred’s love of cinema and how he approaches watching movies.