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150: Celebrating 100 Years of Disney

May 12, 2023

John and Max celebrate episode 150 by talking about Disney and their 100th anniversary.  Website:   Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us on iTunes! We are also available on Stitcher. Opening: “The Fire” by Dan_Mantau (c) 2022 – Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0) […]


149: Summer Movie Game 2023

April 20, 2023

John and Max are bringing back an old feature called the Summer Movie Game. John and Max take turns selecting movies and at the end of the summer they’ll see which set of five has the highest domestic box office for the summer. Before all that they talk about the Cannes Film Festival and the […]


148: The Movies of Alfonso Cuaron

April 2, 2023

John and Max are going through the filmography of Alfonso Cuaron this week. First, they talk about the Blank Check March Madness bracket, and the release date of Killers of the Flower Moon. Then, they discuss the movies by Alfonso Cuaron including Gravity, Children of Men, and Roma. They finish by discussing John Wick 4 […]


147: Michelle Yeoh Kicks A** with Mitchell Beaupre

March 15, 2023

John and Max are joined by senior editor and podcast host at Letterboxd, Mitchell Beaupre (@itismitchell), to talk about the early career of Academy Award-winner Michelle Yeoh. First, they spend the intro recapping the 95th Academy Awards, before going into Yeoh’s historic career, which then saw her win for Everything Everywhere All At Once. Then, […]


146: But Have You Read the Book? with Kristen Lopez

March 2, 2023

Max is joined by returning guest Kristen Lopez (@journeys_film) to talk about her new novel, But Have You Read the Book? The novel goes through 52 movies and the novels they were based on. Before that Max and Kristen talk about the Oscars crisis team and more Lord of the Rings is coming.    Website: […]


145: Our Favorite Movies of ’22 with Brian Skutle

February 9, 2023

John and Max are joined by guest Brian Skutle (@skutlelemur) to discuss some of their favorite movies of ’22. Before that, they discuss the AMC Sightline program, Super Bowl Trailers, and Viola Davis EGOT.    Website:   Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us […]


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