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Apr 2019 22

Western Author Wes Rand talks to host & Corporate Comedian Steve Mazan about the classic Gary Cooper/Howard Zinneman film “High Noon”…a film that would win Cooper an Oscar and possibly send the screenwriter to Europe.

Was this whole story an allegory for the Red Scare?

Did John Wayne wanna be in this movie or not?

What does this film have to do with the Wilhelm Scream and a Flying Purple People Eater?

Is there anything dirtier than a Quaker who turns?

How influential is this movie…even today?

All these questions and more get answered on this week’s Mazan Movie Club podcast.

“High Noon” on IMDb

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Apr 2019 16

Host Steve Mazan is joined by fellow comedian Aaron Yankosky to discuss one of his favorites ┬áthe genre-bending “JAWS” from 1975.

Is this a Horror film? Drama? Action?

Who had the bigger jumpstart Spielberg or John Williams?

Is a New York City Cop always better than an expert?

What’s up with the shooting stars?

Did Pippin the Dog become an appetizer?

How did Robert Shaw no get nominated?

All these questions and more get answered on this week’s Mazan Movie Club!

“JAWS” on IMDB

Aaron Yankosky on Facebook

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Corporate Comedian Steve Mazan on Facebook

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Apr 2019 09

The Marx Brothers make their first appearance on the podcast with their most complete film “A Night at the Opera” from 1935. Radio DeeJay Gerrie Burke joins us to discuss this favorite of his. The Irish Critic gives us a review of the Brothers themselves.

Is this Chico’s shining moment?

Where is Zeppo?

Do kids know any of these guys?

Is Groucho a misogynist?

Is Margaret Dumont the greatest straightman of all-time?

All these questions and a lot more get answered on this week’s podcast.

“A Night at the Opera” in IMDb

Gerrie Burke on Facebook

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Corporate Comedian Steve Mazan

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Apr 2019 02

What a fun revisiting of Mike Nichols second film “The Graduate”…thought of as a youth classic is it even better as it (and you) get older? Comedian Paul Morrissey joins us to discuss it as well as an extended visit with the Irish Critic.

Do we have a movie without the soundtrack?

Is Mrs. Robinson really that bad?

Did Norman Fell get typecast from this?

Is this movie and Mike Nichols career underrated?

Was Benjamin a virgin?

Is the ending a Shymalan-worthy twist?

All these questions and more get answered on this week’s Mazan Movie Club podcast.

“The Graduate” on IMDb

Comic Paul Morrissey on the internet

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Mar 2019 26

Host Steve Mazan is joined by comedian Paul Morrissey to discuss 1967’s Norman Jewison racially-charged Best Picture winner “In the Heat of the Night”

Is this even the best film of 1967 let alone #75 ever?

Did Poitier nail the “Mr Tibbs” line?

Is the real racial injustice Steiger winning Best Actor?

Did Quincy Jones metaphorically slap Sam the Sham in the face?

What was worse the police corruption or the police incompetence?

All these questions and more get answered on this week’s Mazan Movie Club podcast.

“In the Heat of the Night” on IMDb

Paul Morrissey online

Steve Mazan on Facebook

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