TV & Film
Episode 127 - The Shape of Water and the Missing Nick
This week on the show, you might notice a little something different... where's Nick?? Apparently, for the first time in 127 episodes of the show, my audacity decided it was going to up and quit a couple minutes into the first segment of the show, so you'll notice that I'm strangely missing from the conversation and from What're Ya Drinkin'? ... but not to worry, as Justin has some help in getting through to the end in the form of the god of podcasting himself, the Sauce of Loy, LoyChauth is in the house!
Once the audio issues are resolved, we dive into the main topic of the show this week, that being a full review of director Guillermo del Toro's The Shape of Water, a film that already topped Justin and LoySauce's best of the year lists for 2017... but Nick just got a chance to see it, so where would it have landed on his?
Also this week, Justin and the Sauce are dipping into a small segment of Epic Previews with a trailer review for the Summer of '84! All this, and it's time to get nuts once again as Justin has another digital code to give away on the show, this one for the smash horror hit from last year, Stephen King's IT. If you want to win, you've gotta join the Hobster's Dumpster! It's the only way to play! Thank you very much for listening! We'll see you at the movies!
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Meet the Epic Film Guys
Epic Film Guy Nick lives in upstate NY and graduated from Clarion University of PA in 2010 with a degree in English (writing). While in college he studied film as part of a film studies minor and made a couple short films. He handles the sound production and editing of the show as well as its release and manages the twitter account @EpicFilmGuys.
Epic Film Guy Justin lives in a suburb of Washington D.C. after moving from the Binghamton, NY area with his wife and daughter. He is our resident "encyclopedia of film" and chances are, if you've heard some film news, Justin already heard it before you. A massive fan of the 80s and horror flicks of all shapes and sizes! Catch him on Facebook or our Instagram account @EpicFilmGuys.
Learn the full history of the Epic Film Guys by visiting http://epicfilmguys.wordpress.com/about-us/.
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Friends of the Show
We'd like to give a huge shout-out for a lot of the shows we're proud to call friends, and that we're proud to call ourselves fans of. We especially have to thank our brothers in Perth, Paul & Wayne of The Countdown Movie & TV reviews, who have opened us up to a huge audience halfway across the world. Particular thanks to Paul who has been an amazing friend and has been infinitely helpful in terms of getting honest feedback on the evolution of the show. A huge thank you to Emily from The Story Behind podcast, whose support and friendship have kept this show alive through some of its darkest days. A huge thank you to some of our biggest podcasting friends, from Mr. X at the Angry Old Man, Shane from Now That I'm Older, David from The Unwritable Rant, Adam from Everyone Has a Podcast, Ro from the World of Ro, the entire crew at Afterburn 739, Mat at the One Word, Go! show, Justin from So I Married a Movie Geek, and Deana from the Twisted Philly podcast. We're probably forgetting someone, so thank you to ALL of you! We truly do love and appreciate your support.
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Recent Appearances & Crossovers
Justin and myself joined Justin Winters of So I Married a Movie Geek for the first-ever VERSUS Fantasy Movie Draft, where we squared off against our good friends at The Countdown Movie and TV Reviews. Check it out at http://soimarriedamoviegeek.podbean.com/e/episode-168-fantasy-movie-draft-sequels-since-2000/.
The cocks are back! I had the honor and the pleasure of sitting down with Adam from Everyone Has a Podcast and David from The Unwritable Rant to talk cooking in our second Three Cocks and a Pot Special! Listen at https://www.ehappodcast.com/poddy/3cp2!
You can hear a full-length bonus episode of the Epic Film Guys along with 46 other shows that contributed material to the Harvey Relief Podpack, organized by Houston native Justin Corbett from the Mindfudge Comedy Podcast. For a $10 donation, get this special episode and so, so much more while donating to those affected by the devastation from Hurricane Harvey. Find it at https://www.generosity.com/emergencies-fundraising/hurricane-harvey-victims-podcast-pack.
I visited JD & Brendan at the InSession Film Podcast to talk about Kingsman: The Golden Circle and to talk about our top three "stylish" film characters! Check it out at http://insessionfilm.com/movie-podcast-kingsman-the-golden-circle-tiff-240/!
Justin took a trip back to So I Married a Movie Geek to face off against Paul from The Countdown & Justin Winters for a 90 Movies Horror Draft! Don't miss this one! http://soimarriedamoviegeek.podbean.com/e/episode-180-fantasy-movie-draft-90s-horror/!
I returned to the Fantasy Movie Draft on So I Married a Movie Geek to face off against Shocktop, Dan of Netflix 'n Swill and Ashlee of Rabbit Ears, and let me tell you... this draft has a LOT of yelling and anger. This time, we drafted 1993 movies! Listen at http://soimarriedamoviegeek.podbean.com/e/episode-182-fantasy-movie-draft-1993-movies/!
The countdown to Justice League is on! Justin and I visited Jake & Tom Conquer the World a week ahead of release to talk about our hopes and expectations for the film... check it out at http://drunkendorkpodcast.libsyn.com/episode-73-the-epic-crossover-part-i!
Select tracks from The Shape of Water Soundtrack composed by Alexandre Desplat. All Rights reserved.
Epic Film Guys Intro written by Jordan Greene. Check him out on Instagram @jordangreenemusic and Facebook Jordan Greene Music, and look for Aviera coming soon!
"Black Hole" by Axhom. Find the entire royalty-free album on Youtube at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQSDFCuLwis.
Outro music "Redemption" by Mattia Cuppeli. Find this and subscribe to him on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OVBpKlBveiI.
Outro: "Far Beyond the Sun" by Yngwie Malmsteen. All Rights reserved.
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