Watch Closely

Watch Closely

hosted by Jason & Ernie

Watch Closely is a relentlessly fun dive into the world of movies, television, and what's streaming! Join hosts Jason and the ‘Great and Talented’ Ernie through the far-reaching galaxy of entertainment. Geek out and discuss the latest news, if you should see it or skip it, and expand your horizons through new recommendations. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/watchclosely/support

September 22, 2021x
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01:05:40120.9 MB

#26 Matrix 4 reactions | Haunted Mansion reboot | Squid Game & Don't Look Up on Netflix

This week Disney reveals their cast for the new Haunted Mansion reboot starring Rosario Dawson, Tiffany Haddish, LaKeith Stanfield, and Owen Wilson. Patty Jenkins is frustrated about the streaming boom is she justified? We break down her comments. For See it or Skip it, Amazon's The Wheel of Time series gets a first trailer with R...

September 15, 2021x
25
01:17:39142.96 MB

#25 Cartoon Steve Urkel | Venom PG13 | Billie Eilish happy? | Resident Evil, My Son reactions

In the news the Federal Trade Commission is trying to block the Amazon-MGM purchase. HBO Max is starting an ACME nights family programming on sunday nights which will feature animated holiday shorts of Looney Tunes, Shazam, young Batman and an animated Steve Urkel! In other news, the live action Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon C...

September 08, 2021x
24
01:22:57152.73 MB

#24 Cinemacon reveals | Spiderman No Way Home, Matrix 4, Spencer reactions

The future of theatrical releases is bright at Cinema Con 2021.  Day 1, Sony Pictures released the Spiderman: No Way Home trailer and screened Ghostbusters: Afterlife. Day 2, MGM hyped us up with an extended look for No Time To Die (as if we could get hyped any more). Warner Bros brought a Matrix: Resurrections title and trai...

September 01, 2021x
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00:47:4187.79 MB

#23 Reminiscence spoiler review

[Spoilers Warning] Review of Lisa Joy's Reminiscence featuring Hugh Jackman, Rebecca Ferguson, Thandiwe Newton, Cliff Curtis, Angela Sarafyan, Daniel Wu, Brett Cullen. For those of you playing along at home, its one drink for every time Ernie can slip the word 'Reminiscence' into the conversation. Enjoy! --- Support this podcast: ...

August 30, 2021x
22
00:55:31102.22 MB

#22 Peacockin! Eternals reactions | Star Wars Visions | House of Gucci & more

The streaming age is here! Grandma has traded in her cable box for Peacock! AMC wants to crush Jason's soul further by increasing prices and showing fewer movies. Disney Plus reaches 116 million subscribers in a year! The "final" trailer for Marvel's Eternals, will it sway Ernie? Plus will Star Wars Visions be an instant classic o...

August 20, 2021x
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00:52:2596.51 MB

#21 LOTR series first look | Gunn vs Scorsese | Venom 2 & Y The Last Man reactions

The Lord of The Rings series first look shows us a world before the ring. Jungle Cruise hasn't made its money back, but will there be a sequel? YouTube revenue expected to surpass Netflix by next year. James Gunn is "gunning" for Martin Scorsese in the ongoing debate over super hero movies. Plus we discuss the latest Venom 2: Let ...