The Cinescope Podcast
About the Show
Cinescope is a weekly podcast free of criticism or ratings, where every Thursday host Chad Hopkins and guests celebrate their favorite movies, exploring story, characters, music, and relevance to the world around us. The goal is positivity - you know that every film featured on the show comes with our highest recommendation!
Episode 38: Monty Python and the Holy Grail
April 21st, 2017
1 hr 2 mins
carol cleveland, connie booth, eric idle, graham chapman, holy grail, john cleese, king arthur, michael palin, monty python, neil innes, sideshow sound, sideshow sound theatre, terry gilliam, terry jones
In Episode 38 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Wendell talk about one of Wendell’s favorite movies, Monty Python and the Holy Grail!
Episode 37: Grosse Pointe Blank
April 13th, 2017
46 mins 52 secs
alan arkin, cinescope, d. v. devincentis, dan aykroyd, george armitage, grosse pointe blank, hank azaria, jeremy piven, joan cusack, john cusack, minnie driver, oh the horror, podcast, reel world theology, rwt, steven pink, tom jankiewicz, vampire nomad, vampirenomad
In Episode 37 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Blake Collier talk about Blake’s all-time favorite movie, Grosse Pointe Blank!
Episode 36: Finding Nemo
April 7th, 2017
43 mins 58 secs
albert brooks, alexander gould, allison janney, andrew stanton, austin pendleton, barry humphries, bob peterson, brad garrett, bruce spence, david reynolds, disney, dory, ellen degeneres, eric bana, finding nemo, geoffrey rush, joe ranft, john ratzenberger, marlin, stephen root, thomas newman, vicki lewis, willem dafoe
In Episode 36 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Melanie talk about one of their favorite movies, Finding Nemo!
Episode 35: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
March 30th, 2017
1 hr 29 mins
andy serkis, bernard hill, billy boyd, cate blanchett, christopher lee, david wenham, dominic monaghan, elijah wood, fran walsh, howard shore, hugo weaving, ian mckellen, john noble, john rhys-davies, jrr tolkien, karl urban, liv tyler, lord of the rings, lotr, mirando otto, orlando bloom, peter jackson, philippa boyens, return of the king, rotk, sean astin, the lord of the rings, tolkien, viggo mortensen
In Episode 35 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad, Gabriel, and James conclude their discussion over Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings trilogy with The Return of the King!
Episode 34: The Hunchback of Notre Dame
March 23rd, 2017
54 mins 53 secs
alan menken, andrew samonsky, bob tzudiker, charles kimbrough, ciara renee, cinescope, david ogden stiers, demi moore, disney, erik liberman, gary trousdale, irene mecchi, jason alexander, jesi nelson, jonathan roberts, kevin kline, kirk wise, mary wickes, michael arden, noni white, original cast recording, patrick page, paul kandel, podcast, sideshow sound, sideshow sound theatre, stephen schwartz, tab murphy, the hunchback of notre dame, tom hulce, tony jay, victor hugo
In Episode 34 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Jesi Nelson talk about one of their favorite movies, The Hunchback of Notre Dame!
Bonus Episode 5 - Beauty and the Beast (2017)
March 20th, 2017
48 mins 17 secs
alan menken, audra mcdonald, beauty and the beast, bill condon, cinescope, dan stevens, disney, emma thompson, emma watson, evan spiliotopoulos, ewan mcgregor, gugu mbatha-raw, howard ashman, ian mckellen, jesi nelson, josh gad, kevin kline, luke evans, sideshow sound, stanley tucci, stephen chbosky, tim rice
In the fifth bonus episode of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Jesi Nelson talk about Disney’s new live-action Beauty and the Beast!
Episode 33: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
March 16th, 2017
55 mins 37 secs
bo goldman, brad dourif, christopher lloyd, cinescope, danny devito, feelin film, jack nicholson, jack nitzsche, ken kesey, laurence hauben, louise fletcher, milos forman, one flew over the cuckoo's nest, podcast, scatman crothers, sydney lassick, will sampson, william redfield
In Episode 33 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Aaron talk about one of their favorite movies, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest!
Episode 32: Get Smart
March 9th, 2017
46 mins 14 secs
Dwayne Johnson, alan arkin, anchor, anchor.fm, anne hathaway, bill murray, buck henry, cinescope, dalip singh, david koechner, dwayne the rock johnson, get smart, james cana, ken davitian, masi oka, matt ember, mel brooks, nate torrence, nightowl, patrick warburton, peter segal, retake, roger ebert, stephen dunham, steve carell, terence stamp, terry crews, the rock, tom j. astle, trevor rabin
In Episode 32 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and TJ Draper talk about one of their favorite movies, Get Smart!
Episode 31: Muppet Treasure Island
March 3rd, 2017
46 mins 21 secs
Cynthia weil, Jim Henson, barry mann, bill barretta, billy connolly, brian henson, dave goelz, don austen, fozzie bear, frank oz, gonzo, hans zimmer, james v. hart, jerry jul, jerry nelson, john henson, kermit the frog, kevin bishop, kevin clash, kirk r. thatcher, louise gold, miss piggy, muppet treasure island, muppets, rizzo, robert louis stevenson, steve whitmire, tim curry, treasure island
In Episode 31 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Andrew talk about one of their favorite movies, Muppet Treasure Island!
Episode 30: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
February 23rd, 2017
1 hr 23 mins
andy serkis, bernard hill, billy boyd, brad dourif, cate blanchett, christopher lee, david wenham, dominic monaghan, elijah wood, fran walsh, howard shore, hugo weaving, ian mckellen, john rhys-davies, karl urban, liv tyler, lord of the rings, lotr, miranda otto, orlando bloom, peter jackson, philippa boyens, sean astin, stephen sinclair, the two towers, tolkien, underrated, viggo mortensen
In Episode 30 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad, Gabriel, and James talk about one of their favorite movies, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers!
Episode 29: Serendipity
February 16th, 2017
57 mins 16 secs
alan silvestri, alohomora, bridget moynahan, eric scull, eugene levy, jeremy piven, john corbett, john cusack, kate beckinsale, marc klein, molly shannon, mugglecast, mugglenet, peter chelsom, serendipity
In Episode 29 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Eric Scull of MuggleCast talk about one of Eric’s favorite movies, Serendipity!
Bonus Episode 4 - The LEGO Batman Movie
February 9th, 2017
43 mins 22 secs
Siri, channing tatum, chris mckay, chris mckenna, cinematic sound radio, collider, dave trombore, drclawmd, erik sommers, jared stern, jenny slate, john whittington, jonah hill, lorne balfe, michael cera, nerdist, ralph fiennes, rosario dawson, seth grahams-smith, susan bennett, the lego batman movie, the lego movie, will arnett, zach galifianakis
In the fourth bonus episode of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Dave Trumbore of Collider talk about one of their favorite movies, The LEGO Batman Movie!
Episode 28: The LEGO Movie
February 8th, 2017
51 mins 13 secs
allison brie, channing tatum, charlie day, chris pratt, christopher miller, cobie smulders, collider, dave trombore, drclawmd, elizabeth banks, jonah hill, liam neeson, mark mothersbaugh, morgan freeman, nick offerman, phil lord, the lego movie, will arnett, will ferrell
In Episode 28 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Dave Trumbore of Collider talk about one of their favorite movies, The LEGO Movie!
Episode 27: So I Married an Axe Murderer
February 2nd, 2017
1 hr 29 secs
2 middle aged dudes and a microphone, alan arkin, amanda plummer, anthony lapaglia, brenda fricker, bruce broughton, charles grodin, demi mazar, matt Doherty, michael richards, mikey myers, nancy travis, neil mullarkey, phil hartman, so i married an axe murderer, steven wright, thomas schlamme
In Episode 27 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad talks with the hosts of the Two Middle-Aged Dudes and a Microphone Podcast, Aaron and Craig, about one of their favorite movies, So I Married an Axe Murderer!
Episode 26: Toy Story 3
January 26th, 2017
57 mins 58 secs
blake clark, buzz lightyear, disney, don rickles, emily hahn, estelle harris, joan cusack, jodi benson, john lasseter, john morris, john ratzenberger, lee unkrich, michael arndt, michael keaton, ned beatty, pixar, randy newman, reel world theology, tim allen, tom hanks, toy story, toy story 3, wallace shawn, woody, you've got a friend in me
In Episode 26 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Gene talk about one of their favorite movies, Toy Story 3!