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 15: The Matrix
November 10th, 2016
53 mins 59 secs
carrie-anne moss, don davis, gloria foster, hugo weaving, joe pantoliano, keanu reeves, laurence fishburne, the matrix, wachowskis
In Episode 15 of The Cinescope Podcast, TJ Draper returns to talk with Chad about his favorite movie, The Matrix!
Episode 14: The Muppets
November 3rd, 2016
1 hr 11 mins
adorkable rach, amy adams, aris archontis, bill barretta, bret mckenzie, chen neeman, chris cooper, christophe beck, dave goelz, david rudman, eric jacobson, fozzie, gonzo, jack black, james bobin, jason segel, jeannie lurie, kermit, matt vogel, mouse music, peter linz, piggy, rachel herrick, rashida jones, sideshow sound, steve whitmire, the muppets
In Episode 14 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Rachel Herrick talk about one of their favorite movies, The Muppets!
Episode 13: The Shining
October 27th, 2016
1 hr 3 mins
80s all over, Stanley Kubrick, barry nelson, danny lloyd, diane johnson, jack nicholson, joe turkel, philip stone, scatman crothers, scott weinberg, shelley duvall, stephen king, the shining, wendy carlos
In Episode 13 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and film critic Scott Weinberg talk about one of their favorite movies, The Shining!
Episode 12: The Strangers
October 20th, 2016
51 mins 44 secs
bryan bertino, gemma ward, kip weeks, laura margolis, liv tyler, scott speedman, the strangers
In Episode 12 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Blake Collier talk about one of our favorite movies, The Strangers!
Episode 11: The Way, Way Back
October 13th, 2016
42 mins 24 secs
allison janney, amanda peet, annasophia robb, jim rash, liam james, maya rudolph, nat faxon, rob corrdry, rob simonsen, sam rockwell, steve carell, the way way back, toni collette
In Episode 11 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Lauren talk about one of their favorite movies, The Way, Way Back!
Bonus Episode 2 - The CW's Frequency TV Premiere
October 10th, 2016
34 mins 7 secs
devin kelley, eric scull, frequency, mekhi phifer, mugglecast, peyton list, riley smith, the CW, toby emmerich
In the second bonus episode of The Cinescope Podcast, MuggleCast’s Eric Scull returns to talk about Frequency again, this time about The CW’s new TV adaptation of the 2000 film that we talked about in Episode 3!
Episode 10: Pinocchio
October 6th, 2016
1 hr 47 secs
aurelius battaglia, ben sharpsteen, bill roberts, charles judels, christian rub, cliff edwards, dickie jones, disney, erdman penner, evelyn venable, frankie darro, hamilton luske, jack kinney, joseph sabo, ned washington, norman ferguson, otto englander, paul j. smith, pinocchio, t. hee, ted sears, walter catlett, webb smith, wilfred jackson, william cottrell
In Episode 10 of The Cinescope Podcast, we talk about one of Chris Lyndon’s favorite movies, Pinocchio!
Bonus Episode 1 - The Magnificent Seven (2016) Spoiler-Free First Reaction
October 3rd, 2016
19 mins 23 secs
Denzel Washington, antoine fuqua, byung-hun lee, chris pratt, ethan hawke, haley bennett, james horner, magnificent 7, magnificent seven, manuel garcia-rulfo, martin sensmeier, peter sarsgaard, simon franglen, vincent d'onofrio
In this bonus episode of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad briefly reviews the 2016 remake of The Magnificent Seven before leaving the theater parking lot.
Episode 9: Inception
September 29th, 2016
1 hr 6 mins
Christopher Nolan, cillian murphy, dileep rao, ellen page, gosoundtracks, hans zimmer, inception, joseph gordon-levitt, ken watanabe, leonardo dicaprio, marion cotillard, michael caine, tom berenger, tom hardy
In Episode 9 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Benson talk about one of their favorite movies, Inception!
Episode 8: Robin Hood: Men in Tights
September 22nd, 2016
1 hr 6 mins
Dave Chappelle, amy yasbeck, cary elwes, eric allen kramer, evan chandler, hummie mann, j. david shapiro, mel brooks, men in tights, mikey fissel, patrick stewart, reel world theology, richard lewis, robin hood, roger rees
In Episode 8 of The Cinescope Podcast, we talk about one of Mikey’s favorite movies, Robin Hood: Men in Tights!
Episode 7: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
September 15th, 2016
52 mins 28 secs
alan rickman, christopher columbus, daniel radcliffe, emma watson, harry potter, jkr, john williams, maggie smith, philosopher's stone, richard harris, robbie coltrane, rowling, rupert grint, sorcerer's stone, steve kloves, tom felton
In Episode 7 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Melanie talk about one of our favorite movies, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone!
Episode 6: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
September 8th, 2016
41 mins 42 secs
Gene Wilder, anthony newley, david seltzer, denise nickerson, diana sowle, dodo denney, jack albertson, julie dawn cole, leonard stone, leslie bricusse, mel stuart, michael bollner, paris themmen, peter ostrum, roald dahl, roy kinnear, ursula reit, willy wonka, willy wonka and the chocolate factory
In Episode 6 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad talks with Ethan about one of his favorite movies, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory!
Episode 5: Lincoln
September 1st, 2016
1 hr 4 mins
abraham lincoln, daniel day-lewis, david strathairn, james spader, john williams, joseph gordon-levitt, lincoln, sally field, sideshow sound, steven spielberg, toby kushner, tommy lee jones
In Episode 5 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad talks with guests Will Dodson and Ian Crabb from Sideshow Sound Radio about one of their favorite movies, Lincoln!
Episode 4: Blade Runner
August 25th, 2016
50 mins 55 secs
Ridley Scott, blade runner, daryl hannah, david peoples, do androids dream of electric sheep, edward james olmos, feelin film, hampton fancher, harrison ford, rutger hauer, sean young, vangelis, william sanderson
In Episode 4 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Aaron White from Feelin' Film talk about one of Aaron's favorite movies, Blade Runner!
Episode 3: Frequency
August 18th, 2016
1 hr 11 mins
andre braugher, dennis quaid, elizabeth mitchell, eric scull, frequency, gregory hoblit, jim caviezel, michael kamen, mugglecast, noah emmerich, shawn doyle, toby emmerich
In Episode 3 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and special guest Eric Scull from Mugglecast talk about one of Eric's favorite movies, Frequency!