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 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!
Episode 25: Raiders of the Lost Ark
January 20th, 2017
1 hr 12 mins
cinematic sound, denholm elliott, george lucas, harrison ford, john rhys-davies, john williams, karen allen, lawrence kasdan, paul freeman, ronald lacey, steven spielberg
In Episode 25 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Erik talk about one of their favorite movies, Raiders of the Lost Ark!
Episode 24: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
January 12th, 2017
1 hr 21 mins
andy serkis, billy boyd, cate blanchett, christopher lee, dominic monaghan, elijah wood, fran walsh, howard shore, hugo weaving, ian holm, ian mckellen, john rhys-davies, liv tyler, orlando bloom, peter jackson, philippa boyens, sean bean, the fellowship of the ring, the lord of the rings, tolkien, viggo mortensen
In Episode 24 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad, Gabriel, and James talk about one of their favorite movies, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring!
Episode 23: Vertigo
January 5th, 2017
1 hr 11 mins
alec coppel, alfred hitchcock, barbara bel geddes, bernard hermann, d'entre les morts, james stewart, jimmy stewart, kim novak, pierre boileau, samuel taylor, thomas narcejac, tom helmore, vertigo
In Episode 23 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Joe talk about one of Joe’s favorite movies, Vertigo!
Episode 22: Rocky
December 29th, 2016
1 hr 1 min
bill conti, burgess meredith, burt young, carl weathers, john g avildsen, rocky, sylvester stallone, talia shire, tony burton
In Episode 22 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Patrick talk about one of their favorite movies, Rocky!
Episode 21: The Polar Express (Commentary)
December 22nd, 2016
1 hr 35 mins
alan silvestri, chris van allsburg, daryl sabara, eddie deezen, glen ballard, jimmy bennett, michael jeter, nona gaye, polar express, robert zemeckis, tom hanks, william broyles jr
In Episode 21 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad recorded a commentary track for his favorite Christmas movie, The Polar Express!
Episode 20: White Christmas
December 15th, 2016
50 mins 40 secs
bing crosby, danny kaye, dean jagger, george chakiris, irving berlin, johnny grant, mary wikkes, michael curtiz, rosemary clooney, vera ellen, white christmas
In Episode 20 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Joshua talk about one of their favorite Christmas movies, White Christmas!
Bonus Episode 3 - Bungie's Destiny
December 12th, 2016
45 mins 30 secs
activision, bill nighy, bungie, c paul johnson, dee bradley baker, destiny, erick avari, fred tatasciore, gina torres, keith ferguson, kirsten potter, lance reddick, lauren cohan, lennie james, martin o'donnell, michael salvatori, morla gorrondona, nathan fillion, nolan north, skye lewin, stan lepard
In the third bonus episode of The Cinescope Podcast, Patrick Casey/Holtzmann returns to talk with Chad about their favorite video game, Destiny!
Episode 19: Dune
December 8th, 2016
42 mins 30 secs
brad dourif, brian eno, david lynch, dune, frank herbert, jack nance, kyle maclachlan, linda hunt, max von sydow, patrick stewart, sting, toto
In Episode 19 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Patrick Casey talk about one of Patrick’s favorite movies, Dune!
Episode 18: How to Train Your Dragon
December 1st, 2016
1 hr 2 mins
america ferrera, chris sanders, christopher mintz-plasse, craig ferguson, david tennant, dean deblois, gerard butler, how to train your dragon, jay baruchel, john powell, jonah hill, kristen wiig, tj miller
In Episode 18 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Andrew talk about one of their favorite movies, How to Train Your Dragon!
Episode 17: Crimson Tide
November 24th, 2016
1 hr 56 secs
crimson tide, denzel washington, francisco ruiz, gene hackman, george dzundza, hans zimmer, james gandolfini, matt craven, michael schiffler, quentin tarantino, retro rewind, tony scott, viggo mortensen
In Episode 17 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Francisco talk about one of Francisco’s favorite movies, Crimson Tide!
Episode 16: The Iron Giant
November 17th, 2016
53 mins 34 secs
blaine grimes, brad bird, christopher mcdonald, eli marienthal, harry connick jr, jennifer aniston, john mahoney, michael kamen, reel world rewind, reel world theology, the iron giant, tim mccanlies, vin diesel
In Episode 16 of The Cinescope Podcast, Chad and Blaine talk about one of their favorite movies, The Iron Giant!
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!