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13th Warrior

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-ed3hc-109e29d

Iambic Poetry Podcast present Reel Poetry. Reel poet review the 1999 film, 13th Warrior. The movie starred Antonio Banderas, Omar Sharif, Vladmir Kulich, and Tony Curran.  We discuss Michael Crichton involvement with the movie.  The use of a lead actor with Spanish decent pretending to be a middle eastern character, when there was enough Middle eastern actors that would have work. The reveal of Disney involvement. And finally, the budget and box office of the film.

 

Snap Judgment  

3 out of 9 Snaps

 

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Marvin – Starvinmarvin09

Auntie Vice – Auntie Vice

CharRon – Iambiczine

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The grinch and The grinch that stole Christmas

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Reel Poetry is given the Audience, a two movies review: 2018s The Grinch and How the Grinch stole Christmas (2000).  The Grinch cast is Benedict Cumberbatch, Rashida Jones, Pharrell Williams verses 2000 cast: Jim Carrey, Anthony Hopkins, Christine Baranski, and Molly Shannon.

 

Snap Judgement

The Grinch – 5.5 out of 9 snaps

How the grinch stole Christmas – 2.25 out of 9 snaps

 

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Marvin – Starvingmarvin09

Auntie Vice – Auntie Vice

CharRon – Iambiczine

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Cat in The Hat

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-v7vkc-1078abc

Welcome to the Dr. Seuss Episodes

Reel Poetry will do a four-episodes review on Dr. Seuss.  Reel Poets reviews the 2003 live action interpolation: The Cat In The Hat.  This film Starred Mike Myers, Dakota Fannings, Sean Hayes, Alex Baldwin, and Kelly Preston.

 

Snap Judgment 

2 out of 9 Snaps

 

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Marvin – Starvinmarvin09

Auntie Vice – AuntieVice

CharRon – Iambiczine

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10 things I hate about you Ft. Danielle Metzinger

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Reel Poets and returning guest Danielle reviews the 1999 film: 10 things I hate about you. A Shakespeare adaptation of the famous comedy play, The Taming Of The Shrew.  The film starred Julia Stiles, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Larry Miller, and Heath Ledger in his first movie role.  This movie was an extreme joy to the reviewers.  oh, Nostalgia. 

 

Snap Judgement

 10.5 out of 12 Snaps

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Marvin – Starvinmarvin09

Auntie Vice – AuntieVice

Danielle – Divametz

CharRon – Iambiczine

 

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So I married an Axe Murderer Ft. Danielle Metzinger

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-cigqu-105c26d

Reel Poetry does a guest submission. We reviewed the 1993 film, So I married an Axe Murderer, Starring Mike Myers, Nancy Travis, Anthony LaPaglia, and Amanda Plummer.  Oh, the 90’s! We were concern with the beat poet persona that Mike Myers portrayed.  Plus, Mike playing two character was a big deal at the time.

 

Snap Judgement

6.5 out of 12 Snaps

 

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Auntie Vice – Auntie Vice

Danielle – Divametz

CharRon – Iambiczine 

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Romeo + Juliet Ft. AndYes

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Modern Shakespeare movie Month

Reel Poets with our returning guest AndYes review the 1996 Shakespeare adaptation of Romeo and Juliet starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Claire Danes, Harold Perrineau and John Leguizamo.  This movie definitely is a head-turner. 

 

Snap Judgement 

9 out of 12 Snaps (not bad)

 

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Marvin – Starvinmarvin09

Auntie Vice – AuntieVice

AndYes – OperationFreesoul

CharRon – Iambiczine

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Hamlet 2000 Feat. Izzy Lala

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Reel Poetry reviews the 2000 Miramax film Hamlet (2000).  We brought returning podcast guest Izzy Lala to help us review this movie that features Ethan Hawk, Bill Murray, and Julia Stiles.  We respected the overall play action but it was a rough adaptation.

 

Snap Judgement

 5.75 out of 12 Snaps

 

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Auntie Vice – AuntieVice

Izzy Lala – Izzylala

CharRon – Iambiczine

 

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Bashar Abou Hawili: Words might mean something to someone someday

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CharRon chat with an upcoming published poet with a debut book.  Wirter/ Novelist/Poet Bashar Abou Hawili debuts his first Poetry book: Word Might Mean Something to Someone Someday. It will premiere on May 20, 2020.  We talk about moving to Houston from Beirut during the Pandemic; His mentor, Ian Thomas, and his influence;  Being an industrial engineer but an undercover writer, and what readers should expect from his book. 

Debut Book: Word Might Mean Something to Someone Someday on May 20, 2020

Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Words-Might-Something-Someone-Someday-ebook/dp/B094DT6FHD

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Bashar – basharabouhawili

CharRon – Iambiczine