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Wrong Reel

Wrong Reel is a podcast for hardcore cinephiles where we tackle everything from Jean-Luc Godard to Jean-Luc Picard. Hosted by James Hancock.

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WR484 - Edie Sedgwick and Her 15 Minutes

Erik Bartlam returns to discuss the tragically short life of actress and model Edie Sedgwick and the underground films she created with Andy Warhol. Follow Erik Bartlam on Twitter: https://twitter.com/e_f_bartlam Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax Wrong Reel Merchandise: https://teespring.com/stores/wrong-reel

1hr 29mins

9 Nov 2019

Rank #1

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WR491 - Naughty Nineties Nostalgia - Part I

Filmmaker Bill Scurry (co-host of the ‘I Don’t Get It‘ podcast) returns from across the Atlantic for the first in what will hopefully be a series of podcasts looking back at the films that defined the Nineties. Follow Bill Scurry on Twitter: https://twitter.com/WilliamScurry Subscribe to Bill Scurry’s YouTube Channel: https://bit.ly/2NKPwF6 Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax Wrong Reel Merchandise: https://teespring.com/stores/wrong-reel

2hr 37mins

8 Jan 2020

Rank #2

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WR341 - 1971 - The Best Year in the History of Movies

We welcome back Chico Leo (The Scream Squad) and Jeremy Workman (documentary filmmaker & Creative Director at Wheelhouse Creative) to discuss what James Hancock believes to be the greatest year in the history of movies.  Follow Chico Leo on Twitter: https://twitter.com/thechicoleo Follow Jeremy Workman on Twitter: https://twitter.com/jeremyworkman Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax Quick Survey to Help Us Find Potential Advertisers & Sponsors: https://survey.libsyn.com/WRONGREEL

2hr 54mins

26 Nov 2017

Rank #3

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WR479 - The 57th NYFF and Martin Scorsese's 'The Irishman'

Producer Robert Cotto and Marcus Pinn (Creator of Pinnland Empire and co-host of Zebras in America) return to discuss the 57th New York Film Festival and the premiere of Martin Scorsese's 'The Irishman' (no spoilers for 1 hour and 21 minutes).  Follow Robert Cotto on Twitter: https://twitter.com/robcotto Follow Marcus Pinn on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PINNLAND_EMPIRE Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax Wrong Reel Merchandise: https://teespring.com/stores/wrong-reel

2hr 17mins

2 Oct 2019

Rank #4

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WR438 - Sergio Leone's 'Once Upon a Time in America'

Rob Cotto returns to discuss the troubled production history of what would become one of the ambitious, operatic films ever made, Sergio Leone's 'Once Upon a Time in America' (1984). Follow Rob Cotto on Twitter: https://twitter.com/robcotto Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

1hr 37mins

10 Dec 2018

Rank #5

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WR488 - Last Stands of Western Icons

Artist David Lambert returns to discuss the final westerns starring several icons of the western genre: Randolph Scott, John Wayne & Clint Eastwood. Follow David Lambert on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/davidlambertart/ Follow David Lambert on Twitter: https://twitter.com/DavidLambertArt David Lambert Art Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/davidlambertart/ Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax Wrong Reel Merchandise: https://teespring.com/stores/wrong-reel

2hr 26mins

6 Dec 2019

Rank #6

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WR395 - Michael Curtiz and the Zenith of Hollywood's Golden Age

We welcome back Charlie Craven (100 Years of Cinema) to celebrate one of the chief architects of the Golden Age of Hollywood, Michael Curtiz. Subscribe to 100 Years of Cinema on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbM9iT_PqBCUOQdaREDAP3g Follow 100 Years of Cinema on Twitter: https://twitter.com/100yearscinema Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

2hr 55mins

16 Jun 2018

Rank #7

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WR352 - 'Phantom Thread' and the Films of Paul Thomas Anderson

Mikhail Karadimov welcomes Carlo Pangalangan Labrador (host of Woman on the Screen) to discuss 'Phantom Thread' and the films of Paul Thomas Anderson. Follow Carlo Pangalangan Labrador on Twitter Follow Mikhail Karadimov on Twitter Follow James Hancock on Twitter

2hr 11mins

13 Jan 2018

Rank #8

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WR401 - Bram Stoker's 'Dracula' - 1897 vs 1992

We welcome back John Arminio from Comix Connection to discuss Francis Ford Coppola's 1992 adaptation of Bram Stoker's 'Dracula' (1897). Follow John Arminio on Twitter: https://twitter.com/QuasarSniffer Comix Connection Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/comix.connection/ Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

1hr 22mins

11 Jul 2018

Rank #9

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WR411 - 'BlacKkKlansman' and the Cinema of Spike Lee

We welcome Adam Howard (associate producer at 'Full Frontal with Samantha Bee') to review 'BlacKkKlansman' and to discuss the career of filmmaker Spike Lee. Follow Adam Howard on Twitter: https://twitter.com/at_howard Adam Howard on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/adamthowardart/ 'Blackkklansman' Review for Playboy: https://www.playboy.com/read/spike-lee-blackkklansman Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

1hr 46mins

17 Aug 2018

Rank #10

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WR364 - Woody Part II

For our second episode about the films of Woody Allen, Becky D'Anna, Jacob Rivera and Rob Cotto join us for a discussion of the various controversies in Woody Allen's personal life while also shining a light on some of our personal favorites of his work. WR205 - Woody: https://wrongreel.com/podcast/wr205-woody/ Follow Rob Cotto on Twitter: https://twitter.com/robcotto Follow Jacob Rivera on Twitter: https://twitter.com/jratm23 Follow Becky D’Anna on Twitter: https://twitter.com/hwoodminotaur Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

2hr 15mins

24 Feb 2018

Rank #11

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WR451 - Talking Carl Theodor Dreyer with Dave Eves

Dave Eves returns to the show to shine a light on some of the best early films by the great Carl Theodor Dreyer. Follow Dave Eves on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CinemaVsDave Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

1hr 29mins

17 Mar 2019

Rank #12

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WR351 - Hey Everybody, We're All Gonna Get Laid!

For our deep dive into the comedy classic 'Caddyshack' (1980), we welcome filmmaker Bill Scurry (co-host of the ‘I Don’t Get It‘ podcast), Kevin Maher (host of Kevin Geeks Out) and filmmaker Bill Teck (One Day Since Yesterday). Follow Bill Scurry on Twitter Follow Kevin Maher on Twitter Follow Bill Teck on Twitter Follow James Hancock on Twitter

1hr 30mins

10 Jan 2018

Rank #13

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WR410 - The Three Dragons

Illustrator Tony Stella returns to discuss Hong Kong's Golden Age of Action Cinema, an era where the Three Dragons (Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung & Yuen Biao) became international superstars. Follow Tony Stella on Twitter: https://twitter.com/studiotstella Official Site for Alphaville Design: https://www.alpha-ville-design.com/ Tony Stella on Tumblr: http://antoniostella.tumblr.com Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

2hr 8mins

15 Aug 2018

Rank #14

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WR397 - "Indy, Why Does the Floor Move?"

After far too long an absence, we welcome back Skye Wingfield to discuss what makes Indiana Jones one of the most enduring pop culture icons of the 20th century. Subscribe to the Film '89 Podcast: https://www.film89.co.uk/category/film-89-podcast/ Follow Skye Wingfield on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SkyeMovies Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

2hr 1min

26 Jun 2018

Rank #15

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WR340 - 'Justice League' Review and the Future of the DCEU

DC superfan Chuck R Mystery returns to review 'Justice League' and to discuss the future of the DCEU. Follow Chuck R Mystery on Twitter: https://twitter.com/MysteryChuck1 Krypton Fan Podcast: http://kryptonfanpodcasts.com  Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax Quick Survey to Help Us Find Potential Advertisers & Sponsors: https://survey.libsyn.com/WRONGREEL

1hr 44mins

19 Nov 2017

Rank #16

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WR386 - 50 Years of '2001: A Space Odyssey' & 'Filmworker'

Producer Adam Rackoff returns to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick's '2001: A Space Odyssey' and the release of the fantastic documentary 'Filmworker' which focuses on Kubrick's right-hand man, the great Leon Vitali. Follow Adam Rackoff on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AdamRackoff Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

2hr 10mins

12 May 2018

Rank #17

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WR430 - Tsui Hark and the Golden Age of Hong Kong Cinema

Filmmaker Josh Bogatin (one of the programmers at the Spectacle Theater in Brooklyn) joins us to discuss the career of the one of the true icons from Hong Kong's Golden Age, the great Tsui Hark. Follow Spectacle Theater on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SpectacleNYC Follow Josh Bogatin on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/josh.bog.31 Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

1hr 58mins

4 Nov 2018

Rank #18

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WR434 - The Films of Michael Haneke . . . Brace Yourself

Leanne Kubicz and Marcus Pinn (Creator of Pinnland Empire and co-host of Zebras in America) return to discuss the career of one of the best filmmakers working today, Michael Haneke. Follow Leanne Kubicz on Twitter: https://twitter.com/lianemarieK Official Site for 1898-House: http://www.1898-house.com/ Follow Marcus Pinn on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PINNLAND_EMPIRE Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

2hr 25mins

24 Nov 2018

Rank #19

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WR417 - Bill Teck's Action Hall of Fame

Filmmaker Bill Teck (One Day Since Yesterday) returns for a deep dive into the careers of his top 10 favorite action stars. Follow Bill Teck on Twitter: https://twitter.com/billteck Watch ‘One Day Since Yesterday’: http://onedaysinceyesterday.com/ Follow James Hancock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/colebrax

2hr 31mins

6 Sep 2018

Rank #20