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Welcome to jr Movies, a podcast/blog where we, your hosts Jon & Rob (“jr”) talk about movies we remember from our junior years as kids and what we think about them today. Are they as good as we thought they were or haven’t they stood up to the test of time (well our life time at least)?

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Welcome to jr Movies, a podcast/blog where we, your hosts Jon & Rob (“jr”) talk about movies we remember from our junior years as kids and what we think about them today. Are they as good as we thought they were or haven’t they stood up to the test of time (well our life time at least)?

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Just writing this out of spite

By Fergrunner - Feb 03 2018
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F these guys. My time is valuable, I am worth something, and this took longer than 3 seconds. Almost dropped a star since Rob didn't sing any Aladdin songs. SBTB was my favorite episode of this podcast.

Great show!!!

By Ramo2653 - Apr 19 2016
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Great way to kill time at work or in the car.

iTunes Ratings

9 Ratings
Average Ratings
9
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0

Just writing this out of spite

By Fergrunner - Feb 03 2018
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F these guys. My time is valuable, I am worth something, and this took longer than 3 seconds. Almost dropped a star since Rob didn't sing any Aladdin songs. SBTB was my favorite episode of this podcast.

Great show!!!

By Ramo2653 - Apr 19 2016
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Great way to kill time at work or in the car.

Best weekly hand curated episodes for learning

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jr Movies

Latest release on May 16, 2020

Best weekly hand curated episodes for learning

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Episode 78: Mary Poppins

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On this episode we watch another classic Disney movie, Mary Poppins (1964). Our special guest Not so Silent Bob joins us again to help Rob sing every song from the movie.

Jan 29 2019

1hr 44mins

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Rank #2: Episode 85: The Lion King

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Episode 85: The Lion King by JR Movies

Jul 18 2019

1hr 22mins

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Rank #3: Episode 63: TGIF

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It's our first full episode of a new year and to kick it off, we watched the pilot episodes from some classic TGIF shows. Perfect Strangers, Full House, Step by Step, Dinosaurs, Home Improvement, Family Matters, and Boy Meets World.

Jan 19 2018

1hr 31mins

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Rank #4: Episode 82: Can't Hardly Wait

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On this episode we can't hardly wait... to tell you what we think of this movie. "Can't Hardly Wait" (1998). What's not to like about this movie, it has Jennifer Love Hewitt! Well, apparently there is a lot that we take issues with. Listen to find out what. Also... this may be our longest episode yet!

Apr 12 2019

2hr 8mins

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Rank #5: Episode 93: Joe Versus The Volcano

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Happy Hanks-Giving everyone! On our holiday special episode we watched the movie that first brought Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks together, Joe Versus The Volcano (1990).

Nov 28 2019

1hr 25mins

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Rank #6: Episode 64 - Aladdin

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Rob recently visited the wonderful world that is known as Disney, so we thought it fitting that we watch Aladdin (1992).

Feb 03 2018

1hr 44mins

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Rank #7: Episode 68: Now That's What I Call A Podcast

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We're brining you something new today. We started a new podcast! Episodes will be included here because this way we can force you to listen to it. On this podcast we watch an old music commercial and then decide would we buy it or not. Pretty straight forward.

Aug 17 2018

18mins

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Rank #8: Episode 73: The Rock

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On this episode we watch Nicolas Cage being very "Nicolas Cagey" in The Rock (1996). One of Michael Bay's better films before he became too obsessed with himself in our opinion, but boy that guy knows how to direct an action sequence.

Nov 09 2018

1hr 8mins

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Rank #9: Episode 91: The Craft

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Happy Halloween everyone! On this episode we watch a movie about witches, no we didn't watch Hocus Pocus again, or The Witches... we thought about it but then we both remembered it creeped the F out of us. So instead we went with a favorite of Rob's back in the day... The Craft (1996)

Oct 31 2019

1hr 10mins

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Rank #10: Episode 70: Time Life Presents A Podcast

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Today we talk about the Sounds of the 80's tv info commercial. Would we buy it? Find out.

Sep 02 2018

30mins

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Rank #11: Episode 75: Poplife

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Whoops, we had some technical difficulties in the studios. All good everything is fixed now. Enjoy our newest episode where we talk about the info-commercial Poplife.

Dec 08 2018

27mins

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Rank #12: Episode 86: Now That's What I Call Music Vol. 2

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Today we talk about the second installment of many in the NOW music franchise.

Aug 30 2019

35mins

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Rank #13: Episode 89: Necessary Roughness

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The NFL season has started so we watched a football movie, Necessary Roughness (1991). This movie is basically the grown up version of Little Giants, so what is there not to love?! It's got the guy from Quantum Leap, the guy from that show Sinbad, a young Jason Bateman... and of course Kathy Ireland.

Oct 22 2019

1hr 36mins

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Rank #14: Episode 74: You've Got Mail

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It's 'Hanks-giving' everyone! On this year's special episode we watched 'You've Got Mail' (1998). We've got a lot to say about this movie so grab yourself a turkey leg, and some other fixin's and settle in.

Nov 18 2018

1hr 52mins

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Rank #15: Episode 69: Now & Then

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We're back with a new episode! We originally tried to watch a bunch of other movies that were unavailable so we finally settled on this gem, Now & Then (1995). It's a story about 4 girls coming of age and eventually becoming the Golden Girls.

Aug 27 2018

1hr 40mins

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Rank #16: Episode 72: Not Sold In Stores

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This episode we review Monster Ballads thanks to a listener request. This is an album both Jon and Rob actually owned, so tune in and find out if they thought it was the COD.

Oct 30 2018

21mins

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Rank #17: Episode 80: Camp Cucamonga

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Alright campers, get ready for an exciting time on this episode! We watched a made for TV movie called "Camp Cucamonga" (1990) starring pretty much every young actor on TV at the time, including Jennifer Aniston. Which stars are in this movie...? Listen to find out.

Mar 24 2019

1hr 44mins

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Rank #18: Episode 92: Ultimate Love Songs

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We have a double disc feature for you on this episode, Time Life Music Presents: Ultimate Love Songs Collection. But wait... there's a twist!

Nov 15 2019

35mins

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Rank #19: Episode 84: Game of Thrones - After the Finale

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It is officially over and we are back to talk about our final thoughts after watching the series finale of Game of Thrones. Did the last episode redeem the season? What do we think about how they decided to end things? Also we talk about some other shows you should check out now that you have more time on your hands.

Jun 04 2019

57mins

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Rank #20: Episode 87: Disney Plus

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Today we talk about something a little different because we are so excited about this upcoming service. Disney + If you haven't heard of all the great things that will be on this new streaming service take a listen and find out.

Sep 06 2019

46mins

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