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Movies Buffs exist in a culture all on their own, and that's why we've dedicated this part of Cinelinx entirely to them.  Here we'll be gathering unique and interesting stories dealing with movie buff culture direct to the people who care about it the most. 

The Casual Cinecast checks out Triple Frontier

This week was mostly about streaming here on the Casual Cinecast. We review the newest Netflix thriller, Triple Frontier, starring Ben Affleck, Oscar Issac, and Charlie Hunnam. The film is directed by J.C. Chandor. The hosts also briefly discuss everything else they've been watching this week before moving into the main review, which contains a spoiler free section before moving into a spoiler-filled conversation.

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The Influences Behind The Matrix

The Matrix is seen as a ground-breaking science fiction action film. But many of the film’s most interesting aspects were actually influenced by other, earlier works of fiction and philosophy.

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The Casual Cinecast takes a look back at A Most Violent Year, HBO's Leaving Neverland, Spielberg v Netflix, The Fall, & more!

 

This week the Casual Cinecast has put out a very large episode! Film citic Matt Ward joins the podcast for the first time, in a very special review of A Most Violent Year, the 2014 crime drama starring Oscar Issac and Jessica Chastain. Matt was the winner of the Oscar-Bet 2019 contest from the show this last week, and A Most Violent Year was the film he chose. We also review The Fall (2006), and discuss Leaving Neverland, Steven Spielberg's stance on Netflix movies being eligble for Oscars, and more!

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The Casual Cinecast reviews the Oscar nominated film Shoplifters; talks Alita: Battle Angel, Oscars changes & more!

At the last minute, the Casual Cinecast changed their main review from Alita: Battle Angel, to the Oscar nominated film Shoplifters. However, if you watched the wrong movie, don't worry! There is still a lengthy discussion on Alita: Battle Angel, and much more! There's also a follow-up conversation regarding the most recent changes to the Academy Awards broadcast for 2019 we discussed last week! 

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