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On a special Cinema Royale, Think Like a Man Too stars Michael Ealy and Meagan Good drop by to talk about the comedy sequel which takes the laughs and relationship headaches to Las Vegas! Christopher Bumbray of more

BFCA and WAFCA film critic Travis Hopson reviews Rage, the new film starring Nicolas Cage as an ex-mobster turned businessman who resorts to violence after his daughter is kidnapped and murdered by old enemies. Rachel Nichols,... more

On this week's Cinema Royale, director Dean DeBlois stops by to talk about his soaring new sequel, How to Train Your Dragon 2! We'll take a look at the thrilling new chapter in Hiccup and Toothless' journey! Plus, Channing Tatum... more

On a special episode, award-winner Djimon Hounsou stops by to talk about this weekend's high-flying sequel, How to Train Your Dragon 2! Plus he'll discuss his upcoming role as Korvath in Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, reflect on his... more

Jenny Slate and writer/director GIllian Robespierre join Cinema Royale to discuss their controversial hit comedy, Obvious Child. Slate brings her raw brand of stand-up comedy to the film about an upstart comedian who loses her boyfriend,... more

Cinema Royale's Travis Hopson reviews Trust Me, written, directed, and starring Clark Gregg of Marvel's Agents of SHIELD and The Avengers. The film also stars Saxon Sharbino, Amanda Peet, Sam Rockwell, Felicity Huffman, Allison... more

Get ready for a show of extremes as Cinema Royale is joined by Christopher Bumbray of to talk Tom Cruise's action-packed Edge of Tomorrow! Then get the Kleenex ready and prepare to wallow in some tears for Shailene... more

On this week's Cinema Royale, Angelina Jolie shows her villainous side in Disney's Maleficent! Leslie "The Cinema Siren" Combemale will join us to talk about Jolie's performance as the infamous Disney villain. Also, we'll take a... more

Cinema Royale's loyal listeners know host Travis Hopson as the ultimate X-men fanatic, so you know this episode will be ENTIRELY DEVOTED TO X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST! Okay, not entirely, but you get the picture. We'll also... more

Cinema Royale's Travis Hopson reviews The Angriest Man in Brooklyn starring Robin Williams, Mila Kunis, and Melissa Leo. PLOT: A curmudgeonly man is mistakenly told that he has 90 minutes to live by his doctor and promptly sets... more