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Join film critic Betty Jo Tucker, a confirmed movie addict, as she rants and raves about all things cinematic with co-host Jazz Shaw, producer Nikki Starr and noted movie critics – plus lots of fascinating film folks.

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Bippity, Boppity, Boo! Noted film critics Mack Bates, A.J. Hakari and Nell Minow have been invited to participate in this special CINDERELLATHON event. Their mission? To join producer Nikki Starr and host Betty Jo Tucker for a discussion of Cinderella films as well as other movies with a Cinderella theme. Topics to be covered in this fun episode include the following: Why the Cinderella fairy tale has been made into so many movies (40 or more!). Favorite Cinderella movies. Best/worst Cinderella performances. Favorite Cinderella-themed films (such as Pretty Woman, Gigi, My Fair Lady, Now Voyager, Stroke of Midnight, Maid to Order, etc.) Worst Cinderella films and Cinderella-themed movies. Behind-the-scenes information about Cinderella films. Bates has written freelance articles for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and serves as a staff blogger for Milwaukee Magazine's official film blog. He also received an Emmy for his work on the The Robert and Rosie Show. Nell, the famous Movie Mom, writes commentary for Beliefnet.com and is the author of many film-related books. She's been featured in such publications as USA Today and The New York Times. A.J., the Mad Movie Man, contributes film reviews to sites like Classic Movie Guide, Review Express, Terror Tube, ReelTalk Movie Reviews and his own popular blog CineSlice.
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Which film creatures are the most entertaining – monsters or aliens? Piggybacking on the recent box office success of "Monsters Vs. Aliens," this earthshaking question will be debated by Mad Movie Man A.J. Hakari and Movie Mom Nell... more

Bette Davis, Jean Harlow, Marlene Dietrich, Ingrid Bergman, Marilyn Monroe and Rita Hayworth will be showcased during the first episode of our “Legends of the Silver Screen” series. Film historian James Colt Harrison and Diana Saenger,... more

ShoWest is honoring Michael Caine with its 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award on April 2, so this BTR Tribute to one of our all-time favorite actors is quite timely. Special guests include award-winning blogger Fausta Wertz, an avid Michael... more

Mad Movie Man A.J. Hakari returns to share his picks for the best DVD releases of March, 2009, including a stunning Swedish vampire movie called “Let the Right One In.” Will “Twilight” also make it to his list? Maybe not, but it will definitely be... more

What are your favorite movies about Ireland and the Irish? Noted film critic John P. McCarthy drops by for this special St. Patrick’s Day show focusing on such wonderful films as: “Dancing at Lughnasa," directed by Pat O'Connor and... more

Dr. Howard Gluss, psychologist and co-author of "Reel People: Finding Ourselves in the Movies," drops by to discuss his insights about film and psychology. Because of Dr. Gluss’ background in both the arts and psychology, he has been... more

Actor Michael Emerson’s previous interview about his work as the deceitful leader of “The Others” on TV’s "Lost" as well as other aspects of his impressive acting career will be replayed with a New Live Chat plus an additional segment... more

Fred Willard, considered by Jay Leno as ?the funniest man in the world,? drops by to talk about his upcoming stint as co-host of the Robert Osborne Classic Film Festival plus his extensive acting experience in such movies as "Best in Show,"... more

Hugh Jackman, who’s been chosen to host the upcoming Oscar® ceremony, deserves a tribute of his own. That’s why movie buff and award-winning blogger Fausta Wertz has agreed to join Betty Jo, Jazz and Nikki for a discussion of... more

What are the greatest love stories on film? In honor of Valentine’s Day, Kimberly Potts and Diana Saenger drop by to share their picks with Betty Jo, Jazz and Nikki. Kimberly is the author of "Everything I Need To Know I Learned from a... more

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