The Punch Drunk Podcast

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The Punch Drunk Critics, your Washington DC area film buffs, take a casual approach to talk about what's going on in the movie world while never forgetting to have fun!

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On this week's show we'll take a look at the biggest comic book movie of the summer, Thor! How does this godly epic compare to the rest of Marvel's big superhero slate? Plus, does The Beaver mark Mel Gibson's big comeback? Or... more

Even with only one film at the starting line this week, we can't stop to slow down even for an instant. Especially with the adrenaline fueled return of Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, and The Rock(!!!) in Fast Five! And what better time is there than now... more

What's your favorite scary movie? While Travis is away in Hawaii reenacting his favorite Blue Crush scenes, John and guest host Josh Hylton answer that question while avoiding the dreaded Ghostface in their review of Wes Craven's... more

On this week's show we'll be joined by Josh Hylton of the Kevin and Josh Movie Show to get his take on Hanna, starring Saoirse Ronan as a dangerous child assassin! Then we venture to the medieval times to get lifted with Danny... more

On this week's show we'll be joined by our good friend,'s Rebecca Cusey to get her opinion on Source Code, the second intense sci-fi thriller from Duncan Jones! We'll probably get a little animated in our review of Hop, featuring... more

We've been talking about it since last year's Comic-Con. We've covered every drop of news, every whisper of gossip,we've sold the merchandise. We're completely in the tank. And now our most anticipated movie of 2011 is here.... more

There are so many movies to review this week we had to call in a little back-up. We'll be joined by FilmThreat's Elias Savada to talk about Simon Pegg and Nick Frost's sci-fi road trip comedy, Paul! Plus, a pair of mostly shirtless hunks take... more

On this week's episode we strap on our boots and prepare for alien warfare as we review the big budget invasion flick, Battle: Los Angeles! We'll also spend a few minutes talking to one of the film's fresh faces, rising star Cory Hardrict! Plus,... more

Excuse us while John and I mousse up our big hair, throw on our shades and duck away to the men's room to snort cocaine. The 80s are back in full force, and we had a chance to talk to the guy who helped make it cool again:... more

Hey, between now and this Sunday we're gonna mess you up! We're so excited about this week's show that we've started channeling Amber Heard from Drive Angry! Why are we so hyped? We'll be talking to her Drive Angry castmate,... more