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Cinema Royale

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The official podcast of BFCA and WAFCA film critic, Travis Hopson!

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"Dread it! Run from it! Destiny still arrives!" It's Avengers Day!!! Later tonight millions will be flocking into theaters for the long-awaited AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR! I've seen it, and so have my guests Jeffrey Lyles of Lyles' Movie Files... more

On this week's Cinema Royale, I'm joined by Hannah Buchdahl, one half of the Cinema Clash podcast right here on Critical: The Movie Critics Network. We'll take a look at Amy Schumer's new comedy I FEEL PRETTY and if it's deserving... more

On a special episode, Cinema Royale talks with Jason Liles, stunt performer and motion capture actor on his role as George the gorilla in RAMPAGE, the new action film starring Dwayne Johnson. Liles talks about his career, the extensive... more

On this week's Cinema Royale we'll take a look at two big films that already have people buzzing. First up is John Krasinski's A QUIET PLACE, a horror that has everybody too spooked to say a word. Plus, the teen sex comedy BLOCKERS... more

On this week's show, me and Matt Razak of Flixist.com will dive into the Oasis and review Steven Spielberg's READY PLAYER ONE! Is too much turning back the clock a bad thing? Can Spielberg capture the magic of Ernest Cline's... more

On this week's show I'll be joined by my northern buddy Chris Bumbray of Joblo.clom and The Beard and the Bald podcast to review PACIFIC RIM UPRISING! Does the these giant robots need retooling without Guillermo Del... more

There's so much going on this episode I don't know if I can fit it all in! I'll be joined fellow PDCer Roxana Hadadi to talk A WRINLKE IN TIME, Ava DuVernay's anticipated adaptation of the classic children's book. Does it live up to the hype?... more

It's the time of year when everybody you know is asking you, "So who is going to win Best Picture"? I'm as sick of it as you are, but it all ends this weekend with the 10hr+ Academy Awards. And before that happens I might as well answer the... more

I've just returned from my second trip to Wakanda, and now I think it's a good time to talk BLACK PANTHER! I'll be joined by my buddy, fellow WAFCA and BFCA member, and president of the Black Reel Awards, Tim Gordon, to talk... more