BBB SNL SEASON 43 PREMIERE, CUPHEAD (Game Review), BIGGIE: THE LIFE OF THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G, AMERICAN MADE, GREEN DAYS BY THE RIVER

In today’s episode of Beers, Beats & Bailey, Ricardo Medina and I pay respect to the late Hugh Hefner, in addition to discussing the Season 43 premiere of “Saturday Night Live” (guest-starring Ryan Gosling and Jay-Z), the run-and-gun action video game “Cuphead”, the A&E documentary “Biggie: The Life of the Notorious B.I.G.”, the Doug Liman/Tom Cruise cinematic collaboration “American Made” and the film adaptation of Michael Anthony’s beloved novel “Green Days by the River”.

– Matthew

BBB NEO YOKIO, MOKO JUMBIE, LIPSTICK UNDER MY BURKHA, IT COMES AT NIGHT, KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE

As the 2017 Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival draws to a close, Ricardo Medina and I review the Trinbagonian feature film “Moko Jumbie” and the Indian comedy-drama “Lipstick under my Burkha”, in addition to discussing the first two episodes of “Star Trek Discovery”, the latest episodes of “The Orville”, the six-episode season of Netflix’s anime series “Neo Yokio”, the divisive psychological thriller “It Comes At Night” and the newest chapter in the “Kingsman” saga: “The Golden Circle”.

– Matthew

BBB NEW TV (Mid-September 2017), XXXTENTACION MUSIC VIDEO CONTROVERSY, INSECURE (Season 2), BOJACK HORSEMAN (Season 4), IT

*APOLOGIES FIRST AND FOREMOST FOR THE “DIRTY” QUALITY OF MY VOCALS IN THIS PODCAST. SHOULD’VE CHECKED MY AUDIO LEVELS BEFORE RECORDING. WILL KEEP IN MIND NEXT TIME*

In today’s episode of Beers, Beats & Bailey, Ricardo Medina and I discuss the season premieres of “The Orville” and “South Park” (Season 21), praise the audacious “Rick and Morty” episode “The Ricklantis Mixup”, ponder on the controversy behind rapper XXXTentacion’s music video “Look At Me!”, and review the TV shows “Insecure” (Season 2), “Bojack Horseman” (Season 4) and the second feature-length film adaptation of Stephen King’s “It”.

– Matthew

BBB THE GLASS CASTLE, WHAT HAPPENED TO MONDAY?, DAVID LYNCH: THE ART LIFE, TWIN PEAKS (Season 3)

In today’s episode of Beers, Beats & Bailey, Ricardo Medina and I discuss the biographical drama “The Glass Castle”, the Netflix sci-fi action flick “What Happened to Monday?”, the Criterion Collection documentary “David Lynch: The Art Life”, the long and weird filmography of David Lynch himself, and the third season of one of the most iconic TV shows ever made – “Twin Peaks”.

– Matthew

BBB R.I.P. EMER PREVOST, NOCTURAMA, ARMED RESPONSE, THE DARK TOWER, ANNABELLE CREATION, THE DEFENDERS (Season 1)

In today’s episode of Beers, Beats & Bailey, Ricardo reviews “Nocturama” and”The Dark Tower”, I review “Armed Response” and “Annabelle: Creation” while paying tribute to the recently-deceased YouTuber – and one of my film critiquing inspirations – Emer Prevost (Hellsing920), and we both review Season 1 of the long-awaited Marvel/Netflix mini-series “The Defenders”.

– Matthew

BBB S03E25 – THE CUTLASS, WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER: 10 Years Later, THE INCREDIBLE JESSICA JAMES, GIRLS TRIP

In today’s episode of Beers, Beats & Bailey, we touch on the recently-started seasons of “Rick and Morty” and “Insecure”, in addition to reviewing the award-winning Trinbagonian feature film “The Cutlass”, Netflix’s “sequel” season to the cult comedy film “Wet Hot American Summer” (“10 Years Later”), the delightful comedy-drama “The Incredible Jessica James” and the outrageously raunchy female-led comedy “Girls Trip”.

– Matthew

BBB S03E24 – SAN DIEGO COMIC CON ’17 TRAILERS, R.I.P. CHESTER BENNINGTON, SLEIGHT, DUNKIRK

After our 2 week hiatus, Ricardo and I return to Beers, Beats & Bailey to discuss (FINALLY) the major movie & TV trailers launched during the 2017 San Diego Comic Con, the unfortunate passing of Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington, the WWE Studios-helmed sci-fi drama “Sleight” and what may very well be another masterpiece in Christopher Nolan’s oeuvre, the war film “Dunkirk”.

–  Matthew

 

 

BBB S03E23 – D23 EXPO HIGHLIGHTS, 2017 EMMY NOMINATIONS, THE DEFIANT ONES, RAW, WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES

Whilst acknowledging the untimely passings of Devon Matthews, George A. Romero and Martin Landau (R.I.P.s), Ricardo and I talk about the recent D23 Expo, the 2017 Emmy nominees, HBO’s 4-part mini-series “The Defiant Ones” and the bizarrely provocative French-Belgian “horror” film “Raw”, in addition to recapping the films which led to arguably one of the best movies of the year – “War for the Planet of the Apes”.

–  Matthew

 

BBB S03E22 – THE RISE AND FALL OF D.O.D.O (Book Review), AMERICAN GODS (Season 1), CASTLEVANIA (Season 1), SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING

In today’s episode, Ricardo reviews the sci-fi fantasy novel from Neal Stephenson and Nicole Galland entitled “The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O”, followed by our reviews of the Starz dark fantasy series based on the Neil Gaiman novel of the same name “American Gods”, the short but very promising first season of Netflix’s animated video game adaptation “Castlevania” and Spider-Man’s first movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe “Spider-Man: Homecoming”. In addition, we pay tribute to Joan Lee and Nelsan Ellis (R.I.P.).

–  Matthew

BBB S03E21 – 2nd YEAR ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL

In this special episode of Beers, Beats & Bailey, we celebrate the SECOND ANNIVERSARY of this series, as well as discuss the newest trailers for “Rick and Morty” (Season 3), “Death Note”, “Inhumans” and”Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”, the music video for Kendrick Lamar’s “ELEMENT.”, a track-by-track review of Jay-Z’s latest Tidal release “4.44”, Netflix’s “Okja” and “GLOW ” (Season 1) and Edgar Wright’s action-packed, music-based crime film “Baby Driver”.

– Matthew