Tag Archives: Movie Geeks United

Best of BTR: The Insanely Entertaining NHL Playoffs | 05.28.13

STanley cup playoffs: icy hot entertainment

by Fan Vs. Fan Radio Network in SPORTS

In case you didn’t know, the Stanley Cup Playoffs are far more entertaining than the NBA! On the Ice covers the latest NHL action, plus AHL, CHL, college hockey, fantasy hockey and more.


Legendary ‘French Connection’ director william friedkin

by MOVIE GEEKS UNITED in MOVIES

Director William Friedkin (The Exorcist, The French Connection) discusses his terrific new memoir, The Friedkin Connection. Plus, hear reviews of Iron Man 3, Star Trek: Into Darkness, Manhunt and more. 


NAvy Seal secrets to setting goals

by Navy SEAL Training in MOTIVATION

Learn to set goals from Navy SEAL David Rutherford, who ignites audiences with his high-energy, no-nonsense approach to motivating people to succeed in any environment imaginable.


what iconic SINGER STEPHANIE MILLs says about today’s music

by LOTLRADIO THE QUIET STORM in MUSIC

Beginning in the ’70s, singer Stephanie Mills established herself as a versatile powerhouse. Her live shows still draw captive audiences. She talks about her career and the state of the industry today.


pet power: joyful paws founder on how our pets heal us

by Best People We Know in PETS

Joyful Paws Founder Barbara Techel learned valuable lessons from her wheelchair-bound dachshund, Frankie, and believes animals help us heal by teaching us to enjoy life’s simple pleasures.


You’re Invited to Jason Collins’ Coming Out Party | 04.30.13

NBA’s jason Collins: ‘I’m Black. And I’m gay.’

by Hampton Blu Radio in BASKETBALL

“I’m a 34-year-old NBA center. I’m black. And I’m gay.” Sharing those words during a Sports Illustrated interview, the Washington Wizards’ Jason Collins became the first openly gay male in a U.S. major sport. And at noon today (Tuesday), join Nicholas Snow for more on Collins’ courage, and call in with your comments!


pIERCE BROSNAN talks catharsis & his new leading lady

by Movie Geeks United in MOVIES

Pierce Brosnan (Bond in Tomorrow Never Dies) stars in Love Is All You Need, opening this week in NY and LA. Plus, a chat with directors of films loaded with Oscar-winners: Dante Ariola (Arthur Newman) and Justin Zackham (writer-director of The Big Wedding). Brosnan interview starts 21 minutes in.


Survivor stories: Special on genocide

by Making Sense with Steve Leser in POLITICS

A sobering chat with survivors and descendants of survivors of the Armenian, Cambodian, Rwandan Genocides and the Holocaust, plus strategies for improving the odds to make “Never Again” a reality.


Summerstage Concert series preview: Hip-Hop

by The NY Hip-Hop Report in HIP-HOP MUSIC

NYC’s SummerStage Concert Series will represent hip hop’s 40th anniversary in a major way, with Rakim, Big Daddy Kane and more. Get a preview of all the events!


Crowdfunding tips for your creative projects

by CandiXRandy in TECHNOLOGY

Got a creative project you’d love to pursue, but don’t have the funds? Hear how Emmy-winning writer Leslie Nipkow and Broadway veteran T. Oliver Reid used Kickstarter to fund their creative projects.


Remembering Roger Ebert: Movie Geeks Pay Tribute | 04.05.13

A Thumbs-Up Tribute to Roger EberT (1942-2013)

by Movie Geeks United in MOVIES

The Movie Geeks observed the passing of legendary film critic Roger Ebert with a special discussion of his most memorable reviews, his blog and his collaboration with Gene Siskel.


Father, son and the 4 Agreements: don miguel ruiz Sr. and Jr.

by Best Ever You in SELF-HELP

don Miguel Ruiz, M.D., celebrated author of The Four Agreements, one of the bestselling books of the ’90s, calls in with his son, author don Miguel Ruiz Jr., a Toltec Master of Transformation, to discuss how we all can enjoy a life of of truth and personal freedom.


England’s real Game of ThroneS

by Silvio Canto Jr. in HISTORY

Military history expert Barry Jacobsen compares HBO’s Game of Thrones with its inspiration, England’s War of the Roses, between the Houses of York and Lancaster.


WRestlemania schedule + Headbanger thrasher

by Pro Wrestling Powerhouse Radio in SPORTS

Host Seth Guttenplan breaks down each scheduled match for WrestleMania 29, and former WWE superstar Glen “Headbanger Thrasher” Ruth joins in the discussion!


AN adult convo on gay marriage, power ranger included

by UnCensored Radio in CURRENT EVENTS

The original blue Mighty Morphin Power Ranger, David Yost, joins in a lively discussion of the ongoing debate on gay marriage and equality.


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BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

Russell Fischer of Jersey BoysThe Halli Casser-Jayne Show is off to Broadway. Meeting us there is Russell Fischer star of Jersey Boys, Oscar Hammerstein II’s grandson, author and painter, Oscar Andrew Hammerstein, President & Executive Director of Rodgers & Hammerstein, Ted Chapin and more. Tune in here.

The Big Bang Theory showDavid Goetsch and Maria Ferarri, writers on the show The Big Bang Theory, will be chatting with the geeks at Geekerati about the show and about their own geeky interests. Tune in here.

Interview with Presentation Designer for Madden NFL Video GameThe Broad Street Line welcomes Patrick Bellanca, Lead Presentation Designer for Madden NFL 13. The Madden series is the top-selling video game franchise of all time.  Last year’s edition sold more than 4.6 million copies. Tune in here.

Movie Geeks United revisits some of their best interviews past in their special series titled: Best of MGU.  Past guests highlighted in the series include David Cronenburg, Robert Duvall, Jennifer Lawrence, Ellen Burstyn and more!   Tune in here.

Iconic filmmaker Spike Lee will be joins PDC Live to discuss his latest film Red Hook Summer, a venture back to the universe he created originally in Do The Right Thing. Tune in here.

Actor, Billy Bob ThorntonBuffalo welcomes Oscar winning actor, director, writer and musician Billy Bob Thornton to discuss movies, music an life. We also welcome members of the band Royal Southern Brotherhood. Tune in here.

Singer, Angie StoneHost Joy Keys welcomes singer, Angie Stone to talk her new album Rich Girl. Rich Girl is a triumphant return to what Stone does best, writing deeply soulful and intimate songs, then delivering them with a voice so powerful and pure. Tune in here.

Sharon Harris, the owner of Napa Valley's Rarecat WinesSmart Companies Radio interviews Sharon Harris, the owner of Napa Valley’s Rarecat Wines.  Sharon turned her life’s passion into a thriving business, and she’s committed to helping other women entrepreneurs be successful.  She formed a group called Wine Entre Femmes comprised of some of the most remarkable women in wine. Tune in here.

Tips on Back to SchoolHost Monica will discuss the stresses for both parent and student, Nursery School thru College, when beginning the school year again. Listen in for Monica’s helpful hints on how to deal. Tune in here.

 

Denise Richards and John Ratzenberger Interviewed on Blog Talk Radio Oct. 28, 2010

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Charlie Sheen’s ex-wife, Denise Richards, chats about her role on the Spike TV sitcom Blue Mountain State. But Denise also opens up to Milling About host Robin Milling about Charlie’s coke-fueled meltdown in the Big Apple earlier this week, saying she has no choice but to move forward.

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John Ratzenberger, beloved by millions as Cliff Clavin from Cheers and Hamm from the Toy Story series chats with Enlisted Spouse Radio host Beth Wilson about his new flick, What if…, co-starring Kevin Sorbo and Debby Ryan—in which he plays an angel.
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The Rent Is Too Damn High Party founder, Jimmy McMillan, who’s a candidate in New York’s gubernatorial race, fills us in on his strategies for getting voters out on Nov. 4. Jimmy will also chat with Nightly Candy Chat host Nana-Adwoa Ofori about his post-election plans— and remaining in the public eye.

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Learn makeup tips and tricks to make you feel more beautiful, and put your best face forward any day of the year. Paula Begoun and her Cosmetics Cop Team share everything you wanted to know about applying eye shadow, lipstick, foundation, blush, concealer, highlighters and more.

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Jim Rash, The Community cast member, who plays Dean Pelton opposite Alison Brie on the NBC sitcom, drops in on Buzzworthy Radio’s NaVell Lee to chat about his latest creative endeavor: screenwriter. His first script is being directed by Alexander Payne, with George Clooney in the lead.

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The Saw creators, James Wan and Leigh Whanell, drop in on hosts Jamey DuVall and Jerry Dennis to pay homage to horror during Movie Geeks United’s weeklong celebration of the genre. James and Leigh also discuss the enduring appeal of the Saw series—and its new 3D installment, opening Friday.
Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

Weekly Best: October 11, 2010

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Movie Geeks United’s Jamey DuVall and Jerry Dennis join, ah, Forces to welcome Peter Mayhew, who played Harrison Ford’s hairy sidekick Chewbacca in Star Wars. The 7-foot-3 thespian will help our hosts celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back.
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Punch Drunk Critics host John Nolan chats with Edward Norton about his starring role opposite Bobby De Niro and Milla Jojovich in John Curran’s Stone, which tells the story of a convicted arsonist planning to secure his parole using his beautiful wife as bait.
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BlogTalkRadio rolls into Vegas for live coverage of BlogWorld & New Media Expo 2010. Beginning today at 10:30am PT, we’re interviewing a host of thought leaders, including The Hotline’s Reid Wilson, GeekBeat.TV’s Cali Lewis and Ford Motor Company’s Scott Monty.

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Buzzworthy Radio’s NaVell Lee hangs with Tiffany Thornton, who plays Tawni Hart on the hit Disney Channel series Sonny with a Chance. The teen queen—who’s also a budding pop singer—will chat about working alongside red-hot co-stars Demi Lovato and Sterling Knight.
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PLUS Model Radio host Chenese Lewis gives it up for America’s Next Top Model winner Whitney Thompson, who’ll be hosting the Hollywood chapter of the National Organization for Women’s 2010 Love Your Body Day weekend, which gets under way Oct. 22.
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Paul Simon turns 69 years old today, and in honor of that milestone, Milling About host Robin Milling unspools a never-before-aired 1986 interview with the music legend. “The songs emerge,” he said of his creative powers. “Seldom do they sort of pop. They slowly reveal themselves.”
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Life After Dusk host Cedric Collier hangs with Nick (son of Hulk) Hogan who made his name on the VH1 reality series Hogan Knows Best. Nick will chat about getting his life back on track after his 2007 car crash—which landed him in jail for 6 months.

pete-rock1WYMS Radio‘s Cha-Boogie asks, Who Murdered Hip-Hop? Was it the artists? The A&R guys? The media? Joining her to explore this issue will be one of the greatest hip-hop producers of all time, Pete Rock. Plus: Riggs Moralez, director of A&R for Eminem’s Shady Records.
Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

Daily Highlights: Friday; September 30, 2010

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Movie Geeks United hosts Jamey DuVall and Jerry Dennis roll out the blood-red carpet for Halloween star Danielle Harris, who takes on swamp-dwelling killer Victor Crowley in Hatchet II, opening today. Plus: Hatchet series writer-director Adam Green.
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Tomorrow Will Be Televised’s Simon Applebaum welcomes Anthony E. Zuiker, creator and executive producer of CBS’ CSI franchise. Anthony will fill us in on the third spin-off he’s developing. Plus: Butch Hartman, creator of Nickelodeon’s The FairlyOdd Parents.
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Bob “Mr. Media” Andelman cuts loose with John Caparulo of E!’s Chelsea Lately. The funnyman, who has toured with Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Comedy Show and Blue Collar Comedy: The Next Generation, will tell us where he’s appearing next (and maybe slip in a few new jokes).
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WDKK Radio’s Darryl Williams pays tribute to Dick Griffey, founder of Solar Records—which launched such acts as Whispers, Shalamar and Lakeside—who passed away Sept. 24. Former Solar artist Wardell Potts Jr. drops in to share his memories of the R&B pioneer.
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123 Film!’s Sam Heer goes one-on-one with Ben Gluck, who worked as a storyboard artist on such Disney films as Dinosaur and Emperor’s New Groove, before going on to direct Brother Bear 2 and the new 3D spectacle Alpha and Omega.
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E2 Radio sits down with MXenergy CIO Wayne Sadin, who discusses the trials, tribulations of dealing with massive amounts of data in a wide variety of incompatible formats. But don’t fret: He’s got a host of best practices that can help alleviate your data headaches.

Thousands of live radio shows broadcast live everyday on BlogTalkRadio. Find out what’s on live now.

See Michael Moore’s New Flick—for Free. Now!

In an unprecedented move, Oscar-winning filmmaker Michael Moore today released his latest work, Slacker Uprising, on the Internet.

The feature-length flick, distributed by Hollywood powerhouse The Weinstein Company, features footage from Michael’s 2004 60-city tour of college campuses nationwide, during which he gave away underwear and soup to students who vowed to vote.

No slacking at the polls!

Michael Moore: No "slacking" at the polls!

“I’m giving you my blanket permission to not only download [the movie], but also to email it, burn it, and share it with anyone and everyone (in the U.S. and Canada only),” said Michael.

“I want you to use Slacker Uprising in any way you see fit to help with the election… You can show my film in your local theater, your high school classroom, your college auditorium, your church, union hall or community center,” he added. “You can broadcast it on TV, on cable access, on regular channels or on the web… I don’t want to see a dime from this.”

To watch the film now, simply click here.

But don’t think we’re letting you off that easy.

Today at 4:30 p.m. ET, BlogTalkRadio’s Movie Geeks United will be discussing the impact of the film, both from a political and industry point of view.

So – after you’ve done your homework by watching Michael’s movie – be sure to log onto what promises to be a spirited edition of host Jamey DuVall’s always-popular show.