Tag: Dan Wiencek

Television

First Look: “Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Gauntlet”

Mystery Science Theater 3000 returns with a short, but punchy, batch of new episodes. Should you dare attempt ... The Gauntlet? ...

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Singles Collection”

Although no new-to-DVD episodes of Mystery Science Theater 3000 seem likely to come our way anytime soon, Shout! Factory continues their...

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000: Volume XXXIX”

It's Movie Sign one last time as Tony Redman and Dan Wiencek review the last collection of classic Mystery Science Theater 3000 on DVD....

DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: “Cinematic Titanic: The Complete Collection”

What happens when 5 brilliant comic minds meet 12 cheesy movies? In a word (or two), "Cinematic Titanic."...

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: The 75 Best Paul McCartney Songs

On June 18, Paul McCartney celebrated his 75th birthday. With enviable longevity and prodigious musical gifts, he’s amassed a legacy...

Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: We’ve Got Movie Sign! “Mystery Science Theater 3000” Returns

After nearly 20 years, we have movie sign again: "Mystery Science Theater 3000" is back, and Popdose's resident MSTies Tony Redman and Dan...

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXXVIII”

With the debut of an 11th season of Mystery Science Theater 3000 mere days away at the time of this writing, you could forgive a fan for...

Music

The Cheer-Up Is On: Songs to Break the Gloom

Your friends are liars., your family in pieces, and your country is confused. What do you do next?...

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXXVII”

Celebrate Turkey Day the MSTie way with Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXXVII....

Film, Television

Staff Meeting: Our Favorite (?) Movie and TV Cliches

The best of the worst of movie and TV cliches. If you've seen 'em once, you know 'em all!...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Lucius, “Good Grief”

The Brooklyn five-piece returns with a hook-filled second album, Good Grief....

Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: “Downton Abbey” Shuts Its Doors

After six seasons, 52 episodes and innumerable dinner parties, put-downs and plot twists, Downton Abbey comes to an end....

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXXIV”

Vikings, colossal beasts and evil hypnotists galore: time for another volume of Mystery Science Theater 3000....

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: A Silent Film (2015)

With a new album coming in October, A Silent Film reflects on its present, its future and the joys of making music with your heart on your...

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume I”

The skydivers, Creepy Girl and a carnivorous carpet: Popdose tackles the first-ever Mystery Science Theater DVD set....

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXXIII”

While we continue to await news of Joel Hodgson’s long-teased reboot of Mystery Science Theater 3000, Shout! Factory continues...

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Escape From New York: Collector’s Edition”

From the mid-70s to the late 80s, John Carpenter was an industry unto himself, variously writing, directing, producing, scoring and/or...

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXXII”

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Volume XXXII, available March 24, comes to us without a theme or anniversary tie-in — just another slate of...

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXXI”

Popdose's resident "Mystery Science Theater 3000" gurus Dan Wiencek and Tony Redman review the "MST3K Turkey Day Collection". Will these...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Pink Floyd, “The Endless River”

The Popdose staff discusses Pink Floyd's swan song....

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000, Volume XXX”

Popdose's resident MSTies Dan Wiencek and Tony Redman team up to review "Mystery Science Theater 3000, Vol. XXX"!...

Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Music Roundtable: June 2014

This article can be summed up in one quote: "I will pay someone to shoot you, Walsh."...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: XTC, “Skylarking” (Corrected Polarity Edition)

Andy Partridge thought XTC's breakout album never sounded right. Now it does....

Television, TV on Blu-ray

TV on Blu-ray: “The Venture Bros.: Season 5”

Animation's most hapless family returns....

Music, Popdose

No More Yesterdays: A Beatles-Less Paul McCartney Concert

What if Macca didn't play anything by the you-know-whos?...

Book Reviews, Books, Popdose

Seven Fun Beatles Facts from Mark Lewisohn’s “Tune In”

What can you learn from a 944-page book on the Beatles? Let's start with these seven things....

Music, Popdose

25 Great Songs of 2013

One Popdoser's personal best-of playlist....

Popdose, Television

Catching Up With The Venture Brothers

Get ready for the fifth season of TV's most convoluted cartoon....

Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: A Silent Film

A Silent Film talks about America, having fun onstage and rattlesnakes. (Not in that order.)...

Music

Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah #04: How Dylanesque Were the Beatles? (Part 1)

Beneath this hat/I am wearing a tie....