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Veronica Mars, Girls, Weekend Picks

Is Veronica Mars like Star Trek–do you kinda need to have been a fan of the show to like it?

How does this season of Girls stack up to the previous ones? 

In weekend picks, Logan’s looking forward to How I Met Your Mother finally being done, and Bob’s got his eye on Noah.

Let’s rock!

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The Grand Budapest Hotel, House of Cards, Downton Abbey, Weekend Picks

Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel is up first for our full review. Does the composed style outweigh the thin story? Overall, is it a thumbs up or a thumbs down?

Now that we’ve both finished the new season of House of Cards, we feature it in a special joint mini review. Better or worse than the first season? How does the Netflix all-at-once model affect the show’s buzz? Bob follows that up with a mini review of the latest season of Downton Abbey.

In weekend picks, Logan’s got his eye on HBO’s Doll & Em, and Bob takes us through the mainstream and indie movies opening this week.

Let’s rock!

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300: Rise of an Empire, Looking, Weekend Picks

300: Rise of an Empire is up for this week’s full movie review. How does it compare to the first movie? Who does show-stealing Eva Green remind us of?

Logan mini reviews HBO’s Looking. He likes it, but does he think Bob will?

In weekend picks, there’s some reality TV starting up this week, and a handful of interesting (which may or may not be the same thing as exciting) choices. Need for Speed? Veronica Mars? Bad Words? Enemy? Or maybe go back and catch up on The Grand Budapest Hotel? We’ll let you know.

Let’s rock!

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Non-Stop, Inequality For All, Weekend Picks

After a little post-Oscars chat, we talk about how Non-Stop is like cotton candy, how fun it is to see a bunch of TV stars in the cast, and why Logan might have sided with the hijackers over Liam Neeson.

Bob mini reviews Inequality For All, which Bob liked overall (and Logan can tell he wouldn’t like).

USA’s Suits returns, and is about the only TV weekend pick from Logan. Bob hopes The Grand Budapest Hotel will be showiing near him, but if not, it might be 300: Rise of an Empire.

Let’s rock!