Rick & Nick Talk Flicks

Rick & Nick Talk Flicks is about movies by two revered local movie critics…and since they’re unwilling and/or unable to actually DO their podcast we found two other guys who love movies; Joel Hoover & Dave Brooks. With a theme on most episodes it’s clear that these two fill-ins spend waaaaay too much screen time.

Latest Episodes

Episode CXXX – Hughes…Hughes…Hughes…..

Nov. 29, 2023 Writer, producer, director John Hughes had a brief but MAJOR impact on film and pop culture of the 1980’s and 90’s. And like that [whoof] he was gone!

Episode CXXIX – Also Starring Dave & Joel

Nov. 1, 2023 The Big Stars are the ones that get their name above the title and seem to get the love in Hollywood. We’re showing some love to those whose faces and work you know but perhaps not the names.

Episode CXXVIII – What Could’ve Been

Oct. 19, 2023 Whether it is a well known yet unfinished script, an alternative actor for a roll or a movie that was actually made and never ever released, we take a look at what was supposed to come to pass…but never did!

Episode CXXVII – Hold Your Breath!

Sept. 20, 2023 Thriils! Chills! Edge-of-your-seat tension! Makes for a bad date but a GREAT date movie! We show some love to what makes a great thriller and some good examples of the genre!

Episode CXXVI – Fall ’23 Preview

August 16, 2023 The remaining slate of 2023 movies features sandworms, Scorsese, superheroes and some scares! We preview the films of Fall / early Winter that are on our radar!

Episode CXXIV – Are You Listening Closely?

July 12, 2023 Director Christopher Nolan has his latest film Oppenheimer about to come out. We take a look at his impressive body of work from backward presentation to his prestigious gems.

Episode CXXIII – That Wasn’t In The Script!

June 26, 2023 – Not every memorable movie moment was written, sculpted by the director nor crafted by a performer. Sometimes it was simply a last-minute unplanned ad lib.

Episode CXXII – From Deleted To Debated

June 12, 2023 Not every scene that is filmed makes it into the final film. We uncover some of the more famous unseen footage that answers plotholes, removes characters other goodies!

Episode CXXI – Summer ’23 Preview

May 17, 2023 Summertime movies are part of what makes the best time of year the Best Time Of Year! We take a look at what is upcoming between Memorial & Labor Day Weekends 2023.