The Back Look Cinema Podcast

The Back Look Cinema Podcast

Alonzo "Zo" Richardson shares movies with his son, Zach, that where popular in the yesteryears. Zo & Zach watch some of Zo's favorite movies such as: Rambo: First Blood Part II, Con Air, Fright Night, A Soldier's Story and others. How do these old movies compare to modern flicks? He clumsily gives his two cents and shares Zack's thoughts when he takes a look back at the movies of yesteryear on the Back Look Cinema Podcast.

Episodes

October 3, 2022 111 min

Zo, with special guest host Morgan Cobbs of the Cobbs Corner Podcast, venture to the mid 1970s to the American Bicentennial to witness one of the strangest boxing matches of all time. The Boxing Heavyweight Champion of the World Apollo Creed grants a title shot to an unknown, unranked and untested local boxer as a chance to grant that man the opportunity of a lifetime in the Land of Opportunity.  Win or lose the lucky challenger...

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Zo had to go on a wild west excursion without his trusty sidekick Zack, but, luckily, Zo was able to bring along Harvey Laguerre, host of the Men Are The P.R.I.Z.E. and Love Is Black podcasts, to help him get past his mid life crisis and team up with like minded folks who are desperate to recapture their past glory. Horseback riding, rustling cattle, and sleeping under the stars will help these people get their mojo back. Obviously...

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September 19, 2022 69 min

Zach & Zo journey to Prohibition Era America. A time of sensational crime and gangsters. It was a time made for bold men who laughed in the face of danger. It was a time made for a man such as Johnny Dangerously, and he will make you laugh. That's right: before Michael Keaton fought crime he was the world's most lovable crime bosses.

Episode Timestamps

Opening Credits . . . . . . 00:29:55

Favorite Parts . . . . . . . . 00:...

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Zo welcomes Special Guest Host, Jenn, from My Streaming Bubble Podcast to join him on a trek though the Midwest to uncover the true life/not true life events of the goings on of Brainerd, MN. There's murder, kidnapping, inept criminals and a very polite, yet persistent police chief. This episode will feature Zo's first time watch ever of the movie Fargo and Jenn will be right there to guide him. 

 

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Zo welcomes comedian and host of the podcast Midnight Facts with Insomniacs Shane Rogers. Together they attempt to survive the dystopian timeline by drowning themselves in their favorite tv show: The Running Man. Their favorite stalkers Prof. Sub Zero, Dynamo, Buzzsaw, Fireball and Captain Freedom are on the hunt for the greatest contestant of all time: Ben Richards - The Butcher of Bakersfield!

 

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Zo had the honor of interviewing powerhouse actor, writer, director, and producer Onyx Keesha. Join us as we dig into her origin story and we talk about her film her HER and her upcoming 2023 movie Crescent Gang

Onyx Keesha's Links

Twitter: https://twitter.com/OnyxKeesha

IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm4804124/

Instagram:

  • https://www.instagram.com/onyxkeesha/?hl=en
  • https://www.instagram.com/thecrescentgang/?hl=en
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    August 22, 2022 65 min

    Zach & Zo take a field trip to Los Angeles. It's a great time to visit the city! Great weather, great food, great entertainment and . . . aliens? That's right! There are aliens living among us in L.A. trying to get in where they fit in with the humans. Meanwhile, a murder has taken place and a hard nosed L.A. cop finds the need to partner with a newly promoted alien police detective. Can he get along with his this stran...

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    Zack and Zo are witness to another treasure hunt of the famed archeologist Indiana Jones. In this they ask two questions. Will Dr. Jones, Short Round and Willie Scott survive the trials of the Temple of Doom? The next question is: just how offensive can this trio be to the Indian culture? We attempt to find the answer in this episode.

    Episode Segment Time Stamps

    Opening Credits . . . . . . 00:02:57

    Favorite Parts . . . . . . . .  00:1...

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    Zo and special guest Greg find out that when machines become self aware they don't always deem it necessary to exterminate the human race. Sometimes machines just wanna live, man. Listen in as the pair discuss the life journey of one such machine, S.A.I.N.T. Number Five, or Number 5 for short.

     

    Episode Segment Time Stamps

    Opening Credits . . . . . . 00:08:28

    Favorite Parts . . . . . . . . 00:16:59

    Trivia . . . . . . . . . . . . . ....

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    August 1, 2022 59 min

    Zo goes it alone as he wanders to a lawless town to witness a quick draw gun fight competition. Is it dangerous to sit in the vicinity of gunfighters as they shoot it out? Most certainly, but the spectacle that he is about to witness must not be missed. In this instance there is a rare treat: a woman gunfighter. The only ones who have a chance of getting out of this alive are The Quick and The Dead.

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    July 25, 2022 91 min

    Zach & Zo are on summer vacation in Metropolis when they witness something seemingly impossible: a man flying unaided. They here tales of this flying man performing amazing feats of strength and he seems to be bulletproof. They decide to investigate the man people are calling "Superman".

    Episode Segment Time Stamps

    Opening Credits . . . . . . 00:01:51

    Favorite Parts . . . . . . . .  00:07:46

    Trivia . . . . . . . . . . . . ....

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    Zo and his special guest Beth from the Made-For-TV Movie Club Podcast engage in an Excellent Adventure as they witness a time traveling duo of near witless proportions. This particular duo of California teens are in an incredible journey going back and forth through time in a desperate attempt to pass their history class, so that they can keep their band together. Join us as we check out Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure!

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    Zach & Zo experienced technical difficulties as they where unable to return to Metropolis to continue the story of Superman; however, they where able to take a side trip to New Asgard! Zo, in this bonus episode, will give his impressions on the latest superhero adventure: Thor: Love and Thunder

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    July 5, 2022 64 min

    Zach & Zo are on summer vacation in Metropolis when they witness something seemingly impossible: a man flying unaided. They here tales of this flying man performing amazing feats of strength and he seems to be bulletproof. They decide to investigate the man people are calling "Superman".

    Episode Segment Time Stamps

    Opening Credits . . . . . . 00:01:55

    Favorite Parts . . . . . . . .  00:10:06

    Trivia . . . . . . . . . . . . ....

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    June 27, 2022 78 min

    Zach & Zo apply for citizenship, but first, they must enlist in the Mobile Infantry which guarantees citizenship. As Starship Troopers the have an opportunity to travel to distant worlds and fight giant bugs for a society that frighteningly resembles the Nazi fascist government. Do you want to know more?

    Episode Segment Time Stamps

    Opening Credits . . . . . . 00:01:37

    Stuff I Heard . . . . . . . . .  00:13:45

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    June 20, 2022 64 min

    Zack & Zo venture into Prohibition Era Harlem where a gang war is a brewin'. Sugar Ray, the proprietor of a popular speakeasy, is  outgunned, but he he won't be outsmarted. Joined by Quick, his hot headed protégé, Sugar goes up against one of Harlem's toughest gangsters and we go along for the ride in Harlem Nights. 

    Episode Segment Time Stamps

    Opening Credits . . . . . . 00:01:37

    Stuff I Heard . . . . . . . . .  00:13...

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    June 14, 2022 71 min

    In honor of Juneteenth Zach & Zo venture into the past of the Deep South of the U.S. to witness the trials and tribulations of a  young girl named Celie and her journey to find out who she is and what she's capable of. We explore the classic movie based on the Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Alice Malsenior Tallulah-Kate Walker: The Color Purple.

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    Opening Credits . . . . . . 00:04:10

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    June 6, 2022 59 min

    Zach & Zo take note at what it takes to be amongst the best of the best, the cream of the crop, the absolute best in the form of the young and dedicated Naval fighter pilot. Join us as we see what it takes to be: Top Gun.

    Episode Segment Time Stamps

    Opening Credits . . . . . . 00:04:04

    Stuff I Heard . . . . . . . . .  00:16:32

    Favorite Parts . . . . . . . .  00:17:55

    Trivia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .00:36:46

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    May 31, 2022 63 min

    Zach & Zo are spectators in ancient Rome. The city is absolutely congested. The streets literally smell like dung, but that doesn't bother them as their excitement cannot be deterred! They are here to witness one of the greatest gladiators ever known. Finally, they get to see the undisputed, undefeated heavyweight champion of the known world of gladiatorial combat. They will see a man that had been rumored to have once have...

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    May 16, 2022 64 min

    Zach & Zo go on a little history tour hitting the gritty streets of Chicago featuring the age of prohibition in the U.S. One man and his handpicked team is determine to bring the law to an elusive and dangerous gangster: the mob kingpin Alfonse Capone. Join us as I give you the scoop on Treasury Agent Eliot Ness and his team of The Untouchables!

    Episode Segment Time Stamps

    Opening Credits . . . . . . 00:01:43

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