Hosted by WFYI’s film guru Matthew Socey, "Film Soceyology" features criticism and commentary on recently released movies, as well as DVD releases and general film chatter. Expect guests ranging from Deborah Asante to Ed Johnson-Ott, actors and musicians, film critics and reviewers from Indianapolis and beyond.
Feb 28, 2014
Matthew Socey pays tribute to actor Roger Hill (THE WARRIORS), and to filmmaker and actor Harold Ramis. Plus a classic chat with Rich Koz (aka Svengoolie).
Feb 21, 2014
Matthew Socey reviews 3 DAYS TO KILL. Richard Propes reviews POMPEII and Richard is more than excited to know there's a film opening called BAREFOOT.
Feb 14, 2014
Matthew Socey reviews the Academy Award nominated short films and the ROBOCOP remake. He talks to IU Cinema Director Jon Vickers about a Philip Seymour Hoffman film festival. A tribute to Shirley Temple and there are other Dead People We Like.
Feb 07, 2014
Matthew Socey reviews THE MONUMENTS MEN, THE LEGO MOVIE and pays tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman, Maximilian Schell and Christopher Jones.
Jan 31, 2014
The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd reviews LABOR DAY. Chris and Matthew Socey chew people out for not seeing RUSH. There's also Dead People We Like and Matthew goes Into The Archives. Socey, Lloyd and Coby Slagle also discuss their own life stages and their film watching habits.
Jan 24, 2014
Matthew Socey actually paid to see I, FRANKENSTEIN. He'll review that film plus film music bloggers Brian G. Hartz will break down the Best Original Score nominations. Matthew also chats with Ellie Krieger and Dr. Debra Luftman.
Jan 17, 2014
Matthew Socey and co-worker Myke Perrey discuss the Academy Award nominations and several titles on DVD/Blu-Ray that are (some surprisingly) worth checking out.
Jan 10, 2014
Matthew Socey reviews AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY and LONE SURVIVOR. He also talks with Fred "The Hammer" Williamson about his Kickstart project. Abdul-Hakim Shabazz is in studio, too.
Jan 03, 2014
Matthew Socey and members of the Indiana Film Journalists Association discuss the best and worst films of 2013
Dec 27, 2013
FILM SOCEYOLOGY ends the year (with hot Matthew Socey on vacation) with some 2013 interview highlights.
Dec 20, 2013
Matthew Socey will be joined by IndyStyle's Tracy Forner and Brian G. Hartz. They will discuss INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS, AMERICAN HUSTLE, SAVING MR. BANKS and ANCHORMAN 2. They will also discuss the legacies of Peter O'Toole and Tom Laughlin.
Dec 13, 2013
Matthew Socey and Coby Slagle discuss the latest HOBBIT film, the re-release of ALL IS LOST and BLUE JASMINE. They list off the Golden Globe nominees and discuss the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of FAST & FURIOUS 6 and DESPICABLE ME 2.
Dec 06, 2013
Matthew Socey starts the show by addressing the online hate towards Carrie Underwood. Then he reviews OUT OF THE FURNACE and THE ARMSTRONG LIE. He chats with Chef Claire Robinson, CYT's Managing Director Kelly Gualdoni and actor Adam Tran.
Nov 29, 2013
Matthew Socey is joined by The Film Yap's Joe Shearer and The Independent Critic Richard Propes. They reviewed new films including NEBRASKA and FROZEN. Matthew and Joe discuss pro wrestling in cinema plus Matthew interviewed TNA wrestler Gail Kim and her 2010 film NINJA's CREED.
Nov 22, 2013
Matthew & Emma Socey and Brian & Monica Hartz discuss the new HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE and several DVD/Blu-Ray titles. Matthew, Brian and Monica plug their blogs plus Matthew discusses THE GREEK TYCOON and it's connection of the 50th anniversary of JFK's assassination.
Nov 15, 2013
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd discuss THE DALLAS BUYER'S CLUB and Chris also reviews THE BEST MAN HOLIDAY. They also discuss several titles on Blu-Ray and DVD. Plus they discuss films they've shared with their children.
Nov 08, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews ALL IS LOST. NUVO's Ed Johnson-Ott reviews the new THOR film. They discuss several new releases on Blu-Ray and Ed loves the film WILD IN THE STREETS.
Nov 01, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews 12 YEARS A SLAVE, has a post-Halloween film wrap-up and chats with actress Leah DeWalt (THE 1940s RADIO HOUR).
Oct 25, 2013
Matthew Socey spoke with HGTV's Jonathon Scott (PROPERTY BROTHERS, BROTHER VS. BROTHER), Food Network's Chef Robert IRVINE (RESTAURANT: IMPOSSIBLE and RESTAURANT EXPRESS) and Sammy Terry hangs out in studio, trying to scare Coby Slagle.
Oct 18, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews ESCAPE PLAN and chats with Brian and Monica Hartz about NIGHT OF THE HUNTER.
Oct 11, 2013
Matthew Socey hangs out with Tim Irwin (Truly Moving Pictures) to preview the Heartland Film Festival plus they discuss CAPTAIN PHILLIPS and MACHETE KILLS.
Oct 04, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews GRAVITY and RUNNER RUNNER and some new DVD/Blu-Ray titles. Professional billiards player Jeanette Lee "The Black Widow" hangs out in studio to discuss billiards in film and to bust Matthew's chops.
Sep 27, 2013
On another Coby-less show (and it shows), Matthew Socey reviews RUSH, DON JOHN and CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS 2. Jim Mueller (FS alumni emeritus and Formula One fan) also chimes in on RUSH. The one and only Sammy Terry is also in studio, promoting his upcoming appearance, reviews films and gives marriage advice.
Sep 20, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews PRISONERS, the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of WORLD WAR Z, THE EAST and THE BLING RING. Matthew chats with James Cramer of Clowes Memorial Hall plus there's a tribute to Jerry G. Bishop, the original Svengoolie.
Sep 15, 2013
In a Coby Slagle-less show (and it shows), Matthew Socey chats with Brian and Monica Hartz about AUSTENLAND, THE FAMILY and several DVD/Blu-Ray titles. Matthew and Brian try to explain to Monica the horror of the film MARATHON MAN.
Sep 08, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews RIDDICK, several DVD/Blu-Ray titles and a chat with Indiana actor/singer Tim Grimm, who appears in the film AT ANY PRICE which is now out on DVD and Blu-Ray.
Sep 02, 2013
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap/IndyStyle film guy Christopher Lloyd discuss GETAWAY and the Blu-Ray releases of THE GREAT GATSBY, PAIN & GAIN and AT ANY PRICE. Plus there are several Dead People We Like.
Aug 25, 2013
Aug 18, 2013
Matthew Socey, Myke Perrey and Coby Slagle discuss KICK ASS 2 and Jim Carrey not promoting the film. Several DVD/Blu-Ray titles are broken down plus Matthew goes Into The Archives with two films starring Dean Martin.
Aug 11, 2013
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd discuss THE ACT OF KILLING, WE'RE THE MILLERS, PLANES and several noted DVD/Blu-Rays. Plus they discuss the career of Karen Black.
Aug 04, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews the action film 2 GUNS and the Paul Schrader/Lindsay Lohan film THE CANYONS. There's also a chat with movie writer Mike White and his new book CINEMA DETOURS. Plus a salute to Eileen Brennan.
Jul 28, 2013
Matthew Socey, with guests Brian and Monica Hartz discuss THE WOLVERINE, FRUITVALE STATION, several titles on Blu-Ray and DVD plus an edited tribute to actor Dennis Farina.
Jul 21, 2013
Matthew Socey and Richard Propes discuss TURBO, RED 2, R.I.P.D and the other films that opened this weekend. Plus what's new on Blu-Ray, they discuss Dead People We Like and Matthew goes Into The Archives.
Jul 14, 2013
Matthew Socey and fellow film critics Joe Shearer and Richard Propes discuss the legacy of Sammy Terry and Jim "Black Belt Jones" Kelly. Oh, and The Lone Ranger and Despicable Me 2, too.
Jul 14, 2013
Matthew Socey and Myke Perrey discuss PACIFIC RIM, BYZANTIUM and other recent films plus a few new Blu-Rays. Matthew also chats with Danny Boome, host of DONUT SHOWDOWN about donuts and cinema, but not donuts in cinema.
Jun 30, 2013
Today's FILM SOCEYOLOGY plays back not one, but two interviews with Rich Koz aka Svengoolie. One chat involving host Matthew Socey, his daughter Emma and radio host Abdul-Hakim Shabazz. The other a one-on-one chat between Matthew and Koz.
Jun 23, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews MONSTERS UNIVERSITY, WORLD WAR Z, THE BLING RING, the Blu-Ray releases of STOKER, JACK THE GIANT SLAYER and MOVIE 43. Plus he chats with actor Paul Hansen (SPAMALOT) about the musical and the Python legacy.
Jun 16, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews MAN OF STEEL and THIS IS THE END, the Blu-Ray releases of OZ THE GREAT & POWERFUL, SNITCH and HANSEL & GRETEL: WITCH HUNTERS. Because of the midnight screenings of THE ROOM this weekend at Landmark Cinemas, Matthew replays his epic conversation with Tommy Wiseau.
Jun 09, 2013
Matt Socey and co-hosts review film and DVD releases.
Jun 02, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews NOW YOU SEE ME, the DVD/Blu-Ray release of DARK SKIES and chats with Abdul-Hakim Shabazz.
May 27, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews THE HANGOVER 3, discusses Dead People We Like plus a Shakespeare edition of Into The Archive. Matthew also interviews Chad Schaffler, director of the wrestling documentary MEMPHIS HEAT. Plus there's time for audio to make Coby Slagle ill.
May 19, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews the new STAR TREK film and chats with actor Jason Mewes about his new animated feature film and working with Kevin Smith.
May 12, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews THE GREAT GATSBY, the DVD/Blu-Ray release of JACK REACHER, SAFE HAVEN and MAMA. Plus Matthew and film music blogger Brian G. Hartz discuss the legacy of Ray Harryhausen.
May 05, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews IRON MAN 3, the Blu-Ray release of BROKEN CITY plus he goes Into The Archives plus discusses Dead People We Like.
Apr 28, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews PAIN & GAIN and previews The Wet Your Pants Comedy Film Festival. Plus a chat with actor Doug Jones.
Apr 21, 2013
It's the return of Matthew Socey as he reviews OBLIVION and the Blu-Ray release of DJANGO UNCHAINED. Because of The Vinyl Cafe coming to town, Matthew replays his chat with Vinyl Cafe host Stuart McLean about the history of Canadian cinema.
Apr 14, 2013
The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd and Mark Dubec fill in for Matthew Socey, who is running Barefoot in the Park. However, Matthew did record an interview with TV chef Ingrid Hoffmann.
Apr 07, 2013
The Film Yap's Christoperh Lloyd and NUVO's Ed Johnson-Ott fill in for Matthew today. They dicuss the legacy of Roger Ebert.
Mar 31, 2013
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd discuss the film version of ON THE ROAD, the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of LINCOLN and KILLING THEM SOFTLY. Plus Matt goes Into The Archives and discuss Dead People We Like.
Mar 24, 2013
Matthew reviews OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN, discusses the Blu-Ray releases of LES MIS, THE HOBBIT, ZERO DARK THIRTY and BADLANDS and chats with film music blogger Brian G. Hartz and his wife Monica. The segment WHAT IS COBY WATCHING rises from the ashes. Plus, FILM SOCEYOLOGY is used as a stepping stone in a co-worker's 40th birthday scavenger hunt. It happens.
Mar 17, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews the film STOKER. He also hangs out with Indy Style's Tracy Forner. They a slew of old films, watching films with their children and HELLRAISERS, a book about Richard Burton, Richard Harris, Peter O'Toole and Oliver Reed. Matthew also delivers a HELLRAISERS-inspired edition of Into The Archives.
Mar 10, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews WEST OF MEMPHIS. The Film Yap's Joe Shearer reviews the new OZ prequel. Matthew also chats with supermodel/actress/mom Molly Sims, which make Joe and Coby very, very jealous.
Mar 04, 2013
Film Soceyology for week of March 3rd 2013
Feb 24, 2013
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Christopehr Lloyd previews the Academy Awards, discusses the film SNITCH and other films about snitches. Plus Dead People We Like.
Feb 17, 2013
Matthew Socey discusses the film AMOUR and one of the best DVD/Blu-Ray release weeks in a long time. He also chats with Chef Lidia Bastianich and has fun with audio from a 1950s educational film.
Feb 10, 2013
Matthew Socey discusses the Academy Award-nominated short films and chats with two members of Comedysportz.
Feb 03, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews A BULLET TO THE HEAD, QUARTET plus a chat with RECIPE REHAB host, film and hockey fan Danny Boome.
Jan 27, 2013
Matthew Socey reviews the film PARKER, the DVD/Blu-Ray releases THE PAPERBOY and END OF WATCH and discusses the films of Michael Winner. Show producer Coby Slagle and co-worker Tracy Mitchell sit at Uncle Matt's feet as he tells them about the time he wa
Jan 20, 2013
Matthew Socey hangs out with IMAX Theatre Manager Craig Mince, Jason Burkman (VP of the Indiana ice) and Emma Socey. Plus an archive chat with MST3K's/Rifftrax's Kevin Murphy.
Jan 13, 2013
Matthew Socey, Craig Mince and Stephen Cooke discuss ZERO DARK THIRTY, DREDD on DVD/Blu-Ray, the Academy Award and Razzie nominations.
Jan 06, 2013
Matt Socey and co-hosts review movie and DVD releases.
Dec 30, 2012
Matthew reviews DJANGO UNCHAINED, LES MISERABLES plus the 2012 highlight reel, courtesy of Coby Slagle.
Dec 23, 2012
Film and DVD reviews
Dec 16, 2012
Matthew Socey was out of the pulpit, so Abdul-Hakim Shabazz filled in as guest.
Dec 09, 2012
Matthew Socey, Myke Perrey and Coby Slagle catch up on current films, since none of them wanted to see the new Gerard Butler film. Matthew spoke with producer Keith Ochwat (AGE OF CHAMPIONS).
Dec 02, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews HITCHCOCK and ANNA KARENINA, chats with film score blogger Brian Hartz and his wife Monica, and gushes over the 40th anniversary of the release of the film soundtrack to TROUBLE MAN.
Nov 25, 2012
Matthew Socey and Gina Wagner discuss LIFE OF PI, RED DAWN, RISE OF THE GUARDIANS, several DVD/Blu-Rays and bid Gina farewell as she and husband Dan move to Michigan.
Nov 18, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews LINCOLN, fellow critic Gina Wagner goes off on TWILIGHT (despite Bianca Dreyer's review) and Kids Film Correspondent Emma Socey makes an appearance.
Nov 11, 2012
Matthew Socey, along with fellow critic Gina Wagner and filmmaker Diesel Fox, discuss SKYFALL, several new and old titles on DVD/Blu-Ray and preview the Indy LGBT Film Festival. Matthew and fellow film critic Jeff Marker discuss excellent two hour films that are three hours or longer.
Nov 04, 2012
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd review WRECK-IT RALPH, FLIGHT and THE MAN WITH THE IRON FISTS. They also discuss a slew of new and old films on DVD/Blu-Ray, the George Lucas deal and a way too long post-Halloween report.
Oct 28, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews CLOUD ATLAS and chats with Sammy Terry and Abdul-Hakim Shabazz. Kids Film Correspondent Emma Socey is in studio, also.
Oct 21, 2012
Matthew Socey discusses THE OTHER DREAM TEAM and some of the films featured at the Heartland Film Festival. There's a new chat with Robert Irvine and a classic chat with Academy Award winning actor F. Murray Abraham.
Oct 14, 2012
Matthew Socey previews this year's Heartland Film Festival with interviews with three filmmakers. Plus he goes Into The Archives and raises a glass to Dead People We Like.
Oct 07, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews CHICKEN WITH PLUMS and LIBERAL ARTS. Plus an interview with TV Chef Danny Boome.
Sep 30, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews LOOPER, chats with Cari Crowe of Upland Brewing, plus an encore discussion with THE ROOM's Tommy Wiseau.
Sep 23, 2012
Matthew Socey discusses THE MASTER, TROUBLE WITH THE CURVE and the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of THE CABIN IN THE WOODS and THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL. Plus he discusses (with guests) the lineup for The Heartland Film Festival and a movie being shown at Upland Brewing Co.
Sep 16, 2012
Matthew Socey chats with co-worker Myke Perrey and IIFF's Lisa Triffone about the new Neil Young documentary, the film KILLER JOE and the latest SNOW WHITE film on DVD/Blu-Ray. Matthew also gushes over the Ken Russell film LISZTOMANIA.
Sep 09, 2012
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd discuss the 1961 western ONE-EYED JACKS and the cinematic impact of Marlon Brando, a slew of other old titles (some recently released on DVD/Blu-Ray) and Matthew goes Into The Archives with the 1971 Ken Russell musical THE BOY FRIEND. Plus, Dead People We Like.
Sep 03, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews LAWLESS, tears apart the DVD/Blu-Ray of BATTLESHIP, interviews Mike Malloy and his documentary EUROCRIME! Plus he chats with WFYI's Community Ambassadors Program Manager Jarrett Moore.
Aug 26, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews FAREWELL, MY QUEEN, the DVD/Blu-Ray release of BERNIE, previews the Heartland Film Festival and discusses the films of Tony Scott.
Aug 19, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews HOPE SPRINGS, chats with Kevin Murphy (MST3K/Rifftrax) and with Abdul-Hakim Shabazz about 12 ANGRY MEN, INHERIT THE WIND and the Blaxplotation zombie film SUGAR HILL.
Aug 19, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews THE EXPENDABLES 2, chats with Food Network's Robert Irvine and his wife Gail Kim, plus chats with local actor/playwright Ben Ayres who has a show at Fringe.
Aug 05, 2012
The Film Yap crew takes over Film Soceyology once again, bring a bunch of guests and discuss the remake of TOTAL RECALL, among other things.
Jul 29, 2012
Matt Socey and friends provide film and DVD reviews and commentary
Jul 22, 2012
Matthew Socey addresses the Colorado shooting, threats on the Internet over bad reviews of THE DARK KNIGHT RISES and then finally reviews THE DARK KNIGHT RISES. Craig Mince (IIFF) and co-workers Jarrett Moore are also in studio discussing the Indianapolis International Film Festival, several DVD and Blu-Ray releases and recent Hollywood deaths.
Jul 15, 2012
The Film Yap crew took over Film Soceyology again. They'll be catching up on the summer films plus a tribute to Ernest Borgnine.
Jul 08, 2012
Matthew Socey discusses the new SPIDER MAN film plus recapping MAGIC MIKE and TED. Plus he chats with several co-workers and the one and only Sammy Terry.
Jul 01, 2012
The Film Yap is filling in for host Matthew Socey once again. Today, they talk about which character they would be in the film MAGIC MIKE.
Jun 24, 2012
The Film Yap guys have taken over Film Soceyology. It should be...no, it will be something good.
Jun 17, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews ROCK OF AGES and MOONRISE KINGDOM. Plus he chats with Top Chef's Padma Lakshmi, Beef & Boards director/actor Eddie Curry and Fair, Sweet Bianca discusses watching THE ROOM.
Jun 10, 2012
Film and DVD commentary and reviews.
Jun 03, 2012
Matthew Socey hangs out with Andi Hauser, co-host of INDY STYLE on WISH TV-8 and reviews the film DARLING COMPANION plus the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of CORIOLANUS, MAN ON A LEDGE, WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN, GOON and GONE. Plus they continue last week's discussion of excellent film recommendations that people hated.
May 28, 2012
Film and DVD reviews and commentary
May 20, 2012
Matthew Socey discusses the film THE DICTATOR while fellow film critic reviews BATTLESHIP. They also discuss new and old films released on DVD and Blu-Ray. Coby Slagle also tells about inflicting THE ROOM on his girlfriend.
May 14, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews MONSIEUR LAZHAR and has an epic one-on-one chat with Rich Koz (SVENGOOLIE on ME-TV).
May 06, 2012
Matthew Socey and Richard Propes discuss THE AVENGERS, DAMSELS IN DISTRESS and the DVD/Blu-Ray release of the documentary GEORGE HARRISON: LIVING IN THE MATERIAL WORLD. Guess which film Matthew liked best?
Apr 29, 2012
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd discuss the films DELICACY, PIRATES! BAND OF MISFITS, THE RAVEN and the DVD/Blu-Ray release of CONTRABAND. Plus they discuss films that exceeded their expectations.
Apr 22, 2012
Matt Socey and guests provide commentary and reviews of film and DVD releases.
Apr 15, 2012
So nice, he plays it twice. Due to much positive feedback, Matthew Socey replays his group interview with Chicago TV Icon Rich Koz (aka Svengoolie). Abdul-Hakim Shabazz and Emma Socey also ask questions. Matthew later reviews the documentary BULLY.
Apr 08, 2012
Matthew Socey and Abdul-Hakin Shabazz discuss the documentary BEING ELMO, the re-release of TITANIC plus they (and Kids Film Correspondent Emma Socey) interview Chicago TV personality Rich Koz aka Svengoolie, whose show can now be seen in Indianapolis.
Apr 01, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews the film IN DARKNESS and MIRROR, MIRROR. He also doesn't understand why EXTREMELY LOUD & INCREDIBLY CLOSE (which is new on DVD and Blu-Ray) earned a Best Picture nomination. He also interviews Ted Drozdowski (one half of the band Scissormen) about the band's new live CD and DVD and its links to Indiana.
Mar 25, 2012
Matthew Socey, Indiana Week In Review's John Ketzenberger and show engineer Coby Slagle discuss the most important film in the history of film (this month) THE HUNGER GAMES. Plus a slew of new DVD/Blu-Ray releases and film chat that does not sound like Indiana Week In Review.
Mar 18, 2012
Matthew Socey discusses the film version of CORIOLANUS and several DVD/Blu-Ray titles with co-worker Myke Perrey and the Indy Star's Jolene Ketzenberger. The trio, along with Coby Slagle, also discuss various types of film snacks.
Mar 11, 2012
Matthew Socey hangs out with fellow film critic Gina Wagner, who discusses JOHN CARTER and A THOUSAND WORDS. Guess which one in studio actually watched JACK & JILL? Plus Matthew goes through some film industry obits.
Mar 04, 2012
Matthew Socey has a full house (not the cruddy sitcom) of guests. Nigel (of Hammer & Nigel podcast fame), Joolz Ryker (who brought with her an artist with an exhibit opening this weekend, plus the artists' mother) and Tracy Forner, co-host of Indy Style. They discussed the Academy Awards, the Indy opening of A SEPERATION, the DVD/Blu-Ray release of HUGO and what film they as parents had to watch constantly with their children.
Feb 26, 2012
Matthew Socey, The Film Yap's Chris Lloyd and Abdul-Hakim Shabazz discuss ACT OF VALOR, several DVD/Blu-Ray titles and preview/predict the Academy Awards.
Feb 19, 2012
Matthew Socey, Richard Propes and Myke Perrey discuss THIS MEANS WAR and several DVD/Blu-Ray releases. They also pay tribute to actor David Kelly.
Feb 12, 2012
Matthew Socey discusses the Oscar-nominated short films, interviews the director of RESCUE 3D, chats with Craig Mince and the one and only Sammy Terry. Matthew also gives Bianca Dreyer grief about TWILIGHT.
Feb 05, 2012
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Joe Shearer discuss BIG MIRACLE and the DVD/Blu-Ray release of DRIVE. Matthew introduces a new segment called Into The Archives, which examines films from various studios online archive collection. This week, a Burt Reynolds double feature (STICK and MALONE).
Jan 29, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews two films starring Michael Fassbender plus chats with Dick Wolfsie about his new book and what films he has viewed recently.
Jan 22, 2012
Matthew Socey and co-worker Myke Perrey discuss the film PARIAH, the DVD releases of THE IDES OF MARCH, ABDUCTION and BUCKY LARSON: BORN TO BE A STAR. Plus they catch up on recent film news.
Jan 15, 2012
Matthew Socey is joined by Christopher Lloyd, Gina Wagner and Abdul-Hakim Shabazz to discuss TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY, several new DVD/Blu-Ray releases and the best/worst films of 2011.
Jan 15, 2012
Matthew Socey reviews THE IRON LADY and CARNAGE. Plus the DVD/Blu-Ray release of KILLER ELITE and discusses several older Blu-Ray releases with Coby Slage and author Diane Friedman (A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH). FS Kids Film Correspondent Emma Socey is in studio, too.
Jan 02, 2012
Matthew Socey and Chris Lloyd discuss THE ARTIST and the new version of THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO.
Jan 02, 2012
Matthew Socey shares an encore of his famous interview with THE ROOM's Tommy Wiseau. Plus a year-in-review audio buffet from Coby Slagle.
Dec 18, 2011
Matthew Socey chats with fellow film critic Lou Harry about his new zombie book and the Indiana Film Journalists Association awards, which were announced earlier this week.
Dec 11, 2011
Gina Wagner fills in Matthew Socey today. She tries to lighten up fellow critic Richard Propes.
Dec 04, 2011
Matthew Socey and Richard Propes catch up on films recently released, since no new films opened in Indianapolis this weekend. Plus they pay tribute to director Ken Russell.
Nov 27, 2011
Matthew Socey chats with Lafayette Journal and Courier Film Critic Bob Bloom about THE MUPPETS, THE DESCENDANTS and HUGO.
Nov 20, 2011
Matthew Socey lets the ladies take over as co-worker Stacy Stuteville reviews MELONCHOLIA while Bianca Dreyer reviews the latest TWILIGHT film.
Nov 13, 2011
Matthew Socey reviews the film TAKE SHELTER, the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of the final HARRY POTTER FILM, a chat with Food Network's Chef Robert Irvine (who will be cooking on stage at Clowes Memorial Hall on Wednesday), plus Matthew admits to liking the Sel
Nov 06, 2011
Film and DVD reviews and commentary.
Oct 30, 2011
Gina Wagner fills in for host Matthew Socey, although Matthew did record an interview with Food Network Chef Robert Irvine previewing THE NEXT IRON CHEF and his upcoming appearance at Clowes Memorial Hall. Oh, and films are reviewed, too.
Oct 23, 2011
Matthew Socey reviews JOHNNY ENGLISH REBORN plus the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of BAD TEACHER, RED STATE, BEAT, RHYMES & LIFE. Plus he chats with Sammy Terry about his pleasant nightmares. Plus he celebrates with WFYI co-worker Myke Perrey about the Blu-Ray release of THE HOLLYWOOD KNIGHTS.
Oct 16, 2011
Richard Propes filled in for Matthew Socey, talking about Footloose and other film remakes.
Oct 09, 2011
Matthew Socey reviews THE IDES OF MARCH, REAL STEEL and wonders why Hugh Jackman makes bad film choices. He also chats with actor Robert Neal (I LOVE TO EAT at the IRT) and previews the Heartland Film Festival.
Oct 02, 2011
Matthew Socey chats with fellow film critic Gina Wagner and political personality Abdul-Hakeem Shabazz about the films 50/50 and DREAM HOUSE, the DVD/Blu-Ray release of the latest TRANSFORMERS and BEN-HUR.
Sep 25, 2011
Matthew Socey reviews MONEYBALL, talks with artist/storyteller Deborah Asante and discusses Coby Slagle's heartburn and his term "60s pretty."
Sep 18, 2011
Matthew Socey and jazz musician Rob Dixon discuss DRIVE, the remake of STRAW DOGS and the remake of THOR. They also discuss Indy Jazz Fest and jazz in cinema. There's also a tribute to Cliff Robertson.
Sep 11, 2011
Matthew Socey chats with Gina Wagner and Mckinzie Roth about CONTAGION, the DVD/Blu-Ray release of X-MEN FIRST CLASS and EVERYTHING MUST GO. Bianca Dreyer chimes in, too. Matthew also tries to explain the controversy of Sam Peckinpah's STRAW DOGS to three women and fails miserably.
Sep 05, 2011
The Bad News: Matthew Socey was not on the air because he was moving from Stately Socey Manor to The Socey Compound. The Good News: Gina Wagner of Haunted Flower (and drummer for Sex Bob-Omb) fills in as host.
Aug 28, 2011
Matthew Socey, Coby Slagle and co-worker Myke Perrey discuss the documentary SENNA, the DVD releases of WIN WIN, THE BEAVER and THE GREATEST FILM EVER SOLD. Plus they are thrown off balance by Coby's habit of selecting lunch. The trio also enjoy audio mi
Aug 21, 2011
Matthew Socey reviews FRIGHT NIGHT and the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of THE CONSPIRATOR and PRIEST. He also chats with radio free-agent Abdul-Hakim Shabazz.
Aug 14, 2011
Matthew Socey and speical guest Sammy Terry will be on FILM SOCEYOLOGY discussing what's new in Cinemas.
Aug 07, 2011
Another week of a Socey-free show, THE FILM YAP discusses the latest PLANET OF THE APES film + the DVD release of RIO.
Jul 31, 2011
The Film Yap have invaded FILM SOCEYOLOGY again, filling in for Matthew Socey. However, Matthew did leave a recorded chat with Food Network's Chef Robert Irvine about his show RESTAURANT: IMPOSSIBLE and what films he has viewed recently. And, COWBOYS AND ALIENS
Jul 24, 2011
Matthew Socey reviews CAPTAIN AMERICA, the DVD release of POTICHE and replays his chat with THE ROOM's Tommy Wiseau.
Jul 17, 2011
The Film Yap takes over Film Soceyology while Matthew Socey directs Shakespeare to children. There will be a chat about the film everyone is talking about with that famous English boy...Christopher Robin.
Jul 10, 2011
Matthew Socey returns! He chats with co-worker Myke Perrey and Lisa Triffone (Indianapolis International Film Festival) discuss HORRIBLE BOSSES and TREE OF LIFE, the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of HOBO WITH A SHOTGUN and 13 ASSASSINS plus a preview of the IIFF.
Jul 04, 2011
THE FILM YAP have invaded FILM SOCEYOLOGY, while Matthew Socey directs a drama camp. Come hear opinions other than Matthew Socey's.
Jul 04, 2011
THE FILM YAP have invaded FILM SOCEYOLOGY, while Matthew Socey directs a drama camp. Come hear opinions other than Matthew Socey's.
Jul 04, 2011
THE FILM YAP have invaded FILM SOCEYOLOGY, while Matthew Socey directs a drama camp. Come hear opinions other than Matthew Socey's.
Jun 12, 2011
FIlm reviews and discussion.
Jun 05, 2011
Film reviews and commentary
May 30, 2011
Matthew Socey and Gina Wagner discuss THE HANGOVER 2, THE GREATEST MOVIE EVER SOLD, KUNG FU PANDA 2 and the bizarre suicide of an Academy Award winner.
May 22, 2011
Matthew Socey reviews PIRATES 4 and THE BEAVER plus the DVD/Blu-Ray release of THE MECHANIC. He also previews Midnight Madness at Keystone Art and the summer film series at the IMA.
May 15, 2011
Matthew Socey reviews the films DUMBSTRUCK and EVERYTHING MUST GO and the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of BLUE VALENTINE, THE ILLUSIONIST and NO STRINGS ATTACHED. Plus an interview with FREEDOM RIDERS director Stanley Nelson.
May 08, 2011
Matthew Socey, The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd and NUVO's Ed Johnson-Ott discuss THOR and other new releases, the DVD/Blu-Ray release of THE GREEN HORNET and THE DILEMMA, rules involving press screenings, various film related obits, summer previews and
May 01, 2011
Matthew Socey discusses the film CERTIFIED COPY and the DVD/Blu-Ray release of BLOW OUT. The Film Yap's Joe Shearer will review FAST FIVE. Both will talk with actor Rob Johansen about IRT's production of THE 39 STEPS and the films of Alfred Hitchcock.
Apr 24, 2011
Matthew Socey discusses the film POTICHE and the DVD/Blu-Ray release of THE KING'S SPEECH and RABBIT HOLE. There's an extended version of What is Coby Watching? Plus an appearance by one of Matthew's co-workers, Tracy Mitchell.
Apr 17, 2011
Matthew Socey pays tribute to director Sidney Lumet. First a Lumet chat with film critic Jeff Marker followed by an audio medley.
Apr 10, 2011
Matthew Socey and The Haunted Flower's Gina Wagner discuss the remake of ARTHUR, plus SOUL SURFER, HANNAH, YOUR HIGHNESS and BORN TO BE WILD. Plus the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of TRON:LEGACY and TAXI DRIVER. Matthew also interviews THE VINYL CAFE host Stuart McLean about the history and identity of Canadian cinema.
Apr 03, 2011
Matthew Socey speaks with IIFF's Lisa Triffone and Civic Theater's Megan McKinney about HOP, the DVD-Blu-Ray releases of BLACK SWAN (a lively debate), TANGLED and TOPSY-TURVY. Plus another edition of What is Coby Watching?
Mar 27, 2011
Matthew Socey spoke with filmmaker Greydon Clark author Mike White and Mondo Justin about this weekend's Horror Hound convention plus the trio discuss the film career of Elizabeth Taylor. Film Soceyology's Kids Film Correspondent Emma Socey chimes in about RANGO.
Mar 20, 2011
Matthew Socey and Gina Wagner discuss PAUL and LIMITLESS and the DVD/Blu-Ray release of THE FIGHTER. Plus a musical tribute to the director of the 1973 musical LOST HORIZON.
Mar 13, 2011
Matthew Socey reviews BATTLE: LOS ANGELES and the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of INSIDE JOB and MORNING GLORY. Plus a conversation with author Elmore Leonard about his books and ho his work has been treated in Hollywood. Plus another episode of WHAT IS COBY WATCHING? which will involve films based on Elmore Leonard novels.
Mar 06, 2011
Matthew Socey gives us his five day-old post Oscar recap plus a new interveiw with Food Network's Chef Robert Irvine.
Feb 27, 2011
Matthew Socey previews the Academy Awards with NPR's Neda Ulaby. Plus he reviews BARNEY'S VERSION and the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of DUE DATE, GET LOW, MEGAMIND and the re-release of SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS.
Feb 20, 2011
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Joe Shearer discuss the Academy Award nominated short films and CEDAR RAPIDS, the DVD/Blu-Ray releases of UNSTOPPABLE, YOU WILL MEET A TALL DARK STRANGER and some classic Blu-ray releases. Plus a tribute to actor Kenneth Mars.
Feb 13, 2011
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd review the film BIUTIFUL, several DVD/BR releases including TAMARA DREWE and FOR COLORED GIRLS. Plus Matthew and producer Coby Slagle (of WHAT IS COBY WATCHING fame) discuss seeing THE ROOM and other midnight/cult films.
Feb 06, 2011
Matthew Socey interviews Tommy Wisseau, the writer/director/star of the cult classic THE ROOM. Plus Matthew reviews Mike Leigh's ANOTHER YEAR and another segment of WHAT IS COBY WATCHING?
Jan 30, 2011
Matthew Socey discusses the Academy Award nominations, reviews THE MECHANIC and the DVD/BR release of RED and SECRETARIAT. He also chats with Jim Arnold to preview Indy Wine Fest. Plus two of Matt's co-workers voice their opinions about BLACK SWAN.
Jan 23, 2011
Matthew Socey and actresses Jolene Mentink-Moffatt and Leah DeWalt (THE LAST NIGHT OF BALYHOO) catch up on recent films, the DVD/BR release of ANIMAL KINGDOM, LEBANON and BURIED, plus they discuss the ladies production.
Jan 16, 2011
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd discuss BLUE VALENTINE, RABBIT HOLE, THE GREEN HORNET and THE DILEMMA. Plus the DVD/Blu-Ray release of THE SOCIAL NETWORK and PIRANHA. Plus a tribute to film director Peter Yates.
Jan 09, 2011
Matthew Socey and WFYI's Myke Perrey discuss COUNTRY STRONG, SEASON OF THE WITCH and the DVD/BR release of MACHETE. They also pay tribute to actors Anne Francis and Pete Postlethwaite. Plus Matthew chats with Food Network Chef Robert Irvine.
Jan 03, 2011
Matthew Socey, Coby Slagle and Ben Traub discuss the new film version of TRUE GRIT, how it's better than the original and that you don't hate America for this opinion. They also discuss the DVD/BR release of SALT and WALL STREET: MONEY NEVER SLEEPS. The trio also discuss Christmas films, how A CHRISTMAS STORY is overrated and that you don't hate America for this opinion.
Jan 03, 2011
Matthew Socey and fellow critics Gina Wagner and Joe Shearer discuss THE KING'S SPEECH, the DVD/B release of THE AMERICAN and announce their best and worst films of 2010.
Dec 19, 2010
Matthew Socey and Gina Wagner review THE FIGHTER, TRON: LEGACY and TAMARA DREWE. Plus the DVD/BR releases of THE OTHER GUYS, THE TOWN and THE A-TEAM. They also announce the IFJA award winners. Plus a chat with documentary filmmaker Vinnie Manganello.
Dec 12, 2010
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd discuss BLACK SWAN, THE TOURIST and the DVD/BR releases of INCEPTION and SHREK 4. Plus they discuss Chris' new book and MPAA rating goofs.
Dec 05, 2010
Matthew Socey speaks with Mckinzie Roth and Mark Dubec (of The Mark & Mckinzie Show) about THE WARRIOR'S WAY and the DVD/BR release of THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE. Plus a tribute to Leslie Nielsen and Irvin Kirshner. There's also a cameo appearance by Melissa Davis giving her two cents on BURLESQUE.
Nov 28, 2010
Matthew Socey reviews LOVE & OTHER DRUGS, TANGLED, FASTER and the DVD/BR release of THE EXPENDABLES. Plus he pays tribute to actress Ingrid Pitt and shares a classic Billy Bob Thornton interview.
Nov 21, 2010
Matthew Socey chats with The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd and Joe Shearer about the latest HARRY POTTER, 127 Hours plus the DVD/BR releases of THE KIDS ARE ALL RIGHT and THE LAST AIRBENDER. Christopher has written a book on classic cinema. Joe recently interviewed Elmore Leonard. Matthew has a film bet with producer Coby Slagle.
Nov 14, 2010
Matthew reviews MORNING GLORY, LEBANON, INSIDE JOB and the DVDs of SCOTT PILGRIM VS. THE WORLD and GROWN-UPS. Plus a chat with Brian Pearce of the Wet Your Pants Comedy Film Festival and tributes to Jill Clayburgh and Dino DeLaurenttis.
Nov 07, 2010
Matthew and Haunted Flower host Gina Wagner review DUE DATE, the DVD release of TOY STORY 3 plus another segment of WHAT IS COBY WATCHING? Plus a musical interlude involving THE ROOM.
Oct 31, 2010
Matthew and actress Jolene Mentink-Moffatt discuss THE GIRL WHO KICKED THE HORNET'S NEST and the DVD/BD release of WINTER'S BONE, THE GIRL WHO PLAYED WITH FIRE and PATHS OF GLORY. Plus another episode of WHAT IS COBY WATCHING? Warning: this show contains more talk of Halloween candy and cooking than any film show really should.
Oct 24, 2010
Matthew and The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd discuss the Clint Eastwood film HEREAFTER, the Hilary Swank film CONVICTION plus the Blu-Ray release of APOCALYPSE NOW. There's a new segment of WHAT IS COBY WATCHING? The men also discuss the book MY YEAR OF FLOPS.
Oct 17, 2010
Matthew Socey reviews RED, the DVD release of I AM LOVE and previews the Heartland Film Festival. Plus an update on WHAT IS COBY WATCHING?
Oct 10, 2010
Matthew Socey and The FIlm Yap's CHristopher Lloyd discuss SECRETARIAT, NEVER LET ME GO, the DVDs of THE KARATE KID and the proper Blu-Ray release of GRINDHOUSE. Plus an update on WHAT IS COBY WATCHING?
Oct 03, 2010
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Joe Shearer discuss THE SOCIAL NETWORK, the DVDs of IRON MAN 2 and GET HIM TO THE GREEK plus paying tribute to Tony Curtis, Arthur Penn and Sally Menke among others in the film world that died this past week.
Sep 26, 2010
Matthew Socey discuses WALL STREET: MONEY NEVER SLEEPS, the musical BRAN NEU DAE (that's how it's spelled), WILD GRASS plus the DVD release of ROBIN HOOD and THE SECRET IN THEIR EYES. Plus film writer Mike White (not the CHUCK & BUCK guy) discusses the B-Movie Celebration in Franklin.
Sep 19, 2010
Matthew Socey and Myke Perrey discuss THE TOWN and the DVD/BR of PRINCE OF PERSIA and LETTERS TO JULIET, plus another edition of WHAT IS COBY WATCHING? They also pay tribute to actors Harold Gould and Kevin McCarthy.
Sep 14, 2010
Matthew Socey and WFYI co-worker Myke Perrey discuss ANMAL KINGDOM, remind people why MACHETE is fun, the DVD releases of SOLITARY MAN, MACGRUBER and KILLERS. Plus they discuss the non-DUKES OF HAZZARD career of James Best.
Sep 06, 2010
Matthew chats with The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd and Indianapolis International Film Festival's Lisa Triffone about MACHETE, THE AMERICAN and the DVD/BR release of HARRY BROWN.
Aug 30, 2010
Matthew Socey and co-worker Myke Perrey discuss FLIPPED and the DVDs of THE BACKUP PLAN and CITY ISLAND. Plus a chat with musician Tad Robinson about his music in films and his performance in the Steven Segal film UNDER SIEGE.
Aug 22, 2010
Matthew and IIFF's Lisa Triffone discuss THE SWITCH and the DVD release of THE LAST SONG (also reviewed by FS Kids Film Correspondant Emma Socey). Plus the introduction of the new segment WHAT IS COBY WATCHING?, created and inspired by producer Coby Slagle.
Aug 15, 2010
Matthew Socey and actress/director Priscilla Lindsay discuss THE EXPENDABLES and WINTER'S BONE plus they discuss her move from IRT to the University of Michigan.
Aug 09, 2010
The Film Yap's Joe Shearer and Chris Lloyd (it takes two to fill in for Matthew Socey) discuss THE OTHER GUYS, STEP UP 3D, THE WILDEST DREAM plus the DVDs of KICK-ASS and THE GHOST WRITER.
Aug 02, 2010
Guest host Joe Shearer discusses DINNER FOR SCHMUCKS and WINTER'S BONE plus the DVDs of CLASH OF THE TITANS and REPO MEN.
Jul 25, 2010
Matthew Socey with guests Brian Hartz, Jules Ryker and Sharon Rickson discuss SALT, THE KIDS ARE ALL RIGHT plus the DVDs of COP OUT and THE RUNAWAYS.
Jul 21, 2010
Matthew and The Film Yap's Joe Shearer discuss INCEPTION and THE GIRL WHO PLAYED WITH FIRE plus the DVDs of CHLOE and GREENBERG. Matthew also previews the Indianapolis International Film Festival with Lisa Triffone.
Jul 11, 2010
In an encore presentation, we listen back to Matthew's interviews with director Peter Bogdanovich, actress Connie Nielsen and writer Neil Gaiman.
Jul 06, 2010
Matthew and Indy Style TV's Mark Dubec discuss THE LAST AIRBENDER, CYRUS and TWILIGHT: ECLIPSE plus the DVDs of THE CRAZIES, PERCY JACKSON and HOT TUB TIME MACHINE.
Jun 27, 2010
Matthew Socey and film critic Jeff Marker discuss GROWN-UPS and MOTHER and CHILD, the DVD of GREEN ZONE plus Matt wonders why Jeff hates TOY STORY 3.
Jun 20, 2010
The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd and Joe Shearer (filling in for Matthew Socey) discuss TOY STORY 3, JONAH HEX, PLEASE GIVE, THE ULTIMATE WAVE: TAHITI plus the DVDs of BOOK OF ELI, YOUTH IN REVOLT and WHEN IN ROME.
Jun 14, 2010
The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd and Joe Shearer (subbing for Matthew) discuss THE A-TEAM, THE KARATE KID plus the DVDs of SHUTTER ISLAND and FROM PARIS WITH LOVE.
Jun 06, 2010
Matthew Socey and WFYI's Myke Perrey and Kristina Uland discuss SPLICE, the DVDs of ALICE IN WONDERLAND and THE WOLFMAN, plus a tribute to Dennis Hopper.
May 23, 2010
Matthew and Myke Perrey discuss MACGRUBER, the DVDs of THE MESSENGER, INVICTUS and EXTRAORDINARY MEASURES. Plus Matthew and Myke explain to producer Coby Slagle the history and signifigance of Spaghetti Westerns.
May 16, 2010
Matthew Socey and WFYI's Myke Perrey discuss THE SECRET IN THEIR EYES, ROBIN HOOD, LETTERS TO JULIET, the DVDs of EDGE OF DARKNESS, LEGION and DAYBREAKERS. Plus tributes to Lynn Redgrave and Lena Horne.
May 10, 2010
Matthew will be reviewing IRON MAN 2 and the DVDs of the musical NINE, Frances Ford Coppola's TETRO and the Amy Adams comedy LEAP YEAR. Plus a chat with writer Neil Gaiman (CORALINE, STARDUST) and a tribute to actress Lynn Redgrave.
May 02, 2010
Apr 26, 2010
Matthew and actor Robert Neal discuss THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO, the DVDs of CRAZY HEART, THE LOVELY BONES, THE YOUNG VICTORIA and Shakespeare films.
Apr 21, 2010
Apr 18, 2010
Matthew, The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd (with special appearance by Kids Film Correspondant Emma Socey) will discuss A PROPHET, CLASH OF THE TITANS (new and original) and THE LAST SONG, plus the DVDs of SHERLOCK HOLMES and AN EDUCATION. Plus Matthew and Christopher wonder if John Forsythe will make the Oscar's death montage next year.
Apr 18, 2010
Mar 28, 2010
Matthew speaks with The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd and Joe Shearer about HOT TUB TIME MACHINE, CHLOE, HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON and the DVDs of THE AFRICAN QUEEN, THE BLIND SIDE, BROTHERS and THE MEN WHO STARE AT GOATS. Plus they pay tribute to Robert Culp and the show AT THE MOVIES.
Mar 21, 2010
Matthew and Richard Propes review REPO MEN, THE BOUNTY HUNTER, the DVDs of HACHI, PRINCESS & THE FROG and ARMORED. Plus they pay tribute to Peter Graves and Fess Parker.
Mar 15, 2010
Matthew and WFYI's Myke Perry and Melissa Davis discuss GREEN ZONE, the DVDs of UP IN THE AIR, PRECIOUS and BOONDOCK SAINTS 2 plus recap the Academy Awards.
Mar 07, 2010
Matthew and members of the Indiana Film Journalists Association and the Indianapolis International Film Festival discuss ALICE IN WONDERLAND and THE GHOPT WRITER, the DVDs of PONYO, WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE and 2012. Plus they preview the Academy Awards.
Feb 28, 2010
Matthew reviews COP OUT, the DVDs of THE INFORMANT!, THE DAMNED UNITED, EVERYBODY'S FINE, THE SEPTEMBER ISSUE and THE BOX. Plus he chatted with writer Mary Anne Barothy about hanging with Doris Day.
Feb 21, 2010
Matthew and WFYI's Myke Perrey chat about SHUTTER ISLAND, THE LAST STATION and the Oscar nominated Live Action and Animated Shorts. Plus the DVDs of BLACK DYNAMITE, GOOD HAIR, LAW ABIDING CITIZEN and the power of the 1980s slob comedy THE HOLLYWOOD KNIGHTS.
Feb 14, 2010
Matthew reviews THE WOLFMAN, the DVDs of A SERIOUS MAN, THE STEPFATHER and COUPLES RETREAT plus a chat with WFYI's Stacey Stuteville and producer Melissa Davis about rom-com characters who don't deserve love.
Feb 07, 2010
Matthew Socey and The Film Yap's Christopher Lloyd and Joe Shearer discuss the films DEAR JOHN , FROM PARIS WITH LOVE, John Woo's RED CLIFF and the DVDs of AMELIA, ZOMBIELAND and LOVE HAPPENS. PLsu they discuss the Academy Award nominations.
Jan 31, 2010
Matthew Socey reviews EDGE OF DARKNESS, the DVDs of BRIGHT STAR and WHIP IT. He also interviews director Peter Bogdanovich and Jim Arnold, owner of Khan's Fine Wines & Spirits.
Jan 17, 2010
Matthew Socey and Nick Rogers review THE LOVELY BONES, A SINGLE MAN and THE BOOK OF ELI, the DVDs of THE HURT LOCKER, IN THE LOOP, MOON, HALLOWEEN II, I CAN DO BAD ALL BY MYSELF and discuss Nick's year-long film project.
Jan 10, 2010
Matthew and NUVO's Ed Johnson-Ott discuss LEAP YEAR, YOUTH IN REVOLT, the DVD of CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS, plus they discuss the best/worst films of 2009.
Jan 04, 2010
Matthew replays three of his favorite interviews from FILM SOCEYOLOGY'S first season. Actors F. Murray Abraham and Doug Jones plus NPR's Linda Wertheimer.
Dec 28, 2009
Matthew Socey flies solo on Christmas Day reviewing UP IN THE AIR, NINE, IT'S COMPLICATED and THE YOUNG VICTORIA. Plus the DVDs of DISTRICT 9, 500 DAYS OF SUMMER, EXTRACT, IT MIGHT GET LOUD and ALL ABOUT STEVE. He also defends his stance on A CHRISTMAS STORY.
Dec 21, 2009
Matthew Socey and fellow film critic Chris Lloyd discuss AVATAR, THE ROAD, the DVDs of INGLORIOUS BASTERDS, THE HANGOVER, TAKING WOODSTOCK and the first ever IFJA awards.
Dec 13, 2009
Matthew reviews THE PRINCESS & THE FROG and the DVD releases of JULIE & JULIA, PUBLIC ENEMIES and HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE. FILM SOCEYOLOGY'S Kids Film Correspondant Emma Socey speaks with Matthew about PRINCESS, JULIA and the wonders of Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Rifftrax.
Dec 06, 2009
Matthew reviews EVERYBODY'S FINE, the DVD of TERMINATOR: SALVATION and chats with Myke Perry and producer Melissa Davis about the best/worst film lists of the '00s from The Onion.
Nov 22, 2009
Matthew reviews PRECIOUS, the DVD releases of STAR TREK, BRUNO and MY SISTER'S KEEPER. Plus a tribute to actor Edward Woodward.
Nov 15, 2009
Matthew reviews 2012 and catches up with THE DAMNED UNITED and A SERIOUS MAN, plus the DVDs of UP and THE UGLY TRUTH. He also chats with Mark Harper, director of the Indy LGBT Film Festival, about the weekend's festivities.
Nov 08, 2009
Matthew reviews A CHRISTMAS CAROL, the DVDs of THE TAKING OF PLEHAM 123, GI JOE, FOOD, INC. and ALIENS IN THE ATTIC. Plus he chats with NPR's Linda Wertheimer.
Nov 01, 2009
Matthew will be reviewing the documentary IT MIGHT GET LOUD, discuss the timing of the Michael Jackson film THIS IS IT. Plus the DVDs of ORPHAN and WHATEVER WORKS and a chat with local filmmaker Joe Leavell.
Oct 26, 2009
Matthew reviews AMELIA and highlights of The Heartland Film Festival. Plus reviews of the DVDs of TRANSFORMERS and CHERI and pays tributes to actors who recently died.
Oct 18, 2009
Matthew Socey reviews WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE, the documentary YOO HOO MRS. GOLDBERG, the DVDs DRAG ME TO HELL and THE PROPOSAL. He also discusses The Heartland Film Festival and director Stephen P. Neary (whose film CHICKEN COWBOY is at Heartland).
Oct 11, 2009
Matthew reviews the documentary EARTH DAYS and the DVDs of ANVIL!, YEAR ONE and MY LIFE IN RUINS. Plus he talks with Peggy Monson about this year's Heartland Film Festival.
Oct 04, 2009
Matthew Socey reviews CAPITALISM: A LOVE STORY, ZOMBIELAND, WHIP IT, the DVDs AWAY WE GO and MONSTERS VS. ALIENS. Plus Matthew, producer Melissa Davis and Myke Perrey discuss the worst films of the '00s.
Sep 27, 2009
Matthew Socey speaks with Academy Award winning actor F. Murray Abraham and reviews THE SEPTEMBER ISSUE plus the DVDs OBSERVE AND REPORT and THE GHOSTS OF GIRLFRIEND'S PAST.
Sep 20, 2009
Matthew Socey reviews THE INFORMANT!, LOVE HAPPENS and the DVD release of WOLVERINE. He pays tribute to The Swayze, Henry Gibson, Mary Travers, Larry Gelbart and chats with Matthew Altizer of Owl Studios to preview Indy Jazz Fest.