Episode 47- Justin Welborn vs The Hordes- THE SIGNAL (2007) & DANCE OF THE DEAD (2008)

After a prolonged hiatus, we are back to our normal operating day. Pardon our dust, mind the gap, thank you for your patience, and all of that. Things that are discussed in this episode: First and foremost, we have the phenomenal actor Justin Welborn, showcasing a range from the comically absurd to white hot tension […]

Episode 46- The Final Reckoning With Cameron Maris- Oscar Special Part 2

It’s still that time of year, again. When some of the best and brightest artists working in the medium of film, keep scrabbling and vying for the attention of a tiny little naked bald man who’s holding a sword in front of his man-business. Matt and Trevor, the usual suspects at the cafe of our […]

Episode 45: Oscars and EGOTs With Cameron L. Maris- 2017 Oscar Special Part 1

It’s that time of year again. When some of the best and brightest artists working in the medium of film, scrabble and vie for the attention of a tiny little naked bald man who’s holding a sword in front of his man-business. Matt and Trevor, the usual pair of Nighthawks that haunt the cafe of […]

Episode 44- Punchin’ Nazis with THE DIRTY DOZEN

Lee Marvin Ernest Borgnine Most of you are already in at this point. Lee Marvin and Ernest Borgnine are definitely a performance dream team, and that bill alone would be worth the price of admission. But, let’s keep going… Charles Bronson (American actor, not British Criminal) Telly Savalas Donald Sutherland. You’re fully on board now. […]

Nighthawks Podcast Episode 43- NETWORK

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Episode 42- Asian Kaiju, Greasy Stranglers, and Ugandan Cinema

After successfully booting… Then booting… Then booting… Then rallying, we’re back with the second half of our FANTASTIC FEST coverage. Too much action for only two episodes. Stay tuned this week, for more episodes featuring Matt and Trevor talking about the movies (and television shows) that you should be looking forward to in the weeks […]

WESTWORLD, ASH VS. EVIL DEAD, and TERRY TEO- Television Invasion at Fantastic Fest

There’s simply no denying it. Even the most jaded television consumer has to admit that the medium is entering, if not a new golden age, a new high plateau. One can almost trace a line of strong television storytelling starting with HBO’s BAND OF BROTHERS and DEADWOOD and follow it on to more contemporary shows […]