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A film still from 'Gremlins 2: The New Batch' (1990). Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, and Gizmo

Gremlins 2: The New Batch

This week we are graced by the presence of the inimitable Leonard Maltin. He’s on the show to talk about the 30th anniversary of Gremlins 2: The New Batch. Leonard tells the truly hilarious story of how he ended up getting eaten by Gremlins in the sequel film. He also talks about wielding his power as the Entertainment Tonight movie critic to get more boxes of a beloved discontinued cereal. Plus, we answer a question from the Who Shotline about what movie we’d like to see “Rocky Horror-fied.” And, as always, we’ve got staff picks.

Staff Picks:
Ify – Train to Busan
Drea – The Long Dumb Road
Alonso – The Glass Menagerie
Leonard – Sing Street

With Ify Nwadiwe, Drea Clark, Alonso Duralde, Leonard Maltin

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  • Leonard Maltin

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A movie podcast that isn’t just a bunch of straight white dudes. Comedian Ify Nwadiwe is joined by film producer Drea Clark and film critic Alonso Duralde for a fast, funny, flight through film. Maximum Film! is news, reviews and in-depth insight, beamed directly into your ears every week.

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