A24 horror and Blumhouse RoboCop storm the cinema and the OV Boyz are here to tell you how to spend your hard earned money (or maybe just your daily MoviePass screening allotment).Read More
Inhale. Feel the energy of a disgraced film critic returning to the internet. Exhale. Listen to the OV crew try to figure out why he's reviewing films again. Once your mind is in a tranquil state, continue to listen for reviews of Annihilation, Game Night and the latest episodes of 9-1-1.
Optimism Vaccine is hip! with it! Tapped into the Zeitgeist! We saw Arrival; the cerebral sci-fi critical darling of 2016 starring Amy Adams. Not to be confused with that 90s movie where fat Charlie Sheen listens to SPACE RADIO. We also talk about piss theaters, the latest zero percenter on rotten tomatoes and swap tales of drunk people puking and fighting during movies.Read More
In classic Optimism Vaccine fashion, Steve K, Steve C and Jake wrap up Canuxploitation month a solid two weeks late. But hey, who's counting? This is Trump's America now. We need to savor the flavor of Canadian weirdness for as long as possible. Tune-in for an in-depth discussion of the newly resurrected shot-on-video classic, Phobe: The Xenophobic Experiment and the greatest story ever told about a shirtless hair metal singer fighting demons, Rock n' Roll Nightmare. The boys also try to make sense of Things which, as far as they can tell, is just a movie about making sandwiches. So come on! Get caught in a tailspin, baby!Read More