Stephen Robles

Stephen Robles

Originally from New York, lover of classical music, now turned video and podcast creator.

Appears in 234 Episodes

Disenchanted (2022)

Can the incredible vocal ability of Amy Adams and Idina Menzel save this direct-to-streaming sequel to the hit movie, Enchanted? Turns out, maybe not. But we hit the g...

Spirited (2022)

Good afternoon! Ryan Reynolds makes his singing debut alongside the eternal Elf, Will Ferrel, in this Apple TV+ original: Spirited! We sing and dance our way through m...

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power (2022)

With the largest budget ever for a TV show, can The Rings of Power live up to the hype?? Find out as we review the Amazon Prime original series with Nate, Stephen, Cec...

Oblivion (2013)

Returning guest Jordan Robles stands in for Nate as we review the 2013 sci-fi movie starring Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman: Oblivion! Are we an effective team?•  Obliv...

Why We Love Movies: A Retrospect

Nate and Stephen take a moment before the big 200th episode to reflect on their past and what made them love movies. We visit Blockbuster video, early Disney classics,...

Dear Evan Hansen (2021)

How does a Tony Award-wining broadway musical translate into a movie? We wade through an inordinate amount of makeup and awkward musical numbers to review Dear Evan Ha...

Non-Stop (2014)

How many action movies will Liam Neeson make before they lose their luster? How many times do you have to eat cheesecake before you get tired of that? Exactly. We go b...

Uncharted (2022)

Is Tom Holland the next big action star? Does Mark Wahlberg have a Boston accent in this movie? And what would Nate and Stephen do with buried treasure? Find out as we...

The Gray Man (2022)

What if the algorithm could make a movie? You know, the kind of thing we don’t want others to know we watch, but since we can’t hide our viewing habits from the algori...

The Matrix Resurrections

Almost 20 years later, we return to the Matrix with Neo, Trinity, and King George! Wait, that’s Agent Smith. Can a movie live up to two decades of hype?? Find out as w...

Severance (2022)

Can a TV show actually be riveting when most of the on-screen time is spent walking down hallways?? Apparently, yes. We review the first season of this Apple TV+ origi...

Thor: Love and Thunder

If two screaming goats steal the show, was the rest of the movie all that great? Find out as returning guest Jordan Robles stands in for Nate as we review Thor: Love a...

Doctor Strange Redux: Infinity Version

We’re not sure which is more off the rails, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, or this podcast episode. Nate finally watched Doctor Strange 2 and we go all t...

Moonfall (2022)

🌖 Let’s be honest, this movie is bonkers. We have a high tolerance for disaster movies on MOTS, and will accept wild premises barely linked to reality. But THIS movie…...

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022)

How scary is this movie anyway? Stephen tries to prepare Nate for all the jump scares, and we get down to what really matters: how much is Rachel McAdams in this movie...

The 355 (2022)

Can the incredible cast of this movie save the predictable plot and terrible script? Is saying the word “cyber” in a 2022 movie even acceptable? Find out as review, Th...

West Side Story (2021)

Will this 2021 remake of the beloved classic, West Side Story hold up? We sing, we dance, we make a startling discovery about Nate’s childhood basement, and our Top 5 ...

CODA (2021)

Winner of the Best Picture Oscar, CODA is a heartwarming story with incredible representation! Nate and Stephen highlight all the things they love about this movie, ex...

Twenty-Six Cameras: The Aviator (2004) with Merlin Mann

Special guest Merlin Mann joins the show to review the 2004 Howard Hughes biopic: The Aviator! We look at all the blueprints, hit romance corner, and try to understand...

The Adam Project (2022)

Ryan Reynolds in a heist movie? Done. Ryan Reynolds in a video game movie? Done. Ryan Reynolds in a time travel movie? That’s exactly what you get in today’s episode a...

The Batman (2022)

This isn't your 1960's shark repellant Batman, this is THE Batman. We get into the nitty gritty of Gotham City, Batman as detective, romance corner, and more!Where The...

Free Guy (2021)

Celebrity henley showdown, how to pronounce “sentient,” and Stephen wheeze-laughs for a full minute on this episode as we review the 2021 movie: Free Guy!•  Metaverse ...

Red Notice (2021)

What happens when three charismatic actors make a heist movie for Netflix? Is it sacrilege to call Dwayne Johnson “DJ”? Find out as we review the 2021 Netflix original...

Swan Song (2021)

What if Apple launched a new subscription service where a healthy clone could take the place of your terminally ill relative but you would never know the difference? W...

No Time to Die (2021)

For 15 years Daniel Craig has carried the mantle of James Bond, but did he stick the landing? This week, we review No Time to Die, not to be confused with Die Another ...

Cloud Atlas (2012) with Adam Lisagor

Special guest Adam Lisagor joins us this episode as we review the ambitious and fascinating film, Cloud Atlas!Listen to Adam on the All Consuming podcastFollow Adam on...

Encanto (2021)

Can the magical songwriting of Lin-Manuel Miranda carry this film to greatness? Which one of our hosts is literally Luisa? And does this Disney plot stick the landing?...

Don’t Look Up (2021)

If a comet threatened all life on Earth as we know it, would anyone care? Would it become an issue of politics? Would influencers keep influencing? On this episode we ...

Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021)

A special Christmas Eve episode as we dive into the multiverse and review Spider-Man: No Way Home! We even did a VIDEO version so you can see all the side eye and smir...

Elf (2003)

Does this Will Ferrell classic stand the test of time? Is Katy Perry in this movie? And what exactly is "Christmas Spirit"? Special guest Jason Aten joins the MOTS cre...

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