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WBEZ 91.5 offers over 560,000 listeners each week a wide variety of programs from news and public affairs to music and arts.  Chicago Public Media produces such distinctive and innovative programming as This American Life, Eight Forty-Eight, Sound Opinions, Worldview and Vocalo.org. WBEZ is the only Chicago area member station of NPR®, producers of Morning Edition® and All Things Considered®. We also broadcast programming distributed by Public Radio International and American Public Media as well as from many other national and international program sources.

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Caption: Alicia Vikander in 'Ex Machina'
Hop aboard the Filmspotting double decker bus for a tour of the movies' most famous and beloved homes... beloved by the hosts, anyway. Inspired by ...

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  • Added: Apr 24, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Ben Stiller and NaomI Watts in 'While We're Young'
With Adam and Josh trading in their sensible family sedans for a pair of matching convertibles, their wives suggested they reveal their Top 5 Midli...

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  • Added: Apr 17, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: From 'Furious 7'
Having gone from "Furious" novices to completists in the past couple of weeks, Josh and Adam are all revved up to discuss the latest installment, "...

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  • Added: Apr 10, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Maika Monroe in 'It Follows'
Coming to you from an old, abandoned orphanage... Adam and guest host Michael Phillips discuss "It Follows," the new indie horror movie that has ga...

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  • Added: Apr 03, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: 'The Breakfast Club'
If Josh is "The Brain," what does that make Adam – Vice Principal Vernon? Filmspotting commemorates the 30th anniversary of John Hughes' classic "T...

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  • Added: Mar 27, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Lily James stars in Kenneth Branagh's version of 'Cinderella'
As a director, Kenneth Branagh has done Shakespeare, Mary Shelley and Marvel. But how does he handle Disney? Josh and Adam discuss "Cinderella" wit...

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  • Added: Mar 20, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Joshua Burge in Joel Potrykus' film, 'Buzzard'
Bill Murray vs. Tilda Swinton... Emma Stone vs. Sam Rockwell... Just a couple of the first-round matchups in Filmspotting Madness, a month-long bat...

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  • Added: Mar 13, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Agatha Weiss in David Cronenberg's 'Maps to the Stars'
How do you celebrate 10 years of talking about movies? You talk about the ones you’re embarrassed you’ve never seen, of course. Adam and Josh confe...

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  • Added: Mar 06, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Taika Waititi in the mockumentary, 'What We Do in the Shadows'
With the release of the new mock documentary "What We Do in the Shadows" about a trio of New Zealand Vampires, Adam and Josh share their Top 5 Mock...

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  • Added: Feb 27, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan in '50 Shades of Grey'
Do Adam and Josh's "singular tastes" include an appreciation for the much-hyped adaptation of E.L. James' "Fifty Shades of Grey"? Join them in the ...

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  • Added: Feb 20, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Filmspotting's Oscar picks
With the divisive "American Sniper" a surprise awards season success, Filmspotting takes a trip back a couple of decades -- back to the mythic Old ...

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  • Added: Feb 13, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis in the Wachowski siblings' 'Jupiter Ascending'
Holed up in the Canadian Ambassador's residence waiting for Ben Affleck to save them, Josh and Adam share their Top 5 Rescue Scenes. Plus, a review...

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  • Added: Feb 06, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption:  Chris Hemsworth in Michael Mann's 'Blackhat'
Blackhat is a bona fide critical and box office bomb... But its director, Michael Mann, made "Thief," "The Insider" and "Heat," so Josh and Adam ar...

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  • Added: Jan 30, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Bradley Cooper in 'American Sniper'
It's a (woefully civil) showdown over Clint Eastwood's "American Sniper," plus thoughts on the (woefully misguided) Oscar nominations, and Josh and...

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  • Added: Jan 23, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: David Oyelowo as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in 'Selma'
With the future of humanity depending on them, Josh and Adam recorded this episode from inside a time-traveling telephone booth in order to compile...

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  • Added: Jan 16, 2015
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Timothy Spall in Mike Leigh's 'Mr. Turner'
The Oscars are still more than a month away, but Filmspotting's ballots are in for the Best Performances of 2014. Plus, a review of Mike Leigh's "M...

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  • Added: Jan 09, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
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To help ring in 2015, we bring you a rebroadcast of Adam and Josh's review of this year's most talked about film, Richard Linklater's "Boyhood." Th...

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  • Added: Jan 02, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Ellar Coltrane in Richard Linklater's 'Boyhood'
Somehow "Left Behind" didn't make the cut in Part 1 of Filmspotting's Top 10 Films of 2014. But there are five picks remaining and four critics – i...

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  • Added: Dec 25, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Scene from 'Force Majeure'
10-9-8-7-6... It's part one of Filmspotting's Top 10 Films of 2014 countdown, featuring special guests Michael Phillips from the Chicago Tribune an...

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  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Joaquin Phoenix in Paul Thomas Anderson's 'Inherent Vice'
What was the best shot of 2014? How about the best performances by actors we take granted? Before they get to their top picks of the year in the co...

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  • Added: Dec 12, 2014
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 6