The On Cinema Timeline

Season 5, Episode 5

'Guardians of the Galaxy' and 'Get On Up'

Episode At A Glance
Original Air Date


Movies & Reviews

Get on Up

Director: Tate Taylor

Year: 2014     Run Time: 139 min

A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.

Tim's Review

I loved this movie. I didn't know anything about James Brown. It's not my kind of music. I don't like...BB King is about as black as I get. And Darius Rucker.

5 Bags of Popcorn

Gregg's Review

I think it was a very very excellent movie, and if you gave his life 5 bags of popcorn then you're gonna have to give the movie 5 bags of popcorn and that's what I'm doing here today

5 Bags of Popcorn, 1 CD of James Brown's Greatest Hits


Guardians of the Galaxy

Director: James Gunn

Year: 2014     Run Time: 121 min

A group of intergalactic criminals are forced to work together to stop a fanatical warrior from taking control of the universe.

Gregg's Review

I liked the movie a lot. I'm glad I could SEE it, and that makes all the difference.

5 Bags of Popcorn, 1 Cane for the Blind

Tim's Review

It was so different from your normal Superman, Batman, etc. It sounded great.

5 Bags of Popcorn, 2 Sodas

On Cinema On Location
This is the spot where John Denver's car fills with rain - it's literally raining inside the car. A very cool scene in "Oh, God".

Oh, God!

Director: Carl Reiner

Year: 1977     Run Time: 98 min

When God appears to an assistant grocery manager as a good natured old man, the Almighty selects him as his messenger for the modern world.

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