Videodrone Episode 10 – Overground Film Festival

This week we recap the red hot action that was the Tulsa Overground Film Festival, what we loved, what we didn’t as well as some sound bytes and music from the after party featuring New Orleans very own #KateyRed.

Then we recap the lackluster Summer Box Office and posit the question: Was it a lack of quality or an abundance of similarity? Find out.

Show Notes:

Intros: 00:00

Tulsa Overground Recap: 01:00

Interview With Katey Red: 35:00

Box Office Slump: 43:00

Overground Highlights

Friday Films

That BEAT:

We Will Live Again:

road kill zoo:

All’s Fair:

Saturday Films



MIAMI 1996:


Sunday Films




THE HIGH FIVE:…ntion-glenn-burke/

Box Office Slump Articles:…aused-728367

Videodrone Episode 9 – Far Western

Show Notes:

Today we are joined by James Payne and Matt Leach, the filmmakers behind Far Western, a music-fueled, character-driven documentary film about Japan’s history and obsession with American country music that is currently in production.

They discuss the subject of their unique documentary as well as their active Kickstarter campaign.

About the Filmmakers:

Matt Leach: Matt is a filmmaker whose work has played at SXSW, On MTV and MTV2, he has been a producer and director at This Land Press and most recently he produced the documentary This May Be The Last Time directed by Sterlin Harjo.

James Payne: James is a man of many credits and skills, A Producer, Director, Sound Mixer, he’s produced many films including Okie Noodling, Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo, and Winnebago Man, he’s also directed The independent Lens Documentary The Creek runs Red.

Contribute to their film here:
check out the film website here: or

Videodrone Episode 8 – The Knick & Anticipated Fall Movies

This week, We discuss the new Cinemax TV series The Knick, Steven Soderbergh’s pseudo-return from retirement, as well as some of our most anticipated fall movies. Also, healthy and back in the saddle, Joe share’s his top 5 Robin Williams performances.

Show Notes:

Chapter Guide:
Open & Joe’s Top 5 Robin Williams Performances: 00:00
The Knick Discussion & Steven Soderbergh: 11:41
Anticipated Fall Movies: 43:37

Steven Soderbergh’s State of Cinema speech:

Watch The Knick episode 1 online:

Anticipated Movies Trailers

Gone Girl:
Left Behind:
Dear White People:
Men, Women & Children:

Videodrone Episode 7 – Sterlin Harjo

This week we have filmmaker Sterlin Harjo sitting in with us. We discuss his filmography to date, the challenges of making films in Oklahoma and some of his favorite memories from attending the Sundance Film Festival. He also joins in as we list our Top 5 favorite Robin Williams performances and finally we discuss Richard Linklater’s highly anticipated Boyhood.

Show Notes:

1. 00:00 – Conversation with Sterlin Harjo
2. 47:20 – Robin Williams Top 5 performances
3. 1:08:00 – Boyhood Discussion

Videodrone Episode 6 – Josh Emanuel

This week we talk with Filmmaker Josh Emanuel, who gained notoriety for his submission to the ABCs Of Death anthology film; M is For Mario, and it’s life after submitting. He also discusses his frequent visits to Austin’s Fantastic Fest, Harry Knowles annual Butt-Numb-A-Thon as well as his appreciation for Paul W.S. Anderson films.

Show Notes: M is For Mario: M is for Mario: from Hardly Sound: on Vimeo:

Armond White review:

Videodrone Episode 5 – Crawl Or Die

This week we welcome special guests Oklahoma Ward and Nicole Alonso, creators behind the Made In Oklahoma film Crawl Or Die. Our guests discuss a wide range of topics; Filming in OK, the current state of our industry, influences, and Oklahoma’s single most important advice to filmmakers.

Videodrone Episode 4 – Trailer Talk

This week’s episode, The guys sit down to discuss a couple hot new trailers. Sam-Taylor Johnson’s adaptation of 50 Shades of Grey and the highly praised comic-con trailer for Mad Max Fury Road. There’s a few rabbit holes as well.

Stay tuned later this week we’ll have a special podcast interview with Local filmmaker Oklahoma Ward where we discuss his indie thriller Crawl Or Die ( which premieres in Tulsa this Saturday.

Leftovers and A Most Wanted Man: Videodrone Episode 3.1
This week we’ve got a doozy. A 2-part episode. That’s how much we’ve got to talk about.

In our first part we discuss Damon Lindelof’s new HBO Series The Leftovers, Then we discuss one of Philip Seymour Hoffman’s final performances in Anton Corbijn’s A Most Wanted Man, an adaptation of the John Le Carre novel of the same name, then we conclude with our top 5 Philip Seymour Hoffman performances.

Stay tuned for episode 3.2 later this week where we discuss the new 50 Shades Of Grey trailer and Zach Braff’s kickstarter-funded film Wish I Was Here.

SHOW NOTES and times:

00:10 – Intros

1:00 – The Leftovers Discussion –

The HBO series Revolves around mysterious disappearances, world-wide, and specifically follows a group of people who are left behind in the suburban community of Mapleton. They must begin to rebuild their lives after the loss of more than 100 people.

40:00 We Discuss Anton Corbijn’s A most wanted man –

1:08:00 – Philip Seymour Hoffman top 5s

Wrap up

Apes and Immigrants – Videodrone Tulsa Episode 2

In this weeks episode we talk about the updated seating at Tulsa’s AMC Southroads Theaters, then jump into some Trailer talk discussing David Fincher’s upcoming Gone Girl. Next, War Is Coming as we discuss Matt Reeves’ Dawn Of The Planet of the Apes and conclude with a discussion of James Gray’s The Immigrant which has just landed on Netflix Watch Instant.


Charles Elmore, Josh Kline, Chuck Foxen and Joe O’Shansky

Show Notes:

Matt Cauthron – associate publisher, The Tulsa Voice

Gone Girl Trailer

The Immigrant on Watch Instant

This…. Is Videodrone!

The Videodrone Podcast is an ongoing conversation about Movies and TV with film critic Joe O’Shansky, TV Critic Josh Kline, Circle Cinema’s Chuck Foxen and Host Charles Elmore.

In our premiere episode, we talk about Snowpiercer, the allegorical Sci-Fi film from Bong Joon Ho, Roger Ebert’s impact on film criticism and the new documentary about his Life, Itself, then we dive down the rabbit hole of Arthouse vs VOD and wrap-up with a lively discussion of Ti West’s new film The Sacrament.

Our contributors are Joe O’Shansky, film critic for The Tulsa Voice, Josh Kline, TV Critic for the Tulsa Voice, Chuck Foxen with the Circle Cinema and Host Charles Elmore.

Like us on Facebook:
and visit us at for updates and episodes.
Also be on the lookout for us in iTunes and other podcatcher software.