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Are you a movie watcher or are you a show connoisseur? If you’re like us, we love to watch the newest buzz-worthy flicks on the latest streaming platforms and then talk about them with our friends.

Are you currently watching the latest episodes of “Good Girls” on Netflix, the movie “Parasite” on Hulu, or the best documentary on Peacock, “I Am Big Bird?” Regardless of the platform that you’re watching on, The Vegas’ Film Critic, Jeffrey K. Howard, sits down with The Mike & Carla Morning Show each week to talk about what’s hot and what’s not in the film industry. From box office hits to the shows that are trending, we go over what to look out for when searching for your next feature to add to your watch list. The conversation is kept honest and real, so scroll down to get the latest 411.

Find Out More About Jeffrey K. Howard:

Vegas native, Jeffrey K. Howard, is a broadcast film critic and journalist who started his journey at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas with dual degrees in Film and Communications. His first big gig started on a half-hour Siskel and Elbert-type TV show called, “The Movie Show.” The show gathered traction and became very successful around the university network which consisted of 150 college stations around the U.S. and Europe.

Howard created a production company called, Civilized Society Productions. The production company created an Emmy Award weekly television program, “The Movie Guys Presents” for KVVU, Fox 5, and its newcast. He has provided some notable print film reviews for The Las Vegas Weekly, The Las Vegas Sun, and television packages for many well-known television networks. He is also the founder and president of the local non-profit, Las Vegas Film Critics Society, which is dedicated to the advancement and preservation of film. You can find out more about Jeffrey K. Howard HERE.

  • Our Must Watch Pick For This Weekend Is "Murder Mystery 2" On Netflix

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops in to give us the latest reviews on new titles out this weekend in the theaters and at home on streaming services! Out pick for this weekend is “Murder Mystery 2” on Netflix! Carla was not a fan of the first but hopefully the sequel will change her mind! Adam Sandler and Jennifer Anniston team up again for an even more action packed sequel!

    “Murder Mystery 2” On Netflix

    “Spinning Gold: The History of Casablanca Records”

    “Dungeons And Dragons” In Theaters

    “Secret of Sulphur Springs Season 3” Disney Plus

    “Assassin” Bruce Willis’ Last Film

  • This Week's Must Watch Flick This Week Is "John Wick 4!"

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops by to give us his reviews on the latest releases out this weekend on the Big Screen and at home on streaming services!

    John Wick 4″ In Theaters

    “The Night Agent” on Netflix
    “Up Here”
    “The Big Door”
    Disney’s “Saturdays”
  • This Weeks Must Watch Title is DC Universes "Shazam! Fury Of The Gods"

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard checks in with the latest releases to watch this weekend on the big screen and at home!

    “Shazam! Fury of the Gods” in Theaters

    “Lucky Hank” on AMC

    “Agent Elvis” on Netflix

    “Ted Lasso” Season 3 on AppleTV Plus

  • This Weeks Must Watch Movie Is "Creed III"

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops by to review the latest titles to watch on the big screen and streaming services! The big movie out this weekend is “Creed III” with Michael B. Jordan! That’s our must watch title this weekend!

    Plus Jeff reviews these titles and gives a bonus review for “Cocaine Bear!”

    Creed 3

    History of the World Pt 2 on Hulu

    Mandolorian Season 3 on Disney +

    Chris Rock

  • M&C's Must Watch For The Big Game Weekend Is "Magic Mike's Las Dance" In Theaters

    Every Friday Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard checks in with his latest reviews of titles on the big screen and on streaming services! This weeks pick is “Magic Mike’s Last Dance” in theaters. Channing Tatum is back for one last round of the male review movies! Joined with Salma Hayek! Get Jeff’s review on the film plus other reviews of titles to watch this weekend!

    “Magic Mikes Last Dance” in Theaters

    “Titanic 25th Anniversary” in Theaters

    “Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur” Disney Channel

    “Impractical Jokers” TruTV/TBS

     

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    Check out his an interview he did with Teagan Croft and Jessica Watson from the Netflix Original Movie, “True Spirit”. A true story about a 16-year old girl from Australia, who became the youngest person to sail around the world solo!

     

  • M&C's Must Watch Film In Theaters This Weekend Is "80 For Brady"

    With the recent announcement of Tom Brady officially retiring, this film couldn’t be released at a more perfect time. Or maybe it was planned. Talking about “80 For Brady” in theaters this weekend!

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops by to give his review on this film as well as three others!

    “80 For Brady” in Theaters

    “Knock At The Cabin” in Theaters

    “True Spirit” on Netflix

    “The Ark” on SYFY

     

     

     

  • M&C's Must Watch Title For This Weekend Is "You People" on Netflix

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard checks in with only streaming titles for this weekend! Perfect for a weekend in! The must see is of course on Netflix. It’s “You People” starring Jonah Hill and a slew of other A-list actors!

    “Shotgun Wedding” on Prime Video

    “Poker Face” on Peacock

    “Shrinking” on Apple TV Plus

  • M&C's Must Watch This Weekend Is "That 90's Show" On Netflix

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops in to give us the latest titles to watch this weekend! And some good titles they are! First is the final release of “That 90’s Show!” The sequel to the popular show “That 70’s Show” that broke careers for many actors! Now it’s the 90’s and about their children growing up! It’s definitely binge worthy and can be done easily in one day!

    Here’s all the titles Jeff Howard reviewed today!

    “That 90’s Show” On Netflix

    “The Son” In Theaters

    “Missing” In Theaters

  • M&C's Must Watch This Weekend Is "M3GAN"

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard checks in for the first time in 2023 with the must watch movies and shows this weekend, but at home and on the big screen!

    “The Pale Blue Eye” on Netflix

    “A Man Called Otto” in Theaters Now

    “Animal Kingdom” Season 2 on Disney +

    “M3GAN” in Theaters Now

  • M&C's Holiday Thriller Pick For This Weekend Is "Violent Night!"

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops by to give us his latest reviews on movies and series out on the big screen and at home on streaming services! He gives us a Christmas Thriller, starring David Harbour of “Stranger Things”. Plus three more titles to watch or binge!

    “Violent Night” Theaters

    “It’s A Wonderful Binge” Hulu

    “Bones And All” Theaters

    “Three Pines” Amazon Prime Video

  • M&C's Must Watch Movie This Weekend "Echo 3" Plus Some Holiday Movies Too

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stopped by to give us 4 new titles to watch this weekend. Three you can stream at home and one in theaters!

    “She Said” – Theaters

    “Echo 3” – Apple TV +

    “The Santa Clauses” – Disney +

    “Santa Camp”  – HBO Max

  • M&C's Halloween Picks To Watch This Weekend

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard swings by to give us some great horror and thriller movies to get us into the Halloween spirit this weekend!  One of the films apparently so gruesome that people are getting sick from watching it!  Are you up for the challenge?  It’s “Terrifier 2” and it’s supposed to be the most gory movie out this Halloween! Check  out his review below!

    “Prey For The Devil”

    “Terrifier 2”

    “Toys That Built America” Season 2 on History Channel

    TCM Halloween Weekend

     

  • M&C's Must Watch Film This Weekend Is "Black Adam" Starring Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard does his weekly stop by to give us the latest reviews on new titles out in the theaters and streaming services. This week he comes with a big one, starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. It’s “Black Adam” from DC Universe. It’s his first role as a superhero. Jeff also reviews two other titles!

    “Black Adam” – Theaters
    “Ticket to Paradise” – Theaters
    “Batwheels” – HBO (kids)
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  • This Weeks Must Watch Is A Halloween Classic That May Finally Come To An End

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops by to give us the latest reviews on titles released this weekend both on streaming services and on the Big Screen. One of them being a Halloween cult film classic with a huge following, but will it finally come to an end? Talking about “Halloween Ends”!

    “Halloween Ends” Theaters & Peacock

    “Spirit Halloween Movie” Theaters & On-Demand

    “Blumhouse Compendium of Horror” EPIX

    “I Love You, You Hate Me” Peacock

     

  • This Weekends Must Watch Titles With A 4K Release of A Classic Film We All Love

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops in to review some new titles to watch on streaming services and in theaters. And he brings by a 4K release of a classic cult film, “The Lost Boys”!

    -“Monster High” Nickelodeon

    -“Werewolf By Night” Disney Plus

    “Cursed Friends”

    “Lost Boys” 4K HD Release

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    Check out his interview with Corey Feldman and Jamison Newlander of “The Lost Boys”

  • The Most Anticipated Halloween Sequel Is One You Need To Watch This Weekend

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops by early this week to give us a slew of new titles to check out this weekend!  On of them is a Halloween sequel the world has been waiting forever to see!  Talking about “Hocus Pocus 2” being released on Disney +!

    Jeff also reviews this new titles which you definitely should add to your watch list!

    “Bros” In Theaters

    “Mighty Ducks” Season 2 on Disney +

    “The Munsters” Netflix (Rob Zombies Interpretation)

     

  • An American Horror Film You'll Want To Watch This Weekend

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard checks in with four new titles to watch this weekend!  One being an American Horror Film called “Dig”!

    Jeff Howard also reviews these other three titles…

    “Don’t Worry Darling”

    “On The Come Up”

    “Sidney” on Apple TV Plus

  • You Must Watch Titles For Your Labor Day Weekend

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops by to give you new titles to watch over the long Labor Day weekend!  He gives you three to watch at home and one to check out on the big screen, including Amazons “Lord of The Rings” series!

    “Lord of the Rings : The Rings of Fire” – Amazon
    “Devil in Ohio” – Netflix
    “Partner Track” – Netflix
    “One Way” – Theaters

     

  • Three Solid Titles To Watch At Home On Demand And Streaming Services This Weekend

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard is back and he had three titles to watch at home!  One of them which the world has been waiting for, for a while!

    “Samaritan” on Prime Video

    “Bullet Proof” on Demand

    “House of Dragons” on HBO Max

     

     

  • All New Shows You Can Watch At Home on Streaming Services

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops in with no big screen titles this weekend, but 4 new shows you can watch on streaming services!

    “Prey” on Hulu

    “13 Lives” on Amazon Prime

    “Emily The Criminal” VOD

    “Luck” on AppleTV+

  • The Big Movie Out That Everyone Is Talking About Is "Nope" Our Pick Of The Week

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stopped in to give us the latest reviews on  movies on streaming services and on the big screen!  The big movie everyone is talking about is “Nope” in theaters!  Check out Jeff’s reviews for this weekend!

    “Nope” – in theaters
    “Alone Together” – in theaters
    “Salvage Marines” – streaming
    “On Live Patrol “ – streaming
  • "Paws of Fury: Legend of Hank" Is This Weekends Must See Film

     

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard checks in with the Mike And Carla Morning Show with 4 new titles to watch this weekend on streaming or in theaters!  The big family movie out this weekend, “Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank” 

    Here are the other titles he reviews this week…

    “Where The Crawdads Sing”  In Theaters

    “The Royal”  Streaming on Demand

    “The Sea Beast”  Netflix

  • The God Of Thunder Is Back! "Thor: Love & Thunder" Is Your Must See This Weekend

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard does his weekly check in with M&C with some big movies and shows out this weekend! The big one is Marvel Cinematic Universe’ “Thor: Love And Thunder”! The Marvel fans have been waiting for this for a while! Jeff also reviews 3 other titles you can watch on streaming platforms at home!

    “Thor: Love And Thunder” Theaters
    “Beavis And Butthead Do The Universe” Paramount +
    “The Terminal List” Amazon Prime
    “America The Beautiful” Disney +

  • M&C Talk "Elvis" With Vegas Film Critic Jeff Howard

    The big must see movie out this weekend is “Elvis!”  Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard calls in from Lake Havasu to give us his thoughts on the big movie as well as a family friendly film and franchise that everyone loves, “Minions: The Rise of Gru!”

     

  • It's Finally Out..."Lightyear" From Disney & Pixar

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard is out in Utah filming content for upcoming reviews and movies! We caught up with him by phone to get his opinion on one of the most anticipated films from Disney & Pixar, “Lightyear”!

    He also reviews the two other films to watch in theaters and at home on streaming service!

    “Lightyear” Theaters

    “Jerry & Margo Go Large” Theaters

    “Spider Head” on Netflix

     

  • 'Jurassic World Dominion' Is The MUST See Movie This Week

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stops by to talk about the big movie everyone has been waiting for, “Jurassic Park Dominion”!  The 6th installment in the franchise is out and brings back the original cast with the new cast!  How is the movie? Hear Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howards review on that movie and others!

    -“Jurassic Park Dominion” 

    -“Hustle” on Netflix

    -“Wolf Hound” On Demand

    -“The Orville” Season Three on Hulu

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    Check out an interview with Michael B. Chait of “Wolf Hound”

  • M&C's Must See Title This Weekend: "The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent"

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard reviews new titles to watch this weekend! Two titles which star actors from Las Vegas! Check out his reviews and interviews with cast and crews of the films below!

    “The Northman” In Theaters

    “The Bad Guys” In Theaters
    “The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent” In Theaters
    “Polar Bear” Disney +

    Check out Jeff Howards interview with “The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent” actor Sharon Horgan

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    “The Bad Guys” In Theaters

    Craig Robinson Interview - The Bad Guys (Dreamworks/Universal)

    Vegas Film Critic (Jeffrey K. Howard) speaks with Craig Robinson, who voices Mr. Shark in the new animated feature, The Bad Guys. #Dreamworks#MrShark #CraigR...

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    “Polar Bear” Disney +

    Polar Bear - Disneynature (Disney +)

    Vegas Film Critic (Jeffrey K. Howard) Speaks with directors Jeff Wilson and Alastair Fothergill for the Disneynature documentary, Polar Bear - streaming on D...

  • M&C Want You To Check Out "The Offer" on Paramount +

    This year marks the 50th anniversary of “The Godfather” and this limited series gives you the experiences that lead to “The Godfather”.  Definitely a must see!

    “The Offer” on Paramount +

    “The Survivor” on HBO Max

    “Candy” on Hulu

    “Slow Horses” AppleTV Plus

    Check out Jeff Howards interview with Matthew Goode & Burn Gorman of “The Offer!”

     

     

  • M&C Want You To Check Out "Dr. Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness"

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard back with the latest releases in theaters and at home!  One big movie a lot of people were waiting on is Marvel Cinematic Universes “Dr. Strange In The Multiverse of Madness!” That’s the M&C pick this week!

    Hear Jeff Howards review of the film as well as others.

    “Dr. Strange In The Multiverse of Madness” in Theaters

    “The Duke” in Theaters

    “Hacks” Season 2 on HBO Max

    “Slow Horses” AppleTV +

    Check Out Jeff Howards Interview with Christopher Bunton from “The Duke”

  • M&C Are Excited For The Return of "The Kids In The Hall"

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard stopped by to give us the latest reviews on new releases out this weekend on the big screen and on streaming services! One show we’re excited for, “The Kids In The Hall!” The crew is back! Yes, they look older but they’re just as entertaining and funny!

    “Firestarter” – Theaters
    “The Time Traveler’s Wife” – HBO Max
    “The Lincoln Lawyer” – Netflix
    “The Kids In The Hall” – Prime Video

    Check out the latest reviews with Jeff Howard in studio!

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    Check his interview with Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, from “The Lincoln Lawyer” on Netflix!

  • Are You Excited To See "Downton Abbey: A New Era" As Carla?

    This week is a big one for Carla! She’s been waiting for “Downton Abbey: A New Era” for a while and its finally out! Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard gives his review of this movie!

    He also reviews 2 others titles to watch at home!

    “The Valet” Hulu

    “Jazz Fest, A New Orleans Story” Theaters

    “George Carlin’s American Dream” HBO Max

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    Check out Jeff Howards interview with creator, writer, & executive producer of “Downton Abbey: A New Era”, Lord Julian Fellowes!

  • It's Finally Here! 'Top Gun: Maverick'

    Vegas Film Critic, Jeff Howard gives us new titles to watch this weekend! One very big movie we’ve all been waiting 36 years for, is finally here! “Top Gun: Maverick” is in theaters! That is the obvious M&C pick of this week!

    “Top Gun: Maverick”

    “Bobs Burgers The Movie”

    “Stranger Things” Season 4 on Netflix

    “Obi-Wan Kenobi” Disney +

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