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VINYL EMERGENCY

Jim Hanke and a wide range of guests discuss vinyl records and the lives of those who create, collect and commemorate them.  > LISTEN

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SUPPORTING CHARACTERS

Host Bill Ackerman talks to writers, bloggers, podcasters, fanzine publishers, programmers, preservationists and more about their creative endeavors and today’s film culture.   > LISTEN

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PURE CINEMA PODCAST

Seasons 1 - 3 ARCHIVED. A film podcast hosted by Elric Kane and Brian Saur featuring discussions of new films, old films, double features, cult movies, filmmakers and movie lists! They’ve gone on to great things!  > LISTEN

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TRACKS OF THE DAMNED

Tracks of the Damned is a horror podcast hosted by the one and only Patrick Ripoll, in which every episode takes the form of a commentary track for a horror film.  > LISTEN

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DIRECTOR'S CLUB

Director's Club covers the work of one film director, created by network founder & host Jim Laczkowski. Now hosted by Al & Brad as of January 2017. > LISTEN

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VOICES AND VISIONS

Creative minds from all walks of the arts sharing personal experience, to give listeners a glimpse into how they got to where they are and what has inspired their path. Filmmakers, writers, musicians and more!  > LISTEN

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MOVIE MADNESS

A weekly podcast hosted by Chicago film critic Erik Childress presenting movie reviews, interviews, film festival coverage, DVDs, awards, box office and much more!  > LISTEN

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FRESH PERSPECTIVE

Fresh Perspective is a biweekly podcast that touches on a different film related theme every month. Jeff Broitman & Rebecca Martin host.  > LISTEN

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DRINKING AT THE MOVIES

DEFUNCT. The archives of Shay Filer and Brian Thompson drinking & talking about new movies together. > LISTEN

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FROM THE NEIGHBORHOOD

A sporadic series of conversations with people involved in the making of David Lynch's 1986 film Blue Velvet. Hosted by Bill Ackerman. > LISTEN

 

CHRISTMAS MOVIES ACTUALLY

Classics, non-classics, horror, Hallmark, obscurities, foreign, shorts, TV specials, unnecessary sequels and remakes. Even films that you might not think of as traditional Christmas movies. > LISTEN

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GENRE GRINDER

Film podcast devoted to the weirdest, most unique, and painfully specific film genres. Every month, your host, Gabe Powers, and a special guest will talk about movies that (hopefully) you’ve never heard of. > LISTEN

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ABOUT

The Now Playing Network was created by the former host of Director's Club in hopes of creating a community of friends, listeners, fans. Your friendly pop culture podcast entertainment network devoted to movies and music - home to great shows like Pure Cinema Podcast (Seasons 1 - 3) as well as Director's Club, Vinyl Emergency, Tracks of the Damned, Drinking at the Movies, Supporting Characters, Popcorn Supper, Movie Madness, Fresh Perspective, Christmas Movies Actually, Genre Grinder, Voices & Visions. Some shows are sporadic, a couple are defunct, some are bi-weekly, but NPN is the go-to archive for a lot of entertaining content that you can stream or download.

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