The Mind Reels Ole Timey Theatre presents Sherlock Holmes

In case you missed the iTunes audio podcast, or just wanted to see how goofy things actually get in the studio when you bring in four awesome actors, to play with a decades old script here is the full video from our radio play featuring Kristian Bruun, Gabe Grey, Rainbow Sun Francks, and Noah Danby….

The Mind Reels Ole Timey Theatre presents Ellery Queen

Sue and I are finding great success with the radio plays we’ve been performing, and the amazing casts we’ve been able to populate the stories with. This week, we take on an Ellery Queen mystery from the early 40s, and while the subject material may not be as goofy as some of the ones we’ve…

Fan Expo 2016 – The Mind Reels Return

  This time next week, Sue and I will be enjoying all that is Fan Expo, Toronto’s biggest, celebrity filled geek-fest! I love going to Expo, and for the past few years, we’ve been fortunate enough the be able to cover this celebration of all the things we love as press, thank you to all…

Let’s Rap (2015) – Neil Huber 

  Writer-producer (and friend) Samantha Herman releases her new movie to iTunes today. She shares writing and producing credit with her brother Jesse, but I could hear her voice through the entire thing as I laughed aloud. On top of that, it has 3 people I consider friends appearing in it as well, Kristian Bruun,…

What We Do in the Shadows (2014) – Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi

  Debuting today on VOD and iTunes with a blu-ray and DVD release next week on the 26, is this laugh-filled fang-fest from New Zealand. Shot as a documentary, the film follows a group of vampires around modern-day Wellington as they struggle with divvying up chores, keeping blood off the couch, sweeping up spinal cords, finding the…

Park City (2015) – Hannah Rosner

  Available now on iTunes is this delightful, and frequently hilarious film, shot in the mockumentary style about a group of young artists who have just finished their latest indie feature, Hearts and Cash, and are beyond delighted to learn that their film has been selected to screen at Sundance. But being young, and struggling…

Extraterrestrial (2014) – The Vicious Brothers

I quite enjoyed the Vicious Brothers previous efforts – Grave Encounters and Grave Encounters 2, and were curious how they took on subject matter that really unnerved me, so I dug into Extraterrestrial, which is currently available on VOD and iTunes, and had a look. Whereas with Grave Encounters I felt they took on reality…

The Return of the Lost Podcasts!!

For those of you who followed us on iTunes from the beginning, or went back and downloaded them, I have to apologize. We had to take 4 of them down to make room for new podcasts, and now that we’ve expanded our service we’ve uploaded them again. So you may end up with 4 episodes…

Where Have All The Podcasts Gone?

Our site has seen lots of traffic over the past month, for which Sue and I are very thankful. We’ve also had unimagined success with our podcast interviews. With the series of Bomb Girls airing on Global, we’ve been very fortunate to speak to some of the stellar cast, which has had us putting up…

Episode 1with Elizabeth Beard

Episode 1. Join us, Sue Maynard and Timothy D Rideout as we sit down with our first guest, photographer Elizabeth Beard at the Metro Toronto Zoo to introduce ourselves and talk about what we want to do with the blog and the podcast. It’s a short introductory episode to get our feet wet. Let us…