Don Morton and Kaleb James have a show to themselves this week (see below), so in this illuminating edition we concentrate on features of Metropolis Magazine, where to go to see the stars twinkle, and more. Chris Betros joins Kamasami Kong to give us SHOWBIZ news; Sarah Cortina discusses cool stuff with Kong; and talks [...]
MOVIE REVIEWS & CONCERT CALENDAR In 30-short, fast-moving minutes you’ll hear musician Kaleb James give us heads-up info about concerts coming to Tokyo, you’ll hear Don Morton’s MUST-SEE and MUST-MISS movie suggestions and you’ll also hear a few jokes from our listeners.
With Japanese Labor Thanksgiving Day on Tuesday (the 23rd), this MetPod offers lots of ideas of what to do this week. Steve Trautlein and Sarah Cortina talk about where to enjoy a fine THANKSGIVING feast. Kamasami Kong talks with Chris Betros about showbiz news, and more. Chinatsu Suzuki tells us about the [...]
THE MUST-SEE & THE MUST-MISS MOVIES Opening in Tokyo this Weekend with METROPOLIS FILM CRITIC DON MORTON Movies are expensive here in Japan and our film critic, Don Morton tells us that he “goes to all the movies–so you don’t have to.” So, if you’re thinking about a movie this weekend or any weekend, it [...]
An expanded MetPod this week features numerous nice features for you, and listeners of various ages: Taki Butler tells Kamasami Kong about TED-X YOUTH DAY coming up on November 20th. Kong also speaks with SHOWBIZ reporter Chris Betros, who talks about an opportunity for kids to dress up like witches. Kaleb James tells us about a [...]
THE MUST-SEE & THE MUST-MISS MOVIES Opening in Tokyo this Weekend with METROPOLIS FILM CRITIC DON MORTON Our every-cranky film critic always has an opinion and you can count on our Mr. Morton to call them as he see’s ‘em…no holds barred! If you’re in Tokyo and thinking about a movie this weekend, you maybe [...]
A rather short, but feature-filled Metpod for you. Editor Sarah Cortina discusses the GLITTER BALL with Chinatsu Suzuki in its aftermath, and they mention three upcoming Metropolis events. Then Sarah gives Kong some recommendations for a few things to see and do in Tokyo. HAWAIIAN AIRLINES will soon be initiating direct flights from Haneda to Honolulu, and we [...]
THE MUST-SEE & THE MUST-MISS MOVIES Opening in Tokyo this Weekend with METROPOLIS FILM CRITIC DON MORTON Rarely does our cranky critic rave as much about a film as he does with Machete is a 2010 American action-film co-written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Ethan Maniquis. Morton tells us that this grindhouse film stars Danny [...]