Almigos

Almigos Podcast

Welcome Everyone to Almigos! My Name is Alejandro and I love pop culture and luckily so do my friends. Each week a different friend or Almigo comes on the show to talk about movies, t.v, music, comics or just about anything. We talk about everything you love, everything we love and everything in between.

Episode 77 - South Park Featuring James Conti
For the first time in Almigos history, Al is not here! This episode was recorded when Al was on vacation so Jon brought along returning guest James Conti to have themselves a time. Join them as they discuss one of the most controversial and hilarious shows of all time: South Park!...

Episode 76 - Fall Movie Season Preview
This week on Almigos we look a few months ahead into the future to look at what the rest of the year has to offer. Oscar contenders are starting to peak their head with such films as The Lighthouse, Joker, and The Irishman. This was a fun episode to do catching up over the last few weeks and what upcoming films we are the most excited for....

Episode 75 - Childhood Movies
Almigos officially has hit 75 episodes and we could not be more happy to announce The Filmmenials Youtube Channel! This is something Jon and I have both been looking forward too for a long time and extremely excited to talk about. The Filmmenials will be a look back and revisiting some of our childhood favorites and whether or not they hold up. So to celebrate this announcement this week we're going to be talking about some of the movies we're going to be talking about it ....


Episode 73 - Best Tarantino Scenes
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood has finally been released and marks the 9th film by legendary director Quentin Tarantino. This week Jon and I look back on Tarantino's historic filmography and pick our top 5 favorite scenes he's made. That means lots of blood, obscure pop songs and long conversations about royale's with cheese....

Episode 72 - Doomed Movie Romances
We all love a happy ending, where the couple throughout our story overcome their obstacles and live happily ever after. These are not the movies we are talking about today. This week, Jon and I go break down some of the most tragic and doomed romances ever put to film and why we love them so much....


Episode 71 - Top 5 Movies of 2019 So Far
Alright, Folks, we have officially passed the halfway point of 2019 and it is shaping up to one great year for movies. It's only July and we have already had some of the biggest events of the year with Endgame and Aladdin breaking box office records every week. Indie movies have also been killing it with Booksmart and Climax giving some of the most unique experiences in the theater this year. 2019 still has a lot more to offer but for right now check out Jon and I's favorite movies so far in 2019....

Episode 70 - Resident Evil
This week on Almigos we dive into the series that coined the phrase "Survival Horror" and revolutionized the horror genre for video games. Special guest Evan Caffero joins Jon and I as we break down what we love about this series and its bumpy road in the past 20 years....

Episode 70 - Resident Evil Series
This week on Almigos we dive into the series that coined the phrase "Survival Horror" and revolutionized the horror genre for video games. Special guest Evan Caffero joins Jon and I as we break down what we love about this series and its bumpy road in the past 20 years....


Episode 69 - Overrated Movies
This week on Almigos we go in depth .... on a lot of stuff to be honest. Yeah I know the title says overrated movies and we do hit on that but we kinda go all over the place with this one. Jon and I give our reviews of the biggest movies that have come out in the last few weeks as well why Johnny Depp and Marlon Brando are bad human beings. So yeah enjoy this episode where we talk about 30 different things....

Episode 68 - The State of Streaming Services
This week on Almigos, Jon and I go in depth about the state and future of streaming services. Can Netflix and Hulu last with Disney's upcoming streaming service releasing in late 2019? Has the market stagnated due to lack of innovation within the market? This is definitely a topic that goes into a lot of different aspects so listen in and hear our thoughts!...

Episode 67 - Music Infused Films
Finally, we are done talking about the MCU and have moved on back to our regularly scheduled programming. This week on Almigos, we are talking about music infused films. Not music bio-pics, that is an episode for another day and films where music is infused within them. Think of films like A Star is Born, La La Land and Begin Again. Hope you find a movie you didn't know about and fall in love with the soundtrack....


Episode 66 - Endgame Spoiler Review Featuring Taylor Amato
Well, we gave you two weeks if you're one of the 3 people in the world who hasn't seen it: enter at your own risk. Avengers Endgame has finally arrived and it is everything we wanted it to be. It is a somewhat messy but amazing closing chapter to the first story arc of the MCU started 11 years ago. Taylor Amato returns to see how our predictions panned out as well as our thoughts on the film. Don't miss out on this big episode....

Episode 65 - Endgame Predictions with Taylor Amato
We truly are in the endgame now! Avengers Endgame is 4 days away and we brought on special guest Taylor Amato to talk about predictions, deaths and some of the biggest moments from arguably the biggest movie of the decade! We know all your doing this week is thinking about the movie anyway so listen to us as you try to kill time all week til your showtime!...

Episode 64 - MCU Ranking
The hype for Endgame is unreal and it's coming a lot sooner than you think. So Jon and I decided to go back and rank all 22 of the previous Marvel Cinematic Universe films to decide which is the best. I mean Jon is completely wrong in his entire listing but yeah why not give it a listen anyway...


Episode 63 - Game of Thrones Season 8 Predictions
Winter has finally arrived and we brought back the Game of Thrones roundtable to talk about it. Joe Rauchet, Donato Gaudiuso, and Brendan Murphy return to talk about the most epic series put to screen and who will end up on the iron throne. We go deep into how the show could end, who will survive and who might make it out alive. Thrones is finally back baby!!!...

Episode 62 - Pre Summer Catch Up
Usually, on Almigos we have a tight script and outline of where we want our episode to go. On this episode, Jon and I got a 12 pack and talked all over the place for a while. We discuss some of the big movies that have come out recently Captain Marvel, Us, Shazam and some of the movies we're looking forward to this summer....

Halftime Episode 15 - 2019 MLB Preview with Kevin Fitzpatrick
America's pastime is right around the corner; Bryce Harper and Manny Machado both signed massive deals and the Yankees and Mets were both busy this off-season. Before we get into any of this, however, we must first analyze what has transpired for the Giants and Jets in recent weeks. Join us for the 15th installment of Halftime as Kevin Fitzpatrick joins the crew to discuss the 2019 MLB Season....


Episode 61- Movie Monsters with Michael Pelczar
This week on Almigos we have the king of Staten Island horror: Michael Pelczar. Mike has made a name for himself with his amazing photography and interest in everything creepy. We get to go into depth about how he got started and what goes into his amazing Halloween photoshoots. Of course, we also have to start talking about some movies and have a great conversation about some of our favorite horror movie monsters. So check it out and don't miss this great episode....

Episode 60 - 2019 Oscar Reactions
Yep its that time of year again: The Oscars. For film fans, it's our Superbowl and the time where all we do is complain and say how the Oscars don't matter but regardless we still watch. Jon and I are going in depth in most of the major categories and what we thought of the winners, losers and snubs....

Episode 59 - David Fincher Vs. Christopher Nolan
Yep it another debate episode, this time Jon and I try to figure out who is the more influential and better director: David Fincher or Christopher Nolan. Fincher's resume reads like posters off college dorm rooms (Fight Club) and some of the most gripping thrillers of our generation (Seven, Gone Girl). While Nolan's resume has been looked over as some of the most creative and popular movies in decades (Dark Knight, Inception, Interstellar). So listen in and decide who won!...


Episode 58 - Underrated Movies
This week Jon and I went through the trenches of films to bring you some awesome hidden gems you might not have known about. Every year there are a handful of films that are amazing in quality but tend to be overlooked or overshadowed by the blockbusters. We picked some of our favorites for you to check out so yeah go do that....

Episode 57 - The Autopsy of The Last Jedi
We gave you a year for it to soak in, analyze it, and gather your thoughts because this week Almigos dives into one of the most debated movies of the last decade: The Last Jedi. Halftime host Anthony Figliozzi sits in this full dissection of the film from top to bottom trying to answer some community's biggest issues with the film. This episode has been a long time coming, don't miss out...


Episode 56 - Painting with Paul Feat John Rizzo and John Clinton
In this unique episode of Almigos, we have friends of the show John Rizzo and John Clinton to talk about their new movie "Painting with Paul". Rizzo wrote and directed this short as his thesis film while Clinton played the titular Paul. Jon and I were lucky to be apart of the production of the film and truly believe its something special (plus I have a fun role in the movie so that's awesome) The link in below please go check it out!    Painting with Paul: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ezXSFljEe-0...

Episode 55 - Rick and Morty with Mike Reis
This week on Almigos, special guest Mike Reis returns to show to talk about one of the most popular shows on T.V right now: Rick and Morty. The show is one of the most interesting to come out in the last few years, blending sci-fi, crude humor and well all the weird fucked up stuff that come out of the minds of Justin Roland and Dan Harmon. So get ready to get Riggty Riggity Wrecked Son!...


Episode 54 - Top 10 Films of 2018
Another year, another top 10-year list from your favorite podcast. 2018 was a strange year for movies, the Oscar movies didn't quite live up to par in comparison to other years while some other smaller indies and blockbusters surpassed expectations. So tune in to hear Jon and I's personal top 10 films of 2018!...

Episode 53 - Holiday Roundtable with Brendan Murphy and Alexa Pastor
Still, have that holiday spirit? This week on Almigos Jon and I are joined by friends of the show Brendan Murphy and Alexa Pastor. On this roundtable, we go in depth about some of our the biggest things happening lately in film and TV: Golden Globes Noms, Kevin Hart stepping down for the Oscars, Avengers Endgame trailer dropping. We, of course, couldn't forget talking about our favorite Christmas movies either. So spend the end of your 2018 with us!...


Episode 52 - Spider-Man with Edwin Ayala and James Conti
Almigos swings in this week with special guests Edwin Ayala and James Conti to talk about one of the most popular superheroes of all time: Spider-Man. We dive deep in discussing what makes this character so relatable and why his story still inspires comic book readers and moviegoers today. So don't miss out on this great episode about everyone's favorite webhead....

Episode 50 - Part 2 - Favorite Movies #5-1
Part 2 of the 50th is finally here! Jon and I break down our top 5 movies of all time and believe me it took a long time to decide. What else is there to say besides thank you for everyone who has supported the show and keep watching amazing film!...


Episode 50 Part 1 - Favorite Movies of All Time 6-10
This is it, folks! We finally hit 50, I can't believe the podcast has been going on for more than a year and a half now. Thank you to everyone who has listened or been a part of the show, can't thank you enough. To celebrate the big achievement, Jon and I decided to list our top 10 favorite movies of all time! This episode will be broken into 2 parts, with this episode listing 6-10 on our list. Make sure to tune into our second part next week...

Episode 49- New York Comic Con
I know this late but Jon and I went to New York Comic Con 2018! It was Jon's first time at a con while this is was my 5th year going. NYCC is an amazing place to see upcoming movies/tv that are in the works, insane cosplays and of course comics. Don't miss out on this special episode...

Halftime Episode 11 - Khabib Vs McGregor
One of the biggest fights in UFC history! The aftermath might have been better than the actual fight, which is saying a lot. Join us for Episode 11 as Figz goes solo and gives his opinion on fight night....


Episode 48 - Video Game Storytelling with Mike Reis
This week special guest Mike Reis stops by the Almigo cave to talk about one of our favorite mediums: Video Games. Video games have evolved into compelling and excellent narrative pieces of art that rival the storytelling of film and tv. Games like Bioshock, The Last of Us, Spec Op: The Line are all discussed so don't miss this episode!...

Episode 47 - What Movies to Show to Aliens to Stop Earth Being Destroyed
This is a weird one folks. The idea came from a friend's boss asking him the question after saying he loved movies. If aliens did come to Earth and we had to show them 5 movies to stop them from destroying us, what would you show them? Me and Jon tackle this question and more on this week's Almigos!...


Halftime Episode 9 - NFL Week 1
Football is BACK! On Episode 9, we discuss the good, the bad and everything in between about Week 1 of the NFL!...

Episode 46 - Best Coming of Age Films
We all been there, that extremely awkward part of our life where we are self-conscious and confused about everything: yep being a teenager. This week Almigos tackles on one of our favorite genres the coming of age story. This ranges from classics like The Graduate and The Breakfast Club to more recent hits like Boyhood. So relax, listen and remember the strange time before you were an adult....

Halftime Episode 8 - 2018 Fantasy Football Preview Feat. Tom Scipione
It’s THAT time of year again. It’s time for your Sundays to either be filled with joy or disappointment. It’s time to sit on your couch and binge watch TV with a cold beer in your hand. It’s time for Mondays to include an in-depth conversation about that 4th down call or that last second touchdown. Yes, gentlemen, we are talking about football season. More specifically, it is time to assemble your fantasy team so you can brag about it for 4 months or just make every excuse in the book as to why you can’t wi...


Halftime Episode 7 - NBA/NFL Draft
For an accountant like Figz, an EMT like Bob and a deli clerk like Joe, they deal with numbers, life-threatening situations and cold cuts all day. But what if your job included catching a ball from Aaron Rodgers or guarding Anthony Davis? For some young adults, this thought is actually a reality. On April 26th-28th, 256 dreams came true at the NFL Draft and on June 21st, another 60 dreams came true at the NBA Draft. Whether you think the one and done rule should exist or not, in Episode 7 we dissect these y...

Episode 45 - Most Rewatchable Movies with Joe Bitetto and Joe Murgolo
Everybody has those movies they have seen 100 times. Every time it’s on tv you can’t help but to sit down and finish it! This week on Almigos, Joe Bitetto and Joe Murgolo join us to talk about some of our favorite most rewatchable movies! We guarantee some of yours made our list so make sure to check this episode out!...

Halftime Episode 6 - 2018 MLB First Half Analysis with Vin Falcone
America’s pass time on HALFTIME. Episode 6 features a breakdown of the first half of the MLB Season: surprises, disappointments, and an analysis of our favorite teams. Don’t forget Fact or Fiction as well. Join us as Vin Falcone comes on the show to talk baseball!...


Episode 44 - MoviePass with Alexa Pastor
This week Almigos takes on one of the most controversial companies out right now: MoviePass. The rise and fall of the theater subscription service MoviePass is one of the most interesting developments in the past year and has escalated even more in the past few weeks with the company actually running out of money. Friend of the show Alexa Pastor stops by to talk about her experience with MoviePass and the all-time great: Good Burger. Don't miss out on this episode!...

Episode 43- Hollywood Trends
This week on Almigos, Jon and I go in-depth about some of the most popular (and tiring) trends Hollywood throws at us. Whether it be new movies completely disregarding old movies in a franchise or trying to make all films into cinematic universes. Whether you're over these trends or don't care what they do as long as you get a new movie, make sure you listen to this episode!...

Episode 42 - Best films of 2018 So Far
This week on Almigo's we're looking at the best films to come out in the first half of 2018! With the summer movie season in full swing, it's the best time to look at some of the best releases in the last 6 months like Black Panther and A Quiet Place....


Halftime Episode 5 - 2018 NBA Playoff Recap Feat. Sal Bonello
It’s been over two months since the last episode and a lot has happened since: Figz and Bob graduated college, LeBron James loses once again in the Finals, CP3’s injury might have proved to be the difference in the WCF and the Warriors have now etched their names with some of the greatest to ever play. Join us in Episode 5 as we sit down with Sal Bonello to talk the NBA Playoffs, Finals and offseason....

Episode 41- Fortnite with Danny Mormando, Greg Ruocco, and Paris Vacalopoulos
This week Almigos is dropping at Tilted Towers for a Fortnite Battle Royale discussion. I've assembled a squad of the biggest Fornite players I know: Danny Mormando, Greg Ruocco, and Paris Vacalopoulos to talk about the biggest gaming phenomenon in years. The squad goes into detail how they got started into the game, how its affected their relationships/social lives and what makes this game so damn addicting. So tune in as we take a deep dive into 2018's biggest game!...

Episode 40 - Should We Separate Art from the Artists
This week Almigos tackles one of the most controversial issues facing Hollywood. In today's age of scandal, should we erase the content that these fallen stars have created in the past due to something in the present? Should we cancel shows that employ hundreds of people due to one person's comments? All this and more in this episode of Almigos....


Episode 39- Film Directors Coming to TV
The big directors of film are transitioning to the small screen! This week on Almigos Jon and I discuss directors deciding to step away from a 2-hour feature and work an 8-hour mini-series. This has become an increasingly more common trend in the last few years due to Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu. Jon and I have a LOT to say on the topic so tune in....

Episode 38 - Avengers Infinity War: Spoiler Discussion
Part 2 of our Infinity War Discussion! We have officially been broken by the film and ready to talk about all the surprises and twists of this massive film. I mean... what else is there to say but GO OUT AND SEE THIS MOVIE...

Episode 37- Avengers Infinity War- Road to Thanos
ITS FINALLY HERE!!! Avengers Infinity War is finally out and it been a decade in the making. Due to some tech issues, this episode wasn't able to be released last week in the lead up to Infinity war. But listen in to Jon and I talk about the MCU as a whole, events leading to Infinity War and our predictions for the biggest film in history...


Halftime Episode 4: NBA Playoffs with Giovanni Perrina and Alejandro Cardenas
Are the Toronto Raptors for real this year? How far can the Warriors go without Curry? Are the Houston Rockets the favorites to win it all? Can LeBron James reach his 8th consecutive NBA Finals? These are all questions we answer for you and more on Episode 4 of Halftime! Join us as Giovanni Perrina and Alejandro Cardenas sit down with Anthony Figliozzi and Bobby Alesi to discuss NBA season surprises and disappointments, MVP and ROY race, NBA Playoff brackets and as always, Fact or Fiction!...

Halftime Episode 3: NFL Offseason
You saw Justin Timberlake's Halftime, this is ours! Listen in to Episode 3 as two Giant fans (Anthony Figz and Brendan Murphy) And two Jet fans (Joey Rauchet and Bobby Alesi ) get together to talk big offseason signings, trades and analyze the upcoming draft....

Episode 36- 1994 Vs. 1999: What Was the Best Year in Film
This week on Almigos we have the battle that film nerds have been arguing about for decades. What was the best year in film: 1994 or 1999! 1994 has such classics as The Shawshank Redemption and Pulp Fiction while 1999 has films like Fight Club and The Matrix. Listen to Jon and I argue which is the better year and then pick your side!...


Episode 35- Favorite TV Comedies
The gang does a roundtable! This week on Almigos Brendan Murphy, Danny Lee, and Donato Gaudiuso join me to talk about some of our favorite TV comedies. Ranging from Always Sunny in Philadelphia to Seinfeld to Master of None we cover everything. So Enjoy! Or don’t ? Make your own choices, I’m not your dad....

Episode 34- Autuer - Wes Anderson
The Almigos family gets a little bigger as past guest Jon Difilippo becomes the new co-host of the show! This week we dive into the filmography of one of the most unique and quirky filmmakers today: Wes Anderson. From his virtually unseen debut with Bottle Rockets to his highly anticipated release of Isle of Dogs coming out this month, Anderson has had a stellar career. Don't miss this episode! or do? What am I your parent? Make your own choices....

Halftime Episode 2 - 2018 MLB Season Preview
America's pass time on HALFTIME. We're talking Yankees, Mets and .... Pirates ???? Our MLB Analyst Joey "Ramon" Rauchet and I talk about our home teams and our predictions for the upcoming 2018 baseball season. Will Clayton Kershaw ever win a title? Will the New York Yankees meet expectations this year? We cover it all on this episode of Halftime....


Episode 33- 2018 Oscar Contenders with Jon Defilippo
The big night is finally here! The 2018 Oscars are on March 4th (my birthday) and Jon Defilippo sits down to discuss our picks! Jon is one of my favorite people to have on the show, he knows his stuff and our conversations end up going 1000 different directions. So sit back and match your picks with ours as we predict which favorites to win!...

Halftime Episode 1: NBA Trade Deadline
From the GUY who brought you Almigos comes a new series. HALFTIME stars Anthony Figliozzi and Bobby Alesi as they veer off from pop culture and talk all sports. This week Anthony and Bobby talk all the shakings of the NBA trade deadline! No matter where you're from, no matter what team you like, we cover it. This is Halftime!...

Episode 32- The Walking Dead with Nicole Chierchio
Almigos gets raided by walkers this week as Nicole Chierchio stops by to talk all things Walking Dead. Nicole talks everything from her love of writing poetry to how long she would actually last in a zombie outbreak. Don't miss one of the most creative people to come on the podcast and a discussion about a show that is divisive among fans....


Episode 31- Most Anticipated Releases of 2018 with Anthony Figliozzi and Bobby Alesi
Almigos returns with two seasoned vets this week with Anthony Figz and Bobby Alesi. We're starting off the new year right (only a month late) talking about our most anticipated new releases of 2018. From blockbuster superhero movies to smaller indies, 2018 is full of new releases that will keep up entertained all year!...

Episode 30 - Game of Throne Roundtable
The very first Almigos Podcast Roundtable hits the ground running discussing one of the best shows of all time: Game of Thrones! Donato Gaudiuso, Brendan Murphy, and Joe Rauchet sit down to talk how GoT is unlike anything we have seen before on television and why its one of our favorite shows....

Episode 29 - Supreme Culture with Joe Scanni
This week Almigos's first guest returns! Joe Scanni is back on the show to talk about Supreme and this new wave of high end brands. This is a subject I honestly had no clue about but always interested me in how this brand and others liked it became such a lucrative business and culture. SO tune in and discover how on a high school kid got started in and evolved with the phenomenon that is Supreme Culture....


Episode 28 - Top 5 Movies of 2017 with Jon Difilippo
Almigos Season 2 Begins!! We are back in 2018 with one of my favorite episodes: top 5 movies of 2017. Filmmaker and film enthusiast Jon Difilippo joins me as we talk about some of our favorite films that were released this year. Welcome back to the show and I hope making your list was just as fun as making ours....

Episode 27: Auteur- Quentin Tarantino with Ryan Farrell
Ryan Farrell is back in the Almigos cave to discuss one of the greatest filmmakers of all time: Quentin Tarantino. Mr.Tarantino has been in the forefront of pop culture films that have become instant classics upon release. From Pulp Fiction to The Hateful 8 we talk in depth and discover why people can't get enough of this filmmaker....

Episode 26- Star Wars Part 2: Original Trilogy with Anthony Figz
Heading back to a galaxy far far away with part two of our Star Wars trilogy. Anthony Figliozzi stops by the Almigos cave to talk about the most celebrated franchise of all time. We discuss the original and best trilogy of the Star Wars franchise as we go in depth into what made these classics into classics into the first place. So gear up and remember HAN SHOT FIRST....


Episode 25- Halloween Special with Bobby Alesi
Almigos officially hits it's 25th episode! What better time to hit this milestone than Halloween! Returning guest Bobby Alesi enters the Almigos cave to talk about all things horror. We both discuss three of our horror favorites and how this genre has evolved in the past decades. Thank you for everyone who supports the show and listens every week, your feedback is what keeps this show going!...

Episode 24- Adult Animation with Giovanni Perrina
This week on Almigos we enter the crazy insane world of adult animation! Giovanni Perrina joins me this week as we discuss how this genre has grown in the last few years from a niche audience to one of the most mainstream TV genres. We talk about some of the most interesting shows on TV that include Rick and Morty, Bojack Horseman, Bob's Burgers, and Big Mouth. Don't be a Jerry and miss out on this episode....

Episode 23- Jersey Shore with Kevin Fitzpatrick
Get ready you Gudios because this week we talk all things Jersey Shore. Kevin Fitzpartick comes into the Almigos cave to talk what made this hit MTV show a cultural phenomenon in the late 2000s. We discuss everything about the show's memorable cast from their beginnings to where they are now. Love it or hate it, this show was culturally significant for all kids our age and still has some influence today....


Episode 22 - Kid Cudi with Joe Murgolo
This week we are going inside the mind of one of the most unique hip hop artists of today: Kid Cudi. Joe Murgolo stops by the man cave to go in depth into each of the Cudi's very different albums. Cudi's polarizing new music to his galaxy inspired album covers make this discussion one you can't miss....

Episode 21- Auteur: Paul Thomas Anderson with John RIzzo
Aspiring filmmaker John Rizzo stops by the Almigos' cave to discuss one of the best and overlooked filmmakers working today: Paul Thomas Anderson. Going through his near perfect filmography from Boogie Nights to the masterpiece that is There will be Blood. Get ready to film geek out....

Episode 20: How I Met Your Mother with Greg Ruocco
Kids let me tell you a story... of how I finally got Greg Ruocco on the show. Thats right folks we're finally talking about one of the most popular and heartwarming sitcoms of all time: How I Met Your Mother. Greg and I talk about what made this show so different from the many comparisons and why we loved the ending. So Suit Up and download this episode....


Episode 18- Marvel Netflix Shows with Brendan Murphy
After years in the making, Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Iron Fist all come together finally in the mini series, The Defenders. Brendan Murphy returns this week to discuss each one of the hero's individual series. From Daredevil's spectacular first season to the garbage fire that was Iron Fist, don't miss this discussion....

Episode 17- Saturday Night Live with Ryan Farrell
Live from Saturday Night its Ryan Farrell!!!! This week we go back to the beginning of SNL from Chevy Chase to Kyle Mooney. We discuss our favorite cast members, skits and what made the show stay on for over 40 years. This episode is one for the books....

Episode 16 - Black Mirror with Lauren ZIngaro
After MONTHS of pleading and begging, the stranger that Lauren Zingaro has finally on the show. The Ol Ball of Chain sits down to discuss the wonderful and disturbing world Black Mirror plus we bicker so thats...wonderful....


Episode 15- Christopher Nolan with Christopher Esposito
We're back after a 2 week hiatus and better than ever. Chris Espo is on the show to talk about the entire filmography of Christopher Nolan. We talk his very first film Following up to his brand new release in "Dunkirk". Don't miss out! Spoiler Timecode: Get Out Spoilers: 8:40-12:00 Memento Spoilers: 21:50-26:14...

Episode 14- 90s Rap with Giovanni Perrina
This episode we have the one and only Giovanni Perrina talking all the classic rappers of its best decade: The 90s. We are discussing all the classics from Biggie, Tupac, and Jay Z to even more. This is an episode you cannot skip....

Episode 13 - A Candid Film Discussion with Matthew Benson
"Sometimes I feel like half my personality is the last great movie I watched"- Matt Benson. I'm honored to have on one of my best friend's Matt Benson to discuss something that means the world to us: Film. In this episode we talk a variety of directors, films and even how soft Wes Anderson's hands are. My favorite episode yet!...


Episode 12- DCEU movies with Ed Ann
It's not the MCU movies, nope its all about DC this week. Ed Ann and I discuss the very divisive DCEU movies. This includes Man of Steel, Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, Suicide Squad, and Wonder Woman. This is a topic we couldn't wait to talk about so don't miss it....

Episode 11: Genre: Mob Movies with Sal Bonnelo
I had to bring in a real italian to talk about one of the most popular movie genres: Mobster Movies. Sal Bonnelo and I talk the creme de la creme of gangster movies such ad Godfather, Goodfellas and even Bronx Tail. This is an offer you can't refuse....

Episode 10- Vinyls and Album Reviews with Danny Lee
We're going old school with this episode of Almigos as Danny Lee sits down to discuss the classiest format of music: Vinyls. Vinyls have stood the test of time and have made a huge resurgence in popularity in the following years. There's just something about holding and owning that piece of music that trumps the digital music format. After this episode you will go out and buy a record player we promise!...


Episode 8- The Dark Knight Trilogy with Brendan Murphy
This week on our show we are talking one of the best trilogies ever put to film with The Dark Knight Trilogy. As some of my favorite movies, this is a info packed discussion with in depth looks into themes, symbols and some fan favorite characters (you know who i'm talking about)....

Episode 7- Breaking Bad with Joey Ramon Rauchet
The most ABSURD guest: Joey Ramon comes on to talk one of the best shows ever put on T.V Breaking Bad. Joey and I discuss major plot points, character arcs throughout the series and who of our friends would break bad. Spoiler Alert: It's not Joe Bitetto. Episode 7 is definitely one for the books....


Episode 6 - Dexter, Orange Is The New Black, Grey's Anatomy with Illy Musto
The very first Almiga comes on the show in this glass ceiling shattering episode of Almigos. Illy Musto sits in to talk about three fan favorite shows of the last 10 years. As well as talking about Dexter and OITNB, I finally find out the answer to the age old question: Why is every girl obsessed with Grey's Anatomy. Don't miss this episode of Almigos! Dexter Non Spoilers - 5:19  Dexter Spoilers - 10: 26 Orange is the New Black - 21: 37 Grey's Anatomy ( Pretty much all spoilers): 29: 45...

Episode 5- Childish Gambino/Donald Glover with Joe Bitetto
In This episode of Almigos, Joe Bitetto sits down to discuss the jack of all trades entertainer Donald Glover otherwise known Childish Gambino. Mr Glover's resume extends everything from crafting best selling albums to creating one of the best new shows in 2016 with Atlanta. Plus Joe Bitetto sings live on the air with a cover of Redbone....

Episode 4: Conspiracy Theories and Mr Robot
Get ready to put your tin foil hats on and being locked in your underground bunker because this week we talk all things conspiracy theories. Everything from media manipulation to reptile aliens invading our world and controlling us. Mike Stevens comes on to tell us why he's not crazy and just a "skeptic". Mr Robot is also the topic of discussion as we explore what makes that show so special and strange. Get ready to be paranoid....


Episode 3: Star Wars Part 1- The Force Awakens and Rogue One With Anthony Figliozzi
Anthony Figz FINALLY comes on the show to talk about a subject that is very dear to our hearts: Star Wars. This is the first of 3 part series where Figz will come on the show and we'll discuss each of the films in depth. Starting it up with Episode 7: The Force Awakens and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.  Subscribe and Review the show on Itunes.  Instagram: almigospodcast Twitter: Almigospod Facebook: Almigospod https://www.facebook.com/Almigospod/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel Time Stamps: What We Been Watching: 1...

Episode 2: The Wolverine Trilogy (LOGAN REVIEW) with Bobby Alesi
In this episode of Almigos, Bobby "The Truth" Alesi sits down with me to talk the Wolverine Trilogy. We go through the horrendous X Men Origins: Wolverine, the okay The Wolverine and the masterpiece that is Logan.  X-Men Origins Wolverine: 9:38 The Wolverine: 22:26  Logan: 31:50 Logan (Spoilers): 38: 13...

Episode 1: The Evolution of Kanye West with Joe Scanni
Welcome to the first episode of Almigos!! My name is Alejandro and I love all things pop culture and luckily so do my friends. Each week a different friend or Almigo comes on to talk to me about different movie, t.v show, musician or just about anything! This week its Joe Scanni as we go through all of Kanye West's albums. his shoe line and when Joe actually met Kanye! We talk everything you love, everything we love, and everything in between...