08 / 15 / 14
Reel talk: the most successful August in box office history?
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Reggie Ponder didn’t hold back on telling Brian Babylon that Reggie was right about Mutant Ninja Turtles winning the box office last weekend. Hosts Brian Babylon and Molly Adams talked with Reggie about the box office hits last weekend, the killer lineup at the Black Harvest Film Festival and how August is finally making up for the awful first two months of the summer. There’s even talk of the movie industry grossing over a billion dollars this month, which would make it the most successful August ever for the box office.

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07 / 25 / 14
Reel Talk with the Reel Critic: Reggie Talks Lucy

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Resident movie critic Reggie Ponder called in the studio to do his weekly box office rundown with fill-in hosts Luis Antonio Perez and Jill Hopkins. He shared his thoughts on the high budget of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and what it will take for the movie to make a profit. He also reviewed Lucy, where Scarlett Johansen transforms into “a highly aware, extremely smart and unbelievably dangerous person.”

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07 / 18 / 14
Box Office Roundup with Reggie Ponder

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Resident Vocalo film critic Reggie Ponder joined hosts Brian Babylon and Brianna Baker to talk about the state of the box office, the racial implications of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Transformers and what went wrong with Sex Tape.

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07 / 11 / 14
The Reel Critic Checks in

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Resident movie critic Reggie Ponder joined Morning AMp hosts Molly Adams and Luis Antonio Perez for our weekly box office roundup. This week, Reggie had a review for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and Molly even contributed her own review of Snowpiercer.

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06 / 27 / 14
Talking Film on Critic for a Minute Friday

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Resident film critics Matt Fagerholm and Reggie Ponder stop by The Morning AMp to talk movies with hosts Molly Adams and Brian Babylon. We hit on everything from the box office, the 70 MM Film Festival that’s happening at The Music Box next month, American Black Film Festival and even take a look into film history with a discussion about the year 1984 in cinema.

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06 / 20 / 14
Reggie Ponder talks movies on the Morning AMp

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Resident movie critic Reggie Ponder called in from The American Black Film Festival in New York to talk movies and gave us his take on 22 Jump Street, Jersey Boys and Think like a Man Too this week on The Morning AMp. 

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04 / 04 / 14
The Reel Critic: Reggie Ponder's Take on "Captain America"
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The Morning AMp’s resident film critic, Reggie Ponder, called hosts Molly Adams and Brian Babylon for his weekly debriefing on the latest box office releases. In this segment, Reggie told us what to expect from the latest ‘Captain America’ film starring Chris Evans, the latest entry in Marvel’s Avengers mega-franchise.

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03 / 03 / 14
Oscar Buzz with Reggie Ponder

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Molly Adams and Brian Babylon chime in with movie critic Reggie Ponder to disccus last night’s biggest Hollywood event, The Oscars. They talk about how race interplays with film using the example of now Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o. Also, the three discuss the voting system and how social circles can be impactful to nominees.

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02 / 21 / 14
Reggie Ponder "The Reel Critic" Weekly Box Office Update

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Reggie Ponder, The Reel Critic, called Morning AMp hosts Molly Adams and Brian Babylon to share his opinions on recent box office releases. In this segment, Reggie reviews the new Costner flick, ‘Three Days to Kill,’ ‘About Last Night’ as an appropriate date movie, and the latest rendition of ‘Robocop.’ Also mentioned: a bit of international film chat, ‘Endless Love’, and more.

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02 / 07 / 14
Reggie Ponder Chimes in on Critic for a Minute

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Host Molly Adams and Brian Babylon spoke to Reggie Ponder, the Reel Critic, about the most recent films. Reggie reviews The Monuments Men and speaks about the the box office returns with Ride Along holding the top spot for four weeks now.

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01 / 10 / 14
Film Critic Ponder Ponder Talks Box Office Hits & Misses On The AMp!
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Reggie 'The Reel Critic' Ponder talks to Morning AMp hosts Brian Babylon and Molly Adams about the big draws for the box office in 2014. Babylon voices his negative opinion of recent release ‘Her’ by Spike Jonze, and they each discuss how relevant slavery will be as a theme for 2014 films.

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