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New release picks: All the *buzz* on 'Candyman,' some raunchy fun with 'Vacation Friends' and more!

New release picks: All the *buzz* on 'Candyman,' some raunchy fun with 'Vacation Friends' and more!

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This weekend is all about... [say it with me] CANDYMAN... CANDYMAN... CANDYMAN... CANDYMAN... ok STOP!

But hey if horror ain't your thing we've also got John Cena and Lil Rel Howery in VACATION FRIENDS, a screwball couples comedy hitting Hulu, and the dark side of PBS's permed out peaceful painter Bob Ross in a documentary on Netflix.

Speaking of Netflix, He's all That, a gender-flipped reimagining of She's All That premieres this weekend and got us thinking about what movies we'd wanna see recast with opposites and why!

And... finally... we'll each take a whack at some of the latest movie news!

You can find links to all the movies they talk about in the show notes right here.

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Just to be Nominated is hosted and produced by Chris Lay, the podcast operations manager for Lee, along with Bruce Miller, the editor of the Sioux City Journal, and Jared McNett, a reporter for the Globe Gazette in Mason City, Iowa.

A podcast about movies and entertainment, hosted by Bruce Miller, editor of the Sioux City JournalJared McNett, a reporter at the Globe-Gazette in Mason City, Iowa, and Chris Lay, the Podcast Operations Manager for Lee Enterprises.

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