This week the lads are joined by returning guest, Matthew Philip Michael ‘Tepi’ Mclaughlin, as we review a film he has long requested, Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory. The boys also give their thoughts on whether the third instalment of Guardians of the Galaxy will be worth a watch and Richie lets us know if his opinion of Free Fire has changed on his most recent rewatch.
Intro – The Candy Man – From “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” by Anthony Newley and Leslie Bricusse
Outro – Pure Imagination – From “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” by Anthony Newley and Leslie Bricusse
We become the latest victims for Count Dracula to sink his teeth into as we review Renfield this week. The lads tackle a plethora of topics, including the length of adverts at cinemas (again), the new ‘all stars’ show of I’m a Celebrity… South Africa, The Hunt for Raoul Moat, Evil Dead Rise and The Son.
The Four Horsemen of Film Night Podcast are faced with the unenviable task of debating M. Night Shyamalan’s latest film, Knock at the Cabin (spoilers: 41:50 – 1:30:45). The lads also complain about the amount of adverts on show before the film, and the strangely small lavatory facilities at Vue Cinema…
This week, we’re celebrating our 200th episode in style with a review of Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery. Many thanks to our beloved guests for joining us in the festivities: Matthew Phillip Michael “Tepi” Mclaughlin, Dale Anthony Alexander, Harry Oliver McLafferty, Grace Roisin Pooley-Cooper, Thomas James Broderick, William Neil “Barry” Blackburn & Matthew Patrick “Chives” Cartmell.
Intro – Glass Onion by The Beatles
Outro – Count to 200 and Exercise! by Jack Hartmann
We’re getting to a point in which these violent rants about our hatred of the Inferi-Oscars, given alongside our own unoriginally quasi-ironic version of them, are reaching levels of hypocrisy that even our big words and pseudo-intellectuality can’t save us. Nevertheless, we really hate the Oscars. Please enjoy the Film Night Oscars 2022!
It’s been more than a decade since viewers were last exploring the world of Pandora, but when an ancient threat resurfaces, the lads must fight to save the Na’vi (spoilers for both Avatar films from 34:30).
This week, the lads get into the Christmas spirit while trying not to antagonise their neighbours by reviewing Deck The Halls. There’s also a big announcement from Richie, a debrief of the 22nd series of I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! and a brief chat about Charlotte Wells’ Aftersun.
Intro – Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree by Brenda Lee
We’re back with a bumper episode this week! The lads kick off with a discussion on this year’s I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! followed by two films watched at Leeds International Film Festival – Huesera (spoilers: 40:40 – 52:02) and Incredible But True (spoilers: 56:55 – 1:06:02). There’s also talk on Martin McDonagh’s return to the big screen with The Banshees of Inisherin (spoilers: 1:13:40 – 1:22:23).
Intro – Walking Home Alone by Carter Burwell
Outro – The Mystery of Inisherin by Carter Burwell
This week, we take it back to the 50s and visit the beautiful town of Victory to review Olivia Wilde’s much-talked-about Don’t Worry Darling (spoilers: 48:20 – 1:27:55). The lads also discuss the controversy surrounding the film before, during and after its release.
Intro – The Right Time by Ray Charles
Outro – Music For a Sushi Restaurant by Harry Styles
Bros, the four besties are seriously vibing over Bodies Bodies Bodies this week (spoilers 43:37 – 1:16:20). Richie finally manages to wear Woody down on The Lord of the Rings debate, before discussions turn to13 Lives, The Rehearsal and our interest in Avatar: The Way of Water.
This week, we’re reviewing… Yep, you guessed it, Nope (spoilers: 55:56 – 1:35:11). Other topics include Bodies Bodies Bodies, Three Thousand Years of Longing, Don’t Worry Darling (note, this was recorded before the alleged spit incident) & Weird: The Al Yankovic Story.
Intro – This Is The Lost Generation by The Lost Generation
We’re playing with the boys this week as we review Top Gun: Maverick (spoilers: 52:57 – 1:21:00) . We also discuss recent watches including Jurassic World Dominion, Men, Stranger Things and Better Call Saul.