Episode 189: The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

This week, we know exactly how Nic Cage is feeling as we review The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent (spoilers: 38:22 – 59:33). We also discuss Sean Baker’s Red Rocket & Richard Linklater’s Apollo 10 1/2: A Space Age Childhood.

Music:

Intro – Down by the Corner by Creedance Clearwater Revival

Episode 188: The Northman

This week, the four northmen gather to review Robert Eggers’ The Northman (spoilers: 52:50 – 1:17:08). We’re also bidding farewell to Woody as he begins his own journey of self discovery…

Music:

Intro – The King by Robin Carolan & Sebastian Gainsborough

Outro – Goodbye My Lover by James Blunt

Episode 187: The Batman

This week, the boys hit up Gotham to discuss their favourite caped crusader, The Batman (spoilers: 1:02:27 – 1:26:50). As well as discussing Matt Reeves’ latest film the lads delve into the possibilities of a ‘shared universe’ for Robert Pattinson’s superhero.

Music:

Intro: The Batman (from “The Batman”) by Michael Giacchino

Outro: Catwoman (from “The Batman”) by Michael Giacchino

Episode 186: Jackass Forever

We’re Film Night Podcast and this is the Jackass Forever review! Also up for discussion are some recent watches including The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and American Graffiti, as well as trying to solve the long standing mystery surrounding a Ferris Bueller’s Day Off DVD…

Music:

Intro: Corona by Minutemen

Outro: If You’re Gonna be Dumb, You Gotta be Tough by DJ Paul (feat. Yelawolf)

Episode 185: Licorice Pizza

Licorice Pizza/ Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studio inc. / 2021

This week, fate brings us together once again to review Paul Thomas Anderson’s Licorice Pizza. We also discuss all our recent watches including The Green Knight, Nobody, Hairspray and We Need to Talk About Kevin.

Intro: But You’re Mine by Sonny and Cher

Outro: Life on Mars by David Bowie

Episode 184: Film Night Oscars 2021

Our continued hatred of the mainstream Oscars is going strong, as is our unwavering determination to shamelessly cash in on its name and structure. That’s right, we’re at it again. Please enjoy our much better but equally pointless event… The Film Night Oscars 2021!

Episode 183: Spider-Man: No Way Home

Spider-Man: No Way Home/Sony Pictures/2021

This week, there are millions of universes in which we’re doing something else, but in this universe, we’re reviewing Spider-Man: No Way Home (spoilers throughout).

Music:

Intro – Spider-Man: Homecoming Suite by Michael Giacchino

Outro – Shield of Pain by Michael Giacchino

Episode 182: Home Alone

Home Alone/20th Century Studios/1990

This week, we’re not scared anymore to review Home Alone for our 2021 Christmas special. With a returning guest star, we also talk about I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! (again), Line of Duty, Tiger King 2, Argo, Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit, The Show About the Show, Erin Brockovich, Limbo and some of the best Christmas specials of British sitcoms.

Music:

Intro – Home Alone Main Title (“Somewhere in My Memory”) by John Williams

Outro – Snowman by Sia

Episode 181: House of Gucci

House of Gucci/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/2021

This-a week, we’re-a reviewing-a House of Gucci. We also take some time to shed some light on some of the language we use on the show that may be confusing some listeners… Plus, we break down our thoughts on this year’s series of I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!

Music:

Intro – Faith by George Michael

Outro – Con te Partirò by Paul Potts

Episode 180: The French Dispatch & Last Night in Soho

The French Dispatch/Indian Paintbrush/Searchlight Pictures/2021

This week, we deliver the hard news with our reviews of The French Dispatch & Last Night in Soho (spoilers: 1:23:39 – 1:48:25). We’re also featuring articles on Squid Game, The Tower, The Great British Bake Off, Tremors & The Eternals. Our agony column needs you! Please send your e-mails to filmnight@yahoo.co.uk.

Music:

Intro – Obituary by Alexandre Desplat

Outro – Last Night in Soho by Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich

 

Episode 179: Absolute Denial & Hope – LIFF 2021

Absolute Denial/Bridge Way Films/2021

This week, Jack and Richie have been programmed to review more films at Leeds International Film Festival. In the second and final LIFF 2021 special, they’re reviewing Absolute Denial (spoilers: 22:26 – 33:46) and Hope. Plus, Richie introduces Jack to Curb Your Enthusiasm.

Episode 178: Tiong Bahru Social Club & Kratt – LIFF 2021

Tiong Bahru Social Club, 13 Little Pictures

This week, Jack and Richie measure their happiness by the number of films they can see at Leeds International Film Festival 2021. In the first LIFF special of the year, they’re reviewing Tiong Bahru Social Club & Kratt (spoilers: 51:09 – 1:07:54). Stay tuned for more from LIFF 2021 soon!

Music:

Intro: Ms. Happy by Tiong Bahru Social Club

Outro: Last Day of Work by Tiong Bahru Social Club