Episode 130: Dark Phoenix

Sophie Turner stars in Dark Phoenix

This week, we rise once more to review the rebirth of the popular Jean Grey story, Dark Phoenix (spoilers: 34:16 Р58:53). In other news, we have three more episodes of Black Mirror (spoilers throughout), in which to sink our teeth. Other topics of discussion include Boyhood and Nirvanna the Band the Show.

Music:

Intro: Werewolves of London by Warren Zevon

Outro: Army by Ben Folds Five

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Episode 129: Rocketman

Taron Egerton stars in Rocketman

This week, we’re reviewing Rocketman and… It’s a little bit funny. We’re also discussing Jonah Hill’s Mid90s and Guy Ritchie’s Aladdin, along with the rest of the Disney “live action” remakes.

Music:

Intro – Saturday Night’s Alright for Fighting by Elton John

Outro – Rocket Man by Elton John

Episode 123: Oscar Bait 2018

A row of pretentious, meaningless trophies

The Oscars are shit. All film award ceremonies are shit. During our latest episode, we add to this disgusting and pointless circle-jerk by reviewing some of the 2018 Oscar nominees, including Darkest Hour, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (Spoilers: 56:01 – 1:15:43), Call Me by Your Name, The Greatest Showman and Coco. So sit back and enjoy, we’ll just go and kill ourselves now…

Episode 122: Comeback Special 2018

Film Night Comeback Special 2018

Chewie… We’re home. After a disgustingly long absence, the Film Night crew are proud to present their very own comeback special! Within this special episode, we’re covering some of the bigger films that were released during our time off, including Justice League, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Spoilers: 1:11:02 – 1:52:26). We’re also deciding on our best and worst films of 2017 as a lazy, watered-down version of the esteemed Film Night Oscars.

Episode 121: Thor: Ragnarok

Chris Hemsworth stars in Thor: Ragnarok

This week, we’re Hela excited to bring you our review of Thor: Ragnarok (Spoilers: 30:49 – 42:20). In our news segment, the headlines are a confirmed title for the Han Solo spin-off and a trailer for Phantom Thread. Other topics to discuss include Snowden, Louis Theroux’s Dark States, Gordon Ramsay on Cocaine, Dumbo, Shark Tale, The LEGO Ninjago Movie, The Exorcist, Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie and Pulp Fiction.

Music:

Intro – Immigrant Song by Led Zeppelin

Outro – Pure Imagination by Gene Wilder, Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley

Episode 120: The Ritual

Rafe Spall stars in The Ritual

Our weekly ceremonial podcast gathers together once more to review The Ritual (Spoilers: 25:59 – 48:03). In our news segment, the headlines are a full trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Harvey Weinstein’s recently made public controversies. Other topics to discuss include Louis Theroux: Miami Mega Jail, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Nina Forever, Jack Whitehall: Travels with my Father and A Man Called Ove.

Episode 119: Blade Runner 2049

Ryan Gosling & Harrison Ford star in Blade Runner 2049

This week, we say everything Denis Villeneuve wants to hear, as we discuss Blade Runner 2049 (Spoilers: 28:16 – 56:15). In our news segment, the headlines are trailers for How to Talk to Girls at Parties and Alex Garland’s Annihilation. Other topics to discuss include the return of The Apprentice, Blade Runner, The Big Lebowski, Austin Powers in Goldmember, Amanda Knox , Catfish, The Founder, Men in Black, Ex Machina, Lilo and Stitch & Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!

Music:

Intro – Peter and the Wolf by Sergei Prokofiev

Outro – Summer Wind by Frank Sinatra