Episode 154: Atlantics

This week, we’re here to lift your spirits with our review of Atlantics (spoilers: 23:22 – 49:01). Also up for discussion is Will Ferrell’s latest film Eurovision, as well as The Handmaiden, Backbeat and a bit of a documentary debate featuring the works of Louis Theroux and Michael Moore.

Music:

Intro – Body Double by Fatima Al Qadiri

Outro – Jaja Ding Dong by Will Farrell and Molly Sandén

Episode 153: Drunk-Cast

This week, the Film Night lads got together for the first time in 3 years for a few beers, a few laughs and a few arguments. We sincerely hope you enjoy, or at least forgive us for, our first ever drunk-cast.

Episode 152: Da 5 Bloods

This week, Da 4 Bloods have come together to review Spike Lee’s latest film, Da 5 Bloods (spoilers: 42:27 – 1:16:20). Also up for discussion are some of our most recent watches including Midnight Run, Babel and Shoplifters.

Music:

Intro- Time Has Come Today by The Chambers Brothers

Outro- What’s Going On by Marvin Gaye

Episode 151: Flushed Away

This week, some of us are going potty for our new guest, William Neil “Barry” Blackburn’s favourite film Flushed Away, and some of us can’t help dumping on it. We also discuss the highly topical idea of censorship in film and media, as well as reviewing sports documentary The Last Dance, the Alien Saga and revisiting Tiger King.

Music:

Intro – Bohemian Like You by The Dandy Warhols

Outro – Proud Mary by Tina Turner

Episode 150: Citizen Kane

This week, the film review moguls are celebrating their 150th episode by taking on one of the most highly regarded films of all time, Citizen Kane (Spoilers: 39:45 – 1:11:31). We’re also treating you loyal listeners to a fun Film Night themed quiz as well as a discussion on our personal desert island films.

Episode 148: Tongan Ninja

This week, we introduce brand new, super sexy special guest Matthew ‘Tepi’ Mclaughlin to help us review, “Raging Bull” style, 2002’s Tongan Ninja. We also have a discussion on the descent of the home-viewing experience, from the mighty Tesco bargain bin to the market-obsessed streaming service. As requested by Tepi himself, please click here for your daily dose of Tongan Ninja.

Music:

Intro – Tale of the Tongan Ninja by Jemaine Clement, Bret McKenzie, Stephen Roche & David Donaldson*

Outro – How Deep Is Your Love by Bee Gees

*Not certain about these credits. Please comment with source if incorrect.

Episode 147: The Reflecting Skin

This week, with the help of returning guest Joshua Paul Alexander “Brian” Dewhurst, we are taking a step back and reflecting on Philip Ridley’s The Reflecting Skin (spoilers 17:15 – 1:06:39). This episode also sees the return of Quiz Night and features discussions on The Dear Hunter, Snowpiercer, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse and Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood.

Episode 146: Fantastic Mr. Fox

This week, we’re reviewing Fantastic Mr Cuss… I mean Fox (spoilers: 56:01 – 1:32:45). This episode also sees the return of Woody’s ‘Who Am I?’ quiz. What a treat!

Intro – Mr. Fox in the Fields by Alexandre Desplat

Outro – Boggis, Bunce and Bean by Alexandre Desplat

Episode 144: The Platform & I Lost My Body

This week in our double feature, we are losing both our minds (and our stomachs) over the Spanish thriller The Platform (spoilers: 33:33 – 55:36).  We also give a big hand to the Oscar nominated film, I Lost My Body (spoilers: 1:12:25 – 1:29:29) and review our recent film and TV watches, including John Wick, Sunderland Till I Die and Better Call Saul.

Music:

Intro – J’ai perdu mon corps by Dan Levy

Outro – Sale Soirée by Dan Levy Feat. L’Ordre Du Périph