Film Basterds

On this week's show there's a disagreement about The Dead Don't Die, consensus about Point Blank, some mild division on What We Do In The Shadows and why Marc should never step foot in KFC York ever again...

This week, join us for our annual "Is Ari Aster taking the piss" festivities with a look at Midsommar!!!

Direct download: Episode_308_-_Midsommar.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 7:55am UTC

On this week's show unfortunately Becky is otherwise detained but we are pleased to be joined by Noel Mellor as we take a look at Spider-Man: Far From Home and the US Box-Office flop/UK Netflix hit Shaft.

Direct download: Episode_307_-_Spider-Man_Far_From_Home_Shaft.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 6:58pm UTC

On this week's show we take a look at an unexpectedly sci-fi horror reimagining of Child's Play and again be surprised by the entertainment brought from A McG Netflix film with Rim of the World.

Direct download: Episode_306_-_Childs_Play_Rim_of_the_World.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 6:16pm UTC

And we are back!

After illness, holiday and a Patron-only special, we've got an epic length show for you covering Netflix's hugely seen Murder Mystery, Disney/Fox's hugely not seen Dark Phoenix and an addendum to our X-Men special with a look at the three Wolverine centric films.

Hey guys,

Sorry for the delay but you've got the latest Blumhouse review and for some reason... You Me & Dupree...


Direct download: Episode_304_-_Ma_You_Me__Dupree_Patreon_Review.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 7:24pm UTC

On this week's show we blast off with Dexter Fletcher's Rocketman and have a rather bumper Trailer Talk discussion.

Direct download: Episode_303_-_Rocketman.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:07am UTC


On this week's show, we say Tick Tock Mr Wick with John Wick Chapter 3 and PIKA PIKA MOTHERHUBBARDS with Detective Pikachu.

Direct download: Episode_302_-_John_Wick_Chapter_3_Detective_Pikachu.mp3
Category:film, Movies -- posted at: 8:14am UTC

Lottie Loring gets in the Film Basterds game very quickly as she unleashes spoilers aplenty on Detective Pikachu...

Direct download: Daddy_Daughter_Reviews-_Episode_1_-_Detective_Pikachu.mp3
Category:film, Movies -- posted at: 6:58pm UTC

On this week's show, we see Zac Efron try something new with Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil & Vile, Tilda Swinton dress up once again with Suspiria and Park Chan-Wook surprises us with Joint Security Area.

Oh yes its the big one and for this auspicious occasion we have SO MANY GUESTS.

Noel Mellor, Jordan McGrath, Andrew Jones and Bradley Porter join us to discuss Avengers Endgame and also talk about some Basterds best moments along with trailers. Its a fun one.

Direct download: Episode_300_-_Avengers_Endgame.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 6:30pm UTC

Some fantastically titled films up for discussion this week with the Sam Elliot starring The Man Who Killed Hitler & Then The Bigfoot and the perhaps problematic Dragged Across Concrete.

It's just the Fosters this week (Ian's day job got in the way) but you're getting an advance look at Long Shot as well as a review of Mid90s and the Donald Glover/Rhianna thing Guava Island!

Direct download: Episode_298_-_Mid90s_Long_Shot_and_Guava_Island_Non_Patreon_V2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:00am UTC

On this week's show we take a look at the latest Stephen King adaptation, a new remake of Pet Semetary.

Direct download: Episode_297_-_Pet_Semetary.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:39pm UTC

Coming up on this week's show, we take a look at some new Netflix films with Jeff Tremaine's The Dirt and John Lee Hancock's The Highwaymen. We also cover Rick Kidd's Patreon Review pick, Armando Iannucci's The Death of Stalin plus there's also a lot of tangents, drunk talk and insults...

Direct download: Episode_296_-_The_Dirt_The_Highwaymen.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:48pm UTC

On this week's show we review Jordan Peele's IT'S A HORROR MOVIE horror movie Us and the new film from the director of It Follows, LA surreal noir Under The Silver Lake.

Direct download: Episode_295_-_Us_Under_The_Silver_Lake.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:55pm UTC

On this week's show we take a look at the star studded Netflix Original, Triple Frontier and we've got our latest Patron pick, the Joan Crawford Western Johnny Guitar.

Direct download: Episode_294_-_Triple_Frontier_Johnny_Guitar_Patreon_Review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:16am UTC

On this week's show, Noel Mellor joins us once again to discuss the troll defeating Captain Marvel and there's batshithousery a go-go with Serenity!

Direct download: Episode_293_-_Captain_Marvel_Serenity.mp3
Category:film, Movies -- posted at: 7:40pm UTC

After being MIA for a year and an episode being eaten by Ian's MacBook, we return with new Playing It Forward!

We look at an eclectic selection with Oscar winning Italian comedy-drama The Great Beauty, Harry Dean Stanton's last performance in Lucky and 2006 thriller starring a guy from Eurotrip, Gone.

Direct download: Playing_It_Forward_-_Episode_7.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:30pm UTC

It’s Oscarbation 2019 folks, you know the drill it’s undedited coverage of the full show.

Direct download: Film_Basterds_-__Oscarbation_2019.m4a
Category:general, movies, film -- posted at: 9:31am UTC

On this week's show we take in the great Oscar crime of the year If Beale Street Could Talk and genre hopping Blumhouse flick Happy Death Day 2U.

Direct download: Episode_292_-_If_Beale_Street_Could_Talk_Happy_Death_Day_2U.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:30am UTC

On this week's show we are very pleased to be joined by Noel Mellor and Jordan McGrath to take a look at James Cameron's pet project Alita: Battle Angel and Steven Soderbergh's first Netflix film High Flying Bird.

Note: This episode was recorded before the Academy changed their minds. Again.

Direct download: Episode_291_-_Alita_Battle_Angel_High_Flying_Bird.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:00am UTC

On this week's show, we take a look at the, some would say controversially, Oscar hot tip Green Book, the film which may get Richard E. Grant an Oscar with Can You Ever Forgive Me? and a film which will get no Oscar attention, Velvet Buzzsaw.

Direct download: Episode_290_-_Green_Book_Can_You_Ever_Forgive_Me_Velvet_Buzzsaw.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:49pm UTC

On this week's show we have a rather jam packed set of reviews taking in Nicole Kidman's transformative role in Destroyer, Chris Smith's much talked about doc Fyre, Mads Mikklesen and.. Matt Lucas? at odds in graphic novel adaptation Polar and in our first Patron selected review we take in Fellini's seminal 8 1/2.

Direct download: Episode_289_-_Destroyer_Fyre_Polar_8_12.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:48am UTC

On this week's show, awards season correspondent Bradley Porter returns to give us a deep dive into the nominations with trends, snubs and the curious case of Boho Rhapso all discussed. We also take a quick look at M Night Shyalaman's trilogy closing Glass.

Direct download: Episode_288_-_Oscar_Nominations_Glass.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:22pm UTC

This week's show sees us explore the best, the worst, the most surprising and most disappointing films of 2018 in a mammoth episode.

Also contains a special musical treat from Ian.. 

Direct download: Episode_287_-_2018_Year_In_Review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:21pm UTC

A quieter show than it has been, the calm before the 2018 Review Show storm, as we take a look at The Favourite, which likely won't be Marc's favourite...

Also a little bit of trailers, some What We Watched and some general love for Olivia Colman

Direct download: Episode_287_-_The_Favourite.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:32am UTC

On this week's show we look at the great quirky fun of One Cut of the Dead, the "Misery Is Family" dark comedy of Happy New Year, Colin Burstead and the most meme'd film of 2018, Netflix's Bullock starrer Bird Box.

On this week's bumper show, again, we've got a whole bag of reviews for you as we discuss a wide variety of films with potential Oscar heavy hitter Roma, dark horse Oscar contender Mary Poppins Returns, Charlie Brooker's interactive.. thing.. Black Mirror: Bandersnatch AND the critically reviled Holmes & Watson.

Plus discussion of the first trailer for Jordan Peele's Us and a good bit of festive What We Watched. Strap yourselves in, it's a long one.

Noel Mellor joins us for a bumper show looking at 3 of the heavy Christmas hitters with Aquaman, Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse AND Bumblebee.

We also discuss the new Hellboy trailer, how much Marc hates Carol and we talk through our favourite Christmas songs.

On this week's show we take a trip to the jungle with Mowgli and ponder whether the craziness of Sorry To Bother You sticks the landing.

There's also trailer discussion including Avengers: Endgame and a chunk of What We Watched too.

Apologies for the no-show last week folks, HOWEVER we have managed to save some of that recording so you get two bursts of news and trailers (this was recorded before Kevin Hart stood down from his Oscar hosting duties BTW), and full reviews of Creed 2 and The Christmas Chronicles aka Kurt Russell Is Santa Claus: The Movie.

Direct download: Episode_281_-_Creed_2_The_Christmas_Chronicles.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 10:33am UTC

On this week's show its a Netflix bonanza as we listen to The Ballad of Buster Scruggs and get muddy with Outlaw King.

There's also some talk on two of the worst films of the year and Becky's thoughts on Black Panther. Busy show!

Direct download: Episode_280_-_The_Ballad_of_Buster_Scruggs_Outlaw_King.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:00am UTC

On this week's episode, we take a look at two rather contrasting films, Steve McQueen's ensemble, female driven thriller Widows and the contained, quietly claustrophobic drama First Reformed, the film many are calling Paul Schrader's return to form.

There's also a chunk of What We Watched and much talk of Detective Pikachu. Much.

Direct download: Episode_279_-_Widows_First_Reformed.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 8:28pm UTC

Join us as Marc & Becky bicker about TV, we all get various shades of annoyed by Bohemian Rhapsody and we spend the first half hour of the show not really talking about films!

Direct download: Episode_278_-_Bohemian_Rhapsody.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 10:06am UTC

On this week's show, Noel Mellor join us for a weekend of randomness in Manchester centred on our review of the new take on Halloween but also featuring debating Queen and discussing our relief that John Carpenter put on a terrific show in Manchester last weekend.

Direct download: Episode_277_-_Halloween.m4a
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 7:49pm UTC

On this week's show, Marc, Becky & Ian check in for some Bad Times At The El Royale and watch Dan Stevens get his Wicker Man on in horror-thriller Apostle.

Direct download: Episode_276_-_Bad_Times_At_The_El_Royale_Apostle.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:15am UTC

It's a bit of an old-school show this week as Becky takes the week off so Noel, Marc & Ian have a cry over Bradley Cooper's A Star Is Born and Marc & Ian wonder if Panos Cosmatos' Mandy can live up to Barry Manilow's mighty musical stylings.

Plus, listener questions, more London Film Festival coverage and tangents!

Direct download: Episode_275_-_A_Star_Is_Born_Mandy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:51pm UTC

On this week's show, Noel Mellor joins us to discuss comic book anti-hero hit Venom and sans Noel, we have a crack at Jeffrey Wright mumble-athon Hold The Dark, the latest from DAAM favourite Jeremy Saulnier.

Direct download: Episode_274_-_Venom_Hold_The_Dark.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:29pm UTC

On this week's show, we take a look at Paul Feig going dark with comic thriller A Simple Favour. Plus, an extended What We Watched section including the start of Ian's look at films playing this year's London Film Festival and Marc and Becky getting their Crowe on with another look at Almost Famous.

Direct download: Episode_273_-_A_Simple_Favour.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 6:23am UTC

Brad Porter joins Ian to look at the highlights, and also what is oddly missing, from the 2018 LFF line up. Please note, this was recorded before Vox Lux was announced as an addition.

Direct download: London_Film_Festival_2018_Preview.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:33pm UTC

On this week's show, strap in and GET TO THE POD-ER...


Sweaty men fan Noel Mellor joins us to discuss the ups and downs that are the Predator films. Also, trailers, Twitter questions and quoting.

Direct download: Episode_272_-_The_Predator_Franchise.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:25pm UTC

Join us as we board James Wan & Friends' ghost train of a series with a full look at the Conjuring Universe including the latest effort, Corin Hardy's The Nun.

Direct download: Episode_271_-_The_Nun__The_Conjuring_Universe.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:46pm UTC

On this week's show, we take a look at buzzed about thriller Searching and Leigh Whannell's love letter to 80's sci-fi., Upgrade.

Also, trailer, What We Watched and Marc's response to an annoyed listener...

Direct download: Episode_270_-_Searching_Upgrade.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 8:59am UTC

On a bumper show this week, we enter the Autumn film season with a bang as we take a look ay Spike Lee's Cannes Grand Prix winning BlacKkKlansman, Brian Henson's Muppet subversion The Happytime Murders and more Blumhouse grimness with Unfriended: Dark Web.

Also: Becky on Slender Man and Marc on his seething hatred for cyclists who ride without lights on.

Direct download: Episode_269_-_BlacKkKlansman_Unfriended_Dark_Web_The_Happytime_Murders.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:43am UTC

On this week's rather busy show, we take a look at Denzel Washington's first sequel The Equalizer 2, catch up with Jason Statham fighting a shark with The Meg and as a replacement for Red Sonja, WHICH YOU CANNOT LEGALLY STREAM IN THE UK, we talk about The Grey aka Liam Neeson: Wolf Puncher.

There's also more Bond talk, Becky's fondness for physical media and Ian's Adventures In Atmos.

Note: With this show, we've now exceeded our storage limit for this month, next show won't be up until 1st September at the earliest, hope 2 shows in less than a week makes up for this!!

Direct download: Episode_268_-_The_Equalizer_2_The_Meg_The_Grey.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:21am UTC

On this week's show, we take a look at the Margot Robie starring Terminal which is now available on Amazon Prime Video in the UK. We also discuss the latest Bond rumours and our ideal casting, some What We Watched including a first time go at Justice League for Becky and an unexpected good time at the cinema for Ian with The Festival.

Direct download: Episode_267_-_Terminal.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:01am UTC

On this week's show, comic book correspondent Noel Mellor joins us to discuss Ant-Man & The Wasp



Direct download: Episode_266_-_Ant-Man__The_Wasp.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 4:07pm UTC

This week, Becky, Marc & Ian reload their arms and go deep into Mission Impossible: Fallout and Netflix's latest "bought off a studio, sure that's not a bad sign" sci-fi drama Extinction.

Also, trailers, what we watched and tangents!

Direct download: Episode_265_-_Mission_Impossible_Fallout_Extinction.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 6:56pm UTC

It is a PACKED show this time round as Brad Porter joins us to discuss the Mamma Mia films and has the time of his life.

Also, Comic Con trailers, top and bottom 5's of the year, What We Watched and stories from the Projection booth.

Direct download: Episode_264_-_Mamma_Mia_Here_We_Go_Again.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:15am UTC

On this week's show, we watch The Rock climbing in Skyscraper and a load of gold paint and boobs being thrown around in Let The Corpses Tan. Plus, discussion of one of the worst films of the show's lifetime and venting about how we can't have nice things. Again.

Direct download: Episode_263_-_Skyscraper_Let_The_Corpses_Tan.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:03pm UTC

On this week's show there's a triple review as we take a look at non-chalant grenade throws and big coincidences in Sicario 2, Gary Oldman becomes a house in Tau and tension abounds in Calibre.

Also, some What We Watched, tangents and more married bickering.

Direct download: Episode_262_-_Sicario_2_Tau_Calibre.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 6:21am UTC

On this week's show, Becky Marc & Ian indulge in the simple pleasures of Ocean's 8, Ian continues his quest to convince Marc & Becky to get a 4K TV, Marc recounts his favourite times Ian went temporarily insane and Becky tries to convince the audience that the Da Vinci Code movies are actually good. 

Direct download: Episode_261_-_Oceans_8.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:45am UTC

On this week's show we take a look at the latest horror to be the best horror since the last best horror, Hereditary, we have a look at the latest trailers and go through a big helping of What We Watched including The Matrix, Mindhunters and Zack & Miri Make A Porno amongst others.

Direct download: Episode_260_-_Hereditary.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:16pm UTC

On this week's show, we see some serious shit as Becky, Marc & Ian take a look at the... opinion dividing Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.

There's also Trailers, What We Watched and a bit of discussion around E3.

Also a bit on Kelly Marie Tran's treatment online. Just a note, if you disagree with our takes, we'd rather you didn't listen to the podcast going forward.


Direct download: Episode_259_-_Jurassic_Park_Fallen_Kingdom.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:18am UTC

In this weeks show we get deep into trailers, review Sky Cinema film Anon & Netflix film Cargo, as well as an in-depth chat about physical media and streaming.

Direct download: Episode_258_-_Cargo__Anon.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 4:05pm UTC

On this week's episode Ian returns after saying he was leaving the podcast and just ended up taking a week off. Idiot. Also, Steve Nixon joins Marc, Becky & Ian to talk Solo and we also delve into Trailers and the curious case of Show Dogs.

Direct download: Episode_257_-_Solo.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:09am UTC

It’s our first episode of Ian’s sabbatical Marc and New Co-host Rebecca chat your choice of Retro View with Stand By Me. We also give you the usual news, trailers, what we’ve watched and answer some questions along the way! 

Direct download: Episode_256_-_Stand_By_Me-1.m4a
Category:movies -- posted at: 10:58pm UTC

On this week's show, Ian's last as permanent co-host, Noel, Marc & Ian talk Deadpool 2, Marc & Ian talk John Woo's Manhunt and iPad stands become a surprising point of conversation.

Direct download: Episode_255_-_Deadpool_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:36pm UTC

It is time. Time for a big bellendy looking guy to waggle his finger of judgement on Avengers: Infinity War. But enough about Comic Book Correspondent Noel Mellor, once again joining us to talk all things Thanos.

We also talk about the latest Sandler-Netflix joint and ask "Is The Week Of actually a film or a series of still images shown together to make the appearance of movement"?


Direct download: Episode_254_-_Avengers_Infinity_War_The_Week_Of.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:09pm UTC

On this week's show, we take a massive change of tack at the start as we talk about Arsene Wenger quitting Arsenal after over 2 decades in charge and then we get back to normal service as we take a look at Liam O'Donnell's Beyond Skyline.

Direct download: Episode_253_-_Beyond_Skyline_Arsene_Wenger_Quits_Arsenal.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:45pm UTC

On this week's show, we like a big monkey and a big Rock in Rampage, have a bit of a disagreement over Hurricane Heist and wonder where Into The Night has been all our lives.

Direct download: Episode_252_-_Rampage_Into_The_Night_Hurricane_Heist.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:18pm UTC

On this week's show we discuss John Krasinski's surprise horror smash A Quiet Place and take a look at Richard Linklater's Amazon effort Last Flag Flying. Also, more on Netflix and Cannes, some What We Watched and more!

Direct download: Episode_251_-_A_Quiet_Place_Last_Flag_Flying.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:40pm UTC

On this week's show, we take a trip to Trash Island with a look at Wes Anderson's Isle of Dogs, go Netflix it up with Game Over, Man! and to mark the 250th episode, we present out Top 5 films of the show's lifetime. 

On this week's show, we take a look at Steven Soderbergh's shot on iPhone psychological thriller/horror Unsane, Steven S. DeKnight's sequel to a film no one really thought would get a sequel Pacific Rim: Uprising and we catch up on George Clooney's Surburbicon which is now on Amazon Prime in the UK.

Direct download: Episode_149_-_Unsane_Pacific_Rim_Uprising_Surburbicon.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 3:40pm UTC

It's a rather packed one this week as Marc & Ian begin by taking a look at the.. dated to say the least Angelina Jolie Tomb Raider films before taking a look at Roar Uthaug's Alicia Vikander reboot Tomb Raider.

After this, Noel joins in to discuss the Avengers: Infinity War trailer before Noel & Ian go in depth on Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One.

Direct download: Episode_248_-_Tomb_Raider__Ready_Player_One_Reviews.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 10:41pm UTC

On this week's show, we get ranty about Netflix haters (again) and then talk some Alex Garland's Annihilation. After this, we talk Brian Taylor's Mom & Dad and discuss what we watched including Baby Driver, The Peanuts Movie... and Chips.

Direct download: Episode_247_-_AnnihilationMom__Dad_Reviews.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:26pm UTC

On this week's show we have a surprise triple review of sorts as we take on the unsexy spy thriller Red Sparrow, the Will Ferrell comedy flop The House and the Rachel McAdams comedy hit Game Night.

Also, What We Watched and our final word on the Oscar season.

Direct download: Episode_246_-_The_Spy_Who_Made_Me_Question_Myself_Sexually.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:30pm UTC

On this week's show, we have a triple banger for you with reviews of Greta Gerwig's Lady Bird, Duncan Jones' Mute AND Craig Gillespie's I Tonya.

We also report live from Snowmageddon 2018 and talk about Asda for some reason.

Direct download: Episode_245_-_Annoying_Mums_Missing_Mums.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:31am UTC

Coming up on this week's show, a triple banger of reviews as we take a look at The Shape of Water, Fifty Shades Freed AND FINALLY our retro review looking at PTA's late 90's classic Magnolia.

All this, trailers and a journey into Ian's formative youth await...

Direct download: Episode_244_-_Cat_Deeley_Is_A_Peach.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:49pm UTC

On this week's show, Noel Mellor joins us once again to discuss the film everyone loves, apart from 2 of the people on this podcast, Ryan Coogler's Black Panther, as well as some trailers and a brief bit of What We Watched. The Black Panther review is long, full of spoilers and in our opinion a damn good conversation.

Direct download: Episode_243_-_Jason_Momoas_Jizz-Mated_Hair.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 9:28am UTC

On this week's show, hear utter surprise and joy as we review Roman J. Isreal Esq, the Best Actor nominated film no one has seen, as well as The Cloverfield Paradox and Phantom Thread.

We also go through the SuperBowl trailers and a good chunk of What We Watched. Its a packed one this week.

On this week's show, an epic tangent about a certain distributor's horrific brand identity gives way to a review of Steven Spielberg's Oscar nom'd The Post, we detail our top 5 most anticipated films of 2018 and there's plenty of What We Watched.

Direct download: Episode_241_-_Entertainment_In_Horrible_Logos.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 3:54pm UTC

Its Oscar nominations time as Marc & Ian give initial thoughts as to the running. There's also a review of Liam Neeson being grizzly on public transport thriller The Commuter and a big chunk of What We Watched also.


Direct download: Episode_240_-_Insert_Terrible_Irish_Accent_Here.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 8:26am UTC

It is time for more Playing It Forward as Marc, Noel and Ian look at 3 very different films. Starting with one of the hot action films of last year The Villainess, moving onto Richard Pryor's 80's comedy Moving and finishing up with the Australian indie Wish You Were Here. Opinions are positive and vibes are high.

Direct download: Playing_It_Forward_-_Episode_6.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:36pm UTC

OK folks, it's a long one.

Year-end wrap up time as Marc and Ian take you on a journey through what turned out to be a pretty great year for Film. As it always is if you pay attention...

We've got our top ten's, bottom ten's, top 5 surprises and disappointments, listener lists AND a full review of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. Grab a drink, get strapped in and embrace the DAAM.

Direct download: Episode_239_-_2017_Year_In_Review.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 8:00pm UTC

We are back with the first proper show of the year as Marc & Ian bring you a triple review show looking at Molly's Game, All The Money In The World and Hostiles along with a good chunky slice of What We Watched.

Direct download: Episode_238_-_Face_Replace_Is_Ace.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 8:40pm UTC

In what is perhaps our shortest show ever, listen to a man suffering extreme man-flu and a man desperate to eat race through 3 main reviews for you lovely people.

We've got Jumanji, we've got Bright, we've got The Greatest Showman. And one of them gets a "Geostorm"...

Direct download: Episode_237_-_Sick_Sick_Sick.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:27pm UTC

Apologies for the delay folks. I'll be honest, Patreon support matters more than either as neither Marc nor I have a working laptop at the moment and holy fuck is being restricted to a desktop, which my wife uses for business use full time, is not helpful! And also, if you were a Patron, you'd have had this 5 days earlier!!

Anyway! Steve Nixon joins us for our annual Star Wars chat as we go deep on The Last Jedi, a film which you literally cannot escape unless you don't live in this timeline (hey, if you're time-fluid, I'm not gonna judge).

Don't think much else gets talked about but shit, it was recorded a week ago.

I just had to upload this using a FTP client for god's sake. Help us get machines which actually work.

Direct download: Episode_236_-_Forced_Joking.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 9:40pm UTC

No, its not Star Wars. That'll be early next week.

For now, you've got Marc and Ian disagreeing slightly on The Disaster Artist and Ian in a particularly ranty mood.

Direct download: Episode_235_-_Ian_Hates_Everything.mp3
Category:film, Movies -- posted at: 7:19pm UTC

On this week's special instalment, Noel, Marc & Ian again play it forward with an interesting variety of titles, we look at Clint Eastwood's Unforgiven, Guy Ritchie's The Man From UNCLE and Richard Marquand's Jagged Edge.

Direct download: Playing_It_Forward_-_Episode_5.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:35pm UTC

On this week's episode, a late postponement for Playing It Forward results in one of our most chilled out shows in a while as we just talk tangents and a good chunk of What We Watched.

Direct download: Episode_234_-_Killer_Filler.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:01pm UTC

On this week's delayed instalment, stomach bug in the Loring household entirely to blame, we are joined by Noel to discuss Justice League as Marc and Ian consider Noel's sanity before asking the age-old question, is Jim Carrey just a plain old dickhead with a look at Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond. Also, a rant about loot boxes and the continuing sexual deviance of Hollywood is yet again discussed.

Hey guys, it's a long one this week.

Only one main review with a look at Joseph Kosinski's real-life firefighter drama Only The Brave but there's A LOT of What We Watched, Trailer Talk and our beloved tangents.

On you can also now get extended versions of the show with our pre and post show talk also included, about 15 minutes extra this week. $3 a month gets you all the Patreon content and helps support the upkeep of the show.

Direct download: Episode_232_-_2_Weeks_Without_Talk_Make_Ian__Marc_Something_Something.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:05pm UTC


90 minutes, most of them drunk, while Marc, Noel and for part of the show Becky, covering Mindhunter, Brett Ratner and A Bad Moms Christmas in an entertaining, rambling piece of madness.

Direct download: Episode_230_Part_1_-_A_Bad_Dads_Weekend.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 5:40pm UTC

Its a horror show released the day after Halloween. Oops.

We've got reviews of the franchise restarting Jigsaw and franchise continuing Creep 2 and a bumper crop of What We Watched including Call Me By Your Name, Why Him and the Psycho documentary 78/52.


Direct download: Episode_230_-_Creepy_Jigsaw.mp3
Category:film, Movies -- posted at: 8:18am UTC

It's a packed show this week  as we bring you FOUR reviews as Noel Mellor joins us once again to talk about Thor: Ragnarok and Netflix's Wheelman and Geostorm and Brawl In Cell Block 99 are also tackled. Oh and the My Little Pony movie too... kinda.

Direct download: Episode_229_-_Thork_Me_A_New_Rating.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm UTC

On this week's thrilling instalment, Marc & Ian get their Netflix on with reviews of both McG's The Babysitter AND Noah Baumbach's The Meyerowitz Stories (New & Selected). They also discuss the rather odd misfire that is Tomas Alfredson's The Snowman.

There's also some Trailer Talk and a smaller than usual chunk of What We Watched.




Direct download: Episode_228_-_Meyerowitzs_Stories_Dont_Please_Everyone.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:41pm UTC

On this week's belated show we are joined by the always fun Becky Foster who disagrees with her husband often on a great many things during the course of the running.

We talk Blade Runner 2049, Gerald's Game, the new Last Jedi trailer and a little chunk of What We Watched. 

Support us on Patreon for extra content at the low low price of $3 a month! Many extra shows over the course of the month including a Commentary picked up Patrons!

Direct download: Episode_227_-_Marital_Bickering.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 8:41am UTC

On this brand new edition of Playing It Forward, we discuss Meryl Streep's Anna Wintour impression in The Devil Wears Prada, how David Lynch and Mark Frost OBVIOUSLY love Being There and how much Jeff Bridges wants to fuck an animal in The Last Unicorn.

Oh and for some reason we also talk about the SNES Mini.

Direct download: Playing_It_Forward_-_Episode_4.mp3
Category:film, Movies -- posted at: 6:28am UTC

On this week's show we are once again joined by a cough-filled Noel Mellor for a look at the film everyone seems to love to hate lately, Kingsman: The Golden Circle. We also talk trailers, What We Watched and the breathtaking majesty that is the Apple TV 4K.

Direct download: Episode_226_-_Suspicious_Fingering.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:12pm UTC

On this week's show, Marc & Ian debate the relative merits of mother! and basically agree despite giving different ratings. There's also trailer talk, a brief tangent about the financial markets, which genuinely should not be considered financial advice, and some What We Watched where Ian talks about a lovely shirt.

Direct download: Episode_225_-_Mother_May_I_Not_Have_Another.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:53pm UTC

It's episode 4 of DaaM-U-Football and Marc answers questions and chats shit about the beautiful game for an hour. Enjoy!

Direct download: DaaM-U-Football_Episode_4.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:22pm UTC

On this week's episode, Marc & Ian are very pleased to be joined by Becky Foster to talk about the difference between trains and orgies with a review of the new big-screen It. Also, Taylor Sheridan's directorial debut Wind River gets discussed along with trailers, some What We Watched and a bit of discussion around Ian's new obession the Apple TV 4K.

Direct download: Episode_224_-_Youll_Bloat_Too.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 8:16pm UTC

On this week's show, Marc & Ian discuss some complicated feelings about the end of Twin Peaks: The Return, have fun with American Made and talk about Welcome To Mooseport more than their other "main" review, the Netflix Original Little Evil. Trailers are also discussed as well as some What We Watched. Which includes Welcome To Mooseport...

Direct download: Episode_223_-_Cyclical_Screaming.mp3
Category:film, Movies -- posted at: 8:25pm UTC

On this week's show Marc & Ian do a double review taking on Steven Soderbergh's first film since he came out of fake retirement, Logan Lucky, and Adam Wingard's already controversial remake of Death Note. A large tangent involving Apple TV, some brief What We Watched, oh and also a look at one of the single best moments of TV ever in this week's Twin Peaks catch-up. It's a busy show!!

Direct download: Episode_222_-_King_Cooper.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:56pm UTC

On this week's show we break new ground as the show features... A WOMAN. That's right, for the first time, apart from the odd appearance from Ian's daughter, we are joined by the better sex as Marc's superior half Becky joins the guys to review The Dark Tower and celebrate its genre mashiness. Twin Peaks, trailers and other films including The Nut Job 2 and War Dogs are also discussed.

Direct download: Episode_221_-_Ah_A_Woman.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 5:17pm UTC

On this week's thrilling instalment, Marc & Ian get scared by a doll with the impressive spin-off Annabelle: Creation, Twin Peaks: The Return starts to connect the dots and we get through some What We Watched. Its a short but packed show.

Direct download: Episode_220_-_Scary_Dolly.mp3
Category:film, Movies, Reviews -- posted at: 6:12pm UTC

The football season is back and Marc will talk you through his thoughts on the opening weekend fixtures. He'll also be chatting continued transfer chat as well as a rundown of this seasons threads.


Direct download: DaaM-U-Football_Epiosde_3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:21pm UTC

On this week's thrilling instalment, Marc & Ian split a bit on the Death Wish trailer, sing from largely the same hymn sheet about Valerian & The City of a Thousand Planets and start wondering if Twin Peaks: The Return may be on a road to not giving us what we want. All this plus some What We Watched and Ian watches The Emoji Movie and tells you what you already know about it.

Direct download: Episode_219_-_Shit_Pearls.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:08pm UTC