For this episode, Justin and G Clark review the Coen Brothers latest film ‘Hail, Caesar!’ and recap the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.
This episode, following reviews of awards favorites The Danish Girl and 45 Years, is a detailed examination of the phrase “Oscar Bait,”
A discussion of the noteworthy movies we saw late in 2015, as well as some talk on the 2015 movie scores that generated awards buzz.
This episode features a discussion of all the brave movies that’ve dared to open opposite a Star Wars film.
This week we have Chiraq and Trumbo Reviews. Can you guess which one we loved, and which one we didn’t?
For this episode, G Clark and Justin discuss their agonized relationship with the ratings system of the Motion Picture Association of America.
Justin and G Clark discuss the journey of Pixar Animation Studios, and review G’s least favorite movie of last year.
G Clark and Justin give a retroactive look on a couple of now-Oscar Winners, plus a discussion of the work of Steven Spielberg
Part 2 of our 2-part discussion of the year’s Oscar Nominations
Part 1 of our 2-part discussion of the year’s Oscar Nominations
Justin and G Clark discuss their favorite films of last year.
The second resurrection of the Film Misery Podcast!
On the podcast this week, Hilary and Justin get sexy. Like, Howard the Duck sexy. What makes a good sex scene, and what do these scenes do for movies (other than get us nicely bothered in the nethers)?
On the podcast this week, Hilary and Justin talk about the problematic films they love (and if that’s ok).
Hilary and Justin talk about the future as it’s been imagined on film, discussing the most appealing and trite visions of our destiny.
Hilary and Justin talk about the “Mad Genius Myth” of abusive directors, Justin’s recent (and nerdy!) nuptials, and some makeup-gone-wrong lore.
Justin and Hilary talk about how we talk about documentaries, what we expect from them, and the successes and failures of the genre. Films gracing the conversation include Nanook of the North, Leviathan, Grizzly Man, Samsara, this year’s documentary winners, and two recommendations for listeners, topped off with a particularly delicious Teach Me Something.
The Film Misery Podcast is reborn! Its next step on the road to enlightenment features new hosts, a new focus, and probably the same amount of giggling.
The Film Misery Podcast makes a brief return with a new format and review of the much-lauded film ‘Gravity.’
Alex and Phil discuss the 9/11 allegory in ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ and try to untangle ‘Upstream Color.’