FMP Ep. 027 – ‘The Thing’ (1982) /…

After a two week hiatus, Alex and Phil are back to discuss two versions of The Thing from three decades apart. The discussion includes whether or not remakes have value and if a remake should…

FMP Ep. 026 – ‘The Ides of March’…

This week Alex and Phil try not to betray one another's trust as they discuss The Ides of March and the top 5 betrayal movies. They also fit in a discussion about morality in film…

FMP Ep. 025 – ’50/50′ / ‘The Last…

This week Phil and Alex diagnose the latest film from director Jonathan Levine 50/50 and they also start off the month of horror with listener selected film The Last Man on Earth. In the conversation…

FMP Ep. 023 – ‘Drive’ / Interview with…

This week Phil and I revved our engines to discuss the fantastic new movie Drive from one of Film Misery's favorite directors Nicholas Winding Refn. Among the topics of conversation are the uses for the…

FMP Ep. 020 – ‘Our Idiot Brother’ /…

Phil Kollar makes his triumphant return this week as we agree on the new film Our Idiot Brother and we both found it incredibly difficult to narrow our most anticipated films from the rest of…

FMP Ep. 019 – ‘One Day’ / ‘The…

Phil Kollar is in Germany for one more week so Davin Lacksonen joins us once again to have a romantic discussion of cinema. We begin with the less than successful romantic drama One Day and…

FMP Ep. 018 – ’30 Minutes or Less’

Phil Kollar is in Germany so for the next two weeks we will be joined by Film Misery contributor Davin Lacksonen. Davin and I talk about improvisation and how it diminished 30 Minutes or Less,…

FMP Ep. 017 – ‘Rise of the Planet…

This week we discuss Rise of the Planet of the Apes and in our conversation we talk about what a movie has to do to earn "mindlessness" and the Oscar chances of Andy Serkis. We…

FMP Ep. 016 – ‘Crazy, Stupid, Love’

In this week's podcast our conversation on Crazy, Stupid, Love somehow becomes the longest review we have ever done.  We discuss romantic comedy formulas and double standards as our opinions on the film differ somewhat.…

FMP Ep. 015 – ‘Tabloid’

Phil was away this weekend at an event called "Comic-Convention" in San Diego or something like that where young people from around the country dressed funny and hung out together. His replacement this week was…

FMP Ep. 014 – ‘Harry Potter and the…

Due to scheduling conflicts we never were able to record the second half of our Harry Potter retrospective, so that is how we start this week's episode - by revisiting films 5 through 7 before…

FMP Ep. 13A – ‘Trollhunter’

This week we are splitting up the podcast in to two segments due to time constraints so today you get the review of Trollhunter and listener feedback and later in the week you will get…

FMP Ep. 012 – ‘Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop’

This week we avoid the film-that-shall-not-be-named in order to see a film that actually looked somewhat interesting. Alex and Phil mostly agree on Conan O'Brien Can't Stop, but are on different pages on the Harry…

FMP Ep. 011 – ‘Cars 2’

The Film Misery Podcast is back after a one week hiatus. Alex and Phil catch up by reviewing the newest (and most unfortunate) addition to the Pixar canon and we are joined by special guest…

FMP Ep. 010 – ‘Super 8’

This week's episode of Film Misery is out of this world! Apologies for the horrible pun, but Alex and Phil dedicated this week's show to talk of aliens in honor of the new film Super…