Latest Film History Podcast Episodes

/Film Daily artwork

Water Cooler: Onward, The Platform, Happy Death Day, Better Call Saul, Sanjuro, Drunken Angel, The Mask of Zorro, The Count of Monte Cristo

/Film Daily - April 08, 2020 19:55 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 543 ratings
On the April 8, 2020 Episode of /Film Daily, Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, senior writer Ben Pearson and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to discuss what they’ve been up to at the Water Cooler.   Opening Banter: Brad is out sick t...

Oeuvre Busters  artwork

Talking about Batman Begins (2005)!

Oeuvre Busters - April 08, 2020 07:01 - 50 minutes ★★★★★ - 22 ratings
On this beginning-ish (oof, that's terrible, we know) episode of Oeuvre Busters, Liam and George discuss 2005’s Batman Begins, directed by Christopher Nolan and starring Christian Bale, Katie Holmes, Cillian Murphy, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, and Gary Oldman. (What a cast!) Topics discussed: T...

And the Runner-Up Is artwork

The Yearling (feat. Casey Lee Clark)

And the Runner-Up Is - April 08, 2020 07:00 - 1 hour ★★★★ - 41 ratings
Kevin brings back Next Best Picture writer and podcaster Casey Lee Clark to talk about Clarence Brown's coming of age film 'The Yearling,' the likely runner-up in the 1946 Oscar race that lost to 'The Best Years of Our Lives.' 0:00 - 1:13 - Introduction 1:14 - 30:20 - 'The Yearling' review ...

Precinct 13: The Movies and Music of John Carpenter artwork

The Music of John Carpenter: Lost Themes (2015)

Precinct 13: The Movies and Music of John Carpenter - April 08, 2020 03:50 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 1 rating
We're back, and with quarantine still in place, we've had a lot of time on our hands. So, what a great opportunity to really soak up some instrumental John Carpenter compositions from his 2015 album Lost Themes! Track-by-track, Chris and Nick break down the album of all-original Carpent...

Vanguard of Hollywood artwork

Ep. 2 - Star of the Month: Jane Russell

Vanguard of Hollywood - April 08, 2020 03:25 - 16 minutes
Jane Russell helps the children, says no to Howard Hughes' bra design, needs her sleep, and proves that church ladies can still be sassy and curse like sailors. It's all part of Shannon's introduction to the April Star of the Month, Jane Russell.

Micheaux Mission artwork

Shaft (1971) @ World Cafe Live

Micheaux Mission - April 08, 2020 03:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 80 ratings
The Micheaux Mission celebrate their 200th episode with a special live presentation at Philadelphia's World Cafe Live with DJ Skeme Richards setting the mood for their review of 1971's SHAFT starring Richard Roundtree and directed by Gordon Parks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone...

Basement Box Office artwork

Ep. 19: Movie Theater Horrors

Basement Box Office - April 08, 2020 01:12 - 30 minutes
Join Bill and Will this time while they discuss why they haven't been to the movies in over a year.

What's in the Basket artwork

Bonus 12. Panic in the Streets (1950): I Want a GameCube in My Iron Lung

What's in the Basket - April 08, 2020 00:00 - 55 minutes ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
It's Topical Tuesday on the pod this week as we discuss Elia Kazan's pandemic-themed film noir Panic in the Streets (1950). Subjects include pneumonic plague, lax '50s parenting, the questionable legality of Jack Palance's acting methods, and a potentially COVID-stricken Candice's best Bob Dylan ...

Dead Meat Podcast artwork

98: The Platform

Dead Meat Podcast - April 07, 2020 10:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 2.3K ratings
James and Chelsea review a timely, gruesome Spanish flick recently picked up by Netflix. This episode is sponsored by HelloFresh! Go to http://hellofresh.com/deadmeat10 and use code deadmeat10 for 10 free meals including free shipping. Mail stuff to Dead Meat! 13535 Ventura Blvd STE C PM...

His Film Her Movie artwork

Film franchises to watch whilst quarantined: Part 2 / Mission Impossible

His Film Her Movie - April 07, 2020 08:35 - 1 hour
As we're now into week three of quarantined life here in the UK, we continue with the second part of our special episodes looking at what film franchises to binge to keep the boredom away.This time around we're focused on the the Tom Cruise-athon that is the Mission: Impossible series. Big action...

Inside Star Wars artwork

Introducing Fighting Coronavirus

Inside Star Wars - April 07, 2020 07:30 - 7 minutes ★★★★ - 1.1K ratings
The coronavirus outbreak and the global response to it is unprecedented. How did we get here? What comes next? Author Steven Johnson is an authority on the epidemics of the past, and how lessons that humanity learned decades ago might help us fight a pandemic in our present. Every week...

Inside Psycho artwork

Introducing Fighting Coronavirus

Inside Psycho - April 07, 2020 07:30 - 7 minutes ★★★★★ - 739 ratings
The coronavirus outbreak and the global response to it is unprecedented. How did we get here? What comes next? Author Steven Johnson is an authority on the epidemics of the past, and how lessons that humanity learned decades ago might help us fight a pandemic in our present. Every week...

Double Edged Double Bill artwork

101: Francis Ford Coppola Has The Conversation With Jack

Double Edged Double Bill - April 07, 2020 05:01 - 1 hour ★★★★ - 7 ratings
Today is Francis Ford Coppola's birthday and Double Edged Double Bill is celebrating with two very different films from this eclectic director. First, Gene Hackman hears the sounds of conspiracy in The Conversation. Then, Robin Williams plays a very sad boy in the children's film for no one Jack...

Shat the Movies: 80's & 90's Best Film Review artwork

Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981)

Shat the Movies: 80's & 90's Best Film Review - April 07, 2020 04:40 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 727 ratings
When we recorded this episode, the Coronavirus pandemic had just begun. Four weeks later, listener Jeremy’s commission gives us the timely 1981 post-apocalyptic Mad Max: Road Warrior. In this episode, Gene points out the worst choice of vehicle in a gas shortage. Big D talks driving on the wrong...

Fantasmo After Dark artwork

Episode 115: Creation of the Humanoids

Fantasmo After Dark - April 06, 2020 23:01 - 37 minutes ★★★★★ - 6 ratings
Rob and Phyllis are back in the Fantasmo Lounge to discuss Creation of the Humanoids.  This is one 60's Sci Fi flick you really need to watch! Don't forget to visit the Fantasmo After Dark facebook page for pictures and to join in the conversation. Thanks for listening! [email protected]

/Film Daily artwork

Quibi Reviewed: The Best & Worst Of The New Streaming Service

/Film Daily - April 06, 2020 19:11 - 31 minutes ★★★★★ - 543 ratings
On the April 6, 2020 Episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film writer Chris Evangelista to review the launch line-up for the new streaming service Quibi.   Opening Banter:    In Our Feature Presentation: Ranking the New Quibi Shows From Worst to Best Wh...

Headcanon artwork

No. 067 | “See you in another life, brotha!”

Headcanon - April 06, 2020 19:00 - 3 hours ★★★★★ - 114 ratings
Okay, guys, we finally did it. By popular demand, we’re talking about the 2000s television series L O S T for the next month or so (27:10). This week, we try (and fail) to cover seasons 1-2 of the show by discussing s01e01 Pilot, s01e04 Walkabout, s01e17 …In Translation, and s02e23-24 Live Toget...

Harmless Phosphorescence artwork

The Phantom

Harmless Phosphorescence - April 06, 2020 13:19 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 10 ratings
This is a movie from the 90's starring Billy Zane. That's about all we have to say about this one.  On a side note, we had some COVID-19 related technical difficulties. The recording has some issues, as we were each doing so remotely. At the end we lost Josh completely. We were able to salvage...

Notes From the Back Row artwork

Hoser Horror: Interview with Jesse D'Angelo

Notes From the Back Row - April 06, 2020 12:15 ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
This time on Hoser Horror, Dan is hosting without Carlo because he had a chance to sit down with Jesse D’Angelo, step-son of writer-director John Fasano and son of screenwriter/author Cindy Cirile (who wrote Rapid Fire and Black Roses as well as produced Fasono’s The Jitters). John’s films Zomb...

SinCast - Presented by CinemaSins artwork

SinCast - Episode 222 - Spider-Men or Impossible Missions?

SinCast - Presented by CinemaSins - April 06, 2020 10:00 - 2 hours ★★★★★ - 790 ratings
SinCast dives back into the bracket to determine the best movie of the last decade, and faces some EPIC matchups between all-time greats! THEN, the guys go into a deep dive of recommends and warns before answering your questions on a BRAND NEW SINCAST!!! Join us every Monday for a new episode...

Kiss Your Franchise Goodbye artwork

Diamonds/Connerys are Forever

Kiss Your Franchise Goodbye - April 06, 2020 07:12 - 1 hour
Jon from Yours, Mine and Theirs is back to talk Diamonds are Forever. He also has a new podcast where he reads audiobooks that don’t exist called Safe Words Aloud (Apple link—other links below).  What if Bert Reynolds or Adam West had been Bond? Sean Connery got PAID. Should we watch Zardoz? Go ...

Ghoulish Cast artwork

Ep. 2 - Separating Art From the Artist

Ghoulish Cast - April 06, 2020 05:00 - 38 minutes ★★★★★ - 19 ratings
This week of Ghoulish Cast is hosted by Anthony Derington, Chris McDonald, and Darren McConaughey. The three discuss the latest installment of the Resident Evil video game franchise and the moral quandary of separating art from the artist.

Boobs, Blood & BadAsses artwork

S1E8 -Scars of Dracula

Boobs, Blood & BadAsses - April 05, 2020 17:23 - 1 hour
Ro and I return to the world of Hammer after our break to do out Castlevania episode with a guest form one of the other amazing podcasts on the network Director: Roy Ward Baker Writers: Anthony Hinds (screenplay) (as John Elder), Bram Stoker (based on the character created by) Stars: Christophe...

Disney Dust: Disney Documentaries artwork

Benji (Part II)

Disney Dust: Disney Documentaries - April 05, 2020 15:19 - 1 hour
The continuing story of Benji as told by creator Joe Camp.  Check out his books here: https://www.amazon.com/Joe-Camp/e/B001HQ1GAY%3Fref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share

Radio Harambe artwork

A Guided Tour of Dinoland U.S.A.

Radio Harambe - April 05, 2020 13:04 - 31 minutes ★★★★★ - 180 ratings
We have another of Safari Mike's audio guided tours for you today! This time, he walks us through Dinoland U.S.A. Asante San and Enjoy the Show! Don't forget we are selling t-shirts again! All the profits go this summer will be donated to the Lion Recovery Fund. Follow this link to get yours: R...

SinCast - Presented by CinemaSins artwork

SinCast - SEA FEVER: INTERVIEW WITH DIRECTOR NEASA HARDIMAN - Bonus Episode!

SinCast - Presented by CinemaSins - April 05, 2020 10:00 - 52 minutes ★★★★★ - 790 ratings
The SinCast crew chats with the brilliant director behind the upcoming thriller Sea Fever! The movie will have you on the edge of your seat, but the stories BEHIND the scenes are just as compelling. Join us for one of our favorite conversations ever, on a brand new MINIPOD!!! And check out Sea...

Disney Dust: Disney Documentaries artwork

Benji (Part I)

Disney Dust: Disney Documentaries - April 05, 2020 02:18 - 1 hour
The story of Benji in 2 parts, through the eyes of Joe Camp.  Check out his written books here:  https://www.amazon.com/Joe-Camp/e/B001HQ1GAY%3Fref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share

Distales's podcast artwork

19: The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

Distales's podcast - April 05, 2020 02:15 - 1 hour
This week Jess and Lindsey cover the final Disney film of the 1940s, The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad https://imgur.com/gallery/tdp1Oxv”>The human hand on Mr. Rat https://youtu.be/CE-C8rOeo74”>Yesterworld’s video on the Disney Vault http://instagram.com/distalespodcast“>Follow us on ...

Basement Box Office artwork

Ep. 18: The Lincoln Lawyer

Basement Box Office - April 04, 2020 19:48 - 33 minutes
Join Bill and Will this time while they discuss the classic film, The Lincoln Lawyer

Secret Film Club artwork

XXXVII. The Thing (1982)

Secret Film Club - April 04, 2020 18:05 - 40 minutes ★★★★★ - 1 rating
In this meeting, we discuss The Thing (1982). Next time, we will be discussing Spenser Confidential (2020)