Archive for April 2019

Avengers: Endgame Spoiler Discussion

On the April 30, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman, and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to discuss Avengers: Endgame spoilers. We’ll explore easter eggs, speculate on what this means for future movies, and try to break down the paradoxes of the film,

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Opening Banter: Chris has a review on the site, Brad has a spoiler review. HT what did you think?

In Our Feature Presentation: Let’s Talk Avengers Endgame spoilers.

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On the April 29, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, and senior writer Ben Pearson to discuss the latest episode of Game of Thrones and why so many fans are so angry about one of the most anticipated episodes of television ever.

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Opening Banter: Last night’s Game of Thrones has the internet talking, and not in a good way. Who watched it?

 

In Our Feature Presentation:

  • Was it too dark?
  • Why was this battle such a huge deal?
  • What are people mad about? What caused it?
  • Are there problems beyond darkness and presentation?
  • Who lived and who died?
  • What stuff did we actually like?
  • What comes next?

 

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All the other stuff you need to know:

  • You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at slashfilm.com, and linked inside the show notes.
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On the April 26, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, and senior writer Ben Pearson to discuss what Avengers: Endgame means for the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and a look back at the character arcs of the last decade of Marvel Studios.

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Opening Banter: We loved Avengers: Endgame. If you haven’t seen the movie, this will be a full-on spoiler discussion.

In Our Feature Presentation:

  • The Status of Every Major MCU Character After ‘Avengers: Endgame’
  • How Does ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Affect ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’?
  • What Does ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Mean for Marvel’s Disney+ Shows?

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All the other stuff you need to know:

  • You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at slashfilm.com, and linked inside the show notes.
  • /Film Daily is published every weekday, bringing you the most exciting news from the world of movies and television as well as deeper dives into the great features from slashfilm.com.
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On the April 25, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, and writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including James Bond 25, Netflix, Quentin Tarantino, Academy Awards, Detective Pikachu, Avengers: Endgame, Disney, and the WGA vs. ATA.

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Opening Banter: Peter plugs his first vlog: Ordinary Adventures. Watch the first video to see what it’s like to attend the world premiere of Avengers: Endgame.

 

In The News:

 

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All the other stuff you need to know:

  • You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at slashfilm.com, and linked inside the show notes.
  • /Film Daily is published every weekday, bringing you the most exciting news from the world of movies and television as well as deeper dives into the great features from slashfilm.com.
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On the April 24, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to participate in the 2019 Summer Movie Wager.

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In The Feature Presentation: The Summer Movie Wager with the /Film Daily team.

Jacob Hall

  1. Avengers: Endgame
  2. The Lion King
  3. Toy Story 4
  4. The Secret Life of Pets 2
  5. Godzilla: King of the Monsters
  6. Detective Pikachu
  7. Spider-Man: Far From Home
  8. Aladdin
  9. Hobbs & Shaw
  10. X-Men: Dark Phoenix

 

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Rocketman

John Wick Chapter 3

 

Bradford Oman

 

  1. Avengers Endgame
  2. The Lion King
  3. The Secret Life of Pets 2
  4. Toy Story 4
  5. Aladdin
  6. Spider-Man Far From Home
  7. Detective Pikachu
  8. Fast and Furious Presents Hobbs and Shaw
  9. Godzilla King of the Monsters
  10. Dark Phoenix

 

Dark Horse

 

John Wick Chapter 3

Rocketman

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

 

Ben Pearson

 

  1. Avengers: Endgame
  2. The Lion King
  3. Toy Story 4
  4. The Secret Life of Pets 2
  5. Spider-Man: Far From Home
  6. Aladdin
  7. Hobbs and Shaw
  8. Rocketman
  9. Godzilla: King of the Monsters
  10. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

 

Dark Horses:

Detective Pikachu

Men in Black International

Yesterday

 

Hoai-Tran Bui

 

  1. Avengers: Endgame
  2. The Lion King
  3. Detective Pikachu
  4. Toy Story 4
  5. Spider-Man: Far From Home
  6. Hobbs & Shaw
  7. Godzilla 2
  8. The Secret Life of Pets 2
  9. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
  10. Men in Black International

 

Dark Horses:

Rocketman

Yesterday

Aladdin

 

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All the other stuff you need to know:

  • You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at slashfilm.com, and linked inside the show notes.
  • /Film Daily is published every weekday, bringing you the most exciting news from the world of movies and television as well as deeper dives into the great features from slashfilm.com.
  • You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Overcast, Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (RSS).
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On the April 23, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta gives his spoiler-free reaction to Avengers: Endgame and shares an interview with Endgame directors Anthony and Joe Russo.

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Opening Banter: Peter went to the world premiere of Avengers: Endgame, and he gives his brief spoiler-free reaction.

 

In The News:

 

In Our Feature Presentation:

 

Other Articles Mentioned:

 

All the other stuff you need to know:

  • You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at slashfilm.com, and linked inside the show notes.
  • /Film Daily is published every weekday, bringing you the most exciting news from the world of movies and television as well as deeper dives into the great features from slashfilm.com.
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On the April 22 2019 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 talk about what they’ve been up to at The Water Cooler.

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Opening Banter: Brad’s out sick.

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:
    • Peter bought a couple of digital cameras and went to Disneyland to try them out and attempt to be a vlogger. He also had his friend Jeff teach him how to edit using Adobe Premiere.
    • Jacob retired his Dungeons & Dragons character after realizing he had completed his personal storyline and is creating a new one.
    • Hoai-Tran went to the Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth exhibit at the Morgan Library and Museum.
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Chris read Dreyer's English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style by Benjamin Dreyer, In the Blink of an Eye: A Perspective on Film Editing by Walter Murch and I Heard You Paint Houses by Charles Brandt.
    • Jacob has opinions on the final issue of B.P.R.D.
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Ben and Jacob watched Game of Thrones.
    • Peter watched the first couple episodes of Bosch season 5 on Netflix and is continuing to enjoy Dark Side of the Ring on Viceland.
    • Jacob watched Formula 1: Drive to Survive, Wrestling With Shadows, and The Silence.
    • Chris watched Police Story.
    • Ben watched Homecoming: A Film by Beyonce, The Secret Garden, The Big Heat, Detour, and rewatched Avengers: Infinity War in preparation for Endgame
    • Hoai-Tran watched the Noah Centineo gigolo movie The Perfect Date.
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Peter has officially lost 50 pounds, and LOVES Magic Spoon, a new low carb cereal. He also cheated and tried the Ghostpepper mac and cheese at Disney California Adventure Food and Wine festival.
  • What we’ve been Playing:
    • Peter recorded the Summer Movie Wager of the /Filmcast last night.
    • Jacob is playing Cuphead on the Nintendo Switch.

 

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All the other stuff you need to know:

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  • /Film Daily is published every weekday, bringing you the most exciting news from the world of movies and television as well as deeper dives into the great features from slashfilm.com.
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On the April 19 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by Jeff Morreale to talk about his trip to Shanghai Disneyland resort. We hear all about this fairly new Disney theme park, find out about the best rides, the culture differences, and get tips for a potential visit.

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Opening Banter:

 

In Our Feature Presentation: Jeff tells us what it’s like to visit Shanghai Disneyland.

 

Other Articles Mentioned:

 

All the other stuff you need to know:

  • You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at slashfilm.com, and linked inside the show notes.
  • /Film Daily is published every weekday, bringing you the most exciting news from the world of movies and television as well as deeper dives into the great features from slashfilm.com.
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On the April 18 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to talk about the latest film and tv news, including Y: The Last Man, The Suicide Squad, The Mandalorian, Avengers: Endgame, Star Wars, Disney+, and Swamp Thing.

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Opening Banter:

 

In The News:

All the other stuff you need to know:

  • You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at slashfilm.com, and linked inside the show notes.
  • /Film Daily is published every weekday, bringing you the most exciting news from the world of movies and television as well as deeper dives into the great features from slashfilm.com.
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On the April 17 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about what we’ve been up to at the Water Cooler.

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Opening Banter: In the game of the Comic-Con hotel lottery, we lost.

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:
    • Peter saw the new Dark Arts at Hogwarts light show at Universal Studios Hollywood.
    • Brad went to Star Wars Celebration for the first time.
    • Ben visited Sequoia National Park
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Chris read The Last Stone by Mark Bowden and The Filmmaker's Eye: Learning (and Breaking) the Rules of Cinematic Composition by Gustavo Mercado.
    • Jacob is poking through Best. Movie. Year. Ever by Brian Raftery.
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Jacob, Brad, and Ben watched the season premiere episode of Game of Thrones.
    • Peter, Jacob, Ben, and HT watched the new season of Barry.
    • Peter and HT rewatched some of the new Star Wars movies. With all the Star Wars Celebration coverage, Peter went back and watched Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Star Wars: The Last Jedi back to back and has issues. HT rewatched Last Jedi.
    • Peter watched Dark Side of the Ring on Viceland, and revisited Hitman Hart: Wrestling With Shadows (available on YouTube), and also watched The Legend of Cocaine Island on Netflix thanks to the staff’s recommendations last week.
    • Jacob watched the new season of Veep. He also revisited Lincoln.
    • Chris re-watched Mad Max: Fury Road in 4K, and Detour on the Criterion Channel.
    • Brad watched Pet Sematary, rewatched Crazy Rich Asians. Watched the first few episodes of Our Planet.
    • Hoai-Tran watched Little, Tokyo Story on Criterion Channel, new seasons of Jane the Virgin.
    • Ben watched Guava Island, the first two episodes of the original Twilight Zone, and The Lady Vanishes.
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Peter tried Game of Thrones Dragonfire wings at Buffalo Wild Wings.
    • Jacob has been loving Quest protein chips.
    • Brad tried Sunkist Strawberry Lemonade soda.
  • What we’ve been Playing:
    • Jacob is playing Final Fantasy IX on the Nintendo Switch and is still engrossed in Baba is You.

Other Articles Mentioned:

All the other stuff you need to know:

  • You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at slashfilm.com, and linked inside the show notes.
  • /Film Daily is published every weekday, bringing you the most exciting news from the world of movies and television as well as deeper dives into the great features from slashfilm.com.
  • You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Overcast, Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (RSS).
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