Archive for December 2019

On the December 30, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and Star Wars Insider writer and Full of Sith podcaster Bryan Young to have a spoiler discussion about The Mandalorian Episode 8 “Redemption.”

Our Feature Presentation: Spoiler discussion for The Mandalorian Episode 8 “Redemption.”

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On the December 20, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman to have a spoiler discussion about The Mandalorian Episode 7 “The Reckoning.”

 

Our Feature Presentation: Spoiler discussion for The Mandalorian Episode 7 “The Reckoning.”

 

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On the December 19, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film managing editor Jacob Hall is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman, and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to share their favorite movie moments of the decade.

Opening Banter

  • Ben and Peter are away, so let’s par-tay.

Jacob:

  • The De-Gloving in Gerald’s Game
  • “I Am the Captain Now” in Captain Phillips

Chris

  • Furiosa’s Scream in Mad Max: Fury Road
  • The Hotel Fight in Haywire

Brad

  • The Van Explosion in MacGruber
  • Avengers Assemble in Avengers: Endgame

HT

  • No Man’s Land in Wonder Woman
  • “Shallow” in A Star is Born

 

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  • https://www.slashfilm.com/best-movie-moments-of-the-decade/

 

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On the December 18, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman, and writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker reactions and expected box office, the future of Star Wars movies and television shows, the theatrical cuts of the Star Wars original trilogy, and we’ll get an update on Quentin Tarantino’s Star Trek movie.

Opening Banter

  • Mandalorian recap episode tomorrow.
  • Peter is surprised he isnt getting roasted for P&T Fool Us.
  • News has been slooooowwwwww.

In The News:

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On the December 17, 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 writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to have a water cooler discussion to decide the 25 best tv shows of the 2010’s.

 

Opening Banter: Our rules for this decade list are a bit weird, we decided to make qualifying line be the date of the pilot airing. So if it didn’t happen within the last decade, it didn’t make the cut, unfortunately this means that shows like Mad Men, Breaking Bad and Parks and Rec don’t qualify.


Our Feature Presentation: A Writer’s Room Discussion about the best television shows of the last decade.

 

Notable missings: Justified, The Great British Bake Off/Baking Show, Halt and Catch Fire, Orange is the New Black, Girls, Orphan Black, The Expanse, Sense8, The Crown

 

Our Starting List:

 

Adventure Time

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown

The Americans

American Vandal

Atlanta

Barry

Better Call Saul

Black Mirror

Broad City

Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Chernobyl

Cobra Kai

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Documentary Now!

Fargo

Fleabag

Game of Thrones

Glow

Goblin

The Good Place

Hannibal

The Haunting of Hill House

I Think You Should Leave

The Jinx

Key & Peele

Killing Eve

The Leftovers

Man Seeking Woman

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Master of None

Mindhunter

Mr. Robot

Narcos

Nathan for You

New Girl

Over the Garden Wall

Penny Dreadful

Penn & Teller’s Fool Us

The People vs. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story

Rick and Morty

Russian Doll

Sharp Objects

Silicon Valley

Stranger Things

Succession

Terriers

Twin Peaks: The Return

Veep

Watchmen

Westworld

 

 

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On the December 16, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to have a spoiler discussion about the ninth, and possibly final, episode of HBO’s Watchmen, entitled “See How They Fly.”

 

Opening Banter: Once again, thanks to Kris Keochinda for the opening theme song and to Twitter user @sirzapz for the logo, which we’ve been using in the PodBean player for each of these episodes.

 

  • Emails
  • Adrian Veidt
    • Bian impregnates herself – what were her motivations?
    • Lady Trieu shows up in 2008
      • Calls Veidt’s squid rain a “rerun”
      • Wants to make every nuke disappear
      • Asks for money - “I will never call you daughter”
    • Confrontation with the Game Warden on Europa (Nixon thing)
    • Han Solo’d - he’s been the statue this whole time
  • Final Confrontation
    • Keene monologuing
    • Everyone teleported to Greenwood, Keene is now ooze
    • Senior leadership of Cyclops is vaporized (was this satisfying?)
    • Manhattan sends Laurie, Veidt, and Looking Glass to Karnak, then is killed by Lady Trieu
    • LG knows when the last squidfall was - Veidt decides to take down Lady Trieu
    • Archie (original owl ship) is at Karnak, LG and Laurie decide to take Adrian in
    • Back at the theater: “You can’t heal under a mask. Wounds need air.”
  • Unanswered Questions

    • Does Angela walk on water at the end? Does it matter?

      • Lindelof’s quote
    • Whatever happened to Lube Man?
    • What the hell was up with the elephant?
    • What’s the deal with the horseshoe?
      • Lindelof’s quote
    • Do you want to see a second season?

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On the December 13, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman, and Star Wars Insider writer and Full of Sith podcaster Bryan Young to have a spoiler discussion about The Mandalorian Episode 6 “The Prisoner”.

Spoiler Discussion: The Mandalorian Episode 6 “The Prisoner”.

 

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On the December 12, 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 writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to have part two of out writer’s room discussion to help determine the top 100 movies of the last decade.

 

Opening Banter: We have 34 movies locked it. 4 movies in discussion, and another 122 in consideration. Half of those movies will not make it to the final list.

 

In Our Feature Presentation: The 100 best movies of the last decade part two.

 

LOCKED IN

 

  1. Arrival (6)
  2. Inception (6)
  3. Social Network, The (6)
  4. Star Wars: The Last Jedi (6)
  5. Get Out (5)
  6. Gone Girl (5)
  7. Inside Out (5)
  8. Mad Max: Fury Road (5)
  9. Parasite (5)
  10. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (5)
  11. Wolf of Wall Street, The (5)
  12. Blade Runner 2049 (4)
  13. Her (4)
  14. Scott Pilgrim vs the World (4)
  15. Sing Street (4)
  16. Guardians of the Galaxy (3)
  17. Under the Skin (3)
  18. Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2)
  19. Call Me By Your Name (2)
  20. Before Midnight (3)
  21. Inside Llewyn Davis (3)
  22. Master, The (3)
  23. Irishman, The (3)
  24. Avengers: Endgame (2)
  25. Exit Through the Gift Shop (2)
  26. How to Train Your Dragon (2)
  27. What We Do in the Shadows (2)
  28. John Wick (3)
  29. Annihilation (3)
  30. Lincoln (2)
  31. Nightcrawler (2)
  32. Creed (3)
  33. Cabin in the Woods, The (3)
  34. Grand Budapest Hotel, The (2)

IN DISCUSSION

 

Whiplash (4)

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Fast Five

Phantom Thread (2)

NOMINEES

 

21 Jump Street (2)

50/50

About Time (2)

Anomalisa

Attack the Block

Avengers, The (2)

Avengers: Infinity war

Babadook, The

Being Elmo

Big Sick, The (2)

BlacKkKlansman

Blindspotting

Blue Ruin

Booksmart

Boyhood (3)

Bridesmaids (2)

Bridge of Spies

Brooklyn

Burning (2)

Can You Ever Forgive Me

Captain America: Civil War (2)

Carol (2)

Cloud Atlas (2)

Coco (2)

Columbus

Crimson Peak

Cure For Wellness, A

Dawn of the planet of the apes

Dope

Drive

Dunkirk (2)

Edge of Tomorrow (2)

Eighth Grade

Everybody Wants Some!!

Ex Machina (2)

Farewell, The

Favourite, The (2)

Final Girls, The

First Reformed (2)

Florida Project, The

Force Majeure

Frances Ha (2)

Frozen

Game Night

Gravity (3)

Green Room

Grey, The

Handmaiden, The

Hateful Eight, The (2)

Hereditary (2)

Holy Motors

Hugo (3)

Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2)

I Saw the Devil

Ides of March, The

If Beale Street Could Talk

Ingrid goes west

Inherent Vice

Interstellar

Invitation, The

It Follows (2)

Jackie (2)

Jojo Rabbit

Kill List (2)

Kubo and the Two Strings

LEGO Movie, The (2)

La La Land (2)

Lady bird

Leave No Trace

Life animated

Like Crazy

Lobster, The

Logan (2)

Look of Silence, The

Looper

MacGruber

Mandy

Marriage story

Melancholia

Midsommar (2)

Minding the Gap

Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation

Mission: Impossible – Fallout (2)

Moana (3)

Moneyball

Moonlight (2)

Moonrise Kingdom

Muppets, The

O.J.: Made in America

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2)

Paddington 2 (2)

Perks of Being a Wallflower, The

Personal Shopper

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2)

Post, The

Queen of Versailles, The

Raid: Redemption, The

Roma (2)

Searching

Selma

Shape of Water, The

Shoplifters

Silence

Skyfall

Sorry to Bother You

Steve Jobs (3)

Suspiria

Tale of Princess Kaguya, The

They Came Together

Thor: Ragnarok

Tim’s Vermeer

Toy Story 3 (2)

Tree of Life

Us (2)

Wild

Witch, The (3)

Wonder Woman

World’s End, The

Wreck-it Ralph

You Were Never Really Here (2)

Your Name

 

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On the December 11, 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 writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to have a writer’s room discussion to help determine the top 100 movies of the last decade.

In Our Feature Presentation: Top 100 Movies of the last Decade Writer's Room Discussion

 

Here is our original list of movies before we narrowed it down to 100:

 

21 Jump Street (2)

50/50

About Time (2)

Annihilation (3)

Anomalisa

Arrival (6)

Attack the Block

Avengers, The (2)

Avengers: Endgame (2)

Avengers: Infinity war

Babadook, The

Before Midnight (3)

Being Elmo

Big Sick, The (2)

BlacKkKlansman

Blade Runner 2049 (4)

Blindspotting

Blue Ruin

Booksmart

Boyhood (3)

Bridesmaids (2)

Bridge of Spies

Brooklyn

Burning (2)

Cabin in the Woods, The (3)

Call Me By Your Name (2)

Can You Ever Forgive Me

Captain America: Civil War (2)

Carol (2)

Cloud Atlas (2)

Coco (2)

Columbus

Creed (3)

Crimson Peak

Cure For Wellness, A

Dawn of the planet of the apes

Dope

Drive

Dunkirk (2)

Edge of Tomorrow (2)

Eighth Grade

Everybody Wants Some!!

Ex Machina (2)

Exit Through the Gift Shop (2)

Farewell, The

Fast Five

Favourite, The (2)

Final Girls, The

First Reformed (2)

Florida Project, The

Force Majeure

Frances Ha (2)

Frozen

Game Night

Get Out (5)

Gone Girl (5)

Grand Budapest Hotel, The (2)

Gravity (3)

Green Room

Grey, The

Guardians of the Galaxy (3)

Handmaiden, The

Hateful Eight, The (2)

Her (4)

Hereditary (2)

Holy Motors

How to Train Your Dragon (2)

Hugo (3)

Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2)

I Saw the Devil

Ides of March, The

If Beale Street Could Talk

Inception (6)

Ingrid goes west

Inherent Vice

Inside Llewyn Davis (3)

Inside Out (5)

Interstellar

Invitation, The

Irishman, The (3)

It Follows (2)

Jackie (2)

John Wick (2)

John Wick Chapter 2

Jojo Rabbit

Kill List (2)

Kubo and the Two Strings

LEGO Movie, The (2)

La La Land (2)

Lady bird

Leave No Trace

Life animated

Like Crazy

Lincoln (2)

Lobster, The

Logan (2)

Look of Silence, The

Looper

MacGruber

Mad Max: Fury Road (5)

Mandy

Marriage story

Master, The (3)

Melancholia

Midsommar (2)

Minding the Gap

Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation

Mission: Impossible – Fallout (2)

Moana (3)

Moneyball

Moonlight (2)

Moonrise Kingdom

Muppets, The

Nightcrawler (2)

O.J.: Made in America

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2)

Paddington 2 (2)

Parasite (5)

Perks of Being a Wallflower, The

Personal Shopper

Phantom Thread (2)

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2)

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Post, The

Queen of Versailles, The

Raid: Redemption, The

Roma (2)

Scott Pilgrim vs the World (4)

Searching

Selma

Shape of Water, The

Shoplifters

Silence

Sing Street (4)

Skyfall

Social Network, The (6)

Sorry to Bother You

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (5)

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2)

Star Wars: The Last Jedi (6)

Steve Jobs (3)

Suspiria

Tale of Princess Kaguya, The

They Came Together

Thor: Ragnarok

Tim’s Vermeer

Toy Story 3 (2)

Tree of Life

Under the Skin (3)

Us (2)

What We Do in the Shadows (2)

Whiplash (4)

Wild

Witch, The (3)

Wolf of Wall Street, The (5)

Wonder Woman

World’s End, The

Wreck-it Ralph

You Were Never Really Here (2)

Your Name

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On the December 10, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall to have a discussion about Rise of the Resistance, the new ride at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.

In Our Feature Presentation: Peter talks about riding Rise of the Resistance, the new ride at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.

 

 

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