Archive for May 2020

On the May 29, 2020 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 discuss what they’ve been up to at the Water Cooler.

Opening Banter: Ben is back, in a new room.

 

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Chris read The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine by Lindsey Fitzharris. 
    • Ben read Paper Girls Vol. 1
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Peter watched a few more episodes of The Darkside of the Ring, Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian and rewatched Solo.
    • Brad watched Never Have I Ever, Space Force, and Emma
    • Jacob watched the Lord of the Rings trilogy, the first episode of ESPN’s Lance, the season premiere of The Titan Games, Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum, The Jurassic Games, Aquaman, and Critters.
    • We talk about HBO Max.
    • Chris finished The Last Dance, finished a complete rewatch of Brooklyn Nine-Nine, rewatched Die Hard: With a Vengeance, and started watching the What We Do in the Shadows TV series.
    • Ben rewatched Double Indemnity, finished Run, started Devs, and watched Ready or Not and Bad Education.
    • Hoai-Tran watched The High Note and The Trip to Greece after a marathon of The Trip movies.
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Peter has been eating fruit and yogurt every morning but also had a cheat meal with a Croissant Crust Pizza from Digiorno.
  • What we’ve been Playing:
    • Jacob has been banging his head against Planet Coaster

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On the May 27, 2020 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 the latest film and tv news, including Labyrinth 2, Disney World, Indiana Jones 5, Jurassic World Dominion, Snyder Cut, Suicide Squad and Ghostbusters.

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. 
  • 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 May 22, 2020 Episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to discuss what they’ve been up to at the Water Cooler.

 

Opening Banter: Ben will return next week!

 

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Hoai-Tran read Parasite: A Graphic Novel in Storyboards.
    • Brad thumbed through Industrial Light & Magic books, The Art of Special Effects and Into the Digital Realm.
    • Peter has tasked himself with discovering all the easter eggs in Dok Ondar’s Den of Antiquities and to help do so has been acquiring some of the older Star Wars visual dictionaries for his reference collection.
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Chris, Brad, and Jacob watched The Last Dance.
    • Peter watched Magic For Humans season 3 on Netflix, and finished season one of FX’s Dave.
    • Chris watched Best in Show, Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich, Homecoming season 2, Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum, and The Lovebirds.
    • Jacob watched War of the Worlds, 21 Jump Street, 22 Jump Street, Braven, Seventh Son, and Into the Night.
    • Brad watched some of the new Looney Tunes Cartoons, and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire Celebrity Edition.
    • Hoai-Tran finished her Community rewatch.
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Brad and Peter tried the Pineapple Whip Freeze from Taco Bell. Watch Peter’s video here.
    • Brad tried Biscoff Creme Sandwich Cookies, Strawberry Shortcake Keebler Fudge Stripe Cookies, Trolls World Tour Laffy Taffy
    • Peter was able to eat Howlin Rays again and it was glorious.
  • What we’ve been Playing:
    • Jacob has been playing Gears Tactics, Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition, and StarCraft Remastered

 

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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 May 20, 2020 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 the latest film and tv news, including Mandalorian, Snyder Cut, Spider-Man, Steven Soderberg, Coronavirus and Ruby Rose leaving Batwoman.

 

Opening Banter

 

In The News:

 

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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On the May 15, 2020 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 discuss what they’ve been up to at the Water Cooler.

 

Opening Banter

 

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:
    • Peter went to the dog beach and that was the most alive he’s felt in 2 months, and started doing DDP Yoga again.
    • Brad received an Empire Strikes Back 40th-anniversary package from Hasbro, built the Playmobil version of the Ghostbusters firehouse
    • Hoai-Tran is out of quarantine!
    • Chris released another episode of 21st Century Spielberg.
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Chris read The Men Who Would Be King
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Chris and Ben watched Capone
    • Peter and Brad saw Josh Gad’s Back to the Future reunion on YouTube.
    • Peter started watching Dave, and watched the Survivor finale with friends over FaceTime.
    • Brad watched The Perfection, Coffee & Kareem, The Wrong Missy, Solar Opposites, rewatched The Cable Guy, Not Another Teen Movie
    • Jacob watched Bad Times at the El Royale, Z, Cursed Films, The Hoarder, Paranormal Activity 3, and Where the Heart Is. He also finally finished The Outsider.
    • Ben finished Never Have I Ever, watched Deliverance for the first time, and rewatched Wonder Woman
    • Hoai-Tran watched Celine and Julie Go Boating, Cinema Paradiso, got hooked on Itaewon Class, and thinks Community season 5 is actually good.
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Peter went to Knotts Berry Farm and picked up some Boysenberry treats and ate those for an Ordinary Adventures Video (coming next week). Also, we got a make your own Funnel Cake kit and made that, somewhat unsuccessfully. On the way back from the dog beach we stopped at Slaters 50/50.
    • Brad tried Caramel Macchiato and Irish Cream Milano cookies, found the return of Dunkaroos.

 

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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On the May 13, 2020 Episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson, and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including The Mandalorian, HBO Max, Hamilton, Sweet Tooth, Grudge, Popeye, Tiger King, and Batman vs. Superman.

In The News:

 

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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On the May 11, 2020 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 The Mandalorian, Movie Theaters, Comic-Con, National Treasure, Community, Scream 5, The Batman and Stephen King.

 

Opening Banter

 

In The News:

 

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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On the May 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 off today, he will return next week.

 

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Ben has been reading Wild Cards Vol. 1
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Peter and Ben watched The Half of It
    • HT and Ben watched Never Have I Ever 
    • Peter watched the Westworld finale and the Clone Wars series finale.
    • Jacob watched Blood Quantum, Underwater, Bloodshot, Chasing Tyson, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, and True Lies.
    • Chris watched Dead to Me Season 2 and the first Pirates of the Caribbean.
    • Ben watched I Know Where I’m Going, The Last Picture Show, High and Low, Koyaaniqatsi, and finished his Breaking Bad rewatch. 
    • Hoai-Tran watched Den of Thieves, My Man Godfrey, has reached the dreaded Season 4 of Community.
  • What we’ve been Eating:

 

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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On the May 6, 2020 Episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Quibi, Tom Cruise, Black Mirror, Disneyland, Bright 2, Extraction 2, The Mandalorian, and Nick Fury.

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. 
  • You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Overcast, Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (RSS). 
  • Send your feedback, questions, comments and concerns to us at peter@slashfilm.com. Please leave your name and general geographic location in case we mention the e-mail on the air.
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On the May 4, 2020 Episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Taika Waitit’s Star Wars, Nicolas Cage’s Tiger King, Michael Jackson’s Spider-Man, Hercules, Transformers, GI Joe, Demolition Man 2 and more.

Opening Banter: Happy May the Fourth!

 

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. 
  • You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Overcast, Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (RSS). 
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