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On the October 16, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about what they’ve been up to at the virtual water cooler.

 

Opening Banter

 

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Ben read Rebecca, by Daphne du Maurier.
    • Jacob is reading Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann.
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Ben and Chris watched Rebecca
    • Brad watched Hubie Halloween, Murder on the Orient Express, Murder Mystery, Russian Doll, and Love and Monsters
    • Ben watched The Last of Sheila, The Creature From the Black Lagoon, House on Haunted Hill, and the first two episodes of Ted Lasso.
    • Jacob finally started watching Star Trek: Picard.
    • Chris watched The Haunting of Bly Manor.
    • Hoai-Tran watched Hausu, Undine, Over the Moon, Lupin III: The First, rewatched Batman Returns
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Brad tried Taco Bell’s new Dragonfruit Freeze and Funfetti Cereal
  • What we’ve been Playing:
    • Ben listened to Michael Giacchino and his Nouvelle Modernica Orchestra’s Travelogue Volume 1
    • Jacob has been revisiting Massive Chalice.

 

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On the September 25, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson 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 virtual water cooler.

 

Opening Banter: Peter’s out, but the show must go on.

 

At The Water Cooler:

 

  • What we’ve been Doing:
    • Jacob is alone for a month so he’s devoting himself to personal projects, deep cleaning his entire house, and...the gig economy?
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Jacob read Caddyshack: The Making of a Hollywood Cinderella Story.
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Brad and Ben watched Console Wars
    • Ben watched Pen15 season 2, and is watching Archer.
    • Jacob is watching The Boys season 2 and has fallen into a Guy’s Grocery Games hole.
    • Chris watched The Trial of the Chicago 7.
    • Hoai-Tran watched On the Rocks, The Human Voice, Isabella, Nomadland, Mangrove, rewatched Labyrinth.
    • Brad watched Too Funny to Fail: The Life & Death of the Dana Carvey Show
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Brad tried Skittles Smoothies, Sour Haunted Tropics Candy Corn, Simba Chips
  • What we’ve been Playing:
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Other Articles Mentioned:

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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 July 17, 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:
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Jacob is reading The Road to Jonestown by Jeff Guinn.
    • Chris read Survivor Song by Paul Tremblay. 
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Brad, Hoai-Tran, and Jacob watched Palm Springs
    • Jacob and Chris watched The Beach House.
    • Peter watched Gamemaster, and some more of Unsolved Mysteries.
    • Jacob watched The Old Guard. He’s also fallen deeply in love with Schitt’s Creek.
    • Brad watched David Foster: Off the Record
    • Chris watched Tesla, Supermarket Sweep, and the Criterion Collection Bruce Lee box set.
    • Ben rewatched Wet Hot American Summer and Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, and saw The Right Stuff.
    • Hoai-Tran watched The Alienist: Angel of Darkness, rewatched Pride and Prejudice.
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Peter tried Try Teats, an international snack mystery box. This one featured Croatian and Serbian snacks and candy. Watch the video on YouTube.
    • Brad tried Caramel Apple Jacks, Apple Pie Kit Kats, Cinnamon Toast Crunch Ice Cream
  • What we’ve been Playing:
    • Jacob is running two RPG campaigns this weekend.

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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 July 15, 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 Fletch, Stephen King, The Matrix sequels, film festivals, movie theaters and film production.

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.
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On the July 13, 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 a new Star Wars animated series, Batman’s TV Spin-off, Batman Forever extended cut, Fast 9 goes to space, the future of AMC Theaters, Little Monsters and Bird Box 2.

 

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. 
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On the July 10, 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.

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:
    • Peter went to the reopening of Downtown Disney.
    • Ben moved to Florida
    • Brad went to Kansas City with his girlfriend
    • Hoai-Tran went to a pop-up drive-in theater, discovered that she does in fact have HBO Max.
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Jacob read Devolution by Max Brooks.
    • Brad is reading The Office: The Untold Story of the Greatest Sitcom of the 2000s: An Oral History
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Peter, Jacob, HT and Chris watched Hamilton.
    • Peter watched Palm Springs on Hulu and Quiz on AMC.
    • Jacob watched Session 9, Lockout, I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House, The Burning, Sleepaway Camp, Starship Troopers, Tomb Raider, Unsolved Mysteries, and Supermarket Sweep.
    • Chris watched The Princess Bride and Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves.
    • Ben watched The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, The Exorcist, and the first two episodes of The Baby-Sitters Club
    • Brad watched some of Floor is Lava, rewatched Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, has been putting on Entourage in the background while he works.
    • Hoai-Tran watched Japan Sinks: 2020, rewatched Columbus.
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Brad went to Joe’s Kansas City Barbecue, tried Parmesan and Roasted Garlic Pringles, Mango Koala’s March Cookies
  • What we’ve been Playing:
    • Hoai-Tran listened to the first few episodes of The Sandman Audible series.

 

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 July 8, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including The Wolfman, Peter Pan, Movie Theaters, Film Festivals, Halloween Kills, Ready Player Two, and Hamilton.

 

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 July 6, 2020 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 film and tv news, including Groundhog Day, Fallout, Black Widow, Beavis and Butt-head, Frosty the Snowman, Brie Larson, and Lost.

Opening Banter: What we did on July 4th.

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 July 3, 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 writer Chris Evangelista to discuss what they’ve been up to at the Water Cooler.

 

Opening Banter: HT isn’t here today.

 

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:

    • Chris released a new bonus episode of 21st Century Spielberg. 

  • What we’ve been Reading:

    • Jacob has been playing catch-up with comics and has some recommendations: Curse Words and Undiscovered Country.

  • What we’ve been Watching:

    • Chris, Brad, and Ben watched Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga 

    • Peter watched Into The Unknown on Disney+, a few episodes of Central Park on AppleTV, The Princess and the Frog, and the first couple episodes of the new Unsolved Mysteries on Netflix.

    • Brad watched Extraction, Somebody Feed Phil, rewatched Grumpy Old Men

    • Jacob watched Restaurant: Impossible, Taste the Nation, Yummy, The Darkness, Trick, and started Schitt’s Creek.

    • Chris watched Gladiator.

    • Ben watched Do The Right Thing, The Phantom of the Opera, Hamilton, and The Black Cauldron.

  • What we’ve been Eating:

    • Brad tried Starburst Fruit By the Foot, Mrs. Freshley’s New Reese’s, Hershey’s and Oreo Cupcakes, Frosted Flakes and Froot Loops Mash-Up Cereal, and Pepsi with a Splash of Pineapple Juice.

  • What we’ve been Playing:

    • Jacob has been learning the Alien RPG and he’s eager to try out Thousand Year Old Vampire.

    • Brad played Donut County

 

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 July 1, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and TV news, including The Simpsons’ new voice actor policy, Sundance’s plans for 2021, The Mandalorian books, Jason Momoa’s Frosty the Snowman, a new TMNT film, and that D.A.R.Y.L. sequel we’ve all been waiting thirty-five years to see.

 

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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