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Two Friends Watch

Daniel and Andrew, two film lovers, separated by time and space, united by passion for the moving image. Come listen to them talk bollocks about movies

Sep 5, 2016

This week, in the interest of expanding our horizons, we take a look at a key film in a genre neither of us have much experience in: '70s Blaxploitation! In spite of the crudity and prurience of 1974's Foxy Brown, we both found ourselves having a thoroughly good time with it, due in no small part to the charisma of Pam...


Aug 22, 2016

On the 15th of April 1912 the RMS Titanic sank on her maiden voyage  to New York. 85 years and $200 million later, James Cameron (with a fantastic team) created the best Romantic-Disaster film based on the same ship. This film held the Box office gross record for 12 years before being supplanted by James Cameron's other...


Aug 9, 2016

This week, at the request of Andrew's Dad, we take a look at Southpaw, the boxing film that set the internet all aquiver when it saw how shredded Jake Gyllenhaal had suddenly gotten. It's well-executed and compelling stuff, assuming you've never seen a boxing movie before (which, apparently, Daniel hasn't, so he...


Jul 25, 2016

If there's something strange in your neighbourhood,

What did we watch (GHOSTBUSTERS!)

If it looks like a movie that really isn't good,

Then you'd be wrong (GHOSTBUSTERS!)

 

32 mins


Jul 11, 2016

A fairly well debated theme in the film world is "Is Ghostbusters 2 as good as the first one?". To be honest probably not, but that doesn't necessarily make it a bad film. Join us as we discuss the secret ingredient that seems to be missing. 32 mins