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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

May 1, 2016

When Ben Whittaker gets bored of retirement he joins an online fashion start-up as a senior intern. Jules Ostin is the person behind the start-up who is stretched beyond her limits. Watch as these two unlikely characters connect in this safe, clich├ęd, but thoroughly enjoyable film. 40 mins


Apr 26, 2016

This week's subject is a movie neither of us could make heads nor tails of. Marjane Satrapi's "The Voices" has a killer premise and boasts a virtuosic performance from Ryan Reynolds as a man whose pets command him to kill - which makes it all the more unfortunate that it seems to be so tonally inconsistent and confused....


Apr 20, 2016

This week we look at another box office bomb, Equilibrium. A fairly standard movie where Christian Bale impersonates Keanu Reeves and battles a totalitarian emotionless system. This really is a complete rip off of the matrix. Some good fight scenes though plus this movie uses a professional dog impersonator. 40 mins


Apr 11, 2016

This week's movie episode, we discuss a movie as masterfully put together as it is harrowing and difficult to watch. Lynne Ramsay's "We Need to Talk About Kevin," adapted from Lionel Shriver's novel of the same name, boasts terrific direction and performances in service of a deeply discomfiting character study. 34 mins


Apr 3, 2016

Snoop Dogg is a popular face of a particular culture. A well established rapper and icon but what is he like as an actor? Awful, but he's not alone. He and Wiz Khalifa drag the audience through a hour and a quarter of terrible acting, awful script, and horrid misogyny.

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