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Movie & TV discussion from the editors and writers at slashfilm.com.

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Movie & TV discussion from the editors and writers at slashfilm.com.

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I appreciate the effort these folks put into this podcast. I get a little smile every time a new episode appears in my app. Thank you for your hard work.

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My only daily dose of entertainment news!

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601 Ratings
Average Ratings
483
42
27
19
30

An enjoyable listen

By Broyopro - May 03 2020
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I appreciate the effort these folks put into this podcast. I get a little smile every time a new episode appears in my app. Thank you for your hard work.

My GoTo podcast

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My only daily dose of entertainment news!
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Rank #1: Watercooler: Stephen King, Parks and Rec, Mandalorian, The Kid Who Would Be King, The Half of It, Pet Sematary, Schitt’s Creek, First Kid, Never Have I Ever, Community, Hansel and Gretel

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On the May 1, 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 and Kitra got a silver play button from YouTube!
    • Inspired by a bizarre dream, Jacob has a question for the group.
    • Brad briefly tried Peacock through his Xfinity cable subscription
    • Hoai-Tran is a prisoner in her parents’ basement.
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Brad checked out Ghostbusters: Artbook
    • Chris read If It Bleeds by Stephen King.
    • Hoai-Tran has been reading Severance by Ling Ma and The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz.
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Brad and Chris and Ben and HT watched the Parks and Recreation Special.
    • Peter and Brad watched Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian
    • Peter has been binge-watching Eamon & Bec on Youtube, saw Never Have I Ever on Netflix, and is still watching Westworld.
    • Brad finished Big Mouth Season 3, rewatched Disney’s First Kid.
    • Jacob watched Pet Sematary, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters, The Girl With All the Gifts, Haunted, The Lion King, Beyond Skyline, 0.0 MHZ, Absentia, Rodman: For Better or Worse, 42-1, The Good the Bad the Hungry, and the season finale of Brooklyn 99.
    • Chris finished Schitt’s Creek
    • Hoai-Tran watched The Half of It, The Great, Les Misérables (2019), Time to Hunt, Invisible Life, is rewatching Community.
    • Ben watched The Lighthouse, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, and The Kid Who Would Be King.
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Brad had Wonder Woman 1984-inspired SweeTarts Golden Ropes, Hershey’s Cookie Bites, Laffy Taffy Jelly Beans
  • What we’ve been Playing:

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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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May 01 2020

1hr 35mins

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Rank #2: Water Cooler: Prop Culture, Middleditch & Schwartz, Last Dance, Extraction, Upload, Clone Wars, Little Fires Everywhere, Spaceballs, Outer Banks, Way Back, Parallax View, Barry, Splash

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On the April 24, 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:

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

    • Ben finished a major /Film project and made an unlikely discovery on YouTube.

    • Jacob is trying his damndest to support local businesses. 

  • What we’ve been Watching:

    • Peter and Brad watched Disney+’s Prop Culture.

    • Brad and Ben watched Middleditch & Schwartz.

    • Jacob, Brad, and Ben watched The Last Dance.

    • Chris and Ben watched Extraction.

    • Peter watched Upload on Amazon, Too Hot To Handle on Netflix, Clone Wars season 7, and started watching Outer Banks on Netflix. He also finished Devs and Bosch.

    • Chris watched The Way Back.

    • Brad watched the first two seasons of Barry, Splash, The Gentlemen, This Is Stand-Up, rewatched Shazam!, Coneheads and The Green Hornet.

    • Jacob finished New Girl, and watched Knives Out, Catching Hell, Jordan Rides the Bus, The Night Sitter, Don’t Run, Ghoul, and Haunted Hospital: Heilstatten.

    • Hoai-Tran watched The Willoughbys, finished Little Fires Everywhere, Spaceballs, rewatched Frankenstein, Young Frankenstein, Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure, Hot Fuzz, Fleabag, and The Lighthouse.

    • Ben watched The Parallax View and Black Narcissus.

  • What we’ve been Eating:

  • What we’ve been Playing:

    • Peter played a board game (Escape Tales: The Awakening) with friends over Tabletopia.

    • Jacob played the digital version of Catan on the Nintendo Switch while in a Zoom session with friends. He also attended his first online Dungeons & Dragons session.

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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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Apr 24 2020

1hr 54mins

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Rank #3: Obi-Wan Kenobi, Captain Marvel 2, Justice League, The Matrix 4 and Much More

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On the January 24, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Obi-Wan Kenobi, Captain Marvel 2, Justice League, The Matrix 4 and much more.

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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Jan 24 2020

36mins

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Rank #4: Spoiler Discussion: The Mandalorian Episode 8 “Redemption"

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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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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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Dec 28 2019

1hr 7mins

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Rank #5: Water Cooler: Star Wars: Duel of the Fates, Invisible Man, Mary Poppins Returns, Polaroid, Jerry Maguire, Avatar: The Last Airbender & Yojimbo

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On the February 20, 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 out, and this episode will be shorter than normal.

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Ben read Colin Trevorrow and Derek Connolly’s Star Wars: Duel of the Fates script.
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Jacob watched Polaroid.
    • Chris watched The Invisible Man and Frozen 2.
    • Ben watched Jerry Maguire and Yojimbo.
    • Hoai-Tran saw Mary Poppins Returns, realized While You Were Sleeping is bad, and has been rewatching Avatar: The Last Airbender from her new steelbook.
  • What we’ve been Playing:
    • Chris has been playing Kentucky Route Zero.

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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Feb 20 2020

55mins

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Rank #6: Water Cooler: To All The Boys, Survivor, Emperor’s New Groove, Sonic The Hedgehog, Fighting With My Family, Boss Level, Birds of Prey, The Pharmacist, Dracula

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On the February 13, 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: What are you guys doing for Valentine’s Day?

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Ben read Dracula
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • HT and Ben watched To All The Boys: P.S. I Still Love You
    • Peter saw Joe Carnahan’s Boss Level, and the first double episode of Survivor: Winners at War.
    • Jacob watched Birds of Prey and 1917.
    • Ben watched The Emperor’s New Groove and Train to Busan.
    • Chris watched Brave and The Pharmacist.
    • HT saw Sonic The Hedgehog, Fighting With My Family, has been watching Ramy.
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Peter had the new Cherry Vanilla Coke Zero.
  • What we’ve been Playing:

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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  • Thanks to Sam Hume for our logo.

Feb 13 2020

53mins

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Rank #7: Rise of Skywalker Reactions, Box Office Tracking & The Future of Star Wars

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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:

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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  • Please rate and review the podcast on iTunes, tell your friends and spread the word! 
  • Thanks to Sam Hume for our logo.

Dec 18 2019

29mins

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Rank #8: Water Cooler: Frozen, Bad Boys for Life, Dolittle, The Witcher, 6 Underground, Killer Inside, Hustlers, Force Majeure & More

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On the January 22, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film 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 Watching:
      • Chris and Ben watched Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez.
      • Peter saw Little Women and Brittany Runs a Marathon.
      • Brad watched Hustlers, Pain & Glory, The Last Black Man in San Francisco, and Zumbo’s Just Desserts.
      • Hoai-Tran watched Dolittle, The Gentlemen, Weathering With You, Transit, The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie, Delicatessen, and binged The Witcher and The Circle.

  • Ben watched 6 Underground, Force Majeure, The African Queen, Homecoming, The Outsider, and started rewatching Breaking Bad.

    • Chris saw Bad Boys for Life and Ted Bundy: Falling For a Killer.
  • What we’ve been Eating:

Brad tried Hershey’s Kisses and Jolly Ranchers cereal, Mountain Dew Zero

Jan 22 2020

1hr 19mins

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Rank #9: Writer's Room Discussion: What Are The Best Films of the Last Decade?

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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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  • 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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Dec 11 2019

1hr 42mins

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Rank #10: New Batmobile, No Time to Die Delay, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Ben Affleck's McMillions Movie, and More

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On the March 4, 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 our first look at The Batmobile from Matt Reeves’ The Batman, the delayed release date of No Time to Die, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, The Pinkerton, Chad Stahelski’s new project, and more.

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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Mar 04 2020

28mins

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Rank #11: The Batman, A Vertical Format WWII Film, The Goonies, Stranger Things 4, An NSYNC Movie, and More

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On the February 14, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and TV news, including our first look at Robert Pattinson’s Batman, Stranger Things 4, an unconventional Goonies TV series and NSYNC movie, Aladdin 2, Masters of the Universe voice cast, and the world’s first vertical format blockbuster. 

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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Feb 14 2020

36mins

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Rank #12: Water Cooler: North By Northwest, Miami, The Big Goodbye, Inception, City of Thieves, and More

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On the March 5, 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 in the Water Cooler.

Opening Banter:

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing:
    • Ben saw the L.A. touring version of Escape to Margaritaville, and regretted every second of it.
    • Jacob managed to visit a film set without getting on a plane.
    • Brad went on vacation to Miami, Florida, saw Nate Bargatze’s latest stand-up show live.
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Ben read City of Thieves.
    • Chris read The Big Goodbye.
    • Hoai-Tran finished Circe.
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Jacob and Brad watched The Invisible Man.
    • Ben watched The Pharmacist and rewatched The Aristocats.
    • Jacob finally started watching the final episodes of BoJack Horseman, finished his rewatch of The Office, got caught up on Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and rewatched Inception for the first time in years.
    • Brad watched Birds of Prey, To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You, Sonic the Hedgehog, Portrait of a Lady on Fire, has been enjoying LEGO Masters,
    • Hoai-Tran watched System Crasher, saw a special big-screen showing of North by Northwest.
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Brad tried Wendy’s Breakfast, Cherry Vanilla Coke, Ginger Sprite, Mango Fanta, Monster Ultra Fiesta, had some of the best burgers/steak of his life while on vacation. 
  • What we’ve been Playing:
    • Ben has been listening to The Session.
    • Brad tried out Sea of Thieves and Untitled Goose Game.

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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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  • Please rate and review the podcast on iTunes, tell your friends and spread the word! 
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Mar 05 2020

1hr 6mins

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Rank #13: Writers Room Discussion: The Top 50 Movie Moments of 2019

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On the January 6, 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 narrow down the top movie moments of 2019.

Opening Banter: 

Our Feature Presentation: Our Favorite Movie Moments of 2019

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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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Jan 06 2020

2hr 46mins

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Rank #14: Taika Waitit’s Star Wars, Nicolas Cage’s Tiger King, Michael Jackson’s Spider-Man, Hercules, Transformers, GI Joe, Demolition Man 2 & More

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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:

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May 04 2020

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Rank #15: Steven Spielberg’s Star Wars, Darren Aronofsky’s Batman, Rogue One, The Shining, Myst and More

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On the April 17, 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 Steven Spielberg’s Star Wars, Darren Aronofsky’s Batman, Rogue One, The Shining, Myst and more.

At 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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Apr 17 2020

34mins

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Rank #16: Oscars 2020: Best Moments, Big Winners & Losers, and More

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On the February 10, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss the 92nd annual Academy Awards.

Opening Banter: 

The Oscars

  • How Going Hostless Hurt the Oscars This Year
  • Best Moments
    • Janelle Monae intro (background dancers repping movies that otherwise didn’t get mentioned)
    • Practically every moment Bong Joon-ho was on screen
    • Into the Unknown performance, Cynthia Erivo’s song
    • Cats moment
  • Worst Moments
    • Jokes about diversity (“all women are superheroes”) - contrast that with Hildur Gudnadottir’s speech
    • Female conductor (or was that actually good?)
    • Jacob hated the “songs in movies” montage
    • Renee Zellweger’s speech
  • Big Winners
    • Bong Joon-ho: Best Original Screenplay, Best International Feature Film, Best Director, Best Picture
    • Laura Dern: Best Supporting Actress
    • Toy Story 4: Best Animated Feature (Klaus won seven Annie Awards, seemed to be a contender)
  • Big Losers
    • Netflix (The Irishman, Klaus, and The Two Popes shut out, Marriage Story’s only win went to Laura Dern)
    • Avengers: Endgame and The Lion King for VFX
    • Little Women in everything but costume design
    • Once Upon a Time in Hollywood won two Oscars, but still feels like a bit of a loser
  • Who Should Host Next Year?
    • Hosting duos: Martin/Rock, Wiig/Rudolph, Ferrell/Louis-Dreyfus
  • What Does Parasite’s Win Mean for the Future of the Oscars?

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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Feb 10 2020

53mins

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Rank #17: Taika Waititi May Be Working on a Star Wars Movie, Disney is Rebranding 20th Century Fox, Peacock Details, and More

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On the January 17, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including Disney killing the 20th Century Fox name, a possible Taika Waititi Star Wars movie, Better Call Saul coming to an end, details about the new Peacock streaming service.

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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Jan 17 2020

19mins

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Rank #18: Writer's Room Discussion: The Best TV Shows of the Last Decade

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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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  • 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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Dec 17 2019

2hr 9mins

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Rank #19: Water Cooler: Birds of Prey, McMillions, Good Place, Little America, Terminator, Doctor Sleep, Underwater, Hateful Eight, Joker, 1917, Emma and more

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On the February 6, 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 Disneyland After Dark 80’s Nite event at Disneyland. You can watch his vlog of the experience here.
    • Hoai-Tran went to London for the Birds of Prey premiere and junket, fell a bunch of times while roller skating. She also celebrated her cousin’s baby’s 1-year birthday at a Lunar New Year party, where they did a traditional “birthday grab.”
  • What we’ve been Reading:
    • Jacob read The Last Stone by Mark Bowden.
    • Hoai-Tran read Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata.
  • What we’ve been Watching:
    • Peter, Chris, and Ben watched McMillions on HBO (Peter & Ben only saw the first episode but Chris has seen the whole thing).
    • Jacob, HT, Chris and Ben watched The Good Place finale.
    • Peter watched the first couple episodes of Little America on AppleTV. He also watched the first episode of Picard, because it was free on YouTube.
    • Jacob watched Terminator: Dark Fate.
    • Chris watched Gretel and Hansel and the Director’s Cut of Doctor Sleep.
    • Brad watched The Super Bowl, The Turning, Underwater, Bad Boys for Life, Jeopardy: The Greatest of All-Time, and was subjected to the nonsense that is The Bachelor.
    • Ben watched The Hateful Eight extended miniseries, Burning, and started watching Curb Your Enthusiasm
    • Hoai-Tran watched Emma., Ford v. Ferrari, Joker, 1917, Honeyland, Widows, Zombieland 2: Double Tap.
  • What we’ve been Eating:
    • Peter was sick and ate badly. He had The Most Stuffed Oreos. He also has been trying out Zevia Kids line of sodas.
    • Brad tried Cheetos Popcorn, Coke Energy (Regular and Cherry), Fanta Orange Jell-O, Mountain Dew Game Fuel Zero (Raspberry Lemonade and  Watermelon, and Pretzel Pop-Tarts (Chocolate and Cinnamon Sugar).
  • What we’ve been Playing:
    • Jacob played Watergate, Undaunted: Normandy, and is learning the Call of Cthulhu RPG.
    • Hoai-Tran has been listening to You Must Remember This podcast.

Other Articles Mentioned:

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Feb 06 2020

1hr 27mins

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