In the /Filmcast, David Chen, Devindra Hardawar, and Adam Quigley debate, pontificate, and delve into the latest films, film news, television shows, and entertainment-related items from the previous week. In addition to being available for download, the /Filmcast typically broadcasts live on Monday nights at 9 PM EST / 6 PM PST at Slashfilm.com/live, where listeners can join in and participate in the conversation. Weekly guests have included everyday bloggers, webmaster luminaries, and movie stars and directors from all walks of life.
Posted on Thursday, November 21st, 2013 by David Chen
Education is a tricky thing. I learned a lot when I became a father–so who was the teacher?
The Tobolowsky Files is a podcast from the people who brought you the /Filmcast, featuring a series of stories about life, love, and the entertainment industry, as told by legendary character actor Stephen Tobolowsky. You can e-mail Stephen at stephentobolowsky(AT)gmail(DOT)com.
Posted on Sunday, November 17th, 2013 by David Chen
Dave, Devindra, and Germain discuss the latest (and last?) Miyazaki film, praise the mad genius of Escape from Tomorrow, and explore how Catching Fire improves on its predecessor in every way. Be sure to read Germain’s interview with Jennifer Lawrence, learn what was going on at the end of Thor: The Dark World, and see why Marvel has a villain problem.
Posted on Sunday, November 3rd, 2013 by David Chen
Dave and Devindra discuss the possibility of a Joe Cornish Star Trek film, Paramount’s dwindling franchise slate, the ballad of Damon Lindelof, and Vincenzo Natali’s latest film Haunter. Special guest Jordan Hoffman joins us for this episode. Be sure to check out the long history of Ender’s Game, Damon Lindelof’s spoiler-filled response to Breaking Bad, and why movies open overseas before they open here.
Posted on Sunday, October 27th, 2013 by David Chen
Dave and Devindra discuss the battle between HBO and Netflix, decide not to get bothered about how streaming is killing off movie history, and praise the riveting, elegiac Valentine Road. Special guest Jeff Cannata joins us for this episode. Be sure to check out Jeff’s new show, Newest Latest Best. Also, be sure to check out Mary Pols and Andrew O’Hehir’s reviews of The Counselor.
Posted on Sunday, October 13th, 2013 by David Chen
Dave and Devindra are joined by Dan Trachtenberg to discuss what makes a genre film great, and also take another look at Gravity’s deceptively simple yet emotionally complex script. Also, Dan makes a shocking revelation about how many times he’s watched Kickboxer.
Posted on Saturday, October 12th, 2013 by David Chen
In the last episode of The Ones Who Knock, Dave and Joanna are joined by Kickstarter backer Alex Murrell from the Midwest Film Nerds podcast to offer final thoughts on this season and read through your e-mails.