In the /Filmcast, David Chen, Devindra Hardawar, and Jeff Cannata debate, pontificate, and delve into the latest films, film news, television shows, and entertainment-related items from the previous week. 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.
Joanna and David discuss the seventh episode of season 4 of Game of Thrones, “Mockingbird.” Thanks to our sponsor for this week, Nate Makes Films.
Posted on Tuesday, May 13th, 2014 by David Chen
Dave and Devindra bring you a lengthy, rambling After Dark episode featuring thoughts on 2001: A Space Odyssey, 24: Live Another Day, and the new Star Wars casting news. Mike Ryan joins us from Screencrush, then Peter Sciretta joins David to chat about his Zac Efron obsession and the economics of running a film website. Be sure to read up on where the hell are all the women in Star Wars, why film critics should write about filmmaking, and Dave’s first GIF essay about Louie.
Joanna and David discuss the sixth episode of season 4 of Game of Thrones, “The Laws of Gods and Men.” Thanks to our sponsor for this week, Roll for Crit.
Posted on Monday, May 12th, 2014 by David Chen
This week, Joanna and David chat with Bryan Cogman, a writer and co-producer of Game of Thrones. Cogman wrote this week’s episode, “The Laws of Gods and Men.” We chat with Cogman about crafting scenes that never appeared in the book, which characters are his favorite to write, the tumultuous first season of the show, dealing with zealous Game of Thrones fans, and writing one the most memorable courtroom scenes ever.
Posted on Thursday, May 1st, 2014 by David Chen
Joanna and David discuss the fourth episode of season 4 of Game of Thrones, “Oathkeeper.” Thanks to our sponsor for this week, Hover. Be sure to read why this episode of Game of Thrones changed the rules forever, and why we process rape and murder differently. Also, check out these tunes.
Posted on Monday, April 28th, 2014 by David Chen
David and Devindra discuss the nature of fan fiction, try to figure out why the new Justice League movie feels like vaporware, and praise the gorgeous digital transfer of William Friedkin’s Sorcerer. Director Vincenzo Natali joins us to discuss making Season 2, episodes 8 and 10, of Hannibal.