Daily Podcast: The Best Films & TV Of SXSW 2018, Shia LaBeouf, John Musker, Chopping Mall, Weinstein & Justice League

On the March 20, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about Shia LaBeouf, John Musker, movie theater accidents, Chopping Mall, The Weinstein Company, and Justice League. And in Our Feature Presentation, /Film Managing Editor Jacob Hall joins us to talk about the best films he saw at SXSW 2018.You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Play, Overcast and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL if you need it).

In the News:

  • Shia LaBeouf to Play His Father in a Biopic About Himself; Lucas Hedges to Play Young LaBeouf
  • John Musker, Co-Director of 'Aladdin,' 'Moana,' and More, Retires from Disney
  • A Man Died After Getting His Head Trapped Under a Movie Theater Seat
  • 'Chopping Mall' Remake Won't Feature Killer Robots, Does the World Even Make Sense Anymore?
  • The Weinstein Company Files for Bankruptcy, Releasing Harvey Weinstein's Victims From NDAs
  • 'Justice League' is Officially the Lowest-Grossing DCEU Movie
  • In Our Feature Presentation, Jacob Hall talks about the best films he saw at SXSW 2018.

  • 'Prospect' is the Best Indie Science Fiction Movie Since 'Moon'
  • 'Never Goin' Back' is a Sweet and Raunchy Tale of Glorious Idiocy
  • 'Ghost Stories' Review: A Bonkers and Bloody Brilliant Existential Mystery
  • 'Upgrade' Review: 'Her' as a Gory Action Movie – And It's Terrific
  • 'Barry' is a Bloody Great Showcase for a Killer Bill Hader
  • 'Unfriended: Dark Web' is a Cruel and Clever Evolution of the First Film
  • Other posts referenced in this episode

  • 'A Quiet Place' Sees John Krasinski Deliver a Majorly Effective Monster Movie
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