Water Cooler: Dracula, LEGO Movie 2, Sixteen Candles, Wayne, Public Enemy, Happy Death Day 2U, Titanic, Isn't It Romantic?, How To Train Your Dragon, Robin Hood, History Of The Future

On the February 12, 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 talk about what they've been up to at the Water Cooler.

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At The Water Cooler:

  • What we've been Doing:
  • Peter interviewed filmmaker Dean DeBlois about his new film How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, he discovered the website Trakt.tv,
  • Brad revamped his movie shelving system and cleaned out his movie collection a little bit. Reaffirmed the fact that he's a terrible painter at a Bob Ross-themed birthday party.
  • Hoai-Tran went home for a weekend of Lunar New Year celebrations.
  • Ben visited the Warner Bros. lot and saw some early footage from Shazam!, and attended the L.A. premiere of The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The Bigfoot
  • What we've been Reading:
  • Peter has been reading Juan Tamariz's The Magic Rainbow.
  • Jacob has been reading an early copy of Blake Harris' The History of the Future.
  • Hoai-Tran has been reading Dracula.
  • What we've been Watching:
  • Peter rented Blindspotting, saw the junket screening of How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, watched the Netflix documentary Abducted in Plain Sight, and the YouTube series Wayne.
  • Jacob re-watched GoldenEye and fell back in love with...Battlebots?
  • Chris saw Happy Death Day 2U. He also re-watched Titanic for the first time in many years, and watched Abducted in Plain Sight, Horror Noire, and the new Robin Hood.
  • Brad watched Isn't It Romantic?, The LEGO Movie 2, Four Weddings and a Funeral and Coldplay: A Head Full of Dreams.
  • Hoai-Tran watched Isn't It Romantic?, What Men Want, Dear Ex, Biutiful, rewatched Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatre.
  • Ben watched The Public Enemy, The Woman in the Window, To All The Boys I Loved Before, Sixteen Candles, and Escape at Dannemora
  • What we've been Eating:
  • Jacob moved onto goal shirt number two as he discovered tortillas made out of cheese.
  • Brad found fudge covered Oreos and Nutter Butters, also tried Honey Nut Frosted Flakes and Banana Creme Frosted Flakes.
  • What we've been Playing:
  • Peter played the tabletop miniature board game Nemesis, and discovered the podcast Podcast: The Ride.
  • Jacob beat Resident Evil 2 again, started playing State of Decay 2, fell back into XCOM 2, and is getting ready to play Root.
  • Brad played Magic: The Gathering for the first time ever and didn't hate it.

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