Water Cooler: Is This A Disappointing Summer For Movies? Godzilla, Toy Story 4, MIB: International, Shaft, Letterkenny, Dark, Chernobyl, Rocketman, The Substitute, Drunk History, Battlebots & BedJet 3

On the June 18, 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 writer Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss what they've been up to at the Water Cooler.

Opening Banter: Chris Evangelista is out on assignment, he will be missed.At The Water Cooler:

  • What we've been Doing:
  • Peter has been traveling and in his spare time, living in Batuu (plug video: Most Ridiculous Things To Buy in Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge). Also I got a BedJet 3.
  • Jacob got a tattoo.
  • Hoai-Tran went to Rockaway Beach.
  • Brad is preparing for his girlfriend to move in with him, and helping friends open their own Escape Room.
  • What we've been Reading:
  • What we've been Watching:
  • Peter and Brad saw Godzilla: King of the Monsters.
  • Jacob is all about the new season of Battlebots, has been binge-ing Drunk History, and revisited, uh, The Substitute.
  • Peter saw Men in Black: International and Rocketman.
  • Ben watched Toy Story 4, started The Handmaid's Tale season 3, and watched the entirety of Chernobyl.
  • Hoai-Tran watched Shaft, Ophelia, Everybody Knows, All is Well, Pachamama, Aggretsuko season 2, and the first episode of Dark.
  • Brad saw The House with a Clock in Its Walls. Watched the first season of the Canadian comedy series Letterkenny.
  • What we've been Eating:
  • Jacob is here to preach about Rhythm Superfoods' Kale Chips.
  • Brad tried Cookies and Cream Pop-Tarts cereal and Chocolate Peanut Butter Corn Pops. Also got some Sweet Lightning Mountain Dew and Freezepop flavored Skittles.
  • What we've been Playing:
  • Peter finally beat Super Hot and has started playing the Imagine Dragons songs on Beatsaber
  • Jacob ran the second session in his Star Wars RPG campaign and things got wild.
  • All the other stuff you need to know:

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