Water Cooler: The Boys, Veronica Mars, Jackie Brown, Buffy, 1st Summoning, Apollo 11, Serenity, Ghost Town Alive, Shedd Aquarium, The Need, Fire Emblem: Three Houses

On the July 30, 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 discuss what they've been up to at the Water Cooler.

Opening Banter: The whole team is back together again!

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we've been Doing:
  • Brad helped his girlfriend (partially) move into his house, and it was quite the whirlwind. Went to the Shedd Aquarium. Escaped a makeshift Nicolas Cage-themed Escape Room for his friend's birthday.
  • What we've been Reading:
  • Jacob started reading Midnight in Chernobyl.
  • Chris read The Need by Helen Phillips and listened to The RFK Tapes podcast.
  • Hoai-Tran read Ursula K. LeGuin: The Last Interview, the first issue of Buffy The Vampire Slayer modern-day reboot.
  • What we've been Watching:
  • Jacob, HT, and Chris watched The Boys.
  • Ben and HT watched Veronica Mars
  • Peter rewatched Jackie Brown for the first time in years.
  • Jacob watched Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, and 1st Summoning.
  • Brad watched new episodes of Queer Eye
  • Ben watched Apollo 11, Serenity, and The Hidden Fortress 
  • Hoai-Tran watched The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance pilot.
  • What we've been Eating:
  • Peter ate at the new Craftsman Bar and Grill at Disneyland's Grand Californian Hotel.
  • Brad tried Mint Chocolate Chip Oreos.
  • What we've been Playing:
  • Jacob started playing Fire Emblem: Three Houses.

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