Water Cooler: Black Widow, Lucas, In The Heights, Bo Burnham's Inside, Enter The Dragon, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It, VelociCoaster

On the June 18, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film Editorial Director Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film 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: Jacob and Chris aren't here this week.At The Water Cooler:

  • What we've been Doing:
  • Peter went to Orlando Florida for the grand opening of the VelociCoaster at Universal's Islands of Adventure. It was an experience going from mask-mandated California to Maskless Florida, including some interesting Uber rides. Oh and did I mention it was really really hot?
  • What we've been Reading:
  • Hoai-Tran read Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner, is reading Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia, is distraught at having caught up with the Haikyu!! anime and has been reading the manga but it's not the same.
  • Brad started reading Slimed!: An Oral History of Nickelodeon's Golden Age
  • What we've been Watching:
  • Peter and Hoai-Tran watched Black Widow.
  • Peter, Hoai-Tran, Brad, and Ben watched Luca.
  • Peter, Brad, and Ben watched In The Heights.
  • Hoai-Tran and Ben watched Bo Burnham's Inside.
  • Hoai-Tran watched Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down and Zola.
  • Ben watched Enter the Dragon and Foreign Correspondent.
  • Brad watched The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It
  • What we've been Eating:
  • Brad tried Jimmy Dean's Breakfast Nuggets, Barq's Root Beer Float Push-Ups, Lucky Charms Marshmallow Clusters cereal.
  • All the other stuff you need to know:

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