Titanic Screening on Queen Mary
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.
      • Chris read the lengthy CNN article Lost in the Woods with James Brown’s Ghost.
    • 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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