In Episode 9 of The Film ’89 Podcast, Skye, Neil and Jim discuss YouTube Red’s new show Cobra Kai, their follow-up to the ‘80s classic The Karate Kid; the main review is 20th Century Fox’s R-Rated comic book sequel, Deadpool 2; the lads discuss their all-time favourite science-fiction films and they answer the usual listener questions. Also, they reveal a new contest where the prize is a rare opportunity for podcast fans to… let’s just say prizes like this aren’t given away very often. Enjoy!
Cobra Kai - 6:10
Main Review - Deadpool 2 - 17:38
Favourite Science-Fiction films - 59:21
Listener Questions - 1:53:20.
Episode 8 of The Film ‘89 Podcast is something of a departure from the regular format of the show as Skye and Steve Amos provide an audio commentary to one of the most beloved of all Hollywood classics, Casablanca. Skye and Steve go in-depth into the history of the film’s production, offer behind the scenes trivia and discuss the themes and impact of this truly iconic movie. Listen to it whilst watching your copy of the film or without, either way we’re sure you’ll enjoy this passionate discussion of the film that nabbed Oscars for Best Picture and Best Director and currently sits at No.2 on the American Film Institute’s list of the 100 Greatest American Films.
Episode 7 of The Film ’89 Podcast is a full-on, SPOILER-FILLED, no punches pulled examination of Marvel Studios' 10-years-in-the-making superhero epic, Avengers: Infinity War. Skye, Neil and Richie leave no (Infinity) stone unturned as they give their in-depth analysis of a film that is destined to go down in history as one of the most ambitious ever made. Comic book movies simply don’t come bigger than this and the guys have brought you an episode every bit as epic as the film they’re discussing. Enjoy!
The 6th jam-packed episode of the Film ’89 Podcast is a Steven Spielberg Special hosted by Skye, Steve Amos and Jim Cottle. As well as giving their full-on, spoiler-filled review of the legendary director’s latest film, Ready Player One, the guys also give the rundown of their favourite films from his long and illustrious career as well as answering the usual listener questions.
Review - Ready Player One - 0:02:48; Favourite Steven Spielberg films - 0:45:40; Listener Questions - 1:21:46.
In the fifth episode of The Film ‘89 Podcast, Skye, Neil Gaskin and Richie Roberts take a look forward to Marvel Studios’ hugely anticipated superhero epic Avengers: Infinity War, the main review is Alex Garland’s new sci-fi film Annihilation, the guys discuss their favourite actors and answer some more listener questions.
Infinity War Preview - 0:02:09; Review - Annihilation - 0:24:23; Favourite Actors - 1:10:23; Listener Questions - 2:03:36
For the fourth episode of The Film ’89 Podcast Neil and Skye are joined by Jim Cottle to give a rundown of the latest movie trailers; they give their analysis of Season One of Star Trek: Discovery; the main review is Marvel Studios’ Black Panther and the trio discuss their favourite movie opening scenes.
Trailer Rundown - 02:36; Review - Black Panther - 40:56; Favourite Movie Opening Scenes - 1:25:03; Listener Questions - 2:10:46.
The third episode of The Film ’89 Podcast is something of a departure from the regular format of the show as we present the first of our Retrospective episodes where we go in-depth and offer some probing discussion and analysis of a classic film. The first film to be featured in this regular series is John Carpenter’s 1982 sci-fi/horror masterpiece, The Thing. Joining Skye to discuss The Thing is former stage director Matt Jenkins, a lifelong fan of the film, and filmmaker and host of the brilliant Flix Wise Canada Podcast and frequent writing contributor to both Film89.co.uk and guest host on the Wrong Reel Podcast, Martin Kessler.
In the second episode of The Film ‘89 Podcast we give our rundown of the 2018 Golden Globe Awards. Our main review is Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and we discuss our all-time favourite sports films. 00:00 - Intro; 02:44 -Golden Globes 2018; 36:12 -Review - Three Billboards...; 1:10:50 - Favourite Sports Films of all-time; 1:59:52 - Listener Questions.
In the debut episode of The Film '89 Podcast we give our review of 2017 and discuss our favourite films from last year. Our main review is Star Wars: The Last Jedi and we discuss our all-time favourite comedy films.
00:00 Intro; 02:03 Review of 2017; 42:31 Review - Star Wars: The Last Jedi; 1:26:48 - Our Favourite Comedies; 2:03:19 Outro.