The Binge Movie Podcast: Tully | Duck Butter | RBG

On this episode, Rebecca and Jason review three new releases about female complexity and perseverance. Pick of the Week! Tully | cast: Charlize Theron, Mackenzie Davis, Ron Livingston, Mark Duplass | screenplay: Diablo Cody | director: Jason Reitman | verdict:… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: You Were Never Really Here | Lean on Pete | Where is Kyra?

On this episode, Rebecca and Jason review three new movies about the darkest corners of human existence. Bring booze. Pick of the Week! You Were Never Really Here | cast: Joaquin Phoenix, John Doman, Judith Roberts, Ekterina Samsanov, Alessandro Nivola… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: A Quiet Place | Blockers | Gemini

On this episode, Rebecca and Jason review three new releases about fear of the unknown. A Quiet Place | cast: Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe | screenplay: Bryan Woods, Scott Beck, John Krasinski | director: John Krasinski… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: Ready Player One | Isle of Dogs | Final Portrait

This week, Rebecca and Jason review three new releases about art and courage. Ready Player One (starts at 21:55) | cast: Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, Mark Rylance, Lena Waithe, Simon Pegg, T.J. Miller | screenplay: Zak Penn, Ernest… Continue Reading

Film Review: Love, Simon (Spoilers)

cast: Nick Robinson, Jennifer Garner, Josh Duhamel, Katherine Langford, Alexandra Shipp, Logan Miller, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., Tony Hale, Natasha Rothwell screenplay: Elizabeth Berger, Isaac Aptaker director: Greg Berlanti verdict: Consume in Moderation Conventional wisdom on how to make history usually… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: A Wrinkle in Time | The Death of Stalin | Thoroughbreds

On this episode, Rebecca and Jason talk about this year’s Oscars ceremony, then review three new releases about loss, uncertainty, and desperation. A Wrinkle in Time (begins at 9:16) | cast: Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Levi Miller,… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: Annihilation | Game Night | The Party

On this episode, Rebecca and Jason review three new releases about group outings gone awry. Annihilation (begins 10:55) | cast: Natalie Portman, Oscar Isaac, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson, Tuva Novotny | writer/director: Alex Garland | verdict: Consume… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: Black Panther | Early Man | Double Lover | I, Tonya (Guest: Joshua Grannell)

On this episode, Rebecca and Jason review three new releases about identity and exploitation. They also welcome back the always-wonderful Joshua Grannell (Peaches Christ)—and this time, he’s outraged! In a Binge first, Joshua is here to confront Rebecca and Jason… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: Fifty Shades Freed | A Fantastic Woman | The Cloverfield Paradox

On this episode, Rebecca and Jason review three new releases about women battling the identities being imposed by their environments. Fifty Shades Freed (starts 17:10) | cast: Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Eric Johnson, Eloise Mumford, Rita Ora, Luke Grimes |… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: Phantom Thread | The Commuter | In the Fade | Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool

On this episode, Rebecca and Jason review four new releases about power and mortality. Pick of the Week! Phantom Thread (begins 17:30) | cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps, Lesley Manville | writer/director: Paul Thomas Anderson | verdict: Binge It! [Trailer]… Continue Reading