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

The Binge Movie Podcast: The Post | Molly’s Game | Happy End

On their first new-releases episode of 2018, Rebecca and Jason review three movies about aging patriarchs, women in boys’ clubs, and secrets coming to light. The Post (begins 7:18) | cast: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Bob Odenkirk, David Cross, Carrie… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: The Best (and Most Disappointing) Movies of 2017

This week, Rebecca and Jason at last reveal their picks for the best movies of 2017. Plus, rather than a worst-of list, they name their ten most disappointing films of the year. Both lists are alphabetical; to hear our original… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: Star Wars: The Last Jedi | Call Me by Your Name | Darkest Hour | Wonder Wheel

On this episode, Rebecca and Jason review four new releases about conflicts that bring out the best—or worst—in their protagonists. Star Wars: The Last Jedi (starts at 16:01) | cast: Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega,… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: The Shape of Water | The Disaster Artist | Thelma

On this episode, Rebecca and Jason review three new releases about enigmatic monsters and life-changing encounters. Pick of the Week! The Shape of Water (starts 14:01) | cast: Sally Hawkins, Doug Jones, Octavia Spencer, Richard Jenkins, Michael Shannon, Michael Stuhlbarg… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: Coco | The Man Who Invented Christmas | The Divine Order

On this episode, Rebecca and Jason review three new releases about supernatural encounters and mythical lore. Pick of the Week! Coco (begins at 5:01) | voice cast: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt, Alanna Ubach, Renée Victor, Jaime Camil… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: The Florida Project (Guest: Sean Baker) | Marshall | Professor Marston and the Wonder Women | The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)

This week, Rebecca and Jason review four new releases that reveal hidden realities. They also welcome filmmaker Sean Baker for a conversation about his brilliant new movie, which happens to be the… Pick of the Week! The Florida Project (starts… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: Blade Runner 2049 | Lucky | Chavela

This week, Rebecca and Jason review three new releases about time, mortality, and identity. Blade Runner 2049 (starts 9:45) | cast: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Robin Wright, Jared Leto, Sylvia Hoeks, Ana de Armas, Mackenzie Davis | screenplay: Hampton Fancher,… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: American Made | Victoria & Abdul | Unrest

On this week’s episode, Rebecca and Jason review three new releases about institutional failings. American Made (starts at 11:04) | cast: Tom Cruise, Domnhall Gleeson, Sarah Wright, Jesse Plemons, Caleb Landry Jones | screenplay: Doug Spinelli | director: Doug Liman… Continue Reading

The Binge Movie Podcast: mother! | Battle of the Sexes | Kingsman: The Golden Circle | Stronger | Brad’s Status

This week, Rebecca and Jason return from their month-long hiatus with a super-sized new episode featuring no fewer than four movies Jason saw at TIFF (ding!) this year. mother! (starts at 26:20) | cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Michelle Pfeiffer,… Continue Reading