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Each week we chronologically look at Netflix Original films. We discuss and dissect the characters, scenes, and why we love or hate it. You might just find your next Netflix film to watch!

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Each week we chronologically look at Netflix Original films. We discuss and dissect the characters, scenes, and why we love or hate it. You might just find your next Netflix film to watch!

Language:

English


Episodes

The Princess Switch: Switched Again

4/14/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s three hundred and ninth film, 2020 Christmas romantic comedy ‘The Princess Switch: Switched Again’ directed by Mike Rohl starring Vanessa Hudgens, Sam Palladio, Susanne Braun and Nick Sagar. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'If you could swap lives with someone for a day, who would it be?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:14:03

The Life Ahead (La vita davanti a se)

4/7/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s three hundred and eighth film, the 2020 Italian drama ‘The Life Ahead’ (La vita davanti a se) directed by Edoardo Ponti starring Sophia Loren, Ibrahima Gueye and Abril Zamora. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Is family more than blood?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'The Princess Switch: Switched Again', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:13:52

Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey

3/31/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s three hundred and seventh film, the 2020 Christmas musical fantasy ‘Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey’ directed by David E. Talbert starring Forest Whitaker, Keegan-Michael Key, Hugh Bonneville, Anika Noni Rose, Phylicia Rashad, Lisa Davina Phillip, Ricky Martin and Madalen Mills. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'What happens when we drive away the people, we love the most?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'The Life Ahead', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:13:08

The After (2023 Short)

3/28/2024
In this special episode we check out Netflix’s Original from 2023, the British short film ‘The After’ directed by Misan Harriman starring David Oyelowo and Jessica Plummer. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on Twitter and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Would this work as a feature film?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:10:03

Ludo (2020)

3/24/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s three hundred and sixth film, the 2020 Indian Hindi-language black comedy crime ‘Ludo’ directed by Anurag Basu starring an ensemble cast including Abhishek Bachchan, Aditya Roy Kapur, Rajkummar Rao, Pankaj Tripathi, Fatima San Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra, Rohit Suresh Saraf and Pearle Maaney. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Have you played Ludo?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:11:46

What We Wanted (Was wir wollten)

3/17/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s three hundred and fifth film, the 2020 Austrian drama ‘What We Wanted’ (Was wir wollten) directed by Ulrike Kofler starring Lavinia Wilson, Elyas M’Barek, Anna Unterberger, Lukas Spisser, Iva Hopperger, Fedor Teyml and Marta Manduca. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'How do you deal with suffering with something you can’t have?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'Ludo', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:15:47

Citation

3/10/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s three hundred and fourth film, the 2020 Nigerian drama ‘Citation’ directed by Kunle Afolayan starring Jimmy Jean-Louis, Temi Otedola and Bukunmi Oluwashina. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Why was there no mention or reference to Moremi’s family?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'What We Wanted', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:15:30

The 96th Academy Awards - Oscars Preview

3/8/2024
In this special episode we break down the 96th Academy Awards. As movie fans this is always one of our favourite times of the year and what better way to celebrate when there are so many Netflix Original Films nominated across the categories! Included in the discussion are our takes on a variety of categories including our ranking of Best Picture from 10 through to 1 with some extra 2023 film suggestions. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on Twitter and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'What are your predictions?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:18:41

Operation Christmas Drop

3/3/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s three hundred and third film, the 2020 Christmas romantic comedy ‘Operation Christmas Drop’ directed by Martin Wood starring Kat Graham and Alexander Ludwig. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Do you live by the motto ‘service before self’?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'Citation', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:12:29

30th Screen Actors Guild Breakdown

2/25/2024
In this special episode we discuss the 30th Screen Actors Guild Awards or SAG Awards, discussing Netflix's broadcast. Included in the discussion is the break down of the broadcast. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'What did you think of the broadcast?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:20:25

The Day of the Lord (Menendez Parte 1: El día del Señor)

2/24/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s three hundred and second film, the 2020 Mexican-Spanish language horror film ‘The Day of the Lord’ (Menendez Parte 1: El día del Señor) directed by Santiago Alvarado Illarri starring Dolores Heredia, Ximena Romo and Juli Fabregas. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Is Menendez suffering from mental health issues?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'Operation Christmas Drop', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:09:52

30th Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) Preview

2/22/2024
In this special episode we preview the upcoming 30th Screen Actors Guild Awards or SAG Awards, because Netflix is broadcasting them! Included in the discussion are our takes on the film acting categories as well as the Netflix nominations for TV. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Who is your lock in win?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:07:54

Rogue City (Bronx)

2/18/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s three hundred and first film, the 2020 French crime film ‘Rogue City’ (Bronx) directed by Olivier Marchal starring Lannick Gautry, Stanislas Merhar, Kaaris and David Belle. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Was the police chief’s daughter killed at the end?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'The Day of the Lord', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:09:41

Kaali Khuhi

2/11/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s three hundredth film, the 2020 Indian Hindi horror film ‘Kaali Khuhi’ directed by Terrie Samundra starring Shabana Azmi, Sanjeeda Sheikh, Riva Arora, Satyadeep Mishra and Leela Samson. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Does Shivangi save the town?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'Rogue City', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:09:56

His House

2/4/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s two hundred and ninety-ninth film, the 2020 horror film ‘His House’ directed by Remi Weekes starring Wunmi Mosaku, Sope Dirisu and Matt Smith. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Do you find it hard to leave the past behind?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'Kaali Khuhi', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:13:40

Nobody Sleeps in the Woods Tonight (W lesie dziś nie zaśnie nikt)

1/28/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s two hundred and ninety-eighth film, the 2020 Polish supernatural horror slasher film ‘Nobody Sleeps in the Woods Tonight’ (W lesie dziś nie zaśnie nikt) directed by Bartosz M. Kowalski starring Julia Wieniawa, Michal Lupa and Wiktoria Gasiewska. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'What happens to the cops when they arrive at the twins' house?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'His House', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:08:43

Holidate

1/21/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s two hundred and ninety-seventh film, the 2020 romantic comedy ‘Holidate’ directed by John Whitesell starring Emma Roberts, Luke Bracey, Jake Manley, Jessica Capshaw, Andrew Bachelor, Frances Fisher, Manish Dayal and Kristin Chenoweth. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Is this a Christmas film?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'Nobody Sleeps in the Woods Tonight', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:11:34

Over the Moon

1/14/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s two hundred and ninety-sixth film, the 2020 animated musical ‘Over the Moon’ directed by Glen Keane starring the voices of Cathy Ang, Phillipa Soo, Ken Jeong, John Cho, Ruthie Ann Miles, Margaret Cho and Sandra Oh. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Have you eaten mooncake?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'Holidate', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:11:33

Cadaver (Kadaver)

1/7/2024
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s two hundred and ninety-fifth film, the 2020 Norwegian psychological thriller horror ‘Cadaver’ (Kadaver) directed by Jarand Herdal starring Gitte Witt, Thomas Gullestad, and Thorbjorn Harr. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Will Leonora and Alice fare better in the world at the end of the film?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'Over the Moon', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:08:38

Rebecca (2020)

12/31/2023
Listen along as we discuss Netflix’s two hundred and ninety-fourth film, the 2020 romantic thriller ‘Rebecca’ directed by Ben Wheatley starring Lily James, Armie Hammer, Kristin Scott Thomas, Keeley Hawes, Ann Dowd and Sam Riley. Please follow us at Flix Forum on Facebook or @flixforum on X (Twitter) and Instagram and answer our question for the episode, 'Have you watched the Hitchcock version?' You can listen to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podbean so please subscribe and drop us a review or 5 star rating. If you're interested in what else we are watching, head on over to our Letterboxd profiles; Jesse MJ We also have our own Flix Forum Letterboxd page! Links to all our past episodes and episode ratings can be found there by clicking here. Next week we have 'Cadaver', so check out the film before then. You can see the trailer here. Flix Forum acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Wurundjeri and Bunurong people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present, emerging and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Duration:00:11:30