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Film Yak is a weekly podcast featuring in-depth movie reviews, ranging from the classic to the contemporary. Hosts Jordan, Jon, and Kevin challenge each other with a new film each week. They discuss what they loved and hated about each film, with a good dose of humor and friendly banter thrown in. Listen in for movie news, trivia, and their star rating battles. Discover movie recommendations and find out how the hosts rate some of your favorite films.

Film Yak is a weekly podcast featuring in-depth movie reviews, ranging from the classic to the contemporary. Hosts Jordan, Jon, and Kevin challenge each other with a new film each week. They discuss what they loved and hated about each film, with a good dose of humor and friendly banter thrown in. Listen in for movie news, trivia, and their star rating battles. Discover movie recommendations and find out how the hosts rate some of your favorite films.
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Film Yak is a weekly podcast featuring in-depth movie reviews, ranging from the classic to the contemporary. Hosts Jordan, Jon, and Kevin challenge each other with a new film each week. They discuss what they loved and hated about each film, with a good dose of humor and friendly banter thrown in. Listen in for movie news, trivia, and their star rating battles. Discover movie recommendations and find out how the hosts rate some of your favorite films.

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Episodes

Episode 45 - Dante's Inferno

8/6/2018
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In this week’s episode we talk Kevin’s pick, the uncategorizable Dante’s Inferno from 2007. We also talk the new trailers for Lizzie and If Beale Street Could Talk, Mission Impossible Fallout, plus other stuff we watched. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! Trailers – Lizzie, If Beale Street Could Talk What We Watched – The Face of Another, Mission Impossible Franchise + Fallout, A Serious Man, Rain Man, Tully, Dogtooth, Cabin Boy, The Belly of an Architect, Seven Days in May, Cliffhanger,...

Duration:02:22:19

Episode 43 - In the Mood For Love

7/23/2018
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John Ryan (JR) is back this week and has brought along his favorite movie of all time for our 43rd deep dive. We also talk the new trailer for Glass as well as other stuff we watched. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro/News/Trailers 20:32 - What We Watched: 15:17 to Paris, Full Metal Jacket, Letter Never Sent, Neal Brennan 3 Mics, Salvador, THX 1138, The Stranger, Chappaquiddick, A Fantastic Woman, I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore, Unsane 1:49:33 - Deep Dive: In the Mood...

Duration:02:33:51

Episode 41 - The Florida Project

7/9/2018
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This week we welcome guest cohost Park to discuss his pick, The Florida Project. We also talk the death of Robby Muller as well as other stuff we watched. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro/Robby Muller/Criterion sale pick ups 10:32 - What We Watched: Inside Llewyn Davis, Sicario Day of the Soldado, JFK, Children of Men, Black Panther, Gimme Danger, The Virgin Suicides 1:26:48 - *The Florida Project (2017) d. Sean Baker 2:13:57 - Outro/Next Episode feedback@filmyakpodcast.com

Duration:02:18:37

Episode 40 - Found

7/2/2018
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Duration:01:45:43

Episode 39 - Talk Radio

6/25/2018
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This week we pore over Oliver Stone's underdiscussed Talk Radio. We also talk the re-return of Roseanne (sans Roseanne), the new Creed II trailer, and other stuff we watched. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro/Trailer/News 15:59 - What We Watched: Mystery Train, Woodshock, Transcendence, Ghost Dog, The Professional, The Last Exorcism, The Road, Coffee and Cigarettes, Broken Flowers, One-Eyed Jacks, The Magnificent Seven, Star Trek II The Wrath of Khan, Three Billboards Outside...

Duration:02:33:46

Episode 38 - Mirror

6/21/2018
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Duration:02:14:54

Episode 37 - Brazil

6/13/2018
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This week we talk Brazil (again sans Jonathan). We also talk loads of new trailers as well as other stuff we watched. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro/Trailers 18:03 - What We Watched: RGB, Fadgadget by Frank Tovey, Tig Notaro Happy to Be Here, Solo A Star Wars Story, Pulp Fiction, Atlanta, Thoroughbreds, Picnic at Hanging Rock, Twin Peaks The Return, Hotel Artemis, The Witch, Suspiria, Toast of London 1:32:19 - Deep Dive: Brazil (1985) d. Terry Gilliam 2:08:09 - Outro/Next...

Duration:02:12:54

Episode 36 - Fat City

6/4/2018
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This week we get together to discuss J.R.'s first ever Film Yak pick. We also talk some new trailers, other stuff we watched, plus listener feedback. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro/Trailers 25:09 - What We Watched: Fahrenheit 451, Galipoli, Cassette A Documentary Mixtape, Bull Durham, Super Dark Times, Dumb The Story of Big Brother Magazine, Nazarin, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Basic, Dawson City Frozen Time, Reservoir Dogs, Canyon Forge 1:27:03 - Deep Dive: Fat City (1972) d....

Duration:02:28:56

Episode 35 - Ricochet

5/21/2018
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This week we get together to talk Jon's pick, Ricochet. We also discuss several new trailers and other stuff we watched. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro/Trailers 23:40 - What We Watched - Riki-Oh, The Shape of Water, Manhattan, Brawl in Cell Block 99, Full Metal Jacket, Mother Night, Let Joy Reign Supreme, Call Me By Your Name, Next of Kin, The Devils, Creed, Cape Fear, The Hunt for Red October, Sunset Boulevard, Jackie Brown, Vinyl 1:56:50 - Deep Dive - Ricochet* (1991) d....

Duration:02:27:27

Episode 33 - Gerry

4/30/2018
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This week we're joined once again by John Ryan to discuss Jonathan's pick, Gus van Sant's Gerry. We also talk other stuff we watched, answer listener feedback, and veer off into uncharted territory more than once. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro/Trailers/Best Squibs 13:10 - What We Watched: Boss Baby, Geostorm, Isle of Dogs, The Outsiders, Ex Libris, The Game, Dead Man, Battle of the Sexes, BPM (Beats Per Minute), Austin Powers, Testament: Elijah, The Good Fairy, You Were Never...

Duration:02:51:08

Episode 32 - The Apartment

4/24/2018
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This week we're joined once again by John Ryan to discuss his pick, The Apartment. We also get into other stuff we watched as well as your feedback. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro 8:38 - What We Watched: Trash Humpers, I, Tonya, Young Mr. Lincoln, Black Panther, Goodfellas, Double Indemnity, The Major and the Minor, Last Days, Andre the Giant, Tour de Pharmacy, My Nights are More Beautiful than Your Days, The Adventures of Robin Hood, On the Silver Globe 1:35:20 - Deep Dive: The...

Duration:02:25:05

Episode 31 - Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

4/12/2018
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This week we dive into Peter Weir's maritime epic, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World. We also talk trailers and other stuff we watched. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro/Trailers 5:40 - What We Watched: The Jinx, City of Industry, We Own the Night, Ace in the Hole, Picnic at Hanging Rock, Lady Bird, Mosquito Coast, Upstream Color, Barry 1:06:35 - Deep Dive: Master and Commander The Far Side of the World (2003) d. Peter Weir 1:36:06 - Outro/Next Episode...

Duration:01:47:12

Episode 30 - Persona

4/4/2018
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This week we talk Ingmar Bergman's film, Persona. We also get into other stuff we watched as well as some feedback (sort of). Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro/First Reformed Trailer/Dune remake 19:15 - What We Watched: As You Are, Snatch, Mother, Paths of Glory, Eyes Wide Shut, California Typewriter, I Am Not Your Negro, Highway, The Three Musketeers, A Knight's Tale, Roseanne 1:35:13 - Deep Dive: Persona (1966) d. Ingmar Bergman 2:09:02 - Feedback (sort of): John Ryan replies to...

Duration:02:22:42

Episode 29 - Blade

3/26/2018
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This week we get together to discuss Jonathan's coin-flip pick, Blade. We also discuss the new trailers for Cobra Kai and Under the Silver Lake as well as other stuff we watched. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro/News/Trailers 17:41 - What We Watched: The Jinx, Bad Lieutenant Port of Call New Orleans, Atlanta, Dog Star Man, Vertigo, Primer 55:17 - Deep Dive: Blade (1998) dir. Stephen Norrington 1:21:11 - Outro/Next Episode feedback@filmyakpodcast.com

Duration:01:37:05

Episode 28 - The Fan

3/20/2018
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This week we welcome our old friend Ruston to the show to discuss The Fan. We also talk other stuff we watched, news and trailers, and answer listener feedback from former host, Jordan. Stay tuned to the end for our first ever coin-flip-decided deep dive. Thanks for listening, Enjoy! (Apologies for the mic trouble) 0:00 - Intro/News/Trailers 11:07 - What We Watched: Event Horizon, Children of Men, In the Name of the Father, The Last of the Finest, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Kong Skull...

Duration:01:52:18

Episode 27 - The World's End

3/12/2018
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This week we get together and talk Kevin's pick, the conclusion of the Cornetto Trilogy, The World's End. We also talk Oscar winners, speeches, and other stuff we watched. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro/Oscar Winners 17:39 - What We Watched: Fear and Desire, Killer's Kiss, One Hour Photo, Waco, Lolita, Brian Eno: 1971-1977 - The Man Who Fell To Earth, Darkon, Who's That Knocking on My Door? 58:15 - Deep Dive: The World's End (2013) dir. Edgar Wright 1:28:13 - Outro/Next Episode...

Duration:01:36:36

Episode 26 - Annihilation

3/5/2018
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This week we get together to talk Alex Garland's filmography including writing credits, Dredd and The Beach as well as his two directing efforts, Ex Machina and the recently released Annihilation. We also talk other stuff we watched and answer your feedback. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro 3:35 - What We Watched: Arrival, Queen of the Desert, The Beach, Primer, The Wind Rises, Dredd 30:35 - Deep Dive #1: Ex Machina (2014) dir. Alex Garland 59:16 - Deep Dive #2: Annihilation...

Duration:01:31:13

Episode 25 - Romeo + Juliet

2/26/2018
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Coming this week straight from Kevin's kitchen, we're back to discuss Baz Luhrmann's vision of Shakespeare, Romeo + Juliet. We also talk other stuff we watched as well as news and your feedback. Thanks for listening. Enjoy! 0:00 - Intro 5:47 - News: Danny Boyle for Bond 25, Thy Kingdom Come trailer, Cobra Kai trailer 18:49 - What We Watched: Kingsmen The Golden Circle, Marathon Man, The Florida Project, Finding Vivian Maier, The Merchant of Four Seasons, Ingrid Goes West, 12 Angry Men,...

Duration:01:55:10