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Cinema SitDown is a movie review podcast that enjoys discussing the elements of cinema. We intend to entertain and enlighten as we discuss and debate the merits of current and classic films and their inspirations. Join us in our conversations as we delve into interesting aspects of film.

Cinema SitDown is a movie review podcast that enjoys discussing the elements of cinema. We intend to entertain and enlighten as we discuss and debate the merits of current and classic films and their inspirations. Join us in our conversations as we delve into interesting aspects of film.

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United States

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Cinema SitDown is a movie review podcast that enjoys discussing the elements of cinema. We intend to entertain and enlighten as we discuss and debate the merits of current and classic films and their inspirations. Join us in our conversations as we delve into interesting aspects of film.

Language:

English

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7578704220


Episodes

An Interview with Rich Brownstein - Cinema SitDown 230

12/17/2021
Cinema SitDown interviews Rich Brownstein on episode 230. Mr. Brownstein is the author of Holocaust Cinema Complete: A History and Analysis of 400 Films and is easily one of the foremost authorities on Narrative Holocaust Films. He joins our co-hosts Richard Lusk and Ryan Bull via Zoom to breakdown and explain this fascinating genre. For more information visit - www.holocaustfilms.com To Buy a copy of Holocaust Cinema Complete -...

Duration:00:52:50

Gangs of New York - Cinema SitDown 229

2/14/2020
Cinema SitDown finishes their deep dive into the film’s of Martin Scorsese. For the third and final featured film, the fellas are reviewing Gangs of New York, the story of Amsterdam Vallon(Leonardo DiCaprio) return to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against Bill the Butcher(Daniel Day-Lewis), his father's killer. What did you think of today’s show? Did the guys get it right or are you wondering what movie they watched? Send in your review by tweeting @CinemaSitdown,...

Duration:00:34:16

Goodfellas - Cinema SitDown 228

2/7/2020
Cinema SitDown is doing a deep dive into the film’s of Martin Scorsese. For their second featured film, the fellas are reviewing Goodfellas; the story of Henry Hill and his life in the mob, covering his relationship with his wife Karen Hill and his mob partners Jimmy Conway and Tommy DeVito in the Italian-American crime syndicate. The film stars Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, and Robert DeNiro giving some of the best performances of their careers. Next week, the fellas will be back to look at...

Duration:00:26:31

Whose That Knocking at My Door - Cinema SitDown 227

1/31/2020

Duration:00:33:25

Bloopers Outtakes and Flubs - Cinema SitDown 226

1/23/2020
Cinema SitDown looks back at some of their best bloopers, outtakes and flubs over the last 100+ episodes. All of these clips have played at the end of an episode at some point in the show’s history. Many come from when the show was called LaF. We hope you enjoy listening as much as we enjoyed screwing up. Next week, Cinema SitDown is back with a three-part deep dive into the works of Martin Scorsese. For the first episode, the fellas will be reviewing the director’s first feature film Who’s...

Duration:00:30:33

Animal Kingdom - Cinema SitDown 225

1/17/2020
Cinema SitDown continues reviewing great films from the prepod days. Our hosts, Ryan Bull, Richard Lusk, and Tony Christ are looking back at some of their favorite films that they have never gotten the chance to talk about before on the podcast.. Episode 225 has the fellas reviewing Animal Kingdom starring James Frecheville, Guy Pearce, and Joel Edgerton. A seventeen year-old navigates his survival amongst an explosive criminal family and the detective who thinks he can save him. This...

Duration:00:26:57

Hard Eight - Cinema SitDown 224

1/10/2020
Cinema SitDown continues the new year by reviewing great films from the prepod days. Our hosts, Ryan Bull, Richard Lusk, and Tony Christ are looking back at some of their favorite films that they have never gotten the chance to talk about before on the podcast.. Episode 224 has the fellas reviewing Hard Eight starring Philip Baker Hall, John C. Reilly, and Gwyneth Paltrow. Professional gambler Sydney teaches John the tricks of the trade. John does well until he falls for cocktail waitress...

Duration:00:26:47

Rocky 3 - Cinema SitDown 223

1/3/2020
Welcome to Cinema SitDown in the year 2020! Our hosts, Ryan Bull, Richard Lusk, and Tony Christ are starting off the new year by looking back at some of their favorite films. Episode 223 has the fellas reviewing Rocky 3 starring Sylvester Stallone, Hulk Hogan, and Mr. T. After winning the ultimate title and being the world champion, Rocky falls into a hole and finds himself picked up by a former enemy. Tune in to find out why this may be the ultimate Rocky film. What did you think of today’s...

Duration:00:30:04

Joker Review with Spoilers - Cinema SitDown 222

10/7/2019
Welcome to Cinema SitDown, Ryan Bull is joined by Richard Lusk and Tony Christ , as all three hosts review Joker The film stars Joaquin Phoenix and Robert De Niro. Set in the Batman-verse, a mentally-troubled comedian Arthur Fleck embarks on a downward-spiral of social revolution and bloody crime. This path brings him face-to-face with his infamous alter-ego: "The Joker". What did you think of today’s show? Did the guys get it right or are you wondering what movie they watched? Send in your...

Duration:00:50:23

The King of Comedy - Cinema SitDown 221

8/22/2019
Hosts Ryan Bull and Tony Christ of Cinema SitDown are doing a classic film review on episode 221. Tony has picked The King of Comedy, which is one of his favorite Robert De Niro films . This 1983 film directed by Martin Scorsese is about an unsuccessful comic who wants his moment in the spotlight and will do whatever it takes to achieve his dream. What did you think of today’s show? Did the guys get it right or are you wondering what movie they watched? Send in your review by tweeting...

Duration:00:30:22

Anna - Cinema SitDown 220

6/25/2019
Hosts Richard Lusk and Tony Christ of Cinema SitDown review Anna on episode 220. Sasha Luss stars in famed French action director Luc Besson’s newest film as a striking beauty whose indelible strength and skill sets out to become one of the world's most feared government assassins. What did you think of today’s show? Did the guys get it right or are you wondering what movie they watched? Send in your review by tweeting @CinemaSitdown, emailing CinemaSitDownpodcast@gmail.com, or messaging us...

Duration:00:35:39

Black Mirror Season 5 - Cinema SitDown 219

6/16/2019
Cinema SitDown reviews Black Mirror, the hit show from Netflix on episode 219. First appearing on the BBC, Black Mirror has moved to a new home on Netflix, where its fifth season recently premiered. The show is equal parts The Twilight Zone, Michael Crichton, and The Outer Limits. Each episode takes a look at where society and technology might be headed. Our hosts, Richard Lusk, Ryan Bull, and Tony Christ are reviewing all three episodes of season 5 and letting you know what is worth...

Duration:00:42:32

The Professor and the Madman - Cinema SitDown 218

5/21/2019
Welcome to Cinema SitDown, formerly the LaF podcast. Today on episode 218, Ryan Bull is joined by Richard Lusk and Tony Christ , as all three hosts review The Professor and the Madman. The film stars Mel Gibson, Sean Pean, and Natalie Dormer. The film is the true(ish) story of Professor James Murray(Gibson) worked on compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and received over 10,000 entries from a patient at Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic...

Duration:00:48:09

Summer Preview 2019 - Cinema Sitdown 217

5/10/2019
Welcome to Cinema SitDown, formerly the LaF podcast. Today on episode 217, Ryan Bull is joined by Richard Lusk and Tony Christ , as all three hosts preview the summer films coming out. As with any preview episode the guys are playing a game to see who is truly king of the box office. The rules are simple - guess the closest to the actual opening weekend box office number and win ten points. Second place earns five points. Last place gets nothing. Each host gets to pick four films for the...

Duration:01:03:30

Avengers: Endgame - Cinema SitDown 216

4/27/2019
Welcome to Cinema SitDown, formerly the LaF podcast. Today on episode 216, Ryan Bull is joined by Tony C , as the two review Avengers: Endgame. Tony C is has officially been promoted to co-host joining Richard Lusk and Ryan Bull as part of the review crew. After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe. What did you...

Duration:01:03:32

Under the Silver Lake - Cinema Sitdown 215

4/23/2019
Welcome to Cinema SitDown, formerly the LaF podcast. Today on episode 215, Ryan Bull is joined by Tony C , as the two review Under the Silver Lake. Tony C is has officially been promoted to co-host joining Richard Lusk and Ryan Bull as part of the review crew. Under the Silver Lake stars Andrew Garfield as a disenchanted 33-year-old who falls for a mysterious woman, Sarah (Riley Keough), he meets one night. When she vanishes, Sam investigates the mystery and finds that Los Angeles holds a...

Duration:00:42:48

Creed II with Spoilers - Cinema SitDown 214

11/25/2018
Welcome to Cinema SitDown, formerly the LaF podcast. Today on episode 214, Richard Lusk and Ryan Bull are reviewing Creed II. Joining them on the show today is long time friend of the show Tony C. Creed II is the eighth film in the Rocky franchise. Adonis Creed fights Viktor Drago, the son of the man who killed his father. Will Rocky Balboa be able to convince Adonis to fight for more than revenge? What did you think of today’s review? Did the guys get it right or are you wondering what...

Duration:00:39:59

Non-Spoiler Mission: Impossible - Fallout - Cinema SitDown 213.5

8/6/2018
Welcome to Cinema SitDown, formerly the LaF podcast. Today, on episode 213.5, Richard Lusk and Ryan Bull review Mission: Impossible - Fallout. This version does not contain spoilers. If you have the film, then go listen to the spoiler review episode 213. Mission: Impossible - Fallout is Tom Cruise’s sixth time playing Ethan Hunt for the Mission Impossible franchise. The plot of this action spy film has Ethan trying to track down some missing plutonium before it is used in atomic bombs....

Duration:00:10:49

Mission: Impossible - Fallout with Spoilers - Cinema SitDown 213

8/6/2018
Welcome to Cinema SitDown, formerly the LaF podcast. Today, on episode 213, Richard Lusk and Ryan Bull review Mission: Impossible - Fallout. This version contains spoilers. If you want a spoiler free review of the film, then listen to episode 213.5. Mission: Impossible - Fallout is Tom Cruise’s sixth time playing Ethan Hunt for the Mission Impossible franchise. The plot of this action spy film has Ethan trying to track down some missing plutonium before it is used in atomic bombs. Along the...

Duration:00:32:35

Damsel - LaF 212

7/16/2018
Today's episode of LaF features a review of Damsel. The film is directed by the David and Nathan Zellner. It stars Robert Pattinson and Mia Wasikowska as frontier folk trying to find love in the dangerous Wild West. Tune in to find out which of our hosts loved the film. Have you seen Damsel? Send in your review by emailing the show at theLaFpodcast@gmail.com, tweeting @theLaFpodcast, or messaging us on Facebook.com/theLaFpodcast. The best comments will get read on a future show.

Duration:00:42:13