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A weekly podcast featuring film reviews, trailers, news, interviews and comps from the team at SWITCH.
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A weekly podcast featuring film reviews, trailers, news, interviews and comps from the team at SWITCH.

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English

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Episodes

Episode 43: Breath, The Gateway, National Theatre Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

5/3/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Chris discuss the week's films, and share their predictions of the year's biggest upcoming films that were glimpsed at this year's CinemaCon. Reviews ▸ Breath (0:32) ▸ The Gateway (8:24) ▸ National Theatre Live: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof (11:38) Trailers ▸ Crazy Rich Asians (19:29) ▸ Woman Walks Ahead (23:48) ▸ Whitney (26:42) News ▸ Just wrapping up over in the states is CinemaCon, which is essentially the world’s largest cinema trade show, where film...

Duration:00:50:56

Episode 42: Avengers: Infinity War, Unsane, Gurrumul, Last Flag Flying, Loveless, Double Lover

4/25/2018
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Charlie, Daniel, Jake and Chris discuss the week's films, and look at what's next for superhero films with 'Avengers: Infinity War' bringing this chapter of the Marvel Cinematic Universe to a close. Reviews ▸ Avengers: Infinity War (0:31) ▸ Unsane (7:30) ▸ Gurrumul (14:55) ▸ Last Flag Flying (21:44) ▸ Loveless (27:37) ▸ Double Lover (32:03) Trailers ▸ Tea With The Dames (34:20) ▸ American Animals (37:12) News ▸ With the release of ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ this week, the...

Duration:00:52:44

Episode 41: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, I Am Not A Witch, Super Troopers 2, The Song Keepers, I Feel Pretty

4/18/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Jake discuss the week's films, Daniel speaks to the director of 'The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society' Mike Newell about the making of the film, and we join the battle between Netflix and Hollywood's heavyweights as the streaming service's feud with Cannes Film Festival divides opinions. Reviews ▸ The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (0:42) ▸ I Am Not A Witch (7:40) ▸ Super Troopers 2 (8:23) ▸ The Song Keepers (17:11) ▸ I Feel...

Duration:01:10:58

Episode 40: Isle of Dogs, Rampage, Truth or Dare, The Party, National Theatre Live: Julius Caesar

4/11/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Brent and Chris discuss the week's films, follow in Molly Ringwald's footsteps and ask if we can still cherish the films we grew up with when watched with today’s socially sensitive eye, and celebrate Meryl Streep joining the 'Big Little Lies' cast by looking at other Hollywood stars who have made a leap to the small screen. Reviews ▸ Isle of Dogs (0:42) ▸ Rampage (10:12) ▸ Truth or Dare (14:27) ▸ The Party (17:57) ▸ National Theatre Live: Julius Caesar...

Duration:01:02:56

Episode 39: A Quiet Place, Walking Out, Have You Seen The Listers?, Pop Aye, Hitler Versus Picasso

4/4/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Jake discuss the week's films, ask whether politically correctness is destroying the Australian film industry, and Daniel delves down the rabbit hole for the upcoming exhibition at Melbourne's ACMI that explores all things Alice, Wonderland. Reviews ▸ A Quiet Place (0:38) ▸ Walking Out (8:35) ▸ Have You Seen The Listers? (15:31) ▸ Pop Aye (16:57) ▸ Hitler Versus Picasso (18:12) Trailers ▸ Cargo (19:32) ▸ First Reformed (24:09) ▸ Terminal (28:01) News ▸...

Duration:00:55:35

Episode 38: Ready Player One, Early Man, Love Simon, Blockers, A Wrinkle In Time, The Other Side Of Hope, The Death Of Stalin, Paul Apostle Of Christ, Sherlock Gnomes

3/28/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Chris discuss the week's films, look at the impact of 'Love, Simon', the first film ever released by a major Hollywood studio with a queer main character, and discuss the filmography of Steven Spielberg to celebrate the release of 'Ready Player One' and Chris' article ranking all 31 of his movies. Reviews ▸ Ready Player One (1:12) ▸ Early Man (7:08) ▸ Love, Simon (13:00) ▸ Blockers (22:27) ▸ A Wrinkle In Time (30:00) ▸ The Other Side Of Hope (36:47) ▸ The...

Duration:01:22:59

Episode 37: Pacific Rim Uprising, Peter Rabbit, Mary Magdalene, The Endless, The Divine Order, Buena Vista Social Club: Adios, Earth: One Amazing Day

3/21/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Brent discuss the week's films, look at the dangers of criticism and backlashes for films before audiences have even seen them, and ask whether Australia would benefit from an in-cinema film subscription service. Reviews ▸ Pacific Rim Uprising ▸ Peter Rabbit ▸ Mary Magdalene ▸ The Endless ▸ The Divine Order ▸ Buena Vista Social Club: Adios ▸ Earth: One Amazing Day Trailers ▸ Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald ▸ Eighth Grade News ▸ In the...

Duration:01:08:07

Episode 36: Tomb Raider, That's Not My Dog!, Human Flow, Kangaroo, England Is Mine, The Strangers: Prey At Night, NT Live: Young Marx

3/14/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Chris discuss the week's films, we look at controversial casting in comic book movies after the announcement of comedienne Kristen Wiig in 'Wonder Woman 2', and with inspired by the team behind 'Juno' and 'Young Adult' reuniting for this year's 'Tully', discuss the best writer/director partnerships. Reviews ▸ Tomb Raider ▸ That's Not My Dog! ▸ Human Flow ▸ Kangaroo ▸ England Is Mine ▸ The Strangers: Prey At Night ▸ National Theatre Live: Young...

Duration:01:08:43

Episode 35: In The Fade, 12 Strong, The Mercy, Westwind: Djalu's Legacy, Take Every Wave: The Life of Laird Hamilton

3/7/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Brent and Jake discuss the week's films, go in-depth for the drama, the intrigue and the outrage of the 90th Academy Awards, and take a look at some of the most useless yet intriguing facts about Hollywood and its stars. Reviews ▸ In The Fade ▸ 12 Strong ▸ The Mercy ▸ Westwind: Djalu's Legacy ▸ Take Every Wave: The Life of Laird Hamilton News ▸ It was Hollywood's night of nights, with much on the menu. SWITCH was there for the (almost) four hours bringing you the...

Duration:00:52:16

Episode 34: Red Sparrow, The Square, Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool, Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

2/28/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Chris discuss the week's films, ask whether it was worth changing 'Lady Bird' to get it a lower classification rating, and share our hopes and dreams for this year's Oscar winners! Reviews ▸ Red Sparrow ▸ The Square ▸ Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool ▸ Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story Trailers ▸ Best F(r)iends News ▸ In Australia, we’ve got a complicated history when it comes to film classifications and restrictions, and now the conversation's back...

Duration:01:06:47

Episode 33: Game Night, Finding Your Feet, A Fantastic Woman, Winchester, 2:22, The BBQ

2/21/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Chris discuss the week's films, check out the surprises at this year's BAFTA awards, revisit Oscars history to look at the most shunned movies we love, and ask if our pure imagination is ready for a third incarnation of 'Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory'. Reviews ▸ Game Night ▸ Finding Your Feet ▸ A Fantastic Woman ▸ Winchester ▸ 2:22 ▸ The BBQ Trailers ▸ Incredibles 2 ▸ The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society ▸ I Feel Pretty News ▸...

Duration:01:11:02

Episode 32: Black Panther, Lady Bird, Stronger, NT Live: Follies, Beuys: Art As A Weapon, Eric Clapton: Life In 12 Bars

2/14/2018
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Charlie, Daniel, Jake and Chris discuss the week's films, take a look at the Mardi Gras Film Festival as it kicks off in Sydney today, discuss whether Netflix's release of 'The Cloverfield Paradox' is game-changing or trickery, and get their nerd on as they reveal their favourite film-related books. Reviews ▸ Black Panther ▸ Lady Bird ▸ Stronger ▸ National Theatre Live: Follies ▸ Beuys: Art As A Weapon ▸ Eric Clapton: Life In 12 Bars Trailers ▸ Solo: A Star Wars Story ▸ Venom ▸...

Duration:01:05:22

Episode 31: Fifty Shades Freed, Happy End, The Wound, Insidious: The Last Key, The 15:17 To Paris, Menashe

2/8/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Jake discuss the week's films, check out the winner of the Directors Guild of America Awards and find out what they could mean for the Oscars, take a look at the top film scores of the 21st century, and find out why Nicolas Cage is set to appear in more new (and old) films. Reviews ▸ Fifty Shades Freed ▸ Happy End ▸ The Wound ▸ Insidious: The Last Key ▸ The 15:17 To Paris ▸ Menashe Trailers ▸ Ant-Man And The Wasp ▸ Unsane ▸ Disobedience News ▸ This...

Duration:00:56:56

Episode 30: Phantom Thread, Molly's Game, Den Of Thieves, Father Figures

1/31/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Brent and Chris discuss the week's films, share their favourite Oscar nominations and the most heinous snubs, and ask whether the Razzies are lighthearted fun or a dated hate ceremony? Reviews ▸ Phantom Thread ▸ Molly's Game ▸ Den Of Thieves ▸ Father Figures Trailers ▸ Gurrumul ▸ I Kill Giants ▸ The Hurricane Heist News ▸ With last week’s announcement of the Oscars nominations and the Oscars themselves a mere 32 days away, there is a veritable pantheon of things...

Duration:00:59:37

Episode 29: I Tonya, Sweet Country, Faces Places, The Jungle Bunch, Manifesto

1/24/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Chris discuss the week's films, Daniel gives his candid (and frequently very animated) response to the Oscars nominations announcement, and Jess checks out the glitz, glamour and girl power of this year's Screen Actors Guild Awards. Reviews ▸ I, Tonya ▸ Sweet Country ▸ Faces Places ▸ The Jungle Bunch ▸ Manifesto Trailers ▸ Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far On Foot ▸ Beast Of Burden ▸ That's Not My Dog! News ▸After months of speculation, arguments and...

Duration:01:00:47

Episode 28: The Shape Of Water, Maze Runner: The Death Cure, The Commuter, Swinging Safari, Mary And The Witch's Flower, The Final Year

1/17/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Brent and Jake discuss the week's films, discuss how actors without a disability are cast in roles that require them to portray one, and ask why 'Black Panther' has become Marvel's fastest-selling movie in history? Reviews ▸ The Shape Of Water ▸ Maze Runner: The Death Cure ▸ The Commuter ▸ Swinging Safari ▸ Mary And The Witch's Flower ▸ The Final Year Trailers ▸ Break In ▸ Flower ▸ The Female Brain News ▸ With the release of ‘The Shape Of Water’, it seems...

Duration:01:06:14

Episode 27: The Post, Darkest Hour, The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature

1/10/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Brent discuss the week's films, take a look at the Golden Globe winners and dissect the hell out of them, ask why bad movies get even worse sequels, and discuss what crazy 24-hour TV channels we'd like to see come to fruition. Reviews ▸ The Post ▸ Darkest Hour ▸ The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature News ▸ The biggest film news this week was the announcement of the Golden Globes, which kicks the awards season into a new gear. With their very passionate opinions,...

Duration:00:57:44

Episode 26: All The Money In The World

1/3/2018
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Brent discuss the week's films, look at the secret behind A24, the distribution company responsible for some of the biggest indie hits of the past few years, plus ask when will Marvel get a female-led film? Reviews ▸ All The Money In The World News ▸ After garnering awards attention and critical praise, Greta Gerwig’s directorial debut ‘Lady Bird’ has become the highest earning film for U.S. film distribution company A24. Casual filmgoers might not know that...

Duration:00:47:28

Episode 25: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri, Pitch Perfect 3

12/27/2017
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Chris discuss the week's films, count down the best and worst films of 2017, and reveal what they're most looking forward to in cinemas next year. Reviews ▸ Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri ▸ Pitch Perfect 3 News ▸ It’s time to look back on the last year in cinema, with all of SWITCH’s members sharing their top five films of 2017. so - let the controversy begin! ▸ We also have plenty to look forward to in the year ahead… so we thought we’d share a...

Duration:01:06:25

Episode 24: The Florida Project, Paddington 2, Call Me By Your Name, Coco, Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle, The Greatest Showman, Downsizing, Breathe, Just To Be Sure

12/20/2017
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Charlie, Jess, Daniel and Chris have every review for every Boxing Day film for 2017! From the best films of the year to some total stinkers, you'll be surprised by our favourites for the biggest day at Australian cinemas. Reviews ▸ The Florida Project ▸ Paddington 2 ▸ Call Me By Your Name ▸ Coco ▸ Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle ▸ Downsizing ▸ Breathe ▸ Just To Be Sure Comps ▸ Win one of five copies of 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' on Blu-ray Stay...

Duration:00:59:14