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We Watched a Thing (formerly Bears on Film) is a weekly podcast hosted by Billy, a large, hairy visual effects artist, and Topher, a larger, hairier cameraman. Each week we watch one movie, either a new release, or a classic which one of us loves and the other hasn't seen. Join us, as we watch a thing together.

We Watched a Thing (formerly Bears on Film) is a weekly podcast hosted by Billy, a large, hairy visual effects artist, and Topher, a larger, hairier cameraman. Each week we watch one movie, either a new release, or a classic which one of us loves and the other hasn't seen. Join us, as we watch a thing together.
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We Watched a Thing (formerly Bears on Film) is a weekly podcast hosted by Billy, a large, hairy visual effects artist, and Topher, a larger, hairier cameraman. Each week we watch one movie, either a new release, or a classic which one of us loves and the other hasn't seen. Join us, as we watch a thing together.

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50 - FURIOUSTEMBER (Part II): 10am - 3pm (w/ Hamish & Andy)

9/12/2018
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Welcome to the second part of Episode 50 of We Watched A Thing. THE FURIOUSITY CONTINUES! Join us as we continue our one day marathon of the Fast and Furious franchise. This week you'll also get to hear our interview with Australian radio, podcast, and comedy legends Hamish & Andy. This episode covers 10am to 3pm, as we watch the third and fourth in the franchise - 'Tokyo Drift', and 'Fast & Furious'. This episodes drinking game rules come from: Gabe from the Thinking Outside The...

Duration:00:32:21

50 - FURIOUSTEMBER (Part I): 5am - 10am

9/5/2018
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Welcome to the first part of Episode 50 of We Watched A Thing. It's here! FURIOUSTEMBER BEGINS! This month, you're in for a fast and furious time, as the eternal question is answered - What would happen to the minds of your two favourite podcasters if they were to subject themselves to a one sitting marathon of all 8 Fast and Furious films? This episode covers 5am to 10am, as we watch the first two films in the franchise - 'The Fast & The Furious', and '2 Fast 2 Furious'. This episodes...

Duration:00:37:49

49 - Notting Hill (w/ Beth)

9/2/2018
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Welcome to Episode 49 of We Watched A Thing. This week comes another patreon directed episode, so join us as we become bumbling, yet charming fools, open a bookshop that nobody wants, or needs, and fall in love with a celebrity, while discussing the 1999 rom-com 'Notting Hill'. Notting Hill is a 1999 romantic comedy film set in Notting Hill, London, released on 21 May 1999. The screenplay was by Richard Curtis, who had written Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994), and the film was produced...

Duration:00:29:37

48 - BlacKkKlansman

8/29/2018
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Welcome to Episode 48 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we travel back to '78, don white robes to hide our fro's, and infiltrate hate, while discussing Spike Lee's brand new biopic 'BlacKkKlansman'. BlacKkKlansman is a 2018 American biographical drama film directed by Spike Lee and written by Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz, Kevin Willmott, and Lee, based on the 2014 memoir Black Klansman by Ron Stallworth. The film stars John David Washington as Stallworth, alongside Adam Driver,...

Duration:00:27:23

47 - The Meg

8/22/2018
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Welcome to Episode 47 of We Watched A Thing. This week we're heading into the deep blue sea with that guy from The Office, and Turkish from Snatch, to have knife fights with giant sharks, and rip off the best scenes from Jaws, all while discussing the brand new blockbuster 'The Meg'. The Meg is a 2018 science fiction thriller film directed by Jon Turteltaub with a screenplay by Dean Georgaris, Jon Hoeber, and Erich Hoeber, loosely based on the 1997 book Meg: A Novel of Deep Terror by...

Duration:00:23:19

46 - Princess Mononoke (Mononoke-hime)

8/15/2018
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Welcome to Episode 46 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we get cursed by a giant boar-god-demon, fall in love with a wolf girl and get all environmental, while discussing Hayao Miyazaki's 1997 anime classic 'Princess Mononoke (Mononoke-hime)'. Princess Mononoke (Japanese: もののけ姫 Hepburn: Mononoke-hime, "Spirit/Monster Princess") is a 1997 Japanese animated epic historical fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki, animated by Studio Ghibli for Tokuma Shoten, Nippon Television...

Duration:00:27:48

45 - Mission: Impossible - Fallout

8/8/2018
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Welcome to Episode 45 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we run incredibly fast, hunt for plutonium, and do our own stunts, all while discussing the latest edition to the 22 year old Mission: Impossible franchise - 'Mission: Impossible - Fallout'. Mission: Impossible – Fallout is a 2018 American action spy film written, produced and directed by Christopher McQuarrie. It is the sixth installment in the Mission: Impossible film series, and the second film to be directed by McQuarrie, after...

Duration:00:23:58

44 - 2001: A Space Odyssey

8/1/2018
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Welcome to Episode 44 of We Watched A Thing. This week we're crafting hammers from the bones of our enemies, fighting evil red lights, and somehow turning into babies, all while discussing Stanley Kubrick's 1968 sci-fi epic '2001: A Space Odyssey'. 2001: A Space Odyssey is a 1968 epic science fiction film produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick. The screenplay was written by Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke, and was inspired by Clarke's short story "The Sentinel". A novel also called 2001:...

Duration:00:30:21

43 - Skyscraper

7/25/2018
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Welcome to Episode 43 of We Watched A Thing. This week we're Rocking up - covering ourselves in duct tape, and defying gravity, physics, and fire, as we scale a building to save our families, all while discussing the brand new blockbuster 'Skyscraper'. Skyscraper is a 2018 American action film written and directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber and starring Dwayne Johnson, Neve Campbell, Chin Han, Roland Møller, Noah Taylor, Byron Mann, Pablo Schreiber, and Hannah Quinlivan. The story...

Duration:00:25:10

42 - Child's Play

7/18/2018
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Welcome to Episode 42 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we possess a doll, and become a hero, as we try stop a child from spilling milk all over his poor mother's apartment, all while discussing the 1988 horror classic 'Child's Play'. This episode comes at request of one of our dear patreons, Tiernan Moore. Child's Play is a 1988 American slasher film directed and co-written by Tom Holland, and produced by David Kirschner from a story by Don Mancini. It is the first film in the Child's...

Duration:00:23:28

41 - Ant-Man and the Wasp

7/11/2018
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Welcome to Episode 41 of We Watched A Thing. This week we're shrinking, and growing, and shrinking, and growing, and quantuming and growing, all while discussing the latest Marvel Cinematic Universe entry 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'. Ant-Man and the Wasp is a 2018 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics characters Scott Lang / Ant-Man and Hope van Dyne / Wasp. Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it is the sequel to 2015's Ant-Man, and...

Duration:00:21:39

40 - Sicario: Day of the Soldado

7/4/2018
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Welcome to Episode 40 of We Watched A Thing. This week we're heading into Mexico to kidnap a kid and kill a bunch of people, while discussing the follow up to 2015's 'Sicario', 'Sicario: Day of the Soldado'. Sicario: Day of the Soldado (released outside North America as Sicario 2: Soldado or simply Sicario 2) is a 2018 action thriller film directed by Stefano Sollima and written by Taylor Sheridan. A sequel to 2015's Sicario, the film features Benicio del Toro, Josh Brolin, and Jeffrey...

Duration:00:23:48

39 - Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

6/27/2018
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Welcome to Episode 39 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we pretend Jeff Goldblum will be joining us as we return to the island full of dinosaurs, while it's an active volcano, only to act surprised when things go wrong, all while discussing the brand new entry to the Jurassic Park franchise 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom'. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is a 2018 American science fiction adventure film and the sequel to Jurassic World (2015). Directed by J. A. Bayona and written by...

Duration:00:30:46

38 - Incredibles 2

6/20/2018
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Welcome to Episode 38 of We Watched A Thing. This week we're cracking out the costumes (NO CAPES!), and letting our wives go off to be super leaving us to discover our child's superpowers, all while discussing the much awaited sequel to 2004's pixar hit 'The Incredibles' - 'Incredibles 2'. Incredibles 2 is a 2018 American 3D computer-animated superhero film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Pictures. Written and directed by Brad Bird, it is the sequel to...

Duration:00:20:04

37 - Ocean's 8 / Hereditary

6/13/2018
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Welcome to Episode 37 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we find 6 other people, get jobs at the met, and steal a necklace, all while talking about the brand new heist movie "Ocean's 8". Then we're gonna get spooked, with a brief discussion about 'Hereditary'. Ocean's 8 is a 2018 American heist comedy film directed by Gary Ross and written by Ross and Olivia Milch. The film is a spin-off from Steven Soderbergh's Ocean's trilogy and features an ensemble cast, including Sandra Bullock, Cate...

Duration:00:22:10

36 - John Carter (w/ Beth)

6/6/2018
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Welcome to Episode 36 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we magically teleport to Mars, meet a smokin' hot space princess who makes us stop caring about our past, and become the whitest of saviours all while talking about the 2012 space opera "John Carter". This week we're once again joined by friend of the show Beth, in order to bring a breath of fresh air to our white male echo chamber. John Carter is a 2012 American science fiction action film directed by Andrew Stanton from a...

Duration:00:38:29

35 - Sphere

5/30/2018
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Welcome to Episode 35 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we visit a “crash” site, go inside an alien beach ball and watch Queen Latifah get demolished by jellyfish, all while discussing the 1998 sci-fi thriller ‘Sphere’. Sphere is a 1998 American science fiction psychological thriller film directed and produced by Barry Levinson and starring Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, and Samuel L. Jackson. Sphere was based on the 1987 novel of the same name by Michael Crichton. If you like this...

Duration:00:28:48

34 - Solo: A Star Wars Story

5/27/2018
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Welcome to Episode 34 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we meet a Wookie, make the kessel run in 12 parsecs, and shoot first, all while discussing the brand new Star Wars Story - 'Solo'. Solo: A Star Wars Story, or simply Solo, is a 2018 American space Western film directed by Ron Howard and based on the Star Wars character Han Solo. It was produced by Lucasfilm and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the second of the Star Wars anthology films, following 2016's...

Duration:00:29:59

33 - Deadpool 2

5/22/2018
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Welcome to Episode 33 of We Watched A Thing. This week we're forming the X-Force, fighting a cyborg, and growing our legs back, all while discussing the latest superhero action-comedy film 'Deadpool 2'. Deadpool 2 is a 2018 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character Deadpool, distributed by 20th Century Fox. It is the eleventh installment in the X-Men film series, and a sequel to the 2016 film Deadpool. The film is directed by David Leitch from a script by Rhett Reese,...

Duration:00:25:12

32 - Tully

5/16/2018
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Welcome to Episode 32 of We Watched A Thing. Join us this week as we create human life, brush them like a horse and hire a night nanny, all while discussing the brand new Diablo Cody / Jason Reitman film 'Tully'. Tully is a 2018 American comedy-drama film directed by Jason Reitman and written by Diablo Cody. The film stars Charlize Theron, Mackenzie Davis, Mark Duplass, and Ron Livingston, and follows the friendship between a mother of three and her nanny. It is the fourth collaboration...

Duration:00:24:07