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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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Episodes

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

31 - The Shawshank Redemption

5/9/2018
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Welcome to Episode 31 of We Watched A Thing. This week we're betting on which new fish will break first, carving rocks into chess pieces and digging a tunnel to freedom, all while discussing Frank Darabont's 1994 classic that's the top of the IMDB list - 'The Shawshank Redemption'. The Shawshank Redemption is a 1994 American drama film written and directed by Frank Darabont, based on the 1982 Stephen King novella Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption, and starring Tim Robbins, Morgan...

Duration:00:30:24

30 - Unsane

5/2/2018
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Welcome to Episode 30 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we involuntarily voluntarily commit ourselves, share sausage and egg biscuits with our stalkers, and question our sanity, all while discussing Steven Soderbergh's iPhone filmed psychological horror 'Unsane'. Unsane is a 2018 American psychological horror film shot, edited, and directed by Steven Soderbergh and written by Jonathan Bernstein and James Greer. The film stars Claire Foy, Joshua Leonard, Jay Pharoah, Juno Temple, Aimee...

Duration:00:26:27

29 - Avengers: Infinity War

4/25/2018
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Welcome to Episode 29 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we gather 20 of our closest friends from 18 previous movies, and travel across Earth, and the galaxy to protect the precious infinity stones, all while chatting about the brand new superhero blockbuster 'Avengers: Infinity War' Avengers: Infinity War is a 2018 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team the Avengers, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the...

Duration:00:40:56

28 - Blockers (w/ Beth)

4/18/2018
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Welcome to Episode 28 of We Watched A Thing. Join us this week, as we chug through our butts, play naked Marco Polo and stop our damned kids from doin' it, all while discussing the brand new sex-romp comedy "Blockers". Joining us is our good friend, sister, and ranting feminist, Beth. Blockers is a 2018 American sex comedy film directed by Kay Cannon (in her directorial debut) and written by Brian Kehoe, Jim Kehoe, Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg, and Eben Russell. The film stars Leslie...

Duration:00:29:13

27 - A Quiet Place

4/11/2018
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Welcome to Episode 26 of We Watched A Thing. *WHISPERS* This week we're being super quiet, so that we don't attract the insanely huge monsters that hear real good, while chatting about John Kransiski's brand new horror film 'A Quiet Place.' A Quiet Place is a 2018 American horror film directed by John Krasinski, who also stars alongside Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds, and Noah Jupe. The screenplay was written by Krasinski, Bryan Woods, and Scott Beck, based on a story by Woods and...

Duration:00:24:33

26 - Ready Player One

4/4/2018
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Welcome to Episode 26 of We Watched A Thing. Join us from The Oasis, as we set the Iron Giant against Mecha-Godzilla, escape from the Overlook Hotel, and hunt for Willy Wonka's magic egg, all while discussing Steven Spielberg's retro action-adventure 'Ready Player One'. Directed by Spielberg, and written by Zak Penn and Ernest Cline based on Cline's 2011 book, Ready Player One tells the story of Wade Wotts, a young man on a quest to find an easter egg hidden inside a virtual world by...

Duration:00:30:59

25 - Pacific Rim: Uprising

3/25/2018
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Welcome to Episode 25 of We Watched A Thing. This week we hopped in our jaeger's and drifted together, destroyed whole cities, and fought some kaiju, all while discussing the brand new sequel to Pacific Rim, "Pacific Rim: Uprising". So Join us as we dive into the CGI and design of the film, the best way to sneak alcohol into the cinema, and why wombats are the most amazing creatures on earth. Pacific Rim: Uprising is directed by Steven S. DeKnight and written by DeKnight, Emily...

Duration:00:30:56

24 - Tomb Raider / Annihilation

3/18/2018
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Welcome to Episode 24 of We Watched A Thing. Join us, as this week we answer the age old question: "How would a movie discussion podcast work if the hosts didn't watch the same thing?" So first we'll be grabbing our bow and arrows and raiding tombs, as we discuss Roar Uthaug's brand new video game movie / franchise reboot "Tomb Raider", starring Alicia Vikander, Dominic West and Walton Goggins, a movie which Topher didn't end up seeing. Then it's off to the shimmer, where we'll be...

Duration:00:29:27

23 - Oscars 2018 Recap / The Square

3/11/2018
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Welcome to Episode 23 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we catch up on all the highs and lows of the 2018 Academy Awards. How did we feel about 'The Shape of Water' snagging best picture as well as 3 other wins? Were we totally bummed that 'Lady Bird' walked away empty handed? Did we think Jimmy Kimmel totally smashed it, or fell short? Then stay with us as we praise piles of gravel as post-modern art, blow up little beggar girls, and gush over just how much we are absolutely and totally...

Duration:00:29:19

22 - Red Sparrow

3/4/2018
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Welcome to Episode 22 of We Watched A Thing. Join us as we get our legs demolished while our CGI body doubles do ballet, and then get forced into a life of sexual slavery for the good of our country all while discussing the recently released spy thriller "Red Sparrow", written by Justin Haythe and directed by Francis Lawrence. Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, and Jeremy Irons. If you like this podcast, or hate it and us and want to tell us so - You can reach us at...

Duration:00:21:33

21 - Oscar Preview

2/28/2018
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Welcome to Episode 21 of Bears on Film. Are you prepared for the Oscars? We are! Join us to find out who we think will win, and who we want to win, while discussing the 90th Academy Awards before they've even happened. A reminder that going forward, the show will be changing it's name to 'We Watched A Thing', so look for that in the coming weeks. If you like this podcast, or hate it and us and want to tell us so - You can reach us at bearsonfilmmailbag@gmail.com Or, Twitter -...

Duration:00:41:00

20 - The Golden Voyage of Sinbad

2/25/2018
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Welcome to Episode 20 of Bears on Film. Ahoy, me hearties! Join us as we sail the seas with a scantily-clad slave girl and a man with a golden face, on a quest to find a magical fountain. While on this quest we'll discuss the magic of Ray Harryhausen's work, the charisma (or lack there of) of John Phillip Law, who plays Sinbad, and whether or not the use of dark magic will create constipation for the user. That's right, we're watching 1973's 'The Golden Voyage of Sinbad'. Could this be...

Duration:00:24:03

19 - Lady Bird

2/21/2018
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Welcome to Episode 19 of Bears on Film. Join us, as we dream of leaving Sacramento and fight with our mothers while discussing Greta Gerwig's Oscar nominated coming-of-age film 'Lady Bird', starring Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalfe, and Timothée Chalomet. If you like this podcast, or hate it and us and want to tell us so - You can reach us at bearsonfilmmailbag@gmail.com Or, Twitter - @bearsonfilmpod Facebook - @bearsonfilmpodcast Instagram - @bearsonfilmpodcast and on iTunes and...

Duration:00:26:03

18 - Black Panther

2/18/2018
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Welcome to Episode 18 of Bears on Film. This week we're tracking down Wakanda to steal their vibranium, and challenging their new king to a fight to the death, as we talk about the latest entry to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, 'Black Panther'. If you like this podcast, or hate it and us and want to tell us so - You can reach us at bearsonfilmmailbag@gmail.com Or, Twitter - @bearsonfilmpod Facebook - @bearsonfilmpodcast Instagram - @bearsonfilmpodcast and on iTunes and Youtube If...

Duration:00:32:05