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John Gilpatrick and Max Covill discuss the latest news in the world of film.

John Gilpatrick and Max Covill discuss the latest news in the world of film.

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John Gilpatrick and Max Covill discuss the latest news in the world of film.

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English


Episodes

112: Casino Time

5/12/2021
John and Max talk all about gambling movies this week. Highlighted are some classics like The Hustler and California Split, as well as, some newer titles to the genre. Also stay tuned for the end with reviews for Demon Slayer: Mugen Train, Cliff Walkers, Shiva Baby, and Ishtar. Gamblers on Criterion Channel: Gilda (1946), Any Number Can Play (1949), Dark City (1950), The Las Vegas Story (1952), Bob le flambeur (1956), The Hustler (1961), Bay of Angels (1963), Pale Flower (1964), 5 Card...

Duration:01:11:25

111: Summer Movie Preview 2021

4/25/2021
John and Max are here to make Oscar predictions and a Summer movie preview. Who would've thought those two things would happen at the same time! Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us on iTunes! We are also available on Stitcher. Opening: the Morning by Vidian (c) copyright 2018 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0) license....

Duration:01:19:12

110: Almodovar Loves Women

4/7/2021
John and Max are joined this week by guest Oluwatayo Adewole (@naijaprince21) to discuss the films of Pedro Almodovar. First, they talk about the big Knives Out deal for Netflix. Then, they dive into Almodovar's world. Featured: Pedro Almodovar Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, All About My Mother, Volver, Pain + Glory, Law of Desire, Talk to Her Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Follow us on Letterboxd! Download the episode today and tweet...

Duration:01:06:09

109: Simply the Best

3/29/2021
John and Max are back with another episode this time delving into a range of topics from the NCAA March Madness to Oscar Nominees. A lot of ground is covered even if they didn't have an outline this week! Topics: NCAA, Jessica Walter, Black Widow, Oscar Nominees John: Zack Snyder's Justice League Max: Tina Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us on iTunes! We are...

Duration:01:04:27

SXSW 2021: Dispatch 3

3/25/2021
The final dispatch from the SXSW 2021 film festival is here! The films reviewed include Fruits of Labor, Tom Petty: Somewhere You Feel Free, The Spine of Night, The Sparks Brothers. Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us on iTunes! We are also available on Stitcher. Opening: the Morning by Vidian (c) copyright 2018 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution...

Duration:01:02:14

SXSW 2021: Dispatch 2

3/21/2021
The second dispatch from the SXSW 2021 film festival is here! The films reviewed include Ninjababy, Language Lessons, and Recovery. Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us on iTunes! We are also available on Stitcher. Opening: the Morning by Vidian (c) copyright 2018 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0) license....

Duration:00:57:50

SXSW 2021: Dispatch 1

3/17/2021
The first dispatch from the SXSW 2021 film festival is here! The films reviewed include Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil and Broadcast Signal Intrusion. Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us on iTunes! We are also available on Stitcher. Opening: the Morning by Vidian (c) copyright 2018 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0) license....

Duration:01:24:32

108: You say Soderbergh, I say Soderbergh

3/13/2021
John and Max are joined by Danny Bowes (@bybowes) to discuss the filmography of Steven Soderbergh. First they discuss a new channel on The Criterion Channel streaming service and then they dive into the works of one the most fascinating directors over the last three decades. Steven Soderbergh: Episode 36: Logan Lucky, Episode 66: High Flying Bird, Episode 94: Erin Brockovich and Traffic Max: Sex, Lies, Videotape , The Limey John: Out of Sight, Contagion Danny: The Limey, The...

Duration:01:28:28

107: The Best of 2020

2/26/2021
John and Max list their favorite movies of 2020. Although the list comes later in 2021, all the movies mentioned in the podcast are now available streaming. They also discuss some of their favorite movie endings and review Billie Eilish: The World's A Little Blurry. Feature: The Best Movies of 2020 What We’ve Been Watching Max: Billie Eilish: The World's A Little Blurry Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John...

Duration:01:17:41

106: Running away with David Fincher

2/11/2021
John and Max are joined by pop culture writer Roxana Hadadi @roxana_hadadi (RogerEbert, Vulture, Polygon) to discuss the movies of David Fincher. Most notably his movies from 2007 onwards. But before then they discuss the recent passing of iconic actors (Christopher Plummer, Cicely Tyson, Hal Holbrook, Cloris Leachman). Then they talk about some of the crazy nominations happening at the Globes and SAGs. David Fincher: Fight Club (episode 80) Social Network (episode 83) Mank (episode...

Duration:01:21:46

Sundance 2021: Final and Awards

2/4/2021
The final dispatch from the Sundance 2021 film festival is here! The films reviewed include Marvelous and the Black Hole, Land, Mayday, My Name is Pauli Murray, and Kings of Zaatari. Also included are some of the big winners of the festival! Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us on iTunes! We are also available on Stitcher. Opening: the Morning by Vidian (c)...

Duration:00:53:06

Sundance 2021: Day 3 and 4

2/3/2021
The third dispatch from the Sundance 2021 film festival is here! The films reviewed include Wild Indian, Passing, A Glitch in the Matrix, and In the Same Breath. Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us on iTunes! We are also available on Stitcher. Opening: the Morning by Vidian (c) copyright 2018 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0)...

Duration:00:53:40

Sundance 2021: Day 2 and 3

2/1/2021
The second dispatch from the Sundance 2021 film festival is here! The films reviewed include In the Earth, Strawberry Mansion, Playing with Sharks, Flee, and Ailey. Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us on iTunes! We are also available on Stitcher. Opening: the Morning by Vidian (c) copyright 2018 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0)...

Duration:01:11:04

Sundance 2021: Day 1 and 2

1/30/2021
The first dispatch from the Sundance 2021 film festival is here! The films reviewed include CODA, Summer of Soul, One for the Road, Cryptozoo, and How it Ends. Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us on iTunes! We are also available on Stitcher. Opening: the Morning by Vidian (c) copyright 2018 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0)...

Duration:01:16:11

Sundance 2021 Preview

1/26/2021
Max is here with a preview of the Sundance 2021 Film Festival. Included are ten films recommended to watch during the fest and how to get the experience of Sundance in your home this year. If you would like the text version of this episode, check out: Sundance Preview Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show? Review us on iTunes! We are also available on Stitcher. Opening:...

Duration:01:32:45

105: Most Anticipated Movies of 2021

1/20/2021
John and Max discuss their most anticpated movies of 2021. It looks a little different this year because many of their picks haven't been released yet! They also discuss the Netflix 2021 slate, the Russell Crowe tweet, and a whole lot more. Feature 2021 Preview Max Action: No Time to Die, M:I 7 Sci-fi: The Eternals, The Matrix 4 Comedy: Everything Everywhere All at Once, Next Goal Wins Prestige: Three Thousand Years of Longing, Nightmare Alley Wild Card: The Northman, Triangle of...

Duration:01:21:46

104: Good Riddance 2020

12/30/2020
John and Max discuss a little bit of everything this episode. Discussion on Fantasy Football, Hot Stove Baseball, Christmas gifts, and more. But you come here for movies right? We have those too with discussions on Nomadland and Wonder Woman 1984. Hoping for a great 2021 for everyone. What We’ve Been Watching Max: The Beastmaster Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max (@itsthepicpod). Like the show?...

Duration:01:05:42

103: Mank! Mank! MANK!

12/10/2020
John and Max discuss Citizen Kane and Mank. They aren't the first podcast to do this and we certainly won't be the last. Hope you enjoy this conversation on the two movies. They also discuss the HBO Max deal and talk about some recent and upcoming movies. What We’ve Been Watching Max: Another Round, The Father (New release date: End of February) Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max...

Duration:01:05:34

102: 007 Sean Connery

11/23/2020
John and Max cover the Sean Connery era of James Bond films. Before they get there they talk about the Wonder Woman 1984 news. Then, the featured discussion. Finally, John and Max cover some films they've been watching including The American President, The Twentieth Century, and Mank. 007: Dr. No, From Russia With Love, Goldfinger, Thunderball, You Only Live Twice, Diamonds are Forever. What We’ve Been Watching Max: The Twentieth Century, Mank John: The American...

Duration:01:25:03

101: the one where they watch requested movies

11/4/2020
John and Max cover some long awaited blind spots. Before that they talk about the late Sean Connery and all of his fantastic movies. Also, did you know that No Time To Die could've been sold to streaming services? Finally, John and Max talk about Spirited Away and Reds. What We’ve Been Watching Max: Minari, Let Him Go John: Trial of Chicago 7, Borat 2, Robocop Website: itsthepicturespodcast.com itsthepictures.substack.com Download the episode today and tweet at John and Max...

Duration:01:12:43