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s05e05 Best Horror of the 20th Century (18 to 16) – The Good Robot Andys

10/10/2018
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The countdown continues as we discuss numbers 18 to 16 of the 30 best horror films of the 20th century. The films are Ringu (“Ring”), Psycho and The Fly. We’re half-way there, and from now on all the films must

Duration:00:57:23

s05e04 Best Horror of the 20th Century (21 to 19) – The Good Robot Andys

9/24/2018
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Join us as we count down the 30 best horror films of the 20th century. This time, numbers 21 to 19, which means we discuss, with some spoilers, the films Carrie, The Silence of the Lambs and possibly the most

Duration:01:02:14

s05e03 Best Horror of the 20th Century (24 to 22) – The Good Robot Andys

9/10/2018
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We continue counting down the 30 best horror films of the 20th century. This time, numbers 24 to 22, which means we discuss, with some spoilers, the films Nosferatu, Invasion of the Body Snatchers and one of Andy B’s all-time

Duration:01:06:15

s05e02 Best Horror of the 20th Century (27 to 25) – The Good Robot Andys

8/20/2018
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In this series we are counting down the 30 best horror films of the 20th century. This time, numbers 27 to 25, which means we discuss, with some spoilers, the films Hellraiser, The Blair Witch Project and Jacob’s Ladder. The

Duration:00:54:08

s05e01 Best Horror of the 20th Century (30 to 28) – The Good Robot Andys

7/9/2018
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In this series we are counting down the 30 best horror films of the 20th century. This time, numbers 30 to 28, which means we discuss, with some spoilers, the films Gremlins, Near Dark and Altered States. The Good Robot

Duration:01:05:19

s04e03 “The Killing of a Sacred Deer” – The Good Robot Andys

6/11/2018
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Discussion, with lots of spoilers of the film The Killing of a Sacred Deer. Andy Balaam thinks it sounds worthy and tiresome, but Andy Cockerill describes an unsettling, grown-up horror film, whose story line is slightly weird, probably because it’s

Duration:00:49:31

s04e02 “Annihiliation” – The Good Robot Andys

5/21/2018
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Discussion, with lots of spoilers of the film Annihilation. For some unknown reason, Andy Balaam starts talking about A Perfect Circle’s Annihilation, which is not very good, but is on the same album as A Perfect Circle’s Imagine, which sounds

Duration:00:50:46

s04e01 “Split” – The Good Robot Andys

4/23/2018
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Discussion, with lots of spoilers of the film Split. Andy Balaam states that it is a light but entertaining sequel to Source Code but Andy Cockerill explain it’s a chilling psycho movie that, although it does feature “women in peril”,

Duration:01:00:04

s03e21 “The Open Source Community” – The Good Robot Andys

3/26/2018
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What is Open Source? Why is it important? Andy Cockerill tries to to restrain Andy Balaam from rambling forever about Linux, Apache and all the cool things that power the Googles, Facebooks, and Amazons of the new world we are

Duration:01:35:15

s03e20 “Mute” – The Good Robot Andys

3/12/2018
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Discussion, with lots of spoilers of the film Mute. Andy Balaam thinks it’s a rollicking Disney adventure about a tiny mouse who can’t speak, but Andy Cockerill tells him it’s a very dark, edgy sci-fi with disturbing scenes, featuring a

Duration:01:03:30

s03e19 bonus “mother!” – The Good Robot Andys

2/26/2018
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Bonus chat by the Andys about the extreme film mother!, during which they coin the genre “social horror”. Also discussion of Children of Men and lots of Aronofsky films. The Good Robot Andys podcasts and web site by Andy Balaam

Duration:00:19:49

s03e19 “Your Name” – The Good Robot Andys

2/26/2018
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Discussion, with lots of spoilers of the film Your Name. Andy Balaam speculates that it’s a rom-com starring a waif that thinks it’s more than it is, but Andy Cockerill explains it’s a Manga film that starts off like a

Duration:00:37:12

s03e18 “Silence” – The Good Robot Andys

2/12/2018
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Discussion, with lots of spoilers of the film Silence. Andy Balaam thinks it’s a night sky-inspired contemplative film with a strong lead from Kate Winslet, but Andy Cockerill explains as slowly as he can that it’s a study of faith

Duration:00:58:31

s03e17 “Meltdown & Spectre” – The Good Robot Andys

1/29/2018
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The Andys take a break from movie discussion to talk tech, about the Meltdown and Spectre exploits that allow malicious people to grab secret information from loads of different types of computer. Andy Balaam insists that the way it works

Duration:00:55:31

s03e16 “Colossal” – The Good Robot Andys

1/18/2018
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Andy and Andy discuss (with lots of spoilers) the film Colossal. Andy Balaam, who hasn’t seen it, decides it’s a Bill Murray vehicle with realistically-rendered giant robots, but Andy Cockerill, who has seen it, explains that it’s “one of the

Duration:00:44:53

s03e15 “Kathy Bacon on Blade Runner 2049” – The Good Robot Andys

1/4/2018
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Special guest Kathy Bacon discusses Blade Runner 2049 with Andy Balaam, including some discussion of its portrayal of women, as initially discussed by the Andys in the episode 13 bonus. Andy Cockerill is given a right to reply to the

Duration:01:05:37

s03e14 “Get Out” – The Good Robot Andys

12/13/2017
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Discussion, and lots of spoilers, of Get Out. Andy Balaam thinks it’s an Arnold Schwarzenegger documentary that reveals his plans to be president, but Andy Cockerill explains it’s a cracking horror film with a brutal social message. The discussion quickly

Duration:01:13:55

s03e13a “Blade Runner 2049” – The Good Robot Andys

11/13/2017
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Andy C and Andy B give their (enthusiastic) options about Blade Runner 2049, with almost no spoilers(!) The Good Robot Andys podcasts and web site by Andy Balaam and Andy Cockerill are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International

Duration:00:15:52

s03e13 “The Red Turtle” – The Good Robot Andys

11/13/2017
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Discussion, and lots of spoilers, of The Red Turtle. Andy Balaam thinks it might be a rollicking Disney adventure, but Andy Cockerill sets him straight that it’s a beautiful story of love and family with not a single word spoken.

Duration:00:46:22

s03e12 “Prevenge” – The Good Robot Andys

10/9/2017
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Discussion, and lots of spoilers, of Prevenge. Andy Balaam suggests it’s a computer game spin-off based on Worms, but after a brief discussion concluding that would probably not make for a brilliant game, Andy Cockerill explains it’s a comedy slasher

Duration:00:54:42