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Long time friends Daniel & Dean get together every Monday to breakdown one movie from the IMDB Top 250, giving their own history with the film, their ratings, rankings and any general banter along the way. Along with any listener reviews, the guys also briefly discuss any other films they've watched that week. So come along and join the journey!

Long time friends Daniel & Dean get together every Monday to breakdown one movie from the IMDB Top 250, giving their own history with the film, their ratings, rankings and any general banter along the way. Along with any listener reviews, the guys also briefly discuss any other films they've watched that week. So come along and join the journey!
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Long time friends Daniel & Dean get together every Monday to breakdown one movie from the IMDB Top 250, giving their own history with the film, their ratings, rankings and any general banter along the way. Along with any listener reviews, the guys also briefly discuss any other films they've watched that week. So come along and join the journey!

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Episodes

#36 - The Good, The Bad & The Ugly (w/ Our Top 5 Films Starring Clint Eastwood)

11/12/2018
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Get out your pistols! Today we're breaking down the 1966 Western classic, The Good, The Bad & The Ugly. Listen along as Daniel keeps a running tally of other Sergio Leone films mentioned, Dean weighs up the financial benefits of living in the Old West, and we both talk about our lack of knowledge on the Civil War. As well as the breakdown, we give our 'Top 5 films starring Clint Eastwood' and find out the results of Pod v Pod VIII in our 'Directorial Debuts' draft. We also take a look at...

Duration:01:30:27

#35 - Our Top 'Joint Ranked' Films Of All Time

11/5/2018
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With time working against us, we've had to push our next breakdown back a week. But we didn't want to leave you all hanging! So we present you our top 'joint ranked' films of all time! 54 films we both give a perfect score, ranked based off our average ranking on each of our individual lists. Will your favourites make the cut? Come on in and join our journey to find out! If you enjoy our show, please support the podcast by becoming a patron! For as little as a dollar a month, there's...

Duration:01:05:11

#34 - Pod v Pod VIII (w/ First Man, A Star Is Born & Bad Times At The El Royale)

10/29/2018
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We've got our hands full this week for 'Pod v Pod VIII' where John Mark & Jay from The Film Inquiry Podcast Network come in and take us on in our usual quizzes, including a movie draft on 'Directorial Debuts'. Some awesome movies selected by both! We then go through some responses to our Question of the week, and give our 'Top 5 Remakes'. We then find our who made it through the Elite 8 in our 'Best Director Tournament', including a 51% victory by one director! We then take some time to...

Duration:01:39:16

#33 - Kill Bill Vol.1 (w/ Our Top 5 Action Films Of The 2000's)

10/22/2018
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Cross this off the list! Today we bring you our Patron requested breakdown of Quentin Tarantino's action/revenge epic, 'Kill Bill Vol.1'. Listen along as Daniel reminiscences about 'Bang Bang'in at the clubs, Dean shows his skills in the Japanese dialect, and we both follow up on the idea of a rumoured trilogy. The uncut Crazy 88 scene: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3aFv8IQb4s&t=412s As well as the breakdown, we give our 'Top 5 Action Films of the 2000's' and find out the results of...

Duration:01:42:28

#32 - Pod v Pod VII (w/ Venom & Three Identical Strangers)

10/15/2018
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We've got another battle on our hands this week for 'Pod v Pod VII' where Alex & Julio from The Contrarians come in and take us on in our usual quizzes, including a movie draft on 'Keanu Reeves Films'. An absolute blast had by all! We then go through some responses to our Question of the week, and give our 'Top 5 worst film of 2018 so far'. We then wrap up the Sweet 16 in our 'Best Director Tournament'. We then take some time to discuss what else we've been watching this week, including...

Duration:01:25:11

#31 - The Matrix (w/ Our Top 5 Films Of 1999)

10/8/2018
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Are you awake? Or is this a dream? Upload this podcast to your brain and check it out as we breakdown The Wachowski's 90's Action/Sci-Fi smash hit, 'The Matrix'. Listen along as Daniel tries to compare Morpheus to Anton Chigurh, Dean hurts his hand for no reason, and we both discuss human genitalia in the real world. As well as the breakdown, we also find out the results of last episodes Pod v Pod V in our 'Best movies on the IMDB Bottom 100 list' draft, we then give our 'Top 5 Films of...

Duration:01:38:47

#30 - Pod v Pod VI (w/ Mandy, Eighth Grade & The Predator)

10/1/2018
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We're going old school this week! For our 'Pod v Pod VI' we've got Daniel v Dean in a classic 'DvD Challenge! And it's a mega battle this week as we've got 2 new games to play, along with our regular other 3 including a draft of 'Best movies on the IMDB bottom 100 list'! It's an absolute blast! We also take a look at the results of the previous round of matches in our 'Best Director Tournament', we go through the responses to the Question of the week, and we also give our 'Top 5 anticipated...

Duration:01:19:50

#29 - The Terminator (w/ Our Top 5 James Cameron Films)

9/24/2018
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DUN DUN DUN DA-DUN! We've traveled from the future to bring you our breakdown of the 80's sci-fi classic 'The Terminator'! Listen along as Daniel tries his best to do his best yoga poses, Dean brings up early morning aerobics, and we both try our best at some Arnie impersonations. As well as the breakdown, we also find out the results of last episodes Pod v Pod V in our 'Courtroom Dramas' draft, we then give our 'Top 5 James Cameron Films' and we take a look at our first set of matches in...

Duration:01:27:18

#28 - Pod v Pod V (w/ Hereditary & Won't You Be My Neighbor?)

9/17/2018
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We're back this week for another battle in 'Pod v Pod V' where we have Gidgit VonLaRue from The Retro Cinema Podcast come in and take us on in our usual quizzes, including a patron selected movie draft on 'Courtroom Dramas'. A tonne of fun! We then go through the responses to the previous Question of the week 'What is the most overrated film on the Top 250 list?', and we take a look at the results of the previous round of matches in our 'Best Director Tournament. We then take some time to...

Duration:01:16:49

#27 - Toy Story (w/ Our Top 5 Pixar Films)

9/10/2018
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It's time to venture into the world of Pixar! And what better place to start than the beginning with 1995's Toy Story. Listen along as we learn one of Daniel's favourite words, Dean finds many ways to say the word binoculars, and we both discuss the differences between a gas station and a petrol station. As well as the breakdown, we also find out the results of last episodes Pod v Pod IV and the latest matches in our Best Director Tournament. We then give our 'Top 5 Pixar Films' So come on...

Duration:01:14:31

#26 - Pod v Pod IV (w/ The Meg & Blackkklansmen)

8/27/2018
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We're back this week for another battle in 'Pod V Pod IV' where we have Sam & Stacey from the Movie Review In 20 Q's podcast step up and take us on in our usual quizzes, including a movie draft on 'Two Word Films'. You don't want to miss this one! We then go through the responses to the previous Question of the week 'What film from the top 250 are you most ashamed you haven't seen?', and we take a look at the results of the previous round of matches in our 'Best Director Tournament. We...

Duration:01:06:59

#25 - Donnie Darko (w/ Our Top 5 Films Of 2001)

8/20/2018
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Take off that stupid bunny suit and put your best man suit on as we get into one of our longest breakdowns yet, 2001's Donnie Darko! Listen on as Daniel reminisces on his own sleepwalking story, Dean tells everyone to 'Chut Up!', and we both end up debating about the presence of a higher power. As well as the breakdown, we also find out the result of last episodes Pod v Pod III, have a quick chat about the new 'Best Popular Picture' award added to the Oscars, we look at our next set of...

Duration:01:41:56

#24 - Pod V Pod III (w/ Mission Impossible: Fallout & First Reformed)

8/13/2018
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WE HAVE A MASSIVE ANNOUNCEMENT!!!! THE IMDB JOURNEY PODCAST IS NOW ON PATREON!! As you know, we LOVE talking about movies, and we want to be able to do more of that more often. We also want to create even more of an interactive listener environment too, and get our audience involved. That's why we're offering more content and interaction. We would also like to increase our production values and quality, so we hope that these extra incentives we are offering are worth the little bit of...

Duration:01:18:17

#23 - Some Like It Hot (w/ Our Best Director Tournament)

8/3/2018
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Put on your fancy shoes and stir up a cocktail because we're joining a 50's 'female' band! That's right in this episode we're breaking down the Billy Wilder classic 'Some Like It Hot' Starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis & Jack Lemmon. Join us as Daniel gives his best 1920's gangster impersonation, Dean gives his differing thoughts on Marilyn Monroe, and we both argue about 'conveniences'. As well as the breakdown, we also answer some questions that you the listeners sent in, we find out...

Duration:01:17:02

#22 - Our Top 5 Films Of 2018 So Far (w/ Pod v Pod II)

7/30/2018
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What? No movie breakdown this week? Listen on to hear our reasons! We start off this weeks episode with our latest 'Pod V Pod' where we have TJ & Serenity from the 'Movies With The Mrs.' podcast join us to battle in a variety of games, including a movie draft on 'Live Action Disney Films'. An absolute blast had by all! We then sit down and discuss what else we've been watching this week, including the biography documentary 'Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind' and the latest Jason Reitman...

Duration:01:26:48

#21 - Saving Private Ryan (w/ Pod v Pod I)

7/23/2018
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It's time for a more serious talk this week as we breakdown Steven Spielberg's War epic 'Saving Private Ryan', while dropping in bits of classic lighthearted humour along the way. Join us as Daniel offers up a piece of gum, Dean offers his review on the TV show 'Cheers', and both of us get a little deep. As well as the breakdown, we also introduce a new segment called 'Pod V Pod' where we take on some of your other favourite podcasts in a variety of movie games.This week we have Billy &...

Duration:02:35:23

#20 - Logan (w/ Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom & Ant-Man And The Wasp)

7/14/2018
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We're crossing the border from the East to the West this episode as we breakdown the latest X-Men film 'Logan'. Hugh Jackman's final outing as the titular character, does this movie do the character justice? You'll have to listen on as Dean creates a new hashtag, Daniel offers his 'professional' medical opinion, and we both argue about X-24. As well as the breakdown, we also answer some listener questions, have another battle in a movie quiz and find out the results of the last movie draft...

Duration:02:14:56

#19 - Yojimbo (w/ Incredibles 2 & Ocean's 8)

6/26/2018
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Sharpen your blades because we travelling east for this episode! That's right, we've got our first Akira Kurosawa film to breakdown, and it's his 1961 film Yojimbo, which was heavily influenced by American Westerns, and also inspired that very same genre after its release. Join us as Dean explains what gruel is, Daniel gets infatuated with an eyebrow, and we both get into an argument about whether this film can be classified as a comedy. As well as the breakdown, we also answer some...

Duration:02:26:53

#18 - Mega Movie Draft: Films That Should Be In The Top 250

6/11/2018
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What?! No movie breakdown this week? Fear not faithful listener, for while we take this week off of our regular content, we present to you our 'Mega Movie Draft'! 10 films each, drafting 'Movies That Should Be In The Top 250' These are our personal favourite films that for some crazy reason, aren't in the IMDB Top 250 list, and therefore void of our intense breakdown. Some you might love, some you might hate. Others you may not of seen (And the rest you haven't even heard of), but one thing...

Duration:00:40:01

#17 - Paths Of Glory (w/ Solo: A Star Wars Story)

6/4/2018
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We've ticked off a bunch off big time directors so far. Hitchcock, Chaplin, Tarantino, Nolan. Now it's time to add one of the biggest, if not THE biggest: Stanley Kubrick. So where are we starting? Why not his earliest work on the list 'Paths Of Glory'. Join us as Dean can't tell the difference between a cottage and a castle, Daniel has an unpopular favorite scene, and we both have a discussion over the difference between 'Villainous' and 'Villainess'. As well as the breakdown, we also have...

Duration:01:58:28