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A podcast about film with John Bradley and Bryan Batiste. We'll give you an entertaining take on the plot summary AND some interesting discussion. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @shimmerpodcast

A podcast about film with John Bradley and Bryan Batiste. We'll give you an entertaining take on the plot summary AND some interesting discussion. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @shimmerpodcast

Location:

United States

Description:

A podcast about film with John Bradley and Bryan Batiste. We'll give you an entertaining take on the plot summary AND some interesting discussion. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @shimmerpodcast

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 36: Quentin Tarantino/TV Show Discussion

8/12/2019
We kick things off this week in a heavy discussion about Quentin Tarentino, and John breaks down why he's no longer supporting his films. Bryan talks about the new Amazon Prime series The Boys and highly advises checking it out, while John gets into his love for Euphoria and Big Little Lies. TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:41:20

Episode 35: Stranger Things 3

7/23/2019
This week we talk about the newest season of Stranger Things, and really get into what we liked and didn't like. Spoiler alert, one of us really hates Will and he'll gladly tell you all about it. TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:38:54

Episode 34: Midsommar

7/17/2019
The boys sit down to discuss Ari Aster's second feature film Midsommar and how badly it messed them up. Aster's Reddit AMA is a topic of conversation as we jump down the rabbit hole for all easter eggs and unanswered questions. Naturally the discussion shifts to the trials and tribulations of American Pie and teenage masturbation, but that's towards the end as we come off the rails. TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste...

Duration:00:47:56

Episode 33: Midsommar Preview/Detective Pikachu

6/26/2019
The boys get caught up discussing the impact of Hereditary and Ari Aster's upcoming film, Midsommar. Afterwards the discussion shifts to Detective Pikachu starring Ryan Reynolds. Stick around for the end of the episode for some ASMR goodness, not kidding. TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:36:05

Episode 32: Triple Movie Discussion

6/9/2019
The boys sit down to catch up on a couple movies they've seen recently, most notably John Wick 3, Godzilla: King Of The Monsters, and Booksmart. Bryan tells a story about some distracting moviegoers during Godzilla and John discusses his love for the almighty Godzilla. TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:01:04:37

The Shimmer Hot Trivia Special

5/14/2019
This week we are switching things up and bringing back video. Producer Lucy tests the boys out on Marvel Cinematic Universe trivia, and failing to answer 3/5 questions results in a taste of a hot wing. The hot sauce gets hotter as the questions get harder, EXACTLY like Hot Ones on YouTube but not at the same time ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ WATCH THE VIDEO HERE https://youtu.be/tYVdXwrDuT8 TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs...

Duration:00:47:07

Episode 30: The Shimmer Gets Avenged

4/29/2019
John and Bryan decided to experience Avengers Endgame at 1:45am opening night and they talk about their experience and the film at the END of the episode. The guys discuss the history of midnight releases in film and spoiler culture with social media. Have you ever been on a movie date and ended up actually enjoying the film? The guys tell you their stories and blabber on about tons of random stuff. TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast...

Duration:01:01:55

Episode 29: Post Vacation Catch Up!

4/10/2019
We're back after a crazy month off to talk about everything from Xanax for dogs to the new DC Universe film Shazam! Bryan and John catch up and trade off some interesting films they've seen in their time off. TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:50:49

Episode 28: Happy Death Day (2U Too!)

2/25/2019
Now that the Academy Awards are over, we can get back to NON BORING movies like the comedy/horror surprise hit HAPPY DEATH DAY and its sequel that just came out in HAPPY DEATH DAY 2U. John gives praise to star Jessica Rothe and Bryan talks about a montage set to the sounds of Paramore. TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:49:49

The Shimmer Podcast Academy Awards Spectacular

2/21/2019
The Academy Awards are THIS SUNDAY and we are finally sitting down to discuss OUR PICKS amongst this year's nominees. THAT'S RIGHT, it's our THIRD episode this week!!! We start off discussing some stuff we've watched recently before jumping into the predictions, sound off on who YOU think will win Best Picture! TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:01:04:42

Oscars Week: Roma

2/20/2019
It's still OSCAR'S WEEK and following up our stellar and concise review on Best Picture nominee GREEN BOOK, we are discussing the Netflix film ROMA. John gets into his love for director Alfonso Cuarón and his enveloping review on the film that Bryan DEFINITELY watched. What do you wanna hear us talk about next? TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:04:52

Oscars Week: Green Book

2/18/2019
IT IS OSCARS WEEK, and we are giving some of the Best Picture nominees our individual attention. First up is Green Book starring Mahershala Ali and Viggo Mortenson. What do you wanna hear us talk about next? TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:01:07

Episode 26: Vice

2/11/2019
As we get closer to the Academy Awards, we continue to run down the Best Picture nominees. This week we tackle Adam McKay's Vice, the movie about THICK CHENEY. What do you wanna hear us talk about next? TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:55:20

Episode 25: Bohemian Rhapsody

2/4/2019
This week we start off on a random tangent about the random struggles in men's fashion. We break down the cheesy Bohemian Rhapsody and how the hell it could be nominated for BEST PICTURE at this year's Academy Awards. The Academy's nominations this year are heavily questioned and we go down the rabbit hole on how this year's nominees came to be. Is Mark Wahlberg's ROCKSTAR a far superior biographical band film? Bryan makes his case and it's a fun listen, ALL HAIL STEEL DRAGON What do you...

Duration:00:59:50

Episode 24: Glass

1/28/2019
We start off this week with a spirited conversation about Lady Gaga's career because why not? THEN we get into the final entry in the Unbreakable Trilogy that nobody knew was ever going to happen. Does it stack up to the previous entries in the series? Listen to find out! What do you wanna hear us talk about next? TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:43:19

Episode 23: A Star Is Born

1/21/2019
This week we talk about the 2018 edition of A Star Is Born, directed by Bradley Cooper. Does it live up to the hype heading into awards season? Bryan speculates on similarities between Lady Gaga's career and her movie character's upward trajectory. John talks about what moved him most and as always we jump off track just to bring it back full circle. What do you wanna hear us talk about next? TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste...

Duration:00:43:35

Episode 22: Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse

1/14/2019
This week we went to see the highly anticipated and extremely well received Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse and the boys have GOT SOME THOUGHTS. John gives the play by play on some interesting characters in our audience and Bryan vents on little kids in movie theaters. What do you wanna hear us talk about next? TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:55:37

Episode 21: Venom

1/7/2019
We are starting off 2019 with a BANG The controversial entry in the Sony/Marvel Universe is the topic of conversation this week, and the boys draw big comparisons to an early episode's film in Upgrade. What do you wanna hear us talk about next? TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:38:01

Episode 20: The Best of 2018

12/31/2018
We are ending this year telling you what we loved in Documentaries, TV Shows, and MOVIES. HAPPY NEW YEAR GUYS 2019 IS GONNA ROCK What do you wanna hear us talk about next? TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:55:45

Episode 19: Home Alone 2

12/25/2018
Merry Christmas suckas, this week we talk for nearly 30 mins about literally EVERYTHING and then we get into Home Alone 2. What do you wanna hear us talk about next? TWEET US or FOLLOW US on Twitter & Instagram instagram.com/shimmerpodcast twitter.com/bbatiste twitter.com/JBradleySongs EMAIL US at shimmerpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:56:27