The Swampflix Podcast

Film

The podcast version of the New Orleans-based movie review website Swampflix.com

Location:

New Orleans, LA

Description:

The podcast version of the New Orleans-based movie review website Swampflix.com

Twitter:

@Swampflix

Language:

English


Episodes

#178: On the Count of Three & 2022's Honorable Mentions

1/24/2023
Brandon, James, Britnee, and Hanna continue our discussion of the Top Films of 2022 with some honorable mentions, starting with the Jerrod Carmichael suicide comedy On the Count of Three https://swampflix.com/2023/01/24/swampflixs-top-10-films-of-2022/ 00:00 Welcome 02:00 M3GAN (2023) 03:20 Shin Ultraman (2023) 05:25 Sick (2023) 07:25 Skinamarink (2023) 16:05 On the Count of Three (2022) 35:53 Aline (2022) 55:40 Lux Æterna (2022) 1:10:13 We Met in Virtual Reality (2022)

Duration:01:33:24

Lagniappe: The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)

1/16/2023
Boomer, Brandon, and Alli discuss the neorealist Italian poverty drama The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978) https://swampflix.com/ 0:00 Welcome 03:58 Marcel the Shell with Shoes On (2022) 08:22 Queen of Versailles Reigns Again 15:52 Blue Lagoon: The Awakening (2012) 19:10 Rosaline (2022) 22:40 Blue Hawaii (1961) 26:40 M3GAN (2023) 33:50 The Woman in Black (2012) 37:59 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1982) 41:47 The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)

Duration:01:14:25

#177: The Top 27 Films of 2022

1/12/2023
Brandon, James, Britnee, and Hanna discuss their favorite films of 2022 https://swampflix.com/ 00:00 Welcome 05:35 Resurrection 11:00 Strawberry Mansion 15:14 Marcel the Shell with Shoes On 21:00 Fresh 25:15 Pearl 31:35 Men 35:38 Deadstream 38:48 The Eternal Daughter 43:58 Funny Pages 50:07 Parallel Mothers 52:05 Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio 1:00:52 Triangle of Sadness 1:06:16 The Northman 1:10:33 Hatching 1:14:30 Inu-Oh 1:16:53 Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris 1:22:25 Please Baby Please 1:29:06...

Duration:02:48:11

Lagniappe: Neptune Frost (2022)

1/4/2023
Boomer, Brandon, and Alli welcome in the New Year by discussing one of 2022's underseen gems: Neptune Frost, an Afrofuturist musical about the poetry of hacking. https://swampflix.com/2023/01/02/brandons-top-20-films-of-2022/ 00:00 Welcome 07:57 Babylon (2022) 14:08 The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992) 15:33 Psycho Beach Party (2000) 18:00 The Coen Brothers 32:00 Funny Girl (1968) 34:03 Moonstruck (1987) 38:08 Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio (2022) 45:22 Glass Onion (2022) 49:49 Crimes of the...

Duration:01:21:41

#176: Un Chien Andalou (1929) and 2022's Sight & Sound Exiles

12/26/2022
Brandon, James, Britnee, and Hanna discuss four films that recently fell off the Sight & Sound Top 100 list, starting with Luis Buñuel & Salvador Dalí's landmark surrealist short Un Chien Andalou (1929) https://swampflix.com/ 00:00 Welcome 02:44 Resurrection (2022) 05:40 The Innocents (2022) 07:17 After Blue: Dirty Paradise (2022) 10:00 Please Baby Please (2022) 13:33 Dimension 20 15:45 The Menu (2022) 22:33 The Sight & Sound Top 100 27:40 Un Chien Andalou (1929) 44:02 The Magnificent...

Duration:01:56:35

Lagniappe: Everything Everywhere All At Once & 2022's SEFCA Award Winners

12/21/2022
Brandon is joined by Moviegoing with Bill's Bill Arceneaux to discuss the Southeastern Film Critic Association's 2022 awarded films, starting with the top-prize winner Everything Everywhere All At Once https://www.sefca.net/winners https://www.moviegoing.rocks/ 00:00 Moviegoing with Bill 06:20 SEFCA 24:44 EEAAO 59:56 Other winners

Duration:01:37:03

#175: A Summer Place (1959) & Holiday Melodrama

12/11/2022
Brandon, James, Britnee, and Hanna discuss a grab bag of movies that stir up memorable moments of holiday melodrama. https://swampflix.com/ 00:00 Welcome 08:34 The Illusionist (2010) 12:30 And God Created Woman (1988) 18:24 Blow-Up (1966) 21:23 EO (2022) 24:15 A Summer Place (1959) 50:05 Meet Me in St. Louis (1944) 1:03:50 Autumn in New York (2000) 1:20:33 Pieces of April (2003)

Duration:01:39:15

Lagniappe: The Company of Wolves (1984)

12/5/2022
Boomer, Brandon, and Alli continue their celebration of Angela Lansbury by discussing the coming-of-age werewolf anthology horror The Company of Wolves (1984) . https://swampflix.com/ 00:00 Welcome 00:55 Knife+Heart (2018) 03:52 The Menu (2022) 05:00 Marcel the Shell with Shoes On (2022) 08:20 Andor 09:58 Weird (2022) 13:50 Fire of Love (2022) 16:10 Barbarian (2022) 17:25 Fifty Shades 20:07 Do Revenge (2022) 22:14 Don't Worry Darling (2022) 25:25 Bones and All (2022) 29:10 The Eternal...

Duration:00:51:17

#174: Girl Asleep (2015) & Classic Twee

11/27/2022
Brandon, James, Britnee, and Hanna discuss the merits & miseries of twee, comparing the 2015 twee-revival comedy Girl Asleep against a grab bag of aughts-era twee classics. https://swampflix.com/ 00:00 Welcome 02:26 Imitation of Life (1959) 05:00 Don't Worry Darling (2022) 08:13 Banshees of Inisherin (2022) 13:00 Triangle of Sadness (2022) 17:05 Top Gun: Maverick (2022) 21:17 Solomon King (1978) 25:18 Girl Asleep (2015) 39:02 The Royal Tenenbaums (2001) 55:22 Amélie (2001) 1:12:02 Garden...

Duration:01:29:32

Lagniappe: Pumpkin (2002)

11/21/2022
Boomer and Brandon discuss the bad-taste Christina Ricci comedy Pumpkin (2002), in which a WASP sorority girl falls disastrously in love with a mentally disabled athlete https://swampflix.com/ 00:00 Welcome 01:20 The Rehearsal 06:06 Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio (2022) 11:27 Death Becomes Her (1992) 21:00 True Grit (2010) 23:23 Gods of Egypt (2016) 26:46 Pumpkin (2002)

Duration:00:59:07

#173: Causeway (2022) & #NOFF2022

11/19/2022
Brandon is joined by Moviegoing with Bill's Bill Arceneaux to review the films they caught at the 33rd annual New Orleans Film Festival, starting with the locally-set Jennifer Lawrence drama Causeway https://www.moviegoing.rocks/ 00:00 NOFF2022 14:44 Causeway 36:55 The Negro and the Cheese Knife 45:00 Signal and Noise 51:55 Really Good Friends 1:00:40 The Streets Tell a Story 1:03:03 Iron Sharpens Iron 1:15:15 Street Punx 1:17:37 In Search of ... Pregame 1:26:30 Friday I'm in Love 1:29:50...

Duration:01:49:43

Lagniappe: Gaslight (1944)

11/7/2022
Lagniappe: Gaslight (1944) Boomer, Brandon, and Alli celebrate Angela Lansbury's career by looking back to her big-screen debut in the psychological thriller Gaslight (1944) https://swampflix.com/ 00:00 Welcome 00:30 Slumber Party Massacre (1982) 02:00 Halloween costumes & candy 14:45 Creepshow 2 (1987) 22:00 Valentine (2001) 31:50 Táriangle of Sadness (2022) 35:55 Mrs 'Arris Goes to Paris (1992, 2022) 43:35 Gaslight (1944)

Duration:01:09:18

#172: Body Parts (1991) & Surgical Horror

10/30/2022
Brandon, James, Britnee, and Hanna discuss a grab bag of horror movies about evil surgeons, starting with the major studio body horror Body Parts (1991) https://swampflix.com/2022/09/30/halloween-streaming-recommendations-2022/ 0:00 Welcome 01:51 Fascination (1979) 04:20 See for Me (2022) 09:05 Blood Sick Psychosis (2022) 12:40 The Night Porter (1974) 16:44 Body Parts (1991) 33:45 The Man Who Could Cheat Death (1959) 46:33 Scalpel (1977) 59:25 The Skin I Live In (2011)

Duration:01:29:36

Lagniappe: The Beyond (1981)

10/24/2022
Boomer, Brandon, and Alli discuss Lucio Fulci's surrealist horror whatsit The Beyond (1981), set at the gates of Hell just outside New Orleans https://swampflix.com/2022/09/30/halloween-streaming-recommendations-2022/ 0:00 Welcome 02:22 Halloween Ends (2022) 09:14 Halloween II (1981) 14:10 Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) 16:22 Hellraiser (2022) 19:10 Bride of the Re-Animator (1989) 24:38 Smile (2022) 29:09 The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018) 33:20 Dark Glasses (2022) 46:09 The Beyond (1981)

Duration:01:06:57

#171: Fight for Your Life (1977) & Video Nasties

10/21/2022
Brandon, James, Britnee, and Hanna discuss a grab bag of horror films banned by British censors on the infamous "Video Nasties" list, starting with the racial-tensions home invasion thriller Fight for Your Life (1977) https://swampflix.com/2022/09/30/halloween-streaming-recommendations-2022/ 00:00 Welcome 01:15 Twister (1996) 07:15 The Other Side of the Underneath (1972) 12:45 Sissy (2022) 14:45 Deadstream (2022) 17:00 Medusa (2022) 19:40 Evilspeak (1981) 23:21 Video nasties 34:45 Fight for...

Duration:01:50:41

Lagniappe: The House that Dripped Blood (1971)

10/10/2022
Boomer, Brandon, and Alli discuss the Amicus anthology horror The House that Dripped Blood (1971), written by Psycho author Robert Bloch https://swampflix.com/2022/09/30/halloween-streaming-recommendations-2022/ 0:00 Welcome 03:16 Don't Worry Darling (2022) 12:00 The Princess Bride (1987) 14:30 Burn After Reading (2008) 18:17 Beavis and Butthead Do the Universe (2022) 21:38 The Hidden (1987) 24:23 Vesper (2022) 27:27 Smile (2022) 30:14 Hellraiser (2022) 33:51 The House that Dripped Blood...

Duration:00:59:07

#170: The Plumber (1979) & Evil Professionals

10/5/2022
Brandon, James, Britnee, and Hanna discuss a grab bag of horror films about evil professionals who terrorize on the job, starting with Peter Weir's made-for-TV domestic thriller The Plumber (1979) https://swampflix.com/2022/09/30/halloween-streaming-recommendations-2022/ 0:00 Welcome 01:30 The Peanut Butter Solution (1985) 06:38 Kalifornia (1993) 10:45 Eyes Without a Face (1960) 12:30 Desert Hearts (1985) 14:15 Smile (2022) 17:40 Intimidation (1960) 20:35 Monkeybone (2001) 27:34 The Plumber...

Duration:01:38:15

Lagniappe: Wishmaster (1997)

9/26/2022
Boomer, Brandon, and Alli discuss the evil-djinn effects showcase horror Wishmaster (1997) https://swampflix.com/ 00:00 Welcome 04:28 Barbarian (2022) 10:25 Arabesque (1966) 12:20 Dagon (2001) 14:44 Even the Wind is Afraid (1968) 16:45 Tubi 23:33 Hellraiser (1987) 31:35 Pearl (2022) 36:30 The Silent Twins (2022) 40:25 Wishmaster (1997)

Duration:01:23:11

#169: Willow (1988) & Fairy Tales

9/20/2022
Brandon, James, Britnee, and Hanna discuss a grab bag of fantasy films & fairy tales, starting with the 1988 Warwick Davis star-maker Willow https://swampflix.com/ 00:00 Welcome 02:25 Vengeance (2022) 09:20 Barbarian (2022) 12:50 Seconds (1966) 17:05 Ghost in the Shell (1995) 22:05 Willow (1988) 44:30 The Singing Ringing Tree (1957) 1:02:17 Gretel & Hansel (2020) 1:17:17 Belle (2022)

Duration:01:35:06

Lagniappe: Jacob's Ladder (1990)

9/15/2022
Boomer, Brandon, and Alli discuss Adrian Lyne’s post-Vietnam War psych horror Jacob's Ladder (1990) https://swampflix.com/ 00:00 Welcome 02:36 Power of the Dog (2021) 06:00 Vampires (1998) 07:30 The Fog (1980) 11:35 Funny Pages (2022) 16:20 The Hobbit: A Long-Expected Autopsy (2018) 19:10 Victoria & Abdul (2017) 22:45 Three Thousand Years of Longing (2022) 25:50 A Serious Man (2009) 33:30 Jacob's Ladder (1990)

Duration:01:06:03