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A weekly film podcast decoding classic spy cinema. Hosted by Agent Scott & Cam the Provocateur.

A weekly film podcast decoding classic spy cinema. Hosted by Agent Scott & Cam the Provocateur.

Location:

Canada

Description:

A weekly film podcast decoding classic spy cinema. Hosted by Agent Scott & Cam the Provocateur.

Twitter:

@spyhards

Language:

English


Episodes

Introducing the Disavowed List

6/18/2021
Agents Scott and Cam reveal their latest ongoing podcast feature, the Disavowed List, which will house only the genre's very worst. The hosts then debate which past films are to be inducted into this new SpyHards Hall of Shame. Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List and the Disavowed List at Letterboxd.com/spyhards Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

Duration:00:35:49

044. The Little Drummer Girl (1984)

6/14/2021
Agents Scott and Cam, along with guest operative Zach from The Spy-Fi Guys podcast, trade the theatre stage for the espionage world with the 1984 John le Carré adaptation The Little Drummer Girl starring Diane Keaton. Directed by George Roy Hill. Starring Diane Keaton, Yorgo Voyagis, Klaus Kinski, Sami Frey, Michael Cristofer and Eli Danker. Check out The Spy-Fi Guys wherever you get your podcasts. Zach also appears on the Tuesday Night Gaming podcast, available everywhere. Social media:...

Duration:01:29:12

043. Taken (2008)

6/7/2021
Agents Scott and Cam receive an extremely ominous phone call from Liam Neeson while reassessing the 2008 surprise hit Taken. Directed by Pierre Morel. Starring Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Leland Orser, Famke Janssen, Jon Gries, David Warshofsky, Holly Valance, Katie Cassidy and Xander Berkeley. Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List at Letterboxd.com/spyhards Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

Duration:01:26:41

Spy Movie Mash-Up (Live from Livestream for the Cure 2021)

6/3/2021
Agents Scott and Cam attempt to create the craziest spy films ever in a live episode recorded at the Livestream for the Cure 2021 event. Swapping secret agent icons like Bond, Black Widow and the Spy Kids into classics such as The Bourne Identity, Goldfinger and Mission: Impossible - Fallout, the duo turn the genre on its head in a lively game of mash-up madness. You can stream Livestream for the Cure on their Twitch channel. Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List at...

Duration:00:56:10

042. Argo (2012)

5/31/2021
Agents Scott and Cam, along with guest operative Jules from the Riddle Me That! True Crime podcast, form a fake film crew and go undercover with Ben Affleck in 2012's Oscar-winning Argo. Directed by Ben Affleck. Starring Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, John Goodman, Alan Arkin, Victor Garber, Tate Donovan, Clea DuVall, Scoot McNairy, Rory Cochrane, Christopher Denham, Kerry Bishé and Kyle Chandler. Riddle Me That! True Crime is available wherever you get your podcasts. Jules also appears on...

Duration:01:36:51

041. Goldfinger (1964)

5/24/2021
Agents Scott and Cam, along with guest operative Calvin Dyson, YouTube James Bond expert, dodge deadly flying bowler hats while reuniting with Sean Connery for 1964's Goldfinger. Directed by Guy Hamilton. Starring Sean Connery, Gert Frobe, Honor Blackman, Shirley Eaton, Tania Mallet, Harold Sakata and Bernard Lee. Make sure to visit Calvin's YouTube page for more fantastic 007 content. Calvin can also be heard on the James Bond & Friends Podcast and the Diminishing Returns Podcast,...

Duration:01:41:10

040. One of Our Dinosaurs is Missing (1975)

5/17/2021
Agents Scott and Cam, along with guest operatives Ian and Ethan from Best Film Ever Podcast, chase a Brontosaurus skeleton through the foggy London streets with the 1975 Disney film One of Our Dinosaurs is Missing. Directed by Robert Stevenson. Starring Peter Ustinov, Helen Hayes, Clive Revill, Derek Nimmo, Joan Sims and Bernard Bresslaw The Best Film Ever Podcast is available wherever you get your podcasts. Ian and Ethan can also be heard on the Talking the Mickey podcast, available...

Duration:01:36:33

039. Charlie's Angels (2000)

5/10/2021
Agents Scott and Cam get schooled in wire-fu by Diaz, Barrymore and Liu while taking on 2000's big screen adaptation of Charlie's Angels. Directed by McG. Starring Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu, Bill Murray, Sam Rockwell, Kelly Lynch, Tim Curry, Crispin Glover, Matt LeBlanc, Tom Green and Luke Wilson. Check out Ashley Spencer's Vanity Fair article "The Complicated Legacy of the 2000 Charlie's Angels." Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List at Letterboxd.com/spyhards Podcast...

Duration:01:31:25

038. Ministry of Fear (1944)

5/3/2021
Agents Scott and Cam share a slice of cake with Ray Milland while delving into Fritz Lang's 1944 espionage thriller Ministry of Fear. Directed by Fritz Lang. Starring Ray Milland, Marjorie Reynolds, Carl Esmond, Hillary Brooke, Percy Waram, Dan Duryea and Alan Napier. Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List at Letterboxd.com/spyhards Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

Duration:01:24:52

Tom Clancy's Without Remorse - DECLASSIFIED

4/29/2021
Agents Scott and Cam return to their DECLASSIFIED series with a spoiler-filled breakdown of Amazon Prime's new Tom Clancy adaptation Without Remorse starring Michael B. Jordan. Directed by Stefano Sollima. Starring Michael B. Jordan, Jodie Turner-Smith, Jamie Bell, Guy Pearce and Lauren London. Without Remorse is available now on Amazon Prime. Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List at Letterboxd.com/spyhards Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

Duration:00:38:26

037. Our Man Flint (1966)

4/26/2021
Agents Scott and Cam, along with guest operative Alan J. Porter, co-author of The James Bond Lexicon and co-host of On Her Majesty's Secret Podcast, balance across chairs with James Coburn while revisiting 1966's Our Man Flint. Directed by Daniel Mann. Starring James Coburn, Lee J. Cobb, Gila Golan, Edward Mulhare, Benson Fong, Shelby Grant, Sigrid Valdis, Gianna Serra and Helen Funai. The James Bond Lexicon, as well as Alan's other books, can be purchased on Amazon. Check out On Her...

Duration:01:24:48

036. The MacKintosh Man (1973)

4/19/2021
Agents Scott and Cam, along with guest operative Christian from The Spy-Fi Guys podcast, plot a daring prison breakout while tackling the 1973 Paul Newman espionage thriller The MacKintosh Man. Directed by John Huston. Starring Paul Newman, Dominique Sanda, James Mason, Harry Andrews, Ian Bannen and Michael Hordern. Check out The Spy-Fi Guys wherever you get your podcasts. Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List at Letterboxd.com/spyhards Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

Duration:01:23:10

The Courier (2020) - DECLASSIFIED

4/16/2021
Agents Scott and Cam launch their DECLASSIFIED series, offering immediate spoilery takes on new spy movies, with a look at the Benedict Cumberbatch espionage thriller The Courier. In addition to reviewing the film, they also talk to director Dominic Cooke about adapting this fascinating true story and the notable cloak and dagger classics that inspired him. Directed by Dominic Cooke. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Merab Ninidze, Rachel Brosnahan, Jessie Buckley, Angus Wright and Kirill...

Duration:00:52:46

035. Jason Bourne (2016)

4/12/2021
Agents Scott and Cam, along with guest operatives Aubree and Karyn from the Chick-Lit podcast, develop serious social media paranoia while riding along with Matt Damon in 2016's Jason Bourne. Directed by Paul Greengrass. Starring Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones, Alicia Vikander, Vincent Cassel, Julia Stiles and Riz Ahmed. Check out Chick-Lit wherever you get your podcasts. Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List at Letterboxd.com/spyhards Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

Duration:01:38:33

SpyMaster Interview #4 - Craig Safan

4/9/2021
Agents Scott and Cam welcome Remo Williams composer Craig Safan to the show to talk about creating the film's unique and memorable score. He also shares stories about his work on The Last Starfighter, A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master and TV's "Cheers." For more on Craig Safan, head to his website. Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List at: Letterboxd.com/spyhards

Duration:01:04:28

034. Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (1985)

4/5/2021
Agents Scott and Cam scamper up scaffolding with Fred Ward while decoding 1985's Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins. Directed by Guy Hamilton. Starring Fred Ward, Joel Grey, Wilford Brimley, J.A. Preston, George Coe, Charles Cioffi and Kate Mulgrew. Check out Walter Chaw's article "Remo Williams Never Became the American James Bond, But It Definitely Represented America (For Better and for Worse)" Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List at Letterboxd.com/spyhards Podcast artwork by...

Duration:01:17:22

033. The World is Not Enough (1999)

3/29/2021
Agents Scott and Cam, along with guest operative Dr. Lisa Funnell, 007 scholar and Associate Professor in the Women's and Gender Studies Program at the University of Oklahoma, swoop in on parahawks to review the 1999 James Bond adventure The World is Not Enough. Directed by Michael Apted. Starring Pierce Brosnan, Sophie Marceau, Robert Carlyle, Denise Richards, Robbie Coltrane and Judi Dench. Check out Dr. Lisa Funnell's work over at her website. Her books "For His Eyes Only: The Women of...

Duration:01:43:59

032. Tenet (2020)

3/22/2021
Agents Scott and Cam pull off a daring temporal pincer movement while breaking down Christopher Nolan's mind-bending thriller Tenet. Directed by Christopher Nolan. Starring John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Kenneth Branagh, Dimple Kapadia, Himesh Patel, Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Michael Caine. Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List at Letterboxd.com/spyhards Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

Duration:01:42:11

Spy vs. Spy (Live from Pod vCon: Spring Break 2021)

3/18/2021
Agents Scott and Cam pit spy against spy during a live episode recorded at the Pod vCon: Spring Break Podcast Marathon. From Bond to Bourne, Palmer to Powers, who will emerge triumphant in this fun and intense bracket match? Learn more about Pod vCon on Facebook or Instagram. Social media: @spyhards View the NOC List at Letterboxd.com/spyhards Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

Duration:00:46:05

031. Bullet to Beijing (1995) & Midnight in St. Petersburg (1996)

3/15/2021
Agents Scott and Cam, along with guest operative Rob Mallows of The Deighton Dossier, bid their friend Harry Palmer farewell by examining the 1990s TV movies Bullet to Beijing and Midnight in St. Petersburg, and then reflecting on the character's five-film journey. Bullet to Beijing - Directed by George Mihalka. Starring Michael Caine, Jason Connery, Mia Sara, Michael Gambon, Michael Sarrazin, Lev Prygunov and Burt Kwouk. Midnight in St. Petersburg - Directed by Douglas Jackson. Starring...

Duration:01:18:49