Episodes
On the July 23, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editorial director Peter Sciretta is joined by senior writer and weekend editor Brad Oman and senior writer Ben Pearson to talk about the latest film and TV news, including Jordan Peele’s Nope, The Kaiju Score, Free Guy, David Gordon Green’s Exorcist and Loki. Opening Banter:  In The News:  Brad (og Shania): ‘The Kaiju Score’ Sounds Like ‘Ocean’s 11’ During a Godzilla Attack Ben: ‘Night Agent’ Series Heading to Netflix From ‘The...
Published 07/23/21
On the July 22, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by senior writer and weekend editor Brad Oman to talk about the latest film and TV news, including the new Batgirl, Zack Snyder, why we haven’t seen a Transformers/G.I Joe crossover, Pen15, and Assembled: The Making of Loki. Opening Banter:  In The News:  Ben: The New ‘Batgirl’ is ‘In the Heights’ Star Leslie Grace Ben: Zack Snyder’s Stone Quarry Productions Signs First-Look Deal with Netflix Brad:...
Published 07/22/21
On the July 21, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editorial director Peter Sciretta is joined by senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Vanessa Armstrong to talk about the latest film and TV news, including Marvel Animation, Neil Gaiman's Anansi Boys, Fast and Furious, Old and Dune. Opening Banter: Vanessa is one of our new regular contributors. What kind of movie person are you? In The News:  Ben: Marvel to Create “Mini Studio” For More Animated Disney+ Shows Like ‘What If?’ Vanessa:...
Published 07/21/21
On the July 20, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by senior writer and chief film critic Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including the Fear Street Cinematic Universe, Batgirl testing, Game of Thrones animated shows, and We Have a Ghost. Opening Banter:    In The News:  Chris (OG Jeremy): ‘Fear Street’ Director Wants to Create a Horror Cinematic Universe to Rival the MCU Ben: ‘Batgirl’ Actresses Testing for Lead Role...
Published 07/20/21
On the July 19, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editorial director Peter Sciretta is joined by senior writer and weekend editor Brad Oman to talk about the latest film and TV news, including Clerks 3, Black Widow and Loki. Opening Banter:    In The News:  Chris: Marvel’s ‘Blade’ Reboot Finds Its Director in Bassam Tariq Brad (og Jeremy): ‘Clerks III’ is Officially Happening, With Kevin Smith Turning His Convenience Store Characters Into Filmmakers Brad: ‘Space Jam: A New Legacy’...
Published 07/19/21
On the July 16, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by senior writer and chief film critic Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain and the controversy surrounding it. Plus, listen to our interview with director Morgan Neville. Opening Banter:    In The News:    ‘Roadrunner’ Features Some Anthony Bourdain Voiceovers Created Using Artificial Intelligence [Interview]   Also...
Published 07/16/21
On the July 15, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by news editor Hoai-Tran Bui to talk about the latest film and TV news, including the 2021 Emmy nominations, a new Star Trek movie, Age of Legends, and Indiana Jones 5. Opening Banter:    In The News:  HT (OG Danielle): 2021 Emmy Nominations: ‘The Crown’ and ‘The Mandalorian’ Lead with 24 Nods, ‘WandaVision’ Follows with 23 HT (OG Joshua): New ‘Star Trek’ Movie Coming From ‘WandaVision’ Director...
Published 07/15/21
On the July 14, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editorial director Peter Sciretta is joined by weekend editor and senior writer Brad Oman to have a spoiler-heavy discussion about Loki episode 6 “For All Time. Always” In The Spoiler Room: Loki episode 6 “For All Time. Always” The Problem with ‘Loki’ is Simple: How Do You Trust a “Bad Guy”?  What Ravonna Renslayer’s Ongoing Mission Means for ‘Loki’ Season 2  How the ‘Loki’ and ‘WandaVision’ Finales Set the Stage for the Next Phase of...
Published 07/15/21
On the July 13, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by senior news editor Jacob Hall to discuss the future of /Film. Opening Banter:    In The News: The Future of /Film: A Long-Awaited Redesign, a Newly Expanded Writing Staff, and Saying Farewell to an Old Friend The Slashfilmcast is Now The Filmcast – Here’s What You Need to Know   Also mentioned:    All the other stuff you need to know: You can find more about all the stories we...
Published 07/13/21
On the July 12, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film Editorial Director Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson to discuss this weekend’s Black Widow box office and what it means for the recovery of theatrical exhibition and also what the streaming numbers might mean for the future of movies. In The News: Jeremy: ‘Black Widow’ Smashes Pandemic Box Office Records With the Biggest Opening Since ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’Is the box office returning to normal? Look...
Published 07/12/21
On the July 9, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film Editorial Director Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor and senior writer Brad Oman to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Marvel and Star Wars news, and we’ll have a spoiler discussion about the Black Widow credits scene.   Opening Banter:    In The News: Peter (og Josh): Marvel Cruises Its Way to the Disney Cruise Line with A Quantum Encounter Brad: Marvel’s ‘What If…?’ Trailer Breakdown: Everything The New...
Published 07/09/21
On the July 8, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by senior writer and chief film critic Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including The Tomorrow War 2 and a remake of Guys and Dolls. Then they open up the mailbag and answer some listener questions. Opening Banter:    In The News: (Chris) ‘The Tomorrow War 2’ in the Works at Amazon, Chris Pratt and Director Chris McKay Expected to Return (Chris) ‘Guys and Dolls’ Coming...
Published 07/08/21
On the July 7, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editorial director Peter Sciretta is joined by weekend editor Brad Oman to have a spoiler discussion about Loki Episode 5 “Journey Into Mystery”. Opening Banter:  In The Spoiler Room: Loki Episode 5 “Journey Into Mystery” Feedback Brief reactions Breakdown14 ‘Loki’ Episode 5 Easter Eggs and What They Could Mean for the Marvel Cinematic Universe How ‘Loki’ Head Writer Michael Waldron Used the Latest Episode to Rewrite the Events...
Published 07/07/21
On the July 6, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by weekend editor Brad Oman and senior writer and chief film critic Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including the death of Richard Donner, Noah Hawley’s Alien TV series, a potential Black Widow sequel, and how Justin Lin wants to bring Brian back into future Fast and Furious sequels. Opening Banter:    In The News: Ben (OG Danielle): Richard Donner, Director of...
Published 07/06/21
On the July 1, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editorial director Peter Sciretta is joined by news editor Hoai-Tran Bui to talk about visiting the set of Disney’s Jungle Cruise. Opening Banter: Congrats to HT on her promotion. In Our Feature Presentation: ‘Jungle Cruise’ Wants to Be the Next ‘Pirates of the Caribbean,’ With a Dash of ‘Romancing the Stone’ [Set Visit Report]How long ago was this set visit? What did you see filming? What sets? How are they turning a theme park ride...
Published 07/01/21
On the June 30, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editorial director Peter Sciretta is joined by weekend editor Brad Oman to have a spoiler discussion about Loki Episode 4 “The Nexus Event”.   In The Spoiler Room: Loki Episode 4 “The Nexus Event” Feedback  Brief reactions  Breakdown  Speculation      Also mentioned:    All the other stuff you need to know: You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at slashfilm.com, and linked inside...
Published 06/30/21
On the June 29, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and TV news, including new projects from Quentin Tarantino, Dwayne Johnson’s holiday movie Red One, the possibility of a fourth Riddick movie, and what’s to come from the final Fast and Furious films. Opening Banter:    In The News: Ben: Quentin Tarantino Has Written a ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ Stage Play, Teases a Scene That Isn’t in the...
Published 06/29/21
On the June 28, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editorial director Peter Sciretta is joined by weekend editor Brad Oman to discuss the latest film and tv news, including F9, a Fast & Furious Musical, Freaks and Geeks, Nathan Fielder, WandaVision and Dexter. Opening Banter:    In The News: Brad: ‘F9’ Easily Speeds to the Top of the Box Office Charts, Smashes Pandemic Records with $70 Million Debut Peter (og Jeremy): Vin Diesel is “Dying” to Do a ‘Fast and Furious’...
Published 06/28/21
On the June 25, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by weekend editor Brad Oman and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to react to the trailers for Halloween Kills and Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. Opening Banter:    In The News: ‘Halloween Kills’ Trailer: Michael Myers is Back...Again ‘Halloween Kills’ Trailer Breakdown: Laurie Strode is Coming for Michael Myers ‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings’ Trailer: Simu Liu is the MCU’s Latest...
Published 06/25/21
On the June 24, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by writer Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including a Jaws reboot, a Tower of Terror movie, Jerry Seinfeld’s newest film, and the reigniting of the Vin Diesel/Dwayne Johnson beef. Opening Banter:    In The News: Chris: Universal Approached Steven Spielberg About a ‘Jaws’ Reboot, And He Rightfully Said No Ben: The Vin Diesel/Dwayne Johnson Feud Reignites As Diesel Takes...
Published 06/24/21
On the June 23, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editorial director Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman to have a spoiler filled discussion about Loki Episode 3 "Lamentis". Opening Banter:  In The Spoiler Room: Loki Episode 3 "Lamentis" Feedback  Brief reactions Breakdown7 ‘Loki’ Episode 3 Easter Eggs and What They Could Mean for the Marvel Cinematic Universe ‘Loki’ Just Confirmed a Key Part of Loki’s Sexuality and It Has the Lighting to Prove...
Published 06/23/21
On the June 22, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman to talk about Transformers: Rise of the Beasts. Opening Banter:    In The News: ‘Transformers: Rise of the Beasts’ Will Continue the Franchise, Explore ‘Beast Wars’ Characters ‘Transformers: Rise of the Beasts’ Reveals Details on Human Characters Played By Anthony Ramos and Dominique Fishback ‘Transformers: Rise of the Beasts’ Will Feature Generation 1 Optimus...
Published 06/22/21
On the June 21, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film Editorial Director Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and senior writer Ben Pearson to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Marvel Characters That Deserve Their Own Prequel Movies, Steven Spielberg, Black Widow and F9. Opening Banter:    In The News: Ben: Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Signs Deal With Netflix; Will Still Release Films Theatrically Through Universal Brad: ‘Black Widow’ Star David Harbour...
Published 06/21/21
On the June 18, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film Editorial Director Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson, and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss what they’ve been up to at the Water Cooler. Opening Banter: Jacob and Chris arent here this week. At The Water Cooler: What we’ve been Doing:Peter went to Orlando Florida for the grand opening of the VelociCoaster at Universal’s Islands of Adventure. It was an experience going from mask-mandated...
Published 06/18/21
On the June 17, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including Black Widow early buzz, Pixar’s plan to go back to theatrical releases, John Wick 4, V/H/S/94, and a UFO docu-series from J.J. Abrams. Opening Banter:  In The News:  HT: ‘Black Widow’ Early Buzz: Marvel Delivers on Action, Florence Pugh Hailed as MVP Chris: Pixar Plans to Go Back to Theatrical Releases...
Published 06/17/21