#346 : tenet

The guys finally review the biggest film of 2020, Christopher Nolan’s Tenet. Joe recommends two Hollywood...

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#345 : ma rainey’s black bottom

The film adaptation of August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, a certain Oscar player later this year,...

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#344 : HBO Max Deal & the State of Cinema

The guys dig into the ramifications of the recent WarnerMedia / HBO Max deal to release the former’s 2021 film...

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#343 : mank

The guys review David Fincher’s Mank in this episode, but not before weighing in on Netflix’s other big...

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#342 : on the rocks

The guys review Sofia Coppola’s On the Rocks in this episode. Joe and Jared each recommend one of their...

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#341 : the trial of the chicago 7

The guys review Aaron Sorkin’s latest, The Trial of the Chicago 7. Jared highlights a pair of family dramas....

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#340 : 2012 Film Draft

In celebration of eight years recording the Reel Fanatics podcast, the guys do something a little different: a movie...

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#339 : cutter’s way

The topic of this episode is Joe’s latest retro pick, the 1981 neo-noir Cutter’s Way. Jared and Joe...

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#338 : educating rita

The mostly forgotten 1983 movie Educating Rita is Michael’s latest retro pick. Jared recommends two new films...

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#337 : modern romance

Jared’s latest retro pick, Albert Brooks’ Modern Romance, is the topic of the episode. Joe retracts a...

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#336 : i’m thinking of ending things

Another Charlie Kaufman film, another Reel Fanatics review! Kaufman’s adaptation of I’m Thinking of...

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#335 : adaptation

Joe’s latest retro pick is the second Charlie Kaufman / Spike Jonze collaboration, Adaptation. Michael reflects...

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#334 : one from the heart

Michael names Francis Ford Coppola’s flawed yet fascinating One from the Heart as his latest retro pick. Joe...

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#333 : lost in translation

Jared’s latest retro pick is Lost in Translation, so the guys dig into Sofia Coppola’s masterwork. Joe...

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#332 : the damned united

For his fourth retro pick, Michael selects Tom Hooper’s The Damned United for review. Jared champions a recent...

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#331 : out of sight

Jared’s latest retro pick, Steven Soderbergh’s Out of Sight, is the topic of this episode. But before...

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#330 : come and see

The guys review Elem Klimov’s Come and See to celebrate its restoration and Criterion release. Jared and...

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#329 : Favorite Non-Film Media

In this listener-suggested episode, Jared, Michael, and Joe share their top five favorite television shows, books,...

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#328 : first cow

Kelly Reichardt’s First Cow was finally released on VOD, so the guys review that revisionist western. Jared...

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#327 : joe versus the volcano

Joe kicks off the fourth round of retro reviews with a new favorite, Joe Versus the Volcano, and the guys have a...

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