June 23, 2017
In this episode, Scott Nye, David Blakeslee, and Trevor Berrett discuss Michelangelo Antonioni's 1966 film Blow-Up.
June 21, 2017
Aaron welcomes back Keith Enright, The Completionist, from his lengthy sabbatical to get into the September releases and more.
June 13, 2017
Aaron is joined by Jon Laubinger, a superfan of the show who is about to leave for Bergman Week in Sweden.
June 5, 2017
Aaron is joined by Doug McCambridge and Jackie Carlson and they discuss female filmmakers, David Lynch and Coppola's Rumble Fish.
May 31, 2017
Aaron and two new guests, Jason Beamish and Kyle Reardon, dig into 45 Years, Cannes 2017, David Lynch and a number of other topics.
May 29, 2017
David and Trevor fearlessly (or perhaps idiotically) accept the challenge of discussing two films suffused with madness, obsession and paranoia as they conclude their coverage of the most popular volume in the Eclipse Series.
May 23, 2017
Aaron and Mark Hurne get together to talk about August 2017 Announcements, Andrei Tarkovsky, Ozu's Good Morning, Michael Haneke, Jean Luc Godard, Jacques Demy, and plenty of other topics.
May 22, 2017
David and Trevor retrace Akira Kurosawa's steps as he explores the challenges Japan confronted in the late 1940s.
May 19, 2017
David and Trevor conclude their conversation about this exquisite collection of French cinema classics.
May 11, 2017
Matt and Travis join Aaron and discuss the best way to eat ramen inspired by Tampopo, the likelihood of Cannes restorations coming to Criterion, and plenty more.
May 9, 2017
David and Trevor take a swing at this seminal Tracy/Hepburn comedy, and try not to waffle in their opinions on the film's implicit messages about gender roles.
May 8, 2017
Mark, Aaron, David and Trevor return for part two of our exploration of the under-appreciated French director, Julien Duvivier.
May 1, 2017
This episode takes a look at Criterion from the artistic lens, as we talk film with illustrators Caitlin Kuhwald and Michele Rosenthal.
April 17, 2017
This week we get into the gutter with Dave Eves and James Hancock, looking at the biggest jerks in film, Cannes, FilmStruck and more.
April 13, 2017
David and Trevor are joined by Aaron West to begin a three part series exploring early films from the great but under-appreciated French director.
April 12, 2017
Aaron, Eric and Mark talk about Multiple Maniacs, VHS Collecting, and the latest news from the Criterion world.
April 6, 2017
Aaron and RJ Tougas take a look at Criterion from a Canadian perspective.
March 27, 2017
Aaron is joined by Dave and Matt, where they engage in a samurai duel, discuss Being There and Before Midnight, and many other Criterion topics.
March 21, 2017
Mark, Aaron and Matt Gasteier explore the filmmaking world of Yasujirō Ozu, centering on his pivotal masterpiece Late Spring (1949).
March 20, 2017
Aaron, Arik Devens, Scott Nye and Travis Trudell dig into the June Criterion announcements, Ingmar Bergman on FilmStruck, and more.
March 15, 2017
Aaron, Doug and Jamieson talks Jesse James, Before Sunset, Mildred Pierce, and Criterion news and rumors.
March 11, 2017
David, Trevor and Pablo are back, taking aim at a pair of shoot 'em ups starring Joe Shishido.
March 8, 2017
Aaron is joined by Martin Kessler and Andrea West (Aaron's wife!), and we talk about the latest going on in the Criterion universe.
February 28, 2017
Aaron is joined by Matt Gasteier, who participates in our first game show and shares his insights on the latest from Criterion.
February 26, 2017
In this episode, Trevor Berrett and David Blakeslee discuss Peter Weir's 1975 film Picnic at Hanging Rock.
February 22, 2017
Joakim is joined by Adam Gonet from The Art Shelf to discuss this spooky classic. Enjoy.
February 22, 2017
Aaron is joined by David Blakeslee and Robert Taylor to talk about that massive May haul that Criterion announced and plenty more.
February 15, 2017
We return with a look at Luchino Visconti's Rocco and His Brothers. Enjoy!
February 15, 2017
Aaron, Dave, Jessica, and Mark talk about Black Girl, Cameraperson, Wong Kar Wai, and plenty more.
February 8, 2017
Mark and Aaron discuss Punch-Drunk Love and the career of Paul Thomas Anderson.
February 1, 2017
David and Trevor join forces with Pablo Knote for a quick hit on Japanese gangster films of the 50s and 60s.
February 1, 2017
Let's take a deeper look at some of those Criterion DVDs on your shelves that you've been ignoring since you went blu.
January 30, 2017
Aaron welcomes Keith Enright, The Completionist, to discuss the latest and greatest in the Criterion world.
January 18, 2017
The crew talks about the past year in Criterion, including their favorite three Criterion releases of 2016.
January 16, 2017
We get a visit from a ghost of Criterion past as we explore the week of Criterion.
January 9, 2017
We kick off a new podcast by looking at the New Year's Drawing, FilmStruck, Dardennes, De Sica, and introduce what is to come on the series.
December 30, 2016
David, Aaron, Arik and Mark get all speculative as they share their Criterion-related hopes and dreams for the year ahead.
December 26, 2016
David, Trevor and Keith finish up their adventures in Malle-walking.
December 23, 2016
Mark and Aaron continue the French 1930s series by exploring the early career of Jean Renoir.
December 17, 2016
David, Trevor and Keith immerse themselves in Malle's epic explorations of India.
December 15, 2016
Aaron and Mark talk about what to expect from the upcoming show of Criterion Now.
December 12, 2016
Let's get picky and talk about Criterion packaging. The best, worst, and indifferent across all of the different styles that have been tried. Then we'll check in with The Completionist and The Cinema Gadfly for a nice conversation of all things Criterion.
December 6, 2016
Ryan and Brian catch up in the past couple of weeks, and look at this week's new releases.
November 28, 2016
David, Trevor and Keith get real as they discuss the biggest Eclipse Series set of them all. Part 1 (of 3) focuses on Malle's French documentaries.
November 21, 2016
Mark and Aaron are joined by Keith Silva to look at the Coen Brothers' debut to cap of #Noirvember.
November 16, 2016
Ryan and Brian catch up on the past few weeks of new Blu-ray releases.
November 15, 2016
Mark and Aaron tackle Guillermo Del Toro's debut film, recently re-released as part of the Trilogía boxset.
November 10, 2016
Ryan and Arik chat about the launch of the Criterion Collection's new digital home: FilmStruck.
November 8, 2016
Ryan and Arik chat about Lang's 1933 film.
November 4, 2016
David, Trevor and Scott discuss two films focused on Kenji Mizoguchi's critical examination of prostitution in postwar Japan.