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.
October 31, 2016
We let our hair down for Halloween and celebrate the oddity that is Ôbayashi's House (1977).
October 27, 2016
Ryan is joined by West Anthony to discuss Franju's 1960 horror film.
October 26, 2016
Mark and Aaron cover the Dutch and French horror/suspense classic, The Vanishing.
October 25, 2016
Ryan and Brian chat about the week's home video news and new releases.
October 24, 2016
Keith makes a "Criterion Connection" on the other side of the world with a great conversation with Australian John Mathews of the Director's Suite Cast. Also, a satisfying crunch of the numbers around the first 500 titles in the canon.
October 22, 2016
Ryan is joined by David, Scott, and Keith to chat about the eight releases from the Criterion Collection in August.
October 18, 2016
Ryan and Brian chat about the week's new Blu-ray releases.
October 16, 2016
We return after sometime away! In this episode we welcome back John Jansen from the The Hollywood Gauntlet to discuss one of the most infamous and important films ever made; The Birth of a Nation.
October 15, 2016
Scott, David, and Ryan discuss heartache, sacrifice, gender roles, and performance in Mizoguchi's 1939 masterpiece.
October 13, 2016
Mark, Aaron and Eric Ford begin a month of horror with the micro-budget cult classic, Carnival of Souls.
October 11, 2016
Ryan and Brian catch up on the past two weeks of releases, as well as the news about the FilmStruck launch.
October 6, 2016
Mark and Aaron are joined by Marcus Pinn to explore the filmography of Jim Jarmusch, beginning with Mystery Train (1989).
October 5, 2016
David and Scott talk about Osaka Elegy and Sisters of the Gion, two contemporary films from prewar Japan.
September 30, 2016
Ryan and Brian catch up on the week's new Blu-ray releases.
September 25, 2016
Mark, Aaron and Scott Nye kick off the first of a seven episode series about French cinema i the 1930s.
September 20, 2016
Ryan and Brian catch up on a couple of weeks worth of releases and news.
September 19, 2016
Ryan is joined by Keith and Aaron once again to chat about some Criterion Collection news.