Film Yak

Film Yak is a weekly podcast featuring in-depth movie discussions. Each week one of our cohosts chooses a film for the three of us to watch, discuss, debate, angrily gripe about, and sometimes even praise. After the discussion, we play a nice round o ...more

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September 11, 2017 01:46:51
Episode 3 - Cinema Paradiso

Episode 3 - Cinema Paradiso

Jordan, Jon, and Kevin do a deep dive into _Cinema Paradiso_ and discuss several films they watched over the past week. Plus Jordan gets taken to task about failing to watch his assigned movie from last week and a classic star rating battle between Kevin and Jon. 0:00 - Intro 1:25 - What we watched ( _Rififi_ , _The Swimmer_ , _The Dark Knight Trilogy_ , _Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me_ , _D2: The Mighty Ducks_ , _Ghost Dog_ , _Coffee and Cigarettes_ , _True Detective_ ) 1:00:15 - What we plan on watching 1:07:43 - Deep Dive Review of _Cinema Paradiso_ /Star Rating Battle (1:08:55) 1:40:47 - Star Ratings Reveal/Movie assignments for next week 1:43:57 - Next week on the show/Outro ...

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September 07, 2017 01:32:58
Episode 2 - The Battle of Algiers

Episode 2 - The Battle of Algiers

Jordan, Jon, and Kevin talk about what they watched recently, including Jon's rewatch of all four _Scream_ films. Plus Kevin and Jordan duke it out over the indie romcom _All the Real Girls,_ which was Kevin's homework from last week. Kevin picks The Battle of Algiers for this week's deep dive review. Jordan brings up the question of documentary-style vs. cinematic stylization. Trivia battle at the end. ...

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September 03, 2017 01:31:38
Episode 1 - The Comedy

Episode 1 - The Comedy

Hosts Jordan, Jon, and Kevin review movies they've watched recently, including Jon's hateful rewatch of _The Dark Knight_ , Kevin's woeful experience with _The Dark Tower,_ and Jordan's fascination with all things Jim Jarmusch. They also do an in-depth review discussing Rick Alverson's film, _The Comedy_ , including a segment "Battle of the Stars", where they try to guess each other's star ratings for the film, the winner getting to assign a film to watch. Trivia challenge at the end. ...

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