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The Filmlosophers

The gentleman's post-credits discourse. Enthusiastic and tactful, hosts Eddie Villanueva and Spencer Williams offer candid observations about current events in the movie industry, film reviews and various other movie buff sundries. When the lights come up, the conversations goes down.
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Mar 25, 2020

The Filmlosophers bring the Lysol and the films they have streamed or will stream while under quarantine. The Humbled Homebodies reveal what they’ve been doing while under the government-advised shelter-in: streaming all and everything they can! So grab your hand sanitizer, Clorox wipes, and your popcorn, and tune in to find out what they’ve been watching in this week’s special episode of The Filmlosophers!

Mar 18, 2020

The Filmlosophers are dealing with both quarantine and Vin Diesel in his latest comic book film, Bloodshot. The Scrubbed Sanchos take time from stocking their toilet paper to discuss the latest non-Marvel comic book film to hit the silver screen. Does the Pale Man in Bloodshot blow us away? Or does Vin Diesel do as Vin Diesel does, delivering fans the same dose of that Vin Diesel gravelly charm? Grab your nanites and your popcorn, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Mar 11, 2020

The Filmlosophers are joined by Amy of The Capeless Crusaders to do battle over the latest magical Pixar film, Onward. The table is divided, and the swords are drawn, but who will draw first blood? Does the unique storytelling of Onward evoke the Pixar feels from its fans, or does the overuse of nerd culture drive the film into the ground? Grab your spell-books and your popcorn, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Mar 4, 2020

The Filmlosophers are joined by anime fanatic Tyler to discuss the long anticipated manga-inspired film to debut in theaters, My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising. The Tumultuous Trio dissect the film and how it gave us more questions than answers, in a good way! Does My Hero Academia emerge victorious two times in a row with the latest silver screen endeavor? Or does Spencer convince the guys how his distain for the ending ruined his outlook on any anime film to come? Get ready to go beyond, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Feb 26, 2020

The Filmlosophers take their extensive knowledge of B-movies and love of cinema, and put them to the test with The Asylum Studios latest serving, The Final Level: Escaping Rancala. Does the studio that brought us Sharknado and Mega Shark vs. Kolossus bring us a new niche and fun B-movie experience? Or has the bottom of the barrel been scraped clean of new ideas? Grab your gamepads and your popcorn, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Feb 19, 2020

The Filmlosophers lace up their cross trainers and go for a run on the latest video game film to make its way to the big screen, Sonic the Hedgehog. The Rapid Romeos take on the task of critiquing what started out as a Hollywood CG mess. Did the dumpster fire of a first trailer foreshadow what was delivered to fans around the world? Or did the quick work and redesigns of our beloved “Blue Devil” offer a new sense of redemption not seen by movie fans until now? Grab your Gatorade and your popcorn, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

 

Feb 12, 2020

The Filmlosophers don their high-heeled boots and break out their mallets for the latest film coming out of WB and DC, Birds of Prey. The Salacious Sparrows discuss the cinematic endeavors of continuing the building of the DCEU, and showcasing the female side of their rosters. Does Birds of Prey deliver a breath of fresh air from the stale offerings out of DC’s “Holy Trinity” flicks? Or does this turkey fall right out of the sky and on to our plates for criticism? Grab your bats and your popcorn, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Feb 5, 2020

The Filmlosophers are left restless and stay awake all night after watching one of the first horror films of 2020, Gretel & Hansel. The Ferocious Fellas embark on a journey of discovery as they dissect the latest offering of fear and intelligence. Does Gretel & Hansel showcase the impeccable wonder of a new subgenre of Horror? Or is this another one that suffers from the early year drop curse? Grab your breadcrumbs and your popcorn, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Jan 29, 2020

The Filmlosophers have a spot of tea and brutality as they discuss the latest selection to come from filmmaker Guy Ritchie, The Gentlemen. The Cantankerous Compadres take their time pulling apart the unique vision and filming style of the man that introduced the world to the allure of London’s underbelly in cinema. Does this film mark the return to form for Ritchie and his gangster films? Or does this whole new world fall out of the sky and on its face? Grab your pistols and your popcorn, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Jan 22, 2020

The Filmlosophers bring the heat and recite mantras as they drive head first into the latest Bad Boys installment, Bad Boys for Life. Taking on the trilogy franchise that spans the course of 24 years, the Dangerous Dudes give their differing opinions on whether it was successful or not. Have theaters become inundated with too many cash-grabbing franchises that need to end? Or are we still on the cusp of still finding diamonds in the rough with filmmaking? Grab your scripts and your popcorn, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Jan 15, 2020

The Filmlosophers are joined in the trenches by Videogame BANG!’s very own Emma Skies to talk about the Oscar-nominated war epic, 1917. As the new year starts to strike up the band with this incredible piece of cinematic art, the Tremendous Trifecta discuss the unique perspective 1917 has for its audiences. Has the long take begun to overload the senses of moviegoers? Or have we yet to scratch the surface of this auspicious yet elusive technique among filmmakers? Grab your wide angle lenses and your notepads, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Jan 8, 2020

The Filmlosophers creepily crawl their way from the theaters and into the studio to discuss the first horror film of 2020, The Grudge. Taking a chance on the reboot- wait, side story sequel (sidequel) of the massively successful horror film of 2004, the Tenacious Titans grab some popcorn and endure the latest from director Nicolas Pesce. How does this film fare in comparison to the original reboot? Is it terrifying like its predecessor, or terrifyingly awful? Grab your popcorn and your notepads, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Jan 1, 2020

The Filmlosophers celebrate 200 EPISODES with a bang, as they bring together a star-studded ensemble of guests to discuss the best films of the decade! The Fantastic Four come to create a omega-level front on deciphering the outstanding films of the last ten years. As the decade comes to a close, the Dazzling Dudes determine which movies made the grade, and which ones hold a special place in their heart! So grab your popcorn and your notepads, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

 

Dec 25, 2019

The Filmlosophers spare no expense and bring back Travis and the gift of our unfiltered spoiler-filled thoughts on Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. The Glad Tiding Trio break out the joy of their opinions on the latest installment of the sci-fi franchise that’s changed the world for the last 42 years! With all the speculation and rumors surrounding the film, do the Holiday Hunks take the side of the mainstream crowds, or do they forge their own opinions and find a star amidst the sky? Grab your lightsabers and your notepads, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Dec 18, 2019

The Filmlosophers brave new and uncharted territory, and come out more confused than ever after a conversation over The Star Wars Holiday Special (1978). The Cinematic Kringles don their holiday thinking caps to decipher one of the Star Wars franchise best kept secrets! From four-armed cooks to drinking out of holes in their heads, the guys determine if Life Day is a time to celebrate with a classic TV special, or a moment in cinematic history that most -including George Lucas- would die? Grab your “proton pack” and your notepads, Wookies, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Dec 11, 2019

The Filmlosophers are joined by Travis Cook to traverse the galaxy in the education of a galaxy far, far away, talking about the Star Wars franchise. In preparation of the upcoming film, the Twilekian Trio careen down the Kessel Run to present their Crash Course in all things Star Wars! From Jedi’s to Gungans, the guys discuss the franchise that has lived in the hearts of fans for over 40 years, and even throw out a few theories as to where the latest film will go. But will they agree on each other's perspectives? Grab your Ewoks and your notepads, Nerfherders, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Dec 4, 2019

The Filmlosophers let it go as the temperature rises while talking about Disney’s Frozen 2. The Frozen Fellas catch the sequel that followed the wildly successful 2013 film, but did they suffer too much in the name of film reviews? Can the Duo find the progression and growth in the House of Mouse with this film, or does it only highlight the true lessons that Disney has learned when it comes to cultural diversity? Grab your lutefisk and your popcorn, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Nov 27, 2019

The Filmlosophers are talking turkey -and murder!- as they talk about the much anticipated Rian Johnson murder mystery film, Knives Out. The day of thanks is almost upon us, but are the Diligent Dudes thankful for this modern take of a whodunnit? Did the guys follow the trail of clues to find the glorious reward at the end, or were they snuffed by another goose hunt of a promise for something great? Grab your magnifying glass and your popcorn, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Nov 20, 2019

The Filmlosophers are earning their stripes as they are joined by The Capeless Crusaders Amy LaBelle to talk about Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit. As the Tumultuous Trio discuss the highs and lows of the film, do they find the film offensive or award-worthy? Will Jojo Rabbit and Taika create a new sense of wonder in this unique journey, or will it fall short of true satirical parody? Grab your popcorn and your notepad, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Nov 13, 2019

The Filmlosophers are back for a walk in the hedge maze as they take on a conversation of the sequel to 1980’s The Shining, Doctor Sleep. With it being one of the most anticipated films of 2019, the Creepy Compadres take a deeper look at Dan Torrance and his unique power in this Stephen King adaptation. But how does this film stack up as a successful follow-up to the 1980 classic film? Does the film suffer from a bad case of fan-service and Hollywoodism, or will we see a King adaptation clearly get the attention it deserves? Grab your popcorn and your notepad, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Also, check out our Extra Life stream with our friends this Saturday as we help raise funds for our local children's hospital over at Twitch!

Oct 30, 2019

The Filmlosophers ghoulishly prepare for next week’s film Dr. Sleep by watching it’s prequel, Stanley Kubrick’s 1980’s Horror classic, The Shining. The film that has been widely regarded as Stephen King’s most hated adaptation takes over the show today, bringing a unique take from both of our Brooding Buddies. Does the film have enough of a hold in the Horror world to still stand the test of time? Has the film that has been so enigmatically torn apart and scrutinized finally become a husk of its former self? Grab your axe and typewriter, and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

 

Oct 25, 2019

The Filmlosophers take a break from their coffee's to come to the stark reality that Spencer may ACTUALLY like Horror films now! Spencer's journey has been a whirlwind of a ride, and the train ain't stopping yet the Horrific Homies discuss their latest ghoulish offering, 2010's Insidious. Has the Halloween Grinch finally found his holiday cheer? Has the wonderful sounds of screams and scares give Spencer enough pull to bring him to the dark side? Grab some popcorn, put down your crucifix's and holy water, and tune in to a new and exciting episode of Extra Credit!

 
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Oct 23, 2019

The Filmlosophers crawl creepily as they discuss the unique arachnophobic nightmare of Micah Gallo’s Itsy Bitsy. The Webbing Wonders gather their wits and face their fears as they discuss the independent film that just dropped. The film creates a strong sense of familiarity in horror films past, but the connection is strong enough to call it something unique? Does the artistry and creativity of the storytelling and practical effects give fans something new they’ve been craving, or do the loose ends and CG fail to bring that level of expertise we should be expecting? Bring your bug catchers and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

Oct 19, 2019

The Filmlosophers barely hold their coffees as they discuss the Horror films Spencer has seen, and the lies he's been hiding! Jumping headfirst into Spencer's viewing challenge for the month of October, the Horrific Hounds discuss some holiday classics like 2003's Identity and 2007's Trick r' Treat. Amidst the conversation, Spencer makes some stunning revelations that may test the very fabric of the teams friendship. So grab some popcorn, put down your masks and makeup, and tune in to a new and exciting episode of Extra Credit!

 
Missed our last episode? Head over to Filmlosophers.com for our complete library of shows!

We are NOW on Pandora! Check us out by clicking HERE!

 
Oct 16, 2019

The Filmlosophers celebrate the Halloween season (and a birthday) with a nostalgic review of The Nightmare Before Christmas. The Boo Brothers take a stroll down memory lane and rewatch the film that took our breath away...or at least, Eddie’s. Will the revelation that Spencer has never seen it blow your mind? Will Spencer’s Grinchy heart melt to the sounds of the musical wonder that is The Nightmare Before Christmas? Don your best skeleton costume and tune in to find out in this week’s episode of The Filmlosophers!

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