The Filmlosophers test their might (of knowledge) by battling their way through a discussion of HBO Max's recent video game adaptation, Mortal Kombat (2021). The Gargantuan Goro’s prepare for the film that revisits their beloved video game saga. Does the new film create a new experience for fans of the franchise? Or has this latest attempt only join the pile of fallen video game movie attempts? Grab your quarters & your popcorn, & tune in to find out in this week’s very special episode of The Filmlosophers!
The Filmlosophers blaze the trail through the concrete jungle to explore Netflix’s latest release, Concrete Cowboy. The Voracious Vaqueros tear back the pages of history and reveal a truth about the American image of cowboys in the film. Does the Netflix film reveal a unique and incredible aspect of Philly? Or have the expectations from the streaming service fall short of its competitors? Grab your saddles & your popcorn, & tune in to find out in this week’s very special episode of The Filmlosophers!
The Filmlosophers honor the recent WWE Wrestlemania event with a solid exploration of 2008’s heart-wrenching film from Darren Aronofsky, The Wrestler. The Duo is joined again by friend of the show Ben to unwrap everything this film has to say. Does Aronofsky give a true and real glimpse of aging wrestlers? Or has the filmmaker’s imagination stretched the realm of disbelief too far, like an old pair of faded tights? Grab your steel chairs & your popcorn, & tune in to find out in this week’s very special episode of The Filmlosophers!
The Filmlosophers are joined by friend of the show, Ben, to discuss the monstrous outcome of HBO and Legendary's Godzilla vs Kong. The Titanic Trio examines the dynamics of the recently released product of the famous kaiju franchise. Has the latest film breathed new life into the newly minted monster verse? Or have the human elements begun to stomp out the Titans in all the wrong ways? Grab your axes & your popcorn, & tune in to find out in this week’s very special episode of The Filmlosophers!