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Entertainment journalist Leigh Livingstone and movie enthusiast Tim Iffland break down the best new film releases, trailers and movie news. Bite-sized, moreish and a little salty - this is Popcorn Podcast with Leigh and Tim.

Leigh Livingstone


    • Sep 25, 2022 LATEST EPISODE
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    Don't Worry Darling

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 25, 2022 32:37


    Popcorn Podcast reviews director Olivia Wilde's sophomore offering, Don't Worry Darling. The thriller follows a 1950s housewife (Florence Pugh) living with her husband (Harry Styles) in a utopian experimental community who begins to worry there are disturbing secrets hiding beneath their glamorous lives. Don't Worry Darling may be dividing audiences around the world, but don't worry, Leigh and Tim have the real lowdown in an episode you won't want to miss, darling.Plus, James Cameron's Avatar mesmerises on the big screen once more; Keanu Reeves to fight demons in Constantine sequel; the truth about The NeverEnding Story remake; Mel Gibson's update on Lethal Weapon 5; and M Night Shyamalan reveals a first-look at Knock At The Cabin.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Halina Reijn (Bodies Bodies Bodies) - Special

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 19, 2022 7:57


    Popcorn Podcast sits down with director Halina Reijn to discuss her new film Bodies Bodies Bodies; a wild satirical horror-comedy that's both classic whodunnit and MTV reality show in tone. Reijn shares all the fun and drama that went on behind the scenes when a real hurricane threatened production, the creative ways she used the actors as light sources and what happens when there's no wi-fi.We hope you enjoy this very special episode of Popcorn Podcast with Leigh and Tim.Watch Popcorn Podcast's interview with Halina Reijn on YouTube: https://youtu.be/e00QDiHB0GsKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Ticket To Paradise

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 18, 2022 29:28


    Julia Roberts and George Clooney reunite on the big screen in Ticket To Paradise. The megastars play a divorced couple who team up and travel to Bali to stop their daughter (Kaitlyn Dever) from making the same mistake they think they made 25 years ago. Hear from the stars of the film -– including Roberts and Clooney! – as Popcorn Podcast attends the Ticket To Paradise global press conference and discusses chemistry, character and romantic comedy clichés in a new bite-sized episode.Plus, the huge announcements out of D23 Expo; another Elvis movie on the way; and first trailers for Whitney Houston biopic I Wanna Dance With Somebody and Damien Chazelle's Babylon have us pumped.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Special - Rachel Sennott, Lee Pace and Chase Sui Wonders (Bodies Bodies Bodies)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2022 6:04


    Popcorn Podcast interviews stars of Bodies Bodies Bodies, Rachel Sennott, Lee Pace and Chase Sui Wonders about their wild horror-comedy following a group of friends at a remote mansion whose party game turns deadly. The film from director Halina Reijn lays into the entitlement of Gen-Z brats with biting satire. Here, the killer cast share how to play dead convincingly, while revealing their surprising party tricks and who can take a punch!Watch the Bodies Bodies Bodies cast interview on our YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/kzyraj2EUogKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Pinocchio

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 12, 2022 21:19


    Let Popcorn Podcast be your guide through Disney's live-action retelling of Pinocchio. Robert Zemeckis helms this magical adaptation about a wooden puppet who embarks on an adventure to become a real boy, featuring Tom Hanks as kindly woodcarver Geppetto and Benjamin Evan Ainsworth as Pinocchio, with Cynthia Erivo, Joseph Gordon Levitt and Luke Evans. Does this update hold a candle to the beloved 1940 original? Listen to this bonus bite-sized episode to find out.Buy Leigh and Tim a coffee: buymeacoffee.com/PopcornPodcastKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    DC League of Super-Pets

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 11, 2022 25:50


    Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's Popcorn Podcast's DC League of Super-Pets movie review! Join Leigh and Tim in a bite-sized discussion of this family-friendly animation, featuring the voices of Dwayne Johnson as Krypto the Super-Dog and Kevin Hart as shelter dog Ace. Joining them in the star-studded cast is Kate McKinnon, Natasha Lyonne, John Krasinski, Marc Maron, Keanu Reeves and more.Plus, there are new trailers for Black Adam and My Policeman; the Brenaissance is in full swing and we love it; and mark the calendar for some Dirty Dancing as Baby is back. Pop your headphones in and enjoy this super new episode of Popcorn Podcast.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Special - Brett Morgen (Moonage Daydream)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2022 16:13


    Join Popcorn Podcast for a fascinating chat with Moonage Daydream director Brett Morgen. The award-winning filmmaker's new cinematic odyssey dives into the mind, heart and spirit of superstar David Bowie in an unconventional biopic befitting the artist's life, legacy and "perfectly imperfect" approach to his work. We hope you enjoy this special bite-sized episode.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Three Thousand Years of Longing

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 4, 2022 39:21


    Popcorn Podcast reviews Three Thousand Years of Longing, iconic Australian director George Miller's first film in seven years. Starring Tilda Swinton and Idris Elba, it tells the story of a lonely scholar on a trip to Istanbul who discovers a Djinn who offers her three wishes in exchange for his freedom. Find out if Leigh and Tim were enchanted by this fantastical tale of love and loss. Plus, The Rings of Power takes hold of your hosts; John Krasinski is back in the director's chair with a very different film; and Winnie the Pooh: Blood and Honey has us oh-bothered. All this and more in a jam-packed episode of Popcorn Podcast with Leigh and Tim.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Beast

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 28, 2022 28:49


    Popcorn Podcast activates beast mode to review Idris Elba's new movie, Beast. The man vs animal action follows a father and his two teenage daughters who find themselves being hunted by a massive rogue lion hell-bent on proving the Savannah has but one apex predator. Dr Nate Samuels (Elba) must protect his own pride from the jaws of nature or die trying. Plus, Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling re-team for a 1960s heist; the Ferris Bueller's Day Off spin-off in the works; Disney+ Day promises big releases; and more DCEU delays surface. We hope you enjoy this jam-packed episode of Popcorn Podcast with Leigh and Tim.Buy Leigh and Tim a coffee: buymeacoffee.com/PopcornPodcastKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Bosch & Rockit

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 21, 2022 29:31


    Popcorn Podcast reviews Australian film Bosch & Rockit, starring Luke Hemsworth and Rasmus King as a father and son on the run from the law under the guise of a surfing holiday. The coming-of-age drama from writer and director Tyler Atkins is an exploration of the parent/child bond and forgiveness set against the stunning backdrop of Australia's east coast. Join Leigh and Tim for the bite-sized discussion.Plus, Jesus rises again in Mel Gibson's Passion of the Christ sequel; news on the next Saw film; and get set for all things Lord of the Rings coming our way.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Nope

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 14, 2022 27:07


    Don't look now, Popcorn Podcast has your spoiler-free review of Jordan Peele's Nope, starring Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer and Steven Yeun. The latest from the modern master of elevated horror is a big, bold blockbuster with a sci-fi twist that has all the complex social themes we've come to expect from Peele. In the filmmaker's own words, Nope is "scary, effed-up, weird and twisted".Plus, Sonic 3 throws down the gauntlet for a blue box office challenge; Timothée Chalamet shares a tasty teaser for Bones and All; and we farewell an Australian icon.Watch Popcorn Podcast's interview with Jordan Peele on YouTube: https://youtu.be/6PTGSBQBETgKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Special - Jordan Peele (Nope)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 10, 2022 6:10


    Modern master of horror Jordan Peele joins Popcorn Podcast to chat about his latest film Nope. The complex thriller explores how violence and opportunism are inseparable from the romanticised history of the American West and from show business itself with a sci-fi twist that differs from Peele's previous filmography. In the writer and director's own words, Peele shares Nope is "scary, effed-up, weird and twisted" and reveals how the immersive sound design will leave us feeling even more unsettled. We hope you enjoy this special interview with filmmaker Jordan Peele.Watch Popcorn Podcast's interview with Jordan Peele on YouTube: https://youtu.be/6PTGSBQBETgKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Bullet Train

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 7, 2022 36:20


    All aboard Popcorn Podcast's Bullet Train review! Leigh and Tim have your ticket to the high-speed hijinks, starring Brad Pitt as an unlucky assassin on a collision course with lethal adversaries who have connected, but conflicting missions. Does David Leitch's fast-paced blockbuster deliver on its promise of big, bold action and comedy? Listen to find out.Plus, Jake Gyllenhaal and Conor McGregor in a Road House remake; the scrapping of Batgirl sends shockwaves around the world; and Lady Gaga reveals a first look at Joker sequel Folie á Deux. All this and more in a bite-sized new episode of Popcorn Podcast.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Special - Robert Patrick (What Josiah Saw)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 6, 2022 10:47


    Robert Patrick joins Popcorn Podcast to chat about his new film, What Josiah Saw, streaming on Shudder. The iconic actor behind onscreen villains including the T1000 (Terminator 2: Judgment Day), Auggie Smith (Peacemaker) and now Josiah Graham, shares what draws him to dark characters, how Josiah informed his performance in Peacemaker and the disturbing movie finale that had him wondering if they'd gone too far. We hope you enjoy this very special episode of Popcorn Podcast.Watch Popcorn Podcast's interview with Robert Patrick on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/sCwzgPlFIGsKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Bonus - Thirteen Lives

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2022 19:10


    Dive into Ron Howard's Thirteen Lives with Popcorn Podcast, as Leigh and Tim discuss the Oscar-winner's dramatisation of the 2018 Thai Caves Rescue that prompted an international response to save 12 boys and their soccer coach trapped in a flooded cave network. The film, based on the incredible true story of survival, is led by Viggo Mortensen, Colin Farrell and Joel Egerton as volunteer rescuers who did the unthinkable and achieved the impossible. With fantastic documentary The Rescue already out there and a Thai-international limited series (Thai Cave Rescue) on the way, what does Howard's film add to the narrative? Listen to find out. Thirteen Lives is on Prime Video from August 5.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    The Forgiven

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 31, 2022 32:32


    Popcorn Podcast breaks down The Forgiven, a slow-burn, character-driven drama starring Ralph Fiennes and Jessica Chastain as a strained couple who hit and kill a young boy while speeding through the Moroccan desert to attend a party weekend. The film from John Michael McDonagh, based on the novel by Lawrence Osborne, delves into the cultural and ethical aftermath of the accident in thought-provoking ways that really got Leigh and Tim talking.Plus, the BIG news from San Diego Comic-Con, including trailer drops from Wakanda Forever, John Wick 4 and Shazam: Fury of the Gods, major Marvel announcements about Phase Four, Five and Six, and Jason Momoa's accidental Aquaman 2 reveal.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Special - Jason Blum (The Black Phone)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2022 12:21


    Popcorn Podcast welcomes mega-producer Jason Blum to discuss Blumhouse Productions' latest horror hit, The Black Phone, starring Ethan Hawke as a terrifying child snatcher terrorising a Colorado neighbourhood in the 1970s. Blum shares what makes The Black Phone so damn scary, the surprising Stephen King connection and why he'll say yes to anything director Scott Derrickson brings him. We hope you enjoy this special episode.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Official Competition

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 24, 2022 27:32


    In this week's Popcorn Podcast episode, we discuss Spanish satire Official Competition, starring Penélope Cruz, Antonio Banderas and Oscar Martínez in a movie about a movie. Leigh and Tim revel in the story of egos and narcissism where all involved must confront not only each other, but also their own legacies. Plus, Dungeons and Dragons: Honour Among Thieves reveals its first trailer; Dune: Part 2 and My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3 begin production; Halloween Ends terrifies with first-look trailer; and Mattel toys announce yet another film project.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Special - Olivia Newman (Where The Crawdads Sing)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 20, 2022 11:07


    Where the Crawdads Sing director Olivia Newman takes us behind the scenes of her big screen adaptation. It's no mean feat to adapt a novel into a movie, especially one as popular as Delia Owens' Where The Crawdads Sing. Newman shares the challenges and joys of bringing such a beloved story to the big screen, the moment from filming that will stay with her forever and discusses the diversity behind the scenes of making this film, plus the incredible detail that went into realising the author's carefully created world. We hope you enjoy this very special episode of Popcorn Podcast.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Where The Crawdads Sing

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 17, 2022 35:37


    Venture into the marshlands of North Carolina with Popcorn Podcast as Leigh and Tim discuss Where The Crawdads Sing. Based on the international best-selling novel by Delia Owens, the journey of mysterious "marsh girl" Kya is brought to life by rising star Daisy Edgar-Jones. Does this adaptation from director Olivia Newman faithfully and effectively translate the story to screen? Plus, is Top Gun 3 really a good idea?; Amy Winehouse biopic Back To Black has Leigh hopping mad; Taron Egerton is manifesting a role in the MCU; and a Halloween Ends trailer is just around the corner.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Thor: Love and Thunder

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 10, 2022 36:21


    It's time to Ragnarok out to Popcorn Podcast's Thor: Love and Thunder review. Leigh and Tim talk Chris Hemsworth's latest quest as the God of Thunder and discuss director Taika Waititi's unique style. But does the MCU film deliver lightning in a bottle? Plus, win tickets to see psychological thriller The Forgiven; Top Gun: Maverick continues box office domination; Barbie footage has us speculating; the Romy and Michelle sequel is in sight; and Cameron Diaz returns to acting. All this and more to kick off season eight of Popcorn Podcast. We hope you enjoy.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Bonus - The Phantom Of The Open

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 3, 2022 16:23


    Popcorn Podcast are delighted to discuss The Phantom of the Open, staring Oscar-winner Mark Rylance and Sally Hawkins. In this bonus episode, Leigh and Tim break down the unbelievable true story of shipyard worker Maurice Flitcroft, a dreamer who manages to enter the 1976 British Open – despite never playing a round of golf in his life – and shoots the worst round of golf in Open history, becoming a folk hero in the process. This uplifting British comedy has a lot to offer and teach us about life and living. We hope you enjoy it.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Special - Baz Luhrmann, Catherine Martin, Olivia DeJonge and Schuyler Weiss (Elvis)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 2, 2022 32:43


    In this special episode, Popcorn Podcast chats to the visionary director of Elvis, Baz Luhrmann, as well as his leading lady, Olivia DeJonge, plus Oscar-winning costume and production designer Catherine Martin and producer Schuyler Weiss. We hope you enjoy these behind-the-scenes insights into the making of Luhrmann's Elvis Presley biopic.Watch Popcorn Podcast's full interviews with Baz Luhrmann, Catherine Martin, Olivia DeJonge and Schuyler Weiss here: https://youtu.be/XNSIpSn3Zb0Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Bonus - Minions: The Rise of Gru

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 26, 2022 18:25


    It's a bananas bonus episode of Popcorn Podcast, as Leigh is joined by special guest host Peter Gray to discuss Minions: The Rise of Gru. Everything in this Illumination prequel from the stacked voice cast – featuring Steve Carell, Taraji P Henson and Alan Arkin – to the funky soundtrack and cancelled Minions is on the agenda in an unmissable bite-sized episode.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    ELVIS

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 19, 2022 42:59


    Shake, rattle and roll with Popcorn Podcast's review of Baz Luhrmann's ELVIS film. Join Leigh and Tim for the final episode of season seven, as they discuss everything from the incredible transformation of Austin Butler into Elvis Presley to Luhrmann's visually spectacular filmmaking style and Oscar-worthy production design from the legend that is Catherine Martin. Plus, surprising sequel news from Joker and Knives Out; an ab-tastic first look at Ryan Gosling as Barbie's beau Ken; and the moving trailer for My Policeman, starring Harry Styles.Watch Popcorn Podcast's interviews with Baz Luhrmann, Olivia DeJonge, Catherine Martin and Schuyler Weiss here: Popcorn PodcastKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Jurassic World: Dominion

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 12, 2022 58:34


    Special guest host Nick L'Barrow joins Tim to discuss Jurassic World: Dominion this week. Marking the end of the Jurassic franchise, Dominion reunites legacy cast members Laura Dern, Sam Neill and Jeff Goldblum for one last Dinosaur adventure. Buckle up as Popcorn Podcast decides whether the franchise's closing chapter delivers on nostalgia, action, dinosaurs and a satisfying conclusion. Plus, a long list of new trailers from Strange World, Black Adam and Nope drop; Neve Campbell will not return in Scream 6; the Joker sequel gets a title; and who's been cast as Madonna in her biopic?We hope you enjoy this special extended no-spoiler episode.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Baz Luhrmann, Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Interceptor

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 5, 2022 28:30


    Join Popcorn Podcast in a discussion about action-thriller Interceptor, starring Elsa Pataky as an Army captain fighting to save the United States from a deadly co-ordinated attack. Can the Australian-made production stand up to the high expectations of the genre? Plus, more news on National Treasure 3; a terrifying-looking Winnie The Pooh film is the stuff of nightmares; and trailers for Pinocchio, Moonage Daydream and The Menu have us salivating over upcoming movies.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Special - Adam Nee and Aaron Nee

    Play Episode Listen Later May 31, 2022 15:52


    Popcorn Podcast chats with The Lost City directors Adam and Aaron Nee about making a romantic adventure that would provide an escape for audiences, similar to 80s and 90s era Popcorn flicks like Raiders of Lost Ark, Romancing the Stone and even Goonies and Back To The Future. The sibling filmmakers also share how The Lost City touched people in surprising ways, how working with someone who always has your back is a cheat code to success and reveal that one of them might not actually exist (!), while giving a little insight into their upcoming Masters of the Universe project. Enjoy this special interview episode of Popcorn Podcast.Watch Popcorn Podcast's full interview with Adam Nee and Aaron Nee here: https://youtu.be/sLIsC3ddaKIKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Mothering Sunday

    Play Episode Listen Later May 29, 2022 30:44


    In this Mothering Sunday episode of Popcorn Podcast, there's more than just cinematography and sex on the agenda as Leigh and Tim bring you frank discussion on nude meanderings, the order in which one should dress themselves and the stratospheric excellence of Olivia Colman and Colin Firth in the sensual British drama. It's an unmissable movie review. Plus, Popcorn Podcast chats to The Lost City directors Adam and Aaron Nee about their upcoming Masters of the Universe project; new trailers for Thor: Love and Thunder, Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning – Part 1, Three Thousand Years of Longing and Beast blow us away; and a first look at the fifth instalment of Indiana Jones 5.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Top Gun: Maverick

    Play Episode Listen Later May 22, 2022 43:50


    Strap in, as Popcorn Podcast chats all things Top Gun: Maverick in this fast-paced NO SPOILER episode. From the action-packed flight sequences to how well this long-awaited sequel measures up to the original, Leigh and Tim break down Tom Cruise's return to Top Gun. Plus, Eric Bana steps back into the shoes of a beloved literary hero; Billy Eichner has a history-making film in Bros; the triggering new Blumhouse horror coming; and big news from producing powerhouse Margot Robbie.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Little Tornadoes

    Play Episode Listen Later May 15, 2022 24:17


    Leigh and Tim talk Little Tornadoes, a tender portrait of grief and societal change set against the rural backdrop of 1971 Australia. The stunningly shot local production from director Aaron Wilson and co-writer Christos Tsiolkas explores how human connection can help the healing process. Plus, I Wanna Dance With Somebody drops into the schedule; Scream 6 casting news confirmed; a Forrest Gump reunion; and David Duchovny's Bucky Fucking Dent is coming.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

    Play Episode Listen Later May 8, 2022 37:15


    Popcorn Podcast journeys into the madness for a NO SPOILER review of Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness. Everything from Sam Raimi's style to the special effects, MCU folklore and the two-hander between Benedict Cumberbatch and Elizabeth Olsen is conjured up for this exciting episode. Plus, all the excitement of the Top Gun: Maverick world premiere; a first look at Avatar: The Way Of Water reveals seriously stunning visuals; ELVIS gets the tick of approval from a very important stakeholder; and Meg Ryan makes a return to romantic comedy.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Downton Abbey: A New Era

    Play Episode Listen Later May 1, 2022 38:02


    Leigh and Tim do hope you'll join us at Downton Abbey for A New Era. The follow-up to 2019's feature sees a film crew come to Downton, while the Crawley family inherits an estate in the south of France. Popcorn Podcast discusses everything from the gorgeous locations and costumes to the beloved characters, so sit down with a cup of tea and a scone for a chat about the anticipated sequel. Plus, CinemaCon returns with huge reveals; there's a Wicked announcement; Fast 10 loses director Justin Lin; and there's a first look at Margot Robbie as Barbie.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Bonus - The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 25, 2022 15:58


    It's all about Nicolas Cage in this bonus episode of Popcorn Podcast. Starring Nicolas Cage as Nick Cage, The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent takes Leigh and Tim on a wild ride like no other! The film follows a cash-strapped fictionalised version of Cage who agrees to make a paid appearance at a billionaire super-fan's birthday party – but does the meta madness deliver?Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    The Northman

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 24, 2022 34:33


    Popcorn Podcast travel to the 10th Century for Robert Eggers Viking saga, The Northman. Staring Alexander Skarsgård and Nicole Kidman, it tells the story of prince Amleth, who flees his island kingdom home after his father is brutally murdered and his mother kidnapped by his uncle. 20 years later, Amleth is a ruthless Viking beserker, raiding villages, when a seeress reminds him of his vow to avenge his father, save his mother and kill his uncle. Listen to find out if Eggers delivers yet another cinematic triumph. Plus, the Thor: Love and Thunder teaser drops; Celine Dion lends her music to a new romantic comedy; Minecraft finds its leading man; and Graceland to call the Gold Coast home for its Australian premiere.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Special - Jake Gyllenhaal, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Michael Bay (Ambulance)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 19, 2022 16:29


    Join Popcorn Podcast for this special Ambulance interview episode where guests Jake Gyllenhaal (Spider-Man: Far From Home), Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Candyman) and director Michael 'Bayhem' Bay (Bad Boys, Transformers) drop by to discuss their action-packed new film. Everything from smashing sexy cars to a burgeoning bromance is on the agenda, plus Bay reveals why he prefers a short shoot over spending years on a sound stage, like his mate James Cameron, and how he gets car companies throwing cars at him to destroy on camera.Watch Popcorn Podcast's full interview with Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Michael Bay here: https://youtu.be/zLAddEvUOZYGet 20% off @manscaped + free shipping with promo code POPCORNPOD at manscaped.com! #adKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    The Lost City

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 17, 2022 29:53


    It's a super salty Popcorn Podcast episode as Leigh and Tim disagree on The Lost City, starring Sandra Bullock, Channing Tatum and Daniel Radcliffe. The action comedy is reminiscent of iconic adventure flicks, such as Romancing the Stone, but does it have the star power, chemistry and laughs to become a cult classic of the same calibre? One host doesn't think so. Journey into the jungle to find out who. Plus, The Crow finally flies out of development hell with an aptly terrifying star attached; Fast and Furious woo girl Vin Diesel announces a new member of the F10 family; and Salma Hayek joins Magic Mike's Last Dance.Get 20% off @manscaped + free shipping with promo code POPCORNPOD at manscaped.com! #adKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 10, 2022 22:30


    Does Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore cast a spell on movie lovers? The dulcet tones of Dave Lee join Leigh to discuss the third film in the Fantastic Beasts series, featuring Mads Mikkelsen in the role of Gellert Grindelwald alongside a returning Jude Law as Albus Dumbledore. The Secrets of Dumbledore feels like a course correction for the franchise, but is it enough to accio box office success?Get 20% off @manscaped + free shipping with promo code POPCORNPOD at manscaped.com! #adKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Bonus - Ambulance

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 5, 2022 24:59


    Special guest host Nick L'Barrow joins Leigh to discuss Michael Bay's action-packed new blockbuster, Ambulance. From the high-speed car chases to the dynamic use of drone technology, Ambulance is Bayhem in every sense of the word. Come along for the ride with Popcorn Podcast as we break down the adrenalin-fuelled Ambulance starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as criminal brothers desperately trying to escape a bank heist gone wrong.Watch Popcorn Podcast's full interview with Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II here: https://youtu.be/zLAddEvUOZYGet 20% off @manscaped + free shipping with promo code POPCORNPOD at manscaped.com! #adKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Morbius

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 3, 2022 32:32


    Morbius finally flaps (or is it flops?) onto the big screen, starring Jared Leto as the blood-thirsty Dr Michael Morbius. Join Leigh and Tim as they dive into the newest entrant to the Sony Spider-Man Universe and discuss everything from Leto's take on the conflicted character to CGI design and shameless shirtless shots. Does Morbius really deserve the flak it's been copping? Plus, a slap signals the end of awards season; Tom Cruise's mission impossible attempt to save the cinema experience; and exciting new trailers for Top Gun: Maverick, Men and Minions: The Rise Of Gru.Get 20% off @manscaped + free shipping with promo code POPCORNPOD at manscaped.com! #adKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Bonus - The Bad Guys

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 31, 2022 19:51


    Being good is no fun at all in this bonus episode of Popcorn Podcast. Leigh and Tim review The Bad Guys, a new action-comedy from DreamWorks Animation based on Aaron Blabey's best-selling kids' book series. The film follows a criminal crew of animal outlaws – including Mr Wolf (Sam Rockwell), Mr Snake (Marc Maron), Mr Shark (Craig Robinson), Ms Tarantula (Awkwafina) and Mr Piranha (Anthony Ramos) – as they attempt their most challenging con yet... becoming good guys. Does the "Tarantino for kids" flick hit the target? Find out in this fun new episode from your favourite podcasting pair.Get 20% off @manscaped + free shipping with promo code POPCORNPOD at manscaped.com! #adWatch Popcorn Podcast's full interviews with the stars of The Bad Guys here: https://youtu.be/HQJxS_x4NMsKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Special - The Bad Guys cast

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 27, 2022 16:51


    Popcorn Podcast interviews the A-list cast of new DreamWorks animation The Bad Guys! Join us for this special episode, as guest stars Awkwafina, Anthony Ramos, Craig Robinson and Marc Maron drop by to chat about the "Tarantino for kids" concept, who got the best lines and... that thing that looks like a butt.Watch Popcorn Podcast's full interviews with the stars of The Bad Guys here: https://youtu.be/HQJxS_x4NMsKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    The Duke

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 27, 2022 21:26


    Popcorn Podcast discusses uplifting British film The Duke, starring Jim Broadbent, Helen Mirren and Matthew Goode. Based on a true story, The Duke follows Kempton Bunton, a 60-year-old taxi driver accused of stealing Francisco Goya's portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London. But do Leigh and Tim think the period piece is a winner? Plus, your last chance to enter our Scream giveaway; Godzilla vs Kong sequel to call Australia home; Avatar 2 trailer coming; and Barry Keoghan breaks the internet.Get 20% off @manscaped + free shipping with promo code POPCORNPOD at manscaped.com! #adKnow someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Special - Guillermo Martinez

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 25, 2022 28:05


    Popcorn Podcast is joined by special guest Guillermo Martinez, Head of Story on The Mitchells vs The Machines, to discuss the Best Animation Oscar contender. Martinez shares insights into the creative process, getting the tone right, the unique style of the Sony Animation film and his big Oscar night plans. Find all this and more in this very special episode, we hope you enjoy.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    River

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 20, 2022 22:45


    Popcorn Podcast goes on a cinematic and musical journey through time with River. Directed by Jennifer Peedom and Joseph Nizeti, and narrated by Willem Dafoe, the film honours the wildness of rivers, but also recognises their vulnerability and explores how rivers shape human existence. Join Leigh and Tim as they discuss this orchestral documentary, featuring music from Radiohead, the Australian Chamber Orchestra and Indigenous man William Barton. Plus, final Oscar predictions are made; Hollywood farewells another legend; Cannes reveals big debuts; and what's in store for the Play-Doh movie.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Turning Red

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 13, 2022 22:04


    Popcorn Podcast brings you Turning Red, Disney and Pixar's coming-of-age story with a twist. Co-written and directed by Domee Shi – the first woman to helm a Pixar feature – Turning Red introduces Meilin Lee (Rosalie Chiang) a vibrant, self-assured teenager who suddenly turns into a giant red panda when she gets emotional. Can the film's unique animation fusion of east meets west deliver another Pixar winner? Plus, the South by Southwest Film Festival kicks off in Austin, Texas; the year of DC gets downgraded; first look at Disney's Pinocchio; and Dune casting news.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Special - Mia Hansen-Løve

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 8, 2022 16:07


    Popcorn Podcast chats to Bergman Island writer and director Mia Hansen-Løve about her new film, giving ghosts of the past a second life, and how Bergman Island explores the mechanics of inspiration and helped her to understand her own creative processes as a filmmaker. It's a fascinating and insightful interview that we hope you enjoy.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    The Batman

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 6, 2022 42:33


    It's here! Matt Reeves' The Batman finally hits cinemas and Popcorn Podcast has the no-spoiler lowdown on Robert Pattinson's turn in the batsuit. This highly anticipated take on Gotham's Dark Knight delivers an action-packed thriller, but does it live up to the lofty expectations? Plus, Brad Pitt's Bullet Train speeds to the screen; a Beetlejuice sequel in the works; and new trailers for Fantastic Beasts and The Adam Project promise action-packed fun. All this and more in our bite-sized episode.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Cyrano

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 27, 2022 29:13


    Revel in the romance of Cyrano with Popcorn Podcast's review. Director Joe Wright's musical take on the classic tale of longing and loss stars Peter Dinklage as witty, but insecure Cyrano de Bergerac, pining for his lifelong friend Roxanne (Haley Bennett), who is smitten with the brave but hapless Christian (Kelvin Harrison Jr). Join Leigh and Tim as they talk beauty, music and the language of unrequited love. Plus, Sean Penn's warzone documentary; surprising Oscars news; and your last chance to win movie tickets to Bergman Island.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Bonus - Studio 666

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 24, 2022 17:48


    Foo Fighters throw a monkey wrench at classic horror with slasher comedy Studio 666. The film sees the iconic rockers recording their new album in an abandoned mansion while contending with demonic houseguests, a horny neighbour, an overeager delivery driver and possessed frontman Dave Grohl convinced he's discovered a new note. But is Studio 666 the best, the best, the best of a new musician-led sub-genre? Find out Leigh and Tim's thoughts in this bite-sized bonus episode.Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

    Uncharted

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 20, 2022 29:25


    Popcorn Podcast goes on the thrill ride that is Uncharted. Adapted from Sony Playstation's iconic game series, Uncharted is a globe-trotting action-adventure following street-smart Nathan Drake (Tom Holland) and seasoned treasure hunter Victor 'Sully' Sullivan (Mark Wahlberg) as they race to recover a lost fortune. But is it action over substance? Plus, first-look trailers for Nope and Elvis; Doctor Strange hints at big surprises; Oscar hosts are revealed; and Paramount makes huge announcements. Join Leigh and Tim for all this and more in an exciting, jam-packed episode!Know someone who loves movies? Please share Popcorn Podcast with your friends.Visit popcornpodcast.com for more movie reviews, celebrity interviews and news.Popcorn Podcast interviews the biggest stars, including Hugh Jackman and more, on YouTube: Popcorn Podcast

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