CriterionCast Episodes

Where we discuss one featured film from the Criterion Collection.

Episode 110 – Criterion Blu-ray Upgrade Wish List For 2012

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In this weeks episode, Ryan is joined by Travis, James, David Blakeslee, Moises Chiullan, and West Anthony to discuss their top 5 Criterion Collection titles that they want to see upgraded to Blu-ray in 2011.

They also discuss the passing of Bert Schneider, the introduction of “My Criterion” and the March 2012 Criterion titles.

Episode 109 – Eclipse Series Wrap-Up For 2011

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In this episode, Ryan is joined by David Blakeslee to discuss the Eclipse Series, as well as the various individual releases from 2011. They also discuss the potential releases for 2012, and where they’d like to see the line go.

Episode 106 – Hirokazu Kore-eda’s Still Walking

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In episode 106, the CriterionCast is joined by Josh Brunsting to discuss Hirokazu Kore-eda’s 2008 film, Still Walking, as they continue their food arc. They also discuss the week’s news, new releases, as well as the February 2012 Criterion Collection titles. They talk a little too much about the Tiny Furniture cover. Sorry about the hum.

Episode 105 – Abdellatif Kechiche’s The Secret Of The Grain

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In episode 105 of the CriterionCast, Ryan, James, and Travis are joined by Tim Buel from the Golden Briefcase, to discuss the week’s news, new releases, and rumors surrounding the Criterion Collection. Continuing their current food arc, the podcast discusses the 2007 film from Abdellatif Kechiche, The Secret Of The Grain.

Episode 104 – Luis Bunuel’s The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie

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This week on the podcast, Ryan, James, and Travis are joined by David Bax from the Battleship Pretension to discuss Luis Bunuel’s The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie, as they begin a month long arc, looking at “food” films in the Criterion Collection. They also discuss the week’s news, and new releases.

Episode 101 – Sam Fuller’s White Dog

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This week on the podcast, Ryan, James, and Travis are joined by Damon Houx as they begin a month long arc of “genre” films. They discuss the week’s news, the January Criterion new release announcements, as well as the new releases for October. For the feature discussion, they cover Sam Fuller’s 1982 film, White Dog.

Episode 100 – Federico Fellini’s 8 1/2

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In this week’s episode, we finish the “meta” film arc by discussing Federico Fellini’s 8 1/2. We also discuss the week’s news (including Steve Jobs’ passing), rumors (regarding the January titles), and the week’s new releases from Criterion.