Casual Cinecast: Blockbuster Movies to Criterion & Classic Film

Casual Cinecast: Blockbuster Movies to Criterion & Classic Film

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Casual Cinecast is a weekly film and TV podcast where we discuss current movies, watch through the Criterion Collection and much more! Every review has a spoiler free section!
Star Wars: Episode IX: The Rise of the Skywalker Trailer Breakdown, The Mandalorian, Jedi: Fallen Order, Disney+ and more!
Apr 18 • 93 min
This week it’s all about Star Wars! Mike, Chris and Justin are joined by special guest Jordan Maison (editor-in-chief of Cinelinx.com) to discuss all things Star Wars from The Mandalorian to Jedi: Fallen Order to the main feature, a trailer breakdown for…
Shazam!, Pet Sematary, Game of Thrones, Black Panther & Old School
Apr 14 • 70 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike discuss “What’s On Our Mind” this week before moving into a review for the latest DC film, Shazam!
Casually Criterion - Safety Last!, June 2019 Announcements
Apr 12 • 59 min
In this Casually Criterion episode - Mike, Justin and Chris re-evaluate their priorities to figure out why safety is last in Spine #662 from The Criterion Collection, Harold Lloyd in Safety Last!
Dragged Across Concrete, Dumbo, The Beach Bum, The Wife and The Story of Film
Apr 4 • 89 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike discuss “What’s On Our Mind” this week before moving into a review for the latest S. Craig Zahler film, Dragged Across Concrete.
Us, Free Solo, Pete’s Dragon
Mar 27 • 84 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike discuss “What’s On Our Mind” this week before moving into a review for the latest Jordan Peele film, Us.
Triple Frontier, Captive State, Arrested Development S5 Part 2, Star Wars: Resistance, The Great British Baking Show and On Cinema At The Cinema
Mar 20 • 75 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike discuss “What’s On Our Mind” this week before moving into a review for the latest Netflix Original film, Triple Frontier.
Captain Marvel, Apollo 11, How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, Aint Them Bodies Saints
Mar 13 • 77 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike discuss “What’s On Our Mind” this week before moving into a review for the newest installment in the MCU, Captain Marvel!
A Most Violent Year, Spielberg v. Netflix, Leaving Neverland, The Fall and Bojack Horseman
Mar 7 • 111 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike talk What’s On Their Minds and then do TWO listener requested film reviews, A Most Violent Year and The Fall.
Oscars 2019 reactions, The Casual Cinecast Awards (AKA The Casualties)
Mar 2 • 86 min
In this very special episode, Mike, Chris, and Justin go over their reactions the Oscars 2019, before moving into the first ever Casual Cinecast Awards!
Casually Criterion - The Princess Bride, May 2019 Announcements
Feb 27 • 66 min
In this Casually Criterion episode - Mike, Justin and Chris revel in the joy and fantasy that is Spine #948 from The Criterion Collection, Rob Reiner’s The Princess Bride!
Shoplifters, Alita: Battle Angel, Isn’t It Romantic, Russian Doll and Ran
Feb 21 • 93 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike have a lot on their minds for the What’s On Our Minds segment (including Isn’t It Romantic and Alita: Battle Angel) and then move into a feature review for Hirokazu Koreeda’s Shoplifters.
They Shall Not Grow Old, Oscar Controversy, Cold Pursuit, Free Solo, Rashomon and Zodiac
Feb 14 • 82 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike have a super-sized What’s On Our Minds segment and then a feature, but shorter than usual, review of Peter Jackson’s They Shall Not Grow Old.
Camino - Filmmaker Interview
Feb 8 • 53 min
In this very special episode, Mike and Chris sit down with host-turned-guest Justin and John Patrick Hughes for an interview about their indie comedy film, Camino, which is now available on Amazon. The film is free to those with Amazon Prime and is…
Velvet Buzzsaw, Sundance 2019 winners, Vice, Singin’ in the Rain
Feb 6 • 67 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike discuss everything they’ve seen this week, the winners out of Sundance 2019 and then move into a full review of Velvet Buzzsaw!
The Kid Who Would Be King, Serenity, Vice, Outlander, The Magnificent Ambersons, A Silent Voice
Jan 31 • 67 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike talk about what’s on their minds this week, along with a review of the new Joe Cornish film, The Kid Who Would Be King.
Glass, Oscar Nominations and The House That Jack Built
Jan 26 • 91 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike talk about the conclusion of M. Night Shyamalan’s superhero trilogy, Glass.
Casually Criterion - Mulholland Drive, March - April 2019 Criterion Collection announcements
Jan 23 • 54 min
In this Casually Criterion episode - Mike, Justin and Chris tackle their first Criterion of 2019, with Spine #779 from The Criterion Collection, David Lynch’s Mulholland Drive!
Most Anticipated Movies of 2019, Cold War, True Detective and Moonlight
Jan 17 • 70 min
In this episode of The Casual Cinecast Chris, Justin and Mike decide to bring in the new year by listing what films they are most looking forward to throughout 2019! Plus, there’s a nice long What’s On Our Mind segment.
The Best Movies of 2018
Jan 10 • 107 min
In this epic episode, Mike, Justin and Chris count down each of their Top Ten Movies of 2018! Plus a few honorable mentions at the end! Each of us give our Top Ten but we avoid a lengthy discussion on any repeat films until we reach the highest ranking…
Holiday Viewings: Burning, Aquaman, Minding The Gap, Bird Box, Roma, Sorry To Bother You…
Jan 4 • 78 min
After a nice week off for the holidays, Mike, Justin, and Chris decide to do a long “What’s On Our Mind” segment this week. So each one goes over the things they watched on our holiday break!
The Favourite, Into the Spider-verse and Justin’s Trip to NYC
Dec 21, 2018 • 85 min
In this episode, Justin returns and joins Chris and Mike in talking about The Favourite and Spiderman: Into The Spider-verse plus Justin talks briefly about his trip to NYC!
Roma, Thunder Road, Cold War, Oscars 2019 Predictions, Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Dec 12, 2018 • 76 min
In this episode, Chris and Mike are join by guest host JD, from the InSession Film Podcast, and together we dive into the new Alfonso Cuarón film, Roma. Plus we talk about Thunder Road, Cold War, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and after the review, we talk…
Casually Criterion - Tokyo Story, February 2019 Releases and The End of Filmstruck
Dec 6, 2018 • 56 min
In this Casually Criterion episode - Mike, Justin and Chris dive into Spine #217 from The Criterion Collection, Yasujiro Ozu’s Tokyo Story!
Creed II & The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, Netflix movie release benefits
Nov 29, 2018 • 87 min
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Widows, What We’re Thankful For, Rocky and The Princess Bride
Nov 21, 2018 • 73 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike dive into the new Steve McQueen heist drama, Widows! Plus quick discussion on The Princess Bride, Rocky and What We’re Thankful For this year in regards to TV & Film!
Overlord, All That Heaven Allows, Red Dead Redemption 2 and Star Wars: Resistance
Nov 18, 2018 • 69 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike dive into the new thriller Overlord, along with everything else on their minds this week!
Beautiful Boy, Mid90s, “New Breaking Bad Movie?” and The Night Comes For Us
Nov 13, 2018 • 74 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review the new film starring Timothee Chalamet and Steve Carell, Beautiful Boy.
The Old Man & The Gun, Red Dead Redemption 2, Bodyguard and Scream
Nov 4, 2018 • 57 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review the (possibly final) Robert Redford film The Old Man & the Gun
Casually Criterion - The Blob and January 2019 Criterion Releases
Oct 29, 2018 • 44 min
In this Casually Criterion episode - Mike, Justin and Chris dive into Spine #91 from The Criterion Collection, Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr.’s The Blob!
Halloween, Bojack Horseman and The Haunting of Hill House
Oct 24, 2018 • 99 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review the newest reboot/sequel of the horror classic, Halloween!
First Man, Bad Times at the El Royale, Leave No Trace and Let The Right One In
Oct 19, 2018 • 103 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review two films! Damien Chazelle’s First Man and Drew Goddard’s Bad Times at the El Royale!
A Star is Born, Venom, Hold The Dark and House of the Devil
Oct 11, 2018 • 83 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review the newest version of A Star is Born!
Casually Criterion - The Man Who Fell To Earth, December 2018 Criterion Announcements, A.I. and more
Oct 5, 2018 • 84 min
In this Casually Criterion episode - Mike, Justin and Chris dive into Spine #304 from The Criterion Collection, Nicolas Roeg’s The Man Who Fell To Earth.
Mandy, Maniac, The Player, “The Wild Bunch” Remake?” and Blaze
Sep 27, 2018 • 82 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike dive into the crazy new Nicolas Cage film, Mandy!
The Predator, The Tree Of Life (Extended Cut), The Man From Nowhere and more
Sep 20, 2018 • 76 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review the latest sequel in the Predator franchise, The Predator, directed by Shane Black.
Most Anticipated Movies Fall 2018, Big Trouble in Little China, Marvel’s Spider-Man (PS4), Koyaanisqatsi and more
Sep 13, 2018 • 85 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike each list the 5 movies they are looking forward to throughout the end of the year.
Searching, Eyes Wide Shut, The New World (Extended Cut), Jack Ryan and Operation Finale
Sep 6, 2018 • 75 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review of the new film starring John Cho, Searching!
2001: A Space Odyssey 50th Anniversary, Sharp Objects, Action Point, Disobedience and more
Sep 2, 2018 • 68 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike all went to the theater to check out the 50th Anniversary release of Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey!
Casually Criterion - Notorious and November 2018 Releases
Aug 28, 2018 • 54 min
In this Casually Criterion episode - Mike, Justin and Chris break spine order for the first time to talk about the winner of our listener poll. Spine #137 from The Criterion Collection, Notorious.
Crazy Rich Asians, The Meg, Disenchantment, Oh Lucy! and The Staircase
Aug 23, 2018 • 72 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review of the new film by Jon M. Chu, Crazy Rich Asians!
BlacKkKlansman, “Changes to the Oscars”, Room and It Follows
Aug 16, 2018 • 100 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review Spike Lee’s newest film, BlacKkKlansman.
Eighth Grade, Magnolia, L.A. Confidential, Personal Shopper and You’re The Worst
Aug 9, 2018 • 93 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike get in touch with their inner 13-year-old girl and review Bo Burnham’s Eighth Grade, starring Elsie Fisher.
Mission: Impossible Fallout, His Girl Friday, Castle Rock, Short Term 12 and more
Aug 1, 2018 • 95 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike choose to accept to do a review of Mission: Impossible - Fallout starring Tom Cruise, Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson, Ving Rhames and Sean Harris We also give mini-reviews for everything that’s been on minds this week!
Mission: Impossible Series Catch Up, Blockers, Leave No Trace and The Wicker Man
Jul 26, 2018 • 78 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike go over the Mission: Impossible series up to Rogue Nation in preparation for Mission: Impossible Fallout! Plus they read their Listener Voted Ranking of the Mission: Impossible series so far!
Casually Criterion - Dead Ringers and October 2018 Releases
Jul 24, 2018 • 69 min
In this Casually Criterion episode - Mike, Justin and Chris talk about spine #21 from The Criterion Collection, Dead Ringers.
Best of 2018! (So Far), The Endless, Who Is America?, Tag and more
Jul 19, 2018 • 74 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike countdown each of their Top 5 films of 2018 (So Far)! Plus they read their Listener Submitted Top 5 of 2018 (So Far)!
Ant-Man and The Wasp, Sicario 2, Won’t You Be My Neighbor, It (2017) and Little Giants
Jul 14, 2018 • 82 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike return to the MCU for Ant-Man and The Wasp, starring Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Douglas and Michelle Pfeiffer! We also give mini-reviews for everything that’s been on minds this week!
First Reformed, Mistaken For Strangers, Preacher, Houseguest and more
Jul 5, 2018 • 102 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review Paul Schrader’s latest film, First Reformed, starring Ethan Hawke!
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, My Dinner with Andre, Enemy and The Impossible
Jun 26, 2018 • 88 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review the newest installment of the Jurassic series, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom!
Incredibles 2, The Incredibles, Ida, The Expanse and more
Jun 20, 2018 • 58 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review the new Brad Bird directed Disney/Pixar film, Incredibles 2!
Hereditary, Upgrade, The Twilight Samurai and Penn & Teller’s Fool Us
Jun 13, 2018 • 90 min
In this episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review the new horror film Hereditary, from first time director Ari Aster.
Barry (Season 1), The Tale, Arrested Development Season 5, A Fantastic Woman and more
Jun 6, 2018 • 98 min
In this HBO-centric episode, Justin, Chris and Mike review the first season of the Bill Hader starring series, Barry. Then they dive deep into The Tale starring Laura Dern.
Solo: A Star Wars Story and Ranking Every Star Wars Movie
May 31, 2018 • 83 min
Justin, Chris and Mike go discuss whether of not Solo: A Star Wars Story lives up to the legend, then we rank every Star Wars movie from favorite to least favorite!
Deadpool 2, “Cannes Film Festival Recap”, Revenge, The 40 Year Old Virgin and Young Adult
May 26, 2018 • 70 min
Justin, Chris and Mike discuss the newest installment in the Deadpool series, Deadpool 2 starring Ryan Reynolds and Josh Brolin.
Tully, Downsizing, Westworld, The Handmaid’s Tale and more
May 16, 2018 • 64 min
Justin, Chris and Mike discuss the newest Jason Reitman - Diablo Cody - Charlize Theron collaboration, Tully.
Casually Criterion - Sid and Nancy, “Arrested Development Season 5 News”, Childish Gambino’s This Is America and more
May 12, 2018 • 76 min
In this Casually Criterion episode - Mike, Justin and Chris talk about spine #20 from The Criterion Collection, Sid and Nancy.
As Far As The Eye Can See - Filmmaker Interview
May 7, 2018 • 56 min
In this Bonus Episode, Justin, Chris and Mike sit down with director David Franklin whose indie feature film As Far As The Eye Can See stars Jason London (Dazed and Confused, Out Cold) and is available on VOD right now!
Bonus - 5 Most Anticipate Summer Movies
May 3, 2018 • 42 min
In this Bonus Episode, Mike, Justin and Chris each give their Top 5 Summer Movies they are looking forward to.
Avengers: Infinity War, Hostiles, Me and Earl and The Dying Girl, Escape From New York and more
May 1, 2018 • 85 min
Justin, Chris and Mike discuss the newest Marvel film, Avengers: Infinity War.
You Were Never Really Here, “Netflix Buying Movie Theatres”, Westworld Premiere and more
Apr 26, 2018 • 64 min
Justin, Chris and Mike discuss the new Lynne Ramsay film You Were Never Really Here.
Bonus - Marvel Cinematic Universe / Avengers: Infinity War Preview
Apr 24, 2018 • 55 min
In this Bonus Episode, Mike, Justin and Chris offer about their individual thoughts on The Marvel Cinematic Universe and speculate on the upcoming Avengers: Infinity War. We’ve also rebranded to Causal Cincast, to better reflect the that we are a movie…
Casually Criterion - Shock Corridor, July 2018 Criterion Releases, Lost In Space Series and more
Apr 19, 2018 • 95 min
Casually Criterion, Episode #025 - Mike, Justin and Chris talk about spine #19 from The Criterion Collection, Shock Corridor.
Isle Of Dogs, Hannibal Series, Atlanta, The Witch and more
Apr 12, 2018 • 79 min
Casually Current : Episode #024 - Justin, Chris and Mike discuss the new Wes Anderson film Isle of Dogs.
Bonus - A Quiet Place
Apr 10, 2018 • 61 min
In this Bonus Episode, Mike and Justin talk about the new John Krasinski film, A Quiet Place. Spoilers start at 00:29:20! Help send kids in need to the movie theater with our friends at www.reeloutreach.com
Casually Criterion - The Naked Kiss, The Death of Stalin, The Terror, West of Memphis and more
Apr 7, 2018 • 86 min
Casually Criterion, Episode #023 - Mike and Justin talk about spine #18 from The Criterion Collection, The Naked Kiss
Bonus - Ready Player One
Apr 5, 2018 • 51 min
In this Bonus Episode, Mike and Justin talk about the new Steven Spielberg film, Ready Player One. Help send kids in need to the movie theater with our friends at www.reeloutreach.com Check out our new website at www.casualcinemedia.com
Berberian Sound Studio, “Cannes Bans Netflix Originals from Competition”, The Greatest Showman and more
Mar 28, 2018 • 96 min
Casually Current : Episode #022 - Justin, Chris and Mike discuss Berberian Sound Studio which was the film chosen by our Oscar Prediction Competition winner!
Casually Criterion - Salo or The 120 Days of Sodom, June 2018 Criterion Releases, The Director & The Jedi and more
Mar 22, 2018 • 98 min
Casually Criterion, Episode #021 - Mike, Chris and Justin talk about spine #17 from The Criterion Collection, Salo or The 120 Days of Sodom.
Bonus - Tomb Raider
Mar 20, 2018 • 49 min
In this Bonus Episode, Mike, Chris and Justin talk about the new Alicia Vikander film, Tomb Raider. Help send kids in need to the movie theater with our friends at www.reeloutreach.com
Bear With Us : Filmmaker Interview
Mar 18, 2018 • 70 min
In this Bonus Episode, Justin, Chris and Mike sit down with the filmmakers behind Bear With Us, an indie comedy film. William J. Stribling (Writer/Director) and Russ Nickel (Writer) talk about their film, what inspired it, how it got made and win at HQ…
Red Sparrow, The Florida Project, Unforgiven and more
Mar 14, 2018 • 85 min
Casually Current : Episode #020 - Justin, Chris and Mike discuss the new Jennifer Lawrence film, Red Sparrow.
Casually Criterion - The Samurai Trilogy, Punch Drunk Love, The Big Sick and more
Mar 8, 2018 • 119 min
Casually Criterion, Episode #019 - Mike, Chris and Justin talk about spines #14,15 and 16 from The Criterion Collection, which make up The Samurai Trilogy.
Bonus - Oscars/Annihilation
Mar 6, 2018 • 59 min
In this Bonus Episode, Mike, Chris and Justin talk about the results of the Oscars and the new Alex Garland film, Annihilation.
Bonus - The Post and Our Best Picture Picks
Mar 2, 2018 • 35 min
In this Bonus Episode, Mike, Chris and Justin talk about the final Best Picture nominee in their Oscar coverage, The Post Stay until the end for each of our favorite of the Best Picture nominees and what we want to win.
Lady Bird, Colossal, The Apu Trilogy, “Rush Hour 4 Confirmed”, Geostorm and more
Feb 28, 2018 • 76 min
Casually Current : Episode #018 - Justin, Chris and Mike discuss Oscar Best Picture Nominee Lady Bird.
Casually Criterion - The Silence of the Lambs, May 2018 Criterion Releases, Counterpart and more
Feb 22, 2018 • 98 min
Casually Criterion, Episode #017 - Mike, Chris and Justin talk about spine #13 from The Criterion Collection, The Silence of the Lambs.
Bonus - Black Panther
Feb 20, 2018 • 44 min
In this Bonus Episode, Mike, Chris and Justin talk about the new Marvel film, Black Panther. Check out our new Facebook group and chat film and other things with us here. Follow us on: Twitter Facebook Instagram Email us at: [email protected]
Bonus - Get Out
Feb 18, 2018 • 35 min
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Phantom Thread, “Game of Thrones Creators Get Star Wars Series” and more
Feb 15, 2018 • 94 min
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Bonus - Darkest Hour
Feb 11, 2018 • 38 min
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Casually Criterion - This Is Spinal Tap, Molly’s Game, Closely Watched Trains and more
Feb 7, 2018 • 107 min
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Call Me By Your Name, Dunkirk, The Shape of Water and Oscar Nominations
Jan 31, 2018 • 118 min
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Casually Criterion - The Seventh Seal, April 2018 Criterion Releases and “Interesting Sundance Films”
Jan 25, 2018 • 115 min
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A Ghost Story, Three Billboards…, Golden Globe Winners and more
Jan 17, 2018 • 105 min
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Casually Criterion - Walkabout, Top 3 Criterion Releases of 2017 and NYE Criterion Drawing
Jan 10, 2018 • 114 min
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Best of 2017, Most Anticipated of 2018, New Year’s Resolutions and more
Jan 4, 2018 • 106 min
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Casually Criterion - The Killer & Hard Boiled and March 2018 Criterion Releases
Dec 28, 2017 • 81 min
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Disney/Fox Merger, Ready Player One trailer and more
Dec 20, 2017 • 95 min
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Casually Criterion - A Night to Remember, Quentin Tarantino & Star Trek and more
Dec 14, 2017 • 72 min
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Casually Criterion - Beauty and the Beast, Top 3 Fantasy Criterion Films, Infinity War trailer and more
Dec 7, 2017 • 97 min
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Casually Criterion - The 400 Blows, Three Billboards… and more
Nov 30, 2017 • 97 min
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Casually Criterion - Amarcord, February 2018 Criterion releases, Top 3 Guilty Pleasure Films/TV and more
Nov 23, 2017 • 109 min
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Casually Criterion - The Lady Vanishes, “Rian Johnson gets own Star Wars trilogy” and more
Nov 16, 2017 • 69 min
Casually Criterion : Episode #003 - Chris and Justin talk about spine #3 from The Criterion Collection, The Lady Vanishes. RUNDOWN - - Intro (00:00:00 - 00:00:35) - What’s on Our Minds (00:00:35 - 00:16:10) …
Casually Criterion - Seven Samurai, Top 3 Sports Films and more
Nov 9, 2017 • 79 min
Casually Criterion - Grand Illusion, Stranger Things Season 2, Phantom Thread trailer and more
Nov 2, 2017 • 52 min
In the first real episode of Casually Criterion, Chris and Justin talk about spine #1 from The Criterion Collection, Grand Illusion. 0:00 - 4:45 = Intro/What’s on our Minds 4:45 - 41:30 = Grand Illusion Discussion 41:30 - 52:02 = Next Film/Top 3/Outro…