Awful Waffle

Awful Waffle
Join three friends as they embark on a cinematic safari in search of the great white buffalo of film
23: Waking Life
Oct 2 • 35 min
This week we watched 2001's Waking Life.Links:Waking Life (2001) - IMDb
22: Tangerine (2015)
Sep 11 • 28 min
This week we watched 2015's Tangerine.Links:Tangerine (2015) - IMDb
21: Swiss Army Man (2016)
Aug 27 • 51 min
This week we watched 2016's Swiss Army Man. Ben watched Swiss Army Man (2016), Dan watched Swiss Army Man (2016), and Forrest watched Swiss Army Man (2016).Links:Swiss Army Man (2016)
20: Best Picture Nominees
Aug 13 • 70 min
This week we watched nominees for Best Picture in the 2017 Oscars. Forrest watched Dunkirk (2017), Ben watched Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017), and Dan watched The Shape of Water (2017). Header image courtesy of Davidlohr…
19: Time Travel
Jul 30 • 33 min
This week we watched time travel movies. Dan watched Time After Time (1979), Forrest watched Twelve Monkeys (1995), and Ben watched Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989).Links:Time After Time (1979) - IMDbTwelve Monkeys (1995) - IMDbBill & Ted's…
18: Michael Bay
Jul 16 • 60 min
This week we watched movies directed by Michael Bay. Forrest watched The Rock (1996), Ben watched The Island (2005), and Dan watched Pain & Gain (2013).Links:The Rock (1996) - IMDbThe Island (2005) - IMDbPain & Gain (2013) - IMDb
17: Anime Film
Jun 18 • 32 min
This week we watched anime films. Forrest watched The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (2013), Ben watched Porco Rosso (1992), and Dan watched The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006).Links:The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (2013) - IMDbPorco Rosso (1992) -…
16: Sidney Lumet
May 29 • 48 min
This week we watched films directed by Sidney Lumet. Ben watched Find Me Guilty (2006), Dan watched Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007), and Forrest watched 12 Angry Men (1957).Links:Find Me Guilty (2006) - IMDbBefore the Devil Knows You're Dead…
15: Nic Cage II
May 14 • 51 min
This week we doubled down on Nic Cage. Dan watched Joe (2013), Forrest watched Knowing (2009), and Ben watched Drive Angry (2011).Links:Joe (2013) - IMDbKnowing (2009) - IMDbDrive Angry (2011) - IMDb
14: Pedro Almodóvar
May 1 • 46 min
This week we watched films written and directed by Pedro Almodóvar. Forrest watched Volver (2006), Ben watched Talk to Her (2002), and Dan watched The Skin I Live In (2011).Links:Volver (2006) - IMDbTalk To Her (2002) - IMDbThe Skin I Live In (2011) - IMDb
13: Adrien Brody
Apr 16 • 53 min
This week we watched movies featuring Adrien Brody. Ben watched Detachment (2011), Dan watched High School (2010), and Forrest watched The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014).Links:Detachment (2011) - IMDbHigh School (2010) - IMDbThe Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) -…
12: Dramatic TV Series
Apr 9 • 69 min
This week we switched it up to talk about dramatic TV series. Dan watched Billions, Forrest watched Deadwood, and Ben (re)watched The West Wing.Links:Billions (TV Series 2016– ) - IMDbDeadwood (TV Series 2004–2006) - IMDbThe West Wing (TV Series…
11: Non-Tarantino Tarantino Movies
Apr 2 • 48 min
This week we watched movies written but not directed by Quentin Tarantino. Forrest watched True Romance (1993) starring Christian Slater and Patricia Arquette, Ben watched From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) starring Harvey Keitel and George Clooney, and Dan…
10: Mindfreak Movies
Mar 26 • 47 min
This week we watched mindfreak movies. Dan watched Annihilation (2018) starring Natalie Portman, Forrest watched Open Your Eyes (1997) starring Eduardo Noriega and Penélope Cruz, and Ben watched Triangle (2009) starring Melissa George.Links:Annihilation…
9: Courtroom Films
Mar 19 • 44 min
Ben watched The Verdict (1982) starring Paul Newman, Dan watched In The Name of the Father (1993) starring Daniel Day-Lewis, and Forrest watched My Cousin Vinny (1992) starring Joe Pesci.Links:The Verdict (1982) - IMDbIn The Name of the Father (1993) -…
8: Lincoln Movies
Mar 12 • 42 min
This week we watched movies about Abraham Lincoln. Forrest watched Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) staring Henry Fonda, Ben watched Lincoln (2012) staring Daniel Day-Lewis, and Dan watched Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012) staring Benjamin…
7: Cage Match
Mar 5 • 39 min
This week we watched movies staring Nicolas Cage. Dan reviewed Leaving Las Vegas (1995) staring Elisabeth Shue and Nic, Forrest reviewed Raising Arizona (1987) staring Holly Hunter and Nic, and Ben reviewed Moonstruck (1987) staring Cher and…
6: Golden Age of Filmmaking
Feb 26 • 45 min
This week we watched movies from the golden age of filmmaking. Ben reviewed Citizen Kane (1941), with Orson Welles both in-front-of and behind the camera; Dan reviewed Casablanca (1942) with Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, and every movie quote you've…
5: Movies about the Movie Business
Feb 19 • 52 min
Forrest reviewed Adaptation (2002) staring Awful Waffle favorite Nic Cage, Ben reviewed Sunset Boulevard (1950) staring William Holden and Gloria Swanson, and Dan reviewed The Disaster Artist (2017) staring the Francos.Links:Adaptation. (2002) -…
4: Akira Kurosawa
Feb 12 • 65 min
This week we compared Akira Kurosawa and Kurosawa-inspired films. Dan compared Hidden Fortress (1958) to Star Wars (1977), Forrest compared Rashomon (1950) to Vantage Point (2008), and Ben compared Yojimbo (1961) to Last Man Standing (1996).Links:The…
3: The Chronicles of Reddick
Feb 5 • 38 min
This week we watched films with Lance Reddick of The Wire fame. Ben reviewed Faults (2014) with Leland Orser and Lance Reddick, Dan reviewed John Wick (2014) with Keanu Reeves and Lance Reddick, and Forrest reviewed the Spike Lee remake of Old Boy (2013)…
2: Oscar Winners in Non-Oscar Winning Performance
Jan 29 • 53 min
This week we watched non-Oscar winning films with Oscar winning actors. Forrest reviewed The Game (1997) with Michael Douglas, Ben reviewed Shelter (2014) with Jennifer Connelly, and Dan reviewed Murder on the Orient Express (2017) with too many leads to…
1: Thrillers
Jan 22 • 44 min
This week we watched thrillers. Dan reviewed Rememory (2017) with Peter Dinklage, Forrest reviewed Das Experiment (2001) with Moritz Bleibtreu, and Ben reviewed I.T. (2016) with Pierce Brosnan.Links:Rememory (2017) - IMDbThe Experiment (2001) - IMDbI.T.…