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038: Phil’s look at the Movies
Apr 21 • 45 min
In this month’s “Phil’s view of the movies”, Phil and the team discuss the three main movie awards of this year: The Golden Globe, The BAFTA’s and of course, The Oscar’s. We rate the winners and talk about who in our opinion should have won the major…
037: Louisa and Tron
Apr 14 • 54 min
For our mid month show we interview animator Ken Blakey about his work on Louisa An Amazing Adventure and the incredible true story behind the film. Also Elijah returns for “Rediscovering the Classics with Elijah”. This month we are in the Tron universe…
036: Q The Music
Apr 5 • 49 min
The name is Q – Q The Music. They are the world’s leading James Bond Tribute Band. For this podcast special, we have an interview with the band’s founder and manager Warren Ringham. Warren tells us how this very special tribute band came into being, where…
035: MarvelUs Fisherman
Mar 31 • 117 min
Buckle up for part two of the great Vice / Adam McKay debate as Jeff brings up the subject of The Big Short with Lucy and Josh. Let’s hope there isn’t as much drink flying around! Our main reviews this month are Fisherman’s Friends, Captain Marvel and Us.…
034: Phil’s Look At The Movies
Mar 24 • 34 min
Welcome to a new series of monthly podcast shorts – Phil’s Look At The Movies Friend of the show Phil Foster (aka Phil The Bear) will be talking to us about aspects of the movies which interest him. For our inaugural episode, we chat with Phil about the…
033: Bath and Mels
Mar 17 • 86 min
For our mid month show we interview the very knowledgeable Philip Raby – the creative director of the Bath Film Festival. We introduce a new contributor, Elijah, who joins us with a new feature called “Rediscovering the Classics with Elijah”. For our…
032: Director on Director - Stanley Kubrick
Mar 10 • 27 min
Writer / Director Phil Stubbs (Last Chancers) joins us again, to talk about another of his favourite directors. For this show we talk to Phil about director Stanley Kubrick. From ‘Paths of Glory’ to ‘Eyes Wide Shut’, we discuss in depth the career of a…
031: London Vice Fight
Feb 28 • 96 min
his month Jeff manages to miss one of the three films reviewed (slacker), and we travel to London to meet Lucy. The meeting went very well until we started talking about Adam McKay’s movie Vice. What happened next makes for interesting listening as the…
030: Stroud Film Festival 2019
Feb 24 • 24 min
The 2019 Stroud Film Festival starts on the 9th March and to discuss the programme for this year we sat down with Andy Freedman who is a Co. Director of the Festival to talk about the films, venues, competitions, events and workshops that make this…
029: Location Manager Awards
Feb 17 • 57 min
This month we have a BIG interview - Midge Ferguson, one of the top British location managers. You may not have heard of him, however you have all been impressed by the results of his work. Merlin, Atlantis, The Man From UNCLE and King Arthur : Legend Of…
028: Director on Director - Peter Jackson
Feb 10 • 35 min
Welcome to a new pod short monthly series – Director on Director. Writer / Director Phil Stubbs (Last Chancers) will be joining us to talk about some of his favourite directors. For this first edition we talk to Phil about director Peter Jackson. From Bad…
027: Running over Glass
Jan 31 • 148 min
We start the New Year looking forward to the Movies that we hope will delight us, even though Jeff gets one wrong! Lucy joins us to discuss the trends we hope to see in 2019. Forget the Oscars, as we introduce our very own Awards Ceremony. We get details…
026: What Else have our Listeners been Watching
Jan 27 • 22 min
Our regular At the Flicks feature “What else have we been watching” has become a surprise hit with our listeners. So much so, that we decided to ask some of our Listeners what else have they been watching?. In this short. We phoned three friends of the…
025: Horror Certification
Jan 14 • 21 min
In this Podcast Short, Jeff leads the team in a discussion of how films in the UK came to be regulated by the BBFC. We discuss the advisory nature of the certification and the gulf between certificates in the UK and US. We ask the question, “why is the…
024: Resolve to Listen to us
Dec 31, 2018 • 153 min
A final present for you in this festive season - our last podcast of the year. Jeff and Neil fight over the last mince pie as we introduce you to the Blaenau Gwent Film Academy. Also there is Lucy’s top five films of the year and a report on the recent…
023: Phil and Declan’s Top 5 Movies of 2019
Dec 30, 2018 • 43 min
As we look back on 2018 one of the most gratifying developments of the year has been the community of listeners and movie enthusiasts, that have come together to support our Podcast? The listener feedback that has been the most satisfying and fun element…
022: Nick Wilkes Theatre Memories
Dec 23, 2018 • 34 min
In this Podcast SHORT we are returning to a recoding we made back in September with Nick Wilkes. Nick is the playwright in residence at the Malvern Theatre. We had such a great time interviewing Nick that we ended up with a lot more material than we could…
021: Nicky Price Classic Film Friday on BBC Radio Gloucestershire
Dec 16, 2018 • 13 min
Nicky Price of BBC Radio Gloucestershire hosts a Friday afternoon show called “Classic Film Friday”. Jeff and Graham have been guests on this show and in this short we turn the tables on Nicky and interview her about the inspiration behind the show and…
020: David Attenborough at Portaloo
Nov 30, 2018 • 132 min
In this months packed show we interview writer director Phil Stubbs about his movie “Last Chancers”, currently in post production. Lucy talks about the joys and horrors of London’s FrightFest. We review Slaughterhouse Rulez, Peterloo and Widows. Our Movie…
019: Journey’s End
Nov 11, 2018 • 27 min
This short is a review of the latest version, of the World War I film “Journey’s End”. The team discuss the impact this powerful movie had on them following a team evening out at the Stroud Film Society. At this showing Jeff stood up and delivered an…
018: Bad Times at Halloween
Oct 31, 2018 • 107 min
In this months show we have an interview with actor and playwright Nick Wilkes who has some fascinating stories about some famous Hollywood names. Lucy takes on Jeff over his dismissive view of Hereditary. Our movie news is a real scoop as we report back…
017: What else have our listeners been watching?
Oct 30, 2018 • 22 min
Our regular At the Flicks feature “What else have we been watching” has become a surprise hit with our listeners. So much so, that we decided to turn the tables and ask some of our listeners the question “what else have they been watching?” In this…
016: Wes Anderson Retrospective
Oct 18, 2018 • 21 min
In this SHORT the At the Flicks team travelled to a country pub near Newbury to interview friend of the Pod, Phil Foster, AKA, Phil the Bear, about his retrospective on the career of legendary director Wes Anderson.
015: Lucky or Crazy
Sep 30, 2018 • 124 min
A packed show this month. Local author Adam Baker talks about the sadly, now demolished Cheltenham Odeon. Our new contributor Lucy joins us for the first time, to discuss horror movies. Cineworld Manager Steve tells us what’s showing over the next three…
014: Cheltenham Film Festival
Sep 7, 2018 • 12 min
In this Short Jeff and Graham interview Leslie Sheldon, who is currently working to establish a Film Festival for Cheltenham. Leslie and his team are at the very early stages of planning the festival and we took a few minutes out of his busy schedule to…
013: Two Sequels and a Bear
Aug 31, 2018 • 80 min
In this Episode of the, At the Flicks Podcast, Jeff argues that SPORTS MOVIES don’t work. Neil defends the sports movie and Graham referees. Things get heated before the final whistle. Pick your side and enjoy the audio action. This months movie reviews…
012: Superhero Flops
Aug 26, 2018 • 23 min
In this Sort, Graham & Jeff discuss, the time before the Marvel Cinematic Universe. A time when the majority of Superhero movies lost money and ruined careers. We discuss the Origin Story of Superheroes from Print comics in the 30s to the importance of…
011: Silent Horror
Aug 19, 2018 • 20 min
In this At the Flicks Short, Jeff returns to his favourite movie genre, Horror. He goes back to the very beginning of Cinema to look at the origins of the horror movie in the silent era.
010: Hereditary
Aug 12, 2018 • 14 min
This latest horror podcast short has Jeff discussing the highly acclaimed horror feature Hereditary with Neil and Graham. In his own unique wayJeff answers the following questions ; is it worth seeing, what are its merits and could Jeff persuade the…
009: Elvis Outtakes
Aug 6, 2018 • 8 min
For the July Podcast (Whitney Tags the Incredibles), we recorded an interview with musical arranger Robin A. Smith. Due to time constraints we could not include all of the material we recorded with Robin. In particular there was an outtake about the…
008: The Incredibles Tag Whitney
Jul 31, 2018 • 91 min
This months show features two interviews. We review Incredibles 2, Tag and Whitney. In News, Graham talks “Mel Gibson”, Jeff muses on ice cream photos in Wales and Neil gives us his Best Actor predictions for next years Oscars.
007: The Legend of Hell House
Jul 15, 2018 • 13 min
Welcome to the very first At the Flicks, “Short”. Shorts, are created by the At the Flicks team as additional movie related material, that did not fit into the format of the main monthly Podcast. These Shorts, are brief single topic discussions on…
006: Solo Jurassic Odyssey
Jun 30, 2018 • 82 min
In this month’s, “*At The Flicks*”, we conduct our very first interview. We sit down with Phil Cook, former manager of the now, sadly demolished Odeon Cinema Cheltenham. Phil recounts details of his time as front of house manager, in the 90’s and early…
005: Latvian Stick Superheroes
May 31, 2018 • 76 min
In this month’s At The Flicks, the team discuss some of their favourite cult Movies. At least one of them is a choice you wouldn’t expect! Our cult movies cut a meandering path through time and genre, from 70’s disco, via 80’s French noir thrillers to end…
004: Ready Quiet Dogs
Apr 30, 2018 • 75 min
This month, At The Flicks asks, (and answers), the weighty question, “What is the future of cinema”? Our reviews this month are Ready Player One, A Quiet Place and Isle Of Dogs. New this month are our recommendations of what else is worth watching if you…
003: Tomb Raiders
Mar 31, 2018 • 78 min
In this show, we discuss the decline and fall of the Summer Blockbuster season. What caused it, who we blame and what is the future for the traditional Summer Movie Season. Our Movie reviews are Peter Rabbit, Tomb Raider and I, Tonya. Following the…
002: Early Men
Feb 27, 2018 • 96 min
In our latest show, we discuss who we would nominate for awards this season and give our reviews of Early Man, Black Panther and The Shape of Water. This month we introduce our News Section, commenting on the latest stories from the Movie Industry. Given…
001: The Beginning
Jan 31, 2018 • 62 min
In our first show, we discuss movies we are looking forward to in 2018 and give our reviews of The Post, Kingsman: The Golden Circle and Blade Runner 2049. We’ve even put together a small quiz at the end of show to test your movie knowledge. Artwork…