The Block Busters Podcast

The Block Busters Podcast

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Hosted by Rado Folta, a film festival enthusiast and an admirer of international cinema and Conor Boyle, designer and the Marvel Cinematic Universe devotee.


11: Da 5 Bloods, 365 Days, Into the Unknown: Making of Frozen 2, Best of 2020 so far
Jun 29 • 79 min
We made it passed episode 10! Can you believe it? To celebrate it we actually had a meaningful discussion about care for local businesses in the times of COVID-19 and beyond. After that it’s the usual nonsense.We talk about late Joel Schumacher and…
10: Cold War vs. Lord of The Rings: The Two Towers
Jun 21 • 89 min
This is our special episode, where we decided to choose a film for one another to watch. A film that would reflect our personalities and the type of entertainment we enjoy. Rado asked Conor to watch Pawel Pawlikowski’s Oscar nominated ‘Cold War’. Conor…
9, part 2: The Last Dance, Space Force, Defending Jacob, The Lovebirds
Jun 14 • 70 min
Time for the big review episode! We continue our discussion about TV shows and films everyone’s talking about. We go back to the 90’s in the ESPN documentary series about Michael Jordan and Chicago Bulls in their final season. We get transported to the…
9, part 1: We Are One Global Film Festival, Homecoming, Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich, Monos, Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian and a lot of news
Jun 7 • 65 min
We sat down to talk about movies, but we couldn’t start different than commenting on the crazy and sad world we all live in right now.There was so much film and TV news to talk about, that we lost the track of time. We also managed to talk briefly about…
8: Into The Night, Dave, The Half of It, The Skywalker Legacy, Never Rarely Sometimes Always
May 31 • 55 min
In todays episode we dive head on ‘Into the Night’ in a Netflix European TV series, one of us challenges Deve Burr aka Little Dicky aka ‘Dave’ for a helm of the best rapper in the world, and we discover yet again that love is little bit complicated in a…
7: Tenet trailer, The Snyder Cut, Greyhound, Some Good News, Mythic Quest’s special episode
May 24 • 42 min
We plan our broadcasting future after taking into account Joe Rogan’s recent move in the podcast industry. But after that it’s business as usual. This week we talk news, news and more news! And one cheeky review.00:00 Joe Rogan and Spotify09:49 Intro10:35…
6: Calm With Horses, Normal People, Never Have I Ever, Westworld, Upload
May 11 • 56 min
After a week of surprising news we discuss Nicolas Cage as Joe Exotic, Tom Cruise in space, Taika Waititi to direct Star Wars movie and some film festivals and events going live online soon.We review new TV shows: ‘Upload’ (Amazon Prime), ‘Westworld’…
5: Extraction, Beastie Boys Story and Ema
May 3 • 45 min
How did Avengers re-assembled? Can two middle-aged white guys talking about their past be interesting? How to force someone else to watch a movie you like? Those and many other crucial questions answered.We talk movie news: Universal and AMC had a fight,…
4: Devs, The Outsider, Unorthodox, Money Heist
Apr 26 • 57 min
To binge or not to binge! This is the question. So we talk about some TV shows we’ve been watching during the lockdown.We mention:’Mandalorian’ (Disney+)’Home’ (AppleTV+)’After Life’, season 1 (Netflix)’Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness’…
3: Film industry in the times of COVID-19
Apr 17 • 31 min
Rado and Conor discuss the changing landscape of cinema in this difficult times. We talk about pushed back movies, closed theatres and productions that had to stop due to outbreak, and about the long term consequences for the film industry. Rado cries he…
2: Portrait of a Lady on Fire, The Invisible Man, The Platform and Samurai Marathon 1855
Apr 10 • 45 min
We meet in those uncertain times to talk about movies we love and recommend, available now on streaming platforms or to rent or buy. Rado talks about ‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ (MUBI) and ‘The Platform’ (Netflix), Conor advocates for ‘The Invisible Man’…
1: Our Oscars 2020 Reactions!
Feb 12 • 79 min
Two white males, Rado and Conor, talk about 92nd Annual Academy Awards with passion and relevance. Conor goes into a rant about best and worst Jokers in history and Rado brags about his Cannes Film Festival experience. We also mispronounce some names and…