Kermode and Mayo's Film Review

Kermode and Mayo's Film Review

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Mark Kermode joins Simon Mayo to give his verdict on the week’s movies
Steve Carell
Dec 7 • 125 min
Steve Carell talks to Simon about his new film Welcome To Marwen. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Old Man & The Gun, Sorry To Bother You and White Boy Rick. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast from the…
Peter Jackson
Nov 30 • 121 min
Peter Jackson talks to Simon about Mortal Engines. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Ralph Breaks The Internet, Creed II, Disobedience and Roma. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast from the BBC Sounds app.…
Claire Foy
Nov 23 • 123 min
Claire Foy talks to Simon about The Girl In The Spider’s Web. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Girl In The Spider’s Web, Robin Hood, Assassination Nation and Nobody’s Fool. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Katherine Waterston and Eddie Redmayne
Nov 16 • 128 min
Katherine Waterston and Eddie Redmayne talk to Simon about Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald, Suspiria, Hell Fest and Dead…
Dakota Johnson
Nov 9 • 124 min
Dakota Johnson talks to Simon about Suspiria. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Overlord, The Grinch and Wildlife. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast from the BBC Sounds app. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk Text: 85058…
Carey Mulligan
Nov 2 • 126 min
Carey Mulligan talks to Simon about her new film Wildlife. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Widows, Slaughterhouse Rulez, The Nutcracker And The Four Realms, Peterloo and Juliet, Naked. Get the podcast from the…
Jane Fonda
Oct 26 • 122 min
Clarisse Loughrey and Sanjeev Bhaskar sit in for Mark and Simon. Jane Fonda talks about the re-release of 9 to 5. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Bohemian Rhapsody, The Hate You Give, Possum and An Evening With Beverley Luff Linn.…
Jamie Lee Curtis
Oct 19 • 124 min
Jamie Lee Curtis talks to Simon about Halloween. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Halloween, Hunter Killer, Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween and Fahrenheit 11/9. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Ryan Gosling and Damien Chazelle
Oct 12 • 129 min
Ryan Gosling and director Damien Chazelle talk to Simon about their new film First Man. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including First Man, Bad Times At The El Royale, 22 July and Smallfoot. Download the Kermode and…
Paul Greengrass
Oct 5 • 123 min
Director Paul Greengrass talks to Simon about his new film 22 July. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including A Star Is Born, Venom and Johnny English Strikes Again. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Bradley Cooper
Sep 27 • 119 min
Bradley Cooper talks to Simon about A Star Is Born. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Night School, Skate Kitchen and The Wife. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Cate Blanchett and Jack Black
Sep 21 • 116 min
Cate Blanchett and Jack Black talk to Simon about The House With A Clock In Its Walls. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The House With A Clock In Its Walls, The Little Stranger and Mile 22. Download the Kermode…
Domhnall Gleeson
Sep 14 • 125 min
Domhnall Gleeson joins Simon and Mark in the studio to talk about his new film The Little Stranger. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including King of Thieves, The Predator and Crazy Rich Asians. Download the Kermode and…
Michael Caine and Tom Courtenay
Sep 7 • 119 min
Michael Caine and Tom Courtenay talk about King Of Thieves. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Miseducation Of Cameron Post, The Nun, American Animals and Puzzle. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Chloe Grace Moretz
Aug 31 • 117 min
Chloe Grace Moretz talks to Simon about her new film The Miseducation Of Cameron Post. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Searching, Yardie, Cold War, Upgrade and The Happytime Murders. Download the Kermode and…
Idris Elba
Aug 24 • 123 min
Idris Elba talks to Simon about Yardie, which he directed. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including BlaKkKlansman, The Children Act and Luis And The Aliens. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Emma Thompson
Aug 17 • 108 min
Romesh Ranganathan and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Emma Thompson talks about her new film The Children Act. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Christopher Robin, The Equalizer 2 and The Festival. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Denzel Washington
Aug 10 • 121 min
Sanjeev Bhaskar and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Denzel Washington talks about The Equalizer 2. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Meg, The Darkest Minds, Unfriended: Dark Web and Dog Days. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Evangeline Lilly and Paul Rudd
Aug 3 • 99 min
Edith Bowman and Clarisse Loughrey sit in for Simon and Mark. Evangeline Lilly and Paul Rudd talk about Ant-Man And The Wasp. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Ant-Man And The Wasp, Teen Titans Go To The Movies, Hearts Beat Loud, The…
Rebecca Ferguson
Jul 27 • 109 min
Edith Bowman and Clarisse Loughrey sit in for Simon and Mark. Rebecca Ferguson talks about Mission: Impossible - Fallout. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Mission: Impossible - Fallout, Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation and…
Amanda Seyfried and Pierce Brosnan
Jul 20 • 130 min
Amanda Seyfried and Pierce Brosnan talk to Simon about Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again, Hotel Artemis, A Prayer Before Dawn and Thomas & Friends: Big…
Holly Hunter
Jul 13 • 91 min
Holly Hunter talks to Simon about Incredibles 2. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Incredibles 2, Skyscraper, First Reformed and The Secret Of Marrowbone. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Ethan Hawke
Jul 6 • 123 min
Ethan Hawke talks to Simon about his new film First Reformed. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Swimming With Men, Whitney and The First Purge. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Rob Brydon and Kevin Macdonald
Jun 29 • 133 min
Rob Brydon joins Simon and Mark live in the studio to talk about his new film Swimming With Men. Director Kevin Macdonald tells Simon about his documentary Whitney. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Sicario 2:…
Sam Claflin
Jun 22 • 104 min
Sam Claflin talks about his new film Adrift. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Freak Show, In The Fade and Overboard. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk…
Rupert Everett
Jun 15 • 103 min
Rupert Everett talks to Simon about his new film The Happy Prince. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Happy Prince, Ocean’s 8, Hereditary and Super Troopers 2. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt
Jun 8 • 127 min
Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt talk to Simon about Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, All The Wild Horses, McQueen and Welcome To Curiosity.…
Toni Collette
Jun 4 • 93 min
Ben Bailey Smith and Clarisse Loughrey sit in for Simon and Mark. Toni Collette talks about her new film Hereditary. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews of the week’s new films including Book Club, My Friend Dahmer and Last Summer. Download the Kermode…
Ron Howard
May 25 • 115 min
Director Ron Howard talks to Simon about Solo: A Star Wars Story. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Solo: A Star Wars Story, Show Dogs, Edie, The Breadwinner and The Little Vampire. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Ian McKellen
May 18 • 125 min
Ian McKellen talks to Simon about McKellen: Playing The Part. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Deadpool 2 and On Chesil Beach. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Saoirse Ronan
May 11 • 130 min
Saoirse Ronan talks to Simon about On Chesil Beach. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Entebbe, Sherlock Gnomes, Life Of The Party and Breaking In. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Andrew Haigh
May 4 • 127 min
Director Andrew Haigh talks about his new film Lean On Pete. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including I Feel Pretty, Tully, The Strangers: Prey At Night and Lean On Pete. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Eddie Marsan
Apr 27 • 131 min
Eddie Marsan joins Simon and Mark live in the studio to talk about his new film Entebbe. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Avengers: Infinity War, Beast, The Wound and The Deminer. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Lily James
Apr 20 • 123 min
Lily James talks to Simon about her new film The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Every Day, The Leisure Seeker and Let The Sunshine In. Download the Kermode and…
Naomie Harris
Apr 13 • 109 min
Ben Bailey Smith and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Naomie Harris talks about her new film Rampage. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Rampage, Truth Or Dare, Custody, The Titan, A Gentle Creature and Western. Download the…
Emily Blunt and Martin Freeman
Apr 6 • 108 min
Edith Bowman and Clarisse Loughrey sit in for Simon and Mark. Emily Blunt discusses her new film A Quiet Place. Martin Freeman talks about Ghost Stories. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including A Quiet Place, Ghost Stories, 120 Beats Per…
Steven Spielberg and Bryan Cranston
Mar 30 • 129 min
Steven Spielberg discusses Ready Player One, Bryan Cranston talks about Isle Of Dogs. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Ready Player One, Isle Of Dogs, Blockers, Midnight Sun and Journeyman. Download the Kermode…
Ava DuVernay
Mar 23 • 122 min
Mark Kermode joins Simon Mayo to review the week’s movies. Also on the programme, interviews with key figures from the world of cinema, as well as your emails, texts and tweets, and the latest Box Office top ten. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Alicia Vikander
Mar 16 • 107 min
Alicia Vikander talks to Simon about Tomb Raider. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Tomb Raider, Mary Magdalene, Peter Rabbit and The Square. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Rooney Mara
Mar 9 • 118 min
Rooney Mara talks to Simon about her new film Mary Magdalene. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Gringo, You Were Never Really Here and Sweet Country. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
David Oyelowo
Mar 2 • 112 min
David Oyelowo talks to Simon about his new film Gringo. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s news films including Red Sparrow and Monster Family. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk…
Margot Robbie
Feb 23 • 130 min
Margot Robbie talks about I, Tonya. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Finding Your Feet and Dark River. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk Text: 85058 (charged at your standard network…
Saoirse Ronan
Feb 16 • 105 min
Edith Bowman and Clarisse Loughrey sit in for Simon and Mark. Saoirse Ronan talks about her new film Lady Bird. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Lady Bird, The Shape Of Water and Father Figures. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Rachel Weisz, Colin Firth and Lupita Nyong’o
Feb 9 • 123 min
Rachel Weisz and Colin Firth talk to Simon about The Mercy. Lupita Nyong’o talks Black Panther. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including the Mercy, Black Panther, The 15:17 To Paris, Fifty Shades Freed and Tad The Lost…
Helen Mirren
Feb 2 • 121 min
Helen Mirren talks to Simon about her new film Winchester. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Winchester, Phantom Thread, Den Of Thieves and Journey’s End. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Paul Thomas Anderson
Jan 26 • 136 min
Director Paul Thomas Anderson talks to Simon about his new film Phantom Thread. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Downsizing, Early Man and 12 Strong. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks
Jan 19 • 118 min
Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks talk to Simon about their new film The Post. Plus UK the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Post, The Commuter, Coco and The Final Year. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Gary Oldman
Jan 12 • 123 min
Gary Oldman talks to Simon about his new film Darkest Hour. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Darkest Hour, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri and Insidious: The Last Key. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Martin McDonagh
Jan 5 • 119 min
Sanjeev Bhaskar and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Director Martin McDonagh talks about his new film Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Hostiles and Brad’s Status. Download the Kermode…
Best of 2017
Dec 24, 2017 • 99 min
Simon and Mark present highlights of the show in 2017 including guests Keanu Reeves, Emma Stone and Riz Ahmed, reviews of Blade Runner 2049, Moonlight and Paddington 2 and their favourite contributions from the Wittertainment congregation. Download the…
Hugh Jackman
Dec 22, 2017 • 127 min
Hugh Jackman talks to Simon about The Greatest Showman. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Greatest Showman, Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle, Pitch Perfect 3 and Molly’s Game. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Rian Johnson
Dec 15, 2017 • 129 min
Director Rian Johnson talks to Simon about Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Ferdinand, Bingo: King Of The Mornings and Mountain. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Steve Coogan
Dec 8, 2017 • 133 min
Steve Coogan joins Simon and Mark in the studio to talk about his new film The Dinner. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Dinner, Stronger, Better Watch Out and Brigsby Bear. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Jonathan Pryce
Dec 1, 2017 • 125 min
Jonathan Pryce joins Simon and Mark in the studio to talk about The Man Who Invented Christmas. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Wonder, Happy End and Dolores. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
James and Dave Franco
Nov 24, 2017 • 116 min
James and Dave Franco talk to Simon about The Disaster Artist. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Suburbicon, Daddy’s Home 2 and Battle Of The Sexes. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
John Lithgow
Nov 17, 2017 • 116 min
John Lithgow talks to Simon about Daddy’s Home 2. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Justice League, Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool and Ingrid Goes West. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Toby Jones
Nov 10, 2017 • 120 min
Toby Jones talks about his new film Kaleidoscope. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Paddington 2, Only The Brave, Professor Marston And The Wonder Women and The Florida Project. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Kenneth Branagh
Nov 6, 2017 • 125 min
Kenneth Branagh talks to Simon about Murder On The Orient Express. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Murder On The Orient Express, The Son Of Bigfoot, Thelma and 78/52. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk Text: 85058 (charged…
Jeff Goldblum
Oct 31, 2017 • 114 min
Sanjeev Bhaskar and Clarisse Loughrey sit in for Simon and Mark, Jeff Goldblum talks about Thor: Ragnarok. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Thor: Ragnarok, Breathe and Call Me By Your Name. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Armando Iannucci
Oct 20, 2017 • 118 min
Armando Iannucci joins Simon and Mark in the studio to talk about his new film The Death of Stalin. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including: The Death of Stalin, Happy Death Day, My Little Pony and Secret…
Claire Foy and Andrew Garfield
Oct 13, 2017 • 124 min
Claire Foy and Andrew Garfield talk to Simon about their new film Breathe. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Snowman, The Lego Ninjago Movie, The Ritual and The Party. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast…
Michael Fassbender and Rebecca Ferguson
Oct 6, 2017 • 123 min
Michael Fassbender and Rebecca Ferguson talk to Simon about The Snowman. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Blade Runner 2049, The Mountain Between Us and The Glass Castle. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast…
Margot Robbie and Domhnall Gleeson
Sep 29, 2017 • 115 min
Margot Robbie and Domhnall Gleeson talk to Simon about Goodbye Christopher Robin. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Goodbye Christopher Robin, Home Again, Brimstone and Daphne. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Taron Egerton
Sep 27, 2017 • 127 min
Taron Egerton talks to Simon about Kingsman: The Golden Circle. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Kingsman: The Golden Circle, Borg vs McEnroe, Our Last Tango and On Body And Soul. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Dame Judi Dench and Eddie Izzard
Sep 15, 2017 • 121 min
Dame Judi Dench and Eddie Izzard talk to Simon about their new film Victoria and Abdul. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Victoria and Abdul, American Assassin, The Jungle Bunch and Mother! Download the Kermode…
Darren Aronofsky
Sep 8, 2017 • 117 min
Director Darren Aronofsky talks to Simon about his new film Mother! Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including IT, Wind River and The Vault. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Daniel Mays
Sep 1, 2017 • 120 min
Daniel Mays joins Simon and Mark in the studio to talk about The Limehouse Golem. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Limehouse Golem, Stratton, Patti Cakes and God’s Own Country. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Adam Driver
Aug 25, 2017 • 128 min
Adam Driver talks to Simon about his new film Logan Lucky. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Logan Lucky, Detroit, American Made and Rough Night. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Stanley Tucci
Aug 18, 2017 • 103 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Stanley Tucci talks about Final Portrait, which he wrote and directed. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Final Portrait, The Dark Tower, The Hitman’s Bodyguard and An Inconvenient…
Al Gore
Aug 11, 2017 • 100 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Former US vice president Al Gore talks about his new film An Inconvenient Sequel. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Atomic Blonde, A Ghost Story, Annabelle: Creation and The Nut…
Ethan Hawke
Aug 4, 2017 • 113 min
Ben Bailey Smith and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Ethan Hawke talks about his new film Maudie. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Maudie, Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets and The Emoji Movie. Download the Kermode…
Luc Besson
Jul 28, 2017 • 95 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Director Luc Besson talks about his new film Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Girls Trip, 47 Metres Down and The Wall. Download the…
Christopher Nolan
Jul 21, 2017 • 108 min
Director Christopher Nolan talks to Simon about his new film Dunkirk. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Dunkirk, Monster Island and City Of Ghosts. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Sofia Coppola
Jul 14, 2017 • 81 min
Director Sofia Coppola talks to Simon about her new film The Beguiled. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Beguiled, War For The Planet Of The Apes and Cars 3. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Andy Serkis
Jul 7, 2017 • 104 min
Andy Serkis talks to Simon about War For The Planet Of The Apes. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Spider-Man: Homecoming, It Comes At Night and The Last Word. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Kristen Wiig and Steve Carell
Jun 30, 2017 • 122 min
Kristen Wiig and Steve Carell talk to Simon about Despicable Me 3. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Despicable Me 3, Baby Driver and The House. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Kevin Spacey and Edgar Wright
Jun 23, 2017 • 123 min
Kevin Spacey and director Edgar Wright talk to Simon about Baby Driver. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Transformers: The Last Knight, Hampstead and The Book Of Henry. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Brendan Gleeson
Jun 16, 2017 • 122 min
Brendan Gleeson talks to Simon about his new film Hampstead. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Gifted, Churchill and Rock Dog. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Rachel Weisz
Jun 8, 2017 • 118 min
Rachel Weisz talks about her new film My Cousin Rachel. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Mummy and The Shack. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk Text: 85058 (charged at your…
Gal Gadot
Jun 2, 2017 • 105 min
Sanjeev Bhaskar and Robbie Collin sit in for Mark and Simon. Guest Gal Gadot talks about Wonder Woman. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Wonder Woman, The Hippopotamus and My Life As A Courgette. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Pirates of the Caribbean
May 26, 2017 • 124 min
Mark and Simon revisit Mark’s often less than complimentary reviews of the Pirates Of The Caribbean films as the latest in the series, Salazar’s Revenge is released. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Baywatch, The Hippopotamus, Spark and…
Roger Allam
May 19, 2017 • 125 min
Roger Allam joins Simon and Mark in the studio to talk about his new film The Hippopotamus. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Snatched, King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword and Colossal. Download the Kermode and…
Katherine Waterston
May 12, 2017 • 122 min
Katherine Waterston talks to Simon about Alien Covenant. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Alien Covenant, Miss Sloane, Jawbone and The Last Face.
Jessica Chastain
May 5, 2017 • 113 min
Jessica Chastain joins Simon and Mark to talk about her new film Miss Sloane. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Sleepless, A Dog’s Purpose, Mindhorn and Unlocked. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Chris Pratt
Apr 28, 2017 • 117 min
Chris Pratt talks to Simon about Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2, The Promise, Lady Macbeth and Lowriders. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast…
Warren Beatty
Apr 21, 2017 • 106 min
Sanjeev Bhaskar and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Warren Beatty talks about his new film Rules Don’t Apply. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Rules Don’t Apply, Their Finest, Unforgettable and The Zookeeper’s Wife. Download…
Bill Nighy
Apr 14, 2017 • 89 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Bill Nighy talks about his new film Their Finest. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Fast and Furious 8, The Sense of an Ending and The Handmaiden. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Riz Ahmed
Apr 7, 2017 • 103 min
Riz Ahmed talks about City of Tiny Lights. Plus interviews, emails, texts and tweets, and the latest Box Office top ten. Reviews include The Boss Baby and Going in Style. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Ben Wheatley
Mar 31, 2017 • 115 min
Director Ben Wheatley joins Simon and Mark in the studio to talk about his new film Free Fire. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Free Fire, Ghost In The Shell, Smurfs: The Lost Village and Man Down. Download the…
Jake Gyllenhaal
Mar 24, 2017 • 118 min
Jake Gyllenhaal talks to Simon about his new film Life. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Life, The Lost City Of Z, CHiPs and Aquarius. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Robert Pattinson
Mar 17, 2017 • 103 min
Robert Pattinson talks to Simon about The Lost City Of Z. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Beauty And The Beast, Get Out and Personal Shopper. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Brie Larson
Mar 10, 2017 • 129 min
Brie Larson talks to Simon about Kong: Skull Island. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Kong: Skull Island, Elle and The Time Of Their Lives. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Gillian Anderson
Mar 3, 2017 • 121 min
Gillian Anderson talks to Simon about Viceroy’s House. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Viceroy’s House, Logan, Trespass Against Us, Fist Fight and Certain Women. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Hugh Jackman
Feb 24, 2017 • 117 min
Sanjeev Bhaskar and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Hugh Jackman talks about his new film Logan. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Patriots Day and A Cure For Wellness. Also on the programme, interviews with key figures from the…
Keanu Reeves and Barry Jenkins
Feb 17, 2017 • 128 min
Keanu Reeves talks to Simon about his new film John Wick: Chapter 2 and director Barry Jenkins discusses Moonlight. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including John Wick: Chapter 2, Moonlight, Hidden Figures and The…
Denzel Washington
Feb 10, 2017 • 120 min
Denzel Washington talks to Simon about his new film Fences. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Fences, The Lego Batman Movie, Fifty Shades Darker and 20th Century Women. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Annette Bening
Feb 3, 2017 • 121 min
Annette Bening talks to Simon about her new film 20th Century Women. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Gold, Loving, Rings and Toni Erdmann. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Danny Boyle
Jan 27, 2017 • 119 min
Director Danny Boyle joins Simon and Mark in the studio to talk about T2 Trainspotting. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including T2 Trainspotting, Hacksaw Ridge, Denial and Christine. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Matthew McConaughey
Jan 20, 2017 • 117 min
Matthew McConaughey talks to Simon about his new film, Sing. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Jackie, Lion, Split and xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Emma Stone
Jan 13, 2017 • 120 min
Emma Stone talks to Simon about La La Land. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including La La Land, Live By Night, Manchester by the Sea and The Young Offenders. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Dev Patel
Jan 6, 2017 • 124 min
Ben Bailey Smith and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Dev Patel talks about his new film Lion. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Zero Days and Endless Poetry. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Best of 2016
Dec 30, 2016 • 98 min
Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo present highlights from 2016, featuring their favourite reviews and interviews including Jodie Foster, David Oyelowo, Hail, Caesar, The Jungle Book, Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks.
Michael Fassbender
Dec 23, 2016 • 132 min
Michael Fassbender talks to Simon about Assassin’s Creed. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Passengers and A Monster Calls. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Felicity Jones
Dec 16, 2016 • 123 min
Felicity Jones talks to Simon about Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Rogue One, The Eagle Huntress and Through The Wall. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Dec 9, 2016 • 125 min
Joseph Gordon-Levitt talks to Simon about his new film Snowden. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Snowden, Office Christmas Party, Birth Of A Nation and I Am Not A Serial Killer. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Tom Hanks
Dec 2, 2016 • 124 min
Tom Hanks talks to Simon about his new film Sully. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Sully, The Edge Of Seventeen, Bleed For This, Moana and Chi-Raq. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Robert Zemeckis
Nov 25, 2016 • 127 min
Director Robert Zemeckis talks to Simon about Allied. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Allied, A United Kingdom, Paterson and Bad Santa 2. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Amma Asante and Eddie Redmayne
Nov 18, 2016 • 120 min
Director Amma Asante talks to Simon about A United Kingdom, Eddie Redmayne discusses Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Fantastic Beasts, Your Name and Gimme Danger.…
Amy Adams
Nov 11, 2016 • 120 min
Amy Adams talks to Simon about Arrival. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Arrival, 100 Streets and American Pastoral. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk…
Anna Kendrick and Ben Affleck
Nov 4, 2016 • 120 min
Anna Kendrick and Ben Affleck talk to Simon about The Accountant. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Accountant, Nocturnal Animals, The Light Between Oceans and A Street Cat Named Bob. Download the Kermode…
Benedict Cumberbatch
Oct 28, 2016 • 108 min
Sanjeev Bhaskar and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. Benedict Cumberbatch talks about Doctor Strange. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Doctor Strange and Train To Busan. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Tom Ford
Oct 21, 2016 • 128 min
Tom Ford talks to Simon about Nocturnal Animals, which he directed. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, Keeping Up With The Joneses, The Queen of Katwe, Ouija: Origin Of Evil and…
David Oyelowo
Oct 14, 2016 • 120 min
Mark Kermode joins Simon Mayo to review the week’s movies. Plus interviews, emails, texts and tweets, and the latest Box Office Top 10. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk Text: 85058 (charged at your…
Emily Blunt
Oct 7, 2016 • 121 min
Emily Blunt talks to Simon about The Girl On The Train. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Girl On The Train, Blood Father and War On Everyone. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Tim Burton
Sep 30, 2016 • 108 min
Director Tim Burton talks to Simon about Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children. Plus the UK Box Office top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children, Deepwater Horizon, Free State Of Jones and…
Gemma Arterton
Sep 23, 2016 • 117 min
Gemma Arterton talks to Simon about The Girl With All the Gifts. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Girl With All The Gifts, The Magnificent Seven, Imperium, De Palma and Little Men. Download the Kermode and…
Ron Howard
Sep 16, 2016 • 125 min
Ron Howard talks to Simon about his new film The Beatles: Eight Days A Week - The Touring Years. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Bridget Jones’s Baby, Blair Witch and The Infiltrator. Download the Kermode and…
Renee Zellweger and Colin Firth
Sep 9, 2016 • 117 min
Renee Zellweger and Colin Firth talk to Simon about Bridget Jones’s Baby. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Ben-Hur, Hell Or High Water, Captain Fantastic, Anthropoid and Kubo And The Two Strings. Download the…
Cillian Murphy and Jamie Dornan
Sep 2, 2016 • 116 min
Cillian Murphy and Jamie Dornan talk to Simon about Anthropoid. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Sausage Party, Cafe Society, Morgan and Things To Come. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Hello to Jason Isaacs
Aug 26, 2016 • 127 min
Jason Isaacs talks to Simon about The Infiltrator. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including War Dogs, Bad Moms and Kids In Love. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk…
Jared Leto
Aug 5, 2016 • 96 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Jared Leto talks to Edith about Suicide Squad. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Robbie reviews the week’s new films including Suicide Squad, Up For Love and Songs For Amy. Download the Kermode and…
Ellen DeGeneres
Jul 29, 2016 • 110 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Ellen DeGeneres talks about Finding Dory. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews of the week’s new films including Finding Dory, Jason Bourne and The Commune. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Matt Damon and Paul Greengrass
Jul 22, 2016 • 116 min
Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass talk to Simon about their new film Jason Bourne. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including Star Trek Beyond and The BFG. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto
Jul 15, 2016 • 123 min
Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto talk about Star Trek Beyond. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews of the week’s new films. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.
Christoph Waltz
Jul 8, 2016 • 92 min
Christoph Waltz talks to Simon about The Legend Of Tarzan. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Legend Of Tarzan, Now You See Me 2 and The Neon Demon. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Jesse Eisenberg
Jul 1, 2016 • 82 min
Jesse Eisenberg talks to Simon about Now You See Me 2. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Now You See Me 2, Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie and Central Intelligence. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Eric Stonestreet
Jun 23, 2016 • 111 min
Eric Stonestreet talks to Simon about The Secret Life Of Pets. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Secret Life Of Pets, Independence Day: Resurgence and Elvis & Nixon. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
17/06/2016
Jun 17, 2016 • 66 min
Simon Mayo and James King, sitting in for Mark Kermode, review the week’s movies including Conjuring 2: The Enfield Case, Gods Of Egypt and Tale Of Tales. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Toby Jones
Jun 10, 2016 • 111 min
Toby Jones talks to Simon about Tale of Tales. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including The Boss, Mother’s Day and Learning To Drive. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Sir Ben Kingsley
Jun 3, 2016 • 99 min
Ben Bailey Smith and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. Sir Ben Kingsley talks about his new film Learning To Drive. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Nice Guys, Me Before You and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows.…
Jodie Foster
May 27, 2016 • 108 min
Jodie Foster talks to Simon about Money Monster, which she directed. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Money Monster, Alice Through The Looking Glass, Love And Friendship and Top Cat Begins. Download the…
Tom Hanks
May 20, 2016 • 120 min
Tom Hanks talks to Simon about A Hologram For The King. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark reviews the week’s new films including A Hologram For The King, X-Men: Apocalypse, The Call Up and Chicken.
Richard Linklater
May 13, 2016 • 115 min
Director Richard Linklater talks to Simon about Everybody Wants Some. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Angry Birds, Whiskey Tango Foxtrot and Green Room. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Tom Hiddleston
May 6, 2016 • 117 min
Tom Hiddleston joins Simon and Mark in the studio to talk about I Saw The Light. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Bad Neighbours 2, Florence Foster Jenkins and Robinson Crusoe. Download the Kermode and…
Chris Evans and Paul Rudd
Apr 29, 2016 • 123 min
Chris Evans and Paul Rudd talk to Simon about Captain America: Civil War. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Captain America: Civil War, Demolition and Son of Saul. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Meryl Streep
Apr 22, 2016 • 123 min
Meryl Streep talks to Simon about her new film Florence Foster Jenkins. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Friend Request, Bastille Day and Jane Got A Gun. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Jon Favreau
Apr 15, 2016 • 120 min
Director Jon Favreau talks to Simon about The Jungle Book. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Jungle Book, Eye In The Sky and Criminal. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Emily Blunt
Apr 8, 2016 • 104 min
Sanjeev Bhaskar and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Emily Blunt talks about The Huntsman: Winter’s War. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Winter’s War, Midnight Special and Hardcore Henry. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast…
Kirsten Dunst
Apr 1, 2016 • 113 min
Ben Bailey Smith and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Kirsten Dunst talks about Midnight Special. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Eddie The Eagle, Victoria and Anguish. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot
Mar 25, 2016 • 112 min
Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot talk to Simon about Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Batman v Superman, My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 and Zootropolis. Download the Kermode and…
18/03/2016
Mar 18, 2016 • 83 min
Mark Kermode joins Simon Mayo to review the week’s movies including High-Rise, Risen and Rock the Kasbah. Plus the UK Box Office top ten. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk Text: 85058 (charged at your…
Sienna Miller
Mar 11, 2016 • 120 min
Sienna Miller talks to Simon about High-Rise. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Kung Fu Panda 3, Divergent Series: The Allegiant, The Witch and Anomalisa. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Charlie Kaufman and Duke Johnson
Mar 4, 2016 • 112 min
Directors Charlie Kaufman and Duke Johnson join Simon and Mark live in the studio to talk about Anomalisa. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including London Has Fallen, The Choice and Hail, Caesar. Download the…
the Coen Brothers
Feb 26, 2016 • 112 min
Directors Ethan and Joel Coen talk to Simon about Hail, Caesar! Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Secret In Their Eyes, The Forest and Grimsby. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Feb 19, 2016 • 102 min
David Morrissey and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Guest Chiwetel Ejiofor talks about his new film Triple 9. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Triple 9, The Finest Hour, How To Be Single and Bone Tomahawk. Download the Kermode…
Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson
Feb 12, 2016 • 114 min
Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson talk to Simon about Zoolander 2. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Zoolander 2, Concussion, Pride And Prejudice And Zombies, Deadpool and Alvin And The Chipmunks: The Road Trip.…
Michael Gambon and Toby Jones
Feb 5, 2016 • 114 min
Michael Gambon and Toby Jones talk to Simon about Dad’s Army. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Dad’s Army, Goosebumps, Point Break and Trumbo. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Mark Ruffalo
Jan 29, 2016 • 123 min
Mark Ruffalo talks to Simon about Spotlight. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Spotlight, Dirty Grandpa, Capture the Flag, 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi and Youth. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Michael Caine
Jan 22, 2016 • 107 min
Michael Caine talks to Simon about his new film Youth. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Big Short, Ride Along 2 and Our Brand Is Crisis. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Leonardo DiCaprio and Lenny Abrahamson
Jan 15, 2016 • 113 min
Leonardo DiCaprio talks to Simon about The Revenant, director Lenny Abrahamson discusses Room. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Revenant, Room and Creed. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Eddie Redmayne
Jan 8, 2016 • 117 min
Eddie Redmayne talks to Simon about The Danish Girl. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Hateful Eight. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk Text: 85058…
Guests of the Year 2015
Jan 1, 2016 • 99 min
Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo present some of the best guest interviews from 2015 including Julianne Moore, Sir Ian McKellen, Tom Courtenay, Abi Morgan, Kenneth Branagh, Cate Blanchett and Hugh Jackman. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Ron Howard and Films of the Year
Dec 25, 2015 • 93 min
Director Ron Howard talks about In the Heart of the Sea. Mark and Simon look back at the top films of 2015 and present highlights from the show across the year with music from Christmas films chosen by listeners.
JJ Abrams
Dec 18, 2015 • 112 min
Director J.J. Abrams talks to Simon about Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Snoopy And Charlie Brown: The Peanuts Movie, Daddy’s Home, Sherpa and…
Tina Fey
Dec 11, 2015 • 107 min
Tina Fey talks to Simon about her film Sisters. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including By The Sea, Grandma, Hector and The Forbidden Room. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Lily Tomlin
Dec 4, 2015 • 111 min
Lily Tomlin talks to Simon about Grandma. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Christmas With The Coopers, Krampus, Victor Frankenstein and The Night Before. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Cate Blanchett
Nov 27, 2015 • 100 min
Cate Blanchett talks to Simon about her film Carol. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Carol, Bridge of Spies, Black Mass and The Good Dinosaur. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg
Nov 20, 2015 • 102 min
Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg talk to Simon and Mark about Bridge of Spies. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 and The Dressmaker. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast…
Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson
Nov 13, 2015 • 104 min
Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson talk to Simon about The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Lady In The Van, Steve Jobs, The Hallow and Tangerine.
Kate Winslet
Nov 6, 2015 • 112 min
Kate Winslet talks to Simon about Steve Jobs. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Burnt, Brooklyn, Kill Your Friends and He Named Me Malala. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Saoirse Ronan
Oct 30, 2015 • 114 min
Sanjeev Bhaskar and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. Saoirse Ronan talks about Brooklyn. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Vatican Tapes, Under Milk Wood and Do I Sound Gay? Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Sam Mendes, Daniel Craig, and Well Done U 2015 winner
Oct 23, 2015 • 105 min
Simon and Mark present a special edition of the show in front of an audience at the Empire Leicester Square cinema in London. With guests including director Sam Mendes and Daniel Craig talking about Spectre plus the announcement of the winner of the 2015…
Tom Hiddleston
Oct 16, 2015 • 108 min
Tom Hiddleston talks to Simon about Crimson Peak. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Crimson Peak, Hotel Transylvania 2, Pan and The Lobster. And we announce the shortlist for our Well Done U 2015 short film…
Abi Morgan
Oct 9, 2015 • 110 min
Writer Abi Morgan talks to Simon about Suffragette. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Regression and Sicario.
Hugh Jackman
Oct 2, 2015 • 116 min
Hugh Jackman talks to Simon about Pan. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Martian, Macbeth, The Intern and The Walk. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Ridley Scott
Sep 25, 2015 • 104 min
Director Ridley Scott talks to Simon about The Martian. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Miss You Already, Solace, Captive and Life. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Drew Barrymore and Toni Collette
Sep 18, 2015 • 103 min
Drew Barrymore and Toni Collette talk to Simon about Miss You Already. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Everest, Bill and A Walk In The Woods.
Jason Clarke
Sep 11, 2015 • 110 min
Jason Clarke talks to Simon about Everest. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Everest, Legend, The Visit, The Maze Runner: Scorch Trials, Irrational Man and Pasolini. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Willem Dafoe
Sep 4, 2015 • 108 min
Willem Dafoe talks to Simon about Pasolini. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including American Ultra, The Transporter Refuelled, Me And Earl And The Dying Girl and No Escape. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast…
28/08/2015
Aug 28, 2015 • 79 min
Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo with reviews of the week’s new films including Straight Outta Compton, Hitman: Agent 47, We Are Your Friends and 45 Years. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10. If you are listening to this programme on demand - please note that the…
Sir Tom Courtenay
Aug 21, 2015 • 108 min
Sir Tom Courtenay joins Simon and Mark live in the studio to talk about 45 Years and Dad’s Army. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Bad Education Movie, Vacation and Gemma Bovery.
Amy Schumer and Bill Hader
Aug 14, 2015 • 97 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Amy Schumer and Bill Hader talk about Trainwreck. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Trainwreck, The Man From U.N.C.L.E, Pixels, Absolutely Everything, Paper Towns and Mistress…
07/08/2015
Aug 7, 2015 • 93 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Armie Hammer talks about The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Fantastic Four, The Gift, The Diary Of A Teenage Girl and Manglehorn.
Josh Gad
Jul 31, 2015 • 88 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Josh Gad talks about Pixels. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, Hot Pursuit, Beyond The Reach and The Cobbler. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
Jake Gyllenhaal and Amy Poehler
Jul 25, 2015 • 97 min
David Morrissey and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Jake Gyllenhaal talks about Southpaw, Amy Poehler discusses Inside Out. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Southpaw, Inside Out, Maggie, Eden and The Legend Of Barney Thomson.…
10/07/2015
Jul 10, 2015 • 60 min
Mark and Simon count down the UK Box Office Top 10 and review the week’s new films including Ted 2, The Human Centipede 3, The Choir and Love & Mercy.
Asif Kapadia
Jul 3, 2015 • 96 min
Director Asif Kapadia talks to Simon about Amy, his documentary about Amy Winehouse. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Amy, Terminator Genisys and Magic Mike XXL.
Kyle Balda and Pierre Coffin
Jun 26, 2015 • 81 min
Co-directors Kyle Balda and Pierre Coffin talk to Simon about Minions. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Minions, She’s Funny That Way and Slow West.
Jeremy Piven
Jun 19, 2015 • 104 min
Jeremy Piven talks to Simon about Entourage. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Mr. Holmes, The Longest Ride, Accidental Love and The Burning. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.…
Sir Ian McKellen
Jun 12, 2015 • 105 min
Sir Ian McKellen talks to Simon about Mr. Holmes. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Jurassic World, London Road and Age Of Kill. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
Jason Schwartzman
Jun 5, 2015 • 102 min
Jason Schwartzman talks to Simon about Listen Up Philip. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Spy, Survivor, Insidious Chapter 3, Second Coming and Shooting For Socrates. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Al Pacino and Simon Pegg
May 29, 2015 • 95 min
Zoe Ball and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. Al Pacino talks about Danny Collins, Simon Pegg discusses Man Up. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Danny Collins, Man Up, San Andreas, Search Party and Results. Download the Kermode and…
22/05/2015
May 22, 2015 • 99 min
Dwayne Johnson joins Simon and Mark live to talk about San Andreas. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Poltergeist, Tomorrowland - A World Beyond, The Moomins On The Riviera and The New Girlfriend.
Emily Watson
May 15, 2015 • 116 min
Emily Watson talks to Simon about A Royal Night Out. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including A Royal Night Out, Mad Max: Fury Road and Pitch Perfect 2. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Jon Stewart
May 7, 2015 • 102 min
Jon Stewart, presenter of The Daily Show, talks to Simon about Rosewater, which he directed. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Spooks: The Greater Good, The Age Of Adaline, Big Game and Top Five.
Carey Mulligan
May 1, 2015 • 103 min
Carey Mulligan talks to Simon about Far From The Madding Crowd. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Unfriended, 81/2 and Two By Two: Oops The Ark Has Gone.
Scarlett Johansson and Mark Ruffalo
Apr 24, 2015 • 112 min
Scarlett Johansson and Mark Ruffalo talk to Simon about Avengers: Age of Ultron. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Falling, Stonehearst Asylum and The Good Lie. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Alan Rickman
Apr 17, 2015 • 89 min
Edith Bowman and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. Alan Rickman, live in the studio, talks about A Little Chaos, which he directed. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including A Little Chaos, Child 44, The Last Five Years and Glassland.
Keanu Reeves
Apr 10, 2015 • 91 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Keanu Reeves talks about his new film, John Wick. Plus the Box Office top ten and reviews including Woman in Gold, Hot Tub Time Machine 2, Lost River, Good Kill and Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2.
Russell Crowe
Mar 27, 2015 • 108 min
Russell Crowe talks to Simon about The Water Diviner. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Cinderella, Get Hard, Seventh Son and The Spongebob Movie:Sponge Out Of Water.
Kenneth Branagh
Mar 20, 2015 • 113 min
Kenneth Branagh joins Simon and Mark live in the studio to talk about directing Cinderella. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Insurgent, Home, The Gunman and Wild Card. Download the Kermode and Mayo…
13/03/2015
Mar 13, 2015 • 65 min
Mark and Simon present the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews of the week’s new films including Run All Night, X+Y, Suite Francaise and My Name Is Salt.
Sean Penn
Mar 6, 2015 • 113 min
Sean Penn talks to Simon about The Gunman. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Unfinished Business, Chappie and Still Alice. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.
Sigourney Weaver
Feb 27, 2015 • 116 min
Sigourney Weaver talks to Simon about Chappie. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Focus, The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, The Boy Next Door and It Follows. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin
Feb 20, 2015 • 95 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Borgen star Sidse Babett Knudsen talks about her film The Duke of Burgundy. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Wedding Ringer, Project Almanac, Cake and Blackhat. Download the…
Julianne Moore
Feb 13, 2015 • 111 min
Julianne Moore joins Simon and Mark to talk about Still Alice. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s news films including Fifty Shades of Grey, Love Is Strange and Down Dog. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
David Oyelowo and Stephen Fry
Feb 6, 2015 • 115 min
David Oyelowo talks to Simon about Selma. Stephen Fry joins Simon and Mark to preview the BAFTA Film Awards. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Selma, Shaun the Sheep The Movie, Jupiter Ascending and Still…
Colin Firth
Jan 30, 2015 • 112 min
Colin Firth talks to Simon about Kingsman: The Secret Service. Plus the Box Office top ten and Mark’s review of the week’s new films including Big Hero 6, Trash, Inherent Vice and Son of a Gun. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Paul Bettany
Jan 23, 2015 • 116 min
Paul Bettany talks to Simon about Mortdecai. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Ex Machina, The Gambler and A Most Violent Year. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email:…
16/01/2015
Jan 16, 2015 • 123 min
Domhnall Gleeson talks to Simon about Ex Machina. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Testament Of Youth, American Sniper, Whiplash and Wild.
Meryl Streep
Jan 9, 2015 • 105 min
Meryl Streep talks to Simon about Into The Woods. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Into The Woods and Foxcatcher.
Sanjeev Bhaskar and James King sit in
Jan 2, 2015 • 102 min
Sanjeev Bhaskar and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. Michael Keaton talks about Birdman. Eddie Redmayne discusses The Theory Of Everything. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Woman In Black: Angel Of Death, Dying Of The Light and…
26/12/2014
Dec 26, 2014 • 104 min
Simon and Mark present highlights from the show in 2014 chosen by listeners, including guests Benedict Cumberbatch, Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant and Bill Nighy along with Mark’s reviews of Horrible Bosses 2, Grace of Monaco, Let’s Be Cops and Nativity 3:…
Tim Burton
Dec 12, 2014 • 103 min
Simon and Mark host a special Christmas edition of the show with director Tim Burton talking about Big Eyes plus live guests. Reviews include Dumb and Dumber To, Exodus: Gods And Kings, Annie and Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb.
12/12/2014
Dec 12, 2014 • 106 min
Martin Freeman talks to Simon about The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Electricity, Face of Love and We Still Kill The Old Way.
Jude Law and Kevin Macdonald
Dec 5, 2014 • 107 min
Jude Law and director Kevin Macdonald talk to Simon and Mark about Black Sea. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Black Sea; Penguins of Madagascar; Men, Women and Children; St. Vincent and Get Santa.
Hugh Bonneville
Nov 28, 2014 • 113 min
Hugh Bonneville joins Simon and Mark in the studio to talk about his role as Mr Brown in Paddington. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Paddington, Horrible Bosses 2, Concerning Violence and Kajaki.
Mick Jagger
Nov 21, 2014 • 115 min
Mick Jagger talks to Simon about Get On Up, the James Brown biopic which he produced. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, The Homesman and My Old Lady.
Benedict Cumberbatch
Nov 14, 2014 • 116 min
Benedict Cumberbatch talks to Simon about playing Alan Turing in The Imitation Game. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Imitation Game, The Drop, Third Person and Nativity 3: Dude, Where’s My Donkey?
Christopher Nolan
Nov 7, 2014 • 109 min
Director Christopher Nolan talks to Simon about Interstellar. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Interstellar, Say When, Set Fire To The Stars and The Possibilities Are Endless.
Mike Leigh
Oct 31, 2014 • 108 min
Sanjeev Bhaskar and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. Director Mike Leigh talks about Mr Turner. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Mr Turner, Nightcrawler, Horns and Ouija.
Toby Jones
Oct 24, 2014 • 118 min
Toby Jones talks to Simon and Mark about Serena. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Fury, The Book Of Life, This Is Where I Leave You and Love, Rosie.
Robert Downey Jr
Oct 17, 2014 • 98 min
Robert Downey Jr. talks to Simon about The Judge. Plus The Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including The Judge, The Best Of Me, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Northern Soul.
Hugh Grant
Oct 10, 2014 • 113 min
Hugh Grant joins Simon and Mark live in the studio to talk about The Rewrite. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including The Maze Runner, Effie Gray, ‘71 and Annabelle. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
03/10/2014
Oct 3, 2014 • 109 min
David Fincher talks to Simon about directing Gone Girl. Mark reviews the film as well as Dracula Untold, Dolphin Tale 2 and Draft Day. Plus the Box Office Top 10.
25/09/2014
Sep 25, 2014 • 107 min
Rosamund Pike talks to Simon about What We Did on Our Holiday. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including The Equalizer, Maps To The Stars and I Origins. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
19/09/2014
Sep 19, 2014 • 65 min
Simon and Mark with the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Giver, The Riot Club, Magic In The Moonlight and Walk Among The Tombstones.
Bill Nighy
Sep 12, 2014 • 106 min
Bill Nighy talks to Simon about his new film Pride. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including A Most Wanted Man, The Boxtrolls and In Order Of Disappearance.
05/09/2014
Sep 5, 2014 • 92 min
Nicole Kidman talks to Simon about her new film Before I Go to Sleep. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including The Hundred-Foot Journey, The Guest and Sex Tape. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
29/08/2014
Aug 29, 2014 • 90 min
Jon Hamm talks to Simon about his new film Million Dollar Arm. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Let’s Be Cops; As Above, So Below and Night Moves.
Daniel Radcliffe
Aug 22, 2014 • 92 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Daniel Radcliffe talks about his new film What If. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Into The Storm, Lucy and Deliver Us From Evil. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Robert Pattinson and Guy Pearce
Aug 15, 2014 • 92 min
Edith Bowman and Robbie Collin sit in for Simon and Mark. Robert Pattinson and Guy Pearce talk about their new film The Rover. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Expendables 3, The Congress and Hector And The Search For Happiness.…
Kermode Uncut - Dick Smith
Aug 15, 2014 • 4 min
Mark Kermode pays tribute to Hollywood makeup artist Dick Smith.
Kermode Uncut - Dick Smith
Aug 15, 2014 • 4 min
Mark Kermode pays tribute to Hollywood makeup artist Dick Smith.
Kermode Uncut: My Worst Ten Films Of The Year - Part 2
Aug 12, 2014 • 4 min
We are halfway through 2014 and here is the second half of my bottom ten of the year, from January to June.
Kermode Uncut: My Worst Ten Films Of The Year - Part 2
Aug 12, 2014 • 4 min
We are halfway through 2014 and here is the second half of my bottom ten of the year, from January to June.
Kermode Uncut - Best Ten Films of 2014 (Pt 2)
Aug 8, 2014 • 5 min
Mark Kermode with his top five films of the year so far.
Kermode Uncut - Best Ten Films of 2014 (Pt 2)
Aug 8, 2014 • 5 min
Mark Kermode with his top five films of the year so far.
Christina Hendricks and John Slattery
Aug 8, 2014 • 90 min
Edith Bowman and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. Guests Christina Hendricks and John Slattery talk about God’s Pocket. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Inbetweeners 2, Planes: Fire & Rescue and Lilting.
Kermode Uncut: My Worst Ten Films of 2014 (pt1)
Aug 5, 2014 • 3 min
Mark reveals the first five of his worst ten movies, from January to June. Remember, you can watch Kermode Uncut every Tuesday and Friday at http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/markkermode/
Kermode Uncut: My Top Ten Films of 2014 (pt1)
Aug 1, 2014 • 5 min
While Mark and Simon are off on the Wittertainment summer cruise we’ll bring you audio versions of Mark’s twice-weekly film blog: Kermode Uncut. In this blog Mark reveals the first half of his top ten films of the year, from January to June. Remember, you…
18/07/2014
Jul 18, 2014 • 71 min
Simon and Mark with reviews including Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes; Pudsey The Dog: The Movie; I Am Divine; Norte, The End Of History and Finding Vivian Maier. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk…
11/07/2014
Jul 11, 2014 • 106 min
Keira Knightley talks to Simon, and Mark reviews her new film Begin Again. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Boyhood and How To Train Your Dragon 2. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk…
04/07/2014
Jul 4, 2014 • 69 min
Mark and Simon review the week’s new films including Tammy, The Anomaly and The 100- Year-Old-Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared. Plus the Box Office Top 10.
28/06/2014
Jun 27, 2014 • 85 min
Mark and Simon review the week’s new films including Chef, Walking on Sunshine and Seve. Plus the Box Office Top 10. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk Text: 85058 (charged at your standard network…
20/06/2014
Jun 20, 2014 • 95 min
Ansel Elgort talks to Simon about The Fault In Our Stars. Mark reviews the film along with Jersey Boys, 3 Days To Kill and Chinese Puzzle. Plus the Box Office Top 10.
13/06/2014
Jun 13, 2014 • 85 min
Simon Mayo and Mark Kermode with reviews of the week’s big cinema releases including Belle, Oculus, Devil’s Knot and T.S. Spivet. Plus the Box Office Top 10. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Email: mayo@bbc.co.uk Text:…
Tom Wilkinson and Amma Asante
Jun 6, 2014 • 96 min
Actor Tom Wilkinson and director Amma Asante talk to Simon about their new film Belle. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s cinema releases including Grace Of Monaco, 22 Jump Street. Fruitvale Station and Cheap Thrills.
30/05/2014
May 30, 2014 • 94 min
Edith Bowman and James King sit in for Simon and Mark with guests Angelina Jolie, star of Maleficent, and Seth MacFarlane, whose latest film is A Million Ways To Die In The West. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews of the week’s new releases including…
23/05/2014
May 23, 2014 • 105 min
Patrick Stewart talks to Simon about reprising the role of Professor X in X-Men: Days of Future Past. Mark reviews the film plus Blended, Postman Pat The Movie and Fading Gigolo.
Gareth Edwards
May 16, 2014 • 107 min
Director Gareth Edwards talks to Simon about his new film Godzilla. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Godzilla, In Secret and The Two Faces of January.
Stephen Mangan
May 9, 2014 • 107 min
Stephen Mangan joins Simon and Mark live in the studio to talk about Postman Pat The Movie. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Sabotage, Frank, The Wind Rises and The Canyons.
Michael Fassbender
May 2, 2014 • 96 min
Michael Fassbender talks to Simon and Mark about his new film Frank. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Pompeii, Tarzan 3D, Brick Mansions and Blue Ruin.
Kit Harington
Apr 25, 2014 • 107 min
Game of Thrones star Kit Harington joins Simon and Mark live to talk about Pompeii. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Transcendence, The Other Woman and Tracks.
David Morrissey
Apr 11, 2014 • 94 min
Actor and director David Morrissey sits in for Simon with Boyd and Floyd - Boyd Hilton and Nigel Floyd - in place of Mark. Guest Emma Stone talks about The Amazing Spider-Man 2. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Calvary, The Raid 2 and The…
Darren Aronofsky
Apr 4, 2014 • 98 min
Director Darren Aronofsky talks to Simon about his new film Noah, which stars Russell Crowe. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Divergent and Rio 2.
Ricky Gervais
Mar 28, 2014 • 111 min
Ricky Gervais talks to Simon about starring in Muppets Most Wanted. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Legend Of Hercules and 20 Feet From Stardom. Download the Kermode…
Chris Evans
Mar 21, 2014 • 109 min
Chris Evans talks to Simon about Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of new releases including Labor Day, A Long Way Down and Starred Up.
14/03/2014
Mar 14, 2014 • 65 min
Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo review the week’s movies. Including your emails, texts and tweets, and the latest Box Office top ten. Also on the programme, interviews with key figures from the world of cinema, as well as your emails, texts and tweets, and…
Terry Gilliam
Mar 7, 2014 • 106 min
Terry Gilliam talks to Simon about his new film The Zero Theorem. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including 300:Rise Of An Empire, Escape From Planet Earth and The Grand Budapest Hotel.
28/02/2014
Feb 28, 2014 • 104 min
Emily Watson talks to Simon about her new film The Book Thief. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Non-Stop, Ride Along and We Are What We Are. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Colin Farrell and John Hurt
Feb 21, 2014 • 73 min
Edith Bowman and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. Colin Farrell talks about A New York Winter’s Tale, and John Hurt discusses Only Lovers Left Alive. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Stalingrad and Stranger by the Lake.
Matt Damon
Feb 14, 2014 • 91 min
Matt Damon talks to Simon about The Monument Men. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Her, The Lego Movie and Cuban Fury.
Ralph Fiennes and Gary Oldman
Feb 7, 2014 • 113 min
Ralph Fiennes talks to Simon about playing Charles Dickens in The Invisible Woman. Gary Oldman discusses starring in the remake of Robocop. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Dallas Buyers Club and Mr.…
31/01/2014
Jan 31, 2014 • 99 min
Nick Frost joins Simon and Mark live in the studio to talk about his latest film Cuban Fury. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Lone Survivor, Out of the Furnace, The Armstrong Lie and I, Frankenstein.
Kenneth Branagh
Jan 24, 2014 • 106 min
Kenneth Branagh joins Simon and Mark live in the studio to talk about his latest film Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including August: Osage County, Inside Llewyn Davis and Grudge Match.
the Coen Brothers and Juliette Lewis
Jan 17, 2014 • 109 min
Directors the Coen Brothers - Ethan and Joel - talk to Simon about their new film Inside Llewyn Davis. Juliette Lewis discusses August: Osage County. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including The Wolf of Wall…
Leonardo DiCaprio
Jan 10, 2014 • 108 min
Leonardo DiCaprio talks to Simon Mayo about his new film The Wolf of Wall Street. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark Kermode’s reviews of the week’s new films including 12 Years A Slave, The Railway Man, Delivery Man and The Square.
Idris Elba
Jan 3, 2014 • 96 min
Edith Bowman and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. With guests Idris Elba and director David O. Russell. Plus reviews including Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, Last Vegas and Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones.
Best of 2013
Dec 27, 2013 • 99 min
Highlights of the year’s film reviews including Pain & Gain, Gravity, Iron Man 3 and Despicable Me 2. The best of the guests with Michael Douglas, Tom Hanks, Naomi Watts, Judi Dench and more. Plus Mark’s Top 10 of 2013.
Will Ferrell and Paul Rudd
Dec 20, 2013 • 109 min
Will Ferrell and Paul Rudd talk to Simon about Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues. Mark reviews the film, along with American Hustle and The Harry Hill Movie. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and the winner of the short film competition Well Done U is announced.
Martin Freeman
Dec 13, 2013 • 105 min
Martin Freeman talks to Simon about Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. Mark reviews the film along with Fill The Void and The Christmas Candle. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and the announcement of the shortlist for the Well Done U short film competition.…
Harvey Weinstein
Dec 6, 2013 • 79 min
Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein talks about the forthcoming awards season.
Daniel Radcliffe
Nov 29, 2013 • 105 min
Daniel Radcliffe talks to Simon about playing the beat poet Allen Ginsberg in Kill Your Darlings. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Carrie, Free Birds and Saving Mr. Banks.
22/11/2013
Nov 22, 2013 • 103 min
Emma Thompson talks about playing P.L. Travers, creator of Mary Poppins, in Saving Mr Banks. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Hunger Games, Parkland and The Family.
Jennifer Lawrence
Nov 15, 2013 • 105 min
Jennifer Lawrence talks to Simon about The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including The Butler, The Counsellor, Dom Hemingway and Don Jon.
08/11/2013
Nov 8, 2013 • 96 min
Jude Law talks to Simon about playing the title role in Dom Hemingway. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Gravity, How To Survive A Plague and Seduced And Abandoned.
01/11/2013
Nov 1, 2013 • 90 min
Special guest presenter David Morrissey talks to Joseph-Gordon Levitt about his new film Don Jon. Director Alfonso Cuaron discusses Gravity. Reviews by James King include Thor: The Dark World, Philomena and Drinking Buddies. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10.
Tom Hiddleston
Oct 25, 2013 • 100 min
Tom Hiddleston talks to Simon and Mark about Thor: The Dark World. Plus the UK Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Ender’s Game, Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2 and One Chance.
18/10/2013
Oct 18, 2013 • 111 min
Dame Judi Dench talks to Simon about starring alongside Steve Coogan in Philomena. Plus, the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Captain Phillips, Escape Plan and Turbo.Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Tom Hanks
Oct 11, 2013 • 105 min
Tom Hanks talks to Simon and Mark about his new film Captain Phillips. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Romeo and Juliet, The Fifth Estate and Le Week-end.
James McAvoy
Oct 4, 2013 • 107 min
Simon talks to James McAvoy and Mark reviews his new film Filth. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the rest of the week’s new films including How I Live Now, Sunshine on Leith and Thanks For Sharing.
Dexter Fletcher
Sep 27, 2013 • 105 min
Dexter Fletcher joins Simon and Mark in the studio to talk about directing Sunshine on Leith, the film based on the stage musical of the same name and featuring music by The Proclaimers. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new…
Cate Blanchett
Sep 20, 2013 • 104 min
Cate Blanchett talks about starring in Woody Allen’s new film Blue Jasmine. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Diana, R.I.P.D., The Call and Cold Comes The Night.
Naomi Watts
Sep 13, 2013 • 107 min
Naomi Watts talks to Simon and Mark about taking the title role in Diana. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Insidious 2, Rush, White House Down and In A World.
Ron Howard
Sep 6, 2013 • 103 min
Director Ron Howard talks to Simon and Mark about his new film Rush, the story of the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including About Time, Riddick, Any…
30/08/2013
Aug 30, 2013 • 104 min
Mark Kermode joins Simon Mayo to review the week’s movies. Also on the programme, interviews with key figures from the world of cinema, as well as your emails, texts and tweets, and the latest Box Office top ten. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
23/08/2013
Aug 23, 2013 • 91 min
Simon and Mark are back from their summer break. Lily Collins talks about The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones. Plus, the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases, including We’re the Millers, Elysium and Lovelace. Download the…
16/08/2013
Aug 16, 2013 • 84 min
Jo Whiley and James King sit in for Simon and Mark with Amanda Seyfried, star of Lovelace, and Jim Rash and Nat Faxon, directors of the new Steve Carell movie The Way Way Back. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Kick-Ass 2, 2 Guns and…
Chloe Grace Moretz and Ruth Wilson
Aug 9, 2013 • 90 min
Zoe Ball and James King sit in for Simon and Mark with guests Chloe Grace Moretz, Hit-Girl in Kick-Ass 2, and Ruth Wilson who stars with Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer in The Lone Ranger. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including Alan Partridge:…
Sandra Bullock
Aug 2, 2013 • 86 min
Zoe Ball and James King sit in for Simon and Mark with guests Sandra Bullock on her new film The Heat, and Nicolas Winding Refn, director of Only God Forgives. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Smurfs 2, Red 2 and The Conjuring.
Armando Iannucci
Jul 26, 2013 • 94 min
Al Murray and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. They’re joined in the studio by Armando Iannucci, writer and producer of Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews including The Wolverine, Frances Ha and The Kings of Summer.
Simon Pegg and Nick Frost
Jul 19, 2013 • 60 min
Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and director Edgar Wright talk to Simon and Mark about their new film The World’s End. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including The Frozen Ground, Breathe In and Springsteen and I.
Guillermo del Toro
Jul 12, 2013 • 87 min
Director Guillermo del Toro talks to Simon and Mark about his new film Pacific Rim. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including Monsters University (3D), The Deep, Play and We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks.
06/07/2013
Jul 5, 2013 • 68 min
Mark and Simon review the week’s new films including The Internship, Now You See Me and Bula Quo!
28/06/2013
Jun 28, 2013 • 72 min
Mark and Simon review the week’s new films including Despicable Me 2, Hummingbird and This Is The End. Plus the Box Office Top 10. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Text 85058 [charged at your standard rate]. Email:…
at the Edinburgh International Film Festival
Jun 21, 2013 • 89 min
Simon and Mark are at the Edinburgh International Film Festival with a live audience. Robert Carlyle joins them to discuss his career in films including Trainspotting, The Full Monty and 28 Weeks Later. They also talk to former tennis World Number One…
Henry Cavill and Joss Whedon
Jun 14, 2013 • 103 min
Henry Cavill talks to Simon and Mark about starring in the new Superman movie Man of Steel and director Joss Whedon is in the studio to discuss his new version of Much Ado About Nothing. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new…
Michael Douglas
Jun 7, 2013 • 102 min
Michael Douglas talks to Simon and Mark about playing Liberace in Behind The Candelabra. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new films including After Earth and The Iceman.
31/05/2013
May 31, 2013 • 87 min
Zoe Ball and James King sit in for Simon and Mark. Actor Michael Shannon talks about his new film The Iceman. Director Shane Meadows discusses his documentary The Stone Roses: Made of Stone. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews of the week’s new films…
24/05/2013
May 24, 2013 • 89 min
Saoirse Ronan talks to Simon and Mark about her new film Byzantium. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including The Hangover, Part III…Epic (3D) and Easy Money.
17/05/2013
May 17, 2013 • 100 min
Mark reviews Baz Luhrmann’s remake of The Great Gatsby. Jason Isaacs is live in the studio to talk movies and the new series of Case Histories on BBC1. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and reviews of the rest of the week’s new films including Fast & Furious 6.
JJ Abrams
May 10, 2013 • 106 min
Director J.J. Abrams talks to Simon and Mark about Star Trek Into Darkness. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Mud and Deadfall.
03/05/2013
May 3, 2013 • 64 min
Director Pedro Almodovar talks to Simon and Mark about his new film I’m So Excited. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including 21 And Over and Dead Man Down.
Gwyneth Paltrow
Apr 26, 2013 • 105 min
Gwyneth Paltrow talks to Simon and Mark about her new film Iron Man 3. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Bernie and The Look of Love. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live. Text…
Steve Coogan
Apr 19, 2013 • 87 min
Steve Coogan talks to Simon and Mark about his new film The Look of Love. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Evil Dead, Olympus Has Fallen and Love Is All You Need. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
Fede Alvarez
Apr 12, 2013 • 97 min
Director Fede Alvarez talks to Simon and Mark about his new film Evil Dead. Plus the Box Office Top 10 and Mark’s reviews of the week’s new releases including Oblivion, The Place Beyond the Pines and The Gatekeepers.
05/04/2013
Apr 5, 2013 • 75 min
Jo Whiley and James King sit in for Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo to review the week’s movies. Also on the programme, interviews with key figures from the world of cinema, as well as your emails, texts and tweets, and the latest Box Office top ten. Download…
22/03/2013
Mar 22, 2013 • 111 min
Mark Kermode joins Simon Mayo to review the week’s movies. Also on the programme, interviews with key figures from the world of cinema, as well as your emails, texts and tweets, and the latest Box Office top ten. Download the Kermode and Mayo podcast at…
15/03/2013
Mar 15, 2013 • 65 min
Mark and Simon run down the Box Office Top 10 and review the week’s new movies including Welcome To The Punch, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone and Red Dawn.