James moves in with Brose and refuses to clean or pay rent to chat The Apartment, Billy Wilder's love triangle comedy starring Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine and Fred MacMurray.
The Chatflix: The Podcast turns its attention on The Transformers: The Movie. The animated epic flick based on a cartoon based on a toy line. Brose is joined by the comic book guys, Jarrod, Looch and All Star Comics guest Mitch Davies to reminisce and roll out. Spoiler Alert: No ChatFlixers are killed off in this episode. Listen now and see if we have The Touch!
Brose and James chat about Sunset Blvd, Billy Wilder's love letter to the silent era and the desperation of Hollywood. James brings the class of Keaton while Brose brings the desperation of Swanson!
Get ready for your close up of Sunset as we Chatflix!
Brose at Arms is joined by He-Shaun, Loochator and Evil-Jazz in the Castle of ChatFlix to revisit the 1987 live adaptation of Masters of the Universe! Grab a bucket of ribs and a casio keyboard as we sing its virtues and vices. Can Dolph Lundgren pull off the loin cloth look. Is Frank Langella's Skeletor sexy enough? (answer: never enough). Is this the one where Courtney Cox gets up on stage and dances with Bruce Springsteen? Find out none of these answers and more when we Chatflix!
Brose and James, on the lam from Chicago gangsters, slip into dresses to discuss Some Like it Hot. The second in the ongoing series looking at the work of legendary filmmaker Billy Wilder. Starring ALL Like It Hot Marilyn Monroe, A Bunch like it Hot Tony Curtis and None Like It Hot Jack Lemon there's a whole lot to enjoy so join us as we Chatflix
Brose, Jade, James and Guest Toby Truslove cram into a phone booth and travel back to 1989 to deliver a review of Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure to the students of San Dimas High!
Will Brose finally get to take Cleopatra to the Prom? Will Jade's easy listening band "Myld Stalynz" make it big. Will Toby confuse this with Bogus Journey and spend the whole time waiting for Death to show up?
Find out how this film holds up 30 years into the future!
In this week's mini episode, James and Brose sit down to chat the first of several Billy Wilder films; Double Indemnity. Who would have thought insurance fraud could eat his much fun!
Little Mr Chatfliix Brose, Mr Funny Matt, Miss Fashion Hayley and special guest Little Mr Logie Winner Dil Jayasinha all climb into the combi van and traverse the wonderful world of Little Miss Sunshine. A film full of wit, awkwardness, sadness and way more discussions about Proust than you would expect from a Steve Carrell film. So practice your pivot, tap. heel and shake as we Chatflix
Brose and Stu finish off the mini series looking at forgotten sequels. Do people remember the more expensive and less successful sequel to the Blair Witch Project? Directed by a documentary film maker but shot as a normal feature film... could this be the last of the good ideas? Tune in to find out!
Somebody stop us! Brose, Looch and Jarrod look behind the mask of how The Mask was made. Jim Carrey dials up the Looney Tunes, throws on the yellow zoot suit, and cranks up the swing tunes with femme fatale Cameron Diaz and villainous Peter Greene in a madcap live action cartoon adventure. Join the king of the Rumba beat and us as we chatflix.
Brose and Jarrod spend 15 mins chatting about the summer of films and whats coming up this year on ChatFlix.
You would have to be more insane than Norman Bates to watch Psycho II but that's just how crazy Brose and Stu are for the Chatflix audience in this weeks Chatflix Mini - Forgotten Sequels.
Master Brose and Master Stu drive to the secluded Master Bate's Motel to talk about the sequel nobody asked for and everyone regretted.
The film was directed by Richard Franklin who went on to direct a film about a super intelligent murderous orangutan... which begs the question: Why didn't the boys review THAT film?!
Meanwhile ask mother if it's ok and then join us as we Chatflix!
Brose and Stu roll the dice on a brand new series of Chatflix Minis: Forgotten Sequels.
What did you love most about the second Jumanji film? Jack Black? The Rock? ...Dax Shepherd?
No we're not looking at Jumanji 2: Welcome to the Jungle, instead but rather Zathura, the oft neglected and ignored sequel to Jumanji that leaves behind the name, cast and even titular board game to go into space with Dax Shepard Josh Hutcherson and Kristen Stewart.
So join us as we ask if this is a board game film or a bored game film in this week's Chatflix!
To celebrate the 100th episode of ChatFlix we have a mega-rotating-panel of ChatFlix regulars; Brose, Jade, Trevor, Stuart, Caity, Danielle, Dale, Jarrod and Looch!
Join us as we all don the purple tights and discuss the 1996 film The Phantom featuring Billy "not aged well" Zane, Treat "more ham than a christmas dinner" Williams and Catherine "So good why isn't the whole film about her" Zeta Jones. So Chatflix with us as we slam evil, slam back cake and slam some truly terrible dialogue. ...it's not as messy as you would think!
Jade, Stuart and Brose turn on their invisibility and roam the streets of Los Angels under the keen pursuit of prey. They would have gotten away with it too if it wasn't for that pesky Danny Glover!
So join us as the streets run infrared with blood as we Chatflix about Predator 2.
Jarrod, Looch, Shaun and Brose wander down into the sewers to rediscover the secret of the ooze... or mutagen... ...or deep crust pepperoni pizza... or whatever it was that turned four turtles into teenage martial arts experts.
Does this 1990 film hold up or is it destined to live in in our nostalgic minds only?
Brose, Jade, Jarrod and Dan O'Kelly have broken out of Azkaban and are on the lamb! Actually... Brose may just be eating the lamb... Mmm lamb... aaarglh...
As the the series gets darker and darker the gang asks why so Sirius?
How do we rate the third Harry Potter? Listen to find out.
Cinema has a grand history of men vs trucks including Spielberg’s classic Duel and this week Brose and Shaun join the convoy with 1997’s tense Breakdown where loving husband Kurt Russell goes head to head with J. T. Walsh. Do the boys wanna keep on truckin’ or do they want to pump the breaks? Find out as we Chatflix
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Brose, Jarrod, Danielle and Trev gathered around a podcast to chat about Superman! The real Man of Steel deal! Christopher Reeve's classic 1978 Superman.
You WILL believe a man can cry.. with tears of joy as we talk about the movie that was and will always be our Superman. Richard Donner’s opus to the original superhero also stars a twinkling Gene Hackman, dazzling Margot Kidder and grandiose Marlon Brando.
So find a phonebox, slip on the red underwear, hook on the cape and join us as we Chatflix.
This week Brose and Shaun pop over the Hudson River to hang out with the boys in blue on their home turf for the criminally under rated Cop Land! Stallone mumbles his way through his best performance alongside crime film legends DeNiro, Keitel and Liotta. If you liked Logan it's worth hearing us talk about this forgotten early James Mangold directed classic.
This week Brose and Shaun have a Mini chat about The Devil's Advocate, the classic 1997 thriller.
Fun fact: The original title was the Faust and the Furious! Even funner fact: I put more effort into that pun than the screen writer put into the film.
Will Keanu be believable as a charming lawyer? Will Al Pacino ham it up with licking of lips and "hoohahing"? Will a young Charlize Theron steal the film? Only the devil knows, you will have to listen to find out!
Julian James, Paul Richards and Brose face off in the squared circle to chat about the documentary Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows. How real is the fake world of wrestling as presented by this unique documentary? The boys look behind the curtain and discuss how many punches land and how many punches are pulled...
Who would have thought that Anthony Hopkins was the right man for a U2 guitarist biopic, and Alec Baldwin as Bono?! Genius casting! What do you mean that's not what this film is about? Oh ok..
Shaun and Brose delve further into the thrillers of 1997 taking Alec Baldwin and Anthony Hopkins to The Edge! This David Mamet penned, Lee Tamahori helmed thriller is everything you can bear! Arguably Aussie Elle MacPherson's greatest performance yet if you don't count 1994's Sports Illustrated promo video.
A billionaire playboy who at night dons a cape and fights crime.
Nope we’re not looking at another Batman film, this week Jade, Brose and Classic Comics very own caped crusaders Jarrod and Looch are watching The Shadow!
Checking out what evil lurks in the hearts of men and descendants of Ghengis Khan is ridiculously skinny Alec Baldwin and his sexy gravelly voice rumbling through the amazingly corny dialogue as he fights the threat of atomic and box office bombs.
Lurk with him as we Chatflix
Shaun returns to join Brose with another Chatflix Mini discussing the dark and brooding Affliction. Starring Nick Nolte, Willem Dafoe, Sissy Spacek and Our Man Flint himself: James Coburn. Affliction tells the story of a man’s obsessions taking control of him and destroying his life, the kind of story Paul Schrader has told time and time again.
Get obsessed with us as we Chat Affliction.