Also featuring reviews for Paddington, What We Do In The Shadows, The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1, Say When, The Imitation Game, The Skeleton Twins and our Watch With Spooool picks The French Connection II and National Lampoons Christmas Vacation.
With Thanksgiving in the United States, JJ Abrams treated us to the Star Wars trailer. What did we make of it? Listen in to find out!
We also learn about…
- “The classic foreign film trailer”
- The problem with Chevy Chase
- The magic of Gene Hackman
- Bill Hader’s gay man acting ability
- Paddington gets reviewed. Thumbs up.
- The French Connection II and National Lampoons Christmas Vacation are on the Watch With Spooool slate
- And we look ahead to December’s new releases – The Hobbit, Black Sea and Unbroken
Our end of year lists will be online from December 15-19th so send us on your lists and we can feature and critique them – firstname.lastname@example.org or @spoooolers on Twitter.
What is Spool Film Podcast?
The place for Irish cinema-obsessives Páraic McGeough and Nigel Wheatley to discuss the best and worst films that they've seen in cinemas and on the telly. We've been on the go since 2012. Say hello @spool on Twitter.