Films at First Sight
Film podcast celebrating and exploring people first time views of old to new and everything in between.
info_outline Episode 40: The Angry Black Girl and Her Monster (2023) 12/04/2023
Episode 40: The Angry Black Girl and Her Monster (2023) Friend of the show, Natalie returns to join Graham to do something shocking. Get Joe to watch a new movie released in 2023. This episode we are talking 2023's The Angry Black Girl and Her Monster, a contemporary spin on Mary Shelley's classic tale of science and control.
info_outline Episode 39: The Swimmer (1968) 10/20/2023
Episode 39: The Swimmer (1968) Pour yourself a cocktail and travel down the Lucinda River with Joe , Graham, and new guest to the show, Rachel from the Zombie Grrlz Podcast Network as they discuss 1968's The Swimmer. The gang talks pool parties, deconstructing traditional masculinity, and surrealism in film. Cheers to the first time!
info_outline Episode 38: The Wild Bunch (1969) 10/06/2023
Episode 38: The Wild Bunch (1969) Saddle up and hit the trail with us for a brand new episode where we discuss Sam Peckinpah's ultraviolent western The Wild Bunch. Graham is our episode's first timer and we go into depth on the subversive, bloody drama while touching on the idea of "Dad films", the importance of animal safety, and the awesomeness of Warren Oates.
info_outline Episode 37: The Guest (2014) 04/21/2023
Episode 37: The Guest (2014) Joe and Graham sit down to discuss 2014's The Guest, a genre bending mix of action, horror, and comedy. Really it was just a great excuse for Graham to see it for the first time and for the guys to talk about Lance Reddick, a character actor for the ages.
info_outline Episode 34: George of the Jungle 10/21/2022
Episode 34: George of the Jungle Caitlin introduces Graham and Joe to Sonny Bono's least favorite movie, 1997's George of the Jungle. We talk Himbo movies, Brendan Fraser's sexiness, and Caitlin privately wonders why people can't just enjoy things.
info_outline Episode 33: Coherence 10/07/2022
Episode 33: Coherence Graham sits in the host chair for the first time and introduces Caitlin and Joe to 2014's Coherence, a dinner party movie that digs into the nightmarish idea of not being able to ghost a dinner party because when you leave you arrive at the same exact dinner party (almost).
info_outline Episode 32: Fright Night Part II 09/09/2022
Episode 32: Fright Night Part II We're bringing a new guest and big 80's vibes when Chuck from the Colonial Theatre drops by to chat about Fright Night Part II, a movie that hits all of that era's extracurricular activities, sex, bowling, and rollerblading. And not once did Joe refer to it as fangtastic!
info_outline Bonus Episode 3: Thor's Hour of Thunder Crosser - Jaws 08/14/2022
Bonus Episode 3: Thor's Hour of Thunder Crosser - Jaws We linked up with the Thor's Hour of Thunder crew to FINALLY get Scarlet Witch to watch Jaws. Mission Accomplished. Now, did she like it?
info_outline Episode 31: But I'm a Cheerleader 08/05/2022
Episode 31: But I'm a Cheerleader Friend of the show Maddie is back to join Caitlin in introducing the fellas to the '90's cult classic But I'm a Cheerleader. The gang raves about Natasha Lyonne, dick iconography, and the constant barrage of queer jokes. We also wonder why Melanie Lynskey isn't in everything, she's the best.
info_outline Episode 27: Pink Flamingos 05/24/2022
Episode 27: Pink Flamingos Even with the hectic events of 2022, we still find time to satisfy our perverted urges. Listen, as we not only commit another act of indecent exposure, but add to this social horror by making our guest wait in the car. Is there no shame? Lara joins us as we talk John Waters' Pink Flamingos.
info_outline Episode 22: I, Tonya 02/25/2022
Episode 22: I, Tonya There's alway gotta be one asshole judge and of course it's when Caitlin brings a favorite I, Tonya to the table. Graham joins us as we discuss the 2017's dark comedic look at Tonya Harding and the ship of fools that sunk her career faster than you can say, "There's no such thing as truth".
info_outline Episode 19: 2021 Year in Review 01/22/2022
Episode 19: 2021 Year in Review Caitlin and Joe look back at their highlights of 2021. From new releases, to theatrical experiences, to realizing Joe has no idea what modern MTV looks like, we reflect and celebrate what has been an odd but exciting year in film.
info_outline Episode 18: Strange Brew 01/14/2022
Episode 18: Strange Brew Joe & Caitlin enlist friend of the podcast Mando to travel to The Great White North and check out 1983's Strange Brew, a wonderful comedy starring the McKenzie brothers. We also ponder, was Max von Sydow born old? And a special treat, Mando schools us on Canadian Metal!!