10 episodes

Whether you're a multiplex popcorn-muncher or an arthouse merlot swirler, this is the film show for you.

Established in 2010, Jack and Ed are back to steer you through the choppy waters of self-isolation with some film-based ramblings.

All the latest film reviews, interviews and news every Tuesday.

Celluloid Heroes Jack Pelling & Ed Prior

    • Film Reviews
    • 4.9, 8 Ratings

Whether you're a multiplex popcorn-muncher or an arthouse merlot swirler, this is the film show for you.

Established in 2010, Jack and Ed are back to steer you through the choppy waters of self-isolation with some film-based ramblings.

All the latest film reviews, interviews and news every Tuesday.

    A Rainy Day in New York, The Vast of Night, Only The Animals - 3.6.20

    A Rainy Day in New York, The Vast of Night, Only The Animals - 3.6.20

    Reviews of Woody Allen’s A Rainy Day in New York (37:30), French thriller Only The Animals (51:00), and Andrew Patterson’s debut 50’s sci-fi flick, The Vast of Night (58:42).

    Plus, a dialect coach joins us (14:00) to teach Ed to be a Texan and help with his longstanding pronunciation struggles.

    Enjoy the show!

    • 1 hr 34 min
    Ena Sendijarević, Take Me Somewhere Nice, The Lovebirds, The Wrong Missy - 27.5.20

    Ena Sendijarević, Take Me Somewhere Nice, The Lovebirds, The Wrong Missy - 27.5.20

    We chat to director Ena Sendijarević (13:00) about her superb debut feature, Take Me Somewhere Nice and hear her top 5 road movies, as well as some of yours

    We also have reviews of Take Me Somewhere Nice (28:50), highly anticipated Netflix comedy, The Lovebirds (39:00) and not-so-highly anticipated Netflix Comedy The Wrong Missy (47:00).

    Photo credit: Imke Panhuijzen

    • 1 hr 32 min
    Elizabeth Sankey, Women Make Film, Cassandro The Exotico! - 19.5.20

    Elizabeth Sankey, Women Make Film, Cassandro The Exotico! - 19.5.20

    We talk romcoms with filmmaker, Elizabeth Sankey (17:30) and review Mark Cousins’ epic study of female directors Women Make Film (35:00) and wrestling documentary, Cassandra The Exotico!. (42:30) Plus we go through ours and your top 5 romantic comedies and keep you abreast of the week’s movie news.

    • 1 hr 23 min
    Joe Cornish, The Whistlers, Never Rarely Sometimes Always, Romantic Comedy - 12.5.20

    Joe Cornish, The Whistlers, Never Rarely Sometimes Always, Romantic Comedy - 12.5.20

    We’re joined by director and comedian Joe Cornish to talk lockdown recommendations and go through his top 5 openings scenes in film (5:40).  Also, reviews of Romanian crime thriller The Whistler (24:30), the sublime Never Rarely Sometimes Always (27:13), and romcomdoc, Romantic Comedy (32:30). 

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Ed Westwick, The Assistant, Searching For Greatness, All Day and a Night - 5.5.20

    Ed Westwick, The Assistant, Searching For Greatness, All Day and a Night - 5.5.20

    Ed Westwick, star of Enemy Lines joins us to talk about his new WW2 action film, we review #MeToo drama, The Assistant, sport doc, Searching for Greatness, and Netflix’s gangland tale, All Day and a Night. We also countdown our top Disney flicks and discuss the latest movie news.

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Hermione Corfield, Extraction, Astronaut, The Beastie Boys Story - 28.4.20

    Hermione Corfield, Extraction, Astronaut, The Beastie Boys Story - 28.4.20

    This week, Chris Hemsworth swaps his hammer for a big gun in Extraction, Richard Dreyfuss shoots for the moon in Astronaut, and Spike Jonze tells the Beastie Boys Story. We also chat to star of the excellent Sea Fever, Hermione Corfield and talk top 5 documentaries.

    • 1 hr 19 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

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The best in the business

This really is the only podcast for film fanatics. 5 stars from me.

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Highly recommend for fans of film.

Insightful, knowledgeable takes on film mixed in with some comic gems. These guys seem to cover every type of film. Highly recommend for fans of film.

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