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A podcast for film lovers! Join us each week for an in-depth discussion of two new films (or TV series), plus filmmaker interviews and special episodes.     Here is where you can connect with us: Homepage: https://awesomefriday.ca || Twitter: @AwesomeFridayCa || Facebook: Awesome Friday || Instagram: @AwesomeFridayCa || YouTube: Awesome Friday || Email: Contact UsIf you like what you hear, please consider supporting us via Patreon or Ko-Fi, and please visit the blog at AwesomeFriday.ca for more reviews and features. 

Awesome Friday Podcast Matthew Simpson & Simon Best

    • TV & Film
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

A podcast for film lovers! Join us each week for an in-depth discussion of two new films (or TV series), plus filmmaker interviews and special episodes.     Here is where you can connect with us: Homepage: https://awesomefriday.ca || Twitter: @AwesomeFridayCa || Facebook: Awesome Friday || Instagram: @AwesomeFridayCa || YouTube: Awesome Friday || Email: Contact UsIf you like what you hear, please consider supporting us via Patreon or Ko-Fi, and please visit the blog at AwesomeFriday.ca for more reviews and features. 

    Blonde & Star Wars: Andor

    Blonde & Star Wars: Andor

    Greetings programs! This week on the podcast, we are looking at the divisive new Marilyn Monroe movie Blonde, starring Ana de Armas as the titular blonde bombshell, before moving on to the latest entry in the Star Wars franchise, Andor. We spend half the episode swooning over one of these; listen to find out which!JustWatch-powered streaming links, our ratings, as well as all of our other content and a complete list of where you can listen to this episode are available at AwesomeFriday.caCONNECT WITH US:     Matthew on Twitter: @SmatthewAFSimon on Twitter: @TemporaryPenHome:   AwesomeFriday.caAwesome Friday on Twitter: @AwesomeFridayCa   Awesome Friday on Facebook: Awesome FridayAwesome Friday on Instagram: @AwesomeFridayCaAwesomeFriday on YouTube: Awesome FridayEmail Awesome Friday: Contact UsSUPPORT:            Patreon   Ko-FiSHOW LINKS:Awesome Friday on Apple PodcastsAwesome Friday on Amazon MusicAwesome Friday on DeezerAwesome Friday on GoodpodsAwesome Friday on Google PodcastsAwesome Friday on iHeartRadioAwesome Friday on OvercastAwesome Friday on SpotifyAwesome Friday on StitcherMeanwhile, relax and enjoy your flight. 

    • 1 hr
    Blank & Moonage Daydream

    Blank & Moonage Daydream

    Greetings, programs, and welcome to another edition of the Awesome Friday Podcast.  This week Matt and Simon take a look at the new high-concept indie thriller Blank and the new documentary about the life and art of David Bowie, Moonage Daydream.  One of these movies is one of the best movies of the year, so listen closely to find out which. When you're done listening to the episode, be sure to head to AwesomeFriday.ca, where you will find streaming links for each film (powered by JustWatch), our ratings, and all of our other content. Join us!CONNECT WITH US:     Matthew on Twitter: @SmatthewAFSimon on Twitter: @TemporaryPenHome:   AwesomeFriday.caAwesome Friday on Twitter: @AwesomeFridayCa   Awesome Friday on Facebook: Awesome FridayAwesome Friday on Instagram: @AwesomeFridayCaAwesomeFriday on YouTube: Awesome FridayEmail Awesome Friday: Contact UsSUPPORT:           We want to say welcome and thanks for listening to all our listeners, new and old; we appreciate every one of you. If you like what you hear, please consider giving us a like, review, and subscribe on your podcasting platform of choice, and if you can spare a few bucks, you could support us via Patreon or Ko-Fi. SHOW LINKS:Awesome Friday on Apple PodcastsAwesome Friday on Amazon MusicAwesome Friday on DeezerAwesome Friday on GoodpodsAwesome Friday on Google PodcastsAwesome Friday on iHeartRadioAwesome Friday on OvercastAwesome Friday on SpotifyAwesome Friday on StitcherMeanwhile, relax and enjoy your flight!

    • 47 min
    Pinocchio & Saloum

    Pinocchio & Saloum

    Greetings programs! We're back after a two-week break with two new movies, one hot off the presses from the largest media conglomerate in history and the other finally seeing wide release after a successful festival run last year. First up is Robert Zemeckis' live-action remake of Disney's Pinocchio, followed by the Senegalese action horror movie Saloum. One of these movies we really didn't like, listen to find out which and then watch the other!Be sure to visit AwesomeFriday.ca for this episode's home page, where you'll find JustWatch-powered streaming links below, as well as our ratings, how you can listen, how you can support us, and all of our other content. Join us!CONNECT WITH US:     Matthew on Twitter: @SmatthewAFSimon on Twitter: @TemporaryPenHome:   AwesomeFriday.caAwesome Friday on Twitter: @AwesomeFridayCa   Awesome Friday on Facebook: Awesome FridayAwesome Friday on Instagram: @AwesomeFridayCaAwesomeFriday on YouTube: Awesome FridayEmail Awesome Friday: Contact UsSUPPORT:           We want to say welcome and thanks for listening to all our listeners, new and old; we appreciate every one of you. If you like what you hear, please consider giving us a like, review, and subscribe on your podcasting platform of choice, and if you can spare a few bucks, you could support us via Patreon or Ko-Fi. SHOW LINKS:Awesome Friday on Apple PodcastsAwesome Friday on Amazon MusicAwesome Friday on DeezerAwesome Friday on GoodpodsAwesome Friday on Google PodcastsAwesome Friday on iHeartRadioAwesome Friday on OvercastAwesome Friday on SpotifyAwesome Friday on Stitcher

    • 50 min
    Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul. & Three Thousand Years of Longing (w/ special guest host Rachel Ho!)

    Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul. & Three Thousand Years of Longing (w/ special guest host Rachel Ho!)

    Greetings, programs, and welcome to this week's episode of the Awesome Friday podcast! This week we're taking a closer look at two new films: first, the satire of southern baptist megachurches from first-time director Adamma Ebo, Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul. Which stars the electric duo of Sterling K. Brown and Regina Hall. Following that, we have the latest from Mad Max creator George Miller, the modern fairy tale Three Thousand Years of Longing starring the inimitable Tilda Swinton and Idris Elba. This week Simon is away, so once again, I'm joined by award-winning Toronto-based critic and friend of the show Rachel Ho!Check out this episode's homepage for our ratings, JustWatch-powered streaming links to both films, and all of our other content. CONNECT WITH RACHEL Twitter: @_rachelkhWebsite: rachelkh.comPodcast: ContraZoomPod.comCONNECT WITH US:     Matthew on Twitter: @SmatthewAFSimon on Twitter: @TemporaryPenHome:   AwesomeFriday.caAwesome Friday on Twitter: @AwesomeFridayCa   Awesome Friday on Facebook: Awesome FridayAwesome Friday on Instagram: @AwesomeFridayCaAwesomeFriday on YouTube: Awesome FridayEmail Awesome Friday: Contact UsSUPPORT:            We want to say welcome and thanks for listening to all our listeners, new and old; we appreciate every one of you. If you like what you hear, please consider giving us a like, review, and subscribe on your podcasting platform of choice, and if you can spare a few bucks, you could support us via Patreon or Ko-Fi.SHOW LINKS:For a complete list of where you can listen to the who, click here! Awesome Friday on Apple PodcastsAwesome Friday on Amazon MusicAwesome Friday on DeezerAwesome Friday on GoodpodsAwesome Friday on Google PodcastsAwesome Friday on iHeartRadioAwesome Friday on OvercastAwesome Friday on SpotifyAwesome Friday on StitcherMeanwhile, relax and enjoy your flight.  

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Alienoid & She-Hulk: Attorney at Law

    Alienoid & She-Hulk: Attorney at Law

    Greetings programs! This week on the podcast, we’ve got two exciting titles for you. First up is the South Korean science fiction epic Alienoid, then the latest Marvel series, She-Hulk: Attorney at Law.There are streaming links powered by JustWatch as well as all of our other content on this episode's homepage.Join us!CONNECT WITH US:     Matthew on Twitter: @SmatthewAFSimon on Twitter: @TemporaryPenHome:   AwesomeFriday.caAwesome Friday on Twitter: @AwesomeFridayCa   Awesome Friday on Facebook: Awesome FridayAwesome Friday on Instagram: @AwesomeFridayCaAwesomeFriday on YouTube: Awesome FridayEmail Awesome Friday: Contact UsSUPPORT:  We want to say thanks for listening to all our listeners, new and old; we appreciate every one of you. If you like what you hear, please consider giving us a like, review, and subscribe on your podcasting platform of choice, and if you can spare a few bucks, you could support us via Patreon or Ko-Fi.          Patreon   Ko-FiSHOW LINKS:Awesome Friday on Apple PodcastsAwesome Friday on Amazon MusicAwesome Friday on DeezerAwesome Friday on GoodpodsAwesome Friday on Google PodcastsAwesome Friday on iHeartRadioAwesome Friday on OvercastAwesome Friday on SpotifyAwesome Friday on StitcherMeanwhile, relax and enjoy your flight.

    • 56 min
    Day Shift & Fall

    Day Shift & Fall

    Greetings, programs, and welcome to our latest episode! This week on the Awesome Friday Podcast, we're breaking down the latest Netflix release, Day Shift starring Jamie Foxx and Dave Franco, and the new young-women-trapped-in-a-place horror movie Fall. One of these movies we really liked. Listen to find out which!Be sure to visit this episode's homepage for JustWatch-powered streaming links to each title, our ratings, and all of our other content. Meanwhile, relax and enjoy your flight.LINKS:Matt's 'LA is a Sweaty Place' Letterboxd ListLight the Fuse Pod episode 200SUPPORT:           We want to say thanks for listening to all our listeners, new and old; we appreciate every one of you. If you like what you hear, please consider giving us a like, review, and subscribe on your podcasting platform of choice, and if you can spare a few bucks, you could support us via Patreon or Ko-Fi. Patreon   Ko-FiCONNECT WITH US:     Matthew on Twitter: @SmatthewAFSimon on Twitter: @TemporaryPenHome:   AwesomeFriday.caAwesome Friday on Twitter: @AwesomeFridayCa   Awesome Friday on Facebook: Awesome FridayAwesome Friday on Instagram: @AwesomeFridayCaAwesomeFriday on YouTube: Awesome FridayEmail Awesome Friday: Contact UsSHOW LINKS:Awesome Friday on Apple PodcastsAwesome Friday on Amazon MusicAwesome Friday on DeezerAwesome Friday on GoodpodsAwesome Friday on Google PodcastsAwesome Friday on iHeartRadioAwesome Friday on OvercastAwesome Friday on SpotifyAwesome Friday on Stitcher

    • 44 min

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