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Hammer & Camera's Taylor and Phil are your communist guides through the wild world of contemporary cinema. We look for the beautiful and powerful, but also the weird and contradictory, in movies released today.

Hammer & Camera Hammer & Camera

    • TV & Film
    • 4.6 • 23 Ratings

Hammer & Camera's Taylor and Phil are your communist guides through the wild world of contemporary cinema. We look for the beautiful and powerful, but also the weird and contradictory, in movies released today.

    Episode 37: Everybody's Listening to Our Podcast

    Episode 37: Everybody's Listening to Our Podcast

    In the thirty-seventh episode of the Hammer & Camera podcast, we provide crucial coverage of the most important race of our lifetimes... the race to get that coveted 5-star rating from America's arbiters of film taste: Hammer & Camera! On this episode, we review Spike Lee's David Byrne's American Utopia, Sofia Coppola's On the Rocks, and Pietro Marcello's Martin Eden. Along the way, we talk about the Worst Chris in Hollywood, and return to one of our favorite topics: the villainy of Bob Iger.
    Become a Patron and join us for our Movie Night episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/hammercamera

    • 1 hr 53 min
    Episode 36: Let's Hear It For the Boys

    Episode 36: Let's Hear It For the Boys

    In the thirty-sixth episode of the Hammer & Camera podcast, we review the Dark Knight himself-- Christopher Nolan-- 's Tenet, the return of Bill and Ted, and Charlie Kaufman at his most Kaufman-esque in I'm Thinking of Ending Things. Along the way we ask the important questions, like "did David Lynch's powerful consciousness cause the imminent death of President Donald Trump?"
    Become a Patron and join us for our Movie Night episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/hammercamera

    • 1 hr 41 min
    Episode 35: Something in the Air

    Episode 35: Something in the Air

    In the 35th episode of the Hammer & Camera podcast, we review Amy Seimetz' She Dies Tomorrow, Michael Almereyda's Tesla, and Alejandro Jodorowsky's Psychomagic, a Healing Art. Along the way we talk about how we're dealing with the situation of a scenario that we're all going through in this moment in regards to the coronavirus COVID pandemic event.

    • 1 hr 39 min
    Episode 34: Once and Future Cow

    Episode 34: Once and Future Cow

    The freaking coronavirus and police riots be damned, we bring you the thirty-fourth episode of the Hammer & Camera podcast. We review our films of July: Hirokazu Kore-eda's The Truth, the Ross Brothers' Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets, and Kelly Reichardt's First Cow. Along the way, we talk about watching Y Tú Mamá También as horny teens, and Shane Carruth's vicious heel turn.
    Become a Patron and join us for our Movie Night episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/hammercamera

    • 1 hr 53 min
    Episode 33: It's the End of the World As We Know It, But We Feel Fine [with Josh LaBure]

    Episode 33: It's the End of the World As We Know It, But We Feel Fine [with Josh LaBure]

    In the 33rd episode of the Hammer & Camera podcast, producer Josh joins us inside the booth to discuss the documentary Capital in the 21st Century, based on the book by French economist Thomas Piketty. We get the bottom of how and why this film seems so at odds with itself, and what happens when you pursue "neutrality" when documenting the end of the world.
    Josh is a filmmaker and podcaster in his own right in addition to an excellent producer. Watch his latest film here (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ol80I51GsqY) and check out his podcast here (https://podcasts.apple.com/ie/podcast/a-documentary-podcast/id1451728273).
    Become a Patron and join us for our Movie Night episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/hammercamera

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Episode 32: Shirley You Must Be Joking

    Episode 32: Shirley You Must Be Joking

    The Thirty-Second episode of the Hammer & Camera podcast is here. We're talking Spike Lee's Vietnam saga Da 5 Bloods, Josephine Decker's biopic-cum-psychodrama Shirley, and Abel Ferrara's intimate portrait of Tommaso. Along the way we discuss David Lynch's pants-repairing technique, Hannibal, and our plan to ride Ferraraposting to the top.
    Become a Patron and join us for our Movie Night episodes here: https://www.patreon.com/hammercamera

    • 1 hr 37 min

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23 Ratings

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