Toben: Classical "nerd", reared on all the films deemed "classic" by the net-savvy collective millennial unconscious.
Maya: Artist (read: Stoner), left to fend on their own, drawn instead to body horror and Japanese animation.
One picks a movie that the other one hasn't seen, and makes them watch it. They switch back and forth each episode. Repeat until the death of film.
Cinema Covenant Special: Our Favorite Movies of 2018
Maya and Toben take a look back at their favorite movies of 2018, then check in with some friends and listeners to hear about what 2018 movie made the biggest impact on them. Hosts: Maya Toben Music: Tatsuhiko Asano – Midnight Movies Other Stuff: E-mail RSS iTunes More Episodes
Cinema Covenant Episode 138: To Be or Not to Be (1942)
How dare you call me a ham!
Cinema Covenant Episode 137: American History X (1998)
United by hate, divided by truth.
Cinema Covenant Episode 136: Strange Brew (1983)
The McKenzie brothers beer up under misfortune.
Bonus Episode: Spoiler Alert Reunion – Avengers: Infinity War
In 2008, three friends in college got together to do a geeky talk show on the radio station at the University of Alaska Anchorage. 10 years later, they got on the internet to do a podcast and talk about Avengers: Infinity War. Talk to you again in 2028! Hosts: Alec Mike Toben
Cinema Covenant Episode 135: Half Baked (1998)
They'll do anything to save their best bud.
One of funniest podcasts out there!
Maya and Toben always deliver the goods and do both informative and amusing recaps on a wide range of movies. It’s a fun hangout every time and I’m always excited to listen to the next one. They don’t update that regularly anymore but they have enough episodes uploaded at this point that there’s plenty to return to. If you’re looking for a funny and casual discussion about movies and media in general, definitely check out this podcast.
Fun & Funny!
These guys have a fun & amusing show, covering a lot of good films. More anime!!!
Needs More Dolph Lundgren.
You guys have me watching some movies I forgot existed. Really enjoying what I've heard so far.