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Film Junk Podcast 2021 Episode Guide

Sep 26, 2021


Episode 829 - Dec. 28, 2021

Reviews
The Matrix Resurrections -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      , Dax:      , Reed:      
Don't Look Up -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      , Dax:      , Reed:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Hawkeye
The Silent Sea
Mystery Alaska
West Side Story (2021)
The One
Titans
Bad Santa
Lapsis

Music
Intro: Propellerheads - Spybreak!
Outro: Brass Against - Wake Up



Bonus Episode - Dec. 6, 2021

Reviews
Licorice Pizza -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      



Episode 828 - Dec. 21, 2021

Reviews
Spider-Man: No Way Home -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      , Dax:      , Greg:       

Other Stuff We Watched
Uncut Gems
Red Rocket
Just Friends
The Matrix
The Matrix Reloaded
A Christmas Story
My Summer Story
Show and Tell: HeroQuest
Encounter

Music
Intro: Talking Heads - I Zimba
Outro: Michael Giacchino - Arachnoverture



Episode 827 - Dec. 14, 2021

Reviews
The Last Duel -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
House of Gucci
Spider-Man: No Way Home
Spider-Man: Homecoming
Eternals
Succession: Season 3
Curb Your Enthusiasm
'Twas the Fight Before Christmas
The Power of the Dog
Biggles: Adventures in Time
Mandibles

Music
Intro: Harry Gregson-Williams - Chapter 3
Outro: Eurythmics - Here Comes the Rain Again



Episode 826 - Dec. 6, 2021

Reviews
Benedetta -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Rescue
14 Peaks: Nothing is Impossible
The Alpinist
King Richard

Music
Intro: Holy Fuck - The Pulse
Outro: The Album Leaf - Computer Love



Episode 825 - Nov. 30, 2021

Reviews
Spencer -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Beatles: Get Back
8-Bit Christmas
Invasion of the Body Snatchers
Charlie's Angels (2019)
Toy Soldiers
Tiger King 2
Hawkeye

Music
Intro: Mike + the Mechanics - All I Need is a Miracle
Outro: Animotion - Obsession



Episode 824 - Nov. 23, 2021

Reviews
Ghostbusters: Afterlife -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      , Greg:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Eternals
Stripes
Red Notice
Tiger King 2

Music
Intro: Shirley Ellis - The Clapping Song
Outro: Funkadelic - Can You Get to That



Episode 823 - Nov. 18, 2021

Reviews
Titane -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
Finch -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
Rocky vs. Drago -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
Home Sweet Home Alone
Raw
Deadlier Than the Male

Music
Intro: Caterina Caselli - Nessuno Mi Può Guidicare
Outro: Survivor - Burning Heart



Episode 822 - Nov. 11, 2021

Reviews
The French Dispatch -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Night House
E.R.: "Time of Death"
True Romance
Annette
Our Ladies
Reservation Dogs

Music
Intro: Ennio Morricone - L'Ultima Volta / The Last Time
Outro: Jarvis Cocker - Aline



Episode 821 - Nov. 3, 2021

Reviews
Last Night in Soho -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Tremors
Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin
The Dark and the Wicked
Suspiria
Suspiria (2018)
Ticks
Deadly Friend
Urban Legend
Vamp
Peeping Tom

Music
Intro: Siouxsie and the Banshees - Happy House
Outro: Anya Taylor-Joy - Downtown (Uptempo)



Episode 820 - Oct. 27, 2021

Reviews
Dune -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Reed:      
Squid Game -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Reed:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Venom: Let There Be Carnage
Shadow in the Cloud
Dune (1984)
My Name
The Many Saints of Newark

Music
Intro: Hans Zimmer - Ripples in the Sand
Outro: David Matthews - Sandworms



Episode 819 - Oct. 20, 2021

Reviews
Halloween Kills -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Trailer Trash
The Batman

Other Stuff We Watched
Tin Cup
Licence to Kill
Paul Graves Williams Interrogation Video Werewolves Within

Music
Intro: Ghost - Hunter's Moon
Outro: Weird Al - Nature Trailer to Hell



Episode 818 - Oct. 13, 2021

Reviews
No Time to Die -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Skyfall
Spectre
Maniac
Casino Royale
Quantum of Solace
Halloween 1-5
Squid Game

Music
Intro: Hans Zimmer - Back to MI6
Outro: Billie Eilish - No Time to Die



Episode 817 - Oct. 5, 2021

Reviews
Free Guy -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
The Card Counter -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      


Other Stuff We Watched
Succession
Blades
Star Wars: Visions
Raised By Wolves
Maniac
Beasts Clawing at Straws
Summer of Soul
The River Runner
Chaos Walking
Mortal Engines
Foundation

Music
Intro: Mariah Carey - Fantasy
Outro: Robert Levon Been - Mercy Of Man (feat. S.G. Goodman)



Episode 816 - Sept. 21, 2021

Reviews
Malignant -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
The Shawshank Redemption -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
Dirty Work -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Eyes of Tammy Faye
Flee
The Rescue
You Are Not My Mother
Dashcam
Saloum
Blankman

Music
Intro: Panic Priest - Nighthunter
Outro: Safari Riot - Where is My Mind?


Episode 815 - Sept. 14, 2021

Reviews
Kate -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      , Dax:      , Colin:      

Headlines
R.I.P. Norm MacDonald
The Matrix Resurrections Trailer

Other Stuff We Watched
Untold: Crime & Penalties
Countdown: Inspiration4 Mission to Space
Whirlybird
School of Rock
The White Lotus
Reminiscence
Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror
Airport
9/11: One Day in America
Malignant
TitleTown High

Music
Intro: Aural Vampire - Shounan Zoku (Cannibal Coast)
Outro: School of Rock Cast (with The Mooney Suzuki) - School of Rock


Episode 814 - Sept. 7, 2021

Reviews
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Greg:      , Reed:      

Other Stuff We Watched
9/11: One Day in America
Cliff Walkers
Cruella
Vacation Friends
The Paper Tigers
Champagne and Bullets
The Rebel Princess
Shanghai Noon
Le Marginal
The Circle
Fires Were Started
Two Days One Night
Dune (1984)
The Panic in Needle Park
Barbara (2012)

Music
Intro: Joel P. West - Xu Shang-Chi
Outro: DJ Snake - Run It (ft. Rick Ross & Rich Brian)


Episode 813 - August 31, 2021

Reviews
Candyman -- Jay:      , Frank:      , Scott:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal & Greed
Look Who's Talking
Candyman (1992)
Siege
The Irishman
Girl School Screamers
Terminal Island
Coma

Music
Intro: Larry Owens - Interlude
Outro: Professor Rhythm - Uskamosothotsa


Episode 812 - August 24, 2021

Reviews
Demonic -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
The Saint -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Headlines
Spider-Man: No Way Home Trailer

Other Stuff We Watched
Untold: Malice at the Palace
Zola
The Chill Factor
Beyond the Infinite Two Minutes
The Strangers: Prey at Night
UFO

Music
Intro: Nine Inch Nails - Demon Seed
Outro: Duran Duran - Out of My Mind


Episode 811 - August 17, 2021

Reviews
Don't Breathe 2 -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Scott:      

Headlines
Criterion Goes 4K
Cineplex and Landmark Cinemas Announce Subscription Programs

Other Stuff We Watched
The Suicide Squad
Fear Street Trilogy
Profile
Freaky
The Lamp (aka The Outing)
Deadlock
American Movie
You Cannot Kill David Arquette
Night Moves (1975)
The White Lotus
Untold: Malice at the Palace

Music
Intro: Three Trapped Tigers - Kraken
Outro: Daughter - Get Lucky


Episode 810 - August 10, 2021

Reviews
The Suicide Squad -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      , Greg:      
Pig -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
F9
Val
Tombstone
Fear Street Part 3: 1666
Jungle Cruise
76 Days

Music
Intro: The Jim Carroll Band - People Who Died
Outro: John Murphy - The Squad Fight Back


Episode 809 - August 3, 2021

Reviews
Jungle Cruise -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Green Knight
Minnie and Moskowitz
The Wolf Man (1941)
Dragonslayer
House of Wax (2005)
Enemies of the State
Blood Red Sky

Music
Intro: Creedence Clearwater Revival - Run Through the Jungle
Outro: James Newton Howard feat. Metallica - Nothing Else Matters (Jungle Cruise Version Part 2)


Episode 808 - July 27, 2021

Reviews
Old -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Woodstock 99: Peace, Love and Rage
Death Proof
Synchronic
The Beach
Ted Lasso

Music
Intro: Beach Youth - Out of Control
Outro: Korn - Freak on a Leash


Episode 807 - July 21, 2021

Reviews
Spiral: From the Book of Saw -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
Loki -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Trailer Trash
Jackass Forever

Other Stuff We Watched
Space Jam: A New Legacy
Deep Blood
Monsters Inc.
Monsters University
Monsters at Work
Saw II
Escape Room
Inside Moves

Music
Intro: Natalie Holt – TVA
Outro: Ghost - Pro Memoria


Episode 806 - July 12, 2021

Reviews
Black Widow -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      , Greg:      , Dax:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Ice Road
The Tomorrow War
Raya and the Last Dragon
Loki
Censor
Fear Street: Part 2 - 1978
George of the Jungle
No Sudden Move
Metallica: Some Kind of Monster
Summer of Soul

Music
Intro: Lorne Balfe - From the Shadows
Outro: Malia J - Smells Like Teen Spirit


Episode 805 - July 5, 2021

Reviews
The Forever Purge -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
No Sudden Move -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Looking for His Murderer
Fear Street Part 1: 1994
ER
The Verdict

Music
Intro: David Holmes - No Sudden Move (Main Title Theme)
Outro: Snow Tha Product x The Newton Brothers - Esto No A Terminado (This Isn't Over)


Episode 804 - June 29, 2021

Reviews
F9: The Fast Saga -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Luca
Mythic Quest: Season 1

Music
Intro: Skepta & Pop Smoke - Lane Switcha (feat. A$AP Rocky, Juicy J & Project Pat)
Outro: Kanye West - Selah



Episode 803 - June 22, 2021

Reviews
A Quiet Place Part II -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
Phobe: The Xenophobic Experiments -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It
Ex Machina
What Happened Was...
Seance
Hacks
Deep Impact
The Unthinkable

Music
Intro: Thomas Barrandon - The Quiet Earth
Outro: Mobilyzer - Nobody's Perfect


Episode 802 - June 15, 2021

Reviews
Saint Maud -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Raiders of the Lost Ark
Loki
The Mole: Undercover in North Korea
Assassins
Miracle Landing
Streets of Fire
For Your Eyes Only
Winterbeast
Octopussy
A View to a Kill
Alien: Covenant

Music
Intro: Car Seat Headrest - Maud Gone
Outro: Dan Hartman - I Can Dream About You


Episode 801 - June 8, 2021

Reviews
Riders of Justice -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Headlines
Rob Zombie to Direct The Munsters

Other Stuff We Watched
The Hand That Rocks the Cradle
Mare of Easttown
The Mosquito Coast (2021)
Speed 4K
Shiva Baby
Career Opportunities
Bo Burnham's Inside
Purple Rain
Monster Hunter
Flightplan

Music
Intro: Die Toten Hosen - Little Drummer Boy
Outro: Bo Burnham - Welcome to the Internet


Episode 800 - June 6, 2021

Reviews
Army of the Dead -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Feature
Film Junk Bits

Other Stuff We Watched
Beethoven
Clifford
Let Him Go
Dave
The Woman in the Window
Drop Zone
Midnight Run
The Silent Partner
Mare of Easttown

Music
Intro: Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
Outro: The Cranberries - Zombie


Bonus Podcast: The Falcon and the Winter Soldier + WandaVision

Reviews
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier -- Sean:      , Frank:      
WandaVision -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Bonus Discussion
Returnal

Music
Intro: Henry Jackman - Louisiana Hero
Outro: Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez - WandaVision!


Episode 799 - May 18, 2021

Reviews
Best of the Best II -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Dax:      , Colin:      
3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Dax:      , Colin:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Heartbreak Kid (1972)
Invincible
Jupiter's Legacy
9 to 5
Oxygen
The Odd Couple (1968)
Field of Dreams
Kate & Leopold
Those Who Wish Me Dead
Sing Street
Star Wars: The Bad Batch
The Nest

Music
Intro: Mark Free - (To Be) The Best of the Best
Outro: Jim Varney - I'm Glad It's Raining


Episode 798 - May 11, 2021

Reviews
The Empty Man -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Reed:      
Jiu Jitsu -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Reed:      
Free Enterprise -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Reed:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Wira
Double Indemnity
One False Move
The Call (2020)
Son in Law
Made for Love
Mythic Quest
Flashdance

Music
Intro: Power Glove - Wolf
Outro: The Artist Formerly Known as Shatner and The Rated R - No Tears for Caesar


Episode 797 - May 4, 2021

Reviews
Stowaway -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Mitchells vs. The Machines
Titanic
Alita: Battle Angel
The Sparks Brothers
Copycat
Rock 'n' Roll High School
Wira
The Bone Collector
Sasquatch
Chain Reaction

Music
Intro: The Mae Shi - Lamb and the Lion
Outro: Sparks - The Greatest Show on Earth


Episode 796 - Apr. 27, 2021

Reviews
Mortal Kombat -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Abyss
Aliens of the Deep
Pacific Heights
Blue Steel
The Father
Kuffs
Love and Monsters
Event Horizon
E.R.
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
This is a Robbery

Music
Intro: Benjamin Wallfisch - Techno Syndrome 2021
Outro: The The - This is the Day


Episode 795 - Apr. 20, 2021

Reviews
Nobody -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Communion (1989)
I'll Be Gone in the Dark
Spaceballs
One Night in Miami
The Father
Animal Crackers
Collective
My Octopus Teacher
Crip Camp
The Rider
Two Distant Strangers

Music
Intro: Edwin Starr - Funky Music Sho Nuff Turns Me On
Outro: Pat Benetar - Heartbreaker


Episode 794 - Apr. 13, 2021

Reviews
Nomadland -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
Three Fugitives -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
California Split
Q: Into the Storm
Thirteen Ghosts (2001)
Run
Thunder Force
The Empty Man

Music
Intro: David McHugh - Don't Go
Outro: Ludovico Einaudi - Oltremare


Episode 793 - Apr. 6, 2021

Reviews
Godzilla vs. Kong -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Last Temptation of Christ
Q: Into the Storm
The Great Typing Controversy on Letterman
Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla

Music
Intro: Chris Classic - Here We Go
Outro: The Hollies - The Air That I Breathe


Episode 792 - Mar. 30, 2021

Reviews
Bad Trip -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
Pandorum -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Trailer Trash
The Suicide Squad

Other Stuff We Watched
For Heaven's Sake
Wrong Turn (2021)
The Last Blockbuster
Odd Tinkering
Invincible (2021)

Music
Intro: DMX - Party Up (Up in Here)
Outro: Ludwig Göransson & Joseph Shirley feat. Eric Andre - I Saw a Girl Today


Episode 791 - Mar. 23, 2021

Reviews
Zack Snyder's Justice League -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      , Greg:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
You Cannot Kill David Arquette
Last Chance U: Basketball
The United States vs. Billie Holiday
Elephant (1989)
Operation Varsity Blues
The Last Blockbuster
How To with John Wilson
Allen v. Farrow
CBGB

Music
Intro: Tom Holkenborg - Superman Rising, Pt. 2 / Immovable
Outro: Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds - Distant Sky


Episode 790 - Mar. 16, 2021

Reviews
Dirty Dancing -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Alicia:      , Laura:      
When Harry Met Sally -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Alicia:      , Laura:      

Headlines
2021 Oscar Nominations

Other Stuff We Watched
Kid 90
Moxie
Road House
Ghost
Judas and the Black Messiah
A New Leaf
The Before Trilogy
9 to 5
How To with John Wilson
I May Destroy You
Arrested Development

Music
Intro: Eric Carmen - Hungry Eyes
Outro: Fred Astaire with Johnny Green & His Orchestra - Let's Call the Whole Thing Off


Episode 789 - Mar. 9, 2021

Reviews
Coming 2 America -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Dax:      , Colin:      
Raya and the Last Dragon -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Dax:      , Colin:      
Jumper -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Dax:      

Hot Topic
Top 3 Donuts

Other Stuff We Watched
Unhinged
The Wrong Missy
Field of Dreams
The Nutty Professor
Bowfinger
WandaVision
Signs
Stakeout
Boss Level
The Man Who Knew Too Little

Music
Intro: The System - Coming to America
Outro: Neil Diamond - America


Episode 788 - Mar. 2, 2021

Reviews
Minari -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      
Pump Up the Volume -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Hot Topic
Stuff We're Into Lately

Other Stuff We Watched
Tom and Jerry
Looney Tunes: Back in Action
Sister Act
Three Men and a Baby
An Unmarried Woman
The Investigation
Allen v. Farrow

Music
Intro: Sonic Youth - Titanium Expose
Outro: Leonard Cohen - Everybody Knows


Episode 787 - Feb. 23, 2021

Reviews
Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Attack of the Murder Hornets
Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel
Red Dot
Total Recall (1990)
Trespass (1992)
World on a Wire
Archive
Un Flic
Finding Ohana

Music
Intro: Pitbull - Shake Senora ft. T-Pain and Sean Paul
Outro: Barbra Streisand & Barry Gibb - Guilty


Episode 786 - Feb. 9, 2021

Reviews
A Glitch in the Matrix -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      , Reed:      
Greenland -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      , Reed:      

Other Stuff We Watched
Black Sails
Dark Intruder
In & Of Itself
Space Sweepers
Bliss
Last Breath
Dave Not Coming Back
Friday
The Matrix Trilogy
The Thirteenth Floor
Virtuosity
Framing Britney Spears
Tiger
They Live 4K
Painting with John
30 Coins

Music
Intro: Glitchbay - Simulation
Outro: Jenny Lewis - Rabbit Hole


Episode 785 - Feb. 2, 2021

Reviews
The Wolf of Snow Hollow -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Scott:      
The Little Things -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Scott:      
Vampire in Brooklyn -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Scott:      

Other Stuff We Watched
The Orville
Thunder Road
Spontaneous
Be Water
Sudden Death
Alone
Judy
In & Of Itself
Feels Good Man

Music
Intro: Stevie Wonder - Superstition
Outro: Valen - Little Red Riding Hood


Episode 784 - Jan. 27, 2021

Reviews
News of the World -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Zak:      
Psycho Goreman -- Sean:      , Frank:      , Zak:      

Trailer Trash
Godzilla vs. Kong

Other Stuff We Watched
Greed
Pretend It's a City
Apollo 11: Quarantine
The Matrix Trilogy
Tiger
Replicas
Feels Good Man
WandaVision
Interstellar

Music
Intro: Blitz//Berlin - Two Hands, One Heart
Outro: James Newton Howard - End Titles


Episode 783 - Jan. 19, 2021

Reviews
Cobra Kai: Season 3 -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      , Dax:      

Other Stuff We Watched
WandaVision
Instant Family
Barefoot in the Park
The Kid Detective
Locked Down
Trainwreck
Buried Alive
The Old Guard
Guest House
One Cut of the Dead
Never Rarely Sometimes Always

Music
Intro: The Moody Blues - Rock 'n' Roll Over You
Outro: Kari Kimmel - Cruel Summer


Episode 782 - Jan. 12, 2021

Reviews
Promising Young Woman -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Features
Top 10 Films of 2020
2020 Junkies

Music
Intro: Anthony Willis - Toxic (Score)
Outro: Juice Newton - Angel of the Morning


Episode 781 - Jan. 6, 2021

Reviews
Another Round -- Sean:      , Jay:      , Frank:      

Hot Topic
Should All Rewatches Be Logged on Letterboxd?

Other Stuff We Watched
Wolfwalkers
Long Way Up
Soul
Boys State
Extra Ordinary
Primal Fear
Ted Lasso
Time to Hunt
Baby God
Cobra Kai
Saint Frances
We Can Be Heroes
Possessor
Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father
Scary Tales (1993)

Music
Intro: The Meters - Cissy Strut
Outro: Aurora - Running with the Wolves (Wolfwalkers Version)