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Every week the Flixwatcher crew team up with other podcasters to talk about what to watch on Netflix! Flixwatcher is hosted by Helen Sadler and Kobi Omenaka. Every episode discusses and rates a film from Netflix as chosen by special guests from other podcasts using our unique Flixwatcher scoring system. We tackle classic films including Woody Allen's "Manhattan" and "Pulp Fiction" , Netflix Originals such as "Amanda Knox" and "Beasts of No Nation" through to bargain bin b-movies such as Shar ...
 
Mum and Mummer are two friends chatting about their experiences being single/co parents, navigating the world of dating, home security and kids that don’t shut up. Guests include some amazing parents sharing their stories… single parent life can seem scary and isolated so we are here to stomp all over those fears and show if us idiots can do it AND enjoy it then, good lord, anyone can.
 
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James King from Radio 2 and Ben Travis from Empire Magazine join Flixwatcher remotely to review James’s choice Twilight. Twilight (2008) is the first film in the Twilight Saga series based on the romantic fantasy novels of the same name starring Robert Pattison and Kristen Stewart, directed by Catherine Hardwick. Twilight focuses on the romantic re…
 
Esther Lisk-Carew and Jass Thethi from Well Spoken Tokens join Flixwatcher remotely to review Jass’s choice BlacKkKlansman. BlacKkKlansman is a 2018 Oscar-Winning (Best Adapted Screenplay) Spike Lee joint starring John David Washington and Adam Driver. BlacKkKlansman is based on the 2014 memoir by Ron Stallworth. Set in 1970s Colorado Springs it te…
 
Heyoooooooo! We hope you are all well and survived the start of school if that affects you...this week it's the last part of our chat with the highly entertaining Lou talking all about menopause, dick pics, vibrators and the recent protests in Portland. And many other things! We hope you love it... Lu's instagram: https://www.instagram.com/luinlula…
 
Matt Houlihan and Thea Gilien from The Podcast Review Show join Flixwatcher remotely to review Matt’s choice Being John Malkovich. Being John Malkovich is a 1999 surreal comedy-drama from the weird and wonderful mind of Charlie Kaufman and visionary director Spike Jonze - both making their debuts with this. John Cusack, Catherine Keener, Cameron Di…
 
Well hello there! How are you? We do hope you're holding up in the year that just seems to be getting shiitter! This week we are extremely excited to bring you the AMAZING Lou from @luinluland Instagram fame! This is a much needed hilarious and entertaining chat with Lou, telling us all about her past and how she arrived at being the badass, stylis…
 
George and Charlie from the Retro Ramble Podcast return to Flixwatcher remotely to review The Martian. The Martian is a 2015 science fiction comedy-drama starring Matt Damon and directed by Ridley Scott, based on the Andy Weir novel of the same name. Matt Damon is Mark Watney - astronaut and botanist - left for dead by his crew when they are forced…
 
Hello hello, we hope you're well and happy. Here is the second part of our heartwarming chat with Mel & Bella. This part focuses more on Bella's achievements and hopes for the future, she really is an amazing young woman! We do hope you enjoy it, and if you haven't listened to the first part yet then do so. Get in touch if there's anything you'd li…
 
Chris and Matt from the Movie Bunker Podcast return to Flixwatcher to review Chris’ choice Boyhood. Boyhood is Richard Linklater’s 2014 coming of age drama spanning 2001-2013 in real-time of the life of Mason as he grows up in Texas. Starring Ethan Hawke (Mason Snr), Ellar Coltrane (Mason), Lorelei Linklater (Samantha), and in an Oscar-winning role…
 
Hello hello....are you missing the sunshine as much as us? We were fortunate enough recently to talk to the amazing Mel & Bella about the loss of their daughter & big sister, Molly, nearly 10 years ago. They talk about the amazing fundraising they've done since she passed and Bella's journey, which has seen her gain awards and give talks to thousan…
 
Steve Cross and Greg Akerman (Chaotic Adequate) return to Flixwatcher to review Steve’s choice Road House. Road House is a 1989 action film starring Patrick Swayze as Dalton a ‘cooler’ (specialist bouncer) hired to protect a newly refurbished roadside bar from violence by using violence. Sam Elliot co-stars as Dalton’s mentor and Kelly Lynch as sex…
 
Well, well, welcome to our childhood Summer Holiday memories! We were joined by the reasonably amusing Scroobius Pip, host of the Distraction Pieces Podcast; the completely inappropriate Christopher Glasson and the very old Stuart Whiffen from the Hardcore Listing Podcast. We hope you laugh as much as we did throughout the next hour, and if you'd l…
 
Cressida Ward and Daniel Levine from Food Tryb Table podcast join Flixwatcher to review Cressida’s choice Reservoir Dogs. Reservoir Dogs is the debut feature-length film from Quentin Tarantino. Released in 1992 it stars Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Chris Penn, Steve Buscemi, Lawrence Tierney, Michael Madsen, Quentin Tarantino, and Edward Bunker as diam…
 
Heyoooooooo well haven't we got a treat for you this week! From the Flixwatcher Podcast it's the lovely Kobi! So if you had your cinema plans thwarted this weekend don't worry, Kobi is here to tell us all what movies to stream and where! He's a very bright button and also tells us all about his work and brand new lockdown baby. You can catch his po…
 
Dan LeFebvre (Based on a True Story) and Brian from New Zealand join Flixwatcher remotely to review Dan’s choice Inglourious Basterds. Inglourious Basterds (2009) is the seventh film from Quentin Tarantino and stars Brad Pitt, Christoph Waltz, Michael Fassbender, Eli Roth, Diane Kruger, Daniel Brühl and Mélanie Laurent. Set during World War 2 it te…
 
Welcommmmmmmmmme we hope you are well and peaceful and rested! This week we were joined by wellness guru Hannah Loveday who told us all about the amazing work she's doing to improve mental health within the work place. She even gave us a meditation at the end! It really was a gorgeous chat and we'll post links to her on our socials.... Take care of…
 
Amon Warmann (Empire Magazine) and Scott Davis (Hey You Guys) return to Flixwatcher to review Amon’s choice Inside Man. Inside Man is a 2006 heist thriller from Spike Lee starring Denzel Washington, Clive Owen, Jodie Foster, and Christopher Plummer. Inside Man begins with Dalton (Owen) sat in an unidentified cell explaining how he has committed the…
 
Charlie and George from the Retro Ramble Podcast join Flixwatcher remotely to review Charlie’s choice The Lincoln Lawyer. The Lincoln Lawyer is a 2011 drama/thriller film based on the 2005 novel of the same name by Michael Connelly and directed by Brad Furman. It stars Matthew McConaughey as The Lincoln Lawyer Mick Haller (so-called because his Lin…
 
Chris Hewitt (Empire Magazine) and James Dyer (Empire Magazine and Pilot TV Magazine) return to Flixwatcher (remotely) to review Chris’ choice The Fugitive. The Fugitive is a 1993 action-thriller starring Harrison Ford as Richard Kimble on the hunt for the one-armed man who may or may not have killed his wife and Tommy Lee Jones as U.S Marshal Samu…
 
Howdy campers! We are so excited to bring you this week's episode...Joanna Fortune is a child psychologist with the most delicious voice! Her insights are fantastic and we hope you find our conversation with her as inspiring and reassuring as we did. Her books are titled '15 Minute Parenting' and available in ages 0-7 & 8-12, with her teenage editi…
 
Mike Muncer (The Evolution of Horror) and Anna Bogutskaya (The Final Girls and The Next Supremes) return to Flixwatcher remotely to review Mike’s choice The Invitation. The Invitation is a 2015 horror film directed by Karyn Kusama starring Logan (discount Tom Hardy) Marshall-Green as Will and Tammy Blanchard as Eden playing ex-husband and wife. The…
 
Well hello there everybody! We hope you are well and have been enjoying the sunshine. This week we are joined by the extremely clever & lovely Dr. Suzi Gage! You may know her from the amazing 'Say Why to Drugs' Podcast, or indeed her recent book on the subject. She talks to us all about the fascinating work she does, her pregnancy during this pande…
 
Matt and Chris from the Movie Bunker Podcast join Flixwatcher to review Matt’s choice Jaws! If you’ve never heard of Jaws who are you even?!? Jaws is the 1975 blockbuster from Steven Spielberg starring Bruce the Shark. Essentially, Jaws is a monster in the house film set in the open sea and utterly terrifying. What else is there to say? A great whi…
 
Happy Father's Day! We hope you're all well and happy...we were fortunate enough to be joined by the hilarious Tiernan Douieb recently telling us all about his work and lockdown experience with his two year old diva daughter Aurora. We hope you enjoy it as much as we did! And wish him well with the potty training.... Here are our contact details, p…
 
Tom Crowley (Wooden Overcoats and Crowley Time) and Felix Trench (Wooden Overcoats and Quid Pro Euro) return to Flixwatcher to review Tom’s choice Christine. Christine is a 1983 supernatural horror film directed by John Carpenter based on the Stephen King novel of the same name. A study of toxic masculinity of 1970s men seen through their love of t…
 
Honey Ross (The Body Protest) and Becky Young (Anti Diet Riot Club) return to Flixwatcher to review Honey’s choice The Two Popes. The Two Popes is a 2019 biographical drama starring Anthony Hopkins as Pope Benedict XVI and Jonathan Pryce as Pope Francis. It follows the period after 2005 and the Vatican scandals - with Argentinean football. The Two …
 
Gareth (The Raid, Gangs of London) Evans and Sope (Gangs of London) Dirisu join Flixwatcher to review Gareth’s choice Enter the Dragon. Enter the Dragon is the 1973 Bruce Lee martial film directed by Robert Clouse. Famous for many things but mainly for being the last film Lee completed before his untimely death at the age of 32. Even if you’ve neve…
 
Hello everybody! We hope you've been enjoying the weather and are keeping safe. This week sees the second part of our chat with the wonderful Saski. Here she tells us all about her journey in becoming a parent and her work as an LGBTQ+ activist. We hope you enjoy it as much as we did! Please get in touch if there's anything you'd like to discuss or…
 
This is a special episode crossover with our Stripped Media pals SONG BY SONG Podcast! In case you don't know them Song by Song is documenting each song by Tom Waits in podcast form. How do we do a crossover episode with them? Find a Tom Waits film on Netlix. That Brings us to... Seven Psychopaths! Sam and Martin from Song By Song join us for this …
 
Daniel Levine and Cressida Ward from Food Tryb Table podcast join Flixwatcher to review Daniel’s choice Fyre. Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened is a 2019 documentary about Billy McFarland and the failed Fyre Festival that took place in 2017. It was directed by Chris Smith and co-produced by Jerry Media, the social media agency responsibl…
 
Hello there! Today is very exciting as we have our first celebrity on the podcast! Saski is a leading LGBQT+ activist and Pride host, among other things, and has so many amazing stories we’ve got 2 podcasts out of her! In this first episode she tells us all about who she is and what she does in the world...and next week is all about her journey in …
 
Faye and Rachael from Her Dark Materials join Flixwatcher remotely to review Faye’s choice Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is a 2010 film adaption of the graphic novel series Scott Pilgrim directed by Edgar Wright starring Michael Cera as Scott Pilgrim. In this film Scott must defeat the seven evil ex’s of his new girlfrien…
 
Anna Bogutskaya (The Final Girls and The Next Supremes) and Mike Muncer (The Evolution of Horror) join Flixwatcher remotely to review Anna’s choice Under the Shadow. Under the Shadow is a 2016 Persian-language psychological horror film written and directed by Iranian British Babak Anvari. Set in 1980s Tehran during the War of the Cities, mother and…
 
Hey you guys...we hope this episode finds you well and happy and not too sunburnt! This week our lovely Harry tells us all about her breast cancer journey and amazing new boobie. It's an uplifting story and highlights how truly amazing our NHS are. Please get in touch if you'd like to talk about anything we discuss, as always we'll post some links …
 
Rich Nelson (Betamax Video Club podcast) and Ben Dadds (Top Film Tip) return to Flixwatcher to review Rich’s choice Coming to America. Coming to America is a 1998 romantic comedy directed by John Landis and starring Eddie Murphy (in a number of roles - starting what would become a staple of his), Arsenio Hall, and James Earl Jones. The plot is surp…
 
Howdy! How are you? In case the title hasn’t given it away enough, this week we’re having a chat about all the exciting things we’ve been up to whilst stuck indoors and how many meditations we’ve found to avoid killing the kids! Also, Harry opens up about how hard it’s been for her not spending time with Amy and how’s she realised how amazing she i…
 
Felix Trench (Wooden Overcoats and Quid Pro Euro) and Tom Crowley (Wooden Overcoats and Crowley Time) join Flixwatcher to review The Twelve Tasks of Asterix. The Twelve Tasks of Asterix is a Belgian/French 1976 animation feature film based on the Asterix comic books. It is the only Asterix animated film (to date) that is based on original material …
 
This week we were extremely fortunate to be joined by the amazing Colette Allen. Colette had three healthy pregnancies but when she became pregnant with her fourth baby they were told they should abort as she was likely to miscarry, or the baby wouldn't live past two months as it had a condition called Arthrogryposis. That baby is starting senior s…
 
Matt Brothers (Spocklight Podcast) and Amelie Thomas (Fatal Attraction Podcast) return to Flixwatcher to review Matt’s choice Friday Night Lights. Friday Night Lights is a 2004 American football drama directed by Peter Berg based on Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream, a non-fiction book by H. G Bissinger based on the story of the 1988…
 
Hello there! Here is our very open, honest and explicit episode on internet dating, which is not for the faint hearted, easily offended, or Amy's mum. We discuss our experiences, some in great detail, and should bring a smile to your faces. If you want to chat about anything give us a shout via our socials where we'll have some links posted on topi…
 
Greg Akerman and Steve Cross (Chaotic Adequate podcast) join Flixwatcher to review Greg’s choice Happy Death Day. Happy Death Day is a 2017 comedic horror film from Blumhouse starring Jessica Rothe trapped and reliving the same day until she is brutally murdered directed by Christopher (Paranormal Activity) Landon. Essentially a horror version of G…
 
Scott Davis (Hey You Guys) Amon Warmann (Empire Magazine) join Flixwatcher to review Scott’s choice Groundhog Day. Groundhog Day is a 1993 romantic comedy starring Bill Murray and Andie MacDowell, co-written and directed by Harold Ramis. Murray plays Phil Connor, a TV weatherman sent to cover the annual Groundhog Day event who for reasons unknown e…
 
Hello again! How are you holding up? Crazy times indeed aren't they, we hope you're keeping reasonably sane. So this is our introductory episode where we explain who we are and why we're doing this podcast. So a bit about becoming a single parent and what the hell you do next...and as always we then go on to talk about a multitude of other stuff, s…
 
James King BBC Radio 2 (previously Radio 1) Rhianna Dhillon (BBC 6music, also previously Radio 1) return to Flixwatcher to review James’ choice John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum. John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (JW3) picks up exactly where Chapter 2 ends, Wick (Keanu Reeves) is now “excommunicado” after an unauthorized killing on the grounds of T…
 
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