Eli Glasner on Film from CBC Radio
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CBC Radio Film Reviewer Eli Glasner shares his big screen thoughts on the latest and greatest movies appearing at theatre near you. Some cinema smarts (and snark) to go with your popcorn.
||Clean2016/02/05 - Hail Caesar - Pride and Prejudice and Zombies||A little something for everyone this weekend. Enjoy comedy? How about the new Coen Brothers' lark "Hail, Caesar!" Can't decide between romance or horror? Try Pride and Prejudice and Zombies. With more here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner.||2/4/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||Clean2016/01/29 - The Finest Hours - The Lady in the Van||It's a duo of true life tales at the movies this week. First there's The Finest Hour about a Coast Guard rescue mission with impossible odds. Then a preview of The Lady in the Van with Maggie Smith. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner.||1/28/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||Clean2016/01/22 - The 5th Wave - 45 Years - Boy and the World||This week, some teen sci-fi, an artful movie about a troubled marriage and an Oscar-nominated cartoon. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner on The 5th Wave, 45 Years and Brazil's Boy & the World.||1/21/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||Clean2016/01/15 - 13 Hours - Ride Along 2 - Mustang||A grab bag of films this weekend as Hollywood recovers from the Oscar nominations. For action, there's 13 Hours, for comedy there's Ride Along 2 and for international film fans the Turkish film Mustang. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner.||1/14/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||2016/01/08 - The Revenant||With the Golden Globes taking place this weekend and the Oscar nominations next week, Awards Season has arrived in earnest. But one of the frontrunners took its time coming to Canada. Here is CBC's Eli Glasner with his review of The Revenant.||1/7/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/12/18 - Star Wars The Force Awakens and the Best of 2015||CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner presents an epic-sized podcast to end 2015. This week he reflects on Star Wars: The Force Awakens and runs down his favourite films of the year.||12/17/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/12/11 - The Danish Girl - Carol - In the Heart of the Sea||There's a couple of competing awards contenders and an epic adventure for films fans this week. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner looking at The Danish Girl, Carol and In the Heart of the Sea.||12/10/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/12/04 - Legend - Life||Two new movies this week both based on true events. Legend features Tom Hardy as both of the Kray twins, while Life is portrait of a young James Dean and the man who made an icon. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner.||12/3/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/11/27 - Creed - Victor Frankenstein - The Good Dinosaur - Trumbo||A jam-packed episode as CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner takes a look at Creed, Victor Frankenstein, The Good Dinosaur and Trumbo.||11/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Clean2015/11/20 - Hunger Games - Brooklyn - The Night Before||There's a wide variety of movie to choose from this weekend including the final instalment of the Hunger Games series, the romance Brooklyn and the naughty holiday comedy The Night Before. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner||11/19/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/11/06 - Spectre - Peanuts||Two of the most beloved characters in all of pop culture are starring in new movies this weekend. It's Charlie Brown versus James Bond at the box office. So grab your blanket and Martini shaker. CBC's Eli Glasner reviews Spectre and Peanuts.||11/5/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/10/30 - Our Brand is Crisis - Truth - Victoria||This week it's two movies inspired by true events and a German film with a has-to-be-seen-to-be-believed concept. CBC's Eli Glasner reviews Our Brand is Crisis, Truth and Victoria.||10/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/10/23 - Remember - Rock the Kasbah - Room||For film Friday CBC's movie guy looks at Remember featuring Christopher Plummer, Bill Murray in Rock the Kasbah and the much-buzzed about Irish-Canadian co-production Room.||10/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/10/16 - Steve Jobs - Bridge of Spies - Beeba Boys - and more||Another busy week at the movies as CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner looks at Steve Jobs, Bridge of Spies, Beeba Boys, Crimson Peak and Beasts of No Nation.||10/15/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Clean2015/10/10 - Hyena Road - Pan||This week there's no lack of variety as CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner looks at Hyena Road, a military drama from Paul Gross and Pan, a new spin on Neverland and the legend of Peter Pan.||10/9/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/10/02 - The Martian - Sicario - The Walk||It's a mega-sized edition for the new batch of thrilling films appearing at the multiplex. CBC's Eli Glasner reviews The Martian, Sicario and The Walk.||10/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/09/25 - The Intern - Mississippi Grind||CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner is back to look at two actors who could use a hit. Robert De Niro in The Intern and Ryan Reynolds in Mississippi Grind. Plus a few short short words on the films Pawn Sacrifice and Grandma.||9/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/09/11 - What's terrific at TIFF||Eli Glasner steps off the red carpet to share some highlights as the Toronto International Film Festival begins. Quick takes on Mustang, Room, Demolition and Sleeping Giant.||9/10/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Clean2015/08/28 - The End of the Tour - Turbo Kid||This week CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner looks at The End of the Tour with Jason Segel as David Foster Wallace, plus Turbo Kid, a nostalgia-minded splatter film set in the future.||8/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/08/21 - American Ultra - Bang Bang Baby||This week it's a mix of wild and weird. First there's American Ultra where a sleeper agent is a stoner, then the award-winning mutant musical Bang Bang Baby. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner.||8/20/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
In Eli I Trust
This is the podcast I anticipate most each week. The format of the reviews is unique, while being both informative and entertaining. I never see a film before listening to Eli's take.
Eli has an eye and voice for criticism. The podcasts are smart and insightful. A must for all serious filmgoers.
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I've been trying to subscribe to this podcast for weeks now. It used to work but not any more. Eli's podcast is great. Just wish I could listen to it again.