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Film Jive is a discussion podcast co-hosted by Zach Betonte, Simone Barros and Andrew Swope.
||ExplicitEpisode #98 - "Let's Scare Jessica To Death"||In this episode, co-hosts Simone Barros and Zach Betonte are joined by the host of the "Supporting Characters" podcast, Bill Ackerman to discuss John D. Hancock's 1971 psychological horror film, "Let's Scare Jessica To Death". They consider the film's||11/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFJ Special - "Soundtrack Of Terror Vol. II"||This Hallow’s eve, the Film Jive tomb is re-opened with another creaking cacophony of murderous disharmony and echoes of the fantastique with the “Soundtrack of Terror Vol. II”. Film Jive contributors Simone Barros, Zach Betonte and Andrew Swope||10/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode #97 - "Synecdoche, New York"||In this episode, co-hosts Simone Barros and Zach Betonte are rejoined by "Director's Club" co-host, Jim Laczkowski to discuss Charlie Kaufman's 2008 magic realist film, "Synecdoche, New York". They discuss Kaufman's use of space and architecture, the e||8/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode #96 - "La Belle et la Bête"||In this episode, co-hosts Simone Barros, Zach Betonte and Andrew Swope discuss Jean Cocteau's 1946 French fairy tale adaptation, "La Belle et la Bête" starring Josette Day and Jean Marais. Their conversation largely focuses on how Cocteau's avant-gard||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode #95 - "Accident"||In this episode, co-hosts Simone Barros, Zach Betonte and Andrew Swope discuss another collaboration between English playwright Harold Pinter and American expat Joseph Losey's 1967 drama, "Accident". They discuss how subjective memory functions within||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode #94 - "Eugenie De Sade"||In this episode, co-hosts Zach Betonte and Andy Swope are joined by returning guest, Simone Barros to discuss Jess Franco's 1973 erotic thriller, "Eugenie De Sade". They explore Franco's nostalgic re-appropriation of popular culture, the film's meta-el||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode #93 - "Way Down East"||In this episode, co-hosts Zach Betonte and Gary Sargenson discuss D.W. Griffith's iconic silent melodrama starring Lillian Gish, "Way Down East". The two debate the merits of Griffith's cinematic legacy, class relations within melodrama, and whether th||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode #92 - "The Little Prince"||In this episode, co-hosts Zach Betonte and Andy Swope are joined by returning guest, Simone Barros to discuss the Lerner & Loewe musical adaptation, "The Little Prince". They look at the film's relationship to its source novella, address its existent||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode #91 - "The Tall Man"||In this episode, co-hosts Zach Betonte and Gary Sargenson discuss Pascal Laugier's sociological thriller, "The Tall Man". They discuss the film's anachronistic use of filmic space, subversion of horror tropes, and unsuccessful social commentary. As alw||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode #90 - "Buffalo '66"||In this episode, co-hosts Zach Betonte and Gary Sargenson look at one of the definitive independent films of the 90's, Vincent Gallo's comedy drama, "Buffalo '66". They discuss the film's extreme portrayal of a man-child, Gallo's command of cinematic f||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode #89 - "Murder Rock"||In this episode, co-hosts Zach Betonte and Andy Swope swing and sway through Lucio Fulci's 1984 spandex slasher film, "Murder Rock". The pair discuss the film's irrational plotting, unconventional portrayal of 1980's American culture, and how Fulci's f||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode #88 - "Two English Girls"||In this episode, co-hosts Zach Betonte and Gary Sargenson gather to discuss François Truffaut's period drama, "Two English Girls". The two turn to the film's portrayal of unrequited love, it's relationship to "Jules & Jim", and how Truffaut proves to||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFJ Special - "Chris Vander Kaay Interview"||In this episode, co-host Zach Betonte is joined by Chris Vander Kaay, screenwriter and co-author of the new horror film interview book, "The Anatomy Of Fear: Conversations With Cult Horror & Science-Fiction Filmmakers". In this brief conversation, Ch||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFJ Special - "Soundtrack Of Terror"||To celebrate Halloween, co-hosts Zach Betonte and Andy Swope welcome twenty film podcast co-hosts, bloggers, and authors of horror literature to share their favorite horror movie music. The guests include; Amy Andrews, Ashley Avard, Regina Barry, David||7/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
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Oh golly gee! I love you Film Jive guys! I can't wait to listen to your 20th episode! Keep on Jiving!
Well informed movie buffs...
Zach and Nick do a great job of reviewing movies while throwing in their educated opinions. They do a great job of not always agreeing, but still being able to get their point across. Not sure about a movie? Listen to these gays on your way to the theatre.
Film Jive is simlply stupendous! Not only is it tremendously entertaining; the film jive guys supply a superb opinion on all things film while demonstrating obviously knowledge. I wouldn't watch a movie without first hearing what these guys have to say!!! :)