Trash, Art, And The Movies
The podcast that pits arthouse cinema against brainless entertainment—and then declares a victor.

Paul and Erin review two films about ant colonies: Saul Bass' trippy 1974 insects-in-revolt sci-fi thriller PHASE IV, and the 1998 computer-animated feature ANTZ. Plus: our quick takes on SNOWDEN, THE BIRTH OF A NATION, SHIN GODZILLA, TRAIN TO BUSAN, NUTS!, and LONDON ROAD.

Direct download: TAATM_202__Phase_IV_vs._Antz.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:36pm EDT

Erin and Paul review two films featuring cartoon rabbits: the animated 1978 adaptation of Richard Adams' novel WATERSHIP DOWN; and the 1996 Looney Tunes/NBA crossover event SPACE JAM. Plus: our quick takes on the highlights of the Edmonton International Film Festival.

Direct download: TAATM_201__Watership_Down_vs._Space_Jam.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:33pm EDT

On this special 200th anniversary episode of TAATM, Paul and Erin are joined by their partners Tiiu and Matt to discuss two desert epics about white saviours: David Lean's 1962 classic LAWRENCE OF ARABIA, and David Lynch's 1984 sci-fi flop DUNE.

Erin and Paul review two films starring Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie: the 2005 action comedy MR. AND MRS. SMITH, and the 2015 marriage-in-crisis drama BY THE SEA. Plus our quick takes on THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS, MORGAN, DON'T BREATHE, and LOUDER THAN BOMBS.

Direct download: TAATM_199__Mr._And_Mrs._Smith_vs._By_The_Sea.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:52pm EDT

Erin and Paul sip mai-tais as they review two classic Hollywood films set in the Aloha State: the 1953 Oscar-winning barracks drama FROM HERE TO ETERNITY, and the 1961 Elvis Presley romp BLUE HAWAII. Plus: our quick takes on HELL OR HIGH WATER, ZOOM, DE PALMA, THE NIGHT OF, and WIENER-DOG.

Direct download: TAATM_198__From_Here_To_Eternity_vs._Blue_Hawaii.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:29pm EDT

Erin and Paul review two films about people trapped inside sinister real-world games: the new social-media teen thriller NERVE, and David Fincher's offbeat 1997 suspense film THE GAME. Plus: our quick takes on MISSISSIPPI GRIND, KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS, SING STREET, and KRISHA.

Direct download: TAATM_197__Nerve_vs._The_Game.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:32am EDT

Erin and Paul review two films from 1990 about women who reunite with the spirit of their dead lovers: GHOST, starring Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze; and TRULY, MADLY, DEEPLY, starring Juliet Stevenson and Alan Rickman. Plus: our quick takes on SUICIDE SQUAD, PETE'S DRAGON, INDIGNATION, DE PALMA, CAFE SOCIETY and SAUSAGE PARTY.

Direct download: TAATM_196__Ghost_vs._Truly_Madly_Deeply.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:05am EDT

Paul and Erin review two films about intrepid female paranormal investigators: Paul Feig's new GHOSTBUSTERS reboot, and Robert Wise's elegant 1963 chiller THE HAUNTING. Plus: our quick takes on WEINER, TALE OF TALES, EEGA, and THE MERMAID.

Direct download: TAATM_195__Ghostbusters_vs._The_Haunting.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:57pm EDT

TAATM merges minds with the BOLLYWOOD IS FOR LOVERS podcast and pits the sumptuous 2002 Bollywood melodrama DEVDAS against Anurag Kashyap's gritty 2009 update DEV.D.

Direct download: BONUSODE__Trash_Art_and_the_Movies_vs._Bollywood_Is_For_Lovers.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:47pm EDT

Paul and Erin review two films about fashion models: Nicholas Winding Refn's high-style provocation THE NEON DEMON, and Ben Stiller's highly quotable 2001 spoof ZOOLANDER. Plus: our quick takes on INDEPENDENCE DAY: RESURGENCE, THE PURGE: ELECTION YEAR, THE FALLING, and EQUALS.

Direct download: TAATM_194__The_Neon_Demon_vs._Zoolander.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:17pm EDT