Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 61

With a diverse range of films to talk about, the team waste no time (maybe just a little) and get down to it. It seems to be ladies night with two films and a web series all written, directed and starring women, including Hot Mess, Booksmart and Single Ladies, respectively. Olivia Wilde’s directorial debut Booksmart, a coming of age comedy starring Kaitlyn Dever and Beanie Feldstein, gets the tick approval from the team. They also review Stuber; a film about a man named Stu who drives an Uber, starring Kumail Nanjiani and Dave Bautista, and a film called the Great Buster about one of the greatest screen comedians of all time, Buster Keaton.

Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 60

Lewis and Cecilia take a guess at what the film Stuffed is about while Cecilia discovers that a chupacabra isn’t a real animal, oh, and yes they also review some films. Lewis shares his thoughts on Spider-Man: Far From Home and Cecilia reviews acclaimed director Bong Joon-ho’s new thriller Parasite, using a scientific term to try and explain the film without giving too much away. To wrap things up the team also discuss a few films they would like to see remade. 

Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 58

With a variety of films showing, Lewis and Cecilia tackle some of the more indie flicks currently on offer. Lewis reviews Never Look Away, a historical drama loosely based on one of the 20th century’s most admired artists, Gerard Richter and Under the Silver Lake, a neo-noir mystery from the director of IT Follows. Both Cecilia and Lewis also dish their thoughts on the new Child’s Play, a contemporary reimagining of the original.

Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 55

Australian comedian, film director, screenwriter and author Tim Ferguson joins Rachele, Lewis and Cecilia to discuss his latest solo comedy show: A Fast Life on Wheels. The show partly details his experience with Multiple Sclerosis among other things. The team also review Rocketman, the highly anticipated Sir John Elton autobiography starring Taron Egerton, Godzilla II and German film 100 Things.

Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 52

They are hustling! This week, Cecilia reviews new Rebel Wilson flick, The Hustle which leads Rachele and Cecilia on a discussion about self-deprecating humour and where to draw the line. Rachele reviews Netflix film Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile, based on the book written by American killer Ted Bundy’s longtime girlfriend who refused to believe the truth about him for years. They also deliver the latest news including the new Spiderman: Far From Home trailer, news that filming has begun for Roald Dahl's beloved classic The Witches and so much more - but you’ll just have to listen to the show to find out more.

Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 51

It’s what you’ve all been waiting for! Rachele gives a spoiler-free review of Avengers End Game in addition to some tips on the best times to take a toilet break during the 3-hour film. Cecilia reviews Seth Rogen’s new comedy Long Shot before both her and Rachele discuss Acute Misfortune, based on the adaptation of Erik Jensen’s acclaimed biography on infamous prize-winning artist Adam Cullen. They also get an art lesson on the difference between Edgar Degas and Paul Gauguin.


Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 50

With Lewis away on a Disney cruise in America, Rachele, Ada and Cecilia get right to all the film news with a brief chat on Avengers Endgame and not spoiling the ending for those who haven’t seen it. Ada reviews Australian flick Top End Wedding, praising the beautiful camera shots of Australia’s North. Rachele reviews low budget film Thunder Road, hailing it for its genuine and authentic dialogue. With the Spanish Film Festival still happening, Cecilia discusses Crime Wave, starring Spanish film legend Maribel Verdu.

Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 49

Rachele reviews The Dirt, a biographical drama detailing the rise of Mötley Crüe from the streets of Hollywood to the heights of international fame in the 1980s. Cecilia reviews The Chaperone, which centres on a Kansas woman who chaperones a 15-year-old Louise Brooks to New York for the summer. They also discuss the Spanish Film Festival and Damon Gameau’s new documentary 2040, exploring what the future could look like by the year 2040 if we embraced the best solutions already available to us to improve our planet.

Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 48

The roles are reversed on this week's show, with Lewis showcasing his Scottish and German accents. On a more serious note, the team review Scottish horror flick, The Hole, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, a stop animation film called Missing Link and post WWII romantic drama, Aftermath, starring Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgard and Jason Clarke. Rachele also gives Lewis and Cecilia a history lesson on Hitler’s drug habits.

Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 44

Rachele puts on her best French accent to talk about the French Film Festival. Meanwhile, Lewis reveals just how well Captain Marvel is doing at the Box office. Cecilia reviews Hotel Mumbai, which tells the story of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, primarily focusing on Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in India. The team finish off with a discussion on Aladdin and other things happening in the world of film.

Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 42

Percussionist Pete Guazzelli from Perth music group Viola Dana joins the crew to discuss his passion for composing original scores for several Buster Keaton classics. The team discuss their thoughts on the 2019 Oscar winners before jumping into a review of psychological thriller Greta, starring Isabelle Huppert and Chloë Grace Moretz. But that's not all, hear Lewis, Rachele and Cecilia do their best Michael Caine impressions before discussing his new film King of Thieves, based on the Hatton Garden safe deposit burglary of 2015. Cecilia also reviews intelligently crafted Danish thriller, The Guilty.

Unscripted - The Film Show Podcast Episode 41

Lewis reviews Stan and Ollie which follows two of cinema’s most legendary comics, Laurel and Hardy, as they embark on a variety hall tour of Britain in 1953. Rachele reviews The Ballard of Buster Scruggs, a series of six tales of life and violence in the old west, written and directed by Ethan and Joel Coen. They also discuss all the latest film news including Captain Marvel, Elton John biopic Rocketman, biographical sports comedy Fighting With My Family, and rumours that Chris Hemsworth is set to play Hulk Hogan in an upcoming biopic directed by Todd Phillips. There is a discussion on Dracula and Lewis and Rachele gives us their best Michael Caine impressions!