The Filmcast (AKA The Slashfilmcast)

In The Filmcast, hardcore geeks David Chen, Devindra Hardawar, and Jeff Cannata debate, pontificate, and delve into the latest films, TV shows, and other entertainment-related items from the past week. Weekly guests include everyday bloggers, webmaster luminaries, film directors, and movie stars from all walks of life. You can reach us at and find more podcast episodes at


Ep. 630 - Jungle Cruise (GUEST: Peter Sciretta from Slashfilm and Ordinary Adventures)

Peter Sciretta from Slashfilm takes over Devindra’s seat for the day. The cast discusses Scarlett Johansson’s Disney lawsuit, survival mode on the show Alone, and Marvel’s What If…? For the feature review, David, Jeff, and Peter take a ride on Jungle Cruise, the new film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra.

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Weekly Plugs David - Culturally Relevant interview with Caveh Zahedi Peter - Ordinary Adventures  Jeff -
Shownotes (All timestamps are approximate only) What we've been watching (~23:20) Jeff - The Green Knight, Alone, Tig Notaro: Drawn Peter - What If, Behind The Attraction,  Cruel Summer David - Sexy Beasts, Blow Out, Honest Thief
Feature  (~1:23:00) Jungle Cruise Spoilers (~1:44:19)
Support David's artistic endeavors at his Patreon. Listen and subscribe to David’s newest podcast Culturally Relevant and subscribe to his YouTube channel. Check out Jeff Cannata’s D&D show The Dungeon Run and listen to We Have Concerns. Listen to Devindra's podcast with Engadget on all things tech.  You can always e-mail us at slashfilmcast(AT)gmail(DOT)com, or call and leave a voicemail at 781-583-1993. Also, follow us on Twitter @thefilmcastpod.
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 2021-08-03  1h56m