Missing Frames: Catching up with Cinema

No more excuses! Join these heroic podcasters as they plunge the depths of cinema to watch all the movies they should have seen long ago. From classics like Citizen Kane to fan favorites like The Princess Bride, your hosts seek to not only make up for their years of cinematic ignorance but to delight the masses with their thoughtful and entertaining examinations.


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Episode 88 - Once Upon a Time in the West

At long last, John Mills returns to Missing Frames to discuss his first-ever viewing of Sergio Leone's Once Upon a Time in the West. He and Shawn discuss how it compares and contrasts with the rest of Leone's filmography, whether or not its pacing is...



Episode 77 - Princess Mononoke

Princess Mononoke is arguably Hayao Miyazaki's masterpiece, but Scott Russell, a huge Miyazaki fan, has yet to see it. In this episode, he joins Shawn to discuss his first-ever viewing of the animated classic. They discuss its brilliant,...



Episode 86 - Hamilton

Shawn and Sarah have never seen Hamilton. They haven't heard the soundtrack. They barely know the REAL Alexander Hamilton story. So, to celebrate the 4th of July, they decided to check the original Broadway performance out on Disney Plus. Did it make...


 2020-07-04  51m

Episode 85 - The Seven Year Itch

DISCLAIMER: We ran into some audio issues in the first part of the show. These are cleared up in the post-viewing portion of the episode. Thanks for bearing with us! We love you! Carley Cooper returns to continue educating Shawn in the ways of...


 2020-06-28  1h7m

Between Takes 0.31 - The Jaws Franchise

Shawn, Brad and Aaron join forces once again to take on yet another franchise. This time, they've watched all four Jaws movies and have reunited to discuss their (potentially shocking) opinions and ratings. Be sure to check out the Missing Frames...


 2020-06-14  1h38m

Episode 84 - West Side Story

Tricia Aurand of the Lessons from the Screenplay team returns to Missing Frames to introduce Shawn to West Side Story. This seminal 1961 musical, co-directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins, won the Academy Award for Best Picture and paved the way...


 2020-06-07  1h26m

Between Takes 0.30 - Catching Up with Natalie Metzger

Shawn catches up with Natalie Metzger, the producer behind such films as Thunder Road, Greener Grass and the upcoming features The Werewolf, Werewolves Within and The Beta Test. Natalie discusses the unique challenges presented by COVID-19 and how her...


 2020-05-27  27m

Episode 83 - Forbidden Planet

Darren Moser returns to Missing Frames to introduce Shawn to the seminal science fiction classic Forbidden Planet, starring Leslie Nielsen and Robby the Robot, directed by Fred M. Wilcox. This landmark film paved the way for big budget sci-fi, proving...


 2020-05-24  1h3m

Episode 82 - Vertigo

This week, Richie Pepio returns to Missing Frames for his first viewing of Alfred Hitchcock's seminal classic Vertigo. But what happens when you know a film is widely considered a classic and a masterpiece, but it just doesn't click with you? Despite...


 2020-05-10  1h14m

Episode 81 - Clue

Carley Cooper returns to Missing Frames for her first viewing of Jonathan Lynn's 1985 comedy Clue. While the film was a box office dud, in the years since its release it has become something of a cult classic, but does its reputation hold up for...


 2020-05-03  1h9m