The Film Vault

Anderson and Bryan parse through the dozens of films at this year's Sundance Film Festival for their SUNDANCE RECAP 2019.  They're joined by Alex Ferrari, author of the book "Shooting For The Mob," and founder of Indie Film Hustle, to go over the films worth discussing.

Flickfessions: The Hate U Give, At Eternity's Gate, Burning, First Reformed, Paddington 2

Direct download: TFV_20190201_Sundance_Recap_2019.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

After giving they reactions to this years Oscar nominations, Anderson and Bryan pay tribute to the TOP 5 FEDERAL WORKERS.  They pick their favorite public servants of film, excluding special agents and spies.

Flickfessions: Fyre, Fyre Fraud, If Beale Street Could Talk, Roma, Lean On Pete, The Death Of Stalin

Direct download: TFV_20190125_Top_5_Federal_Workers.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan go through the catalogue of some of the best film directors with their TOP 5 DIRECTOR STREAKS.  They choose the best runs of great films released consecutively by a single filmmaker.

Flickfessions: Bumblebee, Roma, Bird Box, Free Solo

Direct download: TFV_20190117_Top_5_Director_Streaks.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Once considered somewhat of a dry period for film releases, Anderson and Bryan buck the trend with the TOP 5 JANUARY RELEASES OF THE CENTURY.

Flickfessions: Minding The Gap, Welcome To Marwen, Land of Mind, Bumblebee

Direct download: TFV_20180111_Top_5_January_Releases_Of_The_Century.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 2:20am PDT

Starting off the show with a very extended flickfession, Anderson and Bryan discuss the future of the show and how they plan to make it even better in 2019 with their TOP 5 NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS.

Flickfessions: The Mule, Vice, Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse, Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, Bird Box

Direct download: TFV_20190104_Top_5_New_Years_Resolutions_2019.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

While on holiday break, Anderson and Bryan dig a classic episode out of the vault.  It's TOP 5 SPORTS FILMS with special guest Petros Papadakis.

Originally released: 8/20/2010

Direct download: TFV_20181228_Classic_Top_5_Sports_Films.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

As is tradition, the Film Vault family has gathered for the TFV FAMILY XMAS.  The After Disaster's Mike Carano and Tyler White join a returning Miss Movies for the annual gift exchange.

Direct download: TFV_20181221_TFV_Family_Xmas_2018.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan go through their TOP 5 DRUG SMUGGLING SCENES.  They cover their favorite moments of contraband, including both comedic, and dramatic.

Flickfessions: Creed II, The Great Santini, Swimming With Men

Direct download: TFV_20181214_Top_5_Drug_Smuggling_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

With so many to choose from, Anderson and Bryan pair down their TOP 5 LAWYERS.  They discuss their favorite attorney's from film.

Flickfessions: The FavouriteWasted TalentJoe Frank: Somewhere Out There

Direct download: TFV_20181207_Top_5_Lawyers.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan discuss the TOP 5 ANTHOLOGY SEGMENTS.  They focus in on their favorite shorts within an omnibus film.

Flickfessions: The Ballad of Buster ScruggsRalph Breaks The Internet

Direct download: TFV_20181130_Top_5_Anthology_Segments.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Once again, Anderson and Bryan are here to fill your shopping list with the TOP 5 GIFTS FOR FILM LOVERS.  They go over all the things they either highly recommend, or would love to get themselves for the holidays.

Flickfessions: Green Book, Widows

Direct download: TFV_20181123_Top_5_Gifts_For_Film_Lovers_2018.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 4:44pm PDT

Anderson and Bryan discuss the TOP 5 PRETENTIOUS CHARACTERS.  They pick their favorite, most pompous figures from film.

Flickfessions: Dr. Seuss' The Grinch, Boy Erased, A Prayer Before Dawn, First Reformed, Groupers

Direct download: TFV_20181116_Top_5_Pretentious_Characters.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan drink in the TOP 5 DRUNK SCENES.  They talk about their favorite moments of inebriation.

Flickfessions: Bohemian Rhapsody, Can You Ever Forgive Me?, In Search Of Greatness, A Prayer Before Dawn

Direct download: TFV_20181109_Top_5_Drunk_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:06am PDT

Anderson and Bryan give their travel reviews of the TOP 5 HOTELS.  They discuss the establishments they may or may not want to stay in, but are memorable nonetheless.

Flickfessions: mid90s, Can You Ever Forgive Me?, Game Change

Direct download: TFV_20181102_Top_5_Hotels.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan check in to the TOP 5 MOTEL SCENES.  They discuss their favorite moments that are set locations more affordable than a hotel.

Flickfessions: Bad Times At The El Royale, First Man, Superheroes Decoded, Baskin

Direct download: TFV_20181026_Top_5_Motel_Scenes_1.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 10:54am PDT

Anderson and Bryan hold the "wickeds" as they discuss the TOP 5 FILMS SET IN BOSTON.  In preparation for Anderson's trip there, the guys felt they should brush up on the city's portrayal in film.

Flickfessions: Hold The Dark, Knuckleball, Filmworker

Direct download: TFV_20181019_Top_5_Films_Set_In_Boston.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

They're big.  They're loud.  They're dumb.  But, they're a lot of fun to watch.  Anderson and Bryan go over, what they refer to as, the TOP 5 FRANK MOVIES.

Flickfessions: A Star Is Born, Daddy's Home, Venom

Direct download: TFV_20181012_Top_5_Frank_Movies.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 1:13am PDT

Anderson and Bryan take on the heavy burden of researching the TOP 5 SUICIDES.  Although grim in nature, their choices range from comedic to tragic.

Flickfessions: The Gold Man & The Gun, Love, Gilda, Bomb City

Direct download: TFV_20181005_Top_5_Suicides.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan recall the TOP 5 CORRUPT POLITICIANS.  They discuss their favorite crooked public servants in film.

Flickfessions: Fahrenheit 11/9, The Sisters Brother, Meet The Donors: Does Money Talk?, Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind

Direct download: TFV_20180928_Top_5_Corrupt_Politicians.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan go over the places to eat in movies that would have the worst Yelp scores in real life with the TOP 5 BAD RESTAURANTS.

Flickfessions: Mandy, The Pixar Story, White Boy Rick, The Good Dinosaur, Gilbert

Direct download: TFV_20180921_Top_5_Bad_Restaurants_1.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 8:34am PDT

Autumn is upon us, which means it's time for Anderson and Bryan's FALL PREVIEW 2018.  They discuss the films they're most looking forward to, including some promising Oscar-contenders.

Flickfessions: Singin' In The Rain, The Little Stranger, Better Luck Tomorrow, Miracle Mile

Direct download: TFV_20180914_Fall_Preview_2018.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan go over the most unpredictable characters in film with the TOP 5 LOOSE CANNONS.

Flickfessions: Searching, Casablanca, Hal

Direct download: TFV_20180907_Top_5_Loose_Cannons.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Declaring it a great summer for movies, Anderson and Bryan go over their favorites for the SUMMER RECAP 2018.

Flickfessions: Donald Cried, Crazy Rich Asians, Alpha

Direct download: TFV_20180831_Summer_Recap_2018.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 7:51am PDT

While on summer vacation, Anderson and Bryan pull a classic episode from the vault: TOP 5 BADASS BITCHES.  Originally recorded in July 2010, this list was recently updated as a bonus episode.

Direct download: TFV_20180824_Classic_Top_5_Badass_Bitches.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan go over the TOP 5 LOVE STORIES YOU ACTUALLY CARE ABOUT because there are too many that feel forced.

Flickfessions: BlacKkKlansman, Believer

Direct download: TFV_20180817_Top_5_Love_Stories_You_Actually_Cared_About.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan reluctantly uncover the TOP 5 NON-SEXY NUDE SCENES. Despite the presence of naked women and men, there is no pleasure taken from their sight in these moments.

Flickfessions: Blindspotting, Beginners, Sorry To Bother You, Donald Cried

Direct download: TFV_20180810_Top_5_Non-Sexy_Nude_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan go over the TOP 5 QUITTING SCENES.  They talk about their favorite moments of characters giving their notice.

Flickfessions: Generation Wealth, Mission: Impossible - Fallout

Direct download: TFV_20180803_Top_5_Quitting_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Whether they're man-made or natural, Anderson and Bryan cover the TOP 5 DISASTER FILMS.  They discuss their favorite movies centered around a catastrophe where it seems like all hope is lost.

Flickfessions: Eighth Grade, Three Identical Strangers, The Replacements

Direct download: TFV_20180727_Top_5_Disaster_Films.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan cash in on the TOP 5 MOST PROFITABLE FILMS.  They discuss their favorite films that have grossed huge amounts of money at the box office.

Flickfessions: Sorry To Bother You, Monsters, Inc., The Pixar Story, Monsters University

Direct download: TFV_20180720_Top_5_Most_Profitable_Films.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan discuss the TOP 5 STRIP CLUB SCENES.  They each give their lists of favorite scenes set in the colorful environment of strip clubs.

Flickfessions: Ant-Man And The Wasp, Gotti

Direct download: TFV_20180713_Top_5_Strip_Club_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan discuss their favorite movie stars playing bit parts with the TOP 5 BIG ACTORS IN SMALL ROLES.

Flickfessions: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Sicario 2: Soldado, Hereditary, Bleed For This

Direct download: TFV_20180706_Top_5_Big_Actors_In_Small_Roles.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

While producer Logan is on summer vacation, Anderson and Bryan answer questions from the mailbag, leading to admissions of some pretty embarrassing interactions with celebrities.  But before that, the guys are joined by Diana Van De Kamp for a round of Red Light / Green Light.

Flickfessions: Rolling Stones: Stories From The Edge, Final Cut: The Making and Unmaking of Heaven's Gate

Direct download: TFV_20180629_Bill_Would_Hate_This_Episode.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan discuss a dominate studio in animation with the TOP 5 PIXAR FILMS. From Toy Story to Incredibles 2 and everything in between, they cover their favorites of the past 23 years.

Flickfessions: Incredibles 2, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre, Won't You Be My Neighbor?, Upgrade

Direct download: TFV_20180622_Top_5_Pixar_Films.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

In a rare discussion of bad movies, Anderson and Bryan pick the ones with the best stories.

Flickfessions: Hereditary, Ocean's 8, American Animals, Won't You Be My Neighbor, Bowfinger

Direct download: TFV_20180615_Top_5_Bad_Movies_With_Good_Stories.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan chat about the TOP 5 INCOMPETENT CRIMINALS.  They discuss the criminals that are terribly bad at their jobs.

Flickfessions: The Final Year, Upgrade, John McCain: From Whom The Bell Tolls, Hotel Artemis

Direct download: TFV_20180608_Top_5_Incompetent_Criminals.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan cook up the TOP 5 KITCHEN SCENES.  They talk about their favorite moments set in a kitchen and debate whether or not they needed to be.

Flickfessions: Solo: A Star Wars Story, Pecker, Wilson

Direct download: TFV_20180601_Top_5_Kitchen_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan go over the TOP 5 SKINNY CHARACTERS.  They discuss their favorite characters that could stand to put some meat on their bones.

Flickfessions: Deadpool 2, Bad Boy Bubby, The Rachel Divide

Direct download: TFV_20180525_Top_5_Skinny_Characters.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Paying some much deserved attentions to films that didn't get much love in theaters, Anderson and Bryan go over their TOP 5 BOX OFFICE BOMBS.  They swear by each of their picks, and suggest giving them another look.

Flickfessions: Game Over, Man!, San Francisco 2.0, RBG

Direct download: TFV_20180517_Top_5_Box_Office_Bombs.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

They love, but just a little too much.  Anderson and Bryan are talking about the TOP 5 OVERBEARING MOTHERS.

Flickfessions: Tully, Andre The Giant, RBG

Direct download: TFV_20180511_Top_5_Overbearing_Mothers.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

To celebrate Cinco De Mayo, Anderson and Bryan break out the TOP 5 SPANISH LANGUAGE FILMS.  They also discuss the latest Marvel blockbuster, Avengers: Infinity War.

Flickfessions: Avengers: Infinity War, All About My Mother

Direct download: TFV_20180504_Top_5_Spanish_Languange_Films.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

It's time to look ahead at the SUMMER PREVIEW 2018.  Anderson and Bryan discuss the biggest summer movies they're most excited for.

Flickfessions: You Were Never Really Here, Box Of Moon Light, African Queen

Direct download: TFV_20180427_Summer_Preview_2018.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan cheer each other up by discussing the TOP 5 SAD SACKS.  They chat about why each character on their lists are the best blundering fools.

Flickfessions: 8MM, The Death Of Stalin, Paterno, Andre The Giant

Direct download: TFV_20180420_Top_5_Sad_Sacks.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

The clock is ticking as Anderson and Bryan countdown the TOP 5 RACE AGAINST THE CLOCK SCENES.  They chat about their favorite moments made more tense by time limits.

Flickfessions: The Weather Man, A Quiet Place, Blockers, Wild Wild Country

Direct download: TFV_20180413_Top_5_Race_Against_The_Clock_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Rounding out last week's topic, Anderson and Bryan turn their attention toward the TOP 5 ROTUND (FEMALE) CHARACTERS.

Flickfessions: Isle Of Dogs, Suburbia, Ready Player One

Direct download: TFV_20180406_Top_5_Rotund_Characters_Female.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan take on the big boys this week with the TOP 5 ROTUND CHARACTERS.  They discuss their favorite fatties in film.

Flickfessions: Treasures From The Wreck Of The Unbelievable, A Ghost Story, Unsane

Direct download: TFV_20180330_Top_5_Rotund_Characters_Males.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan trim the fat during the TOP 5 FIRINGS.  They each give their five favorite scenes involving a character being terminated from their job.

Flickfessions: Midnight Return, S Is For Stanley, One Of Us, The Zen Diaries Of Garry Shandling

Direct download: TFV_20180323_Top_5_Firings.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan embark in search of the TOP 5 SEA CREATURES.  They talk about their favorite beings that call the ocean their home.

Flickfessions: Game Night, Tickled, Thoroughbreds

Direct download: TFV_20180316_Top_5_Sea_Creatures.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

It's THE 2018 VAULTIES, where Anderson and Bryan give their definitive lists of the best films from 2017.

Flickfessions: Last Men In Aleppo, Strong Island, Red Sparrow, Raw

Direct download: TFV_20180309_The_2018_Vaulties.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

With the big award show coming up, Anderson and Bryan make their predictions for the TOP 5 OSCAR LOCKS.  But first, Bryan does his best to improve each Best Picture nominee with the addition of a certain actor.

Direct download: TFV_20180302_Top_5_Oscar_Locks_2018.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan go over the TOP 5 BRATS.  They pick their favorite, most intolerable little children they've seen on the silver screen.

Flickfessions: Girls Trip, Black Panther, A Ghost Story

Direct download: TFV_20180223_Top_5_Brats.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Focusing on the excruciatingly awkward romantic encounters, Anderson and Bryan go over their TOP 5 WORST DATES.

Flickfessions: The 15:17 To Paris, The Square, Faces Places, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Direct download: TFV_20180216_Top_5_Worst_Dates.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan pay tribute to the TOP 5 FEMALE CHILD ACTORS.  They also flickfess their love of Good Time and talk about what works in David Wain's new film.

Flickfessions: Good Time, A Futile And Stupid Gesture

Direct download: TFV_20180208_Top_5_Female_Child_Actors.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

With some kind of big game happening this weekend, Anderson and Bryan coincidentally decide to tackle the TOP 5 FOOTBALL MOVIES.

Flickfessions: Icarus, Lady Bird, Heaven Knows What, The Florida Project

Direct download: TFV_20180202_Top_5_Football_Movies.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

After sharing their reactions to this year's Oscar nominees, Anderson and Bryan move on to an even more controversial topic, TOP 5 ABUSES OF POWER.  As if real life wasn't bad enough, the guys discuss the most egregious examples in film.

Flickfessions: Darkest Hour, Mudbound, Call Me By Your Name

Direct download: TFV_20180126_Top_5_Abuses_Of_Power.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

As the Sundance Film Festival 2018 kicks off with premieres of many great films to come, the guys sift through the entries and discuss which they're most excited for.

Flickfessions: The Post, I, Tonya, Phantom Thread

Direct download: TFV_20180119_Sundance_Preview_2018.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan cover the TOP 5 JOURNALISTS.  They talk about their favorite reporters in film.

Flickfessions: All The Money In The World, Molly's Game, Patti Cake$

Direct download: TFV_20180112_Top_5_Journalists.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 5:32am PDT

The chase is on while Anderson and Bryan discuss the TOP 5 CAT AND MOUSE MOVIES.  They talk about their favorite films where a character pulls out all the tricks to evade their pursuer.

Flickfessions: Wonderstruck, Attack In Cell Block 99, Brigsby Bear

Direct download: TFV_20180105_Top_5_Cat_And_Mouse_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Unearthed from deep within the vault, Anderson and Bryan present the TOP 5 PRISON FILMS.  Recorded in 2007, before The Film Vault was even a podcast, this Top 5 has not been previously released.

Flickfessions: Downsizing

Direct download: TFV_20171229_Classic_Top_5_Prison_Films_Previously_Unreleased.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Tis the season once again for the TFV Family Christmas.  After flickfessing Star Wars: The Last Jedi and The Shape Of Water, Anderson and Bryan welcome The After Disaster's Mike Carano and Tyler White, as well as Diana Van De Kamp and Miss Movies for the annual white elephant gift exchange.

Flickfessions: Star Wars: The Last Jedi, The Shape of Water

Direct download: TFV_20171222_TFV_Family_Christmas_2017.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan plug in to the TOP 5 VIDEO GAME SCENES.  They discuss their favorite scenes centered around characters playing games.

Flickfessions: The Disaster Artist, Call Me By Your Name, Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond, Lady Bird

Direct download: TFV_20171214_Top_5_Video_Game_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Without discriminating between men or women, Anderson and Bryan run down the TOP 5 SEXUALLY PROMISCUOUS CHARACTERS.  They talk about why each character on their lists are their favorite slutty people.

Flickfessions: The Wall, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, Beatriz At Dinner, The Disaster Artist, Don't Breathe, Voyeur

Direct download: TFV_20171208_Top_5_Sexually_Promiscuous_Characters.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Broken limbs and sexier voices are just a couple of the reasons the actresses on Anderson and Bryan's TOP 5 RECAST ROLES made the lists.  They explain why each of their picks were chosen over the women they replaced.

Flickfessions: Ice Guardians, Coco

Direct download: TFV_20171201_Top_5_Recast_Roles_Females.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Tech expert Rich DeMuro is back for the annual TOP 5 GIFTS FOR THE FILM LOVERS episode.  The guys each present their lists of gifts they, or any movie lover, would love to get for the holidays.

Flickfessions: Justice League, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Direct download: TFV_20171124_Top_5_Gifts_For_Film_Lovers_2017.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 5:16pm PDT

With a major recast in the news, the guys decided it was time to talk about the TOP 5 RECAST ROLES.  Starting off with the men, they share a little knowledge of who was originally supposed to play some of their favorite roles.

Flickfessions: Long Shot, The Killing Of A Sacred Deer, Nature Boy

Direct download: TFV_20171117_Top_5_Recasted_Roles_Males.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

After flickfessing the most recent Marvel film, among other, Anderson and Bryan get into the TOP 5 INTERROGATION SCENES.  They talk about their favorite scenes involving extracting information.

Flickfessions: Thor: Ragnarok, King Of New York, Suburbicon

Direct download: TFV_20171110_Top_5_Interrogation_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan discuss the TOP 5 DRUG LORDS.  Leaving the lower level dealers for another episode, their lists focus on the big bosses.

Flickfessions: Split, Palo Alto, A Monster Calls, Big Night

Direct download: TFV_20171103_Top_5_Drug_Lords.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan discuss the TOP 5 TRAFFIC STOPS.  They share their favorite scenes involving an officer pulling somebody over.

Flickfessions: Spielberg, The Florida Project, A Bug's Life, 11/8/16, The Snowman

Direct download: TFV_20171027_Top_5_Traffic_Stops.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan dream up the TOP 5 VACATION DESTINATIONS.  They discuss the places in film they'd most like to be tourists in.

Flickfessions: Author: The JT Leroy Story, Marshall, The Host, The Meyerowitz Stories (New And Selected), Brawl In Cell Block 99

Direct download: TFV_20171020_Top_5_Vacation_Destinations.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson is back from vacation and ready to tackle the TOP 5 HEROIC SACRIFICES with Bryan.

Flickfessions: What We Do In The Shadows, Blade Runner 2049, Lucky

Direct download: TFV_20171013_Top_5_Heroic_Sacrifices.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

With Anderson at sea, this week Diana Van De Kamp stops by for a few rounds of Red Light/Green Light.  Then the guys examine how explicit Pixar movies can get for the IMDB Parent Guide game.

Direct download: TFV_20171006_Anderson_Overboard.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan discusses the random, almost pointless, moments of film with the TOP 5 THROWAWAY LINES.  After making an announcement of ways to get more of The Film Vault, they chat about their favorite lines that add nothing to the stories.

Flickfessions: Score: A Film Music Documentary, Weiner, Stronger

Direct download: TFV_20170929_Top_5_Throwaway_Lines.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Shifting from blockbusters to potential award-nominees, Anderson and Bryan go over their FALL PREVIEW 2017.

Flickfessions: mother!, Okja, Phillip The Fossil

Direct download: TFV_20170922_Fall_Preview_2017.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

As another summer movie season winds to an end, Anderson and Bryan go through their SUMMER RECAP 2017.  They talk about their favorite films of the past few months.

Direct download: TFV_20170915_Summer_Recap_2017.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Working for this week's explicit rating, Anderson and Bryan go through the TOP 5 USES OF THE "F WORD."  With clips to share, this episode is packed full of f***s.

Flickfessions: John Wick: Chapter 2, Win It All, Ingrid Goes West

Direct download: TFV_20170908_Top_5_Uses_Of_The__F_Word_____Ingrid_Goest_West.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan discuss their TOP 5 SACRIFICES.  From live, beating hearts to fried chicken, each of their lists involves the death of some living being.

Direct download: TFV_20170901_Top_5_Sacrifices.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan light up for the TOP 5 SMOKING SCENES.  They each share their favorite moments in film that are made better by carcinogens.

Flickfessions: Logan Lucky, John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs, Brigsby Bear

Direct download: TFV_20170824_Top_5_Smoking_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

While Bryan is on vacation, he and Anderson dug one of the oldest classic episode aired to date out of the vault.  From back when The Film Vault was a radio show, it's TOP 5 DRUG ADDICTED CHARACTERS.

Direct download: TFV_20170818_Classic-Top_5_Drug_Addicted_Characters.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan ponder their TOP 5 WRITER-DIRECTOR DREAM PAIRINGS.  They play cupid for their perfect couples of filmmakers.


Promising controversy, Bryan and Anderson discuss the TOP 5 MOVIES THAT INFLUENCED YOUR RELATIONSHIP.  They explain how each of their picks changed their way of thinking at a particular time in their lives.

Flickfessions: Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story, Atomic Blonde, Breaking The Maya Code, Terror At The Mall

Direct download: TFV_20170804_Top_5_Movies_That_Influenced_Your_Relationships.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Prepare to be disappointed, just as Anderson and Bryan were, by the TOP 5 MOVIES RUINED BY HIGH EXPECTATIONS.

Flickfessions: Dunkirk, Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets

Direct download: TFV_20170727_Top_5_Movies_Ruined_By_High_Expectations.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan go through the TOP 5 (NON-SUPERHERO) COMIC BOOK MOVIES.  No caped crusaders, or men of steel, but great films inspired by even better panels.

Flickfessions: War Of The Planet Of The Apes, Post Tenebras Lux, Uzumasa Limelight

Direct download: TFV_20170721_Top_5_Non-Superhero_Comic_Book_Movies.mp3
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Anderson and Bryan lose their heads over the TOP 5 DECAPITATIONS.  From beheadings to gunshot wounds, their lists vary greatly, but with a surprising lack of horror films.

Flickfessions: The Big Sick, Spiderman: Homecoming, Cop Car

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Anderson and Bryan talk about the TOP 5 WORST VACATIONS.  Their lists include some horrible getaways that are both hilarious and horrific.

Flickfessions: Tony Robbins: I Am Not Your Guru, Baby Driver, American Anarchist

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With the unfortunate news that Daniel Day Lewis will be retiring from acting, Anderson and Bryan mull over the TOP 5 ACTORS THEY WISH WOULD RETIRE.  They discuss who no longer has that ability to stand out on the silver screen.

Flickfessions: All Eyez On Me, Transformers: The Last Knight, Nobody Speak: Trials Of The Free Press, Tony Robbins: I Am Not Your Guru

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Anderson and Bryan go through the TOP 5 FRANCHISE KILLERS.  The films discussed were received so terribly that any future plans to continue the story were cancelled.

Flickfessions: They Call Us Monsters, Benjamin Smoke, All Eyez On Me, It Comes At Night, Krisha

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After a usual round of Flickfessions, Anderson and Bryan scrub up for the TOP 5 SURGERIES.  Their picks for their favorite scenes range from those set in a medical environment, to some more improvised atmospheres.

Flickfessions: Wonder Woman, War Machine, Sandy Wexler, Pumping Iron

Direct download: TFV_20170616_Top_5_Surgeries.mp3
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Anderson and Bryan dive deep in to the often overlooked TOP 5 GREAT MOVIES WITH HORRIBLE TITLES.  They discuss why they like each of their picks, and explain how their titles don't do them justice.

Flickfessions: I Saw The Devil, Hitman Hart: Wrestling With Shadows, Wonder Woman

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With personalities as split as the hosts, Anderson and Bryan run through the TOP 5 ACTORS PLAYING MULTIPLE ROLES.  They each discuss their favorite multi-performances within a single film.

Flickfessions: I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, Mommy Dead And Dearest, The Wall, The Wizard Of Lies

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Anderson and Bryan take a shot at the TOP 5 STABBINGS.  They discuss the scenes involving the violent act that stood out most to them.

Flickfessions: The Last Laugh, Alien: Covenant, Love

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Filling in for Logan while he's on vacation, Diana Van De Kamp is running the board and the games for this week's episode.  After a brief flickfession, Diana kicks off a round of Red Light/Green Light, including a theme song that she wrote for it, followed by a round of the IMDB Parent Guide Game.

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Anderson and Bryan pay up on the TOP 5 TRANSACTIONS.  They discuss their favorite scenes where money, or goods, exchange hands.

Flickfessions: De Palma, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Romeo Is Bleeding

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It's Bryan's time to shine as he and Anderson talk about the SUMMER PREVIEW 2017.  Their lists are packed with both big budget blockbusters and smaller indie films.

Flickfessions: Married To The Mob, Joe Crocker: Mad Dog With Soul, Casting JonBenet

Direct download: TFV_20170505_Summer_Preview_2017.mp3
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Inspired by last week's flickfession of Five Came Back, a listener suggested Anderson and Bryan choose the TOP 5 MODERN DIRECTORS WE'D HIRE FOR PROPAGANDA FILMS.  They agreed, and the guys discussed who they thought had the vision and ability to influence public opinion best during a time of war.

Flickfessions: Just Melvin: Just Evil, Their Finest, Let There Be Light, I Am A Ghost

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Anderson and Bryan are oddly excited to talk about the TOP 5 TORTURE SCENES.  They discuss why each of their choices is effective after flickfessing the films they've seen in the past week.

Flickfessions: Five Came Back, Frequencies, Eagles of Death Metal: Not Amis (Our Friends)

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Fresh off of his side hustle as a filmmaker, Anderson rejoins Bryan in preparation for summer with the TOP 5 POPCORN FLICKS.  After Anderson tells about his experience filming his first feature-length film, they get to work discussing their favorite, big-budget, summer blockbusters of all time.

Flickfessions: Mr. Plinkett's Star Wars: Episode I Review, Dig Two Graves, T2 Trainspotting

Direct download: TFV_20170414_Top_5_Popcorn_Flicks.mp3
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During the film's last week of production, Bryan visits the set of "Groupers" armed with a recorder to see how Anderson is holding up.  He spends some time talking to Anderson about how the film is coming along as well as what types of challenges he has faced over the past couple of weeks.  Bryan also talks with two listeners that volunteered their time to help out on set.

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Anderson is just finishing up week 2 of Groupers production, so we've dug a recently-referenced classic out of the vault.  Michael Biehn sits down with Anderson and Bryan to discuss the TOP 5 CHARACTER ACTORS in what truly is a classic episode of The Film Vault.

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Groupers began production this week, but Anderson and Bryan still found time to answer the questions you asked us online.

Direct download: TFV_20170324_Listener_Questions_VII.mp3
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Anderson and Bryan eagerly plan their children's curriculum with the TOP 5 MOVIES WE CAN'T WAIT TO SHOW OUR KIDS.  They talk about the movies they have hand-selected to start the next generation of movie lovers.

Flickfessions: Kong: Skull IslandShadow Of Truth

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To pay tribute to the late, great Bill Paxton, Anderson and Bryan are sharing their TOP 5 BILL PAXTON PERFORMANCES.  They discuss why he was one of a kind as well as what made his roles so memorable.

Flickfessions: Get Out, I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story, Follow That Bird, Hunt For The Wilderpeople

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