The Film Vault

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
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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

Direct download: TFV_20170714_Top_5_Decapitations.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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

Direct download: TFV_20170707_Top_5_Worst_Vacations.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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

Direct download: TFV_20170630_Top_5_Actors_We_Wish_Would_Retire.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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

Direct download: TFV_20170623_Top_5_Franchise_Killers.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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

Direct download: TFV_20170608_Top_5_Great_Movies_With_Horrible_Titles.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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

Direct download: TFV_20170602_Top_5_Actors_Playing_Multiple_Roles.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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

Direct download: TFV_20170526_Top_5_Stabbings.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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.

Direct download: TFV_20170516_Producer_Diana.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 10:01pm PDT

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

Direct download: TFV_20170512_Top_5_Transactions.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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

Direct download: TFV_20170428_Top_5_Modern_Directors_Wed_Hire_For_Propaganda_Films.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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)

Direct download: TFV_20170421_Top_5_Torture_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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.

Direct download: TFV_20170407_Groupers_Set_Visit.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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.

Direct download: TFV_20170331_Classic_-_Top_5_Character_Actors_Michael_Biehn.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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

Direct download: TFV_20170316_Top_5_Movies_We_Cant_Wait_To_Show_Our_Kids.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

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

Direct download: TFV_20170310_Top_5_Bill_Paxton_Performances.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan whittle down 2016's best films for THE 2017 VAULTIES.  They also discuss the Oscars broadcast, including the fiasco at the end.

Flickfessions: The LEGO Batman Movie, I Don't Feel At Home In This World Anymore, O.J.: Made In America, Get Out

Direct download: TFV_20170303_The_2017_Vaulties.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Call your bookie after listening to Anderson and Bryan's TOP 5 OSCAR LOCKS 2017.  As they do ever year, they'll each discuss five sure-things to happen at this year's Academy Awards. Flickfessions: 13th, Split, Manchester By The Sea, Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie, and Fences

Direct download: TFV_20170223_Top_5_Oscar_Locks_2017.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Covering both men and women, the Anderson and Bryan list off the TOP 5 DIVAS.  They discuss their favorites of some of the most self-absorbed, difficult characters.

Flickfessions: A Serbian Film, John Wick: Chapter 2, I Am Not Your Negro, The Lego Batman Movie, Life, Animated

Direct download: TFV_20170217_Top_5_Divas.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan dial up the TOP 5 PHONE CALLS.  They discuss their favorite interactions over the telephone.  Flickfessions: Hidden Figures, Toni Erdmann, Kubo And The Two Strings, Valley Uprising, Nocturnal Animals

Direct download: TFV_20170209_Top_5_Phone_Calls.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan go to the bank with the TOP 5 RICH CHARACTERS.  Ranging from good to bad people, their lists include the best of the wealthy in film.  Filckfessions: 20th Century Women, Florence Foster Jenkins, Hacksaw Ridge, and Beware The Slenderman

Direct download: TFV_20170203_Top_5_Rich_Characters.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

The fuse is lit as Anderson and Bryan discuss the TOP 5 EXPLOSIONS.  They discuss some of the best scenes involving the best explosions in film.  Flickfessions: Ip Man, Jackie, Moana, Passengers, and The Founder

Direct download: TFV_20170127_Top_5_Explosions.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan have sifted through dozens of Sundance Film Festival selections, and present the films from this year's festival that they're most excited for.  Flickfessions: Cinderella Man, Hidden Figures, and Lion

Direct download: TFV_20170120_Sundance_Preview_2017.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

While we're deep in to winter, Anderson and Bryan long for summer with the TOP 5 POOL SCENES.  They chat about their favorite moments set in or around a swimming pool. Flickfessions: Kung Fu Hustle, Fences, Sing Street, and La La Land.

Direct download: TFV_20170113_Top_5_Pool_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

A long time in the making, Anderson and Bryan are finally joined by their wives, Christie and Gillian, for the TOP 5 MOVIES OUR WIVES LOVE.  The ladies present their favorite films to the disappointment and questioning of their significant others.

Direct download: TFV_20170106_Top_5_Movies_Our_Wives_Love.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:50am PDT

The year can not come to an end without the TFV FAMILY CHRISTMAS.  Keeping with tradition, Anderson and Bryan are joined by Producer Logan, The After Disaster's Mike Carano and Tyler White, and Red Light/Green Light's Diana Van De Kamp for the annual white elephant gift exchange.

Direct download: TFV_20161230_TFV_Family_Xmas_2016.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Inspired by a recent trip of Bryan's, he and Anderson set sail on the TOP 5 BOAT MOVIES.  They each discuss their favorite films that take place primarily at sea.  Flickfessions: The Edge of Seventeen, Money Monster, Moana, and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Direct download: TFV_20161223_Top_5_Boat_Movies.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Although alive and well, a family situation kept Anderson away from this week's recording.  Instead, Bryan and Logan dug a classic episode out of the vault: THE 2011 VAULTIES.  As an added bonus, the great Larry Miller drops in on this episode from five years ago.

Direct download: TFV_20161216_Anderson_Is_Alive.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan lock down the TOP 5 HOME INVASIONS.  They discuss their favorite movies about, or featuring scenes of intrusions.  Flickfessions: The 24 Hour War, Elle, Gimme 6, and Elstree 1976.

Direct download: TFV_20161209_Top_5_Home_Invasions.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Anderson and Bryan celebrate the TOP 5 OFFICE PARTY SCENES.  They each discuss their favorite picks for celebrations set in an office environment.

Direct download: TFV_20161202_Top_5_Office_Party_Scenes.mp3
Category:TV & Film -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Keeping with the annual tradition, tech expert Rich DeMuro joins Anderson and Bryan in making their lists of the TOP 5 GIFTS FOR FILM LOVERS.  They each give five suggestions of great gifts to get that special cinephile in your life.  Flickfessions: Can We Take A Joke?, Loving, and Captain Fantastic

Direct download: TFV_20161123_Top_5_Gifts_For_Film_Lovers_2016.mp3
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Although must critics would disagree, Anderson and Bryan share their love of the TOP 5 ROTTEN FILMS.  They list off their favorite movies that have a score lower than 60% on RottenTomatoes.  Flickfessions: Moonlight, The Butcher Boy, and Arrival.

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Anderson and Bryan obsess over the TOP 5 OCD CHARACTERS.  After they flickfess Amanda Knox, Before Midnight, Doctor Strange, and Hacksaw Ridge, they start listing their favorite characters with obsessive habits.

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The polls are in and Bryan and Anderson have the results of the TOP 5 POLITICAL DOCUMENTARIES.  They each discuss their nominees for their favorite doc surrounding a political subject or scandal, after flickfessing Oasis: Supersonic and City of Gold.

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After Anderson reviews his parenting over the past nine days, he and Bryan flickfess, and then move on to the TOP 5 WAY OVER-THE-TOP PERFORMANCES THAT PROVED TO BE AMAZING.  Flickfessions: The Birth of a Nation, Man vs Snake, and Black Mirror.


Starting off the show with an update on the birth of Anderson's child, he and Bryan then present the classic episode, TOP 5 MOVIES YOU'RE ASHAMED YOU HAVEN'T SEEN.  While you wait for the guys to return with a brand new Top 5 list next week, take a trip back in time, to the year 2010.

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This week's TOP 5 INCOMPETENT DADS comes courtesy of one current father, and another father-to-be.  After flickfessing Very Bad Things, The Girl On The Train, Eddie The Eagle, and Man vs Snake: The Long and Twisted Tale of Nibbler, Anderson and Bryan discuss their favorite bad dads in film.

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Anderson and Bryan draw up the TOP 5 ANIMATED VILLAINS.  After flickfessing Midnight Special, Duck, You Sucker, Black Dynamite, and The Witness, they discuss their favorite, cartoon bad guys and gals.

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School is in session and Anderson and Bryan are assigning the TOP 5 MOVIES THAT FEEL LIKE HOMEWORK.  They discuss the films that they have always wanted to see, but avoided for one reason or another.  Flickfessions include The Beginning Of Life, Suicide Squad, Hardcore Henry, and The Magnificent Seven.

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Recorded and saved for the event of child birth, Anderson and Bryan answer questions from the listeners.  Before that, Diana Van De Kamp sits in for a round of Red Light/Green Light.

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As the potential Oscar nominees start trickling in to theaters, Anderson and Bryan look ahead at the FALL PREVIEW 2016.  They discuss their most anticipated films that will be released in the coming months, after flickfessing Bad Moms, Batkid Begins, King Jack, Sully, and Who Took Johnny.

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Anderson and Bryan objectify the TOP 5 MALE ACTORS CURSED BY GOOD LOOKS.  After flickfessing Hands of Stone, The Light Between Oceans, SOMM: Into The Bottle, and Holy Hell, they make their cases for why each actor on the list does not get the respect they deserve because of their handsome faces.

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Another season gone and another SUMMER RECAP 2016 is upon us.  Anderson and Bryan list off their favorite films of the past few months, after they flickfess The Counselor, Kubo and the Two Strings, Hell Or High Water, and Hands of Stone.

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It's all about the animals as Anderson and Bryan discuss the TOP 5 PETS.  They each run down their list of favorite, mostly furry, companions.  Before that, they flickfess Slipstream, The Lobster, Fat Kid Rules The World, and War Dogs.

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With superheroes dominating the box office for the past few months, Anderson and Bryan feel a sense of loss for the TOP 5 ACTORS LOST TO SUPERHERO MOVIES.  They discuss their frustrations of some great actors that have not been producing the same level of work after Marvel and DC snatched them up.  Flickfessions include Sausage Party, How To Train Your Dragons, Pete's Dragon, Don't Think Twice, and Hell Or High Water.

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Things cool off as Anderson and Bryan discuss the TOP 5 COLD SCENES.  A great companion piece to HOT AND SWEATY SCENES from a few weeks ago, they each pick five great moments affected by a cold climate.  They also flickfess Train To Busan, Gleason, Lights Out, and Suicide Squad.

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With Anderson heading to camp for the week, he and Bryan leave you with some of their favorite picks of films you can currently stream.  After a round of flickfessions, they take turns giving you some great recommendations.

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Anderson and Bryan tap into their inner child for the TOP 5 MOVIES ABOUT KIDS.  They discuss their favorite films where the story revolves around the youthful.  But before that, a flickfession of Detroit Rock City, Star Trek Beyond, Stranger Things, and Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates.

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Crank up the air conditioning because Anderson and Bryan are talking TOP 5 HOT AND SWEATY SCENES.  They discuss their favorite moments where the heat has a big impact on the characters, after flickfessing Freaked, Ghostbusters, and The Two Faces of January.

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Anderson and Bryan talk about the TOP 5 RELIGIOUS ZEALOTS.  They cover a range of individuals that may take their beliefs a little too far.  But before that, they flickfess Green Room, The Secret Life Of Pets, and Batkid Begins.

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Gear up for Anderson and Bryan's discussion of the TOP 5 RIOTS.  After flickfessing The Family Fang, Wiener-Dog, The BFG, and Just Eat It, they run down their lists of favorite scenes of complete chaos.

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Anderson and Bryan discuss the TOP 5 PARODIES.  After breaking down the difference between parody, satire, and spoof, they dive in to their lists.  They also flickfess The Magnificent Seven, The Shallows, Everything Is Copy, and Seoul Searching.

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