The Broken Mug

Conversations about movies between two friends.

About the show

Join us as we discuss old and new movies. In every episode, we talk about a specific movie and share our thoughts about what we thought. Enjoy listening as we discover where the conversation will go!

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Episodes

  • Ep. 14 - Men in Black: International

    1 July 2019  |  47 mins 49 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Back in the day when the first MIB was released it was really big! Can they do it again? Will they save the world from mindless boredom? We try to inravel this mystery as we discuss the continuation of this organization as we discuss F. Gary Gray's film, Men in Black: International.

  • Ep. 13 - Aladdin

    12 June 2019  |  58 mins 40 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Disney is really cashing in on the nostalgia. Another remake of one of their biggest animated films as live action is out. A lot of what happened in Aladdin is compared to the original animated version as we debate changes in characters, story, and music in Guy Ritchie's film, Aladdin.

  • Ep. 12 - Triple Frontier

    21 May 2019  |  51 mins 35 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Are we just a couple of Oscar Issac fan boys? Maybe, but you can't blame us for giving this film a chance. We try to figure out what the point to this film was about as we discuss J.C. Chander's film, Triple Frontier.

  • Ep. 11 - Mulan

    14 May 2019  |  51 mins 35 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    What exactly qualifies you to be a princess? Does it mean you must be the bravest of them all? Maybe it just means that you have little ones looking up to you. We try to figure this out as we discuss Tony Bancroft's and Barry Cook's film, Mulan.

  • Ep. 10 - Bleach

    7 May 2019  |  44 mins 13 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Live action adaptations are really a thing these days. Listen to Isaac and Jesse compare other live action adaptations to Shinsuke Sato's live action adaptation, Bleach.

  • Ep. 09 - Apocalypse Now

    23 April 2019  |  52 mins 2 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Join us on our tripped discussion as Jesse tries to figure out if there is a moral to the story and Isaac tries to figure out what exactly is going on in Francis Ford Coppola's film, Apocalypse Now.

  • Ep. 08 - Roma

    9 April 2019  |  44 mins 51 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Did you jump on the hype bandwagon? We had to give this film a watch to see what it was all about. Listen in on our conversation, as we come up with theories about the story and the meaning behind all the hype in, Alfonso CuarĂ³n's film, Roma.

  • Ep. 07 - Us

    2 April 2019  |  47 mins 24 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Are you Team Red or Team Adelaide? Do you even know who is who? Join Jesse & Isaac as we try to figure out the significance of this duality in Jordan Peele's latest film, Us.

  • Ep. 06 - Blazing Saddles

    12 March 2019  |  43 mins 13 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Get your saddle ready as Isaac and Jesse take a journey into the wild west as we discuss the deeper meaning behind Mel Brook's film, Blazing Saddles.

  • Ep. 05 - Bird Box

    26 February 2019  |  50 mins 48 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Join us as Jesse and Isaac try to figure out what or who is chasing the protagonist in this film by Susanne Bier, Bird Box.

  • Ep. 04 - Sorry to Bother You

    19 February 2019  |  57 mins 9 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Isaac and Jesse try to avoid some rabbit holes as they discuss Boots Riley's thought provoking film, Sorry To Bother You.

  • Ep. 03 - Piercing

    12 February 2019  |  48 mins 7 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Isaac and Jesse have a conversation while trying to figure out what they watched in Piercing, a film directed by Nicolas Pesce.

  • Ep. 02 - Wind River

    5 February 2019  |  1 hr 16 mins
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Jesse and Isaac have a conversation about Wind River, a film directed and written by Taylor Sheridan.

  • Ep. 01 - Glass

    29 January 2019  |  49 mins 33 secs
    cinema, cinematography, critic, movie review, movies, theater

    Isaac and Jesse have a discussion about the third installment of the M. Night Shyamalan hero universe, Glass.