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Cows in the field
Cows in the field
Blobcat Filmindustri

A movie podcast inspired by a Werner Herzog quote, “We have to articulate ourselves, otherwise we would be cows in the field.”... more

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86. Match Point (w/ Mary Beth Willard)

How should we engage with the work of immoral artists? We explore this question through the lens of Woody Allen's... more

31 Mar 2023 · 1 hour, 32 minutes
85. That Thing You Do! (w/ Matt Pais)

We're joined by Matt Pais (author of Talk 90s with Me) to discuss a favorite 90s nostalgia flick, made thirty... more

17 Mar 2023 · 1 hour, 20 minutes
84. The 2023 Blobscars (w/ Emily St. James)

Join us and professional film/tv critic Emily St. James to talk about the BEST movies of 2022. We give out... more

03 Mar 2023 · 1 hour, 46 minutes
83. Willow (w/ John DeVore)

With the release of the Disney+ show set in the world of Andowyne, we figured it was time to revisit... more

17 Feb 2023 · 1 hour, 24 minutes
82. Inside Man (w/ Roxana Hadadi)

Who is the INSIDE MAN? We sit down with Roxana Hadadi (Vulture / New York Magazine) to discuss Spike Lee's... more

03 Feb 2023 · 1 hour, 20 minutes
81. Interstellar (w/ Jon Gabrus)

We hop into a black hole with Jon Gabrus (High & Mighty, Action Boyz, 101 Places to Party Before You... more

20 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 57 minutes
80. Minority Report (Reprise)

Join us for a re-release of our Minority Report episode from early 2020! We go running with Tom Cruise and... more

06 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 17 minutes
79. It's a Wonderful Life (w/ Emily St. James)

Join us and proverbial bringer-of-Christmas-cheer Emily St. James as we dive into Frank Capra's existentialist Christmas classic It's a Wonderful... more

23 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
78. Fight Club (w/ Brian Martinez)

We talked with Jack's inflamed sense of rejection and it told us to watch Fight Club with friend Brian Martinez,... more

09 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 26 minutes
77. Dogtooth (w/ Jack Draper)

We delve into fascism and parenting and fascist parenting with Jack Draper (Exiting Through the 2010s), talking about mechanisms of... more

25 Nov 2022 · 1 hour, 15 minutes
76. The Babadook (w/ Libby Hill)

Is it a bad book or the Ba-Ba-Doo-Doo-Doooooook?? We chat with Libby Hill (The Wrap) about Jennifer Kent's painful and... more

11 Nov 2022 · 1 hour, 13 minutes
75. The Exorcist (w/ Carly Severn)

It just so happens that one of us is probably possessed, and is in need of THE EXORCIST! Join us... more

28 Oct 2022 · 1 hour, 28 minutes
74. Bram Stoker's Dracula (w/ Bilge Ebiri)

Join us and Bilge Ebiri (New York Magazine / Vulture) to delve into Francis Ford Coppola's 1992 masterpiece. We discuss... more

14 Oct 2022 · 1 hour, 32 minutes
73. Return of the King (w/ Jamelle Bouie)

We are joined by Jamelle Bouie (NYTimes / Unclear and Present Danger Podcast) to discuss the conclusion to the Lord... more

30 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
72. The Two Towers (w/ Agnes Callard and Robin Hanson)

We sit down with Agnes Callard (Philosophy, Chicago) and Robin Hanson (Economics, GMU) to discuss the second installment in the... more

16 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 18 minutes
71. The Fellowship of the Ring (w/ Bennett Eckert and Rebecca Kuang)

Welcome to the start of our Lord of the Rings miniseries! We kick things off with the first film of... more

02 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 31 minutes
70. Jurassic Park

It's time to visit Jurassic Park (1994)! We discuss the tenuous relationship between science/art and commerce, while thinking about the... more

19 Aug 2022 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
69. Closer (w/ Carly Severn)

Join us and Carly Severn (KQED San Francisco) to talk about Mike Nichols' 2004, super emo and eminently re-watchable melodrama,... more

05 Aug 2022 · 1 hour, 45 minutes
68. North by Northwest (w/ Adam Kane)

Today we're joined by friend of the show Adam Kane to discuss Hitchcock's bombastic spy thriller North By Northwest! We... more

22 Jul 2022 · 1 hour, 21 minutes
67. Sully (w/ Chris Kaiser)

Join us to talk about the Miracle on the Hudson with friend Chris Kaiser (Columbia University / the podcast Said... more

08 Jul 2022 · 1 hour, 12 minutes
66. Repo Man (w/ Toby Levers)

The life of a repo man is intense, which is why we invited friend Toby Levers to join us to... more

24 Jun 2022 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
65. Friday Night Lights (w/ Edward Lewis)

It is with clear eyes and love in our hearts that we dive into this classic football parable from the... more

10 Jun 2022 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
64. Top Gun (w/ Sean Burns)

We stuff into a tiny F14 cockpit with Sean Burns (WBUR’s The ARTery) and fly into the danger zone to... more

27 May 2022 · 1 hour,
63. It Follows (w/ Alison Willmore)

Not to be downers, but, everything alive must die. This is something the kids from David Robert Mitchell's devastating horror... more

13 May 2022 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
62. National Treasure (w/ Keith Phipps)

We sit down with Nicolas Cage expert Keith Phipps (author of The Age of Cage) to discuss the second highest... more

29 Apr 2022 · 56 minutes
61. The Da Vinci Code (w/ Andrea Rosen)

Have you ever wondered whether a famous painting contained a clue to a mystery that, once revealed, would upend the... more

15 Apr 2022 · 1 hour, 30 minutes
60. Collateral (w/ Katie Walsh)

Join us and Katie Walsh (LA Times, Miami Nice) for one night in L.A. as we journey through deserted streets... more

01 Apr 2022 · 1 hour, 7 minutes
59. The First Annual Blobscars

Join us for a spoiler-free celebration of the very best films of 2021! We discuss our nominees and winners in... more

18 Mar 2022 · 1 hour, 59 minutes
58. Basic Instinct (w/ Matt Belenky)

Join us and Matt Belenky (Movie Talk Podcast) to dive headfirst into Paul Verhoven’s classic 90s erotic thriller! We try... more

04 Mar 2022 · 1 hour, 26 minutes
57. Twilight (w/ Matt Strohl)

What does it mean to say that a movie is so bad it's good? Is Twilight (2008) such a movie?... more

18 Feb 2022 · 1 hour, 57 minutes
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57. Twilight (w/ Matt Strohl)
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What does it mean to say that a movie is so bad it's good? Is Twilight (2008) such a movie? We sit... more