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Blank Check with Griffin & David
Blank Check with Griffin & David
Blank Check Productions

Not just another bad movie podcast, Blank Check reviews directors' complete filmographies episode to episode. Specifically, the auteurs whose early successes afforded... more

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College / Steamboat Bill, Jr. with John Hodgman

After his “blank check” for THE GENERAL bounced,  Buster Keaton found himself creatively and financially shackled. Thus, 1927’s COLLEGE lands... more

04 Jun 2023 · 2 hours, 23 minutes
Battling Butler / The General with Jamelle Bouie

One of narrative cinema’s earliest training sequences, and one of cinema’s most famous trains - that’s right, we’re covering Buster... more

28 May 2023 · 2 hours, 38 minutes
Seven Chances / Go West with Jamie Loftus

This week’s Keaton double feature sees our unflappable hero chased by two types of terrifying crowds: angry would-be brides, and... more

21 May 2023 · 2 hours, 18 minutes
Sherlock Jr. / The Navigator with James Urbaniak

Buster Keaton released two features in 1924 - “Sherlock Jr.”, a film that was considered a commercial disappointment at the... more

14 May 2023 · 2 hours, 21 minutes
Three Ages / Our Hospitality with Dana Stevens

The Great Stone Face…The Little Boy Who Couldn’t Be Damaged…whatever you call him, Buster Keaton is one of the most... more

07 May 2023 · 2 hours, 38 minutes
Yesterday with Zach Cherry

Our Danny Boyle series comes to an end with a mind-bending movie that dares to ask the question, “What if... more

30 Apr 2023 · 2 hours, 38 minutes
T2 Trainspotting with Scott Aukerman & Shaun Diston

First they were addicted to heroin, now they’re addicted to *nostalgia* (but also still heroin)! Danny Boyle returns to the... more

23 Apr 2023 · 2 hours, 24 minutes
Steve Jobs with Olivia Craighead

Calling all Sorkinistas - we’re walking, talking, and putting 1,000 songs in your pocket! Based on Walter Isaccson’s best-selling biography... more

16 Apr 2023 · 3 hours, 3 minutes
Trance with Nia DaCosta

Probably the only film in history to hinge on the shaving of pubic hair as crucial plot point, Danny Boyle’s... more

09 Apr 2023 · 2 hours, 12 minutes
127 Hours with Sean Clements

Welcome to another installment in the “If This Happened to Ben Hosley, It Wouldn’t Have Gone Down Like That” series... more

02 Apr 2023 · 2 hours, 39 minutes
Blank Check with Griffin & David
College / Steamboat Bill, Jr. with John Hodgman
Blank Check with Griffin & David