About the Show
Every week Jesse Owen and Nick Rodriguez discuss the latest Hollywood release that everyone is heading to the theaters to see! We always do this in 15 minutes or less and because we know how much you hate spoilers, we never spoil the film.
Episode 109: The Dark Tower
August 3rd, 2017 | 19 mins 35 secs
The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O'Dim, also known as the Man in Black. So it's up to Jesse and Nick to finish the fight!
Episode 108: Atomic Blonde
July 27th, 2017
21 mins 58 secs
atomic blonde, charlize theron, film gist, movie reviews, review
An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.
Episode 107: Dunkirk
July 21st, 2017
21 mins 47 secs
christoper nolan, dunkirk, film gist
Nick and Jesse plus Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.
Episode 106: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
July 19th, 2017
21 mins 22 secs
film, gist, podcast, review, valerian
A dark force threatens Alpha, a vast metropolis and home to species from a thousand planets. Special operatives Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.
Episode 105: Despicable Me 3
June 30th, 2017
14 mins 50 secs
despicable me 3, film gist, review
Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.
Episode 104: Spider-Man: Homecoming
June 29th, 2017
21 mins 36 secs
comic book movies, film gist, marvel, review, spider-man, tom holland
This is the character that started it all for us. Has the quality of the film improved? Listen and find out!
Episode 103: Baby Driver
June 28th, 2017
18 mins 57 secs
ansel elgort, baby driver, edgar wright, eiza gonzález, film gist, jamie foxx, jon hamm, kevin spacey, review
After Nick and Jesse have been coerced into working for a crime boss, they have to become getaway drivers and they find themselves taking part in a heist doomed to fail.
Episode 102: War for the Planet of the Apes
June 26th, 2017
12 mins 36 secs
andy serkis, film review, gist, matt reeves, nick rodriguez, war for the planet of the apes
Nick goes solo and helps Caesar wrestle with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. Oh and also review the final Planet of the Apes film!
Episode 101: Transformers: The Last Knight
June 21st, 2017
31 mins 53 secs
film, film gist, mark wahlberg, michael bay, review, transformers, transformers: the last knight
Jesse and Nick brave another one of these insulting Transformers films. Is this one finally worth it?
Episode 100: Cars 3
June 16th, 2017
23 mins 38 secs
armie hammer, cars, cars 3, inside out, nathan fillion, owen wilson, pixar, review, toy story
Nick and Jesse set out to prove to a new generation of podcasters that they are still the best in the world, all while helping Lightning McQueen set out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race car in the world.
Episode 99: Rough Night
June 15th, 2017
16 mins 57 secs
broad city, film, film gist, ilana glazer, jillian bell, kate mckinnon, movie, review, rough night, scarlett johansson, zoë kravitz
Nick and Jesse head to Miami when things go terribly wrong with a group of their best girlfriends who hire a male stripper for a bachelorette party. You'll have to listen to hear how it all turns out!
Episode 98: The Mummy(2017)
June 9th, 2017
24 mins 22 secs
film, gist, movies, review, russel crowe, the mummy review, tom curise
When an ancient princess is awakened it's up to Nick and Jesse to review her film and make sure everyone knows if they should be heading to the theaters this weekend to see The Mummy.
Episode 97: Wonder Woman
June 1st, 2017
23 mins 31 secs
chris pine, gal gadot, movie review, patty jenkins, review, wonder woman
Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. Before you head to the theater to see Wonder Woman, you have to listen to our spoiler-free review!
Episode 96: Summer Movie Wager - 2017
May 26th, 2017
19 mins 55 secs
2017, film gist, jesse owen, movie podcast, nick rodriguez, summer movie wager
Finally, the Film Gist Summer Movie Wager for 2017! How wrong are we so far?