Film Gist

Movie Reviews in 10 minutes or less, and always spoiler free!

About the show

Every week Jesse Owen discusses the latest Hollywood release that everyone is heading to the theaters to see! We always do this in 10 minutes or less and because we know how much you hate spoilers, we never spoil the film.

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  • Episode 105: Despicable Me 3

    June 30th, 2017  |  14 mins 50 secs
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    Finally, the Film Gist Summer Movie Wager for 2017! How wrong are we so far?

  • Episode 95: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

    May 25th, 2017  |  11 mins 36 secs

    Nick helps Captain Jack Sparrow as he searches for the trident of Poseidon. This should be fun, right?

  • Episode 94: Baywatch

    May 23rd, 2017  |  23 mins 45 secs

    Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchanan butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay.

  • Episode 93: Alien: Covenant

    May 18th, 2017  |  19 mins 55 secs

    Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, members (Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup) of the colony ship Covenant discover what they think to be an uncharted paradise. Nick and Jesse take a look at the next installment in the Alien...

  • Episode 92: Bonus - Guardians Vol. 2 SPOILERS

    May 13th, 2017  |  25 mins 18 secs

    Get nerdy with Jesse! He takes a deep dive into Guardians Vol. 2 and uncovers what's deep in the film and what it means for the larger Marvel Cinematic Universe. Credits  Host Jesse Owen Editing done lovingly by Nick Rodriguez If you’d like to...

  • Episode 91: King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

    May 12th, 2017  |  10 mins 26 secs

    The first of a 5 movie franchise!? Woah, this one has to be good. Nick King Arthur: Legend of the Sword Credits  Hosts Nick Rodriguez Editing done lovingly by Nick Rodriguez If you’d like to advertise with us or sponsor the show please e mail:...

  • Episode 90: Snatched

    May 10th, 2017  |  19 mins 44 secs

    On a BONUS episode this week, Nick and special guest Fallon sit down to take a look at the newest film starring Amy Schumer, Snatched Credits  Hosts Nick Rodriguez and Fallon Moore Editing done lovingly by Nick Rodriguez If you’d like to...