Monday, August 2, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 79 - Directed by Dorothy Arzner: Merrily We Go to Hell & Dance, Girl, Dance



For this special episode Daniel is joined by Laura Cannon (host of the Fatal Femmes podcast) to discuss the only female director in the Hollywood studio system of the '30s and early '40s. Dorothy Arzner! Together they discuss two of her films Merrily We Go to Hell (1933) and Dance, Girl, Dance (1940), and then Laura lists her favorite female directors.

COBWEBS Ep. 78 - Remakes!: The Shop Around the Corner & You've Got Mail

It's the first installment of our on-going series on Remakes! This time Daniel is joined by his awesome wife Stefanie, as they discuss The Shop Around the Corner (1940) and it's remake You've Got Mail (1998). Warning: That '90s remake may not get as much love as you'd like it to, but we hope you still send someone a boutique of sharpened pencils!


Monday, July 19, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 77 - A Kubrick Odyssey: The Killing

This week Daniel is joined by F This Movie's Adam Riske to discuss the early career of Stanley Kubrick, focused on his Noir classic The Killing (1956). The guys talk about what makes this movie so great, more Stanley Kubrick and Sterling Hayden films, and.... The Tomorrow War?

Sunday, July 4, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 76 - ActionFest: Planning a 24 Hour Action Marathon!

Take your seats, it's time for ActionFest! For this very special episode, Daniel is joined by the host of the Film Feast Podcast, Matt Bledsoe, and the Doctor of Action himself, Michael Scott, to collaborate on programming one perfect Action Movie Marathon. We're talking 24 hours of '80s explosions, brutal Kung Fu, classical sword fights, and intense car chases. C'mon listeners, let's party!

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 75 - 4th of July!: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

For this 4th of July episode, Daniel is joined by Michael Scott, host of the Adkins Undisputed podcast, to discuss Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) and the career of Frank Capra. We will not yield!

Monday, June 21, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 74 - Stuff Bogie is Made Of: The Maltese Falcon


It's a Humphrey Bogart celebration! This week Daniel is joined by Candy "The Final Girl" Allison, host of the House That Screams Podcast, for a discussion on Bogie and The Maltese Falcon (1941).

Monday, June 14, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 73 - Top 5 Charlie Chaplin Movies!


This is a big one! This week Daniel is joined again by Keith Rich to discuss everybody's favorite silent film Tramp. Charlie Chaplin! Daniel & Keith each give their top 5 films by Chaplin and discuss what they love about them along the way.


Tuesday, June 8, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 72 - Hitchcock Appears: The Lady Vanishes

At last, Hitchcock appears on Cobwebs! But a lady does the opposite. This week Daniel is joined by Robb Antequera (The Cinema Drunkie), host of the Action Drunkies Podcast, to discuss the early Hitchcock thriller The Lady Vanishes (1938).

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 71 - Gary Cooper Westerns!: High Noon & Man of the West

Saddle up, folks! For this special episode Daniel is joined by host of The Terror Table podcast Mitch Oliver as they force good friend of the show Cris Hurtado (host of the Inside the Sequel podcast) to watch some classic Gary Cooper Westerns. Together they discuss High Noon (1952) and Man of the West (1958). Can Cris learn to love these cowboys? Tune in to find out...


Monday, May 24, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 70 - A Southern Gothic Lobotomy: Suddenly, Last Summer


Get ready for everything you wanted to know about psychosurgery but were afraid to ask! This week Daniel is joined by good friend of the show Carmelita Valdez to talk about the Tennessee Williams southern gothic melodrama Suddenly, Last Summer (1959). Prepare for a deep dive discussion into Elizabeth Taylor, Katherine Hepburn, and brutal lobotomies.