InSession-Film-Patreon
Lost Password?

A password will be emailed to you. You will be able to change your password and other profile details once you have logged in.

Podcast: Hobbs & Shaw / Sword of Trust – Extra Film

Podcast: Hobbs & Shaw / Sword of Trust – Extra Film

This week on the InSession Film Podcast: Extra Film segment, Ryan and Jay talk about another odd pairing of films: the mega-blockbuster, Hobbs & Shaw, and the micro-indies, Sword of Trust!

The Fast and Furious franchise continues to up the level of ridiculousness. What started as a Point Break knockoff has become an epic, globetrotting series about super-powered cyborgs and world-threatening viruses. Hobbs & Shaw has cameos galore and its tongue firmly implanted in its cheek, but will the first F&F spin-off endear itself to fans of the franchise, or are The Rock and Jason Statham best as side dishes? Jay and Ryan have often praised bombastic blockbusters, so Hobbs & Shaw seems right up their alley, but the response may surprise you!

Then, the guys discuss Sword of Trust, a film addressing the current world of conspiracy theories and the self-justification of hate. Lynn Shelton has a very specific style and it isn’t for everyone, but there are undeniable sparks of brilliance in many of her films. Starring Marc Maron as a thrift store owner in flux, the film features a zany plot but a very subtle, grounded approach. Do those conflicting elements clash or create a bold experience? Listen to find out!

On that note, have fun with this week’s Extra Film segment and let us know what you think in the comment section below. Thanks for listening!

– Movie Review: Hobbs & Shaw (7:57)
Director: David Leitch
Writer: Chris Morgan (screenplay by), Drew Pearce (screenplay by), Chris Morgan (story by), Gary Scott Thompson (based on characters created by)
Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Idris Elba, Vanessa Kirby

– Movie Review: Sword of Trust (39:44)
Director: Lynn Shelton
Writer: Lynn Shelton, Mike O’Brien
Stars: Marc Maron, Jon Bass, Michaela Watkins, Jillian Bell

– Music
Next Level – A$ton Wyld
Alabama – Neil Young
The Return of the Eagle – Atli Örvarsson

We try to make this the best movie podcast we possibly can and we hope you enjoy them. Subscribe today on iTunes, Spotfiy or Stitcher, and please leave us a review on iTunes. You can also find us on Soundcloud, PlayerFM and TuneIn Radio as well. We really appreciate all your support of the InSession Film Podcast.

Subscribe to our Podcasts RSS
Subscribe to our Podcasts on iTunes
Listen on Spotify
Listen on Stitcher
Hobbs & Shaw / Sword of Trust – Extra Film

Mobile App

To hear this Extra Film episode and everything else we do, download our apps on the Amazon Market for Android and the Podcast Box app on IOS devices. The mobile app covers all of our main shows, bonus podcast’s and everything else relating to the InSession Film Podcast. Thanks for your wonderful support and listening to our show. It means the world to us!

Like this? Share it.

Related Posts

%d bloggers like this: