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CELLULOID CITIZENS

CELLULOID CITIZENS

By Sean M. Thompson
A podcast about film, with hosts Sean M. Thompson, and Brian O'Connell.
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S02 episode 52: POSSESSOR (part 1)
Gemma Files, Sean M. Thompson, and Chris Burke discuss POSSESSOR.
54:25
September 15, 2021
S02 episode 51: CHEAP THRILLS
Chris and Sean discuss CHEAP THRILLS.
01:10:01
September 1, 2021
S02 episode 50: HEREDITARY (part 2)
You know what it is. Listen.
45:30
August 29, 2021
S02 episode 50: HEREDITARY (part 1)
BIG MAMA NUMBER 50! The whole gang is here! Gemma, Brian, Sean, Charles, and Chris! We discuss HEREDITARY! NUMBER 50!!!
01:08:51
August 27, 2021
S02 episode 49: QUERELLE (part 2)
One must picture the universe expanding and contracting in a lustful hate death. Anyway, part 2 of the QUERELLE episode.
36:40
August 27, 2021
S02 episode 49: QUERELLE (part 1)
Brian, Sean, and Gemma discuss QUERELLE.
01:07:54
August 27, 2021
S02 episode 48: EYES WIDE SHUT (part 2)
Part 2 of the EYES WIDE SHUT episode.
57:42
August 25, 2021
S02 episode 48: EYES WIDE SHUT (part 1)
Brian and Sean discuss EYES WIDE SHUT.
01:01:04
August 20, 2021
S02 episode 47: MARATHON MAN
Chris and Sean discuss the 1976 film MARATHON MAN.
01:19:45
August 18, 2021
S2 episode 46: THE LOST BOYS
Brian and Sean discuss the 1987 film THE LOST BOYS.
01:25:40
August 13, 2021
S02 episode 45: PERSONAL SHOPPER
Chris and Sean discuss PERSONAL SHOPPER.
01:30:17
August 12, 2021
S02 episode 44: TROUBLE EVERY DAY (part 1)
Chris, Brian, and Sean discuss the 2001 film TROUBLE EVERY DAY.
01:09:58
August 6, 2021
Special Feature: THE GREEN KNIGHT
Sean discusses the recent film THE GREEN KNIGHT.
21:57
August 2, 2021
S02 episode 43: OPAL
Editor's note: this was supposed to be a mini episode, but ended up running long, so I figured screw it, release it as a full one. So here's Brian and Sean, episode 43, on OPAL.
49:09
August 2, 2021
S02 episode 42: MEMORIES OF MURDER (part 2)
Part 2 covering MEMORIES OF MURDER
59:22
July 30, 2021
S02 episode 42: MEMORIES OF MURDER (part 1)
Brian and Sean cover MEMORIES OF MURDER. 
01:06:39
July 28, 2021
S02 episode 41: THE HANDMAIDEN (part 2)
part 2 of THE HANDMAIDEN
01:29:07
July 16, 2021
S02 episode 41: THE HANDMAIDEN (part 1)
Gemma, Brian, and Sean discuss THE HANDMAIDEN.
01:02:33
July 14, 2021
S02 episode 40: FIGHT CLUB (part 2)
Do not talk about FIGHT CLUB.
51:35
July 10, 2021
S02 episode 40: FIGHT CLUB (part 1)
Brian and Sean discuss FIGHT CLUB.
54:16
July 7, 2021
S02 episode 39: PROXY
Chris and Sean discuss the 2013 film PROXY.
01:10:35
July 6, 2021
Special Feature: AMERICA: THE MOTION PICTURE
Sean gets drunk and talks about this stupid fucking movie.
34:07
July 4, 2021
S02 episode 38: SIGHTSEERS
Brian, Chris, and Sean discuss the 2012 film SIGHTSEERS.
01:26:41
July 2, 2021
S02 episode 37: THE APPLE (part 2)
Part 2 DO IT, DO IT, DO IT!
41:04
July 1, 2021
S02 episode 37: THE APPLE (part 1)
HEY HEY HEY, BIM'S ON THE WAY!
01:12:18
June 30, 2021
S02 episode 36: LAKE MUNGO
Gemma Files stops by to discuss LAKE MUNGO with Sean.
01:43:13
June 29, 2021
S02 episode 35: A DARK SONG (part 2)
Part 2 of the A DARK SONG episode.
01:18:21
June 25, 2021
S02 episode 35: A DARK SONG (part 1)
Chris, Brian, and Sean discuss A DARK SONG.
01:07:50
June 24, 2021
S02 episode 34: DRIVE (part 2)
Part 2 of the DRIVE episode with Brian, and Sean!
56:03
June 23, 2021
S02 episode 34: DRIVE (part 1)
Brian and Sean discuss the 2011 film, DRIVE.
01:06:53
June 22, 2021
Special Feature: THE LODGE
A very short solo episode with Sean covering the 2019 film THE LODGE.
16:10
June 21, 2021
S02 episode 33: CRASH (part 2)
Part 2 on CRASH.
55:16
June 18, 2021
S02 episode 33: CRASH (part 1)
Gemma, Chris, and Sean discuss the Cronenberg film CRASH. Not to be confused with the early version of the story Ballard wrote called CRASH!, which was a musical. 
01:18:05
June 18, 2021
S02 episode 32: LET'S SCARE JESSICA TO DEATH
Chris and Sean discuss the 1971 film LET'S SCARE JESSICA TO DEATH.
01:30:35
June 18, 2021
S02 episode 31: IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK
Brian and Sean discuss the film IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK.
55:39
June 14, 2021
S02 episode 30: THELMA (part 2)
Part 2 with Chris, Brian, and Sean, covering THELMA!
01:22:60
June 11, 2021
S02 episode 30: THELMA (part 1)
Another 3 host episode! This time Chris, Brian, and Sean discuss the 2017 film THELMA.
01:02:14
June 10, 2021
S02 episode 29: PREDATOR 2
Charles stops by to talk about PREDATOR 2 with Sean.
01:24:19
June 9, 2021
S02 episode 28: BROTHERHOOD OF THE WOLF
Gemma Files stops by again to discuss the 2001 film BROTHERHOOD OF THE WOLF (LE PACTE DES LOUPS).
01:26:46
June 4, 2021
S02 episode 27: ENTER THE VOID
Chris stops by to discuss ENTER THE VOID with Sean.
01:13:37
June 3, 2021
S02 episode 26: THE DEVILS (part 2)
Finishing up our talk of THE DEVILS, with Gemma, Brian, and Sean.
01:02:43
May 28, 2021
S02 episode 26: THE DEVILS (part 1)
Gemma, Brian, and Sean discuss the 1971 film THE DEVILS.
01:13:31
May 28, 2021
S02 episode 25: BLACK SEA
Brian and Sean cover BLACK SEA. (Note: this is an older episode recorded in 2020.)
46:07
May 26, 2021
S02 episode 24: IRREVERSIBLE
Brian and Sean discuss IRREVERSIBLE. 
01:36:52
May 26, 2021
S02 episode 23: CRUISING (part 2)
Part 2 of the discussion on CRUISING with Brian, Gemma, and Sean.
01:06:50
May 21, 2021
S02 episode 23: CRUISING (part 1)
Brian, Gemma, and Sean discuss CRUISING (1980). Enjoy!
01:04:28
May 21, 2021
S02 episode 22: THE FRIGHTENERS
Chris and Sean discuss the 1996 film THE FRIGHTENERS.
01:22:12
May 19, 2021
S02 episode 21: COFFEE AND CIGARETTES
Happy Birthday to Sean!
01:11:11
May 14, 2021
S02 episode 20: THE AMITYVILLE HORROR
Brian and Sean discuss the original AMITYVILLE HORROR.
01:28:31
May 13, 2021
S02 episode 19: COSMOPOLIS
Brian and Sean discuss COSMOPOLIS.
32:06
May 4, 2021
S02 episode 18: DIGGING UP THE MARROW
Chris stops by to discuss DIGGING UP THE MARROW with Sean.
52:17
April 30, 2021
S02 episode 17: BORDER
Brian and Sean discuss BORDER.
56:58
April 29, 2021
S02 episode 16.5: FIRE (POZAR)
Another mini episode! This time Sean and Brian discuss the short film FIRE (POZAR) by David Lynch.
13:51
April 29, 2021
S02 episode 16: AN EVENING WITH BEVERLY LUFF LINN
Brian and Sean discuss AN EVENING WITH BEVERLY LUFF LINN.
45:16
April 28, 2021
S02 episode 15: STALKER
Charles stops by to talk STALKER with Sean.
01:06:36
April 28, 2021
S02 episode 14: SHIRLEY
Brian and Sean discuss the film SHIRLEY.
01:01:25
April 27, 2021
S02 episode 13: ANGST
Brian and Sean discuss ANGST.
01:37:16
April 25, 2021
S02 episode 12: STRANGE DAYS
Gemma Files stops by to discuss STRANGE DAYS with Sean.
01:30:04
April 23, 2021
S02 episode 11: UNCUT GEMS
Brian and Sean discuss UNCUT GEMS. 
48:05
April 22, 2021
S02 episode 10: DARLING
Chris stops by to talk about DARLING with Sean.
55:12
April 22, 2021
S02 episode 9: HAPPY AS LAZZARO
Brian and Sean talk about HAPPY AS LAZZARO.
55:12
April 20, 2021
S02 episode 8: POINT BREAK
Charles stops by to talk with Sean about POINT BREAK.
01:01:40
April 16, 2021
S02 episode 7: THE LOVE WITCH
Brian and Sean cover the 2016 film THE LOVE WITCH.
01:02:58
April 14, 2021
S02 episode 6: STARFISH
Sean and Brian discuss the 2018 film STARFISH.
49:35
April 11, 2021
S02 episode 5: THE EMPTY MAN
New guest (slash cohost?) Chris Burke stops by to talk about the film THE EMPTY MAN.
01:25:20
April 7, 2021
S02 episode 4: SICARIO
Brian and Sean discuss the 2015 film SICARIO.
01:23:13
April 5, 2021
S02 episode 3: PROOF
Gemma Files stops by to talk about the 1991 film PROOF.
52:18
April 1, 2021
S02 episode 2.5: THE FALL
Brian and Sean cover the short film THE FALL by Jonathan Glazer.
21:34
March 26, 2021
S02 episode 2: UNDER THE SKIN
Brian and Sean cover UNDER THE SKIN.
01:13:14
March 25, 2021
S02 episode 1: THE SNOWMAN
Welcome to season 2! What's that? You had no idea this show was split into seasons? Well it is! And this is the beginning of season 2, and new cohosts! On this premier episode we are joined by none other than the one, the only, Charles Meyer. Marvel as we discuss this weird and bad film!
01:27:10
March 19, 2021
S01 episode 12: PREDATOR
Sean thought it would be funny to make Brian watch PREDATOR. And here we are!
01:03:09
March 11, 2021
S01 episode 11: BIRTH
Back like we never left, with an episode about Jonathan Glazer's BIRTH.
01:08:33
November 12, 2020
S01 episode 10: ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE
Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston star as Draculas.
31:42
July 17, 2020
S01 episode 8: BEASTS OF NO NATION
This episode we discuss the 2015 film BEASTS OF NO NATION, written and directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga. 
51:13
May 26, 2020
S01 episode 7: THE MAN WHO WASN'T THERE
We cover the Coen brothers film THE MAN WHO WASN'T THERE. It's a weird movie that talks about hair a lot.
50:01
May 18, 2020
S01 episode 6: A GOOFY MOVIE
Episode 6, a-hyuck.
54:08
May 2, 2020
S01 episode 5: NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN
This episode we discuss the film NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN.
01:02:07
April 20, 2020
S01 episode 4: INGRID GOES WEST
On episode 4 we discuss the film INGRID GOES WEST.
39:50
April 20, 2020
S01 episode 3: SUSPIRIA
This episode we cover the 2018 version of SUSPIRIA. 
01:27:27
April 20, 2020
S01 episode 2: ENEMY
Episode 2 of the show, we cover the film ENEMY.   Show notes:  1:39 FIRST REFORMED is discussed https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6053438/?ref_=fn_al_tt_ 1 8:33 VERTIGO is discussed https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0052357/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0  13:05 reference to a youtube video on ENEMY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v9AWkqRwd1I https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5wNsafEQ2A 16:40 Article on the film from VULTURE discussed https://www.vulture.com/2017/05/enemy-movie-ending-explained.html  18:57 TAXI DRIVER discussed https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0075314/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1  20:18 FIGHT CLUB is discussed https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0137523/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1  20:26 PRIMAL FEAR is discussed https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0117381/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0  21:40 FIRST REFORMED mentioned again  22:04 PERSONA is discussed https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0060827/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_2 27:04 BLADE RUNNER 2049 is discussed https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1856101/?ref_=fn_al_tt_4  27:18 SICARIO is discussed (spoilers) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3397884/?ref_=nm_flmg_dr_6  28:57 ARRIVAL is discussed https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2543164/?ref_=nm_flmg_dr_5  29:44 DUNE, the one directed by David Lynch, is discussed https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0087182/?ref_=fn_al_tt_2
31:56
April 20, 2020
S01 episode 1: PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE
On this episode of CELLULOID CITIZENS, Sean M. Thompson and Brian O'Connell discuss the 2019 film PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE. Show notes:  3:53 Carmen Maria Machado's memoir is discussed https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/4...  17:46 Podcast WEIRD STUDIES episode on UNDER THE SKIN discussed https://www.weirdstudies.com/40  18:33 CALL ME BY YOUR NAME discussed (spoilers) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5726616/...  27:58 FIRST REFORMED is discussed (spoilers) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6053438/...  38:33 THE AGE OF INNOCENCE discussed https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0106226/...  47:52 THE NIGHTINGALE is discussed (spoilers) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4068576/...  48:36 BEASTS OF NO NATION is discussed https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1365050/...
51:28
April 20, 2020