The After Watch

The After Watch

By The After Watch
Part of the fun in watching TV and movies is the FULL SPOILER conversation they start afterward. Join these two friends as they weigh in on what they love and hate in what they've been watching.
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Episode 77: A Discussion on Christian Cinema
LeVar and Phil joined by friend to the podcast, Caterina, talk about the state of Christian movies today.  They dive deep into what it means to make a faith-based movie and the difficulties surrounding them.    What do you think about Christian movies?  Do you have any recommendations? Let us know what you think by: Twitter: @after_watch Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
40:41
January 20, 2020
Episode 76: The Farewell - Lie to Life
In this episode, Phil and LeVar speak about The Farewell, a comedy drama about a family wanting the best for their terminally - ill grandmother, decide to keep her in the dark about how long she has to live.   This beautiful, independent-looking film examines themes of family, death, and doing things for the greater good.  Have you seen the Farewell.  Let us know what you think. Twitter: @after_watch Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
21:34
January 13, 2020
Episode 75: Upcoming 2020 Movies TRAILER REVIEW - Hope on the Horizon?
2020 is upon us and there are a lot of movies to watch! Phil and LeVar invite special friend to the podcast, Caterina, to join us in giving our impressions on some 2020 movie trailers.   We also breakdown what we are most excited to see this year. Movies talked about:  MARVEL'S, Black Widow   DISNEY'S Mulan (Live-action)  DC's Wonder Women 1984  New James Bond Movie, No Time to Die  Birds of Prey Movie (Harley Quinn Movie)  Ghostbusters: Afterlife  PIXAR'S, Onward  DC ANIMATED movie, Super-man: Red Son  Ryan Reynolds, Free Guy Any movies you want to see in 2020?  Let us know what you think by:  Twitter: @after_watch  Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
54:45
January 6, 2020
Episode 74: Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker *SPOILER REVIEW*
Join Phil and LeVar as they take a deep dive into the final installment of the Skywalker saga.  Do they hate it? Do they love it? Or is the movie more like clouds on a windy day, just passing overhead with no impact, direction or purpose? Let us know what you think. Twitter: @after_watch Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
52:30
December 30, 2019
Episode 73: Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker **NON-SPOILER REVIEW**
LeVar and Phil are joined by friend of the podcast, Daniela, as they tackle talking about STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER.  This is a NON-SPOILER REVIEW OF THE MOVIE.  Not a typical After Watch conversation but helpful all the same as we give out initial impressions of the movie.   Join the conversations.  What did you think of Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker?   Did you love it or hate it? Let us know: By Twitter: @after_watch By Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
19:28
December 24, 2019
Episode 72: Star Wars VII, VIII, IX - Does STAR WARS Have A Political Agenda?
AAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHH YEEEEEEEEAAAAAAAAAAH! Its a Six Cents Report (Darnell Samuels and Joel Nikoloff) and After Watch crossover. Both duos come together to form the super group, The Sixth Watch.   The guys tackle the in light of STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER coming out, does the new STAR WARS franchise have promote a certain political agenda? What do you think, has STAR WARS become political? Let us know: By Twitter: @after_watch By Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me If you want to reach out to the Six Cents Report: By Twitter: @SixCentsReport Joel Nicoloff's Twitter: @tjoeln39 Darnell Samuels' Twitter: @dogudda_darnell Podcast: https://www.sixcentsreport.com/
1:55:51
December 16, 2019
Episode 71: TRUE HOT TAKES - Batman Casting & Marvel Oscar Nominations
In TRUE HOT TAKE fashion, the guys speak about recent comic book movie news.   LeVar and Phil talk about casting for the new Batman franchise, starring Robert Patterson, and what they think about Colin Farrell or Jonah Hill playing the Penquin, Zoey Kravitz, not Zoe Saldana, playing Catwomen, and Andy Serkis playing Alfred Pennyworth!?  They also dive in to the merits of Marvel looking for Oscar nominations for Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame and other recent Marvel movies. What did you think of about Marvel movies getting Oscar nods?  Let us know:   By Twitter: @after_watch  By Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
19:12
December 11, 2019
Episode 70: Arctic - The Mad Journey of a Rescuer
In this episode of the After Watch, Phil interviews LeVar about his viewing of the survival-thriller called Arctic, starring Mads Mikkelsen.  Listen as the guys dive deep in this well-crafted film and its interesting themes of man versus nature and the motivation to survive.  What did you think of Arctic?  Let us know: By Twitter: @after_watch By Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
19:03
December 10, 2019
Episode 69: Shadow (Ying) - A Shadow Steps into the Light (Netflix)
Phil and LeVar talk about the beautiful Netflix movie, Shadow, directed by Yimou Zhang, director and writer for Hero (2002), House of Flying Daggers (2004) and Curse of the Golden Flower (2006). The movie stars Chao Deng, Li Sun, Ryan Zheng.   Listen in as the guy's talk of the shadowy strategic maneuverings of a General and a King as they plot their next move in the 3 Kingdoms era, not knowing that a shadow has plans of its own.  What did you think of Shadow?  Let us know: By Twitter: @after_watch By Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
52:32
December 3, 2019
Episode 68: The King (Netflix) - A King Has No Friends
Phil and LeVar talk about the beautiful Netflix movie, The King, starring Timothée Chalamet.   Listen in as the guys talk about a disgraced prince that becomes a warrior king, struggling to unite England whilst not knowing who to trust. What did you think of The King?  Let us know: By Twitter: @after_watch By Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
26:19
November 25, 2019
Episode 67: El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (Netflix) - It's better to make decisions for yourself.
Phil and LeVar talk about the Breaking Bad movie, El Camino, directed by show runner, Vince Gilligan.  We see the aftermath of the Breaking Bad series as we follow Jesse Pinkman's desperate journey to a new life and restoration.  The big question we answer with this western-esque story is, can someone who hasn't seen the series Breaking Bad appreciate it? What did you think of El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie?  Let us know: By Twitter: @after_watch By Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
30:11
November 19, 2019
Episode 66: Motherless Brooklyn - I Got Threads In My Head!
Phil and LeVar talk about the Film Noir-esque, Motherless Brooklyn, directed and starring the talented, Edward Norton. He is joined by Alec Baldwin, Bruce Willis, up and coming UK talent, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, and a cadre of New York theatre actors.  Listen in as he guys try to untangle the multiple threads this film presents. Have you seen Motherless Brooklyn? Let us know what you think. Twitter: @after_watch Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me 
34:52
November 11, 2019
Episode 65: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Final Trailer - Reactions and Thoughts
Phil and LeVar acknowledge the ability of Lucasfilm and Big Brother, Disney, in making great trailers filled with heart and nostalgia, bamboozling audiences to watch their movies.  Dang!  It was a good trailer.
31:47
November 7, 2019
Episode 64: Bloodshot Trailer Reactions and Thoughts
The experiment continues.  Phil and LeVar take in the new Bloodshot trailer starring Vin Diesel.  Yes, it's still about...family and bullets. 
10:01
November 7, 2019
Episode 63: 6 Underground Trailer (Netflix) Reaction and Thoughts
Something a little different as Phil and LeVar recorded a live reaction to Ryan Reynold's new Netflix movie, 6 Underground. 
07:33
November 7, 2019
Episode 62: Spider-Man: Far From Home - Missing the Mysterio of Spider-man
Phil has finally gotten around to seeing Spider-Man: Far From Home, the first Marvel movie after Avengers: Endgame. LeVar and Phil speak about the pleasant surprise of this entry into the Marvel cinematic universe. What did you think of Spider-man: Far From Home?  Let us know by: Twitter: @after_watch Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
19:31
November 4, 2019
Episode 61: The Spy (Netflix) - Who are you really?
Phil and LeVar dive into the Netflix mini-series, The Spy starring Sacha Baron Cohen.   Based on true events, we learn what it takes and what one can loose in the spy business.  What did you think about the Spy?  Let us know by: Twitter: @after_watch Email: THeafterwatch@pm.me
23:06
October 28, 2019
Episode 60: Stranger Things - Season 3
LeVar, Phil and Joel (from the six cents report) talk about the Netflix phenomenon of Stranger Things.  They go into their thoughts on the series in general and then focus in on season 3. What did you think of Stranger Things Season 3?  Let us know what you think: By Twitter: @after_watch Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me If you want to know more about the Six Cents Report, Follow/Reach Joel: By Twitter: @SixCentsReport Email: sixcentsreport@gmail.com Website: www.sixcentsreport.com
47:41
October 21, 2019
Episode 59: Marvel Films - Love 'em or Hate 'em? Martin Scorsese's HOT TAKE on Marvel Movies
LeVar and Phil weigh in on Martin Scorsese's comments about the Marvel cinematic universe. Do you agree with Martin Scorsese?  Do you like Marvel films? Let us know by: Twitter: @after_watch Email: Theafterwatc@pm.me
20:22
October 16, 2019
Episode 58: Joker - HA HA HA HA HA!
Phil and LeVar welcome Joel from the Six Cent Report to discuss the controversial film, JOKER with Joaquin Pheonix.  Join us as we briefly look at the concerns surrounding the movie's release and do a deep dive into the film. What did you think about JOKER?  Let us know On Twitter: @after_watch By Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me Follow Joel and the Six Cents Report: On Twitter: @SixCentsReport Website: www.sixcentsreport.com Email: sixcentsreport@gmail.com
1:07:28
October 14, 2019
Episode 57: Godzilla: King of Monsters - A Good Ol' Fashioned Monster Rumble!
LeVar and Phil talk about a much-anticipated movie for them both this past summer, Godzilla: King of Monsters.  LeVar hates on Mothra, Phil struggles with the rating movies, and they both agree that the monster battles were great. Listen in as the guys deeply reflect on the merits and failures of this movie. Let us know what you think, did you like Godzilla: King of Monsters?  Reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch Email: Theafterwatch@pm.me
25:35
October 4, 2019
Episode 56: Hobbs and Shaw - Black Superman, What!?
LeVar and Phil talk about the Fast and Furious franchise spin-off movie, Hobbs and Shaw.   Listen in as the guys wax eloquent about its themes of family ('mi familia'), reconciliation and explosions. What do you all think about Hobbs and Shaw?  How great was Idris Alba in this movie?  Is this a great new franchise or a one movie wonder?  Let us know what you think, you can reach us below: Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me Twitter: @after_watch
21:55
September 27, 2019
Episode 55 - Lion King (2019) - 'Everything looked great...until the animals started talking.'
What involves a Kings, a 'coming-of-age' story, Africa, a Warthog, a Meerkat and Lions?  The Lion King that's what!  LeVar and Phil discuss the new 'live-action' adaptation of Lion King,  starring  Donald Glover. Beyonce, James Earl Jones, Seth Rogan and Chiwetel Ejiofor.   Listen in as the guys reminisce about another old Disney movie and compare how his adaptation adds up - in song! Have you seen Lion King?  Do you agree with Levar.  Let us know what you think by: Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me Twitter: @after_watch
21:15
September 20, 2019
Episode 54 - Aladdin (2019) - It's A Whole New Live Action World!
LeVar (BlackBatMan) and Phil (YaBoyWonder!) discuss the new live-action adaptation of Aladdin,  starring  Will Smith, Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott and directed no less by Guy Ritchie.  Listen in as the guys reminisce about the old Disney movie and compare how his adaptation adds up. Have you seen Aladdin?  Let us know what you think by:  Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me Twitter: @after_watch
20:05
September 13, 2019
Episode 53: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Trailer - The Rise of Reactions!
Phil and LeVar reflect, pontificate, and predict the illustrious or disastrous future of Star Wars.   Well.... We just talk about Star Wars since a new trailer for the Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker came out at San Diego Comic Con (or D23 as LeVar mentions).  #redemptionforFinn #JediFinn What do you all think about the new Star Wars Trailer?  Hopeful? Depressed?  Let us know by:  Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me Tweeter: @after_watch
26:47
September 11, 2019
Episode 52: Bad Boys for Life Trailer - We Baaaaaaad Boys For Life!
The first trailer for the upcoming third installment to the Bad Boys franchise, Bad Boys For Life, dropped recently.   Phil and LeVar decided take a moment to quickly discuss it and its television spin-off,  LA's Finest. What do you guys think about the new Bad Boy's for Life Trailer?.  Let us know by: Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me Tweeter: @after_watch
15:50
September 8, 2019
Episode 51: A Quick Watch - The After Watch Returns!
Hide your cookies the After Watch is BACK!  After some time off,  LeVar and Phil come together to talk about movie news and trailers that have come out during the time they were away. Movie News Addressed: - The Picard trailer  - Mahershala Ali is the new Blade - Thor: Love and Thunder - Kevin Feige mentions that Fantastic Four and X-men movies are on the way - D23 Marvel News - New Dr.Strange movie, Wandavision show, Falcon and Winter Soldier show, Black Widow show - Star Wars News; The Mandalorian, Prequel to Rogue one, Season 7 of Clone Wars, Obi-wan series  - Netflix He-Man series produced by Kevin Smith What did you think about the news we addressed?  Have you seen the trailers/TV shows we talked about?  Let us know what you think, you can reach us below: Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me Tweet: @after_watch
41:32
September 6, 2019
Episode 50: SPECIAL - 50 Watches Later
The guys made it!  50 After Watches later, LeVar and Phil take some time to talk about their most influential movies and TV shows on this 50th anniversary special.  Phil gushes over Alfred Hitchcock's,  Rear Window.  LeVar reminisces about The Green Pastures and Bob Ross', The Joy of Painting, and Phil takes another opportunity to voice his great love of anime in speaking about Cowboy Bebop.  Join the guys as the talk what has left a lasting impression on them.   50 listens later, what movies would you like us to tackle?  Have you seen the movies/TV shows we talked about?  Let us know what you think, you can reach us below:  Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me  Tweet: @after_watch
57:55
June 15, 2019
Episode 49: MEGA Hot Takes: HITS and MISSES for 2019/2020
Part of the fun of being avid movie watchers is talking about what's coming next in theatres.  Phil and LeVar fire through their thoughts on upcoming movies in 2019 - 2020.   Listen to the guys as they discuss what movie news has come out and the hottest of takes on upcoming movies. Episode Topics: - Tom and Jerry - and Phil's admission of movies he hasn't seen - Terminator: Dark Fate - Christopher Nolan's new movie, Tenant - The new Batman - Robert Patterson - The Sparkle Knight Hits and Misses of upcoming movies for 2019/2020: > Toy Story 4 > Rambo: Last Blood > The Addams Family - Animated movie > Maleficent: Mistress of Evil > Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker > Bad Boys for Life > Sonic the Hedgehog > Godzilla vs. Kong > Mulan (Live action) >  G.I. Joe 3: Ever Vigilant > Quiet Place Sequel > Top Gun: Maverick > Ghostbusters 3 > Bob's Burgers movie > Bill and Ted Face the Music What are you excited to see? Let us know what you think, you can reach us below:  Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me  Tweet: @after_watch 
34:36
June 7, 2019
Episode 48: Paul, Apostle of Christ - Listen for the Christian Easter Eggs!
LeVar and Phil talk about the Christian movie, Paul, Apostle of Christ, a movie set when the Christian church was being persecuted in Rome.  Continuing their desire to talk about better Christian movies, Paul, Apostle of Christ, provided an interesting discussion about its themes and adapting Christian material for the big screen.   Listen in as the guys dive deep into this movie.   What did you think about the Paul, Apostle of Christ?  Let us know by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me  
23:41
May 31, 2019
Episode 47: Spring Hot Takes For Summer Movies - GODZILLA, DISNEY and X-MEN!
Phil and LeVar tackle some spring trailers for upcoming movies.  Listen to the guys as they discuss what movies they are excited about this coming summer. Episode Topics: - Godzilla: The King of the Monsters - Lion King - Aladdin - Men in Black: International - Shaft - X-men: Dark Phoenix Do you agree with us? Let us know what you think, you can reach us below:  Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me  Tweet: @after_watch 
22:54
May 24, 2019
Episode 46: SPECIAL - Avengers: Endgame - A Three Hour Trip Down Memory Lane
It's the finally here!  The culmination of 10 years worth of superhero movies.   Phil And LeVar talk about the monumental, Avengers: Endgame.  How does this movie conclude Avengers: Infinity War and three phases of marvel movies?   Does is stick the landing?  Hear the guys 'speak their minds' about this movie and their varying takes on it in this extended episode.        Let us know what you think about Avengers:Endgame, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
1:08:41
May 17, 2019
Episode 45: Aquaman - A Weird, Underwater, STAR WARS Epic!
**Note: Apologies, there were some volume difficulties with is recording.  Completely listenable, just need to turn up the volume** Phil And LeVar talk about the eclectic  movie, Aquaman, and DC's foray into comic insanity with this movie directed by Fast and Furious', Jeremy Lin.  They give a lot more thought about this movie than it deserves.  Hear the guys talk about what they LOVE and HATE with this movie.        What did you think about Aquaman, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
20:12
May 10, 2019
Episode 44: Shazam! - A light-hearted DC movie!?
Phil And LeVar talk about the fun DC movie, Shazam, and DC's departure from the dark and gritty  to the fun and comedic in this spring superhero blockbuster.  How does this movie stack up with other DC movies?   Also, hear the guys 'speak their minds' about superhero movies in general.        Let us know what you think of Shazam and superhero movies, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
26:07
May 3, 2019
Episode 43: Hot Takes - Excited about John Wick 3, Hobbs and Shaw, Stranger Things, and Cowboy Bebop!
Phil and LeVar tackle more entertainment news and trailers for movies coming up this year.  Listen to the guys as they discuss what shows/movies they are excited about. Episode Topics: - John Wick 3 trailer - Hobbs & Shaw trailer - Stranger Things 3 trailer - Netflix Cowboy Bebop Cast News Do you agree with us? Let us know what you think, you can reach us below:  Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me  Tweet: @after_watch 
32:59
April 26, 2019
Episode 42: The Case For Christ: You're Cheating On Me With Jesus!
In this Good Friday episode, Levar and Phil talk about the Christian movie, The Case for Christ.  They had a good time with this film and it inspired a lot of good discussions about Christian movie troupes, the presentation of Christianity and storytelling.  Is this movie the new bar for Christian movies?   Listen in as the guys dive deep into this film.   What did you think about the Case for Christ?  Let us know by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
31:47
April 19, 2019
Episode 41: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker - I thought I was out, but they pulled me back in.
LeVar and Phil talk about the recently released teaser for Episode IX, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.  Listen in as the guys speak about their speculations, fears, and aspirations with this coming movie. What did you think of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker trailer.  Let us know what you think, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me  
19:44
April 16, 2019
Episode 40: Kong: Skull Island - Don't Pick Fights on Monkey Island!
Jump into the conversation with LeVar and Phil as they talk about the themes, location and characters of Kong: Skull Island.  They dive a little deeper into this action movie.  It may not be fully merited for a popcorn flick, but the guys have a good time discussing it anyway. Have you seen Kong: Skull Island ?  Let us know what you think, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
22:10
April 12, 2019
Episode 39: I'm In Love With A Church Girl - but not with this movie
LeVar and Phil talk about the movie, I'm in love with a Church Girl.  There are a lot of problems with this movie, which made the Christian Mingle movie look like a masterpiece.  Listen in as the guys try to speak as graciously as they can about this troubled "Christian" film. Did you fall for I'm In Love With A Church Girl, let us know by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
32:26
April 5, 2019
Episode 38: Titans - (Teen) Titans GO!
Phil And LeVar talk about another comics adaptation that has been brought to Netflix, the dark and gritty Titans.   We do a deep dive into this series and its implications in the Batman universe.    Also, hear Phil's opinion on the best live action Spider-man movie.  Let us know what you think of Titans, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
25:20
March 29, 2019
Episode 37: Trailer's Hot Takes - SUPERHERO News Extravaganza
Phil and LeVar tackle some entertainment news and rumors in the movie industry right now.  Listen to the guys as they discuss current movies trailers and rumors. Episode Topics: - Arrow's lasts season - Black Widow stand alone movie - Avengers: Endgame trailer  - Aladdin Trailer - Who could play the genie other than Will Smith? - Suicide Squad 2 replacing Will Smith with Idris Alba - New Spawn movie directed by comic book creator Todd McFarlene - Micheal B. Jordan as Superman Do you agree with us? Let us know what you think, you can reach us below: Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me Tweet: @after_watch 
31:15
March 25, 2019
Episode 36: Umbrella Academy - The X-Men With Daddy Issues
The guys talk about the Netflix adaptation of the Umbrella Academy.   LeVar comes at this episode as a fan of the graphic novels and Phil is not a fan of them at all, which led to a well-rounded discussion of this series and adaptation in general.  Hear Phil and LeVar debate and discuss the merits of this show. Let us know what you think of Umbrella Academy, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
35:52
March 22, 2019
Episode 35: I, Tonya & Close - Talkin' bout Figure Skating, of the Lady Variety.
LeVar and Phil speak about the quirky Coen Brothers-like docu-drama, I, Tonya, starring Margot Robbie, and Noomi Repace's Netflix thriller, Close.  Join the guys as they dig deep into this controversial time in figure skating history and an action movie with a compelling female lead fighting corporate schemes and family dysfunction.   Let us know what you think, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
28:34
March 15, 2019
Episode 34: Solo: A Star Wars Story - Han Learns to Shoot First.
LeVar and Phil talk about the Star Wars universe again as their attention to Solo: A Star Wars Story.  At the time of its release, it was spoken about as a failure coming out after the controversial Last Jedi, even prompting Bob Iger to delay upcoming Star Wars projects to reassess Disney's strategy with the franchise.  Was it really that bad?  Listen in as the guys reflect on the merits and failures of this film.   Let us know what you think, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
30:53
March 8, 2019
Episode 33: A Quiet Place - Shhhhhhhhh
LeVar and Phil speak quietly about John Krasinski's, A Quiet Place.  The guys are a little late to the party concerning this well-liked horror movie, but with their previous conversation on Birdbox, they thought it would be good to talk about a movie with a similar concept.     Listen closely as they discuss this great suspenseful movie.  Note: LeVar and Phil do speak at a normal volume for the entirety of the podcast. Quietly let us know what you think, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
28:31
March 1, 2019
Episode 32: The Best DC And MARVEL Animated Movies
The guys tackle the age-old question, what are the best-animated superhero movies?  Listen in as LeVar and Phil discuss and debate this most important of questions. For more animated Superhero content, give Episode 6 and 25 a listen as we talk about 2 of our favorite animated movies, Batman Beyond: The Return of the Joker and Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse. Let us know what you think, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
32:44
February 22, 2019
Episode 31: Netflix Docs: India's Daughter & Floyd Norman, An Animated Life
LeVar and Phil speak about a couple of documentaries on Netflix in this episode.  We tackle a documentary about the social-cultural change that swept through India following a chilling assault and murder of a Medical Student, and one about Disney's first black animator, Floyd Norman. Have you seen these documentaries? Let us know what you think, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
22:46
February 15, 2019
Episode 30: Star Wars: The Last Jedi pt.2 - A Star Wars Rant
In talking about movies, there are always movies that come back up for discussion.  The controversial Last Jedi seems to be one of those movies.  Listen to LeVar and Phil sound off again on the Star Wars universe and The Last Jedi. 
31:52
February 9, 2019
Episode 29: The Haunting of Hill House - the spooky 'This Is Us'
LeVar and Phil speak about the spooky Netflix show, The Haunting of Hill House.  This emotional, tense, and beautiful show teaches you to believe your kids when they talk about ghosts, don't go into houses where all the windows light up at the same time, and the importance resolving family issues.  @after_watch theafterwatch.pm.me
39:26
February 1, 2019
Episode 28: Why Is Young Justice Soooooo Good?
Young Justice is back with season 3 this year.  In light of this new season, LeVar and Phil talk about why this series is so good in general and reminisce  about some of the great episodes from previous seasons.   Have you seen the show? How is the new season? Let us know what you think, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
27:50
January 25, 2019
Episode 27: Paprika - My Dream Anime
One of our goals has been to talk more about anime (Ok, it mostly Phil's goal).  LeVar and Phil speak about the late Satoshi Kon's psychological thriller, Paprika.   We also talk about anime live action adaptations and the news of a Cowboy Bebop adaptation being made. Have you seen this movie?  DO you love anime? Let us know what you think, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
30:14
January 18, 2019
Episode 26: Birdbox, Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle and Widows - A Blindfolded Jungle Heist Weekend
LeVar and Phil speak about a couple movies on Netflix in this episode. We tackle the much talked about thriller, Birdbox, Andy Serkis' gritty Jungle Book movie, Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle, and Steve McQueen's latest movie, Widows. Have you seen these movie? Let us know what you think, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
32:17
January 11, 2019
Episode 25: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse - Spider-man movies are BACK, baby!
LeVar and Phil discuss Sony's foray into the Marvel universe with the animated film, Spider-man: Into the Spider-Verse.  Hear them discuss the highs and lows of this stylish take on Spider-man.   Just to be super clear, we really liked this movie. Have you seen this movie? Let us know what you think, reach us '@after_watch' on twitter. 
36:11
January 4, 2019
Episode 24: Ralph Breaks the Internet
LeVar talks to Phil about Disney's sequel to Wreck It Ralph, Ralph Breaks the Internet. Phil loves talking animation so take a listen as he recounts his watching of this movie over the past holiday season.  Let us know what you think and what movies you want us to talk about: Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me  Twitter: @after_watch
32:14
December 28, 2018
Episode 23: A Public Service Announcement
A SPECIAL PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT from episode 22, Christian Mingle The Movie.
00:16
December 21, 2018
Episode 22: Christian Mingle: The Movie - Isn't That A Website?
LeVar and Phil take a look at the Christian Mingle, the movie not the website. Full of intrigue and deception, this movie is a about a young women looking for the love of a good man and decides to get dates using Christian Mingle, even though she has no interest in Christianity. Hear what we have to say about this romantic comedy that's light on fun, big on cringe, with a healthy dollop of faith talk. Take a listen and let us know what you think, reach us '@after_watch' on twitter or email us at TheAfterWatch@pm.me
42:54
December 21, 2018
Episode 21: SURPRISE HOT TAKE! Trailer Reaction and Fan Question
Time for some extra hot take action! In this surprise episode we look at Captain Marvel's second trailer and the Avengers 4 trailer. Also, we respond to a twitter question on Thanos' motivation in Infinity War. Let us know what you think, you can reach us below: Email: TheAfterWatch@pm.me Tweet: @after_watch
31:47
December 18, 2018
Episode 20: The Girl With All Gifts ......and Poor Eating Habits.
LeVar and Phil talk about the Netflix movie, The Girl with all the Gifts, a spin on the traditional zombie movie. A scientist and a teacher living in a dystopian future embark on a journey of survival with a zombie girl named Melanie. Let us know what you think, reach us '@after_watch' on twitter.
29:46
December 14, 2018
Episode 19: Risen - Is There A Difference Between Christian Movies and Bible Movies?
The After Watch Men Dem take a look at Risen, a movie about the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ taken from the viewpoint of Centurion investigating Jesus' disappearance after his burial. The guys also discuss how Christian Movies and Bible Movies differ. Let us know what you think, reach us '@after_watch' on twitter.
32:10
December 7, 2018
Episode 18: Marvel's Netflix Part 2 - Yeah, We Still Talking Marvel's Netflix
We continue our conversation on Marvel's Netflix series. This time we take a look at Iron Fist season 2 (BOOO!), Jessica Jones season 2 (BOOO!) and Daredevil season 3 (YAAAAAAAH!).
42:18
November 30, 2018
Episode 17: Arrival - Aliens and Humans Bond Over Language. It's Actually An Interesting Movie.
LeVar and Phil discuss the movie Arrival and its themes, trying to dive deep into this intriguing sci-fi mystery about communication. *Note: There is a slight background sound that I couldn't get rid of, but still worth the listen.
34:39
November 23, 2018
Episode 16: Hot Takes Three - Third Times The Charm
Our third HOT TAKES episode where we attempt to talk about several different movies and shows. Today we talk the Kung-Fu classic Flying Guillotine and the Jamaican invasion of Luke Cage Season 2.
31:59
November 16, 2018
Episode 15: Marvel's Netflix Shows - Yeah Yeah Another Ep about Marvel stuff... but it's a good one
We've already looked at the cinematic Marvel universe, now we look at the Marvel shows on Netflix. We cover (Season One of Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, Punisher, Iron Fist, and Defenders. Daredevil S1 & 2.) At the time of this recording, many of the follow-up seasons were not out yet. Stay tuned for part two of this conversation.
32:33
November 9, 2018
Episode 14: Black Panther - Rhinoceros and Panthers and Colonizers, OH MY!
Overhyped? Oscar worthy? or just another Marvel movie? We take a deep dive into the cinematic story of Marvel's Black Panther movie.
47:50
November 2, 2018
Episode 13: Star Wars The Last Jedi - And Probably The Last Star Wars Movie We'll Be Watching.
Yeah, we know it's almost been a year since this movie dropped. We still decided to add our voices to the choir of those with strong opinions on this movie.
40:05
October 26, 2018
Episode 12: Mission Impossible Fallout - On Cruise Control
The sixth installment in the MI series starring Tom Cruise and Ving Rhames. Phil and LeV debate how good this movie is, where it rates among the other Mission Impossible Movies and the numerous types of chase scenes in this movie (car, boat, helicopter, motorcyle, on foot etc). Enjoy!
33:40
October 19, 2018
Episode 11: Hot Takes Part Deux - Sorry To Bother You, Bright, Incredibles 2, After Earth
Phil and LeVar give some quick reviews on Sorry to Bother You, Bright, Incredibles 2 and After Earth.
39:26
October 16, 2018
Episode 10: Hot Takes pt. 1 - Ugh, Jurassic World and Annihilation
Back again Phil & LeVar attempt to do quick reviews on a handful of movies/shows they've seen since being away, but only gets through two.
31:28
October 15, 2018
Episode 9: Avengers: Infinity War - Not Enough Body bags
In this latest episode of The After Watch, LeVar and Phil talk about 2018's Avengers Infinity War and how wrong Phil was in his predictions about this movie.
54:38
August 28, 2018
Episode 8: Thor Ragnorak . . . It Doesn't Matter!
We have a quick discussion on another Marvel movie, Thor Ragnarok, the third in that franchise. Hope you enjoy the episode.
36:34
August 28, 2018
Episode 7: In Which the Marvel Cinematic Universe is Explored
This episode was actually recorded two weeks before the opening of Avengers Infinity War. Listen closely near the end when we share our expectations for Infinity War (spoilers: we were wrong). Take a seat, take a walk or take a meal and listen to this special episode of Phil and LeVar's thoughts on the MCU.
55:04
August 28, 2018
Episode 6: Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker - Best Animated DC Movie?
Another Bat night, another Bat episode. Well, at least the first one. Phil and LeVar jump back to the year 2000 to look at Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker.
28:15
August 28, 2018
Episode 5: Train to Busan - A Tale of Zombies and Love
Phil & LeVar examine the hurdles and pitfalls of attempting to avoid zombies while rescuing loved ones on a train heading to Busan. You can't do both.
25:28
August 28, 2018
Episode 4: Snowpiercer - A Better Korean Snow Version of Titanic
In this episode, we discuss the issues of predetermined position, classism and trains, in director Bong Joon-ho's Snowpiercer.
31:13
August 28, 2018
Episode 3: Sicario: That's so Sicario!
Sicario (meaning hitman), is one of the best-made movies of the last decade. Take a listen to understand why LeVar and Phil love this movie.
28:35
August 28, 2018
Episode 2: Creed Is Watched and Emotions Are Touched
Uploaded again for sound quality. Phil & LeVar discuss the impact and themes of Creed. The latest installement of the Rocky franchise.
27:10
August 28, 2018
Episode 1: Fury and Hacksaw Ridge - Fury on Hacksaw Ridge
Welcome to the very first episode of The After Watch! Where LeVar and Phil discuss movies, cartoons, comics and everything they love and hate about them. In this episode they discuss and compare the movies Hacksaw Ridge and Fury. Let us know what you think, reach us by: Twitter: @after_watch  Email: theafterwatch@pm.me
46:39
August 28, 2018