The First Run Podcast - The First Run
About This Show
The First Run is a weekly podcast featuring lively, spirited talk about film. We'll be discussing a wide variety of films including new releases, lost classics and perhaps a controversial opinion or two. So come join us for some animated conversation, that only occasionally devolves into rudimentary chimp-like poop throwing.
Most Recent Episode
TFR Ep. 365: Logan Lucky, Death Note, 2nd Half Preview
This week on The First Run, Matt and Chris discuss Steven Soderbergh’s return to the big screen with ‘Logan Lucky’, starring Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Daniel Craig and Riley Keough. It’s Ocean’s 7-11 as our intrepid gang look to knock over the biggest race event in the state. Can they pull it of? Can Soderbergh pull off his return as well? So many burning questions! Chris and Matt also discuss director Adam Wingard’s ‘Death Note’. It’s the U.S. adaptation of the popular Japanese manga. Does the film translate well to the streaming screen? As always there’s a rundown of the big releases on Blu-Ray & DVD, featuring the Straight To DVD and Streaming Picks of the Week. Then Chris & Matt share their most anticipated films yet to come out this year. It’s our 2nd Half Preview!
00:00-13:32: Intro/Logan Lucky
13:33-20:07: Blu-Ray & DVD Picks
20:08-33:23: Death Note
33:24-1:07:56: 2nd Half Preview
1:07:57-1:09:13: Wrap Up
Theme music provided by Jamal Malachi Ford-Bey