Yes, COVID-19 and its impact on the film industry again. “Tenet” being delayed. “The Jesus Rolls” Sang-ho Yeon’s “Peninsula” and its box office success

Yes, we’re talking again about COVID-19 and its impact on the film industry. “Tenet” being delayed. “The Jesus Rolls” Sang-ho Yeon’s “Peninsula” and its box office success . Hugo and Bola discuss (prior to the actual confirmation that “Tenet” has been indefinitely delayed) the likelihood and prospect of “Tenet” being delayed and how the movie […]

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Tom Cruise gets a COVID pass? The Last of Us II’s rabid fans and more – The Broken English Films Podcast

Tom Cruise gets a COVID pass? Apparently. Hugo and Bola discuss the UK allowing A-list actors, crew and their entourage being allowed easier access to the UK without quarantining like every other American entering the country. The justifications behind that ruling and whether it makes sense or not. They also discuss the deluded passions and […]

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How do film and tv work in the COVID era? Cineworld, Cineplex, Castaway, Covid and President Kanye West?

In this episode of the Broken English Films podcast, Hugo and Bola discuss the Cineplex/Cineworld issues with the rescinded takeover by Cineworld of Cineplex (for billions) cancelled during COVID due to their excessive debt. Why that makes sense and why it doesn’t, plus whether there is still value in cinemas during this current time. Also […]

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A discussion on race in film and the delaying/opening of movie theatres – The Broken English Podcast

A discussion on race in film and the delaying/opening of movie theatres Hugo and Bola debate the race question in movies and television in today’s current climate. The removal of “Gone With The Wind” from streaming services, “30 Rock” and “Little Britain” having episodes or even the entire show retired and the retiring of Jenny […]

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