This will be the final episode for the Nighthawks before the 4th of July weekend, so they decided to honor the birthday of the U.S.A. in a special way. Finding INDEPENDENCE DAY a little on-the-nose, and not wanting to corner themselves into the uber-patriotic or the uber-cynical films about the country, of which there are […]
Month: June 2015
Recorded for Father’s Day 2015, The Nighthawks sit down at the diner for a piping hot cup of films about pabulum and patres familias, diet and dads, food and fathers.
For their first supplementary episode, the Nighthawks discuss the divisive Jurassic World.
The fourth film in a franchise that hasn’t really seen a good entry since the original.
In this episode, Matt and Trevor dim the lights of the Nighthawks cafe, remove their hats, and raises their glasses to the recently departed Sir Christopher Lee. In his honor, the boys watched the 1958 Hammer Films’ production of DRACULA (aka THE HORROR OF DRACULA), Sir Lee’s first time playing a role that would become […]
This Week: Matt and Trevor are celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Steven Spielberg’s JAWS, with a special JAWS-centric episode. We talk about the big “Bruce,” himself, as well as some films that owe a great deal to JAWS. One of these films also owes us some kind of refund.