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The Franchise

A podcast where Daniel Erenberg and Henry Papale discuss films that were hammered into the shape of a franchise.
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Aug 12, 2020

We commemorate Summer 2020, with this Netflix juggernaut starring all your favorites: Joey King, her ex-boyfriend, Lee, Tuppen, Rachel, the British girl I think we forgot about in the episode, the OMG girls (both Ms), the dead mom, Molly Ringwald, Marco and the rest of the ostensible gang.

Aug 5, 2020

Connery makes a surprisingly classy return, and then Christopher Walken and Grace Jones desperately try to come to the aide of an elderly fellow.

Jul 29, 2020

Octopussy. For heaven's sake.

Jul 22, 2020

The good one and the space one.

Jul 15, 2020

We return to Bond just in time for Roger Moore to exclusively pun and bone. Plus, Sheriff J.W. Pepper makes his triumphant debut.

Jul 7, 2020

We greet our new Asta with curiosity and disdain, as Nick and Nora solve two more engaging mysteries. Plenty of dad angst!

Jun 30, 2020

We reckon with Shemp this week on The Franchise. Plus, is Asta a bad husband?

Jun 23, 2020

Daniel's dad wanted to hear him yap about William Powell and Myrna Loy for a few weeks. Strap in. At one point, Asta pops a balloon.

Jun 16, 2020

Jim Carrey returns, even bigger. Then, Ace must return, much smaller. Some discussion of The Sandlot.

Jun 9, 2020

Dedicated to Alexander Godunov. A 4-year anniversary celebration of James Carrey and Tonathan Loc.

May 29, 2020

We finally got around to the most recent Jumanji. It doesn't go how we expected it to.

May 26, 2020

Daniel and Henry shred their vocal chords doing Djinn impressions for 2 hours.

May 19, 2020

Welcome to ye olde Franchise, where we talk about actual movies and rank the films of Cate Blanchett.

May 12, 2020

Good news: we're done watching these movies. Bad news: We still had to talk about two more of them, plus a YouTube video or something? Also, we ranked them. Plus, we listen to pitches about which superior country we should move to.

Apr 22, 2020

This is the same as the previous episode but edited by friend and patron Josh Merlis. If you had any trouble with the last 55 minutes of the podcast--volume problems especially--here's a slightly better version.

Apr 21, 2020

Whale Fall's Aaron Farinelli joins us to discuss the relative spookiness of corn products. Then, lists are done for no reason and Daniel has cause to make lots of Buffy references. Will we ever meet He Who Walks Behind the Rows?

Apr 14, 2020

D-Grain and H-Stalk join the cult of He Who Walks Behind The Rows.

Apr 7, 2020

It's a 200th episode extravaganza! We debut our 2019 lists and a new Honorable Mentions Theme, then we rank the great films of Steven Seagal, before discussing two of the best Die Hard rip-offs. Plus, a discussion of train movies!

Mar 31, 2020

Episode number 199 tries to pin down exactly what Hal was thinking with Fay Grim and then denounces Hollywood for forcing the third in the trilogy to be Kickstartered. Also, Hal Hartley pitches Fay Grim to Marc Cuban in the Shark Tank.

Mar 24, 2020

Because you're all stuck inside anyway, we can get away with a celebrating a wonderful filmmaker that you probably don't give a care about. We also rank Parker Posey and discuss New Andy's Deli.

Mar 17, 2020

Special quarantine edition! We wrap up and rank the Texas Chainsaw movies with two weird departures. It starts with an awkward 9/11 joke! Will things improve from there? Tune in to find out!

Mar 10, 2020

Now, you see, they're dunes but they're platinum. Platinum dunes. A remake and a prequel to a remake. Ah, the 00s.

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