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Welcome to the Three Friends Go Criterion, the show where we horse around and discuss some of the finest films in cinema history.


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Jan 30, 2018

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This week our friend Olivia joins us to discuss Pedro Almodóvar's comic farce Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown.  'What Were They Drinking?' is back!  

We also have takes on Pitch...

Jan 23, 2018

Lindsay returns for the latest episode in our Batman series.  This time we're focusing in on Adam West in 1966's Batman: the Movie, which as it turns out, is slightly controversial among the members of the Three Friends Family.

We also discuss our group field trip to SF Sketchfest's tribute to the music of Twin Peaks,...

Jan 16, 2018

Jessica joins us once again, ostensibly to talk about Bigger Than Life, Nicholas Ray's 1956 melodrama about the dangers of addiction starring James Mason, but things begin by going right off the rails and quickly descend into lunacy by the time we get Chris on the phone.

We also cover All the Money in the World...

Jan 9, 2018

Join us and the official Fourth Friend, Chris Beanan, as we count down our favorite movies of 2017 in a punch-drunk, wildly unorganized fashion! 

Former guests Roland Dario and Jonathan Jaylando Dipratna drop by with their lists and we also read YOUR submitted lists!  We cover something like 70 movies in this episode,...

Jan 2, 2018

We're joined this week by our good friend Jonathan (of "Tuesdays with Jonathan" fame) to discuss Nagisa Oshima's controversial In the Realm of the Senses.

We also talk about Todd Solondz's Wiener-Dog, and the little man from the San Francisco Chronicle's movie reviews.