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Always enthusiastic, and intermittently intelligent, film and television discussions between former video store clerks. Hosted by Clay Keller and Ryan Marker.

Sep 30, 2016

Inspired by Women in Film Los Angeles' #52FilmByWomen initiative, Clay, Ryan, and Vidiots' longest-tenured employee, Angela, discuss two independent films made by women directors: Ida Lupino's gritty 1953 noir THE HITCH-HIKER and Ava DuVernay's eye-opening second feature, MIDDLE OF NOWHERE (2012). 

Sep 21, 2016

Jen Yamato (The Daily Beast) joins Clay and Darren to play Title That Title and discuss her Vidiots picks shelf, in particular 1973's TERRIFYING GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL: LYNCH LAW CLASSROOM and 1998's BELLY.

Recorded at Vidiots in Santa Monica. Subscribe on iTunes!   

Sep 15, 2016

We continue our celebration of legendary character actor Harry Dean Stanton with two 70's L.A. set crime flicks, Bill Norton's CISCO PIKE and Ulu Grosbard's STRAIGHT TIME. But first, we discuss the epidemic of extra-textual fan theories and catch up on what we've been watching lately.

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Sep 7, 2016

Amidst all the discussion of movies being dead, it's easy to forget that summer 2016 actually held many cinematic treasures and we "draft" the seven best, in vintage VVSS fashion.

Recorded at Vidiots in Santa Monica. Subscribe on iTunes! 

Sep 1, 2016

Harry Dean Stanton has nearly 200 imdb credits to his name, stretching all the way back to 1954. He's given countless amazing performances and worked with everyone, from Alfred Hitchcock to Joss Whedon, but he's never won an award that's worth a damn. Vidiots aims to fix this, by awarding him with the first ever...