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Cinema Junkie

By Beth Accomando

Satisfy your celluloid addiction with the "Cinema Junkie" podcast, where you can mainline film 24/7. This film and entertainment series is run by KPBS Film Critic Beth Accomando. So if you need a film fix, want to hear what filmmakers have to say about their work, or just want to know what's worth seeing this weekend, then you've come to the right place.

  1. 1.
    Bonus Episode: San Diego Asian Film Festival Innovates For Pandemic10/21/2020
    25:20
  2. 2.
    Fascism Through The Lens Of Italian Cinema10/17/2020
    1:01:11
  3. 3.
    SDLFF Pushing The Envelope09/18/2020
    40:00
  4. 4.
    The Role Of Horror In A Scary World09/02/2020
    1:02:00
  5. 5.
    First Look: Troma Takes On The Bard08/22/2020
    58:40
  6. 6.
    How COVID Is Ruining The Zombie Apocalypse08/08/2020
    1:10:55
  7. 7.
    Aim For The Head: Max Brooks On Zombies And Coronavirus07/24/2020
    44:14
  8. 8.
    Quarantined With 'Mythic Quest'07/10/2020
    38:45
  1. 9.
    Bonus Podcast: Revisiting The Black Panthers07/07/2020
    57:00
  2. 10.
    Black Films That Matter07/04/2020
    1:08:59
  3. 11.
    From Final Girls To The Final Boy06/20/2020
    56:14
  4. 12.
    Yes! The Matt Berry Podcast06/08/2020
    35:00
  5. 13.
    The Global Pandemic Film Primer05/22/2020
    1:10:43
  6. 14.
    Become A Digital Explorer During The Pandemic05/09/2020
    1:02:59
  7. 15.
    Bond, Not James Bond Spy Films04/26/2020
    50:00
  8. 16.
    TCMFF Home Edition Plus Screwball Comedies04/11/2020
    1:09:00
  9. 17.
    'Contagion' Film As Teaching Tool For Coronavirus Pandemic03/25/2020
    30:00
  10. 18.
    Filmmaker Benh Zeitlin And 'Wendy'03/12/2020
    29:00
  11. 19.
    Celebrating Women In Horror Month With Jen And Sylvia Soska02/21/2020
    48:00
  12. 20.
    Cinema Junkie Awards For Best Of 201902/06/2020
    33:39
  13. 21.
    Giallo: Killing It With Style... Again01/09/2020
    1:20:00
  14. 22.
    Gearhead Cinema Reprise12/28/2019
    1:10:00
  15. 23.
    Filmmaker Trey Edward Shults12/13/2019
    22:00
  16. 24.
    Giving Thanks For Cinematic Memories11/28/2019
    34:01
  17. 25.
    Ford, Ferrari, And 20 Best Asian American Films11/09/2019
    44:13
  18. 26.
    'The Lighthouse' And 'Jojo Rabbit'10/25/2019
    32:15
  19. 27.
    Dolemite, Eddie Murphy, And Rudy Ray Moore10/12/2019
    1:20:00
  20. 28.
    Author Joe Hill On NOS4A2 And Horror09/27/2019
    32:19
  21. 29.
    Steam Room Stories09/13/2019
    20:05
  22. 30.
    Talking Horror And HIFF08/23/2019
    32:10
  23. 31.
    Radio Silence's 'Ready Or Not'08/09/2019
    32:56
  24. 32.
    National Whistleblowers Day: 'Official Secrets'07/30/2019
    27:27
  25. 33.
    Reflecting On Comic-Con 5007/26/2019
    46:17
  26. 34.
    Lulu Wang's 'The Farewell'07/12/2019
    29:56
  27. 35.
    The Female Perspective in Film, Part Two: 'Ophelia'06/28/2019
    32:43
  28. 36.
    The Female Perspective in Film, Part One: Etheria Film Night06/28/2019
    30:23
  29. 37.
    'Hollywood Black' Author Donald Bogle06/14/2019
    35:59
  30. 38.
    Summer Shakespeare05/31/2019
    31:00
  31. 39.
    'John Wick 3' and Director Chad Stahelski05/16/2019
    30:39
  32. 40.
    'Tolkien' Director Talks About Making A Biopic05/10/2019
    26:18
  33. 41.
    Reel Science 3.005/03/2019
    33:03
  34. 42.
    Academy Film Archive04/26/2019
    31:45
  35. 43.
    TCM Classic Film Festival, Part Two04/12/2019
    29:50
  36. 44.
    TCM Classic Film Festival, Part One04/11/2019
    29:00
  37. 45.
    Dissecting 'Us'03/29/2019
    29:40
  38. 46.
    Guillermo Del Toro And San Diego Latino Film Festival03/15/2019
    1:06:20
  39. 47.
    The Lady From The Black Lagoon03/01/2019
    35:50
  40. 48.
    Black Comix And Scary Black Folks02/15/2019
    1:17:01
  41. 49.
    Breaking the Commandments With Pre-Code Hollywood02/01/2019
    52:00
  42. 50.
    Women Editors Discuss The Art, Craft Of Editing01/18/2019
    1:00:00
  43. 51.
    Cinema Junkie Awards And Reel Science Revisited01/04/2019
    1:53:20
  44. 52.
    Holy Archives Batman12/21/2018
    1:30:20
  45. 53.
    Revisiting ‘Christmas Smackdown’12/07/2018
    55:24
  46. 54.
    Stunt Driver Picks Best Car Movies11/27/2018
    1:10:20
  47. 55.
    From Raymond Chow To Current Asian Cinema11/08/2018
    55:20
  48. 56.
    Witches In History And On Film10/30/2018
    1:49:20
  49. 57.
    Remembering Your First Scary Movie10/12/2018
    40:34
  50. 58.
    Teaching Zombies09/14/2018
    1:05:20
  51. 59.
    Adapting Shakespeare08/31/2018
    1:12:20
  52. 60.
    Happy Birthday H.P. Lovecraft08/17/2018
    1:23:57
  53. 61.
    Remembering Tab Hunter08/03/2018
    33:42
  54. 62.
    Comic-Con Fans And Creators07/20/2018
    55:00
  55. 63.
    One Man Bond And Boots Riley07/07/2018
    1:50:00
  56. 64.
    Celebrating Master Showman William Castle06/22/2018
    26:20
  57. 65.
    TCM Mad About Musicals06/08/2018
    1:02:05
  58. 66.
    LGBTQ Cinema And FilmOut At 2005/25/2018
    1:41:00
  59. 67.
    TCM 50 Must-See Sci-Fi Films05/11/2018
    55:00
  60. 68.
    TCMFF And Reel Science 2.005/04/2018
    2:12:00
  61. 69.
    Hemlock Society And Right To Die Films04/13/2018
    1:12:20
  62. 70.
    Comic-Con Museum And More03/30/2018
    1:15:00
  63. 71.
    Armando Iannucci, Political Comedy In The Age Of Trump03/16/2018
    32:20
  64. 72.
    ACE Editors On Oscars Podcast03/03/2018
    2:06:20
  65. 73.
    A Valentine To The Rapturous Romanticism Of Wong Kar-Wai02/14/2018
    26:20
  66. 74.
    Batman ‘66 Exhibit02/02/2018
    1:30:20
  67. 75.
    TCM's Eddie Muller On All Things Noir01/13/2018
    1:00:20
  68. 76.
    Horror Movies As Spiritual Practice12/22/2017
    1:28:20
  69. 77.
    Revisiting David Cronenberg's 'Crash'12/08/2017
    1:00:20
  70. 78.
    A Pair Of Films To Be Thankful For11/23/2017
    45:20
  71. 79.
    Larry Cohen, King Of The B Movies11/11/2017
    1:15:20
  72. 80.
    Bruce Campbell, Hail To The Chin Baby10/28/2017
    50:20
  73. 81.
    Gay Horror And The Final Boys10/14/2017
    50:00
  74. 82.
    Giallo, Killing It With Style10/07/2017
    1:30:23
  75. 83.
    Horrible Imaginings And 'Uncharted Regions'09/22/2017
    1:42:20
  76. 84.
    To Be, Or Not To Be ‘Hamlet’09/12/2017
    56:00
  77. 85.
    RIP George A. Romero, Godfather Of The Undead08/17/2017
    1:22:00
  78. 86.
    TCM Spotlight On Alfred Hitchcock07/12/2017
    1:08:20
  79. 87.
    In Praise Of Edgar Wright07/09/2017
    27:19
  80. 88.
    Shakespeare, The Film’s The Thing06/24/2017
    40:20
  81. 89.
    ‘Dawson City: Frozen Time’ Revels In Real Found Footage06/16/2017
    40:20
  82. 90.
    Queer Horror06/09/2017
    1:23:20
  83. 91.
    David Lynch Revisited05/27/2017
    36:20
  84. 92.
    The Beauty And Danger Of Nitrate Film05/12/2017
    36:00
  85. 93.
    'Casablanca' At 7504/29/2017
    1:00:00
  86. 94.
    Stuart Gordon, Kurt Vonnegut And The Sirens Of Titan04/18/2017
    42:30
  87. 95.
    TCM Film Festival 2017 Focuses On Comedy04/06/2017
    38:30
  88. 96.
    Gourmet Cannibal Films And Stuart Gordon’s ‘Taste’03/25/2017
    1:20:00
  89. 97.
    Alejandro G. Iñárritu And Latin Cinema, So Good It’s Scary03/17/2017
    2:14:48
  90. 98.
    The Voice Behind Samurai Jack03/11/2017
    58:20
  91. 99.
    In Bed With Twisted Twins Jen And Sylvia Soska02/28/2017
    1:59:58
  92. 100.
    Chad Stahelski And ‘John Wick 2’ Raise The Bar On American Action02/11/2017
    1:30:00
  93. 101.
    James Baldwin And ‘I Am Not Your Negro’02/08/2017
    46:30
  94. 102.
    ACE Editors Discuss The Art Of Editing01/31/2017
    1:01:27
  95. 103.
    Paying Tribute To John Carpenter01/20/2017
    46:30
  96. 104.
    Famous Film Firsts01/12/2017
    2:12:43
  97. 105.
    Real Scientists Talk About Reel Science01/07/2017
    1:41:55
  98. 106.
    Drunk Reindeer, Severed Heads And Christmas Smackdown12/15/2016
    54:00
  99. 107.
    New Documentary Looks At The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict12/09/2016
    1:26:20
  100. 108.
    Remembering Drive-Ins12/02/2016
    27:20
  101. 109.
    Films To Be Thankful For11/24/2016
    1:12:34
  102. 110.
    Stuntman Pays Tribute To His Idol Jackie Chan11/19/2016
    42:20
  103. 111.
    San Diego Asian Film Festival — Extreme And Overachieving11/03/2016
    1:03:58
  104. 112.
    TCM Political Films With Ben Mankiewicz11/01/2016
    29:20
  105. 113.
    Zombies for Humanity10/30/2016
    1:47:21
  106. 114.
    Godzilla 101 — The Monster Is The Message10/24/2016
    1:16:57
  107. 115.
    Horrible Imaginings ‘Horror Lit’ Primer10/17/2016
    1:49:00
  108. 116.
    Celebrating Clive Barker’s ‘Nightbreed’10/08/2016
    1:02:29
  109. 117.
    Frizzi, Fulci And The Fever Dream Of Italian Horror10/05/2016
    1:15:30
  110. 118.
    Spock, NASA, And A Real Documentary Versus A Fake One09/20/2016
    57:00
  111. 119.
    Horrible Imaginings Film Fest Wrap-Up And Mexploitation Cinema09/15/2016
    1:44:00
  112. 120.
    Horrible Imaginings Film Fest Preview09/02/2016
    1:36:42
  113. 121.
    Wild And Crazy Steve Martin Gets Serious About Comedy08/26/2016
    44:00
  114. 122.
    ‘Hell Or High Water’ And The Indie Spirit08/15/2016
    30:00
  115. 123.
    ScareLA And Extreme Haunter Russ McKamey08/12/2016
    1:13:30
  116. 124.
    Mike Birbiglia On Comedy, Improv And Trust08/06/2016
    33:19
  117. 125.
    Turning Tydes Serves Up Geeky Musical Mash-Ups07/15/2016
    49:15
  118. 126.
    Celebrating ‘The Adventures Of Robin Hood’07/07/2016
    1:03:35
  119. 127.
    Paying Homage To Josephine Baker06/30/2016
    53:27
  120. 128.
    Hail To The King, Bruce Campbell06/22/2016
    31:31
  121. 129.
    ‘Macbeth’ And The Curse Of The Scottish Play06/20/2016
    1:15:20
  122. 130.
    ‘Last Dance In Kaloleni’ Will Show Kenya In New Light06/11/2016
    54:36
  123. 131.
    Dark Gem ‘Downriver’ Screens At FilmOut06/03/2016
    42:30
  124. 132.
    The First Folio And Shakespearemania05/27/2016
    1:18:24
  125. 133.
    Khaled El Nabawy And Egyptian Cinema05/20/2016
    46:20
  126. 134.
    San Diego To Broadway05/13/2016
    51:53
  127. 135.
    Saints, Cinemas And The TCM Film Festival05/07/2016
    1:55:02
  128. 136.
    Monsterpalooza 201604/30/2016
    1:01:52
  129. 137.
    Hollywood, Scandal And Will Hays04/22/2016
    1:04:00
  130. 138.
    Crew Call With Film Editor Alan Heim04/20/2016
    56:00
  131. 139.
    The Trash Cinema Of John Waters04/08/2016
    37:00
  132. 140.
    Mexican Cinema, Old And New04/01/2016
    1:32:00
  133. 141.
    WonderCon 2016 And Comic-Con HQ03/27/2016
    33:00
  134. 142.
    Stand Up For Stunts03/16/2016
    33:30
  135. 143.
    Extreme Latin Cinema03/10/2016
    1:12:00
  136. 144.
    TCM’s March Spotlight Series Condemned03/03/2016
    1:35:00
  137. 145.
    Paying Tribute To Hammer Horror02/26/2016
    1:17:00
  138. 146.
    Oscar Nominee ‘The Look Of Silence’02/22/2016
    23:45
  139. 147.
    Director Robert Eggers On ‘The Witch’02/21/2016
    20:03
  140. 148.
    S. Craig Zahler On Ramping Up ‘Bone Tomahawk’02/18/2016
    1:02:27
  141. 149.
    Blaxploitation Cinema With David Walker02/15/2016
    1:28:31
  142. 150.
    The Self-Aware Zombie02/05/2016
    1:07:16
  143. 151.
    Under-Appreciated Black Directors01/29/2016
    1:23:51
  144. 152.
    San Diego Black Film Festival01/26/2016
    24:05
  145. 153.
    The Black Panthers And Oscar Boycott01/21/2016
    39:22
  146. 154.
    Oscar Rants And Raves01/17/2016
    1:00:25
  147. 155.
    The Cinema Junkie Awards12/28/2015
    15:54
  148. 156.
    Star Wars Road Trip12/20/2015
    1:44:57
  149. 157.
    Spoiler-Free Review Of ‘The Force Awakens’12/16/2015
    11:39
  150. 158.
    Director Kent Jones On Making ‘Hitchcock/Truffaut’12/11/2015
    29:12
  151. 159.
    Cynthia Nixon On Acting And ‘James White’12/05/2015
    20:12
  152. 160.
    A John Waters Christmas Promises To Be Naughty11/27/2015
    32:51
  153. 161.
    Frizzi 2 Fulci11/13/2015
    41:17
  154. 162.
    Revisiting The Hollywood Blacklist With ‘Trumbo’11/12/2015
    10:42
  155. 163.
    San Diego Asian Film Festival Celebrates Its Sweet 1611/05/2015
    1:05:02
  156. 164.
    ‘SPECTRE’ And James Bond Geekiness11/05/2015
    29:57
  157. 165.
    What Was The First Film To Scare You?10/30/2015
    32:34
  158. 166.
    Feminist Western And Horror Film List10/29/2015
    19:23
  159. 167.
    Tribute To ‘Re-Animator The Musical’10/23/2015
    1:08:19
  160. 168.
    Obedience And Madness10/22/2015
    14:25
  161. 169.
    Psychoanalyzing ‘The Babadook’10/16/2015
    50:03
  162. 170.
    ‘Crimson Peak,’ ‘Victoria,’ Halloween Horror10/15/2015
    10:25
  163. 171.
    Take A Tour Of Surgeons’ Hall Museum With Mr. Horror Musical10/09/2015
    1:07:26
  164. 172.
    ‘Goodnight Mommy’ Serves Up Intimate Horror10/08/2015
    9:24
  165. 173.
    ‘The Martian,’ Titans And Hitchcock10/02/2015
    10:06
  166. 174.
    Author And Filmmaker Clive Barker10/02/2015
    27:52
  167. 175.
    San Diego Film Festival Auteur Award Recipient Brit Marling09/30/2015
    45:06
  168. 176.
    Son Of Monsterpalooza Wrap-Up09/25/2015
    53:28
  169. 177.
    Let’s Jam With ‘Cowboy Bebop’09/24/2015
    11:32
  170. 178.
    Opera Field Trip With Tenor Rene Barbera09/18/2015
    29:20
  171. 179.
    Documentary 'Electric Boogaloo' Tells Wild Tale Of Cannon Films09/17/2015
    9:47
  172. 180.
    Horrible Imaginings Panel for 'Bluebeard'09/15/2015
    34:18
  173. 181.
    Talking Film Style With Directors From Horrible Imaginings Film Festival09/14/2015
    31:30
  174. 182.
    Director Jason Eisener Talks 'Hobo With A Shotgun'09/11/2015
    27:35
  175. 183.
    "The Room" Is Really So Bad It's Good09/10/2015
    4:32
  176. 184.
    Interview With Miguel Rodriguez of Horrible Imaginings Film Festival09/04/2015
    1:20:57
  177. 185.
    Ken Screens John Carpenter's Cult Classic 'They Live'09/03/2015
    0:42
  178. 186.
    The Retro Pastiche of ‘Turbo Kid’09/03/2015
    6:35
  179. 187.
    Remembering Horror Master Wes Craven08/31/2015
    29:41
  180. 188.
    Geek Roundtable Takes On Universal Monsters08/28/2015
    35:22
  181. 189.
    Interview With Oscar-winner George Chakiris, Part 208/28/2015
    28:14
  182. 190.
    Hot Guys And Homophobia Fuel ‘Drown’08/27/2015
    9:03
  183. 191.
    Interview With Oscar-winner George Chakiris. Part 108/25/2015
    25:01
  184. 192.
    'Best Of Enemies' Looks To 1968 Buckley-Vidal Debates08/20/2015
    9:42
  185. 193.
    Entomologist On Scary Bugs And Sci-Fi08/14/2015
    36:53
  186. 194.
    Get 'Stung' By Giant Wasp Movie08/13/2015
    1:03
  187. 195.
    San Diego's McKamey Manor Takes Haunting To Extremes08/09/2015
    55:32
  188. 196.
    Jason Segel Talks About Playing Author David Foster Wallace In 'End Of The Tour'08/06/2015
    15:21
  189. 197.
    Film Review Of 'The End of the Tour'08/06/2015
    2:38
  190. 198.
    Simon Pegg on 'Hot Fuzz'07/31/2015
    18:50
  191. 199.
    'Mission Impossible' Is A Fun Adrenaline Rush07/30/2015
    1:19
  192. 200.
    'Pigeon' Film Delivers Deadpan Art House Comedy07/25/2015
    1:29

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