90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest
Batman Beyond: Return Of The Joker with Amon Warmann

Batman Beyond: Return Of The Joker with Amon Warmann

April 10, 2020

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 35 Sam is joined by film critic Amon Warmann, writer for Empire Magazine, Pilot TV and NME to name just a few. Amon is also known for his Amontage series of Youtube videos. 

Amon has chosen the 76 minute long Batman Beyond: Return Of The Joker. Originally released direct to video in 2000, a feature-length spin off from the Batman Beyond animated TV series. The film is directed by Curt Geda, who actually worked in the art department on previous 90 Minutes Or Less entry; Batman: Mask Of The Phantasm

Amon and Sam talk about life as a film critic, the dark undertones in Return Of The Joker and the exciting reunion of iconic voice actors Mark Hamill and Kevin Conroy as the Joker and Bruce Wayne.  

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Produced and edited by Louise Owen. Guest star @awarmann. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey.

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Bonus Link: Interview with Joker voice actor Mark Hamill on how he came up with the iconic laugh. 

House with Clarisse Loughrey

House with Clarisse Loughrey

March 27, 2020

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 34 Sam is joined by film critic and broadcaster Clarisse Loughrey. Clarisse is the chief film critic for The Independent and a regular stand-in for Mark Kermode on BBC Radio 5 Live’s ‘Kermode and Mayo’ film review (aka Wittertainment). 

Clarisse has chosen the 88 minute long House [Hausu] (ハウス), Nobuhiko Ôbayashi's cult horror film from 1977. The film was originally commissioned to be the "Japanese Jaws" but became entirely it's own - very unique - thing... 

Clarisse and Sam talk about getting started as a film critic on the radio, the origins of House, Nicolas Cage's Japanese pachinko commercials, and a very prominent dancing skeleton! 

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Produced and edited by Louise Owen. Guest star @ClarisseLou. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey.

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House is available on the Criterion Collection in North America. It's also available on the Eureka's The Masters Of Cinema Series in the UK. 

Bonus Link: Watch Nic Cage's Japanese pachinko adverts

Stand By Me with Mae Martin

Stand By Me with Mae Martin

March 16, 2020

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 33 Sam is joined by comedian Mae Martin, whose new TV show Feel Good comes to Channel4 and All4 on 18 March. (If listening outside of the UK, the show will also come to Netflix on 19 March). 

Mae has chosen Stand By Me (89 minutes), Rob Reiner's classic coming of age film from 1986, based on the Stephen King novella The Body. The film stars Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Jerry O'Connell and Kiefer Sutherland. 

Mae and Sam talk about how the film inspired Feel Good, the incredible performances from the young leads and how the famous pie eating scene hasn't aged well.

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Produced and edited by Louise Owen. Guest star @TheMaeMartin. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey.

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Mae Martin's Feel Good also stars Charlotte Ritchie, Ophelia Lovibond and Lisa Kudrow. It's available to stream now. Watch the trailer

Bonus Link: Listen to Mae Martin's Guide To 21st Century Sexuality

Crank with Beth Webb

Crank with Beth Webb

March 6, 2020

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 32 Sam is joined by Swindon's reckoning Beth Webb, film & TV writer and broadcaster. Beth also co-runs the Bechdel Test Fest with previous podguest Corrina Antrobus

Beth has chosen Crank (88 minutes), Jason Statham's adrenaline fuelled action romp from 2006, directed by Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor. 

Beth and Sam talk about the famous Oasis Leisure Centre Swindon, Jason Statham's money maker and Amy Smart's committed performance in the movie. 

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Produced and edited by Louise Owen. Guest star @BethKWebb. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey.

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Bonus Link: Jason Statham diving at the Commonwealth Games in 1990. 

You can also listen to Beth from time-to-time on the Pilot TV Podcast and watch her on BBC iPlayer in Dirty Streaming: The Internet's Big Secret

Hot Rod with Chris Hewitt

Hot Rod with Chris Hewitt

February 21, 2020

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 31 Sam is joined by Chris Hewitt, Associate Editor at Empire Magazine and host of the Empire Film Podcast

Chris has chosen Hot Rod (88 minutes), the 2007 debut feature from Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone and Andy Samberg - also known as The Lonely Island.

Chris and Sam talk about Hot Rod's Saturday Night Live origins, the magic of Andy Samberg and how test screenings saved the iconic line 'cool beans'. 

The boys also record the FIFTH Empire Film Podcast Spoiler Special for Avengers: Endgame. Seriously. 

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Produced and edited by Louise Owen. Guest star @ChrisHewitt. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey.

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Bonus Link: The original music video for John Farnham's You're The Voice

Searching For Sugar Man with Rhianna Dhillon

Searching For Sugar Man with Rhianna Dhillon

February 7, 2020

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 30 Sam is joined by Rhianna Dhillon, film critic, broadcaster and self confessed Harry Potter nerd.

Rhianna has chosen Searching For Sugar Man (86 minutes), Malik Bendjelloul's Oscar-winning music documentary about the mysterious 1970s musician, Rodriguez.

Rhianna and Sam talk about the impressive structure of the film, it's runaway success on release and the movie's unlikely connection to Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Produced and edited by Louise Owen. Guest star @rhiannadhillon. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey.

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Bonus Link: Watch Dead Men Don't Tour - Rodriguez in South Africa on Youtube.

Run Lola Run with Jonathan Braylock and James III

Run Lola Run with Jonathan Braylock and James III

January 24, 2020

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 29 Sam is joined by Jonathan Braylock and James III from Black Men Can't Jump [In Hollywood], a podcast that reviews the films of leading black actors and discusses them in the context of Hollywood's race problem.

Jonathan and James have chosen Run Lola Run (80 minutes), Tom Tykwer's Sundance Film Festival award-winning thriller from 1998, starring Franka Potente and Moritz Bleibtreu.

Jonathan, James and Sam talk about the success of the movie, the '90s style, and how Run Lola Run inspired The Legend Of Zelda: Majora's Mask.

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Produced and edited by Louise Owen. Guest stars @jonbraylock and @James3rdComedy. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey.

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Listen to Black Men Can't Jump [In Hollywood].

Bonus Link: Listen to Idris Elba's end credits song for Bastille Day [aka The Take] (2016) on YouTube.

101 Dalmatians with Chris Butler

101 Dalmatians with Chris Butler

January 10, 2020

Sam Clements is curating a fictional film festival. He'll accept almost anything, but the movie must not be longer than 90 minutes. This is the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest podcast.

In episode 28 Sam is joined by Chris Butler from Laika Studios, writer and director of Missing Link and ParaNorman

Chris has chosen 101 Dalmatians (76 minutes), Disney's 1961 animated feature based on Dodie Smith's classic novel, The Hundred And One Dalmatians. 

Chris and Sam talk about 101 Dalmations influence on Missing Link, the groundbreaking art style of the film and the most iconic of all Disney villians, Cruella de Vil, animated by Marc Davis. 

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Hosted and produced by @sam_clements. Produced and edited by Louise Owen. Guest star Chris Butler. Additional editing and sound mixing by @lukemakestweets. Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey.

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Missing Link is out now on Digital, DVD and Blu-ray. 

Bonus Link: Milton Gray and Michael Barrier's interview with legendary Disney animator Milt Kahl

Review Of The Decade 2019 | New Year’s Bonus

Review Of The Decade 2019 | New Year’s Bonus

December 31, 2019

Happy New Year from the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest! Welcome to our special end of 2019 bonus episode. 

Host Sam Clements and producer Louise Owen discuss some 2019 highlights, and take a look at some of the highest grossing under 90 minute movies of the decade. 

We also check the answerphone for messages from past and future podcast guests, who share their favourite under 90 minute films from the last 10 years. 

Thank you for listening! We'll be back with our next full episode in January. 

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Hosted by @sam_clements. Produced by Louise Owen.

Guest stars Corrina Antrobus (Bechdel Test Fest), Mark Jenkin (writer & director Bait), Becky Brynolf (And Then What?) James Hunt (Cinematic Universe), Neil Alcock (The Incredible Suit), Kobi Omenaka (Flixwatcher & The Wire Stripped), Rebecca Callard, Liam Dempsey (Spocklight), Beth Webb (Bechdel Test Fest), Seb Patrick (Cinematic Universe), Dave and Cathy (The Cinemile), Tim Anderson (chef and cookbook author) and Sam Gilbey (artist and our logo designer!) 

Music by @martinaustwick. Artwork by @samgilbey. Edited by @lukemakestweets.

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Bonus link: "Great things come in bears" 

Trailer | The Holiday Season

Trailer | The Holiday Season

December 22, 2019

A trailer for a new side-project from the 90 Minutes or Less Film Fest team. You may like it if you are open to films over 90 minutes. 

The Holiday Season, a podcast that takes a detailed look at writer-director Nancy Meyers's 2006 Christmas classic, The Holiday.

Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or your podcatcher of choice, episodes available now.