90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre with Mike Muncer

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre with Mike Muncer

June 26, 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 41 Sam is joined by Mike Muncer, host of The Evolution of Horror podcast, and producer & senior editor of BBC InsideCinema and BBC InsideGames.

Mike has chosen Tobe Hooper's seminal horror The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (83 minutes) from 1974. Written by Tobe Hooper and Kim Henkel, the film stars Gunnar Hansen, Marilyn Burns and Paul A. Partain. 

Sam and Mike talk about how the film was banned on release, the enduring appeal of Leatherface and just how bad the sets must have smelt. 

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

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Bonus Link: The trailer for Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation starring Matthew McConaughey and Renée Zellweger.

Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown with Anna Smith

Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown with Anna Smith

June 12, 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 40 Sam is joined by film critic, broadcaster and Girls on Film podcast host Anna Smith

Anna has chosen Pedro Almodóvar's 1988 international breakout hit Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (89 minutes). The film stars Carmen Maura, Rossy de Palma, Julieta Serrano, María Barranco and Antonio Banderas.

Anna and Sam talk about the film's sharp script, the top tier cast, it's vibrant colour palette and an all important batch of gazpacho soup. 

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

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Bonus Link: How to make perfect gazpacho (without sleeping tablets).

Army Of Darkness with Nick Helm

Army Of Darkness with Nick Helm

May 29, 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 39 Sam is joined by comedian, actor, musician, director and radio presenter Nick Helm.

Nick's been performing stand up since 2007 and his television credits include a starring role in Uncle for BBC Three. Nick directed, co-wrote and starred in the BAFTA nominated short film Elephant. Nick also co-presents Nick Helm and Nathaniel Metcalf's Fan Club on FUBAR Radio. 

Nick has chosen Sam Raimi's third Evil Dead film; Army Of Darkness (86 minutes). Army Of Darkness was released in 1992 and stars Bruce Campbell as franchise lead Ash Williams. 

Nick and Sam talk about being nominated for a BAFTA, Nick's life long appreciation of Bruce Campbell, the many different versions of Army Of Darkness and Nick remembers exactly when his childhood ended. 

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For more under 90 minutes long Evil Dead talk, Sam spoke to Joe Cornish about Evil Dead II for the podcast last year. Groovy! 

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

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Bonus Link: The Japanese poster for Entrails Of The Dead 3: Captain Supermarket. 

Fantastic Mr Fox with Joe Barton

Fantastic Mr Fox with Joe Barton

May 15, 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 38 Sam is joined by screenwriter Joe Barton. Joe's credits include iBoy, The Ritual and Giri/Haji - now available to watch on Netflix. 

Joe has chosen Wes Anderson's 2009 stop motion animation Fantastic Mr. Fox (88 minutes). The film features voice work from George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Bill Murray, Owen Wilson, Willem Dafoe and Jarvis Cocker. 

Joe and Sam talk about the challenges of adapting a book into film, the superb voice castingthe loss of potency in the American male and a funny dog. 

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

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Bonus Link: Behind The Scenes on Fantastic Mr. Fox. 

Romantic Comedy with Elizabeth Sankey and Jeremy Warmsley

Romantic Comedy with Elizabeth Sankey and Jeremy Warmsley

May 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 37 Sam is joined by returning podguests, Elizabeth Sankey and Jeremy Warmsley to talk about their new film, Romantic Comedy (78 minutes). 

Elizabeth, Jeremy and Sam talk about their own relationships with the romantic comedy genre, how this film actually started life as an album and what it feels like to show your first feature film to a room full of people. 

Romantic Comedy is available to watch on MUBI for 30 days from 7 May 2020. Stay to the end of the podcast to hear Summer Camp's track The Ugly Truth in full. 

You can also listen to Elizabeth and Jeremy discuss This Is Spinal Tap on episode 9 of our podcast

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

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Bonus Link: Listen to the Romantic Comedy Director's Commentary on Soundcloud

Waiting For Guffman with Rebecca Thomas

Waiting For Guffman with Rebecca Thomas

April 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 36 Sam is joined by writer and director Rebecca Thomas (Electrick Children, Stranger Things, Limetown).

Rebecca's new show When The Streetlights Go On, starring Sophie Thatcher, Chosen Jacobs, Tony Hale, Mark Duplass and Queen Latifah, is available to watch on Quibi

Rebecca has chosen Christopher Guest's classic 1996 comedy Waiting For Guffman (84 minutes). The majority of the film is improvised and stars Christopher Guest, Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Fred Willard and Parker Posey. 

Rebecca and Sam talk about the challenges of community theatre, Christopher Guest's signature mockumentary style and that time Rebecca shared an elevator Catherine O'Hara. 

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

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Bonus Link: Check out Rebecca's debut feature film Electrick Children, starring Julia Garner and Rory Culkin. Listen to Sam's interview with Rebecca about the movie from 2012! 

Trolls World Tour | Easter Bonus

Trolls World Tour | Easter Bonus

April 12, 2020

 Happy Easter from the 90 Minutes Or Less Film Fest! 

Host Sam Clements and producer Louise Owen select 5 under 90 minute films that are available to watch on streaming services over the long weekend.

They also induct the newly released musical animation Trolls World Tour (90 mins) into the festival. 

Our top 5 streaming picks were: 

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

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Bonus Link: Rachel Bloom sings Crazy Train from Trolls World Tour in full

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

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