Mini-Water Cooler: The Money Pit, Next Goal Wins, Sandbox VR, and More

46m | Nov 15, 2023

On the November 15, 2023 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor Ben Pearson is joined by /Film editor Brad Oman to gather around the virtual water cooler and talk about what they’ve been up to.

Opening Banter: 

At The Water Cooler:

  • What we’ve been Doing
  • Brad tried out Sandbox VR in Chicago
  • What we’ve been Reading:
  • Brad read Unleashing Oppenheimer, Halloween: The Making of Halloween, Halloween Kills, and Halloween Ends, The Nightmare Before Christmas Visual Companion, and Surely, You Can’t Be Serious: The True Story of Airplane!.
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Take a break

  • What we’ve been Watching:
  • Ben watched Stamped From The Beginning, Next Goal Wins, Holiday, and Detroiters season 1.
  • Brad watched The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, The Marvels (Iman Vellani interview), The Little Mermaid (2023), The Money Pit
  • What we’ve been Eating:
  • Brad tried Chex Mix Remix (Cheesy Pizza and Zesty Taco), Gingerbread Toast Crunch, Cheetos Pretzels, The Official Good Burger 2 Meal at Arby’s.
  • What we’ve been Playing:
  • Brad has been getting deeper into pinball lately, beat a legit pro in a tournament.

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