Category: Episodes

Crave! episode 35: Logan, Fist Fight, Stampede Music Fest

In this week’s episode of Crave!, Simon is significantly more impressed by the rawness of Logan than Steve is by the inanity of Fist Fight. Simon still has a few more words to say about the Bruce Springsteen show he…

Crave! episode 34B: A Springsteen Special

In this Very Special Episode of Crave!, Simon talks to two even more dedicated Bruce Springsteen fans than himself, and Steve shares his initial impressions of his first time at Springsteen concert. And don’t miss photography from the show by…

Crave! episode 34: The Great Wall, T2 Trainspotting, Silence, Pork Pie, Split, Fifty Shades Darker, Simple Minds & The B-52s

In a very film-heavy edition of Crave!, Simon and Steve are a little puzzled by what to make of The Great Wall, the new Matt Damon vehicle set in mediaeval China. Steve is utterly blown away by T2 Trainspotting, the sequel…

Crave! episode 33: La La Land, Hidden Figures, Manchester By The Sea, Gold, Guns N’ Roses

In the thirty-third episode of Crave!, Simon and Steve are divided in their opinions of La La Land, with Simon being rather more impressed than Steve is. But Steve’s very impressed with Hidden Figures, while Simon has a few more reservations.…

Crave! episode 31: Rogue One, Passengers, Middle School, The Rolling Stones

Middle School

Simon and Steve have both quite enjoyed Rogue One, the latest star in the Star Wars firmament, but they’re altogether more troubled by Passengers, the rather unsettling space romance starring Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt. Steve has found Middle School:…

Crave! episode 30: Ben Harper, Coldplay, The Monkees, Fantastic Beasts, The Founder

Music to the fore this week, with Steve and Simon having a thing or two to say about Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals‘ recent show at the Vector Arena here in Auckland. Steve also had the good fortune to…

Crave! episode 29: Arrival, Nocturnal Animals, James, Born To Run

Arrival

Simon and Steve are divided on the merits of both of Amy Adams’ new films; Arrival and Nocturnal Animals both have impressed Simon just a little more than they did Steve, who was much more pleased to see James at…

Crave! episode 28: Doctor Strange, Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, Slipknot, Mia Blonde — Icedagger

Doctor Strange

Simon and Steve are pleased to have found in Doctor Strange a superhero film from the Marvel Comic Universe that they can both wholeheartedly endorse, but they’re both a little less overwhelmingly enthusiastic about Never Go Back, Tom Cruise’s latest outing…

Crave! episode 27: Inferno, The Girl On The Train, Deepwater Horizon, Skyscraper Stan & Ravens

Episode 27 of Crave! sees Simon and Steve both suffering through Inferno, the new Dan Brown adaptation. They’ve been much more impressed, but not without reservations, by The Girl On The Train. Simon has some positive things to say about…