The Best Movie Podcasts

We're ranking the best movie podcasts. Featuring movie critics, film buffs, and celebrities, the most popular cinema podcasts is perfect for movie lovers. What is the best movies podcast?

If you're looking for movie podcasts currently airing new episodes, How Did This Get Made? is a must-listen. Hosted by actors Paul Scheer, June Diane Raphael, and Jason Mantzoukas, the funny podcast features the three comedians and celebrity guests, like Adam Scott and Hannibal Buress, reviewing the worst movies ever made.

Another great movie podcast is The /Filmcast, where hosts David Chen, Devindra Hardawar, and Jeff Cannata review new movies, talk about current TV series, and discuss Hollywood news. Other good film podcasts include Doug Loves Movies, Kermode and Mayo's Film Review, The Flop House, Movie Mania, and Filmspotting.

Vote up the best movie podcasts and feel free to add any of your favorite film podcasts missing from the list. 

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  • Lights Camera Barstool

    Lights Camera Barstool

    A movie podcast from Barstool Sports hosted by Jeff Lowe and KenJac where movies, food, and pop culture are discussed in a freeform, casual manner.

  • How Did This Get Made?

    How Did This Get Made?

    Friends Paul Scheer, June Diane Raphael, and Jason Mantzoukas take suggestions for "so-bad-it's-good" movies to watch with their friends, and then report their thoughts. 

  • The Weekly Planet

    The Weekly Planet

    Hosted by James Clement and Nick Mason, this is a podcast covering movies, TV Shows, comics, reviews, and news, and is the first on the Planet Broadcasting Network. 

  • The Rewatchables

    The Rewatchables

    This podcast from the Ringer Podcast Network features Bill Simmons and a group of people from The Ringer universe discussing movies they like to watch over and over. 

  • The Qwipster Film Review Podcast

    The Qwipster Film Review Podcast

    Film critic Vince Leo reviews the latest film releases in the theaters, covering blockbusters, independent films, foreign titles, and VOD.

  • The Big Picture

    The Big Picture

    Sean Fennessey of The Ringer sits down with Hollywood's biggest filmmakers and other Ringer colleagues to review new films and discuss the industry as a whole. 

  • Sweet Film Talk

    Sweet Film Talk

    A podcast dedicated to reviewing movies, covering anything from great to terrible.

  • Filmspotting


    This Chicago-based weekly podcast and radio show features reviews, interviews, and top 5 lists hosted by Adam Kempenaar and John Larsen. 

  • Former LA Weekly film critic Karina Longworth writes, narrates, records, and edits each episode of this nonfiction storytelling podcast that goes behind the scenes of Hollywood's first century of film, sorting through both facts and mythology as she goes a long. 

  • Blank Check

    Blank Check

    Griffin Newman and David Sims go beyond individual movies to review directors' complete filmographies, specifically those whose early successes saw them given a "blank check" from Hollywood to produce passion projects.

  • The /Filmcast

    The /Filmcast

    Also known as The Slashfilmcast, this podcast sees self-described hardcore geeks David Chen, Devindra Hardawar, and Jeff Cannata debate and discuss the latest entertainment news and releases with each other as well as weekly guests.

  • I Was There Too

    I Was There Too

    Matt Gourley (of Superego, Drunk History, and James Bonding) interviews movie industry insiders who were in the room when scenes from classic TV and cinema happened. 

  • Cinephile: The Adnan Virk Movie Podcast

    Cinephile: The Adnan Virk Movie Podcast

    DAZN sportscaster and former ESPN host/anchor Adnan Virk gives in-depth reviews and commentary on new releases and chats with big names in entertainment about their careers. 

  • Movie Crush

    Movie Crush

    Stuf You Should Know's Chuck Bryant sits down with different people every week to discuss their favorite movie, why, what it says about them, and more.

  • Doug Loves Movies

    Doug Loves Movies

    Comedian Doug Benson (Super High Me, Last Comic Standing) invites his friends to sit down and discuss his first love: movies.

  • Kermode and Mayo's Film Review

    Kermode and Mayo's Film Review

    Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo of BBC Radio 5 live join up weekly to discuss new releases and hear a-list stars discuss their newest films. 

  • The Empire Film Podcast

    The Empire Film Podcast

    A podcast from movie magazine Empire for weekly film-related chat and interviews with members of Hollywood.

  • The Flop House

    The Flop House

    Three friends mock bad movies and give comedic takes, typically focusing on more recent releases.

  • Now Playing - The Movie Review Podcast

    Now Playing - The Movie Review Podcast

    A movie review podcast that focuses specifically on sequels, reboots, and franchises by going through every installment in detail. 

  • The Film Vault

    The Film Vault

    Anderson Cowan of Loveline and Bryan Bishop of the Adam Carolla show give listeners weekly top 5 lists and screening reviews of new and old releases. 

  • The Resistance Broadcast

    The Resistance Broadcast

    Twice a week, staff members and contributers from Star Wars News Net bring in their takes and speculation on all of the latest news and fun topics from that galaxy far, far away. 

  • Piecing It Together

    Piecing It Together

    A podcast looking at the influence of previous movies on the ones being produced today, analyzing the various aspects that might have inspired contemporary filmmakers.

  • We Hate Movies

    We Hate Movies

    Each week, the hosts gather to watch extremely bad movies to use as fuel for unpredictable comedic commentary. 

  • Faculty of Horror

    Faculty of Horror

    Tackling all things horror with a slash of analysis and research, horror journalists and occasional academics Andrea Subissati and Alexandra West host for brain-plumping discussions on all things that go bump in the night.

  • Movies, Films and Flix

    Movies, Films and Flix

    A conversational grab bag of movie commentary and reviews, debates, and funny tangents relating to both new and old movies.