PFM Sundance – Interview With Tim Marshall (Followers)


Originally from Melbourne, Australia, Tim Marshall is a filmmaker who wrote, directed, and edited the short film, Followers. The film tells the story of Lynn, an elderly woman, who feels terribly lonely after her husband’s recent death and finds solace in an apparition of Jesus on a young gay man’s swimming trunks at her adult swimming […]

Interview: Mitch Levine “In Confidence”

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Mitch Levine is a director, writer, and producer of theatre, film, opera, and dance, whose latest short film, “In Confidence” had its Los Angeles premiere at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood last month. In Confidence tells the compelling story of Molly who makes a heavy and dangerous choice and must deal with the consequences.  The […]

Video Discussion: House of Cards’ HUGE Twist [SPOILERS]

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Netflix’s groundbreaking original series House of Cards (Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, Kate Mara) is back for a thrilling second season, and the first episode “Chapter 14” wasted very little time getting back into the groove of delivering mesmerizing twists and turns to this dirty politics story. In a talk chock full SPOILERS, the Pretentious Film Majors […]

INTERVIEW: Nebraska Will Forte (PFMChannel)


Actor Will Forte talks to Pretentious Film Majors’ Zachary Shevich at the Philadelphia Film Festival’s premiere screening of Alexander Payne’s latest film, Nebraska. They discuss the acting alongside Bruce Dern, working with Alexander Payne, and the ONE Payne movie that Will hasn’t seen. For more information on The Pretentious Film Majors be sure to visit their […]

Interview: Nebraska Director Alexander Payne (PFMChannel)

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Filmmaker Alexander Payne talks to Pretentious Film Majors’ Zachary Shevich at the Philadelphia Film Festival’s premiere screening of his latest movie, Nebraska. They discuss the benefits of going to film school, what it’s like making movies in his home state of Nebraska, and the filmmaker’s journey into more dramatic material since making Election nearly 15 […]

Will Forte talks Writing MacGruber 2 with Jorma Taccone


The Pretentious Film Majors ask Will Forte for an update on MacGruber 2!! Check out his answer, and why he’s been calling Jorma Taccone, from the Philadelphia Film Festival’s red carpet premiere of Nebraska. For more information on The Pretentious Film Majors be sure to visit their official website.  

22nd Philly Film Fest Preview Discussion (video)


The Pretentious Film Majors sit down in the Screening Room to preview the upcoming 22nd Annual Philadelphia Film Festival — big movies, small movies, Oscar movies, and more!! Films mentioned in the discussion include 12 Years a Slave, Nebraska, August: Osage County, Young & Beautiful, The Selfish Giant, Ilo Ilo, About Time, Last Vegas, Blue […]

Nat Faxon Discusses Star Wars: Detours (PreFM Interview)

Recently, Pretentious Film Major Ben sat down with the Oscar-winning duo of Nat Faxon and Jim Rash to discuss their directorial debut ‘The Way Way Back’, which they also co-wrote, but he had to ask Nat about ‘Star Wars: Detours’, the animated series from Lucasfilm and the creators of ‘Robot Chicken’ that was announced at […]

Emma Stone’s Gwen Stacy Doomed in Spider-Man 2?! (PFM Video)

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WARNING: Speculative Spoiler Warning for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 After new set photos were snapped showing The Amazing Spider-Man 2‘s Emma Stone donning an outfit eerily similar to one worn by her Gwen Stacy character in an important issue of the comics: the issue where she died. With this knowledge in mind, Pretentious FIlm Majors […]

Will Marvel Movies and Superheroes Maintain Popularity??

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With the immense success of movies like The Avengers and Iron Man 3, superhero movies may be stronger than ever; however, how long can the success be sustained? Zach, Michaela, James and Andrew talk about whether or not the Superhero Movie Bubble is about to pop. And be sure to watch the credits for your […]