Seriously gang, where does the time go? Feels like just yesterday I was redoing an entire episode dedicated to ZERO DARK THIRTY. Now here we are tying off 2013.

My goal for next year’s year-in-review episode is to get it in under eighty minutes, since for the third year running, this has taken the mark as the longest Matineecast episode ever. It beat the old mark by about five minute, and appropriately enough the old mark was held by the “2011 in review” episode. This one even beat the hundredth episode and that sucker brought together nine voices.

The Matineecast comes built with chapter stops. use them liberally.

For the third year in a row I bring you an episode that is far more collaborative than most, and I want to thank everybody who helped me bring it together. I know I’m a pain in the ass when it comes to requesting contributions, but I believe it makes for something more representative of how I engage with film than if I’d done this whole thing solo. I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again: going to the movies introduced me to so many wonderful people – both around the world and here at home .

As usual, if you’re curious about the songs used as bed music, the track list can be found below in the show notes.

As mentioned within the introduction, if you find the bed music distracting, a music-free version of this episode can be found here.

Here’s what’s in store in episode one-hundred-and-two…

116 minutes, 30 seconds

Up for Discussion

1. Introduction
2. KNOW YOUR ENEMY– Q& A with this week’s guests Jason Gorber from Twitch and the lovely Chandra Hodgson (2:37)

– Our Top Five of 2013 –
3. THE FIVES (22:21)
4. THE FOURS (37:15)
5. THE THREES (45:46)
6. THE TWOS (68:14)
7. Past Guests Return with Their Top Picks (85:50)
8. THE ONES (93:05)



(00:00) “Hold On (We’re Going Home)” by Drake
(03:32) “Get Lucky” by Daft Punk
(09:27) “The Monster” by Eminem
(13:35) “Blood On the Leaves” by Kanye West
(19:31) “Holy Grail” by Jay Z
(25:00) “Dance Apocalyptic” by Janelle Monae
(28:23) “Number 9” by Moon Hooch
(32:17) “You Put a Flame On It” by Charles Bradley
(35:48) “Take Back the Night” by Justin Timberlake
(41:40) “Oh Sheit It’s X” by Thundercat
(45:23) “Y.A.L.A.” by M.I.A.
(49:46) “Amidinine” by Bombino
(53:59) “Love is The Drug” by Brian Ferry
(56:36) “R U Mine” by Arctic Monkeys
(59:54) “The Wire” by HAIM
(63:58) “Sacrilege” by Yeah Yeah Yeahs
(67:44) “Fireproof” by The National
(70:32) “Retrograde” by James Blake
(74:05) “The One Who Got Away” by The Civil Wars
(77:30) “Ramona” by Nightbeds
(81:30) “Joy to You Baby” by Josh Ritter
(85:50) “Reflektor” by Arcade Fire
(93:05 ) “The Stars (Are Out Tonight)” by David Bowie
(96:55) “The Mother We Share” by Chvrches
(100:02) “Chamakay” by Blood Orange
(104:15) “Royals” by Lorde
(107:20) “Skeleton Key ” by Dessa
(110:50) “Master Hunter” by Laura Marling
(113:45) “Young + Beautiful” Lana Del Ray

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