NEWS & UPDATES
FILM A WEEK & OTHER SHOWS
JULY 13TH, 2018
EP. 91: CRITERION OF THE MONTH - "PUNCH-DRUNK LOVE"
"I have a love in my life. It makes me stronger than anything you can imagine."
Criterion of the Month returns after two months with Paul Thomas Anderson's "Punch-Drunk Love." Listen as Patrick talks up one of his favorite films, Anderson's use of color, Adam Sandler's stellar performance and pay respect to the late great Phillip Seymour Hoffman.
JULY 6TH, 2018
EP. 90: "ADAPTATION."
"Your characters must change, and the change must come from them."
The host watch the ultimate film about writer' block as only director Spike Jonze can tell it in 2002's "Adaptation." Listen as they discuss crazy man Nicolas Cage, Chris Cooper's Oscar-winning role and the odd and "meta" turns throughout the film.
JUNE 29TH, 2018
EP. 89: "STAR WARS EPISODE I: THE PHANTOM MENACE"
"The boy is dangerous. They all sense it, why can't you?"
Attack of the 90’s Summer Blockbusters comes to a galactic end. Serg rewatches "The Phantom Menace" all the way through for the first time since 1999 as Patrick guides the padawan through the world. Listen as they discuss the "Star Wars" fandom, Jar Jar Binks, podracing, and the famous "Duel of the Fates" lightsaber battle.
JUNE 22ND, 2018
EP. 88: "MEN IN BLACK"
"You know what the difference between you and me is? I make this look good."
Here come the "Men in Black," galaxy defenders. The hosts watch the 1997 classic starring the master of Summer, Will Smith, as the first, last and only line of defense against the worst scum of the universe. Listen as they marvel at the makeup effect, Tommy Lee Jones' awesome turn as K and Patrick reprimands Serg for not watching Netflix's "Daredevil."