Ep. 285 – Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

David and Devindra review Robert Rodriguez’s latest film, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, argue about The Congress, and praise the genius of Nathan for You. Be sure to read Wired’s profile on Frank Miller, and Amy Nicholson’s review of Sin City.

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SHOWNOTES

What We’ve Been Watching (07:30)

  • Devindra: The Congress
  • David: Neighbors, Nathan for You,

Featured Review (27:45)

  • Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
  • (50:15) SPOILERS

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After Dark Ep. 284 – Hopes, Dreams, and Fears

In a personal After Dark, David and Jeff discuss their career aspirations, goals, hopes, and fears. Find Jeff’s new podcast and Patreon project at http://www.wehaveconcerns.com.

Ep. 284 – Jodorowsky’s Dune (GUEST: Megan Griffiths, Director of Lucky Them)

David, Devindra, and Jeff get disappointed by Locke, and Lucy, but are pleasantly surprised by The One I Love and Gunmen. Special guest Megan Griffiths joins us for this episode. Be sure to rent Megan’s newest film, Lucky Them, on iTunes or Amazon. Also, listen to Marc Maron’s WTF interview with Robin Williams, and read coverage from David Chen’s new film.

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SHOWNOTES

What We’ve Been Watching (03:30)

  • David: Locke, Blue Ruin
  • Jeff: The Guest
  • Devindra: The One I Love, The Knick, Lucy
  • Megan: Gunmen

Film News (38:00)

  • Lauren Bacall has passed away
  • Robin Williams has passed away

Featured Review (52:15)

  • Jodorowsky’s Dune

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Ep. 283 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Jeff and David discuss the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie by director Jonathan Liebesman (produced by Michael Bay). Read about how Guardians of the Galaxy represents the rise of post-plot cinema.

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Featured Review

  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • (27:30) SPOILERS

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Ep. 282 – Guardians of the Galaxy

David, Devindra, and Jeff discuss the merits of RunPee, extol the pleasures of Extant, get mixed feelings about Enemy, and praise Short Term 12 (again). Be sure to read up on why Thanos is a bad supervillain, why Lucy is painfully stupid, and whether we want an estrogen-powered Ghostbusters.

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SHOWNOTES

Listener emails (01:15)

What We’ve Been Watching (18:53)

  • Jeff: Lucy, Short Term 12,
  • Devindra: Manhattan, The Strain, Enemy, Extant They Came Together,

Film News (40:00)

Featured Review (54:05)

  • Guardians of the Galaxy
  • (1:19:30) SPOILERS

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Bonus Ep. – 24: Live Another Day

David chats with his brother, Michael, about the most recent season of 24. 

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Bonus Ep. – San Diego Comic-Con 2014

David, Jeff, Russ, and Germain chat about their highest highs, lowest lows, and their biggest surprises from this year’s San Diego Comic-Con.

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Ep. 281 – Boyhood

David, Devindra, and Jeff discuss Richard Linklater’s latest cinematic achievement, Boyhood.

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SHOWNOTES

Boyhood (00:05)

  • Boyhood
  • (28:30) SPOILERS

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Ep. 280 – Snowpiercer

David, Devindra, and Jeff discuss Bong Joon-Ho’s latest film, Snowpiercer, plus correct some of their past mistakes. Also, David’s stupidity almost prevents the /Filmcast from being recorded, and everyone learns an important life lesson as a result. Be sure to check out Matt Reeves’ remarks on Andy Serkis’ comments, Indiewire’s interview with Harvey Weinstien, and why we waste $162 billion on food each year.

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SHOWNOTES

Corrections (01:15)

Featured Review (15:05)

  • Snowpiercer
  • (32:05) SPOILERS

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Ep. 279 – Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Dave, Devindra, and Jeff discuss the pleasures of Boyhood and pick their favorite Emmy nominees. Be sure to read Annalee Newitz’s Apes timeline, and learn more about Dave’s favorite moment in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes as well as the special effects shot that took over 1030 iterations.

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SHOWNOTES

What We’ve Been Watching (01:00)

  • Devindra: Boyhood, Snowpiercer
  • David: Orange is the New Black

Film News (10:30)

  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
  • (55:50) SPOILERS

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