The Departed

Film ‐ November 21, 2017

In this episode, Alan and Joe discuss The Departed, Martin Scorcese’s Academy Award winning crime thriller adaptation of Infernal Affairs. Is it an ingenious cat and mouse game, or is The Departed just a big rat? As a replacement, Alan suggests a similar gritty crime movie from France. Take a listen and “inform” us what you think.

What’s this week’s suggested film? Here’s a hint!

“The idea is to leave here a little smarter.”

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American Hustle (with Lisa Feingold)

Film ‐ November 07, 2017

Our special guest, Lisa Feingold, asks us to re-evaluate David O. Russell’s con artist film American Hustle. We’ll delve below the surface of ’70s era glitz and glamour to discover something that kinda stinks. Bust out the hair spray and curlers, toss some popcorn in the “science oven”, and get ready for a tussle while we do the hustle!

What’s this week’s suggested film? Here’s a hint!

“People hate to think about bad things happening so they always underestimate their likelihood.”

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Halloween Special (2017) – The Blair Witch Project

Film ‐ October 30, 2017

It’s our 2nd annual Hallovveen special, and Alan thinks found footage classic The Blair VVitch Project should go stand in the corner. Did this one lose you in the vvoods? Or vvere you vvhimpering in terror under the covers? VVhatever your sentiments, hang on to your brooms because vve’ve got another vvoodsy nightmare coming your vvay.

What’s this week’s suggested film? Here’s a hint!

“Wouldst thou like to live deliciously?”

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