Thursday, November 29, 2018

Thunderball - Supplement

While we try to cover as much as we can in our episodes, there's always more to see, hear, and read about a movie that can enhance your viewing experience. If you enjoyed our episode on Thunderball, here's a few extra bits you might find interesting...



Episode 80: Thunderball


We're back on assignment with Bob Chipman as we plunge into the murky waters of the fourth James Bond adventure, Thunderball. Listen as we detail the latest crimes of 007, wade into the legal entanglements concerning the story's origins, and critique wetsuit couture. Warning: Contains explicit language, spoilers, and way too much scuba combat.



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Want to help establish a memorial fund for fallen agent Paula Caplan? Know some coves you'd like to recommend for scuba-based hijacking plots? Do you support consumer jet packs for all? Leave a comment and keep the conversation going.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Fight! - Supplement

While we try to cover as much as we can in our episodes, there's always more to see, hear, and read about a movie that can enhance your viewing experience. If you enjoyed our episode on fight scenes, here's a few extra bits you might find interesting...



Episode 79: Fight!


We're squaring off for a discussion of the best fight scenes in movie history. Listen as we grapple over the most important elements to a great fight, give credit to the fight coordinators responsible for some of cinema's most immortal brawls, and list our top ten favorite silver screen slugfests. Warning: Contains explicit language, spoilers, and stunt doubles.



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What are your favorite film fights? Do you have a particular drunken style that you prefer? Know of a better tune to beat up zombies to? Leave a comment and keep the conversation going.

Monday, October 29, 2018

Episode 78: Evolution of the Living Dead


Here is our first live show, recorded at the Peabody Essex Museum as part of Salem Horror Fest. To mark the 50th anniversary of the release of Night of the Living Dead, we discuss George Romero's Living Dead film series. Listen as we discuss how Romero used zombies as metaphors for social issues, chart how Romero's zombies developed from flesh-eating monsters into the heroes of the series, and recognize the tremendous cultural impact Romero's films have had. Warning: Contains mild explicit language, spoilers, and some politics.



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Is there another social issue you think Romero's zombies represent? Do you think intestines count as flesh? Want to complain about Salem street noise in October? Leave a comment and keep the conversation going.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

28 Days Later - Supplement

While we try to cover as much as we can in our episodes, there's always more to see, hear, and read about a movie that can enhance your viewing experience. If you enjoyed our episode on 28 Days Later, here's a few extra bits you might find interesting...