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Hosted by Skye Jethani and Josh Lindsay, "The Movie Proposal" is a deep dive into movies from two thoughtful Christian guys.
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Nov 21, 2019

Something Old:

Josh’s: Amazing Stories (1985): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0088478/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Blazing Saddles (1974): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0071230/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something New:

The Mandalorian (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8111088/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: The Mandalorian is a win for Disney+

Skye’s Proposal: The Mandalorian is the best Star Wars storytelling since Return of the Jedi in 1983, however, that is a very low bar.

Something Borrowed: Skye and Jason

Something Blew:

Josh’s: Standup Comedy, like, in general.

Skye’s:

Blew Chunks: Dumbo (2019) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3861390/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Blew Mind: The Front Runner (2018) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7074886/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Jason’s:

Blew Mind: Doctor Sleep (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5606664/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Nov 8, 2019

Episode 72: Joker

Something Old:

Josh’s: Daces with Wolves (1990): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0099348/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Falling Down (1993): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0106856/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Something New: Joker (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7286456/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: Joker is about where we find our identity and our ultimate hope in finding it in a heavenly father.

Skye’s Proposal: This movie is probably the most brilliant social commentary of the past decade.

The Dark Knight (2008): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0468569/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0359950/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something Borrowed:

Leading Neurocriminologist Considers Joker “a Great Educational Tool”:

https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2019/10/joker-joaquin-phoenix-psychology

Something Blew:

Josh’s:

Air Force One: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0118571/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Mindhunter: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5290382/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s:

Eddie Murphy: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000552/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

George Lucas Reacts to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Final Trailer - Salty Celebrity Deepfake: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MuxVqB3I7E

Jason’s: Danny Elfman’s Master Class: https://www.masterclass.com/classes/danny-elfman-teaches-music-for-film

Oct 24, 2019

Something Old:

Josh’s: The Hudsucker Proxy (1995): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0110074/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: The Prince of Egypt (1998) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0120794/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something New: The Laundromat https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5865326/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: The Laundromat is an example of what makes Netflix a modern-day playhouse.

Skye’s Proposal: This is a case of a film where the trailer is so much better than the movie.

Something Borrowed: The Panama Papers, explained with piggy banks:

https://youtu.be/k2APYPjTWZ8

Something Blew:

Josh’s: El Camino (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9243946/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0359950/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken! (2017): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7215262/?ref_=nv_sr_2?ref_=nv_sr_2

Jason’s: VFX Artists React to Bad & Great CGI 11:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=erY_8JRgUiI&t=947s

Oct 4, 2019

Something Old:

Josh’s: Contact (1997): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0118884/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s:  Apollo 13 (1995): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0112384/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something New:  Ad Astra (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2935510/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: Ad Astra tries to shoot for the emotional stars but only almost makes it to the moon.

Skye’s Proposal: Ad Astra is as boring, monotonous, and soul-crushing as the empty vacuum of space.

Something Borrowed: Science vs Cinema: AD ASTRA: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EpDoEWEOALQ&feature=youtu.be

Something Blew:

Josh’s:

Blew Chunks: Between Two Ferns: The Movie (2019) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9398640/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Blew Mind: Say Goodnight Kevin Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/saygoodnightkevin

Say Goodnight Kevin Podcast: http://saygoodnightkevin.com/podcast

Skye’s: Between Two Ferns: The Movie (2019) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9398640/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Jason’s: Halo Pug: https://twitter.com/SleepHussy/status/1178580907999006720?s=20

Sep 20, 2019

Something Old:

Soapdish (1991): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0102951/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Office Space (1999): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0151804/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something New: Late Night (2019)

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6107548/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: Late Night is a decent comedy that ironically suffers the same fate as most Christian film.

Skye’s Proposal: Late Night proves that Hollywood still has no idea how to navigate issues of gender and power in the era of #MeToo

Something Borrowed: Facebook contest

Something Blew:

Josh’s:

Blows Chunks: The Boys:  https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1190634/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Blew Mind: The Righteous Gemstones: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8634332/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s:

Blew Mind: 1865: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/1865/id1467256065

Blew Mind: The Corridor Crew: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSpFnDQr88xCZ80N-X7t0nQ

Jason’s: Bill Hader in It Chapter Two:

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7349950/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Aug 22, 2019

Something Old:

Josh’s: Strictly Ballroom (1992) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0105488/?ref_=nv_sr_2?ref_=nv_sr_2

Skye’s: Snatch (2000): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0208092/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something New: Yesterday (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8079248/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: An example of a film where the critics just got it wrong.

Skye’s Proposal: One of the most striking things about Yesterday is what it did NOT do.

Something Borrowed: https://relevantmagazine.com/life5/a-new-kind-of-prosperity-gospel/

Something Blew:

Josh’s:

A Streetcar Named Desire:  https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0044081/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Over the Garden Wall: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3718778/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Mindhunter: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5290382/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Succession: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7660850/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Jason’s: The Good Place: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4955642/?ref_=nm_flmg_wr_1

Skye’s:

The Family: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10715148/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Mobituaries with Mo Rocca: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/mobituaries-with-mo-rocca/id1449045549

 

 

Aug 1, 2019

Episode 67:

Something old:

Josh’s: Hoop Dreams (1994): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0110057/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Christian’s: The Longest Day (1962): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0056197/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Mister Roberts (1955) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0048380/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something New:

The Girl Who Wore Freedom: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7347258/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Ken Burns Masterclass: https://www.masterclass.com/classes/ken-burns-teaches-documentary-filmmaking

The Girl Who Wore Freedom on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thegirlwhoworefreedom/

Something Blew:

Christian’s: Hamilton (??!?!?)

Josh’s: I Survived I Kissed Dating Goodbye (2018):

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9625234/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Shazam!: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0448115/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Jason’s: Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7131622/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

https://www.normandystories.com/

Jul 18, 2019

Something Old:

 

Josh’s: Empire of the Sun (1987): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0092965/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Skye’s: Tommy Boy (1995): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0114694/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Something New: Spider-Man: Far From Home: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6320628/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Josh’s Proposal: Spider-Man: Far From Home taps into some good life lessons for teenagers

 

Skye’s Proposal: Spider-Man: Far From Home Illustrates the struggle our culture has with growing up and accepting adult responsibilities.

 

 

Something Borrowed: Josh’s game

 

 

Something Blew:

 

Josh’s:

Blew Chunks: Tully (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5610554/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Skye’s:

Stranger Things Season 3: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4574334/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

James Bond: The Rant™️

 

Jason’s: Yesterday (2019) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8079248/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Jul 3, 2019

Something Old:

Mike’s: Double Indemnity (1944): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0036775/

Josh’s: Steel Magnolias (1989): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0098384/

Skye’s: Lean on Me (1989): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0097722/

Something New: Toy Story 4: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1979376/

Mike’s Proposal: Probably one of the best Villain Redemptions in a film, for sure in a Pixar film.

Josh’s: Toy Story 4 displays a lesson in biblical manhood also seen in Avengers Endgame

Skye’s: Toy Story 4 feels a little bit like the unexpected child that came along years after a vasectomy. You love ‘em, but you don’t really need ‘em.

Something borrowed: Mike Nawrocki Interview

The World We Make: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7643622/

Something Blew:

Josh’s: Stronger (2017): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3881784/

Skye’s: HGTV, like, as a network.

Mike’s: Cinematic VR

Jason’s: Chernobyl: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7366338/

Jun 21, 2019
Something Old
Josh - My Fair Lady
Skye - Patton
 
Something New
Rocketman
 
Proposal - Josh "Rocketman succeeds as a film because it chooses to be different but it didn't go far enough."
 
Proposal - Skye "Rocketman illustrates why celebrities should not be executive producers on their own biopics"
 
Something Borrowed
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/12/movies/elton-john-rocketman.html

Something Blew
Josh - Amazon's series Forever
Skye - podcast  Conan O'Brien Needs a Friend
May 31, 2019

Something Old:

Josh’s: Goonies (1985): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0089218/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Short Circuit: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0091949/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Phil’s: Time Bandits (1981): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0081633/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Babe (1995): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0112431/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something New: The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019):

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3513498/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: I propose that The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part works because they know their audience.

Skye’s Proposal: The Lego Movie 2 is perfectly geared toward a generation that is struggling with mental health due to social media.

Phil’s Proposal: I like the first one better than the second one. I don’t know that I’ve seen a film aimed at children that completely subverts who’s good, who’s bad in the middle of the movie.

Something Borrowed: Phil Vischer

Something Blew:

Josh’s: The Meg https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4779682/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Game of Thrones, like, in general. He hasn't, you know, watched it. But, like, he, like, knows things. "I think and I know things."

Phil’s:

Bathtubs Over Broadway: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6029778/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Russian Doll: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7520794/

May 17, 2019

Something Old:

 

Josh’s: The Dark Crystal (1982) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0083791/?ref_=nv_sr_2?ref_=nv_sr_2

 

Skye’s: The Godfather (1972): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0068646/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Something New: Fighting with My Family (2019) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6513120/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Josh’s Proposal: This movie puts an interesting twist on pursuing a dream. It’s not just about me.

 

Skye’s Proposal: This movie is an interesting glimpse into some Biblical narratives that are worth thinking about again.

 

Something Borrowed: http://www.historyvshollywood.com/reelfaces/fighting-with-my-family/

 

Something Blew:

 

Josh’s:

Block Buster Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/blockbuster/id1451112935

Veep: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1759761/

Backdraft II: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8172466/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Skye’s:

Howard Stern on Fresh Air: https://www.npr.org/programs/fresh-air/2019/05/14/723182920/fresh-air-for-may-14-2019-howard-stern-part-1

 

Jason’s:

Blew Chunks: Watch Will Smith perform "Prince Ali" in this new clip from Aladdin: https://twitter.com/IGN/status/1128148429929164805

Blew Mind: Hollywood Screenwriter Attempts To Write A Scene in 7 Minutes | Vanity Fair: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoM-tQOOcPw

May 2, 2019

Something Old:

 

Josh’s: Frequency (2000): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0186151/

 

Skye’s: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0097576/?ref_=nv_sr_2?ref_=nv_sr_2

 

 

Something New: Avengers: Endgames (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4154796/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Josh’s Proposal: Avengers Endgame has succeed where Star Wars is currently failing: Character Development

 

Skye’s Proposal: Avengers Endgame is a remarkable story about self sacrifice in a culture of self indulgence.

 

Something Borrowed: https://www.comicbookmovie.com/avengers/avengers_endgame/avengers-endgame-writers-address-all-the-biggest-twists-character-deaths-the-ending-and-more-spoilers-a168052

 

Something Blew:

 

Josh’s: Nate Bargatze: The Tennessee Kid

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9861504/?ref_=nm_flmg_wr_2

 

Skye’s: One Marvelous Scene: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLd7v7nQLQGwKQxfPtUPz6i1h3-JVxBx0D

 

Jason’s:

Barry:

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5348176/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Sonic (the abomination): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3794354/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Apr 25, 2019

Something Old:

Josh’s: A Simple Plan (1998): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0120324/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Cliffhanger (1993): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0106582/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something New: The Legend of Cocaine Island (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8106596/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: The Legend of Cocaine Island is my kind of True Crime Drama.

 

How Florida's Proud Open Government Laws Lead to the Shame of "Florida Man" News Stories: https://www.miaminewtimes.com/news/how-floridas-proud-open-government-laws-lead-to-the-shame-of-florida-man-news-stories-7608595

Something Borrowed:https://techcrunch.com/2019/04/11/original-content-cocaine-island-interview/

Something Blew:

Skye’s: The Americans: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2149175/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s: The Highwaymen: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1860242/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

Jason’s: Love, Death & Robots: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9561862/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

BONUS SEGMENT:

https://www.patreon.com/holypost

Apr 9, 2019

Something Old:

 

Josh’s: Run Lola Run (1998): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0130827/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Skye’s: To Kill a Mockingbird (1962): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0056592/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

https://www.amazon.com/Just-Mercy-Story-Justice-Redemption/dp/081298496X

 

Something New: Captain Marvel: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4154664/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sYSbk_tTsjk

 

Josh’s Proposal:  Captain marvel demonstrates why film studios are so desperate to create a Cinematic Universe.

 

Skye’s Proposal: Every time Marvel has introduced a new Character, they have done it by introducing a new Genre of film.

 

Something Borrowed:  https://www.nbc.com/last-call-with-carson-daly/video/anna-boden-ryan-fleck/3913929

 

Something Blew:

 

Josh’s: Paddleton (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8041276/?ref_=nv_sr_2?ref_=nv_sr_2

 

Skye’s: Aquaman (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1477834/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Jason’s: The Twilight Zone - “The Comedian” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=19GO8-Rrn0g

Mar 22, 2019

Something Old:

Josh’s: Clueless (1995): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0112697/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Arthur (1981): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0082031/?ref_=nv_sr_7

Something New: Generation Wealth (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5268348/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: Generation Wealth paints a compelling picture of why we all need Jesus.

Skye’s Proposal: Generation Wealth is not about Wealth as much as it is about Generations and the regrets that parents have valued something more than their kids.

Something Blew:

Josh’s: Patriot Season 2: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4687882/?ref_=nv_sr_2

Skye’s: Aladdin (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6139732/?ref_=nv_sr_2

What’s That Name: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rImxuuD_kwM

Jason’s: Alita: Battle Angel https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0437086/?pf_rd_m=A2FGELUUNOQJNL&pf_rd_p=f9f31d04-fc22-4d12-86b4-f46e25aa2f6f&pf_rd_r=Q9HFEEZN2MBF2GT31QP9&pf_rd_s=center-1&pf_rd_t=15506&pf_rd_i=boxoffice&ref_=cht_bo_3

 

 

Mar 4, 2019

Something Old:

Josh’s: Being John Malkovich (1999): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0120601/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Tootsie (1982): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0084805/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something New: Can You Ever Forgive Me?

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4595882/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: I can relate to Melissa McCarthy’s character Lee Israel.

Skye’s Proposal: Can You Ever Forgive Me? is yet another example of a brilliant comedic actor trying to be taken seriously by doing a dramatic film that doesn’t quite work.

Something Borrowed:

How A Successful Biographer Became A Forger

https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=94461486

Something Blew:

Josh’s:

Blew Chunks: The Master (2012): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1560747/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Blew Mind: Yesterday (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8079248/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge:

https://disneyland.disney.go.com/destinations/disneyland/star-wars-galaxys-edge/

 

 

Feb 8, 2019

Something Old:

Max Dugan Returns (1983): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0085919/?ref_=nv_sr_1

The Thomas Crown Affair (1999): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0155267/?ref_=nv_sr_2

 

Something New: The Old Man & the Gun (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2837574/?ref_=fn_al_tt_2

 

Josh’s Proposal: The Old Man & the Gun is a welcome break from Hollywood Blockbusters

Skye’s Proposal: The Old Man & the Gun affirms how our character is formed by our habits.

The Americans: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2149175/?ref_=nv_sr_2

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid:

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0064115/?ref_=tt_rec_tt

The Sting: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0070735/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something Blew:

Josh’s:

Blew Mind: Patriots Day (2016): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4572514/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Blew Chunks: Justice League (2017): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0974015/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s:

Blew Mind: Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom https://www.amazon.com/Frederick-Douglass-David-W-Blight/dp/1416590315

Blew Chunks: “The Big Game”

Jason’s:

Blew Mind: Missing Link(2019) Trailer: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8332426/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Jan 25, 2019

Something Old:

 

Josh’s: Brave Little Toaster (1987): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0092695/

 

Tom’s: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0031679/

 

Skye’s: The Matrix (1999): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0133093/

 

Something New: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4633694/

 

Josh’s Proposal: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is the best film of 2018

 

Tom’s Proposal: Sony didn’t only create the best Spider-man movie ever, but gave CG animation a great leap forward visually. (1;38:50)

 

Skye’s Proposal: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse may represent a kind of comic book representation of what’s happening in American culture right now.

 

Something Borrowed: Interview with Tom Bancroft.

 

An explanation of 1’s and 2’s in Spider-verse:

https://m.imgur.com/gallery/3SSSEHN

 

Something Blew:

 

Josh’s: First Reformed (2017): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6053438/

 

Tom’s: Aquaman (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1477834/

 

Skye’s: The NFL, like, in general.

 

Jason’s: https://twitter.com/DANIELPEMBERTON

 

Tom’s podcast:

https://taughtbyapro.com/category/podcasts/

Jan 10, 2019

Josh’s: Little Shop of Horrors (1986): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0091419/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0066817/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Something New: Mary Poppins Returns (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5028340/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: Mary Poppins Returns is practically perfect in every way except for one… The songs.

Skye’s Proposal: Mary Poppins Returns is a wonderful couple of hours with your family in the theater. But will ultimately be forgotten because it suffers from death of Nostalgia.

Something Borrowed: https://www.buzzfeed.com/agh/mary-poppins-returns-bird-woman-lady-jane-michael

Something Blew:

Josh’s:

The Golden Globes

&

The Disaster Artist

Skye’s:

Men in Black: International: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2283336/?ref_=nv_sr_1

&

Walmart pick up tv commercial - Movie Cars extended version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dMcBBHpzKiI

Jan 3, 2019

Something Old: 

Josh’s: The ‘Burbs (1989): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0096734/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: Tombstone (1993): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0108358/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Wyatt Earp (1994): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0111756/?ref_=nv_sr_2

Something New: Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2388771/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Josh’s Proposal: Mowgli is an example of how 3D animation/motion capture isn’t working for me.

Skye’s Proposal: This movie is messed up

Something Borrowed:  Josh’s game

Something Blew: 

Josh’s: 

Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018):  https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5848272/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Homecoming (2018-): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7008682/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Skye’s: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-hCcr3EfJg

Jason’s:

Score: A Film Music Documentary: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4207112/?ref_=nv_sr_5

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4633694/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Dec 20, 2018
Its the 15th anniversary of everybody's favorite Christmas movie "Elf"! 
This week's episode features Todd Komarnicki, the producer of Elf. He's also a screenwriter for films like Tom Hanks' Sully and Bruce Willis' Perfect Stranger.
 
We had a lot of fun talking about how the movie Elf was made, some behind the scenes stories and what it means to be a screenwriter.
 
And do you know what film stars Harrison Ford with Bea Arthur?! And what Tom Hanks film is a lot like Elf?? Check out this episode and if you like it please leave a 5 star review!
Nov 29, 2018

Something Old:  

Josh’s: Blood Simple (1984)  https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0086979/

Brian’s: Fargo (1996) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0116282/

Something New: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6412452/

Josh’s Proposal:  The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs is like the art form of poetry. Important, beautiful, yet unappreciated by most people.

Brian’s Proposal: This is an example of a new breed of film that Netflix has created: The Big Budget Independent Film. 

Something Borrowed:  http://baxterblack.com

https://ew.com/movies/2018/11/27/ballad-of-buster-scruggs-endings/

Something Blew:

Josh’s: Batkid Begins (2015): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3884528/

Brian’s: Mary Poppins Returns (2018):  https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5028340/

Jason’s: Robin Hood (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4532826/

Nov 16, 2018

Something Old: 

 

Josh’s:The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

 https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0050212/?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Skye’s: Young Guns (1988) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0096487/?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Something New: 

 

Outlaw King (2018): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6679794/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_4

 

Josh’s Proposal:  I liked Outlaw King when it was called Braveheart.

 

Skye’s Proposal: Outlaw King is Braveheart if Braveheart sucked.

 

 

Something Borrowed: 

 

https://www.popularmechanics.com/culture/movies/a25018061/outlaw-king-braveheart/

 

 

Something Blew: 

 

Josh’s: PATRIOT (2015- ) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4687882/?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Skye’s: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017- )

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5788792/?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Jason’s: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018)

 https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4123430/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Nov 1, 2018

Something Old: 

 

Josh’s: Hello Dolly (1969): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0064418/?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

Skye’s: The Bodyguard (1992): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0103855/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

 

Yentl (1983): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0086619/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

 

Lawrence Kasdan: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001410/?ref_=tt_ov_wr 

 

Something New: A Star is Born (2018) : https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1517451/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

 

A musician helps a young singer find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.

 

Josh’s Proposal: This bittersweet film perpetuates Hollywood’s love of “You can’t have your cake and eat it too”

 

Skye’s Proposal: This movie should have been called “A Star is Bored”

 

Something Borrowed: Josh’s game thing, IDK man.

 

Something Blew: 

 

Josh’s: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5788792/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

 

Skye’s: Vice:  https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6266538/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

 

Jason’s: Barry: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5348176/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

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