4- Are Character Arcs Important?

In episode four, John, August, and Jamie have our most articulate and heated episode ever! August even tries to start a feud!

Today we discuss these topics in depth:

John- Do we really need character arcs?

Jamie- Long-gestating Sequels

August- Writer/Director Denis Villeneuve

Listen to it here.

Each odd-numbered episode we talk specific films, and each even-numbered episode we discuss topics regarding Hollywood and the things we’re passionate about (both positive or negative).

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-Jamie (@GuyOnAWire)

15- “Kingpin” #52PickUp

As Comedy Month continues on #52PickUp, I watch one of my favorite comedies from the Farrelly Brothers:

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Kingpin. That’s right. If you’re debating the validity of this film in the Farrelly Brothers pantheon, then either A: You haven’t seen this; or B. You don’t remember their top-loaded “pantheon” as I do.

What’s with the pointing, anyway?Read More »

“Independence Day: Resurgence” Hits All of My Interests

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****UPDATE 4/22/16– TRAILER #2****

 

Growing up I had been an immense fan of the movie Independence Day. The scale of the attack, the large talented cast, and the seamless blending of both types of special effects: CGI and Practical– All of this was what made this film so special (and lucrative), and what launched Roland Emmerich‘s career of blockbuster disaster movies. Whether that’s a good thing or not… I’ll let you decide.

So when I sat down to finally watch the trailer for the oft-delayed sequel Independence Day: Resurgence, I was taken back to my childhood. What I didn’t expect however, was the lore that they’ve constructed around the first movie.Read More »