My Cancer Story Ch. 25 “Film Fantatic Vol. 1”

Chapter 25: Film Fanatic Vol. 1

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The days were getting shorter, and my chemo was halfway done– HALFWAY! Three down, three to go. I couldn’t believe it was already nearing November. In these times of reflection, I’m reminded of how lucky I am that (so far) I haven’t seen many complications during chemotherapy.

Most kids who roll onto the eighth floor of Eastern Maine Medical Center experience serious side effects. Again… everybody reacts differently, aside from the few constants: nausea, shedding of hair and skin, and lethargy akin to that of a sloth.

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14- Genre-Mixing

This episode, August delves deeper into the director of Hard to Be a God, Aleksey German, and his brutal history with Russian censorship. Then John talks Genre mash-ups, and finally, Jamie is curious what it would take for the others to watch a movie in theaters.

 

August– Director Aleksey German (Starts at 00:00)

John —   Genre-Mixing (10:28)

Jamie– What will it take for you to watch a film in theaters these days? (34:01)

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 (either way).

Listen here.

Download us on iTunes Tuesdays AND Thursdays! Subscribe and comment below to join the conversation!

Do you have questions, suggested movies, or topics for us to discuss? E-mail us at  NotQuitePod@gmail.com

Visit Jamie’s blog at GuyOnAWire.

And visit John’s new blog (!!) at They Called Him Red.

And finally, see what Jamie looks like (hint: not so good) at his other project: We Need Movies.


-Jamie (@GuyOnAWire)

6- Theater Pains

John, August, and Jamie Gagnon call out the bullshit of the theater-going experience!

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).

Today we discuss these topics in depth:

John- Commercials before Movies

August- Concessions

Jamie- Release Schedules

Listen to the episode HERE!

Download us on iTunes Tuesdays AND Thursdays! Subscribe and comment below to join the conversation!

Do you have questions, suggested movies, or topics for us to discuss? E-mail us at  NotQuitePod@gmail.com

Visit Jamie’s blog at GuyOnAWire.


-Jamie (@GuyOnAWire)