Danielle and Ian discuss appealing violence, and what is involved in making a scene affective as opposed to manipulative, or exploitative, or gross.
Oliver returns to discuss the live action Ghost in the Shell film with Ian.
Ian and Zack discuss what they’ve seen and what they expect to see as the sun continues to rise and set.
Zack and Ian also talk about “Steetfighter” and “Double Dragon” in this extra sized episode.
Ian goes even deeper overboard into the rabbit hole as he discusses the problems of Love and Hate as they relate to movies … for the most part.
Depeche Mode – Suffer Well (instrumental)
I ramble about what makes something “good” and what makes it crap. AND what makes some crap good. It’s yet another meandering poderance that serves to set the stage for future discussion hopefully.
Astrobotnia – Lightworks
A bit about where we are and where I am going, we’ll see.
music: Amon Tobin – Verbal (Topo Gigio mix)
This one is crazy. Ian also talks about C. Kaufman’s Synecdoche NY. You can read the written review of these films here: http://theforgottenreviews.wordpress.com/
subsribe: Futile Podcast
Bjork – Play Dead.
XPloding Plastix – Relieved Beyond Repair
Zack decides to start a rivalry with podcast Grammar Girl. I explain my angle. We read my friend Alex’s top ten movies of 2008 list and then review and discuss:
Frost/Nixon, The Wrestler, Slumdog Millionarie; among other things.
Millionaire – Slumdog Millionaire soundtrack
Underworld – Oh
Latikas Theme – Slumdog Millionaire soundtrack
Aajkai Ratt – Slumdog Millionaire soundtrack