Oscar films reviewed (right click OR click)
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
Smokey and the Bandit review (right click OR click)
We discuss Burt at his best in the context of a variety of other films that take the Outlaw Western hero and reimagine him in the modern world.
Decpeche Mode – A Question of TIme
John Cafferty – Hearts on Fire
The Future 001 (right click OR click)
In this spinoff of the Futile Podcast Zack takes the reigns to ask guests what they think will happen in the future?
Walkmen – We’ve Been Had
Pixies – Dig for Fire
High School Musical 3 review (right click OR click)
That’s right this one is about musicals! Zack gives his take on this delightful little Disney film and we discuss some of our favorite moments in musical history … which leads us into a discussion about the way race and gender issues come into play while casting a part, etc.
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Ween – Push th’ Little Daisies
Humboldt County the Movie review (right click OR click)
It’s where we are located and Ian worked on the movie as a PA so we figured we’d give it a review. We take a break in the midst of this review to talk about Snakes n’ Barrels II and which sci-fi characters we’d like to have sex with. email: Futilepodcast@gmail.com
Iggy Pop – Lust for Life
Tricky – Hell is Around the Corner
X-files review (right click OR click)
We talk about the TV show and films and the nature of sci-fi on television and the problematic aspects of telling a convoluted story while still trying to deliver a dramatic narrative that has closure, etc. But mostly this episode is about Krycek.
Enigma – Shadows in Silence
Roxy Music – More Than This
Don’t Mess with the Love Guru review (right click save as OR click)
Zack talks about these two crappy movies and his conclusion: “Bad dramas are hilarious but bad comedies are just embarrassing.” email: Futilepodcast@gmail.com
Kool & the Gang – Celebration
Prefuse 73 – Perverted Undertone *
*damn I really like this track and these movies are beneath it but I edited this podcast like a month ago so them is the breaks.
Mummy 3 review (right click or click)
Zack loves to hate movies he talks about an evening spent with the Ghostrider then proceeedes to tell us about The Mummy 3 . Hopefully Nikil will review this one.
David Bowie – China Girl
Pineapple Express review (right click to save and listen at leisure OR click and listen now)
We talk about this new Rogen/Apatow/Green joint while the women talk about shoes and boobs. Though this movie has neither pineapples or trains (two of my favorite things) it’s still quite good. email us with your complaints about how crude and awful we are: Futilepodcast@gmail.com
Duran Duran – Drug (it’s just a state of mind)
Low Fidelity Allstars – Battle Flag (radio edit)