Wed, 13 January 2016
The "Dirty Sons of Pitches" are starting 2016 by looking back on some of the bigger awards releases carrying over from the previous year, like "The Revenant." They pitch a variety of survival stories big and small, physical and psychological, and get back to watching SyFy's zombie series "Z Nation" as the first season begins to wrap up.
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Episode 130 includes:
-What's the best Brett Ratner film? Do these words even make sense?
-Ben lays bare why he blames the success of "Star Wars" for the decline of society.
-Ever wonder what Tyler Perry's Madea would be like as a cartoon?
-Nate says "Carol" is an unrequited romance that is understated to death.
-Ben and Nate find "The Revenant" to be an endurance experience. Ben rejects Leo's Oscar attention and prefers the angry bear.
-This Week's Pitch -- Survival Stories!
-Ben pitches a super-power kill-or-be-killed facility, Cast away with two dudes, and a crazy scout leader who hunts down his scouts for sport.
-Nate pitches a teacher who survived a school shooting incident who may be more involved than believed.
-Bonus Discussion: 'Z Nation' Re-Watch (episodes 1x09-10)
-The guys are back to watching and discussing the first season of SyFy's zombie series. This week they skip the worst episode in the show's history.