Wed, 1 March 2017
The "Dirty Sons of Pitches" are making predictions for the 2017 Oscar ceremony and are pitching stories based upon living in some aspect of Trump's new America in honor of Jordan Peele's horror debut, "Get Out." Enjoy Ben's extra raspy voice and just pretend that Jeff Bridges is on the podcast and doing the one gruff voice he seems to do with every character nowadays.
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Episode 167 includes:
-More bad news for Batman and could Mel Gibson actually direct a superhero movie?
-The guys predict the top eight Oscar categories while Ben moans and groans over the entire exercise.
-"The Great Wall" proves China can now also make mediocre monster spectacle. It's a new global age in cinema!
-"Get Out" is Nate's favorite theatrical horror film since 2012's "Cabin in the Woods."
-This Week's Pitch -- Horror in Trump's America!
-Nate pitches an investigative journalist that discovers the White House is sacrificing reporters they don't like and a post-apocalypse where scientists are hunted down for sport from climate deniers.
-Ben pitches Trump's West Wing starring the cast of "The West Wing," and a civil war between citizens determining their own reality.