Sun, 4 August 2019
The "Dirty Sons of Pitches" are revving those engines, a term that seems less and less applicable with every sequel, for the "Fast and Furious" spinoff, "Hobbs & Shaw." The guys pitch tag-team spinoffs and then conclude with another round of America's favorite game, "So Shalit Be" where the guys imitate national treasure Gene Shalit to come up with movie blurbs for the films covered that week.
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Episode 244 includes:
-Get ready for the worst podcast idea of all time, and making it about "Batman vs Superman" is only part of the reason why.
-Stephen King writing new ending for "The Stand."
-Tarantino's "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" is a stroll down his memories. A leisurely stroll.
-Indie roundup: "The Farewell," "High-Life," and an Ohio-made drama, "Huckleberry."
-"Hobbs & Shaw" is basically everything you want it to be, and that's not enough for Ben.
-This Week's Pitch -- Tag-Team Spinoffs!
-Ben pitches an Indiana Jones team of Mutt and Short Round, a man and a sentient zombie, the dinosaurs in "Jurassic World," Wolverine helping young Magneto hunt Nazis, and teaming two villainous Purgers.
-This Week's Game -- So Shalit Be!
-The guys imitate the famous film critic Gene Shalit and come up with blurbs for the movies reviewed on this podcast episode.