Sun, 11 April 2021
The "Dirty Sons of Pitches" are making up for the pain of past movie choices by going back to the goodness that is the 1987 "RoboCop" movie, offering a balm to Ben's soul. The guys talk about the schlocky 80s sci-fi satire and the 2014 remake and where it went wrong and how it might have been ahead of its time as well.
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Episode 299 includes:
-R.I.P. Yaphet Kotto, Jessica Walter, George Segal, and maybe Thomas Middleditch's career
-New "The Suicide Squad" trailer with more "the."
-Ben challenges Nate to watch Netflix's "Secret Magic Control Agency" as homework.
-The Oscar-nominated "Another Round" is a curious fizzle.
- Canadian horror comedy "Slaxx" is stretched out.
-Remakin' It -- "RoboCop"
-The guys sing the praises of the 1987 Paul Verhoeven original and find new meaning and relevancy with the unheralded 2014 remake.