Mon, 14 March 2016
The "Dirty Sons of Pitches" have a lot of news to cover, from Oscar results, to new blackface controversies, to reactions to the new "Ghostbusters" trailer, and also they're pitching Human Worlds for Non-Humans in honor of Disney's animal-centric "Zootopia." The guys are close to completing their rewatch and discussion over season two of SyFy's zombie series, "Z Nation."
Available on iTunes.
Episode 136 includes:
-Stanley Kubrick: genius or a weirdo with no feel for human emotions?
-Oscar recap and the eternal question of whether a black woman can be in blackface. Also, "Ghostbusters" trailer early reaction.
-"London Has Fallen" is an action movie for the Trump supporters of the world.
-Ben defends "Gods of Egypt."
-Ben declares "Zootopia" to be a fun, colorful, and shockingly relevant look at the racial conflicts at play in our modern society. Huh?
-This Week's Pitch -- Human Worlds for Non-Humans!
-Ben pitches a world of sentient Animals, Vegetables, and Minerals, a world of zombies as a dominant species, and a world overpopulated with superheroes.
-Nate pitches an alternate world where dinosaurs evolved into human-like creatures without that pesky asteroid.
-Bonus discussion: 'Z Nation' Rewatch (episodes 2x10-11)
-The guys discuss a great two-parter for SyFy's ongoing zombie series where our ragtag heroes go up against a powerful Mexican cartel with a unique purpose for zombies.