Thu, 24 August 2017
The "Dirty Sons of Pitches" are catching up on movies, sharing their 48 film fest short, and talking the world of fans and fandom thanks to the indie comedy, "Birgsby Bear." Nate's under the weather and sounding a bit more like Kathleen turner, so excuse his voice. In the meantime, enjoy another ribald entry from your favorite podcasters.
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Episode 185 includes:
-Check out the first dramatic short film from the Edwin J. Hill production group, "The Things We Leave Behind" for the 2017 48 Hour Film Fest.
-Lots of Netflix news. Losing Disney but gaining a Shonda Rhimes.
-So WB execs said "Justice League " was "unwatchable." Let that sink in considering these may be the same people that gave a standing ovation to BvS.
"The Dark Tower" will disappoint fans and not fans.
-"Wind River" is an intriguing, character-driven mystery that then.... just explains everything to you.
-"Brigsby Bear" is a poignant and surprising movie that might be this year's "Swiss Army Man" gem.
-This Week's Pitch -- Fans and Fandom!
-Ben pitches a Misery-style kidnapping, a fan dating his older TV sexual fantasy actress, a conspiracy thriller about a lost TV episode no one is allowed to see, and a series based upon the Star Wars commercial kid.
-This Week's Game -- Vanity Project!
-The guys pitch a perfect Samuel L. Jackson vehicle in seconds. That's all it takes, folks.