Sun, 21 June 2020
The "Dirty Sons of Pitches" are back and riding the rails of Hollywood for this week's double feature. The guys watch the 1985 Cannon classic "Runaway Train" and then follow that with 2016's popular zombie action movie from South Korea, "Train to Busan."
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Episode 268 includes:
-J.K. Rowling just can't seem to stop saying hurtful comments about trans people and doubling down.
-Reappraisals of racist media depictions like "Gone with the Wind" are heating up the culture wars.
-Nate thinks "The King of Staten Island" is an enjoyable showcase to the strengths of star, Pete Davidson.
-The ignoble "Artemis Fowl" feels like nobody simply gave a shit. Also, Josh Gad is terrifying.
-Classic Movie -- "Runaway Train" (1985)
-Jon Voight and Eric Roberts are escaped convicts who pick the wrong train to make a break for it in a Cannon film that was nominated for three Oscars including two acting Oscars!
-Cult Movie -- "Train to Busan" (2016)
-A South Korean speeding train filled with zombies is an exceedingly exciting action-horror movie that exemplifies great storytelling. Even non-horror fans will love it.