Ep. 66: From Russia With Love

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Fast cars, beautiful women, exotic locales, and high stakes. James Bond’s living the good life. And when the blonde bombshell comes with a Soviet encryption device? What could be better?

Carlin’s Rating: 4 out of 5 Stars
Jordan’s Rating: 4 out of 5 Stars
Overall Rating: 4 out of 5 Stars

Episode 39: In Bruges

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On this week’s episode, we travel to the quaint little town of Bruges on the recommendation of fan of the show, Tim. We discuss the writing of the movie, some of the themes, and admire a really beautiful set piece. Check it out!

Carlin’s Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Jordan’s Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Overall Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

Episode 37: The Conversation

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Today, we watch one of Jordan’s selections. This film, directed by Francis Ford Coppola and starring Gene Hackman, is The Conversation. This movie is an engrossing character piece about a person who’s working hard to keep his life personal while recording the conversations of others. We talk about the nature of suspicion, surveillance, and paranoia in this fascinating work from a cast and crew of legends.

Carlin’s Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Stars
Jordan’s Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Stars
Overall Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Stars