Episode 15 – War Crimes: La Dolce Vita (Short Rounds)
Short Rounds

 
 
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or: It’s Like Visiting Italy, But Staying On The Train


In this special Short Rounds episode, Chris and Hunter review Chris’s War Crime – Federico Fellini’s 1960 seminal cinematic masterwork La Dolce Vita. And that’s it…well, sort of. Chris recommends a high-point beer and Hunter recommends an horrible one. Saluti!

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SHOW NOTES

00:00:35 – Review – La Dolce Vita
00:23:06 – Beer Recommendation: Old Chub Nitro – Oskar Blues Brewery
“Yeah Yeah” – Sam Means

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Episode 14 – Inside Out / Toon Talk
War Starts at Midnight

 
 
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or: How Do You Like ‘Dem Apples, Batman?


Hunter and Chris have an animated discussion about Disney and Pixar’s latest mega-hit Inside Out. Chris gets a sweet tooth with this week’s beer recommendation. In Special Features, the dudes delve deep into their cinematic subconscious to discuss some of their favorite animated films during Toon Talk. Get traumatized all over again with repressed memories of horrifying Disney villains and their even more horrifying deaths!

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SHOW NOTES

00:10:14 – Review – Inside Out
00:40:52 – Beer Recommendation: Abita Root Beer – Abita Brewing Company
“Will You Hang Around” – Sam Means
00:44:11 – Special Features – Toon Talk
“Run Away” – Sam Means
01:04:55 – Really Rad Recommendations

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If you listen to the show with any regularity, you probably already know where I stand on J.J Abrams’s upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but I’m not sure I’ve ever really expressed just how much Star Wars once meant to me. As a child I was a huge fan of the original Star Wars films. For years I popped in a VHS tape of Episode IV, V, or VI every night before going to bed. If my love for film has an origin story, it begins with those three movies.

But as I grew older my horizons expanded, and Star Wars slowly drifted from my orbit. This was in no small part due to the prequels. I’ll attempt to spare you the redundant laundry list of complaints everyone throws out for Episodes I, II, & III, but I will say this; those were the first Star Wars films I ever saw in theaters, and they likely play a key role in my lack of fanboy enthusiasm for anything today.

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Episode 13.5 – Bonus Batman Banter
War Starts at Midnight

 
 
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or: That was the Summer Shandy talking


Question: How do you stop three grown men from talking about Batman?
Answer: You don’t. You just hit the “record” button. Buckle up your utility belts for some Bonus Batman Banter as Chris, Hunter, and guest Batman Fanboy Joey Dale discuss the entire Batman film series. “Holy Bonus Content, Batman!”

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