Episode 53 – Moonlight / Fantasy Movie League Awards

or: We Should Have Named This Podcast Burry Me With My Movies


Chris & Jacob discuss Barry Jenkins’ lush coming of age drama, Moonlight. Chris pairs the fruitful feature with an appropriately complex sour ale. Then in The Dudes hand out a boatload of superlative awards for the Fall 2016 Midnight Warrior Fantasy Movie League. PLUS – A new trailer dropped for Scorsese’s latest, Silenceand the fellas flaunt their first impressions.

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SHOW NOTES

00:08:48 – Review – Moonlight
00:33:03 – SPOILERS – Moonlight
00:50:14 – Beer Recommendation: Oblivion Red Sour Ale by Wicked Weed Brewing
“Rescue Me” – Eleanor Seabird
00:54:46 – Special Features – Fantasy Movie League Recap – Fall 2016 Awards
“Wouldn’t It Be Nice (Cover)” – Eleanor Seabird
01:20:48 – Really Rad Recommendations

 

FALL 2016 FML GOLDEN WARRIOR AWARDS

GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS ABC AWARD – most wins in a season (remember your ABCs: Always Best Cineplexes)
Film School Dropout // 4 wins and 2 perfect cineplexes

THEO KRETSCHMAR-SCHULDORFF MEMORIAL AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN CINEPLEX MONIKERS – best cineplex name
Bury Me With My Movies

OCCAM’S RAZOR – simplest cineplex of the season
No Country for Old Movies // 8 screens of Hacksaw Ridge in Week 11

DIVERSIFY YOUR BONDS – best performing cineplex featuring the greatest mix of movies
Tell Mr. Royal This is the Pagoda // The Girl On the Train, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, Storks, Sully, Masterminds, Snowden, AND Don’t Breath all in Week 05

BIGGEST BLOWOUT
Film School Dropout // $20,779,040 lead over the nearest competitor in Week 13

MOST VALUABLE PROJECTIONIST – top grossing cineplex in the league
Film School Dropout // $954,250,663 for the season


RECOMMENDATIONS

Jacob  – Ida
Stream: Hulu, Yahoo, Fandor | Rent: iTunesGoogle Play

Chris – Y Tu Mamá También
Stream: Netflix, HuluRent: iTunesAmazon


MUSIC

Eleanore Seabird


LINKS & NOTES


  • DIRECTOR: Barry Jenkins
  • WRITERS: Barry Jenkins
  • CAST: Trevante, Rhodes André Holland, Janelle Monae, Ashton Sanders, Jharrel Jerome, Naomie Harris, Mahershala Ali, Alex Hibbert, Jaden Piner, Patrick Decile, Edson Jean
  • GENRE: Coming of Age Drama
  • RUNTIME: 111
  • YEAR: 2016