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FILM A WEEK EPISODES
OCTOBER 12th, 2018
EP. 103: THE SPOOKTACULAR CINEMA- "CREEPSHOW”
Master of Horror George A. Romero and famed author Stephen King combine forces to create this anthology piece. Serg and Patrick crack open this tribute to EC comics as they dissect this film segment-by-segment, discuss Romero’s legacy in horror and Stephen King’s acting debut!
OCTOBER 5th, 2018
EP. 103: CRITERION OF THE MONTH - THE SPOOKTACULAR CINEMA- "CARNIVAL OF SOULS”
"I don't belong in the world."
Welcome to the Carnival of Souls. Step up right this way! Serg and Patrick enter the mysterious carnival on their way to Utah with Mary as a ghoul seems to be on her trail. Listen as the hosts discuss the cult classic from rampant organ music, its public domain status and what inspiration this low-budget thrill has left.
SEPTEMBER 28th, 2018
EP. 102: CRITERION OF THE MONTH - "YOJIMBO”
"I know I'm quite a sight, but could you do your staring later?"
Film A Week ends Masters of Cinema month with a true master of the medium: Akira Kurosawa. Serg and Patrick take a look at his classic 1961 film “Yojimbo” for our second dive into Criterion this month. Listen as we discuss Toshiro Mifune, great adaptations and the legacy Kurosawa left behind.
SEPTEMBER 21st, 2018
EP. 101: “THE PRESTIGE”
"Because making something disappear isn't enough; you have to bring it back. That's why every magic trick has a third act, the hardest part, the part we call "The Prestige."
Abracadabra. Serg and Patrick see a magical rivalry as only Christopher Nolan could tell it in “The Prestige.”Listen as they talk up the modern cinema auteur in this tale of illusions, betrayal, notebook reading, clones, wonderful cinematography and a splash of David Bowie.