Check out my review of the best new release of the week (by far!), Creed! Mike from War Machine vs. War Horse joins as well!
In this episode, in conjunction with the release of Creed, starring Michael B. Jordan, Dave chose to look at Fruitvale Station! First, Britt makes her regular appearance to discuss the movie and her personal experiences in the Bay Area. Then, Dave talks about police brutality. Specifically, how race affects allegations, fatal shooting of young black people by police, and how racism plays into police brutality. Finally, Karly from That Pop This Life joins us to talk about the movie!
Fangirl Fixation: 0:03:30
Police Brutality: 0:17:25
Fruitvale Station with Karly: 0:31:15
Join me and Paul from Screen Watchers Guild talk about new wide release Spotlight. Does it deserve the Oscar buzz? Find out now!
In this episode, Dave, in connection with no new releases, talks about Scream. Britt joins in to discuss how Scream is different after seeing some of the horror films it borrows from and laughs at the word taint. Then Dave discusses maternal abandonment from a few angles, including psychiatric disorders, gender of remaining parent, the effects of death by cancer, and how abandoned kids relate to moms. Finally, Travis the Grimm is our guest to talk about one of his favorite movies!
Fangirl Fixation: 0:02:40
Maternal Abandonment: 0:16:23
Scream with Travis: 0:26:51
Check out our review of Room, with Mike from War Machine vs. War Horse. Plus, a spirited discussion on the movie industry.
In this episode, Dave chooses the action flick, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, to be paired with By The Sea, another film about marriage with Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, although with totally different ways of approaching it. Britt joins him after many drinks to talk about marriage and talk trash about Brad Pitt. Then, Dave discusses marital problems related to feminism, psychiatric disorders, perceived power, and self-monitoring. Finally Karly from That Pop This Life joins us to discuss the fun popcorn flick!
Fangirl Fixation: 0:03:41
Marital Dissatisfaction: 0:16:30
Mr. and Mrs. Smith: 0:27:53
In our brand new type of episode, Michael from War Machine vs War Horse joins me to talk about the newest entry into the Bond series, Spectre!
In this episode, Dave talks about the new James Bond classic, Skyfall. Britt shares her hatred of Pierce Brosnan and her love of the new Bond, as well as shedding some tears about a beautiful automobiile. Dave discusses obsolescence in terms of CEO's, older adults, and therapy. Finally, Dana from How is this Movie? joins the show to talk about his issues with Skyfall and his hopes for Spectre.
Fangirl Fixation: 0:04:00
Skyfall with Dana: 0:29:19
In this very special edition of Fangirl Fixation, Britt and Dave watch and discuss three horror movies that neither one of them have seen. First, they watch the original version of Carrie, and find out if it’s worth your time despite its dated fashion and dialogue. Next, they check out the remake from 2013. […]