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Now displaying: August, 2016
Aug 27, 2016

Whipped cream, underage gangsters and conspicuously low singing voices dominate our conversation today as we discuss “Bugsy Malone” (1976). We aim to figure out just why the film is so much damn fun, which past Hollywood stars Bugsy reminded us of, and where it falls within the ranks of The Podfather’s viewing gallery so far!

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Aug 21, 2016

In today's episode we take a look at Abel Ferrara's 1990 film "King of New York". We examine Christopher Walken's lead performance, the interesting lighting choices and bizarre pacing as we decide if it is, in fact, a gangster film one MUST see before they die.

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Aug 7, 2016

We finally get around to finishing Coppola's "Godfather Trilogy" with Part III, and discuss whether or not it lives up to the legacy left by the first two. We also talk the return of Al Pacino's Michael Corleone, that iconic theme music and give a brief shout-out to Andy Garcia's luscious chest hair.

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Aug 4, 2016

We return after a month off with an episode all about Raoul Walsh’s “The Roaring Twenties” (1939). We discuss James Cagney’s dog-like qualities, the awesome special effects of the late 30’s, and try to figure why World War One doesn’t get as much cinematic representation as WW2. Oh, and as usual we discuss our deep love of biscuits. We’re back baby!

 

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