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Alex and Jordan present 'The Podfather', an exploration into the vast world of crime films.

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...

Jul 3, 2016

Doing things a bit differently this week, we’re not talking about one film, but all about Scorsese himself! We chat about his work in general, as well as our trip to the SCORSESE exhibition currently on at ACMI. Featuring an interview with curator Fiona Trigg and some insights from our listeners and friends, we...

Jun 26, 2016

Joined once again by the loveable Will Duncan, in this episode we take a look at Scorsese’s 2006 film 'The Departed'. We discuss the dichotomy between Matt Damon and Leo DiCaprio’s characters, how badass Jack Nicholson is, and whether or not we think Mark Wahlberg deserved his Oscar nomination. Our ‘Happy Slappy...