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

Feb 18, 2018

Is “The Sting” (1973) actually a gangster movie? Does it really matter? This week we talk about Best Picture Winner at the 1974 Oscars, Robert Redford’s only Oscar nominated performance, the catchy score, the superb costumes and sets and the incredible story that give this movie its.. sting. (Sorry.)

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Feb 11, 2018

In this episode we look at “Infernal Affairs” (2002), the Hong Kong film that Scorsese’s “The Departed” (2006) was based on. We compare the two and discuss the nuanced performances of the two leads, Andy Lau and Tony Leung. We also waffle a bit (a lot) about Star Wars, fan feedback and Tommy Wiseau.

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Feb 4, 2018

We’re back, baby! After an extended hiatus, Alex and Jordan return on different sides of the planet to keep talking about gangster flicks! Today’s episode is about Brian De Palma’s “The Untouchables” (1987). How does it stack up to his other gangster films, “Scarface” and “Carlito’s Way”? Did Sean...