Fri, 29 June 2018
Paul and Erin review two films about American presidents who seek to boost their popularity by staging phony wars: Michael Moore's only non-documentary, 1995's CANADIAN BACON; and Barry Levinson's Mamet-scripted 1997 satire WAG THE DOG, starring Robert De Niro and Dustin Hoffman. Plus: our quick takes on JURASSIC PARK: FALLEN KINGDOM, INCREDIBLES 2, FAHRENHEIT 451, SET IT UP and Hannah Goldsby's standup special NANETTE.
Direct download: TAATM_264__Canadian_Bacon_vs._Wag_The_Dog.mp3
Category:TV and Film -- posted at: 12:27am EDT
Fri, 22 June 2018
Erin and Paul review two movies about nuns: the 1947 Powell/Pressburger melodrama BLACK NARCISSUS, and the 1992 Whoopi Goldberg comedy hit SISTER ACT. Plus: our quick takes on IN THE FADE, OCEAN'S 8, HEREDITARY and FIRST REFORMED.
Direct download: TAATM_263__Black_Narcissus_vs._Sister_Act.mp3
Category:TV and Film -- posted at: 10:09pm EDT
Sat, 2 June 2018
Erin and Paul review two films about identical twin sisters: Brian De Palma's nutso 1972 thriller SISTERS, and David Swift's 1961 Disney family comedy THE PARENT TRAP. Plus: quickie reviews of ON CHESIL BEACH, SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY, LEAN ON PETE, HOW TO TALK TO GIRLS AT PARTIES, and THE TALE.
Direct download: TAATM_262__Sisters_vs._The_Parent_Trap.mp3
Category:TV and Film -- posted at: 6:18pm EDT