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A pair of film-loving friends discuss movies past and present, contextualizing the cinematic medium in terms of the world it exists in — one conversation at a time.

A pair of film-loving friends discuss movies past and present, contextualizing the cinematic medium in terms of the world it exists in — one conversation at a time.
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United States

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A pair of film-loving friends discuss movies past and present, contextualizing the cinematic medium in terms of the world it exists in — one conversation at a time.

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@AMCoryIsaac

Language:

English

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Episodes

King of Adaptation, Chapter 2

9/18/2019
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IT ENDS! In this second chapter of a two-part episode, Cory and Isaac conclude their exploration on what makes Stephen King film adaptations tick by discussing "It," "The Shawshank Redemption," and more.

Duration:00:32:56

King of Adaptation

9/8/2019
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In this first chapter of a two-part episode, Cory and Isaac discuss how the film adaptions of certain Stephen King novels stay faithful to their source material while also striking wildly varying chords with viewers and critics.

Duration:00:33:27

"Blinded by the Light": Fans Like Us, Baby...

8/25/2019
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Cory and Isaac explore how Gurinder Chadha's film attempts to fuse the music of Bruce Springsteen, the universal experience of fandom, and the coming-of-age story of a Pakistani-British teenager in the tumultuous 1980s.

Duration:01:12:23

"Them That Follow": Chekhov's Snake

8/18/2019
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Cory and Isaac discuss the existential conflicts stirred up in the under-the-radar psychological drama Them That Follow.

Duration:00:51:28

"The Farewell": Grief, Growth and Grandmas

8/11/2019
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Cory and Isaac discuss how Lulu Wang’s “The Farewell” refuses to adopt agendas or offer easy answers.

Duration:00:44:36

Bonus: Ranking the Films of Quentin Tarantino

8/5/2019
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In this bonus episode, Cory and Isaac pit Tarantino's films against one another.

Duration:00:08:48

"Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" and the Winking Eye of Tarantino

8/3/2019
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Cory and Isaac discuss Quentin Tarantino’s latest revisionist history epic and peek at the multitude of reactions its self-conscious, late-'60s cinematic portraiture provokes.

Duration:00:54:51