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Three friends talk about about life lessons and inaccuracies in movies while trying to stay on topic.

Three friends talk about about life lessons and inaccuracies in movies while trying to stay on topic.
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United States

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Three friends talk about about life lessons and inaccuracies in movies while trying to stay on topic.

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English


Episodes

Ep 19- When They See Us

9/18/2019
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Deep dive into hot topics surrounding the poignant mini-series When They See Us. We discuss the risks of being a minority in the US, the dismissive tones of peers, and the lack of movement in civil rights. We also learn that prison transfers can be a very bad thing. Sensitive topics so an Explicit rating has been placed here. /commentarynoaf /alxisvisions /carlitoswayxxii

Duration:00:43:22

Ep 18- Harry Potter

9/11/2019
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Harry Potter is a 7 book/ 8 Movie + 2 Franchise and we have tackled it this week. Carlos educates us on the Lavender Brown actress switcheroo; we take a trip into J.K. Rowling's mind of mystery and whether representation can be done incorrectly; to wind down we of course delve into the latest controversy with Johnny Depp and the Times Up movement. All opinions are our own and we welcome different ones but we had to bump this to an more sensitive rating for the youngsters....

Duration:00:46:20

Ep 17- D23

9/4/2019
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We switch things up in this episode and talk shop; the news surrounding the D23 expo is our center of focus. Is Disney all bad or all good? Whose side of the Sony v Disney battle are we on? What are the dangers of an entertainment monopoly? Find out today on CNOAF. /alxisvisions /carlitoswayxxii

Duration:00:27:12

Ep 16- Spiderman: Far From Home

8/21/2019
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Friends! Today we bring up our favorite Superhero of all time: Spiderman. Who has the best franchise? Did Far From Home hit you in the feels? Is Nick Fury an example of a good leader? How do you energize a story so your audience doesn't blank on you? Does Carlos really know everything? Coming up next on Commentary No One Asked For. /commentarynoaf /alxisvisions /carlitoswayxxii

Duration:00:44:58

Ep 15- A Silent Voice

8/14/2019
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Today we jump into our first Japanese Anime film, A Silent Voice. We talk about social issues like bullying, abusers and their victims, forgiveness and how Carlos might be a crazy parent one day. What would you do for your kids in the event of bullying? /commentarynoaf /alxisvisions /carlitoswayxxii

Duration:00:34:33

Ep 15- Pan's Labyrinth

7/31/2019
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This episode is all about the Spaniards. Literally. We discuss a popular movie set in Spain, that was shot completely in Spanish with English Subtitles. We were pretty mind blown too. Besides being stoked about hearing something outside of English, we were also pretty excited about the costumes and the fairies and Alx's imaginary friends... you can ask her about it. She doesn't mind. /commentarynoaf /alxisvisions /carlitoswayxxii

Duration:00:31:42

Ep 14-Coco

7/24/2019
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A short sweet vignette of one of our favorite animated movies... Also, there's some talk of parenting styles, growing up second gen, following your dreams, being patient in relationships, multiple reasons to love (and hate) Disney, and Alx shares a sweet moment. Carlos too but like mostly Alx. /commentarynoaf /alxisvisions /carlitoswayxxii /liesahanne

Duration:00:42:31

Ep 13- Upgrade

7/17/2019
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On this episode we dive deep into the little known movie Upgrade. This podcast takes on the topics of AI and whether or not humans should be evolving the technology. Are machines really taking jobs away from the general populace? And most importantly... we hear Alx sing. Special Announcement at the end.

Duration:00:38:06

Ep 12- What Happened to Monday

7/10/2019
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On this week's podcast we talk about the importance of family and what that actually means. Which member of your family is more important; exactly how many betrayals does it take to make you a jerk; is the government trying to divide us; and honestly, why can't we all just get along? /commentarynoaf

Duration:00:38:34

Ep 11- Bodied

7/3/2019
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Today we breach the movie Bodied, found on Youtube Red and produced by Eminem. A story rich with the elements of the underground rap battle game, we delve into topics surrounding the racial tensions in the movies. What is racist/sexist? What is Rap culture? Are racial prejudices exacerbated in music? And the ever popular: is it possible to have an internal black woman as your identity if you yourself are another race? No. In case you were wondering, the answer is...

Duration:00:44:02

Ep 10- Back to the Future

6/26/2019
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In this special episode, we talk about some of the themes of the heart warming classic, Back to the Future. We discuss hit topics like: "Where were the parents in 80s movies", "The importance of the Bromance", and the ever popular "Don't say racist *insert expletive here* if you don't want to get knocked out." Special dedication to Carlos' father: Edin Alvarez, thank you for the many gifts and talents you left behind. We'll carry you with us always.

Duration:00:44:44

Ep 9- Crazy Rich Asians

6/19/2019
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On this episode, Liza takes the lead and introduces us to the wonderful cinematic world of Crazy Rich Asians. We discuss cultural movies, the haters, what is what like growing up second generation, Alex's first crush, and that amazing wedding scene that made everyone crazy. Join us.

Duration:00:46:11

Ep 8- Bird Box V. Quiet Place

6/12/2019
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In this episode we discuss the allegations of Bird Box being a Quiet Place knock off, actors with disabilities, inclusion, and that one time that Liza was type cast as a small nerdy Asian... which she is... It also gets a little heated towards the end but don't worry, if we were going to break up it'd be because someone stole food and probably nothing else.

Duration:01:04:05

Ep 7- Sorry to Bother You

6/5/2019
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We discuss how the "White Voice" affected our social groups; why intelligence isn't measured by race, and how you can't trust everyone who has the same background as you. Also, we've decided Capitalism might be a bad idea when there are naked horse men around.

Duration:00:45:15

Ep 6- Star Wars Universe

5/29/2019
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We discuss the nuances of #notmyLuke, Episode 8 rewrites, Cyberbullying, the destruction of the Jedi Order and oh... that one time Ally may have possibly slapped the soul out of Carlos.... unintentionally of course.

Duration:00:45:10

Ep 5- Endgame Pt. 2

5/22/2019
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We continue our conversation on why Tony didn't have to die, the way Marvel shook up Hollywood, and a crazy Aunt May story that we're all happy didn't get the green light.

Duration:00:47:21

Podcast Movie 4- Endgame Pt 1

5/14/2019
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What did Avengers Endgame do to our Mental Health, society, and the future of film? Also, and more importantly, who else could have snapped?

Duration:00:42:41

Ep 3- Into The Spiderverse

5/8/2019
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We share our thoughts on the latest Spiderman movie; the animation, the music, adult Peter and what was most important in Into the Spiderverse... New York. Also Spiderman. He's great!

Duration:00:56:07

Captain Marvel Part 2

5/1/2019
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We wrap up the rest of our Captain Marvel commentary while considering the impacts of footwear in superhero movies and in life. Conclusion: Girls don't run in heels.

Duration:00:24:09

Captain Marvel Part 1

4/24/2019
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In this portion of our Captain Marvel discussion we ponder on her new iteration, the reception of the movie, and make a connection between Brie Larson and Chris Hemsworth... It makes sense we promise.

Duration:00:32:28