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#231 Groundhog Day 1993

9/21/2018
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A cynical TV weatherman finds himself reliving the same day over and over again when he goes on location to the small town of Punxsutawney to film a report about their annual Groundhog Day. His predicament drives him to distraction, until he sees a way of turning the situation to his advantage. Don't forget to leave a positive written review to be entered into our contest! We have started premium, so if you want access to that make sure you look for it every week! Twitter, Facebook and...

Duration:00:44:49

#232 The Wizard of Oz 1939

9/14/2018
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Both of us love this movie so we tried to contain ourselves in talking about it, listen now to hear our thoughts! Please excuse Kat in this episode, her allergies were very bad during the recording. L. Frank Baum's classic tale comes to magisterial Technicolor life! The Wizard of Oz stars legendary Judy Garland as Dorothy, an innocent farm girl whisked out of her mundane earthbound existence into a land of pure imagination. Dorothy's journey in Oz will take her through emerald forests,...

Duration:01:31:04

#233 The Bourne Ultimatum 2007

9/7/2018
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Jason Bourne (Matt Damon) races to solve the mystery of his past while being hunted by members of the very organization he was hired into as director Paul Greengrass brings author Robert Ludlum's popular character back to the big screen for his third feature outing. David Strathairn, Julia Stiles, Joan Allen, and Paddy Considine co-star. Don't forget to leave a positive written review to be entered into our contest! We have started premium, so if you want access to that make sure you look...

Duration:00:40:41

#234 Annie Hall 1977

8/31/2018
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Comedian Alvy Singer (Woody Allen) examines the rise and fall of his relationship with struggling nightclub singer Annie Hall (Diane Keaton). Speaking directly to the audience in front of a bare background, Singer reflects briefly on his childhood and his early adult years before settling in to tell the story of how he and Annie met, fell in love, and struggled with the obstacles of modern romance, mixing surreal fantasy sequences with small moments of emotional drama. Don't forget to leave...

Duration:00:49:45

#235 Dead Poets Society 1989

8/24/2018
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#235-Dead Poets Society from 1989 starring the late great Robin Williams as the inspiration teacher John Keating who shows a group of young men about the great things in life while teaching English at an all boys school. This podcast has a special guest joining us! Don't forget to leave a positive written review to be entered into our contest! Twitter, Facebook and Instagram - Kat and Jess Talk the Best @katandjesstalk Email - katandjesstalkthebest250@gmail.com Website -...

Duration:01:34:43

#236 8 1/2 1963

8/17/2018
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Our first Italian film is here!! Troubled Italian filmmaker Guido Anselmi (Marcello Mastroianni) struggles with creative stasis as he attempts to get a new movie off the ground. Overwhelmed by his work and personal life, the director retreats into his thoughts, which often focus on his loves, both past and present, and frequently wander into fantastical territory. As he tries to sort out his many entanglements, romantic and otherwise, Anselmi finds his production becoming more and more...

Duration:00:41:11

#237 Jaws 1975

8/10/2018
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The first ever Summer Blockbuster is here!! When a young woman is killed by a shark while skinny-dipping near the New England tourist town of Amity Island, police chief Martin Brody (Roy Scheider) wants to close the beaches, but mayor Larry Vaughn (Murray Hamilton) overrules him, fearing that the loss of tourist revenue will cripple the town. Ichthyologist Matt Hooper (Richard Dreyfuss) and grizzled ship captain Quint (Robert Shaw) offer to help Brody capture the killer beast, and the trio...

Duration:00:54:35

#238 In the Mood for love 2000

8/3/2018
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We have our second Chinese film, and our first repeat actor of the list! Tony Leung Chiu Wai from Infernal Affairs returns for this film. Find out what we thing about this romance movie. In 1962, journalist Chow Mo-wan (Tony Leung Chiu Wai) and his wife move into a Hong Kong apartment, but Chow's spouse is often away on business. Before long, the lonely Chow makes the acquaintance of the alluring Su Li-zhen (Maggie Cheung Man-yuk), whose own significant other also seems preoccupied with...

Duration:00:36:12

HPE #1.1 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

7/31/2018
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Part One for the Harry Potter Event is Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone! Featuring two of our very good friends Dana Hough and Erik Sandefur! Sorry for such a long episode :) Adaptation of the first of J.K. Rowling's popular children's novels about Harry Potter, a boy who learns on his eleventh birthday that he is the orphaned son of two powerful wizards and possesses unique magical powers of his own. He is summoned from his life as an unwanted child to become a student at Hogwarts, an...

Duration:02:37:37

HPE #1.3 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

7/31/2018
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Part Three for the Harry Potter Event is Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban! Featuring two of our very good friends Dana Hough and Erik Sandefur! Harry Potter's (Daniel Radcliffe) third year at Hogwarts starts off badly when he learns deranged killer Sirius Black (Gary Oldman) has escaped from Azkaban prison and is bent on murdering the teenage wizard. While Hermione's (Emma Watson) cat torments Ron's (Rupert Grint) sickly rat, causing a rift among the trio, a swarm of nasty Dementors...

Duration:01:45:18

HPE #1.2 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

7/31/2018
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Part Two for the Harry Potter Event is Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets! Featuring two of our very good friends Dana Hough and Erik Sandefur! The second instalment of boy wizard Harry Potter's adventures at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, based on the novel by JK Rowling. A mysterious elf tells Harry to expect trouble during his second year at Hogwarts, but nothing can prepare him for trees that fight back, flying cars, spiders that talk and deadly warnings written in...

Duration:01:47:55

#239 The Help 2011

7/27/2018
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Here is one of Kat's favorite films! But what does Jess think? Listen in to find out! The Help stars Emma Stone as Skeeter, Viola Davis as Aibileen and Octavia Spencer as Minny-three very different, extraordinary women in Mississippi during the 1960s, who build an unlikely friendship around a secret writing project that breaks societal rules and puts them all at risk. From their improbable alliance a remarkable sisterhood emerges, instilling all of them with the courage to transcend the...

Duration:01:47:32

#240 The Best Years of Our Lives 1946

7/20/2018
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This WWII film shows what it is like to come home from war and return to civilian life. This is our first black and white film. Listen in to hear our thoughts on this movie. Freggin is born!

Duration:00:51:51

#241 Paris, Texas 1984

7/13/2018
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Paris, Texas is a German film about a man found wondering the Texas desert trying to be re-introduced to civilization and his family. Listen in to find out what we thought about this film.

Duration:00:40:21

#242 Infernal Affairs 2002

7/6/2018
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A Chinese cop movie! Do we like it? Do we hate it? Listen in to find out! A story between a mole in the police department and an undercover cop. Their objectives are the same: to find out who is the mole, and who is the cop.

Duration:00:39:35

#243 Twelve Monkeys 1995

6/29/2018
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Listen in to hear our thoughts on this film for the week! A futuristic sci-fi thriller from 1995 starring Bruce Willis, Madeline Stowe and Brad Pitt. Directed by Terry Gilliam, a member of the comedy troupe Monty Python.

Duration:00:55:53

#244 Three Colors: Red 1994

6/22/2018
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A French film for you here this week! The third movie in the Three Colors triology. A beautiful model named Valentine crosses paths with a retired judge, whose dog she runs over with her car. The lonely judge, she discovers, amuses himself by eavesdropping on all of his neighbors' phone conversations. Near Valentine's apartment lives a young man who aspires to be a judge and loves a woman who will betray him. From these characters' proximity comes spiritual kinship and mutual redemption. .

Duration:00:50:40

#245 Beauty and the Beast 1991

6/15/2018
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Our first Disney movie is here!! You already know Jess loves it, but what does Kat think? The film captures the fantastic journey of Belle (voice of Paige O'Hara), a bright and beautiful young woman who's taken prisoner by a hideous beast (voice of Robby Benson) in his castle. Despite her precarious situation, Belle befriends the castle's enchanted staff-a teapot, a candelabra and a mantel clock, among others-and ultimately learns to see beneath the Beast's exterior to discover the heart and...

Duration:01:28:34

#246 Before Sunset 2004

6/8/2018
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The first Romance movie is here for those of you romantics! Find out if we like this one or not? Did you like it? Nine years after Jesse and Celine first met, they encounter each other again on the French leg of Jesse's book tour. Please excuse the banging sound in this one, Kat was playing with the desk drawer without realizing it.

Duration:00:46:52

#247 Dog Day Afternoon 1975

6/1/2018
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Dog Day Afternoon is an Al Pacino movie based on a real bank robbery in 1972! Find out what we thought about the first Al Pacino movie on the list! A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus.

Duration:00:45:49