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Minisode 93: Gigi

23 Nov

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In this minisode, Tyler and Josh discuss Vincente Minnelli’s Gigi, the Best Picture of 1958.

Minisode 92: Ben-Hur

17 Nov

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In this minisode, Tyler and Josh discuss William Wyler’s Ben-Hur, the Best Picture of 1959.

Episode 178: Best of Enemies

3 Nov

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In this politically-charged episode, Tyler and Josh discuss Robert Gordon & Morgan Neville’s Best of Enemies and Robert Altman’s Secret Honor.

EPISODE BREAKDOWN
00:00:44- Intro, Halloweentimes, The Ides of March episode
00:05:25- Best of Enemies, politics
00:56:50- Secret Honor
01:12:54- Episode wrap-up

Episode 176: The Shallows

20 Oct

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In this episode, Tyler and Josh discuss Jaume Collet-Serra’s The Shallows and Neil Marshall’s The Descent. Please note that there are some audio issues with this episode. Thanks for your patience.

Minisode 91: The Apartment

22 Sep

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Tyler and Josh discuss Billy Wilder’s The Apartment, winner of Best Picture of 1960.
Please note, there is some slight audio distortion in this minisode. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Minisode 90: West Side Story

15 Sep

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Tyler and Josh discuss the 1961 Best Picture, West Side Story.
Please note, there is some slight audio distortion in this episode. Thanks for your patience.

Episode 168: Purpose: Variety Faith-Based Summit

4 Aug

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In this episode, Tyler and Josh discuss Purpose, the Variety Faith-Based Summit.

Minisode 87: Lawrence of Arabia

21 Jul

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In this minisode, Tyler and Josh discuss David Lean’s Lawrence of Arabia, Best Picture of 1962.

Episode 167: Christian Psychology

14 Jul

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In this episode, Tyler and Josh are joined by therapist Tim Long to discuss the relationship between Christianity and psychology.

2. Casablanca

8 Jul

FILE – NOVEMBER 23, 2012: The American romantic movie drama Casablanca celebrated its world premiere on November 26, 1942. Starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman the film was a solid success in its initial run, winning three Academy Awards, and its characters, dialogue, and music have become iconic. It now consistently ranks near the top of lists of the greatest films of all time. Please refer to the following profile on Getty Images Archival for further imagery: http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/Search/Search.aspx?EventId=113854183&EditorialProduct=Archival&esource=maplinARC_uki_12nov Humphrey Bogart (1899 - 1957) and Ingrid Bergman (1915 - 1982) star in the Warner Brothers film 'Casablanca', 1942. (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)

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Casablanca is perhaps the height of studio-era filmmaking. It is much more a collaborative film then an auteur’s masterpiece, but it maintains a singularity of tone and style that is unmistakable. The Epstein brothers gave this cast some of the strongest and snappiest dialogue that American cinema has ever seen. Humphrey Bogart oozes cool, but still beautifully portrays the pain behind Rick’s devil-may-care façade. Ingrid Bergman gives the performance of her career as the conflicted Ilsa. In a wonderful twist of irony, a film about patriotism takes place in a setting where no one is really at home. Casablanca is an in between place, where no one can really ever have a solid footing. Both a gripping war intrigue and a dramatic love story, Casablanca is a timeless classic.