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TV & Film

Welcome to Movie Date Night! A podcast about introducing your significant other to the movies you love.

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Greg shows Lauren Tucker & Dale vs. Evil, a horror movie with a comedic twist. Through the film we examine how the shifting perspectives of the film help portray different character biases, Jangers the plot device dog, and why you should take extra care when tackling people near a wood chipper.

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For our second Kids Double Feature Lauren and Greg share with each other Angels in the Outfield and The Secret of NIMH. In these somewhat dark and confounding films, we explore last minute anti-smoking messages, the faulty logic of rodents and their inexplicable magical amulet, and together we ask the question: How many Angels does it take to rig a baseball game? Music by bendsound.com

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Greg takes Lauren on a thrilling chase with the star-studded cast of 1998’s Enemy of the State. As we sort through this Big Brother film we talk about the peaks and valleys of Will Smith’s movie career, impossible surveillance camera angles, the unlikely running speeds of government agents and the questionable ability of mundane civilians to perform parkour. Will Lauren think this film is very smart or incredibly stupid? Take a listen to find out. Music by Bensound.com

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Greg shows Lauren 2009’s dark comedy World’s Greatest Dad starring Robin Williams. They talk teenage over-compensation, posthumous popularity and its benefits for the living and together explore the unbreakable bond of love between a father and son, even if the kid is a giant douche bag. Music by bensound.com 

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In this latest episode Greg take Lauren into the Disney archives to experience 2001’s Atlantis: The Lost Empire. They discuss why Kida isn’t allowed in the Princess club, the faulty Atlantean language barrier and the problem with their forgetfulness, and together we try to uncover why this movie was more of a belly flop than a splash. Music by Bensound.com

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March 25, 2017

Episode 31: Airheads

In honor of an upcoming cinema holiday Greg chose 1994’s Airheads starring Brendan Frasier, Steve Buscemi and Adam Sandler. Together Lauren and Greg discuss reasons why you should never give a complete stranger a gun, the missed anarchy connection of the film and Greg attempts to explain how you can pluralize The Lone Rangers. ROCK AND ROLL! Music by bensound.com

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In our second Double Feature, Lauren and Greg go old school with two Jim Henson films from their childhood, The Dark Crystal and The Witches. As they review these movies side-by-side, our hosts talk about terrible voice-over actors, the importance of having relatable characters in a movie, repetitive plot points, and we ask the ultimate question of both films; Is this a kids movie? Music by Bensound.com

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February 11, 2017

Episode 28: Mother

Greg decides to honor the late, great Debbie Reynolds with his February pick of Mother. Together Lauren and Greg attempt to analyze this Freudian film as well as discuss the history of cell phones, the sexuality of older people, and the lies of customer service employees. Scrape the protective ice off your popcorn and enjoy. Music provided by Bensound.com
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January 15, 2017

Episode 26: Demolition Man

Mellow Greetings, in our anniversary episode, Greg and Lauren watch one of his top 5 favorite movies, 1993’s Demolition Man. As our hosts talk about this action/comedy, they dissect the flat characters with awkward dialogue, fantastic yet flawed future tech, and discuss a plethora of fan theories for how this future fits into both the real world and cinematic histories. Be well. Music by bensound.com

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In our last episode of 2016, Lauren and Greg answer your questions for them about their favorite movies and their relationship together as well as discuss the film they saw in theaters from this past year, movie seating and snack preferences and share some of their plans for upcoming episodes in the new year. Music by Bensound.com

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