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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #88: The Crying Game (1992)

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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #88: The Crying Game (1992)

This episode, Doug and Jerry jump the pond for an early St. Patrick’s Day look around Northern Ireland and London to play The Crying Game, Neil Jordan’s 1992 film that is quite remarkable, despite its being the butt of many a joke when it came out. #podcast #TheCryingGame #IRA #London #England #Ireland #NeilJordan #StephenRea #ForrestWhittaker […]

| March 10, 2019
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #86: Do the Right Thing (1989)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #86: Do the Right Thing (1989)

This episode, Doug and Jerry pay tribute to Black History Month by honoring one of the great films of a great director, Spike Lee’s Do The Right Thing, now celebrating it’s 30th anniversary. Turn on your box fan and your boom box, doctor, it’s going to be a scorcher! #podbaydoorspodcast #SpikeLee #DotheRightThing #1989 #FightthePower #PublicEnemy […]

| February 25, 2019
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #84: To Be or Not To Be (1942)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #84: To Be or Not To Be (1942)

This episode, Doug and Jerry celebrate Valentine’s Day and a birthday with Ernst Lubitsch’s To Be or Not to Be from 1942. It’s a brilliant, multi-layered romantic comedy that skewers Nazis and brilliantly showcases stars Carol Lombard (in her final film role) and Jack Benny (whose birthday is February 14th). It’s a true masterpiece but […]

| February 11, 2019
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #79: Rocky (1976)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #79: Rocky (1976)

This episode, Jerry and Doug go to Philly for some cheese-steaks and boxing as they discuss the 1976 film Rocky, one of Jerry’s childhood favorites. Put up your gloves and get ready to go the distance.

| January 6, 2019
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #78: The Thin Man (1934)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #78: The Thin Man (1934)

This week Doug and Jerry welcome 2019 as they hobnob with socialites Nick and Nora Charles, while they slum it with the dregs to solve murders. It’s The Thin Man (1934) and its 5 sequels. These six films comprise the most charming series in film history. Pour yourself a drink and settle in, there are […]

| December 31, 2018
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #77: The Apartment (1960)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #77: The Apartment (1960)

Merry Christmas! To celebrate, Jerry and Doug explore extreme lonliness during the holidays with Billy Wilder’s great film The Apartment (1960). This is fantastic, movie-wise. Adultry! Suicide attempt! Alcoholism! Gin Rummy! Come on in, the key is under the mat. #TheApartment #BillyWilder #JackLemmon #ShirleyMacLaine #FredMacMurray #RayWalston #Christmas #ChristmasEve #ChristmasParty #Cuba #BestPicture #Oscar #Oscars #AcademyAwards

| December 24, 2018
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcasts, Special Episode: The Star Wars Holiday Special (1978)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcasts, Special Episode: The Star Wars Holiday Special (1978)

In this very special episode, Jerry makes Doug revisit the attrocity that is the long-suppressed Star Wars Holiday Special on the event of its 40th anniversary. Copies of this exist to make the prequel trilogy look good by comparison. Links: Tobor commercial ILG commercial Newsbreak #StarWars #TheStarWarsHolidaySpecial #Christmas #ChristmasSeason #Kashyyykk #Chewbacca #Malla #Itchy #Lumpy #HanSolo […]

| December 18, 2018
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #76: Scrooge/A Christmas Carol

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #76: Scrooge/A Christmas Carol

This episode, Doug and Jerry go backward in time, come back to the present and drift to the future with Scrooge (1951) and a discussion of many other versions of the Dickens classic A Christmas Carol. #PodBayMoviePodcast #Christmas #ChristmasDay #ChristmasEve #AChristmasCarol #Scrooge #AlistairSim #CharlesDickens #EbenezerScrooge #TinyTim #BobCrachit #GhostofChristmasPast #GhostofChristmasPresent #GhostofChristmasYettoCome #1951 #TCM #TurnerClassicMovies

| December 17, 2018
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