The Pod Bay Doors Podcast

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #41: Fargo (1996)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #41: Fargo (1996)

This week, Jerry and Doug travel to the snow-bound Upper Mid-West for the Coen Brothers violent, bloody and often very funny modern classic. Aw, you betcha! It’s Fargo.

| April 16, 2018
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #40: Blazing Saddles (1974)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #40: Blazing Saddles (1974)

This week Doug and Jerry discuss farting cowboys, French Mistakes, The Lepetomane Thru-Way, Land Snatching (see Snatch) and try to figure out how a director manages to get around racism without getting run out of the business. It’s the one and only Blazing Saddles!

| April 9, 2018
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #38: The 50th Anniversary of 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #38: The 50th Anniversary of 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

This episode, Doug and Jerry take a look back to our future past and discuss Stanley Kubrick’s masterpiece 2001: A Space Odyssey (finally, since the podcast is named from it). Strap into your pod and hold on for the Stargate because we’re about to meet a Star Child!

| April 1, 2018
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #36: Life of Brian (1979)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #36: Life of Brian (1979)

This week, Doug and Jerry bless the cheese makers and celebrate Easter by talking about one of the paragons of Christian controversy (despite the fact that it really has nothing to do with Jesus). It’s . . . Monty Python’s Life of Brian!

| March 19, 2018
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The Pod Bay Doors, Episode #35: Saturday Night Fever (1977) and unfortunately Staying Alive (1983)

The Pod Bay Doors, Episode #35: Saturday Night Fever (1977) and unfortunately Staying Alive (1983)

Pull on your leisure suit and slap on that funky beat, we’re going to the disco! Just don’t touch the hair! This week, Jerry and Doug catch the Saturday Night Fever on the dance floor with the movie that made John Travolta a star.  And then, we yuck it up over the chuck-it-up sequel Staying […]

| March 12, 2018
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The Best Picture Winners: Spotlight (2015)

The Best Picture Winners: Spotlight (2015)

Oscar’s 90th birthday is just 2 days away and to celebrate, every other day from now through March 4th, I will be taking a look at each and every film selected for his top award – the good, the bad and the sometimes not-so deserving. Almost as soon as the Academy Award nominations began drifting […]

| March 2, 2018
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #33: Metropolis (1927)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #33: Metropolis (1927)

This episode, Jerry and Doug go to the distant past so we can travel to the distant future with Fritz Lang’s stylistic masterpiece Metropolis (1927).

| February 26, 2018
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast: The Awful Truth (1937)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast: The Awful Truth (1937)

Happy Valentine’s Day! This week, Jerry and Doug celebrate the week of love with one of the greatest romantic comedies ever made, Leo McCarey’s masterpiece The Awful Truth (1937) with Irene Dunne and Cary Grant.

| February 12, 2018
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