Before the show, we say bad words. Moises reboots his Mac. Then we talk about the latest Marvel movie!
Naval promotions, cinema, shooting Alexa LF and dropping it on film to scan it again for the ulimate cinematic mode, and Nolan News.
Kathy is proud of Jason for his restraint.
Ready Player One
A CEO gets his wings!
Defocused 334: The Suicide Squad
The other one.
If we post a podcast before it’s released, is it a pre-podcast?
Defocused 333: Birds of Prey
We have some editing notes.
"War of the Worlds" (2005)
Run, Tom Cruise! Scream, Dakota Fanning!
"A.I. Artificial Intelligence"
2000 years later…
Defocused 332: Suicide Squad
Not to be confused with “The Suicide Squad”.
"Jurassic Park" and "The Lost World: Jurassic Park"
Clever Girl. Not-so-clever sequel.
Defocused 331: Hot Rod
Shifting gears back to silly, and light after ‘The Lighthouse’
So many variants, and an infinite amount of time.
Defocused 330: The Lighthouse
Fond of me lobster.
Are You The Spy? (V)
We’re back and better(??) than ever. Quinn only makes one mistake with the rules, but it is a brand new mistake, because we like to keep things interesting around here.
It’s a brand extension! It’s an action movie! It’s a delayed-by-pandemic hit! It’s on your TV! We say goodbye to ScarJo and hello to Black Widow 2.0 and the rest of the family.
Defocused 329: Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar
And soda fountains.
Defocused 328: The Punisher
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Boo bee boo boo boo.
Attack the Block
Mayhem and Probs would allow it!
2021 Awards Book Club, part 2
The Midnight Bargain, Murderbot V: Network Effect, Mexican Gothic, and What Are We Reading? (Erika’s reading a lot.)
No movie this week. Coffee! Espresso! Corndog problem-solving!
Friendly Competition 6
Will you listen if we reveal that there’s no 20 Questions round this time?
Muppet Movie Pitches
Muppet movies we’d like to see.
Trivial Retreat 2
We can’t remember how this works, but it’s certainly trivial.
Defocused 326: Next
We talk about the very bad Nicolas Cage movie “Next” for 57 minutes, and then we have an aftershow where we talk about the “recipes” section of the Wonder Bread website.
"Invincible" (season 1)
Contains pre-spoiler horn for those interested in hearing why you should watch.
Defocused 325: Source Code
No you can’t!
Novel Shortlists Book Club, Part 1
“The City We Became”, “Black Sun”, and “Piranesi.” Plus: What are we reading?