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Why Did I Buy This Episode 034: The Muppets Take Manhattan

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0034posterIn this episode, Ari and Dan explore magical land of Manhattan, as only Jim Henson could envision it.  They discuss The Muppets Take Manahattan (1984), as well as briefly hit on Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas (1977).  Also we find out why Ari thought The Muppet Movie (1979) ended right after they met Miss Piggy,

POD Question:  What is your favorite Muppet song?

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Why Did I Buy This The Pharmacy Scene From Hell

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moviemelangeIf I believed in guilty pleasures, I’d probably consider He’s Just Not That Into You to be right up there next to Dirty Dancing and Bulletproof. However, I don’t subscribe to the whole guilty pleasure disclaimer. I think if you like a film, you should embrace it. I understand that’s pretty rich coming from a woman whose entire podcast is built on making excuses for her vast and diverse DVD collection, but I stand by it.

I like the films I like.

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Why Did I Buy This Episode 033: Hocus Pocus

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0033posterAri and Dan explore the halloween classic, Hocus Pocus (1993).  They are joined once again by sister-wives Shannon Gomiller and Kimberley Gomiller.  Check your volume levels, as the fun had got a bit noisy.

Kimberley and Ari also discuss the writing marathon, NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) and Ari is raising donations to help fight child illiteracy!  Go to https://www.classy.org/AridawnSponsors to donate!

POD Question:  What is a movie you would introduce to the next generation?

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Why Did I Buy This Episode 032: Frequency

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0032posterJoin Ari and and Dan as they discuss yet another time-fuckery movie.  This one is a Lakehouse-esque murder-mystery starring Dennis Quaid and Jim Cavievezel.  A discussion establishes the practicalities of the time-line changes.

POD Question:  What’s your favorite father/son bonding movie.

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Why Did I Buy This Episode 031: Back To the Future

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0031posterAri and Dan travel through time to meet Jason Klamm (Comedy on Vinyl) and discuss the classic Back To the Future Trilogy (1985, 1989, 1990).  A deep discussion is had utterly SHREDDING Doc Brown’s theory of time.  Also we wish there were more fax machines in our homes.

This episode was recorded to help draw attention to the Million McFly March happening in L.A. on October 21, 1985!  The MMM is raising money for Team Fox and Parkinson’s research.  Find out more on their facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1616435401903934/

Pod Question:  What is your favorite time-fuckery movie.

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Why Did I Buy This Episode 030: It Follows

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0030posterAri and Dan begin their countdown to Halloween this week by discussing the indie horror file It Follows (2014).  Listen as they discuss STGs and ambiguous time periods.  Also tune in for a special promo for the Million McFly March, happening October 21, 2015 at 9am!

Pod Question:  What is the slowest (pacing wise) movie that you enjoy?

Enjoy the trailer to the movie below!

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Why Did I Buy This Episode 029: Kung Fu Hustle

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0029posterThis week Ari and Dan beat people Looney Tunes style by reviewing the Stephen Chow film, Kung Fu Hustle (2004).  They discuss their favorite parts and Ari finds out Dan didn’t really even watch it the first time.  It’s a thrill ride through and through!  PS:  Sing is Wolverine!

Pod Question:  What is your favorite non-american film?

Due to the chinese-ness of the film, there are no scenes in the podcast.  So enjoy this youtube video of the opening dance number!

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Why Did I Buy This Episode 028: The Mummy

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0028posterJoin Ari and Dan as they take Kimberley to ancient Egypt!  In this episode they discuss The Mummy (1999).  As “High Priestess of the First Church of Brendan Fraser“, listen as Kimberley sighs at the mention of his name and Ari swoons over Rachel Weisz.

Pod Question:  Who is your favorite movie couple?

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Why Did I Buy This Episode 027: Hot Shots!

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In this installment of Why Did I Buy This?, Dan and Ari discuss the classic Top Gun parody, Hot Shots! (1991).  Dan learns that all his favorite spoofs are a genre of one man, Jim Abrahams, and realizes he probably has to watch Scary Movie 4.  Meanwhile, Ari discusses her hatred for the love interest, Ramada.

Pod Question:  What is your favorite spoof movie (and Mel Brooks spoof movie!)?

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