In which, an all girl cast discusses the most recent addition to the DC Cinematic Canon, Wonder Woman, directed by Patty Jenkins and starring Gal Gadot and Chris Pine. We talk controversy, girl power, the difficulty of portraying naivety, kind-heartedness, anger, and grief in the same movie, and the strange background of the man who created Diana Prince.
In which, Andrew, Tracy, and Dude take on the news from SDCC, especially the trailers for new DC movies and the announcement of Brie Larson’s casting as Captain Marvel. They wrap up the episode with a conversation about whether or not the new Star Trek Discovery ship lacks the correct cool factor, and whether Chris Pine will ever play a character that is not Chris Pine.
Into the Woods is the holiday movie that stitches together several of the Grimm brother’s fairy tales into a single yarn with fantastic sets and brilliant costumes, not to mention magnificent special effects. Based on the Broadway musical, this adaptation gets a lot of things right, although I did find a few aspects either odd or off-putting. Continue reading