Pretentious Film Majors on Thu 10/8/09

On this week's show...

With guest Chris Longson and interns Ashley & Jason, we discuss new films Couples Retreat and The Boys Are Back. Zach gave the films 3 stars and 1 star, respectively.

We also talk about some of our all-time favorite film scenes including
-The dance from Pulp Fiction
-The "He Needs Me" segment from Punch-Drunk Love
-The Twist and Shout part from Ferris Bueller's Day Off

We also discuss some of the new movie news.

We also countdown our top 5 great performances in bad movies.

5. Alec Baldwin in The Cooler
4. Michael Clarke Duncan in The Green Mile
3. Felicity Huffman in TransAmerica
2. Paul Newman in Road to Perdition
1. Heath Ledger in Brokeback Mountain

5. Hilary Swank in Freedom Writers
4. Jaime Foxx and Robert Downey Jr. in The Soloist
3. Leonardo DiCaprio in Blood Diamon
2. Naomi Watts in Mulholland Dr.
1. George Clooney in Syriana

And then stupid banter until we ended our show.

Artist Title Album New
Arctic Monkeys My Propeller Humbug
Arctic Monkeys Potion Approaching Humbug
Arctic Monkeys Dangerous Animals Humbug
Arctic Monkeys Dance Little Liar Humbug
Arctic Monkeys Cornerstone Humbug
Arctic Monkeys Secret Door Humbug
Arctic Monkeys The Fire and The Thud Humbug
Brother Ali Fresh Air Us
Brother Ali Us Us
Brother Ali Best@It Us

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