Episode 197 - War Dogs, Deepwater Horizon, The BFG; Dustin &amp;amp; Cody finally see Point Break (1991)Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (584)
In this episode we watch trailers for the war dramedy War Dogs with Jonah Hill and Miles Teller, the action drama Deepwater Horizon based on the real-life oil rig disaster, and Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of Roald Dahl’s The BFG. Plus Dustin & Cody finally see 1991’s Point Break instead of bothering to watch the remake, and we all talk about What We’re Watching.
Aloha! No, we’re not saying “hello.” (Or “goodbye.”) That’s just title of one of the trailers we’re talking about this week, along with the Amy Schumer comedy Trainwreck and lost-in-the-woods thriller Backcountry. We also take a look at Das Boot for what is the first time for most of us, and we share What We’re Watching.
– Cody: Parks and Recreation (final season on NBC) / Get on Up
– Andy: Patton Oswalt: My Weakness is Strong / Patton Oswalt: Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time
– Dustin: Predestination
– BK: No Country for Old Men (book) / Galveston (book)
Aloha (Sony Pictures) — in theaters May 29, 2015
Trainwreck (Universal Pictures) — in theaters July 17, 2015
Backcountry (IFC Films) — in theaters March 20, 2015
In this episode, we watch the for Spy with Melissa McCarthy and talk about the recently announced cast for the new Ghostbusters which will include McCarthy. We also check out trailers for the Fantastic Four reboot and horror flick Unfriended. Plus we continue our run-up to the Oscars with a review of Best Picture nominee American Sniper, and we share What We’re Watching.