My mom loves movies, especially when she catches the last 40 minutes of one on TNT. This is a podcast about those movie watching experiences!
Madeline and performer/extraordinaire/chanteuse/Foley expert Anijah discuss the 2003 flawless book to move adaptation "Holes". They discuss the lack of interest in the cover art, the fact that this movie for Madeline is "a Flintstones episode", the iconic line readings, the song choices, the stunning visuals, and how Rick Fox and Vanessa Williams were the Dax Shepherd and Kristen Bell of their time. There's talk of magical realism, the legend/moment/icon EARTHA KITT, cute onion salesman Dule Hill, the agony of the love story between Kate and Sam, the importance of character actors, the beautiful resolution of Sachar's writing, SPLOOSH, Texas weather, the Yelnats family curse, the best Disney movies and much much much more.
Listen to Madeline and her sister Olivia recap the 1990 Romance/Financial Drama "Ghost" starring Patrick Swayze, Whoopi Goldberg, Demi Moore and Ghoul Tony Goldwyn. They talk about the similarities between "Ghost" and "Jack Frost", Soho apartments, time jumps, Tony Goldwyn's hotness, heavy handed foreshadowing, Patrick Swayze's gymnastics skills, comedy legend Whoopi Goldberg, after the iconic pottery scene …did they wash their hands?, Demi Moore's teeth, Madeline crying REMEMBERING the last scene, cats seeing ghosts/hating perverts, Olivia noticing small details that went right over Madeline's head, subway ghosts, Whoopi Goldberg's comedic timing, Carl's gaslighting, the Prospect Park neighborhood, powers that ghosts have, 90s fashion choices, age differences, Tony Goldwyn's acting history , psychic mediums, etc etc etc