#440 : MOONLIGHT

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Barry Jenkins’ second feature, Moonlight, is in the spotlight this week. The guys grumble about the presidential election results. Joe and Jared wildly disagree on one of Joe’s recommendations.

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#439 : Favorite Political Films

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In honor—or is that dishonor?—of the U.S. presidential election, the guys share their favorite political films. Joe and Michael disagree with Jared’s categorization of some titles. Michael describes his #1 movie as “an absolute gem that it even exists.” Joe dissects Oliver Stone’s post-JFK creative decline.

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#438 : THE BIRTH OF A NATION / 13TH

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After two weeks of lists, the fellas return to reviewing new movies. On the docket: Nate Parker’s The Birth of a Nation and Ava DuVernay’s 13th. Jared briefly discusses his screenings at Mill Valley Film Festival. Joe describes a movie as a “piss-cutter.”

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