#506 : PERSONAL SHOPPER

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Personal Shopper receives a warmer response from the RF hosts than it did from critics at Cannes. Michael addresses the astonishing drop in quality during S9 of The Office. Joe highlights the problems with binge-watching television and playing multiplayer video games online. Jared examines death in the Digital Age.

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#505 : A Blind Squirrel Finds a Nut!

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Confused by the title? That is Michael’s phrase for a filmmaker whose work he dislikes except for one movie. Alternative title: Films We Love by Directors We Don’t. Many maligned directors get mentioned in another lively list episode. Also, Jared goes to the mat for the new Malick movie, and Joe discusses “delightful boners.”

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#504 : BEAUTY AND THE BEAST / T2 TRAINSPOTTING

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A double review episode: the live-action Beauty and the Beast and the sequel to Trainspotting get the RF treatment. Joe goes heavy on the sports analogies, while Jared draws a comparison to the Ecce Homo debacle. Michael criticizes the use of “T2.”

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#503 : LOGAN

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The guys review Logan and discuss Hugh Jackman’s legacy as Wolverine. Michael jinxes the Wisconsin Badgers Men’s Basketball team. Jared champions an unloved Wes Anderson film. Joe’s Goldblum laugh sounds a lot like ZZ Top.

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