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    Princess Mononoke (1997)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Princess Mononoke (1997) 5.22.20 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 30:31 — Notes —   — Listener Picks — Do you want to pick a movie for us to discuss on the show?…

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    The City of the Dead (1960)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… The City of the Dead (1960) | 5.8.2020 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 12:48 — Notes — Men, Women, and Chainsaws: Gender in the Modern Horror Film by Carol J. Clover —…

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    Time Bandits (1981)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Time Bandits (1981) 4.24.20 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 15:44 — Notes — We watched the Criterion Collection release of Time Bandits for the show this week. It’s a solid release with strong supplemental…

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    The Human Centipede (2009)

     This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (2009) 4.17.20 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 11:41 — Notes — The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms & Literary Theory by J. A. Cuddon — This book’s…

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    Beauty and the Beast (1946)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… La Belle et La Bête (1946) 4.10.20 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 20:27 — Notes — We watched the Criterion Collection Release of La Belle et la Bête for this week’s episode. It’s…

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    A Clockwork Orange (1971)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… A Clockwork Orange (1971) 4.3.20 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary Track begins at 14:52 — Notes — Film as a Subversive Art by Amos Vogel — We didn’t reference Vogel’s brief review of A Clockwork Orange…

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    Underworld (2003)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Underworld (2003) 3.27.20 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary Track begins at 17:58 — Notes — “Sullied Blood, Semen and Skin: Vampires and the Spectre of Miscegenation” by Kimberly A. Frohreich from Gothic Studies — Here’s a neat…

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    Them! (1954)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… Them! (1954) 3.20.20 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary Track begins at 15:36 — Notes — “Rip & Tear” by Mick Gordon Rational Fears: American Horror in the 1950’s by Mark Jancovich — Insightful and engaging…

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    The Band Wagon (1953)

    This week on The Spectator Film Podcast… The Band Wagon (1953) 12.19.19 Featuring: Austin, Maxx Commentary track begins at 9:30 — Notes — “The Band Wagon” by Joe McElhaney from Senses of Cinema — Review of The Band Wagon from Senses of Cinema. “Minnelli,…