Posted on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011 by David Chen
This week, David, Devindra, and Adam discuss the sad business of Brett Ratner’s Oscar-hosting gig, unabashedly praise Alexander Payne’s The Descendants, ponder the bizarre world of Cars, and get excited for new episodes of Arrested Development. Special guest Keith Phipps joins us from AV Club. To read more about the twisted world of Cars check out Eric D Snider’s and Rachel Mercer’s respective blog posts. Also, check out the AV Club’s awesome podcast, Reasonable Discussions.
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What We’ve Been Watching
- David Chen (07:30): The Descendants
- Devindra (16:00): Shame
- Adam (23:10): Cars 2
- (36:20) Arrested Development Returns in 2013
- (41:53) Brett Ratner out as Oscars Producer, Ricky Gervais in as Golden Globes Host
- (49:20) Martha Marcy May Marlene
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