/Filmcast Ep. 55 - The Taking Of Pelham 123 (GUEST: Alex Albrecht From Diggnation And The Totally Rad Show)


In this episode of the /Filmcast, David Chen, Devindra Hardawar and Adam Quigley, discuss the mainstream appeal of Shutter Island, try and fail to get excited about Marcus Nispel (the newly minted director of Conan), and wonder about the possibilities of lost subplots in Pixar's Up. Special guest Alex Albrecht joins us this evening from Diggnation and The Totally Rad Show.

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  • (00:57) Alex Albrecht from Diggnation and The Totally Rad Show
  • What Have We Watched

  • Alex Albrecht (03:19): Nurse Jackie
  • David Chen (06:47): Moon
  • Devindra (14:50): The Brothers Bloom, The Goode Family, Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist, True Blood Premiere
  • Adam (24:33): Away We Go
  • News Discussion

  • (36:05) Shutter Island Trailer
  • (44:07) The Up Subplot That Didn't Make the Cut
  • (51:27) Lars Von Trier's Antichrist to Get Uncut UK Release
  • (58:20) Harvey Weinstein Asking Tarantino To Cut 40 Minutes from Inglorious Basterds
  • (1:04:15) Marcus Nispel to Direct the Conan Remake
  • Featured Reviews

  • (1:10:25) The Taking of Pelham 123
  • Credits

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