/Filmcast Ep. 76 - 2012 (GUEST: Dan Eckman, Director Of Mystery Team)

2012This week, Dave Chen, Devindra Hardawar and Adam Quigley reflect on the style and career of director Jon Turtletaub, try to unravel the plot of Ridley Scott's new Monopoly movie, remember the greatness of Independence Day, and compare the Kick-Ass teaser trailer with the Comic-Con footage they've already seen. Special guest writer/director Dan Eckman joins us for this episode. Dan Eckman and Derrick Comedy's first feature-length film, Mystery Team, is out in limited release right now. If you don't have it in your local theater, head on over to their website and Demand It!

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  • (01:47) Introducing Mystery Team Director Dan Eckman
  • (05:50) Enter to win "Star Trek: The Art of the Film"! E-mail slashfilmcast(AT)gmail(DOT)com with "Star Trek Contest" in the headline. Tell us your favorite Star Trek movie or episode and why!
  • What We've Been Watching

  • David Chen (07:25): American Psycho Blu-ray
  • Dan Eckman (15:00): When We Left Earth
  • Devindra (17:28): An Education
  • Adam (20:00): Pirate Radio, North by Northwest, Ink
  • News Discussion

  • (33:23) Kick-Ass Teaser
  • (40;38) National Treasure Director to Helm Greenpeace Movie
  • (45:50) Ridley Scott's Monopoly Movie Premise
  • (56:28) Roland Emmerich Claims Independence Day Sequel Will Be Two Movies
  • Featured Review

  • (1:04:25) 2012
  • Credits

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