Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week staff writer Danny King, associate editor Nick Newman, and I are joined by Jeremy Smith, aka Mr. Beaks, from Ain’t It Cool News. We begin by discussing the history of the Bond franchise and our relationship with the films. Then, we discuss the newest entry in the series, Skyfall. To end we discuss the films coming to theaters and DVD in the coming week, which include Goodbye First Love, Anna Karenina, and Lincoln. Then we give you our random recommendations of things we watched on our own this week.
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00:00 – 17:05 – Introductions and discussion of the Bond franchise
17:05 – 29:57 – Feature Review of Skyfall
29:57 – 52:00 – Spoilers for Skyfall
52:00 – 1:06:24 – Picks for Next Week, Closing Remarks, and Outtakes
Opening music comes courtesy of Joy Division.
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