Dec 19, 2018
Diana's pick I.Q. (1994) hits all of the points on the romantic comedy cliché checklist like a well researched physics thesis. This is Polina's first time watching, but recognized so much of Princeton portrayed from when she grew up there. Fun fact: the movie theater in the film is the same one young Polina saw A...
Dec 5, 2018
Polina counters Diana's Steve Martin movie from last episode with her pick Roxanne (1987). By the end, you will thoroughly know how she feels about Daryl Hannah's curly hair. Diana sings The Police within the first minute of the show.
In this modern take on Edmond Rostand's classic play "Cyrano de Bergerac," C. D. Bales...
Nov 21, 2018
Diana hesitated with her pick My Blue Heaven (1990), but is validated with romantic comedy juggernaut Nora Ephron as the film’s writer. On rewatch, she realized this movie provided her greatest lesson on how to dance (move your hips!) As Polina was not a big fan of this movie, we spend a bit of time talking about...
Nov 7, 2018
Meg from Indoorswomen joins us as we wrap up Hawktober with
Gattaca (1997). She points out the excellent world building of this
story, brings the Jude Law appreciation, and blows our minds with a
less obvious romance.
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Oct 24, 2018
As Hawktober continues, it's unclear who claims Dead Poet's Society (1989) as her pick. It's irrelevant as the film was the catalyst for many long term crushes. Ethan and Robert and Josh. Oh my!
Set in 1959 at the fictional elite conservative Vermont boarding school Welton Academy, it tells the story of an English...