CXXXIII: Best Films of 2021 So Far, Rocky Deep Dive


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By Terry Plucknett, Todd Plucknett, Zach Saltz, Terry Plucknett, Todd Plucknett, and Zach Saltz. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
Recorded - 7/5/21

On this episode of the Almost Sideways Movie Podcast, we discuss the first half of 2021 and what have been the best and worst things we have seen. After that we deep dive an all-American story that won Best Picture 45 years ago. Here are the highlights:
  • What We've Been Watching
    • Terry's Oscar Anniversary Review: Murder on a Sunday Morning (11:10)
    • Zach's Criterion Review: The Match Factory Girl (18:55)
    • Todd's Cager Review: Dark (22:00)
  • First Half of 2021 Review
    • Bottom 3 of the Year So Far (26:05)
    • Top 5 of the Year So Far (33:45)
  • Deep Dive: Rocky
    • Trivia (48:35)
    • Thoughts on Rocky & the Oscars (1:03:45)
    • Ranking the Rocky Franchise (1:19:40)
    • Recasting (1:25:20)
    • Highest WAR, Worst Performance, Favorite Minor Character (1:37:20)
    • Stickman, Douchebag (1:49:15)
    • Best Scene (1:54:00)
    • Flaws, Conspiracy Theories (1:58:25)
    • LVP, MVP, Quote of the Day (2:01:50)

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