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#431: Top 5 Survival Movies / The Impossible / Animal Crackers


Everybody knows the first rule of Fight Club is: you do not talk about Fight Club. But Filmspotting joins Tyler Durden in exploring their primal selves with a countdown of the Top 5 Survival Movies. Plus, Adam and Josh barely emerge unscathed from their discussion of "The Impossible" before taking on their first Marx Bros. Marathon movie, "Animal Crackers."

This episode is presented by SquareSpace (Use code FILM2) and Audible.

0:00-2:53 - Billboard / SquareSpace
2:54-23:43 - Review: "The Impossible"
Music: Cloud Nothings, "Fall In"
24:57-27:52 - Sponsor: Audible
28:11-37:19 - Josh's 1st Anniversary / Massacre Theatre
37:20-45:49 - Polls / Notes
45:50-59:43 - Marx Bros. #1: "Animal Crackers"
Music: Cloud Nothings, "Stay Useless"
1:00:32-1:08:43 - Donations 
1:09:02-1:36:15 - Top 5: Survival Movies
1:36:16-1:39:07 - Close


Life of Pi


Cloud Nothings


- Audible recommendations: I Am Spartacus!; Extra Lives: Why Video Games Matter; The Shining

- Massacre Theatre winner: Dawn Polvorosa

- Bunuel was satirizing his home country, but he had been 'exiled' to Mexico and shot "Exterminating Angel" there.


Josh's "Impossible" review

Adam's Letterboxd page

Top 5 Survival Movies



The Q&A with Jeff Goldsmith- iTunes


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