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place your bets: oscar picks of 2011

I desperately wanted to do a special Oscar prediction video for you guys but believe it or not, it takes me longer to record and edit a video than it does for me to write what I was going to

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the inevitable oscar nod snub(s)

The Oscar nominations are in. (How cliché is that phrase today?) And closely followed is the “snubbed” list. Surely you can find the nomination list anywhere, and they probably have their own list of snubs and in a day or

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originality: an original origin story about an original originator

With a title like that, I really set myself up, didn’t I? Well I will spoil the ending now: there’s nothing new under the sun. Yet one can argue that there are no original stories left to tell, which might

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can m. night shyamalan redeem himself?

I’m writing this while still being caught up with Inception and its crucial last scene ending. I want to call it a “twist-ending” but I think it’d be more correct to call it an ambiguous ending, since so many people

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inception: film review

There was some hype built around this movie months before it was released. Very few people knew about it, and the few that did, had no real clue as to what it was about. And that’s exactly how Christopher Nolan

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  • 183. the tightrope of life January 26, 2023
    Life is lifin' as we like to say, and you can hear all about what life has been dealing Sterling and Kortney including the gym, new phones, and weighted blankets. Sterling also gives a few hot takes on the Oscar nominations and re-recommends the hit film RRR as well as Everything Everywhere All At Once. BMF flowers to Oscar-nominated Angela Bassett and […]
  • 182. in preview: MCU phase 5 January 4, 2023
    Sterling and Kortney take a look at MCU films and shows to come in 2023-24. They do take a slight detour into the DCEU/DCU. Follow Kortney on Twitter @iamkhinton, and Sterling on Twitter @indoob. Email us at indoobpod@gmail.com. Subscribe to the Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/indoob. Visit the Indoob Store https://www.teepublic.com/user/tsterling and mor […]
  • 181. in review: MCU phase 4 December 21, 2022
    For the last episode of 2022, Sterling and Kortney take a look back at all the MCU gave us in Phase 4, allotting 5 minutes to discuss per show and movie. Can they do it? Spoiler warning for most of the titles. Follow Kortney on Twitter @iamkhinton, and Sterling on Twitter @indoob. Email us at indoobpod@gmail.com. Subscribe to the Patreon at https://www.patre […]