Episode 116: It Felt Purposeless

It Felt Purposeless

TJ and Joe didn’t get to watch the movie they wanted to watch because it was in limited release, so they watched ‘Birdman’ instead. And they are glad they did. There’s a lot to chew on with Birdman and TJ and Joe relish in the analysis. Also don’t miss some follow up on ‘The Force Awakens’ trailer, news of the ‘House of Cards’ season 3 premiere date, and Batman vs. Darth Vader. It’s most impressive!

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  • ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Alternate Trailers

    I’ve got a little bit of Monday morning fun here for you. The first teaser trailer for The Force Awakens hasn’t been out that long, but we’ve already got some alternate fan and/or hate cuts going on that I’d like to share with you.

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  • ‘House of Cards’ Season 3 Premieres on February 27

    House of Cards” season three will debut on Netflix on Feb. 27, the streaming service announced Monday.

  • Batman Vs Darth Vader

    This is completely cheesy and corny, and I completely loved it… except for the end maybe. I’m not convinced that was the correct outcome, and it seemed a little too easy.

  • Birdman — Review

    What is film? More specifically, what do films, or the folks who make them, want to accomplish with their film? The answer to this question can be different for every film and every filmmaker out there.

  • Birdman — IMDb

    A washed-up actor who once played an iconic superhero must overcome his ego and family trouble as he mounts a Broadway play in a bid to reclaim his past glory.

  • Birdman — Rotten Tomatoes

    Critics Consensus: A thrilling leap forward for director Alejandro González Iñárritu, Birdman is an ambitious technical showcase powered by a layered story and outstanding performances from Michael Keaton and Edward Norton.

  • Birdman — Box Office Mojo

    Domestic Total as of Dec. 1, 2014: $17,343,886
    Distributor: Fox Searchlight Release Date: October 17, 2014
    Genre: Comedy / Drama Runtime: 1 hrs. 59 min.
    MPAA Rating: R Production Budget: $18 million