Episode 399: Selena Gomez Gets Pedantic
On the Overthinking It Podcast, we mark the passing of Harper Lee by rehabilitating High School English books that are actually good. And we grudgingly think about watching year’s crop of Best Picture nominees.
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Episode 243: As They Tear Your Show Apart
The Overthinkers tackle the 2013 Academy Awards.
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Episode 231: They Did Go Hungry Again
The Overthinkers tackle Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln, starring Daniel Day Lewis.
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Minority Report and Prescient Technology
Do popular visions of the future predict future technologies, or inspire them?
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Episode 202: Putting on the Meat Dress
The Overthinkers tackle listener feedback for the first time in six months and preview the summer movies of 2012.
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You’re Gonna Need a Bigger Phallic Symbol: Jaws As a Journey from Impotence to Manhood
They don’t call it MAN vs. Nature for nothing.
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Michael Bay: A Quantitative Comparative Analysis
How bad is Michael Bay, really? And how does he compare to some of the greatest directors of our time, quantitatively?
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I’m just getting warmed up
Part 3 in a series of disgruntled rants. So towards the beginning of the movie, Dr. Jones tells us: Legend says that a crystal skull was stolen from a mythical lost city in the Amazon, supposedly built out of solid … Continued
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Swordsman Shoots First
So a while back, I complained about the relative lack of violence in the latest Indiana Jones film. Indy doesn’t shoot a single person. I blamed this on Lucus – the only person in the galaxy who believes that Star … Continued
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