Trying to synthesize the myriad of topics we discuss in this episode into shownotes would be, quite frankly, madness.
Suffice it to say, it is not exactly a normal episode. However, bear in mind that at the time of this episode's recording, my apartment was a bombshell of half packed boxes, disassembled furniture and
The first four Tora-San DVD's are out in the US!
Perhaps as a prelude to my upcoming Hong Kong cinema podcast, I rant about what I perceive to be the death of Hong Kong cinema.
For some now-forgotten reason, we discuss, "The Patriot", undoubtedly one of the worst films of all time. Funnily enough, the one scene I recall as being utterly vomit inducing is actually all over Youtube, thanks to Americans who are utterly moved to tears by it:
YouTube user, "RichBorris" states: "This I think is probably the best scene from the whole movie!"
The aforementioned, RichBorris also links to various websites and groups advocating "Southern Independence".
I also review Cobra:
This picture says it all.