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The Big Short (2015)

2016.65: The Big Short (Amazon VOD)

The world is a cesspit of lies and corruption, fraud and criminal activity in the financial markets aided and abetted by the political elite who themselves profit from the status quo, and the governing bodies that instead of policing the system sit back and allow things to spiral into financial apocalypse. 468 more words


Public Enemies (2009)

Public Enemies is the story of infamous depression era bank robber John Dillinger who became a kind of mythic Robin Hood style figure in the eyes of the poverty-stricken American public of the time. 174 more words


Rage Against the Machine (The Dark Knight Rises,2012)

It was becoming clear that Nolan was planning to form a trilogy.  The Dark Knight ended with Batman on the run, taking the blame for Harvey Dent’s death.  632 more words

Action Movies

It Was a Dark and Stormy Knight (the Dark Knight, 2008)

The recasting of Rachel Dawes with Maggie Gyllenhaal might have been the biggest casting controversy if not for the announcement of Heath Ledger as the Joker.  320 more words

Action Movies

The Prestige (2006)

Christian Bale and Michael Caine are re-united with director Christopher Nolan in this beautifully crafted period mystery which sees two magicians locked into an escalating vendetta after a trick goes wrong resulting in the death of Hugh Jackman’s wife. 130 more words


#42- What if Christian Bale was The Joker?

Join us this week as we talk the Joker, Stranger Things, and Sausage Party!!!

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Robot Lab: Rebirth!

UK release date: 22/01/16

Directed by: Adam McKay

The Big Short was hard to follow and, I think, massively overrated. Based on the American crisis of 2005, there were good individual performances from a strong cast, and I did laugh about 7 times, but to me it was one, long, aggressive Powerpoint Presentation. 58 more words