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Film Frak: The Podcast#29: THE FAVOURITE OVERLORD

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Film Frak: The Podcast#29: THE FAVOURITE OVERLORD

Welcome to Film Frak: Episode 29

Prepare for a bumper edition of the Film Frak Podcast as we dive into 2 months of viewing all in one epic show. We missed recording a November show and I’m sure all you Frakkers are jonesing for your fix of our unique brand of movie bullshit.

It’s the business end 2018 so that means there’s titles galore that we were excited to see. The must-see list was getting checked off and there was plenty of cinematic joys experienced.

With so many screenings we decided to trim down the films we actually chatted about and didn’t bother with the disappointments or uninspired so here’s the final line-up for this episode:

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First Man (2018)

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FIRST MAN (2018)

A review by Adam Lovett

Director: Damien Chazelle
Starring: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Kyle Chandler, Shea Wigham, Patrick Fuggit, Jason Clarke, Corey Stoll, Lukas Haas

“That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.”

This is what the cinematic sensory experience is all about. I’ve studied the moon landing all my life. I’ve read biographies on Neil Armstrong. ’I’ve watched hours of archival footage through documentaries. My imagination has been fueled by it since I was a child but I never ever expected to actually LIVE it!

In FIRST MAN I feel like I was thrust as close to the white knuckle reality of what it felt like to be in a Gemini or Apollo capsule...

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