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OV092 - Football Movies, Parenthood, Orange is the New Black, and Black Mirror

The Obsessive Viewer - Weekly Movie/TV Review & Discussion Podcast

Release Date: 01/30/2015

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OV351 - Ebert’s Great Movies Part 10 - 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Solaris (1972), and Dog Day Afternoon (1975) - The Matrix Resurrections Trailer, and RIP Michael K Williams show art OV351 - Ebert’s Great Movies Part 10 - 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Solaris (1972), and Dog Day Afternoon (1975) - The Matrix Resurrections Trailer, and RIP Michael K Williams

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In honor of this weekend’s Super Bowl, we discuss some of our favorite football movies. Listen as I (Matt) try to understand professional sports fandom while Mike and Tiny bond over their love of the game. For Potpourri, Mike talks about the end of Parenthood, Tiny shares his thoughts on Orange is the New Black and I share my love for Black Mirror.

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Runtime: 1:23:46

Direct Download Link: http://traffic.libsyn.com/obsessiveviewer/OV92-FootballMovies.mp3

 

Timestamps

 

Show Start - 00:40

Football Anecdotes - 01:48

 

Little Giants - 06:50

Varsity Blues - 11:46

Friday Night Lights - 17:36

Rudy - 27:40

The Program - 35:04

The Blind Side - 37:54

Remember the Titans - 42:41

The Longest Yard - 49:30

Invincible - 51:25

Any Given Sunday - 55:04

Other Football Movies - 59:02

 

OV Potpourri - 1:04:13

 

Parenthood (Mike) - 1:04:33

Orange is the New Black (Tiny) - 1:08:46

Black Mirror (Matt) - 1:11:49

Ridley Scott’s adapting Andy Weir’s The Martian - 1:17:22

 

Show Notes

 

Cinema Rolls Podcast - Check out the episode of Cinema Rolls I was on. They’re great guys and their show is awesome. On the episode, we covered our most anticipated movies of 2015.

Explosions in the Sky - Here’s a link to Explosions in the Sky’s music on Amazon. They are awesome and their music in Friday “Night-lights” really elevated the emotion of the movie for me.

Bad Lip Reading: NFL 2015 - Check out the latest Bad Lip Reading featuring the NFL. It’s hilarious.

Summer of Sandler -Last summer we suffered through Adam Sandler’s career and discussed all of his movies. Check out our multi-episode “Summer of Sandler” retrospective.

 

Obsessive Viewer - Check out plenty of reviews of movies, TV shows and industry commentary at the blog that started it all.

Obsessive Book Nerd - Our “sister site” where you can find book reviews and commentary on the evolving world of reading.

The Secular Perspective - Check out Tiny’s side project podcast that explores the concepts of faith, religion and existence from the perspective of secular hosts.

Mike’s Band: As Good As It Gets - Check out Mike’s band and download the “Something Old E.P.” for free!

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Loudlike “Mistakes We Must Make” EP on iTunes - Our theme song is “An Eclipse of Events.” Grab Loudlike’s EP and hear the full version of our theme.

 

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