In episode 10, Frank and return guest, Andrew talk about the inexplicably successful 1993 film, The Firm. Highlights include Mike being furious about having to watch this movie. Dad-lit discussions. Deadly Digestifs!
Our first 3-way Tommentary! Mike(@mikeyfrecks), Homero(@homeysslice) & Sean(@seandylankraft) watch and discuss the surpisingly un-problematic 2003 film, The Last Samurai. Highlights include: By far the most amount of bleeps ever on a Tommentary, Homero thinking John Cleese stars in a movie he’s seen half a dozen times, Sean pointing out that we’ve been watching without subtitles with 15 minutes left
Mike(@mikeyfrecks) & Cameron(@camonrye) watch and discuss the prescient film, Minority Report. Fun things to look out for: Mike shoehorning his hatred of Ready Player One into every conversation, Peter Stormare, future tech talk!, Cameron’s film insights as a cinema studies major
Mike & Matt(@mattymarty) watch & discuss Jack Reacher: Never Go Back. Fun things you’ll hear: us being bored by this movie…
Mike(@mikeyfrecks) & Ryan(@asubtledifferencedesign) watch and discuss the largely forgotten non-classic Vanilla Sky. Fun things to look out for: Mike’s borderline offensive mixing up on Penelope Cruz’ nationality, very heavy breathing into the microphone, lots of tangents because this movie isn’t very good.
Mike(@mikeyfrecks) & Jim(@antilogydesign) watch and discuss the fan favorite, Days of Thunder! Fun things to look out for: Jim getting grilled about his car fascination, noted character actor Fred Thompson getting completely roasted, a running tally of confederate flags.
Mike(@mikeyfrecks) & Andrew (@AndrewLeighNYC) watch and discuss an extremely long Tom Cruise film with hardly any Tom Cruise in it! Magnolia! Fun things to look out for: About 5 minutes of silence, ordering Mexican food, Mike & Andrew being too drunk to form coherent thoughts.
Mike(@mikeyfrecks) & Danielle(@omgzitsdanielle) watch and discuss one of Tom Cruise’s most critically hated films, Cocktail! Recipe for Tom Booze below:
1.5 parts Vodka
.5 part Blue Curacao
2 parts Pineapple/Orange Tropicana
Combine all parts in a shaker with ice.
Strain into a tumbler with more ice.
Garnish with an orange wedge and green maraschino cherry.
Mike(@mikeyfrecks) & Jesse(@larenmcjesse) watch and discuss one of the biggest movies ever that no one really remembers. RAIN MAN! Fun things to look out for: Jesse’s opinion on spoilers, Jesse’s phenomenal joke about about the name of this podcast, A running count of phone calls in this movie.
Mike(@mikeyfrecks) & Matt(@mattymarty & @suchhoundsnyc) watch and discuss the first adaptation of one of the greatest dad-lit series in literary history, Jack Reacher. Fun things to look out for: Talking about Tom Hanks, Hating on people that are all about crock pots, Stumping for an Asahi sponsor.