The First Run Podcast - The First Run
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The First Run is a weekly podcast featuring lively, spirited talk about film. We'll be discussing a wide variety of films including new releases, lost classics and perhaps a controversial opinion or two. So come join us for some animated conversation, that only occasionally devolves into rudimentary chimp-like poop throwing.
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TFR Ep. 340: John Wick 2, The Lego Batman Movie, 5 Best Best Picture Nominees Since 2000
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On this double feature episode of TFR, Matt & Chris kick off the festivities with everyone’s favorite assassin who’s just looking for his damn car and trying to retire, John Wick. Keanu Reeves returns in Chapter 2 of the Wick saga. Fingers crossed that his dog makes it out unscathed this time. Then it’s a quick rundown of the major releases on Blu-Ray & DVD, featuring the Streaming and Straight To DVD Picks Of The Week. Our double feature than completes its doubling with The Lego Batman Movie. Is it possible to catch lightning in a bottle again (The Lego Movie) AND make a great Batman movie? Finally, our Oscar’s Pre-Game wraps up with the 5 Best Best Picture Nominees Since 2000. Will your favorite make the list? Probably. 00:00-16:09: Intro/John Wick Chapter 2 16:10-20:38: Blu-Ray & DVD Picks 20:39-30:37: The Lego Batman Movie 30:38-45:41: 5 Best Best Picture Nominees Since 2000 45:42-46:43: Wrap Up Theme music provided by Jamal Malachi Ford-Bey.