Fighting In The War Room: A Movies And Pop Culture Podcast
Fighting In The War Room: A Movies And Pop Culture Podcast
Katey, Matt, Da7e and David
The Film and Pop-Culture Podcast
326 – Hillbilly Elegy, Movies to catch up on, The Superhero Awards
This week, Katey, Da7e, David and Patches are all back on format. First, Netflix has Hillbilly Elegy, is it any good? Then, each host gives an earnest attempt to give a reccommendation of something to watch before making those 2020 Top Tens. Finally, what are The Superhero Awards, Patches? Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich), Da7e (@da7e)  Patches (@misterpatches), and  David (@davidehrlich) . Please subscribe on iTunes and KICK US A REVIEW if you like what you hear! FORMAT 00:00 – Lightning Round: Whatchu Watching? 1:20 – Intro – Welcome to Episode 326! Review! 6:25 – Tidbit – Hillbilly Elegy 24:18 – Mini-Segment – Movies to catch up on 37:02 – Segment 3 – The Superhero Awards 1:03:50  – Outro  
Nov 25
1 hr 6 min
325: The Exceeded Expectations Quell
Four Movies That Exceeded Our Expectations For Them It&#39;s another&nbsp;Fighting in The War Room Quarter Quell!&nbsp; Each of your four hosts has picked a movie that lived up to, nay, exceeded&nbsp;their expectations, which was a tenious idea for a Quell when we picked it before the elections, but at least now we can hope the future will once again exceeded expectations. Some groundbreaking cinema, some personal stories, it&#39;s a QUARTER QUELL but in a Pandemic this time. The movies this Quell are also streaming! Check out Citizen Kane and Ad Astra on HBO Max, The Master on Netflix, and The Avengers on Diseny+. Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich) Patches (@misterpatches), Da7e (@Da7e)&nbsp;and David (@davidehrlich). Please subscribe on iTunes and KICK US A REVIEW&nbsp;if you like what you hear!&nbsp; Format 02:39 &#8211; Citizen Kane 23:25 &#8211; Marvel&#39;s The Avengers 40:30 &#8211; The Master 56:03 &#8211; Ad Astra &nbsp; &nbsp; Previous Quarter Quells: * OpKino Classic: First Quarter Quell (August 26th 2011) * OpKino Classic: The 2nd Quarter Quell (Feb. 22nd 2012) * OpKino Classic: Storytelling Quarter Quell (Aug 10th 2012) * OpKino Classic: Family Interview Full Quell (Feb 8th, 2013) * FITWR&nbsp;025 &ndash; The Filmmaking Quarter Quell&nbsp;(June 3rd, 2014) * FITWR 050 &#8211; QQ2: Movies for the Moment (Dec. 2nd 2014) * FITWR 075 &#8211; QQ3: Movies We Wanted To Be When We Grew Up. * FITWR 100 &#8211; Significant Other Full Quell * FITWR 125 &#8211; Movies We Want to Show (Our) Children * FITWR 150 &#8211; Movies That Represent What We Want For America * <a href="http://fightinginthewarroom.
Nov 18
1 hr 19 min
324.5 – A Podcast Recorded After The Election
&nbsp; This week, Katey, Da7e, Patches and David talk about what they were able to do last week during the election. It wasn&#39;t much. NEXT WEEK IS A QUARTER QUELL AND WE&#39;RE BACK TO MOVIES Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich), Da7e (@da7e)&nbsp; Patches (@misterpatches),&nbsp;and &nbsp;David (@davidehrlich) . Please subscribe on iTunes and KICK US A REVIEW if you like what you hear! &nbsp;
Nov 12
1 hr 22 min
324 – A Podcast Recorded The Day Before The Election To Air After The Election
&nbsp; This week, Katey, Da7e, Patches and David talk about Queens Gambit on Netflix and Creeping American Anxiety. Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich), Da7e (@da7e)&nbsp; Patches (@misterpatches),&nbsp;and &nbsp;David (@davidehrlich) . Please subscribe on iTunes and KICK US A REVIEW if you like what you hear! &nbsp;
Nov 4
1 hr 9 min
323 – On the Rocks, The Haunting of Bly Manor, Borat 2
This week, Katey, Da7e, and Patches get David back now that his birthday is over, but keep Sacha Baron Cohen subjects around. The podcast starts with a discussion of Sofia Coppola&#39;s newest On The Rocks, then we touch on The Haunting of Bly Manor before everyone dives in on the second Borat movie that dropped on Amazon Prime. Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich), Da7e (@da7e)&nbsp; Patches (@misterpatches),&nbsp;and &nbsp;David (@davidehrlich) . Please subscribe on iTunes and KICK US A REVIEW if you like what you hear! FORMAT 00:00 &#8211; Lightning Round: Monsters! 1:52&nbsp;&#8211; Intro &#8211; Welcome to Episode 323! Review! 9:08&nbsp;&#8211; Tidbit &#8211; On The Rocks 28:55&nbsp;&#8211; Mini-Segment &#8211; The Haunting of Bly Manor 43:30&nbsp;&#8211; Segment 3 &#8211; Borat 2 1:21:15&nbsp; &#8211; Outro &nbsp;
Oct 29
1 hr 26 min
322 – Rebecca, Zoom Etiquette, The Trial of the Chicago 7
This week, Katey, Da7e, and Patches are joined by returning guest Jordan Hoffman (Vanity Fair, The Guardian, @JHoffman) since we recorded on David&#39;s birthday. Jordan, Katey, and Patches throw down about Netflix&#39;s new Rebecca, then everyone stops to make some penis jokes at a New Yorker writer&#39;s expense, then they tear into Aaron Sorkin&#39;s The Trail of the Chicago 7, with Da7e (a leftist Srokin fan) and Jordan (a man who knows the real trial&#39;s history). Strap in, stay calm, don&#39;t write angry emails.&nbsp; Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich), Da7e (@da7e)&nbsp; Patches (@misterpatches),&nbsp;and &nbsp;David (@davidehrlich) . Please subscribe on iTunes and KICK US A REVIEW if you like what you hear! FORMAT 00:00 &#8211; Lightning Round: Hainted Houz 3:05 &#8211; Intro &#8211; Welcome to Episode 322! Reviews 7:48 &#8211; Tidbit &#8211; Rebecca 21:55&nbsp;&#8211; Mini-Segment &#8211; &quot;Zoom Etiquette&quot; 34:15&nbsp;&#8211; Segment 3 &#8211; The&nbsp;Trail of the Chicago 7 1:09:14&nbsp; &#8211; Outro &nbsp;
Oct 21
1 hr 16 min
321 – World of Tomorrow 3, Shithouse, Disney Pivots to Streaming
This week, Katey, David, Patches and Da7e talk about WORLD OF TOMORROW EPISODE THREE: THE ABSENT DESTINATIONS OF DAVID PRIME, which is on Vimeo and is the official title. Then, everyone but Da7e saw and basically liked Shithouse, a good movie with a title that isn&#39;t great. Finally, Disney is pivoting to streaming, what does this business news mean for theatrical movie going? Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich), Da7e (@da7e)&nbsp; Patches (@misterpatches),&nbsp;and &nbsp;David (@davidehrlich) . Please subscribe on iTunes and KICK US A REVIEW if you like what you hear! FORMAT 00:00 &#8211; Lightning Round: Spooky Stream 2:45&nbsp;&#8211; Intro &#8211; Welcome to Episode 321! Reviews! 7:04&nbsp;&#8211; Tidbit &#8211; WORLD OF TOMORROW EPISODE THREE: THE ABSENT DESTINATIONS OF DAVID PRIME 25:39&nbsp;&#8211; Mini-Segment &#8211; Shithouse 40:13&nbsp;&#8211; Segment 3 &#8211; Disney Pivots To Streaming 1:06:04&nbsp; &#8211; Outro &nbsp;
Oct 17
1 hr 10 min
320 – Dick Johnson is Dead, Virtual Film Festivals, Pandemic Check-In
This week, Katey, David, Patches and Da7e all watched Dick Johnson is Dead on Netflix and really liked this heartfelt film! Then, David and Katey comisserate over how digital film festivals have been working out in this post-NYFF and TIFF season. Finally, it&#39;s time for a pandemic check in that includes The Vow and American Murder, some true crime. Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich), Da7e (@da7e)&nbsp; Patches (@misterpatches),&nbsp;and &nbsp;David (@davidehrlich) . Please subscribe on iTunes and KICK US A REVIEW if you like what you hear! FORMAT 00:00 &#8211; Lightning Round: First Netflix 2:52 &#8211; Intro &#8211; Welcome to Episode 320! Reviews! 13:32&nbsp;&#8211; Tidbit &#8211; Dick Johnson is Dead&nbsp; 25:38 &#8211; Mini-Segment &#8211; Virtual Film Festivals 32:57 &#8211; Segment 3 &#8211; Pandemic Check-In 1:07:22&nbsp; &#8211; Outro &nbsp;
Oct 8
1 hr 11 min
319 – Will 2021 be a Great Year for Movies?, Hades, Pandemic Check In
This week, a lot of movies finally moved off the release calendar for 2020, so David is wondering if that means our cups will overflow in 2021. Then, David has been playing a rogue style game called Hades and he will explain what both of those things mean. Finally, it&#39;s a Pandemic Check-In so Katey, Patches, and Da7e get a word in. Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich), Da7e (@da7e)&nbsp; Patches (@misterpatches),&nbsp;and &nbsp;David (@davidehrlich) . Please subscribe on iTunes and KICK US A REVIEW if you like what you hear! FORMAT 00:00 &#8211; Lightning Round: Sibling Sequels 1:40 &#8211; Intro &#8211; Welcome to Episode 319! Reviews! 9:47&nbsp;&#8211; Tidbit &#8211; Will 2021 be a Great Year for Movies? 25:03 &#8211; Mini-Segment &#8211; Hades 37:05&nbsp;&#8211; Segment 3 &#8211; Pandemic Check-In 1:06:04&nbsp; &#8211; Outro &nbsp;
Oct 1
1 hr 11 min
318 – The Devil All The Time, Emmys 2020, The Boys
This week, Patches and Da7e dig into The Devil All The Time, which has some great performances BUT&#8230;.then, Katey chimes in on the remote Emmys, then everyone dives in to talk about The Boys, Amazon Prime&#39;s superhero satire series that is currently in season 2.&nbsp; Take a listen, embed and/or download below; for more from all of us on Twitter: follow the show (@FITWR), Katey (@kateyrich), Da7e (@da7e)&nbsp; Patches (@misterpatches),&nbsp;and &nbsp;David (@davidehrlich) . Please subscribe on iTunes and KICK US A REVIEW if you like what you hear! FORMAT 00:00 &#8211; Lightning Round: Better for Jenelle 1:12&nbsp;&#8211; Intro &#8211; Welcome to Episode 318! Review! 7:18&nbsp;&#8211; Tidbit &#8211; The Devil All The Time 23:21&nbsp;&#8211; Mini-Segment &#8211; Emmys 2020 33:08&nbsp;&#8211; Segment 3 &#8211; The Boys 59:19 &nbsp;&#8211; Outro &nbsp;
Sep 26
1 hr 1 min
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