Sunday, February 5, 2012

Episode 5: The Shirley Temple Version

This week, Destiny and Rhea talk books, zines, manga, and book-to-movie adaptations. Also, Destiny struggles to think of her four favorite movies and Rhea goes off on Luna Lovegood. Number of fucks in this episode: 31. If you're in the Omaha area, and are interested in joining the Letter Writing Club that Destiny wants to start, email us at badlandgirls at gmail dot com.

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Spoiler alerts for the following:
Jumanji
Zathura
Indiana Jones and the Crystal Skull

Corrections: Destiny is sad to see she mixed up Alfonso Cuaron and Alejandro González Iñárritu. She was totally thinking of Y tu mamá también, which also starred Gael Garcia Bernal. The Project Greenlight movie with Shia LaBeouf was called The Battle of Shaker Heights. There were 5 Indian in the Cupboard books. We couldn't remember the complete title of From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. I think we mispronounced "Zathura" a handful of times. Marc Maron's book came out in 2001. Harriet the Spy was published in 1964. The deuteragonist of Mysterious Skin is named Brian.

Relevant Links:

Culture Slut zine

Fight Boredom
I Love Bad Movies zine
The Radical Uprise
Telegram Ma'am zine
Stanley Kubrick discusses A Clockwork Orange

Shame trailer (UK)
Marc Maron's WTF podcast
Letterboxd, an awesome site where you can log your movie viewing.

Fucking Books:

Crackpot by John Waters

The Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt by Caroline Preston

Parade's End by Ford Madox Ford


Sharp Teeth by Toby Barlow


Uzumaki: Spiral into Horror by Junji Ito

Tekkon Kinkreet/Black & White by Taiyō Matsumoto

The Jerusalem Syndrome by Marc Maron

Mr. Funnypants by Michael Showalter

The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart

Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh

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