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.
Spoiler alerts for the following:
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.
Culture Slut zine
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.
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