Episode #235: “Looks Can Be Deceiving” | My Left Foot (1989)

Christy Brown was born in Ireland in 1932 with cerebral palsy. At the time, a child born differently-abled was likely to be placed in a home and forgotten. Instead, with the help of his mother who always believed in him, he became a renowned painter and writer. MY LEFT FOOT starring Daniel Day Lewis.

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Episode #234: “Cat Scratch Fever” | Captain Marvel (2019)

Pilots. A wingcat named Goose. Let this movie fulfill your need… your need to be brought up to speed on possibly the most powerful Marvel hero introduced in the movie universe: Captain Marvel. We had a daddy-daughter movie outing and came back to talk about the film, as well as our time at the C2E2 con in Chicago last weekend.

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Episode #232: “Give ’em Hell, 54!” | Glory (1989)

When Col. Robert Gould Shaw took command of the 54th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, he likely had no idea how much the men under his command would contribute to the war and to the history of the United States. GLORY tells the story of the forming of this regiment and the struggles they faced as one of the few African American regiments at that point in the Civil War.

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