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2018-08-18 • Saturday Matinée

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Steve goes to Meow Wolf. Neill Blomkamp on YouTube. Tough week for trailers, but we found some gems. Plus, a journey down the social commentary rathole through mostly science fiction.


Genre films with social commentary!

Steve’s List

  1. The Lego Movie
  2. Bright
  3. District 9

Pete’s List

  1. Her
  2. Akira
  3. Elysium
  • 00:00 – Saturday Matinée
  • 01:02 – Meow Wolf
  • 09:20 – M:I-Fallout
  • 12:40 – Steve’s Trailer
  • 17:56 – Pete’s Trailer
  • 23:06 – The List: Social Commentary in Genre Films

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