Running Dialogue #22: TRON: LEGACY, THE FIGHTER, and TRUE GRIT

     December 18, 2010


In the last Running Dialogue of 2010, Russ, Curt, and I de-rez TRON: Legacy, get knocked out by The Fighter, and saddle up for True Grit.  We also give our thoughts on the best and worst films of the year.  On a personal note, I’m proud that we’ve kept this thing going for a full year and I’m thankful to the folks at Creative Loafing for letting us record at their office and to our tireless producer Alejandro Leal for not only producing the podcasts, but listening to us spoil just about any movie he could ever want to see.  I’m also thankful to everyone who has given these a listen and we’ll be back and better than ever in the new year.

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true_grit_international_movie_poster_01Running Dialogue #22 – TRON: Legacy, The Fighter, and True Grit

No recommendations this week.

Running Dialogue #20Black Swan, The Tourist, and Four Lions

  • Curt – Dracula: Pages from a Virgin’s Diary
  • Matt – The Red Shoes
  • Russ – Videodrome

Running Dialogue #19Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1, The Next Three Days, and 127 Hours

No recommendations this week.

Running Dialogue #18The Walking Dead

  • Curt – I Walked with a Zombie and Not Quite Hollywood
  • Matt – Winning Time: Reggie Miller vs. The New York Knicks
  • Russ – American Grindhouse

Running Dialogue #17Jackass 3D, Red, and Catfish

  • Curt – Topkapi
  • Matt – Beauty and the Beast (1991)
  • Russ – (anti-recommendation!) Paranormal Activity

Running Dialogue #16 – 2010 Fall Movies, Boardwalk Empire, and the Atlanta Zombie Apocalypse

No recommendations this week.

Running Dialogue #15 The American, Centurion, and Machete

  • Curt – Get Carter (1971) and The House of the Devil
  • Matt – Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky
  • Russ – Rolling Thunder

Running Dialogue #14 Scott Pilgrim vs. The World and The Expendables

  • Curt – Batman: Under the Red Hood
  • Matt – Three O’Clock High
  • Russ – Last Night and the films of Don McKellar

Running Dialogue #13 Inception and The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

  • Curt – Primer
  • Matt – The Pusher Trilogy
  • Russ – Die Hard with a Vengeance

Running Dialogue #12 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse and The Last Airbender

  • Curt – Chinese Ghost Story 2
  • Matt – Hunger
  • Russ – Spartan, Stones in Exile/Cocksucker Blues, and Master of the Flying Guillotine

Running Dialogue #11Toy Story 3, Jonah Hex, and 2010 Summer Movie Duds

  • Curt – Red River, Ride the High Country, and McCabe & Mrs. Miller
  • Matt – I Knew It Was You
  • Russ – The Ballad of Cable Hogue

Running Dialogue #10Splice, Get Him to the Greek, and the MGM’s Troubled Development Slate

  • Curt – Bride of Frankenstein and Re-Animator
  • Matt – The Devil’s Backbone
  • Russ – The Brood

Running Dialogue #9MacGruber and Shrek Forever After

  • Curt – OSS 177
  • Matt – Mystery Team
  • Russ – Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang

Running Dialogue #8Iron Man 2 and 2010 Summer Movies

No recommendations this week.

Running Dialogue #7Lost

No recommendations this week.

Running Dialogue #6 – 2010 Atlanta Film Festival

  • Curt – Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story and Matinee
  • Matt – The Signal
  • Russ – The Archive (2008) and That Evening Sun

Special Guest: Gabe Wardell – The September Issue

Running Dialogue #5Clash of the Titans, How to Train Your Dragon, and 3D

  • Curt – Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
  • Matt – Running Scared (2006)
  • Russ – Triangle

Running Dialogue #4A Prophet and Foreign Films

  • Curt – Read My Lips and M
  • Matt – The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • Russ – The Beat That My Heart Skipped and I’m Here (2010)

Running Dialogue #3Alice in Wonderland and Tim Burton

  • Curt – Alice (1988)
  • Matt – Every Little Step
  • Russ – Alice (1988)

Running Dialogue #2Shutter Island and Martin Scorsese

  • Curt – Italian American and American Boy
  • Matt – The Hit
  • Russ – Zatoichi (1962)

Running Dialogue #1 – 2009 Oscar Nominations

  • Curt – Coming Home and The Last Detail
  • Matt – BASEketball
  • Russ – Coup de torchon

[Special thanks to our producer Alejandro Leal and the folks at Creative Loafing for letting us record at their office]

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