CXXX: In the Heights, 8 Million Ways to Die, Swimming Pool Scenes


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Recorded - 6/13/21

On this episode of the Almost Sideways Movie Podcast, we start by reviewing the Lin-Manuel Miranda musical-turned-movie In the Heights. Then, we give a throwback review of an 80's Jeff Bridges movie that was the final film of Hal Ashby's career. We celebrate the start of summer by counting down the best scenes involving swimming pools before some In the Heights inspired trivia. Here are the highlights:
  • What We've Been Watching
    • Todd's Cager Review: The Croods: A New Age (5:55)
    • Zach's Criterion Review: The Sword of Doom (10:20)
    • Zach Review: Bo Burnham: Inside (12:45)
    • Terry's Oscar Anniversary Review: The Adventures of Tintin (16:00)
  • Featured Review: In the Heights (25:35)
  • "Come to the Stable" Review: 8 Million Ways to Die (44:30)
  • Power Rankings: Swimming Pool Scenes (1:00:45)
    • Guessing Adam's List (1:33:45)
  • Trivia
    • Zach's Trivia Review: Louder than Bombs (1:39:30)
    • Terry's Trivia Review: Blue Story (1:45:15)
    • Trivia: Movie Musicals & "New" Movies (1:51:00)
  • Quote of the Day (2:02:00)

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