70. Assault On Precinct 13 (1976 and 2005)

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Allen and Chris talk, John Carpenter's low budget cult classic and it's 2005 Ethan Hawke / Laurence Fishburne remake.

In this Episode

-John Carpenter master of tension

-John Carpenter, upending the unwritten rules of drama

-John Carpenter, playing dem synths

-Cool names

-Ethan Hawke, modern man

-From Sopranos to this?

-Hey, it's Brian Dennehy!

Reminds yourself of the films here:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assault_on_Precinct_13_(1976_film)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assault_on_Precinct_13_(2005_film)

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MISCELLANEOUS

The two shows Chris is doing at the 2019 Glasgow Comedy Festival.

Improv Killed My Dog: Magnum PI

http://www.glasgowcomedyfestival.com/shows/2252

and

3 Men and a Tall Lady

http://www.glasgowcomedyfestival.com/shows/2500

DIMINISHING RETURNS: A comedy podcast about movie sequels, prequels, spin-offs and reboots. Hosted by Allen and Chris. WARNING: Contains Scottish accents and spoilers.

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