Kaylia and special guest Shawn talk revisionist history, the “fat guy, skinny wife” trope, the varied religious overtones, the symbolism of the color red and of water…. and of course… Are our fates written in stone? Yeah, this sci-fi action flick is rather layered and deep. Plus we name-drop a zillion movie titles and have Star Trek trivia. Enjoy!
“is a 1956 science fiction novella by American writer The Minority Report” Philip K. Dick, first published in . In a future society, three mutants foresee all crime before it occurs. Fantastic Universe
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is a 2002 American science fiction action film directed by Minority Report Steven Spielberg, starring Tom Cruise, and loosely based on the 1956 short story “ The Minority Report” by Philip K. Dick.
This Pages and Popcorn Podcast episode was produced by Kaylia Metcalfe and featured “Pages and Popcorn Podcast Theme” / M.D. Arms
Host of the Cheap Seat Reviews Podcast
CHeap Seat Reviews: Exploring the Hollywood film industry for the greater good! With Shawn Allred, Sam Vegter, and Andrew Jimeson
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Show Notes / Sources
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Dark Tower Series, specifically the 4th book
How Few Remain
Battle of Antietam
Battle of Gettysburg
Man in the High Castle
“fat guy skinny wife” tv sitcom trope
David Hume and billard balls
perception as reality
(Shawn was right, he didn’t actually say “Good-bye Crow”)
Law and Order SVU
Doc Brown and the “fax from the future”
Die Hard… oh look, we did Die Hard on our show! (and here is where to get the book it was based on!)
Rebecca the film, the other film, … the book... and our episode discussing all three!
Push… and the Cheap Seat Reviews episode discussing it… special guest Kaylia
Neal Donough, aka David McNoris from Boomtown that medical whatever show actually is… Medical Investigation
Ready Player One…
film… book… and our episode discussing it
the book… the movie…. the PPP episode discussing them!
Have You Watched a Good Book Lately? – Minority Report