Hereditary is a 2018 American Horror film written and directed by the incredible Ari Aster. Ari Aster brings a new style of filmmaking to his feature film directorial debut. This film premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. At the time, it was A24’s highest-grossing film worldwide.
The film follows Annie Graham, who is a miniatures artist. Toni Collette plays Annie. Her performance alone is worth watching this crafty film that takes on some deep and darker areas of Annies’ family life.
Time Bandits is a film from 1981 film directed by Terry Gilliam. In this film, you follow a young boy named Kevin as he travels around with a group of criminal dwarfs through time and history. In this movie, you see everything from robing Napoleon, to meeting Robin Hood, all the way to ancient Greece. Time Bandits is a movie that can be watched by all ages as it has the lighthearted fun story of following a young boy through history, yet also has some jokes intended for the older viewers that you might miss if you aren’t paying close enough attention. Though this film is approaching almost 40 years since its original release, it still is viewed and discussed to this day and will be remembered as one of Terry Gilliam’s classic comedies.
On this bonus material, we will be talking more in depth of the legendary film plus adding some extra pop to the mix with new thoughts and reviews on other films. Make sure to listen to this podcast on your favorite spot or listen on our site for free too.
While you are sipping this delicious drink, we recommend a beautiful little movie called by the same name. Somewhere in Time is a 1980 American romantic science fiction drama film directed by Jeannot Szwarc. The film stars Christopher Reeve, Jane Seymour, and Christopher Plummer.
Reeve plays Richard Collier, a playwright who becomes obsessed with a photograph of a young woman at the Grand Hotel. Through self-hypnosis, he travels back in time to the year 1912 to find love with actress Elise McKenna (portrayed by Seymour). However, this relationship may not last as long as the two of them think; Elise’s manager, William Fawcett Robinson (portrayed by Plummer), fears that romance will derail her career and resolves to stop him.