Bend it Like Beckham and the Unnecessary Love Chevron – Ep 31

Presley and dad dive into another Keira Knightly movie and check out Bend it Like Beckham.  This one was a very big small film back in the day for dad along with Ghost World.  They talk about some of the social issues it raised while still being very light and entertaining.  They also discuss how it is another case of a very unneeded love triangle.  Both Presley and dad have ideas on how to improve that part of the story.  Presley shares a few hot takes on gay coding and baiting in relation to movies like this one as well.  Finally, Presley drops Twilight on dad as the next assignment.

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Lost Boys Comma The – Where the sexy vampires come from – Ep29

Lost Boys was the start of the trend of young, sexy vampires that included Buffy and Twilight.  It’s a classic for sure if for nothing else at least for the sexy sax man scene alone.  We talk about the movie a little bit, but we talk more about vampire lore in general and who is doing it well and who it not.  We also have a bunch of tangents.   Let us know what you think at validatemepodcast@gmail.com

Dad is wrong about The Black Parade – ep 28

Dad tries to figure out the narrative in The Black Parade by American rock band My Chemical Romance, and he gets it pretty wrong. Presley fills in what is probably the right story and backs it up with confirmed meanings from the band themselves.

Leon: The Professional – Ep27

We’re back to the original format for this one.  Dad had Presley watch Leon: The Professional extended cut. Mom and dad both really loved this movie along with La Femme Nikita back in college, so it was a perfect one to share.  Of course, we didn’t know the whole history or the whole extended cut of the film, so that makes this all a little more interesting.  Enjoy.

Cats Movie and Cancel Culture – Ep 26

Cats the movie posterKicking off season 3!   Presley saw the Cats movie this weekend and fills dad in on the details. Then dad asks why she is so quick to cancel good work by bad creators.

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Ep 25 – Twin Peaks Ep5 and Ep6 – The One-Armed Man and Cooper’s Dreams

This episode, we talk about the 5th and 6th episodes of the first season of twin peaks, The one-armed man and cooper’s dreams.  Uncomfortable Cooper Audrey stuff and quality time with the log lady.  A hot fact about Leo that dad uncovered.  All good things.

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Ep 24 – Twin Peaks ep3 and ep4- Zen or the Skill to Catch a Killer and Rest in Pain

This episode of Validate me, we watch ep3  and ep4 of the first season to Twin Peaks.  Zen, or the skill to catch a killer and Rest in Pain.  A couple of dad’s favorite episodes.  We also talk about Sunday School and Trump’s vision of America.  Good times.

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EP 23 – Twin Peaks (1990) Pilot and Traces to Nowhere

Starting the new season of Validate Me with the first two episodes of Twin Peaks original season 1 from 1990.  So much fun sharing this one with Presley and seeing what a generation Z kid things about Twin Peaks.  The combo is pretty good because dad watched it a ton and remembers a lot about it, mom watched it when it aired but hasn’t seen it since, and Presley has never seen it.    Should be a fun few episodes as we work our way through season one.  Let us know if you have any thoughts to share at validatemepodcast@gmail.com or on twitter @validatemecast

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