David Lees is the co-host of the Silver Screen Snobs film podcast, based out of Melbourne, Australia. He enjoys writing biographies about himself in the third person. Sometimes described as a "moron", he is best known as the co-creator of "one of the most non-sensical pieces of garbage I have ever heard", according to some guy. You can find him on Twitter and .

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#260: I Feel Pretty

I Feel Pretty - Silver Screen SnobsAmy Schumer has a new comedy out. It is called I Feel Pretty. Dave and Tom talk about it. The episode is better than this description. Also: Nightwatch, Nanook of the North, A Hatchet for the Honeymoon, The 10th Victim.


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#259: Isle of Dogs, The Death of Stalin

Isle of Dogs - Silver Screen SnobsTom and Dave talk Armanda Ianucci’s The Death of Stalin and Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs. Also: Blockers, Paddington 2, Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story, Come and See, Dogtooth, Countess Dracula, Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday, Cleo from 5 to 7, The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie.


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#258: A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place - Silver Screen SnobsThe most rented movie of 2017, the most profitable movies of 2017, Saudi Arabia lifts their 35 year ban on films and Dave and Tom review A Quiet Place. Also: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, The Babysitter, A Futile and Stupid Gesture, Beat Girl, The Leopard Man, Kill Baby Kill, Jour de Fete, Gun Crazy, Walking Out, A Bay of Blood, Madame DuBarry, Splash, Zombie Flesh Eaters.


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#257: Ready Player One

Ready Player One - Silver Screen SnobsTom Cruise does more ridiculous stunts, the Spice Girls are making (another) movie and Tom and Dave review Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One. Also: The Other Side of Hope, Thieves’ Highway, The In-Laws, I Married a Witch, Onibaba, The Organiser, Le Corbeau, The Best Years of Our Lives, Black Sunday, Black Sabbath, The Hill, Planet of the Vampires.


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#256: Pacific Rim Uprising

Pacific Rim Uprising - Silver Screen SnobsThe Weinstein Co. files for bankruptcy, the news segment turns into a half assed quiz and Dave and Tom talk Pacific Rim Uprising, the sequel to Guillermo Del Toro’s robot vs monsters mash up. Also: Phantom, Armarcord, A Pigeon Sat On A Branch Reflecting On Existence, The Forgiveness of Blood, Diary of a Lost Girl, Emanuelle and the Last Cannibals, Port of Shadows, The Umbrellas of Cherbourg.


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#255: Annihilation

Annihilation - Silver Screen SnobsThis movie is on Netflix. No excuses! Tom and Dave discuss Annihilation, Alex Garland’s latest thinky sci-fi starring Natalie Portman. Also: Icarus, Die Nibelungen, Volver, Beau Travail, Lola Montes, Elevator To The Gallows, The Bird With The Crystal Plummage, The Haunted Castle, Women In The Moon.


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#254: Red Sparrow, Oscars 2018 Wrap Up

Red Sparrow - Silver Screen SnobsThe 90th Academy Awards happen, Tom watches a movie from every decade ever then Dave and Tom review A-Jeiineffur Lowwrentz in A-Russian spy moofie, Red Sparrow. Also: The Birth of a Nation, The Navigator, Westfront 1918, Crossfire, The Big Combo, A Shot in the Dark, Aguirre The Wrath of God, Breaker Morant, Election, Death Proof, Last Men in Aleppo.


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