#203: Silence, Patriots Day

Silence - Silver Screen SnobsMartin Scorsese’s Silence and the Boston marathon bombings film, Patriots Day, get discussed by Tom and Dave. Obviously, because that’s what the episode title is. Also: Gimme Danger, Cafe Society, The Shallows, Finding Dory, A Hologram For The King, Jim: The James Foley Story, The Kid Stays In The Picture, The Man With Two Brains, The Ice Storm.

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#202: Fences, Live By Night

Fences - Silver Screen SnobsSometimes actors act. Sometimes directors direct. Sometimes directors act. Sometimes actors direct. Sometimes actors act and direct. In the same movie. Wiser words have never been spoken. Dave and Tom review the Oscar-nominated Fences (directed by and starring Denzel Washington) and the definitely not Oscar-nominated Live By Night (directed by and starring and written by Ben Affleck). Plus, The Great Pants Shitting Debate reaches a stirring conclusion. Also: Captain Fantastic, Sing Street, Swiss Army Man, Hot Rod, Homicide, Capricorn One, Tinker Tailer Soldier Spy, Bad Moms, Bad Words, Daddy’s Home, Sex Tape, The Intern, Phantasm, The Hills Have Eyes.

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#201: Manchester By The Sea, Lion, Split

Manchester By The Sea - Silver Screen SnobsHeard of movies? Hope so, cos this week Tom and Dave review movies. Like the Oscar nominated films Manchester By The Sea and Lion plus M. Night Shyamalan’s latest, Split. Also: How To Be Single, Mississippi Grind, Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid, Men In Rubber Masks, There’s Something Wrong With Aunt Diane, A Murder In The Park.

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#198: Jackie

Jackie - Silver Screen SnobsJack, Jack, Jackie. Natalie Portman stars in Jackie, dealing with the immediate aftermath of the JFK assassination. Plus Dave and Tom discuss the week in film news and the Golden Globe Awards.

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#197: The Edge of Seventeen

The Edge of Seventeen - Silver Screen SnobsRemember growing up? Everyone’s done it. Some of us have done it. A few people have done it. Most haven’t. Tom and Dave review The Edge of Seventeen, Assassin’s Creed and Why Him? on this week’s Snobcast. Also: David Brent: Life On The Road, Oasis: Supersonic, American Honey, Krampus, Captain Fantastic, The Handmaiden, Elle, A Bigger Splash, Newtown, The Fear of 13.

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#192: The Founder

The Founder - Silver Screen SnobsSTILL LIKE MOVIES??? It’s another mega-sode this week as Dave and Tom catch up on a bunch of 2016 films before reviewing the origin story of McDonald’s starring Michael Keaton, The Founder. Also: The Infiltrator, Alice Through The Looking Glass, Free State of Jones, Our Brand Is Crisis, Zoolander 2, Maggie’s Plan, Sisters, Demolition, Tale of Tales, Son of Saul, Zootopia, Don’t Think Twice, The Neon Demon, Bone Tomahawk, Anthropoid, Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World, The Invitation, De Palma, 13th and Amanda Knox.

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#185: Snowden

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THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN. Tom’s baby has arrived and Dave’s back from holiday so it’s movie time again. Feature review of Oliver Stone’s Snowden plus news plus a trademark lightning round consisting of: Flesh and Blood, Ministry of Fear, Shotgun Stories, Our Kind of Traitor, Weiner, Popstar, Three and Half Minutes Ten Bullets, Jennifer’s Body, Brokeback Mountain, A Beautiful Mind, The Cook The Thief His Wife and Her Lover, Dracula: Dead and Loving It, Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny, Wayne’s World 2, The Truman Show, From Dusk Till Dawn aaand Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back.

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#184: Sully

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Tom Hanks flies an Airbus into our hearts this week as ‘Sully’ sticks the landing. Clint Eastwood has some a-plane-ing to do as he stretches a 3 minute flight into a 90 minute movie. We also look at one-take-wonder ‘Victoria’, ‘Sisters’ and browse the in-flight magazine for some film news.

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