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Patron Exclusive Review Episode 81
Don’t fall out of the apple tree with anyone else but me.
Ben Platt caught a bad break reprising his Tony-winning role in the movie adaptation of Broadway’s Dear Evan Hansen. Can a socially awkward teenager improve the lives of a family rocked by suicide, and elevate his own social standing in high school, by forging a series of letters that fictionalize a friendship between him and a dead kid? And does his deception sound sweeter whenever he sings show tunes to surrogate moms Julianne Moore and Amy Adams? Become a Now Playing Patron this June and have a great day with this podcast review!
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Dear Evan Hansen
Evan Hansen, a high schooler with social anxiety, unintentionally gets caught up in a lie after the family of a classmate who committed suicide mistakes one of Hansen’s letters for their son’s suicide note.
Full Metal Jacket
A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the U.S.-Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.
After the events at Lake Victoria, the prehistoric school of blood-thirsty piranhas make their way into swimming pools, plumbing, and a newly opened water park.
Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 3
Peter Quill, still reeling from the loss of Gamora, must rally his team around him to defend the universe along with protecting one of their own. A mission that, if not completed successfully, could quite possibly lead to the end…
- May 09, 2023
- Science Fiction, Adventure, Comedy
Each year the population of sleepy Lake Victoria, Arizona explodes from 5,000 to 50,000 residents for the annual Spring Break celebration. But then, an earthquake opens an underwater chasm, releasing an enormous swarm of ancient Piranha that have been dormant…