Episode 68 - Story Told In Chapters

Band of Robbers (2018) vs, Fantasia (1940)

BAND OF ROBBERS (2016)

Directed by Aaron & Adam Nee

Written by Aaron & Adam Nee

Starring Kyle Gallner, Adam Nee, Matthew Gray Gubler, Hannibal Buress, Melissa Benoist, Eric Christian Olsen, Johnny Pemberton, Beth Grant, & Creed Bratton

Rotten Tomatoes: 78%

FANTASIA (1940)

Directed by James Algar, Samuel Armstrong, Ford Beebe Jr., Norman Ferguson, David Hand, Jim Handley, T. Hee, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, Bill Roberts, Paul Satterfield, & Ben Sharpsteen

Written by (unaccredited)

Starring Deems Taylor, Leopold Stokowski, & Walt Disney

Rotten Tomatoes: 94% Certified Fresh

Me vs. You Couples #2: In The Current Political Climate

Election (1999) vs. Sorry to Bother You (2018)

Election (1999)

Directed by Alexander Payne

Written by Alexander Payne, Tom Perrotta

Starring Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Kelin, Jessica Campbell, Mark Herwlik,

Phil Reeves, Molly Hagan

Rotten Tomatoes: 92% Certified Fresh

Sorry to Bother You (2018)

Directed by Boots Riley

Written by Boots Riley

Starring LaKeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Jermaine Fowler, Omari Hardwick, Terry Crews, Kate Berlant,

Danny Glover, Armie Hammer, David Cross, Patton Oswalt, Forrest Whitaker

Rotten Tomatoes: 93% Certified Fresh

Episode 67 - Stop The World From Ending

Interstellar (2014) vs, The Matrix (1999)

INTERSTELLAR (2014)

Directed by Christopher Nolan

Written by Christopher & Jonathan Nolan

Starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Mackenzie Foy, Ellen Burstyn, John Lithgow, Timothee Chalamet, Casey Affleck, Bill Irwin, Wes Bentley, David Gyasi, & Michael Caine

Rotten Tomatoes: 72% Certified Fresh

THE MATRIX (1999)

Directed by Lana & Lilly Wachowski

Written by Lana & Lilly Wachowski

Starring Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, Gloria Foster, Belinda McClory, Anthony Ray Parker, Marcus Chong, & Joe Pantoliano

Rotten Tomatoes:88% Certified Fresh

Episode 66 - Comedy Special

Hannah Gadsby: Nanette (2018) vs, Iliza: Elder Millennial (2018)

Iliza: Elder Millennial (2018)

Directed by Steve Paley

Written by Iliza Shlesinger

Starring Iliza Shlesinger

Rotten Tomatoes: 60%

HANNAH GADSBY: NANETTE (2018)

Directed by Jon Olb & Madeleine Parry

Written by Hannah Gadsby

Starring Hannah Gadsby

Rotten Tomatoes: 100% Certified Fresh

Episode 65 - Female Protagonist

Me Before You (2016) vs, Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989)

ME BEFORE YOU (2016)

Directed by Thea Sharrock

Written by Jojo Moyes, based on the novel Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

Starring Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin, Janet McTeer, Charles Dance, Vanessa Kirby, Pablo Raybould, & Gabrielle Downey

Rotten Tomatoes: 56%

KIKI’S DELIVERY SERVICE (1989)

Directed by Hayao Miyazaki

Written by Hayao Miyazaki, based on the novel Kiki’s Delivery Service by Eiko Kadono

Starring Kirsten Dunst, Phil Hartman, Debbie Reynolds, Matthew Lawrence, Janeane Garofalo, Tress MacNeille, Edie McClurg, Debi Derryberry, & Pamela Adlon

Rotten Tomatoes: 97%

Episode 64 - Movie From The Year You Were Born

Beaches (1988) vs, Steel Magnolias (1989)

BEACHES (1988)

Directed by Garry Marshall

Written by Mary Agnes Donoghue, based on the novel Beaches by Iris Rainier Dart

Starring Bette Midler, Barbara Hershey, John Heard, Spalding Gray, Lainie Kazan, James Reed, Grace Johnston, & Mayim Bialik

Rotten Tomatoes: 70%

STEEL MAGNOLIAS (1989)

Directed by Herbert Ross

Written by Robert Harling, based on the play Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling

Starring Sally Field, Shirley MacLaine, Olympia Dukakis, Julia Roberts, Dolly Parton, Daryl Hannah, Tom Skeritt, Sam Shepard, & Dylan McDermott

Rotten Tomatoes: 47%

Episode 63 - Animated Movie

Felix the Cat: The Movie (2002) vs, The Secret of N.I.M.H. (1982)

Felix the Cat: The Movie (1988)

Directed by Tibor Hernadi

Written by Don Oriolo & Pete Brown, story by Don Oriolo, based on characters created Joe Orolo

Starring David Kolin, Chris Phillips, Marbry Steward, Peter Newman, Alice Payten, & Don Oriolo

Rotten Tomatoes: 34%

THE SECRET OF N.I.M.H. (1982)

Directed by Don Bluth

Written by Don Bluth, Gary Goldman, Will Finn, & Ken Anderson, based on the novel Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of N.I.M.H. by Robert C. O’Brien

Starring Elizabeth Hartman, Derek Jacobi, Dom DeLuise, Arthur Malet, Hermione Baddeley, Shannen Doherty, Wil Wheaton, Peter Strauss, & John Carradine

Rotten Tomatoes: 96%

Me Vs. You Couples #1: Your Doppelgänger Is In It

Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (2002) vs, The Princess Diaries (1980)

TENACIOUS D in THE PICK OF DESTINY (2006)

Directed by Liam Lynch

Written by Jack Black, Kyle Gass, & Liam Lynch

Starring Jack Black, Kyle Gass, JR Reed, Tim Robbins, Ronnie James Dio, Paul F. Tompkins, Troy Gentile, & Dave Grohl

Rotten Tomatoes: 53%

THE PRINCESS DIARIES (2001)

Directed by Garry Marshall

Written by Gina Wendkos, based on the novel The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot

Starring Anne Hathaway, Julie Andrews, Hector Elizondo, Heather Matarazzo, Mandee Moore, Caroline Goodall, Robert chwartzman, & Erik von Detten

Rotten Tomatoes: 47%

Episode 62 - Cheesy

Crossroads (2002) vs, Flash Gordon (1980)

CROSSROADS (2002)

Directed by Tamra Davis

Written by Shonda Rhimes

Starring Britney Spears, Anson Mount, Zoe Saldana, Taryn Manning, Dan Ackroyd, Kim Cattrall, & Justin Long

Rotten Tomatoes: 14%

FLASH GORDON (1980)

Directed by Mike Hodges

Written by Lorenzo Semple Jr., adaptation by Michael Allin, based on characters created by Alex Raymond

Starring Sam J. Jones, Max von Sydow, Melody Anderson, Topol, Ornella Muti, Timothy Dalton, Peter Wyngarde, Mariangela Melato, Richard O’Brien, & Brian Blessed

Rotten Tomatoes: 82%

Episode 61 - Good Movie, Bad Acting

Sharknado (2013) vs, Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992)

SHARKNADO (2013)

Directed by Anthony C. Ferrante

Written by Thunder Levin

Starring Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, John Heard, Cassandra Scarbo, & Jason Simmons

Rotten Tomatoes: 82%

BRAM STOKER’S DRACULA (1992)

Directed by Francis Ford Coppola

Written by James V. Hart, based on the novel Dracula by Bram Stoker

Starring Gary Oldman, Anthony Hopkins, Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder, Richard E. Grant, Cary Elwes, Billy Campbell, Sadie Frost, & Tom Waits

Rotten Tomatoes: 72% Certified Fresh

Episode 60 - Movie About Memories

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) vs, Mary & Max (2009)

ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND (2004)

Directed by Michel Gondry

Written by Charlie Kaufman, story by Michel Gondry, Charlie Kaufman, & Pierre Bismuth

Starring Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Elijah Wood, Mark Ruffalo, Kirsten Dunst, Jane Adams, David Cross, & Tom Wilkinson

Rotten Tomatoes: 93% Certified Fresh

MARY & MAX (2009)

Directed by Adam Eliot

Written by Adam Eliot

Starring Barry Humphries, Toni Colette, Philip Seymour Hoffman, & Eric Bana

Rotten Tomatoes: 95% Certified Fresh

Episode 59 - That's F*cked Up

JESUS CAMP (2006) vs. ROOM (2015)

JESUS CAMP (2006)

Directed by Heidi Ewing & Rachel Grady

Starring Mike Papantonio & Pastor Becky Fischer, featuring Levi, Rachel, & Tory

Rotten Tomatoes: 87% Certified Fresh

ROOM (2015)

Directed by Lenny Abrahamson

Written by Emma Donaghue, based on the novel Room by Emma Donaghue

Starring Brie Larson, Jacob Tremblay, Sean Bridgers, Joan Allen, William H. Macy, & Tom McCamus

Rotten Tomatoes: 93% Certified Fresh

Episode 58 - Why Are These Characters Not Gay?

Top Gun (1986) vs. The Craft (1996)

TOP GUN (1986)

Directed by Tony Scott

Written by Jim Cash & Jack Epps Jr., based on the magazine article “Top Guns” by Ehud Yonay

Starring Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis, Val Kilmer, Anthony Edwards, Tom Skerritt, Michael Ironside, John Stockwell, Barry Tubb,, Tim Robbins, & Whip Hubley

Rotten Tomatoes: 55%

THE CRAFT (1996)

Directed by Andrew Fleming

Written by Andrew Fleming and Peter Filardi, based on the story by Peter Filardi

Starring Robin Tunney, Fairuza Balk, Neve Campbell, Rachel True, Skeet Ulrich, Christine Taylor, Breckin Meyer, Nathaniel Marston, & Cliff De Young

Rotten Tomatoes: 57%

Episode 57 - Promoted As Feminist But Isn't

The Ugly Truth (2009) vs. Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)

THE UGLY TRUTH (2009)

Directed by Robert Luketic

Written by Nicole Eastman, Karen McCullah, & Kirsten Smith, based on the story by Nicole Eastman

Starring Katherine Heigl, Gerard Butler, Bree Turner, Eric Winter, Nick Searcy, Jesse D. Goins, Cheryl Hines, & John Michael Higgins

Rotten Tomatoes: 14%

SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL (1987)

Directed by Howard Deutch

Written by John Hughes

Starring Eric Stoltz, Mary Stuart Masterson, Lea Thompson, Craig Sheffer, John Ashton, Elias Coteas, Maddie Korman, & Candace Cameron Bure

Rotten Tomatoes: 81%

Episode 56 - Your Doppelgänger Is In It

Because I Said So (2007) vs. Scooby Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004)

BECAUSE I SAID SO (2007)

Directed by Michael Lehmann

Written by Karen Leigh Hopkins & Jessie Nelson

Starring Diane Keaton, Mandy Moore, Gabriel Macht, Tom Everett Scott, Lauren Graham, Piper Perabo, Stephen Collins, and Ty Panitz

Rotten Tomatoes: 4%

SCOOBY DOO 2: MONSTERS UNLEASHED (2004)

Directed by Raja Gosnell

Written by James Gunn, based on characters created by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera

Starring Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar, Matthew Lillard, Linda Cardellini, Seth Green, Alicia Silverstone, Peter Boyle, Tim Blake Nelson, & Neil Fanning

Rotten Tomatoes: 22%

Episode 55 - Film Where Nazis Get Beat

Fury (2014) vs. Swing Kids (1993)

FURY (2014)

Directed by David Ayer

Written by David Ayer

Starring Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, Michael Peña, Jon Bernthal, Jim Parrack, Brad William Henke, Kevin Vance, Xavier Samuel, & Jason Isaacs

Rotten Tomatoes: 77% Certified Fresh

SWING KIDS (1993)

Directed by Thomas Carter

Written by Jonathan Marc Feldman

Starring Robert Sean Leonard, Christian Bale, Frank Whaley, Barbara Hershey, Tushka Bergen, David Tom, Noah Wyle, & Kenneth Branagh

Rotten Tomatoes: 50%

Episode 54: Thought You'd Like It But You Didn't

American Hustle (2013) vs. Colossal (2016)

AMERICAN HUSTLE (2013)

Directed by David O. Russell

Written by Eric Warren Singer & David O. Russell

Starring Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Jeremy Renner, Louis C.K., Jack Huston, & Michael Peña

Rotten Tomatoes: 92% Certified Fresh

COLOSSAL (2016)

Directed by Nacho Vigalondo

Written by Nacho Vigalondo

Starring Anne Hathaway, Jason Sudekis, Austin Stowell, Tim Blake Nelson, & Dan Stevens

Rotten Tomatoes: 80% Certified Fresh

Episode 53: Movie About Teams or Teamwork

Team America: World Police (2004) vs. Ghostbusters (2016)

TEAM AMERICA: WORLD POLICE (2004)

Directed by Trey Parker

Written by Trey Parker, Matt Stone, & Pam Brady

Starring Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Kristen Miller, Masasa Moyo, Daran Norris, Phil Hendrie, Maurice LaMarche, & Fred Tatascorie

Rotten Tomatoes: 77% Certified Fresh

GHOSTBUSTERS (2016)

Directed by Paul Feig

Written by Paul Feig & Katie Dippold

Starring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, Chris Hemsworth, Ed Begley Jr., Charles Dance, Steve Higgins, Zach Woods, & Michael McDonald

Rotten Tomatoes: 74% Certified Fresh

Episode 52 - Movie with Computer Hackers

Tron (1982) vs. The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo (2011)

TRON (1982)

Directed by Steven Lisberger

Written by Steven Lisberger & Bonnie MacBird

Starring Jeff Bridges, Bruce Boxleitner, David Warner, Cindy Morgan, Bernard Hughes, Dan Shor, & Peter Jurasik

Rotten Tomatoes: 71%

THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO (2011)

Directed by David Fincher

Written by Stephen Zaillian

Starring Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara, Stellan Skarsgaard, Christopher Plummer, Steven Berkoff, Robin Wright, Yorick van Wageningen, Joely Richardson, & Geraldine James

Rotten Tomatoes: 86% Certified Fresh

Episode 51 - Movie With The Director In It

The Ides of March (2011) vs. Unforgiven (1992)

THE IDES OF MARCH (2011)

Directed by George Clooney

Written by George Clooney, Grant Heslov, & Beau Willimon, based on the play Farragut North by Beau Willimon

Starring Ryan Gosling, Philip Seymour Hoffman, George Clooney, Paul Giamatti, Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood, Jeffrey Wright, & Max Mingella

Rotten Tomatoes: 84% Certified Fresh

UNFORGIVEN (1992)

Directed by Clint Eastwood

Written by David Webb Peoples

Starring Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, Richard Harris, Jaimz Woolvett, Frances Fisher, Saul Rubinek, Anna Levine, David Mucci, Rob Campbell, & Anthony James

Rotten Tomatoes: 96% Certified Fresh