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Season 1, Episode 4

'Red Dawn' and 'Life of Pi'

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Movies & Reviews

Red Dawn

Director: Dan Bradley

Year: 2012     Run Time: 93 min

A group of teenagers look to save their town from an invasion of North Korean soldiers.

Gregg's Review

There's a lot of thrills and spills and chills, and we like that sort of thing on this show

4 Bags of Popcorn, 1 Cup of Water

Tim's Review

Lot of tension, lot of action, lot of great acting, and a lot of fun

5 Bags of Popcorn

Life of Pi

Director: Ang Lee

Year: 2012     Run Time: 127 min

A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger.

Gregg's Review

With all the animals in it they could have called it Animal House 2

5 Bags of Popcorn, 1 Crackers Wrapped in Seaweed

Tim's Review

I know you're thinking 'Mmm, dessert pie' but this is actually not the dessert, it's P-I, from math

4 Bags of Popcorn

Popcorn Classics

Twilight Zone: The Movie

Director: Joe Dante, John Landis, George Miller, Steven Spielberg

Year: 1983     Run Time: 101 min

Four horror and science fiction segments, directed by four famous directors, each of them being a new version of a classic story from Rod Serling's landmark television series.

Gregg's Comments

The Twilight movies are based on books, they have nothing to do with this movie
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