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Season 2, Episode 1

'Side Effects' and 'Identity Thief'

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Movies & Reviews

Identity Thief

Director: Seth Gordon

Year: 2013     Run Time: 111 min

Mild mannered businessman Sandy Patterson travels from Denver to Florida to confront the deceptively harmless looking woman who has been living it up after stealing Sandy's identity.

Tim's Review

She almost reminds me of a modern day Lucille Ball

4 Bags of Popcorn

Gregg's Review

She might be stealing people's identities, but what she's really stealing is our hearts

5 Bags of Popcorn, Some Little Chattering Teeth

Side Effects

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Year: 2013     Run Time: 106 min

A young woman's world unravels when a drug prescribed by her psychiatrist has unexpected side effects.

Tim's Review

My point is that Side Effects and the whole idea of the medical industry and drugs and Obamacare and everything like that...this movie hit home

6 Bags of Popcorn, 2 Sodas

Gregg's Review

Well I don't have a tumor, but I loved the movie.

5 Bags of Popcorn, 1 Get Well Card for Tim

Popcorn Classics

A Simple Twist of Fate

Director: Gillies MacKinnon

Year: 1994     Run Time: 106 min

His life was emotionally closed off from the world, until an orphaned baby showed up at his house.

Gregg's Comments

He's made a lot of great movies. This isn't one of them. It's a good movie.
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