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Episode 006: Captain Fantastic / The Shop Around the Corner

This time the boys focus on recently released film Captain Fantastic, starring (very importantly) Danish actor Viggo Mortensen. Then they take a look at genius director Ernst Lubitsch and explore the elusive “Lubitsch touch” in his 1940 film The Shop Around The Corner. Finally, they answer a question from an avid listener.

00:00 – Introduction
01:11 – Captain Fantastic
27:00 – The Shop Around the Corner
48:53 – Feedback from a special listener
56:28 – It’s a wrap

Check out the full list of movies mentioned in this episode by visiting our list on Letterboxd.

This episode contains soundclips from the trailer of Captain Fantastic, a clip from the trailer of The Shop Around the Corner, and the audio from a scene from Young Frankenstein. The intro music contains sound bites from The Conversation, Blue Velvet, and Ex Machina.

The theme melody for The Conversation is composed by Jacob Rovsing Koch. Check out the full version here