The most important movies in history don't always walk away with Academy Awards. In this podcast, you'll hear Jack O'Brien explain what 'Teen Wolf' can tell us about the history of race relations in America, Dan O'Brien point out that 'Last Action Hero' was basically the 1990's answer to 'Inception', and Jason Pargin (aka David Wong) argue that 'The Matrix' deserved to win Best Picture.
It's pretty safe to say that after years of Sherlock Holmes adaptations and countless CBS crime procedurals, most people with a pretty steady diet of TV and movies think they're pretty good armchair psychologists.
We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.
Believe it or not, Matthew McConaughey's thesis (from behind a bookshelf inside a black hole) that love is the most powerful force in the universe isn't the most scientifically accurate thing Hollywood has offered us lately.