Ep. 570 - The Vast of Night

Jun 09, 2020, 07:05 AM

As the Black Lives Matter movement sweeps the U.S., David highlights some African American films available on streaming now. For the feature review, the cast watches The Vast of Night, the directorial debut from Andrew Patterson.

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Shownotes (All timestamps are approximate only)
What we've been watching (~46:15)
David - I Am Not Your Negro, Be Water 
Devindra - Central Park, Mythic Quest
Jeff - Love Birds, Luce, The Great 

Feature (~1:22:00) 
The Vast of Night
Spoilers (~1:32:00)

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