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30 Years Later, Real Genius is Still the Geek Solidarity Film That Nerd Culture Deserves : r/movies

During this year’s MaxFunDrive, we promised one lucky supporter the opportunity to choose a film for us to watch if we hit our goal. Well, hit it we did, and now (thanks to listener Andrea D.) this film is hitting our screens, and your ears! Will it be a hit with our favorite movie geniuses? Listen and learn! Plus: good news for us nerds…there will be a quiz!

What’s Good
Alonso – Physical Season 2
Drea – Meeting Maria Lewis IRL! (nb: Tim Tam Slam)
David – Lost Highway remaster
Ify – Getting art framed

At the Movies,” New York Times, August 9, 1985
So Far, Only ‘Ghostbusters’ For Christmas,” Los Angeles Times, August 30, 1985

Staff Picks
Ify – War Games
Alonso – Back to the Beach
Drea – Dinner in America
David – Valley Girl

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Ify Nwadiwe
Drea Clark
Alonso Duralde
Produced by Marissa Flaxbart
Sr. Producer Laura Swisher

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A movie podcast that isn’t just a bunch of straight white dudes. Comedian Ify Nwadiwe is joined by film producer Drea Clark and film critic Alonso Duralde for a fast, funny, flight through film. Maximum Film! is news, reviews and in-depth insight, beamed directly into your ears every week.

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