Movie Club – Sad Sacks – Brooklyn (2015)

For February, Movie Club usually goes for romance films. This year is no different, but instead of those happy rom-coms, they decided to find the Sad Sacks. These are stories that are bound to bring some tears to your eyes.

As far as the podcast goes, each episode features an in-depth review of the movie for the week. They begin with a spoiler-free review before diving in completely after the needed spoiler warning. However, before getting into the review of the week, Jonathan and Corey discuss what other movies they’ve seen since the last episode as well as anything else they feel like discussing. To help them decide which of the many films to watch each month they started creating themes for them all. Be sure to follow them on Social Media @berkreviews and @coreyrstarr

Week 2 – Brooklyn (2015)

An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

Directed by John Crowley

Cast

  • Saoirse Ronan
  • Emory Cohen
  • Domhnall Gleeson
  • Jim Broadbent
  • Hugh Gormley
  • Brid Brennan

Subs not Dubs – Burning (2018) Berkreviews Movie Club

Jonathan and Corey decided it was time to expand where the films they watched this year were coming from. In the new series, Subs not Dubs, the podcast focuses on films that are not in English. Utilizing a variety of streaming services and some purchased films, Jonathan and Corey will visit a variety of locations through the windows that are movies. As far as the podcast goes, each episode features an in-depth review of the movie for the week. They begin with a spoiler-free review before diving in completely after the needed spoiler warning. However, before getting into the review of the week, Jonathan and Corey discuss what other movies they've seen since the last episode as well as anything else they feel like discussing. To help them decide which of the many films to watch each month they started creating themes for them all. Be sure to follow them on Social Media @berkreviews and @coreyrstarr Burning (2018) Synopsis – Jong-su bumps into a girl who used to live in the same neighborhood, who asks him to look after her cat while she's on a trip to Africa. When back, she introduces Ben, a mysterious guy she met there, who confesses his secret hobby. — Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/berkreviewsmovieclub/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/berkreviewsmovieclub/support
  1. Subs not Dubs – Burning (2018)
  2. Subs not Dubs – The 400 Blows (1959)
  3. Subs not Dubs – Akira (1988)
  4. Subs not dubs – Onibaba (1964)
  5. A Separation (2011)

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