Missing Frames: Catching up with Cinema

No more excuses! Join these heroic podcasters as they plunge the depths of cinema to watch all the movies they should have seen long ago. From classics like Citizen Kane to fan favorites like The Princess Bride, your hosts seek to not only make up for their years of cinematic ignorance but to delight the masses with their thoughtful and entertaining examinations.


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Episode 71 - The Exorcist

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Episode 70 - Johnny Guitar

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Episode 69 - Star Trek: The Motion Picture

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Episode 68 - The Lost Boys

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Episode 67 - Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure

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Episode 66 - Alien

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Episode 65 - Pulp Fiction

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