Ep 68 // Twitter Moments / ‘The Captain’

Premiere DateJul 27, 2018
00:00 Intro
01:08 START /// Twitter Moments w/ Matt Ruby & J. McVay
06:34 TM1: Georgia politician resigns over fallout from TV appearance
22:08 TM2: Remembering Saving Private Ryan 20 years after its release (also: A Frasier reboot is being discussed, Deadline reports; The Deadwood movie is finally happening)
37:58 TM3: The US will never recognize Russia's annexation of Crimea, US Secretary Pompeo says /// END
45:37 1st Person: Simone // Working At A Porn Cinema
50:39 Movie Review: ‘The Captain’ w/ Charles Hinshaw
52:12 Movie Chat: Charles Hinshaw + J. McVay (spoiler alert)
69:11 John Knefel // The Left in the Midwest
71:07 "Machine" (BTR Live Studio, 2018) Colatura
75:09 Outro / Credits
76:00 Finish.

This week, Matt Ruby joins J. McVay for another edition of Twitter Moments, in which they talk about these topics that were trending on Twitter as they recorded:

Also, J. McVay and Charles Hinshaw discuss the newly released movie, The Captain, directed by Robert Schwentke and starring Max Hubacher.

Along the way, we’ll also hear from Radio Dispatch’s John Knefel with his take on the potential for democratic candidates on the left to find support from voters in the midwest region of the United States; we’ll hear from a woman named Simone about her time working in a porn cinema in Switzerland; and we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by NYC band, Colatura, from an episode of BTR Live Studio set to be released next week.

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.

J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…