Dave, Elizabeth and Thomas look back at The Day The Earth Caught Fire, a film that seems more prescient today than when it was made


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Dave and Elizabeth only have fourteen hours to record a podcast about the 1980 classic Flash Gordon (ahem, AHA!)Dave and Elizabeth only have fourteen hours to record a podcast about the 1980 classic Flash Gordon (ahem, AHA!)

Our next episode will look at The Day The Earth Caught Fire

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Direct download: PDAIS_3.72_Flash_Gordon.mp3
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Elizabeth and Dave look at two very different New York based films highlighting the friendship between women - Girlfriends and Francis Ha

Our next episode will look at Flash Gordon (1980)

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Direct download: PDAIS_3.71_Girlfriends_and_Francis_Ha.mp3
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Dave and Elizabeth use local knowledge to look at the 2017 release The Florida Project

Our next episode will be a double bill of Frances Ha and Girlfriends (1979)

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Dave and Elizabeth are up in the air with Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines

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Dave and Elizabeth celebrate what would have been the one hundredth birthday of Jon Devon Rolland Pertwee with a look at some of his most popular roles

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Dave and Elizabeth look at Invasion USA - both the 1952 and 1986 versions.

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It was thirty years ago today
Timmy Burton taught the Bat to play

Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the release of Batman directed by Tim Burton and starring Jack Nicholson, Michael Keaton and Kim Bassinger - Dave and Elizabeth look at both that and the 1992 sequel Batman Returns in which Keaton is joined by Michelle Pfeiffer and Danny DeVito

Direct download: PDAIS_3.66_Batman_89__Batman_Returns.mp3
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Dave and Elizabeth are joined by Alex to discuss 2018's Love Simon, a film about coming out while coming of age

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Direct download: PDAIS_3.65_Love_Simon.mp3
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Dave and Elizabeth go ape for Godzilla with a triple bill of King Kong vs Godzilla, Godzilla (2014), and Godzilla - King of the Monsters.
Elizabeth indulges Dave

After our previous episode where we made our predictions about the Eurovision Song Contest, Elizabeth and Dave offer an autopsy of this year's fiasco (we come to bury Madonna not praise her). Then we talk about the glorious Kristin Chenoweth and her recent show at Tampa's Ruth Eckerd Hall before wrapping up by looking at the film version of A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum.

We are the podcast with all the right notes but not necessarily in the right order



Dave and Elizabeth are joined by Eurovision expert and suave man about town LL Thomas to look at this year's Eurovision song contest

Direct download: PDAIS_3.62_Eurovision_2019.mp3
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Dave and Elizabeth discuss their visit to see Paula Poundstone and then discuss Legally Blonde - the movie and the musical

Direct download: PDAIS_3.61_Paula_Poundstone_and_Legally_Blonde.mp3
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Dave and Elizabeth offer a critical analysis of Galaxy Quest, very critical, they don't just geek out and squee

Direct download: PDAIS_2018_3.60_Galaxy_Quest.mp3
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Dave and Elizabeth look at two of Jack Arnold's finest films - The Creature from the Black Lagoon and The Incredible Shrinking Man

Dave and Elizabeth eventually amble towards a discussion on Big Trouble in Little China

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Direct download: PDAIS_3.58_Big_Trouble_in_Little_China.mp3
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Dave and Elizabeth were lucky enough to see Arlo Guthrie and Sarah Lee Guthrie at the Capitol Theatre in Clearwater on January 23rd and want to tell you about that evening as well as the Oscar nominated The Favourite

If you want to pick up recordings and items about the artists on this episode then visit their websites

Direct download: PDAIS_3.57_Arlo_Guthrie__Sarah_Lee_Guthrie_and_The_Favourite.mp3
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Dave and Elizabeth look back at the 1992 comedy classic Groundhog Day directed by Harold Ramis and starring Bill Murray and Andie MacDowell

Direct download: PDAIS_3.56_Groundhog_Day.mp3
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Dave and Elizabeth are joined by Alex to look back at Dr Who Season 11, there are differences of opinion

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