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Apr 20, 2016

YouTube's Couch Tomato sits down with PD and Say Goodnight Kevin to discuss a moment where critic opinions on movies were totally wrong.  On this episode, the 3 talk about the pros and cons of Steven Spielberg's 1991 classic Hook. 

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0:00 Intro

0:44 Guest host Say Goodnight Kevin

1:20 Kevin’s background

2:43 Batman v. Superman reference

2:56 Yes!!! A new #cinematiclivesmatter podcast record!

3:31 Contest details later in the show

4:48 Couch reads the summary for the movie Hook

5:46 The guys share 3 things they liked and 3 things you hated

7:12 Extreme Days reference

10:14 Rest in Peace Gene Siskel, Roger Ebert and Robin Williams

10:32 Aladdin reference

10:34 Mrs. Doubtfire reference

11:51 Siskel & Ebert’s review of Steven Spielberg’s Hook

14:30 Couch talks about the iconic John Williams score

14:43 Star Wars, Jaws, Jurassic Park reference

14:50 Superman reference

15:39 The Last Boy Scout reference

17:02 E.T. reference

18:00 Saving Private Ryan reference

18:06 Couch reads off Spielberg’s resume leading up to Hook film

18:59 1989 Always movie reference

18:23 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade reference

18:41 Empire of the Sun reference

18:46 The Color Purple reference

19:14 Schindler’s List reference

19:46 Spielberg won the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award in 1987

20:40 Couch, Say Goodnight Kevin and P.D. talk about memorable characters in Hook

20:45 P.D. discusses Dustin Hoffman as Hook

23:18 Couch talks about Peter Pan’s internal issues

24:10 Peter Pan is a deadbeat dad

25:04 Couch talks about Rufio

25:33 Couch recites Drake rap lyrics

26:01 Avengers reference: I understood that reference

26:16 Rufio the rock band

26:48 City Guys reference

26:54 Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reference

26:55 I think the correct quote was “You wanna see my Booboo”

27:03 Couch does a horrible Rufio impression

27:32 The hosts talk about Think, Julia Robert’s character

27:39 Pretty Woman reference

28:10 Huntsman: Winter’s War reference

28:19 Couch, Say Goodnight Kevin and P.D. talk about the best scenes in the movie Hook

28:37 Couch checked (he was an attorney)

29:05 2015 Pan reference

29:36 Say Goodnight Kevin give fun movie facts regarding 2015’s Pan film

30:54 Was Hook ahead of it’s time?

31:37 Jungle Book reference

33:02 The Wiz reference

35.09 Home Alone reference

35:27 The pros and cons of Neverland

37:56 Little Rascal, Little Giants, Mighty Ducks reference

38:21 Star Wars The Force Awakens reference

38:25 James Madio looks like Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac)

38:39 The Santa Clause reference

38:40 David Krumholtz looks like Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac)

39:46 Buckwheat reference: I got a pickle, I got a pickle, I got a pickle, hey, hey, hey, hey

39:49 Couch talks about Hook’s runtime

40:19 The imagination game dinner scene

42:24 The guys talk about the action scenes in Hook

43:25 Say Goodnight Kevin’s Mrs. Doubtfire impression

44:21 The Sandlot reference

45:11 The part where the movie drags

45:28 Lord of the Rings reference

46:49 Is Hook a dream or is it reality?

47:47 Wizard of Oz reference

49:14 Sister Act II reference

50:07 Kevin gives his thoughts on the target audience

51:11 Couch’s Theory on Captain Hook’s Death in Hook: Alligator Clock

53:28 Pros and Cons of the Hook marketing strategy

55:16 Michael Jackson Neverland reference

56:30 Contest Details

1:00:08 I meant to say Ant-Man “fans” not “films”

1:00:25 Guardians of the Galaxy reference

1:06:38 Join us Friday, we’ll be reviewing The Jungle Book

1:06:50 Where can you find us throughout the week

1:09:10 Outro