The Protagonist Podcast #134: Conor Lawlor in Sing Street (Film 2016) “For brothers everywhere”

 

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Joe and Todd talk about Conor from the film Sing Street. Topics of discussion include the role of brothers in the story, the nature of inspirational films, the delicate balance of pessimistic realism and optimistic wish fulfillment.

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The Protagonist Podcast #112: Beca Mitchell in Pitch Perfect (Film 2012) “You have fat hearts, and that’s what matters.”

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Todd and Joe talk about Beca Mitchell from the 2012 film Pitch Perfect. They talk about how the film aligns with the Hero’s Journey, the meaning in some of the song choices, and debate whether it’s a musical.

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#103: Judy, Phil, Betty, and Bob in White Christmas (Film 1954) “I’m dreaming of a white Christmas”

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This week, Todd and Joe tackle a classic holiday film: White Christmas. Listen as they discuss Irving Berlin’s surprising personal history, speculate about the small-town economics of Pine Tree, Vermont, and heap some deserving praise on the singing and dancing in this movie.

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