Ep. 32: Oh No. His Potatoes Got Blown Up

Ep. 32: Oh No. His Potatoes Got Blown Up

Episode 32, ‘Oh No. His Potatoes Got Blown Up’, on Castaway and other Castaway-like films?

Once again we are still without Steven Orr, so Dave sits down with Theodore Sherman to discuss Castaway, and all other Castaway films.

  • Intro Clip: The Martian
  • Theo has seen Castaway. So has Dave.
  • Dave gives a quick and obvious description of the Castaway Film Genre.
  • Dave manages to sneak in a reference to this guy from Runaway Jury.
  • Theo hates Dave’s improv.
  • Dave has a crush on Matt Damon
  • Theo doesn’t think a funny movie is a comedy.
  • GoodSoloActing == Acting.
  • Dave can’t leave Sandra Bullock alone. Come on Dave, she’s an Oscar winner! Let her be.
  • Julia Roberts Lost in Space – Best Picture 2018
  • Theo decides he’s going to start listening to the Style Guide.
  • Theo references Steven Orr to boost his podcast cred.
  • We know! Daniel Craig was a Storm Trooper.
  • Dave didn’t like The Revenant because there was too much acting?
  • Man vs Nature? Person vs Nature?
  • Theo doesn’t know the difference between a beach ball and a volley ball. Dave doesn’t either.
  • Theo would download a book.
  • Theo has seen old movies you’ve never even heard of. He’s so hip.
  • Neither Theo nor Dave are doctors.
  • Dave encourages Theo to rant. Theo rants.
  • Helen Hunt is Theo’s Sandra Bullock.
  • What would you do first if you were stranded on a desert island?
  • Answer: Inventory.
  • People are made out of food, and water.
  • Theo is much better at surviving than Dave.
  • Dave spoils the book I am Legend.
  • The Armageddon Effect
  • 11th Hour Problem
  • Dave mentions I am Legend a 15th time.
  • Theo compares himself to Steven in his ruthlessness.
  • Thought Experiment: Where else could someone be cast away?
  • Dave likes the word “milieu”
  • Theo can’t not bring up Star Trek