Jun 05 2014

Episode 17: Our Hand Gestures Are Extraordinary

Xanadu Sq LogoThis week, we talk about NAKED PEOPLE! Well, we talk about naked people in the movies. Because nudity is so interesting in an audio format.

Our wine pairing for this week is Louis Jadot Beaujolais Villages, which was partly selected because it’s fun to pronounce “boujolais”. Tasty AND fun!

Show notes behind the cut!

Movies mentioned:
Some Like It Hot
To Live and Die in L.A.
Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Requiem for a Dream
Basic Instinct
Trading Places
Eastern Promises
Island of Dr. Moreau
Boogie Nights
Holy Motors
Skin Deep
Wolf of Wall Street
Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle
Harold and Kumar Go to Guantanamo Bay
Starship Troopers
American Psycho
The Full Monty
Jiro Dreams of Sushi
The Good, the Bad, and the Weird

People mentioned:
Ed McMahon
Tim Wick
Martini and Olive
Shirley Temple
Marilyn Monroe
John Cameron Mitchell
Michael Bay
Ellen Burstyn
Billy Crudup
Marlon Brando
John Cusack
Mark Wahlberg
John Ritter
Jonah Hill
Martin Scorsese
Alfred Hitchcock
Mary Harron
Neil Patrick Harris
Juzo Itami (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juzo_Itami)

Theatrical productions mentioned:
King Lear
Puppetry of the Penis

Places mentioned:
Bryant Lake Bowl
The Guthrie Theater

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