The 602 Club: A Geekery Speakeasy

The Witches.

Roald Dahl has written some of the most timeless children's stories of all time and many of them have been adapted for the big and small screen, with many of them being adapted multiple times.

In this episode of The 602 Club hosts Matthew Rushing and Christy Morris welcome back Scott McClellan to talk about the HBOMax movie, The Witches. We discuss a new take, a new setting, the witches, the cast, dealing with the pain of change, our ratings and recommendations.

Chapters
A New Take (00:04:44)
A New Setting (00:13:33)
The Witches (00:20:07)
Anne Hathaway (00:22:55)
Octavia Spencer (00:27:19)
Stanley Tucci (00:31:39)
Jahzir Kadeem Bruno (00:34:45)
Codie-Lei Eastick (00:39:54)
Kristin Chenoweth (00:47:33)
Dealing With the Pain of Change (00:55:24)
Ratings (01:03:08)
Recommendations (01:06:15)

Host
Matthew Rushing

Co-Host
Christy Morris

Guest
Scott McClellan

Production
Matthew Rushing (Editor and Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Associate Producer) Davis Grayson (Associate Producer) Daniel Noa (Associate Producer) Ryan Maillet (Associate Producer)

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Direct download: tsc-303.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am MST

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.

In the 1950s, there was a shift in the Walt Disney Company as the focus from being just an animation studio began to change, Treasure Island charted a new course of live-action adventure films that would continue on to today.

In this episode of The 602 Club hosts Matthew Rushing and Christy Morris talk about 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. We discuss a classic tale, the plot, response to pain and suffering, great power, the cast, groundbreaking effects, rating and our recommendations.

Chapters
A Classic Tale (00:06:04)
The Plot (00:10:03)
Response to Pain and Suffering (00:14:38)
Great Power (00:21:13)
James Mason (00:28:24)
Kirk Douglas (00:31:21)
Paul Lukas (00:34:12)
Peter Lorre (00:35:27)
Groundbreaking Effects (00:37:53)
Ratings (00:46:07)
Recommendations (00:47:58)

Host
Matthew Rushing

Co-Host
Christy Morris

Production
Matthew Rushing (Editor and Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Associate Producer) Davis Grayson (Associate Producer) Daniel Noa (Associate Producer) Ryan Maillet (Associate Producer)

Social
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Instagram: @the602clubtfm

Direct download: tsc-302.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:41am MST

Enola Holmes.

Sherlock Holmes is one of the most enduring characters in all of literature and film, having been played by more that seventy-five actors in over two hundred and fifty different productions and now it is his sister's turn to share the limelight.

In this episode hosts Matthew Rushing and Christy Morris discuss Enola Holmes from Netflix. We discuss our Holmes experiences, a book first, a passion project, the cast, stagnate or move forward, the value of selflessness, heavy handed, the store, our ratings and recommendations.

Chapters
Holmes Experiences (00:03:42)
A Book First (00:05:51)
A Passion Project (00:08:00)
Millie Bobby Brown (00:13:05)
Henry Cavill (00:19:44)
Sam Claflin (00:24:08)
Helena Bonham Carter (00:27:15)
Louis Partridge (00:30:46)
Stagnate or Move Forward (00:33:45)
The Value of Selflessness (00:36:10)
Heavy Handed (00:39:41)
The Score (00:46:32)
Ratings (00:48:33)
Recommendations (00:52:26)

Host
Matthew Rushing

Co-Host
Christy Morris

Production
Matthew Rushing (Editor and Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Associate Producer) Davis Grayson (Associate Producer) Daniel Noa (Associate Producer) Ryan Maillet (Associate Producer)

Social
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Instagram: @the602clubtfm

Direct download: tsc-301.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am MST

Superman II.

Superman: The Movie was a smash success and it would become the second-highest-grossing film of the year, guaranteeing that sequel would be coming, yet behind the scenes things were anything but smooth in it reaching the screen.

In this 300th episode of The 602 Club host Matthew Rushing welcomes Scott McClellan from DC Films Squadcast to talk about Superman II. We discuss the behind the scenes, Lester's work, the story, the classic Superman Struggle, adding to Superman, the Lex problem, Zod and his posse, no John Williams, ratings and our recommendations.

Chapters
The First Justice League (00:04:25)
Lester's Work (00:13:48)
The Story (00:23:03)
The Classic Superman Struggle (00:29:09)
Adding to Superman (00:31:20)
The Lex Problem (00:43:20)
Zod and His Posse (00:47:32)
No John Williams (00:55:42)
Ratings (00:59:12)
Recommendations (01:03:25)

Host
Matthew Rushing

Guest
Scott McClellan

Production
Matthew Rushing (Editor and Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Associate Producer) Davis Grayson (Associate Producer) Daniel Noa (Associate Producer) Ryan Maillet (Associate Producer)

Social
Twitter: @The602Club
Instagram: @the602clubtfm

Direct download: tsc-300.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am MST

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