Episode 10 – John Huston’s Under The Volcano

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This is the podcast dedicated to The Criterion Collection. Rudie, Ryan & Travis discuss Criterion News & Rumors, Criterion New Releases, they analyze, discuss & highlight CC #410, John Huston’s 1984 film, UNDER THE VOLCANO, plus Criterion Trivia, and ‘Variations of a Theme’.

This week’s theme: Alcoholism in Movies

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Our next episode we will cover CC #51 Terry Gilliam’s BRAZIL.


The Private World of Ingmar Bergman by Diane Solway from W Magazine.

Show Notes:

(00:00 – 00:15; “A United Theory” by God Help The Girl)
(00:16 – 01:36; The CriterionCast – Episode 010 – Under The Volcano)
(01:37 – 01:45; News & Rumors)
(01:46 – 09:45; Ingmar Bergman’s FÃ¥rö Island)
(09:46 – 20:33; Paying for Hulu?)
(20:34 – 27:06; DiCaprio & Maguire in The Third Man Remake?)
(27:07 – 30:16; 8 1/2 On Criterion Blu-Ray)
(30:17 – 31:20; Break Music by Carlos Segovia)
(31:21 – 57:26; Under The Volcano – CC #410)
(57:27 – 58:29; Break Music by Carlos Segovia)
(58:30 – 59:11; Trivia)
(59:12 – 1:15:49; Variations On a Theme – Alcoholism In Movies)
(1:15:50 – 1:16:21; Wrap Up & Contact Info)
(1:16:22 – 1:17:09; Feed Change)
(1:17:10 – 1:17:18; Podcast Credits)
(1:17:19 – 1:18:40; Next – Terry Gilliam’s Brazil – CC #51)
(1:18:41 – 1:18:51; Goodbyes)
(1:18:52 – 1:19:49; “Working Poor” by Horse Feathers)
(1:19:50 – 1:20:34; Outtakes!!)


Intro Music by God Help The Girl. Learn more on iTunes and their website, http://GodHelpTheGirl.com.

Break Music by Carlos Segovia. Learn more @ GhostRamps.com.

Outro Music by Horse Feathers. Learn more on iTunes and their MySpace Page http://MySpace.com/HorseFeathersMusic.

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