Welcome to Pick Six Movies podcast where each season we pick six movies all related to a single theme, provide some history around each entry and then discuss each one in an attempt understand it a little better.

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  • S10: Hot Wheels

S10: E4: Days of Thunder

What happens when you mash up “Top Gun” and NASCAR? You get “Days of Thunder” starring the incredibly talented actor and Operating Thetan Level 8 himself, Tom Cruise. His Mrs. Ex-Tom Cruise Nicole Kidman and... Read More
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  • S10: Hot Wheels

S10: E3: Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000)

Nicholas Cage, Angelina Jolie and Robert Duvall headline a remake of the 1974 gritty car heist classic. In this new version the film makers take a bold new perspective on the source material, by removing... Read More
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  • S10: Hot Wheels

S10: E2: The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

It’s time for some illegal street racing excitement in this episode featuring the third installment of the Fast and Furious film franchise. Or maybe it’s the 7th? Or 13th? Is this even a Fast and... Read More
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  • S10: Hot Wheels

S10: E1: The Cannonball Run

“The Cannonball Run” kicks off season 10’s theme “Hot Wheels” featuring a sick pack of movies based on high speed automotive blockbusters, and as always we throw in some real duds for laughs. In the... Read More
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  • S9: Hail to the King, Baby!

S9: Episode 6: Firestarter

“Firestarter” ends this Stephen King inspired season with a bang! This movie has everything you could want in a movie. Drew Barrymore, David Keith, explosions, bloody noses, secret (maybe) military compounds, George C. Scott playing... Read More
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  • S9: Hail to the King, Baby!

S9: Episode 5: Maximum Overdrive

Stephen King writes, appears in and directs this high octane, comet created, maniac machine, terrifying tractor trailer, swear word spewing technology filled, let’s blow everything up movie! This film has dead kids and dead pets,... Read More
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S9: Episode 4: Graveyard Shift

Not all Stephen King film adaptations are based on novels. Some of them are based on short stories. This episode is an example of film makers taking one of King’s small narratives, expanding on it... Read More
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  • S9: Hail to the King, Baby!

S9: Episode 3: The Running Man

Stephen King…I mean Richard Bachman wrote the novel that inspired this 80’s futuristic action classic staring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Maria Conchita Alonso and original host of “The Family Feud” Richard Dawson. This episode explores the fascinating... Read More
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