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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  • S8: Not That One, This One

S8: Episode 2: Planet of the Apes (2001)

Tim Burton’s “Planet of the Apes” continues this season of remakes, reboots and re-imaginations as Mark Wahlberg battles Tim Roth for the affection of Helena Bonham Carter in the time traveling, semian, sci-fi caper from... Read More
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  • S8: Not That One, This One

S8: Episode 1: King Kong (1976)

Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange and Rick Baker in a King Kong suit come together to create one of the most impressive cinematic experiences ever put to film. This movie is an over-the-top, bi-centennial filled, fuel... Read More
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  • S7: Game On

S7: Episode 5: Pixels

Adam Sandler and 80’s arcade nostalgia star in “Pixels” a movie inspired by an internet short film, with characters from a documentary and a plot from an animated sit-com. Hollywood originality at it’s best. Plus,... Read More
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S7: Episode 4: Wing Commander

This season of video game inspired movies takes to the skies with “Wing Commander” starring Freddie Prince Jr., Saffron Burrows and Matthew Lillard. This movie came out in early 1999 and set the bar as... Read More
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  • S7: Game On

S7: Episode 3: The Angry Birds Movie

“The Angry Birds” movie takes us to the half way point of this season all inspired by video games. How does a game that’s essentially a digital version of a side show carnival scam become... Read More
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  • S7: Game On

S7: Episode 2: House of the Dead: The Movie

Uwe Boll helms the subject of this episode filled with zombies, island raves, rogue police officers, gratuitous nudity and Clint Howard. Like most of the movies on this show, it’s not very good. But neither... Read More
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S7: Episode 1: Lara Croft: Tomb Raider

“Tomb Raider” kicks off six movies all inspired by video games. The movie stars Angelina Jolie and a cast of hey I didn’t know they were in this movie actors and actresses. If you’ve never... Read More
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  • S6: You Can Do It

S6: Episode 6: Showgirls

This season’s theme “You Can Do It” wraps up with a super-sized episode based on the super-sexy film “Showgirls”. The only feature film to get a major theatrical release with an NC-17 rating. This movie... Read More
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