Three minority college students bar hopping adventure is cut short before it even begins when a young white girl is found passed out on the floor of their rented house. Concerned about the worst possible scenario with police officers, they take the situation into their own inebriated hands and the emergency goes from really bad to worst.Keith, Tim, and Aaron talk about the stand out acting performances, comparisons to other coming-of-age comedies, and the worthwhile, bold choices for the final act.Emergency is available now at Amazon Prime.
Apollo 10 1/2
Apollo 10 1/2 takes us through a fictional space mission taken by a young boy to help NASA astronauts land on the moon by taking a smaller prototype for a measly test walk on the moon. Along the way, our now much older narrator gives a slice of 60s Americana from his perspective, warts and all. Keith, Tim, and Aaron talk about the use of animated rotoscoping, targeting films for older demographics, and the effectiveness of non-linear story telling in this nostalgic review.
Windfall is about a quick theft going awry when a house burglar comes face to face with the billionaire husband and wife who own the luxurious estate. Keith, Aaron and Tim chat about the awkward humor, if they bought the choices character's made at the conclusion, and more.
Season 1, Ep. 125
Fresh is about meeting the perfect guy after terrible first dates and horrible run-ins with weirdos on dating apps. Saying more would ruin the experience.Check it out if you haven't already and the join us for a discussion about one of the great early surprises of 2022.Fresh is available now at Hulu (watch here).After watching the film, check out the spoiler-filled interview by Movie Maker with Fresh director Mimi Cave.
The Batman Review
This week on the Low Key podcast, Aaron Lanton and Keith Dennie are joined by guest extraordinaire Sam (Sam Said It and The Game Raven Review podcasts) to talk about what makes The Batman a worthy successor, the satisfaction of watching the hero make mistakes in his second year, and where this movie ranks all-time among Batman films.