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The Tangent Tree Series 2 Episode 9: E.T. – Something Rather Special

On this week’s episode of The Tangent Tree, Sam thinks I can’t talk about E.T. The Extra Terrestrial without getting emotional and welling up. Utter nonsense of course. Nonsense… As usual, listen on Spotify, Podcast Addict, iTunes, or by clicking … Continue reading

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The Tangent Tree Series 2 Episode 8: Period Films (Not Carrie)

In this week’s episode of our film podcast The Tangent Tree, Sam and I don’t discuss Carrie, except briefly. We do discuss period dramas though, once we get over a brief moment of juvenile humour. As always, listen on Podcast … Continue reading

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The Tangent Tree Series 2 Episode 7: Provocateurs of Cinema

This week’s podcast from The Tangent Tree continues our discussion about Quentin Tarantino, and moves into a conversation about cinema’s provocateurs. As always, listen on Podcast Addict, iTunes, or Spotify, or else click here. Don’t forget to check back here … Continue reading

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The Tangent Tree Series 2 Episode 6: Tarantino and Censorship

After a half-term break (or Sam going off the edge of the map where there’s no internet), this week’s podcast from The Tangent Tree talks about Quentin Tarantino, the early 1990s UK censorship controversy, and more… Listen in all the … Continue reading

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The Tangent Tree Series 2 Episode 5: Remakes and Rumours of Remakes

In this week’s podcast from The Tangent Tree, Sam and I discuss remakes. Are they always soulless commercial ventures devoid of artistic merit? Or are there sometimes valid reasons for remaking films? As ever, listen here, or on iTunes, Spotify, … Continue reading

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The Tangent Tree Series 2 Episode 4: Let’s Talk About Politics

In this week’s podcast from The Tangent Tree, Sam and I discuss political drama in film and television. Inevitably, the subject turns to real life politics… but if you’re looking for polarising bile of the kind typically seen on social … Continue reading

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The Tangent Tree Series 2 Episode 3: Aliens, Time Travel, and Doctor Who (Sci-Fi part 2)

The second of our two-part podcast on science fiction is now available from The Tangent Tree. In this episode, we talk alien invasions, creature features, McCarthyism, time travel, Doctor Who, and why if you don’t like Back to the Future … Continue reading

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The Tangent Tree Series 2 Episode 2: Sci-Fi (part 1)

The latest episode of The Tangent Tree podcast is the first in a two-part discussion on science fiction. Expect the usual rants, rambles, and raving about revered classic films. You can listen on Spotify, iTunes, Podcast Addict et al, or … Continue reading

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The Tangent Tree Series 2 Episode 1: Film Noir

It’s here! Series 2 of The Tangent Tree – the weekly film podcast I co-host with Samantha Stephen – is back for another run. This week’s episode delves into the murky world of film noir and femme fatales. Listen here, … Continue reading

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The Tangent Tree returns tomorrow!

It’s back tomorrow. Series 2 of The Tangent Tree will feature amusing and tangential prattle on everything from sci-fi to femme fatales. Moderate levels of excitement are appropriate.

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