Silver Linings Playback 25 – The Devil’s Advocate

Joel Murphy and Andy McIntyre continue their quest to watch maligned movies in hopes of finding a silver lining. For the month of October, they are watching horror films.

This week, it’s The Devil’s Advocate, a film where Keanu Reeves plays a hotshot lawyer with a bad southern accent who is seduced by a big city law firm that may, in fact, be run by the devil. Together, Joel and Andy find its silver lining.

Theme Song: “Bankin’” by Bronson Scott

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Silver Linings Playback 24 – Doctor Sleep

Joel Murphy and Andy McIntyre continue their quest to watch maligned movies in hopes of finding a silver lining. For the month of October, they are watching horror films.

This week, it’s Doctor Sleep, the sequel to Stephen King’s The Shining. Writer/director Mike Flanagan attempts to bridge the world of King’s book and Stanley Kubrick’s film, but Doctor Sleep received mixed reviews and lost money in its theatrical run. Together, Joel and Andy find its silver lining.

Theme Song: “Bankin’” by Bronson Scott

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Silver Linings Playback 23 – Van Helsing

Joel Murphy and Andy McIntyre continue their quest to watch maligned movies in hopes of finding a silver lining. For the month of October, they are watching horror films.

This week, they tackle Van Helsing, the 2004 Hugh Jackman film about the infamous titular vampire hunter. The film is a tribute to the Universal monster films of the 1930s and 40s, but critics were underwhelmed by it. Together, they’ll find its silver lining.

Theme Song: “Bankin’” by Bronson Scott

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Silver Linings Playback 22 – Gone in 60 Seconds

Joel Murphy and Andy McIntyre continue their quest to watch maligned movies in hopes of finding a silver lining. For the month of September, they are watching films starring the one and only Nicolas Cage.

They end the month with Gone in 60 Seconds, a film where retired car thief Memphis Raines must steal 50 cars in 72 hours to save his brother Kip. It’s a film full of well-worn tropes and underdeveloped characters, but together they’ll find its silver lining.

Theme Song: “Bankin’” by Bronson Scott

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Silver Linings Playback 21 – Knowing

Joel Murphy and Andy McIntyre continue their quest to watch maligned movies in hopes of finding a silver lining. For the month of September, they are watching films starring the one and only Nicolas Cage.

This week, they watch Knowing, a film where Nicholas Cage plays a MIT professor who receives a letter from a time capsule predicting 50 years worth of disasters, including three that haven’t happened yet. It’s a wild ride – and together Joel and Andy find its silver lining.

Theme Song: “Bankin’” by Bronson Scott

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