#502: Top 5 Robin Williams Scenes / Dead Poets Society
Show Archive - Sacred Cows
Friday, 22 August 2014 00:00

Good Morning Vietnam - Dead Poets Society

O Captain! My Captain! if Robin Williams ever failed to seize the day, it wasn't on camera. Filmspotting celebrates the life of the late actor and comedian with a Sacred Cow review of 1989's DEAD POETS SOCIETY. Plus, Josh and Adam share their Top 5 Robin Williams Scenes.

Filmspotting #502

Filmspotting #502

0:00-2:00 - Billboard / Donations
2:00-24:23 - Top 5: Robin Williams Scenes
Music: Louis Armstrong, "What a Wonderful World"
26:11-38:09 - Lauren Bacall / Massacre Theatre
38:09-1:07:42 - Sacred Cow: "Dead Poets Society"
Music: Robin Williams, "Elmer Fudd Sings Bruce Springsteen"
1:08:43-1:16:00 - Donations / SVU Promo
1:16:00-1:45:11 - Top 5: Robin Williams Scenes cont.
1:45:11-1:48:28 - Close / Outtake

BONUS CONTENT

- Even more Boyhood

MUSIC

- Good Morning Vietnam Soundtrack

NOTES

- Massacre Theatre winner: Kyle Schierholz, Albany, IL

- AK forgot to say it but he also regrets not seeing "Popeye" — first movie role, Altman, maligned on release but many have come to appreciate.

LINKS

- Robin Williams - IMDb

- Josh's review of "Dead Poets Society"

Atlantic article about "Dead Poets"

- Adam's Letterboxd Williams Reviews

- Terry Gilliam on Williams, "Fisher King"

- Noel Muray on Bacall

- Tufnell Park Film Club

- The Long Take in "Good Will Hunting"

- Jeffrey's sailing and music podcasts

PARTNERS

- Backstory