The Nerd Corps #470: Sundance Film Festival 2022 Reviews

You thought Raul would not find a way to get Brad and Luis some tickets for Sundance so they can talk these films with him? Well, it’s actually a funny story about how it happened! In this episode, we talk about four films The Territory, Am I Ok?, Watcher, and After Yang! Listen to find out what are our thoughts on these films!

The Territory IMDb Synopsis: “Network of Brazilian farmers seizes a protected area of the Amazon rainforest, a young Indigenous leader and his mentor must fight back in defense of the land and an uncontacted group living deep within the forest.”

Am I Ok? IMDb Synopsis: “Lucy and Jane have been best friends their entire lives. Only when Lucy embarks on a personal journey, will she face a test of her friendship, and her sense of self, on a path she may not be entirely ready to take.”

Watcher IMDb Synopsis: “A young woman moves into a new apartment with her fiancĂ© only to be tormented by the feeling that she is being stalked by an unseen watcher in an adjacent building.”

After Yang IMDb Synopsis: “In a near future, a family reckons with questions of love, connection, and loss after their A.I. helper unexpectedly breaks down.”

The Nerd Corps #469: ‘Late Spring’ Review

The nerds finally close out their month looking at the films of Yasujiro Ozu. We have watched some of his films in color and black and white. We have watched some of his most well known work. In this episode, we discuss another one of his most famous works, Late Spring.

IMDb Synopsis: “Several people try to talk 27-year-old Noriko into marrying, but all she wants is to keep on caring for her widowed father.”

The Nerd Corps #467: ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ Review

Our review of the biggest film of 2021 is here. Swing into our thoughts by joining the nerds and a panel of guests as they give their thoughts on the film. Were we a fan of the multiverse spidey film? Did we enjoy the surprises? Listen and find out!

IMDb Synopsis: “With Spider-Man’s identity now revealed, Peter asks Doctor Strange for help. When a spell goes wrong, dangerous foes from other worlds start to appear, forcing Peter to discover what it truly means to be Spider-Man.”

The Nerd Corps #466: ‘The Matrix Resurrections’ Review

The newest entry into The Matrix franchise is here! One of Raul’s most anticipated titles of 2021 if we are being honest. The nerds finally talk about it along with Gio and Luis. What did they think about it? Listen and find out!

IMDb Synopsis: “Return to a world of two realities: one, everyday life; the other, what lies behind it. To find out if his reality is a construct, to truly know himself, Mr. Anderson will have to choose to follow the white rabbit once more.”