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June 14, 2022

Episode 126 - E.T.

Episode 126 - E.T.

Phone home! Join your favourite TransAtlantic podcasting crew: Ian, Liam, Ethan, and Georgia as we review Steven Spielberg's family classic, E.T. Grab your BMX bikes and chase through the streets looking for Reese's Pieces as we discuss
How this film rel...


Phone home! Join your favourite TransAtlantic podcasting crew: Ian, Liam, Ethan, and Georgia as we review Steven Spielberg's family classic, E.T. Grab your BMX bikes and chase through the streets looking for Reese's Pieces as we discuss

  • How this film relates to Steven Spielberg's personal life
  • The funny story behind how Reese's Pieces got involved with this film
  • We go down a rabbit hole with Spielbergian Suburbia and hyperreal nostalgia
  • We've got a live tasting of Reese's Pieces by Liam and Georgia who've never had it before
  • We're going for it again with Guinness Coffee Beer 2.0
  • We talk about a cameo that almost happened
  • We talk about the ending that initially was supposed to happen
  • We gush about if this is one of the best scores ever written
  • How the link between Elliott and E.T. is supposed to work
  • Liam's got some severe Mandela effect going on
  • Whether or not E.T. is the Best Film Ever.

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Also massive thanks to Moonlight Social for our age game theme song.  You can catch more from them at https://www.moonlightsocialmusic.com/

 

Timestamps for this episode:

  • 0:00 - Opening Banter 6:25 - Reflections & Corrections 19:35 - Shoutouts 32:50 - Deep Dive 2:37:30 - Endgame