In this episode:

Dogma (1999)

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An abortion clinic worker with a special heritage is called upon to save the existence of humanity from being negated by two renegade angels trying to exploit a loop-hole and reenter Heaven.

Things we discussed in this episode:

  • We talk about the highs and lows of Ben Affleck. 
  • We discuss religion, politics, and feminism.
  • The controversy and protest from the Catholic Church.

Our Predictions: Ashley-It will hold up. Ryan-changes his mind midway through a tangent and says it’s not going to hold up. 

  • Why you can’t stream this movie. 
  • We head to Tangent City again about movie theater etiquette. 
  • Why Ashley can’t say imdb.com.
  • We go into rape culture and the character of Jay in a modern world….oh god. 
  • We discuss how the phrase “newspaper clipping in the mail.” is dated. 
  • Ryan says, “I could smell that scene.” 

Award Winners:

Ryan: The “Cagey”– Jason Mewes (Jay)

The “Hanxy”– Alan Rickman (Metatron)

Ashley:  The “Cagey” – Linda Fiorentino (Bethany)

The “Hanxy”– Matt Damon (Loki)

Does it hold up?

Ryan: Yes!

Ashley: Yes!

Facts from 1999:

  • This movie was released Nov 12th 1999.
  • Top TV Shows: The Practice, Touched by an Angel and Law & Order. 
  • Top Songs: “Balimos” Enrique Inglesias – “Unpretty” TLC – “Heartbreaker” Mariah Carey ft. Jay Z
  • Other hit films: The Mummy, Runaway Bride and Blair Witch Project 

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