IV – God Damn, that Tom Cruise Fella Sure is a Movie Star

With audio now in the proper human-sounding bit rate, The Cinematic Tangent returns to discuss why Top Gun: Maverick is uniquely American. Plus, Brad and Chad mull over the themes of Crimes of the Future, while acknowledging CGI sex-violence is not particularly arousing.

Show Notes:

Hey Siri, what BitRate is Correct for Podcasts? We Really Should Know Before Producing Nearly 100 Shows: https://www.thepodcasthost.com/editing-production/what-bitrate-should-i-use-for-a-podcast/

Oliver Stone’s Hot Take: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygAqYC8JOQI

Quentin Tarantino on the Joe Rogan Experience: https://open.spotify.com/episode/5cdu4y60lq6QXyUbhMpVWH

China Bans Top Gun: https://www.newsweek.com/top-gun-maverick-tom-cruise-taiwan-china-1713466

The Department of Defense Approves Hollywood Movies: http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2014/7/29/hollywood-and-thepentagonarelationshipofmutualexploitation.html

Top Gun Becomes Top at the Box Office: https://in.ign.com/top-gun-2-theater/173581/news/top-gun-maverick-dethrones-titanic-to-become-paramounts-highest-grossing-movie-of-all-time

Plastic Eating Bacteria: https://www.forbes.com/sites/scottcarpenter/2021/03/10/the-race-to-develop-plastic-eating-bacteria/

Plastic Eating Worms: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2022-06-09/plastic-eating-superworms-could-fight-world-s-garbage-crisis

Intro Music: https://pixabay.com/music/indie-pop-fun-punk-opener-14343/

Other Music: https://pixabay.com/music/id-105/

E-mail the Show: thecinematictangent@gmail.com


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Chad Michael Van Alstin

Chad Van Alstin is an award-winning writer and multimedia content producer, with a professional background in journalism, marketing, and public relations. He holds a BA from Virginia Tech, with an educational focus in mass communication, philosophy, and film studies.

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