Episode 85: Irrfan Khan (with a Special Look at The Lunchbox)

Since 2020 has felt like it was 938457891 years long, it is almost easy to forget the massive loss world cinema suffered earlier this year after the passing of the one and only Irrfan Khan. In this episode, we discussed his work, his legacy and one of his best onscreen performances in 2013’s “The Lunchbox”.

Structure:
00:00 – Intro
02:51 – Interesting Movie of the Fortnight
16:00 – Main Discussion on Irrfan Khan and “The Lunchbox”
50:36 – Plugs and Goodbyes

Songs:
O Mere Saajan, by Alka Yagnik and Kumar Sanu
Across the Universe, by AURORA


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On the next episode: the chicks take a second look at three movies we hated as teenagers – are they still as bad as we remember them to be? Join us in two weeks for a reverse cringe podcast episode!

Episode 84: Cringey Movies we Loved as Teens

In this episode we discuss the cringiest movies we loved as teens.

Structure

00:00 – Intro
02:55 – Interesting Movie of the Fortnight
17:53 – Cringey Movies We Loved As Teens
01:18:05 – Plugs and Goodbyes

Songs

Teenage Love Affair, by Alicia Keys
Teenage Dirtbag, by Wheatus
Across the Universe, by Aurora


Feel free to give us feedback on our facebook page or via email acrosstheuniversepodcast@gmail.com. You can also find us on Twitter under @Nikhat_Z, @msofiateixeira and @MettelRay. Our episodes are free to download and listen on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

On the next episode: We discuss the late Irrfan Khan’s career, focusing on his work in The Lunchbox

Episode 83: Brad Pitt special: The Hidden Gems Movie Challenge

In episode 83 of the Across the Universe podcast, we each discuss about a Brad Pitt movie we picked for the Hidden Gems movie challenge. A challenge where we picked a movie out of Brad Pitt’s filmography we hadn’t seen and crossed out fingers it would end up being a gem!

Episode Structure:
00:00:00 – Intro
00:03:16 – Interesting Movie or TV-show of the fortnight
00:28:09 – Brad Pitt Hidden Gems Movie Challenge
01:20:06 – Plugs and Goodbyes

Songs
Separate Lives, by Gabriel Yared
Main Title, by James Horner
Across the Universe, by Aurora

Feel free to give us feedback on our facebook page or via email acrosstheuniversepodcast@gmail.com. You can also find us on Twitter under @Nikhat_Z, @msofiateixeira and @MettelRay. Our episodes are free to download and listen on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

On the next episode: we talk about movies we loved as teens but are not so fond of now…! Cringe.

Episode 82: 64 Films by Black Filmmakers to Watch


In this bonus episode of our podcast we’ve decided to support the ongoing Black Lives Matter movement by highlighting the work of black filmmakers.

Listen to episode 82 for 64 films made by black filmmakers you should watch – from movies to documentaries and miniseries, across all genres and decades.

Feel free to give us feedback on our facebook page or via email acrosstheuniversepodcast@gmail.com. You can also find us on Twitter under @Nikhat_Z, @msofiateixeira and @MettelRay. Our episodes are free to download and listen on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

On the next episode: we talk about movies we loved as teens but are not so fond of now…! Cringe.

Episode 81: Our Most Anticipated 2020 Movies (that we hope are still coming!)

In episode 81 of the Across the Universe podcast, we discuss the upcoming movies we’re most looking forward to watch. We’ve recorded this episode before the COVID-19 pandemic, so the premiere dates we mentioned no longer apply. Still, we hope we’ll get to see most of these films in 2020. Enjoy!

Episode Structure:
00:00:00 – Intro
00:02:00 – Honorable Mentions
00:08:40 – Our Most Anticipated 2020 Movies
00:49:30 – Plugs and Goodbyes

Songs
Tristan & Isolde, from Wagner
No Time to Die, by Billie Eilish
Across the Universe, by Aurora

Feel free to give us feedback on our facebook page or via email acrosstheuniversepodcast@gmail.com. You can also find us on Twitter under @Nikhat_Z, @msofiateixeira and @MettelRay. Our episodes are free to download and listen on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

On the next episode: we talk about movies we loved as teens but are not so fond of now…! Cringe.