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Episode 68: Welcome to Estonia

Welcome to Estonia

To celebrate Estonia’s 100th birthday (and Getter’s own anniversary!), we watched the movie that was voted number one Estonian movie, Kevade (1969). With a brief introduction about the country and its culture, the main discussion focuses on the European classic, and goes on to some very interesting plugs you don’t want to miss!

Structure:
00:00:00 – 00:02:47 Introductions
00:02:48 – 00:19:10 Welcome to Estonia – The Country, The People, The Movies
00:19:11 – 00:41:30 Main Discussion: Kevade (or: Spring) (1969)
00:41:31 – 00:51:05 Plugs and Goodbyes

Songs:
The Sun (Welcome to Estonia), by Tanel Padar
Salve Regina, by Arvo Part
Across the Universe, by Scorpions

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Share your own thoughts on Estonia, Kevade, or any other estonian movie you’ve seen!

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Episode 67: I’m CEO, Bitch

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It’s been seven years and it’s still not okay. On February 27th 2011, we watched in horror as The King’s Speech took home the Oscar for Best Picture at the 83rd Academy Awards. An Oscar that belonged to David Fincher’s The Social Network – right?!

Well you guys voted, and so in Episode 67 we revisit the woes of a generation to see if this once perfect movie has stood the test of time, and still remains the one true winner.

Structure:
00:00:00 – 00:02:14 Introductions
00:02:15 – 00:32:53 Interesting Movie of the Fortnight Feature: Padmaavat (2018) , Laggies (2014), Mother! (2017)
00:32:54 – 01:11:29 Main Discussion: The Social Network (2010)
01:11:30 – 01:15:48 Plugs and Goodbyes

Songs:
Hand Covers Bruise, by Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross
Across the Universe, by Scorpions

Feel free to give us your feedback on our facebook page or via email (acrosstheuniversepodcast@gmail.com). You can also find us on twitter under @Nikhat_Z, @RVTblog and @MettelRay.

Our episodes are free to download and listen on iTunes, and all our previous episodes are available here on the blog — so scroll through the archive and have fun!

Share your own thoughts on The Social Networks, or other nominees you think should’ve taken that BP Oscar home!

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Episode 62: Weinstein Scandal + Scary Non-Horror Movies

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October is wrapping itself up, and true to its Halloween nature, it has been hell of a scary month. With the Weinstein scandal being widely discussed in the media, the chicks with accents give their thoughts on the matter in their new segment called Flicking the News. Later, we discuss three scary non-horror movies and whether they are scary due to their meaning or their sociological impact.

Structure
00:00 – 17:29 Flicking the News: Weinstein
17:30 – 01:12:17 Main Discussion: Non-Horror Scary Movies
01:12:13 – 01:20:20 Plugs and Goodbyes


 
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Share your thoughts on the Weinstein scandal.
Let us know if you agree on our three scary non-horror picks, and what would be yours, in the comments!

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Episode 61: The New Chick + Best Marvel Movies

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After saying goodbye to Mette, the Across the Universe Podcast returns with a new format and a new chick with accent! Listen to Episode 61 to find out who she is, as we reveal our Top 3 Marvel Movies, in anticipation of Thor: Ragnarok. It’s quite a big one because we got super excited – can’t really blame us though, it’s a super special episode.

Structure
00:00 – 06:30 – New Chick with Accent Announced!! 
06:31 – 01:30:45 – Main DiscussionTop 3 Marvel Movies
01:30:46 – 01:42:00 – The Future of Marvel
01:42:01 – 01:47:19 – Plugs and Goodbyes

Songs
Feels, by Calvin Harris
I Want You Back, by Jackson 5, from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1
Across the Universe, by Scorpions

Feel free to give us your feedback on our facebook page or via email (acrosstheuniversepodcast@gmail.com). You can also find us on twitter under @Nikhat_Z, @RVTblog and LISTEN TO FIND OUT 😜

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Did you guess who she was?
Share your thoughts and own Top 3 Marvel Movies in the comments!

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Episode 60: Mette’s Farewell (Movies That Make Us Happy)

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In episode 60 of the Across the Universe Podcast, we say goodbye to one of the chicks, Mette Kowalski. Because her leaving is sad enough, in this farewell we list our top three movies that makes us most happy. We also prepared a little goodbye gift for Mette
that you can catch at the end of the episode!

Plus a sneak peek of the return of the Across the Universe Podcast this October,
featuring a new chick with accent!! 🙊

Structure
00:00 – 03:30 – Chick-chatter and Introductions
03:31 – 11:30 – Interesting Movie of the Fortnight
11:31 – 39:15 – Main DiscussionTop 3 Movies The Make Us Happy
39:16 – 44:55 – Mette’s Surprise!
44:56 – 47:06 – New Podcast Sneak Peek

Songs
My Way, by Frank Sinatra
Main Event, by RuPaul
Across the Universe, by Scorpions

 

Feel free to give us your feedback on our facebook page or via email (acrosstheuniversepodcast@gmail.com). You can also find us on twitter under @Nikhat_Z, @filmflareblog and @mettekowalski

Our episodes are free to download and listen on iTunes, and all our previous episodes are available here on the blog — so scroll through the archive and have fun!

Thank you to all the bloggers and podcasters
who sent their best wishes to Mette, 
you guys are the best.

What movies make you happy?