Jessica Alba and Hayden Christensen apply all of their Flop House star power to Awake, a strangely sedate thriller about a man who spends much of the movie paralyzed. Then dead. But don’t worry; it has a happy ending. Meanwhile, Elliott takes our very first caller, Dan admires the bravery of Sean Connery’s Medicine Man, and Stu introduces the review sensation that’s sweeping the nation.
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0:00 – 0:30 – Introduction and theme.
0:30 – 3:21 – We waste a fair amount of time talking about our new microphones.
3:22 – 28:50 – Jessica Alba AND Hayden Christensen? Is there any way the movie Awake CAN’T be good?
28:51 – 37:20 Final judgements
37:21 – 38:57 A brief intermission for a story about Dan in his pajamas.
38:58 – 51:44 The sad bastards recommend
51:45 – 56:26 Podcasty business, goodbyes, theme, and outtakes.
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Wikipedia synopsis of Awake.