Alternate poster for Hackers (1995)

Let’s rollerblade into 1995’s misunderstood coming-of-age? Action? Adventure? Sci-Fi? movie Hackers. Directed by Iain Softley, written by Rafael Moreu, and starring Johnny Lee Miller, Angelina Jolie, Jesse Bradford, Matthew Lillard, Laurence Mason, Fisher Stevens, and Wendell Pierce with an appearance by Marc Anthony (!?).

Go on a journey of minutiae and have Mark overstay his welcome in this podcast that lasts altogether way too long and is only Part 1 of the look into this movie. In this episode the focus is a bit on the production as well as the characters themselves. A bit of research went into this one and there will be more to come.

At the end of the episode I get into my list of 6 perfect movies (in no order–just 6 that came to mind). By the end of this description I’ve also dropped my third-person voice because I’m exhausted past the point of propping up that pretense.

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Also! The Shout!Factory release is coming back! I paid like $60 for a used copy of this movie but it’ll be shipping in May 2020 for $20!!!! Awesome!

Yes, there was a laugh track at a couple of times. I hated it, to

One love.