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128: Things Change (1988) and The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

Two for the Road: Movies with Matt and Adam

English - September 23, 2022 15:00 - 1 hour - 42.7 MB - ★★★★★ - 4 ratings
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Mistaken identity is the latest theme. David Mamet's "Things Change" (1988) is the story of an old Italian shoe shiner who's agreed to take the fall for a murder, but then is mistaken for a Mafia boss. Matt loves this film and Adam liked it but thought it could have been better. "The Talented Mr. Ripley" (1999) is one of those under-appreciated movies that M&A feel has so much going for it, it should be seen by everyone. They both agree Philip Seymour Hoffman steals the film with less than 10 minutes screen time. A must see.

Next up, bad-ass chicks is the theme as we watch a couple films suggested by one of our listeners, Night of the Comet (1984) and "The Legend of Billy Jean" (1985)

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