Episode 189

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14th Jul 2022

Cold War Kids

THIS WEEK: WarGames (1983) and Cloak and Dagger (1984)

Whether you're a young Mathew Broderick or just the kid from E.T., the only surefire way to protect America from a nefarious foreign power is with a little dab of Dabney Coleman. Join us as we confront 1980s cold war anxiety and Russophobia the only way we know how: By watching a pair of 40-year-old movies made for children.

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