BONUS: “Terrence Malick’s The Tree of Might” feat. Eric of Monsters vs. Men

50m | May 31, 2021

We enjoyed having Eric from Monsters vs. Men on so much we decided to keep the conversation going!

Topics discussed: Eric’s journey from film snob to toku fan; whether films and shows are as effective in encouraging change compared to literature; fandom obsessions, expectations, and how this can shape one’s identity; Eric’s journey through the MCU with his wife; and the concept of the “sympathetic antagonist.”

Monsters vs. Men: Website | Twitter | Patreon

Freddie deBoer: “Annoying Connoisseurs Make Things Better for the Rest of Us”

David’s article: Godzilla vs. Chomsky

Podcast cover artwork: Klenda V

Intro: “Careless Whisper” by George Michael (please don’t sue us)

Outro: “Careless Whisper” feat. Robyn Adele Anderson & Dave Koz by Postmodern Jukebox

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