Welcome to Episode 22 of Season 4 of the Gateway Geeks Podcast- Jim Jarmusch vs. Kong Dong! This episode we discuss Godzilla vs. Kong and Jim Jarmusch, cultural appropriation, late 90s Hip Hop mainstays, and feudal Japanese culture! Thanks for listening, and don’t forget we are now on Spotify as well as Apple Podcasts!
This Episode with:
GAME: Team kong or team godzilla?
Joe- Godzilla in the US, Kong in Japan
Chris- Kong. Mammal bias, better movie.
Wendy – Shin Godzilla (NERD!)
Representation in tabletop gaming.
Latinx and self-identification.
Topic 1- Jim Jarmusch movie
Discussion of feudal Japanese culture
For our listeners who don’t know anything about samurai- Age of the Samurai: Battle for Japan
Exhausted, half-dead people lazily shooting each other
Topic 2- Kong V. Godzilla- HBO Max
No one wants to watch humans in a monster movie.
Chris’ 45 Minute Minicut
New Zealand Actors
Son of Scientist and Mechagodzilla
Someone to talk to
Mechagodzilla= corporate malfeasance
WHY DO THEY NEED THE MONKEY TO GO DOWN THE HOLE?
Spit in my mouth, big monkey
The best godzilla meme
The Fleet Fight
More monsterverse movies
Will there be reboots?