The Good, the Bad and the Just Plain Standard


073.0 - ROMA (2018) - NETFLIX - OSCARS 2019

February 8, 2019

A year in the life of a middle-class maid in Mexico in the early 1970s.

An informal intro by Adam & Anouk, Alfonso Cuarón’s previous work, awards, Variety article*, first scene, protagonist syndrome, the crab shot, dogs sleeping shot, B&W, subtitles, maid & family class separation, La Grande Vadrouille, did you see the separate coming, was Fermín protecting Cleo in a sense, THAT hospital scene, the greatest joke of the century, erratum about Morocco, Corpus Christi Massacre, Yann's New Beetle incident, the crab shot (reloaded), tableaux, pet trophies, Yann’s dad lifelong nightmare, Jesus Christ Superstar, ducks shot, the beach scene, Marooned, Netflix, Shantih Shantih Shantih and our ratings.

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The Good, the Bad and the Just Plain Standard podcast is hosted by Adam Dick, Anouk Aslam Wulfing & Yann Sicamois and produced by Milk In A Wineglass.