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Altered Carbon (feat. Zoltan Istvan, Transhumanist) : Episode 128

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Altered Carbon

What: A great scifi vehicle for questions of consciousness and identity and transhumanism and Joel Kinnaman’s abs.
Directed by: Miguel Sapochnik, Nick Hurran, Uta Briesewitz, Andy Goddard, Peter Hoar
Starring:  Joel Kinnaman, Martha Higareda, James Purefoy

Featuring guest co-host
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Avatar : Episode 123

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Avatar

What: Dances with Smurfs AKA Smurf Gully
Directed by: James Cameron
Starring: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang

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Blade Runner 2049 : Episode 120

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Blade Runner 2049

What: Like Blade Runner, but the sequel. Gosling!
Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
Starring: Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, Ana de Armas, Jared Leto

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The 100 (Pilot) : Episode 106

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The 100 (Pilot episode)

What: The 100 descend for teenage drama on earth 97 years post-nuclear-apocalypse. Also there are grownups on a space settlement with simulated gravity.
Produced by: Jason Rothenberg
Starring: Eliza Taylor, Bob Morley, Marie Avgeropoulos

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Passengers (feat. Adrian Falcone, Nerd) : Episode 72

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Passengers

What: Two really pretty people get to know each other in spaaaaaaace.
Directed by: Morten Tyldum
Starring: Christopher Pratt, Jennifer Lawrence, Lawrence Fishburne

Featuring guest co-host
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Adrian Falcone, general-purpose internet nerd

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Deep Impact : Episode 54

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Deep Impact

What: Morgan Freeman is president and a mountain-sized comet is heading towards earth. What do we do?
Directed by: Mimi Leder
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Teia Leoni, Elijah Wood

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The Fountain (feat. Daniel Barker, Science Communicator) : Episode 49

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The Fountain

What: We loved The Fountain! Go watch it! A really pretty film with a love story spanning vast space and time.
Directed by: Darren Aronofsky
Starring: Hugh Jackman, Rachel Weiss, Ellen Burstyn

Featuring guest co-host
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Daniel James Barker of Uncertainty Principle the Podcast

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Gattaca : Episode 14

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Gattaca

What: Ethan Hawk is, in this world, “genetically inferior” and assumes the identity of a superior person in order to pursue his dreams.
Directed by: Andrew Niccol
Starring: Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Jude Law

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