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Episode 565 -BFGPU – 9/3/20

This week, we talk about Nvidia’s long-awaited 3000-series graphics card announcement, Netflix’s plan to adapt the Three Body Problem, LEGO’s first collaboration with IKEA, and debate the merits of rotoscoping over stop-motion animation. Plus, a new Marvel-themed pinball machine and the hype for Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond! Thanks to Chloe for making this week’s theme music!

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  1. I get Norm’s point about Disney’s decision to put Mulan on D+ exclusively being a disservice to the filmmakers, but after seeing it, it is probably for the best. I don’t think it would have done great in theatres, because it is just not very good. Terrible plot, told in a disjointed fashion and one of the worst battle sequences I’ve seen in a movie made in the 21st century. I see the Chinese response is also… not great. It was my first time seeing one of the live-action Disney remakes, and if this is the level they are on, the lackluster response makes a lot more sense.

    At-home, family entertainment is probably the right place for it.

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