4 many years after famed movie director Quentin Tarantino and his “Pulp Fiction” co-writer Roger Avary began their employment at Video Archives in 1983, the pair are reuniting once more to host a podcast exploring these seminal moments and the films that influenced their later careers in The Video Archives Podcast, premiering on Sirius Stitcher later this summer season.
“We by no means imagined that 30 years after we labored collectively behind the counter at Video Archives, we could be collectively once more doing the very same factor we did again then: speaking passionately about motion pictures on VHS,” Tarantino and Avary mentioned in a joint assertion. “Watching motion pictures was what initially introduced us collectively and made us buddies, and it’s our love of flicks that also brings us collectively as we speak.”
The movies will probably be pulled from Tarantino’s in depth assortment of greater than 8,000 tapes and DVDs — Video Archives’ precise archives that he purchased after the rental store went out of enterprise.
Sirius has been working to develop its spoken phrase choices in recent times, launching three recent Marvel podcasts in 2020, reviving Lucille Ball’s previous radio present, shopping for “99 % Invisible,” and buying not solely Conan O’Brien’s podcast however his whole media firm besides. The Engadget Podcast, however, is fully subscription-free whereas Filmcast, from Engadget’s personal Senior Editor Devindra Hardawar, has all of the film references with (I assume) far fewer N-bombs than Tarantino’s.
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