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Friday
Dec152017

Ep283: The Power (and Peril) of Myth

Today, the Kicking the Seat Podcast convenes a Jedi Council of critics to discuss Rian Johnson's magnificent eighth chapter in the Star Wars saga, The Last Jedi! Joining Ian are David Fowlie of Keeping it Reel, Emmanuel Noisette of EMan's Movie Reviews, and Don Shanahan of Every Movie Has a Lesson.

This extended conversation took place mere minutes after an advance screening earlier this week, so you'll hear the guys' raw, unfiltered reactions to a movie that seeks to upend the Star Wars mythos in ways that some will undoubtedly celebrate--while others may take as a lightsaber to the heart.

By the way, do not listen to this episode until you've seen The Last Jedi. Following a few minutes of general reactions, we venture deep into spoiler territory. You have been warned.

It's also worth noting that we're honoring the Kicking the Seat Podcast's 100th episode of 2017. Yes, Ian has officially gone insane, and he has a large cast of enablers to thank.

Episode 283 knows who Snoke's father is! Or something...

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