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My Cousin Rachel, BLAME!, Children of Men, Sense & Sensibility, Gladiator, How to Train Your Dragon and Movie Fan Frustration

Rachel Weisz tackles Daphne du Maurier’s enigmatic heroine in My Cousin Rachel, while BLAME! sees Netflix release a feature-length adaptation of a long-running Japanese manga series. Laurie saw both of these and also covers Children of Men and Gladiator for WWBW, with Phil taking a crack at How to Train Your Dragon and  Sense & Sensibility. He also tries to explain how he handles movie fan frustration when friends don’t pick up on a film in quite the same way. Thanks for your emails and tweets! Keep them coming to superbaileybros@gmail.com and @superbaileybros – and of course, thanks for listening.

Beauty & The Beast, Life, Power Rangers & Your Film Diet

We’re back! Hitting the ground running with Disney’s live action remake of Beauty and the Beast with Emma Watson and Dan Stevens. Phil checks out whether it lives up to the hype. Laurie saw another remake/reboot in Power Rangers with Bryan Cranston and Elizabeth Banks, and managed to catch new sci-fi movie Life starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Rebecca Ferguson too. We also delve briefly into our ‘film diets’ to see whether we are deficient in any crucial movie vitamins. Thanks for listening and get in touch! Keep your thoughts coming to superbaileybros@gmail.com and @superbaileybros on Twitter.

Bridget Jones’s Baby, The Infiltrator, Captain Fantastic & Soundtrack Songs

Bridget’s back and better than ever… maybe? Find out if Renée Zellweger & Colin Firth have still got it and whether Patrick Dempsey helps or hurts. Laurie also saw The Infiltrator with Bryan Cranston & John Leguizamo, and ‘indie movie of the year’ Captain Fantastic starring Viggo Mortensen & Frank Langella. Phil takes us through some of the songs that have become synonymous with great movie moments and we’ve got a bunch of your emails & tweets too! Thanks for listening – get in touch on superbaileybros@gmail.com and @superbaileybros on Twitter.