Cutscenes: A Video Game Movie Podcast
3 months ago

S1E1 - Scott Pilgrim vs. The World (2010)

In our first episode of Season 1, we confront seven evil exes in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.

Hosted by Jacob McCourt (@JacobMcCourt), Katie Lesperance (@lesperak) & Travis Colenutt (@TravisColenutt).

Show Notes:

  • 1:10 The Tutorial
  • 2:15 What's our personal history with Scott Pilgrim vs. The World
  • 3:10 The cast in this film is absolutely wild
  • 5:40 Scott Pilgrim: The Comic
  • 9:10 Recognizing locations in Toronto
  • 11:00 Scott is a dork and a jerk
  • 13:15 An introduction to Ramona's seven evil exes
  • 14:30 Scott Pilgrim vs. Lucas Lee (and the Imperial System)
  • 16:55 Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Video Game
  • 17:20 Scott Pilgrim vs. Roxie Richter
  • 20:20 Does this movie work in 2020?
  • 25:25 Scott Pilgrim vs. Vegan Todd
  • 27:25 Scott Pilgrim vs. Kyle & Ken Katayanagi/Gideon
  • 31:55 Jacob rewrites the ending
  • 34:10 The density of the dialogue
  • 36:35 MinMax (including OST talk)
  • 43:25 Critical Hits (from Metacritic.com)
  • 47:25 This week's game: Toronto or Nah?
  • 50:55 Should this movie be "Cut or Seen"?

Cutscenes is a seasonal podcast at the intersection of video games and TV/movies. Stick around for our seven-episode first season airing through the end of September 2020.

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Music (used under Creative Commmons): "Introduction" by Lifeformed | Intro Voiceover by DJ Stormageddon