Cutscenes: A Video Game Movie Podcast
2 months ago

S1E6 - Super Mario Bros. (1993)

In our sixth episode of Season 1, the team travels interdimensionally in Super Mario Bros.!

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

Show Notes:

  • 1:10 The Tutorial (our 60-second plot summary)
  • 2:25 The setup of Super Mario Bros. (1993) begins 65 million years ago
  • 5:10 Jacob shares that this movie is technically a Walt Disney movie
  • 6:45 Mario's got game
  • 9:55 Travis really liked this movie?
  • 12:25 A interdimensional leak?
  • 19:10 How about them Goombas?
  • 21:05 How about that trinket?
  • 26:20 The movie's interdimensional denouement
  • 34:20 They try to set up a sequel?
  • 35:20 Hair choices
  • 38:20 Critical Hits (a summary of user reviews from Rotten Tomatoes)
  • 42:50 MinMax (the segment where we talk about our remaining pros and cons)
  • 48:05 Mario Villain or Nah
  • 53:20 Should this movie be cut or seen?
  • 56:20 Wrap-up

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