2 hr 23 min

Episode 104 - Rebel Without A Cause Best Film Ever

    • Film Reviews

We're leaving the Peanut Butter behind and headed to the Chickie-Run this week. Join your favourite TransAtlantic podcasting crew – Ian, Liam, Ethan and Georgia as we review Liam's pick in 1955's Rebel Without A Cause. We're contemplating the end of the universe in our 104th episode as we discuss


Sidney Poitier & Betty White

The differences between growing up in the 90s vs now

How many other films borrowed from the legacy of this one

Whether Nicholas Ray gave James Dean too much leeway

Why we Mandela effected a leather jacket onto James Dean

Some of the behind-the-scenes romances in play

Some structural issues with the film's composition

Why no-one cares about Buzz

We reach out to some American listeners for support

Whether or not Rebel Without A Cause is the Best Film Ever


Become a Patron of this podcast and support the BFE at https://www.patreon.com/BFE


We are extremely thankful to our following Patrons for their most generous support:


Rev Bruce

Juleen from It Goes Down In The PM

Andrew Olszewski

Lina Oberholzer

Ian Davies

Chris Pedersen 

Randal Silva


Buy some BFE merch at https://my-store-b4e4d4.creator-spring.com/


Massive thanks to Lex Van Den Berghe for the use of 'Mistake' by Luckydog.  Catch more from Lex's new band, The Maids of Honor at https://soundcloud.com/themaidsofhonor


Also massive thanks to Moonlight Social for our age game theme song.  You can catch more from them at https://www.moonlightsocialmusic.com/


Timestamps for this episode:


0:00 - Opening Banter
11:25 - Shoutouts
22:05 - Deep Dive
1:43:30 - Endgame

We're leaving the Peanut Butter behind and headed to the Chickie-Run this week. Join your favourite TransAtlantic podcasting crew – Ian, Liam, Ethan and Georgia as we review Liam's pick in 1955's Rebel Without A Cause. We're contemplating the end of the universe in our 104th episode as we discuss


Sidney Poitier & Betty White

The differences between growing up in the 90s vs now

How many other films borrowed from the legacy of this one

Whether Nicholas Ray gave James Dean too much leeway

Why we Mandela effected a leather jacket onto James Dean

Some of the behind-the-scenes romances in play

Some structural issues with the film's composition

Why no-one cares about Buzz

We reach out to some American listeners for support

Whether or not Rebel Without A Cause is the Best Film Ever


Become a Patron of this podcast and support the BFE at https://www.patreon.com/BFE


We are extremely thankful to our following Patrons for their most generous support:


Rev Bruce

Juleen from It Goes Down In The PM

Andrew Olszewski

Lina Oberholzer

Ian Davies

Chris Pedersen 

Randal Silva


Buy some BFE merch at https://my-store-b4e4d4.creator-spring.com/


Massive thanks to Lex Van Den Berghe for the use of 'Mistake' by Luckydog.  Catch more from Lex's new band, The Maids of Honor at https://soundcloud.com/themaidsofhonor


Also massive thanks to Moonlight Social for our age game theme song.  You can catch more from them at https://www.moonlightsocialmusic.com/


Timestamps for this episode:


0:00 - Opening Banter
11:25 - Shoutouts
22:05 - Deep Dive
1:43:30 - Endgame

2 hr 23 min