Did the dreams you dreamed as a child aim higher than driving a bus? Then listen and watch as Joe Dante’s Explorers presents, in their first theatrical-film roles, River Phoenix and Ethan Hawke — plus a third kid you haven’t heard who more than holds his own against them — as young hobos or something who put their longing for the stars to the test. Speaking of tests, the third act …
If you go on this adventure, you will get girl love.
Podcasters: Robert, Tim, Joanna
- 00:00 Intro and Memories
- 16:01 After the Viewing: Bad Science
- 23:32 Cool Spaceship, Terrible Dads
- 29:53 Child Actors – the Outcome May Surprise You
- 32:36 What the F*ck with the Third Act
- 42:35 Dream Beams
- 45:48 The Vote
Next Week’s Assignment
The original Enterprise crew journeys beyond the TV screen with Star Trek: The Motion Picture.