This week on The First Run, Matt & Chris discuss the final film in the Planet Of The Apes trilogy, ‘War For The Planet Of The Apes’. Director Matt Reeves returns to wrap up the film series that came out of nowhere to deliver some high quality Ape and Human action. Who turns out the victor this time to become the dominant species on the planet? No spoilers here! Also the guys discuss the Oscar nominated film from 2016, ‘Lion’. A young boy gets lost thousands of miles from home. Now 20+ years later and now a man, he sets out to try and find his family. How much crying occurred between our two hosts? Listen on to find out. There’s the run down of the big releases on Bu-Ray & DVD, featuring your Streaming Pick of the Week. The show wraps with a run down of Chris & Matt’s Five Favorite Film Trilogies. Will your favorite make the cut? And how does the Indiana Jones series now fare thanks to those damn Crystal Skulls?
- 00:00-12:22: Intro/War For The Planet Of The Apes
- 12:23-18:40: Blu-Ray & DVD Picks
- 18:41-26:41: Lion
- 26:42-45:56: 5 Best Film Trilogies
- 45:57-47:21: Wrap Up
Theme music by Jamal Malachi Ford-Bey