by Jay Cluitt · November 17, 2016 · Featured, LAMBcast, MOTM, MOTM Champions, Podcasts · No Comments

It’s Movie of the Month time again on the Lambcast, and for the month of November we’re looking at a largely forgotten 1945 Agatha Christie adaptation, And Then There Were None, which sees 10 strangers summoned to a secluded island by a mystery host, only to find themselves killed off one by one.
Newcomer Sean Homrig championed the film, and was joined by Jeanette Ward, Lindsay Street and regular host Jay Cluitt to discuss it. The quartet dug into the film’s inherent racism (just look up the original title of the book…), other adaptations including the BBC’s mini-series from 2015, and the fate of the most mysterious character – the cat.

Also on tap: Rants and Raves of the Week, a couple of games of Last Lamb Standing and a heap of plugs from everyone.

00:00 Intros
07:38 And Then There Were None Review – Spoiler-free
34:26 And Then There Were None Review – Spoilers and Scores
51:23 Rants and Raves
66:53 Last Lamb Standing
77:23 Plugs
84:35 Outtakes

It’s also time to vote for the next Movie of the Month:

Other adaptations of the story: 19651965 (Bollywood), 1974, 1987 (Russia), 1989 (Frank Stallone), 2015 (BBC Mini-Series),
Rebellions Are Built On Hope: Why Rogue One Matters Now More Than Ever by Brett White,

Jeanette’s Plugs:
Arrival Review
Doctor Strange Review
On Turning 40

Lindsay’s Plugs:
French Toast Sunday
Also Coffee
Twin Peaks costumes

Sean’s Plugs:
1001 Movies Podcast – The Rapture
Classic Horror Cast
The Tardis Tavern

Jay’s Plugs:
Day of the Dead Review
Favorite Scene Friday: The Blues Brothers

LAMB Plugs:
Director’s Chair: Jafar Panahi & Marjane Satrapi
Cult Chops: Carsploitation
Lambscores: Jack Reacher: Never Go Back & Ouija: Origin of Evil

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