Last Chance Theater

Last Chance Theater


Latest Episodes

Ep. 8 – the Goonies
May 24, 2018

This week on Last Chance Theater, Justin and Laura take on One-Eyed Willy in the Goonies (1985). When a country club development threatens to foreclose their entire neighborhood, a group of kids search for a hidden treasure to save their home.

Special Ep. 2 – Random Conversation
May 08, 2018

It’s another very special episode where our intrepid hosts take a break from the usual format of the podcast to discuss… well, nothing in particular this time. It’s just a seemingly random conversation this time around.

Ep. 7 – Edge of Tomorrow
April 04, 2018

It’s finally time for a Tom Cruise flick! This episode is all about the overlooked gem, Edge of Tomorrow (or Live. Die. Repeat. Because this crazy movie has two titles). In the not-so-distant future, Earth is overwhelmed by alien attacks across the glo...

Special Ep. 1 – Black Panther
March 21, 2018

A very special episode where our hosts take a break from the regular format. They discuss an actual recent release – Black Panther! Despite Laura being very sick during the recording of this special, she and Justin manage to hit a wide range of topics ...

Ep. 6 – Anastasia
February 21, 2018

This time our hosts discuss their first animated feature, Anastasia! Starring Meg Ryan, John Cusack, and Kelsey Grammer, Anastasia reimagines the story of Anastasia Romanov after her family’s assassination as an animated children’s musical!

Ep. 5 – Rear Window
February 07, 2018

Justin and Laura journey back to 1954 for Alfred Hitchcock’s Rear Window on this week’s episode. Rear Window centers around Jeff (Jimmy Stewart). After breaking his leg in an attempt to get the perfect photo,

Ep. 4 – Center Stage
January 24, 2018

This episode is all about the 2000 ballet flick, Center Stage! In Center Stage, small-town girl Jodie Sawyer (Amanda Schull) earns a place at the prestigious American Ballet Academy in NYC. The American Ballet Academy is run by the demanding director,

Ep. 3 – Pan’s Labyrinth
January 10, 2018

For our third episode, our hosts take on Guillermo del Toro’s Oscar-winning Pan’s Labyrinth. A fairytale set after the Spanish civil war in 1944, Pan’s Labyrinth (2006) mixes harsh reality with otherworldly adventure.

Ep. 2 – Newsies
December 27, 2017

In this episode, Justin and Laura jump into Disney’s Newsies! Set in 1899, Newsies (1992) tells the story of young New York City newsies who make a living by selling papers on the city streets. Led by Jack Kelly (Christian Bale),

Ep. 1 - Heathers
December 13, 2017

For our very first episode, Laura introduces Justin to her favorite 80’s movie, Heathers. A dark comedy about high school power dynamics, Heathers (1988) is a revered cult classic. Veronica Sawyer (Winona Ryder) is a reluctant member of Westerburg High...