We Cut Heads: A Spike Lee Podcast
Wrap-Up Episode

Wrap-Up Episode

October 18, 2020

Well, here it is...the end...of season 2. Joel and Spencer go through their favorite and least favorite Spike joints, Oscar and Cannes winners, and more. Most importantly, they get into the Spike Leeiverse. Listen to the end for a preview of the next season. 

The Dead Travel Fast: A Vampire Podcast - https://deadtravelpod.podbean.com/

Jailhouse 701: Japanese Cult Cinema - http://jailhouse701.blogspot.com/

Red, Black, and Green: A Celebration of African History - https://rbgafricanhistory.blogspot.com/

Logo - Josh Hollis

Theme Music - James Fell

Featured Song - Blak iz Blak by The Mau-Maus from the Bamboozled soundtrack.

Do The Right Thing - 1989 - Episode 42

Do The Right Thing - 1989 - Episode 42

October 16, 2020

Here it is, the greatest Spike joint and one of the best films of the 20th century...Do The Right Thing! The boys try to cover everything this classic film discusses from Radio Raheem to the 1990 Oscars.

The Dead Travel Fast: A Vampire Podcast - https://deadtravelpod.podbean.com/

Red, Black, and Green: A Celebration of African History - https://rbgafricanhistory.blogspot.com/

Jailhouse 701: Japanese Cult Cinema - https://jailhouse701.blogspot.com/

Logo - Josh Hollis

Music - James Fell

sex, lies, and videotape - 1989 -Episode 41

sex, lies, and videotape - 1989 -Episode 41

October 7, 2020

Sarah Roberts (http://sarahkathleenroberts.com/) joins the boys to discuss the film that beat Do the Right Thing at Cannes 1989. Sex, lies, and videotape is the debut feature of multi-faceted and always shifting Steven Soderbergh. This episode covers Wim Wenders, technology, Spike Lee, and Tango and Cash and much more!

The Dead Travel Fast - https://twitter.com/deadtravelpod

Jailhouse 701: Japanese Cult Cinema - http://jailhouse701.blogspot.com/

Logo - Josh Hollis

Music - James Fell

Paul Robeson, A Special Episode

Paul Robeson, A Special Episode

October 3, 2020

In the final special episode, the boys are joined by returning guest Mtume Gant. This time, they discuss the multi-talented and outspoken political icon - Paul Robeson. Robeson was immensely talented but had the career that he deserved. The guys discuss his 1925 debut film, Body and Soul by Oscar Micheaux. Watch Robeson's films, listen to his music, and read his work, Robeson is gone but he left behind a huge legacy. 

Within Our Gates podcast - https://www.rezistansnwa.com/tag/within-our-gates/

Mtume's Twitter - https://twitter.com/SirCoreGant

The Dead Travel Fast podcast - https://twitter.com/deadtravelpod

Jailhouse 701: Japanese Cult Cinema - http://jailhouse701.blogspot.com/

Mtume's Bandcamp, Sir Tumes - https://sirtumes.bandcamp.com/music

Song featured - Ella by Sir Tumes

Logo - Josh Hollis

Theme Music - James Fell 

Tilai, A Secret Episode

Tilai, A Secret Episode

September 27, 2020

Martin Kessler returns to discuss a another classic African film, the Burkina Faso film- Tilai by Idrissa Ouedraogro. The film is fantastic and it's available in variety of places some more legal than others, but you can still find it. Listen on Podbean, Google Play, Amazon, and Spotify. 

Jailhouse 701: Japanese Cult Cinema - http://jailhouse701.blogspot.com/

http://thepinksmoke.com/germanpart1.html

The Dead Travel Fast - https://deadtravelpod.podbean.com/

Logo - Josh Hollis

Music - James Fell

Platoon - Episode 40 - 1986

Platoon - Episode 40 - 1986

September 20, 2020

Oliver Stone's Platoon wasn't just the Best Picture Winner of 1987, it was also one of the biggest films of 1986. Lan L comes by to talk about her favorite movie from high school. This episode goes all over the place from Woody Allen to the hotness of Dafoe to anime.

Jailhouse 701: Japanese Cult Cinema - http://jailhouse701.blogspot.com/

Theme - James Fell

Logo - Josh Hollis

Cairo Station, A Special Episode

Cairo Station, A Special Episode

September 20, 2020

The Magic Lantern Podcast stops by to discuss the classic Egyptian film, Cairo Station. This film is on Netflix as of now (and other places online). It's a collage of Hitchcock, French New Wave, Italian Neo-Realism, and much more while retaining a special and specific qualities. Watch It Now!

The Magic Lantern Podcast - http://www.magiclanternpodcast.com/

Please Don't Send Me Into Outer Space - https://pdsmiospod.podbean.com/

Theme - James Fell

Logo - Josh Hollis

She’s Gotta It - Episode 39 - 1986

She’s Gotta It - Episode 39 - 1986

September 6, 2020

Jared Gilman (https://twitter.com/realJaredGilman) Returns...Again! This time we're talking Spike's debut feature, She's Gotta Have it. Topics covered: Yeelen (1987), Woody Allen, Spike's career, Platoon, and this movie called Moonrise Kingdom.

Please Don't Send Me Into Outer Space - https://pdsmiospod.podbean.com/

Jailhouse 701: Japanese Cult Cinema - http://jailhouse701.blogspot.com/

Logo - Josh Hollis

Music - James Fell

Secrets and Lies - 1996 - Episode 38

Secrets and Lies - 1996 - Episode 38

August 24, 2020

The boys close out the 1996 pairing with the Mike Leigh classic, Secrets and Lies. John Cribbs of the Pink Smoke joins them to dissect the potent ensemble drama. If you are new to Mike Leigh, watch his movies. He's one of the best.

Pink Smoke - https://thepinksmoke.com/

https://twitter.com/thepinksmoke

Jailhouse 701: Japanese Cult Cinema - http://jailhouse701.blogspot.com/

Please Don't Send Me Into Outer Space - https://pdsmiospod.podbean.com/

Logo - Josh Hollis

Music - James Fell

Get on the Bus, A Special Episode

Get on the Bus, A Special Episode

August 24, 2020

Million Man March 1995! Spike Lee and Reggie Rock Bythewood's road trip social drama covers a lot of territory from the police to cowboys to the legendary Ossie Davis. It's on Netflix and available other places too.

Music - James Fell

Logo - Josh Hollis

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