The Recasting Couch Ep. 37: The Italian Job

Italian Job

The Italian Job is the 2003 action/heist movie we are recasting this week. This fairly successful film co-stars an uninspired Mark Wahlberg and an incredibly flat Charlize Theron. Luckily, there are some really fun performances by the auxiliary roles played by Seth Green, Jason Statham, Yasiin Bey (f/k/a Mos Def), and an always welcome, somewhat whimsical Donald Sutherland.

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The Recasting Couch Ep. 29: Four Brothers

 

Four Brothers

Four Brothers is a movie about four BROTHERS who aren’t actually BROTHERS, although two of them are BROTHERS (“And when I say BROTHER, I don’t mean like an actual BROTHER, but I mean it like the way black people use it, which is more meaningful, I think.”). The BROTHERS have to join forces and use all of their BROTHERS powers do defeat the guy who killed their BROTHER  mother (although he does eventually kill one of the BROTHERS).  Did I mention that they are BROTHERS? Continue reading “The Recasting Couch Ep. 29: Four Brothers”