High and Low (Brow) – Series 3 Episode 3 – Disasters!
In this episode we focus on disaster movies, but while doing that we discovered that both of these films are docudramas as well, which makes for a nice discussion on whether or not these movies might actually be a documentary. First up is the classic rendition of the sinking of the Titanic, A Night to Remember. Coupled with that we have the compelling and terrifying The War Game, which depicts what might happen if a nuclear bomb went off in the UK, with shocking detail. After that, make sure to stick around for our blind selection portion of the show, as our guests pick the theme and the films that James and I will be watching on our next episode.
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