This week we watched a throwback to the era of self-determination, lone vigilantes, and a time when the helpless citizens cried out for a cure for rampant violent crime. No, it wasn’t Charlton Heston’s fever dream, it was a Stallone movie. Perhaps his greatest.
This is really the story of a couple of men’s men butting heads over a lady. Specifically, these two men,
and this lady,
Mind you, there were other players. There was a murder cult,
and there was a sex robot.
She’s my favorite.
That’s basically all you need to know. The rest will be little surprises along the way. For example, there’s a 260 minute car chase, a 72 hour gunfight, one double cross, and three police chiefs for some reason.
After you’re finished listening to the podcast, head over to our audio commentary tracks page and get our audio commentary so you can listen to us watch the movie. After that, go play outside, and see if you can find yourself one of those nice sex robots.