LAMBCAST #418: THE SPIELBERG DRAFT

by Jay Cluitt · March 23, 2018 · Draft, Featured, LAMBcast, Podcasts · 4 Comments

Ready Player One is just a couple of weeks away from being released, and it’s a film we at the Lambcast are pretty excited about, so it seemed like the perfect time to celebrate the career of one of the greatest directors working today, and the best way we know to celebrate something is to critique, debate and flat-out fight over it in a draft.

Jay Cluitt was joined by Heather Baxendale, Richard Kirkham, Jeanette Ward and Matthew Stewart to trial out this new-fangled Director Draft format, and frankly we all reckon it turned out pretty darn good. So take off your hat, sit back in your customised Bridge of Spies chair, grab a handful of Reese’s Pieces and enjoy a show that is most certainly better than a kick in the dick.

00:00 Intros
06:23 The Spielberg Draft
86:58 Rants and Raves
101:28 Last Lamb Standing
110:09 Plugs
120:41 Out-takes

Show notes:
Dr. Ian Malcolm remix
Lambcast Shows: Saving Private Ryan, Celebrity Lambpardy
The Last Crusade Diet Coke advert
The IT Crowd Close Encounters scene
Knocked Up Munich scene
Avengers: Infinity War trailer
Jurassic Park Lego

Richard’s Plugs
Kirkham A Movie A DayMany Jaws reviews
Amanda K’s YouTube channel

Heather’s Plugs
The MILFcast

Matt’s Plugs
Simplistic Reviews

Jeanette’s Plugs
The Mundane Adventures of a FangirlTomb Raider
Tamarind Tribal Dancing

Jay’s Plugs
Life Vs Film
French Toast SundayThe Lost World: Jurassic Park post
To The Escape HatchTintin post

LAMB Plugs:
Director’s Chair: Ava DuVernay
Acting School: Michelle Pfeiffer
Lambscores: Black Panther, Early Man
Vote for the Spielberg draft!

The show can be found, of course, via iTunes – just do a search for “LAMBcast.” Also, I always post a link to the show on the LAMBcast’s Facebook page, and there’s a player there if you’d like to listen online. Find the show here: https://www.podomatic.com/podcasts/lambcast/episodes/2018-03-23T13_11_52-07_00. Shows will eventually make their way to the LAMBcast Archives. If you’d ever like to catch up on back episodes, go there. If you’re interested, you too can be a LAMBcaster – we love new blood! For more information on the LAMBcast, check out the topic at the LAMB Forums. Music provided royalty-free by Kevin MacLeod’s Incompetech website. Big thanks to Kevin for providing this service. Opening song by Cake. The LAMBcast loves feedback, too – if you’d like yours read on a future show, leave it in the comments section at the LAMB. Please visit and like our Facebook page, and finally, we’re on iTunes, and would still love a review, even if it’s a bad one. Thanks for listening!

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4 Responses to LAMBCAST #418: THE SPIELBERG DRAFT

  1. David Brook says:

    Tough call – it’s a toss up between Jay and Matt for my vote.

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  2. […] A few weeks ago on the Lambcast we held a draft of Steven Spielberg movies, since then you’ve been voting on the teams, and now it’s time to reveal the results! Victory goes to Richard, whose team of Jaws, E.T., The Lost World: Jurassic Park, War of the Worlds and A.I.: Artificial Intelligence was deemed the best team by enough people to award him first place in the poll, despite having E.T. but not a single Indiana Jones film in there. Must be all the love for The Lost World. Here are the full results: If you have any suggestions for future drafts, leave a note in the comments! […]

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