The calendar may say summer but Matt and Alison are bundling up for the latest episode of SVU, where they travel to the snowy peaks of Anatolia for a discussion of Nuri Bilge Ceylan's Palme d'Or-winning film WINTER SLEEP. Plus they recommend some other movies set in and around hotels you can rent or stream at home (or while you're staying in a hotel) right now.
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Manglehorn The Face of an Angel Big Game
Queue Shots: Hotel Movies
Vacancy Death in Venice Dirty Pretty Things Force Majeure
Listeners Choice Review
Behind the 8-Ball: 3 New Releases
Matt: High Fidelity / Orange Is the New Black: Season 3 / Troll 2
Alison: A Most Wanted Man / Point and Shoot / The Cobbler
2 Listener Recommendations
Matt: Sense8 / Antarctica: A Year on Ice
Alison: Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon / Zombeavers
1 Random Film From Our Queues
Matt: Bird People
Alison: Summer of Blood
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