054 – TFFP: Flatliners (1990)

EP54-Flatliners - courtesy of Kevin Spencer - inkspatters.comIn this episode of The Forgotten Flix Podcast, we’re going to break on through to the other side with Keifer and company in Flatliners (1990)!

Directed by: Joel Schumacher

Screenplay by: Peter Filardi

Starring: Keifer Sutherland, Kevin Bacon, Julia Roberts, William Baldwin, and Oliver Platt

Synopsis (from Wikipedia: Flatliners is a 1990 American thriller film starring Kiefer Sutherland, Julia Roberts, Kevin Bacon, William Baldwin and Oliver Platt as medical students using physical science in an attempt to find out if there’s anything out there beyond death by conducting clandestine experiments with near-death experiences. The movie is directed by Joel Schumacher and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Sound Editing.

This week’s Movie Picks are:

Jason’s Pick:

The Incredible Shrinking Woman (1981)

Joel’s Pick:

Falling Down (1993)

Join us next week when our feature presentation is Secret Admirer (1985)!

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About Joel Robertson

I'm the father of three boys and married to my high school sweetheart. I'm a former public school teacher (and still recovering from PTSD), reformed filmmaker, podcaster, writer, and fan of all things movie related.

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