[Podcast] Chatty AF 23: Netflix Death Note Drinkalong

And now for an exciting change of pace, Amelia, Dee, and Vrai sit back, throw down a few drinks, and provide their before and after impressions of the live-action Netflix Death Note movie!

SPOILERS: For the entire Death Note live-action movie AND the manga/anime series.

 

 

0:00:00 Intros
0:01:15 Background with Death Note
0:06:11 Hopes for the movie
0:12:55 Break
0:13:45 Vrai’s monkey’s paw
0:16:08 Light as a white protagonist
0:23:36 Sex, death, and cinematic influences
0:29:57 “Light is right” or “Light is white”
0:35:06 L was the only good thing
0:40:37 What would you have changed?
0:45:25 Light’s household
0:46:54 Matsuda
0:49:27 Ryuk
0:52:05 Live action versus animation
0:53:25 Failure to be campy
0:57:50 Failure to send a message
1:12:09 Outro

Recorded Saturday 16th September 2017

Music: Open Those Bright Eyes by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

 

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  • Styxounette

    “they whitewashed it and they lightwashed it”
    “the sexual tension is the only thing that holds up about the original, once L dies the show falls apart”
    Yep, you said it all.

  • j____l

    So I guess the best thing about this trainwreck is that you made a very enjoyable podcast out of it ^__^