[Podcast] Chatty AF 100: Jupiter Ascending Retrospective

By: Anime Feminist October 13, 20190 Comments

Our 100th episode special, featuring all of our regular hosts—Dee, Caitlin, Chiaki, Peter, and Vrai—looking back on the 2015 shoujo anime epic, Jupiter Ascending!

0:00:00 Intros

0:01:55 Background

0:03:45 Summary 

0:04:52 Personal histories

0:13:01 Anti-capitalist themes vs genetic predeterminism 

0:16:28 Channing Tatum is hot

0:18:39 Is it an isekai?

0:21:12 Mila Kunis

0:24:44 Bureaucracy planet

0:25:43 Jupiter’s agency

0:34:56 Matrix redux

0:40:21 Audio mixing

0:43:33 Why’d it flop?

0:49:48 Final thoughts

0:56:34 Outro

Sources Cited:

Recorded Sunday 22nd September 2019

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

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