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2001

EA Commentary: The Fast and The Furious

Zach, Chris and Chris Ali head back to the beginnings of the Fast & Furious “family” with 2001’s The Fast and The Furious, where undercover cop Brian O’Connor tries to infiltrate the world of illegal LA street racing and find out which crew is hijacking semi-trucks to steal their valuable cargo of VHS/DVD players.
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EA Commentary: Frailty

Zach, Chris and Chris Ali try to figure out if Bill Paxton is crazy or not in his 2001 directorial debut, Frailty, which co-stars Matthew McConaughey and Powers Boothe, for the latest Everything Action commentary.
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Auto Pilot: Samurai Jack

Setting the tone for incredible action and masterful visual storytelling right off the bat, the first episode of Samurai Jack features the return of the evil demon wizard Aku, Jack’s lifelong training around the world and what was supposed to be the first and final battle between the two foes.
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I Ain’t Afraid of No Aliens: The Underrated Evolution

The closest Ghostbusters director Ivan Reitman got to directing a third Ghostbusters is the underrated Evolution from 2001, which swapped out ghosts for aliens and tasked David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Seann William Scott and Julianne Moore with the alien busting.
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Musical Montage: Aaliyah “Try Again”

Co-starring in Romeo Must Die with Jet Li, Aalyiah contributed the lead single off the movie’s soundtrack, “Try Again”, and Li appeared in the music video as the two dance in a hall of mirrors.
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Musical Montage: Smash Mouth “All Star”

Smash Mouth’s “All Star” was everywhere in the late 90’s and early 2000’s, appearing prominiently in the movies Mystery Men, Shrek and Rat Race, as well as every 5 minutes on every radio station in the country.
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