Life is Pain: The Long Kiss Goodnight and how not to do a female action hero

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! So join us as we take a stroll down amnesia lane with the 1996 Christmas-set action flick The Long Kiss Goodnight starring Geena Davis and Samuel L. Jackson. The film is experiencing something of a critical renaissance of late. Find out what we think of it as we discuss how Samantha Caine fits into the pantheon of female action heroes, the movie’s overall stance on gender politics, and the better movie Ebony sees under the surface of the one we got.

Time Stamps:
0:3:15 – The Long Kiss Goodnight
0:41:40 – What’s Your FREQ-Out: Carolyn on A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Ebony on Adam (Moroccan film), Anita on The Get Out Kids

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