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Forced Perspective #86 & #87 – The MEGA-EPISODE ("The Fantastic Arrival of Doctor Strange" & "Rogue Leader, Standing By")

For the first time this year, FORCED PERSPECTIVE is hitting the airwaves…and it’s doing so in a very unique way!

Join your beloved co-hosts SportsGuy515 and Adolfo as they kick off 2017 in style with – that’s right – a SPECIAL 2-FOR-1 MEGA EPISODE! Recorded between November and December 2016, this mega-show will combine Episode 86 (“The Fantastic Arrival of Doctor Strange”) and Episode 87 (“Rogue Leader, Standing By”) into one 3 1/2 hour spectacular! Episode 86 will cover November releases Doctor Strange, Arrival, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and The Edge of Seventeen, while Episode 87 sees the duo strap in for a 2 hour (SPOILER) review of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Plus – a very special 10-MINUTE INTERMISSION filled with classic commercials and trailers, found ONLY on this mega-show!

***For those listeners who would rather listen to the shows separately, you also have the option of downloading/streaming both episodes individually – the links will be provided at the bo…

The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Rupert Julian 1925 • 107 Minutes • 1.33 : 1 • United States
Cast: Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin, Norman Kerry, Arthur Edmund Carewe, Gibson Gowland Screenplay: Elliott J. Clawson, Raymond L. Schrock, Bernard McConville, Jasper Spearing, Richard Wallace, Walter Anthony, Tom Reed, Frank M. McCormack; Based on The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux Cinematography: Milton Bridenbecker, Virgil Miller, Charles Van Enger Producer: Carl Laemmle
Awards & Honors
National Film Registry Inducted in 1998

If I am the Phantom, it is because man's hatred has made me so. If I shall be saved, it will be because your love redeems me.
The most famous adaptation of Gaston Leroux's novel (no, not counting the musical from 2004.) Lon Chaney, the man of 1000 faces, sports one of his most ghastly and ghoulish disguises in this story of a disfigured composer living under a theater who falls in love and becomes obsessed with a be…