Kate’s Take Podcast

#10 Groundhog Day

February 2, 2017

 

Kate celebrates Groundhog Day with Groundhog Day! In this Kate talks about the trivia behind the scenes as well as answering the question: How long was Phil stuck in his time loop? She goes deep on metaphors of tediousness, the myth of Sisyphus, psychoanalysis, trial and error, the need to deal with yourself, and the many different religious aspects of the film.

 

Sources:

How long does Phil spend in Puxkatony? What Culture. https://youtu.be/HYAx9RX1OmY

IMDB: Groundhog Day http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0107048/trivia?ref_=tt_trv_trv

You think you know movies Screen Crush https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g2FSxDbVlIY

7 things you didn’t know about groundhog day: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ylnUMrPb28U

Psychoanalysis Wiki https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psychoanalysis

Creative Interpretations of Groundhog Day http://mentalfloss.com/article/55243/8-creative-interpretations-groundhog-day

New York Times – Groundhog Almighty http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/07/style/groundhog-almighty.html?src=pm&pagewanted=1

Top Tenz why Groundhog Day is Purgatory http://www.toptenz.net/top-10-reasons-why-groundhog-day-is-set-in-purgatory.php