Episode 58: Juke Box Musicals

Episode 58 we talk juke box musicals with Danny Boyle's "Yesterday" and Julie Taymor's "Across the Universe", (2007). Beatles aficionado Brad Straus, co-host of Director's Club Podcast, featured on the Now Playing Network joins us as guest. Next we talk Quentin Tarantino's "Once Upon A Time in Hollywood" (2019) and Paul Thomas Anderson's "Inherent Vice" (2014). Movie theme, 1960s Hollywood. Guests TBA.

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James Laczkowski
Episode 56: Twin Peaks Part 1

Episode 56 we talk Twin Peaks part 1 with Twin Peaks Season 1-2 (1990-91) and David Lynch's FIRE WALK WITH ME (1992). Co-hosts Jeff and Rebecca are joined by first time guests Matt Fagerholm (assistant editor of RogerEbert.com and writer/creator of Indie-Outlook), RENDEZVOUS IN CHICAGO director Michael Smith (@whitecitycinema twitter and instagram), and returning guest Lisa Stran, voice-over for personal essays for Cinema Femme magazine, and actress (socials @lcstran). 

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James Laczkowski
Episode 55: Doubles Us and Vertigo

Episode 55 we talk doubles with Jordan Peele's "Us" (2019) and Alfred Hitchcock's "Vertigo" (1958). Sound clips in the beginning are with Jordan Peele talking about the duality of his film and role of scissors, and then a BFI interview with actress Kim Novak about her role in "Vertigo". Jeff and Rebecca are joined by first time guest Tom Hush (@mounthushmore)! Tom is co-host of the WGN + podcast NO COAST CINEMA and is a producer on the The Nick Digilio show on WGN.

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James Laczkowski
Episode 54: Girlfight (2000)

We decided to make a last minute film change for part 2 of our kick a** women in a leading role movie theme to Karyn Kusama's "Girlfight" (2000). The film was Kusama and Rodriguez's debuts, and won many awards including the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance. First time guest host, Tavi Veraldi, illustrator and movie lover joins us. Find her work here: http://taviveraldiworks.squarespace.com/, and follow her on socials @TaviVeraldi and letterboxd @tveraldi

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James Laczkowski