March 29, 2023
EP. 403.5 — In Bruges
Paul and Amy get stuck in Martin McDonagh’s 2008 hitman parable In Bruges! They learn about McDonagh’s explosive ascent as a playwright, compare Bruges to other hitman films of the era, and discuss how the contrast between Colin Farrell’s offensive dialogue and redemptive arc messes with the audience’s sympathies. Plus: how do you master eyebrow acting?
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EP. 404.7 — Top 3: Adam McKay
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Adam McKay (director of Anchorman, The Big Short and Don’t Look Up) joins Paul & Amy to discuss his Top 3 films, including a gonzo comedy classic and an early masterpiece from an Italian legend.
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EP. 404.6 — The Little Mermaid
Amy & Paul go under the sea for 1989’s pivotal Disney musical The Little Mermaid!
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EP. 404.5 — Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
Amy & Paul make the world taste good with 1971’s sweet and sour Roald Dahl adaptation Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory!