Cal is wearing giant latex hands for 33 days and it’s grotesque. That doesn’t stop us watching a bunch of cartoons, though.
This week, as Sam returns from intensive Dadding, we start on our next director: Sofia Coppola. Our first focus is on her debut, her adaptation of Jeffrey Eugenides’s novel THE VIRGIN SUICIDES. After we’re both really taken by surprise by this film, we talk about nostalgic film-making, ethereal screen presences, and what it is to […]
Bugs and Elmer’s relationship takes a turns for the strange as Bugs attempts to rewrite both future and past to fulfill his mysterious agenda. Meanwhile, Sniffles mind takes a turn for the worse, and it becomes apparent that Elmer may have crossed a line regarding his benefits allowance.
We conclude our NWR season with an episode focusing on his most recent film, the 2016 horror/psychological thriller/social commentary THE NEON DEMON. After similar reviews of the film, we look at the film’s exploration of beauty, the creepiness of both female and male gazes in this film, and what Refn has to say about a […]