Thursday, March 13, 2014
Episode 31: The Three Musketeers and Jason & the Argonauts
Celebrating the release of the latest film from director Paul WS Anderson, Mike and Sean take a look at his 2011 version of The Three Musketeers and another swashbuckling classic, Don Chaffey's Jason & the Argonauts (featuring special effects by Ray Harryhausen). They'll also look back at the careers of Alain Resnais and Harold Ramis, discuss the controversy surrounding The Act of Killing, and dive a bit into Kent Jones's recent essay on the state of the Auteur Theory.
Jill Godmillow on The Act of Killing
Lance Weiler on The Act of Killing
Kent Jones on the Auteur Theory
Sean on Paul WS Anderson and Auteurism