Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Before diving into the Seattle International Film festival, Mike and Sean decide they needed a little vacation, so they head off on safari in search of big game: Howard Hawks's idiosyncratic 1962 adventure Hatari! and Clint Eastwood's 1990 film about the making of The African Queen White Hunter, Black Heart. Clint Eastwood is the somewhat controversial Person of the Week and they also make their picks for Essential Movies about White People in Africa.
The Self-Styled Siren
Monday, May 5, 2014
This week, Mike and Sean talk about Jonathan Glazer's eerie new movie Under the Skin and John Carpenter's underrated 1984 film Starman. They also can't help discussing Jim Jarmusch's latest, Only Lovers Left Alive. Also: a look at Scarlett Johansson, the Essential Doppelgänger films and a preview of the upcoming Seattle International Film Festival.