Who Shot Ya?

OK, we’re finally talking about this damn movie that Drea wouldn’t shut up about. That’s right, we’re discussing Portrait of a Lady on Fire. We’re joined by our good pal, Hollywood Reporter TV critic Inkoo Kang. Plus, we argue over movies shot vertically for your phone. And, as always, staff picks.

In news, The New Mutants is going to bomb, Moviefone is hanging it up, and Paul Feig is still made about Last Christmas spoilers.

Staff Picks:

Alonso – The Photograph
Drea – Come to Daddy
Joelle – Amadeus
Inkoo – Visible and Mother

With Drea ClarkAlonso DuraldeJoelle Monique, and Inkoo Kang.

Direct download: Portrait_of_a_Drea_on_Fire.mp3
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We have a truly FANTABULOUS episode this week. Joelle, Drea, and Alonso are joined by the “overly qualified guest” writer Sarah Kuhn (Shadow of the BatgirlHeroine Complex) to discuss Birds of Prey. Sarah regails us with a very thoughtful examination of the Cassandra Cain character and discusses how she appreciates Cassandra’s representation in Birds of Prey. Plus, the crew discusses the Oscars as an institution. And, as always, staff picks.

In news, a TV series about filmmaker Alice Guy is in the works and Rick Moranis comes out of retirement.

Staff Picks:

Alonso – It Happened on 5th Avenue
Drea – Olympic Dreams
Joelle – Who Killed Malcolm X?
Sarah – The Farewell

You can purchase Shadow of the Batgirl now!

With Alonso DuraldeDrea ClarkJoelle Monique, and Sarah Kuhn.

Direct download: Birds_of_Prey_with_Shadow_of_the_Batgirl_Writer_Sarah_Kuhn.mp3
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“We are a paaaart of the Rhyyythm Nation!” – errrr, I mean, Section. The Rhythm Section. That’s the movie we’re talking about this week. Anywho, we are joined by our good friend Joelle Monique to discuss the Blake Lively “accent-vehicle,” The Rhythm Section. Ify calls in to review the new F9 trailer. And, as always, we have staff picks.

In news, Joaquin Phoenix calls out the systematic racism of the film industry, Robert Downey Jr. came up with the “dragon enema” joke in Dolittle, and Paul Reubens wants the Safide Brothers to make a “dark” Pee-wee Herman movie.

Staff Picks:

Drea – Horse Girl
Alonso – Crooklyn
Joelle – Locke & Key

With Drea ClarkAlonso DuraldeJoelle Monique, and Ify Nwadiwe.

Direct download: The_Rhythm_Section_and_Ifys_Review_of_the_F9_Trailer.mp3
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