Oct 12, 2017
I talk about the Harvey Weinstein stories coming to light, the uselessness of ranked lists, my final ever comment about Tarantino and why I think green room is intellectual counterfeit money.
Oct 5, 2017
“Boredom is the desire for happiness left in its pure state”. —Giacomo Leopardi
Outrage - 2010 - Takeshi Kitano
Investigation Of A Citizen Above Suspicion - 1970 - Elio Petri
Sep 28, 2017
A listener's question about the role of masculinity in the thriller and much of the media I tend to cover lead to this episode. As part of the question I also cover permissiveness around misogyny in the genre film community and review the much-maligned Odette Springer documentary Some Nudity Required in...
Sep 21, 2017
"Various disguises are regrettable but necessary
if you're going to make it through the day. " - Rob Wright, Nomeansno
Perfect Blue - 1997 - Satoshi Kon
Chameleon Street - 1989 - Wendall B Harris
Sep 14, 2017
I talk a little about a grim Bill Lustig classic before discussing what information struck me anew while embarking on a John Carpenter marathon last weekend. Then I talk a little about crime fiction and the obligation of crime non-fiction.