We review 'Zola' based on the infamous twitter thread about a waitress who agrees to accompany an exotic dancer, her put-upon boyfriend, and her mysterious and domineering roommate on a road trip to Florida to seek their fortune at a high-end strip club.
Dallas and Lee also are joined by Janicza Bravo the co-writer and director of 'Zola' to discuss the making of the movie.
Lee Hutchison welcomes Jared Kasowski who made his big screen debut in Kelly Reichardt's First Cow as Thomas, a junior fur company guard whose journey is tied to that of Cookie and King-Lu in a shocking manner.
Lee Hutchison welcomes Orion Lee from Kelly Reichardt's acclaimed First Cow.
Orion plays King Lu a Chinese immigrant who is on the run in the Pacific North West in the 1820s who forms a relationship with Cookie, a quiet travelling chef and they begin a business selling oily cakes but things threaten to spiral as they are forced into stealing milk from the local Chief Factors prized cow.
Lee and Dallas review the latest film from A24 'False Positive' which arrived on Hulu last week and screened at the Tribeca Film Festival.
After months of trying and failing to get pregnant, Lucy and Adrian finally find their dream fertility doctor in the illustrious Dr. Hindle. But after becoming pregnant with a healthy baby girl, Lucy begins to notice something sinister through Hindle’s gleaming charm, and she sets out to uncover the unsettling truth about him, and her own “birth story.”
Lee welcomes Minari's Esther Moon who plays Mrs. Oh that works alongside Steven Yeun and Han Ye-ri's Jacob and Monica in the chicken sexing factory but has her own mysterious past that has brought her to Arkansas.
Esther shares how she went from helping with the auditions to being cast in the Academy Award winning movie, her emotional experience on set and her reaction to the success of the film as a Korean American, and much more.
Lee is joined by actor Ted Parker to discuss his appearance on Moonbase 8's acclaimed third episode 'Quarantine'.
In 'Quarantine' Cap and Skip each have vastly different quarantine experiences while sick. Ted plays Darren who while on a family trip comes into contact with John C Reilly's Cap who has got lost in the desert.
Lee is joined by Augustine Frizzell whose involvement with A24 has spanned directing the pilot episode of 'Euphoria', acting in 'Krisha' and 'A Ghost Story' and writing and directed 'Never Going' Back'.
Across this series Lee and Dallas have always had high praise for A24's trailer campaigns and have dived into them when rounding up the latest news or as part of our film reviews but we've never been able to put a name to the work ... until now! This week Lee is joined by Tommy Malatesta a movie trailer editor at the AV Squad creative advertising agency.
Tommy has overseen an amazing portfolio of A24 trailers such as Free Fire, The Witch, Green Room, Hereditary, Midsommar, Climax, It Comes At Night, The Green Knight and Saint Maud. Tommy takes us behind the scenes on the process of creating a trailer and how he's worked with A24 and their filmmakers to deliver so many unforgettable campaigns.
Lee is joined by author Maureen Foster to breakdown 'Under The Skin' which is the focus of her acclaimed book 'Alien in the Mirror: Scarlett Johansson, Jonathan Glazer and Under the Skin'.
This is the first book to be written about the movie, revisiting the film scene-by-scene. It features extensive interviews detailing the challenges the filmmakers faced--from hidden filming on the streets of Glasgow to defying a blizzard in the Scottish Highlands. Foster also looks at the original novel from Michel Faber about an extraterrestrial who, manifesting in human form, drives around the Scottish countryside picking up male hitchhikers whom she drugs and delivers to her home planet.
Dallas and Lee round up the huge amount of A24 news and review 'Moonbase 8' which follows three subpar astronauts in one of several NASA Moon base training simulators located in Arizona, hoping to be the crew selected by NASA to travel to the actual Moon Base, whose construction is nearing completion.
We also go behind the scenes of the show too with interviews with guest stars Diandra Lyle and Ted Parker.
Lee Hutchison and Dallas King tackle every single movie released by A24, one of the most groundbreaking companies distributing some of the industry's most original films. We also bring you interviews with the people behind Eighth Grade, Hereditary, The Florida Project, Under The Skin, Midsommar, The Lighthouse, The Farewell, Waves and much more.