Mar 23, 2020
In today’s unorthodox episode, we discuss David Lynch’s unorthodox film “Mulholland Drive”. Is it a crime movie? Is it a good movie? Is it a groundbreaking masterpiece? Alex and Jordan try to find an answer, and on top of everything else try an unorthodox Arnott’s Time choice..
Mar 12, 2020
To celebrate our FOURTH birthday, Alex and Jordan, (along with four-time Podfather guest Daniel Lammin) discuss David Fincher’s 1995 thriller “Seven”.
We discuss the film’s social and psychological longevity, Fincher and his team’s masterful use of colour and sound, and whether that ending still works once you...
Feb 23, 2020
It’s back-to-back Safdie as we talk about the Brothers’ 2017 film “Good Time”. We discuss their unique approach to filmmaking, Robert Pattinson’s admirable career trajectory and how important colour and editing are to storytelling.
Feb 9, 2020
Adam Sandler, star of such hits as “Pixels”, “Grown Ups 2 and “Jack and Jill” shines in his new release, “Uncut Gems”. Alex and Jordan discuss Sandler’s powerful performance, the incredible direction from the Safdie Brothers and why it’s so important to see movies that defy expectations. We also take a...
Feb 4, 2020
Another episode recorded out of time, on today’s Podfather we look at two very similar but also very different versions of the same film - “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels” (1988) and “The Hustle” (2019) - both retellings of 1964’s “Bedtime Story”.
We again look at the merits and pitfalls of remakes, and see if...