The Year in Film, So Far - part 2: The Top 5 Films of the Year
Mario and Tom talk about their favorite movies of the year so far: Mario - X (Ti West), Petit Maman (Celine Sciamma), The Northman (Robert Eggers), Happening (Audrey Diwan), On the Count of Three (Jerrod Carmichael). Tom - The Batman (Matt Reeves), Petit Maman (Celine Sciamma), Vortex (Gaspar Noe), After Yang (Kogonada), Mad God (Phil Tippett)
David Cronenberg's "Crimes of the Future" and "Naked Lunch," "Crash," and "Existenz"
Mario and Tom try to get comfortable with podcasting again in an uncomfortable setting, specifically among the fleshy films of David Cronenberg. They talk about some classic Cron - Naked Lunch (12:30), Crash (32:30), ExistenZ (59:30), before digging into his new film Crimes of the Future (1:27:30). ON TAP!!! A collaboration between Skygazer and Abomination Brewing - Dream Sphere, a sour ale brewed with raspberries, granola, yogurt, cacao, and lactose - https://www.abominationbrewing.com/beers-1 (8:00) Intro - Her Eyes Play Tricks on the Camera - Robert Pollard, Outro - Ghost - Neutral Milk Hotel
"Scream (5)," "The Tragedy of Macbeth," and the best animated movies of the year
Mario starts the show off by talking about his top 5 video games of the year (6:15), then giving his thoughts on the newest installment of the "Scream" franchise (24:45). Then Mario and Tom dig into Joel Coen's "The Tragedy of Macbeth," now streaming on Apple TV +, starring Denzel Washington and Frances Mcdormand, (49:15). Finally, they have an impromptu discussion about their favorite animated movies of the year (2:10:00).