The Trial of the Chicago 7, Love and Monsters, American Utopia, Spontaneous, The Kid Detective

1:22:51
 
Share
 

Manage episode 274831602 series 2342562
By Jon. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

This week, we call Aaron Sorkin to the stand for his latest film The Trial of the Chicago 7, which is now on Netflix and stars Sacha Baron Cohen, Eddie Redmayne, Mark Rylance, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, and many more. We also find some time for love, or Love and Monsters to be specific, which stars Dylan O'Brien and Jessica Henwick. We discuss Spike Lee's concert film, David Byrne's American Utopia, which is now on HBO Max. Plus Spontaneous, a high school "sci fi black comedy" starring Katherine Langford and Charlie Plummer. And finally, The Kid Detective, a dark comedy starring Adam Brody and Sophie Nélisse.

Intro music: “Jovial” by Limes

Show Notes:

  • 00:00:00 – If Aaron Sorkin Wrote a Cinemaholics Sketch
  • 00:04:00 – Intro & Off-Topics
  • 00:08:05 – Mini reviews: Black Box, Nocturne, Evil Eye
  • 00:15:00 – Mini review: The Mortuary Collection on Shudder
  • 00:20:35 – The Trial of the Chicago 7
  • 00:48:15 – Love and Monsters
  • 00:55:40 – American Utopia
  • 01:04:50 – Spontaneous
  • 01:14:25 – The Kid Detective

Links to what we mentioned on the show:

Ways to connect with us:


Support the show on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/cinemaholics

See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Chapters

1. If Aaron Sorkin Wrote a Cinemaholics Sketch (00:00:00)

2. Intro & Off-Topics (00:04:00)

3. Mini reviews: Black Box, Nocturne, Evil Eye (00:08:05)

4. Mini review: The Mortuary Collection on Shudder (00:15:00)

5. The Trial of the Chicago 7 (00:20:35)

6. Love and Monsters (00:48:15)

7. American Utopia (00:55:40)

8. Spontaneous (01:04:50)

9. The Kid Detective (01:14:25)

280 episodes