Director Halina Reijn joins the show to discuss her new movie Bodies Bodies Bodies, starring Amanda Stenberg, Maria Bakalova, Rachel Sennott, Pete Davidson. We talk about the film’s incredible ending (no spoilers!), working with her cast to create a specific tone and realism, her use of music and score, as well as the ingenious way they let the actors light each other in the film’s dim night scenes.
Stick around for our review of Bodies Bodies Bodies, a breakdown of the Batgirl saga at DC, and more. Finally, Phil Contrino from the National Association of Theater Owners stops by for a chat about the positive outlook on the future of the theater-going experience.
Timestamps (approx. only)
00:03:58 - Halina Reijn Interview
00:29:39 - Is A24 THE Director’s Studio?
00:40:03 - HBO Max & DC Explained
00:55:26 - Interview: Looking Ahead At The Theatrical Experience
01:11:40 - This Week In Movies
01:12:38 - ‘Mark & Rita’ Review
01:16:06 - ‘Bodies Bodies Bodies’ Review
01:22:02 - Our Favorite Book Adaptations
01:42:43 - Outro
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Gabe studied Film & Photography at Webster University. He currently spends his free time looking like a fool trying to play Ice Hockey (a recently acquired hobby), playing video games, and watching every movie starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. Dwayne, if you're reading this...he sends his love.
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