The Actor and The Engineer Podcast

The Actor and The Engineer Podcast

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

We talk about the Denzel Washington produced adaptation of August Wilson's play which features Viola Davis and...

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Tenet

Armed with not enough time and way too many questions, we discuss Christopher Nolan's newest movie Tenet, how it's...

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Wild Rose

We are looking back a couple of years to a time before Jessie Buckley was in everything (I'm Thinking of Ending...

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Mank

It's time to dive deep into David Fincher's long-gestating passion project, Mank. He get's Gary Oldman, Amanda...

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Hillbilly Elegy

Ron Howard, Glenn Close, Amy Adams. Hillbilly Elegy has most of the ingredients of a good movie, but we try to figure...

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A Clockwork Orange

This week we wade into the ocean that is Stanley Kubrick. We talk about Kubrick's use of music, lighting and camera...

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Diabolique

Henri-Georges Clouzot's 1955 film Diabolique (or Les Diaboliques) may be seen as a proto-Psycho, but it is worth...

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Should Have Seen: The Wicker Man

The Wicker Man is a classic horror movie that neither one of us has seen or knew much about. Needless to say, this...

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The Trial of the Chicago 7

This week we talk about Aaron Sorkin's new film based on the real case against a group of activists charged with...

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The Devil All The Time

This week we talk about another new Netflix film based on a novel. The Devil All The Time has a murderer's row of...

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Page to Screen: i'm thinking of ending things

We look at the similarities and differences between Charlie Kaufman's new film and it's source material and try to...

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The Social Dilemma

This new Netflix documentary brings to the forefront the battle for our attention and the battle to change our...

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Prison Escape Movies

We talk about our favorite prison escape movies, including The Grand Illusion, Stalag 17, Cool Hand Luke, The Great...

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Whatcha Watching?

This week we catch up on what we have each seen recently and talk about preparing for our next episode (Prison Escape...

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The King of Staten Island

Judd Apatow’s new film pulls from his lead’s (Pete Davidson) real life history to focus on another...

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The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

This week we talk briefly about the new "The Batman" trailer. Then we look back to John Huston's Oscar-winning...

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Top 5s of 2000

We look back 20 years to a year after what many people consider one of the greatest movie years in history and find...

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Should Have Seen: Ben-Hur and Lawrence of Arabia

This week we talk about two epic movies that at least one of us hasn't seen before. Paul sees Ben-Hur and Josh sees...

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Palm Springs

Finally we get to take a detour from serious matters and talk about a light-hearted romp that just deals with...

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Clemency

This week we talk about Chinonye Chukwu's Sundance Grand Jury Prize-winning film centering on a veteran death row...

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