Welcome to the newest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week staff writer Danny King and I discuss the concept of artists or brands in decline. Then we review the newest film from Pixar, Brave. To end we give our picks for upcoming theatrical and home video releases, including Magic Mike, People Like Us, and 21 Jump Street. Then, as a special treat, we give you our top selections of things we watched on our own this week. Stream below or click to download (right-click and save as…).
0:00 – 16:24 – Introduction and discussion of artists in decline.
16:24 – 43:07 – Our feature review of Brave
43:07 – 44:25 – A brief review of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
44:25 – 55:05 – Top Picks for the week ahead and closing remarks
Opening music comes courtesy of Joy Division. Clip from the trailer for Brave courtesy of Pixar and Disney.
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