Welcome to the newest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, associate editor Nick Newman, staff writer Danny King and I look at the recently announced line-up for Cannes, and give our five most anticipated films for the festival. Then we jump into a feature review of Bobcat Goldthwait’s dark satire/comedy, God Bless America. To end we dive into some upcoming theatrical and home video picks, including Elles, starring Juliette Binoche, as well as Return, starring Linda Cardellini and directed by Liza Johnson, and The Wicker Tree. Stream below or click to download (right-click and save as…).
Opening music comes courtesy of Deerhunter and the sample of God Bless America trailer from Magnolia Pictures.
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