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 controversy surrounding 48 frames-per-second film projection, as well as other trends in digital film projection and recording. Then we jump into a feature review of Frédéric Jardin’s slick, fast-paced thriller Sleepless Night. To end we dive into some upcoming theatrical and home video picks, including Steven Soderbergh’s spy thriller Haywire, and the behemoth that is Joss Whedon’s The Avengers. Stream below or click to download (right-click and save as…).
Opening music comes courtesy of Deerhunter and the sample of Sleepless Night trailer from Tribeca Films.
Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, TFS’ Dan Mecca, writer Danny King and I briefly discuss Ivan Reitman‘s Draft Day, starring Kevin Costner, before diving into a feature review of Jonathan Glazer’s sci-fi drama Under the Skin, starring Scarlett Johansson. Following that, we take a look at the films coming to [...]
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In theaters now, Ivan Reitman‘s new film, Draft Day, does quite a bit with a hard subject. Part of that is the writing, but a lot of the success on screen is due to the amassing of talent Reitman manages and the flash he implants into ordinary scenes. The life of a GM during a tumultuous and pressure-packed [...]