Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week staff writer Danny King, associate editor Nick Newman, and I talk about the use of 3D by some of our favorite auteurs and how it changes our opinion of them and of the medium. Then, we set sail into Ang Lee‘s adaptation of Life of Pi. To end we wrap up the films coming to theaters and DVD in the coming week, which include ParaNorman, Lawless, and Killing Them Softly. Then we give you our random recommendations of things we watched on our own this week.
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00:00 – 17:59 – Introductions and Discussion of Auteurs Using 3D
17:59 – 35:14 – Feature Review of Life of Pi
35:14 – 55:51 – Spoilers for Life of Pi
55:51 – 1:07:40 – Picks for Next Week, Closing Remarks, and Outtakes
Opening music comes courtesy of Joy Division.
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