Episode notes

Sebastián Lelio directs Florence Pugh, Tom Burke, and a beatific kiddo (Kila Lord Cassidy) in the new Netflix film, The Wonder.

Then, we have Hall of Excellence results, a movie quiz about framing devices, and a Christmas Movie Minute.

What’s Good
Alonso – VHS
Drea – Ravensburger puzzles within puzzles
Leah – Wordle, kinda
Ify – St Louis trip and package season

Marcel the Shell With Shoes On and Apollo 10 ½ will be considered for animation Oscar category
Scoob!: Holiday Haunt Has Wrapped Production…Despite Being Canceled
The Red Carpet at the Milan Premiere of ‘Bones and All’ Was Shut Down

Staff Picks
Drea – Something in the Dirt
Alonso – Take This Waltz
Leah – Holy Spider (and All the Beauty and the Bloodshed)
Ify – Only God Forgives


Ify Nwadiwe
Drea Clark
Alonso Duralde
Leah Greenblatt

Produced by Marissa Flaxbart
Sr. Producer Laura Swisher

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  • Leah Greenblatt

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A movie podcast that isn’t just a bunch of straight white dudes. Comedian Ify Nwadiwe is joined by film producer Drea Clark and film critic Alonso Duralde for a fast, funny, flight through film. Maximum Film! is news, reviews and in-depth insight, beamed directly into your ears every week.

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