Episode notes

Framing devices, whip pans, Hollywood homages…oh my, it’s a new Wes Anderson movie! See how this one stacks up, for the WA-superfans, the newly initiated, and those who are somewhere in between. Plus, a hotline question about memorable angles and camerawork in film.

To leave a message for the hotline, email maximumfilm@maximumfun.org or visit maximumfun.org/hotline !

What’s Good
Alonso – Lingvano ASL course
Drea – Strawberries
Darren – Fake Rick Dalton Coverage on The Video Archives
Ify – Juneteenth Mini Fest


  1. Pixar’s ELEMENTAL Set a Box Office Record…
  2. Guillermo del Toro Wants to Focus on Animation
  3. Jon Hamm Was Supposed to Star in Gone Girl

Staff Picks
Alonso – The Blackening
Drea – A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence
Darren – The Naked Spur
Ify – The Truman Show

Ify Nwadiwe
Drea Clark
Alonso Duralde
Darren Franich

Produced by Marissa Flaxbart
Sr. Producer Laura Swisher

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  • Darren Franich

About the show

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.

Email maximumfilm@maximumfun.org and follow the show on Twitter @maximum_film.

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