Episode notes

In Adele Lim’s boisterous directorial debut, JOY RIDE, four American friends get up to some major hijinks while in China. But there’s more than laughs on offer in this comedy, which the gang discusses with comedian Jenny Yang. Then, we send some groups of friends on vacations of our own design.

What’s Good
Alonso – The Bear Ep. 206
Drea – The cookies of 2023
Jenny – Being back
Ify – RTX, BBQ


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  3. Barbie Banned In Vietnam Over Interpretation of Map Details

Staff Picks
Drea – The Lesson
Alonso – Rock Hudson: All That Heaven Allowed
Jenny – Better Luck Tomorrow
Ify – Crazy Rich Asians

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Ify Nwadiwe
Drea Clark
Alonso Duralde
Jenny Yang

Produced by Marissa Flaxbart
Sr. Producer Laura Swisher

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  • Jenny Yang

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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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