Episode notes

Director John Carney has a very particular set of skills…this week, the gang discusses those skills and how they’re on display in his latest, FLORA AND SON, starring Eve Hewson. Then, we debate a Hotline question about works of genius.

What’s Good
Alonso – Bing and Billie and Frank and Ella and Judy and Barbra by Dan Callahan
Drea – extra large green seedless grapes
Siobhan – going out to dinner
Ify – WGA Strike ending/Bob’s Big Boy


  1. SAG-AFTRA and Studios Meet to Negotiate this week
  2. Outfest Has Been In the Headlines This Past Week…
  3. Beyonce’s Concert Film Drops in December, Also via AMC

Staff Picks
Alonso – Begin Again
Drea – Showing Up
Siobhan – The Killing of Two Lovers, Arthur
Ify – Saw II

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Drea Clark
Alonso Duralde
Ify Nwadiwe
Siobhan Fallon Hogan

Producer Marissa Flaxbart
Sr. Producer Laura Swisher

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  • Siobhan Fallon Hogan

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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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