Episode notes

David Leitch, the director of Atomic Blonde, Bullet Train, and Hobbs & Shaw, got his Hollywood start as a stunt man. Now he’s coming full circle, making an action/comedy/romance about that stunt life, with a pair of Oscar-nominated Barbenheimer love interests at the center. And we’ve got filmmaker April Wright, director of Stuntwomen: The Untold Story, here to offer an insider’s perspective!

What’s Good
Alonso – The Circle
April – Taurus World Stunt Awards
Drea – new Doctor Who with Jinx Monsoon


  1. George Clooney to Make His Broadway Debut in Good Night and Good Luck Adaptation
  2. Art Directors Guild Suspends Their Training Program
  3. B Movie Legend Roger Corman Has Died at 98

Staff Picks
Alonso – Stunt Rock
April – Dolemite Is My Name
Drea – Birds of Prey

You can watch April’s movie Stuntwomen: The Untold Hollywood Story on all of Alonso’s streaming services, and even some others!

In this episode...


  • April Wright

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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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