Alex was joined by Film Misery contributor and podcast master in his own right, Justin Jagoe. Together they discuss the movies Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close and The Woman in Black. The conversation expands to why each film employs manipulation and whether or not it was effective. They also speculate as to why Max Von Sydow received an Oscar nomination and which race will be the hardest to predict.
- 00:32 – 02:14 – Introduction
- 02:14 – 33:31 – Review of Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
- 34:36 – 44:19 – Thoughts on the Oscars and New Question of the Week
- 45:10 – 59:26 – Review of The Woman in Black
- 1:00:40 – 1:06:37 – Recommendations and Contact Information
- Music for Episode 39 was from Kurt Thomas. [YouTube]
- Tracks included “No Name #2” and “Rain Like Snow.”
Question of the Week:
- If a movie evokes a strong emotion, does that mean it’s done its job?
- Name a movie that for you is emotionally manipulative.
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