HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Chris Ryan to revisit and examine the Oscar-winning The Departed, directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Matt Damon and Leonardo DiCaprio. They break down everything from who was in the original intended cast to the film’s most memorable moments, as well as what the movie is trying to say about society through DiCaprio’s and Damon’s characters. And, of course, they unpack Jack Nicholson’s memorable Boston accent.
‘The Departed’ With Bill Simmons and Chris Ryan
A discussion of themes, craft, and, of course, accents
Van Lathan and Rachel Lindsay break down the 2021 Emmys, the Clippers’ new stadium, and more
Sean and Amanda discuss potential Oscar contenders after Telluride and TIFF
Despite injuries, a lackluster day on offense, and some miscues, Dallas was able to edge out a team with playoff hopes. Is there more of that in the Cowboys’ future?
Philadelphia has been mired in .500-ish seasons for the past few years, but buoyed by a surging Harper, the team is looking to get back to the postseason for the first time since 2011