Bryan Curtis stops by to talk about Richard Jewell and Bombshell, two new films about the media, the Kathy Scruggs controversy at the center of Clint Eastwood’s latest, and how factual a movie about real people ought to be (1:04). Then, Sean and Amanda break down the just-released Oscars short lists and survey the Best Director race—and the probable absence of women from said race (38:48). Finally, Sean is joined by Bombshell director Jay Roach to discuss his long career in comedy and the making of his new film about the inner workings of Fox News (60:36).
‘Bombshell,’ ‘Richard Jewell,’ and What Happens When Movies Mess With the Media
Bryan Curtis stops by to talk about the Kathy Scruggs controversy at the center of Clint Eastwood’s latest film and how factual a movie about real people ought to be
The Ringer’s Ben Solak breaks down what options the San Francisco 49ers have at quarterback heading into next season after another conference championship loss, with Trey Lance and Brock Purdy both returning from injury and Jimmy G imminently parting ways with the team
The guys also discuss the Denver Broncos’ decision to hire Sean Payton
Chris and Dave answer your burning questions, such as what to do with old cooking oil, what’s the best kind of vegetable peeler, mayo vs. butter on grilled cheese, and how to learn knife skills at home