We discuss the continued dominance of Avengers: Endgame at the box office and the ramifications for wide-release movies and smaller festival darlings alike (1:30) before analyzing Zac Efron’s portrayal of Ted Bundy (26:40) in Netflix’s Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, and Vile. Then the film’s director, Joe Berlinger, joins the show to discuss his documentary work, his second narrative film, and its companion documentary (31:40).
‘Endgame’ Reigns in Theaters, While Netflix Rules at Home—What’s the Future?
Plus, ‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, and Vile’ Director Joe Berlinger
Brian breaks down the Celtics’ overtime win against the Lakers
Rosenberg explains why this might be one of the most surprising events in history
Surviving in ‘The Last of Us’ Universe, Reading Recommendations, ‘Doctor Who’ Prep, and More Mailbag!
Mallory and Joanna talk popular HBO shows and compile a sizeable list of book recommendations for any and all interested parties—give them a look!
Plus, writer-director Brandon Cronenberg joins to discuss his new film ‘Infinity Pool’
Bryan and Nora unpack some NFL playoff media topics, Jason Gay joins to discuss how Billy Packer’s career transformed college basketball, and more