We go over Mindy Kaling’s feature screenwriting debut, Late Night, before reviewing the box office flop of Dark Phoenix, the most recent and final release of this generation of the X-Men franchise (1:00). Then, The Last Black Man in San Francisco director Joe Talbot joins to talk about his directorial debut—a picturesque examination of his hometown in the face of rapid gentrification (55:45).
Why ‘Dark Phoenix’ Flopped and ‘Late Night’ Works, Plus Joe Talbot on ‘The Last Black Man in San Francisco’
We go over Mindy Kaling’s feature screenwriting debut, ‘Late Night,’ before reviewing the box office flop of ‘Dark Phoenix’
Plus, Van and Rachel discuss Brittney Griner’s letter to President Joe Biden from a Russian prison and dynamics of the Black diaspora
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House and Hubbard make predictions for the upcoming tournament