This week marks the arrival of David Fincher’s long-awaited Mank, which chronicles the screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz’s life and work on the script for Citizen Kane. Sean and Amanda are joined by Chris Ryan and Adam Nayman for an expansive chat on all things Kane, Orson Welles, the fight over the film’s authorship, and classic Hollywood.
‘Mank’ Week: The Importance of ‘Citizen Kane’ and Orson Welles
Chris Ryan and Adam Nayman join the show for an expansive chat on all things ‘Citizen Kane,’ Orson Welles, the fight over the film’s authorship, and classic Hollywood
From 1982 to 1987, the Smiths produced more goddamn gorgeous beautiful songs than many other artists do in their entire careers. How did a stylish young guitar savant find the shyest poet, the one who lurked alone in the corner at every gig in the city?
New York Vs. San Francisco, Things Dave Looks for in Restaurant Menus, and the Greatness of Graeter’s
Dave and Chris make their predictions for NFL matchups based on a unique criterion: Which city has the better food?
Cousin Sal and the D3 look ahead to Thursday night’s matchup and a packed weekend of college football