Ringer editor-in-chief Sean Fennessey and staff writer Justin Charity chat about the Netflix film Death Note and the difficulties of adapting anime (1:00). Then Sean sits down with director Adam Wingard to discuss how he went from scraping by to directing large-scale projects like Death Note and the forthcoming Godzilla vs. Kong (13:00).
‘The Big Picture’ — ‘Death Note’ Director Adam Wingard on Building a Hollywood Monster
Wingard joins Sean Fennessey to discuss whitewashing controversies, adapting beloved source material, and his new film
Larry also weighs in on pandemic fatigue, his issue with voter ID laws being called racist, and the Texas abortion ban
Mallory is joined by Andy Greenwald and TD St. Matthew-Daniel to analyze the ‘Hawkeye’ trailer and the new Tony Stark tale
All that, plus one reason to watch every other game
Can the Ravens rebound against the Chiefs? And can House hit a five-leg teaser?
The guys also discuss their legacies and the UFC’s inability to properly honor its stars after they’re done fighting
Plus, the Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week and David Shoemaker Guesses the Strained-Pun Headline