Ep 127 // 20yr Film Retro: ‘The Iron Giant’ / ‘Brittany Runs A Marathon’

Premiere DateSep 13, 2019
00:00 Intro
01:17 START /// 20yr Film Retro: ‘The Iron Giant’ w/ J. McVay, Jacqueline Soller, & Charles Hinshaw
03:46 Did you see this when it came out?
05:21 What is your take on it now? Does it hold up? Has it been influential?
12:06 What stands out to you now?
20:15 Have the people involved in the film been successful since then?
25:40 Do you think the movie will continue to stand the test of time?
30:41 Favorite scenes or elements / wrapping up /// END
36:52 1st Person: Edie // Wishing She Was A Better Mother
42:47 Movie Review: Jacqueline Soller on ‘Brittany Runs A Marathon’
44:26 Movie Chat w/ Jacqueline Soller & J. McVay (Spoiler Alert)
56:00 “Can’t Get Around” (BTR Live Studio, 2019) Big Bend
61:29 Outro / Credits
62:18 Finish.

J. McVay is joined by Jacqueline Soller and Charles Hinshaw to continue an ongoing project in which they look back on movies from 1999 to discuss how they hold up 20 years later. Sixth in the series: ‘The Iron Giant,’ directed by Brad Bird.

Later in the episode, Jacqueline Soller and J. McVay discuss the recently released movie, ‘Brittany Runs A Marathon,’ directed by Paul Downs Colaizzo and starring Jillian Bell — out now from Amazon Studios.

And we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by Ohio artist Big Bend, from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.

J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…