Ep 33 // Movie Catch Up: Thunder Gods, Nuns, & Lawyers

Premiere DateNov 24, 2017
00:00 Intro
01:27 Movie Review: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ w/ Jacqueline Soller
03:23 Movie Chat: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ (spoiler alert)
16:58 1st Person: Michael // Overcoming Drug Addiction
23:15 Movie Review: ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’ w/ Charles Hinshaw
24:37 Movie Chat: ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’ (spoiler alert)
40:49 “I Can’t Lie” (BTR Live Studio, 2017) Silver Torches
46:25 Movie Review: ‘Novitiate’ w/ Jacqueline Soller
47:48 Movie Chat: ‘Novitiate’ (spoiler alert)
58:12 Outro / Credits
58:59 Finish.

This week, our two contributors on movies, Jacqueline Soller and Charles Hinshaw, join us to catch up on a few movies released in recent weeks not yet covered on the podcast:

Thor: Ragnarok, directed by Taika Waititi and starring Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Tessa Thompson, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, and Jeff Goldblum.

Roman J. Israel, Esq., directed by Dan Gilroy and starring Denzel Washington, Colin Farrell, and Carmen Ejogo.

Novitiate, directed by Margaret Betts and starring Melissa Leo and Margaret Qualley.

Along the way, we’ll also hear from a man named Michael about his struggles with addiction and we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by Seattle artist Silver Torches from an upcoming episode of BTR Live Studio.

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…