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A "treatment," in Hollywood parlance, is a concise overview of a screenplay. Film critic Elvis Mitchell gives the "treatment" to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies and popular art and entertainment. Each week, Elvis speaks with an amazing array of guests, discussing everything from their inner conflicts to their interior design.

A "treatment," in Hollywood parlance, is a concise overview of a screenplay. Film critic Elvis Mitchell gives the "treatment" to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies and popular art and entertainment. Each week, Elvis speaks with an amazing array of guests, discussing everything from their inner conflicts to their interior design.
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Santa Monica, CA

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KCRW

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A "treatment," in Hollywood parlance, is a concise overview of a screenplay. Film critic Elvis Mitchell gives the "treatment" to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies and popular art and entertainment. Each week, Elvis speaks with an amazing array of guests, discussing everything from their inner conflicts to their interior design.

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English

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1900 Pico Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90405 310-450-5183


Episodes

Sebastián Lelio: "Gloria Bell’’

3/15/2019
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Director Sebastián Lelio discusses life and love through pop music in "Gloria Bell".

Duration:00:29:01

Will Welch: "GQ Magazine Editor-in-Chief’’

3/8/2019
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GQ Magazine Editor-in-chief Will Welch talks new direction for the celebrated men's magazine.

Duration:00:29:01

Joshua Rofé: 'Lorena'

3/1/2019
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Director Joshua Rofé explores Lorena Bobbitt's iconic 1993 scandal in "Lorena."

Duration:00:29:01

Ludwig Göransson: "Black Panther’’

2/15/2019
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Swedish composer Ludwig Göransson talks Grammy wins with "Black Panther" and Childish Gambino.

Duration:00:29:17

Adam McKay: "Vice’’

2/15/2019
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Director Adam McKay on the history and heart of former Vice President Dick Cheney in "Vice".

Duration:00:29:31

Yorgos Lanthimos: 'The Favourite'

2/8/2019
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Director Yorgos Lanthimos discusses career and recent Oscar nominated "The Favourite."

Duration:00:29:51

Bradley Cooper: 'A Star is Born'

2/1/2019
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Bradley Cooper discusses his directorial debut in "A Star is Born."

Duration:00:29:55

André Leon Talley: 'The Gospel According to André'

1/25/2019
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Former editor of Vogue magazine André Leon Talley talks life and fashion in “The Gospel According to André."

Duration:00:29:45

Spike Lee: "BlacKkKlansman’’

1/18/2019
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Director Spike Lee talks racial injustice and Jordan Peele in "BlacKkKlansman."

Duration:00:29:16

Karyn Kusama, Phil Hay & Matt Manfredi: 'Destroyer'

1/11/2019
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Karyn Kusama, Phil Hay & Matt Manfredi discuss female rage in "Destroyer."

Duration:00:30:05

Eric Idle: 'Always Look on the Bright Side of Life: A Sortabiography'

1/3/2019
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Monty Python's Eric Idle advises to "Always Look on the Bright Side of Life" in his sortabiography.

Duration:00:29:40

Regina Hall: 'Support The Girls'

12/28/2018
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With the release of "Support The Girls", actress Regina Hall reflects on the growth of her 20 year career.

Duration:00:29:57

Mahershala Ali: 'Green Book'

12/21/2018
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"Green Book" star Mahershala Ali discusses portraying Dr. Don Shirley.Mahershala Ali has been on the rise since his Academy Award winning performance in 2016's "Moonlight". Today on The Treatment, the breakout actor joins Elvis to discuss working with silence in his performances and experiencing racism both personally and through the perspective of Dr. Don Shirley in "Green Book".

Duration:00:30:33

John Krasinski: A Quiet Place

12/12/2018
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Actor turned director John Krasinski talks theme of loneliness in "A Quiet Place."

Duration:00:30:41

Jack Black & Kyle Gass: "Tenacious D: Post-Apocalypto’’

12/7/2018
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Tenacious D talks album and YouTube series "Post Apocalypto."

Duration:00:30:16

Jason Reitman: "The Front Runner"

11/30/2018
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Director, Jason Reitman, talks political ethics in "The Front Runner."

Duration:00:29:47

Michael B. Jordan: "Creed II"

11/21/2018
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Actor Michael B. Jordan talks pride and forging one's own path in "Creed II."

Duration:00:30:11

Mark Harris: Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War

11/16/2018
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"The sixth character was alcohol," journalist Mark Harris says of "Five Came Back," about five directors who filmed from the WWII trenches.

Duration:00:29:38

Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross: "Variety's 2018 Music for Screens Summit"

11/9/2018
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Elvis Mitchell in conversation with Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, taped live at Neuehouse Hollywood.

Duration:00:30:00

Jessica Harper: "Suspiria’’

11/2/2018
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Actress Jessica Harper discusses her cult-icon status as star of "Suspiria".

Duration:00:30:00