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Three passionate media scholars debate film, television and pop culture.

Three passionate media scholars debate film, television and pop culture.
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Detroit, MI

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Three passionate media scholars debate film, television and pop culture.

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@wrappodcast

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English


Episodes

Episode #45 – The Czar of Noir, Eddie Muller

11/18/2016
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Episode #45 Erik and Nick had the pleasure of recently talking to Eddie Muller, the Czar of Noir. Erik met Eddie at a Noir City event at the Redford Theatre in Metro Detroit. Our discussion touches on film noir as a genre, including the views of Andrew Sarris and Paul Schrader, Our discussion also covers … Continue reading Episode #45 – The Czar of Noir, Eddie Muller → The post Episode #45 – The Czar of Noir, Eddie Muller appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 01:25:35


[ENCORE] EPISODE #4 – FILM NOIR WITH SPECIAL GUEST DAVID J. HOGAN

11/16/2016
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Encore presentation of Episode #4 We are replaying our interview with David J. Hogan from May 2013 in anticipation of our next episode, an interview with Eddie Muller. We thought it would be nice to have these back-to-back in the feed so you can get your film noir fix all at once. Enjoy! The post [ENCORE] EPISODE #4 – FILM NOIR WITH SPECIAL GUEST DAVID J. HOGAN appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 01:06:02


Episode #43 Part II – Coen Brothers continued

5/16/2016
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Episode #43 - Part II Here's Part II of our discussion of the Coen Brothers. We had some lost audio in the first part, and this is that audio. In Part I, we do pickups, talk about Hail Caesar for almost an hour, and get into about 17 minutes of a discussion of the Coen Brothers in general. In Part II, we continue the discussion. If you missed the beginning of the discussion, go back and listen to Part I. (If you don't care about or don't want to listen to a discussion of Hail Caesar, skip...

Duration: 00:40:47


Episode #43 – THE COEN BROS / HAIL CAESAR

5/13/2016
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Episode#43 We hope you enjoy our COEN BROTHERS / HAIL CAESAR episode wherein we dicuss Joel and Ethan's latest effort and cast retrospection on their canon. Part of what makes these auteurs so fascinating is their cultivation of an aesthetic work ethic that spreads across a broad and diverse body of thematic/narrative/genre landscapes. Bold filmmakers unafraid to work within the template of genre; they subvert and mold them into Coen Brothers films. We discuss their highs, lows and...

Duration: 01:09:48


Episode #42 – The 88th Academy Awards

2/25/2016
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To cap off our week long Oscars extravaganza - we present our all-Oscars episode wherein we discuss our thoughts on this year's best picture nominees, our own special favorites and, of course, our predictions. Let us know if you've enjoyed our special Oscars coverage this year. We appreciate any and all feedback. Here is the legendary Rob Lowe/Snow white opening number to the 1989 Oscars that we mentioned in this episode. Careers went up in flames over this......

Duration: 00:56:21


The Big Short (Special Oscars Episode)

2/24/2016
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A short episode with our reaction to The Big Shortas part of our Oscars 2016 coverage. The post The Big Short (Special Oscars Episode) appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 00:29:01


Bridge of Spies (Special Oscars Episode)

2/23/2016
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A short episode with our reaction to Bridge of Spiesas part of our Oscars 2016 coverage. The post Bridge of Spies (Special Oscars Episode) appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 00:26:58


Brooklyn (Special Oscars Episode)

2/23/2016
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A short episode with our reaction to Brooklyn as part of our Oscars 2016 coverage. The post Brooklyn (Special Oscars Episode) appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 00:26:11


Mad Max (Special Oscars Episode)

2/23/2016
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A short episode with our reaction to Mad Maxas part of our Oscars 2016 coverage. The post Mad Max (Special Oscars Episode) appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 00:20:46


The Martian (Special Oscars Episode)

2/22/2016
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A short episode with our reaction to The Martianas part of our Oscars 2016 coverage. The post The Martian (Special Oscars Episode) appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 00:31:06


The Revenant (Special Oscars Episode)

2/22/2016
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A short episode with our reaction to The Revenant as part of our Oscars 2016 coverage. The post The Revenant (Special Oscars Episode) appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 00:20:17


Room (Special Oscars Episode)

2/22/2016
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A quick 20-30 minute reaction to Room in our Oscars 2016 series. The post Room (Special Oscars Episode) appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 00:25:57


Spotlight (Special Oscars Episode)

2/22/2016
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A short episode of our reaction to Spotlight as part of our Oscars 2016 coverage. The post Spotlight (Special Oscars Episode) appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 00:23:39


Episode #41 – The Hateful Eight and Star Wars: The Force Awakens

1/27/2016
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Episode #41 In episode #41, your hosts (Erik Marshall, Nick Schlegel and Chris Gullen)discuss Quentin Tarantino's eighthfeature film The Hateful Eightand Star Wars: The Force Awakens.We start with a discussion of Tarantino in general before diving into the film. Spoiler: 2/3 of us loved the movie. In segment 2, we turn into a bunch of salivating fanboys before launching into a slightly more critical stance on the latest in the Star Wars franchise, directed by JJ Abrams. We also talk about...

Duration: 01:19:30


The Year in Review – 2015: Special Episode

1/5/2016
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That’s a Wrap happily presents its 2015 year in review. Chris may join in later with his picks but for this 365 day roundup Erik and Nick share their favorite films, television and books of 2015. For Erik, Ex Machina took the top honor for his favorite film of the year (covered in-depth in Episode … Continue reading The Year in Review – 2015: Special Episode → The post The Year in Review – 2015: Special Episode appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 01:00:42


Episode #40: Holiday movies and A Very Murray Christmas

12/10/2015
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This time Nick, Erik and Chris tackle holiday movies, including movies explicitly aboutChristmas and movies we like to watch during the holiday season. It’s a fun, loose conversation with some cinematic gems. We then decided to watch the Netflixspecial A Very Murray Christmas, directed by Sofia Coppola and starring Bill Murray and Paul Schaffer, along … Continue reading Episode #40: Holiday movies and A Very Murray Christmas → The post Episode #40: Holiday movies and A Very Murray...

Duration: 01:30:17


Episode #39 – Ex Machina and Wes Craven

10/2/2015
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Episode #39 Please join us for episode #39 where we discuss thescience fiction darling of many critics and audiences this year, Alex Garland’s Ex Machina (2015). Erik and Nick discuss their reactions to the film and also the topic of gendered/sexualized androids, robots and cyborgs trending now and in the recent past. In segment two, … Continue reading Episode #39 – Ex Machina and Wes Craven → The post Episode #39 – Ex Machina and Wes Craven appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 01:39:49


Episode #38 – Our Top Movie Openings

8/19/2015
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Episode # 38 In this episode, we each list and discuss our top (favorite) movie openingsof all time. We loosely define openings to include pre-credits, credits, post-credits – shots, scenes, sequences etc. Pretty much anything in the first ten minutes is fair game. We hope, as always, that you enjoy our list episodes – and … Continue reading Episode #38 – Our Top Movie Openings → The post Episode #38 – Our Top Movie Openings appeared first on That's a Wrap!.

Duration: 02:00:22


Episode #37 – The Marvel Cinematic Universe and Netflix’s Daredevil

7/22/2015
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Episode # 37 The Marvel Cinematic Universe & Netflix’s Daredevil For Episode #37, Erik, Nick and Chris tackle the massive Marvel Cinematic Universe as well as the Netflix streaming series, Daredevil. The guys give a brief history of the superhero genre from the eighties up to the present including commenting on the (somewhat controversial) acquisition … Continue reading Episode #37 – The Marvel Cinematic Universe and Netflix’s Daredevil → The post Episode #37 – The Marvel Cinematic...

Duration: 01:57:20


Episode #36 – Jurassic World & Jaws: 40th Anniversary.

7/6/2015
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Episode # 36 That’s a Wrap presents its Summer Blockbuster Extravaganza! For their 36th episode the ladstackle 2015’s runaway summer juggernaut Jurassic World. An exciting and insightful look at the franchise and its latest (record breaking) entry await you! In the second segment, we perform our own “half-assed autopsy” on the original summer blockbuster, 1975’s … Continue reading Episode #36 – Jurassic World & Jaws: 40th Anniversary. → The post Episode #36 – Jurassic World & Jaws: 40th...

Duration: 01:29:33

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