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Jul 11, 2019

Mike Hill is known for his amazing concept work in Blade Runner 2049 and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, but his incredible breakdowns of how stories work in film are equally impressive. Join us as we get his first impressions on an MG favorite: Michael Cimino's first film, Thunderbolt & Lightfoot. This...


Jun 26, 2019

Roman Polanski's genre-defining masterpiece Chinatown is almost inarguably one of the greatest movies ever made: a flawless epic featuring Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, and John Huston all at the top of their game, with a screenplay that  is often held up as the best that Hollywood has ever produced - we still feel its...


Jun 13, 2019

Cinematographer Ken Stachnik, whose work can be seen in the scary-as-hell thrillers ClownTown and The Toybox, joins MG to talk about one of his great cinematic inspirations:Pam Grier's vengeance-packed, genre-defining hit Coffy. Often cited as the best film of the 1970's 'blaxploitation' movement, Coffy's...


May 30, 2019

MG welcomes VR mastermind Sally Slade to the podcast to discuss David Cronenberg's Ambien-esque acid trip thriller eXistenZ. Coming out only three weeks after the Wachowski sisters' similarly-themed kick-to-the-Zeitgeist superhit The Matrix, the film failed at the box office, but it has recently been reappraised, being...


May 16, 2019

Artist Robh Ruppel is known for his incredible work on Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse, Love, Death & Robots, as well as his gorgeous art book Graphic L.A , so MG is thrilled to have him in to discuss the most visually-focused  of genres: Film Noir.  Over the decades, Noir became one of the most influential movements...