Rio Bravo (w/ Clara Cook)

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/10720592/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/763355/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] On this week’s episode, Clara Cook stops by to discuss one of the great Westerns, 1959’s RIO BRAVO. We also talk about Howard Hawks’ directorial style, the ‘Hawksian woman’ and the challenges of appraising the work of John Wayne… Support The Movie Palace on […]

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Bernard Herrmann and the music of North by Northwest (w/Brandon Brown)

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/10611488/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/763355/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] On our second episode this week, documentarian Brandon Brown joins me to discuss legendary composer Bernard Herrmann. We talk about why Herrmann is such a significant figure, his collaboration with Alfred Hitchcock and his score for North by Northwest…   To find out more […]

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North by Northwest (w/ Andy Wolverton)

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/10598768/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/763355/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] To mark the 60th anniversary of NORTH BY NORTHWEST, we’ve got two new episodes this week! Today, Andy Wolverton joins me to discuss the film. Be sure to tune in on Friday, too, when I speak to documentarian Brandon Brown about Bernard Herrmann’s collaboration with Alfred […]

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