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2019-10-7

Talking about Doubt (2008) with Caitlin Mae Burke

Season 2, Ep. 18

On this no doubt about it excellent episode of Oeuvre Busters, Liam and George welcome Caitlin Mae Burke to discuss Doubt (2008), starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Amy Adams, and Viola Davis. Topics discussed: devotional candles; Vatican II: The Revenge; Creaster Christians; the boogie down Bronx. Also, oof, dads!


Topics not covered? The great Christian Schism of 1054 that gave us the Catholic and Orthodox churches as we know them today. 


Friend of the podcast, Mark Pagan of the Other Men Need Help podcast, will be having an event on October 8: https://www.google.com/search?q=other+men+need+help+caveatt&rlz=1C1GCEU_enUS821US821&oq=other+men+need+help+caveatt&aqs=chrome..69i57.7423j1j4&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 Please show up and support Mark, Caitlin and their awesome podcast.


Event listing at BRIC: https://www.bricartsmedia.org/events-performances/brooklyn-media-maker-weekend-2019-redefining-media-mogul


You can find more OB content at www.oeuvrebusters.com. Also, please feel free to drop us a line, either via email or voicemail recording, at Oeuvrebusters@gmail.com. We are looking to incorporate feedback from our listeners during the show itself, so leave us some thoughts and we might share them on the podcast.


Please don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review whenever and wherever you can. We appreciate all the love and support.


"Robobozo" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

2019-10-7

Talking about Doubt (2008) with Caitlin Mae Burke

Season 2, Ep. 18

On this no doubt about it excellent episode of Oeuvre Busters, Liam and George welcome Caitlin Mae Burke to discuss Doubt (2008), starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Amy Adams, and Viola Davis. Topics discussed: devotional candles; Vatican II: The Revenge; Creaster Christians; the boogie down Bronx. Also, oof, dads!


Topics not covered? The great Christian Schism of 1054 that gave us the Catholic and Orthodox churches as we know them today. 


Friend of the podcast, Mark Pagan of the Other Men Need Help podcast, will be having an event on October 8: https://www.google.com/search?q=other+men+need+help+caveatt&rlz=1C1GCEU_enUS821US821&oq=other+men+need+help+caveatt&aqs=chrome..69i57.7423j1j4&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 Please show up and support Mark, Caitlin and their awesome podcast.


Event listing at BRIC: https://www.bricartsmedia.org/events-performances/brooklyn-media-maker-weekend-2019-redefining-media-mogul


You can find more OB content at www.oeuvrebusters.com. Also, please feel free to drop us a line, either via email or voicemail recording, at Oeuvrebusters@gmail.com. We are looking to incorporate feedback from our listeners during the show itself, so leave us some thoughts and we might share them on the podcast.


Please don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review whenever and wherever you can. We appreciate all the love and support.


"Robobozo" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

2019-9-25

Talking about Synecdoche, New York (2008) with guest co-host Shahir Daud!

Season 2, Ep. 17

On this synecdochal episode of Oeuvre Busters, Liam and George invite Shahir Daud on to discuss 2008’s Synecdoche, New York, starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Samantha Morton, Michelle Williams, and Catherine Keener. The film is written and directed by Charlie Kaufman. Topics discussed: Cotard syndrome; existentialist filmmaking; houses on fire; anonymous actor T. Cruise; also, what happens when you combine Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and Her? Well, listen and find out! Topics not discussed: Bertolt Brecht’s journals and what they can teach us about the rise of fascism.


Shahir Daud is a filmmaker and podcaster. Find his work at https://shahirdaud.com/ He also co-hosts a podcast with Matthew Krol, The Only Podcast About Movies. Give it a listen if you have not already!

 

You can find more OB content at www.oeuvrebusters.com. Also, please feel free to drop us a line, either via email or voicemail recording, at Oeuvrebusters@gmail.com. We are looking to incorporate feedback from our listeners during the show itself, so leave us some thoughts and we might share them on the podcast.


Please don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review whenever and wherever you can. We appreciate all the love and support.


"Robobozo" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

2019-8-22

BONUS: Phillip Seymour Hoffman's queer roles with Annie Rose Malamet

Season 2, Ep. 14

George is on vacation, so Liam hijacked the podcast to speak with Annie Malamet about the queer roles of Philip Seymour Hoffman. Films covered: Flawless, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Capote, Boogie Nights, and The Master. Also, Annie legit teaches us like 3 new words.


Annie Rose Malamet is an Educator, Artist, and Podcast Host. Her podcast, @girlsgutsgiallo, can be found wherever you get podcasts. Help support her work at https://www.patreon.com/girlsgutsgiallo


You can find more OB content at www.oeuvrebusters.com. Also, please feel free to drop us a line, either via email or voicemail recording, at Oeuvrebusters@gmail.com. We are looking to incorporate feedback from our listeners during the show itself, so leave us some thoughts and we might share them on the podcast.


Please don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review whenever and wherever you can. We appreciate all the love and support.


"Robobozo" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

2019-8-14

Talking about Mission Impossible 3 (2006), featuring Phillip Seymour Hoffman and co-hosted by Jose Rodriguez!

Season 2, Ep. 13

On this impossible episode of Oeuvre Busters, George and Liam welcome guest host Jose Rodriguez to discuss 2006's Mission Impossible Three, starring Tom Cruise, Ving Rhames, Michelle Monaghan, and, of course, Philip Seymour Hoffman. Topics covered: fulcrums vs. pendulums; Tom Cruise's thetan count; Liam's recent religious conversion; spy franchises, ranked! Plus: Ethan Hunt fucks the flag. 


Topics not covered: The biographical masterpieces of the one and only Hermione Lee. As the Guardian recently said in regards to her recent biography of Penelope Fitzgerald: "Lee is a master of that most neglected of literary genres: the literary biography. It is essential that she be read."


Our guest host, Jose Rodriguez, is a brilliant filmmaker. Find his work below!  


DEAD-END (fiction short)

https://vimeo.com/140514161


ADOLESCENCIA (documentary short)

https://vimeo.com/180646107


Film Force (film collective run by Jose Rodriguez & Tim Noble)

https://www.thisisfilmforce.com


You can find more OB content at www.oeuvrebusters.com. Also, please feel free to drop us a line, either via email or voicemail recording, at Oeuvrebusters@gmail.com. We are looking to incorporate feedback from our listeners during the show itself, so leave us some thoughts and we might share them on the podcast.


Please don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review whenever and wherever you can. We appreciate all the love and support.


"Robobozo" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/