This week we open with the Netflix musical biopic MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM
(3:34), starring Viola Davis and Chadwick Boseman. Then we review George Clooney's post-apocalyptic Netflix sci-fi film THE MIDNIGHT SKY
(15:18) with Felicity Jones and David Oyelowo. Next, we discuss the first-ever Tom Hanks Western NEWS OF THE WORLD
(29:21) directed by Paul Greengrass. We wrap up with Emerald Fennell's darkly comedic revenge tale PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN
(42:42) starring Carey Mulligan. And in this week's Patreon bonus audio
, we discuss the 2006 Nancy Meyers romcom THE HOLIDAY
, because tis the season.