Black Panther is making a splash in newspaper columns & box offices around the world – can it live up to the hype? Staying on the high-expectations train, we also dissect Guillermo del Toro’s massively awards-nominated The Shape of Water. Should it take home all 13 of the Oscars it’s tipped for? Back in WWBW land, Phil caught up with Steven Soderbergh’s Logan Lucky, and Laurie watched Ryan Reynolds charm everyone again in 2000s romcom Definitely, Maybe. And there’s also a sneaky Picture Perfect in there Laurie feels somewhat self-conscious about… stay tuned to the end for your emails and tweets, and keep all your thoughts coming to firstname.lastname@example.org and @superbaileybros! Thanks for listening.
Rachel Weisz tackles Daphne du Maurier’s enigmatic heroine in My Cousin Rachel, while BLAME! sees Netflix release a feature-length adaptation of a long-running Japanese manga series. Laurie saw both of these and also covers Children of Men and Gladiator for WWBW, with Phil taking a crack at How to Train Your Dragon and Sense & Sensibility. He also tries to explain how he handles movie fan frustration when friends don’t pick up on a film in quite the same way. Thanks for your emails and tweets! Keep them coming to email@example.com and @superbaileybros – and of course, thanks for listening.
Another 4-movie episode! Phil saw Loving, starring Oscar-nominated Ruth Negga, Laurie saw Oscar-nommed 20th Century Women with Annette Bening and Denial with Rachel Weisz, while horror correspondent Benedict Seal dropped in to talk soft-reboot Rings. Phil also asks for help in choosing the ideal Valentine’s Day movie – for an unspecified reason. Thanks for listening & stay in touch on firstname.lastname@example.org and @superbaileybros!