Gal Gadot storms into cinemas as Wonder Woman this weekend, has the DCEU finally scored a hit with Patty Jenkins directing? Laurie tells all and also covers Hirokazu Kore-eda’s new family drama After the Storm, plus Brad Pitt’s new political satire War Machine on Netflix originals. Phil caught Johnny Depp and Brenton Thwaites in Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge (or was it Dead Men Tell No Tales?), and also covers off the whole Pirates franchise for a bit of nostalgic context in WWBW. Thanks for your emails & tweets sent to email@example.com and @superbaileybros, and thanks for listening!
How did Benedict Cumberbatch & Tilda Swinton do in Doctor Strange? Is Ben Affleck a convincing bean-counter slash vigilante in The Accountant? Are those weird Trolls toys cute or creepy in their first big screen feature? We also looked at Wes Anderson’s career & had a go at figuring out what makes him so distinctive – and for our money, wonderful to watch. Thanks for your emails & tweets, keep them coming at firstname.lastname@example.org and @superbaileybros on Twitter!
Have the Coens gone off the boil? There are some strange opinions flying around about their latest feature, 1950s movie studio spoof ‘Hail, Caesar!’