Episode 28 – ‘Big Eyes’ and ‘Birdman’

The Cinematic Tangent Returns! The guys talk Tim Burton’s Big Eyes and Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman. Do comedies get darker than Birdman? Is Big Eyes a return to form for Burton? Plus, listener mail and more.

Episode 27 – ‘The Hobbit’ and the Rise of High Frame Rate

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is out, and Chad was brave enough to see it in 48 fps. How does this last chapter of the Middle-earth saga stack up? Does Brad suddenly love the Lord of the Rings? Then, listener mail leads to a talk about film aspect ratios and Katnis Everdeen.

Episode 22 – ‘Gone Girl’, ‘Love Is Strange’, and ‘The Boxtrolls’

David Fincher returns with Gone Girl, which is stirring up a fierce feminist debate. Is Love is Strange aware that it’s supposed to be a movie? And does The Boxtrolls fill the void created by the unfortunate demise of Pixar?