#31: The Definitive Bruce Willis

In one of our occasional episodes discussing which movie best defines an actor, director or genre’s style and influence, we debate the definitive Bruce Willis film. Is it the classic, maybe-best-action-movie-ever “Die Hard” or something else? http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedollartheater/tdt-31.mp3Podcast: Play in new…

Swiss Army Man

Swiss Army Man begins with Hank (Paul Dano), seemingly stranded on a desert island and about to kill himself. He changes his mind when Manny (Daniel Radcliffe), a special corpse with a spastic colon, washes onto the shore. There’s really…

Ghostbusters

We know the backdrop to the recent release of “Ghostbusters”: ridiculous internet-fueled fear of *gasp* women being cast in the remake of a beloved film. The only sin here is the existence of a remake, not the composition of its…