96 Min Released Feb 12, 2016

#573: Hail, Caesar! / Top 5 Coen Bros. Characters

‘Funny looking’ is a perfectly good way to describe, say, Steve Buscemi in FARGO – or countless other memorable characters that make up the Coen Bros. universe. With their latest, HAIL, CAESAR!, Josh and Adam consider the whole funny looking bunch and force themselves to pick their Top 5 Coen Bros. Characters. Plus, a review of HAIL, CAESAR!, Massacre Theatre and more!
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0:00-3:17 - Billboard / Sponsors3:24-33:19 - Review: "Hail Caesar!"Music: Josh Rouse, "You Walked Through the Door"33:19-46:58 - Notes / Massacre Theatre46:58-53:48 – Top 5: Coen Bros Characters.Music: Josh Rouse, "Some Days I’m Golden All Night"1:03:00-1:11:19 - Donations1: 11:19 -1:33:46 - Top 5: Coen Characters cont.1:33:46-1:36:02 - Close

  • Josh Rouse NOTES Massacre Theatre winner: Beth Etter, Twin Cities, MN CORRECTIONS
  • Yes, Adam said "Llewyn" Moss when he meant "Llewelyn" Moss. LINKS
  • Mike Nichols quote about directing
  • Josh's review of "Hail, Caesar!"
  • Indiewire's Best Coen Brothers Characters
  • Rolling Stone's 25 Best Coen Characters
  • Kevin B. Lee's "Big Short" video essay
  • Laura's Squarespace quilting website
  • Mary-marry-merry merger
  • Kate chiding Rooney on Kimmel


Weekly film podcast and WBEZ radio show from Chicago featuring in-depth reviews, top 5 lists and interviews. Hosted by Adam Kempenaar and Josh Larsen. Part of the Panoply Network.

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