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Arts & Entertainment with Chris & Randall

Oct 14, 2021

Chris and Randall explore the problem of representation when casting Jewish actors in Jewish roles.

Sarah Silverman on Jewface:

Topics discussed include:

Transparent (series)

Oct 7, 2021

Chris & Randall ask Bill Gucwa about his days making trailers for major studios.

Trailers mentioned include:

Frequency (2000)

The Majestic (2001)

Alien (1979)

Independence Day (1996)

Sep 30, 2021

Chris and Randall discuss movie and TV adaptations of works from other mediums. When do they work? When do they fail? How and why does this happen?

Topics discussed include:

Dear Evan Hansen (2021)
screen vs stage
Rent (2005)
Chicago (2002)
Grease (1978)
My Fair Lady (1964)
Betrayal (1983)

Sep 23, 2021

Chris and Randall discuss parasocial relationships in pop culture.

recorded September 22, 2021

Vixit us at

Sep 16, 2021

Chris and Randall discuss the arts & entertainment of amusement parks.

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Topics discussed include:

history of amusement parks
pleasure gardens
Tivoli Gardens