Warning: Spoiler-heavy review! This week, we’re talking about sleazy directors, pompous playwrights, alcoholic detectives and a murderous Agatha Christie. Teresa and Bill Peschel from Peschel Press discuss “See How They Run,” a meta parody of the production of “The Mousetrap” starring Sam Rockwell and Saoirse Ronan.
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2:31 Christie’s future as a fictional character
5:02 What is a meta movie?
8:11 Adrien Brody at the heart of the movie
15:03 Inspector Stoppard and Constable Stalker play dominant roles
18:56 Riddled with Easter eggs
22:42 Stalker sends Stoppard to dreamland
25:26 A movie in which you want to pay attention
27:36 Dealing with mixed-race casting
30:44 Agatha’s role at the climax
08/14/23 • 39 min
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