Like Mother, Like Son, Like Movies
About This Show
Movie podcast and excuse for Aharon Pelz and his mother Liisa to talk about their life long passion.
Topics vary from old to new, depending on what is playing at the cinema or if Liisa can get the dvd from the library.
Discussions flow through themes, concepts and connections related to the movie world. But usually they are just about a mother and son trying not to argue about the movies they saw.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Episode 53 - The Square
After Ruben Östlund’s memorable Force Majeure (2014), we were looking forward to his next film, The Square (2017). Especially after it won the Palme d’Or at Cannes Film Festival.
A satire about the art world seemed like a welcoming subject, but oh boy, the movie did not sat well with us. And we knew we had to talk about it. If for nothing else, just to get it out of our system. So abandon all hope, ye who enter here.
We discuss of course about what exactly went wrong here. About Östlunds previous films and how he constructs his own cinematic reality. And how Paul Verhoeven would have made that Ape Scene better.
Spoiler warnings: We talk openly about the plot of The Square.Read more »